The Milestone Hotel and Residences

Description

Cheneston's Restaurant is situated within the luxurious 5-star Milestone Hotel and offers guests a truly British experience. 

A short walk from South Kensington and Knightsbridge, Cheneston's Restaurant offers a perfect destination for dinner with colleagues, friends or family. With close proximity to Royal Albert Hall and opposite Kensington Palace, The Milestone is steeped in tradition, luxury and opulence.

With rich décor, fine mahogany furniture and Victorian leaded windows, guests are welcome to enjoy warming signature dishes inspired by the hotel's founder, Beatrice Tollman, which are served alongside a range of delicious British options, such as Scottish salmon cured by H.Forman & Son, London’s oldest smokery and carved right at your table, and delicious daily roasts presented on a silver trolley. The restaurant team strive to create innovative dishes using the finest British ingredients. Pair these with a choice of over 300 expertly selected vintage wines for your pleasure. 

 

Afternoon Tea 

The Milestone Hotel and Residences offers a Royal Afternoon Tea in celebration of The Milestone Hotel's treasured position opposite Kensington Palace- for more details and latest availability please visit Afternoon Tea at The Milestone Hotel

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In celebration of the long-awaited World Premiere of the new James Bond film 'No Time To Die' at the neighbouring Royal Albert Hall, The Milestone Hotel and Residences are celebrating with a series of exclusive dinners and offers:

 

Limited Edition The Art of Bond Afternoon Tea - available 27th September to 10th October 

From 27th Sept – 10th Oct The Milestone Hotel is excited to offer guests a limited edition experience: The Art of Bond Afternoon Tea as part of its celebration of the film’s release No Time to Die. The Royal Albert Hall, within walking of The Milestone Hotel, will host the long-awaited World premiere of the film with what will sure to be a star-studded audience. Enjoy a quintessential Afternoon Tea, the ultimate British Experience in the 5* luxury of The Milestone Hotel and Residences accompanied by a Martini – shaken not stirred of course!

£73 per person available daily 

 

Special Events: The Art of Bond Dinner Series: The Art of Bond: Casino Royale

Inspired by the novels and films, delve into the world’s most renowned special agent with an evening of glamour, intrigue, and indulgence.

The Milestone is delighted to partner with Linda Hugo of Beyond Curated and Richard Bagnold to present “Casino Royale”, in celebration of the release of the 25th James Bond film, due to air in October. This extra-special experience will begin with a Champagne and canapé reception in The Milestone's beautiful Conservatory and later, enjoy a pre-dinner game in the Windsor Suite. Take a spin on our roulette table with professional Mayfair trained croupiers who are happy to assist and share their experience of London's most prestigious casino clubs.

Our guests will then dine exactly like Bond, enjoying the very meals experienced by the man himself in the spectacular setting of Cheneston's. Journey through a one-of-a-kind Bond menu of delicious courses, inspired by the original Ian Fleming novels and expertly recrafted by Richard and our Executive Chef Daniel Putz. Each plate, taken from a different Fleming novel, has its own tale to tell.

Date: 25th September
Time: Welcome drinks from 6.15pm | Seating at 7.45pm
Price: £340 per person

  • Welcome canapé reception in the Conservatory with Vintage 2005 Taittinger Blanc de Blancs Champagne
  • Casino games in The Windsor Suite
  • Five-course Bond-themed menu with coffee and petit fours
  • Paired wines can be added for an additional £40

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Seasonal Celebrations at The Milestone Hotel and Residences 

Thanksgiving Dinner  Thursday 25th Nov
Thanksgiving is a time to connect with friends and family to express gratitude for all that they do.
Celebrate this year's Thanksgiving in the heart of Kensington with The Milestone Hotel with our dedicated Thanksgiving menu, accompanied by all the trimmings.
From Sweetcorn Chowder to traditional Turkey, pumpkins to pecan pie, you can say a genuine 'Happy Thanksgiving' with your loved ones, right in the heart of London.
Time: 17h30 - 22h30
Price: £85 per person / £42.50 for children up to 12 years old

 

Festive Afternoon Tea

Pair your Afternoon Tea with a cup of tea from our fine loose-leaf single estate tea selection, Hot chocolate or freshly brewed Illy coffee and for a little festive sparkle why not add a glass of perfectly chilled Champagne. Served daily between 1pm and 5pm in the elegant Park Lounge, contemporary Conservatory and Cheneston’s Restaurant. 

