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From the Roman history to the Royal Family, London is a city filled with legendary sights. The grand buildings at its heart are known the world over, while its multicultural suburbs are home to accented charm and great bargains. Although London is a magnet for the fashion, culture and high-price adventure, you may be surprised to discover that London vacations are keen for visitors on a budget. Let CheapTickets show you how to have a royal time on your London travels.

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Cheap London Vacation Packages

The Cumberland Hotel

4 stars
3.8 / 5 109 reviews
Hyde Park hotel featuring cutting edge modern designThe Cumberland Hotel entices travelers with state-of-the-art accommodations and amenities, striking decor and luxurious ambiance set near London's historic and cultural attractions. This business-friendly hotel offers a variety of meeting spaces ? from the Ocean Room, an event room that can seat up to 350 people, to 25 other fully-equipped conference rooms. Hotel-wide Wi-Fi access, limousine transfer and room service are also available for convenience.Vacationers savor British cuisine with a twist at The Brasserie, or experience a more intimate dining at the private dining room. Cooked to order meals are available at The Market. On evenings, patrons can unwind with drinks at Carbon Bar or Momentus Champagne Bar.  3 Reasons To StayOriginal sculptures, artworks and paintings in hotel interiorA stunning large conference venue plus 25 meeting and event roomsClub Lounge with Wi-Fi access, refreshments and canapes  The Cumberland Hotel RoomsAll rooms, apartments and suites at The Cumberland Hotel are tastefully decorated with elegant furnishing and double-glazed windows, each individual in design and ambience. Guests in all units enjoy use of an iPad while in the hotel. The stylish air-conditioned spaces offer heated bathroom mirrors or walk-in shower, flat-screen TV, work desk, safe deposit box and Wi-Fi access. Apartments have guest bathroom, bedroom, dining area and kitchen. Things To DoBuckingham Palace (1.3 mi/2.1 km)Handel House Museum (0.6 mi/1.0 km)Selfridges (0.5 mi/0.9 km)Madame Tussauds London (0.9 mi/1.4 km)Wellington Arch (1.0 mi/1.6 km)Sherlock Holmes Museum (0.9 mi/1.4 km)The Royal Parks (0.7 km/1.1 km)The National Gallery (1.7 mi/2.7 km)Wigmore Hall (0.6 mi/1.0 km)Spencer House (1.3 mi/2.7 km)Berkeley Square Gardens (0.8 mi/1.3 km)Oxford Street (0.8 mi/1.3 km)
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Charing Cross - A Guoman Hotel

4 stars
4.3 / 5 84 reviews
Timeless elegance near Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross - A Guoman Hotel is a modern boutique offering convenient distance to The Strand and Trafalgar Square. This deluxe hotel offers elegant accommodations outfitted with contemporary comforts to provide a more relaxed stay. Charing Cross - A Guoman Hotel features classic British and International cuisine served in elegant surroundings at The Brasserie restaurant. Patrons can also enjoy a sip of cocktails or a bottle of champagne at Eleanor's Cocktail Bar on site. The hotel hosts corporate and social events at any of the nine beautifully structured meeting rooms, including a ballroom that can accommodate up to 200 guests. Gym, Wi-Fi access, business centre and limousine airport transfer are also on offer for added convenience. 3 Reasons To StayBoutique hotel overlooking The Strand and Trafalgar SquareIn-house restaurant serving classic British and International cuisineElegant rooms and excellent meeting facilities Charing Cross - A Guoman Hotel Rooms Charing Cross Hotel features stylish and well-proportioned accommodation units with spell binding panoramas of The Strand and Trafalgar Square. Each room is equipped with sitting area and modern essentials including iPod docking station, plasma-screen TV,  wireless Internet access, coffee and tea making facilities, hair dryer, safe deposit box and work desk. The hotel also offers a selection of suites with greater space, heated bathroom flooring and rain showers. Things To DoTrafalgar Square (0.1 mi/0.2 km)Nelson's Column (0.1mi/0.2 km)National Portrait Gallery (0.2 mi/0.3 km)National Gallery (0.2 mi/0.3 km)Covent Garden Market (0.2 mi/0.3 km)Admiralty Arch (0.2 mi/0.3 km)Transport Museum (0.3 mi/0.5 km)Royal Opera House (0.3 mi/0.5 km)Courtauld Gallery (0.4mi/0.6 km)Buckingham Palace (0.9 mi/1.4 km)
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The Rubens At The Palace Hotel London

