Book your room at 51 Buckingham Gate, Taj Suites and Residences
Hotel in London near Buckingham Palace
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This 5-star London townhouse hotel is within walking distance to Buckingham Palace, Westminster Cathedral, and the James Park Tube Station. Big Ben is also about a 5-minute walk away.
At 51 Buckingham Gate, Spa at 51 offers exclusive 'made-to-measure' Anne Sémonin and Osmium for Men treatments, just off the award-winning courtyard garden.
Guest suites feature limestone floors and contemporary interiors. Many overlook the courtyard garden. Kitchens are fully equipped. Living areas include printers, CD players, and DVD players.Information missing or incorrect? Tell us!
51 Buckingham Gate, Taj Suites and Residences
Located in the heart of London's historical district, 51 Buckingham Gate, Taj Suites and Residences features a private courtyard garden with a fountain and Shakespearean frieze. This elegant 5-star townhouse hotel offers in-house dining at the Michelin-starred Quilon restaurant, Bistro 51, and Bank Westminster. The hotel also features the Hamptons Bar and Zander Bar. Guests are served an English or continental breakfast in The Library lounge, where afternoon tea and cocktails are also available daily.
Spa at 51 features massage, beauty, and body treatments. A 24-hour fitness facility and steam rooms are included. A discreet off-street entrance provides access to the lobby, and airport shuttle services may be requested in advance. 51 Buckingham Gate also offers an extensive DVD library, free wireless Internet access, and concierge services. Meeting rooms include a telepresence room for virtual meetings, and a 24-hour business center is on site.
- 24-hour front desk
- Airport transportation (surcharge)
- Total number of rooms - 86
- Babysitting or childcare
- Number of floors - 7
- Breakfast available (surcharge)
- Coffee shop or café
- Complimentary newspapers in lobby
- Dry cleaning/laundry service
- 24-hour fitness facilities
- Full-service spa
- Free Wi-Fi
- One meeting room
- Laundry facilities
- Limo or Town Car service available
- Spa treatment room(s)
- Multilingual staff
- Safe-deposit box at front desk
- Steam room
- Wedding services
- Concierge services
- Wired (high-speed) Internet access - surcharge
- Tours/ticket assistance
- 24-hour business center
Available in all rooms: Free Wi-Fi , Wired internet access ( 9.99 GBP per day )
Available in some public areas: Free Wi-Fi , Wired (high-speed) Internet access - surcharge
- Premium TV channels
- DVD player
- Pay movies
- Premium bedding
- Hypo-allergenic bedding available
- Separate sitting area
- Complimentary newspaper
- Air conditioning
- Coffee/tea maker
- Complimentary bottled water
- Cookware, dishware, and utensils
- Daily housekeeping
- Turndown service
- Designer toiletries
- Private bathroom
- Hair dryer
- In-room massage available
- In-room childcare (surcharge)
- Satellite TV service
- Iron/ironing board
- In-room safe
- Cribs/infant beds available
- Climate control
- Free Wi-Fi
- Separate bathtub and shower
- Complimentary toiletries
- Room service (24 hours)
- Wired high-speed Internet access (surcharge)
- iPod docking station
- Separate dining area
- Pillow menu
- LCD TV
- Espresso maker
Where to Eat
The Library - English and Continental breakfast, served by butlers, as well as lunch, afternoon tea, and dinner.
Bistro 51 - International cuisine in a relaxed and informal atmosphere. Dishes made with locally sourced produce using the freshest ingredients and a variety of seasonal dishes. Informal dining for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.
Quilon - Serves Southwest coastal Indian cuisine for lunch and dinner. Recently refurbished. Sister restaurant of the famous Bombay Brasserie; Chef Sriram Aylur was awarded a Michelin star in January 2008.
Bank Westminster - Serves classic British fare with a modern twist. Conservatory seating overlooking the courtyard.
Courtyard at 51 - Al fresco dining during the summer.
The Hamptons Bar - Serves afternoon tea or a light meal.
Zander Bar - Serves cocktails from neo-martinis to classic favourites.
In-room dining - Available 24 hours. Guests may entertain up to 10 people in their suites.
Nearby Things to Do
Recreational amenities at the hotel include a sauna, a steam room, and a fitness facility.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.
- Scooter/moped rentals nearby
- Bicycle rentals nearby
- Hiking/biking trails nearby
- Aerobics on site
- Yoga classes/instruction on site
The Spa at 51, located off the courtyard garden, offers a holistic approach to client care. Services at the Spa at 51 feature exclusive custom treatments and products from Anne Sémonin and Osmium for Men treatments.
The Fitness Centre is home to an aerobics studio with a variety of workouts and classes. The 24-hour facilities include treadmills equipped with LCD TVs, rowing machines, a sauna, and steam rooms.
- Body wraps
- Body scrubs
- Ayurvedic treatments
- Body treatments
- Facial treatments
- Sauna in spa
To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.
- Accessible path of travel
- Accessible bathroom
- Roll-in shower
- Accessible parking
- In-room accessibility
- Accessibility equipment for the deaf
- Braille or raised signage
Check-in time starts at 3 PM
Check-out time is noon
You need to know
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.
- No onsite parking is available.
- Breakfast fee: GBP 40.00 per person (approximately)
- Fee for in-room high-speed Internet (wired): GBP 9.99 per day (rates may vary)
- Rollaway bed fee: GBP 30.00 per night
We should mention
This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.