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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    Royal Garden Hotel London
    London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £127  41% 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  36% 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 £68  24% 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

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    Notting Hill Arts Club - Rosaline Shahnavaz: Nothing In The World But You
    London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 29th January to 5th March 2015
    Notting Hill Arts Club, 221 Notting Hill Gate, W11 | 6 minutes from Melon Place
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    Set Fire To The Stars + Q&A
    London > Events > Film Events  Dates: 27th Feb to 5th Mar 2015
    Gate Notting Hill, 87 Notting Hill Gate, Notting Hill, Notting Hill, London W11 | 6 minutes from Melon Place
    A semi-biographical drama set during a week in the 1950s when Dylan Thomas was poised to deliver a series of readings in America. Flanked by Harvard ...More
     
     
     
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    Balloon Debate: Victorian Masters Revisited
    London > Events > Business Events  Dates: Wednesday 4th March 2015 - 6.30pm-8pm
    Leighton House Museum, 12 Holland Park Road, Holland Park, London W14 | 12 minutes from Melon Place
    Join Alison Smith (Tate Britain), Stephen Wildman (University of Lancaster) and Christopher Newall, independent scholar and curator, as they discuss the relative merits of the Victorian ...More
     
     
     
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    Entertainment near Melon Place

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    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
     
     
     
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    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
     
     
     
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    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
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    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
     
     
     
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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 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

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    & 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
     
     
     
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    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
     
     
     
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    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

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    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
     
     
     
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    Romano's Restaurant
    London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
    32 Kensington Church Street, Notting Hill, W8 | 2 minutes from Melon Place
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    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

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    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
     
     
     
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    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
     
     
     
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    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.
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    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
     
     
     
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    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
     
     
     
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    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.
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    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
     
     
     
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    The Mall Tavern
    London > Restaurants > Gastropub
    71 Palace Garden Terrace, Kensington, London W8 | 5 minutes from Melon Place
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    The Abingdon
    London > Restaurants > Gastropub
    54 Abingdon Road, Kensington, Kensington, London W8 | 10 minutes from Melon Place
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    Nightlife near Melon Place

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    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
     
     
     
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    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
     
     
     
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    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.
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    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
     
     
     
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    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
     
     
     
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    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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    Balloon Debate: Victorian Masters Revisited
    Business Events | On 4th March 2015 

    Leighton House Museum 12 minutes walk from Melon Place

    Join Alison Smith (Tate Britain), Stephen Wildman (University of Lancaster) and Christopher Newall, independent scholar and curator, as they discuss ...More

    Leon Golub: Bite Your Tongue
    Exhibitions | Until 17th May 2015 

    Serpentine Gallery 15 minutes walk from Melon Place

    The American figurative painter presents his latest exhibition, featuring highly emotive large scale paintings....More

    Pascale Marthine Tayou: Boomerang
    Exhibitions | Until 17th May 2015 

    Serpentine Sackler Gallery 15 minutes walk from Melon Place

    The first solo show in London by this Cameroon-born, Belgian-based artist. Sculptural forms are based on archetypes, made and found ...More

    Chamber Essentials: Music For Woodwind
    Concerts | On 4th March 2015 

    Royal College of Music 15 minutes walk from Melon Place

    Martinu's Flute Sonata, Trio For Flute, Cello And Piano, Clariniet Sonatine and La Revue De Cuisine, alongside Krommer's Partita For ...More

    Stegosaur Mysteries: Talk
    Exhibitions | Until 4th March 2015 

    Natural History Museum 18 minutes walk from Melon Place

    A Museum palaeontologist discusses the armoured dinosaur....More

    The Great Debate Workshop
    Exhibitions | Until 25th March 2015 

    Natural History Museum 18 minutes walk from Melon Place

    The great 1860 evolution debate workshop....More

    Jamie Knox
    Concerts | On 4th March 2015 

    The Troubadour 21 minutes walk from Melon Place

    Melancholic indie music from Jamie Knox and his four piece band with support from alternative singer songwriter Ashley Mulla....More

    Jack Savoretti
    Music | On 4th March 2015 

    Shepherd's Bush Empire 1.34 miles from Melon Place

    Solo performance from gritty singer-songwriter of compositions old and new....More

    Joyce Breach
    Concerts | Until 7th March 2015 

    The Pheasantry 1.62 miles from Melon Place

    Sophisticated interpretations of classic American songs....More

     
     
     
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