London is one of those cities known for its elegance and glamour.
Not just when it comes to the atmosphere, but also when it comes to the experiences that the city provides. People often visit just to go shopping at one of London’s glamorous and iconic shopping districts, or to dine at one of the city’s world-renowned Michelin-star restaurants. If you’re still new to the city and are looking for the most elegant activities, this article is for you.
High-End Michelin-Star Restaurants
London is known for having one of the finest selections of high-end restaurants in the world. From Gordon Ramsay’s flagship restaurant, Restaurant Gordon Ramsay to Alain Ducasse at The Dorchester. Not to mention the glamorous feast for the senses that is Sketch London. Of course, for a reservation at one of these Michelin-starred restaurants, you would need to book ahead of time because they can get booked up quite fast. Especially on weekends and during high-seasons, it’s important to think ahead.
London’s Exclusive Nightclubs
London also boasts some of the best exclusive clubs and celebrity hotspots out there. In summer, people party in Ibiza. During the winter, exclusive London clubs are the place to be. Especially in Mayfair, you’ll find well-established high-end clubs like Tape London, Cirque Le Soir, The London Reign, along with some relatively new clubs like Dear Darling and Tabu. Needless to say, these clubs are specialised in providing VIP treatment and immaculate experiences for their guests. As a cherry on top, some of the clubs often host celebrity performances by renowned artists, like Drake, Travis Scott, and Lil Tjay.
In addition to high-end clubs, Mayfair is also known for housing some of the most luxurious hotels and boutique hotels in the city. The best part is, you don’t even have to be a guest to enjoy the luxury. You can enjoy afternoon tea or a meal at The Ritz at the time of your choosing. Meanwhile, the bar at the Mandrake Hotel is one of the best spots for afternoon or pre-clubbing cocktails. At Claridge’s, in addition to the glamorous rooms and suites, you can also find The Fumoir where you can enjoy an elegant yet quiet night tucked away from sight.
The Shard is one of the buildings that characterises London’s skyline. It is also the tallest building in the city. What this means for you is, elegant restaurants and cocktail bars with breathtaking and panoramic views of the city. Aqua Shard, for example, is an exquisite restaurant that rests on the 31st floor and specialises in British cuisine. Meanwhile, on the 52nd floor, you have GŎNG Bar where you can enjoy the unforgettable view with a cocktail in hand.
Whether it’s a restaurant, bar, or nightclub, luxurious experiences are always within reach when you’re in London. All you need to do is book beforehand and you can enjoy some of the most unforgettable nights in your life. If you want to explore for yourself, you can always head to one of London’s elegant districts, like Mayfair, Soho, or Kensington. You’re guaranteed to find something that’s equal parts interesting and glamorous there.