23rd-27th November 2022
Olympia London Hammersmith Rd, London W14 8UX.
Wednesday 23rd: 10am - 5pm
Thursday 24th: 10am - 5pm
Friday 25th: 10am - 5pm
Saturday 26th: 10am - 6pm
Sunday 27th: 10am - 6pm
The Ideal Home Show is the world's longest running exhibition. Before your visit, explore the history behind the show, from the fascinating facts to the varied features that have appeared at the show. Read more
In Advance price (From Aug onwards)
On the door price
(Show open days)
Late Night Thursday (4-8pm)
*Children aged 7-15 are charged for Weekend Tickets only. Children aged 6 and under are admitted free, but do require a ticket which should be requested at the time of booking, or at the box office on the day of your visit. Must be accompanied by a paying adult (maximum of 2 children per paying adult).
Booking information - Please note that a £1.70 transaction fee is applicable per order.
To amend your details, resend your confirmation email, download your PAH tickets or submit a query please sign into the SEE tickets order tracker here using either your reference number, postcode or telephone used when booking.
If you don’t have these details then please use the ‘Forgotten your details?’ option and enter the email address used when booking.
Late Night Thursday
Please note, if you have purchased a ticket specifically for Late Night Thursday, entry will only be valid from 4pm.
Discounts available for groups of 10 or more. Call 0844 412 4650 for more information.
Disability Information & Carer's Tickets
Visitors who are registered as disabled who purchase a ticket can bring along a carer to the show free of charge. Please collect carer's tickets from the at-show box office. Find out more information about disabled access, parking and onsite facilities here.
Train & Tube
Olympia London is the only venue in London with a dedicated rail station - Kensington (Olympia). It's served by the London Overground and national rail networks. A further five Underground lines are connected; only a short walk away, so everyone can arrive together.
Kensington (Olympia) is on the London Overground network. Change onto the Overground from Shepherd's Bush (Central line) or West Brompton (District line) for just 1 stop to Olympia. Alternatively it’s just 3 stops (10 mins) travelling on the Overground from Clapham junction (Platform 1), where you can change from National rail services from the South East/West.
Trains towards Milton Keynes from Platform 16 at Clapham Junction stop at Kensington (Olympia) and the journey takes just 10 minutes. For more frequent trains to Olympia use the London Overground at Platform 2 towards Willesden Junction. Travelling in a group of three or more? Use GroupSave and get 1/3 off your rail fares!
Change at Shepherd's Bush for a 2 minute Overground train to Kensington (Olympia).
Change at West Brompton for a 2 minute Overground train to Kensington (Olympia). There is also a limited service from Earls Court on weekends. Please check before you travel.
The Olympia London postcode is W14 8UX.
Please pre-book your parking at: www.olympia.london. If you require further information you can visit the Olympia website.
Plan Your Travel In Advance
Reservations Email: [email protected]
Telephone: 0203 394 0107
Staying over night
We’ve partnered up with specialist accommodation agency Event Express to provide discounted hotel accommodation and flexible cancellation policies exclusively for Ideal Home Show at Christmas attendees. If you’re unsure of your requirements at this stage, the flexible cancellation terms will allow you to make amendments and cancellations at no charge until closer to the event date. However, we do advise that you book now and amend later in order to guarantee your preferred hotel.
The Event Express service is completely free to use with no hidden charges and no booking or transaction fees, and the friendly reservations team will liaise with the hotels directly on your behalf.
Eat & Drink Festival
Eat & Drink Festival will be taking place at the same time at The Ideal Home Show and your tickets gets you free access. Eat & Drink Festival is the UK’s favourite indoor food festival- celebrating the best in modern cuisine, mixology and independent produce all under one roof.
The show will not disappoint, you are sure to leave with new foodie ideas, inspiration and a taste for food you never thought you had.
• Learn new culinary skills
• Get top tips on mastering a new dish
• Discover new wines, beers and spirits
• See celebrity chefs cook their favourite dishes
• Take home fantastic produce from a number of unique artisan producers
Be part of the biggest and busiest winter consumer event in the UK. Born out of Britain’s best loved and trusted home show brand, the Ideal Home Show Christmas is established as the biggest and busiest winter show in the live events calendar. This award-winning shopping event in London delivers an unparalleled audience of 67,000 (ABC audited) home interest consumers.
The formula of the show is unique with 4 dedicated sections to home and lifestyle:
Interested in exhibiting at the Eat & Drink Festival Christmas co-located with our Christmas event? Please click here or call 020 3225 5208. We operate a vetting procedure to ensure that we do not over saturate the event with too many of the same products and to meet the brand values of the event which attracts a unique audience.
Read our safety guidelines here
Be part of Britain's iconic and best loved home show, the most trusted and successful consumer event in the live events calendar. Media 10 have worked closely with some of the UK's leading brands across the Ideal Home Show portfolios. The team work with the sponsors to ensure that all objectives are met and that the sponsor fully enhances the visitor experience, therefore leaving a positive imprint of the event and the brand on the consumer.
Start building your bespoke sponsorship package with exposure to 1000s of home, lifestyle and food lovers! Get in touch via the form below or call our friendly team on 020 3225 5207.
What are the new show dates?
23rd– 27th November 2022, Olympia London
How can I pre-book car parking?
Please go direct to the Olympia venue website for this https://olympia.london/visiting/parking/book-parking
What if I am unable to attend on any of the show dates?
If you purchased your ticket through See Tickets - please contact the customer service department at https://ihschristmas.seetickets.com/customerservice with your order ticket number to hand
If you purchased tickets through a 3rd party ticket agency please contact them direct
My booking confirmation says I need to print my tickets. Can I show this on my smart phone when I arrive at the show?
Yes, event e-tickets can be shown on your smart phone when you arrive at the show.
I’ve lost my confirmation email so can’t download my tickets, what can I do?
Please head to: https://www.seetickets.com/customerservice and they will be able to assist you.
Is the event suitable for disabled visitors?
Olympia London is suitable for disabled visitors. Visitors who are registered as disabled who purchase a ticket can bring along a carer to the show free of charge. Please collect carer's tickets from the at-show box office. Find out more information about disabled access, parking and onsite facilities as well as hiring wheelchair's here.
Is there a cloakroom?
Yes, there is an Olympia London cloakroom located at the front of the event, in the corner of the hall. All details/charges for the cloakroom can be found here.
Are there cash point facilities at the Ideal Home Show?
Cash point facilities are available at the entrance of the hall; however, they are subject to transaction charges.
Can I return anything I buy at the Ideal Home Show?
Individual stall holders are entirely responsible for anything that they sell at the Ideal Home Show. We would recommend ensuring you get a receipt and the contact details of the company in case of any issues. Ideal Home Show cannot be held responsible for any problems concerning products bought at the show from third-party companies.
I forgot to add a free child ticket onto my order can I still get this?
Yes, please visit the box office on arrival and they will be able to issue you one.
Is there parking at the venue?
Yes, all details can be found on Olympia London’s site here. We advise booking in advance as parking spaces are limited.