Lace up your walking shoes to see London’s top attractions
Located on the south side of the River Thames in London
's borough of Lambeth, Plaza on the River is within easy reach by foot or public transport of some of the city's most well-loved attractions, including the London Eye, Westminster Abbey, the Houses of Parliament and Big Ben. Walk to Vauxhall Underground and overland stations from this River Thames hotel and enjoy easy access to the entire city. Spend a casual day shopping at Gabriel's Wharf and Oxo Tower Wharf before an inspiring show at the National Theatre or a thrilling tour of the London Dungeon—all less than a 20-minute walk from the Plaza on the River, London. With its prime location, this London riverside hotel is the perfect retreat during your business travel, weekend stay
or romantic break
. For the most up-to-date information on events in the South Bank, visit the South Bank London
This River Thames hotel is convenient to the following local attractions:
- Big Ben, Westminster Abbey and the Houses of Parliament (20 minutes)
Three of London's most-recognized attractions lie just across Westminster Bridge.
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- British Film Institute (BFI) (20 minutes)
Attend one of the many film festivals and events held at the BFI Southbank, or simply explore the Mezzanine's exhibits featuring posters, costumes and props from British films.
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- Gabriel's Wharf and Oxo Tower Wharf (20 minutes)
Benefit from a 15 percent discount at participating shops on presentation of a hotel key card.
- Imperial War Museum (15 minutes)
Tour this museum showcasing war memorabilia, art and artefacts from the conflicts that shaped modern life, starting with the First World War.
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- SEA LIFE London Aquarium (15 minutes)
Located inside the County Hall exhibit, this aquarium is home to one of Europe's largest collections of underwater creatures.
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- Shrek's Adventure! London (3 minutes)
Step into the kingdom of Far Far Away with this unique walk and ride attraction.
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- London Eye (15 minutes)
At 135 metres high, the London Eye is one of the world’s tallest observation wheels. Located on the banks of the River Thames in Central London, it offers unrivalled views over London.
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- National Portrait Gallery (35 minutes)
The National Portrait Gallery overlooks Trafalgar Square, directly opposite the river from Park Plaza County Hall.
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- National Theatre (25 minutes)
Whether you're a fan of Shakespeare, musicals or modern plays, the National Theatre has a show for you.
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- Shakespeare Globe Theatre (35 minutes)
The present Globe Theatre, located next to the Tate Modern, is a careful reconstruction of the original theatre of that name in which William Shakespeare wrote many of his plays.
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- Tate Modern (35 minutes)
See a selection of the finest contemporary and modern British artwork at Tate Modern.
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- The London Dungeon (15 minutes)
Ever wonder what life was like for the criminals and employees of London's Dungeon? Actors, special effects and rides transport you through more than 1,000 years of London's lesser-known history.
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