An interfusion of culture, heritage, modernisation, sophistication and gracefulness, London is where the queen directs. Dynamic and lively, it hosts spectacular tourist attractions such as the Big Ben, the Tower of London, Buckingham Palace and the London Eye. The city is simultaneously drenched in rich history and offers a plethora of reasons to top the list of the places we want to visit.
However, the accommodation needs to be in sync with the place to offer you the perfect feel of the city around you and, so we have compiled a list of the best hotels in London that are a reflection of the majestic city.
With regular early visitors like Oscar Wilde, Arthur Conan Doyle, Robert Louis Stevenson, JM Barrie and Bram Stoker, Brown’s Hotel was established in 1837. Situated at the heart of London, the Brown has a dark mahogany panelling amalgamated with modern furnishing. Suave and gracious rooms consummate with relic accessories and dressers and snuggly sleigh beds blended with modern lightening.
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Engrossing 11 townhouses and 117 rooms, the hotel has a reputation of adding notable charm to whatever it hosts. Spacious, sophisticated rooms accommodate stocked minibars, LCD/plasma screen, upscale bathrooms, linens, mirror, sofa and towels. You may savour the tea over a voluptuary afternoon at The English Tea Room, swig cocktails at The Donovan Bar or unwind at the elaborate chaise lounges of the HIX Mayfair, all of which will lead you to experience quintessential British charm.
You can also choose from a wide range of spa’s and beauty treatments to rejuvenate your skin. The hotel is situated 13 kms from the London City Airport and 33 kms from the Redhill Airport.
Booking starts from ₹48,000 per night
The Ritz London
Opulent and sumptuous, The Ritz London soars above London’s Green Park and subsume conventional formality in it’s architecture. The Long Gallery, Palm Court and the dining room have acquired the reputation of being the best. Two staff members are employed for every guest. The rooms are luxurious, embellished by antiques and warm colors to give them a sophisticated ambience. Deployment of high ceilings, ornate fireplaces and chandeliers sways you back to the Victorian era.
136 guestrooms accessorized in the Louis XVI style, the room encompasses intricate details. Heated towel racks, desks, complimentary high-speed wireless Internet access, satellite TV, air conditioning, bathrobes, free newspaper, free toiletries, DVD player, fireplace, hairdryer, daily housekeeping and hypo-allergenic bedding are some of the amenities available, to name a few.
Also, you may relish exclusive ELEMIS signature treatments including body massages, facials and body scrubs or opt for beauty services like manicures, pedicures and professional make-up. Satisfy your taste buds at The Michelin star Ritz Restaurant and savour drinks at The Rivoli Bar. The hotel is 13 km away from London City Airport and 32 kms from Redhill Airport.
Booking starts at ₹46,000 per night.
Mandarin Oriental, Hyde Park
Subsuming a fanciful ballroom where Princess Margaret learned to dance, Mandarin Oriental does everything in an ostentatious way. Surmounting the Hyde Park and the Knightsbridge, the decor of the luxurious rooms is a blend of traditional and contemporary. With a 17m long swimming pool as well as a state-of-the-art gym, you are free to refurbish your disturbed lifestyle. Indlugle yourself in an English breakfast for a surcharge between 6:30 AM and 10:30 AM.
All 194 rooms are furnished with a DVD player, free newspaper, air conditioning, phone, minibar, free bottled water, daily housekeeping, designer toiletries, private bathroom and free toiletries. Also, enjoy an array of spas at your disposal such as Hot stone massage, body scrubs, Aromatherapy treatments, sauna in spa, body and facial treatments.
You can immerse yourself in delectable meals at the two award-winning restaurants including Bar Boulud, London and Dinner by Heston Blumenthal. It is located 15 kms from London City Airport and 32 km from Redhill Airport.
Booking starts from ₹45,000 per night
Embellished with 1920s Art Deco fixtures, Claridges is an escapade to experience royal ambience and treatment. You get a once in a lifetime opportunity to bide at the hotel where once stayed the likes of Queen Victoria and Empress Eugenie, Empress consort of the French. Revel in the 50 different varieties of tea and appetizing, classic pastries, as well as ‘30s-inspired cocktails’ at the 1930’s, themed Fumoir.
The 197 rooms and suites portray an array of sophistication and elegance. Each of these are furnished with premium bedding, hypo-allergenic bedding, free newspaper, air conditioning, phone, minibar, free bottled water, daily housekeeping and designer toiletries. Check your health status at its airy, modern gym and then indulge in some spas to soothe your strained nerves. The Heathrow Airport is 40 minutes away from here.
Bookings start at ₹42,000 per night
A huge private garden with the periphery lined by flowers and shrubbery, The Goring is located across the road from Buckingham Palace. Nearby to famous tourist attractions such as Oxford Street, Royal Albert Hall and Westminster Cathedral, the hotel paints you a picture of splendid and sumptuous Britain. Inculcating British style interiors, the decor is consummated with hand netted bedspreads as well as personalized furniture.
The 69 luxurious suites comply with intricate furnishings and exhibits opulence. Gainsborough silk wallpapers amalgamated with state-of-the-art technology gives the decor a rejuvenating yet traditional touch. The Goring remains the only hotel to be awarded a Royal Warrant for hospitality services, thus, upgrading its status to the most important ones.
The suites accommodate premium bedding, premium TV channels, DVD player, pay movies, hypo-allergenic bedding, hairdryer, air conditioning, free newspaper, phone, free bottled water and daily housekeeping. The marble bathrooms are complied with bathrobes, slippers, and designer toiletries. You may satisfy your hunger pangs at the restaurants like ‘The Dining Room’, ‘The Veranda’ and ‘The Lounge Bar’. It is 14 kms away from the London City Airport and 31 kms far from Redhill Airport.
Bookings start at ₹39,000 per night
So, take your pick with these best hotels in London and experience a stay to remember.