Comfort Inn Edgware Road W2
450 Edgware Road
London, EN W2 1EG
Phone: (44) 20 77243569
Fax: (44) 20 77237879
Ross Nye Stables was started by the eponymous Australian more than 35 years ago to spread his love for horses and horse-riding. This place offers hacking in the park, private/group lessons, dressage and jumping in the park's two outdoor schools. This school is also very involved with the Riding for the Disabled Association. Prices are compatible with other stables. It is also approved by the British Horse Association. Celebrate your birthday with your friends in a unique style by horse riding through Hyde Park.
Violet Hill Gardens features beautiful plant beds, open green space and modern playground.
Take a break from touring the city and involve yourself in Parkour; a sport that challenges your mobility, agility and fitness. LEAP Parkour Park, located in central London, is the premier managed facility in the world dedicated to Parkour alone. This facility was designed by a team of professionals to offer enthusiasts a great learning experience. If you are interested in this sport; that is slowly gaining recognition, you can undergo the induction session which lasts for an hour; after which, you will be qualified to use this facility. Get your friends along and start leaping.
Whizz around with a group of friends or take private classes at this large indoor rink. Evening discos take place at the weekend, when a 70s glitterball and a music-hall organ take center stage, the lights are low and the music pumping. Warm up and refuel at the rink-side cafe, which supplies frothy hot chocolate, cold drinks, chocolate bars and chips to wet-bottomed skaters. Spectators have their own special viewing gallery from where they can giggle at everyone's attempts. The smallest skates are junior size 8. Ten-pin bowling has now been added, and is open from 10am.
In this increasingly fast-paced world of endless multitasking, what better way to spend an evening than by hitting a one-stop destination for bowling and ice skating? Thanks to Queens, never again will you have to traipse from venue to venue in order to quell your bowling-and-skating-in-one-day thirst. What's more, Queens is also home to a baffling collection of arcade games, a pizza parlor and a bar. One could easily spend a whole weekend here, making use of all the amenities. Skating lessons are available for all age ranges, and the facility is eminently capable of hosting parties of any stripe.
You can really participate in anything here, whether it be modern dance and yoga, or kick-boxing and martial arts. Check out the wide range of Latino dancing, including salsa, flamenco, lambada and Capoeira. Most of the classes held in the ground-floor studio are drop-in and multi-level, so you don't need to worry about your lack of ability. There are other studios on the upper floors, but they are mostly for private use. Upstairs, Natureworks will pamper both body and face with an extensive range of health and beauty treatments.
Diana Memorial Playground was founded on the 30th of June 2000, as a dedication to the late Lady Diana, the former Princess of Wales. This ground is an apt way to honor her memory as she was extremely fond of children. Located in within the Kensington Gardens, these grounds offer kids and families ample space to frolic around. A popular feature here is the wooden pirate ship surrounded by sand, located right in the center. For further information, check the website.
The Threesixty Theatre is located in the Kensington Gardens and is popular for enactment of various popular children's plays like Narnia: The Lion, The Witch & the Wardrobe and Peter Pan. The theater is housed within a tent like structure within seating within. Families can enjoy a picnic at the tables arranged on the outside before going in for a show.
Mostly used by joggers and horse riders, Rotten Row was once a buzzing area in the Victorian times. It is still managed as a path for horse-riding. Extremely scenic, the route has been the background for various Regency novels and movies. Horses are available for hire from the nearby stables for those wishing for a trip back to the older, royal era.
This is for those who love extremities and whose pulse sets racing for an adrenaline high. London Tandem Skydive offers a memorable experience of tandem skydives and parachute jumps that gives you a feel of free-falling. Only you are not going to be hurt. Harnessed to an expert, you can enjoy the so-called ride without any worry of safety. Get set for a roller-coaster trip with London Tandem Skydive. Only 16 years and above can take part of this adventure.
Emslie Horniman's Pleasance is a park and a local hangout. It is named after the London County Councillor Emslie John Horniman, who built it in 1914. The park contains beautiful walled gardens along with a children's playground. It has tennis courts, football pitches and a hard play area to enjoy an adventurous day out. It popularly hosts the Notting Hill Carnival which attracts thousands of visitors.
Notting Hill- is there anywhere else like it? Back in the old days it was a huge slum, inhabited by the poorest West Indian and Irish folk. But these days, film crews, tourists and rock stars regularly hang out in the neighborhood. You can't really buy Notting Hill cool, but that doesn't keep people from trying. There is a plethora of great designer clothes shops you will already know and newer labels you will want to get to know better. The area is perhaps best known for being home to the yearly Notting Hill Carnival, as well as Portobello Road Market.