An exclusive selection of confectionary tempts customers to Hilton London MetropoleEDG Chocolate Corner, part of Hilton London Metropole, opened its doors on 1 February 2014 as West London’s newest deluxe cocoa retail specialist. Located on the corner of Edgware road, EDG Chocolate Corner will tempt local residents, guests and delegates with its assortment of carefully selected sweet treats, fine teas and luxury drinking chocolate from around the world. Guests can devour confectionary delights in store or at home.
Situated in the recently transformed hotel lobby, the octagonal EDG Chocolate Corner boasts a melting pot of cultural confectionary tastes from all corners of the world through its collection of gourmet truffles, ganaches and pralines. The pastry chefs at Hilton London Metropole will create a fresh selection of chocolate petit fours daily, along with extra special treats to coincide with seasonal dates. Guests will also be able to sample specialist German ’Tea Couture’ beverages from Ronnefeldt and French drinking chocolate by Valrhona at one of the limited window seats.
Featuring lavish chocolate and vanilla furnishings, pendant lighting forms a focal point over the hand-picked confectionary display, while elaborate seasonal chocolate displays, inspired by global cultural events, adorn the floor-to-ceiling windows.
Tom Efrat, EDG Chocolate Corner manager, said, “EDG Chocolate Corner will create an inviting space for local residents and our guests to relax and indulge their sweet tooth with high-end products that are exclusive to this retail outlet. We have selected only the finest gourmet chocolates, which can be purchased loosely over the counter or in a pre-packaged collection.
“EDG Chocolate Corner will become one of West London’s finest chocolate shops welcoming customers who are looking for high quality products in a beautiful space, perfect for business and pleasure, with a touch of luxury.”
Chocolates are priced from £7 per 100g, with pre-packed EDG Chocolate Corner Collection boxes starting from £5.50. A selection of coffees, teas and drinking chocolate are available from £3.30.
Event and meeting organisers are also able to order EDG Chocolate Corner delights as food and beverage refreshments, as an additional element to a day delegate rate package. Hilton London Metropole boasts first class conference and events facilities, including two large conference suites each with the capacity to hold 1,600 people and a third theatre style suite, which caters to 800 as well as 40 meeting rooms.
The newly revolutionised hotel has undergone a £6 million lobby transformation, METamorphosing the arrival experience in one of the biggest conference and events hotels in Europe. Conveniently located outside of the congestion charge zone, located just 20 minutes from Heathrow Airport via the Heathrow Express at Paddington Station, the hotel also offers multiple restaurants, a 12.5 metre heated indoor pool, sauna and steam room.
EDG Chocolate Corner is located at 225 Edgware Rd, London, W2 1JU.