Attractions

Local Attractions

The Oxford Hotel is well placed for many near by attractions all of which are within walking distance of.  These include:


Olympia London Exhibition Centre

The Olympia London is an exhibition centre, conference and event venue located in West London near the Oxford Hotel. The Olympia London Exhibition Centre is one of the most popular arenas to play in London. It now features four event venues and a conference centre. The event venues are Olympia Grand, Olympia National, Olympia Central (formerly Two) and Olympia West.
Address: Hammersmith Rd, Kensington, London W14 8UX
Phone: 020 7385 1200

The Oxford Hotel is one of the nearest hotels to this centre. It only takes a few minutes by foot from this hotel to Olympia London Exhibition centre.
In 2012, Olympia London celebrated 125 years of events by commissioning British artists Peter Blake, Rob Ryan, Sanna Annukka and Paul Hicks to create their interpretations of the venues.
In January 2013, a £40 million investment was completed and the company re-launched with a new brand; subsequently the business was awarded the Best Marketing Campaign at the Exhibition News Awards 2014.


Science Museum

London Science museum is adjacent to The Natural History Museum. The closest London Underground station is South Kensington. At the front of the museum to the east is Exhibition Road. To the south is the Natural History Museum. To the rear is Queen's Gate and to the north is Imperial College. The Science Museum on Exhibition Road London is part of the National Museum of Science and Industry. The museum is a major London tourist attraction. The Science Museum now holds a collection of over 300,000 items and contains hundreds of interactive exhibits.
It takes about 25 minutes by foot from the Oxford Hotel London Earl's Court to The Science Museum.
Address: Exhibition Rd, London SW7 2DD
Phone: 0870 870 4868


Natural History Museum

The Natural History Museum is one of three large museums on Exhibition Road near London Earls Court. It opened in 1881.This museum is famous for its exhibition of dinosaur skeletons, and ornate architecture.
It takes about 20 minutes by foot from the Oxford Hotel to the Natural History Museum
Address: Cromwell Rd, London SW7 5BD
Phone: 020 7942 5000


Imperial College

Imperial College London has a high reputation around the world and it is ranked in the top 5 in UK .The Imperial College history can be traced back as far as the fifteenth century. Imperial college was a constituent college of University of London, specialising in science, engineering, medicine and business. It became independent of the university in 2007. According to Imperial College' Nobel laureates list, as of 2009, there have been 15 Nobel laureates associated with Imperial College London.
It takes 20 minutes by foot from the Oxford Hotel to The Imperial College London
Address: London SW7 2AZ
Phone: 020 7589 5111


London Hyde Park

Hyde Park is one of the largest parks in London, and one of the Royal Parks of London, famous for its Speakers' Corner. The park was the site of the Great Exhibition of 1851, for which the Crystal Palace was designed by Joseph Paxton.
The Oxford Hotel is less than 20 minutes walking to London Hyde Park.


The Sherlock Holmes Museum

The Sherlock Holmes Museum is a privately run museum in London, England, dedicated to the famous fictional detective Sherlock Holmes.
The Oxford Hotel is about 5 miles away from the Sherlock Holmes Museum, which is about 14 minutes without traffic.
Address: 221b Baker Street, London NW1 6XE
Phone: 020 7224 3688


Madame Tussauds London

The Oxford Hotel is about 5 miles from Madame Tussauds London, it is a museum and tourist attraction located in Central London, housed in the former London Planetarium. It is known for recreating life size wax models of celebrities. The attraction houses its famous Chamber of Horrors.
Address: Marylebone Rd, London NW1 5LR
Phone: 0871 894 3000


Oxford Street the Shopping District

Oxford Street is a major road in the City of Westminster in the West End of London. It is Europe's busiest shopping street, with around half a million daily visitors, and as of 2011 had approximately 300 shops.
The Oxford Hotel is about 4 miles away from Oxford Street, which is about 20 minutes by taxi (depends on the traffic)