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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Hotels near Melon Place

Near Melon Place
Royal Garden Hotel London
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £106  37% 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
 
 
 
The Milestone Hotel London
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £285  42% 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
 
 
 
The Abbey Court Notting Hill
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £67  41% off
20 Pembridge Gardens, W2 | 7 minutes from Melon Place
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
 
 
 
 
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Events near Melon Place

Near Melon Place
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Bolshoi Ballet Live: Swan Lake
London > Events > Film Events  Dates: Sunday 25th January 2015 - 3pm
Gate Notting Hill, 87 Notting Hill Gate, Notting Hill, Notting Hill, London W11 | 6 minutes from Melon Place
...More
 
 
 
On Soon
A Most Violent Year (Subtitled)
London > Events > Film Events  Dates: Tuesday 27th January 2015 - 5.45pm
Odeon Kensington, 263 Kensington High Street, Kensington, W8 | 10 minutes from Melon Place
Abel Morales owns a fleet of oil transport trucks that carry valuable fuel to customers across the city. One of his trucks is hijacked and the ...More
 
 
 
Now On
Remembrance: The Royal College Of Art And The First World War Exhibition
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 24th to 30th Jan 2015 - 10am-5.30pm
Royal College of Art, Kensington Gore, SW7 | 13 minutes from Melon Place
An exhibition commemorating students and staff of the Royal College of Art who served in World War One featuring exhibits selected from the National Archives, Imperial ...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
The Print Room
London > Entertainment > Theatres
The Coronet, 103 Notting Hill Gate, Bayswater, London W11 | 7 minutes from Melon Place
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
 
 
 
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
 
 
 
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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
 
 
 
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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
 
 
 
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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
 
 
 
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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
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
 
 
 
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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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

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

Leighton House Museum 12 minutes walk from Melon Place

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

Remembrance: The Royal College Of Art And The First World War Exhibition
Exhibitions | Until 30th January 2015 

Royal College of Art 13 minutes walk from Melon Place

An exhibition commemorating students and staff of the Royal College of Art who served in World War One featuring exhibits ...More

School Of Design Work-In-Progress
Exhibitions | Until 25th January 2015 

Royal College of Art 13 minutes walk from Melon Place

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An Inoperative Mythology
Exhibitions | Until 30th January 2015 

Blyth Gallery, Imperial College 14 minutes walk from Melon Place

Paintings by Royal College of Art students Lauren Cohen, Abraham Kritzman, Marlene Steyn, Isobel Wohl and Zadie Xa....More

Classical Coffee Mornings: Ruisi Quartet
Concerts | On 25th January 2015 

Royal Albert Hall 14 minutes walk from Melon Place

Performances of works by Beethoven and Janacek by the quartet featuring violinists Alessandro Ruisi and Guy Button, violist Asher Zaccardelli ...More

Cirque Du Soleil: Kooza
Cirque Du Soleil: Kooza
Dance | Until 8th February 2015 

Royal Albert Hall 14 minutes walk from Melon Place

The Montreal-based Cirque du Soleil have made the Royal Albert Hall something of a home-from-home and they return once again ...More

 
Bertrand Lavier: Fountain
Exhibitions | Until 4th October 2015 

Serpentine Gallery 15 minutes walk from Melon Place

An opportunity to view the work of the sculptor within the grounds of the Serpentine Sackler Gallery which will remain ...More

Bertrand Lavier: Fountain
Exhibitions | Until 4th October 2015 

Serpentine Sackler Gallery 15 minutes walk from Melon Place

An installation from the experimental sculptor who forms fine art from everyday items....More

Julio le Parc
Julio le Parc
Exhibitions | Until 15th February 2015 

Serpentine Sackler Gallery 15 minutes walk from Melon Place

If winter can be a bit gloomy, look no further than the light installations of Julio Le Parc at the ...More

 
 

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January in London 2015
January in London 2015

Cirque Du Soleil perform at the Royal Albert Hall, The Nether transfers to the West End and James McAvoy ...More

 
London 2015: Small Museums
London 2015: Small Museums

Waterloo, forensics, cartoons and plants are among the varied subjects that will feature in exhibitions in London's small, specialist museums ...More

 
The Districts
The Districts
Concerts | On 3rd February 2015 

The 100 Club

The four-piece band who hail from Pennsylvania and who caused a sensation at SXSW last year comes to London's celebrated ...More

 
The Great Spitalfields Pancake Race
The Great Spitalfields Pancake Race
Exhibitions | On 17th February 2015 

The Old Truman Brewery

In celebration of Shrove Tuesday, pancake enthusiasts leg it down Dray Walk at The Old Truman Brewery near Brick Lane ...More

 
Breakin' Convention
Breakin' Convention
Clubbing and Nightlife | 1st May 2015 - 4th May 2015 

Sadler's Wells Theatre

This annual four-day international festival of hip hop and dance theatre, curated by Sadler's Wells associate artist Jonzi D, is ...More

 
Alex Edelman: Millennial
Alex Edelman: Millennial
Comedy | Until 31st January 2015 

Soho Theatre

New York based comedian Alex Edelman brings his debut show Millennial to the Soho Theatre in January 2015. A recent ...More

 
The Art of the Brick
The Art of the Brick
Exhibitions | Until 12th April 2015 

The Old Truman Brewery

See the Mona Lisa in LEGO when you visit The Art of the Brick, a display of over 75 ...More

 
Zetter Townhouse Marylebone
Opens 1st February 2015 

Mark Sainsbury and Michael Benyon's Zetter Group - which owns the Zetter and Zetter Townhouse, famous for ...More

The Tommy Tucker
The Tommy Tucker
Opened January 2015 

Award-winning chef Claude Compton, together with Jim Morris and George McCabe - the team behind critically acclaimed neighbourhood restaurant Claude's ...More

 
Sky Garden
Sky Garden
Opened 5th January 2015 

The free-to-access Sky Garden, occupying the top three floors of Rafael Vinoly's 37 storey, 525ft 20 Fenchurch Street (aka the ...More

 
 
 
 
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