independent insight with the slh NEIGHBOuRHOOD guides

We want to take you on an adventure like never before, but we won’t tell you how to Be Cultural - we’ll show you with our range of luxury hotels. Below is a selection of SLH hotels that offer truly unique cultural experiences, each with its very own neighbourhood guide to cover the local gems you won't find in your average guidebook. We've listed one top tip for each hotel below, but if you click on your chosen hotel you'll have access to a list of unique insider's recommendations. That's the way we like it - independently-sourced information for independently-minded travellers. With SLH, you can explore the world in style by uncovering the best bites in Buenos Aires or taking the perfect picture in Prague. See the below list for our SLH neighbourhood guides!

the laslett -  london, united kingdom

Did you know? The Laslett is located in the heart of London's Notting Hill. You'll find the world's largest antique market and a hidden street of niche shops only steps away. For the local best bite, head to Michelin-starred The Ledbury.

See more of The Laslett

hotel infante sagres - porto, portugal

Nearby magic: Head to the Livraria Lello & Irmao, one of Portugal's oldest bookstores and one of J.K. Rowling's favourites. It's only moments away from the opulence of Hotel Infante Sagres!

See more of Hotel Infante Sagres

the luang say residence - luang prabang, laos

Discover Laos: While staying at the elegant colonial-style mansions of the Luang Say Residence, head to the nearby Kuang Si waterfalls for an intrepid dip surrounded by lush nature.

See more of Luang Say

casasur art hotel - buenos aires, argentina

A scrumptious secret: CasaSur Art Hotel is in the heart of the stylish vibrancy of Recoleta. For the best bite in the city, head to nearby Fervor for a succulent Argentine steak. 

See more of CasaSur Art Hotel

boho hotel - prague, czech republic

Picture perfect view: Capture the perfect snap at the golden stairs of the Prague Castle, which offers unmatched views of the city's historic skyline. You can then wander back to the effortlessly chic BoHo Hotel via the untouched old town. 

See more of the Boho Hotel

maduzi hotel - bangkok, Thailand

Want a winter wonderland? Bangkok's most buzzing time of year is winter, with a jam-packed calendar full of outdoor concerts, pop-up night markets and open-air movies all over the city. Maduzi Hotel offers a luxury sanctuary in the city centre.

See more of the Maduzi Hotel

the laslett -  london, united kingdom

Did you know? The Laslett is located in the heart of London's Notting Hill. You'll find the world's largest antique market and a hidden street of niche shops only steps away. For the local best bite, head to Michelin-starred The Ledbury.

See more of The Laslett

COMO The Treasury - perth, australia

The perfect day in Perth is...taking a gourmet picnic hamper to the picturesque Kings Park, which is one of the biggest inner city parks in the world. Finish the day with dinner at COMO The Treasury's neighbouring Lalla Rookh, where head chef Joel Valvasori-Pereza will whip up an Italian feast.

See more of COMO The Treasury

The Tokyo Station Hotel - Tokyo, Japan

Historic hidden gem: The nearby Toraya Tokyo is an authentic Japanese confectionary store that has been open since 1501!

SEE MORE OF THE TOKYO STATION HOTEL

Win a Brompton Bike with SLH!

March is the month to Be Cultural, so we want to hear your independently minded travel tips for your favourite destination using #SLHInsiderTip. One lucky winner will get a brand new Brompton Bike! To enter head to our Facebook page.Winner announced March 31st.