WHAT’S IT LIKE?
I walked proper previous the lodge with out seeing it.
I used to be imagined to be reviewing a Hilton however the handle Google Maps had taken me to regarded extra like a high-end lodge in London’s Shoreditch or New York’s stylish meatpacking district.
The Hilton London Bankside has clearly taken cues from different design-led lodges.
Opened in 2015 in London’s Bankside quarter, it has a retro-throwback look.
Suppose old style gentle bulbs, leather-based chairs, uncovered brick and arty, mock animal heads on the partitions. The lodge additionally boasts an indoor pool, gymnasium and The Distillery, a specialist gin bar.
ROOMS ANY GOOD?
The beds are simply as comfortable as you’d anticipate from any Hilton.
Rooms are a great measurement with good design and a unbelievable giant bathe.
EAT HERE OR GRAB A PIZZA?
Eat right here, even should you’re not sleeping right here.
The upscale Oxbo restaurant has an open kitchen the place cooks prepare dinner in entrance of company.
I braved the Dorset snails with prosciutto on grilled sourdough, adopted by pot-roasted rump of lamb.
The breakfast unfold was additionally high notch, with sizzling English staples and loads of chilly continental choices, too.
Partnering with native companies and the London Wildlife Belief, the lodge has created Fox Marks The Spot, a design and nature path round Bankside.
Company can go on the hunt for 49 hidden fox designs and artworks together with a gold and silver fox created by jewelry designer Alex Monroe and a big set up marking an entrance to Flat Iron Sq., one of many space’s finest summer time meals stall and watering holes.
SO YOU’D GO BACK?
Yep, particularly for the meals.
WHAT’S THE DAMAGE?
One evening room-only is from £117pp based mostly on two sharing. See hilton.com/en.