The Whisky Bar

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The Athenaeum, Mayfair, 116 Piccadilly, London W1J 7BJ†
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12pm-11pm

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With a choice of more than 300 whiskies sourced from across the world, The Whisky Bar in the Athenaeum boasts more options than any other hotel bar in London. From the £7.50 Teachers blend to the £169 50-year-old Mortlach, there's something for all tastes and budgets. Further to the whisky, there's a selection of champagne, cocktails, gin and slim to choose from, all of which can be enjoyed in one of the bar's intimate corners. Plus, a menu of tempting nibbles and whisky and cheese pairings are available.

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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

Green Park Tube Station
5 minutes walk
Hyde Park Corner Tube Station
5 minutes walk
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

Victoria Railway Station
13 minutes walk
Charing Cross Railway Station
20 minutes walk
Car Parks

Car Parks

Carrington Street NCP
2 minutes walk
Hilton Hotel NCP
3 minutes walk

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Hotels near The Whisky Bar

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Athenaeum Hotel London
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel † from £159† 30% off
116 Piccadilly, W1J | Same location as The Whisky Bar
Situated opposite Royal Parks and Buckingham Palace, and just down the road from national museums and galleries, the Athenaeum is an intimate five-star hotel in Mayfair, ... More
The Park Lane Hotel London
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel † from £134† 22% off
1 Piccadilly, W1J | 1 minute from The Whisky Bar
From the old-style art deco of Bracewells Restaurant and Palm Court to the swish contemporary character of Citrus Restaurant and Café, the public areas in this ... More
Four Seasons London Park Lane
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel † from £267† 38% off
Hamilton Place Park Lane, W1J | 1 minute from The Whisky Bar
The Four Seasons London Park Lane reopened in January 2011followed a stunning refurbishment. A glitteringly exclusive hotel, tucked into a side-street just off one of London's ... More
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The Met Bar
London > Nightlife > Bars
Metropolitan Hotel, 19 Old Park Lane, Mayfair, London W1K | 2 minutes from The Whisky Bar
The Met Bar was synonymous with celebrities in the nineties - Kate Moss and her clan were among the A-list regulars - and it still gets ... More
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Bar 45
London > Nightlife > Bars
45 Park Lane, W1K | 4 minutes from The Whisky Bar
Located above the hotel's restaurant, CUT, Bar 45 is a stylish cocktail bar that's ideal for a sophisticated evening sipping on cocktails. The décor is sleek, ... More
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The Rivoli Bar
London > Nightlife > Bars
The Ritz Hotel, St James's, London W1J | 6 minutes from The Whisky Bar
The Rivoli Bar, an intimate cocktail lounge within the famous Ritz Hotel, re-opened in 2001 after a closure of some twenty years with interiors stylishly updated ... More
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Whisky Mist
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
London Hilton Hotel, 35 Hertford Street, W1J | 2 minutes from The Whisky Bar
London's renowned celebrity hotspot - a favourite haunt for every class of celeb from footballers to royals - returns in 2014 after an extensive two-month refurbishment. ... More
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Ye Grapes
London > Nightlife > Pubs
16 Shepherd Market, Mayfair, London W1J | 3 minutes from The Whisky Bar
Built in 1882 this gorgeous Victorian pub could be the perfect spot for a night out, if you can find it, that is. Very close to ... More
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Funky Buddha
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
15 Berkeley Street, Mayfair, London W1J | 5 minutes from The Whisky Bar
Between the Victorian elegance of Berkley Square and the Imperial magnificence of Piccadilly, you might be surprised to find a club that oozes with Eastern decadence, ... More
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Wicked
London > Events > Theatre †Dates: 1st August 2010 to 21st March 2015 - Various Times
Apollo Victoria Theatre, 17 Wilton Road, Victoria, London SW1V | 12 minutes from The Whisky Bar
'The Untold Story of the Witches of Oz' introduces us to some very familiar characters, years before they met Dorothy. One of them is a clever, ...More
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The 39 Steps
London > Events > Theatre †Dates: 14th September 2006 to 28th March 2015 - Various Times
Criterion Theatre, 218-223 Piccadilly, Piccadilly Circus, St James's, London SW1Y | 13 minutes from The Whisky Bar
Hitchcock's 1935 movie is a masterpiece of sustained adventure, as the hero - framed for murder - becomes both pursuer and prey for a shadowy international ...More
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Matilda The Musical
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Cambridge Theatre, Earlham Street, Seven Dials, Soho, London W1D | 13 minutes from The Whisky Bar
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St James Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
12 Palace Street, Westminster, London SW1E | 9 minutes from The Whisky Bar
Billed by its operators as 'the first newly built central London theatre in 30 years', St James Theatre opens to ... More
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Victoria Palace Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Victoria Street, Victoria, London SW1E | 11 minutes from The Whisky Bar
The exterior of the Victoria Palace is among the most impressive of any theatre in London. Before the advent of air travel, the giant arch, dome ... More
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Criterion Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
218-223 Piccadilly, Piccadilly Circus, Soho, London W1V | 13 minutes from The Whisky Bar
The tiny entrance of the Criterion Theatre is almost invisible among the massive advertisements, traffic and crowds of Piccadilly Circus. To ignore it, however, is to ... More
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Wellington Arch
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Hyde Park Corner, Belgravia, London W1J | 4 minutes from The Whisky Bar
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Apsley House
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
149 Piccadilly, Hyde Park Corner, Belgravia, London W1J | 4 minutes from The Whisky Bar
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Spencer House
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
27 St James's Place, St James's, London SW1A | 6 minutes from The Whisky Bar
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Simon Carter Mayfair
London > Shopping > Menswear
34 Shepherd Market, W1J | 3 minutes from The Whisky Bar
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Heywood Hill
London > Shopping > Books
10 Curzon Street, Mayfair, London W1J | 3 minutes from The Whisky Bar
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Geo F Trumper
London > Shopping > Hair and Grooming
9 Curzon Street, Mayfair, London W1J | 3 minutes from The Whisky Bar
Famous barber frequented by famous faces offering the full works, even manicures. Men can learn how to shave properly with a special training session.... More
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Bulloch's
London > Restaurants > French restaurants
The Athenaeum Hotel, 116 Piccadilly, Mayfair, London W1J | Same location as The Whisky Bar
French cuisine ... More
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The Athenaeum
London > Restaurants > British restaurants
116 Piccadilly, W1J | Same location as The Whisky Bar
The Athenaeum's in-house restaurant prides itself in high quality food that's suitable for every occasion, including intimate meals, business dinners and celebratory cocktails. Serving breakfast, lunch ... More
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The Athenaeum Afternoon Tea
London > Restaurants > Afternoon Tea
116 Piccadilly, Mayfair, W1J | Same location as The Whisky Bar
Having received the Tea Guild's prestigious award for 'Top London Afternoon Tea 2012', the Athenaeum promises a delectable dining experience. Known for their quintessentially English ... More
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L'Atelier des Chefs
London > Education > Adult Education
19 Wigmore Street, W1U | 16 minutes from The Whisky Bar
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Cookery School
London > Education > Cookery Courses
15B Little Portland Street, W1W | 17 minutes from The Whisky Bar
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La Cucina Caldesi
London > Education > Cookery Courses
118 Marylebone Lane, Marylebone, London W1U | 18 minutes from The Whisky Bar
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The Athenaeum Spa
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
The Athenaeum, 116 Piccadilly, W1J | Same location as The Whisky Bar
The Athenaeum Spa promises to revive and rejuvenate its guests with the help of bespoke REN treatments and Elemis pampering. Treatment options include a Moroccan rose ... More
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Four Seasons Hotel Park Lane Spa
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
Hamilton Place, Park Lane, Mayfair, London W1J | 2 minutes from The Whisky Bar
Few spas come with views like this. Situated on the 10th floor of the Four Seasons Park Lane Hotel, the luxury spa treatments are perfectly complimented ... More
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Green Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Piccadilly, St James's, London W1J | 3 minutes from The Whisky Bar
Although many of the parks in London are officially owned by the sovereign, it is the four central London parks (one of which is Green Park) ... More
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Ye Grapes
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16 Shepherd Market, Mayfair, London W1J | 3 minutes from The Whisky Bar
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The Only Running Footman
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
5 Charles Street, Mayfair, London W1J | 5 minutes from The Whisky Bar
One of two venues belonging to The Meredith Group who also run The Portman in Portman Village, The Only Running Footman is a popular pub, restaurant ... More
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Punch Bowl
London > Nightlife > Pubs
41 Farm Street, Mayfair, London W1J | 6 minutes from The Whisky Bar
Famous for its famous owner, the Punch Bowl became a celebrity hang-out when Guy Ritchie split up with Madonna. The director of 'Lock, Stock & Two ... More
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Dartmouth House (English-Speaking Union)
London > Business > Venue Hire
37 Charles Street, The English-Speaking Union - Dartmouth House, Mayfair, Mayfair, London W1J | 4 minutes from The Whisky Bar
... More
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The May Fair
London > Business > Venue Hire
Stratton Street, Mayfair, London W1J | 5 minutes from The Whisky Bar
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The Dorchester Hotel
London > Business > Venue Hire
54 Park Lane, Mayfair, London W1K | 5 minutes from The Whisky Bar
One of the most famous hotels in England, The Dorchester is a stunning Art Deco curve, overlooking the expanses of the Royal Parks. This is the ... More
 
