CHRISTMAS IN LEICESTER SQUARE
Santa called – he’s added another date to his schedule: Christmas in Leicester Square, the capital’s latest Crimbo destination for 2016. 'The ‘square’ in Leicester Square will be home to a grotto, traditional Christmas market and a vintage Spiegeltent – a velvety, wooden venue home to a stocked programme of Christmas shows brought to you from the Underbelly team, including Ursula Martinez, The English Gents, Hamish McCann’s pole act, Denis Lock’s bubble act and the world famous La Soirée circus.
New for this year, Christmas in Leicester Square runs from Friday November 11 2016 to Sunday January 8 2017.
Smack in the middle of central London's Leicester Square. The nearest tube stations are Leicester Square and Piccadilly Circus, the nearest rail station is Charing Cross.
Entry to Christmas in Leicester Square is free, but tickets must be bought for selected events, including Santa's Grotto and La Soirée performances.
HAMLEYS CHRISTMAS TOY PARADE ON REGENT STREET, LONDON
Sunday 20th November 2016!
Hamleys, the finest toy shop in the world, are bringing the magic of Christmas to the festive shopping season on Sunday 20th November 2016. London’s Regent Street will be transformed in a traffic-free, all-day extravaganza for the biggest toy parade London has ever seen!
Our Christmas Toy Parade is back for its second year and we are being joined by a cast of hundreds, including some of your favourite characters from TV and Film, marching bands, festive floating blimps, street theatre, dancers and toy vehicles accompanied with music from Magic FM - Hamleys is literally bursting out onto Regent Street!
Located by Oxford Circus tube station outside of Benetton.
STREET FOOD & CRAFT BEER FESTIVAL
Venue/location: Alexandra Palace, London
Dates: Aug 20 - Aug 21, 2016
The Street Food Craft Beer Festival returns for the last in the series for this summer.
Come and experience London’s top street food traders, tons of craft beers, cocktails and more, all set against a stunning panoramic view of London. All this plus live music and DJs all day across multiple stages, it’s the ultimate celebration of summer and best of all entry is free!
Saturday 20th August: 11am – 10pm
Sunday 21st August: 11am – 9pm
LONDON PIZZA FESTIVAL 2016
Location: Wembley Park
Date: Wednesday July 30, noon-9pm
MySliceFest will be serving up all our favourite pizzas as well as pizza cones, pizza popcorn and XXL Man vs Pizza slices. Pizza lovers are excited to attend this festival and wait to see if it will be the best pizza experience of 2016…
Tickets will go on sale on February 15
WIRELESS FESTIVAL 2016
Venue/location: Finsbury Park, London
Dates: Friday 8th to Sunday 10th July 2016
Our last rooms left, book now to avoid disappointment. Located across from Finsbury Park, easy access to your enjoyment
Wireless Festival returns to London's Finsbury Park for another weekend of pop, dance, urban and R&B. The 2016 lineup will be announced closer to the festival so follow us for the latest updates. Expecting more huge stars to entertain us with their music and spirit all weekend long
If you like your festivals with a huge slice of bigness then the Wireless festival will rock you to the max.
LOVEBOX FESTIVAL 2016
Venue/location: Victoria Park, London
Dates: Jul 17 - Jul 18, 2015
The party in Victoria Park returns for 2016, with LCD Soundsystem and Major Lazer headlining.
It’s one of the highlights of the London summer thanks to a storming, genre-blurring line-up of DJs electronic acts and live bands, plus all sorts of weird fun on the side (performance, art, dance, and mysterious mischief) and a full range of banging afterparties.
Book your stay to secure your accommodation for the weekend. Guaranteed to be fully booked so book early to avoid disappointment
LONDON FASHION WEEK 2016
London Fashion Week AW16 - 19th - 23rd February 2016
London Fashion Weekend is the ultimate fashion experience giving consumers exclusive access to catwalk shows; a curated talks schedule; designer shopping; and trend presentations.
Taking place at the Saatchi Gallery over four days, the event allows consumers to experience the atmosphere of London Fashion Week and gain an insight into the fashion industry.
Following sold out shows across the globe in 2015, Jamie xx announces huge headline shows for 2016. He will perform at Paris’ 6,000 capacity Le Zenith on 24th February before playing his biggest ever solo headline show on Friday 26th February at London’s Alexandra Palace.
A full line up of support acts will be announced soon.
Alexandra Palace located only 15min, book now for easy access to the venue with 24hr concierge benefit.
STRATFORD IN A DAY
Located in east London, 35min away from United Lodge Hotel via London underground.
Following the glory days of the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games, Startford has been revamped with one of the world biggest shopping centres; Westfield Shopping Centre. Here you can enjoy a day out shopping from over 300 retailers, 50 restaurants and bars, and other activities i.e. bowling and cinema all under one roof.
Valentine’s Day Special Treat
Forget Paris and capture your imagination in London. Spoil a loved one by staying at United Lodge Hotel.
2 night minimum stay
A bottle of champagne & strawberry’s
Roses and box of chocolates
Continental breakfast for 2
Free late checkout till 2pm.
Spend Valentine’s weekend discovering London where the ULH team are happy to assist with requests or arrangements you may have.
Based on best available rate on Executive Double Studio
(Valid Only: Thursday 11th Feb - Mon 15th Feb 2016)
Happy Chinese New Year!
This year, Chinese New Year - The Year of the Monkey
Thousands of people are expected to mark the occasion in London's Chinatown on Sunday 14th February 2016, where a parade traditionally takes place.
London has been selected as the first city outside the Far East to host the Magical Lantern Festival, a dazzling extravaganza of lights, music theatre, culture and art.
Tattoo Convention at #AllyPally
The ULH is located just 15mins from Alexandra Palace.
Come and stay with us for an amazing weekend near Finsbury Park!