Afternoon tea

By Freddy Clode | 08 Jul 2021

REVIEW: The Cadogan, A Belmond Hotel, London

As the travel ban continues and it seems impossible to be able to secure a reservation in the countryside, there is a question to answer as to why we’re not enjoying the incredible hotels London... Read More

By Juliet Herd | 10 Jun 2021

'Party like a lobster' at The Goring

Deep in the heart of London’s Belgravia, at luxury hotel The Goring, a transformation is taking place. Guests venturing into the glorious secluded garden may be forgiven for thinking they’... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 16 Apr 2021

An indulgent weekend at Middlethorpe Hall and Spa – a relaxed, natural treasure in the heart of York

Just two miles from York city centre, there is an oasis of old-world charm in the form of Middlethorpe Hall and Spa. This William III hotel – one of the National Trust’s three Histori... Read More

By Tempus | 29 Mar 2021

The best edible gifts for Easter 2021

Easter falls just weeks before the UK businesses begin to open up again after the pandemic, meaning that a Sunday roast at your favourite country pub will unfortunately be off the cards. So ... Read More

By Rachel Roberts | 19 Feb 2021

Warning: a stay here may seriously benefit your wellbeing

Who hasn’t dreamt about running giddily through the marshmallow-soft carpeted corridors of a luxury hotel wearing just their underwear? In my defence, there are some grounds for this particular ... Read More

By Chantelle Billson | 09 Dec 2020

Celebrate the holiday season in style with Tempus’ round-up of London's best festive feasts

As much of the UK eases its lockdown restrictions restaurants are once again, to our delight, open for business. With an array of exquisite fine dining options to choose from in London, it can be tric... Read More

By Tempus | 15 Jul 2020

We celebrate the best fine dining restaurants welcoming guests back now

The UK is easing lockdown restrictions from Saturday 4 July, allowing hotels, pubs and restaurants to begin serving guests where they – and venue staff – are safe to do so. ... Read More

By Tempus | 15 May 2020

A floral arrangement: The Dorchester hotel launches an Afternoon Tea home delivery in partnership with RHS Chelsea Flower Show

To celebrate the start of the first virtual RHS Chelsea Flower Show, The Dorchester is launching a home delivery Afternoon Tea, inspired by the world famous horticultural fair. Created ... Read More

By Tempus | 04 Feb 2020

A rose by any other name: The Dorchester celebrates Valentine's Day with a new designer rose

The Dorchester is well known for its signature scents and impressive lobby arrangements, but now the luxury Park Lane hotel has taken its floral focus one step further with the launch of 'The Dorc... Read More

By Tempus | 12 Dec 2019

Could the St. Regis Bangkok be your New Year choice for indulgent rejuvenation?

Wherever St. Regis hotels are established in the world, there is an expectation of impeccable service and timeless tradition. And, of course, butler service. The St. Regis Bangkok, located in the bust... Read More

31 Oct 2019

Luxurious hospitality at Royal Ascot and Wimbledon: how fans can set the pace for 2020

What better way to witness sporting drama than by doing it in style, particularly from a royal enclosure? There are two major events in the British summer calendar that never fail to draw the crowds, ... Read More

By Lauren O'Neill | 07 Oct 2019

Head back to school with a charming weekend in Cambridge

A city steeped in formidable history, both the impressive heritage and picturesque 16th century architecture of Cambridge has long attracted both scholars and tourists alike.  Famous for the grea... Read More

By Tempus | 21 Mar 2019

The Hari's il Pampero restaurant delivers homemade Italian flavour to Belgravia

Quirky and stylish, boutique hotel The Hari is nestled among the myriad of embassies just off Belgravia square, its seasonal window displays providing an art show for guests and locals alike whether c... Read More

By Rose Adams | 26 Sep 2018

11 gastronomic launches that are not to be missed this October

As we approach the autumnal month of October, welcoming shorter days and cooler nights, there’s no better time to treat your taste buds to the finest food and drink offerings the capital ha... Read More

By Rachel Ingram | 06 Sep 2018

Find peace in this adults-only escape in Barbados

Picture the scene. The sun is shining, you’re relaxing on the beach, cocktail in hand. There’s silence except for the occasional chirp of a tree frog or a wave lapping on the sandy shore a... Read More

By Rose Adams | 09 Aug 2018

These are the best ways to celebrate Afternoon Tea Week

A tasty brew from a china cup and fresh finger sandwiches followed by a scone slathered in a generous helping of jam and cream – there’s nothing quite like Afternoon Tea. Good news&nb... Read More

By Rose Adams | 03 Jul 2018

The eagerly awaited second Chedi in Europe opens in Luštica Bay, Montenegro

The stunning location of Luštica Bay, positioned along the Luštica peninsula at the entrance of Montenegro's Bay of Kotor, is soon to be the new home of a luxury 5-star acc... Read More

By Rose Adams | 02 Jul 2018

Game, set & match: 5 ways to celebrate Wimbledon Tennis Championships 2018

As Wimbledon Tennis Championships 2018 kicks off for another year on 2 July, there’s no excuse not to don your best white attire and revel in copious amounts of strawberries and c... Read More