Well, I won’t deny the fact that there are a number of romantic cities in the world, but London certainly takes the cake.
From walking hand in hand with your beloved near The River Thames to enjoying a candlelit dinner at some of the best Michelin restaurants or sipping the best wine at the swanky bars, the city has so much to offer for the love birds.
If you are looking to spend an enthralling evening or a weekend wooing your beloved, treating yourself to a luxury star hotel will certainly prove helpful in making the whole occasion more special.
So, without any further delay, let me talk about top 7 romantic hotels to stay in London.
I am only going to use one term to describe this place – Perfect. Yes, perfect in every sense, be it lavish interiors, glistening bathrooms, wall paintings, colour combinations of the rooms. The moment you enter the hotel; the beautiful wood-panelled walls will immediately strike you (in a positive sense). It will take you to the impressive reception desk, where you will check in.
The rooms and suites are divided into – Club Double (ideal for 2 adults), Superior Double (ideal for 2 adults and 1cot – free for ages 0 to 2), Junior Suites (ideal for 2 adults and 1cot – free for ages 0 to 2), and The Rook’s Nest (ideal for 2 adults and 2 cots – free for ages 0 to 2). Every room has been individually designed and there is no dearth of luxury. The breakfast is provided in your room and it usually includes – porridge, bacon sandwiches, granola, pastries, and cereal.
From – From £149 per night.
This hotel gives you an opportunity of indulging in complete luxury. Designed by a former bond girl Ms. Anouska Hempel, this hotel is a world of exoticism and grandeur. You will surely admire the unique fusion of both eastern and western styles behind its Victorian façade.
This hotel is frequently visited by some of the well-known movie stars, designers, and actors. You have the option of choosing from Luxury Room (ideal for 2 adults), Director’s Double (ideal for 2 adults and 1cot – free for ages 0 to 2), Luxury Suite (ideal for 2 adults and 1cot – free for ages 0 to 2), and Signature Suites (ideal for 2 adults).
Every single room has been designed by Anouska and you will get all the modern facilities including – Bang & Olufsen flatscreen TV, Wi-Fi, desk, and iPod dock. You are also provided the facility of spa and supporting eco-friendly services the hotel is trying to cut down the usage of chemical and water use. The meals will be served at the eatery designed by Anouska herself and there is an attached bar as well.
From £240 per night.
This is a luxury hotel and a perfect romantic getaway for the lovers. This hotel is situated in a peaceful area of Mayfair. It has more than 100 rooms, a diverse mix of Georgian grace and contemporary style. The rooms are divided into – Tiny Single Room (ideal for 1 adult), Deluxe Single (ideal for 1 adult), Classic Double Room (ideal for 2 adults), and Deluxe Double/Twin Room (ideal for adultS), Studio Suite (ideal for 2 adults), Junior Suite (ideal for 2 adults and 1 extra bed), Executive King/Twin (ideal for 2 adults and 1 extra bed), The Diamond Suite (ideal for 6 people), and The Jubilee Suite (ideal for 7 people).
When it comes to services, you can expect the top facilities including – a gym, air-conditioned public areas, 24-hour service, multilingual staff. Bedroom facilities comprise of – television, Wi-Fi access, hairdryer, direct dial telephone, housekeeping, and air conditioning. The hotel also has a cool looking bar and restaurant as well.
From £200 per night.
This 5-star hotel certainly redefines luxury. The hotel is located at close proximity to Oxford Circus and Soho. It is also known for its timeless elegance and you will be bewitched by its grandeur and dazzling lobby. It is an award-winning hotel as well. Let us come to the main element i.e. rooms.
You can make a selection for a room as per your needs and requirements. Go on and choose from – Superior Room, Deluxe Room, Executive Room, Family Room, Junior Suite, One Bedroom Suite, One Bedroom Residence, Terrace Suite, Regent Apartment, Portland Suite, Infinity Suite, and Sterling Suite.
Every room is equipped with all the modern amenities and offer 24-full service in room. The hotel also goes one step ahead and redefines the club concept with utmost conveniences, exclusivity, and prompt services. Butler service is offered by The Club, food & beverage offerings, private check-in and check-out, access to boardroom, and various other premium facilities.
From £324 per night.
With 12 bedrooms, this hotel is compared to Harrods when it comes to service, the facilities, and overall experience. The interiors of this 4-star hotel offer a perfect blend of contemporary design and classy architecture. The beautiful and bright colours used in the rooms will surely catch your attention and slight detailing on the walls is quite impressive.
The rooms have all the modern amenities including – Wi-Fi, climate control, a minibar, central heating, a seating area, etc. The hotel also has en suite bathrooms with a bathtub, a shower, and free toiletries.
In the basement, you will find the bar named as Metro. It has a miniature kitchen where you can peep in what the chef is cooking. The banquettes have comfortable seating and wooden tables look impressive.
From £228 per night.
The Ritz Hotel
The moment you lay your eyes on this hotel, you will be impressed by the opulence and extravagance that this hotel offers. Being in the business for over 100 years now, you can expect top-notch service from this five-star hotel. To enjoy great service, Ritz butlers are always on hand. You can also ride in style in a customised Rolls Royce Phantom. Enjoy some of the finest cuisines at the Michelin-starred restaurant. You can also enjoy private moments at The Ritz Restaurant and Garden Bar Champagne Terrace.
Maintaining original Louis XVI style, the bedrooms and suites have blue, salmon pink, yellow, and rose pink colour combinations.
You can also make a choice from various signature suites offering you magnificent views. The facilities at The Ritz include – 24/7 room service, a bar, laundry, fitness centre, kids’ club, Wi-Fi, and restaurant.
From £431 per night.
Overlooking The River Thames, The Bingham is the finest boutique hotel in London. It is a perfect setting of modern luxury with a vintage twist. Whether it is the rooms, bathrooms, outside terrace, or lobby, you will get to see a touch of lavishness. When it comes to rooms, you will be spoilt for choice. You can make a choice from Queen Single (ideal for 1 adult), Double (ideal for 2 adults), river double (ideal for 2 adults and 1 cot – free for ages 0 to 2), Superior River Double (ideal for 2 adults and 2 cots – free for ages 0 to 2), Deluxe River Room (ideal for 2 adults and 1cot – free for ages 0 to 2).
The Bingham offers spa facility, enjoy seasonal modern British food and the airy dining room has a chic look. The restaurant is closed on Sunday evenings. The bar of the hotel is also quite relaxed and bear a retro style.
From £108 per night.
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