Famously known as a cosmopolitan neighbourhood, Bayswater possesses everything you need for a perfect trip to London including international cuisine, scenic gardens and an impressive shopping centre. Located just one stop away from Paddington station makes it easily accessible to the airport on the Heathrow Express. The tube station is on the circle/district line which takes just three minutes to the High Street in Kensington or fifteen minutes to Oxford Circus.
On the doorstep of Bayswater is the famous Edgware Road which is filled with middle-eastern culture such as shisha café’s and Lebanese restaurants. The well known Portobello Road is also within walking distance where you can purchase antiques, vintage fashion and souvenirs on the market stalls.
Bayswater is the most popular area for accommodation as it features the largest number of hotels within London. The majority of these buildings are from the Victorian era that have been transformed into boutique hotels therefore the area is very historical and beautiful to see.
The shopping centre, Whiteleys, is located in the heart of Bayswater on Queensway. Whiteleys features a cinema and a bowling alley as well as plenty of stores and restaurants to fill your afternoon.
If you fancy a relaxing day why not stroll through the beautiful Kensington Gardens which is just a 10 minute walk from Bayswater. You can lose yourself in the Serpentine Art Gallery, visit the stunning Kensington Palace or simply just unwind in the flower beds. If you are looking to entertain the children you can visit the Diana Princess of Wales' memorial playground along with the famous Peter Pan statue or simply just enjoy a picnic in the park!
. . . . .
. . . . .