Your Guide to Spending a Memorable Summer in London


With the summer season just around the corner, London is ready to shine bright on warmer and longer days. It is the perfect time to spend the holiday season in London. Plan the perfect getaway at The Montcalm London City at The Brewery Hotel, where you can relax and unwind in luxurious, modern rooms and experience the city’s fun-packed summer offerings.

Read on to make your list of unmissable experiences that are sure to keep you entertained throughout the most loved London summers! Be it romantic escapes, family getaways, solo trips or work stays in London, this season is perfect for all.

Catch an Iconic West End Show 

Summer is the perfect time to enjoy London’s most iconic West End theatre shows, near your stay at the best family hotels in London. Some of the best musicals in London playing this summer include the smashing hit and one of the longest-running musicals, Wicked at the Apollo Victoria Theatre, Six the Musical at Vaudeville Theatre and Roald Dahl’s Matilda the Musical. With outstanding performances by screen actors, euphoric stage settings, amazing production design and foot-tapping music, these theatrical performances are a must-watch!

Rent a Self-Drive Boat in Paddington 

If you are looking for a scenic escape from the hustle and bustle of the city, take to the London waters and see the city from a fresh perspective. Rent a self-drive boat and cruise along the famous Regent’s Canal whilst indulging in a picture-perfect picnic! Take in the views of London’s Little Venice, lined with colourful barges, Paddington Basin, and Maida Hill Tunnel. It’s a wonderful way to spend summers with your cherished ones and discover London’s hidden gems.

Visit London’s ZSL London Zoo

Summer is the perfect time to visit the London outdoors. If you are travelling with family, visiting London’s city zoo is a great option. Featuring exotic animals, birds, and fun activities to keep the entire family engaged, the London Zoo is a must-visit. After spending a long day at the zoo, enjoy a lovely dining experience with your family at the Montcalm Restaurant.

Pack a Picnic Amongst the Spring Flowers

With the spring/summer season in full bloom, make the most of the season in London with a visit to London’s glorious parks and gardens. Plan a movie-like romantic picnic or gather your family and friends to enjoy a classic British picnic in central London’s iconic Hyde Park, bustling with fun activities and scenes.

If you’re looking for a quaint setting to relax and take in the view of vivid blooming flowers from crocuses to daffodils in full colour, enjoy the lovely weather with a picnic at the legendary Kew Gardens. The Cedar Vista at Kew is the perfect spot to enjoy a picnic in a stunning natural setting with some great city views.

These activities are perfect for experiencing the magic of summers in London.  If you’re looking to enjoy a relaxing holiday in the city, our luxurious and spacious Montcalm Club double room is perfect for group and family stays. So, start planning and book your accommodation now to avail the best deals and offers!