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Any destination guide to London will centre its most glamorous chapter on things to do in Mayfair. The central location of The May Fair became the home of London’s aristocracy following the Great Fire of 1666 and dukes’ former grand mansions and parks now form the basis of one of London’s most celebrated and elegant quarters.

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The May Fair Hotel, London

The May Fair Hotel, Stratton Street, Mayfair, London, W1J 8LT

Three UK flags raised at The May Fair Hotel London

Fenwick

63 New Bond Street W1S 1RQ England United Kingdom

Fortnum & Mason

181 Piccadilly W1A 1ER England United Kingdom

Liberty

Regent Street W1B 5AH England United Kingdom

Harrods

87-135 Brompton Road SW1X 7XL England United Kingdom

Selfridges

400 Oxford Street W1C 1JS England United Kingdom

Browns

39 Brook Street W1K 4JE England United Kingdom

Matches

3A Carlos Place W1K 3AN England United Kingdom

Stella McCartney

23 Old Bond Street W1S 4PZ England United Kingdom

Christian Louboutin

17 Mount Street W1K 2RJ England United Kingdom

Victoria Beckham

36 Dover Street W1S 4NH England United Kingdom

Nicholas Kirkwood

Mount Street England United Kingdom

Browns

39 Brook Street W1K 4JE England United Kingdom

Savile Row

Savile Row W1S England United Kingdom

George Cleverley

28 Old Bond Street W1S 4SL England United Kingdom

Rachel Trevor Morgan Millinery

20 Crown Passage SW1Y 6PP England United Kingdom

Alex Monroe

33 Floral Street WC2E 9DJ England United Kingdom

Monica Vinader

71-72 Duke of York Square SW3 4LY England United Kingdom

Jooal

32 Berkeley Street W1J 8EL England United Kingdom

Front view of Burlington Arcade near The May Fair Hotel London

Burlington Arcade

51 Piccadilly W1J 0QJ England United Kingdom

Shopping complex on Bond Street near The May Fair Hotel London

Bond Street

Bond Street E15 England United Kingdom

Geo F Trumper

9 Curzon Street W1J 5HQ England United Kingdom

Daniel Galvin

58-60 George Street W1U 7ET England United Kingdom

Dover Street Market

18-22 Haymarket SW1Y 4DG England United Kingdom

Portobello Road Market in Notting Hill

Portobello Road W10 5XL England United Kingdom

Oxford Street

Oxford Street England United Kingdom

Kings Road Chelsea

King's Road England United Kingdom

Chiltren Firehouse

1 Chiltern Street W1U 7PA England United Kingdom

Mr Foogs

58 Saint Martin's Lane WC2N 4EA England United Kingdom

Sketch

9 Conduit Street W1S 2XG England United Kingdom

Randall & Aubin

16 Brewer Street W1F 0SG England United Kingdom

Duke of York Square Market

80 Duke of York Square, London SW3 4LY, UK SW3 4LY England United Kingdom

London Borough Market

8 Southwark Street SE1 1TL England United Kingdom

Pimlico

Pimlico, London, UK England United Kingdom

Scoff & Banter Kensington

68-86 Cromwell Road SW7 5BT England United Kingdom

Fortnum and Mason

181 Piccadilly W1A 1ER England United Kingdom

The Guinea Grill

30 Bruton Place W1J 6NL England United Kingdom

Sea Shell of Lisson Grove

49-51 Lisson Grove NW1 6UH England United Kingdom

Lamb & Flag

24 James Street W1U 1EL England United Kingdom

Punchbowl

41 Farm Street W1J 5RP England United Kingdom

Lola's Cupcakes

14-18 Neal Street WC2H 9LY England United Kingdom

La Fromagerie

2-6 Moxon Street W1U 4EW England United Kingdom

Nobu

19 Old Park Lane W1K 1LB England United Kingdom

Zuma

5 Raphael Street SW7 1DL England United Kingdom

Le Caprice

20 Arlington Street SW1A 1RJ England United Kingdom

Sotheby's

34-35 New Bond Street W1A 2AA England United Kingdom

Christie's

8 King Street SW1Y 6QT England United Kingdom

Bonhams

101 New Bond Street W1S 1SR England United Kingdom

Banksy

