51 Buckingham Gate Taj Suites & Residences
45-51 Buckingham Gate
London, England SW1E 6AF
Greater London, United Kingdom

Distance from hotel to London Heathrow Airport (LHR), 16.4 miles (26 kms). Distance from hotel to London Gatwick Airport (LGW), 30.0 miles (48 kms). Distance from hotel to city, 2.6 miles (4 kms). Distance from hotel to London Stansted Airport (STN), 37.7 miles (61 kms). Distance from hotel to London City Airport (LCY), 9.4 miles (15 kms). Distance from hotel to London Luton Airport (LTN), 33.4 miles (54 kms).  

51 Buckingham Gate, Taj Suites and Residences is a hotel located minutes from Buckingham Palace, Westminster Abbey, Big Ben and the Houses of Parliament, London's Victoria Station, and is an hour's drive from London Heathrow Airport. Part of Taj Hotels Resorts and Palaces, the property boasts many signatures of excellence including butler service, a courtyard, grand banqueting facilities and an exclusive Spa. Combining all facilities of a great hotel with the space and convenience of a private home, 51 Buckingham Gate offers 86 suites from one to nine bedrooms, including Prime Minister's Suite, Presidential floor and one of the world's first Jaguar Suites. Each suite features separate living room, fully- equipped kitchens and wonderful bathrooms. 51 Buckingham Gate offers an ideal home away from home experience for the discerning traveler and caters for families with children's amenities as well as service throughout.  

Hotel Amenities (back to top)
  • Accommodations (86)
  • Activities Desk
  • Aerobic Classes ($)
  • Air Conditioning (public areas)
  • Airport Shuttle
  • Babysitting Services (on request) ($)
  • Banquet Room ($)
  • Bar ($)
  • Bars (3)
  • Business Center
  • Business Services
  • Butler Service
  • Car Rental Desk
  • Car Rentals ($)
  • Concierge
  • Conference Room ($)
  • Currency Exchange
  • Dry Cleaning Services ($)
  • Elevator
  • Exercise Classes ($)
  • Fitness Room
  • Floors
  • Front Desk (24-hour)
  • Golf ($)
  • Ice Machine
  • Internet Access
  • Laundry Services ($)
  • Library
  • Massage
  • Medical Services ($)
  • Meeting Room ($)
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Parking (nearby) ($)
  • Parking (valet) ($)
  • Physician (on call) ($)
  • Porters
  • Restaurants
  • Restaurants (3)
  • Sauna
  • Secretarial Services ($)
  • Security (24-hour)
  • Shoe Shine Services ($)
  • Spa
  • Spa Treatments ($)
  • Suites
  • Taxi Stand
  • Tour Desk ($)
  • Turndown Service
  • Wedding Site
Accommodations and facilities for physically challenged guests Please Note: Health Club Facilities:  

• Children under the age of 16 years old are not allowed the use of the Health Club Facilities. Spa:  

• The Spa at 51 brings a touch of Paris to London, offering pampering in an exclusive setting. Spa at 51 has introduced a new natural men's skincare range featuring a range of signature face and body treatments. ($) Denotes a fee may be charged. Please note: Some hotel amenities listed above may have an additional fee associated with them.  

Markets (back to top)

Business, Family Friendly, Wedding, Romance, Spa and Honeymoon.  

Accommodation Categories and Descriptions (back to top)

Arrival/Departure Time:  

• Check-in-time: 2:00 pm Check-out-time: 12:00 pm  

Early check-in and late checkout on request, and subject to availability.  

Children Policy:  

• Children's age break is 12 years old.  

Maximum Occupancy:  


• Junior Suite - 2 adults.  

• One Bedroom Suite - 2 adults or 2 adults and 1 child.  

• Two Bedroom Suite - 4 adults or 2 adults and 2 children.  

• Three Bedroom Suite - 6 adults or 2 adults and 2 children.  

Junior Suite, The urban chic Junior Suite is approximately 47 square meters (505 square feet) in size and features a bedroom with a king or twin beds, luxurious bathroom and fully-equipped kitchen.  

One Bedroom Suite, The stylish and homely One Bedroom Suite is approximately 64 square meters (688 square feet) in size and features a bedroom with king or twin beds, a bathroom, separate living room and fully-equipped kitchen.  

Two Bedroom Suite(*), The stylish and homely Two Bedroom Suite is approximately 70 square meters (752 square feet) in size and features two bedrooms with king or twin beds, two bath- rooms, separate living room and fully-equipped kitchen.  

Three Bedroom Suite(*), The urban chic Three Bedroom Suite is approximately 140 square meters (1,500 square feet) in size and features three bedrooms with king or twin beds, three bathrooms, separate spacious living room and fully-equipped kitchen with dining table.  

(*) Denotes on request basis only, no allotment given.  

All accommodations include: heating, room service (24-hour), , shower, housekeeping, , internet access (high speed, wireless): ($), smoke detector, CD player, iron, sprinkler system, DVD player, ironing board, , accommodations (for physically challenged guests), kitchen (full), , accommodations (smoking, by request), kitchenette, trouser press, air conditioning, maid service, turndown service, bathrobes, microwave, voicemail, bathroom (ensuite), mini-bar, wake-up calls, bathtub, movies (in accommodation): ($), bedding (premium), non-smoking accommodations, coffee/tea maker, radio, desk, refrigerator, hairdryer and safe (in accommodation).  

($) Denotes a fee may be charged.  

Specific bedding and/or special requests are fulfilled based on availability and cannot always be guaranteed.  

Food and Beverage Outlets (back to top)

Hamptons Bar, An intimate and relaxing atmosphere; The Hamptons Bar is a perfect place to unwind whether to enjoy afternoon tea or a cocktail. During the warmer months enjoy the tranquil and secluded Courtyard at 51 boasting its al fresco dining experience - a truly secret oasis. Open daily from 7:00am to 1:00am.  

