Maida Vale and surrounding areas
Wide tree-lined avenues, communal gardens and red-brick mansion blocks..
"Little Venice's canals add to the charm of the area - it really is like being in Italy!"Giorgio Romani
"The jewel of North London - tree-lined streets, wide pavements, fantastic buildings...yet into central London in 20 minutes."Dean Lane
"Just a short distance from Queen's Park, Kensal Green is well connected and known for its independent amenities, adding to its fashionable appeal."Oliver Browne
Where do Maida Vale and surrounding areas locals go?
It's great to watch The Beatles fans recreate their album cover on Abbey Road!
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Little Venice's Canals
Picturesque walks and barge spotting along the waterways....
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The Bridge House
Classic pub food using fresh ingredients and a cosy atmosphere. The building is shared with the Canal Cafe Theatre, so pop upstairs for some fantastic acting!
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The Warrington Hotel
As well as the original décor and the friendly atmosphere, the beer is good too.
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The Cocoa Exchange
Handmade chocolates in sumptuous surroundings, this shop is the perfect place to pick up a special sweet treat for chocolate lovers.
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Serving European food, this delightful little restaurant has an early bird menu too.
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Lord's Cricket Ground
A summer's afternoon watching the cricket at Lord's is hard to beat!
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A charming cafe inside a boat on the Paddington Branch of the Regent's Canal.
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The best deli in St John's Wood selling everything from fruit and veg to kosher products.
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Puppet Theatre Barge
The loveliest puppet shows for children on a moored barge in Little Venice.
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Cleveland Square Fireworks
Fireworks night at Cleveland Square Gardens is fantastic for W2 residents! A yearly main event and one not to missed. Fireworks mixed in with dance music!
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"The first Prime Minister of Israel, David Ben-Gurion (1886-1973) lived at 75 Warrington Crescent, Maida Vale."
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Child-friendly activities near Maida Vale and surrounding areas
After School Science Club,Poem Bar & Grill,
Children learn a lot of Science concepts in school that are really interesting and useful, but they forget easily if they don't use it on a daily basis. A great way to increase retention of knowledge is by providing fun challenges. The fun will create engagement with the task and the hands-on challenges will provide an opportunity for problem-solving which is a big part of human learning. Website
Perform Plus - Acting, Singing and Dance ClassesMansergh Club,
Drama, dance and singing workshops that will boost children's confidence, creativity and concentration skills. Website
Baby Sensory-Abbey Community CentreAbbey Community Centre
Baby Sensory's award winning baby development classes are now running in your area. You and your baby will experience different sensory activities designed to support your baby's sensory development every week and you are welcome to join at any time. Baby Sensory is an extremely popular Baby Development activity and many of our classes are fully booked, it is advisable to book early. Website
MCC Cricket Academy Coaching Little Legends 3-4 yearsLord's Cricket Ground,
The fun 45-minute sessions are carried out weekly over the 10 to 12 weeks of each academic term or five mornings during Easter Holidays. The courses give youngsters a basic introduction to the movement and skills needed for cricket and other sports. Website
Blossom Kidz: Stay and PlayAbacus Ark Nursery
Blossom Kidz introduces a fresh and unique childcare concept for children between the ages of 2 and 6 years old. Operates over the weekends on a flexible and pay-as-you-go, by-hour basis in Maida Vale and provides a high-quality learning and playing environment for children. Blossom Kidz stay and play enables parents or carers to take their kids to the amazing play and learning environment to get out of the house. Blossom Kidz aims to assist parents while they work over the weekend, catch up on their to-do list, meet with friends over coffee/dinner or just have some free time at the end of a hectic week. They strive to provide a stimulating environment for your children to blossom in their social skills, creativity and self-confidence through participation in educational and fun activities planned by qualified staff. Website
Carer/toddler drop inSt Lukes Church
Carer/toddler drop in Tuesdays from 10.00am Website
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