24-26 Oval Road NW1 7BJ England United Kingdom

Statue of Eros

Piccadilly Circus W1J 9HS England United Kingdom

Giant Horse Statue

Tyburn Way W2 2ET England United Kingdom

Alfie’s Antique Market

13 - 25 Church Street NW8 8DT England United Kingdom

Portobello Road Antique Market

141-149 Portobello Road W11 2DY England United Kingdom

Tate Britain

Millbank SW1P 4RG England United Kingdom

The V&A

Cromwell Road SW7 2RL England United Kingdom

The Royal Academy

Piccadilly W1J 0BD England United Kingdom

The Mayor Gallery

21 Cork Street W1S 3LZ England United Kingdom

The John Martin Gallery

38 Albemarle Street W1S 4JG England United Kingdom

BFI London Film Festival

Saint Paul's Churchyard EC4M 8AD England United Kingdom

Raindance Film Festival

61-63 Shaftesbury Avenue W1D 6LQ England United Kingdom

Film4 Summer Screen

Strand WC2R 1LA England United Kingdom

Somerset House

Somerset House, London WC2R 0RN, UK WC2R 0RN England United Kingdom

The Scoop

The Scoop at More, London SE1 2AA, UK SE1 2AA England United Kingdom

London Premieres

London, UK London United Kingdom

Prince Charles Cinema

7 Leicester Place WC2H 7BY England United Kingdom

BFI Imax 3D

1 Charlie Chaplin Walk, Waterloo SE1 8XR, UK SE1 8XR England United Kingdom

Curzon Cinema

99 Shaftesbury Avenue W1D 5DY England United Kingdom

London Coliseum

Saint Martin's Lane WC2N 4ES England United Kingdom

The Royal Albert Hall

Kensington Gore SW7 2AP England United Kingdom

The Royal Opera House

36 Bow Street WC2E 7AU England United Kingdom

Oprera Holland Park

Ilchester Place W8 6LU England United Kingdom

Kew The Music

Queen's Road TW10 6HW England United Kingdom

Wireless

77 Chippenham Road W9 2AB England United Kingdom

South West Four Weekender

Windmill Drive SW4 9DE England United Kingdom

Maddox

3-5 Mill Street W1S 2AU England United Kingdom

Annabel’s

46 Berkeley Square W1J 5AT England United Kingdom

Mahika

1 Dover Street W1S 4LD England United Kingdom

Boisdale of Belgravia

15 Eccleston Street SW1W 9LX England United Kingdom

Dublin Castle

94 Parkway NW1 7AN England United Kingdom

Hammersmith Apollo

45 Queen Caroline Street W6 9QH England United Kingdom

The O2 Arena

Peninsula Square SE10 0DX England United Kingdom

Wembley Arena

Engineers Way HA9 0AA England United Kingdom

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Three UK flags raised at The May Fair Hotel London

Fenwick

63 New Bond Street W1S 1RQ England United Kingdom

Fenwick of Bond Street department store was opened in 1891 and has ever since been a popular destination for those seeking fashion, beauty and designer labels on one of London's most fashionable streets.

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Fortnum & Mason

181 Piccadilly W1A 1ER England United Kingdom

First opened in 1707, Fortnum & Mason on Piccadilly is a beautifully presented luxury department store selling teas, coffees, sweets and hampers. Perfect for Christmas shopping and afternoon tea trips. Visit Fortnum & Mason.

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Liberty

Regent Street W1B 5AH England United Kingdom

On Great Marlborough Street, just behind famous Regent Street, sits the mock-tudor department store called Liberty London, home to luxury clothing, accessories, haberdashery and perfumes. Visit Liberty London today. 

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Harrods

87-135 Brompton Road SW1X 7XL England United Kingdom

Grand, luxurious and quintessentially British, Harrods has remained London's premier retail outlet for over 155 years. From the moment you enter, you can feel the wow factor. Floor upon floor of the world's best, Harrods is in a class of its own in exclusive Knightsbridge.