Traditional Festive Afternoon Tea 58 per person / Champagne Festive Afternoon Tea 68 per person. 

Available from 24th November 2021 until 2nd January 2021 (Excluding Christmas Day)

 

Christmas Eve Dinner 

Listen to carols as you enjoy a five-course dinner before the festivities of the big day.

Private rooms are available on request with a minimum spend/hire fee.

Time: 6pm | 6.30pm sitting for carols
Location: Cheneston's Restaurant
Price: £175 per person | £87.50 for children under 12 years of age

 

Christmas Day Lunch 

Guests are welcome to celebrate this special day with an exquisite five-course menu to enjoy with your loved ones. With a selection of dishes to suit all palates, The Milestone Hotel offers sittings throughout the day. Children are welcome. 

Time: Sittings available from 12.30 pm - 6 pm
Price: £259 per person | £129.50 for children under 12 years of age

 

New Year's Eve Gala Dinner  - 31st December 2021

Celebrate the New Year in style with a fabulous 5-course Dinner

Executive Chef: Daniel Putz
Time: 8pm onwards
Price: £235 per person | £117.50 for children under 12 years of age

 

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Private Dining at The Milestone Hotel and Residences: 
When planning a private celebration, from intimate family gatherings to larger events, The Milestone has everything in hand. Your dedicated Events Coordinator is here to assist you at every stage: they will listen to your requirements, offer guidance and advice, and ensure everything takes place exactly as you wish.

  • Meetings & Events: Choosing The Milestone for a meeting or event means you can be assured of the latest in state-of-the-art audio/video technology as well as wireless broadband internet access throughout the hotel, keeping you seamlessly in touch with the office and the world whilst on the move. All this is discreetly provided within a setting reminiscent of a stately home, and accompanied by service which is second-to-none.
  • Special Celebration: Glittering parties, private dining, stylish family gatherings, baby showers and birthdays deserve a venue that reflects the magnificence of the occasion. The Milestone Hotel & Residences, with its five-star grandeur, spectacular decor and attentive staff, is the enchanting venue that turns a great event into a magical one.
  • Weddings: It is hard to imagine a more romantic setting in which to celebrate your most special day. Opposite Kensington Palace and Gardens, home to Prince William and The Duchess of Cambridge, The Milestone is steeped in romantic history, each room with its own story to tell.

Licensed for civil ceremonies, The Milestone provides the perfect venue for an intimate celebration with traditional British style and unrivalled service. Our expert team of chefs, sommeliers, waiting staff and event organisers will put your mind at ease and prepare the setting for the happiest day of your life.  Every aspect of your wedding will be attended to with meticulous skill, style, and subtle precision. The elegant and romantic Victorian magnificence of the hotel lends itself superbly to such occassions - professional floral displays to complement the colours of the wedding party can be arranged, our expert team can assist in guiding you along the way.

Whatever the celebration, whether it's a wedding, anniversary, birthday party, wine tasting, cocktail masterclass or an introduction to the art of sabrage, an event held at The Milestone will be cherished for years to come. 

What's on

Festive Afternoon Tea
The Milestone Hotel and Residences Festive Afternoon Tea Enjoy Christmas celebrations in the heart of Kensington with the opulent MilestoneHotel…

Wed, 24th Nov 2021 - Sun, 2nd Jan 2022

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Christmas Eve Dinner
Christmas Eve Dinner at The Milestone Hotel and Residences Listen to carols as you enjoy a five-course dinner before the festivities of the…

Fri, 24th Dec 2021 @ 12:30 - 18:00

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Christmas Day Lunch
Christmas Day Dining Experience with The Milestone Hotel and Residences  Guests are welcome to celebrate this special day with an exquisite…

Sat, 25th Dec 2021 @ 12:30 - 18:00

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New Year's Eve Dinner
New Year's Eve Gala Dinner hosted at Cheneston's Restaurant  The Milestone Hotel and Residences  31st December 2021 Celebrate the New Year…

