The W9 postcode area in London is largely made up of Maida Vale and Warwick Avenue, located between St Johns Wood and Kilburn. The area is quite affluent and many of the properties to rent in W9 will be converted apartments in some of the luxurious old mansions in the area. The W9 postcode area is known for wide tree-lined avenues, red-brick mansions and stunning communal gardens. In Maida Vale, you will also find some of the main radio stations for the BBC, and the BBC building on Delaware Road, which was one of the company’s first locations. There’s definitely a music theme here, and the area has been the home of some of Britain’s biggest rock stars over the years including Jarvis Cocker.
Things to Do and Entertainment in W9:
Houses to rent in W9 are located close to a large range of excellent things to do. If you enjoy sports, you will be excited to be so close to the famous Lord’s Cricket Ground, an ancient cricket ground that has been the home of many England team victories over the years. Nearby you will also find a range of great theatres including The Cock Tavern Theatre with its excellent show programme, and The Albert, a pop-up venue that offers a temporary arts and community venue on a periodic basis in Queen’s Park.
Sights, Landmarks and Attractions in W9:
Property to rent in W9 is located close to some excellent London landmarks and sights including Abbey Road Studios, which is where The Beatles recorded some of their most famous hits. Little Venice is another popular landmark located in Maida Vale; while it might not be mistaken for the Italian city, the area is home to various waterways and some of the best Italian dining in London. For those who want to explore the area more, some of the best tour companies in London are located here including London Walks, which claims to offer the oldest walking tour company in the world.
Restaurants and Dining in W9:
If you are looking to live close to some of the best restaurants in London, apartments to rent in W9 could be ideal for you. In just a few minutes walking distance, you can find a great selection of restaurants, pubs and bars including The Cow, which offers some of the best traditional British pub dishes in the area. Café Rouge, located in Maida Vale, is the quintessential French café while Little Bay is a popular choice for theatre goers.
Leisure in W9:
The Marylebone Cricket Club and Paddington Recreation Ground, where you can find several sporting activities on offer, are some of the best leisure activities available close to flats to rent in W9. The area is also home to the West London Buddhist Centre where you can find meditation sessions and more. For keeping fit, you can find several great gyms and fitness centres in the area including All Stars Gym, FitnessFirst, and the Iyengar Yoga Institute.
If you’re interested in living in the W9 postcode area, take a look at the rental properties currently available here.