Violet Hill

 
 
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Violet Hill, St John's Wood, City of Westminster, London NW8 
 

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  • Visitor Information

Welcome to our guide for the area around Violet Hill in City of Westminster. Below we present a selection of upcoming events, local attractions and great places to eat and shop.

The nearest station to Violet Hill is Maida Vale Tube Station which is about 5 minutes to the South West.

Violet Hill is in the London area of St John's Wood.

 

LondonTown.com - Violet Hill Location Map

 
 
 
Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Maida Vale Tube Station
 
5 minutes walk
 
St John's Wood Tube Station
 
7 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
 
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Lanark Road NCP
 
6 minutes walk
 
St John's Wood Masterpark
 
8 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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London's Best Events 2014

Find out what's happening in London throughout 2014 with our comprehensive guide to the best entertainment in the city for the year ahead. From January through to December, 2014 is shaping up to be something special - so read on to get the best out of London town.

 
THE BEST

Hotels near Violet Hill

Near Violet Hill
Europa House Apartments London
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £154  22% off
79A Randolph Avenue, W9 | 8 minutes from Violet Hill
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 Marriott Maida Vale
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £87  22% off
Plaza Parade, NW6 | 8 minutes from Violet Hill
Just a little way out of town, this hotel is ideally situated if you're a cricket fan as it's near to Lord's or if you just ... More
 
 
 
Best Western Maitrise Maida Vale Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £38  22% off
53-59 Kilburn High Road, NW6 | 10 minutes from Violet Hill
Located in North London, just a 2-minute walk from Kilburn Park Tube station, the Best Western Maitrise Maida Vale hotel offers value for money and 58 ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Events near Violet Hill

Near Violet Hill
Now On
iPad Art Course
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 20th November to 27th December 2014
The Ben Uri Gallery, 108a Boundary Road, NW8 | 7 minutes from Violet Hill
Get arty using your device under the instruction of an experienced and qualified tutor. Learn how to use touch screen painting applications as well as a ...More
 
 
 
Ongoing
Refiguring The 50s
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 14th November 2014 to 22nd February 2015 - Various Times
The Ben Uri Gallery, 108a Boundary Road, NW8 | 7 minutes from Violet Hill
Paintings and works on paper by five artists who worked in Britain during the 1950s; Joan Eardley, Sheila Fell, Eva Frankfurther, Josef Herman and L S ...More
 
 
 
Now On
Christmas Trees: Clifton Nurseries
London > Events > Seasonal  Dates: 22nd November to 24th December 2014
Clifton Nurseries, 5A Clifton Villas, Little Venice, London W9 | 14 minutes from Violet Hill
For those who like to do Christmas with a touch of class, a visit to Clifton Nurseries (or merely to their online shop) is a real ...More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Entertainment near Violet Hill

Near Violet Hill
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Cock Tavern Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
125 Kilburn High Road, Kilburn, London NW6 | 14 minutes from Violet Hill
Since it was set up in January 2009 The Cock Tavern Theatre above The Old Cock pub in Kilburn has been staging an impressive programme of ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Hampstead Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Eton Avenue, Primrose Hill, London NW3 | 17 minutes from Violet Hill
The Hampstead Theatre has existed in various forms since 1959, when it opened in a Scout Hall and its opening season in 1959 included two new ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Albert
London > Entertainment > Arts Centres
1-5 Albert Road, NW6 | 19 minutes from Violet Hill
Popping up for a short time only, The Albert is a temporary arts and community venue in Queens Park which makes use of a previously empty ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Sights and Attractions near Violet Hill

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Violet Hill
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
London Walks
London > Attractions >
PO Box 1708, NW6 | 12 minutes from Violet Hill
Founded half a century ago by an Australian, London Walks claims to be the oldest urban walking tour company in the world. They also have one ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
London Central Mosque
London > Attractions > Other Attractions
146 Park Road, Marylebone, London NW8 | 14 minutes from Violet Hill
Vast Islamic mosque in Regent's Park. With its huge, gold dome, the London Central Mosque gleams out above the dense green canopy of Regent’s Park. Designed in ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Jason's Canal Boat Trip
London > Attractions > Boats
Jason's Wharf, Opposite 60 Blomfield Road, Little Venice, London W9 | 15 minutes from Violet Hill
Jason's Trip takes passengers on a boat ride along the Regent's Canal, starting from Little Venice and heading all the way across North West London to ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Shopping near Violet Hill

