Notting Hill

Location

Hyde Park Executive Apartments are a short walk from the famous Notting Hill area of the City.

About

Notting hill is one of the most deirable areas in London attracting millions of visitors each year. You can find everything here from world famous events, cutting edge galleries, Michelin star restaurants and famous markets. There is plenty to see and do here all year around. Notting Hill Gate is the main Tube station in the area and is served by the Central line, the District line and the Circle line. Notting Hill is best known for The Notting Hill Carnival, Portobello Market and Notting Hill the movie.

 

The Notting Hill Carnival attracts millions of visitors here every August. It is Europe’s largest street festival. The Carnval has a Caribbean theme bringing a welcome splash of colour to West London. A parade of floats and performers runs along the Notting Hill Carnival route, filling the streets with intricate costumes, steel bands, marching bands, Calypso music and a variety of mouth-watering food.

 

Portobello Market is one of the best markets in London to visit, so called because it runs along Portobello Road. The main market days are Friday and Saturday all though smaller markets take place on the remaining days of the week. Durring week days there is an array of fresh fruit and vegetables available here. Saturday is the busiest day of the market when it stretches a kilometre along and includes an abundance of antiques. There is also some great clothing stalls on display. The market offers an endless variety of merchandise and there is something for everyone here.

 

The Notting Hill Movie was released in 1999 starring Julie Roberts and Hugh Grant directed by Richard Curtis. The film was a box office hit making Notting Hill a popular place to visit for film fans as uich of the movie was shot in and around the area. As a result Notting Hill is one of the Top 10 movie locations in London for film fans with The Notting Hill Film tour a popular chocie for those looking to recapture the famous moments in the film.

Accommodation in Notting Hill

The Hyde Park Executive Apartments convient location near Notting Hill makes it one of the great places to stay in London. Our fully serviced apartments offer guests all the conveniences of staying in an apartment in addition to the luxuries of staying in a hotel.