EVENTS & HOTELS NEAR THE LONDON EYE
The Coca-Cola London Eye is a giant Ferris wheel on the South Bank of the River Thames and is the only place where you can see 55 of London’s most famous landmarks and buildings in just thirty minutes.
Whilst it’s only been around since the year 2000, it’s now an established part of the London skyline and is a bucket-list experience for millions of visitors each year.
HOTELS NEAR THE LONDON EYE
THE ROYAL HORSEGUARDS HOTEL
10 minute walk to the London Eye
You’ll be able to see the London Eye through your window at The Royal Horseguards Hotel as it’s just across the river. It’s just a 10 minute walk to the iconic wheel across the bridge, or if you feel particularly adventurous, you could even get a 12 minute boat ride from Embankment Pier to the London Eye Pier.
The views from the hotel are second-to-none, from the beautiful Royal Parks to the west to the urban skyline to the east. Combining modern design with period Victorian architecture, the hotel prides itself on the luxurious, authentic experience it offers for all guests.
THE GROSVENOR HOTEL
15 minute journey on public transport to the London Eye
Located just south of Buckingham Palace Gardens, it’s just two stops on the London Underground or a 30 minute walk to get to the London Eye.
The Grosvenor Hotel is conveniently located in the heart of the city and artfully combines all the mod con comfort you could ever need for a comfortable stay, with many nods to the Victorian era through unique period features.
THINGS TO DO NEAR THE LONDON EYE
Explore the London Eye as well as other key landmarks in an alternative way by cruising down the River Thames by boat. See Shakespeare’s Globe, Big Ben, The Tate Modern and more and enjoy live commentary from expert guides.
Let the sordid history of London come to life before your eyes at this attraction with a difference. The Dungeon celebrates the darker elements of the city’s history through rides and experiences, from the bone-chilling adventures of Sweeney Todd to the murderous world of Jack the Ripper. To find more information and to book tickets for the London Dungeon, visit the official site.
Learn all about the world below by journeying through beautiful coral reefs, walking the glass shark trail and seeing the sea of life that exists in multiple giant tanks. There are various animal feeds and talks every day to take you closer to the underwater action. Find more information about the London Aquarium and how to book your tickets visit the official site.