Known as “The Square Mile” and covering the 1.12sq miles that used to be the entire city of London, the City of London area is the place to be if you are looking for easy access to a range of great attractions and some wonderful activities. A City of London holiday rental apartment offers all of the mod-cons that you would expect of a first-class hotel as well as spectacular views of this vibrant and busy capital city.
A City of London holiday places you in the heart of this vibrant, busy city which gives you great access to many of the wonderful and interesting attractions that London has to offer. In the area of the City of London visitors will be able to enjoy attractions such as Bart’s Hospital Museum, the Bank of England building and Dr. Johnson’s House. The latter attraction is particularly interesting as it was here that the first comprehensive English dictionary was compiled. Visitors will be able to see inside the house which has been restored to its original 1700 condition.
If you have the energy left to venture out from your comfortable City of London holiday rental apartment then it is recommended that you head to the neighbouring district of Islington. Among the great attractions to spend the day visiting in Islington are the Crypt Gallery, the Islington Museum, The Angel Clock Tower and The Order of St. John Museum, which tells the tale of how the Hospitallier Knights inspired the modern day St. John’s Ambulance Association.
Should you be considering booking a wonderful City of London holiday rental apartment then you will be blessed with a Maritime climate, which means that there are relatively warm summers and mild winters. The warmest months of the year to have a City of London holiday tend to be July and August when the temperature regularly reaches a high of 22°C during the day. The colder months of December and January still offer up daytime temperatures of around 8°C. The annual rainfall amount for the borough is 22 inches.
Travellers on a City of London holiday can arrive at London City Airport (LCY) which is approximately 20 minutes away from the borough. Air operators that offer cheap, regular flights to the area include British Airways, Air France and Flybe. Passengers can depart from various UK airports such as Liverpool (LPL), Dundee (DND), Edinburgh (EDI), Newcastle(NCL) and Leeds (LBA).
Docklands, The City of London, and Tower Hamlets will be hosting events during the London Olympics, and with accommodation in City of London for the Olympic Games, you're right next to the sporting action.