Waterlow Park †

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Dartmouth Park Hill, N19 5JF
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Waterlow ParkOne of our favourites, this beautiful park occupies a dramatic sloping site overlooking the city and was given to Londoners by Sir Sidney Waterlow as a 'garden for the gardenless'. Retaining a secret garden charm with tree-lined walkways and ponds on different levels, it’s one of London’s finest landscaped parks. It’s amazing to think they managed to fit some tennis courts into Waterlow Park but it's such a lovely spot for a game. The six immaculately kept courts have been attractively built into the hill. Take a picnic, play a set or two then catch a few rays in the park after. It’s absolutely idyllic.

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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

Archway Tube Station
7 minutes walk
Highgate Tube Station
13 minutes walk
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

Upper Holloway Overground Station
13 minutes walk
Gospel Oak Overground Station
19 minutes walk

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Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Grenville Gardens Community Allotment Garden
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Grenville Gardens, Grenville Road, N19 | 18 minutes from Waterlow Park
The Grenville Allotment Garden, found in a part of Grenville Gardens in Islington, have enable the local community to reclaim a part of the garden contaminated ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Parliament Hill
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Highgate Road, NW5 | 19 minutes from Waterlow Park
Originally a point of defense for troops loyal to parliament during the English Civil War, Parliament Hill (previously known as Traitor's Hill) is now a favoured ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Highgate Wood and Queen's Wood
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Muswell Hill Road, N10 | 20 minutes from Waterlow Park
Much of London was once entirely covered by the ancient Forest of Middlesex. The oak, holly, and hornbeam trees of Highgate Woods and Queen's Wood (a ... More
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Leisure near Waterlow Park

Waterlow Park gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
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Hampstead Heath Swimming Ponds
London > Leisure > Activities
Hampstead Heath, NW5 | 14 minutes from Waterlow Park
Since as early as 1860, and probably before, many hardy London folk have taken a dip before work in one of three wooded ponds on Hampstead ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Parliament Hill Lido
London > Leisure > Activities
Parliament Hill Fields, Gordon House Road, NW5 | 18 minutes from Waterlow Park
The gorgeous unheated Parliament Hill Lido on Hampstead Heath (also called 'Hampstead Heath Lido') was upgraded not so long ago when it had a generous £2.9million ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Caroline Pick Yoga
London > Leisure > Fitness
131 Brecknock Road, N19 | 21 minutes from Waterlow Park
Yoga from within from one of the UK's foremost practitioners. Caroline Pick uses yoga to exercise the body as an extension of the mind, and her ... More
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Events near Waterlow Park

Near Waterlow Park
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My Shadow And Me
London > Events > Theatre †Dates: Saturday 17th February 2018 - 10.30am-11.15am
Waterlow Park, Highgate Hill, Waterlow Park, N6 | 2 minutes from Waterlow Park
Theatre, Children's Theatre....More
David Gibb: Climb That Tree
London > Events > Theatre †Dates: Saturday 10th March 2018 - 10.30am-11.15am
Waterlow Park, Highgate Hill, Waterlow Park, N6 | 2 minutes from Waterlow Park
A musical journey through the performers hilarious and often surreal imagination....More
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Entertainment near Waterlow Park

Near Waterlow Park
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Upstairs At The Gatehouse
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Hampstead Lane, Highgate Village, N6 | 8 minutes from Waterlow Park
This popular pub theatre in Highgate has, over the years, served as a music hall, cinema, Masonic lodge and a jazz and folk music club. Now ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Jacksons Lane Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
269a Archway Road, N6 | 12 minutes from Waterlow Park
Housed in a Grade II listed gothic church conversion, this multi-arts, theatre and dance venue in Highgate has a regularly changing programme of live performances including ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Forum
London > Entertainment > Live Music
9-17 Highgate Road, NW51JY | 22 minutes from Waterlow Park
Once a gorgeous art deco cinema, The Forum is now an essential mid-sized rock venue. It's got everything you want from the North London rock scene, ... More
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Sights and Attractions near Waterlow Park

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Waterlow Park
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
London International Gallery of Children's Art
London > Attractions > Attractions for Kids
Waterlow Park Centre, Dartmouth Park Hill, N19 | Same location as Waterlow Park
This fascinating gallery displays exhibitions of children's art from every corner of the world, including artwork by local youngsters. Moving from their original home, a small ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Highgate Cemetery
London > Attractions > Sights
Swains Lane, N6 | 5 minutes from Waterlow Park
Wild woodland Victorian cemetery. Perched at the top of the winding and woody Swain’s Lane, close to Highgate village with its soaring views over the city, Highgate ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Hampstead Heath
London > Attractions > Parks and Gardens
NW3 | 21 minutes from Waterlow Park
The wildest of London's parks, Hampstead Heath has fields to run in, long grass to roll in, woods to hide in and, most famously, ponds to ... More
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Shopping near Waterlow Park

The best shops and markets near Waterlow Park
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Christmas Trees: Pines and Needles, Highgate
London > Shopping > Specialists
The Woodman, 414 Archway Road, N6 | 13 minutes from Waterlow Park
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
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Walter Purkis & Sons
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
17 The Broadway, Crouch End, N8 | 21 minutes from Waterlow Park
The century-old smokehouse at the rear of Walter Purkis provides excellent, and reasonably priced, smoked salmon to both branches (the other is in (Muswell Hill) of ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
JoJo Maman Bebe, Crouch End
London > Shopping >
47 The Broadway, N8 | 21 minutes from Waterlow Park
JoJo Maman Bébé is a one-stop solution for pregnancy and beyond and offers a wide range of stylish maternity wear, adorable babywear and ... More
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Restaurants near Waterlow Park

