Exciting Summer Adventures Await in London: 6 Reasons to Visit


There is nothing quite like the London summer. From June to September, people from all around the world travel to London city to experience the capital’s amazing summer season. Read on to make the most of the summertime in London with food festivals, concerts, parks and gardens in full bloom and the benefits of booking your stay with The Montcalm Club hotels. We have curated six worthwhile reasons to visit and enjoy London this summer.

Taste of London Food Festival 

Summer is the best time to indulge in London’s vibrant culinary scene with the ultimate food celebration at Regent’s Park. The city’s Taste of London food festival, running for five days in June this year brings 150 dishes from some of the most exciting restaurants in the city, theatrics, live entertainment, and a lot more, perfect to take in the summer vibes. Experience it all, be it learning new chef skills, or finding yourself transported to a sunny bar in Italy, this food festival is the ultimate food lovers’ paradise.

The BBC Proms Season 

One unmissable event to add to your summer itinerary in London is the Proms. Summer is officially all about the Proms in the capital city- A BBC Orchestral event, running for eight weeks from July to September at the iconic Royal Albert Hall venue. It is one of the greatest classical music festivals in the world, where you can experience everything from choral work and large-scale symphonic to intimate chamber concerts and exciting music debuts.

Best Time to Enjoy the City’s Open Theatre Scene 

London’s thriving art scene offers something special to enjoy for everyone in the summertime. Make time to attend an enchanting outdoor theatre show at the oh-so-popular Regent’s Park Open Theatre for an unforgettable experience. If you fancy something a little unique, enjoy open-air movie screenings, perfect for romantic summery date nights or a casual evening in the park with your cherished ones. Soak in the good vibes and atmosphere and call it a day with sumptuous food and drinks at an exquisite West End restaurant nearby for a wholesome experience.

The Cherry Blossom Season

Get your camera ready and enjoy the stunning view of cherry blossoms in some of London’s best parks and streets. Plan your visit to the royal Kensington Gardens where you’ll be greeted by beautiful cherry blossom trees near Albert Memorial. You can also find cherry blossoms in full bloom at St. James Park and Kew Gardens.

Summer at Kew

Summer at London’s Kew Gardens is a time to enjoy the perfect family-friendly day out, if you are travelling with kids. Don’t miss out on exploring the Woodland Garden and Queen’s Garden at Kew for a view of beautiful blooms and bright summer flora and fauna. Enjoy nature trails, and wellbeing sessions to add to the memorable experience.

If you’re planning a relaxing summer holiday in London, treat yourself to relaxing spa breaks in London later, with luxurious treatments that instantly rejuvenate your body and mind.

Notting Hill Carnival

Join London’s biggest street party and one of the most popular carnivals in the city for an experience to remember. See the streets of West London filled with Caribbean colours and music during the spectacular Notting Hill Carnival. Enjoy the view of costumed performers, as elaborate parades wind their way through the vibrant West End streets in the carnival parade. Make memories as you groove to the beats of calypso music and steel bands and visit the tempting food stalls to satiate your cravings.

Without a doubt, London is the place to be for its lively summer season with something to see and do for people of all ages and interests. While you are enjoying London summers and its best offerings, discover comfort and luxury with our London hotel’s special offers and enjoy the best of the city with savings on a fulfilling stay!