Melon Place

 
 
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Melon Place, Kensington, Kensington and Chelsea, London W8 
 

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Welcome to our guide for the area around Melon Place 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 Melon Place is High Street Kensington Tube Station which is about 6 minutes to the South East.

Melon Place is in the London area of Kensington.

 

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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
 
Notting Hill Gate Tube Station
 
7 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
 
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Hornton Street Car Park
 
4 minutes walk
 
Royal Garden Hotel NCP
 
5 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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THE BEST

Hotels near Melon Place

Near Melon Place
Royal Garden Hotel London
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £106  32% off
2-24 Kensington High Street, W8 | 5 minutes from Melon Place
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
 
 
 
Kensington Close Hotel & Spa
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £63  30% off
Wrights Lane, W8 | 6 minutes from Melon Place
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
 
 
 
The Milestone Hotel London
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £285  23% off
1 Kensington Court, W8 | 7 minutes from Melon Place
'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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Events near Melon Place

Near Melon Place
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Rio 2
London > Events > Film Events  Dates: 11th to 17th Jul 2014
Gate Notting Hill, 87 Notting Hill Gate, Notting Hill, Notting Hill, London W11 | 6 minutes from Melon Place
Neurotic blue macaw Blu and Jewel are settled with their owners Linda and Tulio in Rio. The birds raise three children but Jewel worries the brood ...More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Ends Today
Opera Holland Park: The Turn of the Screw
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: 1st to 12th July 2014
Holland Park Theatre, Holland Park, W8 | 9 minutes from Melon Place
A major artistic step for Opera Holland Park, this new production of Britten's haunting The Turn of the Screw is the first time they have taken ...More
 
 
 
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The Dwindling House of Holland
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: Saturday 12th July 2014 - 10.30pm-11.15pm
Holland Park Theatre, Holland Park, Holland Park, London W8 | 9 minutes from Melon Place
...More
 
 
 
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Entertainment near Melon Place

Near Melon Place
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Coronet
London > Entertainment > Cinemas
103 Notting Hill Gate, Kensington, London W11 | 7 minutes from Melon Place
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Gate Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
11 Pembridge Road, Notting Hill, London W11 | 7 minutes from Melon Place
With an average audience capacity of 70, the Gate has been presenting first class fringe theatre for over 30 years and continues to do so, making ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Royal Albert Hall
London > Entertainment > Classical Music
Kensington Gore, South Kensington, London SW7 | 14 minutes from Melon Place
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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Sights and Attractions near Melon Place

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Melon Place
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Kensington Palace State Apartments
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
Kensington Gardens, Kensington, London W8 | 4 minutes from Melon Place
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
18 Stafford Terrace (Linley Sambourne House)
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
18 Stafford Terrace, Kensington, London W8 | 6 minutes from Melon Place
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 | 6 minutes from Melon Place
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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Shopping near Melon Place

The best shops and markets near Melon Place
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
& Clarke's
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
112 Kensington Church Street, Kensington, London W8 | 2 minutes from Melon Place
From rosemary and raisin to fig and fennel, parmesan and herb to pumpernickel, & Clarke’s produces over 2000 loaves of bread every night. Undeniably some of ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
MAC Cosmetics
London > Shopping > Perfume and Cosmetics
28a Kensington Church Street, Kensington, London W8 | 3 minutes from Melon Place
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Sally Clarke Shop
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
1 Campden Street, W8 | 4 minutes from Melon Place
Located across the road from its sister Clarke's Restaurant, the Sally Clarke Shop sells an array of freshly baked goods and produces more than 200 loaves ... More
 
 
 
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Restaurants near Melon Place

What are the best dining options near Melon Place London?
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Ffiona's Restaurant
London > Restaurants > Brasseries
51 Kensington Church Street, Kensington, London W8 | 1 minute from Melon Place
Voted "Top British traditional restaurant in London 2008" by Zagat, the appeal of this cosy local brasserie in Notting Hill is the feeling of familiarity you ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Romano's Restaurant
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
32 Kensington Church Street, Notting Hill, W8 | 2 minutes from Melon Place
Italian Cuisine... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Patisserie Valerie
London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
27 Kensington Church Street, Kensington, London W8 | 2 minutes from Melon Place
There are Valeries all over London these days and quite right too because they serve some of the best pastries in the capital alongside a tempting ... More
 
 
 