4 stars
4.4 / 5 39 reviews
Regal residence in the heart of London Located directly across from Buckingham Palace, The Rubens at the Palace offers guest a regal experience in London. Guests can watch palace guardsmen from the windows, or take a walk around London. Guests can explore Sloane Street, Oxford Street and King's Road for the ultimate shopping experience. Culture can be found at some of the most famous museums including the Natural History Museum. 3 Reasons To Stay:Prime location across from Buckingham Palace Located near some of London's famous museums Hotel's South African-themed Bbar voted one of the top three bars in the world by British Airways High Life Magazine The Rubens at the Palace RoomsRooms are majestic at The Rubens at the Palace with regal reds, royal blues, and patterned fabrics. Beautiful drapes hang over balconies with views of Buckingham Palace, and 24-hour room service adds to the overall theme of the hotel. Classic rooms have single, double, queen, or king beds – each draped in crisp white sheets for guests' comfort. These rooms are equipped with cable television and on-demand movies, air conditioning, tea and coffee-making facilities. All rooms have complimentary Internet access. There is also a selection of bath products and bathrobes. Suites at The Rubens at the Palace have additional facilities including a living area, king-size bed, entertainment unit and mini-bar. Things To Do:Buckingham Palace (0.3 mi/0.6 km) Buckingham Palace Gardens (0.3 mi/0.6 km) Westminster Chapel (0.3 mi/0.6 km) The Guards Museum (0.8 mi/1.2 km) Churchill Museum and Cabinet War Rooms (0.9 mi/1.5 km) Her Majesty's Theatre (1 mi/1.6 km) The Natural History Museum (1.6 mi/2.5 km) Victoria and Albert Museum (1.6 mi/2.5 km)
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The Grand at Trafalgar Square

4 stars
4.1 / 5 54 reviews
Boutique hotel within a restored, historic landmark at Trafalgar SquareSteps away from Nelson's Column, the National Gallery and Big Ben and located with a historic landmark, the Grand at Trafalgar Square is a boutique hotel where opulence and functionality co-exist. Guest rooms combine turn-of-the-century decadence -- high ceilings, ornate windows -- with all of the amenities of the modern day, including ergonomic work stations, luxury bedding, free Wi-Fi, making the Grand at Trafalgar Square equally suitable for both business and leisure travelers. HighlightsComplimentary delivery of exercise equipment to guest roomsCustom designed furnishings in bedroomsComplimentary use of a computer and printer with Internet access RoomsRooms at the Grand at Trafalgar Square combine historical décor with modern amenities, convenient for business and leisure travelers alike. All rooms provide free Wi-Fi, comfortable bedding, flat-panel TVs, ergonomic work stations, two-line speaker phone with private direct dial number and voicemail, radio with MP3 player hook-up and complimentary chilled bottled water. FeaturesIn the heart of Trafalgar Square and set within a historic landmark, Northumberland House, the Grand at Trafalgar Square gracefully combines turn-of-the-century opulence with contemporary comforts. Rooms feature high ceilings and historic features, yet also include ergonomic work stations, luxury bedding, free Wi-Fi and MP3 player hook-up. The on-site Boyd's Bar & Brasserie is a casual yet elegant restaurant serving fine food and wine at affordable prices. Furnished with stunning Italian marble and featuring a double-height ceiling, it is an exceptional dining option for both hotel guests and locals. Additionally, Boyd's bar is a traditional British pub, the ideal place to unwind at the end of a fast-paced day. Adjacent is Bianco 43, an authentic Italian pizzeria restaurant specializing in pizzas and traditional Italian cuisine. Guests receive an opening offer of 20% discount off the total bill when dining in the restaurant.  The hotel offers free use of its fitness center and exercise equipment is even delivered to guest rooms. Other features include free Internet access, 24/7 concierge, instant registration/check-out, complimentary use of computer and printer, free chilled bottled water, same-day dry cleaning and 24-hour room service. TransportationEmbankment tube station (0.1 mi/0.2 km)Heathrow Airport (14.3 mi/23 km)Gatwick Airport (24.3 mi/39.1 km) AttractionsNelson’s Column (0.1 mi/0.2 km)National Gallery (0.1 mi/0.2 km)Big Ben (0.5 mi/0.7 km)St. James Park (0.5 mi/0.8 km)Houses of Parliament (0.6 mi/0.9 km)Buckingham Palace (0.8 mi/1.3 km)British Museum (0.8 mi/1.3 km) BusinessState-of-the-art meeting rooms accommodate up to 70Newly restored ballroom accommodates up to 800Complimentary on-site fitness room
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Apex City Of London Hotel

