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Great streets with nice open space

There's a good blend of big buildings, quaint streets and nice street gardens to look around in... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Richard F
Swindon, United Kingdom
Little thought of shopping area.....

.... of London. Good mix of old shops and buildings, with new facades. Plenty of coffee shops and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Pontypool, United Kingdom
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Covent Garden
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Reviewed 1 week ago

There's a good blend of big buildings, quaint streets and nice street gardens to look around in this area. It's a nice place to spend some time rather than just walk straight to where you're going.

1  Thank Richard F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

.... of London. Good mix of old shops and buildings, with new facades. Plenty of coffee shops and hotels to choose from here.

1  Thank Newinnman
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

Holbourn has a great selection of really excellent English pubs serving out of this world Englisg beers and ales that ate open till late. There are also some very trendy restaurants and eateries in the area. Many offices and corporate buildings in this part of...More

1  Thank rayrest
Reviewed 6 June 2017

This small neighborhood dates from 1223 and is located in the West End of central London. This midtown area, where Charles Dickens (1812-70) once lived, is a place where numerous offices, stores and hotels are located. We stayed right across from the elegant Neoclassical 5*...More

Thank T-Bird1974
Reviewed 16 May 2017

This is a diverse area housing the Inns of Chancery, the London Museum nearby and a short walk away from Covent Garden and the West End. Once associated with the legal profession, it is now occupied by finance professionals, successful lawyers and wealthy student or...More

Thank nellielim
Reviewed 21 April 2017

The problem with holborn is that is mixed use without identtiy. at the heart of the circle line, its more of an access point those travelling north to russell square, & the british museum, the wes end, eatward towards the financial district, and south towards...More

Thank Hotel I
Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

A reasonable interchange to/from Heathrow Airport (served by Piccadilly Line) by tube/metro but Kings Cross/St Pancras easier for transfer.

Thank MarksiElena
Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

Holborn is actually a full area, so it is difficult to review it in a short piece. However, it encompasses the Temples of London, where lawyers and barristers have their chambers, as well as leading down to the courts. Search out the more hidden areas;...More

Thank Clivel_98
Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

Well how do you review a whole neighbourhood? There are nice restaurants lining lamb conduit, there's Lincoln's inn (&fields) and greys inn if you want some nice buildings to look at... It's an average central London neighbourhood.

Thank Adam M
Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

I certainly feel it when I'm in Holborn because it has a certainly distinct air. On weekdays it's very busy. Business types can be seen rushing everywhere while students and tourists are seen walking at a different pace. Holborn is right there between a number...More

1  Thank Amin A
Covent Garden
Whether you're headed here to check out the multitude
of shops, theaters, cafes, pubs, and restaurants, or
simply to be among the multitude of people who pass
through this pretty part of town, you'll love soaking
up the festive and historic atmosphere in and around
Covent Garden. Even if you don't have tickets to the
opera or a show at one of the many famous theaters
here, don't be surprised if find yourself captivated
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24 August 2017|
Response from Clivel_98 | Reviewed this property |
It depends on what your children are already interested in, really. There is the Museum of London not far away, and that provides some interest for young children. There is also Sir John Soane's Museum, but that may be a... More
15 January 2017|
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Response from TravelReviewer1983 | Reviewed this property |
There aren't any park & ride sites that are close enough for anywhere in central London as far as I know.