Abingdon Road

 
 
ADDRESS
Abingdon Road, Kensington, Kensington and Chelsea, London W8 
 

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Welcome to our guide for the area around Abingdon Road in Kensington and Chelsea. Below we present a selection of upcoming events, local attractions and great places to eat and shop.

The nearest station to Abingdon Road is High Street Kensington Tube Station which is about 6 minutes to the North East.

Abingdon Road is in the London area of Kensington.

 

LondonTown.com - Abingdon Road Location Map

 
 
 
Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
 
Earls Court Tube Station
 
8 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
 
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Hornton Street Car Park
 
6 minutes walk
 
Broadwood Terrace NCP
 
7 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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What to do in London Throughout 2014

Discover the best of London's entertainment this year with our comprehensive guide to 2014's top events. From theatre to art and music to sport, London in 2014 has something for everyone - so read on to find out what London town has to offer.

 
THE BEST

Hotels near Abingdon Road

Near Abingdon Road
Kensington Close Hotel & Spa
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £63  35% off
Wrights Lane, W8 | 4 minutes from Abingdon Road
In 2012 Kensington Close Hotel & Spa completed a £40m renovation and extension project in celebration of their Golden 50th Birthday. This includes over 700 ... More
 
 
 
NH Kensington Hotel London
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £98  32% off
202-220 Cromwell Road, SW5 | 4 minutes from Abingdon Road
This clean, comfortable modern hotel made up of six Victorian houses is a short walk from Earls Court Tube station from where the Piccadilly line can ... More
 
 
 
Copthorne Tara Hotel London Kensington
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £64  33% off
Scarsdale Place, W8 | 4 minutes from Abingdon Road
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
 
 
 
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Events near Abingdon Road

Near Abingdon Road
Ends Today
IT Help Sessions
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: Saturday 29th November 2014 - 10am-12noon
Brompton Library, Brompton Library, 210 Old Brompton Road, SW5 | 12 minutes from Abingdon Road
Get help with IT problems....More
 
 
 
Now On
The Glorious Georges At Kensington Palace
London > Events > Leisure  Dates: 28th, 29th and 30th November 2014
Kensington Palace State Apartments, Kensington Gardens, Kensington, London W8 | 12 minutes from Abingdon Road
A season of events and entertainments exploring the lives of the Hanoverian monarchs, in which the glittering court of George II and Queen Caroline is brought ...More
 
 
 
Today Only
Orange Circus Band
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Saturday 29th November 2014 - 8pm-11.55pm
The Troubadour, 263-267 Brompton Road, SW5 | 13 minutes from Abingdon Road
The band plays music drawing influence from Appalachian, roots, folk, country, blues and early rock'n'roll. With support from Between The Days, Sincere Deceivers, J.P Nyman, Ciara ...More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Entertainment near Abingdon Road

Near Abingdon Road
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Troubadour
London > Entertainment > Live Music
263-267 Brompton Road, Earls Court, London SW5 | 13 minutes from Abingdon Road
The Troubadour is a lovely little cafe, which hosts an inspiring program of folk, blues, psychedelia and poetry downstairs. It's also the place where Private Eye ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Troubadour
London > Entertainment > Live Music
265 Old Brompton Road, Earls Court, London SW5 | 13 minutes from Abingdon Road
Kensington's original boho coffee house. Jimi Hendrix, Joni Mitchell, Bob Dylan and Paul Simon played here back in the 60s. Of course, Kensington has changed a ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Coronet
London > Entertainment > Cinemas
103 Notting Hill Gate, Kensington, London W11 | 14 minutes from Abingdon Road
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
 
 
 
THE BEST

Sights and Attractions near Abingdon Road

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Abingdon Road
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
18 Stafford Terrace (Linley Sambourne House)
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
18 Stafford Terrace, Kensington, London W8 | 3 minutes from Abingdon Road
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
18 Stafford Terrace (Linley Sambourne House)
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
18 Stafford Terrace, Kensington, London W8 | 3 minutes from Abingdon Road
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Leighton House Museum
London > Attractions > Museums
12 Holland Park Road, Holland Park, London W14 | 6 minutes from Abingdon Road
Leighton House is one of the most opulent museums in London, and its small scale makes it easy enough to explore thoroughly in an afternoon. Located ... More
 
 
 
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Shopping near Abingdon Road

The best shops and markets near Abingdon Road
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Children's Book Centre
London > Shopping > Books
237 Kensington High Street, Kensington, London W8 | 2 minutes from Abingdon Road
This is a bookshop and a whole lot more, with everything on offer from padded books for tots, through wonderful picture books and on to first ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Non-Stop Party Shop
London > Shopping > Specialists
214 Kensington High Street, Holland Park, London W8 | 3 minutes from Abingdon Road
This is a one-stop non-stop shop for all your party needs. From decorations - streamers, banners, pinata and confetti - to luminous novelties and dressing-up ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Hotel Chocolat
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
163 Kensington High Street, Kensington, London W8 | 4 minutes from Abingdon Road
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
 
 
 
