Top 3 Traditional British Afternoon Teas in London

Afternoon tea on a bus



A traditional Afternoon Tea is the best addition to your visit to London. We have put together a list of the top 3 for you to try while you’re here, all within half an hour from St Giles London hotel, so why not add this to your next stay in London.


  1. Harvey Nichols. A touch of luxury, with homemade scones and locally sourced jam and cream. Enjoya selection of savoury sandwiches, perfect miniature cakes and delicious pastries with unlimited teas and coffees or add in a special glass of champagne to this traditional afternoon treat. Find out more about this luxurious classic at:

  2. Afternoon Tea with Panoramic Tour of London. What better way to experience one of the true British classics than on a bus touring the top sights at the same time. With menus for many dietary requirements and a unique tour around London’s most famous landmarks, this trip is an enjoyable addition to your next visit to London. Find out more information about this one of a kind experience at:

  3. The Chesterfield Mayfair. Enjoy a more whimsical afternoon tea experience for you and your children at the Chesterfield Mayfair’s original sweetshop afternoon tea. You can expect smoking pink lemonade and sweet shop themed cakes and a stunning collection of savoury sandwiches, along with a long list of excellent teas to choose from. Book now at:


After you’ve indulged in the tasty treats from these afternoon teas, you’ll be ready to see the sights of London before resting well in the St Giles London hotel. Make the most of our Book Direct and Save Offer to save up to 15% when you stay with us.