(28 Feb 2022)
has signed a management agreement with Cola Holdings and The
Westbury Hotel Limited to bring the luxury St. Regis brand to the
well-heeled area of Mayfair, London.
Located on the corner of Bond Street and Conduit
Street, the St. Regis London is expected to open in 2023.
Plans call for an extensive $122 million
dollar redevelopment and transformation of the former Westbury
Mayfair Hotel, with the addition of an eighth floor.
which is expected to open with 196 rooms and suites, will
be designed by Peter Newman-Earp of Morrison Design with interiors
by Richmond International.
Rendering of the lobby at The St. Regis London
Furthermore, the property is set to
receive an extension to the rear of the hotel, creating enhanced
public areas, along with renovations to the façade of the building
and the drop-off area outside of the main entrance.
include a signature restaurant, speakeasy jazz bar, fitness center
The St. Regis London will honor the building’s
heritage by retaining the iconic Polo Bar, originally designed for
the Phipps family of America, avid polo players and creators of
the Westbury Hotel in New York and London.
“This is a pivotal moment for St. Regis Hotels &
Resorts as we bring this cherished brand to the United Kingdom.
St. Regis offers an exquisite experience inspired by the
exceptional private retreats of its founding family, the Astors,
whose commitment to excellence, sophisticated style, and passion
for innovation continue to define the guest experience today,”
said George Fleck, Vice President and Global Brand Leader, St.
Regis Hotels & Resorts. “We are delighted to bring the brand’s
timeless legacy, cherished traditions and bespoke service to one
of the finest addresses in London and look forward to becoming the
city’s most glamorous destination for locals and travelers alike.”
Marriott currently operates 16 properties under
the St. Regis brand across Europe, the Middle East and Africa.