ICE SKATING AT LONDON
One of the best things about the approach of winter is the return of London’s ice rinks. Located throughout the city, the selection varies from well established rinks situated by royal palaces to more recent additions bordered by some of the city's most impressive landmarks. They’re only open for a limited time so get your skates on before it's too late.
Ice Skating in London is a tradition that has been drawing in the crowds since the world's first artificial ice rink (known as a Glaciarium) was made in Chelsea in 1876.
At present There are many of them across the city This is our list of the best ice rinks open in London during winter and Christmas 2015/2016
Just in central London, positioned directly beside the London Eye and facing the Thames is the best located rinks in the city.As this is one of the city’s newer rinks, skates and sundries are still in fine fittle. Discount packages are available if you’d like to combine a rotation on the Eye with your 45 minute skate session or both can be booked individually.
ALEXANDRA PALACE ICE RINK
The biggest and best permanent ice rink in London located at Alexandra Palace, is an ideal place for a festive skate because it's indoors so you don't have to rely on the weather to ensure a skating session. The grand indoor rink is open all year round and offers a range of other activities, such as ice hockey and figure skating classes
HAMPTON COURT PALACE ICE RINK
Located on the west front of Henry VIII's historic home, the 900-square-metre rink with nice views of the palace especially when lit up after dark are perfect to enjoy a great session of skating. If you’re not confident on the ice you can ask for an instructor to give you a supervised skating session.
SOMERSET HOUSE ICE RINK
Somerset House provide one of the best ice skating experiences in the Capital and its a Nightclub with nice soundtracks which are particularly popular with dating couples
CANARY WHARF ICE RINK
If you’re unable to travel to New York’s Rockefeller Center ice rink, you can, at least, approximate the experience at Ice Rink Canary Wharf. One of London's largest ice rinks to enjoy one of the best ice skate experience in the city, for those who prefer to simply watch on as others skating, there is a large warm outdoor viewing terrace where you can see the ice rink. Also there are many restaurants and pubs around.
BROADGATE ICE RINK
London's longest running ice rink returns to its new location of Exchange Square in 2015, only a couple of minutes from Liverpool Street Station so City workers can disconnect from work having a nice and funny activity together. Also is a good place for Christmas shoppers to take a break at the ice rink .
Let’s book a session and have fun.