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 20th September 2022




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.

If you're in need of a fabulous afternoon tea, then be sure to head to The Egerton House Hotel in Knightsbridge. Not only will you get to celebrate all things British, including sweet treats and cakes, but there will also be flowing bevvies.