The best places to stay in London

The best places to stay in London

When organising a weekend away or even a short break in the capital, where you choose to stay is important especially if you plan on partaking in everything London has to offer during the weekend. Whether you want something centralised where you can walk to all your plans, or you’re comfortable paying less and staying further afield. Read our top tips on where to stay during a break in the capital.

Covent Garden

With hotels right in the centre of all the action, and the hustle and bustle of Covent Garden right on your doorstep, this is the perfect hub area for all things tourist! Whether you’re keen to explore all things historical about the area, and experience the infamous street performer, or you’re wanting to step away from the typical tourists and indulge in some boutique shopping, Covent Garden is the place to be. With a number of hotels in close proximity to the area, take your pick on whether you fancy splashing out or holding back and saving the money for other things.


With its luxurious shops and fine dining hotspots, Mayfair is the perfect hub for those wanting to be in the centre of it all. After dining in some of the finest spots in London, you’ll have the chance to grab a drink in one of Mayfair’s bars, whether that be The Connauight Bar, or dance the night away at Mahiki. Staying somewhere like the Urban Retreat Apartments is perfect for any group, giving you a full sense of luxury, and a haven right in the middle of all the action! 


Close to the likes of the Natural History and the Victoria & Albert Museums, Kensington is the perfect Location if you’re attending the Royal Albert museum as well. The perfect place if you’re wanting to stretch out and splash on a luxurious hotel, and of course, no visit to London is ever complete without a trip to Harrods, especially if you’re a bit of a shopaholic! 

No matter where you decide to stay, there’s some amazing locations in the capital, be sure to do your research and see what locations looks the best for your needs. If a chilled and relaxing weekend is what you’re looking for then considering a boutique/spa hotel maybe the option for you. Do your research and work out what you want from your break!