The Seafarers’ Mission

A home away from home for old salts has been transformed into a multi layered restaurant, bar and private club that has maintained its ‘On the Waterfront’ ambiance. A couple of years ago I became a foundation member of Seafarers Club, a private club venue situated above Ostro Restaurant occupying levels 3-7 of the historic Seafarers Mission Building which was renovated as part of the Britomart redevelopment. The Britomart scheme followed an international design competition and a lengthy competitive bid process won by the Bluewater Consortium. Cooper and Company later took over responsibility for the regeneration and long-term management of Britomart, including the refurbishment…