8 of London’s Most Instagram Friendly Hotels

Without a doubt, social media has transformed the way we travel, whether it is for business or pleasure. Instagram-fuelled tourism has taken over; with many people travelling to places they’ve seen on the ‘gram’ in order to get their own magical shot. So, whether it’s share-worthy moments in a picture-perfect hotel room or Instagram-worthy breakfasts in bed, find our collection of epic suggestions, right in our capital!

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The Curtain

What: This effortlessly edgy hotel is nestled right in the heart of Shoreditch, with exposed brickwork, hardwood floors and custom artwork by the legendary Mick Rock! If that alone doesn’t win you over, the Red Rooster restaurant certainly will! Or maybe the Moroccan-inspired rooftop pool is more your thing, just don’t get lost in those awesome views!

Where: 45 Curtain Rd, Hackney, London EC2A 3PT


The Hoxton

What: The Hoxton brand’s edgy ethos is clearly evident in it’s Holborn location! From the lively and trendy lobby (a must for any creative) to the contemporary Brooklyn-style restaurant, Hubbard & Bell! This hotel promises industrial chic with plenty of hipster flair, full period features and vintage furniture from apothecary cabinets to wooden cinema seats!

Where: 199-206 High Holborn, Holborn, London WC1V 7BD


New Road Hotel

What: Housed in a former textile factory in Whitechapel, this stylish 79 room boutique hotel is a clear must! This warehouse conversion is a vibrant hub of activity with social spaces to work, rest and play! Let’s not forget the games floor, refuelling station and of course Mr White’s English Chophouse, a Marco Pierre White Restaurant!

Where:103-107 New Rd, Whitechapel, London E1 1HJ


ibis Styles London Southwark

What: This unique London hotel is ideally located, just a hopscotch away from London highlights, such as the Tate London, Borough Market, The Shard and Tower Bridge! Every one of the 114 rooms and suites are creatively decorated, transporting you to an old school film set!

Where: 43 – 47 Southwark Bridge Rd, London SE1 9HH


Vintry and Mercer

What: Nestled amongst the livery halls and narrow streets on the banks of the Thames, the Vintry and Mercer is where the past and present intersect. This hotel is a must for the eco-conscious, running completely on renewable energy sourced from wind, solar and biomass generators. The sleek interior looks every inch the contemporary urban hotel, from the skyline bar to the prohibition-era speakeasy!

Where: 19-20 Garlick Hill, London EC4V 2AU


Hotel Indigo London

What: This art deco hotel, mirrors the 1920s glamour of its theatrical surroundings, from framed scripts and funky back-lit stage signs to stage lights hanging from rigging; this hotel has it all for any theatre buff! The real showstopper is the unbeatable panoramic views of the city, lit up by the neon-lights of the theatres!

Where: 1 Leicester Square, London WC2H 7NA


Andaz London Liverpool Street

What: This red-bricked building was once home to one of London’s original railway hotels, now it’s a five-star, vibrant hotel, located between East London and Shoreditch. Victorian features have been carefully restored to mix in with the contemporary, distinctive brand of Andaz. Don’t forget to swing by the Eastway Brasseries for the do-it-yourself Bloody Mary station at brunch!

Where: 40 Liverpool St, London EC2M 7QN


Leman Locke

What: This design-led, trendy aparthotel is for those of you who might want to stay a little bit longer! The Leman Locke truly immerses you in its culture, through social public spaces that connect you with like-minded locals and travellers! The space-savvy suites promise you a home away from home from an open-plan kitchen and living rooms to floor-to-ceiling windows giving impressive views of the city!

Where: 40 Liverpool St, London EC2M 7QN


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