Queens Park is a small and exclusive neighbourhood located between Kilburn, Brondesbury Park and Kensal Green in North West London. The area is named after the large park at its heart; over 30 acres of open space including tennis courts, children’s playground, paddling pool, pitch and putt course and small petting zoo. The park, named in commemoration of Queen Victoria’s golden jubilee in 1887 holds Green Flag status for its excellent facilities and use of space.
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Split between the London Borough of Brent and the City of Westminster in North West London, Queen’s Park is an affluent area situated between Kilburn and Kensal Green. Local amenities including a good selection of coffee shops, patisseries, small boutiques, gastropubs, restaurants and leisure facilities can be found on the main high street of Salisbury Road. Enthusiastic shoppers will find a great selection of independent and branded retail outlets, pubs, wine bars and restaurants on their doorstep. There are lots of open green spaces around Queen’s Park, including Queen’s Park itself, which is the main focus of the area, but also the nearby Tiverton Green, known colloquially as 'dog poo park' being a popular destination for dog walkers. Facilities in the Queen's Park include six all-weather tennis courts, a pitch-and-putt golf course, an ornamental garden, a children’s playground with paddling pool, a children’s animal farm and a cafe.
THINGS TO DO
Queen's Park's Salusbury Road is a popular choice for numerous pubs and restaurants, as well as many small boutiques and delis. The park, flanked by two buzzing high streets, Salusbury Road to the east and Chamberlayne Road to the west, both with a great choice of independent shops, gastropubs, cafes and bars, The Alice House, Jack's brasserie, The Salusbury Dining Rooms, Caldo on Salusbury Road with Lonsdale Road Mews also providing a lively semi-pedestrian thoroughfare with venues including, the Wolfpack Bar, Hugo's Restaurant & Itaian Restaurant Ostuni, as well as a large modern Health Centre.