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St. James's Park

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Horse Guards Road | The Storeyard, London SW1A 2BJ, England
+44 300 061 2350
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This 90-acre park, the oldest Royal Park in London, features a large lake that is a wildlife sanctuary for ducks, geese, swans and even pelicans.
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  • Very good28%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“buckingham palace” (2,164 reviews)
“bird life” (117 reviews)
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Horse Guards Road | The Storeyard, London SW1A 2BJ, England
+44 300 061 2350
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Reviewed yesterday

This park is set right in the middle of London and is probably the best park of them all. There are beautiful buildings on either end, but for me what sets this park apart from the rest is the wildlife. A great place to go...More

Thank VikkiK91
Reviewed 2 days ago

Princess Diana memorial kids park is ubsutly amazing, the rose park is nice. bring nuts for the squirls.

Thank Benatalie
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We went here on the way to some where else but it was a lovely place to stop i the middle of the busy crowded city. There was great people watching, ducks, swan, geese and greenery. Very soothing and much appreciated to have a place...More

1  Thank SCtripchick
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Don't forget to wander through the park if you are visiting Buckingham palace, just steps away. Beautiful large park and an opportunity to relax.

Thank Gord M
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

It is a really nice place to relax yourself or to take a break while visiting London. You can take a take away meal and eat it in the park and trust me you will enjoy it a lot.

1  Thank Simone C
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

A relaxing walk through a vibrant park providing the lungs of a busy city. Plenty of wildlife, benches to enjoy the view and watch the park life.

Thank Kim E
Reviewed 2 days ago

This park is set in middle of London.Beautifully lai out and very quiet and peaceful.Perfect spot to relax and enjoy nature.

Thank David W
Reviewed 3 days ago

This park is layout for easy viewing of wild life and the Windsor Castle. There are easily accessed restrooms and eating places. The flowers are well maintained and the lawns mowed beautifully.

1  Thank Deborah B
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The park is just around the corner from our hotel... it has flowers, birds, squirrels and more... but that you find in so many parks.... what makes it special is it's location in front of buckingham palace. Still it's nice to go here for a...More

Thank Ronald_jelle
Reviewed 4 days ago

Wonderful place to enjoy a relaxing, pleasant stroll. Spacious well maintained, Close to Buckingham Palace.

1  Thank Paul G
If you only had an afternoon to experience London on a
grand scale, Westminster would be a wise place to
start. The ornate Houses of Parliament and Westminster
Abbey sit adjacent at a corner of Parliament Square,
and a short stroll along The Mall leads to Buckingham
Palace. Trafalgar Square and Nelson's Column are just
up the road as well. As captivating as the
architecture is, the wonders of Mother Nature are
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2 May 2017|
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Response from weller_katrina | Reviewed this property |
Go to the Chelsea Physic Garden its a real one off a treat and you will be seeing some of the oldest plantings in the UK its a real hidden gem
20 April 2017|
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Response from deliay2016 | Reviewed this property |
Only recently they put Tulips in the park. Now is the season.
22 October 2015|
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Response from Hammilly | Reviewed this property |
Oh absolutely. London in the Autumn is stunning and St James' with its beautiful gardens and myriad of tree varieties will not disappoint. The explosion of autumnal colours will not disappoint I can assure you. Two things to... More