Joanna's Guidebook

I have always worked within property but have been self-employed for the last few years managing and developing property as well as several years as a property searcher for corporate clients. I liv... read more
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Things to do in London

735 local Airbnb hosts recommend

The Tate Modern Christmas Market and fairground!

643 local Airbnb hosts recommend

London parks are something else! Beautiful, well maintained, great for picnics, exercise or lounging and watching London go by. Hire a boat and paddle around Serpentine Lake.

480 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Check for recent exhibitions. Very highly recommended!

296 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Highly recommended.

102 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Quirky little cinema that has a bar (I'm British - these things mean a lot to us!). Afterwards dine at the 'WC - Wine & Charcuterie' (which is the former public loo's under Clapham Common tube stat... read more

141 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Salt beef bagels - stuffed with corned beef, pickles, mustard. Rated. And open 24 hours.

85 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Why doesn't Airbnb have a 'pub' option?! This is not a bar, it is not a casino, it is not a music venue - it is a good old fashioned British pub! And I believe this is London's most successful pub ... read more

84 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Stylish! Expensive! Delicious cocktails!

90 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Feeling rich? Cocktails, supper, or both at Bluebird in its fantastic setting and mega cool ambiance!

298 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Charles I moved here to get away from the plague in the 16th century and stocked it with deer so he could hunt! The deer are still there, but the Royal Family have moved pack to Buckingham Palace. ... read more

723 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Great market selling wonderful foods (at wonderful prices!) with some very nice restaurants and bars - a real after-work London pub scene.

178 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Charles Saatchi's modern art gallery

214 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Well,its about as touristy & over priced as you'll get, but a cute street typical of the area. Head up to Portobello Green by Ladbroke Grove station under Westway- more reasonably priced vintage stock


The Roof Garden Ltd

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65 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Cocktails and / or supper on a huge multi platformed roof terrace overlooking Kensington with fake grass and flamingos (real ones!). Love it!

62 local Airbnb hosts recommend

A fine London restaurant, located in a trendy area in the City (financial quarter) Great food, great wine list, great ambience.

289 local Airbnb hosts recommend

This tiny triangle of London has more celebrities per lamp post then anywhere else (not necessarily a true fact!) - worth a wander and some of your time, quite cute. Primrose Hill parkland (amazing... read more

103 local Airbnb hosts recommend

A museum, gallery and armoury in a very large beautiful historic London house. A must see if you love your art and history.

254 local Airbnb hosts recommend

The Royal Botanical Gardens - whether you like flora and fauna, 6000 Christmas lights, markets, open air concerts, science, beauty, iconic buildings... and whether you prefer to walk around or take... read more

55 local Airbnb hosts recommend

A rural haven in the middle of Fulham! A restaurant/gastopub specialising in game. We are lucky to have this on our doorstep (literally - round the corner from the flat)! Mainly a restaurant, bar too!

146 local Airbnb hosts recommend

GO! Go! Go! Shopping, shopping, shopping on London's most famous street! The good shops start at Park Walk corner and go all the way up to Sloane Square: clothes, interiors, shoes, cafes, art.....

200 local Airbnb hosts recommend

The Shoreditch Triangle-a great night out, make it a big one,others do! (Curtain Rd,Rivington St & Great Eastern St).Used to be full of hard-up artists,times have changed but still plenty of charactor

187 local Airbnb hosts recommend

The hedonistic capital of the big smoke! More bars you can shake a stick at, all types of bars, all types of people. GOOD night out (if you like that sort of thing!)!

52 local Airbnb hosts recommend

A glorious river side wealthy town on the edge of London - head here for shopping, dining and drinks. Perfect on a sunny day, and if you dare you can walk all way down the Thames from Putney...

286 local Airbnb hosts recommend

A great London park with a childrens zoo, tennis courts, running tracks, boating lake, sculpture, gallery and the Buddhist Peace Pagoda.

38 local Airbnb hosts recommend

Expensive, trendy, outside dining - book early!!

31 local Airbnb hosts recommend

The main Arabic street in London: great restaurants serving Arabic food and shisha pipes till the early hours. Lots of buzz and fabric markets during the day. Not for the faint hearted!

34 local Airbnb hosts recommend

The original cabinet war rooms. My Dad would take me here, it's a very enjoyable and interesting way to learn about some of our history. Very enjoyable and interesting - not heavy going.

32 local Airbnb hosts recommend

because....well, if you've always wanted to enter a bar through a secret door, followed by a short detective interrogation ....and then cocktails - this is the place for you!! (I love Cluedo!!). An... read more



Food SceneRestaurants
45-47 Parsons Green Lane·Map·Hours·Website·

26 local Airbnb hosts recommend

A French chain restaurant that is very pleasing, and one of them is just round the corner! We Londoners can sometimes be a little sniffy about chains, but this is definitely a very appealing opti... read more

72 local Airbnb hosts recommend

A slice of life in trendy Notting Hill - Dayleford Organic cafe, Stella McCartney and Sienna Miller designer shops and Beach Blanket Babylon bar.