Bayswater is an area of west London in the City of Westminster. It is a built-up district located west north-west of Charing Cross and borders the north of Hyde Park over Kensington Gardens. Bayswater is one of London most cosmopolitan areas, with the significant diversity of the local population added to by having one of London highest concentration of hotels. Architecturally, the biggest part of the area is made up of Georgian stucco terraces and garden squares, mostly, although not exclusively, divided up into flats.
Whether you are visiting on holiday or business, there is a wide choice of areas all within easy walking distance, and there is a wide selection of public transport, and underground lines.
Queensway, only round the corner, is the perfect destination for shops, restaurants and cinemas, or head to trendy Notting Hill and Westbourne Grove for hip shops and cafes. The famous Portobello Road market is also nearby, with its combination of exquisite antiques and cutting-edge fashion.
The peace of Hyde Park is only a 5 minute walk away, along with National sites such as the Serpentine Gallery, Princess Dianas Memorial Park, and Marble Arch which leads to Oxford Street with its famous department stores.
For easy travelling, Paddington Station is a 10 minute walk and Heathrow Airport is just 15 minutes away via the Heathrow Express train.