Exploration of Taste: Science Afternoon Tea for Two In the Drawing Rooms at the Ampersand Hotel

  • An an extra guest +
    £50

Exploration of Taste: Science Afternoon Tea for Two In the Drawing Rooms at the Ampersand Hotel

South Kensington, London

£100
  • An an extra guest +
    £50
Valid for 1 years

“Our Planet Mousse was even brought to life with a swirling mist of Blumenthalesque dry ice” Luxury Lifestyle Magazine

Why we love it

Inspired by the hotel’s South Kensington neighbour, The Science Museum, the Ampersand’s afternoon tea boasts a stellar menu where guests can explore a delicious selection of themed treats on an out of this world experience. A fantastic, science-fuelled afternoon tea for kids and big kids alike.

What's Included?

  • Enjoy afternoon tea with a scientific twist for two people at the Ampersand Hotel
  • Savour curious dishes, from jam served in petri dishes, to chocolate spacemen and dinosaur biscuits
  • Be transported away in The Drawing Rooms; the patisserie lounge at the heart of this boutique South Kensington hotel

Description

The Ampersand is a luxury, boutique hotel housed in a beautiful Victorian building with colourful décor. Inspired by their neighbour, the Science Museum, the hotel offers an experience that is literally - out of this world.

Sit down to afternoon tea at the heart of hotel, in The Drawing Rooms. In a light and airy patisserie lounge, adorned with deep sofas and studded velvet armchairs, you’ll be presented with an exploration of delectable science.

Choose from a great selection of teas, brought to your table with a show of smoky volcanic dry ice, and enjoy delicious savouries such as truffle and mushroom tart and smoked salmon with avocado on blinis.

This is followed by decadent scones with Devonshire clotted cream and homemade strawberry preserve, which you get to flavour with an assortment of toppings using test tubes.

For dessert, expect planet mousse, a chocolate spaceman, macarons and a half-moon cake! To top it off, a dinosaur biscuit and milk chocolate fossil both buried in an earth-like cocoa powder for an sweet archeological treat.

Description

The Ampersand is a luxury, boutique hotel housed in a beautiful Victorian building with colourful décor. Inspired by their neighbour, the Science Museum, the hotel offers an experience that is literally - out of this world.

Sit down to afternoon tea at the heart of hotel, in The Drawing Rooms. In a light and airy patisserie lounge, adorned with deep sofas and studded velvet armchairs, you’ll be presented with an exploration of delectable science.

Choose from a great selection of teas, brought to your table with a show of smoky volcanic dry ice, and enjoy delicious savouries such as truffle and mushroom tart and smoked salmon with avocado on blinis.

This is followed by decadent scones with Devonshire clotted cream and homemade strawberry preserve, which you get to flavour with an assortment of toppings using test tubes.

For dessert, expect planet mousse, a chocolate spaceman, macarons and a half-moon cake! To top it off, a dinosaur biscuit and milk chocolate fossil both buried in an earth-like cocoa powder for an sweet archeological treat.

Additional Information

This experience must be booked within 6 months of purchase, but you can choose to go any time within 1 year.

Afternoon tea is served Monday to Saturday, 12.30pm to 9pm, and Sunday, 12.30pm to 7pm

Service charge (12.5%) is included in the price of this experience.

Please state any dietary requirements at the time of booking. The Ampersand Hotel can accommodate gluten-free and vegetarian diets.

This experience may require an upgrade payment on special occasion dates and bank holidays - such as Valentines, Mother’s Day and Christmas.

This experience is priced for two people. Additional guests can be added by selecting "add an extra guest" above, up to a maximum group size of 8 people. Please contact Truly for information on pricing for groups larger than 8 people.

The Ampersand hotel is happy to accommodate children for the afternoon tea.

At least 48 hours notice is required for any cancellations or amendments to bookings.

All bookings are subject to availability. We recommend booking at least two weeks in advance to guarantee the desired date and time.

Additional Information

This experience must be booked within 6 months of purchase, but you can choose to go any time within 1 year.

Afternoon tea is served Monday to Saturday, 12.30pm to 9pm, and Sunday, 12.30pm to 7pm

Service charge (12.5%) is included in the price of this experience.

Please state any dietary requirements at the time of booking. The Ampersand Hotel can accommodate gluten-free and vegetarian diets.

This experience may require an upgrade payment on special occasion dates and bank holidays - such as Valentines, Mother’s Day and Christmas.

