The Notting Hill Carnival
In London for the Notting Hill Festival? Enjoy fun, relaxation and luxury with a stay at Fraser Suites Queens Gate, London.
The Notting Hill Carnival is one of the biggest street events in the UK. The annual event was established in 1966 in the affluent suburb of Notting Hill and in the borough of Kensington and Chelsea, during August. This year it takes place during Sunday 28th August and Monday 29th August and all the action kicks off from around 9.00am on both days.
The festival is led by members of the British West Indian community and attracts over 1 million revellers from all over the world.
Sample some amazing street food at the parade including the mouth watering Jerk Chicken, Curried Goat and Rice and Peas. Also, some of the carnival bands to play at the carnival include Bajan Revellers, South Connections, D Riddim Tribe and the Genesis Carnival Band.
Stay in luxurious surroundings in one of our serviced apartments near Notting Hill. Fraser Suites Queens Gate offers you an array if apartments to suit small groups or families.
If you’re visiting the festival in the afternoon and fancy a couple of refreshments before taking in the festival then why not check out our lobby bar? Trendy, modern and serving cocktails, beers and wine its a great place to start your day of adventure.
Reaching the carnival from Queens Gate is relatively simple. Take an uberX cab and it won’t take you longer than 13 minutes to arrive in the heart of all the festival, costing around £9.
The carnival runs till 2.00am but if you want to enjoy other parts of the city, there are many restaurants near to Notting Hill for some food including the very popular Honest Burger. Situated near to Ladbroke Square Garden on Portobello Road, sample some good beer and tasty burgers at a reasonable price.
If you’ve still not booked your trip with us, check out the availability of our serviced apartments near Notting Hill, by using the booking button on this page.