In the South-West of the borough of Kensington and Chelsea lies Notting Hill, one of the most attractive parts of London and home to the famous Portobello Road Market and Europe's biggest street party, Notting Hill Carnival, which takes place at the end of August. Hugh Grant and Julia Roberts starred in a 1999 Richard Curtis film about the well heeled West London area, sending tourists flocking there in search of a blue door and a travel book shop. In reality, two locations were used: Nicholls Antique Arcade, now furniture store Gong at 142 Portobello Road, and The Travel Bookshop, 13-15 Blenheim Crescent, just off Portobello. In addition to the picturesque market, Notting Hill is a great area for shopping, eating and drinking with Ladbroke Grove and Westbourne Grove offering plenty to buy, do and see.
LondonTown.com - Notting Hill Location Map
Further articles featuring Notting Hill on LondonTown.com
The merest glimmer of sun and the London's drinking population goes crazy, ditching pint glasses in favour of plastic glasses consumed out in the...
Elbow lead singer Guy Garvey curates this year's Meltdown festival, Coldplay take to the stage at Wembley and the new Tate Modern opens in...
Proving that eating out and on the go doesn't have to be a sugar and calorie laden minefield, these cafés, restaurants and markets are leading...
When staying in a hotel it's nice to enjoy certain luxuries that are not available at home: room service, four-poster beds and spa treatments....
Recent years have seen brunch become a bit of a trend and London is bursting with cafes, delis and restaurants that are perfect to...
Discover what's on in London 2016 with our comprehensive guide to the best events. From theatre to art and music to sport, London 2016 has something for everyone - so read on to find out what London town has to offer.
Hotels near Notting Hill
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel from £68 28% off
20 Pembridge Gardens, W2 | 9 minutes from Notting Hill
Wrap yourself in Victorian elegance at this exclusive hotel. Located in peaceful residential street close to Notting Hill gate, the shops and nightlife of the West-end ... More
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel from £64 25% off
179-199 Holland Park Avenue, W11 | 11 minutes from Notting Hill
Located in the leafy district of Holland Park and only five minutes' walk from the Westfield Shopping Centre and Notting Hill, the Hilton London Kensington is ... More
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel from £53 37% off
5-7 Princes Square, W2 | 12 minutes from Notting Hill
The Shaftesbury Premier London Notting Hill is located in a quiet square in the heart of Bayswater close to Queensway, Hyde Park and Notting Hill providing ... More
London > Attractions > Other Attractions
Portobello Road, Notting Hill, London W11 | 6 minutes from Notting Hill
The famous Portobello Road antiques and flea market in Notting Hill takes place every Saturday although there are also stalls from Monday to Friday. Running from ... More
London > Attractions > Attractions for Kids
Lansdowne Crescent, Notting Hill, London W11 | 1 minute from Notting Hill
A longstanding and much loved institution for local parents in Shepherds Bush, the Music House for Children has given hundreds of west London children their ... More
London > Attractions > Museums
111-117 Lancaster Road, Notting Hill, London W11 | 7 minutes from Notting Hill
From Cornflakes to Ker-plunk, Spacedust to Spacehoppers, take a nostalgic tour through 200 years of British consumerism with Robert Opie's unique creation. Enter the Museum of ... More
London > Events > Concerts Dates: Tuesday 17th May 2016 - 10.30am-11.30am
St John's Church Notting Hill, Lansdowne Crescent, Notting Hill, W11 | 1 minute from Notting Hill
London > Events > Exhibitions Dates: Wednesday 4th May 2016 - 10am-8pm
20th Century Theatre, 291 Westbourne Grove, W11 | 3 minutes from Notting Hill
Sample a variety of designer lingerie and swimwear, with many prestigious brands on display for you to peruse....More
Entertainment near Notting Hill
London > Entertainment > Cinemas
191 Portobello Road, Notting Hill, London W11 | 5 minutes from Notting Hill
Lush leather armchairs, beds on the front row, comfy footstools, wine coolers and small tables storing snacks and drinks make this small, independent cinema one of ... More
London > Shopping > Specialists
St Johns Church, Lansdowne Crescent, Holland Park, London W11 | 1 minute from Notting Hill
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
London > Restaurants > Central European restaurants
92 Kensington Park Road, Notting Hill, London W11 | 3 minutes from Notting Hill
Notting Hill Kitchen opens on 1st July 2013.Blending modern Portuguese and Spanish cuisine, award-wining Portuguese chef Luis Baena focuses on the Atlantic facing regions of these ... More
Alternate names and popular misspellings for Notting Hill
Hotels near Notting Hill
From cheap budget accommodation to luxury 5 star suites see our deals for Notting Hill hotels, including London Premier Notting Hill from 97% off.