Taj 51 Buckingham Gate Suites and Residences,London, UK
Situated in London’s Westminster neighborhood near top sights like Buckingham Palace and Westminster Abbey, Taj 51 Buckingham Gate Suites and Residences offers modern yet regal accommodations and services. Choose from one- to six-bedroom layouts, all of which include kitchens, complimentary Wi-Fi access and in-suite laundry machines.
The Jaguar Suite features specially commissioned furniture and artwork picked by Jaguar’s design director, plus perks like 24-hour butler service. Meanwhile, the Cinema Suite offers cinema-themed decor from Indian designer Sabyasachi Mukherjee, an 85-inch plasma TV and daily movie-themed food platters.
No matter which accommodation you choose, you’ll have access to an array of amenities, including a royal afternoon tea service (complete with white chocolate crowns and drop scones made using Queen Elizabeth II’s recipe) and Indian-inspired treatments at the on-site spa. But according to former travelers, the property’s highlights were its top-notch service, prime location and Indian fare served at the Michelin-starred Quilon.
Although some bemoaned the hotel’s expensive rates, many said prices were fair compared to other properties in the area.
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