Things to do near Thistle Trafalgar Square, The Royal Trafalgar

With The City on one side, Whitehall on the other, this is truly the centre of London. The Royal Trafalgar by Thistle is the perfect base from which to discover the capital’s shopping, sightseeing and culture. Despite the rare peace and quiet of Whitcombe Street, turn any corner and you’ll be in the hustle and bustle of a great metropolis, a few minutes’ walk from Trafalgar Square, Piccadilly Circus and Leicester Square.

Arts & Culture

  • The National Gallery - 0.2 Miles

    A national treasure, housing an invaluable collection of Western European paintings from the 13th to the 19th centuries.

Local Attractions

  • Trafalgar Square - 0.2 Miles

    A central London landmark which hosts a wide range of activities including: special events and celebrations like the Royal Wedding, Olympics One Year to Go, St Patrick's Day and Chinese New Year; filming and photography; and rallies and demonstrations.

Shopping

  • Covent Garden - 0.7 Miles

    This former fruit and vegetable market between St. Martin's Lane and Drury Lane, is now a popular shopping and tourist site, where you will also find the Royal Opera House, the Theatre Royal, and the London Transport Museum.

Tourist Spot

  • Piccadilly Circus - 0.3 Miles

    Built in 1819 to connect Regent Street with the major shopping street of Piccadilly, the term “circus” comes from the Latin word for "circle". Here you will find the statue of Eros, the God of Love.

  • Buckingham Palace - 1.0 Miles

    The official London residence and principal workplace of the British monarch, “Buck House”, as it is often referred to, is located in the City of Westminster, and is a setting for state occasions and royal hospitality.

  • Central London - 1.2 Miles

    It’s the most exciting city in the world. And it’s ours. The nation’s capital has everything you could possibly wish for – including a choice of 16 hotels from which to explore it’s world-renowned sites, culture, entertainment and shopping

  • London - 1.2 Miles

    It’s the most exciting city in the world. And it’s ours. The nation’s capital has everything you could possibly wish for – including a choice of 16 hotels from which to explore it’s world-renowned sites, culture, entertainment and shopping

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