Brixton Vacation Packages
Brixton is a great place to stay while you are exploring London as many of the city’s star attractions are close. The O2 Academy Brixton and the Upper Norwood Recreation Ground are just two of the popular places to visit. Also, well worth the effort are the Crystal Palace Park and Hurlingham Park.
Big Ben, one of the most visited tourist attractions in the entire country is 3 miles (5 kilometers) to the north.
Pay a visit to Buckingham Palace, the Royal Albert Hall and Trafalgar Square in the city center of London.
Holiday makers in Brixton, interested in finding out what makes the area tick, should head to the cultural attractions nearby. Admire, learn and be thoroughly entertained in the most popular museums including Tate Modern, the Victoria and Albert Museum and the Imperial War Museum. To catch home-grown and touring acts, head to the Globe Theatre, the Lyceum Theatre and the Royal Opera House, one of the area’s best-loved performing arts venues. Visit Saatchi Gallery, National Gallery and Photographers' Gallery, to get your fix of art.
Get active with the kids at London Dungeon. Treat the family to a visit to London Aquarium, and learn about some fascinating creatures.
If the sun is shining, do what the locals do and head outside to the nearby parks and reserves. Enjoy some of the beautiful urban spaces such as Green Park and the St. James Park. The nature reserves such as the Colliers Wood Recreation Ground, allow visitors to see the species of flora and fauna which inhabit the region.
Visitors to the Brixton area will not want to miss out on London Eye, Westminster Abbey and Piccadilly Circus. Visitors with a passion for religious history will enjoy the serene atmosphere at the London St. Paul's Church. London features some evocative reminders of the past; begin your local history tour at Lambeth Palace and Nelson's Column.
If you are looking to give your credit card a workout, explore Borough Market and Beauchamp Place.
Sports lovers visiting Brixton should get tickets for Craven Cottage Stadium to see the Fulham FC taking on visiting rivals. On match days follow the procession of red, black and white, to the stadium, then after the full-time hooter blows, join fans at a nearby pub, bar or cafe for a post-game drink.
For a real taste of this fascinating part of the world, consider making a reservation at one of the area’s hotel or serviced apartment options. If you’re looking for a warm welcome and a good nights sleep it’s hard to go past the Park Plaza Westminster Bridge London, the Park Plaza Riverbank London, and the Millennium Gloucester Hotel London Kensington.