Kensington Rood Gardens

 
 
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99 Kensington High Street, Kensington, London W8 5SA
 
 
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1.5 acre rooftop oasis with Spanish, Tudor and English themed gardens. Phone first to check admission.

 

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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
 
Gloucester Road Tube Station
 
11 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
 
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Young Street NCP
 
2 minutes walk
 
Hornton Street Car Park
 
3 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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Hotels near Kensington Rood Gardens

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Copthorne Tara Hotel London Kensington
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £60  25% off
Scarsdale Place, W8 | 2 minutes from Kensington Rood Gardens
On a quiet residential corner just off High Street Kensington, this high rise hotel benefits from a wealth of shops, restaurants and bars outside its door. ... More
 
 
 
Royal Garden Hotel London
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £106  22% off
2-24 Kensington High Street, W8 | 4 minutes from Kensington Rood Gardens
The Royal Garden's main attraction is the view it offers over Hyde Park, towering as it does over the well-kept royal gardens of Kensington Palace. As ... More
 
 
 
The Milestone Hotel London
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £285  28% off
1 Kensington Court, W8 | 4 minutes from Kensington Rood Gardens
'Luxury' best sums up these rooms and apartments overlooking Kensington Palace and Gardens in one of London's most coveted positions. Apartments come with fireplaces, en-suite marble ... More
 
 
 
 
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Alternative Parks and Gardens nearest Kensington Rood Gardens

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WWT London Wetland Centre
London > Attractions > Parks and Gardens
Queen Elizabeth Walk, Barnes, SW13 | 2.5 miles from Kensington Rood Gardens
A mosaic of created wetland habitats spread over 43 hectares, developed on the site of a disused Victorian reservoir, forms the site of the London Wetland ... More
 
 
 
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Holland Park
London > Attractions > Parks and Gardens
Holland Park Avenue / Kensington High Street, Holland Park, London W8 | 9 minutes from Kensington Rood Gardens
Small, pretty park in west London. Pretty, petit Holland Park is the ideal location for those wanting to escape the clamour of the city but who don’t ... More
 
 
 
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Serpentine Boating Lake
London > Attractions > Parks and Gardens
The Boat House, Serpentine Road, Hyde Park, London W2 | 23 minutes from Kensington Rood Gardens
Fed by a pure underground spring, and set in the heart of London's gorgeous Hyde Park, the Serpentine Boating Lake is one of the most pleasant ... More
 
 
 
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18 Stafford Terrace (Linley Sambourne House)
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
18 Stafford Terrace, Kensington, London W8 | 4 minutes from Kensington Rood Gardens
For a virtually untouched and immaculately preserved slice of Victorian living, visit this delightful building. One of the only genuine Victorian townhouses remaining and virtually unchanged ... More
 
 
 
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18 Stafford Terrace (Linley Sambourne House)
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
18 Stafford Terrace, Kensington, London W8 | 4 minutes from Kensington Rood Gardens
For a virtually untouched and immaculately preserved slice of Victorian living, visit Edward Linley Sambourne a delightful museum and one of the few genuine Victorian townhouses ... More
 
 
 
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Kensington Palace State Apartments
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
Kensington Gardens, Kensington, London W8 | 6 minutes from Kensington Rood Gardens
Originally a private country house, public visitors are now warmly welcomed into Kensington Palace, the birthplace of Queen Victoria and home to Princess Diana between 1981 ... More
 
 
 
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Events near Kensington Rood Gardens

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Classical Coffee Mornings: Jens Lynen And Jenifer Hughes
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Sunday 1st March 2015 - 11am-12noon
Royal Albert Hall, Kensington Gore, South Kensington, London SW7 | 12 minutes from Kensington Rood Gardens
The violin and piano duo perform works by Mozart and Grieg....More
 
 
 
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The Jacques
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Sunday 1st March 2015 - 7pm-10pm
Notting Hill Arts Club, 221 Notting Hill Gate, W11 | 12 minutes from Kensington Rood Gardens
The band of pop-punk rockers, consisting of the two sets of brothers, Bonnie, Elliot, Oliver and Jake, perform....More
 
 
 
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Drawn By Light: The Royal Photographic Society Collection
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: Saturday 28th February and Sunday 1st March 2015 - 10am-6pm
Science Museum, Exhibition Road, South Kensington, London SW7 | 13 minutes from Kensington Rood Gardens
More than 200 images and artefacts by leading historical names in the world of photography, including works from the 1820s by Roger Fenton and Julian Margaret ...More
 
 
 
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Royal Albert Hall
London > Entertainment > Classical Music
Kensington Gore, South Kensington, London SW7 | 12 minutes from Kensington Rood Gardens
Classical music, rock, pop and jazz, sporting events, galas, banquets and balls and the world-famous Proms series all take place within the Royal Albert Hall's ... More
 
