London places to stay
BEST FOR: Families and couples who want an opulent and sustainable hotel
ADDRESS: The Corinthia Hotel, Whitehall Place, Westminster, London, SW1A 2BD
For couples wanting a luxurious getaway, the Corinthia Hotel in Westminster is a total dream. Think five-star opulence without compromising on the all-important eco-friendly touches that are so important.
BEST FOR: Couples looking for a stylish getaway
ADDRESS: 1 Ham Yard, London, W1D 7DT
Located in Soho, Ham Yard has won awards for its energy efficiency, achieving an Excellent Energy Efficiency Performance rating. It also has a living roof terrace featuring a kitchen garden and two bee hives with a full compliment of honey bees.
BEST FOR: Couples looking for eco-friendly chic
ADDRESS: 1 Aldwych, West End, London, WC2B 4BZ
One Aldwych Hotel has always been known for its luxury status, but it is also one of London’s most eco-friendly hotels. Adopting environmentally conscious initiatives like bio-degradable packaging for in-room amenities and a chlorine free swimming pool, the hotel also boasts the Indigo restaurant which is perfect for vegan friendly, dairy and gluten-free romantic dinners.
The Good Hotel
BEST FOR: Family owned and eco-conscious overnight stays
ADDRESS: Royal Victoria Dock, Western Gateway, London, E16 1FA
Good Hotel believe in hotels that are beautiful and have a positive impact on the communities they are in. It is a social business, meaning excess profits go to good causes around the world.
BEST FOR: Families who want a stay with a difference in Central London
ADDRESS: 14-15 Langham Place, London, W1B 2QS
Treehouse London strives to be 100 per cent sustainable, offering a composting and recycling programme. The hotel is situated in the heart of
London with world class views of The London Eye, The Shard and Regent’s Park, and bedrooms are all fitted with organic cotton sheets and locally-sourced products.
BEST FOR: Couples and solo-travellers looking for eco-friendly luxury
ADDRESS: St Johns Square, 86-88 Clerkenwell Road, London, EC1M 5RJ
The Zetter Hotel in Clerkenwell is situated a pleasant walk from London King’s Cross Station. As a hotel that has its own sustainable design policy, it boasts paint and timber features that are sustainably sourced.