Luxury Experiences in London

Decadent dining events, luxurious drinks experiences and high-end parties, where can you make the most of what London's VIP roster has to offer? With our handy go-to guide, you'll be making your way to some of the finest shindigs, events and parties in the city, so why not check out our recommendations for the best luxury experiences in London and have yourself a dazzling damn time. 

Last updated on 4th December 2018

From taking over London's smallest bar through to masterclasses in gin and whisky, Merchant House is a city slice of luxury that puts you in control of your night out.

With show-stopping circus performers, vintage burlesque queens and showgirl extraordinaires, Gin-House Burlesque is taking over this private members club and there will be plenty of drinking, dancing and debauchery.

Divino In Vino is running a series of delicious and educational wine evenings across the city. Join the wine connoisseurs as they teach you  more about orange wine, Moroccan bottles and everything you need to know to up your drinking game.

With evenings dedicated to champagne, white and red wines, guests can expect to find a tasting session lead by knowledgeable experts and full of frivolous, fun games. Whether you're a self-professed connoisseur or know absolutely nothing at all about grape-based beverages, this event will cater for your every need.  

@ Iris Bar By Searcys on Sunday 16th and Sunday 23rd December 2018

If sensational views and a caviar and champagne-fuelled brunch in the heart of the City don't sound luxe enough for you, then perhaps the possibility of winning a gorgeous full-cut diamond worth £1000 should do it? Yes, you could be in with the chance of winning a stunning stone at this quirky brunch event.

@ HALF HITCH Micro-Distillery on Various dates from Monday 17th December 2018

Head to the Half Hitch Micro Brewery in Camden and create your very own type of gin, courtesy of the venue's special gin masterclass. In a special 1 hour session, guests will first try some of the Half Hitch's finest gins, before learning all about the spirit courtesy of the gin specialists behind the bar. After that, you'll have the chance to create your own bespoke gin, made using ingredients that you've brought from home.

@ 1251 Restaurant on Monday 17th and Tuesday 18th December 2018

If you're after a little luxury, head to 1251 where James Cochran will be serving up an exclusive four-course menu for five weeks. With only 20 guests each night, you'll be able to try delicious dishes from the Great British Menu winner, with signature dishes like Scottish BBQ lobster with whiskey, apple, cider and seaweed.

Craft London

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£5 HOUSE COCKTAILS and 1 other offer

Whether you're planning a luxurious dinner before a show or wanting to really impress on date night, Craft London is the place for you. Utilising modern design across three floors, the venue really capitalises on its beautiful views of the Thames and the O2. The food is equally brilliant, serving up the finest British food created using ingredients mostly sourced on site.

Get into the festive spirit with this gloriously glamorous night of gospel music in the stunning Sky Garden. Expect some beautiful harmonies and soulful twists on Christmas classics to get you in the festive spirit, as you sip champagne or mulled wine and explore the destination bar, Sky Pod. 

Restaurant Ours

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Go Bottomless for £27pp (Ts&Cs apply)

Restaurant Ours is the perfect luxury experience when visiting Kensington. Combing delicious European food with a stripped back interior of exposed brickwork, wooden furnishings and splashings of greenery, you'll manage to feel right at home while being pampered like you deserve.

This stylish City of London hotspot combines traditional and contemporary design with high quality service and conviviality. You'll be welcomed like a friend into the luxury hotel, before you tuck into a menu of wonderful Champagnes, speciality Bellinis, light bites, sharing platters and signature charcuterie boards.

@ Cleopatra's Needle on Saturday 13th and Sunday 14th April 2019

Live like a Grantham at this luxury Downton experience as you're whisked away to the mansion for an stunning Christmas dinner and drinks. However, there is a murderer at large, so you and your fellow guests must unravel the curse of Tutankhamen and catch the killer. 

Black Rock

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Head to Black Rock and indulge in a night of luxury whisky in a cool, minimalist and contemporary setting. Their Whisky Library holds over 250 bottles of different whisky, making it the ideal place for any connoisseurs out there. Meanwhile, their centrepiece of an 18ft, 185-year-old oak tree is a sight to behold, acting as an interactive cocktail ageing system.

Experience theatre productions from the best seats in the house with this luxurious package. Choose your favourite West End show, whether it be The Lion King, Matilda or Tina, and enjoy a pre-theatre dinner with a welcome drink from exquisite restaurants before watching a stunning production. 

Iris Bar By Searcys

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NORTH Group Bar Package - £220 and 5 other offers

Indulge in one of the most unique drinking experiences in London as guests can head to the top of the stunning Gherkin not only for sweeping views of the city, but some of the finest cocktails, wine and champagne in the business. If you're looking to treat someone, why not try the Searcys gift vouchers?

@ York and Albany on Various dates from Sunday 16th December 2018

Treat yourself to a little festive cheer at this cosy pop up in Camden. The Gingerbread Cabin boasts gorgeous Christmas decor, comfy cushions and a menu of delicious canapes and exceptionally sippable Yuletide tipples.

Head to the gorgeous Shangri-La Hotel and find yourself immersed in a stunning world of decadence and theatricality. Bringing you a choice of three plays, this intimate theatre experience is the height of luxury.

Christmas Day: 3-Courses £110 and 8 other offers

Indulge in a night of delicious food in a wonderful interior with The Restaurant at Sanderson. The sleek, modern interior compliments the menu of carefully crafted, seasonal British food with a twist and inventive, artisanal cocktails. Outside, the heritage courtyard creates another beautiful, alternative place to drink.

Nothing screams luxury in London, like a plush private cinema screening. Stock up on the gourmet goodies, bubbles and even an edible cinema ticket! With movies like the award-winning The Darkest Hour and cult classic Pulp Fiction, there is something for everyone.