The Best Hotels in London - Our Editors' Choice

our editors' hand-picked hotels, B&Bs and inns throughout London


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renowned world-wide, this refined hotel is a destination in itself offering first-class hospitality, sophisticated dining venues and sumptuous rooms

The Connaught

London W1

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an elegant, Mayfair hotel dedicated to the finer things, there is fine art, bespoke butler service, Michelin-starred dining and a holistic spa

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elegant, classically styled rooms and suites, Michelin starred dining and an exclusive spa add to the grand, stately mansion air of this hotel

The Goring

London SW1

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offering fine hospitality for over a 100 years, elegant hotel close to Buckingham Palace with comfortable rooms decorated in pleasing styles

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a well-appointed hotel, overlooking Kensington Gardens, with a unique character and charm and individually designed guest rooms and suites

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enjoy the extensive leisure facilities offered at this luxuriously appointed hotel, built within the historical Port of London HQ, opposite The Tower

The Savoy

London WC2

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landmark hotel welcoming guests in refined luxury since 1889, home to the renowned American Bar, the Savoy Grill and Afternoon Teas

Landmark Hotel

London NW1

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grand, former railway hotel, opposite Marylebone Station, set around an impressive central atrium, offering guests luxury and sophistication

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on levels 35-52 of The Shard, every uniquely designed guest room boasts spectacular skyline views as do the restaurants, bars and infinity pool

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a colourful hotel set around a courtyard garden, amidst the hustle and bustle of Soho, with elegant rooms, a rooftop terrace and small spa

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a former warehouse, circa 19th century, converted into a contemporary hotel with swish bedrooms, rooftop studios and plenty of dining spaces

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elegant, calming hotel, close to Spitalfields Market, Brick Lane and The City, adorned with antique furniture, rich fabrics and warming open fires

The Rookery

London EC1

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housed in a row of restored, 18th century townhouses, by Smithfield Market, guest rooms feature elegant period furnishings and rich fabrics

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with a stunning central courtyard, this luxuriously appointed hotel offers boutique style rooms and sits just 200 metres from iconic Oxford Street

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a former warehouse transformed into a cool, stylish hotel with smart rooms, studios and loft suites and a popular rooftop restaurant and bar

Hazlitt's

London W1

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Georgian townhouse built in 1718, now home to an ornate hotel filled with character, antique furnishings and unique rooms sumptuous decor

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luxury Covent Garden hotel, set amidst shops, restaurants, bars and theatres, with elegant rooms, guest drawing room, library and brasserie

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a Georgian townhouse, on a cobbled square, with decor that pays homage to the Victorian era and just 13, quirky and luxurious rooms

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small, boutique hotel with uniquely decorated rooms that feature artwork and quirky furniture, a buzzy all-day eatery and cocktail cellar

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award-winning, Pimlico townhouse with unique bedrooms - some four-poster - that embrace boutique styling and original Victorian character

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