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South Bank

Lambeth Bridge to Blackfriars Bridge | south to St George's Circus, London SE1, England
+44 20 7202 6918
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South Bank is a beautiful riverside stretch in the heart of London featuring the Coca-Cola London Eye, SEA LIFE London Aquarium, Imperial War Museum London, Southbank Centre, National Theatre, top hotels, shopping, dining and more. Located walking distance from Covent Garden and Westminster, it is the perfect location for a relaxing stroll or evening of entertainment. Known as the capital's cultural playground, there is a packed programme of art, theatre, exhibitions, music, film and free events make South Bank an inspiring place to explore.
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Lambeth Bridge to Blackfriars Bridge | south to St George's Circus, London SE1, England
+44 20 7202 6918
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

A great walk from Westminster to Tower Bridge, full of restaurants, art centres, Tate Modern and boutique shops. Walk, meander or run. The Thames Clipper can be picked up along the way. The views are spectacular. This walk along the Thames shows the heart of...More

Thank Merriwell11
Reviewed 3 days ago

We chose a hotel near Blackfriars Bridge as we love this area of London. As you stroll along the south bank of the river Thames you will always find something going on. There is plenty to see . We found a bench to sit by...More

Thank Taxidevil
Reviewed 3 days ago

Had a night at the comedy store in a very unique sort of tent, outside is completely nuts with mobile bars,eateries and wonderful stuff, in the belly we had a great night of comedy....worth every penny

Thank Paul L
Reviewed 4 days ago

Wondered along Thames and called to see south bank . What a place, full entertainment for all ages, food stall pubs coffee shops and bars. Food off all descriptions on offer An African band provided the entertainment. Can't praise this area enough.

Thank Mrsmac34
Reviewed 1 week ago

On our recent trip to London my family and I spent a few afternoons in the South Bank area. While I have been to London many times in the past, this was my first time in London during warm weather. The area along the South...More

Thank aorton
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The south bank is a nice part of central london. There are often street markets and vintage book/ print stalls and interesting performers and lots of pop up and permanent eateries with tasty food and good coffee. Also a pleasant area to walk along the...More

Thank Sarah D
Reviewed 1 week ago

The South Bank is fantastic, so make a day of it. Wander along the Thames towpath where you'll find every weekend amazing street performers and mimes. Then don't miss the South Bank Centre itself - try to check out what's on as there are lots...More

Thank CaspiaPam
Reviewed 1 week ago

Spent a balmly afternoon and evening on the South Bank. It was sublime. The street entertainment was, surprisingly, of a really good standard and not too touristy in nature. There was such a buzz with all the pubs and food shacks along the embankment, a...More

Thank mrdjames90
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The South Bank is quite a popular place in London which has the London Eye and several other attractions along its stretch. There is quite a crowd here at all times but you can just stroll along the stretch, watch several performers act and sing...More

Thank ShikshaC
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

i love the south bank you can wonder for ages and see all kinds of things and street acts. you don have to spend a penny. nice places to eat if you do want to . has it all and great views.

Thank Colincarlos
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Response from David S | Reviewed this property |
There are lots of hotels nearby and lots of separate public parking. Rather than fight the London traffic I would do what someone else has suggested: stay out of town (not necessarily as far away as Colliers Wood) and take... More