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Abbotswood

Leafy allure – a village-like atmosphere yet close to central Guildford

"Guildford Castle has beautiful landscaped gardens that are lovely in the sunshine."

Greg Nickson

"Flowing through the centre of Guildford, you can stroll along the banks of the River Wey and appreciate its charm."

Tim Pacey

"The Gresham Mill development offers both beautiful properties and stunning rural views."

Daniel Green

What is your favourite place?

Where do Abbotswood locals go?

Guildford Lido

Great for a dip all year round!

The King's Head

Probably the best beer garden in Guildford over two levels. You will always be in the sun and to top it off, views over famous Guildford Castle.

G Live

A fantastic new entertainment venue in Guildford that hosts concerts and comedy nights, with the likes of Newton Faulkner, Lee Evans and many more...

Amor Amora

A delightful coffee shop with a terrace in the centre of Guildford.

Magic Scissors

A cheap and cheerful barbers along Guildford's cobbled High Street.

Weir Rhodes

A luxury men's retailer founded in 1898 selling classic British formalwear.

Top Table

A favourite for the lunch stop, with a great selection of sandwiches.

Nuro

The best kebab house and restaurant in Guildford! The food is so fresh and nothing like the usual rubbish you get in a kebab shop...

Sir and Madam 2Go

Takeaway Thai food that does a cracking sweet and sour chicken!

Five & Lime

Amazing live DJs out on the terrace and a great place to get a few drinks and chill out at the weekend.

Guildford's High Street

Take a nice stroll down the High Street. When you get to the end, you are greeted with plenty of pubs and restaurants to satisfy any taste, along with the River Wey walk.

Coffee Culture

A lovely hidden independent coffee house serving the best coffee in Guildford!

The Continental Café

A light and bright café in the centre of Tunsgate Square shopping centre.

The Friary Centre

Plenty of shops, restaurants, cafes and juice bars all under one roof.

Guildford Castle

Visit Guildford Castle and head to the top of the Great Tower for a 360 degree panoramic view of Guildford and the beautiful surrounding countryside.

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Why not explore the nearby areas of Guildford, Jacobs Well, Sutton Green, Shalford, Worplesdon, Send, Mayford, Bramley, Hook Heath and Ripley

What do you love about Abbotswood?

Why do you find Abbotswood a great place to live?

Local resident

"Abbotswood is one of Guildford's premier residential estates. It covers an area of about 50 hectares about a mile to the north east of Guilford town centre close to the amenities of Stoke Park and Riverside Park and within walking distance of the Spectrum Sports Centre. The estate comprises about 80 detached properties on a mixture of private and public roads developed in the early part of the 20th century as a garden subu... more

July 2012

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"Unexpectedly, Jeeves and Wooster author PG Wodehouse was born at 1 Vale Place, Epsom Road when he arrived ahead of schedule! His mother was visiting the area from Hong Kong where his father was a judge."

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    Abbotswood is a suburb / village near Guildford in Surrey.

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