Holloway is a lively enclave and gateway to the British capital. From a proud football heritage to a diverse, multicultural community, the neighbourhood captures the unique urban energy of London. Join a tour of Emirates Stadium, enjoy a show at a local theatre and head into Central London to visit big-ticket attractions.
Things to do in Holloway
Shop and dine on Holloway Road, a vibrant thoroughfare lined with boutiques, vintage stores and international eateries. Enjoy coffee and cake at a trendy café and settle into a traditional British pub for a hearty meal and pint of ale.
Book a behind-the-scenes tour of Emirates Stadium, one of the most iconic sporting venues in the United Kingdom. The stadium is home to Arsenal Football Club and can seat more than 60,000 fans. Walk down the players' tunnel, peer into the changing rooms and step onto the grassy pitch. The onsite Arsenal Museum showcases memorabilia dating back to the 1880s when the club was founded. See jerseys, goalkeeper gloves, trophies and more.
Enjoy a night of culture at the Pleasance Theatre. A cultural hub, the theatre hosts an array of performances, including theatre, comedy and live music. Catch iconic productions like “Wicked”, “The Lion King” and “Les Misérables” at world-famous theatres in the West End.
From Hyde Park to Westminster Abbey, Holloway offers easy access to iconic London attractions. Snap photos with your favourite celebrities at the Madame Tussauds wax museum and be amazed by shimmering gemstones, taxidermy animals and an enormous blue whale skeleton at the Natural History Museum. Head to Borough Market to stock up on everything from artisan cheese to fresh British strawberries.
Getting around Holloway
Holloway is pedestrian-friendly and easy to get around on foot. The neighbourhood is in Islington, 30 minutes from Central London by car or train. Holloway Road Underground Station offers access to the Piccadilly Line. Double-decker buses are a fast and affordable way to cover longer distances. Heathrow Airport is a one-hour drive away.