It's good news for lovers of Autumn leaves and Pumpkin Spice Lattes, as the weather is beginning to get chilly.
If you can't get enough of Autumn, there's nothing better than snuggling up in your favourite jumper, crunching through leaves in the park, and then going to get a delicious hot chocolate.
There are loads of great places to get the perfect hot chocolate in west London, from chains to luxury cafés; here are getwestlondon 's top picks for the best decadent hot chocolates around.
Rococo Chocolates is a gorgeous store in Belgravia where you can buy luxurious chocolates, perfect for presents.
The chocolate shop also boasts a garden café where you can cosy up and enjoy a delicious hot chocolate that you'll be sure to brag about on Instagram!
Rococo Chocolates, 5 Motcomb Street, Belgravia, SW1X 8JU - 020 7245 0993
Featured all over the telly, Choccywoccydoodah is a colourful boutique shop elevating chocolate to an art form, with amazing cakes and a beautiful café.
Head to Choccywoccydoodah for a little bit of added fabulous to your winter hot chocolate.
Choccywoccydoodah, 30-32 Foubert's Place, Soho, W1F 7PS - 020 7734 9713
De Rosier Chocolate & Coffee Shop
De Rosier is a small company in Wimbledon specialising in original handmade chocolates.
Head here if you fancy a flavoured hot chocolate. Coconut, honey, caramel, mint and orange flavours are on offer and are to die for.
De Rosier Chocolate & Coffee Shop, 81 Revelstoke Road, Wimbledon , SW18 5NL - 020 8947 4456
Cereal Killer Café
Okay, so the Cereal Killer Café is a little bit of a journey for west Londoners, with branches in Camden and Shoreditch, but I promise you, it's worth the journey.
The famous café serves up incredibly decadent hot chocolates, that you can enjoy with a bowl of your favourite childhood cereal.
Camden: Cereal Killer Café, Stables Market, Chalk Farm Road, Camden, NW1 8AH - 020 3393 8857
Shoreditch: Cereal Killer Café, 139 Brick Lane, Shoreditch, E1 6SB - 020 3601 9100
Café Godiva Harrods
Head to Café Godiva in Harrods for a true taste of luxury in your hot chocolate.
The place specialises in chocolate, and says their hot chocolates will "beat them all" - why not enjoy a drink there, and then buy some other chocolatey goodies for your friends?
Cafe Godiva, Harrods, 87-135 Brompton Road, Knightsbridge, SW1X 7XL - 020 7730 1234
Paul A Young Fine Chocolates
If you'd like a little zing in your hot chocolate, head to Paul A Young's in Soho.
The Aztec hot chocolate comes with chilli and other spices, for really freezing days where you need a BIG pick-me-up!
Paul A Young Fine Chocolates, 143 Wardour Street, Soho, W1F 8WA - 020 7437 0011
Fancy making your own decadent hot drink? Here are some recipes to get you started.