This century old hotel has been providing exceptional service to its rich and famous guests since 1906. The hotel is decorated in Louis XVI style, replete with rich textured fabric, imposing marble columns and elegant antique furniture. Two members of the staff are on hand to service each room.
For those on business, in addition to a computer, printer and scanner, even secretarial support can be arranged in each room. Two large meeting rooms, each with a capacity of 100 can be hired for small meetings and conferences.
Dine at the extravagant Ritz dining hall or sip on a cup of the famous Ritz tea at the Palm Court, but remember to book well in advance.
150 Piccadilly, W1
Tel: (020) 7493 8181.
Price: £370-£450 ($703-$855) double; from £800 ($1,520) suite. Children under 12 stay free in parent's room