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Built in 1880s, this opulent hotel and revered London landmark has entertained all manner of politicians, movie stars and musicians over the last century. One of the capital’s earliest purveyors of luxury accommodation, it has welcomed a host of wealthy luminaries including Winston Churchill, who regularly brought his cabinet for lunch, Charlie Chaplin, Marilyn Monroe and The Beatles. Refined cuisine from around the world is served at three stylish eateries and guests can enjoy vintage cocktails in the hotel’s bars. The venue is based in the heart of London, offering easy access to the capital’s bustling shopping and theatre districts.