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Selfridges

400 Oxford Street W1C 1JS England United Kingdom

Selfridges is one of the world's finest department stores and dominates the west end of Oxford Street. A contemporary store that includes products from high end designer to the high street's most fashionable brands, Selfridges offers a broad selection of fashion options making it a fantastic store for everyone.

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Browns

39 Brook Street W1K 4JE England United Kingdom

Opened in 1970 by Joan Burstein with husband Sidney, Browns has grown quickly and become one of London's best known fashion destinations, with clothing and accessorires from the world's top designers on South Moulton Street near Bond Street station.

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Matches

3A Carlos Place W1K 3AN England United Kingdom

Matches in desirable Marylebone, offer the latest designer fashion from over 400 designer brands including Alexander McQueen, Isabel Marant and Balenciaga to name a few.

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Stella McCartney

23 Old Bond Street W1S 4PZ England United Kingdom

A Central Saint Martins graduate in 1995, the English fashion designer Stella McCartney's (OBE) collections include women’s ready-to-wear, accessories, lingerie, eyewear, fragrance and kidswear. Visit her Mayfair store in Bruton Street.

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Christian Louboutin

17 Mount Street W1K 2RJ England United Kingdom

Born in 1964, Christian Louboutin is a French shoe designer, famed for his exquisitely designed footwear with their trademark red-lacquered soles. Take a trip to his exclusive Mount Street store in Mayfair to discover shoe heaven.

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Victoria Beckham

36 Dover Street W1S 4NH England United Kingdom

Victoria Beckham's boutique flagship store opened in 2014, opposite Dover Street Market and around the corner from The May Fair Hotel. Uncover top fashion including dresses, accessories, eyewear and denim in this stunning store.

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Nicholas Kirkwood

Mount Street England United Kingdom

A British graduate from Central Saint Martins and Cordwainers, Nicholas Kirkwood launched his shoe collection in 2005. Visit his elegant store on Mount Street, just a short walk from The May Fair Hotel.

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Browns

39 Brook Street W1K 4JE England United Kingdom

One of London’s most valued fashion landmarks, Browns continues to offer pieces that have been individually handpicked from the world’s top designers. They offer a special personal service and the ultimate shopping experience for clothing and accessories for men and women.

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Savile Row

Savile Row W1S England United Kingdom

Situated in the heart of Mayfair, Savile Row is famous for its traditional mens' bespoke tailoring. Known to have the best tailors in town, Savile Row was a favourite to Winston Churchill, Lord Nelson and many more.

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George Cleverley

28 Old Bond Street W1S 4SL England United Kingdom

Popular to an elite crowd, George Cleverley has an impressive list of clients ranging from Royals to State Heads to fashion designers. With a range of beautiful shoes tailored to your every need, this is the ultimate London shoe shopping experience.

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Rachel Trevor Morgan Millinery

20 Crown Passage SW1Y 6PP England United Kingdom

Offering a personalised service to each customer with the majority of their hats made-to-measure, Rachel Trevor Morgan Millinery's aims to provide you with the perfect hat or headpiece, whatever the occasion may be.

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Alex Monroe

33 Floral Street WC2E 9DJ England United Kingdom

Discover British Jewellery Designer Alex Monroe, creator of organic, nature inspired jewellery at Liberty in trendy Soho's Great Marlborough Street.

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Monica Vinader

71-72 Duke of York Square SW3 4LY England United Kingdom

Splash out on contemporary jewellery from celebrity favourite, Monica Vinader, in the exclusive Bond Street area of London.

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Jooal

32 Berkeley Street W1J 8EL England United Kingdom

Situated on The May Fair Hotel's doorstep, it would be rude not to pop into Jooal. Famous for its beautiful collection of rare coloured gemstones, originally available in the Harrods Fine Jewellery Room, Jooal has a very impressive client list including Royals around the globe, politicians and actresses. Renowned for their signature stone Tanzanite, Jooal jewellery is simply stunning.

