Central London & The West End Weekend Christmas Special 2023
- Duration: 3 days
- Board Basis: Bed & Breakfast
- Tour Ref: D2TLEI8639
- Travel Type: Coach
Enjoy a pre Christmas treat to London with a chance to make the most of the amazing shopping opportunities, stunning Christmas lights and attractions, and explore the city that has something for everyone! We'll take you there and back in comfort and because you'll be staying in the heart of London's West End, it couldn't be easier for you to discover this great city at your own pace.
Your central hotel in trendy Bloomsbury, is just a short walk from so many top attractions, shopping, bars, restaurants and nightlife - stay out as late as you like as your comfortable hotel will be close by! It all adds up to a festive London weekend that you will never forget!
This is a great little break for:
* Anyone looking for an action packed festive visit to London
* Friends looking for a fabulous pre-Christmas shopping and fun break
* Anyone who loves the best of Christmas cheer and twinkling festive sights at their very best!
PLEASE NOTE: Price is per person and based on two people sharing a twin/double room. Single room supplements and upgrades are not included.
After joining your coach this morning, travel towards London to check into St Giles - Bloomsbury Hotel. Head off in the early evening to your central London hotel where you may want to sample some of the fantastic restaurants and bars close to your Bloomsbury hotel.
Join your coach this morning for your journey towards London and your central hotel in the heart of the West End to check-in, then enjoy time to explore this amazing city at your leisure. If you are a shopper try Seven Dials near Covent Garden for a quirky change, or if you want to see the sights, hop on a London bus or try the Thames Clippers for a great hop on / hop off waters eye view. If you are a trend and people watcher, then find yourself a cool cafe on Chelsea's Kings Road and watch the famous and fashionable over a coffee or cocktail. The Kings Road also has fabulous shopping, and the modern Saatchi contemporary art gallery - so you can cover every interest in one place! The evenings are also at leisure with time for you to explore the hundreds of fantastic bars and eateries close to your hotel.
Day 2After a filling breakfast London is yours to discover with Oxford Street just 5 minutes walk away and Covent Garden and the British Museum within a 10 minute walk of the St Giles Hotel. The National Gallery on Trafalgar Square is less than 15 minutes’ walk away so the choice is endless, whether you want to shop, see the Christmas lights, visit an amazing museum or gallery or some of the city's fabulous Christmas markets from the South Bank to Hyde Park's Winter Wonderland (entrance charge may apply). You have a whole day and evening to explore the thousands of exciting options, with your hotel close by when you are ready for a rest!
Day 3Enjoy a great breakfast this morning before making the most of your central location to do some final shopping, or have a lazy morning watching the world go by from a trendy cafe or bar. Rejoin your coach later today and relax as you head homewards with some amazing festive memories and fabulous souvenirs (don't worry - we will do the carrying and there's plenty of room on board!)
London at Christmas TimeINCLUDED Visitor DestinationLondon is amazing at any time of year, but the festive season brings a host of extra reasons to visit. Whether you are looking for the best Christmas shopping (combine it with the amazing light display over Oxford Street and Regent Street), the best Christmas trees (don't miss one of the biggest and best in lovely Covent Garden with a host of stalls, shops, eateries and bars full of festive spirit), ice skating at one on the many rinks including beautiful Somerset House, the bustling South Bank buzzing with stalls and foodie treats overlooking the stunning Houses of Parliament, or the amazing annual spectacle that is London's Winter Wonderland in Hyde Park you won't be disappointed! Why not try somewhere new like the trendy Seven Dials near Covent Garden or Camden Market with its amazing array of shops and food from around the world, or Borough Market for serious foodies! For a great way to see the city why not take an open top bus tour, or enjoy a waters eye view from one of the many cruisers or riverboat services that give the city a new angle - you can even hop on and hop off to discover different sides of the river!
- 2 nights hotel with English breakfast
- Loads of free time to explore London from your central hotel
- Direct Coach Travel
- Net Zero Carbon Offset Certificate
St Giles LondonLocated in London’s West End, St Giles London hotel is centrally located in the West End, near the junction of Tottenham Court Road and Oxford Street. The hotel is just a few minutes walk from many top attractions, theatres, restaurants, London underground stations, and the best of London’s shopping, and boasts newly renovated lobby and reception areas, with warm, friendly service. The 675 guest rooms are compact yet have been thoughtfully designed and include a shower room, tea and coffee making facilities and classic decor. There is a lift to all floors, and internet access is available for an additional charge. There is an ongoing three year bedroom refurbishment project to enhance rooms, which will only affect certain areas and may involve some construction noise 9am-6pm weekdays and 10.30am-5pm on weekends. The hotel staff will try to ensure that your stay is unaffected and you will not be staying on a floor where work is taking place.
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