Guide to Strand in London
Strand which connects Trafalgar Square with Fleet Street runs parallel to the north bank of the Thames. If you are a Monopoly fan then you will be familiar with Strand as part of the red group of properties along with Fleet Street and Trafalgar Square.
The name Strand is derived from the old European word "strond/strand" meaning the the shore or beach of the sea or ocean.
Strand is home to Charring Cross Station with is a major hub for trains travelling in to and away from London so it is quite likely that if you are travelling in to London by overground train you could end up on the Strand. If you are travelling by limo and staying at one of the best hotels in London then the same is true as Strand his where the world famous Savoy Hotel is located. Simpson's in the Strand is one of the most quintessential British restaurants for a Sunday roast with table side service and a delicious choice of roast meats Beef being the speciality.
There are a number of other hotels in the nearby are the Strand Palace Hotel is one which offers decent rooms at a relatively low price whilst still being near the centre of London.
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Delicious, fresh seafood served in all the slender you would expect from The Savoy. Definitely a seafood restaurant...Read more
Part of The Savoy Hotel
One of London's oldest and most famous restaurants, Simpson's in the Strand delivers an experience that honours its...Read more
Part of The Savoy Hotel
Areas & Streets Near Strand
Popular Nearby Streets & Areas: Covent Garden (0.17km) Aldwych (0.17km) Aldwych (0.17km) Bedford Street (0.17km) Bedfordbury (0.17km) Bull Inn Court (0.17km) Burleigh Street (0.17km) Catherine Street (0.17km) Chandos Place (0.17km) Craven Passage (0.17km) Drury Lane (0.17km) Aldwych (0.19km) Burleigh Street (0.06km) Catherine Street (0.09km) Exeter Street (0.06km) Henrietta Street (0.18km) Maiden Lane (0.17km) Tavistock Street (0.08km) Wellington Street (0.08km) Aldwych (0.19km)
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