What are the best dining options near Waterlow Park London?
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Fabrizio Restaurant - London
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
34 Highgate Hill, N19 | 3 minutes from Waterlow Park
Italian Cuisine... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
RRC Thai Cafe
London > Restaurants > Thai restaurants
36 Highgate Hill, N19 | 3 minutes from Waterlow Park
Thai Cuisine... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Pizza Express
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
30 Highgate High Street, N6 | 5 minutes from Waterlow Park
Pizza Express has become something of a London institution. Serving consistently excellent Italian pizzas quickly in pleasant unfussy surroundings, this is always a convenient and acceptable ... More
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Education near Waterlow Park

Near Waterlow Park
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Out of the Bloom
London > Education > Evening Classes
89/91 Bayham Street, Camden Town, London NW1 | 2.1 miles from Waterlow Park
Unique and innovative workshops teaching flower arranging and floristry with monthly, weekly or daily workshops. This is a really enjoyable art form that allows its students ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Ecole de Mime Corporel Dramatique
London > Education > Evening Classes
Unit 207, Belgravia Workshop, 157-163 Marlborough Road, N19 | 17 minutes from Waterlow Park
Only the French could come up with an art form so bizarrely fascinating. Mime is as relaxing as Tai Chi, as healthy as yoga, and as ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Jenius Social
London > Education > Cookery Courses
Unit 8 The Islington Studios, 6 Hornsey Road, N7 | 33 minutes from Waterlow Park
Islington cafe-cum-deli Jenius Social isn't just a place to enjoy fine food and carefully sourced balsamic vinegar, artisan chocolates and cured meats. It's also a ... More
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Leisure near Waterlow Park

Waterlow Park gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Waterlow Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Dartmouth Park Hill, N19 | Same location as Waterlow Park
One of our favourites, this beautiful park occupies a dramatic sloping site overlooking the city and was given to Londoners by Sir Sidney Waterlow as a ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Hampstead Heath Swimming Ponds
London > Leisure > Activities
Hampstead Heath, NW5 | 14 minutes from Waterlow Park
Since as early as 1860, and probably before, many hardy London folk have taken a dip before work in one of three wooded ponds on Hampstead ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Grenville Gardens Community Allotment Garden
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Grenville Gardens, Grenville Road, N19 | 18 minutes from Waterlow Park
The Grenville Allotment Garden, found in a part of Grenville Gardens in Islington, have enable the local community to reclaim a part of the garden contaminated ... More
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Pubs near Waterlow Park

The best pubs near London Waterlow Park.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Flask Tavern
London > Nightlife > Pubs
77 Highgate West Hill, N6 | 7 minutes from Waterlow Park
Stooping ceilings, creaking floors, solid wooden panelling, beams and small interconnecting rooms combine to make The Flask Tavern, a traditional 18th century English pub, among the ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
St John's Tavern
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
91 Junction Road, Archway, N19 | 8 minutes from Waterlow Park
Slap bang in the middle of Junction Road sits the St John, one of the earliest, and best, gastropubs in North London. With its intimately lit, ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Hideaway
London > Nightlife > Pubs
114 Junction Road, Archway, N19 | 11 minutes from Waterlow Park
A much welcome addition to Archway and its environs, bar/club/live music venue/pizzeria The Hideaway seems to do it all - which is what you'd expect from ... More
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Nightlife near Waterlow Park

Waterlow Park clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Boogaloo
London > Nightlife > Bars
312 Archway Road, N6 | 11 minutes from Waterlow Park
The Boogaloo has succeeded in breaking the all pervasive contemporary pub blueprint, fashioning a popular alternative with a great atmosphere - and not an inch of ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Champagne Bar
London > Nightlife > Bars
St Pancras International, Euston Road, NW1 | 31 minutes from Waterlow Park
At 90 metres, The Champagne Bar at St Pancras International is Europe's longest and presents a very glamourous way to start your journey to Paris before ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Lock Tavern
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
35 Chalk Farm Road, NW1 | 34 minutes from Waterlow Park
The Lock Tavern would be a great place to drop in and escape the tiresome, tie-dye-clad vendors of Camden's famous street market. Unfortunately that wouldn't do ... More
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Meeting venue hire near Waterlow Park

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Waterlow Park.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Union Chapel
London > Business > Venue Hire
The Vestry, Union Chapel, Compton Avenue, N1 | 2.4 miles from Waterlow Park
... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Kings Place
London > Business > Venue Hire
90 York Way, King's Cross, London N1 | 2.5 miles from Waterlow Park
Just 150 metres from King's Cross and St Pancras stations, the Dixon-Jones designed Kings Place offers conference organisers two auditoriums, two art galleries and a wide ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Roundhouse
London > Business > Venue Hire
Chalk Farm Road, NW1 | 35 minutes from Waterlow Park
Can accommodate up to 1800 people.... More

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Kirsty's Poptastic Piano Sing-Along!
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