 
 
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The Print Room
London > Entertainment > Theatres
The Coronet, 103 Notting Hill Gate, Bayswater, London W11 | 12 minutes from Kensington Rood Gardens
A non-for-profit venue with a performance space especially popular for experimental dance, theatre and music, The Print Room was established by Anda Winters and Lucy Bailey ... More
 
 
 
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The Coronet
London > Entertainment > Cinemas
103 Notting Hill Gate, Kensington, London W11 | 12 minutes from Kensington Rood Gardens
Originally built in 1898 as a theatre, Notting Hill's Coronet is now the place to go for a good, old-fashioned cinema experience. The dcor harks back ... More
 
 
 
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Hotel Chocolat
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
163 Kensington High Street, Kensington, London W8 | 2 minutes from Kensington Rood Gardens
The High Street Kensington branch of Hotel Chocolat has an in-store cafe where weary shoppers can re-charge their batteries with a mug of Liquid Chocolat - ... More
 
 
 
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Whole Foods Market
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
6397 Kensington High Street, Kensington, London W8 | 3 minutes from Kensington Rood Gardens
The Barkers Building on Kensington High Street used to house an entire department store so you can imagine how much fresh, good-for-you food you can fit ... More
 
 
 
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MAC Cosmetics
London > Shopping > Perfume and Cosmetics
28a Kensington Church Street, Kensington, London W8 | 3 minutes from Kensington Rood Gardens
Ultra-chic, ultra-hip cosmetics with colours to die for, all imported from Canada. A must-have for the cosmetics connoisseur. For a treat you can book a session ... More
 
 
 
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Pret A Manger
London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
14 Kensington Arcade, Kensington, London W8 | 1 minute from Kensington Rood Gardens
Pret sells up market fast food, hand made from natural ingredients, to take away or eat on site, in its trademark no nonsense chrome interiors. The ... More
 
 
 
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Saf Kensington
London > Restaurants > Vegetarian restaurants
The Barkers Building, Whole Food market 1st Floor, W8 | 1 minute from Kensington Rood Gardens
Vegetarian Cuisine... More
 
 
 
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Bone Daddies Whole Foods Market
London > Restaurants > Japanese restaurants
63-97 Kensington High Street, The Barkers Building, W8 | 1 minute from Kensington Rood Gardens
Two years on from the ramen boom of 2012, when Bone Daddies ramen bar arrived in Soho with a bang, Bone Daddies comes to Kensington with ... More
 
 
 
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Education near Kensington Rood Gardens

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The London School of Painting and Drawing
London > Education > Evening Classes
23 Kensington Square, Kensington, London W8 | 1 minute from Kensington Rood Gardens
Evening and weekend classes in life drawing and painting, taught by tutors from the Slade School of Fine Art and the Royal Society of British Sculptors. ... More
 
 
 
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Dana Centre
London > Education > Evening Classes
165 Queen's Gate, South Kensington, South Kensington, London SW7 | 11 minutes from Kensington Rood Gardens
There are plenty of initiatives trying to get kids involved in science, but the Dana Centre, an extension of the Science Museum, is the first one ... More
 
 
 
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London Academy of Music & Dramatic Art
London > Education > Arts and Drama
155 Talgarth Road, Hammersmith, London W14 | 23 minutes from Kensington Rood Gardens
LAMDA is among the most famous and prestigious acting schools in the world. It is very hard to be selected for a course here, but almost ... More
 
 
 
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The Roof Gardens
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
99 Kensington High Street, Kensington, London W8 | Same location as Kensington Rood Gardens
Although a restaurant, clubbing and event venue, the extraordinary Kensington Roof Gardens are still accessible to the general public during the day if there are no ... More
 
 
 
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London Archers
London > Leisure > Activities
Perks Field, Kensington Palace, Kensington, London W8 | 6 minutes from Kensington Rood Gardens
An excellent members archery club that shoots in the grounds of Kensington Palace in summer and in Pimlico in winter. Archery is a totally satisfying sport, ... More
 
 
 
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Holland Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Ilchester Place, Holland Park, London W8 | 9 minutes from Kensington Rood Gardens
Pretty, petit Holland Park is the ideal location for those wanting to escape the clamour of the city but who don't want to travel too far ... More
 
 
 
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Devonshire Arms W8
London > Nightlife > Pubs
37 Marloes Road, Kensington, London W8 | 5 minutes from Kensington Rood Gardens
Always a popular hangout with the South Kensington locals, The Devonshire Arms had a fresh lick of paint in 2014 and emerged with its proper pub ... More
 
 
 
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The Abingdon
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
54 Abingdon Road, Kensington, Kensington, London W8 | 6 minutes from Kensington Rood Gardens
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The Scarsdale
London > Nightlife > Pubs
23A Edwards Square, Kensington, London W8 | 8 minutes from Kensington Rood Gardens
If pubs were judged by their location and setting, The Scardale Tavern in Kensington would top many lists for this really is quaint London at its ... More
 
