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Best Western Airlink Hotel – Stay Near London Heathrow Airport.

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Just 10 minutes’ drive from Heathrow Airport, Airlink Hotel is well located for visitors to Windsor Castle, Legoland and Thorpe Park, all less than 24.1 km away. This hotel offers free WiFi throughout.

Each room has en suite facilities with shower or bath and complementary toiletries. There is a TV, safe, and tea and coffee facilities in all guest rooms at Airlink Hotel.

The hotel restaurant serves north Indian cuisine to guests and non-residents.

Wembley Stadium and Arena are just over 16.1 km from this hotel. The picturesque countryside of Colne Valley Regional Park is around 9.7 km away.

This property is also rated for the best value in Hayes! Guests are getting more for their money when compared to other properties in this city.

Facilities available:
– Parking
– Free WiFi

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24/05/2017 |

Harry Potter Walking Tour for Muggles in London: see sites the Leaky Cauldron

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For 2.5 hours, your tour guides will whisk you away on a magical adventure to explore the Harry Potter movie locations in London. Uncover places that inspired J. K. Rowling and your guide will share weird and wonderful behind-the-scenes stories.

You will be led in small groups of a maximum 15 people as you cover some London landmarks passed on the tour as a little bonus. Some of the tour highlights are the entrances to the Leaky Cauldron and the Ministry of Magic, the inspirations for Diagon Alley and Knockturn Alley and lots more. Choose from one of four departure times when you book.

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Highlights
Family friendly
Small-group tour
Explore the local streets on a walking tour of the city
Meet your tour guide at a central location in London at your selected time. Take the most entertaining tour of the movie sights and locations that inspired the Harry Potter series. Even the most ardent fans will learn something new and if you aren’t the biggest fan of the series, you will learn surely learn something interesting about London and what turned this story into a phenomenon.

See sites such as the entrance to the Leaky Cauldron, the Clink prison, The Wobbly Bridge and St. Paul’s Cathedral from afar, The Golden Hinde, Westminster Station, (a few iconic London Landmarks), the Ministry of Magic and you will finish off by Charing Cross Road, where you will see the inspiration for Diagon and Knocturn Alley!

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23/05/2017 |

The Stanwell Hotel – Stay Near London Heathrow Airport.

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On the eastern perimeter of Heathrow Airport, Hilton Garden Inn London Heathrow is a 4-minute walk from Hatton Cross Underground (subway) Station. The modern hotel has a 24-hour front desk and an international restaurant.

The air-conditioned rooms at Hilton Garden Inn London Heathrow each have a spacious bathroom with luxury toiletries. Rooms also feature a work desk and a flat-screen TV.

The restaurant serves a varied menu in contemporary surroundings. Guests can enjoy beverages and light snacks in the stylish bar, or try specialty coffees at Costa coffee shop.

Hilton Garden Inn London Heathrow is a 10-minute drive from the Heathrow Airport Terminals. On-site parking is available, and the hotel is served by the H9 Hotel Hoppa Bus for Terminals 1 & 3 (service in peak morning and evenings only) and H53 Hotel Hoppa Bus for Terminals 4 & 5. Hounslow center is a 15-minute bus ride away.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9 for a two-person trip.

This property is also rated for the best value in Heathrow! Guests are getting more for their money when compared to other properties in this city.

Facilities available:
– Parking
– Free WiFi
– Restaurant
– Non-Smoking Rooms
– Fitness Center
– Facilities for Disabled Guests

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18/05/2017 |

Private Tour: Alternative and Eclectic East London Walking Tour with a Local Guide: including a tour to Brick Lane and Spitalfields Market

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Get up to speed on one of London’s hottest areas, East London, on this 4-hour walking tour with private, local guide. You’ll see how Shoreditch and Hoxton have transformed from working class areas to creative hubs, explore Brick Lane and Spitalfields Market, and much, much more. Your guide will tailor the precise details of the tour to suit your personal interests, whether that’s art, fashion, design, or food, and include any particular sights you want to see.

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Highlights
Explore the local streets on a walking tour of the city
Get inside tips from a local
Led by a local guide
Flexibility to customize your itinerary to your own preferences
Private guide for a more personalized experience
As this is a personalized tour, you can start any time between 9am and 3pm. You’ll meet your guide at Spitalfields Market – arrive an hour or so early to give yourself time to explore the maze of funky stores and eateries at your own pace. Over coffee at a cafe that locals know for the best java in town, plan out your tour – or choose to follow this recommended itinerary.

After meeting your guide and getting to know them, head to Brick Lane, one of East London’s most diverse destinations, at 1:30pm. Explore vintage stores, vinyl shops, event spaces, bakeries, and more, all the while inhaling the delicious scent of the East End’s national dish: curry.

At 3pm, your guide will recommend a great local restaurant for an Indian lunch (own expense). Next, stroll down the road to Shoreditch to explore a pop-up mall in shipping containers, where artists and creative designers exhibit and sell their work in bespoke spaces. The two-storey container set-up is also home to restaurants, bars, and terraces, where you can eat, drink, and look out over the East End.