This experience is priced for two people. Additional guests can be added by selecting "add an extra guest" above, up to a maximum group size of 8 people. Please contact Truly for information on pricing for groups larger than 8 people.

The Ampersand hotel is happy to accommodate children for the afternoon tea.

At least 48 hours notice is required for any cancellations or amendments to bookings.

All bookings are subject to availability. We recommend booking at least two weeks in advance to guarantee the desired date and time.

What's Included?

  • Enjoy afternoon tea with a scientific twist for two people at the Ampersand Hotel
  • Savour curious dishes, from jam served in petri dishes, to chocolate spacemen and dinosaur biscuits
  • Be transported away in The Drawing Rooms; the patisserie lounge at the heart of this boutique South Kensington hotel

Why we love it

Inspired by the hotel’s South Kensington neighbour, The Science Museum, the Ampersand’s afternoon tea boasts a stellar menu where guests can explore a delicious selection of themed treats on an out of this world experience. A fantastic, science-fuelled afternoon tea for kids and big kids alike. Read full description

Description

The Ampersand is a luxury, boutique hotel housed in a beautiful Victorian building with colourful décor. Inspired by their neighbour, the Science Museum, the hotel offers an experience that is literally - out of this world.

Sit down to afternoon tea at the heart of hotel, in The Drawing Rooms. In a light and airy patisserie lounge, adorned with deep sofas and studded velvet armchairs, you’ll be presented with an exploration of delectable science.

Choose from a great selection of teas, brought to your table with a show of smoky volcanic dry ice, and enjoy delicious savouries such as truffle and mushroom tart and smoked salmon with avocado on blinis.

This is followed by decadent scones with Devonshire clotted cream and homemade strawberry preserve, which you get to flavour with an assortment of toppings using test tubes.

For dessert, expect planet mousse, a chocolate spaceman, macarons and a half-moon cake! To top it off, a dinosaur biscuit and milk chocolate fossil both buried in an earth-like cocoa powder for an sweet archeological treat.

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Description

The Ampersand is a luxury, boutique hotel housed in a beautiful Victorian building with colourful décor. Inspired by their neighbour, the Science Museum, the hotel offers an experience that is literally - out of this world.

Sit down to afternoon tea at the heart of hotel, in The Drawing Rooms. In a light and airy patisserie lounge, adorned with deep sofas and studded velvet armchairs, you’ll be presented with an exploration of delectable science.

Choose from a great selection of teas, brought to your table with a show of smoky volcanic dry ice, and enjoy delicious savouries such as truffle and mushroom tart and smoked salmon with avocado on blinis.

This is followed by decadent scones with Devonshire clotted cream and homemade strawberry preserve, which you get to flavour with an assortment of toppings using test tubes.

For dessert, expect planet mousse, a chocolate spaceman, macarons and a half-moon cake! To top it off, a dinosaur biscuit and milk chocolate fossil both buried in an earth-like cocoa powder for an sweet archeological treat.

Opening Times

Monday to Saturday, 12.30pm to 9pm Sunday, 12.30pm to 7pm

Additional Information

This experience must be booked within 6 months of purchase, but you can choose to go any time within 1 year.

Afternoon tea is served Monday to Saturday, 12.30pm to 9pm, and Sunday, 12.30pm to 7pm

Service charge (12.5%) is included in the price of this experience.

Please state any dietary requirements at the time of booking. The Ampersand Hotel can accommodate gluten-free and vegetarian diets.

This experience may require an upgrade payment on special occasion dates and bank holidays - such as Valentines, Mother’s Day and Christmas.

This experience is priced for two people. Additional guests can be added by selecting "add an extra guest" above, up to a maximum group size of 8 people. Please contact Truly for information on pricing for groups larger than 8 people.

The Ampersand hotel is happy to accommodate children for the afternoon tea.

At least 48 hours notice is required for any cancellations or amendments to bookings.

All bookings are subject to availability. We recommend booking at least two weeks in advance to guarantee the desired date and time.

How it works

  • Choose your experience

    Treat yourself or share with someone you truly care about.

  • We arrange everything

    Our concierge will arrange everything, even the little extras.

  • Relax and enjoy

    Simply show up and savour the memory that will last a lifetime.

Exploration of Taste: Science Afternoon Tea for Two In the Drawing Rooms at the Ampersand Hotel

  • An an extra guest +
    £50