Where to Stay in London

London is packed with hotels to suit all budgets and tastes, and with so many to choose from it can be difficult to know where to start. Deciding on your proposal location and then finding a hotel in the same part of London is often a good plan as getting from one side of London to the other can take a lot longer than you expect, even if you take the underground. Here are some very romantic hotels that are guaranteed to impress your future bride.

Budget Blowing Hotels in London

If you really want to treat your future wife and you’re happy to splash out on a really memorable stay, there are several well known top quality hotels in London where you can mingle with film stars and socialites. These include Claridges, a luxury five star Art Deco hotel with impeccable service, and The Dorchester, the epitome of sheer indulgence and traditional values, which are both located in the heart of Mayfair.

The Savoy Hotel is another luxurious option and its location alongside the Thames makes it ideal for a riverside proposal, while also being very convenient for the theatre district. The Savoy has been recently renovated and the Art Deco and English Edwardian interiors are superb. For the ultimate in sophistication, you could check into the famous Ritz, located on Piccadilly near Green Park. The Ritz prides itself on fantastic service, due to the ratio of more than two staff members to a room, and you can even hire your own private butler or the iconic Ritz Rolls Royce.

Boutique Hotels in London

For those that can’t quite justify splashing out on one of London’s top hotels, but still want somewhere beautiful, luxurious, and romantic, one of the capital’s superb boutique hotels could be just the answer. One good example is 41, a magical and mysterious boutique hotel on Buckingham Palace Road that gives the impression of a traditional London Club and features fabulous monochrome interiors.

The Athenaeum , a small luxury hotel located on Piccadilly, is an ultra modern home from home, and the beautiful rooms, including a rooftop suite, are designed with comfort in mind. No 5 Maddox Street is a small luxury boutique hotel in Mayfair which combines the practicality of serviced apartments with the luxury and services of a five star hotel.

Arty Hotels in London

For those of you looking for cool, quirky, or arty hotels, London has plenty to offer. The Dean Street Townhouse in Soho, formerly the notorious Gargoyle club from the 1930s to 1950s, has plenty of character and a beautiful interior. Also located in Soho, Hazlitts is a group of Georgian houses with a literary charm. Blake’s Hotel is another excellent boutique hotel located in Chelsea, which is described as sexy, decadent, flamboyant and luxurious. Many of the stylishly decorated rooms and suites have an oriental feel.