How to Spend One Day in London

London is a huge city, so focusing your first visit on Central London makes this one day experience manageable. If you plan to visit London for a day and explore the most popular attractions in the city, this is our itinerary for you.

London Eye

Located on the South Bank of the River Thames, at 135 metres high, London Eye is the world’s tallest cantilevered observation wheel made up of 32 high-tech glass capsules. London Eye is an iconic part of London’s landscape and a must-do attraction for visitors in London.
During the culturally captivating 30-minute ride, you can see up to 40 kilometre spectacular views across the city of London, including Buckingham Palace, the House of Parliament, Big Ben, Tower Bridge and various other symbolic London landmarks.
All tickets include an unforgettable 4D experience using sensory effects such as mist, bubbles and wind. This breathtaking show is perfect to watch at the start of your visit.

London River Cruise

Escape the hustle and bustle of the capital and enjoy a relaxing day on the River Thames cruise. Explore the most famous attractions in London, have a live sightseeing commentary and see London in a different perspective. A variety of river cruises are available, including sightseeing trips with commentaries, themed cruises and dining experiences.
You can enjoy this spectacular journey and see the most iconic landmarks in London such as the Houses of Parliament, St Paul’s Cathedral, Tower of London, Tower Bridge, Tate Modern, Shakespeare’s Globe and Millennium Bridge.

Madame Tussauds

Madame Tussauds features 14 interactive zones combining glitz, glamour and incredible history with more than 300 impressive wax figures.
You can walk down the red carpet with George Clooney and Johnny Depp, before visiting the sports zone and taking a picture with David Beckham. Also, you can enjoy the company of her Majesty The Queen, Will and Kate before getting on stage with Marilyn Monroe. Then, you can ride a taxi and explore the remarkable history of London.
In the end, you can revive your favourite moments from Star Wars Episode I-VI alongside with 16 of the most famous characters including Luke Skywalker, Darth Vader and Yoda.

 

City Apartments in London

Queen Street

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queen-street-bedroomSituated in the heart of London, only 3 minutes’ walk from Mansion House underground station and 10 minutes’ walk from South Bank, Queen Street apartments offer luxury serviced apartments for short and long-term stay.
These contemporary serviced apartments feature spacious bedroom with high quality anti-allergy bedding, modern bathroom with L’Occitane toiletries, fully-fitted kitchen with integrated washer/dryer, open-plan living areas with flat-screen and DVD player, free Wi-Fi, weekly housekeeping and 24-hour concierge.
Covent Garden is only 20 minutes’ walk from the property, offering a diverse selection of theatres, restaurants and shops. Tate Modern, one of the world’s most famous gallery is 15 minutes’ walk from these city apartments.

Aldgate Tower

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Located in lively and fashionable Shoreditch and Hoxton districts and only 5 minutes’ walk from Aldgate East tube station, this new development was awarded TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence for four consecutive year for their constantly high guest satisfaction.
Aldgate Tower apartments offer fully-fitted kitchen with all cooking equipment and utilities, comfortable bedroom with sophisticated king size bed, contemporary bathroom with luxury toiletries, Wi-Fi, weekly housekeeping service, 24-hour concierge. The spacious and bright living room has flat-screen TV, DVD player and wooden floor which adds to your home from home feeling.
Tower Bridge, one of the most famous London’s landmarks is a short walk from these city apartments. If you are a food lover, you can visit Spitalfields Market and try food from all over the world. St Katharine Docks is a perfect place for a fresco dining with many bars, cafes and restaurants.

One Commercial Street

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Based in the heart of vibrant East End and just 4 minutes from Aldgate East tube station, One Commercial Street apartments are the perfect choice for your stay, whether you are visiting the capital for business or leisure.
The stylish apartments boast fully-equipped kitchen with integrated Siemens appliances, contemporary bathrooms, bright bedrooms with king size beds, spacious living area with flat screen TV, free Wi-Fi. All guests staying for a week or more benefit from a weekly housekeeping service.
The Tower of London, officially Her Majesty Royal Palace and Fortress is within a walking distance from the apartments. If you like history, you can join one of the White Tower tours and appreciate the beautiful architecture of the Chapel of St John or step back into 1299 and enter the Medieval palace of King Edward I, Hammer of the Scots.