Finally, walk to Old Street and explore the Old Street and Hoxton areas, known for their vibrant nightlife. Wander down side streets to view some great street art and uncover hidden gems such as a motorcycle café nestled within the fabric of the community. This version of the tour would end at Old Street tube station around 5pm.

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16/05/2017 |

Royal London Hotel – Situated in the heart of West London.

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Royal London Hotel & Apartments is walking distance from Westfield Shopping Centre and the Olympia Exhibition Space. Free WiFi is accessible throughout.

Royal London Hotel & Apartments offers a variety of room types, with either private or shared bathroom facilities. Each room offers a TV and tea/coffee making facilities. There is also a shared lounge for guests to relax in.

Breakfast is included in the room rate. The area is blessed with a variety of shops, bars and eatery options, which are located within a 10-minute walk of the property. Central Hammersmith and the Apollo theatre and music venue are 13 minutes away by public transport.

Shepherd’s Bush Underground and Overground Stations are an 8-minute walk from the property, and from here a Tube ride to Central London takes 15 minutes. Heathrow Airport is 45 minutes from Royal London Hotel & Apartments House by public transport.

Hammersmith and Fulham is a great choice for travelers interested in parks, entertainment and museums.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 8 for a two-person trip.

This property is also rated for the best value in London! Guests are getting more for their money when compared to other properties in this city.

Facilities available:
– Free WiFi
– Family Rooms
– Non-Smoking Rooms
– Daily Housekeeping
– Grounds

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16/05/2017 |

The Stanwell Hotel – There are more repeat guests here than most other properties.

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This private boutique hotel is in the historic village of Stanwell. Just a 5-minute drive from Heathrow Airport, it has free Wi-Fi and a restaurant where guests can enjoy tapas.

Some rooms at The Stanwell Hotel lead onto a private patio or a balcony, and some are in the original Victorian house. All have a multi-channel TV, a laptop-size safe and 24-hour room service.

Zamora’s Restaurant serves specialty dishes, and has views of the patio and gardens, where you can dine outdoors in summer. The lounge bar serves food until 10 pm.

The Stanwell has free overnight parking for guests only and discounted rates for airport transportation. The hotel can provide information on bus routes and there is a regular service (Bus Route 441) to Heathrow’s Terminal 5.

This property also has one of the top-rated locations in Stanwell! Guests are happier about it compared to other properties in the area.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9 for a two-person trip.

This property is also rated for the best value in Stanwell! Guests are getting more for their money when compared to other properties in this city.

Facilities available:
– Free Parking

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11/05/2017 |

Small-Group Pink Floyd and Pop Culture Tour: visit Pink Floyd sites in Cambridge before heading to London

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See the best of ‘cool Britannia’ on a full-day tour of Pink Floyd-related sites. Formed in the 1960s, the progressive English rock band performed together for nearly three decades and, as such, the musicians’ hometowns of Cambridge and London are scattered with attractions linked to them. With an expert guide, tour Pink Floyd sites in Cambridge before heading to London to see Britannia Row studios and other hip spots like Notting Hill, Alexandra Palace and Abbey Road!

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This small-group tour is limited to 16 people, ensuring you’ll enjoy a personalized experience.
Highlights
Small-group tour by minibus
Informative, friendly and professional guide
Instant Confirmation
Meet your expert guide and set off to the historic city of Cambridge, just over an hour away from London and the hometown of Pink Floyd. From the comfort of your luxury minivan, see the early homes of band members David Gilmour, Roger Waters and Syd Barrett before they ‘made it big’ in London. Pass numerous gig sites while your guide gives you the lowdown on the cutting-edge band’s early days.

On a walking tour of Cambridge, stroll along the city’s cobbled streets, admiring the elegantly traditional architecture around the city center. Your guide will talk about the character of this quintessentially British city, renowned for its prestigious university and river punting.

Stop outside Cambridge University, and explore inside at your own expense if you wish. Alternatively, explore more of the city on your own, perhaps grabbing lunch at one of the local restaurants (own expense).

Travel back to London for the afternoon to see some more Pink Floyd sites, as well as a few other pop culture locations. Head straight to colorful Notting Hill , a lively corner of west London that epitomizes everything cool about the capital, with bohemian shops, expensive homes and fashionable markets. See the Tabernacle building where Pink Floyd played gigs in the 1990s, and see sights from Notting Hill, the hit movie starring Hugh Grant.

Venture northeast to Islington, one of London’s trendiest neighborhoods, to see Pink Floyd’s Britannia Row studios, and then head west to Abbey Rad to stop outside the Beatles’ former recording studios. Have a go at re-creating their famous Abbey Road album cover by walking across the street’s zebra crossing.

