Dominated by the huge 350-acres of Hyde Park and the massive landmark Paddington Station, the W2 postcode area in London is a popular choice. Hyde Park is not only one of the biggest green areas in London offering a huge range of outdoor activities to take part in but has also become one of the biggest locations for demonstrations and protests over the years, with plenty of famous groups and causes taking over here. It’s also a popular venue for outdoor concerts including several rock concerts and regular festivals held in the park. Paddington Station offers connections to the rest of the UK, making properties to rent in W2 ideal for those who travel often.
Entertainment and Things to Do in W2:
Houses to rent in W2 are located near to several of the best things to see and do in London including the world-famous music venue, the Royal Albert Hall, where you can find shows and concerts in every musical genres and the world-renowned Proms. There are several amazing theatres in the area including the Cockpit Theatre, a purpose-built in-the-round-theatre known for fringe shows and performances that is a part of the City of Westminster College. Gate Cinema is one of the best independent cinemas in the area, aiming to provide the perfect cinema experience – and getting it right.
Landmarks, Sights and Attractions in W2:
Some of the biggest sights, landmarks and attractions of the capital city are located in or close to the apartments to rent in W2. You can find various famous landmarks and sights including the Wellington Arch, Speaker’s Corner, Kensington Place State Apartments, the Albert Memorial, and the Serpentine Gallery here. There are also several popular museums located in the area including the unusual and interesting Museum of Brands, Packaging and Advertising along with the Polish Institute and Sikorski Museum and the Alexander Fleming Laboratory Museum.
Restaurants and Dining in W2:
The flats to rent in W2 are surrounded by a selection of great and diverse restaurants with plenty of different cuisines and dining experiences on offer to suit everybody. You can find famous Michelin-starred restaurants such as The Ledbury here, and the celebrity favourite, luxurious and high-class Nobu. Alain Ducasse, the most successful restauranteur worldwide who has been awarded with a huge number of Michelin stars, also has a restaurant here – Alain Ducasse at The Dorchester, which is certainly worth visiting for those looking for a high-class dining experience to remember.
Leisure in W2:
Property to rent in W2 is close to plenty of great options for things to do in your spare time. Whether you want to take a break from the bustle of the streets and relax in the amethyst crystal steam room at the Spa at the Mandarin Oriental or have some fun with family and friends at Queens Sake, Dine and Bowl, there’s something for everybody to do. The close proximity of Hyde Park offers plenty of outdoor activities to choose from including walking and cycling trails, outdoor sports, and horse-riding lessons.
W2 is a popular postcode area in London – check out our rental properties available here today.