West London's luxury shopping destination: designer boutiques, bars and independent restaurants
"Chelsea's streets are great to wander around and admire the stunning architecture!"Hayley Thomas
"Connecting Battersea and Chelsea, you can look out from Battersea Bridge towards desirable Chelsea Embankment."William Campbell
"Sloane Square is definitely the place to go if you're looking for both upmarket boutiques and high street stores in one area."Joseph Divito
Where do Kings Road locals go?
Overlooking Sloane Square, this chic restaurant also has a well stocked bar where they serve classic and adventurous cocktails.
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The Good Life Eatery
For all things healthy but delicious! The 'Choc Norris' smoothie (Almond milk, raw cacao, avocado, banana, almond hazelnut butter) is an excellent choice...
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Chelsea Farmers' Market
A collection of shops and restaurants catering for a range of palates, it's the place to be on a sunny afternoon.
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Duke of York Square
Watching Wimbledon on a sunny day in Duke of York Square is a great way to pass the day! There is also a market every Saturday selling upmarket, handmade products and food.
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KX (pronounced Kicks) is a private members health club for elite clients on Draycott Avenue, with a spa, gym and restaurant. Well-known for its famous yet discrete members.
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A family-run butchers selling not only meats, but deli items, cheeses and condiments.
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Tapas-style appetisers, game dishes and a rustic interior - an excellent restaurant for lunch and dinner with friends and family.
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The perfect place to pick up a gift for the women in your life - classic handbags and luxurious accessories.
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Chelsea Physic Garden
A must for anyone interested in botanics and horticulture. They put on lots of workshops throughout the year and there's a fantastic Christmas fair too.
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This Tuscan restaurant in Chelsea is the real deal! The food is traditional and authentic and there's a cute covered patio area too.
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While you're having your locks groomed in this upmarket salon, there's an excellent coffee and takeaway menu available from Eight over Eight!
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The newest gourmet burger joint on King's Road - great for an indulgent but fast lunch. Don't miss out on the mac 'n' cheese!
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"Sanitary pioneer, Thomas Crapper opened his first shop at 120 Kings Road in 1907. Ever the shrewd businessman, he installed large plate glass to show off his wares to the passing punters, but this proved too much for many ladies who fainted at the site of so many toilet bowls!"
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Child-friendly activities near Kings Road
Stay'n Play. Local mum says: One of our favourite activities. Super spacious room. They provide free lunch every Wednesday. They also do singing and crafts there. Fantastic place.
Sing and SignCurzon
The phenomenon that everyone is talking about! Sing and Sign shows you how to help your baby communicate BEFORE speech. It's easy! Baby signing taught through music song puppets and instruments. Free taster session www.singandsign.co.uk
BudokwaiVirgin Active Chelsea
Fantastic sports place for the little ones. Great equipment and room. Very high level of judo and karate.
Culture Kids Cookery ClassesCurzon
The Culture Kitchen cooking class is the perfect introduction to food for the over twos and is a class that has been known to transform the pickiest pallets into fabulous foodies! Children taste the dish of the day along with freshly squeezed juice of the day and then are able to take home their culinary creation to share with the family The whole experience lasts an hour and 15 minutes. We take a maximum of 13 children per session. Learning to cook enhances a child development in so many ways from acquiring fine and gross motor skills dexterity pre math skills social and emotional development and concentration. Why not sign up today and let's get ready to cook!
Baby Rhyme TimeChelsea Library
Songs and rhymes for children under two years old. Children and their carers can join in songs and rhymes or listen to stories. Website
Lulubaby antenatal classes offer support and advice for the first time mother. With a team of professionals we guide you through your remaining pregnancy delivery and beyond. Lulubaby covers all aspects of childbirth, prepares mothers for life with a baby, supports you once your baby has been born, has a team of experts including: midwife obstetrician paediatrician anaesthetist G.P. breastfeeding consultant obstetric physiotherapist nutrition adviser and complimentary therapist. Website
Violet Melchett Children's Centre wants to work with families, children and practitioners to ensure that every child is given the opportunity to reach their full potential. This can mean supporting those in the earliest years in learning or helping children to develop life skills. Website
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- South Kensington
- Sloane Square
- Imperial Wharf
- Earls Court
- Nine Elms
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