The Experience

Closed from December 20, 2013 and will reopen in th Spring of 2105.

The Lanesborough will be undertaking an extensive renovation project as part of our commitment to provide our guests with facilities and services that are second to none.

The designs by world renowned interior designer, Alberto Pinto, will involve enhancements to all guest rooms and public areas to incorporate the latest in contemporary luxury and technological innovations.

The Lanesborough is ideally located in elegant Knightsbridge opposite Hyde Park, and is minutes away from the exclusive shopping of Harrods and Sloane Street. Capturing the gracious style and hospitality of an early 19th century residence, all guests of

The Lanesborough are received as honoured guests in a private home and cared for by 24hr personal Butler Service. The hotel features 93 guest rooms including 43 suites.

All guest rooms and suites at The Lanesborough have the most advanced, yet unobtrusive technology and offer many complimentary amenities including:

  • 24 Hour Butler service
  • Change of clothing pressed on arrival
  • Tea or Coffee served on arrival and with daily wake up calls
  • Unlimited complimentary phone calls to the U.S. and all of Europe
  • Sony VAIO Laptops
  • High-speed wireless Internet access
  • Persoalized stationary and business cards
  • In-Room digital movies on demand
  • Music Library with extensive playlist
  • Bowl of fresh fruit, assorted sweets and mineral water replenished daily
  • iPod docking station available on request
  • Fitness studio exclusive for in-house residents

The hotel has received many awards through the years, such as “Best Hotels in 100 Cities” by Robb Report 2013, 5 Stars by Forbes Travel Guide 2013, “England’s Leading Hotel” by World Travel Guide 2012, “Best Location in the UK” by Conde Nast Traveller Gold List World’s Best Hotels 2011 and  “Number One Small City Hotel in Europe” by Travel + Leisure Readers Choice 2010. As well as the UK Tea Council Award of Excellence for Afternoon Tea. To ensure the ultimate experience, The Lanesborough extends its hospitality to meet individual requirements through its concierge services by top London Concierge team. From theatre reservations to limousine transfers and more, the hotel’s aim is to make your stay unforgettable and leave you with fond memories of London and The Lanesborough.


Awarded a Michelin Star in 2010

The allure of superb cuisine entices guests and local society alike to dine at The Lanesborough. Apsleys, a Heinz Beck Restaurant is the first restaurant outside Italy created by internationally renowned chef, Heinz Beck – holder of 3 Michelin Stars in La Pergola in Rome. The restaurant presents modern Italian cuisine in an atmosphere of casual refinement for sophisticated dining, be it breakfast, lunch and afternoon tea or dinner. Apsleys has two private dining rooms and two wine tasting rooms which offer an impressive list of wines, and many are available by the glass.

Home to the UK Tea Council’s awards since 2005, Apsleys serves freshly baked scones, thick clotted cream, handmade finger sandwiches, and a scrumptious selection of cakes, tea breads, and homemade fruit preserves with a 52 variety of teas including the exclusive Lanesborough blend. Gluten and dairy-free Afternoon Tea is available upon request.

Library Bar

Designed in the style of a Regency Library with bookcases lined with leather bound books, subdued lighting,  and deep leather wing chairs, the Library Bar boasts an outstanding collection of ‘liquid history’ vintage cognacs, highlighted with display cabinets and bespoke cocktails.  Enjoy your drinks while a roaring fire creates a warm intimate atmosphere.

The Garden Room

The Garden Room, with its extensive collection of Cigars and Congacs, some dating as back as 1770, is the first and only luxury smoking venue in Knightsbridge, and the finest smoking room in all of London.

Virtuoso Amenities:

  • $100 Spa credit (does not apply to spa products)
  • 50% off guaranteed early check in (if needed)
  • Continental breakfast for two
  • One tier upgrade based on availability 48 hours prior to arrival

In elegant Knightsbridge, The Lanesborough maintains a graceful aura reminiscent of the regency period. Inside, you’ll find 93 lavish guestrooms, including 43 opulent suites, all with state-of-the-art amenities in accordance with today’s travelers’ needs. A team of personal Lanesborough butlers are available any time of the day or night, and will assist with unpacking and repacking, as well as with social engagements and personal requests. Enjoy award-winning afternoon tea with London’s first tea sommelier. In Apsleys restaurant, you’ll be in the hands of Michelin-star Chef Heinz Beck. Shopping at Harrods and on Sloane Street is minutes away.

The Lanesborough is undergoing a full renovation and will reopen its doors in the late 2014.Distance from London Airport (LHR): 14 mi/23 km Guests Receive:

    • (upgrade will be confirmed 2 days prior to arrival if available)
  • Daily full breakfast, for up to two in room guests
  • Upgrade on arrival, subject to availability
    • (upgrade will be confirmed 2 days prior to arrival if available)
  • 50% discount on room charges for preregistration
    • to guarantee early check-in, up to and including Junior Suites (excluding June and July)
  • $100 USD Spa Services credit, to be utilized during stay
    • (not combinable, no cash value if not redeemed in full)
  • Early check-in/late check-out
    • subject to availability
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