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Iconic landmarks, a world-famous theater district, lively nightlife zones and superb shopping and art museums await in the heart of England’s capital city.

London City Centre is the place for round-the-clock attractions. Discover architectural masterpieces, browse first-class museum exhibits and catch a play. Go on a shopping spree and sample the vibrant nightlife scene. Visit London City Centre to explore several districts, each with their own unique history and character.

The bright lights of Leicester Square mark the center of the pulsating West End. Shop at the brandname and luxury outlets on Bond Street, Oxford Street and Regent Street. Theater lovers flock to venues, such as the Apollo Theatre and Sondheim Theatre, on Shaftesbury Avenue. Admire sublime art collections at The National Gallery and National Portrait Gallery, on emblematic Trafalgar Square.

Watch talented street performers on the cobblestone plaza of Covent Garden. This former fruit market is home to the London Film Museum and London Transport Museum. Peruse antique and craft stalls at Jubilee Market. Esteemed ballet and opera companies perform at the Royal Opera House.

Step into the heartbeat of the Swinging Sixties at the bars and boutiques of Carnaby Street. Soho and Chinatown are packed with drinking and dining options. Make your way to fashionable Bloomsbury and explore The British Museum. Egyptian mummies, the Parthenon Marbles and Rosetta Stone are highlights of the museum’s artifacts.

The City of London is both London’s financial core and a tourism paradise. Visit iconic landmarks, including St. Paul’s Cathedral, The Tower of London and Tower Bridge. Combine upmarket fashion with gourmet food at 14th-century Leadenhall Market.

Walk in the footsteps of politicians at the Houses of Parliament and gaze up at Big Ben in Westminster. See where British monarchs are crowned at 950-year-old Westminster Abbey. A stroll through laid-back and leafy St. James’s Park brings you to Buckingham Palace. Check the schedule for the entertaining Changing of the Guard ceremony.

Buses and London Underground trains travel around London City Centre. Cross the River Thames via historic bridges to the South Bank. This riverfront district is famous for the London Eye, Shakespeare’s Globe theater and Tate Modern, among other sights.


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DoubleTree by Hilton London Angel Kings Cross
DoubleTree by Hilton London Angel Kings Cross
4 out of 5
60 Pentonville Road, Islington, London, England
The price is ¥10,919 per night from Mar 12 to Mar 13

This family-friendly London hotel is located near the airport, within a 10-minute walk of Sadler's Wells Theatre and Business Design Centre. Barbican Arts Centre ...

4.2/5Excellent! (1,400 reviews)
Excellent

"The hotel was ok the receptionist was professional but not very welcoming the room was ok the bath room was very small and outdated need updated the civic measure was very good very clean happy with it thank you"…"

Reviewed on Dec 6, 2020

DoubleTree by Hilton London Angel Kings Cross
Park Plaza Westminster Bridge London
Park Plaza Westminster Bridge London
4 out of 5
200 Westminster Bridge Road, London, England
The price is ¥16,086 per night from Apr 1 to Apr 2

Located in London City Centre, this eco-friendly hotel is steps from Southbank Centre Book Market and Florence Nightingale Museum. St. Thomas' Hospital and Sea ...

4.3/5Excellent! (4,369 reviews)

"Great place! The room service could be better but overall an awesome experience!"…"

Reviewed on Dec 13, 2020

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The Exhibitionist Hotel
The Exhibitionist Hotel
5 out of 5
8-10 Queensberry Place, South Kensington, London, England
The price is ¥9,706 per night from Mar 16 to Mar 17

Located in London City Centre, this luxury hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Natural History Museum and Imperial College London. Royal Albert Hall and Harrods ...

4.2/5Excellent! (706 reviews)

"A small bedroom, but indulgently beautiful, quietly and comfortable. Huge bathroom that you want to spend time in. I love staying here and it’s a great location."…"

Reviewed on Feb 24, 2021

The Exhibitionist Hotel
The Rembrandt
The Rembrandt
4 out of 5
11 Thurloe Place, Kensington, London, England
The price is ¥12,889 per night from Apr 1 to Apr 2

Located in London City Centre, this hotel is within a 5-minute walk of Victoria and Albert Museum and Natural History Museum. Imperial College London and Harrods ...

4.4/5Excellent! (1,910 reviews)

"Location great within walking distance of most places"…"

Reviewed on Dec 11, 2020

The Rembrandt
Leman Locke
Leman Locke
4 out of 5
15 Leman St, London, England
The price is ¥9,705 per night from Mar 29 to Mar 30

Located in London City Centre, this eco-friendly aparthotel is within a 15-minute walk of The Gherkin and Tower Bridge. Tower of London and London Bridge are ...

4.6/5Exceptional! (856 reviews)

"Everything was amazing. The studio apartment was cosy and homely. Very good quality appliances, cutlery and crockery. Bathroom was very big too. Only issue was there was hair everywhere, on the towels in the bathroom, on the tea towel, sofa’s blankets. And this was visible long strands of hair which ..."…"

Reviewed on Dec 4, 2020

Leman Locke
Point A Hotel London Kings Cross – St Pancras
Point A Hotel London Kings Cross – St Pancras
2.5 out of 5
324 Gray's Inn Road, London, England
The price is ¥5,339 per night from Apr 1 to Apr 2

Located in London City Centre, this hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of British Library and The British Museum. London Transport Museum and St. Paul's Cathedral are ...

4.1/5Very Good! (2,344 reviews)

"Great price. Nice room. And clean . The staff are very nice. This is my second time coming back to the hotel."…"

Reviewed on Dec 19, 2020

Point A Hotel London Kings Cross – St Pancras
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