London in Winter

The winter season in London is truly magical. There is so much to see and do in the capital during this time of the year. The Royal Parks look simply beautiful in the crisp winter weather - there is no better place to go for walks and take in the stunning scenery.

Visit bars and restaurants, enjoy seasonal shopping and visit the theatre for some West End magic. Stay at The Goring this winter for a luxury stay like no other.  


Top Tips for a winter's stay in London:


Ice Skating

Hyde Park Winter Wonderland 18th November - 2nd January

Somerset House – 15th November - 14th January

Battersea Power Station10th November - 7th January

Hampton Court Palace17th November - 7th January

Queen’s House Greenwich – 23rd November - 7th January


Christmas Lights 

Carnaby and Oxford Street – 2nd November to 8th January 

Covent Garden – 8th November to 8th January 

Christmas at Kew – 16th November to 8th January 

Christmas in Belgravia - 6th November to 1st January 


Christmas Carols 

Christmas Concerts at Royal Albert Hall – 2nd December to 24th December 

John Rutter's Christmas Celebration– 6th December


Christmas Markets 

Southbank Centre

Covent Garden 

Leicester Square 

Borough Market 

Winter Wonderland 



Elf the Musical

A Christmas Carol

The Snowman

CHANEL Exhibition


Shopping: Explore the many luxurious shops in the neighbourhood for some indulgent retail therapy. Visit Harrods in Knightsbridge and combine the trip by taking in the elegant brands of Sloane Street. Or pop over to Regent Street and take in the finest boutiques in Burlington Arcade on your way. 


The Mousetrap: See the longest running show of any kind in the world. Agatha Christie's The Mousetrap is a classic and is soon to be approaching its 70th year of a record-breaking run. 


The Tate Modern: Located in what used to be the Bankside Power Station, the Tate Modern is a fascinating modern art gallery. Discover the national collection of British art from 1900 to present day.


Restaurants & Bars: The London food scene is an exciting riot of flavours and experiences and is home to some of the finest restaurants in the world. With an unstoppable trend for street food, brilliant artisan markets and fabulous bars – there’s plenty to satisfy the hungriest of foodies.