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Front view of Burlington Arcade near The May Fair Hotel London

Burlington Arcade

51 Piccadilly W1J 0QJ England United Kingdom

If it’s a vintage Patek Philippe watch that you're looking for or perhaps fun cocktail rings, Burlington Arcade will have it. Opened in 1819, making it Britain’s very first shopping Arcade, it has an amazing collection of watches and jewellery waiting to be discovered.

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Shopping complex on Bond Street near The May Fair Hotel London

Bond Street

Bond Street E15 England United Kingdom

Only a few minutes’ walk away from The May Fair Hotel, Bond street is home to the world's best jewellers. Known as a playground to society’s wealthiest and most stylish people, Bond Street epitomises luxury. When travelling from Old Bond Street to New Bond Street, you'll pass shops stores including De Beers, Bulgari, Cartier, Chopard, Tiffany &Co and Harry Winston.

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Geo F Trumper

9 Curzon Street W1J 5HQ England United Kingdom

Used by the Royals, Geo F Trumper is famous for being the finest traditional gentlemen's barber in London. With services such as facials, moustache and beard trimming, hair cutting, manicures and pedicures, this establishment ticks all the boxes for male pampering.

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Daniel Galvin

58-60 George Street W1U 7ET England United Kingdom

Known as the hairdresser to the stars, if you'd like some pampering, book well ahead for your appointment in London's George Street. Madonna and the Princess of Wales have been clients of Daniel Galvin, along with numerous Hollywood A listers.

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Dover Street Market

18-22 Haymarket SW1Y 4DG England United Kingdom

A fantastic 6-storey space in trendy Mayfair, browse and try on designer clothing from labels including Lanvin and Givenchy at Dover Street Market. Finish off your visit with a trip to the top floor Rose Bakery.

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Portobello Road Market in Notting Hill

Portobello Road W10 5XL England United Kingdom

Running through the heart of trendy Notting Hill is Portobello Market, where you’ll find many fashionable people rummaging through the market stalls trying to find great vintage and one-off items. To experience the authentic market buzz, go on a Saturday.

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Oxford Street

Oxford Street England United Kingdom

Oxford Street is one of London’s most popular and busiest streets when it comes to shopping around Mayfair. With something for everyone, you can’t go wrong when shopping here. With everything from high end department stores such as Selfridges, John Lewis and House of Fraser, to Marks & Spencer, Gap, Zara, Top Shop, H&M and Primark.

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Kings Road Chelsea

King's Road England United Kingdom

A favourite amongst Londoners and tourists alike, the Kings Road in Chelsea is a great place to shop with high street stores, Peter Jones department store, independent boutiques, a Saturday food market and numerous cafes and restaurants.

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Chiltren Firehouse

1 Chiltern Street W1U 7PA England United Kingdom

A favourite among the rich and famous, Chiltern Firehouse in majestic Marylebone celebrates contemporary, ingredient-focused cooking, with an underlying American accent produced by Michelin-starred chef Nuno Mendes.

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Mr Foogs

58 Saint Martin's Lane WC2N 4EA England United Kingdom

Cocktail bar and old-world charm, styled in the period when Phileas Fogg set off around the world, Mr Foggs feels like another world in Bruton Street, Mayfair.

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Sketch

9 Conduit Street W1S 2XG England United Kingdom

Sketch is known to be a very chic and stylish eatery - certainly the place to be seen in. You can start your night with a few cocktails at the trendy bar and go on to enjoy a great meal in the quirky décor and fun atmosphere of the restaurant.

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Randall & Aubin

16 Brewer Street W1F 0SG England United Kingdom

Located in the heart of Soho, Randall & Aubin is the place to go for a great evening out. As well as having a great atmosphere, the food is simply delicious. With a great menu offering top seafood dishes such as whole dressed crab and classics including sirloin steak, it certainly makes the queuing for a table policy well worth it.

