London is one of the best shopping destinations in the world – whatever the weather! You’ll find shopping areas, shopping streets and luxury department stores all over the city. Why not stay at one of Jumeirah’s luxury five-star hotels and enjoy a weekend break in London to explore on the fashion capitals of the world?
Regent Street and Jermyn Street
Just 20 minutes on the tube from Jumeirah Lowndes Hotel, Regent Street is one of London’s best shopping destinations! Home to the famous toy department store Hamleys, there’s also a decent selection of high street fashion shops and you’ll find everything from Apple to luxury watches and Burberry. The historic Jermyn Street is the best place to shop for men’s clothing too, look out for the bespoke shirt makers Benson & Clegg and shoe shops including John Lobb.
Renowned as one of the most exclusive areas and best shopping destinations in London, Knightsbridge is famous for its luxury flagship stores, five-star hotels and the best restaurants in London. Here you’ll find London’s best department stores including Harrods Department Store and Harvey Nichols. Knightsbridge is within a 10 minute walk of Jumeirah’s hotels so you can shop ‘til you drop! Remember, if you are staying at Jumeirah Carlton Tower, take advantage of our complimentary local drop off service. If you need a short ride to a local Knightsbridge or Belgravia restaurant or your favourite designer boutique or department store, our front door team can drop you off in our stylish Mini Clubman car or BMW 7-series.
Another one of London’s luxury shopping destinations and popular with tourists, Covent Garden offers world-class fashion, beauty and lifestyle stores. You’ll find the Apple Store, Michael Kors and Ted Baker. There’s a great mixture of global brands alongside independent brands so something for every taste! You’ll find Covent Garden in just 20 mins by tube from Jumeirah hotels.
Bond Street and Mayfair
An easy stroll from one of the best family hotels in London – the Grosvenor House Suites by Jumeirah Living, in Bond Street and Mayfair you’ll find high end designer clothes in what’s known as one of London’s best areas for luxury shopping. It’s home to the most famous luxury brands including Louis Vuitton, Hermès, Chanel and Ralph Lauren.
Carnaby Street is a pedestrianised area and one of London’s best shopping areas. Located in Soho it’s close to both Oxford Street and Regent Street. It’s just 20 minutes by tube from Jumeirah Carlton Tower, (or a 30 minute walk if the London weather is on your side!). You’ll find over 100 international and British labels, independent boutiques, one-off concepts, cult beauty emporiums, grooming salons and bespoke jewellery specialists.
And if you’re still hungry for more shopping in London, check out Camden Market – one of the best shopping areas in London – its stores sell vintage, original fashion, hand-crafted accessories, gifts and everything in between. Oxford Street is a busy and bustling shopping street with more than 300 retailers including the Selfridges Flagship Store likes of Top Shop and John Lewis. You’ll also find designer outlets and department stores, it’s the most visited shopping street in Europe.
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