Chelsea, London’s most beautiful neighbourhood, is the destination for a romantic getaway.
Indulge yourselves at one of the neighbourhood’s landmark luxury hotels, including The Cadogan, a Belmond Hotel, which reopened in 2019 following a £39-million refurbishment; the Carlton Tower, which opened again in July 2021 after an 18-month closure for a major refurbishment; and intimate boutique hotel 11 Cadogan Gardens.
Enjoy a day of shopping along Sloane Street, which is lined with the flagship boutiques of global designer brands, and surrounded by unforgettable world-class restaurants.
Culturally, Chelsea is home to beloved art, music and theatrical venues including the Royal Court Theatre and Cadogan Hall, and is within walking distance of the treasures within the Victoria & Albert Museum and the wonders of the Science Museum.
From explorations of contemporary art at the Saatchi Gallery, a pampering palace and a voyage through the fascinating Chelsea Physic Garden, to the best places for brunch, cocktails and dinner, here’s our guide to a romantic staycation in Chelsea.