This striking, contemporary hotel is in the heart of Knightsbridge and becomes the third Bulgari property, after Milan and Bali. Luxury accommodation is stylish and deeply comfortable, complete with Bulgari trunks mini-bar and beverage facility. Bathrooms are equally lavish with deep baths and rain showers. Spacious public areas include a stunning spa complete with a 25m swimming pool, separate vitality pool and range of treatment rooms. A unique, hammered silver, oval bar provides the focal point of the bar with a sweeping staircase taking guests down to the restaurant which at the time of going to press is being taken over by Alain Ducasse and his protégé Damien Leroux, and rebranded as London Rivea. Immaculately attired staff offer high standards of service and hospitality.