London, with its unique blend of history and culture, is constantly changing, with new landmarks, stylish restaurants and clubs opening up all the time. Recently voted as the gourmet capital of the world, London is the European capital to stay in touch with all that's new and exciting while enjoying its wealth of historic buildings and eclectic mix of museums and art galleries.

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The Dorchester

The Dorchester The Dorchester offers accommodation of exceptional grace and comfort, all providing views over Hyde Park or the hotel's landscaped terraces.                                                                                                              Find out more

45 Park Lane

45 Park Lane The master behind the interior design of 45 Park Lane is Thierry Despont; New York based architect, curator, artist and designer.                                                                                                                                    Find out more

Our Gallery

Enjoy our photo galleries as we take you on a virtual tour of London

What's On

20 March 2015 - 11 October 2015

Painting Paradise – The Art of the Garden

The Queen’s Gallery at Buckingham Palace will play host to a new, banner art exhibition when Painting Paradise – The Art of the Garden opens this spring.At turns considered a place of private reflecti...

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Lords Cricket
12 April 2015 - 19 September 2015

Cricket at Lord's

The famed “Home of Cricket” will once again play host to a full season over the summer months. Stretching from April to September, the cricket season at Lord’s (which marked its bicentenary in 2014...

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What is Luxury
25 April 2015 - 27 September 2015

What is Luxury?

The nature of “luxury” is explored in this latest exhibition from the V&A and the Crafts Council. Held in the Porter Gallery of London’s Victoria and Albert Museum from April to September 2015,...