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Our guide to London: London Guide Home

Welcome to London Holiday Studios – London Guide.

There is so much to do and explore in London that it’s often easy to miss out on some seeing some of the true London marvels or run out of time to grab lunch at one of the hottest restaurants in the capital.

So here at London Holiday Studios we’ve tried to help make your London stay as easy as possible by providing you with the perfect guide to everything worth doing, seeing and eating while you’re in the ‘Big Smoke’.

Within this guide, we have picked out some of the top attractions and sights that will make your trip to London more enjoyable. Our guide provides attractions suitable for all, so whether you’re on a family trip to the capital, down in the city for business or in search of a romantic meal for two, you’ll be sure find something to suit you!

From the well-known and must-see tourist attractions of Big Ben, London Eye and Buckingham Palace, to perfect place greenspace to have a picnic or the sites of the best night out of your life our guide has everything you’ll need to make your stay with London Holiday Studios one to remember.

So, if you’re looking to plan or book a trip to London, be sure to check out our Guide to London today!

Here are just some things you can do in London…

 

Hayward Gallery

The Hayward Gallery was opened by the Queen in 1968 and is an outstanding example of sixties brutalist architecture and one of the few remaining…

Apollo Victoria Theatre

Theatre in London, England The Apollo Victoria Theatre is a West End theatre on Wilton Road in the Westminster district of London, across from London Victoria Station. The Apollo Victoria Theatre opened on 15th October 1930.

Capacity: 2,304

National Maritime Museum

Comprising three sites: the Maritime Galleries, the Royal Observatory and the Queen’s House, the National Maritime Museum illustrates the importance of the sea, ships, time and the stars and their relationship with people.

Park Chinois

Live music venue Opulent, high-end Chinese restaurant, with elegant live music, an extravagant menu and posh decor. Address: 17 Berkeley St, Mayfair, London W1J 8EA Hours: Open today · 12–5pm, 6pm–2am Reservations: opentable.co.uk Phone: 020 3327 8888

parkchinois.com

Buckingham Palace

If you want to make the most of your trip to London, you’ll want to visit Buckingham Palace.

Buckingham Palace has served as the official London residence of the UK’s sovereigns since 1837 and today is the administrative headquarters of the Monarch.

Selfridges London

Selfridges department store is the biggest draw on Oxford Street, with a superb food hall, excellent clothes and first class restaurants.

Address: Selfridges & Co, 400 Oxford St, Marylebone, London W1A 1AB

Gielgud Theatre

Theatre in London, England The Gielgud Theatre is a West End theatre, located on Shaftesbury Avenue in the City of Westminster, London, at the corner of Rupert Street. The house currently has 986 seats on three levels. The theatre was designed by W. G. R.

Capacity: 986

New London Theatre

The New London Theatre is a West End theatre located on the corner of Drury Lane and Parker Street in Covent Garden, in the London Borough of Camden. The Winter Garden Theatre formerly occupied the site until 1965.

Capacity: 1,024

Borderline

Small basement gig with a diverse musical policy.  Catch new bands and occasionally big names.

Royal Opera House

Opera house in London, England The Royal Opera House is an opera house and major performing arts venue in Covent Garden, central London.

Capacity: 2,256

The Comedy Store

Widely seen as the birth place of alternative comedy, the Comedy Store has catapulted many stand-ups onto TV.  Improvisation on Wednesdays and Sundays.  Thursday nights offer try-out spots for those brave enough to handle the hecklers while Friday and Saturday provide two shows  at 8.00 pm and midnight.

Watford Football Club

Football club Watford Football Club is a professional football club based in Watford, Hertfordshire, England, that plays in the Premier League, the highest level in the English football league system.

Capacity: 21,577

British Museum

Britain’s largest and oldest museum, it is the most visited tourist attraction in London, with over 6 million annual visitors.  The British Museum owns a vast collection of drawings and prints, a small sample of which is always on show in Room 90; it also stages one-off exhibitions – sometimes with free entry.

Big Ben

Of all the attractions in London, Big Ben epitomizes the culture of the capital.

You’ll find Big Ben in Westminster, right in the heart London. The attraction is amongst countless other sightseeing attractions, including Buckingham Palace, 10 Downing Street, the Houses of Parliament and the London Eye, all located within walking distance of one another.

Lords Cricket Ground

Lord’s, also known as Lord’s Cricket Ground, is a cricket venue in St John’s Wood, London. Named after its founder, Thomas Lord, it is owned by Marylebone Cricket Club and is the home of Middlesex County.

Capacity: 30,000

Maddox Gallery

Mayfair’s Contemporary Gallery‎

Contemporary art gallery in Mayfair, London exhibiting an eclectic mix of paintings, sculpture and prints by blue chip, established and emerging artists.

Fenwick

Department store in London, England High-end department store with women’s fashion and accessories, beauty products and gifts.

Liberty

Most famous for its fabrics and accessories but also building a reputation for both mainstream and new fashion.  Liberty has good perfume, cosmetics and household departments making it a favourite since 1875.

Prince Edward Theatre

The Prince Edward Theatre is a West End theatre situated on Old Compton Street, just north of Leicester Square, in the City of Westminster, London.

Capacity: 1,716