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Somerset House Ice Rink

Somerset House, The Strand, London, England
+44 844 847 1520
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Spirit of Xmas in November

Whilst in London for the week-end my wife booked a surprise session at the Ice rink at Somerset... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Kiltedhugh
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Norwich, United Kingdom
Really well dobe

Came here within its first few days of opening. Such a beautiful building and really nicely... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
cat89Hampshire
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Sevenoaks, United Kingdom
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LOCATION
Somerset House, The Strand, London, England
Trafalgar Square / Embankment
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+44 844 847 1520
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Reviewed yesterday

Whilst in London for the week-end my wife booked a surprise session at the Ice rink at Somerset House for my daughter. Although it was my birthday it was worth it to see her enjoying her treat on a beautiful day in perfect surroundings. Organisation...More

Thank Kiltedhugh
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Came here within its first few days of opening. Such a beautiful building and really nicely decorated for Christmas. The bar next door was great for post skating drinks and watching others skate. All the skates are new and fairly comfortable.

Thank cat89Hampshire
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Went here Friday evening with the family....young children and teenagers. Helpful and friendly staff. The Marshalls are fantastic at helping and encouraging younger skaters to skate and build their confidence on the ice. Thank you. There's a smaller rink to the side of the main...More

Thank mipinions
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

Probably not working in winter. I had the impression it was very pricy. Last winter in December I came to watch the Ice skating. It was so beautiful though very crowded. While here you should go to the next building in which the impressionists permanent...More

Thank DANIELLA107
Reviewed 12 May 2017

It is a nice place, normally with lots of people but you can practising ice skating good because they have enough space, each year they have a benefactor who put a Christmas tree in front of the track.

Thank phoebe_laura
Reviewed 23 January 2017 via mobile

Having tried all of the ice skating rinks in London over the last few years we decided to return to our favourite! Stunning back drop while you skate along with good staff! Very organised compared to other ice rinks.

Thank zoetalbot
Reviewed 17 January 2017

so much fun and a great way to begin the holidays. Skated with my two tennage children. Skates were in good condition and rink was very nice. would defintely do it again

Thank kay m
Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

Beautiful location , then back drop is stunning , a little on the expensive side but what do you expect for London ! The skates they provided could have been a bit nicer they were torn and ripped in places . And as we arrived...More

Thank Collins16
Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

Booking online is essential, as is printing out the tickets. This was well managed and skaters of all ages and abilities looked like they enjoyed themselves. It is surrounded by beautiful neoclassical architecture, which encourages you to visit one or more of the exhibitions inside....More

Thank NinjaS84
Reviewed 13 January 2017

Visited here for the opening press night and what a great night. Having not ice skated for a number of years and despite the rain, I had a great time. Very festive and food and drink were divine with a lot of choice. My favourite...More

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Nearby
Trafalgar Square / Embankment
With its iconic Nelson’s Column, majestic oversized
lions and brightly-lit fountains, Trafalgar Square is
not just considered the heart of this bustling London
hub, but the very core of the city itself. Beyond this
esteemed gathering place are more famous icons, as
well as a disproportionate numbers of the city’s most
popular cultural attractions including the National
Gallery and many West End theaters. Along the way to
...More
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phil w
19 October 2017|
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Response from phoebe_laura | Reviewed this property |
Yes, all of them
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Julie T
25 September 2017|
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I am not sure, they have a small house for rent all the things so maybe
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boguloz
20 December 2016|
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Response from Karen J | Reviewed this property |
I would call on the morning of the day and check. It's always super popular so I've only ever booked in advance. I'd assume it'd only be possible at a quiet time, mid morning perhaps, if at all.
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