Fri, 31st Dec 2021 @ 18:00 - 22:00

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Offers

Offer Availability
Limited Edition: The Art of Bond Afternoon Tea
To celebrate the release of James Bond's new film No Time To Die, The Milestone are celebrating with an Afternoon Tea paired with an exquisite Martini - shaken not stirred of course! £73 per person
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Saturday
Sunday

Info

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Hours

Day Open Close Notes
Monday 7:00 23:00
Tuesday 7:00 23:00
Wednesday 7:00 23:00
Thursday 7:00 23:00
Friday 7:00 23:00
Saturday 7:00 23:00
Sunday 7:00 23:00

Location

Address

The Milestone Hotel and Residences, 1 Kensington Court, W8 5DL

Area

Kensington

Nearest Station

High Street Kensington (Tube)

Menus

  • Cuisines

    This venue serves British and Fine Dining food.

Private Hire

Name Type Capacity
Seated
Capacity
Standing
Cost Min spend
Midweek*
Min spend
Weekend*
Cheneston's Restaurant Private Room 22 30 - - -

Exclusive private hire of the restaurant is available subject to availability, prices are available on request.

Oratory Private Room 8 8 - - -

 

For those special occasions, elegant private dinners, business lunches, working breakfasts or leisurely afternoon teas, the circular Oratory, with its ornate vaulted ceiling and wood panelling is ideal. Located next to the main restaurant, (and once the private chapel of the original house in the 1600s), the Oratory provides an enchanting space for up to eight guests.

Event facilities include:

  • Complimentary wireless high-speed broadband internet access
  • Full secretarial support, business services and IT/AV support available
  • Natural daylight
  • Additional services such as flowers, menus, place setting cards, entertainment and ice carvings available on request

Prices are available on request

The Windsor Suite Private Room 30 40 - - -

The Windsor Suite is an aged pine panelled executive boardroom complete with a butler’s pantry, full air-conditioning and an abundance of natural daylight. The Windsor is perfect for executive boardroom meetings and presentations as well as bespoke events such as wedding receptions and private dining.

Event facilities include:

  • Customised menus offered featuring an international cuisine with an extensive selection of fine wines
  • Wireless High Speed Broadband Internet Access
  • Fax, ISDN, modem points and multiple direct dial phone lines
  • Full secretarial support and business services
  • Laptop and mobile phone hire
  • IT support
  • Natural daylight
  • State of the art audio visual technology available
  • Specially themed meeting breaks
  • Video teleconferencing facilities
  • Wheelchair access to Map and Windsor Suite
  • Additional services such as flowers, menus, place setting cards, entertainment and ice carvings available on request

Prices are available on request.

The Map Room Private Room 6 10 - - -

The oak panelled Map Room is ideal for smaller meetings and private dining, or as a break-out room in conjunction with the Windsor Suite. The Map Room is fully air-conditioned and benefits from natural daylight.

Event facilities include:

  • Customised menus offered featuring modern British cuisine with an extensive selection of fine wines
  • Wireless High Speed Broadband Internet Access
  • Fax, ISDN, modem points and multiple direct dial phone lines
  • Full secretarial support and business services
  • Laptop and mobile phone hire
  • IT support
  • Natural daylight
  • Specially themed meeting breaks tailored to your needs
  • Wheelchair access to Map Room and Windsor Suite
  • Additional services such as flowers, menus, place setting cards, entertainment and ice carvings available on request

Prices are available on request

The Conservatory Private Room 15 18 - - -

The bright and airy Conservatory, with its chic juxtaposition of sheer black and white, gives you the al fresco ambience with natural light pouring through the glass. With comfortable leather armchairs and sofas it is the perfect place to unwind. Private hire is available of the conservatory, prices are available on request.

Park Lounge Private Room 0 25 - - -

The Park Lounge is a warm and cosy retreat, just right for drinks & canapé receptions with an open fireplace and sumptuous armchairs and sofas. The views of Kensington Gardens allow an escape to the country and through its quintessential English ambience, making it hard to believe you are in the heart of the capital. The feeling is that of a private drawing room surrounded by antique books and copies of Tatler and Country Living magazines.

Event facilities include:

  • Complimentary wireless high-speed broadband internet access
  • Natural daylight

Prices are available on request.

* The minimum spends are a guideline only and vary according to the day and time of the year.

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