Southwark, the historical home to the first theatres in London, connected by bridges across the River Thames is a trendy and busy area in the capital. With great transport links and some of the top attractions in the city, it’s a great place to take the entire family, regardless of the season. When you stay in one of our hotels in Southwark, you’ll find yourself on the doorstep to key landmarks and activities, including the food markets, theatres, museums and galleries. With so much to see, you’ll never run out of places to explore.
Book hotels in Southwark
Book one of our Southwark hotels, and enjoy everything this tourist hot spot has to offer. Borough Market is a great place to visit come rain or shine. Located a short walk from our London Central Waterloo hotel, it is here you’ll be able to sample an array of moreish delights from around the world, artisanal goods and British specialities. The Globe Theatre is also close by and is a must-visit if you’re looking for a cultural evening out. It boasts a busy calendar of events and is a great place to visit with friends and family. Other must-visit attractions include the HMS Belfast, which sits twelve minutes from our London Central Southwark hotel and is a great place to visit if you’re looking to learn more about this area’s maritime past.
Things to do in Southwark
With so many attractions to explore and activities to take part in, you’ll never run out of things to see and do when staying in one of our hotels in Southwark. When in the area, a trip to the Clink Prison Museum is a must, renowned as a notorious prison in the 12th century; it’s now home to a variety of stories from the past. If art is more your thing, the Tate Modern is a great venue to check out and one that boasts an abundance of modern-day art dating from the 1900’s to the present day. It now sits in a former power station and boasts a busy event’s calendar all year round.