Hyde Park is one of the most popular destinations in London, and is considered by many visitors to be a must-see location at all times of year. London may be best known for its towering skyscrapers and buzzing industrious centre, but there are also areas of natural beauty nestled among the buzz – perhaps most notable among them is Hyde Park. This popular green space is at the heart of London, covering 350 acres, and provides the ideal place to hang out and relax in the capital especially on a summer day. Holiday Inn London Kensington Forum is the perfect choice for those seeking a hotel near Hyde Park, situated only one mile from the park.
Hyde Park enjoys such enduring popularity with locals and visitors alike because it offers so much more than just a green space to lounge around; you can enjoy a whole day of entertainment there. Throughout the year there are a number of events which happen at Hyde Park, including huge open air concerts with performances from some of the biggest names in the music industry. There are also a number of permanent fixtures which are well worth a visit to the park to check out.
Things to see in Hyde Park
Visiting Hyde Park doesn’t need to be solely to enjoy a family picnic; there are plenty of great attractions within the park itself to be seen. Among the attractions which visitors flood to Hyde Park to enjoy is the popular Speakers’ Corner, where you will find an entertaining line-up of speakers, the stunning Serpentine Lake, and the iconic Diana, Princess of Wales Memorial Fountain.
Things to do in Hyde Park
There are plenty of fun things to do once you get toHyde Park, and it can be a fun day out for the whole family. One of the more surprising activities that people like to participate in is swimming in the lakes around the Park – a wonderful experience during summer. If you’ve forgotten your swimming costume, then you can also enjoy the water by hiring a rowing boat and exploring the vast expanse of Serpentine Lake.
For those not so keen on the water there is a number of other exciting activities to participate in, including horse riding, cycling, and tennis courts for hire. There are also lots of playparks across the site for the little ones to enjoy too.
All this activity is sure to work up your appetite, and there are a number of on-site restaurants and cafes to satisfy your hunger. Sitting by the lake for a drink and a bite to eat can offer the perfect end to a peaceful day in the park.
Stay With Us
All of our hotels feature our Kids Stay and Eat Free deal and have plenty of great offers on family days out. You’ll find everything you need to make your stay relaxing and comfortable, whether you’re staying for one night or several, including High-Speed Internet Access and LCD TVs in all bedrooms.
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