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Italian Gardens

north side of Kensington Gardens near Lancaster Gate, London, England
+44 300 061 2000
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Romantic gardens - a hidden gem

Romance is in the air of the beautiful Italian Gardens. The gardens start with a romance, that of... read more

Reviewed 15 December 2017
Ian C
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London, United Kingdom
What a little gem !

Happened to stumble upon this while we had 2hrs to wait for our train at Paddington. With a young... read more

Reviewed 26 October 2017
CyEddie
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Cyprus
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north side of Kensington Gardens near Lancaster Gate, London, England
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Reviewed 15 December 2017

Romance is in the air of the beautiful Italian Gardens. The gardens start with a romance, that of Prince Albert and Queen Victoria, to whom he is said to have given them as a gift, inspired by the gardens at Osborne House on the Isle...More

Thank Ian C
Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

Happened to stumble upon this while we had 2hrs to wait for our train at Paddington. With a young child in tow, we decided to leave the boredom of Paddington & take a walk towards Hyde Park/ Kensington gardens & breathe some fresh air !...More

Thank CyEddie
Reviewed 24 October 2017

Each time that we visited London, we have stayed in Paddington, which is located only a relatively short stroll from Kensington Gardens. Consequently, each time we have been in London, we have taken long walks through theses extensive gardens. The Italian Gardens which are situated...More

Thank BigHugh51
Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

An enchanting little piece of Italian magnificence in the heart of London’s Hyde Park! This beautiful water garden is a great place to relax and enjoy! This place is definitely worth a visit! It’s absolutely fabulous!

Thank Nick and Angel S
Reviewed 10 September 2017

As well as numerous buses, Lancaster Gate is also served by the Central line - coloured RED on Tube maps -and lies in fairly close proximity to both Marble Arch and Paddington. Prince Albert gave orders for these fountains to be created to boldly state...More

Thank Margaret Mary O
Reviewed 10 September 2017

I have lived 30 years of my life in London, always to the South of Hyde Park. I have been to the Park any number of times, but always entered and left from the south side, or from Marble Arch/ Speakers Corner. As an expat...More

Thank bifrons
Reviewed 8 September 2017

London has some amazing parks and Kensington Gardens is one of them. Just inside the garden (opposite Lancaster Gate) is the lovely area, Italian Gardens. Very nice area and good to take half an hour of relaxation in nice surroundings. Sit back, relax, enjoy!

Thank JohnCarter
Reviewed 26 August 2017

The Italian Gardens in Kensington Gardens has a little known or rarely noticed resident unless you're a Lord Of The Rings Fan. Look just behind the Balustrade and over the bullrushes and you'll see there is a fossilised tree in the water that strongly resembles...More

Thank Eddie O
Reviewed 23 August 2017

Situated at the north end of Long Water in Kensington Gardens, the Italian Gardens were a gift from Prince Albert to Queen Victoria in 1860. It is a peaceful place to sit and relax, with fountains, lily ponds and seasonal flower beds, and is surrounded...More

Thank Laurie P
Reviewed 13 August 2017

Beautiful and nice memorial to Jenner. Benches where you can sit. There is an adorable bear fountain just outside where you can refill your water bottles.

Thank UmiMaMaT
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