London Value Winter Breaks 2019
Our best selling budget tour!
Greatdays is delighted to launch their value Winter breaks for 2019 with prices like these there is never a better time to visit London!
With so much to see and do, this is the time to experience the sights and sounds of the Capital City, and winter is the perfect time for you to see the sights and get some Christmas shopping in, and of course, experience the January Sales, and we have some great value winter prices available on this offer.
The Christmas lights are turned on in mid November, which light up the main streets, the Winter Wonderland comes to Hyde Park – a spectacular Christmas market in the heart of London, with over 50 wooden chalets selling gifts and goodies, and of course plenty of food and drink. There are funfair rides, side shows and one of several ice rinks that are open around the Capital. As we get nearer Christmas, the shops are open that bit later and there is a real buzz in the key shopping areas, such as Oxford Street, Regent Street and Bond Street. And the best thing is, that we have some great hotel rates available to make your dollars, Euros or local currency go that bit further. Then after the festive period is over, make the most of the January Sales and snap up a bargain.
Greatdays has been arranging tours for both groups and individuals to London for over 30 years, so we know the best places to go, and the best sights to see, to really allow you to make the most of your visit.
Our staff are London experts and can suggest how to make the best of your visit, whatever your interest. So whether you are a first time visitor or an expert, a group or an individual, let Greatdays make all your arrangements for a successful trip.
Winter 2019 dates available
Day 1 Arrive in London
Welcome to London. Private transfer from London Heathrow or London Gatwick
Once clear of Immigration and Customs, there’s a private transfer from London Heathrow or Gatwick to your chosen hotel in central London. (Supplements apply from Gatwick Airport.)
Day 2 and additional days
At leisure, time to explore, visit or go shopping
Free day to relax and perhaps enjoy London’s many museums, galleries and shops. Free entrance to over 20 top attractions, including: British Library, British Museum, Imperial War Museum, Museum of London, National Gallery, National Portrait Gallery, Natural History Museum, Science Museum, Somerset House, Tate Britain, Tate Modern and Victoria & Albert Museum.
Maybe take a sightseeing tour with river cruise. Hop-on and Hop-off open top bus tour with live guided commentary in English, with digitally recorded commentary in seven other languages. Four tour routes cover over ninety stops showing you the very best of London attractions. We can book this for you – please contact us for a supplement.
The River Cruise departs from Waterloo Pier (The London Eye) and Westminster Pier (Big Ben & Westminster Abbey). View the sights of London before arriving at Tower Pier where you can visit The Tower of London and Tower Bridge.
When you are ready for some shopping in London, make sure to wander around some of the city’s top shopping hotspots. On Oxford Street, you’ll find the likes of the flagship Primark Oxford Street store alongside other big name Oxford Street shops. Regent Street – which crosses Oxford Street at Oxford Circus – as well as Bond Street, Covent Garden, King’s Road, Knightsbridge and Westfield also offer some of the best shops in London.
In the evening relax in one of the traditional London Pubs, or maybe head to Covent Garden, always lively with street artists and entertainment and an abundance of bars and restaurants. The Winter Wonderland in Hyde Park is open until 10pm and is well worth a visit (from Mid November until Christmas). We will be delighted to suggest restaurants and areas to visit.
Transfer to London Heathrow or London Gatwick
After breakfast, we have arranged a private transfer from your hotel directly to Heathrow Airport. If your flight is in the evening, you may leave your luggage with the concierge at the hotel, and you will have free time until your transfer arrives.
We are delighted to offer and recommend the following hotel for these special packages.
Royal National Hotel, Bloomsbury, London ***
A unique and lively hotel with unparalleled facilities and direct London Underground link with Heathrow Airport. The Royal National offers a variety of drinking and dining options including a pizzeria, carvery, pub, bar and a coffee shop. Our rate includes a Continental style breakfast each morning, or you can upgrade to an English Breakfast for £5.00 per day.
Russell Square (4 min walk) British Museum (5 min walk) Oxford Street (13 min walk)
The President Hotel , Russell Square ***
A contemporary hotel in a classic Bloomsbury setting, many rooms offer views over London’s famous Russell Square. Close to the underground station with a direct link with Heathrow Airport. Our rate at the hotel includes a Continental style breakfast, or you can upgrade to an English style breakfast for £5.00 per day.
Russell Square (2 min walk) British Museum (6 min walk) Oxford Street (14 min walk)
Bedford Hotel, London ***
The Bedford is a tranquil haven of peace and quiet amongst the bustle of central London. Within walking distance to Covent Garden, it is the perfect location for exploring the city. Having been recently refurbished, it offers a good standard of accommodation. Our rate includes an English style breakfast each morning.
Russell Square (5 min walk) British Museum (4 min walk) Oxford Street (11 min walk)
Tavistock Hotel, Russell Square **
Offering breathtaking views across Russell Square the hotel is within easy walking distance to the British Museum. Well located with Russell Square underground station a 2 minute walk away. This art deco hotel has recently been refurbished and offers a bar, lounge area and an Indian restaurant. Our rate includes a Continental style breakfast, or upgrade to an English style breakfast for £5.00 per day.
Russell Square (2 min walk) British Museum (5 min walk) Oxford Street (12 min walk)
|Rates from 1st January 2019 to 15th February 2019||3 nights||4 nights||Extra nights|
|Royal National Hotel||£165.00||£204.00||£37.00|
|Rates from 16th February 2019 to 19th April 2019||3 nights||4 nights||Extra nights|
|Royal National Hotel||£184.00||£225.00||£41.00|