One of the most iconic buildings on the London skyline, St Paul's Cathedral is still a working church and a Grade I listed building. Dedicated to Paul the Apostle the church that can be seen today dates back to the late 17th century which, rebuilt after the Great Fire of London.
10 minute journey on public transport to St Paul’s Cathedral
Just minutes from the British Museum, Thistle Holborn is in the heart of London. You’ll marvel at the hotel’s interior: a mix of traditional and contemporary design.
And even though the hotel is in the most vibrant part of the city, pop into the Kingsley Two - you can have anything from afternoon tea to a stunning brasserie dinner.
12 minute journey on public transport to St Paul’s Cathedral
Thistle Bloomsbury Park is provocatively close to the excitement of the West End, Soho, and the city’s best cultural landmarks – you’ll be spoiled for choice!
After a long day out and about, you can relax with a meal in The Bloomsbury Kitchen brasserie or a drink in the Cellar Bar.
20 minute journey on public transport to St Paul’s Cathedral
Trafalgar Square is in the heart of London, so Thistle Trafalgar Square may just be the most centrally located hotel in the city.
But it’s not just the location that makes this hotel ideal. You can also enjoy a drink in the lounge, or dine al fresco on the terrace in the Squares Restaurant.
London, a city of history AND mystery, is one that you can never really know as well as you think you do. So, it’s no surprise that more than 1 million visitors flock to the Museum of London every year, and marvel at the largest urban history collection in the world - from prehistoric to modern times.
If you’ve been itching for a chance to celebrate all things Shakespeare, then the Globe theatre is the place to visit. Founded by the actor and director Sam Wanamaker, today’s Globe theatre is actually a reconstruction of the original which was built in 1599. Aside from acting as a playhouse, the Globe also houses an exhibition about Shakespeare's life and work - as well as workshops, lectures and staged readings.
Love modern art? Then head to the Tate Modern, one of the largest museums of modern and contemporary art in the world. Located in the Bankside area of Southwark, this gallery hosts a rotating mix of artists, collections and exhibitions at any given time.