Top 5 Enchanting Picnic Spots in London


London is known for its massive city parks and the popular culture of picnics. The city offers a multitude of picturesque picnic spots in the city, whether you prefer a tranquil hideaway, lakeside chilling or a bustling park, there’s something for everyone in the alluring capital, known for its lush green spaces. So, plan your visit and book an ideally located stay that sits alongside greenery at the luxurious Park Grand Paddington Court London Hotel, and head to one of the below listed fantastic locations for picnics, each with something unique to offer.

Hyde Park

The largest and most popular royal park in central London, Hyde Park is the most ideal picnic spot, if you want to find a green retreat amidst the buzz of the city. It’s also located at a walking distance from luxe hotels near Paddington Station UK where you can book a relaxing stay at the heart of all action.

Sit by the park’s idyllic Serpentine Lake and enjoy a picnic with a view of abundant wildlife and pedalos floating by. If you’re looking for a more secluded spot, Hyde Park’s Rose Garden is especially beautiful during the spring and summer months, filled with fragrant flowerbeds and aromas.

Kew Gardens

London’s serene Kew Gardens also known as the Royal Botanic Gardens is where you can spend hours exploring, relaxing and picnicking. Get your tickets and take your pick between formal gardens, lawns, and woodlands, for the perfect picnic place at Kew. During the springtime, enjoy the view of the Japanese cherry blossoms, bluebells, and magnolia, for the perfect picnic.

Primrose Hill

Look no further than London’s Primrose Hill if you’re looking to enjoy a picnic with a view. Grab what you need for your picnic baskets from the delectable delis and cafes lining the Primrose Hill streets and watch the sunset view over the city skyline.

Also, the beloved Paddington Bear movie was filmed in Primrose Hill, so make sure to check out the beautiful hues of Chalcot Square and Chalcot Crescent nearby and conclude your day with a light meal and soothing drinks at one of the exquisite restaurants near Park Grand Kensington for a wholesome day out!

Hampstead Heath

Ramble in the ancient woodlands and vast green spaces at North London’s tranquil Hampstead Heath. Enjoy a morning dip in its famous bathing ponds before the crowds arrive and head to the summit of Parliament Hill, a stellar spot to enjoy a picnic with stunning city views. If you’re looking for a more peaceful picnic experience, try finding a picnic spot in the surrounding Parliament Hill fields.

Kyoto Garden

Escape the hustle of city life without leaving the city and indulge in a peaceful picnic surrounded by colourful flora and cascading waterfalls at the Kyoto Garden in Holland Park. At this hidden gem in the heart of the city, you’ll find Japanese elements like stone lanterns, maple trees and a pond filled with koi carp, that create a soothing atmosphere, perfect for tranquil and intimate picnics.

Discover the beauty of London’s grand green spaces and make the most of your visit with a blissful picnic at one of these picturesque spots. Plan your trip today and look out for our exclusive hotel deals in London for incredible savings on a luxurious stay.