Christmas Markets and Fairs in London

by | Nov 11, 2017 | News | 0 comments

Christmas is just around the corner and London starts to become its very own winter wonderland. It’s no surprise that the capital is the best place to buy your Christmas gifts. With some of the best shopping districts in the world, you’ll find exactly what you’re looking for this Christmas.

To help you find the perfect and unique gift for your family and friends, the Ward Thomas team has put together some of our picks for the best Christmas Markets in London this festive season.

Top Five Christmas Market in London, 2017 –

Belgravia Christmas Sunday – on the 3rd of December, Elizabeth Street will transform into a winter wonderland. Belgravia Christmas Sunday hosts many craft and boutique market stalls, as well as lots of festive food, drink, and entertainment. This promises to be an excellent mix of traditional Christmas spirit with plenty of unique, handmade presents.

Wintertime at Southbank Centre – if you want something a little different this year, head to the Southbank Centre for their Nordic-themed Christmas market. The market begins on the 10th of November and lasts until the 4th of January, with special events throughout December. If you’ve wanted to know what a twenty-one-acre Nordic winter wonderland looks like, then you’re in for a treat this year.

Christmas by the River – now in its fourth year, Christmas by the River has arguably the most stunning backdrop to a Christmas market. The market is set up on London Bridge and has all of London’s most famous landmarks and skyline in the background. With sixty-eight stalls selling everything from unique winter fashion to artisan gifts, you will no doubt find the perfect gifts. Additionally, there’s plenty of festive food and drink.

Dolce & Gabbana’s Christmas Market – the world-famous designers, are taking over the fourth floor of Harrods with winter. With an eclectic mix of brand products and Italian sweets and foods, all set within an Italian piazza theme, you won’t find anything more niche this winter.

Chelsea Christmas Shopping Weekend – from the 2nd to the 3rd of December, Chelsea hosts its annual Christmas Shopping Weekend. Over fifty stores and restaurants across Chelsea will offer exclusive festive promotions and gifts that you won’t find anywhere else. Some of London’s most exquisite food and drink will complement one of the best Christmas markets in the capital. You can even enjoy a romantic horse and carriage ride, as well as a host of festive entertainment.


Some Great Reasons to Visit and Move to London –

London really knows how to put on a show, and this Christmas offers a plethora of unique festive markets. It’s no wonder why London attracts thousands of visitors each year. A lot of people decide to relocate to the capital because of the exciting events and entertainment on offer.

There is so much to do in London. It’s a foodie and fine-dining paradise, with some of the UK’s top restaurants and bars calling London home. The shopping districts in London are the envy of most other capital cities. If culture is your thing, you have your pick of the best theatres, galleries, and museums, historical places to visit. London has that much to do you’ll have to move here to experience them all.

Ward Thomas – London’s Favourite Removals Company –

If you’re planning on moving to London, then it’s essential that you book a removals company that offers the highest level of service. Ward Thomas is London’s prestige removals and storage company. From the first contact, we aim to build a picture of what our customers need so that we can provide the correct service for them.

The Ward Thomas team are time-served professionals, and they take a great sense of pride in their work. They have the best tools and equipment needed to undertake any removals job. We can move large objects from tall buildings; in addition, we can move fragile porcelain vases and antique furniture, ensuring that everything arrives in perfect condition. We understand that specific items need individual protective wrapping to ensure that the packaging doesn’t cause damage.

London is a fantastic place to visit, and an even better place to live. If you’re in the capital for this year’s festive markets and fairs and you’re thinking of relocating here, then Ward Thomas is here to make your move as stress-free as possible. We will discuss your move in detail well in advance of your moving date. Moreover, you’ll be relocated in the most efficient way possible, and all your possessions will arrive in perfect condition.

Contact us today to discuss your next relocation and our range of services.