Where to go Christmas Shopping in London 2022

Christmas is just around the corner and you maybe starting to worry that you haven't bought any presents yet! Don't panic, because we've got the guide on the best places to go Christmas Shopping in London!

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Covent Garden

The best place to start your Christmas Shopping is none other than Covent Garden! Here you'll find quirky and unique boutiques, well-known brands and plenty of Jewellery stores particularly in the Seven Dials area! Or head to the Covent Garden Piazza where you will find one of the biggest and best Christmas trees, amazing decorations with some great photo opportunities, and don't forget to check out the Frozen and Lego free exhibitions there this Christmas! If you're shopping for her this Christmas, then you won't want to miss Covent Garden's Beauty Quarter, which is full of the top names and brands in Cosmetics!

Oxford Street

Oxford Street is well-known for shopping all year round, but in winter, it's even more beautiful with the twinkling Christmas lights illuminating the streets! Have your cameras or phones ready to snap away the beautiful Christmas window displays. You'll be spoilt for choices on gifts here. Head a little further down the road to Regent Street for plenty of flagship stores including Hamleys where you can stock up on toys for your little ones this Christmas. All that shopping is bound to tire you out and make you hungry, and lucky for you, there's plenty of restaurants and cafes around there you can warm yourself up in!

Carnaby Street

Who doesn't enjoy a stroll down Carnaby Street? It's only a short walk away from Oxford Street and Regent Street, so you could visit all 3 in one day! Here you'll find many independent fashion boutiques as well as fashion and lifestyle retailers. This is the best time of year to visit as it's covered in brightly coloured Christmas lights! This year you'll find yourself walking through the kaleidoscope of shimmering neon butterflies as you browse for gifts for your loved ones!


If you're looking to escape the crowds this year, then try getting your Christmas shopping done at Camden Market! Camden is known to be hip and trendy, so you're bound to find some unique gifts in this part of London! Like most areas of London, Camden is also adorned with festive Christmas lights. Camden Market is the place to go to for some fabulous gifts for friends and family as well as tasty treats you can tuck into yourself! The week before Christmas, Camden Market are also opening longer on selected days for some late night shopping, so there's no excuses not to get yourself down there!


There are two Westfield Shopping Centres in London, which combined have over 500 shops! You can choose to visit either one, or if you really want to, go ahead and visit both! In the run up to Christmas, both centres are usually open until 10pm, so you late night shoppers will have no problems grabbing the perfect gifts this Christmas. Westfield really does offer everything, whether it's a new pair of slippers for your Grandma, a new toy for your dog, or some stunning jewellery, there's high street names and luxury brands to find all the best gifts in! You'll also plenty of restaurants where you can rest, relax and refuel in! Westfield at Shepherds Bush currently has a Winter Village where you can warm up with loved ones in a winter chalet igloo and expect a feast including plenty of cheese and chocolate! You'll even find board games and a bluetooth speaker inside the igloos, so the playlist is completely in your hands. As well as the igloos, there's a Christmassy themed carousel for the whole family to enjoy. You really will feel like you're walking in a winter wonderland!


You can't go shopping in London and not visit Fortnum & Mason, also known to be the Queen's grocer! We'd recommend hitting the food hall first where you can pick up treats for yourself, as well as some amazing gifts for friends and family including tea and biscuit sets! They have some beautiful Christmas decorations and hampers too! Nearby on Bond Street, you'll find yourself in a high end luxury goods area, full of jewellery and designer names like Tiffany & Co. Don't forget to drop by Savile Row for the gentleman in your life and make his Christmas with a new suit!

Designer Outlets

There's a couple of great designer outlets in London that are perfect for Christmas shopping. Start by heading over to the Icon Outlet at the O2 where you'll find big names like Tommy Hilfiger and Levi's! They have even have a Christmas event or two popping up so keep your eyes peeled. Once you're done shopping, there's plenty of bars and restaurants in the O2 where you can refresh and refuel! Or head over to the London Designer Outlet in Wembley, which is known to be the biggest outlet store in London! You'll find classic brands and big names here to provide you with the perfect gifts for loved ones this Christmas!

Christmas Markets

Christmas Markets are a great place to get your Christmas shopping done, and luckily we're not short of them in London! You tend to find more unique and handmade gifts at Christmas markets, plus there's always lots going on for the whole family to enjoy! Whether you decide to head to Winter Wonderland, Southbank Christmas Market, Leicester Square Christmas Market, Selfridges or Greenwich, you're bound to find some amazing gifts for your loved ones this year!