The Royal Eagle Hotel is uniquely located in Paddington, West London, bordering with pulsing neighbouring areas such as Bayswater, Marble Arch, Oxford Street, Lancaster Gate, Notting Hill Gate. Whether fashionable shopping, sightseeing, West End Theatre or exploring London, you are on the doorstep of them all! Edgware Road is only a short walk way; there you will experience all-night dining – a fusion of world cuisine.
Hyde Park and Kensington Gardens are a leisurely saunter from the Royal Eagle. It forms an expansive tranquil garden space, where Nature, Art and History blend. The Italian Gardens, 150 years old, are located near the Lancaster Gate entrance in Bayswater Road. The Princess Diana Memorial Fountain, and Kensington Palace, where the late Princess lived, are an integral part of the park’s landscape, as is Queen Victoria’s magnificent 19th Century Albert Memorial, and the Royal Albert Hall, home of much of Europe’s favourite music.
For those seeking culture, The Natural History Museum, The Victoria and Albert and Science Museums are also within easy reach.
The Serpentine is a central lake in Hyde Park; it provides boating, bathing when English sunshine is in abundance! You can even book a tennis court. As if that were not enough, there is the Serpentine Art Gallery with its diverse painting and sculptural exhibitions, as well as live events.
A stroll from the Royal Eagle to the Paddington Basin, along the Canal, through to Little Venice then on through Regent’s Park and finishing in Camden Market – a must walk: 2.8 miles along panoramic canal London. An industrial era waterway flows quietly, its towpath stringing together contemporary and traditional architecture.
The Portobello Market in Notting Hill Gate is a must visit for market lovers; if you are an Antiques enthusiast, or Bric-a-Brac…!