London really is a city where you can shop ‘til you drop! With a plethora of retail experiences from quirky markets and antiques to lavish department stores, there’s something for everyone.
If you’re a gadget lover and into all the very latest tech, you won’t go far wrong by visiting some of the city’s many department stores that display a wide range of the latest must-have gadgets for the home, office and even car – pretty much anywhere you could possibly think of in fact.
Here are our top four best department stores for gadget lovers.
Showcasing some of the very latest technological advances from all over the world, Selfridges is a one-stop shop for gadgets for the home, travel and personal grooming. If it’s new and unusual, you’re sure to find it at Selfridge’s department store!
Getting to Selfridges from the Park Grand London Kensington couldn’t be easier. Just hop on the Tube at Earl’s Court to Green Park and take a short stroll through to Oxford Street.
You won’t be able to miss this imposing store with its bright yellow storefront and vibrant window displays.
No visit to London would be complete without a visit to the capital’s most iconic department store, Harrods.
Founded as a family shop in the early 19th century, Harrods now welcomes thousands of visitors through its doors on a weekly basis and provides exceptional service to foreign dignitaries, celebrities and royalty.
Situated in upmarket Knightsbridge, the Harrods store is packed full of luxurious, high-end items with a great selection of gadgets to suit all tastes and uses.
Reaching Harrods from the Park Grand London Kensington takes just twelve minutes on the Tube and you can enjoy a little celebrity spotting as you stroll through the streets on Knightsbridge on your way to the store.
House of Fraser
When you stay at one of our best hotels in Paddington, you can be assured that all of the retail delights London has to offer are easily accessible using the city’s extensive public transport networks.
Taking the Bakerloo line from Paddington Station, you can visit one of the UK’s most popular department stores, the House of Fraser.
Featuring the latest fashion, homewares and beauty products, this department store also boasts an impressive selection of all the latest gadgets at reasonable prices.
World famous as one of the best toy stores in the world, Hamleys also features some amazing gadgets for big and little kids alike!
From drones to the latest child-friendly tech, no matter how old you are you can’t help but be delighted by the lavish displays and wide range of products available at Hamleys.
Choose one of our best hotels in Paddington and you and the family can find Hamleys after just a short Tube ride to Oxford Circus station – ideal if you want to flash a little cash and treat the kids to some amazing gadgets!
With so many fantastic department stores featuring the latest gadgets, make sure you leave a little room on your credit card ready for your next trip to London.