Maida Vale is a beautiful neighbourhood, an oasis of calm providing a shelter from the hustle of central London. Framed by London’s most attractive green spaces – in Queen’s Park, Hyde Park and Regent’s Park – it is best known for the canals that bisect the area, rightfully providing its name of ‘Little Venice’.
Food & Drink
While not far from Notting Hill and Portobello Market, Maida Vale itself is filled with an extensive range of boutique cafés, restaurants and shops:
Maida Vale is a highly residential area with plenty of necessity stores, but it isn’t far from many shopping destinations:
A walk along the pristine canals will take you past London Zoo, bisecting Regent’s Park and Primrose Hill. Beyond this there are north London’s sporting highlights, including the world-famous Lord’s cricket ground.