The last site of your day is 18th-century Alexandra Palace, another gig site of Pink Floyd, affectionately known to locals as ‘Ally Pally.’ Built on top of a hill in Alexandra Park, the palace boasts the some of the best city views that only an insider would know! Walk around the park and enjoy the spectacular views before returning to central London.

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11/05/2017 |

Holiday Inn London – Less than 1.6 km from Heathrow Airport

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Conveniently located, the Holiday Inn London-Heathrow M4, Jct.4 is a contemporary hotel just off the M4 highway at Junction 4. Less than 1.6 km from Heathrow Airport, it provides long-term parking. Departing every 20 minutes, terminals 1, 2, and 3 are just a 15 minutes away by Hoppa shuttle bus.

Guests have a choice of bars and restaurants in the hotel, including Callaghans Irish Bar, The Lounge Bar, Rotisserie, and Sampans Restaurant, serving cuisine with an Asian influence.

Spirit Gym is a contemporary health and fitness center on site for guests to make complimentary use of, with a range of modern gym equipment.

Close to Stockley Business Park, the Holiday Inn London-Heathrow M4, Jct.4 is perfect for airport use or an ideal base to explore central London.

There is satellite TV in all of the spacious, contemporary rooms with private bathrooms and high-speed internet access is available.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 8 for a two-person trip.

This property is also rated for the best value in Heathrow! Guests are getting more for their money when compared to other properties in this city.

Facilities available:
– Parking
– Free WiFi
– Non-Smoking Rooms
– Restaurant
– Fitness Center
– Room Service

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09/05/2017 |

Downton Abbey Tour Including Lunch at a stunning old world British pub and Highclere Castle Tickets from London

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Explore the Grantham Family home, Highclere Castle in this 7-hour guided tour on a luxury coach, before having lunch in Downton Village and continuing to Bampton. Admission tickets are included. Following a pick up from a meeting point in central London by the beautiful Thames, and taken on an entertainment filled trip through stunning Oxfordshire. The maximum tour group size is 23.

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Highlights
Lunch included
All entrance fees included
Led by a local guide
Begin your Abbey adventure in London and take a luxury coach to the beautiful and quaint Oxfordshire Cotswolds, to see key filming sites of Downton Abbey.

You’ll of course be visiting the Grantham Family home, Highclere Castle. You’ll have ample time to venture around the grounds and the castle too and enjoy free time for those that wish to experience the Egyptology exhibit too:

Pick up at 9am by the thames in a luxury 24 seater coach
Short trip to Highclere castle, with quizzes as you go, and Downton Abbey Bloopers on the coach TV
Explore the grounds and castle of Highclere at 10:30am
12:30pm pick up from Highclere castles and short trip to Bampton
1:15pm tour through Bampton village, the home of “Downton Village”
1:45pm lunch at a stunning old world British pub, hot meal included in the price
2:15pm you’re given time to explore the village and get some great photo opportunities
3:45pm Pick up from Bampton village for a further quiz and games on the coach
5:30pm arrive back at Victoria Embankment.

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09/05/2017 |

Private Southend’s Seaside Delights Day Trip from London: including lunch at the Southend Cliff Gardens

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Enjoy a classic English seaside destination with the people who are closest to you on this private 9-hour trip to Southend-on-Sea. Choose from historic attractions like medieval Prittlewell Priory and Southend Pier, the longest pleasure pier in the world, or contemporary sights like the Adventure Island theme park or Sea Life Adventure aquarium: lunch and entrance fees are at your own expense.

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Highlights
Enjoy a day away from the hustle and bustle of the city
Private tour is operated with just your party and a guide/driver
Family friendly
Free hotel pickup and drop-off included
Free snacks included
Your personal driver will collect you from your central London hotel at 9:30am in private climate-controled vehicle. It’s generally around a 90-minute drive to Southend-on-Sea, through the pretty English countryside around the Thames Estuary.

On arrival, you’ll start with lunch by the scenic Southend Cliff Gardens, manicured landscaped gardens with stunning views across the broad sweep of the Thames Estuary and the English Channel. Next, you might wish to explore some highlights of Southend’s history, such as medieval Prittlewell Priory or Southchurch Hall, or the Central Museum, which tells the story of the natural and human history of the county of Essex.

No trip to Southend would be complete without a stroll on the sandy beach. Don’t miss Southend Pier: at 1.34 miles (2.1 kilometers), it’s the longest pleasure pier in the world. Savor classic British seaside snacks like rock candy, fish and chips, and candyfloss as you relax on the sand, watch the children building sandcastles, or visit a traditional seaside arcade.

Should you wish, you might also want to check out some of Southend’s more contemporary attractions. Adventure Island offers thrilling rides such as Vortex and Dragon’s Claw, as well as classic seaside fare like a big wheel and crazy golf. The Sea Life Adventure aquarium includes exhibits of rays, turtles, and crocodiles.

You’ll leave between 4:30pm and 5pm, arriving back at your hotel around 6:30pm.

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03/05/2017 |
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