The best shops and markets near Violet Hill
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Winery
London > Shopping > Wine Merchants
4 Clifton Road, Little Venice, London W9 | 9 minutes from Violet Hill
Formerly a Victorian pharmacy, The Winery’s soaring stacks of original wooden shelves now host gleaming bottles of Burgundy and Claret instead of dusty bottles of potions ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Raoul's Cafe Maida Vale
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
13 Clifton Road, Little Venice, London W9 | 10 minutes from Violet Hill
A great place for a big breakfast, especially if you've overdone it the night before - not only can we recommend the eggs and bacon but ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Christmas Trees: Pines and Needles, Maida Vale
London > Shopping > Specialists
123 Shirland Road, Maida Vale, Maida Vale, London W9 | 13 minutes from Violet Hill
A rose-nosed reindeer walks into a bar and the elf barman says: "Why the long face?" Rudolf duly replies: "I've got pines and needles". Yes, yes... ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Restaurants near Violet Hill

What are the best dining options near Violet Hill London?
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
L' Aventure
London > Restaurants > French restaurants
3 Blenheim Terrace, St John's Wood, London NW8 | 3 minutes from Violet Hill
French cuisine. Booking advised. Tables on patio. ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
One Blenheim Terrace
London > Restaurants > British restaurants
1 Blenheim Terrace, NW8 | 3 minutes from Violet Hill
British Cuisine... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Pizza Express
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
39 Abbey Road, St John's Wood, London NW8 | 4 minutes from Violet Hill
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
 
 
 
THE BEST

Education near Violet Hill

Near Violet Hill
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
La Cucina Caldesi
London > Education > Cookery Courses
118 Marylebone Lane, Marylebone, London W1U | 32 minutes from Violet Hill
The Caldesi family first set up a cooking school in Giancarlo's native Tuscany. His 'Return to Tuscany' was captured by BBC cameras and dished up on ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Out of the Bloom
London > Education > Evening Classes
89/91 Bayham Street, Camden Town, London NW1 | 35 minutes from Violet Hill
Unique and innovative workshops teaching flower arranging and floristry with monthly, weekly or daily workshops. This is a really enjoyable art form that allows its students ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
L'Atelier des Chefs
London > Education > Adult Education
19 Wigmore Street, W1U | 36 minutes from Violet Hill
Whether you're a Nigella or not in the kitchen, the L'atelier des Chefs cookery school can teach you something. Classes are given in the basement kitchens ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Leisure near Violet Hill

Violet Hill gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Iyengar Yoga Institute
London > Leisure > Fitness
223a Randolph Avenue, Maida Vale, London W9 | 6 minutes from Violet Hill
The only purpose-built yoga centre in Europe boasts two yoga studios with underfloor heating. The specially designed skylights, built into the building's structure, make maximum use ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Lord's Cricket Ground
London > Leisure > Spectator Sport
St. John's Wood Road, St John's Wood, London NW8 | 9 minutes from Violet Hill
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Mecca Bingo
London > Leisure > Games
197/199 Kilburn High Road, Kilburn, London NW6 | 18 minutes from Violet Hill
Bingo might conjure up images of lonely geriatrics frittering away their pensions but it’s been enjoying a resurgence over the last decade attracting more and more ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Pubs near Violet Hill

The best pubs near London Violet Hill.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Salt House
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
63 Abbey Road, St John's Wood, London NW8 | 7 minutes from Violet Hill
The Salt House is an established gastropub in the heart of Beatles territory. Good solid cuisine, a pleasant atmosphere, a wide selection of wines and reasonable ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Warrington
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
93 Warrington Crescent, Maida Vale, London W9 | 8 minutes from Violet Hill
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Prince Alfred & Formosa Dining Rooms
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
5A Formosa Street, Maida Vale, , Maida Vale, London W9 | 11 minutes from Violet Hill
Gastropub ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Nightlife near Violet Hill

Violet Hill clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Betsy Smith
London > Nightlife > Bars
77 Kilburn High Road, NW6 | 12 minutes from Violet Hill
On the unlovely part of Kilburn High Road, next to Greggs and Primark, The Betsy Smith is a breath of fresh air with its charmingly quirky ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Westbourne House
London > Nightlife > Bars
65 Westbourne Grove, Bayswater, London W2 | 25 minutes from Violet Hill
Boasting an elegant design, this large venue is a popular place for perusing the long and imaginative cocktail list. Westbourne House is more of a bar ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Purl
London > Nightlife > Bars
50/54 Blandford Street, W1U | 29 minutes from Violet Hill
Drinks come with a pre warning at this flamboyant cocktail bar. Purl is a speakeasy bar that prides itself in its extravagant cocktail menu, which sees ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Meeting venue hire near Violet Hill

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Violet Hill.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Roundhouse
London > Business > Venue Hire
Chalk Farm Road, NW1 | 29 minutes from Violet Hill
Can accommodate up to 1800 people.... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Electric Cinema
London > Business > Venue Hire
191 Portobello Road, Notting Hill, Notting Hill, London W11 | 30 minutes from Violet Hill
... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Wallace Collection
London > Business > Venue Hire
Hertford House, Manchester Square, Marylebone, London W1U | 31 minutes from Violet Hill
... More
 
