The Recreation Ground

ADDRESS
Willow Grove, Chislehurst, BR7 5BY†

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Railway Stations

Railway Stations

Chislehurst Railway Station
18 minutes walk

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Hotels near The Recreation Ground

Near The Recreation Ground
Holiday Inn Express London Greenwich London
Holiday Inn Express London Greenwich
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel† from £57† 34% off
Bugsby Way, SE10 | 5.6 miles from The Recreation Ground
Staying at this hotel puts you right in the centre of Greenwich, with a thousand years of British naval history on your doorstep, as well shops, ...More
Crowne Plaza London Docklands London
Crowne Plaza London Docklands
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel† from £66† 24% off
Western Gateway, E16 | 6.5 miles from The Recreation Ground
The Crowne Plaza Docklands is the main hotel for the giant ExCel Centre. It's a great place to stay if you're visiting a conference or exhibition, ...More
Hilton London Canary Wharf Hotel London
Hilton London Canary Wharf Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel† from £66† 38% off
South Quay, E14 | 6.6 miles from The Recreation Ground
Perched on the waterfront, just 15 minutes from London's City Airport, the Hilton London Canary Wharf combines convenience with comfort. Stroll across the hotel's private bridge ...More
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Alternative Parks and Gardens nearest The Recreation Ground

Nearest to The Recreation Ground
Greenwich Park London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Greenwich Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Romney Road, SE10 | 5 miles from The Recreation Ground
As a World Heritage Site marking the site of the Greenwich Meridian (the base point for World Time and the location of Longitude 0) Greenwich is ...More
Crystal Palace Park London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Crystal Palace Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Thicket Road, Penge, SE20 | 5.6 miles from The Recreation Ground
Although Sir Joseph Paxton‚€™s Crystal Palace - first erected in Hyde Park for the Great Exhibition of 1851 and moved here a couple of years ...More
Peckham Rye Common London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Peckham Rye Common
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Peckham Rye, SE15 | 6.2 miles from The Recreation Ground
Peckham Rye combines the Park and Common providing a large green space for sports, sun bathing, families and ducks. Notable aspects include ornamental gardens - ...More
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The Recreation Ground gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
Beckenham Cricket Club London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Beckenham Cricket Club
London > Leisure > Sports Facilities
Foxgrove Road, BR3 | 3.7 miles from The Recreation Ground
Its name may imply allegiance to cricket alone but at this club you can play tennis, hockey, and squash. The cricket club boasts immaculate pitches, ...More
Brooklyn Bowl London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Brooklyn Bowl
London > Leisure >
O2 Arena, Peninsula Square, SE10 | 6.3 miles from The Recreation Ground
Five years after the original Brooklyn Bowl launched, the well known New York bowling alley comes to London's O2. The London venue is the first Brooklyn ...More
The Paintball Centre London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Paintball Centre
London > Leisure > Activities
Unit 4, Wood Wharf, Preston Road, Canary Wharf, Tower Hamlets, London E14 | 6.7 miles from The Recreation Ground
This fab game emerged in 1980 and has taken the world by storm. Popular with adrenalin junkies, paintballing is an action-packed, mission-driven past-time that is ...More
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Entertainment near The Recreation Ground

Near The Recreation Ground
Blackheath Halls London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Blackheath Halls
London > Entertainment > Classical Music
23 Lee Road, SE3 | 3.9 miles from The Recreation Ground
Compile a list of London's major arts and entertainment venues and the Blackheath Halls won't immediately spring to mind as being one of the most high ...More
Jack Studio Theatre London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Jack Studio Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
410 Brockley Road, SE4 | 5 miles from The Recreation Ground
The Jack Studio Theatre (formerly known as Brockley Jack Theatre) is a welcoming 50-seat fringe theatre in Brockley - so welcoming that it won the public ...More
Greenwich Picturehouse London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Greenwich Picturehouse
London > Entertainment > Cinemas
180 Greenwich High Road, SE10 | 5.2 miles from The Recreation Ground
This Greenwich cinema has not been a resounding success. Since opening in 1989 it's gone bankrupt twice, closing down for long periods. Fortunately for locals - ...More
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Sights and Attractions near The Recreation Ground

The best museums, galleries, attractions near The Recreation Ground
Eltham Palace London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Eltham Palace
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
Court Yard, off Court Road, SE9 | 2.1 miles from The Recreation Ground
Restored by English Heritage, this fantastic house boasts Britain's finest Art Deco interior and offers visitors the chance to indulge in the opulence of 1930s Britain ...More
Red House (William Morris Museum) London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Red House (William Morris Museum)
London > Attractions > Museums
Red House Lane, Bexleyheath, DA6 | 3.9 miles from The Recreation Ground
The William Morris-designed Red House in Bexleyheath was once described as "the beautifullest place on earth" by Sir Edward Burne-Jones, whose paintings are on show inside ...More
Chislehurst Caves London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Chislehurst Caves
London > Attractions > Sights
Old Hill, Bromley, BR7 | 13 minutes from The Recreation Ground
A short walk from Chislehurst station (regularly served by trains from London Bridge and Charing Cross) lurks this amazing subterranean maze of caves. The results of ...More
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Shopping near The Recreation Ground

