If you are seeking a romantic weekend with your partner, look no further than the stunning area of Kensington. One of the most affluent areas in London, Kensington boasts pristine streets of grand Victorian architecture, gorgeous greeneries and incredible restaurants. Read on to discover our tips for how to plan a romantic weekend in Kensington.
Obviously, this will be the first stage of planning your romantic weekend away. It can seem daunting to choose where to stay, as London prices are notoriously high and don’t necessarily promise quality. Save yourself time and stress by booking into the Park Grand Kensington. Here you will be treated to effortless stylish and elegant accommodations in the heart of this fantastic area, promising the perfect base for your romantic weekend.
After settling into the Kensington Rooms London, we recommend that you start your visit by visiting the stunning Kensington Palace. Birthplace of Queen Victoria and previous residence of the much-loved Princess Dianna, today the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge (Will and Kate) live in this amazing Palace. Enjoy a tour of the open areas of the building before exploring the expansive, breath-taking gardens that surround the structure. Home to some of the most famous sculptures and monuments that London has to offer, Kensington Gardens invite you to stroll down the magnificent tree-lined paths to discover all these gorgeous features that the area holds. Keep an eye out for Peter Pan and the Prince Albert Memorial on your travels.
An Afternoon Tea to Remember
The perfect way to follow this royal experience would be to treat your partner to one of the fanciest of quintessential British traditions; the Afternoon Tea. If you’ve already experienced this classic treat, why not try one of the brilliant new themed styles available, such as an Indian Afternoon Tea? Enjoy the traditional structure of dining with the exotic flavours of India. Simply search Indian Afternoon Tea near me, and you will be all set to enjoy a memorable dining experience in Kensington.
Enjoy a Concert
London is home to some of the biggest talents in the UK. From the shows on the West End to musicians in live music venues, you will certainly find the perfect evening of entertainment for your romantic weekend. Start with dinner at the Park Grand Restaurant London, before setting out the Royal College of Music. Just a short distance from your accommodation is the stunning Royal College that presents fantastic Western-Classical performances from its students and visiting professors, of world-class quality.
A Trip to the Market
One of the most fantastic things about Kensington is how well it is connected to other areas of the city. By taking a leisurely stroll from your Kensington Rooms London, you will reach Portobello Road Market in around half an hour! This is a great place to spend time with your partner, as the charming streets and quirky stalls promise to create memories that you will never forget.