London’s Most Desirable Hotels

A skyline of London and a blue skyFrom the most prestigious presentations and 5 star service to the most awe-inspiring views and decadent furniture collections, London is a city bursting with fantastic hotels to make your stay special whether you’re visiting on business, enjoying a family holiday or thinking of treating a loved one to the experience of a lifetime.

The Ritz

A hotel that needs no introduction, The Ritz, is loved by celebrities and royals alike and will open its doors to anyone with a similar budget and a penchant for dress codes. Anyone staying at The Ritz will sample the most desirable of London hotels with its impeccable old-world style, service and sophistication. The Ritz offers five different suites, depending on how flash with the cash you’re feeling, and all feature fully restored period interiors and at least two members of staff per room.

The Dorchester

If you’re looking for a more picturesque stay all of the rooms at The Dorchester offer a view over London’s Hyde Park or the hotel’s beautifully terraced landscape. And if that’s not enough The Dorchester Spa is amongst the best spas in London with its glamorous Art Deco design and a whole host of treatments from across Europe.


For a hotel stay that exudes luxury and modern-day elegance Claridge’s, situated in the heart of London’s chic and sleek Mayfair, is the perfect destination for designer devotees and ladies who lunch. It is located near a whole host of high-end shops as well as boasting its own restaurants including the world renowned Gordon Ramsay at Claridge’s.

The Savoy

Looking to sample the A list life? If the walls of The Savoy hotel could talk, they would tell you about sophisticated soirees, government meetings, dinner dances and lucrative liaisons involving the likes of Winston Churchill, Frank Sinatra and Katherine Hepburn. And when at The Savoy, do as the celebrities do by sipping on their sumptuous signature cocktails and indulging yourself in expert dining and even a chauffeured car service if you’re feeling especially plush.

Whichever establishment you choose to frequent when in London rest assured that with this little lot you will be sampling the best of British history, design and dining that London has to offer. Also, if you are looking for luxury without the price tag, holiday apartment rental websites such as feature a wide range of affordable, yet luxury holiday flats to rent.

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