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Luxury London – A traditional 7 night break staying at the Draycott Hotel

  • The Draycott Hotel, London - Rattigan Deluxe Double - Street View

    The Draycott Hotel, London - Rattigan Deluxe Double - Street View
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7 nights (other durations available)
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Includes a stay at the Draycott Hotel London

The 5 star Draycott Hotel in the heart of Chelsea’s Sloane Square, offers guest bedrooms of the highest calibre, whilst maintaining that all-important relaxing home-from-home environment during your city stay.

Originally built in the 1890s, work began in 1995 to bring the Draycott Hotel up to the standards of refinement and luxury expected in one of the finest Chelsea hotels. Today, the Draycott Hotel’s 35 beautifully appointed and individually decorated rooms provide some of the finest accommodation in London.

Each of the rooms is adorned with Edwardian antiques, reflective of its theatrical namesake. Be it Sheridan, Coward, Grenfell or Ashcroft, each room contains a little something that is reminiscent of times gone by, whether that be embodied in a photograph or biography. Working closely with interior designer Rupert Lord, the design team started with a historic and original fabric that dates back to the hotel’s legacy as a reference, with each room featuring something that reflected the name bearer’s theatrical personality. Interior designer Rupert Lord reflects on the overall effect.

Our bespoke tour stays at this luxury hotel, where the staff will go out of their way to make this an enjoyable one. During the day you have the flexibility to tailor this to your own requirements.

We will take you out for an amazing day exploring London in your own private black cab – the iconic London Taxi with a knowledgeable and experienced driver, and when you return you will have the luxury surroundings of your hotel.

We have a vast selection of optional tours available to be prebooked – these can be with your own driver guide, who can take you out of London to visit such locations as Windsor Castle, the Gardens of Kent, Stonehenge, Bath, Oxford, Cambridge and Salisbury to name but a few, or travel by coach with fellow travellers and a guide – entrance fees will be included and you can really make the most of your days in England. And for your evenings, a luxury dinner cruise on the Thames maybe, or an evening at the theatre with a top West End Show – please contact us for suggestions, prices and availability. We can of course arrange transfers between the Draycott Hotel and your selected theatre of restaurant.

For other Luxury London Tours see

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Dates available throughout 2021 & 2022

Suggested itinerary

Day 1

Welcome to London. Transfer from London Heathrow or London Gatwick

Once clear of Immigration and Customs, there’s a meet & greet at the airport by your driver and a private transfer from London Heathrow or Gatwick to your hotel.

Arrive at the hotel and check in.

The rest of the afternoon and evening will be at your leisure. We will be delighted to offer suggestions for local restaurants or other evening entertainment.

Day 2

Private London Sightseeing Tour in an iconic Black London Taxi – Full Day

Your driver/guide will meet you at the hotel, you will see (exterior only) Westminster Abbey, where monarchs have been crowned since 1066, Buckingham Palace and the Changing of the Guard, the Houses of Parliament, Big Ben, Trafalgar Square, Piccadilly Circus and Eros. Take a drive past Downing Street, Harrods, London Eye, museums, galleries, the areas of Soho, Piccadilly, Kensington Palace, Albert Hall, and much more before stopping for lunch. No London tour is complete without a lunch in a pub. Situated on the edge of the River Thames we shall lunch in a pub over 300 years old.

After lunch visit the Tower of London. Walk around the exterior of this most impressive medieval fortress. Built by William the Conqueror, during its history it has been a palace, a prison, a zoo, a royal mint, an observatory, an armoury and a place of execution. It is home to the Crown Jewels, the ravens and famous Beefeaters. From here we move on to Tower Bridge and then into the City of London, the one square mile that was built by the Roman over 2000 years ago.

You will also visit Shakespeare’s Globe theatre and the Rose Theatre sits, viewing the Roman wall that once surrounded the city You will visit the oldest church in the city built in 1123, your guide will show you the London very few visitors get to see! You will carry on visiting many more of the city’s unusual and fascinating rarely seen monuments and treasures. Still within the city you will visit the site where the Great Fire of London started in 1666, then we travel the short distance around to St Paul’s Cathedral. The masterpiece that was built by Sir Christopher Wren. The city area has a wealth of history and your guide will show it all to you.

At the end of this amazing day out, your driver will return you to the hotel.

Day 3 - Day 7

At leisure – Optional tours available

Full day London sightseeing tour and River Cruise. Hop-on and Hop-off open top bus tour with live guided commentary in English, with digitally recorded commentary in seven other languages. Four tour routes cover over 90 stops, showing you the very best of London attractions.

Private Tours with a driver/ guide – in or outside of London.

Tours with other guests either by large bus within or outside London or alternatively by smaller bus with up to maximum 16 guests with driver/guide.

Day 8

Transfer to London Heathrow or London Gatwick

Take breakfast in your hotel.

There may be some free time before your car and driver collects you from the hotel for your return transfer to Heathrow or Gatwick Airport and your return flight.

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The Draycott Hotel, London *****

The 5 star Town House hotel in a quiet street, in the heart of Chelsea’s Sloane Square, offers guest bedrooms of the highest calibre, whilst maintaining that all-important relaxing home-from-home environment during your city stay.

Each of the 35 rooms is adorned with Edwardian antiques, reflective of its theatrical namesake. The hotel offers a wide variety of different room types and Suites – some with Garden views, please contact us for details of available rooms.

The hotel provides 24-hour room service, and offers a selection of delicious hot and cold dishes and beverages which can be taken within your room or in the hotel’s splendid breakfast room.

The Draycott Hotel offers a number of complimentary services to all guests; served in the hotel’s Drawing Room are complimentary refreshments including tea and home-made biscuits at 4pm, a glass of quality champagne at 6pm, followed by a warming hot chocolate from 9.30pm.

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2021 & 2022 Dates  Price GBP Per person 
4th January to 29th February GBP £on Request
1st March to 30th April GBP £ on request
1st May to 20th December GBP £on request

Prices shown are based on a Superior Double rooms.

Upgraded rooms are available:-

Upgrade to a Deluxe Room from GBP£on request per night

Upgrade to a Suite from GBP £on request per night

Please note that all our prices shown are per person and are  nett and non commissionable, and are based on a minimum of two persons travelling together. Date supplements may apply at certain periods (please check for details)

Prices all include English breakfast.

There will be supplements applicable for occupancy of a single room – supplements on request.

This offer is subject to availability and is valid from until 31st December 2021 (blackout dates may apply) Price is per person based on 2 people sharing a twin/double room. Available for FIT (minimum 2 persons travelling). Supplement for single occupancy rooms on request. Bookings must be received at least 7 days prior to arrival. Supplements for transfers from / to Gatwick £35 per person (minimum 2 persons).

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