London is a city of opportunity. Whether you are visiting for business or pleasure, you will want to explore at least some of the sights of the city. By staying in Central London accommodation, you will be in the perfect location to do this. The excellent transport links make it easy to reach all the main areas of the city, but don’t let this distract you from the fantastic features that Central London holds. Read on to discover three incredible things to do near Hyde Park for a great day in the city centre.
A Royal Tour
If you’re lucky enough to have woken up to a sunny day in London, then this is the ideal time to enjoy the Royal sights near your Central London accomodation. Hyde Park is one of the eight royal parks in London, and you can reach many of the others by just strolling along the gorgeous path. Take in the marvellous city views from the Red Bridge in St James’s Park before carrying on to the Royal Borough of Westminster. This central area is home to some of the most iconic historic buildings in London, including Buckingham Palace. Check out the palace guard or even take a tour to enjoy this fantastic Royal Landmark.
On the other side of Hyde Park, is Kensington Palace. Surrounded by breathtaking gardens that are adorned with world-famous memorials and sculptures, this palace was once home to Queen Victoria and Princess Dianna. Explore the interior and take in the stunning artwork and architecture for the perfect Royal tour of London. No regal experience would be complete without enjoying a high tea. Check out the brilliant afternoon tea deals London has to offer to top off your day in central London.
By staying in the Park Grand Lancaster Gate, you are in the heart of Central London. If you’re looking for a day Classy day in London, then look no further than the affluent area of Chelsea. Just down the road from Hyde Park, this stunning borough boasts pristine streets lined with stunning historic architecture. Take in some modern art at the Saatchi Gallery, enjoy a class at the Physic garden and explore the magnificent exhibitions of the V&A for a perfect day in Chelsea. To end your day in style, we recommend that you dine in one of the fantastic restaurants near Lancaster Gate.
When seeking a day out from your Central London accommodation, you should consider visiting Paddington. A brilliant area of London, Paddington is lined with gorgeous canals. Take a stroll along to Union Square to view the beautifully painted canal-boats and shiny office buildings. If you continue on a little further, you will reach the charming borough of Little Venice. Emulating serious Italian vibes, this area invites you to escape the bustling city to enjoy a calming afternoon in a gorgeous environment. For a unique dining experience, we recommend that you hop aboard the Darcey & May Green. This restaurant is in a funky and stylish canal boat and boasts a cosy and different atmosphere for you to enjoy.