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Duke of York Square Market

80 Duke of York Square, London SW3 4LY, UK SW3 4LY England United Kingdom

Every Saturday in Chelsea from 10am - 4pm, our open-air Fine Food market offers artisanal and locally produced meat, game, fish, bread, cakes, cup-cakes and much more at the Duke of York Square Market on the Kings Road.

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London Borough Market

8 Southwark Street SE1 1TL England United Kingdom

London's most renowned food market, Borough Market is a provider of exceptional British and international produce located in London Bridge, under the railway lines. Open from Thursday to Saturday, Borough market's amazing food and atmosphere make it an experience you will not forget.

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Pimlico

Pimlico, London, UK England United Kingdom

Based near Sloane Square and only open on Saturdays, Pimlico Road Farmers' Market is a regular for many famous chefs and celebrities to buy their organic produce. As you stroll around, the friendly stall owners offer free samples and advice which enhances the experience.

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Scoff & Banter Kensington

68-86 Cromwell Road SW7 5BT England United Kingdom

Scoff & Banter Kensington serves great British food in the beautiful old Vanderbilt family mansion on the Cromwell Road. The perfect West London dining experience, just moments away from some of London's best museums and shops.

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Fortnum and Mason

181 Piccadilly W1A 1ER England United Kingdom

Quintessentially English, a favourite of the Royals and one of the most famous and oldest stores in London, Fortnum and Mason are renowned purveyors of fine foods, hampers, teas and wine. With its fantastic interiors, Fortnum's is a must-see store and an excellent place to buy beautifully wrapped gifts for all the family.

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The Guinea Grill

30 Bruton Place W1J 6NL England United Kingdom

The Guinea restaurant and private dining room is housed in one of London’s oldest pubs. Established in 1423, The Guinea is a traditional English pub in the heart of Mayfair. Serving some of the best steak in London, fresh fish, seafood, English lamb and their famous pies, it's a great place to eat for a truly British experience.

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Sea Shell of Lisson Grove

49-51 Lisson Grove NW1 6UH England United Kingdom

You can't get more British than fish and chips. The Sea Shell has gained a great reputation with stars and celebrities alike and is located close to some of London's most famous landmarks, including Madame Tussauds, The Planetarium, Lords Cricket Ground, Abbey Road and Regents Park Zoo.

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Lamb & Flag

24 James Street W1U 1EL England United Kingdom

Situated in Covent Garden, The Lamb & Flag is a cosy pub, full of character. Well known for its selection of whiskies and ale, if you fancy going to a typically British pub with a good atmosphere, this is the place to go.

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Punchbowl

41 Farm Street W1J 5RP England United Kingdom

Owned by the famous Guy Ritchie, the Punchbowl is known to have an impressive A-list clientele, ranging from Prince Harry to Justin Timberlake. Located in Mayfair, if you're looking for a charming, old fashioned, yet busy pub, this is the place for you.

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Lola's Cupcakes

14-18 Neal Street WC2H 9LY England United Kingdom

If you have a sweet tooth, this is the place for you! Lola's aspiration goal of ‘handcrafting the best cupcakes that you have ever tasted', comes true when you taste one. Situated just behind The May Fair Hotel, a visit to Lola's is unavoidable.

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La Fromagerie

2-6 Moxon Street W1U 4EW England United Kingdom

The perfect place to satisfy your cheese addiction, La Fromagerie enjoys the reputation of being one of the best cheese shops in England. As well as the shop there is also a café where you can enjoy dishes such as Escargots L'Anglais, Croque Monsieur, charcuterie plates and, of course, the La Fromagerie Cheese Plate.

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Nobu

19 Old Park Lane W1K 1LB England United Kingdom

Nobu is arguably the most famous Japanese restaurant in the world. With clients ranging from film stars and models to rock stars and politicians, book well in advance. The May Fair Hotel is perfectly located just opposite Nobu Berkley and a five minute walk from the original Park Lane Nobu.

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Zuma

5 Raphael Street SW7 1DL England United Kingdom

Situated in Knightsbridge, Zuma offers a sophisticated twist on the traditional Japanese izakaya style of informal eating and drinking. With consistently delicious food, Zuma continues to maintain an excellent reputation and never fails to have a great atmosphere.

