If you wish to stay central and get the most from the city, peruse our recommended list of the central London hotels currently available. From established names to hidden gems, our guide to central London hotels is an ideal companion to the city visitor.
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Overlooking private gardens, The Goring is an award winning, family owned property, is perfectly placed for all the Capital's premier attractions.
15 Beeston Place, Belgravia, London, SW1W 0JW
The Goring is now the oldest, privately owned luxury hotel in London and each of the 71 bedrooms and suites reflect the very individual English style.
The dining room and private rooms thrive on their award winning reputation for delivering the very best traditional English dishes, served with style and flare.
(020) 7396 9000
The Great Northern Hotel is luxurious boutique hotel, conveniently situated just 25 metres from the Eurostar terminus in the heart of King's Cross St Pancras. With 91 exquisitely designed bedrooms, The Great Northern Hotel is one of the most enticing boutique hotels in London.
Pancras Road, London, N1C 4TB
(020) 3388 0800
The Kingsway Hall is a superior 4 star hotel situated in London's Covent Garden, close to the British Museum, Oxford Street and Theatreland.
Great Queen Street, London, WC2B 5BX
(020) 7309 0909
The Lanesborough is a five star luxury hotel in London offering country house elegance in the vibrant city centre. Fine dining is available at the award-winning Céleste restaurant and Afternoon Tea at The Lanesborough is widely regarded as one of the best available in London.
Hyde Park Corner, London, SW1X 7TA
(020) 7259 5599
The London Marriott Hotel County Hall is a stylish and sophisticated hotel, with a stellar location in Westminster. Situated on the banks of the River Thames, the London Marriott Hotel County Hall offers superb panoramic views of the London Eye, Big Ben and the London skyline.
The County Hall, London, SE1 7PB
(020) 7928 5200
The May Fair hotel is a lavish hotel that sees the rooms and suites designed in a bold and distinctive style. The May Fair is also home to a spa, a theatre, restaurant and bars.
Stratton Street, Mayfair, London, W1J 8LB
+44 (0)20 7769 8200
The Mondrian London at Sea Containers is an ultra-contemporary luxury hotel located adjacent to the River Thames.
Sea Containers House, 20 Upper Ground, London, SE1 9PD
(020) 3747 1000
The Radisson Edwardian Mountbatten Hotel is a four star affair situated at the apex of Seven Dials in Covent Garden.
Seven Dials, Covent Garden, London, WC2H 9HD
(020) 7836 4300
50 Berners Street, London, W1T 3NG
0 20 7300 1400
The Sanderson is a 1950s building that has been transformed into a quirky and unique hotel in the West End. Amenities at the Sanderson include valet parking, 24 hour room service, gym, spa, WiFi and flat screen TVs.
Enjoy food and drink at the Sanderson at their restaurant and bars including the Purple Bar, Long Bar and the Courtyard Garden.
London's iconic hotel The Savoy has reopened after an extensive refurbishment. The Savoy boasts 268 guestrooms and six bars and restaurants including the Savoy Grill and the American Bar.
The Strand, Strand, London, WC2R 0EU
(020) 7836 4343
6 Waterloo Place, Pall Mall, London, SW1Y 4AN
(020) 7747 2200
The Sofitel London St James is a luxurious hotel with fantastic decor. With the hi spec facilities within the hotel and superb restaurant and bars you'll find it hard to leave the hotel at all.
45 St Martin's Lane, Covent Garden, London, WC2N 4HX
(020) 7300 5500
St Martins Lane has reinvented the hotel experience and reflects the 'hotels as theatre' approach Ian Schrager first created in New York over 16 years ago.
The landmark Strand Palace Hotel lies in the heart of Theatreland, a short walk from Trafalgar Square, the National Gallery, Whitehall, Buckingham Palace and the Houses of Parliament.
372 The Strand, London, WC2R 0JJ
0870 400 8702
This Grade I listed building has 239 bedrooms including executive and deluxe bedrooms, all of which have high-speed internet access.
The Strand, London, WC2N 5HX
0870 333 9105
In elegant Bloomsbury, and only a minute from the British Museum, this historic Edwardian hotel has been beautifully restored, blending old world charm with modern amenities.
Bloomsbury Way, London, WC1A 2SD
0870 333 9103