At the tourist information office

Most UK cities have a tourist information office where you can find out about a whole range of visitor facilities including hotels, restaurants and entertainment, using these phrases.

Finding accommodation

we're looking for accommodation
we need somewhere to stay
do you have a list of …?
B&Bs; (abbreviation of bed and breakfasts)
youth hostels
what sort of accommodation are you looking for?
can you book accommodation for me?

Getting around

do you have a map of the …?
where's the …?
city centre
art gallery
main shopping area
railway station
what's the best way of getting around the city?
where can I hire a car?

Sound is available for all the English phrases on this page — simply click on any phrase to hear it.

Mobile app

Our award-winning English phrase guide app for Android devices contains over 6000 useful phrases and words with sound.

Get it on Google Play

Support our work

Help us to improve this site by becoming a supporter on Patreon. Benefits include the removal of all ads from the site and access to the Speak Languages Discord channel.

Become a supporter