Staycation ideas for your London city break

02 August 2023

Searching for somewhere special to stay in the capital? Perhaps it’s a romantic city break over the bank holiday weekend, a family-friendly getaway or last minute work trip. Whatever the occasion, it’s hard to beat a central London location with sought-after shopping, dining and experiential offerings right on your doorstep. So, look no further than these spectacular hotels, all within walking distance of Oxford Street.


Radisson Blu Edwardian Bond Street

Across from Bond Street station, the Radisson Blu Edwardian Bond Street is a peaceful retreat in the heart of Oxford Street. Set in an Edwardian listed building featuring sleek, contemporary design, the boutique hotel seamlessly blends old and new. Choose from 149 contemporary rooms and take a seat in the ever-elegant Bond St. Lounge Bar serving an Italian-inspired menu. Or, if you’re looking for a moment of indulgence, treat yourself to a British afternoon tea with a Mediterranean twist in the wood-panelled Bond St. Tea Rooms.

350 Oxford Street, London W1C 1BY


The London Edition

For the epitome of luxury, look no further than The London Edition. A stone’s throw from Oxford Street, this boutique hotel combines thoughtful design with coveted dining. The minimalist guest rooms are warmed up with oak floors, wood-paneled walls and faux fur throws, creating a cosy cabin-like feel. For dinner, grab a table at the gorgeous Berner’s Tavern directed by Michelin-starred chef Jason Atherton. The restaurant is a feast for the senses with art adorning the walls and an elaborate 19th-century ceiling. Fancy a drink after dinner? Head on over to the Punch Room that promises no less than 30 specialty punches. And if you’re travelling with kids, the hotel even has specially crafted experiences for little ones, making The London Edition a luxurious choice for the whole family.

10 Berners St, London W1T 3NP


The London Marriott

Discover the best of Mayfair at the London Marriott Hotel Grosvenor Square! With world-class shopping on Oxford Street and Mayfair as well as historic Hyde Park just minutes away, you’ll be spoilt for choice with things to do in this enviable location. Unwind in impeccably furnished rooms featuring marble bathrooms and state of the art technology, overlooking Grosvenor Square. Visit Gordon Ramsay’s Lucky Cat restaurant or raise a glass at their award-winning 1920s speakeasy, The Luggage Room, Mayfair’s best-kept secret.

Grosvenor Square, London W1K 6JP


Hyatt Regency London

Featuring views over the charming gardens of Portman Square, the Hyatt Regency London truly is an oasis in the city. With 440 sophisticated guestrooms and 11 meeting spaces, the hotel caters to business and leisure travellers alike. The dining options are equally impressive: tuck into seasonal British dishes at The Montagu Kitchen, sip on cocktails at the Churchill Bar & Terrace or indulge in Italian fine-dining at the Michelin-starred Locanda Locatelli.

30 Portman Square, London, W1H 7BH

Now that your hotel is sorted, it’s time to plan your itinerary. Find out what’s happening on Oxford Street this summer and add these alfresco hot spots to your list. Travelling with kids? Check out these family-friendly activities for a fun-filled day out.