Portland Place Vacation Packages
West End, Southbank and East End, are nearby areas which are also worth discovering.
From here, it's just 2 miles (3 kilometers) to one of the city's most talked about attractions, Big Ben.
Spend some time in the center of London. You won’t want to miss Buckingham Palace, the Royal Albert Hall and Trafalgar Square.
Holiday makers in Portland Place, interested in finding out what makes the area tick, should make tracks to the nearby museums and theaters. Take the time to see some of the inspiring museums such as the British Museum, Wallace Collection and the London Transport Museum. Go and see a live performance at the Lyceum Theatre, the Royal Opera House and the Queens Theatre. The area is a great place for lovers of art. Make sure you see National Gallery, Photographers' Gallery and Queen's Gallery.
If you are travelling with kids, give them a chance to let off some steam at the child-friendly attractions nearby. Take photos, browse the educational displays and learn about the variety of species at London Zoo and London Aquarium.
There are a number of picturesque outdoor attractions here as well so make sure you enjoy the chance to get outdoors. If you’re looking for a natural setting visit Green Park and the St. James Park. To see the local wilderness drive out to Primrose Hill.
Spots such as London Eye, Westminster Abbey and Piccadilly Circus make great places to visit while you are in the Portland Place area,. See some holy places such as the London Temple Church, the St. Brides' Church and the London St. Paul's Church. Enjoy the atmosphere and gain a deeper understanding of the impotence of faith in Portland Place. For history lovers, London’s past comes vividly back to life at Nelson's Column.
Hunt down a bargain, stock up on food or just enjoy the atmosphere at nearby fashion hotspots such as Selfridges and Beauchamp Place.
Spend an afternoon watching the Marylebone Cricket Club go into battle on their home ground, Lord's Cricket Ground. Even on non game days, you can still head to the stadium for a backstage tour.
When you’re ready to put your feet up after a day spent exploring the charms of Portland Place, check in to one of the many local bed-and-breakfast, hotel and short-stay apartment options. The Park Plaza Westminster Bridge London, the Hilton London Metropole and the Lancaster London are just some of the many great places to stay around here.