To appreciate the many textures of London, spread your wings and explore nearby neighborhoods like West End, Southbank, and East End.
Big Ben, perhaps one of London’s most popular attractions is just less than 1 mile (1.6 kilometers) away.
Spend time in the center of London. Don’t miss Buckingham Palace, the Royal Albert Hall and Trafalgar Square.
You’ll find some unique cultural attractions in and around Waterloo. Visit some of the interesting exhibit spaces and museums including Tate Modern, the British Museum and the Imperial War Museum. Go and see a few of the thrilling live shows at the Globe Theatre, the Lyceum Theatre and the Royal Opera House. Aspiring artists should see the local artwork and other exhibits at National Gallery, Photographers' Gallery and Queen's Gallery.
If you came here with children, discover a world of family fun at London Dungeon. Take pictures, browse the educational displays and learn about the variety of species at London Aquarium.
Get your body moving in nature at the many beautiful destinations nearby. Relax and enjoy the fresh air. There are no shortage of gardens and parks, so why not take a break in Green Park and the St. James Park.
If you have time in and around Waterloo, stop by London Eye, Westminster Abbey and Piccadilly Circus. To learn about the role of faith in London, spend a little time at the area’s most important religious sites, such as the London Temple Church, the St. Brides' Church and the London St. Paul's Church. Peer back through the mists of time by visiting heritage sites, such as Lambeth Palace and Nelson's Column.
Hunt down a bargain, stock up on food or just people-watch at nearby fashion hotspots like Borough Market, Royal Exchange and Leadenhall Market.
Finding somewhere comfortable to stay in Waterloo couldn’t be easier. The Park Plaza Westminster Bridge London, the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel London -Tower of London and the Park Plaza Riverbank London are just some of the many great places to stay around here.