Christmas Comes to London

 

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Christmas in London is a magical affair with streets wonderfully decorated with Christmas trees and fairy lights, inspiring carol singing in its beautiful churches and cathedrals, special shows and Christmas spirit.
There are many ways to enjoy festive fun in London this season. Here are our favourites with information how to get to them.

Winter Festival at Southbank Centre

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The popular Winter Market situated along the River Thames boasts many charming wooden cabins selling everything from affordable Christmas gifts and handmade crafts to mulled wine, mince pie, German sausages and crafted beer.
Festive Shows
For all rock and roll fans, there is a new musical, Million Dollar Quarte, which features songs from the music idols Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash or Jerry Lee.  To add to your festive feeling, there will be a big top where acrobats from circus company NoFit State will show their amazing performance.
Winter Festival at Southbank Centre is opened until January 25th
Nearest Tube station is Waterloo serving Bakerloo, Jubilee and Northern lines.

Winter Wonderland in Hyde Park
Get into the Christmas spirit by visiting Winter Wonderland, which returns to London for the tenth year with many new seasonal activities along with the old favourites.  This free-to-enter event features the largest open-air ice rink in the UK, big German Christmas market, lots of remarkable shows and stunning views across London from the observation wheel.
It runs until January 2nd.
Nearest tube stations are Green Park station serving Jubilee, Piccadilly, Victoria lines and Knightsbridge station serving Piccadilly line.

Christmas Festival at Royal Albert Hall
With a range of 23 delightful concerts to choose from, including Christmas Carol Singalong, Jingle Bell Christmas, Messiah and Classic carols, the Royal Albert Hall has the perfect settings for your festive delight.
It runs until December 23rd.
Nearest Tube station is South Kensington serving District, Circle and Piccadilly lines.

 

 

 

New Holiday Apartments in London

Why not let someone else take the stress this year and enjoy turkey, mulled wine and all Christmas essentials in the comfort of a luxury holiday apartment? Christmas in London is a magical affair with streets wonderfully decorated with Christmas trees and fairy lights, inspiring carol singing in its beautiful churches and cathedrals, colour and Christmas spirit. Celebrate your magical Christmas with style at our holiday apartments in London.

America Square

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These newly furnished serviced apartments at America Square sit within a superb Mid-Century contemporary development. Tower Bridge, Tower of London and variety of office buildings are within easy reach. These luxury London holiday apartments boast stunning views of the Gherkin, spacious living space with dining area, fully equipped kitchen, relaxed bedrooms, free Wi-Fi, modern bathrooms. The finest selection of marble, wood and leather add a touch of style and class. Tower Hill station, serving district and Circle lines is only 5 minutes’ walk from the property.

Camden Apartments

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These London holiday apartments are situated on Camden road in the heart of North London and only 10 minutes’ walk from Caledonian Road station. This lively area is popular with its famous Camden market, good bars and many energetic music events. Camden apartments offer bright and spacious studio apartments with fully fitted modern kitchen, free Wi-Fi, contemporary bathrooms, comfortable living space.  Many of these studio apartments feature private outdoor decked terrace or balcony, offering access to guest area with garden and a roof terrace.

Pioneer Point

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These stylish serviced apartments in Ilford offer one and two bedroom apartments with spectacular views over London, fully equipped kitchens with 24 hour concierge service, free Wi-Fi and access to many local amenities. Perfectly suited for business and leisure, this property is only 3 minutes’ walk to Ilford station, which has good transport links to Liverpool street, Canary Wharf and Stratford. The contemporary décor, bright and spacious rooms add to the “home from home feeling”.

For more information or to check availability at these holiday apartments in London, please contact us.

London Holiday Apartments Webber Street

The Apartments

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Conveniently located just a 5 minutes’ walk from Borough Underground station, these stylish Webber Street Apartments have spacious one and two bedroom apartments, providing all business and leisure guests with comfort, great service and amenities, giving you the home away from home feeling.

These elegant city apartments offer free Wi-Fi, spacious bedrooms and contemporary bathrooms. Ensuring your pleasant stay, every apartment has a modern fully equipped kitchen, including oven, hob, microwave, fridge, kettle, toaster, dishwasher, washer/dryer. Tea and coffee are provided on arrival. There is a hairdryer for guests to use in the bathroom.