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Le Caprice

20 Arlington Street SW1A 1RJ England United Kingdom

Famed for its A-list clientele, ranging from royals and designers to actors and musicians, Le Caprice is one of the capital's finest dining establishments. The food and service never disappoint. Reservations well in advance are advisable.

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Sotheby's

34-35 New Bond Street W1A 2AA England United Kingdom

Located on New Bond Street, Sotheby's has become a destination for connoisseurs of art and collectors. Sales range from furniture, to Picasso, to porcelain, to old master paintings and so on. The first auction house to do sales through the internet, and recent record sales in modern and contemporary art, Sotheby's caters for everyone.

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Christie's

8 King Street SW1Y 6QT England United Kingdom

Famous for its expertise, extraordinary art and its supreme service, Christie's is recognised worldwide as one of the world's leading auction houses. Opened in 1766, it offers over 400 sales a year in a wide range of categories including fine and decorative arts, jewellery, photographs, collectables, wine and more.

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Bonhams

101 New Bond Street W1S 1SR England United Kingdom

With its flagship London sale room situated in New Bond Street, Bonhams boasts that buyers that will only find antiques and fine art of the highest quality with them. All Bonham's specialists are based in New Bond Street and are available to give advice and auction estimates. As you can imagine, they are usually very busy, so an appointment is advisable!

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Banksy

24-26 Oval Road NW1 7BJ England United Kingdom

Popping up on random walls around London, guerrilla artist Banksy has taken London by storm with his great presence of street art. With some of his art targeted at making hard-hitting political points and other craftsmanship that is just seen as quirky and amusing, Bansksy's work is well worth seeing.

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Statue of Eros

Piccadilly Circus W1J 9HS England United Kingdom

In the heart of Piccadilly Circus sits the famous Eros statue, a popular landmark many tourists choose to take their photographs next to. Contrary to what many may believe, the Eros statue is in fact not the Greek god of love but a memorial to the Earl of Shaftesbury, a philanthropist who did much good in the area.

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Giant Horse Statue

Tyburn Way W2 2ET England United Kingdom

Located in Marble Arch, this must-see statue is of a 27ft-high horse head, sculpted by Nic Fiddian-Green. Originally placed as part of a revamp to London's Marble Arch, the statue known as 'The Giant Horse' is a favourite to many.

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Alfie’s Antique Market

13 - 25 Church Street NW8 8DT England United Kingdom

Appealing to many serious collectors, celebrities and interior designers, Alfie's Market is a unique indoor market with a bohemian chic atmosphere, adding to its appeal. People from around the world make a point of visiting when trying to find beautiful and unusual pieces.

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Portobello Road Antique Market

141-149 Portobello Road W11 2DY England United Kingdom

Known as the largest antique market in London, Portobello Road Market in West London has a great buzz and feel to it. Running almost the length of trendy Notting Hill from south to north, Saturday is the best day to visit the market, as over 1,00 sellers will be showing off their wares.

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Tate Britain

Millbank SW1P 4RG England United Kingdom

Opened in 1897 and the oldest gallery in the Tate network of galleries in England, the contemporary displays at Tate Britain present some of the famous names of British art and showcase works by emerging British artists. It's a stunning building situated on Millbank overlooking the River Thames.

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The V&A

Cromwell Road SW7 2RL England United Kingdom

The Victoria and Albert Museum is the world's largest museum of decorative arts and design, housing a permanent collection of over 4.5 million objects. Founded in 1852, it's located in South Kensington and has recently shown exhibitons from designers including Alexander McQueen.

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The Royal Academy

Piccadilly W1J 0BD England United Kingdom

The Royal Academy of Arts on Piccadilly continues to fulfil its founders' aims by mounting a continuous programme of internationally acclaimed loan exhibitions, supported by extensive education programmes, seminars and debates. The Main Galleries and The Sackler Wing of Galleries host a variety of major exhibitions from all periods and art forms.

