Buckingham Palace is the official residence of the British Monarch and is one of London’s most popular attractions. Found in the City of Westminster, it serves as the official home and place of work for the Queen and is regularly used for official state engagements. Guests will be pleased to know that the palace is opened up to the public for tours. The Radisson Blu Portman Hotel, London is near all the major transport links, including two nearby underground stations, so it is the perfect base for visitors looking to take in London’s most popular attractions.
What to a see at Buckingham Palace
Visitors looking to take a tour of Buckingham Palace and the surrounding area should start their day at Hyde Park, walking towards Buckingham Palace. Then taking in the splendour of the palace exterior and catching the Changing of the Guards.
Visitors can take a tour of the nineteen exquisitely designed state rooms inside. The rooms are brimming with key items from the Royal Collection and exclusive artworks by esteemed painters like Rembrandt, Rubens and Canaletto, so it is advisable to keep your eyes peeled.
Every year, the Queen hosts her annual Garden parties for the public which are one of the summer’s social highlights.
Staying at the Radisson Blu Portman Hotel, London
Visitors looking to stay at a tastefully decorated four star West End hotel in London need look no further than The Radisson Blu Portman Hotel. With supremely comfortable rooms, a buzzing bar and restaurant, a state-of-the-art gym and a dedicated concierge on hand, the hotel will please the most discerning of guests.