4 stars
4.5 / 5 43 reviews
Everything guests need while staying near the Tower BridgeCentrally located and extremely convenient, the Apex City of London Hotel offers guests contemporary yet luxurious style. When visiting London on business, guests are in the perfect location, as the hotel stands within the heart of London's business and financial districts. However, as a family traveling with children, guests are not disappointed since numerous dining, entertainments, and shopping venues are all located near the Apex City of London Hotel. One way or the other, there are no disappointments for guests of this facility. 3 Reasons to Stay:Conveniently located in London's The City neighborhood near the airport - ideal for business travelers and families vacationing with children as well Top-of-the-line amenities and hotel services as well as being ideally located in Central London Only a few minutes' walk from the Tower Hill underground station and direct links to most of the West End Apex City of London Hotel RoomsComplimentary bottled water, free local calls, DVD players and satellite TVs with premium channels are just the tip of the iceberg where the many fine amenities of the Apex City of London Hotel are concerned. Luxury toiletries and a power showers await visitors in their guest bathrooms. Business-friendly amenities include audio-visual equipment, complimentary Wi-Fi Internet access, direct-dial phones complete with voice mail, and meeting rooms that accommodate smaller groups. All business guests are able to enjoy conducting their daily company tasks as if they are working in their office. Guests can enjoy breakfast in their Apex City of London Hotel room or 24-hour room service whenever they choose. For the finest in modern cuisine served in an elegant décor and glamorous surroundings, the Apex City of London Hotel's Addendum Bar and Restaurant is sure to please a wide range of tastes and satisfy any thirst. Staying fit and in shape is no problem, as the Apex City of London Hotel features an onsite fitness center. Finally, guests can stop for the day, relax in a large comfortable bed and drift off to sleep thinking about tomorrow's business or leisure agenda. Things to Do:Tower Gateway Station-(0.25 miles/0.4 km) Tower Hill Station-(0.14 miles/0.23 km) Tower Hill Pageant-(0.15 miles/0.24 km) Tower of London-(0.17 miles/0.27 km) Tower Hill-(0.2 miles/0.32 km)
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Cheap Flights
Departure Arrival Travel dates Round-trip
Los Angeles London Thu, Oct 23 - Thu, Nov 20 $828
New York London Tue, Oct 28 - Thu, Nov 20 $862
San Francisco London Tue, Oct 28 - Wed, Nov 26 $1,040
Newark London Wed, Oct 29 - Thu, Nov 13 $931
Washington DC London Sun, Oct 26 - Sat, Nov 1 $794
Boston London Fri, Oct 17 - Sun, Nov 2 $774
Chicago London Thu, Oct 23 - Wed, Oct 29 $917
Seattle London Sat, Oct 25 - Sat, Nov 8 $1,088
Miami London Wed, Oct 8 - Mon, Oct 13 $1,037
Atlanta London Tue, Oct 28 - Tue, Nov 4 $1,151
Dallas London Mon, Oct 27 - Wed, Nov 12 $768
Denver London Sun, Oct 5 - Mon, Oct 13 $818
Philadelphia London Wed, Oct 29 - Sun, Nov 2 $768
Detroit London Wed, Sep 17 - Wed, Oct 8 $1,171
San Diego London Fri, Sep 26 - Sat, Oct 18 $818
Kansas City London Tue, Sep 30 - Tue, Oct 7 $818
Houston London Sun, Oct 26 - Mon, Nov 10 $974
Columbus London Tue, Sep 16 - Wed, Sep 24 $817
Baltimore London Sun, Oct 26 - Thu, Nov 6 $768
Rome London Fri, Sep 26 - Wed, Oct 1 $340
Paris London Tue, Sep 16 - Tue, Sep 23 $207
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Best time to take a vacation to London