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The Mayor Gallery

21 Cork Street W1S 3LZ England United Kingdom

Known as the first gallery in Cork Street, The Mayor Gallery is London's foremost gallery for Dada and Surrealism. Also showing works of leading American pop artists alongside European Nouveau Realism, this gallery is well worth a visit.

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The John Martin Gallery

38 Albemarle Street W1S 4JG England United Kingdom

Specialising in contemporary and 20th century art from both Britain and Ireland, The John Martin Gallery is definitely worth a visit. Based in Mayfair, the gallery is only minutes away from our hotel in Albemarle Street.

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BFI London Film Festival

Saint Paul's Churchyard EC4M 8AD England United Kingdom

The largest film festival in London is organised by the British Film Institute every October time. The annual festival showcases the best in cinema from both British and international filmmakers, screening over 300 films and shorts from around the world. Visit the http://www.bfi.org.uk/lff to find out more.

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Raindance Film Festival

61-63 Shaftesbury Avenue W1D 6LQ England United Kingdom

Dedicated to filmmakers, the 10-day Randance Film Festival supports independent film. Many of the movies shown in the two week festival are from first-time directors and takes place in central London during September - October every year. Visit the Raindance Film Festival website for more information.

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Film4 Summer Screen

Strand WC2R 1LA England United Kingdom

Every August, the magnificent courtyard at Somerset House hosts outdoor film screenings. On a perfect summer's day, what better way to relax and enjoy your favourite film than in the beautiful surroundings set back from the River Thames? Tickets sell out fast, so visit the Fim4 Summer Screen website to book.

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Somerset House

Somerset House, London WC2R 0RN, UK WC2R 0RN England United Kingdom

Each summer, The Edmond J. Safra Fountain Court hosts London's most beautiful open-air cinema; Film4 Summer Screen. A highlight of the city's summer calendar, the series features a range of films, all showing on a state-of-the-art screen with full surround sound. Find out more here.

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The Scoop

The Scoop at More, London SE1 2AA, UK SE1 2AA England United Kingdom

The Scoop at More London is an outdoor sunken amphitheatre with seating for 800. Throughout the summer months it regularly hosts a variety of free events, from films, music and theatre to local community events and activities. The Scoop at More London is open to everyone and is located close to the iconic Tower Bridge.

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London Premieres

London, UK London United Kingdom

With thousands of premieres every year and major celebrities walking the red carpet across the capital, London is one of the most important cities for film around the world. Read more about upcoming films and premieres at premierescene.net.

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Prince Charles Cinema

7 Leicester Place WC2H 7BY England United Kingdom

Situated in Leicester Square, Prince Charles Cinema is known for being London's best value cinema. As well as playing recent blockbusters, the cinema also has specialist screenings including sing-along-nights, where audience participation is strongly encouraged. A great night out for all.

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BFI Imax 3D

1 Charlie Chaplin Walk, Waterloo SE1 8XR, UK SE1 8XR England United Kingdom

With screen sizes over 20 metres high, 26 metres wide and a top notch sound system, watching a film at the BFI Imax 3D cinema is a unique experience. You literally feel like you are 'in the picture'. If you are a film enthusiast, visit the BFI Imax for more information and to book tickets.

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Curzon Cinema

99 Shaftesbury Avenue W1D 5DY England United Kingdom

A two-screen arthouse cinema with two Royal Boxes, the Curzon Mayfair is located in arguably the capital's most desirable district. Over 80 years old, the cinema has a rich cinematic history and a loyal base of film devotees.

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London Coliseum

Saint Martin's Lane WC2N 4ES England United Kingdom

The London Coliseum is home to The English National Opera. A beautiful opera house, a stone's throw from Covent Garden, the venue hosts some of the biggest names in opera and ballet. Learn more about historical venue opened in 1904 and buy tickets. 

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The Royal Albert Hall

Kensington Gore SW7 2AP England United Kingdom

A stunning music and entertainment venue in leafy South Kensington, opposite Hyde Park, the Royal Albert Hall is best known for hosting the annual Proms concerts every summer. Find out more and book tickets now.

