Those looking for an exclusive gaming club will find themselves drawn to the Ritz Club in London. Located in iconic 150 Piccadilly Street, The Ritz London has earned the distinction of being known as the World’s Greatest Hotel, setting the benchmark for all other hotels.
For over a century, the hotel has been home to thousands of the most affluent and influential names in history, all of which have had nothing but praises for this exclusive club.
Guests of the hotel are afforded complimentary access to the Ritz Club, which, carrying the Ritz brand also provides nothing but the most exemplary service to its patrons. Each guest receives a warm welcome from the staff at the club, and is treated to the finest food and drink in all of London.
The Ritz Club also prides itself in bringing the highest levels of service to its patrons, and the most affluent of guests are afforded a dedicated concierge service that caters to their every whim. Providing discreet and personalised services to each member, the Ritz has definitely set the standard for all exclusive clubs in London.
The Ritz Club’s main gaming room is located in the former ballroom of the Ritz hotel, and thus, it features only the finest architecture, exuding elegance and sophistication that only a century of exclusivity could afford
[adinserter name=”Block 1″] Guests of The Ritz London are entitled to free access to a wide array of games, including American Roulette, Blackjack, Punto Banco and Three Card Poker. Those willing to pay a little extra can also have access to one of the Ritz Club’s many private gaming rooms, where attentive staff members will allow patrons to experience luxury gaming like never before. For the less knowledgeable, the club also has some guides on how to play their most popular games, so gamers of all skill levels can enjoy a night at the Ritz Club.
All information on Gaming & Table limits can be found on the club’s website.
Dining at The Ritz Club
From the moment guests enter the Ritz Club’s restaurant through magnificent velvet curtains, they are treated to a wonderful experience that delights all the senses. An immaculately designed interior ensures that the ambience of the restaurant remains classy and sophisticated, as the fragrance of delicious international cuisine wafts through the air.
The Ritz London and its excellent staff has received various awards from international award-winning bodies, such as the Royal Academy of Culinary Arts, the Conde Nast Traveller, and the Craft Guild of Chefs. This award-winning performance has spilled over into the Ritz Club’s own restaurant, which, headed by chef Kristian Kurn, provides patrons with a feast fit for a king.
Only the finest seasonal produce sourced from artisan suppliers is used in the restaurant, ensuring that every meal crafted in the kitchen is of the best quality. The chefs of the Ritz Club’s restaurant prepare immaculate Chinese, Thai, Indian and Middle Eastern dishes and serve wine of all vintages.
Reservations can be made via the club’s website, and their full menu from Breakfast to Puddings to the Wine List can also be accessed online.
The club’s bar also serves as an excellent place for intimate gatherings, with a smoking terrace where patrons can lounge as they smoke artisan cigars and sip on vintage wines.
Events and Activities
Because the club’s Amber Room has appeared in so many scenes from pop culture, ranging from Bond movies to musical album launches, many celebrities and influential people often visit it. Johnny Depp has famously claimed that the Ritz Club is one of his favourite clubs in London. To this day, many special events are held in the Ritz Club’s Amber Room, as well as in the club’s bar.
The Ritz Club Dress Code
Sports attires and trainers are not permitted on any part of the club or hotel. Men are expected to be dressed to the nines in a suit and tie at all occasions, with the exception of the restaurants at breakfast, where they are expected to at least wear jeans. However, at lunch and dinner services, men are expected to wear suits in accordance with the dress code.
The Ritz Club Membership
A Life Membership fee of £1,000 is charged to those who wish to become guests of the Club. One can apply for membership by personal appearance at the club, or by contacting the membership secretary. An online application form can also be downloaded and brought to the club once filled out. Successful applicants must then present a valid photo ID to the receptionist upon first visit to the club.
Visitors to the Ritz Club can stay in equally grand and opulent rooms and suites of the historical Ritz London hotel.
Phone: +44 (0)20 7499 1818
Opening hours: Mo-Su