Grand Opening Of London’s The OWO! From Eminent Guests To Huge Food Spread, Here’s All About It

by Shreya Ghosh
Grand Opening Of London’s The OWO! From Eminent Guests To Huge Food Spread, Here’s All About It

London is one of the world-famous cities that takes you on a splendid journey to experience the best of both modernity and cultural luxury. The establishments, grandeur, and iconic tourist attractions spark royalty. And now, The OWO has been added to the list of places to explore to take a dip in luxury, opulent charm, sophistication, and serenity. Here are some glimpses of the glorious opening last night.

The OWO In London Was Inaugurated Last Night!

Here are some sneak peeks of the magnificent inauguration of the architectural landmark in the England capital, The OWO ( shared.


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The OWO is the former Old War Office located in Whitehall, London. With the impressive opening on September 26, 2023, this hotel makes a royal entry to “a new era as one of London’s most anticipated destinations”. For the opening of something so remarkable and majestic as The OWO, the celebrations always need to be the most supreme and simply the most amazing. At the vibrant party last night, many eminent guests were present and they had a gala time at The OWO.

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As shared in the Instagram post, HRH The Princess Royal, HRH Princess Beatrice and Edoardo Mapelli Mozzi, Andrea Bocelli, and Andrew Lloyd Webber were some of the guest attendees at the hotel in Whitehall. Londoners have been anticipating and waiting for the doors of The OWO to open. After the mesmerising inauguration party on Tuesday night, the doors are officially opening on September 29 for the public. Interestingly, this is happening for the first time in the 100-year history of the hotel.

The official opening of Raffles London for everyone is surely an exciting beginning. Bookings for the hotel’s 120 bedrooms and suites have started already, according to a report by Boutique Hotelier.

What Dishes Were On The Celebration Menu?

Here are some beautiful sneak peeks of the opening celebrations of the inaugural party shared by Twinkle Khanna (@twinklerkhanna). Twinkle Khanna, Akshay Kumar, and UK Prime Minister Rishi Sunak were present at the lavish opening party of The OWO in London last night.


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The eminent guests at the party were served by some delectable delicacies. 3-Michelin-starred chef Mauro Colagreco prepared canapes for the prestigious guests at the party, as shared by The OWO on Instagram. Mauro Colagreco is also the chef partner for Raffles London at The OWO.

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If you wish to experience the grandeur of the hotel, book your suite now!

Cover Image Courtesy: Instagram/ The OWO (, Instagram/ Twinkle Khanna (@twinklerkhanna)