5 Things to Do This Month in Craven Hill


Some of the most beautiful residential areas in the world can be found at the heart of London and its historic boroughs. The amazing architecture and gorgeous scenery make England’s capital one of the most popular destinations for a city break. Craven Hill Gardens is a quaint area in the centre of Bayswater and here you’ll find some of the most beautiful houses and gardens in the whole of London. Be sure to take a stroll through the area on your next visit to the city. Keep our guide close to hand, as we’ve compiled some of the best things to see and do in and around Craven Hill this month.

Kensington Gardens

Take a stroll through one of London’s most scenic areas and escape the buzzing high streets and busy squares. Take a walk with your partner and share your thoughts as you wander through the grass and along the beautiful flower beds. The Park Grand Lancaster Gate hotel is just around the corner so if the sun is shining, why not grab your favorite book and head over to Kensington Gardens and lose yourself in the pages for an hour or two?

Paddington Station


London’s famous stations are some of the best places to visit on your trip to the capital, especially if you go during a time when it’s less busy. Paddington is one of the city’s most iconic train stations and provides an entrance into London for thousands of people every day. Take a stroll through the huge building and discover the bustling feel of the city as you browse the collection of shops and boutiques. The amazing architecture will take your breath away too, so don’t forget your camera.

Speke Monument

Learn about the history of one of London’s most iconic figures as you stroll through Kensington Gardens. This famous explorer was responsible for discovering the source of the Nile and travelled around the world looking for new places and uncovering ancient artefacts. Take a stroll from our hotel near Lancaster Gate and visit this beautiful monument. It was designed by Philip Hardwick, who was also responsible for designing Euston Railway Station.

Diana Princess of Wales Memorial Playground

If you’re planning on bringing the kids with you on your trip to London then this is a great place for them to let loose and enjoy the summer sun. Just around the corner from Craven Hill, this scenic play area is full of fun obstacles that will have the kids running around for hours, while you sit back and relax.

Odeon Cinema – The Lounge

If you’re looking for a place to take a date or to catch the latest blockbuster flick while you’re in London, head to the Odeon Cinema down the road from Craven Hill. There are plenty of places to watch movies in the city but the classic décor of The Lounge is the perfect setting for a quiet night in a relaxing atmosphere.