Buckingham Palace serves as both the office and London residence of Her Majesty The Queen. It is one of the few working royal palaces remaining in the world today, and houses the offices of the Royal Household and is the workplace of 450 people. In addition The Palace is the London residence of the Duke of York and the Earl and Countess of Wessex.
Buckingham Palace has 775 rooms including 19 State rooms, 52 Royal and guest bedrooms, 78 bathrooms and 188 staff bedrooms.
During August & September, visitors can explore the State Rooms; visit the spectacular Palace Ballroom and the Palace gardens. The magnificent State Rooms are decorated with some of the greatest treasures from the Royal Collection, including paintings by Rembrandt, Rubens and Canaletto and sculpture by Canova. On display in the Palace Ballroom is the traditional horseshoe-shaped table used for State Banquets’ as well as jeweled cups, shields, sconces & ivory tankards. The tour will take you along the south side of the Palace’s gardens with views of the lake.
The Forecourt of Buckingham Palace is used for Changing of the Guard a major ceremony that takes place at 11.30 every day in summer, every other day in winter. The ceremony lasts about 45 minutes and is free to watch.
Buckingham Palace is located between Green Park, Hyde Park and St James’s Park.Nearest Tube: The nearest stations are Green Park to the north; Victoria Station & St James Park stations to the south. Hyde Park Station is to the west.
Buses: Bus routes to Buckingham Palace include the 2B, 3, 9, 14, 16, 19, 22, 25, 30, 36, 38, 52, 73, 74, 82, 137, 509 & 510.
Train: Victoria Railway Station.
Opening Hours: Opening dates are based on the Queen's schedule.
Opening hours are usually between 9:30am - 6:30pm (last admission is 4:15pm).
Location: Covent Garden
This is a superbly located and very well furnished studio apartment. All of the details have been exceptionally well thought through with all space being utilised to maximise the guests' experience.
Property code: 51843
Price from: £120 per night
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