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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...more
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Lambeth Bridge to Blackfriars Bridge | south to St George's Circus, London SE1, England
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Reviewed 28 July 2016

It's a wonderful walk along the river. So much to see - fabulous view and lots of entertainers along the way - and so many places to eat!

Thank Mary H
Reviewed 28 July 2016

When I'm in London this has to be the best place to walk as you see all the iconic buildings on the other side of the River and there are masses of cafes and restaurants to stop and people watch as you enjoy your drink

Thank 70ish
Reviewed 27 July 2016

Beautiful summers day in London and strolled from the Tate Modern down to Westminster. Such a fun day out , seeing all the acts along the way so much going on and so cool. Loads happening and well worth a day's wandering.

Thank pennyjfamily
Reviewed 26 July 2016

One of the places to walk in London. South Bank from Westminster Bridge all the way down to Blackfriers and fuerther down is so beautiful to walk. There are many eateries, pubs, bars etc There are artists showing off their works even sand artists who...More

Thank Panathinaikos-13
Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

We took a 1, 2, 6 and 9 yr old children for a morning on the Southbank of the Thames and we had a cracking time. There was heaps to see and do and we kept our spend to a minimum. With an excellent playground...More

Thank Toufalheed
Reviewed 26 July 2016

A great chance to sight see this wonderful stretch of the Thames, looking at the wonderful bridges along the way.

Thank perfect_spy
Reviewed 25 July 2016

Walk across the millenium bridge to start your journey along the south bank towards London bridge stop at one of the pop up bars(summertime mainly)buy yourself a beverage then pause to listen to one of the buskers singing for their supper. Move along past the...More

Thank daygar
Reviewed 23 July 2016

Great place for people watching, with a few places to stop and grab a beer or a snack while enjoying the views.

Thank 8UKvisitor2015
Reviewed 23 July 2016

We love the Southbank as it is a wonderful area to walk along as there is so much to see and lots of places to eat and drink. You will never be bored on the Southbank. We like it so much that we stayed in...More

Thank Taxidevil
Reviewed 23 July 2016

No matter how many times you have been to London, I think it’s always a good idea to do the stroll across Southbank. Starting from Shakespeare Globe (or start over on the other side near the foot of the Millenium Bridge) and enjoy the long...More

Thank JuiTeoh
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Big time attractions such as the London Eye and a
thriving theatre scene (compliments of the National
Theatre and the Young Vic) are but a few of the
reasons that Southbank is such a collectively
cherished part of town. With plenty of family friendly
activities and venues lined up along a pedestrianized
river bank between Westminster Bridge and Waterloo
Bridge, visitors can always expect a casual and
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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