Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group has unveiled plans for its third hotel in London, slated to welcome guests in 2028. Mandarin Oriental Bankside, London will be located on the city’s South Bank, offering views across the Thames to St Paul’s Cathedral, and easily accessible to the city and West End theatre and shopping precincts.
Part of the larger Bankside Yards development, Mandarin Oriental Bankside, London is expected to feature 171 rooms and 70 branded Residences of Mandarin Oriental, along with wellness and fitness facilities including s 25 metre lap pool, a Spa at Mandarin Oriental, four culinary outlets and event spaces.
The Residences at Mandarin Oriental will feature a sky lobby lounge and a private roof garden.
“We are excited to announce the development of Mandarin Oriental Bankside, London, which will be a significant addition to the Bankside Yards development and our third Mandarin Oriental property in London,” said James Riley, Group Chief Executive of Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group.
“We look forward to working with our partners to create a world-class hotel and branded residences that will undoubtedly become a landmark destination in London’s South Bank.”
“Bankside Yards is a best-in-class mixed-use destination, devised by Native Land and its partners in the most central riverside location in London. The arrival of a Mandarin Oriental hotel and branded residences will be one of the most important elements in our intention to offer the very best amenities side-by- side with world-class cultural institutions, top-tier businesses and a rich and varied community,” said Alasdair Nicholls, Chief Executive of Native Land, the developer.
Mandarin Oriental currently operates the Mandarin Oriental Hyde Park, which reopened following a massive refurbishment in 2019. The Group is expecting to debut its second property in the British capital, Mandarin Oriental Mayfair, London in the coming months.