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Address: 8 Northumberland Avenue | Trafalgar Square, London WC2N 5BY, England
Phone Number: +44 20 7839 6737
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Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Description: We believe that visitors to London should feel like locals...
We believe that visitors to London should feel like locals. #Livelikealocal on Twitter and see London from a different perspective. Zoom around the swinging streets of London in a vintage, classic, British Mini Cooper! Your private chauffeur(s) will show you the quirky, undiscovered London that is off the beaten track and down the side streets that only a Mini can get too! Experiences last from 30 minutes to all day. Get picked up from your hotel and tailor your trip to your exact requirements. Our highly trained guides know all the best places to eat and drink so that you can truly make the most out of your stay in our great city. SATISFACTION GUARANTEED! If we do not provide you with the BEST TIME EVER(!), We will book you in for another experience at your convenience free of charge!
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Request Howard! He is the best! My family and I did a 16-day Europe Tour and this was by far the best tour guide we had the entire time! He was wonderful! He was very... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 26, 2015
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Sacramento, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015 NEW

Request Howard! He is the best! My family and I did a 16-day Europe Tour and this was by far the best tour guide we had the entire time! He was wonderful! He was very knowledgeable about London and you could tell that he really loved his job. Our family consisted of six people, ages 24-62 and we all had... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2015

We booked three cars and proceeded to follow each other through the streets of London for several hours! It was a great way to see the city, and part of the fun was stopping in unique hidden places for "story time" - I would do it again in a heartbeat!

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Canisteo, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2015

I can't believe three of us plus the driver fit in the Mini! Our driver was so hilarious, yet informative of all the hightlights in London. They are very accommodating and offer a light-hearted historical tour of the main part of London. I don't think we ever stopped laughing! And he let us stop and do the Abbey Road walk... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2015

If you read my reviews, you know I tend to like em or loathe em. This tour was the coolest way to see London. It was my coworkers first time in the City. She was blown away! I sat in the back seat most of the three hour tour (I am 6'3"😆). Our driver could not have been a better... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2015

We went to London for just two days and called this company to show us around London. We called the owner but he had no spaces left but he said he would try, And get a driver as they had all gone home it was late when I called 6 pm ish and by seven he had arranged for Howard... More 

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Winchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2015

This was a birthday surprise for my friend, I had told her she would need to wear a jump suit for the activity I had planned, so she was delighted when we were picked up in Lulu the classic Mini. We zipped around the streets with Jay our driver and guide who entertained us with a running commentary on all... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015

Just got through with our four hour tour with Samantha and can't do her enough justice... What a fun afternoon zipping around all the greater London neighborhoods, learning fun factoids and buzzing by all the places we wanted to visit / stop. Only made better by Samantha our guide who is charming, funny, full of information and personality. Highly recommend... More 

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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015

Had an hour tour in 2 minis with family and wish we had more time! Both drivers were friendly, informative, fun and took us to places that we would not have seen otherwise; including somewhere to graffiti legally and they provided pens for us to do it too!! Add to the above a bar of gold in one of the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

We were actually a day late to London and we were going to miss our tour. They were so accommodating and changed our tour date and allowed us to do the 4 hour tour instead of the 2. Samantha was amazing! So personable and so educated on London. I traveled with my two children and they just loved her. My... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

Being a classic mini owner myself I thought this would be a great way to spend my first time in the city.What an amazing way to see the sights,my wife and I loved it,had a three hour trip and so much was crammed in..great car and a great guide,Sam was so informative and friendly.would absolutely recommend this to anyone visiting... More 

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