There’s just something about London that sparks excitement in just about everyone around Christmas time. December is always a busy time to visit London because everyone from all over the world wants to experience Christmas like they have seen on TV and in the movies. If you have that type of family to take a family photo for your Christmas cards, or you just want one of those festive Instagram pictures – sit down, relax and enjoy Urban Stay’s Top 5 Picks for The Best Spots for Christmas Photos in London.

1. Annabel’s


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Annabel’s is one of the most elegant clubs in the world. The club is based at 46 Berkley Square and is home to many exclusive members. In order to become a member you have to be recommended by someone that is already a part of the Annabel’s member club. Virgil Abloh, Rosie Huntington, Madonna and many other celebrities have spent their time at the one and only Annabel’s.
During Christmas season the Annabel’s in London decorates their entrance with a huge Christmas Tree since 2018.

2. The Ivy Chelsea Garden


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This is one of the most spectacular festive displays in the heart of Chelsea. If you’ve been on Instagram recently, you may have noticed all your favourite influencers and friends have been snapping pictures outside of what looks like Narnia’s Christmas Wonderland. Now you finally know where it actually is.

3. Natural History Museum Ice Rink


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The Ice Rink at the Natural History Museum is one of the most magical places to be this winter. Experience the thrill of skating surrounded by fairy lights nested in frost-covered trees, with the smell of mulled wine in the air.

4. Covent Garden


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A Covent Garden Christmas is a Christmas like no other. Covent Garden is filled with Christmas trees, lanterns and sparkling fairy lights. From warming Christmas markets to exciting festive performances and luxury designer shopping, there are lots of magical festive things to do nearby.

5. Winter Wonderland


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We couldn’t write a blog post about the Best Spots for Christmas Photos in London and skip Winter Wonderland. Nothing says Christmas in London quite like Winter Wonderland in Hyde Park. From thrilling fairground rides and ice skating to charming Christmas markets and family shows, join in the seasonal fun at Winter Wonderland in London.


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