Rosewood London, magnificent 5-star hotel, one of London’s Top 20 | Rooms from £235

The luxurious five-star Rosewood London is the stunning reincarnation of an architectural landmark: the Pearl Assurance Company. Now this fabulously grand Edwardian marble-clad hotel is the London flagship of Rosewood, a distinguished hotel group—operator of the fabled Carlyle in New York and Jumby Bay in Antigua. It is a favourite with our Members, who enjoy […]

The Dorchester’s 45 Park Lane, your Manhattan pad in Mayfair—with complimentary Champagne at its destination restaurant, Cut by Wolfgang Puck

The Dorchester Hotel is to the world of hotels what Chelsea is to football or the Brigade of Guards to the military. Less well known is that The Dorchester has an outstation hotel next door, the glamorous 45 Park Lane. This is a 45-room Art Deco extravaganza with one-to-one service from private ‘hosts’ instead of […]

Grange Buckingham, 4-star Georgian townhouse with studio suites for self-catering in Bloomsbury | Studios from £109 for two with free English breakfast and free upgrade

If you wish to enjoy the freedom of self-catering in Bloomsbury, this four-star Georgian townhouse hotel meets the need; studios have well-equipped kitchenettes with microwave oven, fridge, cookware and utensils. The hotel is centrally located near Bloomsbury Square and Russell Square. Covent Garden, the British Museum and University of London are all within a short […]

Grange Blooms, traditional 4-star townhouse hotel overlooking the British Museum gardens | Rooms from £105 for two with free English breakfast and free upgrade

A traditional 18th-century townhouse, well liked by our Members, Blooms is in the heart of Bloomsbury on a quiet street beside the British Museum, and some rooms overlook the museum garden. Just minutes from Covent Garden and Theatreland, and not far from the City, it is well placed for business and leisure. It has 26 […]

Grange White Hall, a 4-star boutique hotel in Bloomsbury, overlooking the British Museum gardens | Rooms from £105 for two with free English breakfast and free room upgrade

The Grange White Hall Hotel is a Georgian townhouse hotel in a quiet street, with its own private gardens adjoining those of the British Museum. This gives a spacious, leafy view. Request a high floor room at the back of the hotel, looking out on to the British Museum and the quiet garden terrace area. […]

Grange Portland, 4-star apartment-style hotel in Bedford Place, Bloomsbury, overlooking private garden | Studios from £105 for two including free English breakfast and free upgrade

A 19th-century townhouse, this excellent boutique hotel is a comfortable 4-star apartment-style residence just a few minutes walk from the British Museum and Russell Square Underground station (providing direct links to Heathrow airport), and less than a mile from Covent Garden. The studio apartments feature en-suite bathrooms, kitchenettes, flat-screen TVs, tea/coffeemaking equipment. It is in […]

Grange Strathmore, the Queen Mother’s former family residence in South Kensington | Rooms from £99 for two including free English breakfast and free upgrade

The former London residence of the Earl of Strathmore, father of the late Queen Mother, the Grange Strathmore is a beautifully restored London townhouse situated on the delightful wide avenue of Queensgate, only minutes from Kensington Gardens and the Royal Albert Hall. It has a unique blend of Victorian grandeur and grand family comfort, maintaining […]

Five-star Grange St Paul’s overlooking St Paul’s Cathedral | Rooms from £166 for two with free English breakfast, free upgrade and free VIP Business Lounge

Overlooking London’s famous St Paul’s Cathedral, Grange St Paul’s is a contemporary five-star hotel with one of the best locations in London, just 100 yards from St Paul’s and a short walk from the Stock Exchange and the Old Bailey. The rooftop bar and the higher rooms reward us with amazing sights over the Cathedral […]

The perfect match: Hotel Montalembert, St Germain des Pres, romantic 5-star Parisian hotel on the Left Bank: We think it will suit your mood, à la Nancy Mitford

Some things are a perfect match: Paris and literature, the Left Bank and—Hotel Montalembert. And not merely because Nancy Mitford said so, though she did! In her pre-war classic, ‘The Pursuit of Love’, she has Fabrice telling Linda, ‘Je m’excuse, Madame, for not taking you to the Ritz, but I have a feeling for the […]

Chic private hotel on the Left Bank in Paris: Hotel Chavanel, a hidden gem in fashionable Saint-Honoré: Exclusive Club rates

It is a pleasure to discover in a favourite city an artistic gem of an hotel of which hardly anybody has ever heard, but which makes you want to return again and again. We can all find the best five-star hotels—discovering a chic, private four-star which is interesting in its own right and which you […]

Historic 17th-century palazzo in the heart of Rome, yards from the Trevi Fountain, Pantheon and Coliseum: This is the Grand Hotel De La Minerve: Stay here, in the footsteps of Stendhal and Sartre: Exclusive Club rates

For an historic Roman holiday in the centre of the artistic, historical, religious and architectural riches of the Eternal City, you will love the five-star Grand Hotel De La Minerve. This 17th-century palazzo might easily be considered to have the best location in Rome—just yards from the Pantheon and a few minutes’ walk from the […]

One Aldwych, superb 5-star hotel in Covent Garden, London WC2: Exclusive Members’ rates

A stylish, tranquil retreat from the hubbub of Covent Garden—and only a few minutes’ walk from the delights of the Royal Opera House—One Aldwych occupies the grand Edwardian building that was once home to the Morning Post newspaper and, more recently, Lloyds Bank. Now totally refurbished, the sleek, contemporary furnishings work well with the classical […]