Are you planning a visit to London in the near future? After a day filled with much sightseeing and shopping, you will surely need some time need to relax and unwind.
London has many travel luxury
offerings where you can enjoy yourself after a busy day with some relaxing entertainment. Read on to find out more about five of the most popular nightlife establishments in this great capital city.
The Ritz Club London
London hosts one of the most stunning and elegant memberâs clubs, The Ritz Club. Right in the heart of the capitalâs Mayfair district, it appeals to the true connoisseur that enjoys the finer parts of life.
Guests and members can relax in the truly private surroundings, whether for pleasure or business. A wide range of luxury whiskeys, champagnes and cocktails are on offer along with the seductive style and impeccable service one expects at The Ritz. The intimate restaurant at The Ritz Club has won many awards thanks to its exceptionally high standards of cuisine including: Thai, Lebanese, French, Indian and Chinese. Its wine cellar also offers a wide variety of luxury beverages.
Ritz Club members can test their luck on the stunning game tables in the magnificent Main Gaming Salon as well as the more elegant Salon Prive. Some of the more popular games on offer include Three Card Poker, Blackjack, American Roulette and Punto Blanco.
Playboy Club London
The Playboy Club London is certainly one of the top luxury places to be by night in the capital. It has several different entertainment options to suit the tastes of all socialites. Staffed by the iconic Playboy Bunnies, Salvatoreâs Bar is a truly sleek piano bar. This extravagant bar is a real favourite with celebrities and connoisseurs, offering a rare range of vintage cognacs and can be accessed by non-members.
One of the more flamboyant Mayfair spots is Baroque at Playboy. It offers various exciting cabaret acts as well as an enjoyable Jazz Band. The Playboy Clubâs world-class casino is present on the first floor where games such as Blackjack, Three Card Poker, American Roulette and Punto Blanco can be played, with all hands being dealt by a Bunny Croupier. Slot machines are also offered for those wishing to chance their hand.
The Dining Room at this luxury club offers a top wine list and represents an ideal place to refuel, have a light working lunch or a delicious dinner.
Mari Vanna is located in the heart of Knightsbridge, one of Londonâs most luxurious neighbourhoods. Between the Bulgari Hotel and One Hyde Park, you are welcomed into the home of Mari Vanna, a mythical matriarch from Russia. This venue brings each guest to a bygone era in Russia with a high level of attention to detail in a cosy atmosphere. The shelves are filled with matryoshka dolls, techotchke and trinkets.
Mari Vanna is a specialist in the âbabushka cookingâ style with former Soviet countries are also represented in the Russian themed menu. Booking a delicious afternoon tea, a delightful lunch or a ravishing dinner ay Mari Vanna is strongly recommended.
Beach Blanket Babylon
An institution in London since 1990, Beach Blanket Babylon (or BBB) exists in Notting Hill on Ledbury Road in a Victorian style mansion. It is renowned for its extravagant parties as well as its gaudy-esque interior style.
Beautiful European cuisine as well as tasty cocktails have attracted guests from far and wide for many years and continue to do so. One of the capitalâs best kept secrets, the opulent Ballroom is located here too! Beach Blanket Babylon has a sister venue in Shoreditch to allow East London to get in on this top experience. Features here include a Champagne Lounge, bar and restaurant stationed in a former Victorian warehouse.
The Roof Gardens
The Roof Gardens is not like any other place in London, set in 1.5 acres of themed gardens high above busy Kensington High Street. It is one of the most exclusive places to be in west London. A wide variety of exciting events take place at The Roof Gardens, such as discos, dinners, weddings, bar mitzvahs, business meetings, BBQs and much more.
The Roof Gardens also have event planners that can arrange an event for up to 500 people and offer that extra special attention you crave. 70 full size trees exist in three different themed gardens, a stream stocked with fish as well as their resident flamingos: Ben, Bill, Splosh and Pecks are notable features. This stunning venue is highly recommended for all visitors to London looking for something luxurious and unorthodox.
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Marta Miklinska is Digital Marketing Manager atÂ 5ive Star London.