Finsbury neighbourhood guide

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Among the many vibrant districts in London, Finsbury is at the top of the list when it comes to culture, entertainments and community. The local area is full of fun things to do and activities to take part in. The strong sense of community and rich cultural background make it one of the most popular spots in London.

There’s no better place to experience London than at our Finsbury Square London hotels. You’ll be at the heart of the most vibrant city in the world surrounded by colourful streets and bustling retail districts. It can be hard making your way around a new area so we’ve put together this handy neighbourhood guide to help you plan your trip and get a heads up on the things to see around Finsbury.

Finsbury Park

If you’re more of an outdoor person, the park in Finsbury is the perfect place to get some fresh air and stretch your legs. With acres of open fields, it is the perfect place for a family picnic or an afternoon with the kids playing sports. The quaint scenery is worlds away from the hectic Underground and the busy city streets, making it the perfect place to escape and read a book. The convenient location near the local Tube station means you won’t have too far to travel from The Marble Arch By Montcalm London. There are always local events taking place at Finsbury Park so be sure to take a trip there while you’re in London.

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Park Theatre

Clifton Terrace, London

If it’s entertainment you seek, be sure to check out the iconic Park Theatre on your London break. The colourful venue was established by theatrical enthusiasts and artistic directors Jez Bond and Melli Marie. The aim was to create a cultural beacon for creativity in the local area and they have done just that. The intimate theatre consists of two stages that regularly hosts renowned theatre troupes as well as local and undiscovered talent. You’ll struggle to find somewhere else in London that features such raw and diverse talent.

Castle Climbing Centre

Manor House Green Lanes, London

Stay active on your tour of London and head to the Castle Climbing Centre in the heart of Finsbury. Put your body to the test as you make your way up the intense walls of this popular climbing hotspot. The centre welcomes people of all abilities so even if you’re a beginner you can still get involved and try something new.

Rowans Bowl

Stroud Green Road, London

Rack them up and knock them down at the best bowling alley in town. The popular neon-clad hangout has become a hotspot for friends and families looking for a bit of fun and some friendly competition. Get kitted out in some cool new shoes and spend the night knocking down pins, enjoying drinks and laughing along with your fellow bowlers. Bowling is a classic way to spend an evening so be sure to check out Rowans on your trip to Finsbury.