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Travel Guide: London

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 Best of London

The dining room of Spatisserie at The Spa at Coworth Park in London, England
Heart Healthy Restaurants in London
Just because you're eating healthier doesn't mean you have to forsake flavor. See these picks of London restaurants offering savory dishes that won't hurt your waistline.

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Ellenborough Park in the Cotswolds

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.

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The pool at St. Pancras Spa in London, England

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."

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A guest room at Belgraves Hotel in London, England

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.

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A guest room at Draycott Hotel, one of GAYOT's Top 10 Value Hotels in London

Best Hotels in London
Looking for the best places to stay in London? Check out GAYOT's exclusive top 10 lists for the best hotels in London in a variety of categories.

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