Forget roses, chocolates and teddy bears. Only the best spa hotels in London will cut it as an acceptable Valentine’s Day gift to her, him (or self) this February – not least because London is one of the best cities in the world to wine, dine and unwind. From Balinese-inspired glamour at the Bulgari to hydrotherapy and ESPA facials at The Corinthia, your choice of pampering spa getaways in the capital are plentiful.
Of course, our curation of editor-approved spa hotels in London goes far beyond properties just offering incredible rooms, romantic restaurants and of course – excellent city views. The best luxury spa hotels in London boast all of the above, plus the most advanced state-of-the-art wellness facilities in the whole of the continent. Think: subterranean swimming pools, black diamond facials, cryotherapy sports massages, bio-feedback training, de-compression pods, ice baths and superfood clinics. That’s in addition to your come-as-standard hot tubs, steam rooms, saunas and daybeds.
Whether you’re looking to unwind with a deep tissue massage solo or embark on a romantic spa staycation with your partner, scroll ahead for our hit list of the best spa hotels in London serving up a slice of welcome respite.
Best spa hotels in London at a glance:
- Best overall: The Corinthia
- Best for afternoon tea: The Lanesborough
- Best in East London: The Mondrian Shoreditch
- Best in West London: The Westin London
- Best subterranean spa: The Londoner
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