Celebrate the Festive Season at Bloom Nine Elms

14 December 2022
By Bloom Nine Elms

‘Tis the season for Christmas markets, ice skating and mulled wine, so don’t miss out on festive fun in the capital this December… it is the most wonderful time of the year after all!

Want to find out what’s on your doorstep at Bloom Nine Elms this festive season? We’ve rounded up some of our favourite Christmas activities to make you feel merry and bright…

Glide along the Ice at Battersea Power Station

Get your skates on and enjoy London’s newest, and only, riverside ice rink at Battersea Power Station. Glide in front of the capital’s iconic new landmark, providing the ultimate festive experience next to the River Thames. Spin around three interconnecting rinks, surrounded by dazzling lights and a spectacular 30ft Christmas tree – very Instagrammable!

A 12 minute walk from Bloom.

Admire the Christmas lights across the capital

There’s nothing more magical than London draped in twinkling lights, so make the most of the festive period and wander through the lit up streets while they’re still around. Close to our new luxury apartments at Bloom, Sloane Square, Duke of York Square and the Kings Road have been decorated with charming décor across the trees and storefronts. While you’re there, why not pop into some stores for a spot of shopping, or grab a bite in one of the many restaurants!

A 25 minute bus from Bloom.

Sip a mulled wine at Southbank Centre Winter Market

Inspired by German Christmas markets, the popular yuletide wooden cabins have popped up all over the capital, selling festive street food, gifts, stocking fillers and all the festive feels!

Best enjoyed while sipping a warming mulled wine, the Southbank has turned into a winter wonderland for the month of December and offers the perfect wintery stroll.

A 20 minute tube from Bloom.

Shop ‘til you drop on Oxford Street

From independent boutiques to famous department stores and flagship shops, Oxford Street guarantees a successful shopping trip. Whether you’re window shopping, sourcing the perfect gift for family or finding inspo for your own Christmas list, Oxford Street won’t disappoint!

A 22 minute tube from Bloom

Watch a festive film on the big screen

It wouldn’t be Christmas without a viewing of Love Actually, so how about an extra special watch on the big screen from the comfort of plush seats, accompanied by tasty food.

Head over to Battersea Power Station and enjoy all the Christmas classics, from Love Actually to Home Alone. With a state-of-the-art Dolby Cinema, reclining seats and individual snack tables, it’s the perfect place to enjoy a festive film this December!

A 12 minute walk from Bloom.