Hammersmith is a great place to rent, a brilliant location and close to so much diversity and variety. It borders the best…Fulham, Chiswick, Shepherds Bush and Kensington and is ideally suited for a quick commute into the City or a swift 20 minute journey to Heathrow.

OVERVIEW


As you’d expect from a Zone 2 West London district so close to Central London, the transport links throughout Hammersmith are excellent. In fact, it’s one of the best-connected districts in all of the capital, so a perfect choice to rent.


Three different tube lines run through Hammersmith, as well as a huge bus station, which is a central hub for buses going all around the city. Whether you are travelling north, south, east or west, it doesn’t matter — there is a simple and easy transport link for you, in Hammersmith.


Being situated on the River Thames to add an extra bit of charm, Hammersmith has outstanding pubs, bars and eating out and a brilliant jogging track along the Thames towpath, with lovely views to Barnes and Putney. Not to mention a Hammersmith Bridge which provides swift access to Barnes and the A3, by bus and car.


The 105 Acre Wetlands centre, with over 180 bird species is a ten minute walk over Hammersmith Bridge and a beautiful setting, with art gallery, café and much more.


Hammersmith is ideal for people wanting to rent, lots of pockets of green spaces and the very large Ravenscourt Park, which is full of mature trees, a lake and wide open spaces. You’ll also find a multitude of outdoor cafes and coffee houses to while away an afternoon, sipping artisan brews and reading your favourite book.


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RECREATION AND LEISURE

Sports and recreational activities are superb. Hammersmith is home to numerous leisure centres with classes, gyms and sports clubs. Ravenscourt Park also sports outdoor tennis courts, football pitches, basketball and netball courts, and more. With local swimming pools available, squash courts, organised boot camps and martial arts groups, the fitness community is alive and thriving and you’ll struggle not to find whatever it is you are looking for.

There are so many options for live entertainment if you rent in Hammersmith that you are spoilt for choice; it’s the perfect location for anyone who enjoys a bit of art and culture, from the world famous Apollo, to many music bars, for live entertainment and close by Olympia.

RESTAURANTS AND DINING

As for restaurants, there is an eclectic mix of culinary delights in Hammersmith, residents enjoy everything from vegan specialists to dishes from around the globe. Of particular note are places like the Michelin starred and world-famous River Café to every conceivable world cuisine.

Truly, Hammersmith is an exceptional place for restaurants, able to compete with any district of the city when it comes to dining options. In total, you’ll find more than 150 restaurants, cafes and eateries crammed into this relatively small section of this vibrant and exciting Borough.

SHOPPING AND RETAIL

Hammersmith has fantastic shopping on the main road of King Street, its own Ikea, not to mention a substantial shopping variety of many small and specialist shops. Westfield in Shepherds Bush is 5 minutes by bus as is Kensington. Hammersmith also has a brilliant Farmers market and food from around the world, making it a special place to shop and enjoy every type of world culture and food choices.