EVENTS & HOTELS NEAR THE O2 ARENA
The O2 Arena is a multi-purpose indoor event space that showcases world-class entertainment and sits within the wider dome-shaped O2 entertainment complex. Located right along the River Thames and in the beautiful Greenwich, it’s a unique venue to visit both inside and out.
The arena itself has fantastic acoustics and seating, and the wider complex has a diverse mix of shops, bars and restaurants so you can upgrade a performance or event into a full day or evening out.
In recent years the arena has played host to everything from 2012 Olympic sporting finals and WWE events to a Monty Python reunion and Fleetwood Mac, so there really is a show or event for everyone.
HOTELS NEAR THE O2 ARENA
THE TOWER HOTEL
27 minute journey on public transport to The O2 Arena
The Tower Hotel overlooks the famous Tower Bridge and the Tower of London and is perfectly located in the heart of London along the River Thames. It’s also just 4 stops on the Jubilee line of the London underground to reach the O2 Arena, so you’ll have easy access to any show or event you check out while you’re in the city.
The majority of suites and rooms also offer fantastic views of the London skyline.
THINGS TO DO NEAR THE O2 ARENA
BILLINGSGATE FISH MARKET
If you don’t mind an early morning and you’re a big fan of fish, then Billingsgate Fish Market is the place for you. The atmosphere is second to none, the variety of seafood is impressive and the tastes on offer are incredible. To find out the opening times and how to get there visit the Billingsgate Fish Market website.
GREENWICH PENINSULA ECOLOGY PARK
This park is a veritable oasis in an area known more for its buildings and bustle. Visitors can explore four acres of freshwater habitat and see a real mix of wildlife, from insects to rare birds, in the bio-diverse urban wetland. To find out what events are taking place and how to get there visit Greenwich Peninsula Ecology Park website.
EMIRATES AIRLINE CABLE CAR
Move aside cars and planes, the best way to travel is by cable car. See London from a different perspective by crossing the River Thames in a cabin in the sky. Each flight takes approximately 10 minutes and you can see for miles. To get ticket prices and how to get there visit the Emirates Airline Cable Car website.