ABC Holiday Extras has two-night bed and breakfast breaks for couples at more than 40 London hotels, starting from pound;97 per person. Sixteen of the hotels offer free accommodation and travel for up to two children under 16. Other deals include 20 per cent discounts at London restaurants and attractions. Tel: 0870 844 4186; www.holidayextras.co.uk.
Or try the De Vere Cavendish St James's, where the special Jubilee weekend bed and breakfast rate is pound;39.50 per person per night (based on two sharing), with no extra charge for children under 14. Bookings: 020 7930 2111; www.devereonline.co.uk.
Details of Jubilee events: www.goldenjubileeweekendtrust.co.uk and www.goldenjubilee.gov.uk