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 13th February 2019

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.

Craft London

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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.

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.

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. 

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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.

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.

@ 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. 

@ HALF HITCH Micro-Distillery on Various dates from Monday 18th February 2019

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.

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.

Iris Bar By Searcys

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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?

@ Sakagura on Tuesday 26th February 2019 and 6 other Tuesdays

Indulge in a stunning 11 courses at the illustrious Sakagura chef's table where head chef Delroy Simpson will be preparing and serving each course right before your eyes. You'll feast upon dishes such as grilled yakitori skewers and crispy and fresh tempura Asian King Prawns, expertly paired with the perfect sake to elevate the flavours.

Head to the 69th floor of The Shard where The Extraordinary Travelling Film Show is taking over for a series of great film screenings. From Romeo + Juliet to Bohemian Rhapsody, there's great viewing and great views to be had.

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.

Restaurant Ours

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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.

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.  

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.

The New York Bar

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A hotel bar so luxe it shares a neighbourhood with Queen Liz herself, The New York Bar is located within the Ruben at the Palace hotel, just a stone's throw from Buckingham Palace. For a high-end London experience, book into their bar for a crisp glass of champagne, tasty platter style eats and their expertly mixed bespoke cocktails.