The festive season is upon us and a flourish of festive markets and events have arrived. Hilton hotels are perfectly located to explore them all. Whether you’re keen to discover the charm and beauty of Royal Kensington, to capture the wonderment of the West End or take to the water for maritime fun at London Docklands, keep reading for our pick of some of the unmissable things to see and do this season.
The Festive Charm of London Kensington & Chelsea
Kensington with its rich mix of culture, upmarket shops and coffee bars, is one of London’s famous neighborhoods. You’ll find a series of pop-up events and markets near Hilton London Kensington in the countdown to Christmas such as Portobello road market (which is famous for vintage), and the pop-up Santa’s grotto at London Westfield just 5 minutes away from the hotel. Read More >
Winter Fun and Festivals in London’s West End
The excitement of London’s West End never gets old. There’s always new ways to revel in London’s festive charm. The Conrad St James boasts one of the best locations to explore Britain’s royal and cultural heartland. With Buckingham Palace, Big Ben, Westminster Abbey and St James’s Park on its doorstep, taking in the sights of London is easy. What’s more, with shopping destinations like Leicester Square, Covent Garden and Carnaby Street just 10 minutes away, you’ll be right where it all happens. Read More >
A Merry Maritime at London Docklands
London Docklands is a riverside neighborhood overlooking the Thames. The grand architecture at Docklands dominates the London skyline and you’ll find landmark attractions there, such as the Gherkin, the Walkie Talkie and St Catherine’s Dock. Doubletree By Hilton London – Docklands Riverside is closely located to Canary Wharf – a popular hub for entertainment and shopping over the festive period. Read More >