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85% Avg. city rating Rated by 12843 customers

Activities / excursions 92%

Restaurants / eating out 82%

Shopping 89%

Chilling out / relaxing 78%

Getting around / public transport 90%

Sightseeing 94%

Culture 93%

Nightlife / partying 84%

Value for money 66%

Customer Travel Tips for London

Read a selection of great customer tips provided by HostelBookers customers like you

98% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 100%
98% Avg. rating


19 May 2017

Travel Type:
With my spouse / partner

Trip Type:
City break Relaxation / spa Shopping Sightseeing & culture

Age Range:
31-40

Customer Travel Tip: Prepare your journey (itinerar) for days spent in London

Liked: Safety and public transport

Disliked: No

87% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 80%
87% Avg. rating


19 May 2017

Travel Type:
With a large group / tour

Trip Type:
Sightseeing & culture

Age Range:
18-24

Customer Travel Tip: visit musicals

Liked: public transport

Disliked: the price of public transport

69% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 60%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 40%
  • Culture - 60%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 20%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 60%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 100%
69% Avg. rating


18 May 2017

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Business / conference

Age Range:
25-30

Customer Travel Tip: Plan very far ahead, prioritize your must sees, and budget a lot for siteseeing.

Liked: Great transportation, great pubs, tower of London was awesome

Disliked: The expense! We decided not to do many things because it was too expensive

91% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 100%
91% Avg. rating


16 May 2017

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
City break

Age Range:
18-24

Customer Travel Tip: a

Liked: the atmosphere

Disliked: very crowdy

93% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 100%
93% Avg. rating


15 May 2017

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
City break

Age Range:
31-40

Customer Travel Tip: Hampton Court Palace

Liked: everything

Disliked: -

82% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 60%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 60%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 60%
82% Avg. rating


14 May 2017

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Business / conference

Age Range:
31-40

Customer Travel Tip: stay at no.8 hostel. both edmonton and seven sisters hostels are really nice, with cool staff.

Liked: i live here!

Disliked: there are some housing issues at the moment.

80% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 80%
80% Avg. rating


07 May 2017

Travel Type:
As a family with children

Trip Type:
Sightseeing & culture

Age Range:
41+

Customer Travel Tip: to buy a guidebook, a good map so that you will know how to get around in this enormous city

Liked: cosmopolitan, with all potentials to perform that you can imagine

Disliked: all that stuff that it refers to overcrowded places

100% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 100%
100% Avg. rating


19 Apr 2017

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Events / festivals Sports, adventure or outdoor activities

Age Range:
18-24

Customer Travel Tip: Keep your hands in your pockets

Liked: Tube

Disliked: Busy

96% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 100%
96% Avg. rating


18 Apr 2017

Travel Type:
As a family with children

Trip Type:
City break Sightseeing & culture

Age Range:
31-40

Customer Travel Tip: Stay close to central London

Liked: London is a must place to visit for all kind of people

Disliked: No

91% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 80%
91% Avg. rating


11 Apr 2017

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Visiting friends or family

Age Range:
18-24

Customer Travel Tip: don't walk around late at night alone

Liked: mix of culture, food and beer

Disliked: being cat called

91% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 60%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 100%
91% Avg. rating


08 Apr 2017

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Work / volunteering

Age Range:
31-40

Customer Travel Tip: .

Liked: it was London, ease of getting around, it was sunny! Thames walk

Disliked: its expensive

84% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 60%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 100%
84% Avg. rating


04 Apr 2017

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Business / conference

Age Range:
31-40

Customer Travel Tip: Don't plan to much

Liked: Culture and vibrant life

Disliked: pollution

71% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 40%
  • Culture - 60%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 60%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 80%
71% Avg. rating


23 Mar 2017

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Visiting friends or family

Age Range:
41+

Customer Travel Tip: Travel early avoid rush hours

Liked: Shops

Disliked: Nose rushing t

78% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 60%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 60%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 60%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 60%
78% Avg. rating


01 Apr 2017

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Work / volunteering

Age Range:
31-40

Customer Travel Tip: Get more money

Liked: Nothing

Disliked: No

82% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 60%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 40%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 80%
82% Avg. rating


28 Mar 2017

Travel Type:
With my spouse / partner

Trip Type:
City break Sightseeing & culture

Age Range:
31-40

Customer Travel Tip: Explore places on Sunday mornings - its the only time it is relatively quiet. Get an Oyster card to save travel hassle.

Liked: food, sights

Disliked: Ridiculous prices for various things. Non-integration of bus and tube ticket fares when journey is split between two modes of transport. Too many people everywhere!

100% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 100%
100% Avg. rating


28 Mar 2017

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Age Range:
31-40

Customer Travel Tip: Loose yourself on the streets.

Liked: Everything. London is just the best city in the world.

Disliked: No.

80% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 40%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 60%
80% Avg. rating


26 Mar 2017

Travel Type:
With my spouse / partner

Trip Type:
City break Partying / nightlife Shopping Sightseeing & culture

Age Range:
18-24

Customer Travel Tip: Take warm clothes with you, make a city cruise tour over the river thames and there are a lot of unusual shops at camden town.

Liked: A lot of cultures, many different restaunts and a lot of sightseeing attractions.

Disliked: The weahter an everything was very expensive.

100% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 100%
100% Avg. rating


20 Mar 2017

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
City break

Age Range:
25-30

Customer Travel Tip: ...

Liked: ..

Disliked: ..

78% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 60%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 40%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 60%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 60%
78% Avg. rating


18 Mar 2017

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Sightseeing & culture

Age Range:
31-40

Customer Travel Tip: Subway's card oyster card

Liked: The museums

Disliked: No

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85% Avg. city rating Rated by 12843 customers

Activities / excursions 92%

Restaurants / eating out 82%

Shopping 89%

Chilling out / relaxing 78%

Getting around / public transport 90%

Sightseeing 94%

Culture 93%

Nightlife / partying 84%

Value for money 66%

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