Shaftesbury Avenue Vacations
For a real insiders view of London, spread your wings and explore nearby areas such as West End, Southbank, and East End.
Big Ben, perhaps one of the most recognized sights in the entire country is located less than 1 mile (1.6 kilometers) to the south.
Spend time in London’s center. You won’t want to miss Buckingham Palace, the Royal Albert Hall and Trafalgar Square.
Those interested in exhibits and shows will find many interesting cultural highlights in and around Shaftesbury Avenue. Browse the museums and galleries of Tate Modern, the British Museum and the Imperial War Museum. To experience London’s vibrant arts scene, book a show at one of the gorgeous cultural performance centers such as the Globe Theatre, the Lyceum Theatre and the Royal Opera House. Often talked about galleries, include National Gallery, Photographers' Gallery and Queen's Gallery.
If you are looking for great family fun, make a bee-line for the children’s attractions. Animals lovers should not miss out on the incredible animal encounters at London Aquarium.
When it’s time escape the city, head to the nearby outdoor areas. On a sunny day, visit Green Park and the St. James Park, a place where families can spend time outdoors.
Destinations such as London Eye, Westminster Abbey and Piccadilly Circus are well worth visiting during your time in the Shaftesbury Avenue area,. If your spirit could do with a little renewal, serenity and calm awaits at sacred places like the London Temple Church, the St. Brides' Church and the London St. Paul's Church. For those who enjoy history, London’s past has been beautifully preserved at Lambeth Palace and Nelson's Column.
To enjoy some retail therapy, visit Selfridges, Borough Market and Royal Exchange.
See local heroes, the Marylebone Cricket Club take on the opposition at the iconic Lord's Cricket Ground. When there is no game scheduled, sports enthusiasts can still visit Lord's Cricket Ground for a a fascinating behind the scenes tour.
After spending the day taking in the sights around Shaftesbury Avenue, put up your feet and relax in one of the area’s popular hotels or serviced apartments. Check out the rooms, rates and amenities at the Park Plaza Westminster Bridge London, the Hilton London Metropole, or the Park Plaza Riverbank London.