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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
 
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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
 
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Athenaeum Hotel London
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £187  27% off
116 Piccadilly, W1J | Same location as The Whisky Bar
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