For couples staying in London, Kensington provides the ideal backdrop to your adventures. With tourist attractions, historic sites and natural beauty to explore, this list of suggestions should help you build the perfect couple’s day out in no time at all…
Explore the Natural History Museum
There are plenty of museums in the Kensington area, but this is certainly one of London’s finest. Situated within easy reach of the Kensington Park Hotel London, this stunning venue is as impressive from the exterior as it is to explore within, so it’s well worth a look even if you’re only passing. Filled with all kinds of incredible treasures from the natural world, there’s plenty here to impress – and there’s enough to keep both of you busy for the whole day.
Have a shopping spree at Harrods
Whether you arrive ready to splash the cash or simply want to spend some time in the lap of luxury, a trip to Harrods is a must when you’re staying in one of our 4 star hotels in Kensington London. With floor upon floor of incredible goods, Harrods has everything from the latest fashions to accessories, gift ideas and much more. You could pick up something very special for your partner here, or just indulge in a little high-end window shopping.
Browse the V&A Museum
Another museum for you to explore – this one linked to one of the city’s most famous couples, Queen Victoria and Prince Albert. The V&A contains one of the most impressive design collections in the world, with the museum sourcing items spanning centuries to compile a magnificent selection of artefacts, including pieces from the Roman and ancient Greek eras. There’s more modern items on offer, too, helping to paint a picture of the design world both past and present. This is one venue that’s well worth your time whilst taking advantage of our London hotels romantic packages.
Enjoy a stroll at Kensington Gardens
Kensington Gardens are a particularly beautiful part of the city, offering great views and lots to see and do, no matter the weather. One of London’s major royal parks, it is here you will find the tranquil Italian Gardens, numerous noted statues and monuments, and the Serpentine Gallery, which houses several impressive works of art. The gardens are also linked to Kensington Palace itself, currently home to the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge.
Visit the Royal Albert Hall
Another venue which pays tribute to one of history’s most famous royal couples, the Royal Albert Hall is a famed concert hall which regularly offers an array of fantastic shows within its striking surroundings. If you’re not in the mood for a show, then you can take a look around with an hour-long guided tour of the hall, which includes plenty of information about its long history and the kind of events you can expect here. It’s the perfect addition to any couple’s trip to this very special part of London.