A trip to London is one of the most exciting experiences any tourist can have but it can also be one of the most stressful. People often think that a city break in London has to be fast-paced but there are plenty of ways to stay relaxed.
If you’re planning a trip to the capital, whether it’s for business purposes or for a holiday break, ensure that you’re avoiding stress by taking advantage of our excellent London hotel packages. Here are a few great suggestions for relaxing activities close to our Montcalm hotels.
A walk in the park
With such easy access to the Underground system, you’ll find yourself just a short train ride away from London’s most beautiful greeneries and open spaces. The Montcalm RLH is just down the road from Victoria Park which is a perfect place to escape the hustle of the city. If you’re travelling by yourself, put a pair of headphones on and listen to your favourite music as you take in the sights of the park. Victoria Park is also a great place for couples to enjoy a relaxing walk together.
The Montcalm RLH is one of the many Montcalm hotels that boasts luxury spa facilities. If you’re looking to de-stress after a long day of business meetings or you and your partner want to pamper yourselves before a night out in the city, you’ll find an oasis of relaxation right on your doorstep. The spa at the Montcalm gives you access to a sauna, steam room, hot tub and exercise pool. This means that you can escape the hectic city streets and spend the day relaxing in a state of bliss. There are also a number of health and beauty treatments available to help you look and feel your best.
A quiet drink
Wherever you are in London, you’re never too far from a bar or restaurant and the Montcalm RLH is situated close to some of the best in the city. An evening out in London doesn’t always have to consist of big crowds and rivers of alcohol. Quiet bars like Nightjar on City Road will give you a suave hideaway where you can enjoy a nice drink and the company of your friends. Sometimes there’s no better way to relax at the end of the day than with a stiff drink and there are plenty of places to get that near our Montcalm hotels.
Catch a show
If you’re feeling tense after a day of traversing the hectic streets of London, a trip to one of the city’s many performing arts venues will help you cut loose and relax. Places like the Barbican Centre host all kinds of wonderful shows, from live music and dramatic performances to comedy shows and alternative entertainment. Take a trip to the West End or head over one of the city’s cultural hotspots like Shoreditch to find a plethora of entertainment options.