  • Best Time to Go

    London is a bustling metropolitan city filled with historical museums, a multitude of cultures and a venerated fashion centre. The weather throughout the year can run from chilly winters to hot and rainy summers. The peak travel months for London vacations are in May, June or September, when the weather is at its best. If you are looking to maintain a budget while traveling, be assured there are loads of free recreation options.

Insider tips for London travel

  • Courtauld Gallery

    The Courtauld Gallery at the Somerset House offers impressive art displays and is well known for its collection of paintings from the Impressionist and Post-Impressionist collection.

  • Superclubs

    London’s Fabric, Heaven and Ministry of Sound superclubs take the nightlife experience to a new level, for a more confidential affair, visit DJ bars like 93 Feet East at Brick Lane.

  • Barbecoa

    Visit Jamie Oliver and Adam Perry Lang’s joint cuisine venture at Barbecoa, located adjacent to St Paul’s Cathedral and offers the best selections of meat in the area.

  • Ceremony of the Keys

    The Ceremony of the Keys is a fascinating England tradition spanning 700 years. The ritual, which involves ancient greetings and alluring getups, is a nightly custom of bolting the Tower of London.

  • Best Tourist Sites

    Explore London and visit the best tourist sites for only 90 pence (using an Oystercard), when you take the No.11 bus route. You will be able to venture through Trafalgar Square, Big Ben, the Strand, Victoria Street and many more destinations for a fraction of the cost.

London highlights

  • London highlights
  • London icons

    From Westminster Abbey and the Tower of London to Tower Bridge and Big Ben, the list of must-see icons on your London vacation is endless. To see them all, invest in the London Pass: you'll gain admission to over 50 major attractions, plus line-skipping privileges at various attractions. Squeeze in time to shop on Oxford or Regent Streets, hang out at Piccadilly Circus or see a show around Leicester Square.

  • Museum of London

    Learn about everything from dinosaurs and Ancient Rome to Tudor times, all before afternoon tea. Set aside the better part of a day for this mammoth place. And cheers to the price tag: Museum of London is free.

  • Manze's (Bermondsey)

    If you're after a cheap eats, make a beeline to this historic pie joint. Serving the best in traditional English fare (stewed eel, anyone?) and classic pies and mash, this is one place where you can enjoy a hearty meal for less than a fiver.

  • London parks

    The Royal Parks are perfect for a picnic or picturesque stroll on your London travels. Highlights include the Queen Mary's Rose Gardens in Regent's Park for delightful blooms, and St. James's Park for the best views of Buckingham Palace. Hyde Park and Kensington Gardens are also must-see stretches of the green lungs of London. See hundreds of deer in Richmond Park, or amble the equally stunning Hampstead Heath.

  • Kensington and Knightsbridge

    Kensington and Knightsbridge brim with upmarket retailers, chic restaurants and gorgeous Georgian-style homes. Splurge on lunch in Harrods Food Halls, and indulge yourself in culture (and free admission) across Exhibition Road -- home of the Natural History Museum, Science Museum and Victoria and Albert Museum.

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