Welcome to "The Best of London," a travel guide featuring top restaurants, luxe hotels and spas, hot attractions and other essential information for sophisticated travelers and diners. Whether you are a local or tourist, GAYOT's destination guide will steer you to the hippest highlights in London and surrounding areas.
THE ENGLISH COUNTRYSIDE
Ellenborough Park, Cotswolds Dating back to the 1500s, Ellenborough Park was once owned by King Henry VII. Since then, the structure has served many purposes and is now a luxury hotel. Stay in one of 62 elegant guest rooms to enjoy exclusive amenities and explore the historic estate.
Top 10 Modern British Restaurants in London
Modern British cuisine takes traditional cooking as its base but adds international ingredients, flavors and cooking methods. Take a look at GAYOT's selection of London restaurants that capture the essence of England's culinary renaissance.
ON THE ROAD TO BLISS
The Spa at the St. Pancras Renaissance London Hotel The subterranean spa of this historic hotel offers a welcome respite to weary train travelers. Perks include a Victorian tiled relaxation pool and your choice of one of four euphoric spa "journeys."
To belong to the Thompson Hotels group is to be ensured a spot on "best of" lists around the world, but we love this property for more reasons than that. With a swanky atmosphere and high-profile setting, Belgraves Hotel is an absolute hot spot.
Airlines are redefining business class by offering luxurious onboard amenities to ensure that your flight experience feels one-of-a-kind. See which carriers made GAYOT's Top 10 Business Class Airlines.