COMO The Halkin is a discreet, chic address at the very heart of London, providing access to Sloane Street’s shopping, Piccadilly’s theaters and Mayfair’s restaurants. Fast rail connections to Gatwick and Heathrow airports are between five to 15 minutes by taxi. Considered a contemporary classic, it is an insider’s retreat where serenity is proved the essence of the hotel experience. Interiors feature floor-to-ceiling marble bathrooms and crisp yet cosseting wool, silks and linens in cool taupes and creams.
COMO The Halkin is also home to Ametsa which serves authentic Basque cuisine using Britain’s freshest seasonal ingredients. For fast-track access to the capital, guests have use of an exceptional concierge team – for reservations at the hottest restaurants, for private drivers and for personal shoppers. Once experienced, you will come back again. COMO The Halkin has a modern spirit all of its own, with a commitment to privacy and
service of the most meaningful kind.
The Halkin’s 41 rooms and suites allow for both easy, relaxed downtime and efficient work. The relaxed aesthetic of the cossetting, light-filled spaces reflects the calm, cool, contemporary atmosphere of the original London boutique hotel.
With a Georgian-style exterior of brick, Portland stone and arching windows, The Halkin boasts a powerful and surprisingly serene sense of modern simplicity and light throughout its interiors, as well as in a quiet garden to its rear.
41 guest room and suites, designed by Laboratario Associati Italy
6 City Rooms: Airy double rooms providing a calm retreat made up of a king-size bed, generous desk space and large marble bathrooms.
6 Garden Rooms: Garden-facing double rooms offering generous space. Floor-to-ceiling marble bathrooms featuring bath and walk-in shower.
10 Halkin Rooms: Quiet, open-plan corner rooms including a comfortable sitting area, sofa and king-size bed. Rooms decorated in pale cream colors and warm Pomelé Sapele veneers. Marble bathrooms with walk-in shower.
6 Studio Suites: Because of their open-plan design, these suites feel unusually roomy. They feature a comfortable king-size bed, relaxing sitting area with sofa, generous desk space, separate dressing areas and marble bathroom.
9 Belgravia Suites: Italian elegance is paired with contemporary simplicity in these open plan, semi or fully partitioned suites. Each features a king-size bed, sitting area and sofa. Some have views over the private garden; others have high ceilings and unique, curved walls. A number feature spacious private balconies equipped with tables and chairs.
4 COMO Suites: Each COMO Suite, located on the hotel’s third and fourth floors, features a king-size bedroom as well as separate sitting area with a dining table for six. Large conservatory-style windows fill the rooms with light. COMO Suites are available with a second bedroom on request. Spacious private balconies, furnished with chairs and tables, are a feature of some COMO Suites.
As with all COMO Hotels and Resorts, cuisine is a key element of the experience at COMO The Halkin – an essential address for luxury dining in London.
Ametsa Open for lunch (Tuesday to Friday, 12.00 pm to 2.00 pm Saturday, 12.30 pm to 2.00 pm) and dinner (Monday to Saturday, 6.30 pm to 10.00 pm). Ametsa’s approach is rooted in the traditions of Basque cuisine, pairing the techniques of Spain’s Basque Country with seasonal British ingredients
A discreet, contemporary space for relaxed meetings by day and Martinis by night. An inventive tapas menu is available from midday until 2.00 pm and 6.00 pm until 9.00 pm, Monday to Saturday. In-room Dining 24-hour service featuring comfort classics and light alternatives.
Meetings and Events
At COMO Hotels and Resorts, we act as custodians, rather than managers, of each destination. We recognize the privileges and responsibilities of being part of the community and are committed to celebrating local culture, supporting the domestic economy and minimizing Their impact on the environment. Within COMO The Halkin we offer a trio of unique event venues. From cocktail parties to private dining, press days to wedding celebrations, special events at Their hotel always combine award-winning cuisine with acclaimed design and seamless service. We bring a personal approach to event planning, a philosophy that encompasses passionate staff who anticipate your every need.
COMO The Halkin’s principal event space is the private dining room adjacent to Ametsa, which seats up to 22 for lunch and dinner. Interiors echo the main Ametsa restaurant, with red leather benches and glass receptacles filled with spices forming wave-like contour on the ceiling. For larger occasions, some clients commandeer Ametsa itself, seating up to 68 people. The focal point of this spacious, contemporary room is a wave-like ceiling, with lacquered walls that create a calm, light-filled interior.
A more intimate and residential feel is possible with COMO The Halkin’s comfortable, light-filled COMO Suites, which are ideal for gatherings of up to eight. Located on the third and fourth floors, the rooms are drenched with lovely natural light from large conservatory-style windows. In the sitting area, a dining table for six can host intimate meals or small professional events
Health and Fitness
COMO The Halkin has a 49 sq m gym equipped with treadmills, cross trainer, stationary fitness bikes and free weights. COMO The Halkin’s guests also have access to the COMO Shambhala Urban Escape at COMO Metropolitan London, just a 10-minute walk away. Asian-inspired treatments include reflexology, facials (including Dr. Perricone, Dr. Hauschka and Guinot), Thai massage as well as Reiki and yoga.
Wellness by COMO Shambhala
As a top London boutique hotel, COMO The Halkin offers a crisp gym, personal training, yoga instruction and jogging access to Hyde Park. In-room COMO Shambhala spa treatments can be easily arranged, or a visit to COMO Shambhala Urban Escape at Their nearby sister hotel, COMO Metropolitan London
COMO The Halkin is perfectly situated in a quiet residential street in London’s leafy Belgravia, close to Hyde Park, Knights bridge shopping and the heart of the British capital. A city continually evolving and always surprising, London sets the bar for the rest of the world when it comes to luxury, fashion, design and gastronomy.