The best shops and markets near The Recreation Ground
Simon Carter Blackheath London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Simon Carter Blackheath
London > Shopping > Menswear
9 Tranquil Vale, SE3 | 4.1 miles from The Recreation Ground
Founded by a businessman of the same name in the 1980s, Simon Carter is a menswear retailer known especially for their accessories such as cufflinks, ...More
The Bookshop on the Heath London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Bookshop on the Heath
London > Shopping > Books
74 Tranquil Vale, Blackheath, SE3 | 4.1 miles from The Recreation Ground
A book lovers gem. As one of London's oldest and last remaining second-hand bookshops, this bookshop stocks signed first editions and collectables as well as local ...More
Christmas Trees: Pines and Needles, Greenwich Park London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Christmas Trees: Pines and Needles, Greenwich Park
London > Shopping > Specialists
Charlton Way Entrance, Blackheath Avenue, Se10 | 4.6 miles from The Recreation Ground
A rose-nosed reindeer walks into a bar and the elf barman says: "Why the long face?" Rudolf duly replies: "I've got pines and needles". Yes, yes... ...More
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Restaurants near The Recreation Ground

What are the best dining options near The Recreation Ground London?
Yak & Yeti - Eltham London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Yak & Yeti - Eltham
London > Restaurants > Indian/South Asian restaurants
86 Eltham High Street, SE9 | 2.2 miles from The Recreation Ground
Indian/South Asian Cuisine...More
Con Amore Italian Restaurant London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Con Amore Italian Restaurant
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
250 High Street, Bromley, BR1 | 2.3 miles from The Recreation Ground
Italian Cuisine...More
Gurkha Square London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Gurkha Square
London > Restaurants > Indian/South Asian restaurants
13 Belmont Parade, Green Lane, Chislehurst, BR7 | 7 minutes from The Recreation Ground
Indian/South Asian Cuisine...More
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Education near The Recreation Ground

Near The Recreation Ground
Music Everything Ltd London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Music Everything Ltd
London > Education > Arts and Drama
Parchmore Place, CR7 | 7.1 miles from The Recreation Ground
This popular, affordable music school delivers short and intensive part time courses in music production/technology, sound engineering, vocal techniques and keyboard/guitar/dj skills. They also have studios to ...More
Chocolate Films Ltd London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Chocolate Films Ltd
London > Education >
Units 1 & 2 119-123 Hackford Road, SW9 | 8.5 miles from The Recreation Ground
Chocolate Films is a South London based film production company and social enterprise which runs a wide variety of media courses including stop motion animation, light ...More
Four Corners London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Four Corners
London > Education > Adult Education
121 Roman Road, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 9 miles from The Recreation Ground
For 30 years Four Corners has been training, producing and supporting the full range of film and photographic requirements. Services on offer include filmmaking facilities and ...More
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Leisure near The Recreation Ground

The Recreation Ground gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
Beckenham Cricket Club London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Beckenham Cricket Club
London > Leisure > Sports Facilities
Foxgrove Road, BR3 | 3.7 miles from The Recreation Ground
Its name may imply allegiance to cricket alone but at this club you can play tennis, hockey, and squash. The cricket club boasts immaculate pitches, ...More
Greenwich Park London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Greenwich Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Romney Road, SE10 | 5 miles from The Recreation Ground
As a World Heritage Site marking the site of the Greenwich Meridian (the base point for World Time and the location of Longitude 0) Greenwich is ...More
Crystal Palace Park London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Crystal Palace Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Thicket Road, Penge, SE20 | 5.6 miles from The Recreation Ground
Although Sir Joseph Paxton‚€™s Crystal Palace - first erected in Hyde Park for the Great Exhibition of 1851 and moved here a couple of years ...More
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Pubs near The Recreation Ground

The best pubs near London The Recreation Ground.
Jam Circus London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Jam Circus
London > Nightlife > Pubs
330-332 Brockley Road, SE4 | 5 miles from The Recreation Ground
After a fire gutted the building in December 2012, Jam Circus re-opens on 7th November 2013 welcoming back Brockley drinkers with its wide selection of ales, ...More
The Hill London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Hill
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
89 Royal Hill, SE10 | 5 miles from The Recreation Ground
A couple of years back, in 2005, the Barley Mow became The Hill and changed from an average local (with a dodgy clientele) to a gastropub ...More
The Greenwich Union London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Greenwich Union
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
56 Royal Hill, SE10 | 5.1 miles from The Recreation Ground
...More
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Nightlife near The Recreation Ground

