One has to turn to London’s motto—Lord, direct us—when trying to create a shortlist of honeymoon hotels in this most dynamic of world capitals. To say that London’s compelling destinations are endless, would be an understatement. So, while we offer here but a few examples of where to start your married life off, know that there are infinitely more. Our best advice, really, is keep calm and go to London to find the perfect spots for you and yours. Many times over!

Belmond Cadoganin the heart of Chelsea, is the epitome of British design, luxury and eccentricity. A true haven from the bustle of England’s capital—with its famed gardens ideal for a romantic picnic—it was recently renovated making it one of the chicest locales in London. 

The LaLit Londonmelds the aesthetics of India with the architecture of London. This boutique hotel near the Tower Bridge offers 70 uniquely designed rooms—some with 30-feet ceilings and superb views—is a true original in a city of originals. And, the owner of the LaLit Suri Hospitality group is an activist for the LGBTQ community in India, making this a truly embracing honeymoon experience. 

The Ham Yard Hotel—and frankly any venue designed by Kit Kemp—is all about fun, from its signature cozy-cool interiors to the neon light-lined bowling alley and bar. There is a magical fourth floor roof terrace, with olive trees, lavender and vegetable beds and you’re a stone’s throw from Soho and Mayfair where the fun goes on and on.