Every visitor will benefit from a weekly housekeeping service. The uncluttered and tasteful décor adds to the soothing and tranquil feeling of the apartment. Ideal short stay apartments in London, ensuring your holiday in the city will be full of joy and relaxation.

The Area

These London holiday apartments are situated in the heart of the city, close to London’s cultural attractions, monuments and sightseeing opportunities. A short walk along the Thames river on the Southbank includes the London Eye, the Tate Gallery, the National Theatre, and Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre.

For food lovers, Borough market is a stone’s throw away, offering fresh luxurious delicacies from around the world, top quality street-market food and restaurants of great reputation.

Staying in these London holiday apartments near London Bridge, leads to labyrinthine walkways of numerous bars and restaurants, with a socially vibrant atmosphere and café culture.

A walk along iconic Tower Bridge leads to the Tower of London, where you can view the Crown Jewels and chic St. Katharine Docks, where you can visit the marina surrounded by cafes, shops and restaurants.

These Webber Street serviced apartments offer you everything you need for a pleasant stay in the capital.

For more information or to check availabilities at this property, please contact us.

New Short Let Apartments London Victoria

The Apartments

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Right from the start you can choose how you want to tailor your stay at Victoria Apartments. You can choose either the self-check in or request 24-hour check in. These short let apartments London offer all the comforts of home right down to a dishwasher in the kitchen and recycling facilities. All modern in design and complete with free wi-fi throughout of course.

Garden

How often can you stay somewhere in London that has garden space? Victoria apartments offer a communal garden and terrace for guest use. The perfect spot to sit and get some fresh air.

Pet Friendly

We understand how much a pet is a furry member of the family. That’s why these apartments are pet friendly! Yes, have peace of mind and bring your well behaved companion along with you.

The Area

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Victoria is a superb part of London. Not only is it a major transport hub with fantastic bus, rail and tube connections for throughout London and further, it is the perfect destination for a short stay in London due to the vast range of entertainment options.

Buckingham Palace is walking distance from these apartments plus the Victoria and Albert Museum and Kensington Palace are all nearby for cultural visits. From this location many popular attractions are easily reached including The Houses of Parliament, Westminster Abbey and St James Park.

Shopping can be found at Victoria Place and Cardinal Place and there is no shortage of food choices from Asian food at The Cinnamon Club to Michelin-starred Quilon.
These apartments are just 2 minutes from Victoria Station so this location could not be easier for navigating around London and is an ideal central London base, whether your stay is for business, leisure or both.

For more information or to check availability at this property please contact us.

Top Things for London Business Travellers

SEEING THE SIGHTS

London Boat Tours

When staying in London, it is well worth sailing along the River Thames to see the famous sights. It’s a perfect way to see London’s most iconic landmarks including Tower Bridge, The Tower of London, Big Ben and the Houses of Parliament.

There is a variety of cruise choices including dining, jazz, sunset and afternoon tea. Enjoy London away from the crowds for an hour or two.

DINE AND DRINK

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London is brimming with great places to eat and drink and for those working in The City, the best bars can be found near big City offices and areas like Shoreditch and Spitalfields.

There are a few highly rated restaurant experiences popular with business travelers.  Sushisamba offers some of the highest indoor and outdoor terrace dining in Europe with fabulous views of London. With a blend of Japanese, Brazilian and Peruvian cuisine, this offers something a little different.

Renowned Duck and Waffle is in the same building and boasts seasonal, British food all day everyday making this a fantastic venue for busy business travelers.

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Gordons Wine Bar offers something a bit different. It is an enchanting bar near Charing Cross which has been serving guests since 1890. The best part is the deepest corner which is a low arched candlelit cave. Renowned for the Sunday roasts and a great wine selection.

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Seeing a comedy show is the best way to get accustomed to the dry British humour. There is a variety of comedians who tour London regularly and Leicester Square is a fabulous place to catch a cheap comedy show at many of the venues.

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The British love their sport! Wherever you’re in London, you’re likely to come across someone who likes football or rugby. From many big teams like Chelsea Football Club and Saracens Rugby Club to local community teams, it isn’t hard to find a game.

