The Lion King

Theatre Tickets and Hotel Packages

Winner of two Olivier Awards

An astonishing adaptation of the beloved Disney animated movie, The Lion King musical is the timeless tale of a young lion cub finding his way in the world and fulfilling his destiny as King of the Pridelands.

Set against the majestic Serengeti Plains, young Simba is scared away by his evil uncle, Scar. Simba flees, but with the help of wise old baboon Rafiki, Timon the comedic meerkat, his warthog sidekick Pumbaa, and his best friend Nala, Simba discovers the benefits of friendship and a few of life's lessons.

Enter the vivid world of The Lion King in London, with stunning effects, an explosion of unimaginable colours and an enchanting soundtrack from legendary songwriting duo Tim Rice and Sir Elton John, featuring all your favourites from 'Circle of Life' and 'Hakuna Matata' to the Oscar-winning 'Can You Feel the Love Tonight?'

Directed by the award-winning Julie Taymor, The Lion King is an innovative and imaginative musical like no other. Seen by over 70 million people worldwide, the critically acclaimed show has been stunning London audiences at the Lyceum Theatre with its awe-inspiring costumes, breathtaking puppetry and evocative African scenery.

Join the wild animals of the Pride Lands on a fantastic theatre break to see The Lion King musical with Show & Stay; pounce on one of our Lion King packages today.


Lyceum Theatre
21 Wellington Street
Covent Garden


Kaleidoscopically brilliant

Michael Billington, The Guardian

The Lion King is a show that demands to be seen.

Ben Walters, Time Out

An all-singing, all-dancing feast for the senses.

Dominic Cavendish, The Telegraph