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Notting Hill

Fashionable, vibrant, desirable - Notting Hill is one of the most popular neighbourhoods in London

"From jewellery to dresses, Portobello Market has it all..."

Neil Cunningham

"Lively and lined with trendy independent shops, bars and restaurants, it's no wonder that Portobello Road is so popular!"

David Roberts

"In contrast to the Westfield development, Shepherd's Bush has some lovely period properties."

Mark Nockles

What is your favourite place?

Where do Notting Hill locals go?

L Maison

In the heart of Clarendon Cross, it's always great to stop in here to view the unique furniture and home accessories.

Portobello Market

You'll come across some quirky finds in this vibrant and busy market!

Kitchen & Pantry

The best chai tea and full English breakfasts!

Electric Diner

You can't beat the lemon meringue pie at the Electric Diner on Portobello Road!

The Notting Hill Bookshop

The famous bookshop that Hugh Grant owns in the movie Notting Hill.

Portobello Garden Caffe

Fresh and authentic Italian food in a charming arcade off Portobello Road.

Westbourne Gardens

Springtime is beautiful in one of London's many garden squares!

Beach Blanket Babylon

Great outdoor space for a couple of cocktails and lovely food in the crypt restaurant.

Daylesford

Breakfast doesn't get much better (and healthier...) than this!

The Hummingbird Bakery

Best cupcakes on the planet! The famous Red Velvet was born here. Many other cupcake companies have tried to copy them, but they never come close to Hummingbird's.

Portobello Green Market

A fashion and vintage focused market that is mainly under cover.

Acklam Village Market

Food, drink, live music and art stalls with an underground vibe.

Harper and Tom's

Pick up beautiful blooms all year round from this local florist's kiosk. There is also a store on Clarendon Road...

Boom Burger

This Jamaican burger restaurant serves the spiciest burger on the planet!

Granger & Co

Arguably the most fashionable breakfasts in Notting Hill, with regulars including David Beckham and Harry Enfield!

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Why not explore the nearby areas of Holland Park, Westbourne Park, Ladbroke Grove, Bayswater, Kensington, Paddington, Maida Vale, Shepherd's Bush, Earls Court and West Kensington

What do you love about Notting Hill?

Why do you find Notting Hill a great place to live?

Ivana

"Lovely architecture"

February 2015

Jon

"Breakfast at Bluebells on the top of Portobello Road is a weekend habit I can't seem to kick!"

August 2014

Local resident

"I reckon you can't beat Pizza East for an amazing Sunday brunch, buzzing atmosphere and a bit of celeb spotting. It's definitely the trendiest hangout spot for locals."

August 2014

Stuart

"Despite having lived in Notting Hill for 18 years, I've just got a dog and discovered the joy of escaping for a little peace and quiet in one of the many hidden parks in and around the area. Some of these are reserved for residents, but Holland Park and Little Wormwood Scrubs are open to all and are particularly beautiful."

August 2014

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"The crescents and gardens around Ladbroke Grove owe their design to the Hippodrome, a racecourse that was built here in 1837, with the roads following the original course of the track."

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  1. About Notting Hill

    Notting Hill is an area in west London, close to the north-western corner of Kensington Gardens, in the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea. It is a cosmopolitan district known as the location for the annual Notting Hill Carnival, the setting for the 1999 film Notting Hill starring Julia Roberts and Hugh Grant, and for being home to the Portobello Road Market. Notting Hill has a contemporary reputation as an affluent and fashionable area; known for attractive terraces of large Victorian townhouses, and high-end shopping and restaurants (particularly around Westbourne Grove and Clarendon Cross). Notting Hill has had an association with artists and "alternative" culture since its development in the 1820s.

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