Many of London’s most interesting sights are close to Sidcup, making it a popular place to stay or visit on a day trip. Two sights that should top every visitor’s itinerary is the wonderful Elmstead Wood and the much-loved Eltham Palace. Two other interesting attractions that are located close by Sidcup are the Birchwood Park Golf Centre and the Royal Artillery Barracks.
Travelers come from near and far to experience Big Ben, one of the most popular spots in the country. It is only less than 1 mile (1.6 kilometers) from the city center.
Spend time in the center of London. Don’t miss Buckingham Palace, the Royal Albert Hall and Trafalgar Square.
Holiday makers in Sidcup, looking for something a little out of the ordinary, will appreciate the nearby museums and theaters. Spend a quiet afternoon admiring the exhibits at the Dartford Borough Museum in Dartford. To catch home-grown and touring acts, reserve seats at the Orchard Theatre in Dartford, one of the area’s best-loved concert venues.
If you’re a sports lover, you might enjoy seeing local favorites, the Charlton Athletic, take to the field at The Valley. On match days follow the sea of red, white and black, to the stadium, then after the final siren sounds, join local soccer lovers in the nearby pubs and relive the games finest moments over a few cold beers.
To make sure you get the most out of this fascinating part of the world, think about staying close by in one of the area’s many accommodation options. If you're looking for great service and a comfortable bed, it’s hard to go past the Marriott Bexleyheath, the BEST WESTERN Bromley Court, and the Holiday Inn London-Bexley.