A Visitor’s Guide to London’s Queens Gardens

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Many visitors to London often hope to discover more about the city’s Royal heritage, and you don’t get much more regal sounding than Queens Gardens! This stunning area offers an array of great things to do in the busy English capital, from entertainment to events and great shopping in a particularly high-end location within the city. This brief guide should provide you with plenty of inspiration to fuel your next trip!

Events near Queens Gardens

The area surrounding Queens Gardens often plays host to an array of different events, largely focusing on music and entertainment. Whether it’s delightful classical tunes or a new band, there’s always something happening in this area of London.

Entertainment near Queens Gardens

Royal Albert Hall

While taking advantage of our latest London Paddington hotel deals, there’s no need to miss out on some truly amazing entertainment. You might have heard that London is renowned for its theatre scene, but you probably didn’t expect the shows on offer at the Puppet Theatre Barge, a floating puppet theatre founded in 1982. Elsewhere, the Gate Theatre is a major home of fringe theatre shows, and you’re also less than twenty minutes away from the famous Royal Albert Hall.

Sights and Attractions near Queens Gardens

Serpentine Gallery

Just five minutes from Queens Gardens lies St James’s Church, a stunning Victorian church which is also accompanied by some truly breath-taking gardens. If art is more your style whilst visiting the Park Grand London Paddington, then you can head to the Subway Gallery or the Serpentine Gallery, both of which are less than a fifteen-minute walk away. Paddington Station is close enough to allow easy access to wherever you need to go, and if you’re in the mood for exploring, then a visit to the Kensington Palace State Apartments are sure inspire thanks to their stunning décor and rich history.

Shopping near Queens Gardens

shopping

As an inherently luxurious part of the city, there are plentiful shopping opportunities for visitors staying at our hotels near Queens Gardens. The unusual chocolate creations at L’Artisan du Chocolat will introduce you to some new taste experiences, while heading to Heal’s opens up a world of great furniture design. Around ten minutes away you will find the likes of fragrance store Miller Harris and vintage clothing boutique Appleby, offering a small selection of handpicked items sure to impress even the most discerning of shoppers.

Nightlife near Queens gardens

Nightlife

If you’re staying close to Queens Gardens, you’ll never be at a loss for great nightlife. Just a  few minutes away you can enjoy an extensive cocktail list and atmospheric surroundings at Westbourne House, or head to the Notting Hill Arts Club, which is no more than fifteen minutes away. This venue offers a combination of both big-name nights out and trendy West London flair, ensuring a steady stream of crowds. If you’d prefer something a little more-quirky, then try The Little Yellow Door, which began as a pop-up venue but has since developed into a cult favourite thanks to its intimate feel and friendly vibe.