Best Ice Skating Rinks In London
Winter is here everyone…. That means; Ice skating season is back again. This year is even going to be bigger and better. Hope you are not missing out on an opportunity to skate around with friends and family. Even if you fall, thats ok, at least you tried haha !!
The perfect winter day is brought to you by Somerset House. London's number one Ice Skating Rink. Somerset House is opened day and Night for your skating convenience, with its beautiful scenery and loads of activities, you cannot go wrong. They have cool new additions to 2017 itinerary, this includes Skate Lates, a specially curated programme of music nights throughout the season- the perfect start to your weekend. Grab some goodies at Fortnum’s Lodge with one of the Skate Extras they have to offer, all designed for two to share. Do not want to skate, afraid of the ice just like me? Well you are not left out, you can watch all the action rink-side from the Skate Lounge. The West Wing will once again transform into Fortnum’s Christmas Arcade
When: Wednesday 15 November 2017- Sunday 14 Jan 2018
Tube: Temple / Charing Cross / Convent Garden
Get more information at https://www.somersethouse.org.uk/whats-on/skate-somerset-house
It is home to the largest open air ice rink in the UK, it is set around Hype Park’s Victorian bandstand under a canopy of sparkling lights. This provides the perfect place for some Winter skating. There are so many more activities to enjoy from,when you get tired and looking for something else to do, you can join the other festivities that are taking place at Winter Wonderland. The ice skating rink is ideal for all ages and abilities, looking for the best family activity, don’t look any further. Here is the best location whether you are a beginner or want to show of your skills on the rink.
Where: Hyde Park, London, W2 2UH
Price: Prices vary depending on time of day and whether it is off peak or peak season, adult tickets start from £9.50, child - £7.50, Family- £30. For more information on the prices visit here
Tube: Hyde Park Corner
Experience another outdoor ice rink in Canary Wharf. It is November so, we already know that the Ice Rink at Canary Wharf will be back up and running for 16 magical weeks of ice skating in the picturesque surroundings of Canada Square Park. When you get tired of skating and are looking to eat, drink or grab some goodies, Canary Wharf is the spot. There are plenty of restaurants, bars, and shops surrounding the ice rink. Suitable for Family and friends, and there is never a dull moment at Canary Wharf.
When: 4th November 2017- 24th February 2018, Times vary depending on weekdays or weekends, but generally it is opened from 9:00am to 10:45pm.
Where: Canada Square Park, Canary Wharf, London, E14 5AB
Price: Prices vary from adult to children, whether it is off peak to peak season but generally early bird is £9.95, adult £14.50, child is £10.50. For more information on prices you can go here
Tube: Canary Wharf station
Tickets: Get your tickets here