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The best hotels in London, chosen by our expert, including luxury hotels, boutique hotels, budget hotels and London hotel deals. Read the reviews and book.

Taj 51 Buckingham Gate Suites and Residences

Taj 51 Buckingham Gate Suites and Residences

Victoria, London, England

9 Telegraph expert rating

Quite simply one of London’s finest hotels. The architecture — all meticulous scrollwork and thea...

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From £ 298 per night
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The Goring

The Goring

Belgravia, London, England

9 Telegraph expert rating

A favourite of dowager duchesses, lords, ladies and assorted gentlefolk; the Middleton family and...

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From £ 306 per night
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Chiltern Firehouse

Chiltern Firehouse

Marylebone, London, England

9 Telegraph expert rating

A magnet for media and entertainment types, darling. Interiors are charmingly retro, service is p...

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From £ 535 per night
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The Stafford London

The Stafford London

Mayfair, London, England

9 Telegraph expert rating

A hidden delight in its own mews off St James’s Street, The Stafford offers elegant interiors, a ...

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From £ 278 per night
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The Ritz London

The Ritz London

Mayfair, London, England

9 Telegraph expert rating

César Ritz’s legacy has changed little since it opened in 1909. With faultless service, a superb ...

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From £ 431 per night
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Sheraton Grand London Park Lane

Sheraton Grand London Park Lane

Piccadilly, London, England

9 Telegraph expert rating

A freshly exfoliated five-star celebration of art deco, shining with mirror-plated pillars and pa...

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From £ 245 per night
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Go Native Mayfair

Go Native Mayfair

Mayfair, London, England

9 Telegraph expert rating

These one- and two-bedroomed apartments take up the three-storeys of an immaculate 1890s red-bric...

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From £ 209 per night
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Gir Lion Lodge

Gir Lion Lodge

Regent's Park, London, England

9 Telegraph expert rating

Ever wondered what it would be like to spend the night at London Zoo? Think sleeping in a Gujarat...

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From £ 378 per night
Flemings Mayfair

Flemings Mayfair

Mayfair, London, England

9 Telegraph expert rating

Opened in 1851, Flemings expanded to encompass 13 townhouses on Half Moon and Clarges Street. For...

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From £ 200 per night
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Shoreditch Rooms

Shoreditch Rooms

Hackney, London, England

9 Telegraph expert rating

The Shoreditch Rooms are private sanctuaries within the trendy Shoreditch House members' club, ju...

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From £ 125 per night
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Dukes London

Dukes London

Mayfair, London, England

9 Telegraph expert rating

A favourite of both the Queen Mother and Diana, Princess of Wales, the royal connection is still ...

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From £ 294 per night
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Ham Yard Hotel

Ham Yard Hotel

Soho, London, England

9 Telegraph expert rating

The newest of the Firmdale stable of hotels, Ham Yard is a light-filled, spacious new build in an...

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From £ 312 per night
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Safestay Holland Park

Safestay Holland Park

Kensington, London, England

9 Telegraph expert rating

Safestay’s 368-bed hostel is a deft refurbishment of a part-Jacobean, part-1950s (now there’s a n...

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From £ 15 per night
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The Hospital Club

The Hospital Club

Covent Garden, London, England

9 Telegraph expert rating

Home to 15 luxurious, cosy, retro-chic guestrooms on the third floor of a Covent Garden members’ ...

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From £ 180 per night
The London EDITION

The London EDITION

Soho, London, England

9 Telegraph expert rating

Part of Ian Schrager's hotel portfolio, The London EDITION is a great spot for after-work drinks,...

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From £ 236 per night
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Rosewood London

Rosewood London

Holborn, London, England

9 Telegraph expert rating

Scarfes Bar has become a popular meeting place for Londoners, and the restaurant, also with stree...

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From £ 399 per night
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Number Sixteen

Number Sixteen

Kensington, London, England

9 Telegraph expert rating

If South Kensington suits as a location, then this is probably the most comfortable, luxurious an...

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From £ 174 per night
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The Levin

The Levin

Knightsbridge, London, England

9 Telegraph expert rating

The Levin is the baby sister hotel of The Capital, almost next door. It combines the luxury of a ...

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From £ 228 per night
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No. 5 Maddox St.

No. 5 Maddox St.

Mayfair, London, England

9 Telegraph expert rating

For anyone wanting a bit more space, privacy and even a little exclusivity, the No. 5 Maddox St. ...

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From £ 225 per night
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The Kensington

The Kensington

Kensington, London, England

9 Telegraph expert rating

This former Jury’s Inn hotel is owned by Irish private hoteliers the Doyle family, and has recent...

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From £ 187 per night
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