Thursday, 11 August 2016

Hidden Spots You Must Visit When In London

London is filled with some of the most popular tourist spots such as Tower of London, Buckingham Palace, The British Museum, Big Ben, The Parliament and many more. These spots are always on the must-visit list of most Londoners as well as vacationing tourists. However, London is also filled with several hole-in-the-wall spots that tourist should visit whenever they are in the area.

Some of the hidden spots that you should check out when you are in London are:

  1. Marylebone Lane. This street may not be as famous as the Oxford Street, King’s Road or Abbey Road, but it has a lot to offer to locals and tourists. Marylebone Lane is one of the most fashionable London areas, since the 17th century. It is home to various specialized shops and fashion boutiques that are worth checking out. It is also home to Presidential Apartments Marylebone, where vacationers from all over the world can experience quaint and chic serviced apartments for a reasonable price.

  1. St. Dunstan’s in the East. This exquisite garden is surprisingly one of the most beautiful hidden sceneries you will ever see when you visit London. Its beautiful and picturesque Gothic architecture will make you fall in love with the place. This makes it an ideal spot for taking wonderful photographs and a great location if you are filming.

  1. Isabella Plantation in Richmond Park. If you are into nature, then you will surely love visiting Isabella Plantation. This garden will capture your heart with its natural blend of colours as well as its relaxing ambiance. Take a short walk in the plantation and experience what it is like being one with nature.

  1. Queen Elizabeth Roof Garden Bar & Café. You have not been to the secret spots in London if you have not visited a roof top bar. Located in the South Bank, this roof top garden is a must-visit, especially if you are with your friends and family. You get to enjoy the amazing view of London, while dining and having a good time with your company. It is recommended to visit this roof top bar during sunsets.


Touring around London is easy as long as you are able to find Holiday Apartments in London. Find a location that is central to your itinerary in order to be able to maximize your time in the city. Our serviced apartments accommodations are always available to cater to your needs.

Family-Friendly Spots in London

Having a family vacation in London may be one of the most exciting events in your life, as the city is filled with tourist destinations, chic restaurants and family-friendly spots. You can enjoy each place together with your family and create memories that will last forever.

If you are wondering where you can take your kids while you are in London, these are some of our recommendations:

  1. Harrods’ Toy Kingdom. Whether you are a toddler or an adult, you are sure to love Harrods’ Toy Kingdom. This massive toy store is filled with some of the best toys you can ever find. Do not let the dark-green and terracotta exterior fool you. Once you step inside this store, you will immediately be transported to a different world full of plush toys, play areas, candy stations and many more. Harrods’ Toy Kingdom is truly a must-visit for every child – and adult.

  1. The Serpentine. If your kids love nature as well as the outdoors, we recommend taking them for a dip in the Serpentine. It is best to visit this swimming club during May up to September, as the water has the right temperature for basking the entire day. This family-oriented swimming spot has a sandpit, play area and paddling pool, where every family member can enjoy.

  1. Central London. Central London is filled with family-friendly Aparthotels London that caters to various clients, including vacationing families. If you have no idea where to stay during your time in London, a serviced apartment is ideal for a family of 4 or more. The apartments in this area are child-friendly and have superior customer service.

  1. ZSL London Zoo. Give your kids the opportunity to see live animals such as gorillas, elephants, tigers, penguins and many more at the ZSL London Zoo. Opened during 1828, this is the oldest zoo in the world. The zoo offers kids as well as adults various zoo experiences such as a tour within the zoo, up-close encounters with some of the zoo animals and various entertaining events. Spending a day in the ZSL London Zoo is definitely worth the trip.


Staying in the chic, elegant and homey ServicedApartments Central London makes it possible for families who are on a vacation in London take a tour of the entire city. Its location is strategically situated to provide tourists a better access to the different London tourist destinations.