Accommodations in Great Britain
Flocked by culture lovers and history buffs, Great Britain offers its castle towns, archeological sites, and museums with its scenery as one of the most breathtaking anyone can lay their eyes on. In terms of urban destinations, Great Britain is home to one of the world’s cosmopolitan cities – London.
Visiting Great Britain whether you are exploring England, Scotland, or Wales is a lovely walk in the park. See the Stonehenge and Hadrian’s Wall, take break and see local life unfolds at Hyde Park or follow the mystery of Loch Ness. Dreamy vacations brought by various castles from Buckingham Palace to Edinburgh Castle, Great Britain will always be a great place to visit.
Wonderful memories in Great Britain are not just forged by its attractions but also formed from your relaxing stay. Let TravNow help you pick the right Great Britain hotel for you, whether you are looking for a boutique hotel in Glasgow or an affordable hotel in London. Enjoy the service and amenities you’ve always wanted in every hotel stay. TravNow not only offers a great list of properties to choose from, but also offers the best hotel deals. Reap big savings from our discounted rates and hotel deals when you book your Great Britain hotels on TravNow! Search, book and save with TravNow.
Before Your Visit to Great Britain
Great Britain allows visitors from certain countries to enter without any visa for up to 120 days. Visitors should check from their nearest British embassy regarding visa requirements. Some citizens on top of a visa are required to show proof sufficient funds as well as return tickets.
The busiest airport in Great Britain is London Heathrow Airport followed by Manchester Airport. Great Britain is at least 12 hours away by plane from Los Angeles and Hong Kong.
Things to do in Great Britain
Enjoying London to taking trips to the countryside, taking a vacation in Great Britain is like living inside a storybook. Historical and a relaxing place to enjoy for the whole family, here are some things you can do during your trip to Great Britain.
Tour around castles
Home to the world’s most visible royal families, it doesn't come as surprise that British castles are essential part of their tourism. Must-see of course, is Buckingham Palace along with the Tower of London. There are smaller castles everywhere with popular ones namely Dover Castle and Edinburgh Castle.
Travel in time with Great Britain’s historic monuments
Visit various museums, whether a local museum of the famed British Museum. Never miss Stonehenge when in Great Britain. Visit the Roman Baths as well as Hadrian’s Wall.
Explore the Countryside
Get out of London or Edinburgh. The real beauty of the British lies on its countryside. Idyllic, see Wales’ rolling hills and Cambria’s mountains. Not to mention the breathtaking Scottish Highlands.
Pub Life and Tea Time
Pub and tea are one of the things that are truly British. Head to the nearest pub and experience this culture. Or enjoy tea time and savor scones and sandwiches. Pinkies up!
Another way to see Britain’s beauty is to take a scenic ride with a bicycle. Cycle along Peak District or Lake District. Or spend the night at Northumberland International Dark Sky Park after a ride.
Places to Visit in Great Britain
Where to go to get acquainted with British life? Here are Great Britain’s top local destinations.
One shouldn’t miss UK’s capital city of London. See iconic landmarks from the Big Ben to those red phone booths. London is much alive anytime of the day and the perfect stop for first time visitors coming for a few days.
This city let you dip your toes to one of the best places on earth – Scotland. Visit the old town and head off to Arthur’s Seat. Best time to come is on New Year called Hogmanay and during their summer festival.
An industrial city, drop by at Glasgow and be impressed with its Victorian architecture. Have a different vibe from other major cities and also see why this city is regarded as Great Britain’s cultural powerhouse.
For a relaxed outdoor fun in Great Britain, visit Devon known for its beaches, good food, and picturesque landscape. Enjoy surfing, shopping at local’s market, picnics, visiting local pubs, and traversing its cliff facing coastline.
The Inner Hebrides
Looking for a place to escape the crowd? Visit this group of 79 islands, with only 35 of them as inhabited. At the Inner Hebrides, you will see plenty of off-the-beaten paths like rugged trails and white sand beaches. Here you will indulge in peace and a little solitude with a holy history of whisky.
Where to Stay: Hotels in Great Britain
With prime financial centers as one of its major cities along with the world’s top destinations, plenty of accommodations are available for all visitors. It is easy to search, and book your next stay when in Great Britain. Find these hotels on TravNow and enjoy the best hotel deals.
Looking for a luxury hotel in London close to the Buckingham Palace and the Big Ben? Book your stay at The Chelsea Harbour Hotel. Blessed with prime water views, all rooms are fitted with modern amenities and indulging services such as deep-soaking bathtubs with designer toiletries, full service spa, gym, and an indoor pool. Check out Travnow to book this hotel for less.
Going to Glasgow for business with leisure in mind? Book your stay in a hotel chain catering toward business travelers like Novotel Glasgow Centre. This city center hotel in Glasgow enjoys access to the business district as well as to key tourist attractions like McLellan Galleries and Glasgow West End.
Stay in a historic building when in Edinburgh when you book your hotel in Scotland with TravNow. The Scotsman Hotel was built in 1905, with 2000 as its last renovation. Stay in one of its 72 rooms, fitted with the modern comforts for today’s traveler. This hotel is close to St. Giles’ Cathedral and a stone away from Fruitmarket Gallery and City Art Center.