If staying in the lap of luxury in the heart of London’s thriving bar and restaurant scene sounds like a dream come true (it does to us!), may we introduce The Soho Hotel. It has 96 individual rooms and suites, all with unique splashes of vibrant colour, pattern and deluxe designer touches. Plus, it has all the delights of Soho on its doorstep.
The Soho Hotel (firmdalehotels. com/hotels/london/the-soho-hotel)
gardens of Kensington Palace at The Orangery. Complete the afternoon with a serene wander by the nearby lake to meet the Queen’s swans.
The Orangery (orangerykensingtonpalace.co.uk).
Set around a tree-filled courtyard, the Ham Yard Hotel offers a luxe yet relaxed village-style haven, tucked behind Piccadilly Circus. It’s the perfect spot if you want to be extra close to theatres, restaurants and bars.
Ham Yard Hotel ( firmdalehotels.com/hotels/ london/ham-yard-hotel).