Explore London during your stay
Bayswater is a great place to base yourself if you’re heading to London to explore the city’s favourite sights and attractions or if you’re simply looking for a relaxing breakaway or staycation.
2 minutes away from Bayswater underground station, the hotel is easily reachable from Heathrow Airport as well as Paddington and Kings Cross rail stations.
Below we’ve picked a selection of things to do during your stay, throughout the year – come rain or shine.
One of London’s eight royal parks, a short walk from the hotel. The park is perfect for a morning run or afternoon stroll. Every year the park plays host to numerous events, concerts and festivals including the British Summer Time Festival. Park goers can go boating in the park at the serpentine, enjoy a picnic in the sun and enjoy a game of tennis at the sports center, accredited by the Lawn Tennis Association. Every Sunday morning, strollers can visit world famous Speakers Corner to hear people from all walks of life, voicing their views and opinions on topical matters.
Just a ten-minute stroll from the hotel is Notting Hill Gate, a favourite hang-out amongst the West London cool crowds. Filled with cafés, deli’s bars and restaurants Notting Hill is a must for those traveling to London looking for an authentic, London experience. Although it is very busy with travelers and tourists taking snaps of the pretty tree lined streets and pastel painted townhouses, it remains a top spot for chic Londoners.
Notting Hill also plays host to world famous Portobello market, crammed with stalls selling vintage clothing, antiques and knick-knacks.
Olympia LondonEvent and exhibition venue, a short walk from High Street Kensington, reachable within 20 minutes from the hotel by tube, Olympia hosts large scale and niche industry exhibitions and international trade events all year round including The Business Show, Ideal Home Show and National Wedding Show.
Also known as the Hammersmith Apollo, the event and entertainment venue the venue has a max capacity of 3655 and hosts intimate concerts of some of the greatest musicians and comedians from around the world. Adele, The Beatles and Oasis have all graced the Eventim Apollo stage previously. Just 20 minutes from La Suite West by way of tube.
Rugby Union stadium 55 minutes from the hotel by public transport. Twickenham Stadium plays host to home test matches for the England Rugby Union team, home Six Nations matches and is regularly attended by avid fans Prince William and Prince Harry! The stadium also hosts music concerts and events throughout the year.
Contemporary art gallery opened by Charles Saatchi in the 1980’s, now housed at the Duke of York Square on the Kings Road. The gallery showcases Saatchi’s collection, featuring a large collection of Young British Art. Just 15 minutes from the hotel via the Circle Line on the tube.
Premium shopping, wining and dining quarter in Chelsea and home to famed retailer Peter Jones, one of London’s favourite department stores. Set back from the main square, The Duke of York Square hosts a weekly farmers market on Sundays in front of the Saatchi Gallery and Partridges, one of the few remaining family run food stores in central London. Hop on the tube at Bayswater to arrive at Sloane Square within 20 minutes.