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London
Basic price from
£120
1 nights accom. & travel  for 40 students and 4 staff
English school trips to London

English school trips to London

With our bespoke English studies school trip to London your students have the opportunity to discover the influence London has had on many leading writers. Touring the streets reveals the urban settings of many novels based around the city and you can offer your group the experience of witnessing some of the literacy landmarks like the Bloomsbury district and Poet’s Corner. Take a visit to the iconic Shakespeare’s Globe which was specifically designed as an outlet for the Bard’s myriad works, here your students can experience the traditional English dialect being performed as it would have been in historic times. Our English school tours to London are sure to ignite a passion and new found appreciation of English in your group.

Suggested Itinerary

Sample 2 night/ 3 day

  • day
    1

    • Arrive in London
    • Walking tour
  • day
    2

    • Madame Tussauds
    • Workshop at Shakespeare’s Globe
    • Evening Show (West End or Globe).
  • day
    3

    • London Eye
    • Return to school

N.B The basic 'from' prices do not include excursions, for a full package price... Request a quote >>

Accommodation

London Accommodation - Royal National Hotel

Royal National Hotel

  • Fantastic central location
  • Great value accommodation in the heart of London

In terms of value and location the Royal National hotel is second to none in London.

Location: Located just off central Russell Square the hotel is opposite the British Museum and walking distance from the West End.

Facilities: As well as a sizeable restaurant the hotel also offers a cafe and bar area in the reception area as well as meeting rooms and a gift shop. The hotel is entirely wheelchair accessible.

Accommodation: Twin or triple rooms are normally offered for students with singles or twins for staff. All rooms are en-suite with televisions and tea & coffee making facilities.

Meals: Breakfast is served daily in the hotel’s restaurant and evening meals are also available.

London Accommodation - Hillspring Lodge

Hillspring Lodge

  • Ideal for coach groups
  • Quiet location with easy access to central London

Hillspring Lodge is ideal for coach groups as it offers on-site parking & convenient access into central London. Located in leafy Willesden Green, it offers comfortable rooms & excellent indoor & outdoor communal spaces.

Location: Willesden Green, a short walk from Jubilee Line (Zone 2) allowing easy access into central London

Facilities: Spacious communal areas, including restaurant, bar & lounge. Free tea/coffee & water throughout the day. On-site coach parking. Meeting rooms available to book (for up to 25 people) at a supplement.

Accommodation: Groups are usually accommodated in 4 bed dorms with washbasins – shared bathrooms & toilets are located on corridor, with additional facilities in the basement. A small number of ensuite rooms are available. All rooms have free lockers & free wifi. The hostel is staffed 24 hours & operates a security card system to limit access to rooms/areas of the hostel & has comprehensive CCTV coverage.

Meals: Buffet breakfast is included. Packed lunches & evening meals available.

Quick Tip: This is just a small sample of possible accommodations available. Please contact us for more information.


Subject Specific Excursions

Walking tour of London

Make the most of your visit to London by hiring a qualified and knowledgeable Blue Badge guide. By foot, public transport, or coach – your guide will help you make the most of your visit.

Shakespeare's Globe - Theatre Workshops

Based under Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre, this engaging and informative exhibition explores the life of Shakespeare. A fascinating guided tour inside the theatre reveals the story of its reconstruction and you can organise a workshop for your students to participate in.

West End Work Shop

Show-specific workshops - we work with a variety of well-established companies who can provide workshops relating to a specific West End show you are seeing. It is possible to arrange a short Q&A with a current or ex-cast member to get an insider’s view behind the scenes of your favourite show (Subject to availability).

The Making of Harry Potter

Warner Bros. Studio Tours is an extraordinary world of authentic props, costumes, models and wizardry. Appreciate the incredible detail of the sets, investigate the technology of animatronics and enjoy sheer magic watching your students ride their broomsticks.

Theatre trips

Seeing a West End show is very popular for school groups in “Theatreland”, with over 13 million spectators per year. Along with New York's Broadway, West End theatre is considered to represent the highest level of commercial theatre in the English speaking world.

Madame Tussauds

Millions of people have flocked through the doors of Madame Tussauds since they first opened over 200 years ago and it remains just as popular as it ever was. Mingle with your favourite celebrity wax figures at one of London's most famous attractions.

Chocolate Films Workshop

A unique opportunity to participate in a half or full day workshop with this independent film company, enabling participants to take their creativity, imagination and skills to the next level. Drama students will love the “Script To Screen” day – incorporating acting, directing and production design, whereas the Tablet workshop encourages students to create movies using the technology at their fingertips.

Quick Tip: If you have an excursion in mind which you don't see listed, please get in touch so we can do our best to arrange it for you!

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Call our friendly team today on 01273 648 248 or submit your details online below and we'll get back to you soon!


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