The ultimate New Year London City bucket list

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As we enter the New Year, it’s a time for celebration and a chance to start fresh by doing all of the things you always told yourself you would. London is the perfect place to kick-start your New Year and begin ticking things off your bucket list.

A trip to the Montcalm Royal London City Hotel this month is just what you need to try something new and enjoy the incredible attractions that you may have overlooked last year. We’ve put together some of the must-see places in the city to help you get started.

West End show

If you’ve always told yourself that you’d love to catch a show at one of the famous West End stages, there’s no time like the present. Explore the heart of London’s entertainment scene and take your seat amongst hundreds of other tourists and entertainment-seekers. Whether you’re looking for heartfelt drama or hilarious comedy, there are all kinds of different hit shows taking place every day. The West End is home to some of the oldest and most famous venues in the world so be sure to book your tickets before heading to the Montcalm Royal London City Hotel.

Spa day

December can be a very stressful and hectic time so you may be looking to unwind and relax on your New Year’s trip to the city. While there are plenty of places around the country that offer different treatments, there’s no better way to pamper yourself than by taking advantage of our spa packages London. Our luxury wellness centre is a paradise of peace and serenity. Treat yourself to one of our specialist treatments and relax at the end of a long day exploring and travelling around the city.

O2 Climb

Anyone planning a trip to London will be familiar with the famous O2 stadium. The huge venue is well-known for hosting all kinds of performances from the world’s biggest stars but there’s something else you can do at the O2 that many people are unfamiliar with. If you’re looking for thrills and you want to try something new this year, take part in a rooftop walk at the O2. Strap yourself in and join fellow adrenaline junkies as you make your way to the top of the stadium and look out over the city.


If you’re heading to London this month, the chances are you will partake in a bit of shopping. If you’re hoping to bag a bargain in the New Year sales, there’s no better place to go than London’s most famous department store. Harrods has been providing local shoppers and tourists with everything from food to fashion for hundreds of years. Take the escalator up and check out some of the high-end fashion boutiques such as Prada and Gucci. Head over to the beautiful food court and indulge in some of the award-winning treats on offer.