The Recreation Ground clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
The Old Brewery London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Old Brewery
London > Nightlife > Bars
The Pepys Building, Old Royal Naval College, SE10 | 5.4 miles from The Recreation Ground
Located within the grounds of the Old Royal Naval College and a stone's throw from the world's last tea clipper, the legendary Cutty Sark, The Old ...More
Studio 338 London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Studio 338
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
338 Boord Street, Greenwich, SE10 | 5.9 miles from The Recreation Ground
Following a major refurbishment, Studio 338 reopened in spectacular style in March 2014, with Mark 'MK' Kinchen, Kevin Saunderson and Kate Simko all on the line-up. ...More
Proud2 at The O2 London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Proud2 at The O2
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
The O2 Arena Peninsula Square, Greenwich, SE10 | 6.3 miles from The Recreation Ground
In the sad shell of the Millennium Dome, a superclub was born, going by the name of Proud2. Sporting one of the world's most powerful audio ...More
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Meeting venue hire near The Recreation Ground

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near The Recreation Ground.
Eltham Palace London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Eltham Palace
London > Business > Venue Hire
Court Yard, Off Court Rd, SE9 | 2.1 miles from The Recreation Ground
Restored by English Heritage, this fantastic house offers visitors the chance to indulge in the opulence of 1930s Britain whilst at the same time experiencing the ...More
Laban London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Laban
London > Business > Venue Hire
Creekside, Deptford, SE8 | 5.5 miles from The Recreation Ground
Tate Modern architects Herzog & de Meuron went for a shimmering, plastic-clad building when tasked with designing the Laban building, a place where excellence in contemporary ...More
The O2 London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The O2
London > Business > Venue Hire
Peninsula Square, SE10 | 6.3 miles from The Recreation Ground
The second most embarrassing legacy of Tony Blair's time in government struggled for years to find a role after the millennium show shut up shop. It's ...More
 
 

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Bromley Comedy Club
Comedy | On 31st January 2015 

The Churchill Theatre 2.29 miles from The Recreation Ground

Smart gags and insightful humour from 2011 Foster's Edinburgh Comedy Awards Best Newcomer nominee Holly Walsh. With Fern Brady, Rob ...More

Nrg Dance: Workshop (Ages 13-18)
Sporting Events | Until 28th March 2015 

Greenwich Dance Agency, The Borough Hall 5.18 miles from The Recreation Ground

Youth dance workshop....More

The Fish Police
Concerts | On 31st January 2015 

The Bird's Nest 5.36 miles from The Recreation Ground

Electro-pop and funk from the south London-based three-piece. With support from Azores and No Cars....More

Kluster Fuck
Concerts | On 31st January 2015 

The Bird's Nest 5.36 miles from The Recreation Ground

The Copenhagen-based outfit performs hardcore metal. With support from Link, Bad Meat and Nembutal....More

Saturday Night Comedy
Comedy | On 31st January 2015 

Up the Creek 5.37 miles from The Recreation Ground

MC Fin Taylor introduces stand-up acts Masud Milas, Chris Betts and Gavin Webster to the stage to perform their most ...More

This Feeling Club
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 31st January 2015 

The Amersham Arms 5.61 miles from The Recreation Ground

Resident DJs spin party classics and floorfillers....More

Who Are Our Audiences And How Can We Engage With Them Better': Discussion
Exhibitions | On 31st January 2015 

The Albany 5.64 miles from The Recreation Ground

An open forum to discuss the role of the theatre and it's audience....More

Yeh Shen - The Chinese Cinderella
Theatre | On 31st January 2015 

The Albany 5.64 miles from The Recreation Ground

Yellow Earth presents the magical story of a young orphaned girl who enlists the help of a fish, a dragon ...More

Dead Spider Night
Concerts | On 31st January 2015 

New Cross Inn 5.86 miles from The Recreation Ground

Hard rock and metal courtesy of bands including Die Kur, Arrows Of Time and Burning Memories....More

The London ExCeL Wedding Show
Exhibitions | Until 1st February 2015 

ExCel London Exhibition Centre 6.39 miles from The Recreation Ground

See products and services on offer from bridal dresses, bridesmaid dresses, venues, honeymoon destinations, florists, tiaras, shoes, hair and beauty ...More

 

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Half Moon Young People's Theatre

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The Baby Show
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The Dark Side Of Love: The Valentine's Masked Ball
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The Coronet Theatre

The eve of Valentine's Day falls on Friday 13th this year, providing the perfect opportunity to celebrate the darker side ...More

 
The Last of the De Mullins
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Jermyn Street Theatre

Stephen McGill and Joel Marvin present a play set in the Edwardian England of 1908 in which one woman defies ...More

 
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
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Theatre Royal Drury Lane

Nominated for a staggering seven gongs in the 2014 Olivier Awards including Best New Musical, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory ...More

 
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