The Wellesley Knightsbridge, a Luxury Collection Hotel, London

Rated 8.7 in 87 reviews. 36 rooms.


Discover contemporary luxury and traditional glamour in the heart of London at The Wellesley – London's finest boutique-grand hotel in Knightsbridge, offering discreet and uncompromising service for the discerning traveller.

The hotel’s 36 bedrooms and suites have been designed with rich furnishings and sumptuous finishes, which pay tribute to the building’s 1920's history.

The Wellesley is home to stylish cigar terraces and a bespoke walk-in humidor, known as the largest in the United Kingdom, as well as a connoisseur’s selection of the finest cigars.

At the Oval Restaurant you can expect authentic Italian dishes, thoughtful presentation and impeccable service. Fine wines will be well served with an expertly curated list of vintages as well as a bespoke cocktail list.

Set in the glamorous area of Knightsbridge, this boutique, 5-star Art Déco hotel boasts luxury rooms, 2 exclusive and secluded cigar terraces, a cocktail bar, a restaurant, and scenic views of leafy Hyde Park, 400 feet away. Marble Arch is 1 mile away and the world-famous Oxford Street is 1 mile away. A courtesy luxury chauffeur drop-off service is provided for all guests, as well as a butler service for packing and unpacking bags.

The spacious rooms boast original features from 1920s, Italian marble bathrooms, and original, bespoke artwork. Some rooms have a separate lounge and uninterrupted views of Hyde Park. The rooms feature the most modern technology and high-speed Wi-Fi. Each room is also equipped with a Samsung tablet for guests to use.

The Oval Restaurant celebrates a fine dining experience; the menu is inspired by Italian cuisine and it features exquisite dishes made of fresh, seasonal ingredients. Guests can enjoy a special selection of the finest cognac and whisky in the charming Crystal Bar. The Jazz Lounge offers evening live music - from Friday to Saturday - and showcases both established and up-and-coming artists in an intimate style and atmosphere. Afternoon tea is available daily and it is accompanied by live piano music.

Cigar enthusiasts can enjoy the intimate atmosphere on the exclusive cigar terraces and Europe's largest humidor within a hotel.

A mile away from the Royal Albert Hall, The Wellesley also offers easy access to Westminster Abbey and the Big Ben, half an hour’s walk away.

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A guide to great places near The Wellesley Knightsbridge, a Luxury Collection Hotel, London

  1. The Grenadier

    Great little pub with good food. Print out a map before you go, because it can be hard to find. Also, if you want to eat, ring up first to book a table.

    126 m from hotel
    18 Wilton Row

  2. Marcus Wareing at The Berkeley

    Michelin starred cook, Marcus Waering’s restaurant at the Berkeley most definitely does not disappoint. His cooking is theatrical and technically brilliant, and the atmosphere truly sophisticated.

    181 m from hotel
    Wilton Place

  3. Koffmann's

    Love the duck lag !!

    183 m from hotel
    The Berkeley Hotel, Wilton Place

  4. The Nags Head

    You're not allowed to talk on a mobile inside the pub!!

    249 m from hotel
    53 Kinnerton Street

  5. Masgouf House

    Kabsa is really good & Gouzi & their red tea!

    285 m from hotel
    75 Knightsbridge

  6. Hyde Park Corner

    Love the flowers in this park!

    353 m from hotel
    Park Ln

  7. Nobu

    Great food, cool ambiance .. just rather mixed / pretentious in service

    377 m from hotel
    19 Old Park Ln

  8. Dinner by Heston Blumenthal

    Who says the U.K.’s culinary fare consists only of fish and chips? Dinner is certainly expensive, but serves thrilling, British dishes inspired by historic menus as far back as the 14th century

    439 m from hotel
    Mandarin Oriental Hyde Park

  9. Harrods

    Harrods’ magical Christmas window display was created with the help of Oscar de la Renta, Valentino and Marchesa, who dressed Disney’s fairy-tale princesses. See the gowns here:

    0.7 km from hotel
    87-135 Brompton Rd

  10. Green Park

    In the 18th century the park was notorious for highwaymen and Horace Walpole was one of many robbed here. Handel’s ‘Music for the Royal Fireworks’ was composed for an event here in 1749.

    0.7 km from hotel

  11. Novikov

    If ur lucky, try the fresh king crab! A bit pricy but how often wud u have a taste of that? With the black cod and some Turtle Legs, accompanied by Gyotaku! OMFG the Gyotaku!! Jorge's ur wine man👍.

    1.0 km from hotel
    50a Berkeley St

  12. British Museum

    The British Museum began from the collection of naturalist Sir Hans Sloane which he left to the nation on his death in 1753. Now it houses 7 million objects including more than 100 Egyptian mummies.

    2.6 km from hotel
    Great Russell St