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The Athenaeum, Mayfair, 116 Piccadilly, London W1J 7BJ
 
 
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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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Green Park Tube Station
 
5 minutes walk
 
Hyde Park Corner Tube Station
 
5 minutes walk
 
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Victoria Railway Station
 
13 minutes walk
 
Charing Cross Railway Station
 
20 minutes walk
 
 
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Carrington Street NCP
 
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Hilton Hotel NCP
 
3 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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Athenaeum Hotel London
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £187  41% 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 Hotel & Residences is an independent, award-winning ... More
 
 
 
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London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £78  27% off
2 Stanhope Row, W1J | 2 minutes from The Whisky Bar
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22 Park Lane, W1K | 3 minutes from The Whisky Bar
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41 Farm Street, Mayfair, London W1J | 6 minutes from The Whisky Bar
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Leonardo da Vinci: A Life In Drawing
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Exhibitions | Until 13th October 2019 

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

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Exhibitions | Until 23rd June 2019 

Royal Academy of Arts 9 minutes walk from The Whisky Bar

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Royal Academy Summer Exhibition
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Exhibitions | Until 12th August 2019 

Royal Academy of Arts 9 minutes walk from The Whisky Bar

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Toast
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Theatre | Until 3rd August 2019 

The Other Palace Theatre 9 minutes walk from The Whisky Bar

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Victoria Palace Theatre 11 minutes walk from The Whisky Bar

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Theatre | Until 23rd May 2020 

Apollo Victoria Theatre 12 minutes walk from The Whisky Bar

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St James's Market 13 minutes walk from The Whisky Bar

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