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5-star hotels in central London

Good value luxury 5-star hotels in central London

St Pancras Renaissance Hotel, London
St Pancras Renaissance Hotel, London

5-star hotels in London have their largest cluster around the Mayfair and Knightsbridge districts of London, the most exclusive district in London.

On this page we focus on some of the more affordable five star hotels, many of them belonging to upmarket chains like Marriott. All of these are large hotels with full facilities, not exclusive boutique hotels.

The Mayfair and Knightsbridge district is next to all of the theatres and restaurants in the West End and is home to the most exclusive retail outlets in London. Names such as Bond Street, Jermyn Street and Savile Row as well as places like Fortnum & Masons and Lilywhites advertise the exclusivity of the area.

Many of the traditional gentlemen's clubs are found in the district as well as nightclubs frequented by the famous. Two royal parks, Hyde Park and Green Park/St James's Park are on your doorstep.

Marriott hotels in London

Marriott luxury hotels in central London; Marriott County Hall fine dining

Marriott alone has 4 hotels in the Mayfair area around Grosvenor Square. Park Lane opposite Hyde Park is lined with very large 5-star hotels with fantastic views over London's largest park.

Away from Mayfair, there is of course no shortage of 5-star options. For leisure travellers the best locations are around Leicester Square, the centre of theatreland. Other notable 5-star hotels popular with leisure visitors is the Marriott County Hall and the Renaissance Hotel St Pancras.

The Marriott County Hall sits next to the London Eye on the banks of the River Thames with the Houses of Parliament and Big Ben on the opposite side of the river.

The Renaissance St Pancras and Great Northern hotels are recently opened part of St Pancras Station, the terminus of the Eurostar trains to Europe. The whole complex has been gutted out with all the modern luxuries within the shell of the grand old station hotel.

Explore a selection of five star hotels in various popular London areas

Great Northern Hotel Great Northern Hotel, London

Great Northern Hotel, London

At this boutique hotel, you can enjoy very fine dining in the most opulent of settings. Fully refurbished rooms feature wood panelling, hand-crafted furniture and a Hypnos bed. The location is perfectly situated between King's Cross and St Pancras Stations. Designed to offer a luxurious and relaxing experience.

Facilities include • Free Wi-Fi • Suites available • Restaurant • Bar • Room service • Hypnos beds • Ticket desk • 24-hr front desk • Laundry service • Accessible rooms • Sandwich shop
Nearest tube: 1-min walk to Kings Cross / St Pancras

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Hotel Marriott Grosvenor Square Hotel Marriott Grosvenor Square

Hotel Marriott Grosvenor Square

Situated in fashionable Mayfair, seconds from Park Lane and the shops of Oxford Street, this magnificent 5-star hotel offers luxurious air-conditioned rooms in London's West End. The fine-dining restaurant serves French cuisine with Asian influences. There is an on-site gym as well as 24-hr room service. The hotel’s stylish, modern rooms each feature a 32-inch flat-screen TV and luxury bedding. There are large work desks, and marble bathrooms with fluffy robes.

Facilities include • Wi-Fi • Bar & restaurant • Fitness centre • Games room • Air-con • Family rooms • Room service • Breakfast
Nearest tube: 3-min walk to Bond Street

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Radisson Blu Edwardian Hampshire Radisson Blu Edwardian Hampshire

Radisson Blu Edwardian Hampshire

5-star luxury with impressive city views situated on Leicester Square. This hotel delivers charm, luxury and modern facilities in a central London location. Rooms are opulent and feature smart TVs, Egyptian cotton linen, work desks, mini-bar, safe and tea/coffee facilities. There are a 24-hr fitness room and a terrace to enjoy the views. The hotel is a 5-min walk from Covent Garden, Trafalgar Square, National Gallery and National Portrait Gallery.

Facilities include • Free Wi-Fi • Family rooms • Restaurant • Fitness centre
Nearest tube: 3-min walk to Leicester Square

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Intercontinental Park Lane Intercontinental Park Lane Hotel

Intercontinental Park Lane

This luxurious hotel is surrounded by the elegant shops of Mayfair and Knightsbridge, and between the two Royal Parks, Hyde Park and St James’s Park. Theo Randall's restaurant has been consistently voted London's finest Italian, while a fine afternoon tea overlooking the Wellington Arch, is also on offer. Guests can unwind in the relaxing Spa InterContinental, with its wide range of treatments, or use the facilities in the gym.

Facilities include • Free Wi-Fi • Restaurant & bar • Spa and wellness centre with treatments • Facilities for disabled guests • Satellite TV &bull 24-hr front desk • Concierge service • Breakfast in room
Nearest tube: 2-min walk to Hyde Park Corner

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St Pancras Renaissance Hotel London Renaissance Hotel St Pancras, London

Renaissance HotelSt Pancras, London

This is a truly magnificent luxury hotel reborn in 2011 from its first incarnation as the Midland Grand (1873). Housed in the actual building of St Pancras, it was even used in the filming of the Harry Potter films for its stunning architecture. It truly is iconic and will offer you all the luxury of today's modern conveniences combined with the elegance of yesterday's grand architecture.

