As the name suggests, Little Venice is interspersed with waterways. While you'll never mistake it for the Italian city, it does have some superb restuarants, bars and cafes lending the whole area a cosmopolitan, laid back vibe. When Robert Browning coined the term Little Venice he was describing the point where the Paddington Arm of the Grand Union Canal meets the Regents Canal encompasses however it now refers to the whole area at the south of Maida Vale. Paddington Basin, a short walk from Little Venice, is currently being redeveloped on a scale to rival London's Docklands. Watch this space. For a scenic water-side walk, follow the canal route north-east for 2.5 miles and you'll end up in Camden where you can see the Lock and the markets, or stroll across to Regents Park and London Zoo.
LondonTown.com - Little Venice Location Map
Further articles featuring Little Venice on LondonTown.com
The Rolling Stones, Glen Close and Sheridan Smith are three of hottest ticket in town this April when the London...
London may not be known as the city of love, but maybe it should be. Beautiful architecture, stunning views, wonderful winter gardens and romance...
Bend It Like Beckham goes from screen to London stage in May 2015, just one of the LondonTown top picks of the month. ...
London can seem a very elusive city when you are zipping across it on tubes or buses. Going by foot can be a great way...
Sun dappled terraces, rooftops with a view, private walled gardens and riverside balconies, wherever you are in London you're never more than a few...
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 Little Venice
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel from £163 22% off
79A Randolph Avenue, W9 | 6 minutes from Little Venice
Considering their close proximity to Paddington Station and the high standard of accommodation these serviced apartments come at a relatively reasonable price. Overlooking three and a ... More
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel from £74 40% off
2 Warrington Crescent, W9 | 7 minutes from Little Venice
Little Venice's tranquil waterways, colourful narrow boats and meandering canals are easily reached from The Colonnade hotel, which is also conveniently located for easy access to ... More
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel from £69 34% off
225 Edgware Road, W2 | 8 minutes from Little Venice
The Hilton London Metropole is a large modern hotel on Edgware Road, nearby to Madame Tussauds, London Zoo, Hyde Park and Paddington Station, making it easily ... More
London > Events > Exhibitions Dates: 28th September to 19th November 2016 - 12noon-6pm
Little Venice, 63 Penfold Street, NW8 | 3 minutes from Little Venice
Exhibitions & Art, Installation....More
Entertainment near Little Venice
London > Entertainment > Spectator Sport
Lords Cricket Ground St. Johns Wood Road, St John's Wood, London NW8 | 6 minutes from Little Venice
This revered ancient cricket ground has been the site of many a historic victory and many more England batting collapses. While Lord's Cricket Ground has long ... More
London > Education > Evening Classes
25 Paddington Green, Maida Vale, London W2 | 4 minutes from Little Venice
Huge selection of vocational courses, in large, central London college. Good for computing. Opportunities to study for GCSEs and A-levels.... More
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
93 Warrington Crescent, Maida Vale, London W9 | 6 minutes from Little Venice
Following on from the success of his first gastropub The Narrow in Wapping, Gordon Ramsay continues to make in-roads into the beer-and-fine-dining market with this restored ... More
London > Business > Venue Hire
St John's Wood, St John's Wood, London NW8 | 6 minutes from Little Venice
Lord's is the most famous cricket ground in the world, but you don't have to attend a match at Lord's to experience its year-round magic. From ... More
Also in Maida Vale
Our recommendations in the same street as Little Venice
Alternate names and popular misspellings for Little Venice
What's On Today
Near Little Venice
Hotels near Little Venice
From cheap budget places to stay to luxury 5 star suites see our discounts for Little Venice hotels, including Europa House Apartments London from 54% off.