Zander Bar, This chic Evening Standard boasts one of the longest cocktail bars in London. Zander's team of dedicated and highly trained bar-tenders are passionate about cocktails. From neo-martinis to classic cocktails, all drinks are mixed with some of the freshest ingredients.  

• Open Monday to Wednesday from 11:00am to 11:00pm. Open Thursday to Friday from 12:00pm to 1:00am. Open Saturday from 5:00pm to 1:00am.  

• Closed all day Sunday.  

Bank, From the impressive bar to the tranquil conservatory overlooking the award-winning St. James Courtyard, Bank offers an abundance of charm, colour and character and a lively atmosphere to enjoy fine cuisine. Bank is about classic and inspired seasonal cooking, amazing steaks and brilliant cocktails to match. They only serve the very best British beef naturally reared on farms selected by the restaurant. They pride themselves on the philosophy of ingredient provenance and they are dedicated to ensure that every time you visit, you will enjoy fantastic food and impeccable service. Closed Sunday; Open Monday to Friday 12:00pm-11:00pm; Saturday 5:30pm-11:00pm.  

Bistro, Located in the heart of Westminster, Bistro is the primary dining offering at St. James' Court, A Taj Hotel on Buckingham Gate, footsteps from Buckingham Palace and St. James Park. Sophisticated and light decor ensures a timeless elegance allowing the varied international cuisine to whisk you away wherever your culinary journey takes you. Everything is likable at Bistro, the warm welcome, friendly and knowledgeable, accommodating service and of course, the food. The month-watering signature dishes make your head turn - from Salmon fillet to Coxon's Ale-Gar glazed duck breast and the delectable Stone bass with masala crust - picking a favourite is a dilemma of delights. In addition to the continental selection and Asian specialties, Bistro offers exemplary Classic Grills of the finest selection of meat and fish with a range of sauces (pink peppercorn, barnaise, hollandaise, garlic butter, red wine and rosemary) and accompaniments. To top it off, a decadent array of delicacies is curated by celebrated the Pastry Chef.  

Breakfast Hours: Monday-Friday 6:00am-11:00am; Saturday-Sunday 6:00am-11:30am Lunch Hours: Daily 12:00pm-3:00pm Dinner Hours: Daily 6:00pm-11:00pm  

Bombay Brasserie, Just minutes away from the hotel, the newly renovated 30-year-old Bombay Brasserie transports you to multicultural Bombay, for a few magical hours. The menu at this legendary Indian restaurant reflects the citys cultural and culinary diversity and evolution, with influences from Parsi, Goan, Bengali, Gujarati, as well as the Portuguese and Raj. Opening Hours: Lunch Hours:  

• Tuesday-Friday 12:00pm-2:30pm; Saturday-Sunday 12:00pm-3:30pm Dinner Hours: Daily 6:00pm-11:30pm Bar Hours: Daily 5:30pm-11:30pm  

Cuisine: Indian.  

Dinner Hours: 06:00pm-11.30pm Dinner Days of Opening: Daily  

Kona, Modern and forward, Kona denotes comfort and cosiness and celebrates the provenance and proximity of the cuisine sources. Kona is a place and a location, where one can spend quiet time indulging. It is exotic, personal and yet hip. Kona balances luxurious indulgence with delightfully fresh simplicity. The cuisine offers the Chef's interpretation of the colours, flavours and vibrancy of Western Europe with tasting portions that allow the flexibility to try different meats, cooking styles and flavours. The ingredients are fresh, predominantly sustainable produce. The menu marries traditional cooking techniques with contemporary styling, unpretentious yet elegant - served in a luxurious environment with a homely, welcoming warmth.  

Breakfast Hours: Monday-Friday: 7:00am-11:00am; Saturday-Sunday: 7:30am-11:30am Lunch Hours: Daily: Afternoon Tea 12:00pm-5:30pm Dinner Hours: Monday-Saturday: 5:30pm-10:30pm  

Quilon, sister restaurant to The Bombay Brasserie in Kensington, provides outstanding food and flawless service. The Head Chef has brought southern coastal Indian cuisine from the villages of Kerala to the streets of central London. Fish and seafood are specialities and this delicious cuisine is also available to enjoy in-room. Also open Sunday for lunch from 12:30pm-3:30pm.  

Lunch Hours: 12:00pm-2:30pm Lunch Days of Opening: Monday to Friday Dinner Hours: 6:00pm to 11:00pm Dinner Days of Opening: Monday to Sunday  

Bonus Features (back to top)


2018 Bonus Features:  

• Travel Dates: 11/01/2017 - 03/31/2019  

• Complimentary Wi-Fi in guest rooms and public areas  

• Complimentary daily replenishment of bottled water  

Miscellaneous Information (back to top)


General Information:  

• Daily English breakfast is included  

• Rates are in Pounds, per person per night inclusive of service tax.  

• Children under 16 years old are not allowed the use of the health club.  

Local Attractions (back to top)

Tourist Attractions Nearby:  

• Buckingham Palace: 0.5 kilometers(0 miles)  

• London Eye: 2.5 kilometers(2 miles)  

• Big Ben and the Houses of Parliament: 1.1 kilometers(1 mile)  

• Westminster Abbey: 1.1 kilometers(1 mile)  

• Madame Tussauds: 5.1 kilometers(3 miles)  

• British Museum: 4 kilometers(2 miles)  

• National Gallery: 2.1 kilometers(1 mile)  

• Sea Life Aquarium: 2.5 kilometers(2 miles)  

• Museum of Natural History: 3.4 kilometers(2 miles)