Top 10 Themed Hotels In The United Kingdom

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Made up of England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland, the United Kingdom has a strong historical background that can be dated all the way back to the Roman times. If you are on the hunt for the latest fashion trends, head to London, a fashion capital. You will be able to spot the latest trends ahead of everyone else. Looking to go on a hike to rejuvenate yourself? The United Kingdom is home to 15 national parks and there are countless ways to get there. You can canoe, jog or bike there. The Baileys Farm and Beefeater Distillery are within the United Kingdom too. Besides the sightseeing, another issue that we are often concerned with is the hotels. Everyone wants to know where the best hotels are. But is that all to a hotel? Why not opt for something unique and stay at a themed hotels in the United Kingdom? Read on to find out where the top themed hotels are.

One of the most distinguished and admired hotels in London, Hotel 41 is decked out in black-and-white and designed after London’s Gentlemen’s clubs. The hotel overlooks the grounds of Buckingham Palace and is one of the world’s most luxurious hotels. As the name suggests, there are only forty-one rooms available in this hotel but no two rooms are alike. Though the main colors of each room are black and white, the team has ensured the decor and furniture are not replicated amongst the rooms. All rooms are provided with high-speed Wi-Fi, a Nespresso machine, and exquisite bed linen. Staff at Hotel 41 are well-known for their friendliness and hospitality so be prepared to be treated like royalty once you step into the hotel.


Wifi Available

Address: 41 Buckingham Palace Road
Accommodates: 3

Parking Restaurant Pets allowed Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-hour front desk Non-smoking rooms

1. James Street (from USD 97)

Fans of the Titanic will want to “board” this hotel. Located in the heart of Liverpool, 30 James Street is an eight minutes drive away from Anfield Stadium. The fully air-conditioned rooms are adorned in gold, black, and silver, with furniture inspired by the Edwardian era. If you are lucky, you may even land in a room that comes with a double spa bath, kitchenette, and forty-inch LCD TV. The Carpathia Champagne Bar and Restaurant, built to commemorate RMS Carpathia can be found in 30 James Street too. Besides the top-notch service, you will be able to enjoy the foods and drinks that first-class passengers on the Titanic used to have. Do remember to snap some photos before you leave because you won’t be able to find such impressive decor elsewhere.

30 James Street

Wifi Available

Address: 30 James Street
Accommodates: 6

Parking Restaurant Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-hour front desk Sauna Terrace

2. The Grand Scarborough (from USD 39)

Inspired by the Victorian era, The Grand Scarborough is near to a variety of historical landmarks, such as the Scarborough Castle and Peasholme Park. Another interesting feature about the hotel is how they have incorporated the concept of time in its design. While the rooms may look modern and simple, it comes with all the amenities you will possibly need. The Grand Scarborough serves up top-quality English/Irish food and has an amazing breakfast buffet. Their nightlife entertainment is possibly one of the best in London too. It is said that thousands of guests flock to the hotel just to catch their famous cabaret shows. If you are interested in watching, try to make your reservations early.

The Grand Scarborough

Wifi Available

Address: St Nicholas Cliff
Accommodates: 2

Restaurant Pets allowed Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-hour front desk Non-smoking rooms Facilities for disabled guests Family rooms

3. Midland Hotel (from USD 339)

Set right on a beach, Midland Hotel is the go-to for travelers who are looking to spend their days having fun on the beach. Influenced by Art Deco, a style that originated from France, Midland Hotel has been praised by many for its vibrant colors, intricate details, and bold geometry. There are 44 rooms available so your experience here will definitely be filled with warmth and joy. Some rooms come with a spectacular sea view and you may want to check with the staff if your room comes with one. Midland Hotel is also a popular destination for pre-wedding photoshoots and weddings. You now know where to go to if you’re looking for the perfect place to hold your wedding.

Midland Hotel

Wifi Available

Address: Marine Road West
Accommodates: 2

Parking Restaurant Pets allowed Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-hour front desk Newspapers

4. Hard Days Night Hotel (from USD 86)

This Beatles-themed hotel will make all Beatles’ fans weak in the knees. Once you enter this awe-inspiring building, you will spot pictures of the Beatles all around the walls. The rooms at Hard Days Night all come with photos of the Beatles but for the ultimate fan, you can consider staying at the Lennon Suite or McCartney Suite. Besides the gorgeous interior, these rooms also boast city and rooftop views. If possible, try to stay during the weekends as live music is played at the cozy Live Lounge. This coupled with the magnificent interior will put you on cloud nine.

