Some of the best five-star hotels in London include Hotel 41, Egerton House Hotel and The Milestone Hotel, according to ratings published by TripAdvisor. London is one of the world's foremost locations for fine lodging, containing 55 properties that earned five-star ratings from the Automobile Association as of October 2015.
Hotel 41, a boutique hotel located just south of Buckingham Palace, is one London's of smallest five-star hotels. The hotel is decorated in black and white with mahogany furniture. Despite its small size, Hotel 41 offers traditional five-star amenities such as 24-hour room service and chauffeur service. The hotel employs two staff members for every guest.
Egerton House Hotel is a 28-room hotel in London's tony Knightsbridge shopping district. The hotel occupies two Victorian townhouses that date back to 1843. Egerton House's most luxurious amenity perhaps is its collection of artwork, which includes original paintings by Picasso and Matisse. The hotel features an exclusive martini bar.
The Milestone Hotel, located in near Hyde Park in the Kensington neighborhood, is a mansion hotel containing 44 individually appointed guest rooms, 12 suites and six extended stay apartments. The Milestone, whose history dates back to 1691, offers fine dining at Cheneston's Restaurant and tea at the Park Lounge.