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Covent Garden

Covent Garden, London WC2E 9DD, England
+44 20 7240 9731
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Filled with restaurants, bars, markets and boutiques, London's premier tourist center offers fabulous shopping by day, and the destination of theatergoers and patrons of the Royal Opera House by night.
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good33%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“street performers” (1,129 reviews)
“market stalls” (423 reviews)
“transport museum” (140 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 20:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Covent Garden, London WC2E 9DD, England
Covent Garden
+44 20 7240 9731
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Reviewed yesterday

We had visited Covent Garden while on a previous stay in London. It had been an enjoyable experience and so whilst in London again, we thought that we would visit again. After paying a visit to the London Transport Museum which is located next door,...More

Thank BigHugh51
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Covent Garden is in the West End, London’s main theatre and entertainment area. Tourists fill its elegant, car-free Piazza, home to fashion stores, crafts at the Apple Market and the Royal Opera House. Street entertainers perform by 17th-century St. Paul’s Church, and the London Transport...More

Thank Kanon123
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Covent Garden is one of my favourite areas in London. It has beautiful shops and a bustling atmosphere.

Thank Annie D
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Large gift shopping complex. Many tchotchkes. Crowded, noisy, touristy. Don’t feel obligated to go. Reminded me of Chelsea Pier in NYC. Meh

Thank Richard L
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Covent Garden truly is a fantastic part of London. Filled with theatres and restaurants, this is a bustling area of the city with markets, live music and entertainment lining the streets. There are also high end retail shops also. It's a favourite of mine at...More

Thank Lucy H
Reviewed yesterday

Cool area with lots of shops and restaurants. Cobblestones road s and Flea market setup on the day we were there. We went a couple of times to this area. It’s a great place to walk around.

Thank J531FWcindyp
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

With its eating places and shops it's worth visiting. The street performers are a good distraction. Well worth a visit.

Thank johnecoyote
Reviewed yesterday

Love going here, always visit when in London, lots going on outside being entertained free by local Artists,lots of nice cafes and shops

Thank Patricia P
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Loving how nice covent garden is in the centre of London. U normally see magician do some magic in front of the people in the morning. You can get quality and fast food too. Sunday’s the most enjoyable day

Thank Jo H
Reviewed 2 days ago

The Covent Garden Market and surrounding shops are just a delightful place to visit. There are excellent restaurants in the main plaza and on the side streets, and dozens of cute boutiques and interesting kiosks. One of the things we liked best were the buskers...More

Thank lkh75017
Covent Garden
Whether you're headed here to check out the multitude
of shops, theaters, cafes, pubs, and restaurants, or
simply to be among the multitude of people who pass
through this pretty part of town, you'll love soaking
up the festive and historic atmosphere in and around
Covent Garden. Even if you don't have tickets to the
opera or a show at one of the many famous theaters
here, don't be surprised if find yourself captivated
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26 August 2017|
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Response from Madhusudan K | Reviewed this property |
1. Not in Covent Garden that I am aware of. Any of the big stations (Euston, Kings Cross, Victoria, Paddington,etc) offer left luggage facilities. I recently stumbled across something called luggage hero which claims to give... More
Tina D
18 August 2017|
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Response from JHA4139 | Reviewed this property |
Maxwells is good
Joan W
9 June 2017|
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Response from 882will | Reviewed this property |
I like the place, just maybe I'm at the wrong timing for my lunch. Sure I will be back again. Love the food for sure.