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It is quite surprising how many people are from other places who live in London. You will come across all sorts of accents and cultures making London one of the most interesting business travel destinations in the world. This means that you can enjoy a huge variety of foods, music, events and art in London.

Great Wheelchair Accessible Holiday Apartments London

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Staybridge Suites Wheelchair Accessible Holiday Apartments LondonStaybridge Vauxhall exudes a super trendy vibe. It is part of a large complex that includes serviced apartments and amazing hotel style facilities and services.

These holiday apartments London boast accessible apartments that are modern in style with well-designed space for a convenient stay. The kitchens are simple to cook in and the bathrooms include accessible facilities for complete comfort. There is a sofa, TV and dining facilities in each apartment. In a few units, with a connecting door to another apartment, it is possible for a family member or guest in the group to access the apartment easily if needed.

The building has business facilities, a pantry facility for groceries and essentials, a cosy communal lounge and a contemporary hub kitchen. The perfect place to enjoy a free tea or coffee or make yourself a snack. You can also take advantage of the weekly socials where you can enjoy some free nibbles and wine whilst conversing with fellow guests. The cherry on top is that there is a resident pooch called Waggers for a friendly wag of the tail.

Stratford Apartments

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Stratford Apartments have everything you could need to feel at home with modern facilities and a great location. There is a choice of studio, one and two bedroom apartments. In some apartments there is even a sofa bed for extra family members.

Clean design and spacious so ideal for both long and short stays. The Westfield Stratford City is just 10 minutes’ walk with a huge range of shops, entertainment facilities, restaurants, bars and fantastic transport connections directly to Canary Wharf, Oxford Street, The West End and The City. It provides a stunning view of London too.

Old Street Apartments

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Old Street holiday apartments London sit in one of London’s coolest and most popular areas in the borough of Islington. The apartment is just 550 yards from Hoxton Square Shoreditch. It is also close to Old Street Station, Silicon Roundabout, Brick Lane and The City. There is plenty to see and do in this buzzing part of town.

The apartments are spacious and modern with a contemporary kitchen, stylish shower room and comfortable furnishings. Of course as with any apartment we offer, there is maid service provided for convenience.

Holborn Citadines

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Located in the lively Central London location of Holborn, these London holiday apartments are in a prime site for wherever you want to go. The City’s business district is a few minutes away and pretty Covent Garden is also close by.

These apartments sit a short distance from Holborn Station in a large aparthotel style building with a range of studio and one bedroom apartments. Seven of these flats are accessible and include everything guests could need for a comfortable stay including the facilities of home.

There is an onsite restaurant for those times you don’t want to cook and the breakfast area is a great place to relax in with a complimentary tea or coffee. There is a fitness suite for those who wish to use it.

We have many more accessible serviced apartments to offer. To inquire about our wheelchair accessible holiday apartments London, contact us here.

Pet Friendly Serviced Apartments in London

We know pets are part of the family, which is why we list pet friendly serviced apartments, so your companion can enjoy staying London with you!

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These apartments are modern in design and amenities. For an additional cost, you can have you pooch chill out on the sofa right beside you. The location is great for accessing all London has to offer with the nearby West Brompton station plus the property is walking distance to Brompton Park for your dog to have a run around.

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Right next to St Pauls Cathedral, Watling street apartments in London offer a prime location for both those working in the city and those travelling for leisure. Festival gardens are a stone’s throw away and the gardens surrounding St Pauls Cathedral are the perfect bit of greenery to wander with your pooch in the heart of central London.

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Marylebone High Street is just around the corner from these apartments and Oxford Street is walking distance making these apartments in London popular for those visiting the capital. Near to Regents Park which is bound to please both owner and pet as it is stunning!

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These serviced apartments in London offer complete luxury. Stylish and with attention to detail including the fact that you can bring a well behaved pet to stay. Ideal for those staying for some time because Hyde Park is easy walking distance along with Knightsbridge station and Harrods.

Ibis House – Richmondibis-house-london-apartments

Ibis House is super stylish and also pet friendly. These modern apartments are a great place to stay with your pet because they offer ample space and a fantastic suburban location with great access to central London. They are also close to London’s largest Royal Park Richmond Park. What more could any pet owner want?

We have many more serviced apartments in London that are pet friendly, so if you want to bring your furry friend along please get in touch with us.