Whether you’re planning something special for you and your other half or want to invite a handful of close friends and family, a boutique hotel will provide an intimate setting and a high-quality experience. As experienced event organisers working in and around London, we know of all the very best venues. Here is a small selection of London’s top boutique hotels.
Occupying the entire eastern side of Russell Square in Bloomsbury; Kimpton Fitroy London Hotel is a luxury venue within a stunning 19th century building. The architecture is awe-inspiring and gives the hotel a real sense of character and opulence; perfect for a very special occasion. And why not make it even more special and stay for the night in the stylish rooms or suites.
The London EDITION
Fitzrovia, next door to Soho, is another stylish part of central London in which to head for a luxury celebration. The London EDITION occupies an imposing Grade ! listed building in Berners Street. Keep your guest list to 14 and you can enjoy private dining in a lovely room above the restaurant; run by Michelin-starred chef Jason Atherton.
Into the heart of Soho and you’ll find Ham Yard Hotel, which, unusually, has its own garden. Beautifully designed interiors, rooftop terrace, spa, gym and even a bowling alley, this hotel is stylish, indulgent and quirky. There’s a range of rooms available for private events. The setting will be part of what will make your experience memorable.
This hotel occupies what was previously a church. Located in Holborn, L’Oscar is theatrical and impressive, the hotel has embraced its Baroque-style setting. Just a stone’s throw from the West End and London’s many theatres, this hotel would be great to combine with a show. And you really should round off your night by staying overnight in the hotel’s elegant rooms.
A hotel with an excellent reputation and enviable position. Overlooking the Royal Mews at Buckingham Palace, Hotel 41 is beautifully designed throughout in a black and white theme. 41 prides itself on a service designed to make guests feel special. The unique ‘Plunder the Pantry’ enables guests to enjoy different dining options, creating an exclusive club vibe.
One of London’s top hotels, Batty Langley’s is in Spitalfields, an old part of London and famous for Christ Church, which was designed by Nicholas Hawksmoor in 1729. Today, it’s a trendy and fashionable area, which is home for various celebrities and prominent artists. The hotel has a fantastic atmosphere, good old-fashioned service and tons of antiques throughout the hotel. The Tapestry Room, library and parlour are available for private events.
This former bank is located in the heart of the City; the bank was transformed into hotel by the founder behind private members’ club Soho House. The Ned is a modern and contemporary twist on the 1920s and smacks of luxury throughout – right up to the rooftop pool. Six rooms offering varying capacity mean that private events are well catered; the Rose Room and the Wren Room are perfect for up to 14 guests.
Sea Containers London
Located on the South Bank, Sea Containers London has been designed to feel like a 1920s ocean cruise liner, and very glamorous it is too. Depending on the size of your party, there are a several private rooms available for special events. Just make sure to leave enough time to enjoy the Southbank’s vibrant culture while you’re there!
Looking for intimate event venues in London?
Thinking of what to do for a birthday or anniversary? Looking for intimate event venues in London? We offer an event finding service, as well as full event management services. Contact MGN events. We know the best venues in London and can help organise the most memorable experience for you and your guests.