What's Worth It: St. James's Hotel & Club - London

07/11/2010 07:53 pm ET | Updated May 25, 2011

St. James's Hotel and Club

Stylish, elegant townhouse-style hotel located in a prestigious and central area next to Mayfair ... the perfect location for shopping many distinguished art galleries, boutiques, auction houses and bespoke establishments.

Why:The feel of a small hotel with a luxurious ambiance, impeccable style and the highest standard of service. It is sophisticated and full of personality.

Suzanne Says: This recently renovated hotel has been built to the highest standards of comfort and luxury. I love the mix of the handsome Victorian building and the well-chosen contemporary furnishings.
Top Tips: Book ahead for one of London's nearby finest & shiniest dining experiences as they are popular! There is a separate entrance for those who choose to do their exercise regime in St. James's or Hyde Park; thoughtfully provided with towels and bottled water. No need to worry about your appearance after a run!

Trusted Source: 2010 Fortune and Wallpaper Magazines both voted it one of the world's best business hotels.

7-8 Park Place
St. James's, London, SW1A 1LS
+44 (0) 20 7316 1600

Each of the 60 spacious guest rooms is decorated in soft, neutral tones, bespoke furniture, hand-made silk wallpaper, extremely comfortable hand-made beds, Murano glass chandeliers and sparkling commodious bathrooms.

There is, in addition to the 60 spacious guest rooms, a choice of suites, many of which have their own balconies with views of Big Ben and the London Eye. The penthouse suite features its own large roof top terrace, perfect for a unique intimate dinner or cocktail party.
On business? There are three beautiful light-filled meeting rooms, each of which is elegantly appointed or choose the St. James Wine Cellar for a special celebration. With its own impressive art collection and many other style greats, there's a unique charm not found in most business-relevant hotels.
In between work, when playing amongst top gallery touring and shopping, you'll adore their traditional English afternoon tea served in the comfortable William's Bar and Bistro.

From $365 per night including breakfast - a great deal in one of the world's most expensive cities...Worth it!