27 March – 13 April 2020.
Olympia London Hammersmith Rd, London W14 8UX.
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
Please note that a £1.70 transaction fee is applicable per order.
*Children aged 15 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).
Call See Tickets on 0844 858 6763
Calls cost 7p per minute plus your company’s access charge
Discounts available for groups of 10 or more. Call 0844 412 4650 for more information.
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.
There will be an 8-bus-per-hour service from Earl’s Court to Olympia on weekdays between 0800-1900, except on Thursdays, when it will run until 2100 and on bank holidays. You can pick up the shuttle bus from Warwick Road.
Staying over night
Event Express, in association with the organisers of the Ideal Home Show, have negotiated special discounted rates for attendees at a wide range of well-located hotels. Prices for hotels in close proximity to Olympia London can be found below; we recommend that you book early to secure your reservation at your preferred hotel.
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
Britain’s most iconic and trusted home event has played a major part in making the house a home and this influence continues in 2020 celebrating its 112th year. Position your company in a prime retail space in Kensington alongside the largest and very best home and lifestyle collections and brand partners.
Over 600 companies across 40,000m² makes this the ultimate opportunity to sell to an unrivalled demographic;
- Generate sales
- Meet customers
- Launch new products
- Promote your brand story
- Test the market
- Network with industry key players
The UK’s biggest and most established event attracts an average attendance of 229,223 home interest, high net worth consumers who are actively seeking products and inspiration. 68% of our visitors are planning or undertaking a home project and over £400 million will be spent during and following the show. Our comprehensive and targeted marketing campaign is huge in reach, incorporating advertising in national and regional press, glossy magazines, outdoor, TV, national rail and radio.
Be part of Britain's iconic and best loved home show, the most trusted and successful consumer event in the live events calender. 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 postitive 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! Click here to get in touch or call our friendly team on 020 3225 5207.
I have booked a ticket but would like to change to a different day, how can I do that?
You can do this by contacting See Tickets here. If you would like to change your ticket from a weekday to weekend you will be charged the difference in ticket fee. Please note all tickets are sold as non-refundable.
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.