 
 
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Babylon at the Roof Gardens
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
99 Kensington High Street, Kensington, London W8 | Same location as Kensington Rood Gardens
Richard Branson's rooftop restaurant-come-nightclub at Kensington Roof Gardens is a favourite with the glam girls of Kensington, who can be seen at all hours sipping cocktails ... More
 
 
 
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Piano
London > Nightlife > Bars
106 Kensington High Street, Kensington, London W8 | 1 minute from Kensington Rood Gardens
If you ask your friends about this place, not many will know. It's not wildly off the beaten track either, situated directly opposite High Street Ken ... More
 
 
 
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Ping
London > Nightlife > Bars
180-184 Earl's Court Road, SW5 | 11 minutes from Kensington Rood Gardens
We can't help but feel that Boris Johnson would approve of Ping, a cavernous venue which serves cocktails, pizzas and ping pong (or whiff whaff if ... More
 
 
 
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Kensington Roof Gardens
London > Business > Venue Hire
99 Kensington High Street, Kensington, London W8 | Same location as Kensington Rood Gardens
An oasis high in the sky above Kensington High Street, the Roof Gardens comprises one and a half acres of themed gardens. These gardens surround an ... More
 
 
 
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Kensington Conference and Events Centre
London > Business > Venue Hire
Hornton Street, Kensington, London W8 | 3 minutes from Kensington Rood Gardens
Kensington Conference and Events Centre, Just a two minutes walk from High Street Kensington Underground Station, Kensington Chelsea and Events Centre is a highly adaptable, purpose-designed ... More
 
 
 
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Kensington Palace
London > Business > Venue Hire
Kensington Gardens, Kensington, London W8 | 6 minutes from Kensington Rood Gardens
Conference facilities can accomodate for up to 1040 people.... More
 
 
 
 

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Alternate names and popular misspellings for Kensington Rood Gardens

Kensington Rood Gardens, Kensington Rod Gardens
 
 

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Fashion Rules
Exhibitions | Until 4th July 2015 

Kensington Palace State Apartments 6 minutes walk from Kensington Rood Gardens

Take a nostalgic look back at recent decades of royal dress through the wardrobes of three members of the British ...More

A Victorian Obsession: The Perez Simon Collection
Exhibitions | Until 29th March 2015 

Leighton House Museum 10 minutes walk from Kensington Rood Gardens

A showcase of 50 exceptional paintings by artists of the Victorian period including Rossetti, Millais, Strudwick and Poynter, all of ...More

The Jacques
Concerts | On 1st March 2015 

Notting Hill Arts Club 12 minutes walk from Kensington Rood Gardens

The band of pop-punk rockers, consisting of the two sets of brothers, Bonnie, Elliot, Oliver and Jake, perform....More

Classical Coffee Mornings: Jens Lynen And Jenifer Hughes
Concerts | On 1st March 2015 

Royal Albert Hall 12 minutes walk from Kensington Rood Gardens

The violin and piano duo perform works by Mozart and Grieg....More

Madam Butterfly
Concerts | Until 15th March 2015 

Royal Albert Hall 12 minutes walk from Kensington Rood Gardens

David Freeman directs Puccini's classic opera, in which an American soldier takes part in a marriage of convenience to a ...More

The Rise and Shine of Comrade Fiasco
Theatre | Until 21st March 2015 

Gate Theatre 13 minutes walk from Kensington Rood Gardens

Andrew Whaley's comic take on post-colonial Zimbabwe, The Rise and Shine of Comrade Fiasco at the Gate Theatre is part ...More

Cosmos & Culture
Exhibitions | Until 31st December 2015 

Science Museum 13 minutes walk from Kensington Rood Gardens

Explore how astronomy has changed how the universe is seen. Objects from ancient heritage to cutting edge technology show the ...More

Shackleton's Man Goes South
Exhibitions | Until 26th April 2015 

Science Museum 13 minutes walk from Kensington Rood Gardens

Shackleton's Man Goes South is the name of a novel by Tony White and a display in the Atmosphere gallery ...More

Unlocking Lovelock: Scientist, Inventor, Maverick
Exhibitions | Until 9th April 2015 

Science Museum 13 minutes walk from Kensington Rood Gardens

Delve into the archives of one of Britain's most important living scientists, James Lovelock. Among the exhibition are laboratory notebooks, ...More

Churchill's Scientists
Exhibitions | Until 1st January 2016 

Science Museum 13 minutes walk from Kensington Rood Gardens

The Science Museum's major exhibition of 2015 is Churchill's Scientists, which will run from January 2015 until early 2016. Marking ...More

 
 
 
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