London is a brilliant city. Packed to the brim with wonderful sites, mind-expanding museums and fabulous areas that all have their unique qualities, London has so much to offer its visitors. From the pristine Georgian Streets of Chelsea and Kensington to the buzzing Centre of the City of London and the cool vibes of Covent Garden, there is something for everyone. However, in between strolling through Columbia Road Market in Shoreditch and lazing in the gardens of Kensington, be sure to take some time to visit the West End. The heart of entertainment in London, this is the perfect area to explore and have a fabulous city break. So, without further ado, here are the top things to do in the West End.
See a Show
If you’re already staying in one of the gorgeous West End London Hotels, we are sure a show is on the agenda. For those who are unaware, the West End is one of the most fantastic locations in the UK for theatre. Home to the much-loved classics such as Les Miserables and Chitty Chitty Bang Bang, to the critically acclaimed new productions such as Harry Potter and the Cursed Child and Heathers, the West End has something for everyone. Enjoy an early supper Hankies Marble Arch, for innovative and delicious Indian Street Food, before heading to a night of talent.
Hit the Shops
One of the most fabulous things about the West End is the shopping opportunities that await you across the area. From brilliant high street stores on Oxford Street to the glitz and glamour in the designer shops on Bond and Regents Street, The West End truly is the best place to hit the shops. Head out early from the Montcalm Royal London to avoid the crowds, and shop til you drop in the brilliant collection of shops that the West End provides.
If you fancy breaking up the shopping a little, we recommend that you head to the gorgeous National Portrait Gallery. Recharge and enjoy the stunning masterpieces, before heading back out to visit the rest of the shops.
A night on the Town
Are you looking for the ultimate location for a night out in London? Well, your search is over. With a plethora of fantastic bars and restaurants, the West End is the perfect place for a night on the Town in London. Head out from your West End London Hotel and into one of the fabulous restaurants in the area for supper. For stunning Indian street food, head to Hankies Marble Arch. Alternatively, the West End is home to the famous Joe Allen Restaurant and many other fantastic places to dine. Following your dinner, it’s up to you! Choose from wild extravagant parties at the Cirque le Soir and Cafe De Paris, feel-good dancing in Bar Rumba or classy cocktails in Sway, for a fabulous night in the West End. Stay with Montcalm Hotels London for convenient locations, stunning accommodation and hang-over cure breakfasts!