Christmas Shopping In London: Go In Style
Experience the festive season with Christmas shopping in London. Soak in the atmosphere, whilst buying Christmas presents for your loved ones. The Christmas lights in the city make it even more magical. The creative displays in the shops only add to the festive atmosphere, making shopping in the city an unforgettable experience. The Christmas songs playing in the shops just seem to make everyone sing along, getting everyone in the mood for a season of love and giving!
Make your whole experience a memorable one by spending your day in style by being driven around the city, to all your favourite shops by a top London Chauffeur Company. Take the stress out of using public transport and having to carry all your shopping bags. Or the added stress of finding parking in the city.
Let’s have a look at some of the places you could visit on your Christmas shopping trip.
- Oxford Street – there is something magical about the atmosphere in Oxford Street at Christmas time. This famous street is lit up with spectacular Christmas light displays. Whichever way you turn there are festive lights around you. Shop in the popular department stores. Explore Berwick Street and St Christopher’s Place, where you will find unique boutiques and restaurants if you fancy a bite to eat.
- Selfridges – also in Oxford Street, however, it needs a space of its own! The famous Christmas displays are a must-see on this trip. From stylish Christmas jumpers (not the ones your grandad would wear!) to luxury gifts that you will not find elsewhere. You can also pick up your prestigious Christmas tree that will make your home look stunning. Our V Class chauffeur hire service would be perfect to accommodate such item.
- Fortnum and Mason – are known to have one of the most breath-taking Christmas displays in the City. Their exclusive Christmas hampers make a perfect gift. There is an extravagant hamper to suit every personality and taste. Including a gluten-free hamper. They have some delightful personalised gifts.
- Hamleys – located in Regent Street, imagine Christmas without toys! Enter this toy magical toy store and show the younger ones of your family the love this Christmas. The selection of toys in Hamleys means that you will be spoilt for choice. For Harry Potter fans there is a new Harry Potter area. It has the largest assortments of Harry Potter Products in the UK.
Christmas Shop Harrods
Harrods is a must visit when you are shopping in London for Christmas. Their Christmas lights are simply breath-taking. Harrods Christmas World is actually one of the biggest Christmas Shops in London. They are famous for their Christmas designs to this year’s Christmas Teddy Bear – Louie – the first ever Christmas Bear to be made from recycled plush. This Christmas Harrods has been transformed into ‘The Fabulous World of Dior’, with a magical takeover of the Exhibition Windows, immersive pop-ups, and the gingerbread-themed Dior Café .
You could do all of your Christmas shopping in Harrods. There are creme de la creme gifts that are suitable for everyone. If you would like professional advice, you can use a personal shopper. Making your Christmas shopping experience even more enjoyable.
This Christmas shopping trip in London can really be one to remember. You can visit the store in a chauffeur driven BMW 7 series – we highly recommend this car. It is a long-wheelbase, super-comfortable, hybrid electric car, full of soft headrests and adjustable interior lighting.
See The Christmas Lights
What would Christmas shopping be like without seeing the Christmas Lights? Oxford Street has always been known to have the most extravagant lights at Christmas. This year is no different. This year’s theme in Oxford Street is ‘It’s the Love You Give’. With 300,000 dazzling LED lights and over 5,000 twinkling LED stars, prepare to be dazzled!
Regent Street is the place where the Christmas lights’ tradition started back in 1954. They usually have a mesmerising angelic design. This year’s theme is the returning to the capital ‘The Spirit of Christmas’. You can also enjoy the musical performances in the street in the evenings.
Bond Street had an enchanted peacock-inspired theme last year. We are looking forward to this year’s theme, which is inspired by The Imperial State Crown. Carnaby Street is having an exclusive look this year as the shopping district is celebrating 25 years of the Carnaby seasonal lights displays. The theme is called ‘Carnaby Celebrates’ and combines the best 14 themes they have had over the years. The installation includes a dazzling globe surrounded by floating planets, glittering Rolling Stones tongues, neon lyrics from Queen’s ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’, underwater scenes, huge robins, a giant snowman, and palm trees.
London is a magical place to visit for your Christmas shopping. With so many shops to choose from, you will be spoilt for choice. Christmas is a time of love and togetherness. To make it one to remember, book your London Luxury Chauffeur car.