Hard Days Night Hotel

Wifi Available

Address: North John Street
Accommodates: 10

Parking Restaurant Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-hour front desk Golf course (within 3 km) Non-smoking rooms

5. Port Lympne Hotel & Reserve (from USD 404)

Influenced by the Edwardian era, Port Lympne Mansion Hotel looks like one of those castles you see on TV. The garden is massive and is filled with sweet-smelling flowers, verdant trees, and flowing streams. The Edwardian architecture has rooms that come with a flat-screen TV, coffee, and tea making facilities and an iPod docking station. If you’re fortunate, your room may come with a four-poster bed too. Howletts Wild Animal Park which is on the same grounds as the hotel is worth a visit too. You will be able to spot endangered animals and go for an adventure in the safari. Port Lympne Hotel & Reserve is well-liked by families and members of the royal family, such as Prince Edward.

Port Lympne Hotel & Reserve

Wifi Available

Address: Port Lympne Hotel & Reserve, Aldington Road
Accommodates: 2

Parking Restaurant Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-hour front desk Garden Terrace

6. The Bloomsbury Hotel (from USD 636)

The Bloomsbury Hotel was inspired by The Bloomsbury Set, one of the city’s most acclaimed groups of writers. It is set on Russell Street, an area that is home to famous authors. The names of the bars and restaurants in the hotel are also related to the books written by the authors. The chic and elegant rooms are equipped with luxury bedding, flat-screen TVs, Wi-Fi, designer toiletries. A rooftop terrace is available so guests who would like to organize a barbeque party can feel free to do so.

The Bloomsbury Hotel

Wifi Available

Address: 16-22 Great Russell Street
Accommodates: 3

Restaurant Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-hour front desk Fitness centre Newspapers Terrace

7. The Scotsman Hotel (from USD 366)

Originally built in 1905, this four-star hotel is known for its grandiose marble staircase and glass-stained windows. It was once home to The Scotsman Newspaper so all guests here will receive a copy of the newspaper for your reading pleasure every morning. The rooms here are modern and decked out in wood and marble furnishing. The Scotsman Picturehouse which is located in the hotel is an iconic attraction. Movie fans will be able to appreciate the history of the cinema while sitting on the plush couches.

The Scotsman Hotel

Wifi Available

Address: 20 North Bridge
Accommodates: 10

Parking Restaurant Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-hour front desk Golf course (within 3 km) Non-smoking rooms

8. Malmaison Oxford (from USD 226)

Once a prison, it has since been converted into a boutique hotel which is well-liked by many. To help guests understand the history of this place, they have tried best to preserve some of the original designs such as the doors and walls. Punishment cells that can be dated back to the 1700s are available onsite too. That being said, the hotel is still as luxurious as ever. All rooms are fully air-conditioned, come with mood lighting, power shower, and satellite TV. Staff at Malmaison Oxford are friendly and will try their best to accommodate all your needs. Drop by for the ultimate holiday experience.

Malmaison Oxford

Wifi Available

Address: 3, Oxford Castle, New Road
Accommodates: 2

Parking Restaurant Pets allowed Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-hour front desk Garden

9. Crazy Bear Beaconsfield (from USD 506)

The oldest building in Beaconsfield, you can rest assured that nothing in the hotel shouts old. Be prepared to live like a king and queen here. There are many types of rooms for guests to choose from and they all come with velvet walls and leather floors. Rooms are spacious and some bathrooms are adorned with gold and silver. This is probably one of the most Instagram-worthy hotels you’ll ever find. A traditional English and Thai restaurant can be found in the hotel. Guests who are keen to explore the hotel can try out the famous Thai massage and hot tub.

Crazy Bear Beaconsfield

Wifi Available

Address: Old Beaconsfield
Accommodates: 2

Parking Restaurant Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar Terrace Non-smoking rooms Free parking

Fun in London

Looking for something quirky? Explore some of the most creative themed hotels here in London. The hotels in this list will give you the time of your life and an unforgettable experience.

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Isabelle is an educator and a self-professed foodie. When she is not teaching away in school, she is either out looking for interesting foods, at the gym or reading at home.

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