Bordering Hyde Park, Knightsbridge is home to the famous Harrods department store. First established in 1834, it’s now known across the globe for its luxury shopping. The window displays are an attraction in their own right, with amazing Christmas themes and flamboyant fashion shows throughout the year. There’s a range of restaurants located in the store offering fine dining experiences, while The Tea Room is the perfect place for a spot of afternoon tea. Nearby Harvey Nichols also offers plenty of opportunities for some retail therapy.

Knightsbridge is close to the Victoria and Albert Museum, also known as The V&A. As the world’s largest museum of decorative arts and design, it spans 5,000 years including work from Europe, North America, Africa and Asia. The collection includes everything from textiles and paintings to photography and sculpture.

You can enjoy this stylish area by hopping off at Knightsbridge Tube station on the Piccadilly line, or by booking into a Knightsbridge hotel.

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Our favourite hotels

  • The Beaufort
    8.6/10 Average score from 700 reviews on

    The Beaufort

    This elegant Knightsbridge boutique hotel offers traditional English cream teas, tastefully decorated rooms and a bar. Harrods is just around the corner, while Hyde Park is a short walk away.

    • £ 111
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  • The Diplomat Hotel
    7.8/10 Average score from 370 reviews on

    The Diplomat Hotel

    The Diplomat is housed in a Victorian, Grade II-listed building located between Harrods and Sloane Square Underground Station. It offers English and continental breakfast oprions, as well as free Wi-Fi.

    • £ 120
    • € 138
    • $ 169
  • Roof Garden Rooms
    8/10 Average score from 530 reviews on

    Roof Garden Rooms

    Located between Sloane Street and Harrods, this hotel in Knightsbridge has a rooftop garden and rooms with plasma-screen TVs. Knightsbridge Underground Station and Hyde Park are within a five-minute walk.

    • £ 120
    • € 138
    • $ 169
  • Millennium Hotel London Knightsbridge
    7.6/10 Average score from 2499 reviews on

    Millennium Hotel London Knightsbridge

    This Knightsbridge hotel, London, features a stylish cocktail bar and a modern Chinese restaurant. It is situated between Harrods and Harvey Nichols department stores, a short walk from Hyde Park.

    • £ 153
    • € 176
    • $ 216
  • The Capital
    8.9/10 Average score from 419 reviews on

    The Capital

    One of the most stylish hotels in Knightsbridge, London, The Capital is just a few minutes' walk from Harrods and Knightsbridge Underground Station. It features a Michelin-starred seafood restaurant, a chic bar and beautiful, individually decorated rooms.

    • £ 242
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  • The Levin Hotel
    9/10 Average score from 166 reviews on

    The Levin Hotel

    Just a two-minute walk from Harrods, this hotel in Knightsbridge offers luxury accommodation. Spend time in The Levin Hotel’s wine bar and bistro or relax in its chic rooms with Savoir beds.

    • £ 251
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    • $ 354
  • Jumeriah Carlton Tower
    8.6/10 Average score from 325 reviews on

    Jumeriah Carlton Tower

    Just a 5-minute walk from Harrods, this stylish Knightsbridge hotel features a large indoor pool and a health club with panoramic views over London. Guests can choose from three fine dining restaurants.

    • £ 270
    • € 311
    • $ 381
  • Cheval Knightsbridge
    8.9/10 Average score from 185 reviews on

    Cheval Knightsbridge

    This luxury accommodation in Knightsbridge is situated near Hyde Park and Harrods. Each elegant townhouse and apartment comes with a gourmet welcome hamper, concierge service and local health club membership.

    • £ 477
    • € 549
    • $ 673
  • Bulgari Hotel and Residences- London
    9.3/10 Average score from 219 reviews on

    Bulgari Hotel and Residences- London

    Set a few steps from Harrods, this 5-star Knightsbridge hotel has a luxury spa, a private cinema and a French-Italian restaurant. Rooms are finished in fine mahogany, marble and silk.

    • £ 627
    • € 721
    • $ 884