Top Ten Places to Tan UP and Cool Off for June

It’s heating up across London, so we’ve picked ten of the best places to get that essential bit of sun, with ways to cool down too!

  1. Waterside Terrace at Rotunda

Catch the sun this June with an unforgettable dining experience on the waterside terrace at Rotunda by Regent’s Canal!

  1. The Lighterman Outdoor Dining

Enjoy panoramic views of Granary Square and the canal with sumptuous food and refreshing drinks at The Lighterman!

  1. The Skip Garden

Lose yourself this summer among the fresh, vibrant herbs, flowers and produce grown locally in the repurposed skips and rubble!

  1. Granary Square ‘Green Steps’

The long-awaited grass has finally returned to the Granary Square steps, making this the ideal place to sunbathe, forget your problems, and do some people watching.

5.Wharf Road Gardens

Avoid the busy London streets on your daily commute and take a stroll through the lusciously green Wharf Road Gardens before a walk back along the Wellbeing Walk!

6.Ruby Violet Ice Cream

Cool off with a delicious selection of ice creams, sorbets and alcoholic drinks at Ruby Violet!

  1. Swimming at Pancras Square Leisure

Feeling like you’re burning up this June? Why not cool off at the pool in Pancras Square Leisure Centre? Or, if you’re feeling brave, test your limits at the sauna!

  1. Food and Drink at The Betjeman Arms

Take advantage of the hot June weather to grab yourself a nice cold pint or cocktail.

  1. Yoga at FRAME

Sweat away the heat and revitalise yourself with a yoga session at FRAME, and while you’re there make sure to treat yourself to one of their cooling smoothies.


10.The Ice Wells at London Canal Museum

Cool down Victorian-style with an exciting, historical trip to the Ice Wells beneath the streets of King’s Cross.