Sumptuous luxury and comfort are assured at Park Lane's Dorchester overlooking London's Hyde Park. Italian marble, ornate furniture and classic Art Deco style echo the hotel's 1930s pedigree, while the extravagance of its bath and shower rooms is unparalleled. Try its China Tang restaurant for excellent pan-Asian cuisine.
Where The Dorchester, Park Lane, W1K 1QA (020-7629 8888; www.thedorchester.com)
How much £455 plus VAT excluding breakfast for a Superior double room