Facilities include • Free Wi-Fi • Suites and apartments/family rooms available • Satellite TV • Breakfast • Fitness centre • Minibar • Lift to all floors • 24-hr reception • Tea/coffee facilities
Nearest tube: 1-min walk to Kings Cross / St Pancras

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Hotel Marriott Grosvenor House Hotel Marriott Grosvenor House

Hotel Marriott Grosvenor House

This hotel has been frequented by royalty, celebrities and business leaders since its opening in 1929. With its exclusive location facing Hyde Park and backing onto Mayfair, it features a stylish champagne bar, elegant restaurant and fitness centre. Each room offers space, privacy and many modern comforts. This five-star hotel features a magnificently renovated ballroom and a newly refurbished Executive Lounge. Visit the Park Room for a memorable afternoon tea, this is a stunning hotel you won't forget.

Facilities include • Free Wi-Fi in public areas • Bar & restaurant • Fitness centre • Terrace • Air-con • Family rooms • Room service • Breakfast
Nearest tube: 3-min walk to Bond Street

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Sheraton Grand London Park Lane Sheraton Grand London Park Lane

Sheraton Grand London Park Lane

Sheraton Grand Park Lane overlooks Green Park, in the heart of Mayfair - a superb location in central London. The restaurant offers elegant all-day Italian dining in the impressive restaurant, and you can enjoy expertly crafted cocktails. English afternoon tea is served at Palm Court. There is a modern fitness centre, while the rooms feature an elegant art deco design with original fireplaces and marble bathrooms in some.

Facilities include • Free Wi-Fi • Restaurant & coffee house • Private parking • Desinger beds • Outdoor seating • Concierge service • Breakfast in room
Nearest tube: 2-min walk to Green Park

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Le Meridian Piccadilly Le Meridien Piccadilly

Le Meridien Piccadilly

This hotel features fabulous views of Piccadilly Circus; its star feature is its stunning indoor swimming pool. You can enjoy locally sourced meat and fish at the Terrace Grill & Bar and a signature cocktail Gin & Tonic Afternoon Tea from the bar. A state-of-the-art wellness centre offers massages and a hot tub. Luxurious rooms feature in-room movies and you can enjoy 24-hr room service.

Facilities include • Free Wi-Fi in public areas • Indoor pool • Bar & restaurant • Spa & wellness centre &bull 24-hr front desk • Terrace & city views • 24-hr front desk
Nearest tube: 2-min walk to Piccadilly Circus

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London Hilton on Park Lane London Hilton on Park Lane

London Hilton on Park Lane

London Hilton on Park Lane is an award-winning, landmark hotel overlooking Hyde Park and backing onto Mayfair. The hotel has its own Michelin-starred restaurant on the 28th floor with commanding views, serving a chocoholic afternoon tea and French haute cuisine. Rooms have marble bathrooms, while some rooms also have balconies. Executive rooms and suites are available and there is a fitness suite with sauna.

Facilities include • Free Wi-Fi • Restaurant with terrace and views • Bar • Spa & wellness centre • 24-hr front desk • Live sports events • Room service • Facilities for disabled guests • Tickets service
Nearest tube: 6-min walk to Green Park

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London Marriott Hotel County Hall London Marriott Hotel County Hall

London Marriott Hotel County Hall

A high-end hotel with a lot of facilities and a beautiful location right by the London Eye on the banks of the River Thames. With fantastic views of Big Ben and the River Thames, guests have access to a swimming pool, spa and free fitness classes. Rooms offer a marble bathroom, slippers, and an LCD TV with satellite channels.

Facilities include • Free Wi-Fi • Swimming pool • Spa • Free fitness classes • Freeview TV with 80 channels • Restaurant • Bar • Diet menus on request • Family rooms • 24-hr front desk • Ticket service
Nearest tube: 5-min walk to Waterloo

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Sofitel London St James Sofitel London St James

Sofitel London St James

This hotel in a grade II listed building offers one of the finest addresses close to Trafalgar Square, Piccadilly Circus & St James's Park. The hotel has been consistently rated as one of the best in London and combines traditional British design with a contemporary French edge. Enjoy French cuisine at the Balcon, an elegant French Brasserie, or a champagne cocktail from St James Bar. There is also a spa and wellness centre offering treatments for the ultimate in relaxation.

Facilities include • Free Wi-Fi • Spa & wellness centre • French Brasserie • Kid-friendly buffet • Facilities for disabled guests • 24-hr front desk • Room service • Airport shuttle
Nearest tube: 2-min walk to Charing Cross

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