The districts and boroughs of London are teeming with history and vibrant culture, which means you’ll never find yourself short of things to do when visiting the city. The bustling area of Marylebone is located in the centre of London and is one of the most popular locations for visitors and tourists alike.
Stretching across the historic City of Westminster and the famous West End entertainment district, the affluent area of Marylebone is a hotspot of activity. During your trip to the city, you won’t want to miss out on a stroll through this gorgeous area of central London, so be sure to check out our ultimate list of things to do and see while you’re staying at the Piccadilly London West End.
This iconic attraction is one of the biggest hotspots for tourists and travellers visiting London. Unfortunately for most of us, we’ll never get to meet our celebrity heroes, but at Madame Tussauds you can at least get the next best thing. The famous look-a-likes at this wax museum have to be seen to be believed. You can find this amazing wonderland of famous figurines on Marylebone Road, close to our hotels in West End London UK. Take a picture with Brad Pitt or have a selfie with Nelson Mandela as you stroll through crowds of historic figures.
Sherlock Holmes Museum
Learn more about the famous fictional detective who solved some of the biggest cases in London. The iconic Sherlock Holmes was the creation of 19th century author, Arthur Conan Doyle and has been portrayed by many different actors in a series of films and TV shows over the years. Take a trip to the famous address on Baker Street, just around the corner from The Piccadilly London West End Hotel, and browse the amazing collection of authentic memorabilia. Learn more about the history of the character and its creator as you take a trip into the fantastic world of Sherlock Holmes and his loyal sidekick, Dr. Watson.
A trip to the zoo is a perfect day out for the whole family that will take you on a journey across the world as you see some of the biggest and most exotic creatures on the planet. Take a stroll across Regent’s Park from Marylebone and visit the world’s oldest scientific zoo to learn more about the preservation of animals. Visit the ferocious felines in Tiger Territory or learn about the deep ocean as you watch thousands of tropical fish and underwater creatures swim around the giant tanks of London Zoo.
If you want to make the most of London’s famous shopping scene then a trip to Oxford Street is a must. With hundreds of shops, boutiques and stalls that specialise in everything from top-brand clothes to accessories and gadgets, you’ll think you’ve died and gone to retail heaven. Brush past the crowds as you search the rails and explore the shelves of London’s most iconic high street. Whatever it is you’re looking for, you’re sure to find it at one of the shops on Oxford Street.