Make your stay in London a luxurious one with our guide to the most upmarket hotels in London currently available. Rather than offer a simple list of top hotels, our recommended list of upmarket hotels in London provides a rundown of the venues who have a considerable reputation and continue to maintain it.
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At Ace Hotel in Shoreditch you can choose from a variety of room types and suites. All rooms are equipped with wifi, a safe and a flatscreen TV.
The Ace Hotel is also home to Hoi Polloi, a modern British brasserie; the Gallery Bar, where you can enjoy cocktails and light snacks; and Miranda, a basement bar hosting regular events.
100 Shoreditch High Street, Shoreditch, London, E1 6JQ
020 7613 9800
The Cumberland is a world class hotel - a place where breathtaking style and design, exceptional comfort and personal service combine to form a truly unique and intimate experience.
Great Cumberland Place, Marble Arch, London, W1A 4RF
(0)20 7523 5053
The Dorchester is a superb luxury hotel with spectacular surroundings. The Dorchester is in the heart of London's Mayfair area where you can shop in some of the worlds finest shops. Its also close to famous attractions like The National Gallery and The Royal Albert Hall.
Park Lane, Mayfair, London, W1K 1QA
(020) 7629 8888
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
Ham Yard Hotel is a busy place that as well as rooms & suites also features a roof terrace, a gym, a theatre, a bowling alley and a bar & restaurant.
The Library and Drawing Room is a guest area that boasts an impressive selection of literature from travel & world history to global issues and award winning reads.
The rooms and suites at Ham Yard hotel are designed with an innovative mix of colour, pattern and art and all rooms boast floor to ceiling length windows.
1 Ham Yard, London, W1D 7DT
(020) 3642 2000
41 Buckingham Palace Road, London, SW1W 0PS
(020) 7300 0041
Comprising thirty luxurious rooms and suites, exceptional levels of comfort, personal butler, 24 hour room service and staff who outnumber guests two-to-one, this five-star intimate private hideaway in the heart of London is the epitome of luxurious style.
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 Langham, London has been delighting guests with enchanting hospitality since she opened as Europe’s first grand hotel in 1865. Now she re-awakens after an extensive £80m restoration. You will be captivated from the moment you step inside her dazzling new lobby.
1 Portland Place, Regent Street, London, W1B 1JA
A wide range of modern facilities includes the luxurious Health Club with heated swimming pool and Jacuzzi. This centrally located hotel is the ideal place from which to explore the shops and sights of London and also a wonderful place to escape to for a weekend of serious pampering.
(020) 7636 1000
M by Montcalm Shoreditch is a high-tech, luxury hotel in Shoreditch. With excellent transport links, the hotel is located right at the heart of London's Tech City, near Shoreditch tube station and Silicon roundabout.
151-157 City Road, London, EC1V 1JH
(020) 3837 3000
The Mandarin Oriental Hyde Park is a 5 star hotel, ideally located on Knightsbridge. Rooms and suites at Mandarin Oriental Hyde Park are quintessentially British elegance and feature views over Knightsbridge, Hyde Park or the hotels courtyard.
Restaurants and bars include Dinner by Heston Blumenthal, offering British cuisine; The Roseberry Lounge where you can enjoy lighter meals and afternoon tea; and the Mandarin Bar that serves vintage and non-vintage Champagnes and wines.
The Mandarin Oriental Hyde Park is also home to a luxurious spa and wellness centre.
66 Knightsbridge, Knightsbridge, London, SW1X 7LA
(020) 7235 2000
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
ME London Hotel is located in the heart of London's West End and offers luxury accommodation, panoramic views of London from the magnificent rooftop bar and fine dining courtesy of STK London and Cucina Asellina.
336-337 Strand, Strand, London, WC2R 1HA
(020) 7395 3400
1 Kensington Court, London, W8 5DL
(020) 7917 1000
Part of the Red Carnation Hotel Collection, The Milestone Hotel is an exquisite five-star, Grade II Listed property located within the esteemed Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea. With wonderful views overlooking Kensington Palace and Gardens, this mansion hotel offers unrivalled service and beautifully appointed guest rooms, suites and long-stay apartments, each individually designed with unique character and charm.
The Ned is a luxurious five star hotel, members' club and collection of restaurants situated in the former Midland Bank building in the City of London. The iconic hotel houses 252 bedrooms, rooftop and indoor swimming pools, a gymnasium and spa.
27 Poultry, City, London, EC2R 8AJ
(020) 3828 2000
Located in a prime location within South Kensington, the Radisson Edwardian Vanderbilt Hotel was once the London residence of the Vanderbilt family.
Cromwell Road, Kensington, London, SW7 5BT
(0) 20 7761 9000
The Ritz London is an iconic hotel offering guests luxurious accommodation, drinking and dining from its Piccadilly location.
150 Piccadilly, Piccadilly, London, W1J 9BR
(020) 7493 8181
50 Berners Street, London, W1T 3NG
(020) 7300 1400
Located in North Soho, Sanderson is Ian Schrager's second London hotel designed by Philippe Starck, Sanderson is an urban oasis with Agua Spa and an inner courtyard with a Japanese 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
45 St Martin's Lane, Covent Garden, London, WC2N 4HX
(020) 7300 5500
St Martins Lane is a stylish hotel attracting numerous visitors including high-profile celebrities. As well as offering luxury accommodation the hotel also houses the critically acclaimed Asia de Cuba restaurant, the vibrant Blind Spot Bar and The Den.
W London is a modern hotel in central London that features a gym and spa, a restaurant, a lounge bar and a nightclub.
10 Wardour Street, London, W1D 6QF