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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
 
2 minutes walk
 
Hilton Hotel NCP
 
3 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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Athenaeum Hotel London
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £187  38% 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
 
 
 
Park Lane Mews Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £70  35% off
2 Stanhope Row, W1J | 2 minutes from The Whisky Bar
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London Hilton on Park Lane
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £164  21% off
22 Park Lane, W1K | 3 minutes from The Whisky Bar
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45 Park Lane, Hyde Park, London W1K | 4 minutes from The Whisky Bar
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London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
London Hilton Hotel, 35 Hertford Street, Mayfair, London W1J | 2 minutes from The Whisky Bar
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Funky Buddha
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15 Berkeley Street, Mayfair, London W1J | 5 minutes from The Whisky Bar
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The Whisky Bar, Buckingham Palace Road, SW1A | 7 minutes from The Whisky Bar
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The Whisky Bar, Birdcage Walk, SW1A | 7 minutes from The Whisky Bar
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Victoria Street, Victoria, London SW1E | 11 minutes from The Whisky Bar
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9 Curzon Street, Mayfair, London W1J | 3 minutes from The Whisky Bar
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The Park Lane Hotel, Piccadilly, Green Park, Mayfair, London W1J | 1 minute from The Whisky Bar
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The Athenaeum, 116 Piccadilly, Mayfair, London W1J | Same location as The Whisky Bar
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London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
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London > Restaurants > Gastropub
5 Charles Street, Mayfair, London W1J | 5 minutes from The Whisky Bar
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Punch Bowl
London > Nightlife > Pubs
41 Farm Street, Mayfair, London W1J | 6 minutes from The Whisky Bar
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37 Charles Street, The English-Speaking Union - Dartmouth House, Mayfair, Mayfair, London W1J | 4 minutes from The Whisky Bar
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Stratton Street, Mayfair, London W1J | 5 minutes from The Whisky Bar
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54 Park Lane, Mayfair, London W1K | 5 minutes from The Whisky Bar
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Queen Victoria's Palace
Queen Victoria's Palace
Exhibitions | Until 29th September 2019 

Buckingham Palace 7 minutes walk from The Whisky Bar

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Leonardo da Vinci: A Life In Drawing
Leonardo da Vinci: A Life In Drawing
Exhibitions | Until 13th October 2019 

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

To celebrate Leonardo da Vinci, who died 500 years ago, the Royal Collection, which owns the world's "most eye-popping hoard ...More

 
Summer Opening of the State Rooms at Buckingham Palace
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Tours | Until 29th September 2019 

Buckingham Palace 7 minutes walk from The Whisky Bar

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Exhibitions | Until 27th October 2019 

Royal Academy of Arts 9 minutes walk from The Whisky Bar

Over 60 paintings by 'Finland's Munch' go on display at the Royal Academy of Arts in the first major exhibition ...More

 
Antony Gormley
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Exhibitions | Until 3rd December 2019 

Royal Academy of Arts 9 minutes walk from The Whisky Bar

Well known for using his own form as a recurring feature in his works, Angel of the North sculptor Antony ...More

 
Felix Vallotton: Painter Of Disquiet
Exhibitions | Until 29th September 2019 

Royal Academy of Arts 9 minutes walk from The Whisky Bar

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Exhibitions | On 10th September 2019 

Waterstone's - Piccadilly 11 minutes walk from The Whisky Bar

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Exhibitions | Until 1st December 2019 

Waterstone's - Piccadilly 11 minutes walk from The Whisky Bar

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The Secret Commonwealth: The Book of Dust Volume Two
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Waterstone's - Piccadilly 11 minutes walk from The Whisky Bar

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