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Camden Guide: Spend Less, Do More

Welcome To Camden

Camdon-High-Street-ShoppingAttracting over five million tourists per year, Camden is a bustling and vibrant suburb of London that is easily accessible and famed for its open-air markets and busy nightlife. This flamboyant suburb has strong multicultural roots and is particularly popular with musicians and artists.

Accommodation in Camden is suitable for any kind of holiday, and is ideally located to access all areas of major interest, including those in the centre of London. Accommodation options here are plentiful, and range from cheap hostels and B & Bs to five-star hotels. 

Top 3 Things in Camden

  1. Brick Lane was once notorious as the stalking ground of Jack the Ripper, but is now a modern site of superb international restaurants, clubs and galleries.
  2. Live music fills Camden’s pubs and clubs, and has been instrumental in establishing the careers of many singers and groups that are now household names. The world-famous Barfly is a venue not to be missed.
  3. Well-established comedy venues are very popular and feature many of the UK’s leading performers.

Camden Markets

Camden-Street-MarketCamden is most famous for its numerous outdoor markets, and there are six separate markets that attract people every day of the week – particularly at weekends. The Camden Lock Market focuses primarily on arts and crafts, and stalls are visually stunning. The Stables Market is the largest of the markets mainly selling branded clothing. Weekend visits to the markets are particularly enjoyable, with street entertainers and live musicians playing to the 100,000 people who head to the area. 

Where to Stay: Camden Hotels 

Camden accommodation provides a complete range of choices, from the overtly luxurious to the cheap and cheerful. Options include a number of high-end hotels that also incorporate classy bars, restaurants, gyms and spas, and Camden also features many mid-range hotels that are competitively priced and well appointed. For students and backpackers, cheap hotels in Camden are numerous and well priced, particularly if visitors are prepared to share bathroom facilities or even stay in dormitory-style accommodation.

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