Knightsbridge - home of Harrods
It's no surprise that many visitors flock to this upmarket area of central London just for the department store. After all, it's one of the most famous shops in the world - and always worth a browse. Whether you're splashing the cash or simply window shopping, make sure you allow plenty of time - there's over 300 departments across eight floors to cover. Knightsbridge is a shopper's paradise. You'll find the flagship Harvey Nics store, plus Jimmy Choo, Prada, Gucci and Armani, all alongside great value high street chains such as Topshop and Next.
Fabulous free museums
A visit to Knightsbridge doesn't have to mean parting with your hard-earned cash. The area is also home to some of London's top museums, and the best thing is that most of them are free. Come face to face with a life-size blue whale at the Natural History Museum, immerse yourself in interactive exhibitions at the Science Museum, or feast your eyes on over 4.5 million objects at the glorious Victoria & Albert Museum of arts and design.
Tap your toes at the Royal Albert Hall
Music buffs can take in a concert at the iconic venue. From pop and rock to jazz and the world-famous Proms, there's something for everyone. Only the world's best play here, and many of the events are surprisingly affordable. Afterwards, eateries like Al Arez and the Queen's Arms pub mean you can treat yourself to affordable drinks and a spot of grub that won't drain your funds. Looking for a cheap hotel Near Knightsbridge? Travelodge London Fulham is our closest hotel, just 2 miles away. Travelodge London Covent Garden is a great base for exploring the capital's main attractions.