Buckingham Palace

What? The official London residence of the Queen and her family and one of the few working Palaces in the world. The Palace has 775 rooms including 19 State Rooms. The famous Forecourt is where the Changing of the Guard takes place.buckingham-palace

Where? Buckingham Palace Road, SW1. Victoria Station is the nearest metro station to Buckingham Palace.

Buckingham Palace is only 12 minutes journey from our hotel, using the underground train (District line) from West Kensington station to Victoria station. After exiting Victoria station on to Buckingham Palace Road, turn right, and then continue walking straight for another 600 metres (around 7 minutes). You will then see the palace on your left hand side.

When? The State rooms of the Palace are open to the public every year in August and September.