Journey through London’s murky past, to hear about the plague-ridden city, sinister actions of Jack the Ripper and torturous tales as you pass through the chamber at London Dungeons. This is one of London’s must-see attractions so choose hotels near London Dungeons to explore all the delights of the vibrant South Bank.
Having found a new home in County Hall along the South Bank, London Dungeons is bigger and better than ever. And, it’s much more than your average tour. Moving from show to show, the tales are brought by trained actors. You’ll descend into the heart of the dungeon in a medieval lift to discover the Gunpowder Plot and what really happened on that fateful night. We recommend the extremely funny Courtroom and Judge show before you step back into the present.
Combining your London Dungeon experience with entry to London’s other top attractions means big savings, so remember to ask about this option when you book your tickets. If your hotel is near London Dungeons, you’ll be well-placed to explore the South Bank’s other attractions. Discover a vibrant underwater world at The Sea Life London Aquarium, also found within County Hall. Admire awesome sharks, graceful turtles, friendly penguins and more at this popular attraction. For a different perspective, take a ride on the London Eye. At 135-metres tall, this huge observation wheel will give you panoramic river and city views. Meanwhile, nearby Westminster Bridge will lead you to the historic Houses of Parliament where you can marvel at the Neo-Gothic masterpiece and meeting place of the UK Government. Try a guided tour on weekdays through the summer, and Saturdays all year round, and be sure to gaze skywards towards Big Ben.
For scenic sightseeing, get on board with a boat trip along the River Thames. Hop on to one of the many sightseeing cruises from Westminster along the Thames, past the Tower of London and on to Greenwich to see the best of London. From peaceful river cruises to high-speed thrill rides with London RIB Voyages, there are plenty of options to choose from. Check out our great range of hotels near London Dungeons for a central London stay which will keep you close to the South Bank’s top attractions.