Summertime in London sizzles with events and activities including Europe’s biggest street party, musical festivals, and an alfresco summer feast. This summer, America’s favourite pastime comes to London – Baseball! – plus the weather is perfect (not too hot and certainly not cold) for sunset strolls along the Thames or quiet moment of zen in any of the city’s parks.
Giles Jams Summer Series
Monthly (June – October 2019)
St Giles Hotels, as part of its Hotels With Heart Charitable Foundation, is a proud partner of The Bloomsbury Festival’s New Wave programme and is providing a supportive and welcoming space for young, emerging artists to showcase their musical talents during its Giles Jams Summer Series at the St Giles London hotel, located in the heart of Bloomsbury.
The monthly series is held in the guest lounge and is an opportunity to get a taste of what’s to come during Bloomsbury Festival 2019. Grab a cocktail from St Giles’ Sage & Chilli Restaurant and relax to the live musical sounds of these bright new talents from Bloomsbury.
17 July 2019 – Guitarist, James Clarke and double bass player, Tom Bartlett
The Hotels with Heart Charitable Foundation lies at the core of the St Giles Hotels Group’s culture and values with a commitment to positively impact the vulnerable, especially the youth, in each St Giles community
Get On Your Feet at the London Coliseum
Until 31 August, 2019
This summer, the smashed hit Broadway musical, On Your Feet, comes to the London Coliseum from 14 June – 31 August. This uplifting musical tells the Gloria and Emilio Estefan life story and feature many of Gloria’s popular hits.
Roam the Halls of Buckingham Palace
22 July – 29 September 2019
When the Queen’s away the visitors will play! Buckingham Palace opens its royal doors for public tours from 22 July to 29 September. The state rooms at the Palace will be opened, displaying many Royal treasures. Click for more details!
Summer Streets on Regent Street
Every Sunday in July, Regent Street goes traffic-free for the popular Summer Street series. Highly recommended by our Marketing Coordinator – Eve, there is a happiness in the air as the usually crowded, hectic streets are transformed to a place of relaxation and fun with a festival like atmosphere. Plus there are lots of deals in the shops and of course, yummy food! Click for more details!
Delight in London’s Little Venice
As the name indicates, Little Venice is London’s picturesque’s version of the famous Italian city and an oasis of tranquility in the city. Cafes and pubs lined the canal and beautiful mansions provide a nice backdrop. Craig, our Head Concierge at St Giles London hotel highly recommends enjoying a relaxing boat ride from Little Venice to Camden Lock or a moment of zen in the nearby Rembrandt Gardens. Click to learn more about Little Venice.
Explore the World’s Oldest and Largest Occupied Castle – Windsor Castle
Rumoured to be Queen Elizabeth’s favourite, Windsor Castle holds so many treasures and memories for the Royal family dating from William the Conqueror in the 11th century. For what’s happening at Windsor Castle this summer, please click the following link: Summer Happenings at Windsor Castle.
Dance in the Streets at Notting Hill Carnival
The ultimate street party, Notting Hill carnival is a Caribbean party in London with the colours, music and flavour of the Caribbean fused with London’s energy! A perfectly exciting end to Summer days in London. Come dance in the streets this August! For more details click here.
Our hotels in London are conveniently located near many of the top fun places and activities in London! Enjoy savings off our best available rate – up to 50% OFF at St Giles London Hotel in Central London and up to 25% OFF at St Giles Heathrow Hotel in Hounslow, London