Notting Hill, more than just a movie
Bursting with café culture, boutique shops, art galleries, theatres, notable cinemas, restaurants, and the famous Portobello Market, Notting Hill will keep you busy exploring its charming streets and uncovering its intriguing secrets. The area has long been inspiration to musicians, artists, actors, and writers, thanks to its bohemian vibe and community spirit.
Bayswater, ripe for investors
With impressive architecture, a strong sense of community, and often described as an ‘urban village’ Bayswater has become warmer and more inviting in recent years. Home to London’s first ever department store, it can rival its prestigious neighbours with its garden squares surrounded by white stucco terraces.
Desirable and fashionable
Notting Hill is now considered to be one of London’s most desirable, fashionable, and most quintessential neighbourhoods, with its concentric circles of terraces surrounding St John’s Church.
With Hyde Park on its doorstep providing access to one of the city’s most loved green spaces, good schools and renowned bars and restaurants, Bayswater is now an ideal area for investment.
Travel to Notting Hill and Bayswater - an ideal location
With five Tube stations on your doorstep, including Notting Hill Gate, Westbourne Park Station, Ladbroke Grove Station, Holland Park, and Latimer Road, you can easily access any part of the city. The Tube stations offer access to a choice of Underground lines, such as the Central, District, Circle and Hammersmith and City lines, meaning that Notting Hill is an ideal base in the heart of London.
In addition, the numerous bus routes and nearby Shepherd’s Bush Overground station ensure that Notting Hill is ideally located for a quick and easy commute. Bayswater is situated in Zone 1 and also offers access to the Circle and District lines. The Paddington mainline station is just a short distance away, and you will find a wealth of bus routes reaching all over London.
Your future home
The colourful Victorian, Edwardian, and Georgian terraces, mews and townhouses with their well-kept communal gardens have become some of the most desirable properties in the country!
Bayswater’s luxury flats and Georgian and mid-Victorian white stucco houses with garden squares provide a range of living spaces, from studio apartments to grand homes. You will also find added to the mix a number of 1930s mansion blocks.
Notting Hill Carnival
The famous annual Notting Hill Carnival, which has recently celebrated its 50th anniversary, has grown from strength to strength since it first arrived on our streets in 1966. It is Europe’s biggest street festival, with a vibrant and exciting Caribbean theme, attracting visitors from across the globe. Notting Hill Carnival is all about our diverse community, offering a platform to share culture, collaboration, and creativity. Living in Notting Hill means that you are as much a part of the carnival as everyone else.
Things to do in Notting Hill
You won’t be bored living in Notting Hill when you are surrounded by so much entertainment and culture. Whether you choose to spend your days browsing the boutique shops and prestigious Portobello Road Market, whiling away the hours in thought-provoking art galleries like the Graffik or Temple Gallery, experiencing the sociable café scene, wining and dining in fine restaurants, or soaking up theatre and cinema performances, you’ll find that there is always something going on, even when Notting Hill Carnival has been and gone for another year.
Things to do in Bayswater
Being in the heart of central London you have a wealth of opportunities close at hand. Whether you’re looking to go for a run through the beautiful scenery of Hyde Park, or take in the artistic talents on display at the Serpentine Gallery, or perhaps a spot of retail therapy in the historic and famous Whiteleys or within the luxurious boutiques on Connaught Street, Bayswater has it all on offer and so much more.