 
 
 

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Christmas Trees: Clifton Nurseries
Christmas Trees: Clifton Nurseries
Seasonal | Until 24th December 2014 

Clifton Nurseries 14 minutes walk from Violet Hill

For those who like to do Christmas with a touch of class, a visit to Clifton Nurseries (or merely to ...More

 
Elephants
Theatre | Until 17th January 2015 

Hampstead Theatre 17 minutes walk from Violet Hill

An evening of Christmas fun and festivity at Richard and Sally's house is overshadowed by the disaster that was last ...More

Tiger Country
Tiger Country
Theatre | Until 17th January 2015 

Hampstead Theatre 17 minutes walk from Violet Hill

Set in a busy London hospital at Christmas, Nina Raine's Tiger Country, a drama about what lies beyond the ...More

 
Tatsuo Miyajima: KU
Exhibitions | Until 9th January 2015 

Lisson Gallery 19 minutes walk from Violet Hill

Exhibition of the artist's work in their first solo show....More

Art & Language: Nobody Spoke
Exhibitions | Until 17th January 2015 

Lisson Gallery 19 minutes walk from Violet Hill

Exhibition of art works featuring various artists....More

Jonathan Monk: I Heart 1984
Exhibitions | Until 17th January 2015 

Lisson Gallery 19 minutes walk from Violet Hill

Exhibition of work by the contemporary British artist....More

Tatsuo Miyajima: KU
Exhibitions | Until 9th January 2015 

Lisson Gallery 19 minutes walk from Violet Hill

Exhibition of the artist's work in their first solo show....More

The Good Ship Comedy Club presents...Phil Nichol
Comedy | On 22nd December 2014 

The Good Ship 21 minutes walk from Violet Hill

The Perrier Prize-winner performs energetic stand-up. With support from Jen Brister, Tom Craine and Alistair Green....More

Lionboy (Over 8s): Complicite
Theatre | Until 10th January 2015 

Tricycle Theatre 21 minutes walk from Violet Hill

A fusion of storytelling, live percussion and circus-theatre from Complicite....More

Meet Santa at ZSL London Zoo
Meet Santa at ZSL London Zoo
Seasonal | Until 24th December 2014 

ZSL London Zoo 22 minutes walk from Violet Hill

Visit ZSL London Zoo this Christmas and you can learn about the zoo's reindeers, enjoy Christmas craft activities, make a ...More

 
 

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Christmas Greengrocers and Cheese Shops in London
Christmas Greengrocers and Cheese Shops in London

British supermarkets have improved beyond measure when it comes to meat, cheese and international essentials in recent years, but they don't always ...More

 
Christmas Events and Attractions in London
Christmas Events and Attractions in London

There's never a dull moment in London town, and this Christmas there are plenty of weird and wonderful activities ...More

 
Fashion on the Ration
Fashion on the Ration
Exhibitions | 5th March 2015 - 31st August 2015 

IWM London (Imperial War Museums)

Gas-mask handbags, blackout buttons and siren suits are not items considered fashionable today but in post-war Britain these were the ...More

 
Matthew Bourne's The Car Man
Matthew Bourne's The Car Man
Dance | 14th July 2015 - 9th August 2015 

Sadler's Wells Theatre

Fifteen years since its premiere, Matthew Bourne's "sweaty, oil-spattered version of Carmen" (The Guardian) is back. The internationally acclaimed ...More

 
London A Cappella Festival
London A Cappella Festival
Concerts | 28th January 2015 - 31st January 2015 

Kings Place

Five decades on from their Grammy Award-winning debut album festival favourites and co-hosts The Swingle Singers perform at the London ...More

 
Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown
Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown
Theatre | Until 9th May 2015 

Playhouse Theatre

Olivier-Award winner Tamsin Greig (Episodes, Green Wing, Jumpy, God of Carnage), who made her name as Debbie Aldridge in Radio ...More

 
Frankie Goes To Hollywood: NYE at Maggie's
Frankie Goes To Hollywood: NYE at Maggie's
Seasonal | On 31st December 2014 

Maggie's

With the dress code '80s and awesome', Maggie's is hosting a Frankie Goes to Hollywood party this New Year's Eve. ...More

 
Deluxe
Deluxe
Opened 14th November 2014 

Don't tell Rudolph! They're serving smoked reindeer with pickled blackberries, mascarpone and rocket at Deluxe, a temporary restaurant in Ely's ...More

 
M restaurants
M restaurants
Opened 28th November 2014 

The first solo project from Martin Williams, who left his role as Managing Director of Gaucho Restaurants after almost a ...More

 
Sky Garden
Sky Garden
Opens 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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