Five Star Furniture & Fittings Sale

October 23rd, 2017 by markflynn

Mandarin Oriental Hyde Park, London is undergoing undergoing a £85m refurbishment as the group moves to capitalise on the rise in high net worth travellers to London, the renovation is one of the most extensive renovations in its glorious 115 year history, designed to solidify the hotel’s position as one of the best hotels in central London. Situated in Knightsbridge, just a short walk from Harrods, the hotel remains open throughout the renovation which will be completed in Spring 2018.

As a result of the renovation the contents of the luxury rooms are to be offered up by public auction on the 25th October 2017. The sale includes everything that one imagines would be contained in a one of London’s leading hotel suites and rooms including beds, reproduction antique furniture, luxury drapes and stunning lighting including lamps and chandeliers.

The sale is being conducted by Pro Auction a leading auctioneer of luxury furniture items with the sale being webcast and live the London venue.

The hotel recently featured in a Channel 4 documentary series – A Very British Hotel –  an eye-opening look at how the other half live, going behind the scenes at the Mandarin Oriental.

International renowned designer, Joyce Wang, has been commissioned to oversee the overall design concept, and has taken her inspiration from the hotel’s royal heritage and peaceful parkside location, as well as the glamour of the early 20th century’s Golden Age of travel.

All 181 rooms and suites will be more luxurious and comfortable than ever before, encompassing details inspired by the building’s Edwardian heritage and the natural beauty of Hyde Park. Art Deco inspired features include carefully curated artworks and custom-designed furniture, creating a warm and inviting environment.

In addition, two entirely new, luxurious penthouse suites will be created, with private terraces and extensive views over the park. Esteemed New York designer Adam D. Tihany has been appointed to oversee an inspirational and uplifting renovation of The Spa at Mandarin Oriental, as well as a light refurbishment of the hotel’s popular restaurants and bar.

On the 1 September 2017, the hotel unveiled its beautiful, newly restored Knightsbridge facing rooms that combine contemporary grandeur with a refreshing play on traditional luxury for guests to enjoy. Work has now begun on our Hyde Park facing guest rooms and suites which will be completed in Spring 2018.

In the meantime the contents of the rooms to be refurbished are available at a fraction of their true value and this magnificent opportunity presents London biidders the ability to acquire a piece of history .

The sale takes place 25th October 2017 from 10.30am and full details, catalogue and viewing can be arranged with the auctioneers, you can also bid from the comfort of your own home / office at www.bidspotter.co.uk

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