Looking to celebrate the festive season in style with an afternoon tea inspired by Christmas? Here’s a few ideas…

Winter Afternoon tea at Scoff and Banter Tea Rooms: tuck into an afternoon tea with a seasonal twist and peach and cranberry Bellini. The menu includes savouries from the hot kitchen, followed by finger sandwiches, scones and a selection of winter desserts, including lemon and white chocolate meringue, raspberry and vanilla choux crumble and coconut glazed sponge cake. It is also accompanied by tea or coffee.

Christmas Afternoon Tea onboard B Bakery Bus: hop onboard the B Bakery Bus and admire the festive lights as you ride around London in this festive themed afternoon tea. This festive themed menu is available on tour until the 5th January.

Festive Afternoon Tea at The Lanesborough: available until the 7th January 2020, the hotel’s festive inspired afternoon tea includes on the menu Turkey cranberry on brioche, Pumpkin tart and pastries such as Santa belt – spicy apple & pear mousse.

The Queen of Afternoon Teas: Festive Edition, Hotel Cafe Royal: feel like a royal with this festive afternoon tea at the Hotel Cafe Royal, served in the Oscar Wilde Lounge. The menu is inspired by Queen Victoria’s Christmas and New Year celebrations in 1894 and includes savouries such as Carrot Velouté with Celery and Bellota Ham and delicacies including Chocolate and Cherry Cake. It is available until the 5th January 2020.

Sugar Plum Fairy Afternoon Tea, Waldorf Hilton London: enjoy The Nutcracker inspired afternoon tea courtesy of the Waldorf Hilton available until February 2020. Featuring a menu that includes purple loaf bread with floral spreads , freshly baked scones with sugar plum jam, salmon blinis, pistachio and chocolate-filled sandwiches. It is available Friday – Sunday from £44.50 per person.