Joanna's Guidebook

I have worked within property....for years and years! Either buying, selling, finding, doing up, letting or developing! I lived in London for 10 years but now live in the beautiful Surrey Hills cou... read more
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Things to do in London

735 local Airbnb hosts recommend

The Tate Modern Christmas Market and fairground!

643 local Airbnb hosts recommend

London parks are something else! Beautiful, well maintained, great for picnics, exercise or lounging and watching London go by. Hire a boat and paddle around Serpentine Lake.

338 local Airbnb hosts recommend

London's oldest market - open every day now. A huge array of antiques, clothing, accessories, home ware, food and drink. It also holds Events - so check out the website to see what's on!

326 local Airbnb hosts recommend

A legacy of London Olympics 2012, this recreational park has fantastic facilities including an indoor velodrome and aquatics. Located in Stratford - underground ride away.

480 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Check for recent exhibitions. Very highly recommended!

102 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Quirky little cinema that has a bar (I'm British - these things mean a lot to us!). Afterwards dine at the 'WC - Wine & Charcuterie' (which is the former public loo's under Clapham Common tube stat... read more

141 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Salt beef bagels - stuffed with corned beef, pickles, mustard. Rated. And open 24 hours.

85 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Why doesn't Airbnb have a 'pub' option?! This is not a bar, it is not a casino, it is not a music venue - it is a good old fashioned British pub! And I believe this is London's most successful pub ... read more

84 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Stylish! Expensive! Delicious cocktails!

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Feeling rich? Cocktails, supper, or both at Bluebird in its fantastic setting and mega cool ambiance!

298 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Charles I moved here to get away from the plague in the 16th century and stocked it with deer so he could hunt! The deer are still there, but the Royal Family have moved pack to Buckingham Palace. ... read more

200 local Airbnb hosts recommend

On a warm and sunny day London Fields is the place to be - with a lido, cricket pitch, meadow, play area, pub - its very enjoyable - Take a picnic and your swim wear if the weather forbids a swim i... read more

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Great market selling wonderful foods (at wonderful prices!) with some very nice restaurants and bars - a real after-work London pub scene.

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Charles Saatchi's modern art gallery

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Well,its about as touristy & over priced as you'll get, but a cute street typical of the area. Head up to Portobello Green by Ladbroke Grove station under Westway- more reasonably priced vintage stock

64 local Airbnb hosts recommend

An independent cinema with bars and a cafe, and a live music and comedy venue


The Roof Gardens

Everything Else
$$$· 99 Kensington High St·Map·Website·

65 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Cocktails and / or supper on a huge multi platformed roof terrace overlooking Kensington with fake grass and flamingos (real ones!). Love it!


St. John

Food SceneRestaurants
$$$· 26 St John St·Map·Hours·Website·

62 local Airbnb hosts recommend

A fine London restaurant, located in a trendy area in the City (financial quarter) Great food, great wine list, great ambience.

289 local Airbnb hosts recommend

This tiny triangle of London has more celebrities per lamp post then anywhere else (not necessarily a true fact!) - worth a wander and some of your time, quite cute. Primrose Hill parkland (amazing... read more

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A museum, gallery and armoury in a very large beautiful historic London house. A must see if you love your art and history.

254 local Airbnb hosts recommend

The Royal Botanical Gardens - whether you like flora and fauna, 6000 Christmas lights, markets, open air concerts, science, beauty, iconic buildings... and whether you prefer to walk around or take... read more

55 local Airbnb hosts recommend

A rural haven in the middle of Fulham! A restaurant/gastopub specialising in game. We are lucky to have this on our doorstep (literally - round the corner from the flat)! Mainly a restaurant, bar too!

53 local Airbnb hosts recommend

There are several lido's in London - this is one of the most iconic with its Art Deco changing rooms round the pool. The water isn't heated, so beware, but its very popular nevertheless!

146 local Airbnb hosts recommend

GO! Go! Go! Shopping, shopping, shopping on London's most famous street! The good shops start at Park Walk corner and go all the way up to Sloane Square: clothes, interiors, shoes, cafes, art.....

200 local Airbnb hosts recommend

The Shoreditch Triangle-a great night out, make it a big one,others do! (Curtain Rd,Rivington St & Great Eastern St).Used to be full of hard-up artists,times have changed but still plenty of charactor

51 local Airbnb hosts recommend

THE most famous breakfast in London: Eggs benedict & coffee in a silver pot - served with style in this very grand Art Deco brasserie within the hotel.

187 local Airbnb hosts recommend

The hedonistic capital of the big smoke! More bars you can shake a stick at, all types of bars, all types of people. GOOD night out (if you like that sort of thing!)!

52 local Airbnb hosts recommend

A glorious river side wealthy town on the edge of London - head here for shopping, dining and drinks. Perfect on a sunny day, and if you dare you can walk all way down the Thames from Putney...

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A great London park with a childrens zoo, tennis courts, running tracks, boating lake, sculpture, gallery and the Buddhist Peace Pagoda.

158 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Do an internet search on the Crafty Fox Market - an amazing market that moves around London (often in Brixton) doing Pop Up markets, also holds talks, and really worth checking out!