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Education near Melon Place

Near Melon Place
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The London School of Painting and Drawing
London > Education > Evening Classes
23 Kensington Square, Kensington, London W8 | 7 minutes from Melon Place
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 | 16 minutes from Melon Place
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
King Street College
London > Education > English Language Courses
47 Shepherd's Bush Green, W12 | 24 minutes from Melon Place
This school teaches about 800 students from 40 different countries, offering general and exam focused English language courses for adults. Students prepare for the Cambridge exams and ... More
 
 
 
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Leisure near Melon Place

Melon Place gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
London Archers
London > Leisure > Activities
Perks Field, Kensington Palace, Kensington, London W8 | 4 minutes from Melon Place
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Roof Gardens
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
99 Kensington High Street, Kensington, London W8 | 6 minutes from Melon Place
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
Kensington Gardens
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Princes Square, Bayswater, London W2 | 9 minutes from Melon Place
Technically two different parks, Hyde Park and Kensington Gardens are in practical and historical terms one huge, merging expanse. Almost every kind of outdoor pursuit takes ... More
 
 
 
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Pubs near Melon Place

The best pubs near London Melon Place.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Churchill Arms
London > Nightlife > Pubs
119 Kensington Church Street, Kensington, London W8 | 3 minutes from Melon Place
Now more England's national cuisine than sausages and mash, Thai food (the perfect accompaniment to a cooling pint of lager), saw its inauguration in the small, ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Mall Tavern
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
71 Palace Garden Terrace, Kensington, London W8 | 5 minutes from Melon Place
... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Abingdon
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
54 Abingdon Road, Kensington, Kensington, London W8 | 10 minutes from Melon Place
... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Nightlife near Melon Place

Melon Place clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Piano
London > Nightlife > Bars
106 Kensington High Street, Kensington, London W8 | 4 minutes from Melon Place
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
Babylon at the Roof Gardens
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
99 Kensington High Street, Kensington, London W8 | 6 minutes from Melon Place
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
Notting Hill Arts Club
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
221 Notting Hill Gate, Notting Hill, London W11 | 6 minutes from Melon Place
Pricey but always fun, this subterranean dive in the heart of trendy West London enjoys a steady crowd and on big nights it gets absolutely packed ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Meeting venue hire near Melon Place

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Melon Place.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Kensington Conference and Events Centre
London > Business > Venue Hire
Hornton Street, Kensington, London W8 | 4 minutes from Melon Place
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 | 4 minutes from Melon Place
Conference facilities can accomodate for up to 1040 people.... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Kensington Roof Gardens
London > Business > Venue Hire
99 Kensington High Street, Kensington, London W8 | 6 minutes from Melon Place
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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Glorious Georges
Exhibitions | Until 31st December 2014 

Kensington Palace State Apartments 4 minutes walk from Melon Place

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 4 minutes walk from Melon Place

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

Idomeneus
Theatre | Until 19th July 2014 

Gate Theatre 7 minutes walk from Melon Place

The general Idomeneus has to make a great sacrifice to dispel The Gods' anger, but it doesn't quite turn out ...More

Opera Holland Park: The Turn of the Screw
Concerts | Until 12th July 2014 

Holland Park Theatre 9 minutes walk from Melon Place

A major artistic step for Opera Holland Park, this new production of Britten's haunting The Turn of the Screw is ...More

Opera Holland Park
Opera Holland Park
Concerts | Until 9th August 2014 

Holland Park Theatre 9 minutes walk from Melon Place

The annual Holland Park Opera is a highlight of summer in London, when the ...More

 
The Dwindling House of Holland
Theatre | Until 12th July 2014 

Holland Park Theatre 9 minutes walk from Melon Place

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This Glitch
Exhibitions | Until 19th July 2014 

Blyth Gallery, Imperial College 14 minutes walk from Melon Place

Contemporary works in various media....More

Exposat
Exhibitions | Until 23rd July 2014 

Blyth Gallery, Imperial College 14 minutes walk from Melon Place

Contemporary works in various media exploring perceptions of space and time....More

Srinivas Surti
Exhibitions | Until 18th July 2014 

Blyth Gallery, Imperial College 14 minutes walk from Melon Place

Contemporary works by the artist....More

Oriana And The Charmers
Concerts | On 12th July 2014 

Royal Albert Hall 14 minutes walk from Melon Place

French chanson and swing by the vocalist and her accompanying musicians....More

 
 
 
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