A classy stay in an apartment in Covent Garden
Located in the heart of Central London, Covent Garden is as exciting as it is diverse, holding an astonishing variety of attractions for any visitor. Retaining its historical central Apple Market exterior in the centre and a classy exterior due to the Grade 1 listed status of many of the buildings, Covent Garden is truly a sight to behold. Surrounded by areas of interest such as Trafalgar Square, Piccadilly and Oxford Circus, with Westminster within walking distance, Covent Garden is ideally located for those who would like to explore the cultural offerings of London and visit the vast array of shops.
Covent Garden is regarded as something of a sanctuary for the arts due to the abundance of old theatres and the world famous Royal Opera House. The National Gallery and The British Museum are within easy walking distance and the London Transport Museum and London Film Museum are located in Covent Garden, while Buckingham Palace and Westminster are also easily accessible using the underground, making Covent Garden the heart of London’s cultural experience.
Something to experience around the clock
By day you can find entertainment opposite to Punch and Judy in the form of engaging street performances and musicians on James Street. The Apple Market in the centre holds a variety of boutique shops, cafes and market stalls where you can find arts, crafts and food to spare. Adjacent, the Jubilee Market offers the finest Antiques from Tuesday to Friday and Arts and Crafts on the weekend and remains one of the more authentic market experiences in London. Henrietta street and King street have also become centres of male fashion and independent artists. If food stalls are your thing, a trip up to Camden or Islington would be worthwhile as well.
By night, classy cocktail bars open alongside exquisite restaurants and in the nearby vicinity, Soho and Holborn hold a variety of theatre’s, cinemas and bars such as Ronnie Scott’s, where you can listen to the sweet sounds of internationally acclaimed Jazz Artists into the early hours.
The perfect location to the explore the heart of London
Covent Garden is served by the Piccadilly line which runs directly from East London to West London and terminates at Heathrow Airport, while many other lines are served by other stations within a mile, making Covent Garden an ideal location from which to explore London.