Every festive season, the capital’s finest cultural landmarks create the most enchanting Christmas trees in London. If you’re looking to take in the picturesque views of glittering Christmas trees, here are some of the best ones to add to your list this year!
St. Pancras International
Doused with the Christmassy magic of literature this year, St. Pancreas International’s most anticipated Christmas tree is a must-watch. In partnership with London’s oldest bookshop, Hatchards, the tree stands 12 metres high and even features a winding staircase, wrapped around 270 shelves! Here, you’ll find more than 3800 hand-painted books inscribed as ‘Christmas Classics’. These include The Witch and the Wardrobe, A Christmas Carol and more!
You are going to love this part, for the first time, you can sit inside the tree and listen to excerpts by top authors like Richard Osman and Zadie Smith for five minutes! Book yourself the most comforting retreat with the Signature Town House Hotel London and witness the staggering city come to life with the most exciting festive displays and events.
Coal Drops Yard
A delightful central London spot, always buzzing with activity, Coal Drops Yard is known for its alluring festive fairy lights display. The charming Christmas tree here makes this destination a must-visit during the festive season. This year, you’ll see a traditionally designed 50-foot Christmas tree, wrapped in about 15,000 low-power lights for a sparkling display.
For the first time in a decade, the Covent Garden piazza is introducing a brand-new Christmas tree installation, complete with more than 40 giant gold-coloured balls with glittering red bows. To add to the festive hue, you will also find a festive food market and an immersive pop-up space, designed by a world-renowned luxury fashion brand. At the heart of all the festive magic, you’ll find this 60-foot British Christmas tree adorned with 30,000 glistening lights. Undoubtedly, the Covent Garden Christmas tree is one of the most impressive ones in London.
Reserve our stay at one of the luxe London hotels on special offers with breakfast and other premium amenities and add to the allure with the 40-feet Christmas tree at Somerset House.
Skate at Somerset House is a regular staple on London’s Christmas calendar. This year, the spectacular neo-classical garden will turn into a Swiss winter wonderland that you can experience in the heart of the city. Take the time to admire and look for the built-in chalet at its base along with the eye-catching skiing figurines in each window that make this tree stand out!
Head to Connaught Village, just steps away from your stay at one of the exquisite hotels close to Hyde Park London to see this iconic Christmas tree brimming with neon lights. With the ‘Give a Little Love’ theme, witness a fabulous lights display on the popular tree with bright neon hearts, stars, and messages of love in all languages. A truly heartwarming Christmas display in London? This one must be it!
Trafalgar Square’s Christmas tree is one of the most historic festive displays in the city! Every year, since 1947, Norway sends an eye-catching Christmas tree as a token of ‘thank you’ for London’s help during World War II. Make sure to click some pictures beside the legendary tree shining bright with its one-of-a-kind vertical lights display!
Prepare for a dreamy London holiday with an impeccable stay experience at one of the London family hotels on special offers and have a great time celebrating and exploring these iconic Christmas trees in London!