10 Lovely Afternoon Tea Spots Around the World

Tea has been a staple of the British diet since at least the late 18th century, and the tradition of taking Afternoon Tea or High Tea continues to this day, not only in England, but in many former colonies and territories of the British Empire as well.

If daintily devouring tiny sandwiches, strong tea, and adorable pastries sounds like a fun way to spend an afternoon to you, you’ll love this list of 10 Lovely Afternoon Tea Spots Around the World:

1. The Dining Room at Butchart Gardens in Brentwood Bay, British Columbia

 

2. Hadley’s Orient Hotel in Hobart, Australia

Afternoon Tea at Hadley's Orient Hotel in Hobart, Australia

Trover photo by The Wanderbug

 

3. Petersham Nurseries in Richmond, England

Petersham Nurseries in Richmond, England

Trover photo by Find & Map

 

4. The St. Regis Bangkok in Bangkok, Thailand

The St. Regis Bangkok in Thailand

Trover photo by Nita Gulati

 

5. Wimbledon-themed tea at The Ampersand Hotel in London, England

The Ampersand Hotel in London, England

Trover photo by Nicole Smith

 

6. The Peninsula Hong Kong in Hong Kong

Afternoon Tea at the Peninsula Hong Kong in Hong Kong

Trover photo by Shutterbugsy

 

7. The Fairmont Empress in Victoria, British Columbia

The Fairmont Empress in Victoria, British Columbia

Trover photo by Chris Panagakis

 

8.  The Tea Lounge at the Regent Hotel in Singapore

The Tea Lounge at the Regent Hotel in Singapore

Trover photo by Lisa H

 

9. The Afternoon Tea Bus Tour in London, England

Afternoon Tea Bus in London, England

Trover photo by Maria Yates

 

10. Hotel Bel-Air in Los Angeles, California

Hotel Bel-Air in Los Angeles, California

Trover photo by Michelle Yam

 

Looking for more places to satisfy your afternoon cravings for tea and finger sandwiches? Check out our full list of Lovely Afternoon Tea Spots here, and don’t forget to share your own lovely discoveries on Trover!