South Kensington Area Guide
Located in the royal borough of Kensington and Chelsea, South Kensington has long been regarded as one of the most popular locations in London. With its bars and restaurants, designer shops and close proximity to Hyde Park it’s no wonder it has such a reputation. South Kensington is bordered by Knightsbridge, Kensington and Chelsea and has great access to the A4 for a weekend escape to the west of the UK.
South Kensington is home to a number of high street and designer fashion stores, Harrods flagship store, a range of antique and furniture stores as well as florists, food and wine retailers.
Local Information and Property Activity
Nell Gwynn House Sloane Avenue,
South Kensington Local Features
Royal College of Art
Natural History Museum
Chelsea Farmers Market
Michael Hoppen Gallery
Museum of Instruments
Victoria and Albert Museum
South Kensington Local Schools
Fox Primary School, Kensington Place, London, W8 7PP
St Mary Abbots CofE Primary School, Kensington Church Court, London, W8 4SP
St Barnabas & St Philip's CofE Primary School, Earls Court Road, London W8 6EJ
Holland Park School, Airlie Gardens, London W8 7AF
Imperial College Business School, South Kensington Campus, London SW7 2AZ
South Kensington Transport Links
South Kensington is served by bus routes 14, 49, 70, 74, 345, 360, 414, 430 and C1.
South Kensington is served by the District, Circle and Piccadilly lines (Zone 1).