Come to Belgravia for a Curiously Christmassy festive season. See Belgravia transformed into a wintery wonderland with its twinkling Christmas lights; be inspired by festive floral displays; feast on Christmas treats in cosy cafes and landmark restaurants; and shop for gifts and Christmas outfits in independent boutiques.   

Be dazzled by the Belgravia Christmas lights

See the magical Christmas lights in Belgravia’s Elizabeth Street, Eccleston Yards, Pimlico Road, Halkin Arcade and Motcomb Street (pictured below). From 15 November

Follow the Christmas Trail of Cheer 

Follow Belgravia’s Christmas Trail of Cheer, featuring a string of larger than life festive displays from the area’s renowned florists. Visitors will be able to follow the trail through Belgravia with highlights including a showstopping display on Motcomb Street, created by world-famous florist Neill Strain. From 15 November.

two women look up at an archway dotted with sparkling fairy lights and flanked by Christmas trees

Festive afternoon teas  

Indulge in a festive afternoon tea in one of Belgravia’s elegant hotels, restaurants and cafes. Menus are given a Christmas makeover: think Turkey finger sandwiches, cakes that resemble baubles and Christmas trees, and warming cocktails. Star turns include Festive Afternoon Tea at The Lanesborough, Festive Afternoon Tea at Biscuiteers, and the fashion-themed Festive Prêt-à-Portea at The Berkeley. Booking is essential.

Tiered cake tray filled with sandwiches, cakes that resemble baubles and Christmas trees, cups of tea and glasses of champagne

Christmas Afternoon Tea at The Lanesborough

Festive drinks  

Get cosy with a festive cocktail or a warming mulled wine in one of Belgravia’s heavenly bars and snuggly pubs. Get your cocktail fix at Morena or Wild by Tart in Eccleston Yards; The Hari Bar, a glamorous drinking den in The Hari boutique hotel; or The Library Bar at the Lanesborough. Refuel during a Christmas shopping trip with festive lattes at Instaworthy cafes Peggy Porschen and Tomtom Coffee 

Biscuiteers icing events  

Learn to ice Christmas biscuits with a two-hour icing masterclass at the Biscuiteers Belgravia Boutique in Eccleston Yards. Expert icers will teach you the tips and tricks required to create the perfect hand-iced biscuits. You’ll also be given a Biscuiteers tin to take your treats home in. Perfect for Christmas presents is the boutique’s festive biscuit collection, including snowflakes, reindeers and more. 1 November–31 December 

Festive window displays on Pimlico Road 

Prepare to be wowed by the Christmassy window displays on Pimlico Road

Studio Pottery Christmas Market  

Shop for one-off Christmas gifts or find a clay masterpiece to jazz up your home at this Christmas Market at Eccleston Yards. Featuring an array of talented ceramicists, the market will feature everything from unique sculptures to beautiful bowls. 2-3 December

Christmas window displays  

Check out Belgravia’s showstopping Christmas window displays and then vote for your favourite on our website. Prepare to be dazzled by showstopping window displays by florists Neill Strain and Moyses Stevens

Dog-friendly Christmas day out  

Enjoy a festive day out with your pooch in tow by visiting these dog-friendly shops and restaurants. Expect a warm welcome for you and your furry friend at food shops Waitrose, and Bayley and Sage. Shop for elegant dog accessories at Mungo & Maud, get your dog groomed for Christmas at Le Wag, and discover iced biscuits at Biscuiteers. Refuel with some hearty British food in the Thomas Cubitt, a traditional pub and restaurant.