VISITING SPIRIT OF CHRISTMAS FAIR

Planning ahead will help you get the most out of your visit to the Fair. The below guide outlines the dining options while at the Fair, how to get to the venue, and where to stay if you plan to make the most of your time in London. You will also find information for our visitors who may need additional assistance.

If there is anything you can't find here, please visit our frequently asked questions page. We look forward to welcoming you to the Fair!

DATES & TIMES

1-7 November 2021

Monday - Saturday:  10am - 6pm
Thursday:  10am - 9pm LATE NIGHT
Sunday:  10am - 5pm

VENUE

Spirit of Christmas Fair is co-located with the Winter Art & Antiques Fair Olympia, and is held in the halls of Olympia London:

Hammersmith Road
London
W14 8UX

DINING & REFRESHMENTS

LOUIS ROEDERER CHAMPAGNE BAR

Indulge in a glass - or two - in the stylish Louis Roederer Champagne Bar, whilst you soak up the luxurious atmosphere.

DINING AT THE FAIR

There are a number of food and refreshment options located around the halls, including Mosimann's fine dining experience.

GETTING TO THE FAIR

BY TRAIN AND TUBE

If travelling by train from outside London you can then easily connect to the venue by Tube or local train services.

CHECK TIMES & FARES

Kensington (Olympia) has a dedicated rail station located directly beside the venue, served by London Overground and National Rail services, and a limited service on the District line from Earl's Court. 

A further five local Underground lines are available only a short walk/bus journey away:

- Shepherd's Bush Station: Central line
- West Brompton Station: District line
- Hammersmith Station: Piccadilly, District, Circle and Hammersmith & City Lines
- High Street Kensington Station: Circle and District Lines
- West Kensington Station: District Line

PLAN YOUR JOURNEY

BY BUS

Olympia is served by a number of bus routes from across London.

There are a variety of bus stops within a short walk to the venue:

Hammersmith Road - Kensington Station stop: 
9 | Aldwych to Hammersmith
10 | Kings Cross to Hammersmith
27 | Chalk Farm to Turnham Green
28 | Kensal Rise to Wandsworth

Holland Road - Kensington Olympia stop: 
49 | White City to Clapham Junction

North End Road - Kensington Olympia stop: 
391 | Fulham and Richmond

PLAN YOUR JOURNEY

WHERE TO STAY

HOTEL BOOKINGS

Hotel bookings for the show are managed by BCD M&E and HotelMap, who offer exclusive hotel and room deals for our attendees.

These special offers can be booked online or by telephone by quoting 'MS3L4': +44 (0)20 7870 4100

If you would like assistance with your hotel booking, you can contact Sarah, our dedicated hotel adviser, on Sarah@bcdme.com.

VIEW AVAILABLE ACCOMMODATION

https://hotelmap.com/events/MS3L4-LV

ASSISTED ACCESS

BOOKING TICKETS WITH ASSISTED ACCESS

If you have a disability that restricts your ability to attend the Fair on your own, to the extent where a helper is needed, then a carer can be admitted free of charge to assist you.

Book your free of charge carer ticket online now via the ticket page here

ASSISTANCE AT OLYMPIA

As the event organiser, Clarion Events Ltd, and the venue, Olympia London, will always endeavour to meet your needs and ensure you have a smooth visit to the event. More information on accessible parking, venue access, wheelchair loan and assistance animals, please visit the dedicated Olympia page.

OLYMPIA ASSISTED ACCESS

If you have any questions relating to accessibility at Olympia London, please call +44 (0)20 7385 1200​

KEEPING YOU SAFE

SECURITY INFORMATION

To ensure exhibitor security and visitor safety, security guards will be constantly present throughout the Fair and will be permitted to search all attendees.
 
All bags brought to the Fair will be checked and any oversized bags must be left in the cloakroom. 
 
We operate a strict public valuation policy and personal effects will not be admitted for private assessment.
 
No animals will be allowed into the venue except for Guide Dogs.

SAFE SHOPPING

We're looking forward to welcoming you to Spirit of Christmas Fair and as event organisers, are committed to creating a safe shopping experience. 

In line with government and local authority guidance, as well at the UK exhibition All Secure Standard document, we are implementing appropriate measures in response to COVID-19, in addition to a variety of safety measures, and the requirement of proof of COVID status to access the Fair.