 

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We Will Remember Them: London's Great War Memorials
Exhibitions | Until 30th November 2014 

Wellington Arch 4 minutes walk from The Whisky Bar

Commemorating the First World War, English Heritage presents We Will Remember Them: London's Great War Memorials at The Quadriga Gallery, ...More

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The Royal Mews forms part of Buckingham Palace and houses the carriages and horses used by the Queen and the ...More

 
The First Georgians: Art & Monarchy 1714-60: Talk
Exhibitions | Until 12th October 2014 

The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace 7 minutes walk from The Whisky Bar

Special introductory talk by an exhibition guide....More

The First Georgians: Art and Monarchy 1714-1760
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Exhibitions | Until 12th October 2014 

The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace 7 minutes walk from The Whisky Bar

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Buckingham Palace 7 minutes walk from The Whisky Bar

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Exclusive Evening Tour Of The State Rooms,
Tours | Until 28th September 2014 

Buckingham Palace 7 minutes walk from The Whisky Bar

An evening tour of the state rooms of Buckingham Palace....More

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Tours | Until 28th September 2014 

Buckingham Palace 7 minutes walk from The Whisky Bar

Every summer inquisitive visitors get the chance to look round Buckingham Palace and admire the interiors of the principal royal ...More

 
RA Editions Presents: Inky Fingered Thinkers
Exhibitions | Until 8th October 2014 

Royal Academy of Arts 9 minutes walk from The Whisky Bar

An exhibition of limited-edition prints by Royal Academicians, graduates and associated artists, all created on site in the Schools workshops ...More

Dream, Draw, Work: Architectural Drawings By Norman Shaw RA
Exhibitions | Until 26th October 2014 

Royal Academy of Arts 9 minutes walk from The Whisky Bar

Drawings by the late-19th-century British architect known for designing country houses such as Cragside in Northumberland, and renovating the area ...More

Radical Geometry: Modern Art of South America from the Patricia Phelps de Cisneros Collection
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Royal Academy of Arts 9 minutes walk from The Whisky Bar

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