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The Royal Opera House

36 Bow Street WC2E 7AU England United Kingdom

Home of the Royal Opera and the Royal Ballet, The Royal Opera House is a world-famous spectacular theatre in Covent Garden. Book tickets to one of its popular performances to truly understand how magnificent this venue is and enjoy a glass of champagne in the Paul Hamlyn Hall Champagne Bar beforehand.

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Oprera Holland Park

Ilchester Place W8 6LU England United Kingdom

Listen to beautiful opera in a stunning setting. With a programme of easy listening classic operas to more serious works, it’s a perfect way to spend a summer evening outdoors in leafy Holland Park. Take along a picnic for the interval or book ahead for fine dining options organised by Opera Holland Park. 

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Kew The Music

Queen's Road TW10 6HW England United Kingdom

A series of outdoor picnic concerts in the stunning Kew Gardens, enjoy a mixture of music from different genres and theatrical performances at the Kew The Music in Surrey. Artists have included UB40, Jools Holland and Paloma Faith, to name a few.

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Wireless

77 Chippenham Road W9 2AB England United Kingdom

Wireless Festival is one of the most popular of London's summer festivals, with headling acts such as Jay Z, Pink, Missy Elliott and many more. Tickets sell fast, so be sure to book ahead.

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South West Four Weekender

Windmill Drive SW4 9DE England United Kingdom

The South West Four Weekender has now expanded to a two-day event held in trendy Clapham Common. Headlined by some of the biggest names in the music industry, this festival is a great way to spend your August Bank Holiday weekend!

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Maddox

3-5 Mill Street W1S 2AU England United Kingdom

Located in the heart of Mayfair, Maddox is a very exclusive private members club. Known to have the best DJs in town and award winning staff, Maddox is a favourite to many 'A' list celebrities.

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Annabel’s

46 Berkeley Square W1J 5AT England United Kingdom

Located in Berkley Square, very close to The May Fair Hotel, sits the famous Annabel’s private members’ club. Boasting a guest list of high profile visitors, including royalty - Princess Anne as well as the Queen herself. Frank Sinatra, Kate Moss and Ivana Trump have also been members. If you want to join the elite, Annabel’s is the place to go.

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Mahika

1 Dover Street W1S 4LD England United Kingdom

Although Mahiki is known for its high profile celebrities and young royals such as Prince Harry, it's not your typical pretentious London club. The reason Mahiki has remained a favourite to many people is down to its fun, chilled out vibe, not to mention its delicious tropical cocktails!

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Boisdale of Belgravia

15 Eccleston Street SW1W 9LX England United Kingdom

With live music from Monday to Saturday since 1999, Boisdale of Belgravia is one of London's greatest live jazz, blues & soul venues. If you're a fan of jazz, make sure you book a visit and enjoy some after-dinner music for the soul.

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Dublin Castle

94 Parkway NW1 7AN England United Kingdom

Known as a launch pad to fame for many bands, such as Travis and The Artic Monkeys – Dublin Castle in hip and happening Camden is the place to go to check out bands before they hit the big time.

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Hammersmith Apollo

45 Queen Caroline Street W6 9QH England United Kingdom

The Hammersmith Apollo in south west London opened in 1932 and has ever since been a hub for international acts, including comedians, musicans and much more. For the latest upcoming events, visit www.hammersmithapollo.com where you can also buy tickets online.

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The O2 Arena

Peninsula Square SE10 0DX England United Kingdom

The O2 started life as the Millennium Dome, when London celebrated the turn of the century. Now, it's a huge arena near Canary Wharf for concerts and shows with a capacity of 23,000 people, along with bars, restaurants, a cinema and bowling alley. For tickets and event information, visit www.theo2.co.uk

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Wembley Arena

Engineers Way HA9 0AA England United Kingdom

Located next to the legendary Wembley Stadium, Wembley Arena has been home to concerts and live performances since 1934 and has played host to a wealth of famous faces including The Beatles. For tickets and the latest concert information, visit http://www.wembleyarena.co.uk/.

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