It’s November, already. How did that sneak up on us? If you haven’t started your Christmas shopping yet, then don’t worry – check out our essential guide to the best places to shop this festive season, all within easy reach of Dolphin Square.
Some of London’s best boutiques can be found right on our doorstep, here in leafy SW1. If you’re looking for something special this Christmas then head to Elizabeth Street and browse the range of bespoke specialist stores for the perfect gift.
Fortnum & Mason
Perhaps some of the prettiest sights during the festive period are Fortnum and Mason’s delicious Christmas displays. Take your time and browse the seasonal sweet treats, however make sure you remember you are buying presents, and that they are not all for you… There are also some great shops for gifts especially for your sweet-toothed friends and family in Belgravia.
Just three Victoria Line tube stops away from Pimlico and you will find yourself on the UK’s most famous shopping street, Oxford Street. From high street shops to high-end department stores there are shops here to cater for most tastes. To avoid the crowds make the most of the late night shopping hours during December. What’s more, the famous Christmas lights will be switched on from 5pm, Tuesday 12th November which should help get you in a festive mood. Read more about late night shopping on Oxford Street.
Harrods: Christmas World
The dedicated team at Harrods certainly know how to celebrate Christmas in style. Christmas World can be found on the third floor of this world-renowned luxury department store. Here you will find a 2000 square foot space filled with Christmas cards, stocking fillers and decorations to browse.
SW1: Festive dates for your diary
28th November: The Spa in Dolphin Square’s annual Christmas Souk
1st December: Belgravia Christmas Sunday at Elizabeth Street & Pimlico Road
Every Saturday: Pimlico Farmers’ Market
Find out about staying in Dolphin Square’s serviced apartments this festive season