In the very heart of London! Near Covent Garden, Charring Cross, Leicester Square, Trafalgar Square, Piccadilly Circus. Walking distance to the main tourist attractions The British Museum, No 10 Downing Street, Big Ben & The Houses of Parliament, Buckingham Palace, The Royal opera House, St Paul's Cathedral and The Tower of London. Right outside your door are the main London shopping, restaurant and theatre districts plus cinemas, museums, art galleries, nightclubs, bars, parks, 24- hour shops etc, and excellent transport links to anywhere you need to go. Excellent London shopping location for clothes, gadgets, books, music. We welcome singles, couples, families and groups for both short and long stays. Area Details Laid out in 1829, Trafalgar Square has recently become car free, creating an attractive open space, with seats and cafes, so it can be used for concerts and entertainment.
Looming 172 foot high above the Square is Nelsonís Column, with the famous naval commander standing on its top. The column, which was financed by public subscription, celebrates his defeat of Napoleon. Below it, huge bronze lions stand guard and the famous fountains light up the Square at night.
To the east of the Square, the fine old building is the church of St Martin-in-the-Fields, where regular lunchtime concerts and evening recitals of classical music are held. On the north side, the National Gallery holds one of the greatest collections of paintings in the world Ė and itís free. Around the corner, the National Portrait Gallery is another of Londonís great free attractions.
Charing Cross, which leads off the Square, is the centre of London Ė literally Ė itís the point where all distances to Englandís capital are measured to. Travel Details Nearest Tube is Charring cross and Embankment.
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