Best Hotel Afternoon Teas in London

The afternoon tea has leveled up as of recent, bringing you quirky alternatives and unusual flavours. And while the scone may be ungdergoing something of a remix, there's nothing quite like the hotel afternoon tea in some of London's most elegant spots. To help you find the best? We've created a list of the finest in the city.

Last updated on 9th September 2021




Located in the heart of the West End, The Montague on the Gardens is a top choice for a luxurious afternoon tea in London. With options spanning free-flowing Champagne to cream tea and a safari theme, you'll be treated to decadent treats and thirst-quenching drinks.

One of the best hotel afternoon teas in London, The Coral Room's offering is certainly one of the prettiest as well. Head over to Great Russell Street for a stunning spread of scones, sandwiches, sweet pastries and maybe a cheeky glass of sparkling.

One of the best places for a hotel afternoon tea in London, The Rubens at The Palace is a gorgeous, traditional spot fronting a range of fun midday meals. Tuck into dainty tiers washed down with bottomless booze, or get into the summer spirit with their Wimbledon-themed offering.

If you're a bit of a tea-lover, you'll enjoy this. The Milestone Hotel and Residences in Kensington is offering you a unique experience, where you'll get to tuck into all kinds of traditional sandwiches, scones and more, all while learning more about Earl Grey, Lapsang Souchong and other such brews.