The Connaught Hotel London: The Most Contemporary Five Star Hotel in Mayfair?



The Connaught Hotel London brings together the best of the old and the new, the hotel combines chic contemporary style and modern art with the classical values and levels of services that match the old brick built Victorian building itself.

Like many of London’s best five star hotels, the Connaught is located in the fashionable Mayfair district making the hotel ideal for those who want to spend time shopping and browsing the galleries of affluent area.

The hotel is also only a short distance from Hyde Park, shopping on Oxford Street and theatres of the West End.

While Mayfair itself offers a plethora of great places to eat, including many Michelin stared restaurants, you don’t need to leave the hotel to experience great dining. The hotel plays host to two Michelin stared restaurant Helene Darroze at the Connaught. The restaurant serves a variety of menus based around the foods of the Landes region of South West France from where Helene Darroze hails. Wine lovers should look out for the separate Champagne list which is particularly strong.

Rooms at the hotel a designed to be contemporary in style with a particular emphasis upon symmetry and simplicity of materials used. As such, the affect achieved is one of open airiness but with the comfort one would expect in a five star luxury hotel. In keeping with the hotels artistic theme, many rooms contain a selection of authentic original artworks which add to the aesthetic value of the rooms.

While each room has been individual designed, all rooms contain en suite bathrooms finished in white Thassos marble, fitted mahogany wardrobes complete with mini-bar and luxury Italian linen complete with cashmere blankets. Guests are not left wanting for entertainment, flat screen TV in the bedroom not enough? All bathrooms at the Connaught also contain a 17” LCD TV so you don’t have to miss a minute of your favourite program while, perhaps sipping Champagne in the bath?

Finally if you still need pampering more there is also the Aman Spa, which offers a variety of heath and beauty treatments as well as access to the hotels pool, steam room and gym.

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