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Quintessential London Ltd.

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We pride ourselves in providing a fully bespoke service. Instead of being dragged around to suit a guide, allow us to tailor a tour to your exact requirements. We do not stick to fixed routes, instead we reflect your individual interests. This...more
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Tartan House 94 New Bond Street | Mayfair, London W1S 1SJ, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

James Morgan redefines traditional terminology, he is not a “tour guide”. James was endowed (dare I say blessed) with a strikingly uncommon desire to educate, entertain and serve, deservedly or not, multicultural and linguistically diverse jet lagged travelers. Do not miss an opportunity to attend...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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JamesABCHMorgan, Manager at Quintessential London Ltd., responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Lance, It was an absolute pleasure to spend time with you and Jared. I hope that I’ve managed to give sufficient flavour to ensure he wants to make London his home, at least temporarily. There is still much to see for you on future...More

Reviewed December 7, 2018

Having been on a London tour with James before, I knew I would not be disappointed when walking around Oxford, as it is a place he knows a lot about (although, to be fair, there's nothing he doesn't know). I loved listening to James talk...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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JamesABCHMorgan, Manager at Quintessential London Ltd., responded to this reviewResponded December 8, 2018

Dear Vitória, It was an absolute pleasure to play host to you and Martina in Oxford. It is a genuine joy to show you round not just the College and University buildings, but also museums. We wish Martina all the best with her future endeavours...More

Reviewed October 4, 2018 via mobile

James has an incredible command of the local history and shares it in a way that both humorous and relatable. He’s pleasant, helpful and made every effort to ensure we all had a great time on our trip. Not an easy task with a group...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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James M, Manager at Quintessential London Ltd., responded to this reviewResponded October 5, 2018

Thank you very much for your kind words! It truly is gratifying for us to learn that we have added to your experience of Britain and have already picqued your interest in future trips. Please do not hesitate to get in touch for assistance in...More

Reviewed September 6, 2018 via mobile

I can't say enough good things about James' tour. We've had 4 guides here so far and this was easily the best. We learned a ton and laughed all day. James went out if his way to make sure everyone had a great time. Highly...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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James M, Manager at Quintessential London Ltd., responded to this reviewResponded September 7, 2018

Dear Garin, Thank you so much for your kind words, it really does help to make it all worthwhile. It was an absolute pleasure to meet you all! Please do not hesitate to get in touch on future trips. Best wishes, James & Team

Reviewed September 4, 2018

James was excellent. A first visit to Europe for one of my brothers and sister in law but a second or more for the other 3 of us. Unbelievably we saw so much more than expected and to this day 2 years later we still...More

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Date of experience: October 2017
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James M, Manager at Quintessential London Ltd., responded to this reviewResponded September 7, 2018

Dear Sheryl, Thank you so much for taking the time to leave a review, they are invaluable to small bespoke companies. It was an absolute pleasure to meet you all and I remember you fondly. Best wishes, James & Team

Reviewed July 22, 2018

One could not possible ask for more from a guide. Jasmes is a philosopher, a historian, a raconteur, a comedian, a protector, a wonderful person, and I think of him not a just a guide but as my friend. I arrived in London very ill...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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James M, Manager at Quintessential London Ltd., responded to this reviewResponded July 22, 2018

Dear Barry, It was an absolute pleasure to meet you and your family. Thank you so much for taking the time to leave a review, these are of enormous importance to small businesses like ours. That your tour coincided with the centenary fly past for...More

Reviewed July 7, 2018

We had James as our Guide to Windsor Castle, Bath, & Stonehenge. James is a walking encyclopedia when it comes to the history of England, London, and the Royal Family. Thank You, Steve & Sherri

Date of experience: July 2018
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James M, Manager at Quintessential London Ltd., responded to this reviewResponded July 13, 2018

Dear Steve & Sherri, Thank you very much for your kind words. It really is appreciated when people take the time to leave a review. More importantly, it was an absolute pleasure to meet you! Best wishes, James & Andy

Reviewed June 28, 2018 via mobile

On my very first visit to London I had the extraordinary luck of my friend choosing this treasure of a guide for our tour. Unparalleled knowledge not only of historical facts but also of those little quirks which really make a place come alive, manners,...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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James M, Manager at Quintessential London Ltd., responded to this reviewResponded June 28, 2018

It was my absolute pleasure to share some of London with you! We pride ourselves in delving beneath the surface and making your experience as personal as possible. Do feel free to drop us a line on future trips!

Reviewed June 28, 2018 via mobile

James toured me and my friends through the heart of london and it was the perfect way to start our first day in London. We have been walking around the heart of the city for a whole afternoon, discovering its beautiful and well-known monuments as...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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James M, Manager at Quintessential London Ltd., responded to this reviewResponded June 28, 2018

It really is appreciated when people take the time to leave a review! London is such a wonderfully multicultural city that I hope you feel that you are a local while you are here! Do feel free to recommend us to any visiting friends!

Reviewed June 28, 2018

My best friends, who are massive anglophiles, came to visit London for the first time and I could not think of a better way to introduce them to this wonderful city than to do a private tour with James! His quintessentially English flair combined with...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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James M, Manager at Quintessential London Ltd., responded to this reviewResponded June 28, 2018

Thank you so much for your kind words. It is always gratifying to know that you enjoyed yourselves! That is the most important element which we strive to deliver. It would be a pleasure to hear from any of you in the future!

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