If you are in London on holiday and want to experience a quintessentially English tradition, you need to enjoy a traditional English afternoon tea at any of the fine hotels or cafes in the city.
While afternoon tea is a time honoured tradition, it has seen a spurt in popularity over the past few years, particularly among visitors and tourists to London. The tradition of afternoon tea goes back to the Victorian era when it was a custom enjoyed by the nobility and privileged classes that later became popular across the country.
A fabulous way to spend an afternoon with family or friends, you can enjoy the finest English Tea with an assortment of delicacies to feast on.
After you have visited the numerous attractions in the Kensington area, you could head over for a cup of tea to refresh and reinvigorate you.
The Park Grand Kensington Hotel would be a great place to enjoy a relaxed cup of tea in plush surroundings. The hotel’s location in the city makes it an ideal spot to stay on a trip to London. If you do have a sweet tooth you could indulge yourself in their fine selection of desserts, which are lip-smackingly delicious. Later you could set out to shop at the posh shopping venues that lie in the vicinity. In particular, try their exceptional Lemon Yoghurt Mousse with Pineapple and Banana Ice Cream that is simply delightful to savour.
Some of the other afternoon tea options the chefs whip up for guests at the hotel include the following:
Traditional Afternoon Tea
You could choose to opt for the standard afternoon tea that includes a pot of fine tea from a vast range of brews, a sumptuous feast consisting of macaroons, finger sandwiches, scones and a variety of cakes to choose from. Enjoy the experience within the elegant K-Lounge.
Chocolate Afternoon Tea
Do you have a passion for chocolates? If yes, then order a Chocolate Afternoon Tea to satiate your sweet cravings. Enjoy the feast in the chic surroundings of the K-Lounge. You could take your pick from the finest brews and the tea is complemented by a variety of tantalising delicacies including fine cakes, sandwiches, scones and macaroons. A feast for the taste-buds!
Champagne Afternoon Tea
Make the afternoon tea experience a regal affair with a chilled glass of bubbly and a variety of fine delicacies to pamper yourself to the hilt.