Hammersmith is the perfect place to stay while you are in London as many of the city’s star attractions are nearby. Two attractions that should top every visitor’s itinerary is the wonderful Hammersmith Apollo and the much-loved Broadway Shopping Centre. And if your schedule allows, be sure to visit Riverside Studios and the Olympia Conference and Exhibition Centre.
People come from near and far to experience Big Ben, one of the most photographed spots in the country. It is only less than 1 mile (1.6 kilometers) from the city center.
Pay a visit to Buckingham Palace, the Royal Albert Hall and Trafalgar Square in the city center of London.
Be sure to visit some of the nearby museums and galleries, which help make the area such a rewarding holiday destination. Go and see a live show at the Shepherd's Bush Empire.
There are many picturesque outdoor attractions here as well so make sure you enjoy the chance to get outdoors. Keen gardeners love to visit places like Holland Park and Hurlingham Park. There is a relaxed atmosphere here as well as well-tended botanical displays.
If you are looking to buy souvenirs, fashion and food, you’ll love the various stores of the Westfield London Shopping Centre.
Watch much-loved sporting heroes, the Fulham FC, battle their opponents in the nearby Craven Cottage Stadium. On match days follow the river of red, black and white, to the stadium, then after the final siren sounds, join fellow sports lovers in the nearby pubs for a few post-game beers.
To make sure you get the most out of this fascinating part of the world, consider staying at one of the area’s many accommodation options. For a good night’s sleep check out the amenities at the Copthorne Tara Hotel London Kensington, the Millennium Gloucester Hotel London Kensington, and the popular Millennium Bailey's Hotel London Kensington.