St. James' Court, A Taj Hotel, London is a discreet Victorian masterpiece, typifying the concealed charm of one of Britain's finest luxury hotels. Crisp and elegant, with the signature Taj warmth, St. James' Court strives to make each visit more pleasurable and memorable.
Located in central London SW1, the hotel is footsteps from Buckingham Palace and St. James’ Park, walking distance from Westminster and Victoria Station and conveniently close to the West End and Mayfair, perfectly positioned to explore London, for business or pleasure.
When the hotel debuted in 1902 it was patronised by the highest in the land and, today, continues to retain the sophistication of bygone days.
With four restaurants, including Michelin-starred Quilon, two bars, a Wellness Centre and the award-winning St. James’ Courtyard, and conference rooms and banqueting suites, St. James’ Court is sure to be your favourite London hotel.
Make the most of complimentary wi-fi internet, the premier Golden Keys Concierge service, tailored treatments at the Wellness Centre and a host of on-site dining options.
We look forward to welcoming you to our luxurious yet discreet hotel, just footsteps from Buckingham Palace and the Houses of Parliament in Westminster.
We are delighted to let you know the hotel will be undergoing an extensive renovation to reinforce it as an exceptional hotel in London and within the worldwide Taj hotel group. The hotel is staying open throughout and we expect the work to be completed by May 2018.
Please accept our sincere apologies for any inconvenience caused to you during this time. During this period of renovation, we will be doing everything possible to minimise disruption.
Our Wellness Centre and many of our bedrooms and suites will become even more luxurious and comfortable than ever before, encompassing all the needs for the modern traveller, whilst retaining its beautiful traditional features, with a proud nod to both our Indian and English heritage.
Whilst the transformation is taking place, The Wellness Centre, Gym and Hair By Dar has been temporarily relocated next door at Taj 51 Buckingham Gate Suites & Residences. The Reception here will be able to assist you.
Our new rooms will be warm, inviting and allow guests to relax in the haven of the hotel, whilst being only a stone’s throw away from Buckingham Palace and many other delights that the City of London offers.
We are very much looking forward to showcasing the new areas of the hotel to you.
Coming Soon.. Our New Bedrooms and Suites.
We are excited to showcase the first phase of our development with you as we launch our brand-new bedrooms and suites soon.
Over the last nine months, award winning architects, Dexter Moren Associates, have been working with interior designer Sue Freeman to marry Taj’s historic design features with a bold, contemporary finish, reminiscent of a modern townhouse. The use of pale hues accentuates the abundance of natural light, giving the new rooms and suites a bright and airy feel, that ultimately creates a 'home from home' environment.
Discover the heart of London with our virtual guide to stunning attractions, fabulous shops, tasteful pubs and other superb places on our doorsteps, there to make your stay extra memorable
Join our award-winning loyalty program for points and a host of benefits including 10% off dining at Bistro, the Courtyard, The Hamptons Bar and Kona, and a host of special privileges.
A Novel Twist on the Classic Afternoon Tea Our brand new Sherlock Holmes Afternoon Tea showcases a mystifying selection of culinary rarities, inspired by the puzzling narrative of the nation’s favourite sleuth, Sherlock Holmes. A most gentlemanly aﬀ air, paired with a selection of craft ales and whiskeys or to be enjoyed with the latest ‘Classic Cocktails, Reinvented’, where the Old Fashioned has been reimagined with a Sherlock Holmes twist to become Elementary, By Taj. Including savoury specials such as Watson’s Moustache, Mrs Hudson’s Pudding and the Sherlock Holmes Smoky Cigar.
Your best loved literary classics, in a new avatar, from Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland to The Jungle Book - limited edition hardbacks with bespoke contemporary cover designs. Reserve your personal copy of an English Classic, Reinvented.
We are delighted to have achieved a Gold Certified Status through EarthCheck, the world's leading environmental management and professional services group for the travel and tourism industry.
It's an important milestone for us that we have worked really hard towards, it recognises our hotel and the staff's dedication to using sustainable methods and practises in order to protect our environment and which demonstrates Taj 51 Buckingham Gate & St. James' Court, A Taj Hotel, London’s commitment to preserving its cultural heritage and natural surrounds.
Tourism is a $1.4 trillion industry which directly affects the destinations it operators within. The very environmental values and cultural assets that attract visitors to destinations need to be protected and responsibly managed. The tourism industry and its operators are key to creating this change.