Hampstead is quite literally a breath of fresh air within the big city. It offers the perfect mix of wide-open space, tree-lined streets, cosy pubs and restaurants yet its excellent transport links will get you to Central London in minutes. That you can stay at one of our Hampstead hotels is all the more reason to base yourself in this delightful part of London.
Hampstead Heath is the jewel in NW3’s crown. This vast open space has swimming ponds, hills, woods, grasslands, parks, a lido, hills and some not-to-be-missed panoramic vistas.
See Modernist architecture at its best in this home designed by influential architect, Erno Goldfinger. It’s now a National Trust property.
The final resting place of Karl Marx, Highgate Cemetery is a tranquil space filled with some of the best examples of memorial and funereal architecture and design. Guided tours available.
Make a short journey to Camden Market and you’ll think you’ve landed on another planet. Bright, colourful, loud and busy, Camden Market is a wonderful concoction of second-hand shops and stalls, leather, shoes and objects, sights, sounds and smells from across the world.