THE BEST

Restaurants near Abingdon Road

What are the best dining options near Abingdon Road London?
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Abingdon
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
54 Abingdon Road, Kensington, Kensington, London W8 | 1 minute from Abingdon Road
... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Pizza Express
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
35 Earl's Court Road, Kensington, London W8 | 1 minute from Abingdon Road
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Whits
London > Restaurants > Modern European restaurants
21 Abingdon Road, Kensington, London W8 | 1 minute from Abingdon Road
In the bad old days when eating out in London meant pot roast and soggy cabbage, Kensington's French community created a small oasis of deliciousness on ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Education near Abingdon Road

Near Abingdon Road
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The London School of Painting and Drawing
London > Education > Evening Classes
23 Kensington Square, Kensington, London W8 | 5 minutes from Abingdon Road
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Dana Centre
London > Education > Evening Classes
165 Queen's Gate, South Kensington, South Kensington, London SW7 | 14 minutes from Abingdon Road
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
London Academy of Music & Dramatic Art
London > Education > Arts and Drama
155 Talgarth Road, Hammersmith, London W14 | 18 minutes from Abingdon Road
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
 
 
 
THE BEST

Leisure near Abingdon Road

Abingdon Road gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Roof Gardens
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
99 Kensington High Street, Kensington, London W8 | 6 minutes from Abingdon Road
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Holland Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Ilchester Place, Holland Park, London W8 | 7 minutes from Abingdon Road
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
London Archers
London > Leisure > Activities
Perks Field, Kensington Palace, Kensington, London W8 | 12 minutes from Abingdon Road
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
 
 
 
THE BEST

Pubs near Abingdon Road

The best pubs near London Abingdon Road.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Abingdon
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
54 Abingdon Road, Kensington, Kensington, London W8 | 1 minute from Abingdon Road
... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Scarsdale
London > Nightlife > Pubs
23A Edwards Square, Kensington, London W8 | 2 minutes from Abingdon Road
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Devonshire Arms W8
London > Nightlife > Pubs
37 Marloes Road, Kensington, London W8 | 3 minutes from Abingdon Road
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
 
 
 
THE BEST

Nightlife near Abingdon Road

Abingdon Road clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Babylon at the Roof Gardens
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
99 Kensington High Street, Kensington, London W8 | 6 minutes from Abingdon Road
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Piano
London > Nightlife > Bars
106 Kensington High Street, Kensington, London W8 | 6 minutes from Abingdon Road
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Ping
London > Nightlife > Bars
180-184 Earl's Court Road, SW5 | 7 minutes from Abingdon Road
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
 
 
 
THE BEST

Meeting venue hire near Abingdon Road

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Abingdon Road.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Kensington Roof Gardens
London > Business > Venue Hire
99 Kensington High Street, Kensington, London W8 | 6 minutes from Abingdon Road
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Kensington Conference and Events Centre
London > Business > Venue Hire
Hornton Street, Kensington, London W8 | 6 minutes from Abingdon Road
Handily located just off High Street Kensington (between Holland Park and Kensington Gardens), the Kensington Conference and Events Centre can accommodate up to 1,470 people and ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Kensington Palace
London > Business > Venue Hire
Kensington Gardens, Kensington, London W8 | 12 minutes from Abingdon Road
Conference facilities can accomodate for up to 1040 people.... More
 
 
 
 

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A Victorian Obsession: The Perez Simon Collection At Leighton House Museum
Exhibitions | Until 29th March 2015 

Leighton House Museum 6 minutes walk from Abingdon Road

Around 50 works by artists of the Victorian period including Rossetti, Millais, Strudwick and Poynter, all of which belong to ...More

Hungry Childhoods Art
Exhibitions | Until 7th December 2014 

Whole Foods Market 8 minutes walk from Abingdon Road

Ella's Kitchen Brand and children's charity Kids Company have partnered....More

Glorious Georgian Music
Concerts | Until 20th December 2014 

Kensington Palace State Apartments 12 minutes walk from Abingdon Road

Enjoy music popular with the royal court, including works by Handel who taught George II's children....More

Glorious Georges
Exhibitions | Until 31st December 2014 

Kensington Palace State Apartments 12 minutes walk from Abingdon Road

At Kensington Palace State Apartments a special display will take place to mark the 300th anniversary of the Georgian dynasty. ...More

Fashion Rules
Exhibitions | Until 4th July 2015 

Kensington Palace State Apartments 12 minutes walk from Abingdon Road

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

The Glorious Georges At Kensington Palace
Leisure | Until 30th November 2014 

Kensington Palace State Apartments 12 minutes walk from Abingdon Road

A season of events and entertainments exploring the lives of the Hanoverian monarchs, in which the glittering court of George ...More

IT Help Sessions
Exhibitions | Until 29th November 2014 

Brompton Library 12 minutes walk from Abingdon Road

Get help with IT problems....More

Orange Circus Band
Concerts | On 29th November 2014 

The Troubadour 13 minutes walk from Abingdon Road

The band plays music drawing influence from Appalachian, roots, folk, country, blues and early rock'n'roll. With support from Between The ...More

Five Sheets At Five Years Susan Johanknecht And Katharine Meynell
Exhibitions | Until 30th November 2014 

Blythe House 14 minutes walk from Abingdon Road

...More

Solomon and Marion
Theatre | Until 29th November 2014 

The Print Room 14 minutes walk from Abingdon Road

A powerful story about two injured souls searching for redemption in a fragile, post-apartheid South Africa. Academy Award and Olivier ...More

 
 
 
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