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Somerset House in London

Somerset House

Somerset House is London’s working arts centre built on historic foundations around one of the most beautiful courtyards in Europe.

Situated at the very heart of the capital, it is home to the UK’s largest and most exciting creative community and is overflowing with new ideas, young businesses and fresh perspectives.

2020 will see an exciting programme including their annual summer series, Film 4 Summer Screen and Mushrooms exhibition. 

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The Doyle Collection’s London properties are delighted to partner with CityUnscripted to create bespoke private tours exclusively for guests around each hotel’s local area.

Spring/Summer tours include Snapshots of Kensington: A Photographic Experience at The Kensington, Baker Street and beyond: A Family Adventure at The Marylebone and Historic Soho to Covent Garden at The Bloomsbury.

CityUnscripted is a unique and unforgettable way to experience London. Unlike the traditional scripted city tours, CityUnscripted partners people with Local Hosts based on preferences and interests, allowing visitors to connect through shared passions and a variety of languages.

For more information and to book a tour (at cost) please speak to our reservations team on +44 20 7969 3915

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The Royal Society of Literature

The Royal Society of Literature was founded in 1820 by King George IV to "reward literary merit and excite literary talent". Today, alongside a world-class events programme, The Royal Society of Literature support authors both established and emerging with awards and grants, as well as managing a Schools Outreach programme to inspire the next generation of readers and writers.

Enhance your stay at The Bloomsbury, within London’s literary heartland with a visit to The Royal Society of Literature. 2020 events include Dressing Up in collaboration with the National Portrait Gallery and Monstrous Women with Nimco Ali, Maggie Gee, Laurie Penny and Shahida Bari.

The Dominion

The Dominion Theatre

Located next door to The Bloomsbury, guests can experience the magic of London’s West End with a show at The Dominion Theatre. Once the home of the long running musical We Will Rock You, in the last few years the theatre has hosted a number of iconic shows including The Bodyguard, Evita and An American In Paris.

2020 sees the opening of the new stage musical The Prince of Egypt.

The Royal Opera

The Royal Opera House

Located just 10 minutes’ walk from The Bloomsbury, the Royal Opera House is home to The Royal Opera and The Royal Ballet. Based in the iconic Covent Garden theatre, it is renowned for its outstanding performances of traditional opera and for commissioning new works by today’s leading composers and choreographers.

Upcoming performances include The Winter’s Tale, Manon and Coraline.