“There are few hours in life more agreeable than the hour dedicated to the ceremony known as afternoon tea.”
― Henry James,
Endless cups of tea, tiny sandwiches, delicious cakes, this has got to be one of our all time favourite British traditions. From a quintessential tea at Claridges, to a wacky mad-hatters tea party at The Sanderson, these are some of the best places to enjoy afternoon tea in the UK! We’re daydreaming about enjoying some cake and a cuppa in the luxurious Palm Court at The Ritz now! Have you got a great recommendation to share with us? Join the conversation on Facebook or tweet us @
Discover some of the best places to enjoy afternoon tea in the UK…
Conrad London St. James, London
An afternoon tea not to be missed, the Conrad London St. James Winter Afternoon Tea is a deliciously decadent delight.
Seated in the beautiful setting of Emmeline’s lounge, you can enjoy the serene sound of the harp being played live, whilst sipping on the finest of teas or enjoying bottomless glasses of champagne.
Turkey, sage and Parma ham sausage rolls provide a taste of the festive season, whilst the classic afternoon tea scone is given a Christmas twist with cranberry and orange or roasted pecan varieties on offer.
Established as the ultimate London afternoon tea destination, Conrad London St. James is dedicated to creating a contemporary twist on this British tradition. Winter Solstice Afternoon Tea will be available from 28th November 2016 until 13th February 2017 Conrad London St. James also collaborates with Sally Spratt of The Lust List, a high-profile illustrator, who has designed the menu for Winter Solstice.
Winter Solstice Afternoon Tea is £64 per person with free flowing Champagne, £57.50 with one glass of champagne or £49 per person without champagne.
For further details or to make a reservation, please visit www.conradhotels.com/london or call 020 3301 8080.
St. Ermin’s Hotel, London
Afternoon tea on the terrace at St.Ermins Hotel is the best way to spend a sunny Sunday! Plus, throughout the month of September, the deluxe St Ermin’s Hotel, Westminster celebrates its annual honey month, to coincide with the harvest of honey collected from its resident 350,000 Buckfast bees. Enjoy the fruits of their labour in the hotel’s seasonal Honey Afternoon Tea. Find out more info and book HERE