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Little Venice

Regent's park, London W2 1TH, England
+44 7957 706086
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Picturesque London neighborhood marked by its canal waterway and broad tree-lined streets, Little Venice was built between 1810 and 1870 and was the popular haunt of many artists, writers and scientists.
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  • Very good44%
  • Average16%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Regent's park, London W2 1TH, England
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Reviewed yesterday

We enjoyed a lovely stroll along the canal of London's 'Little Venice' - a hidden gem tucked away from the more touristy areas. Lots of character-filled houseboats to look at.

Thank Island-Mavericks
Reviewed 4 days ago

What a glorious place, right in the middle of the city too! Caught a water taxi from the zoo and beautifully peaceful. My only regret was not going back as far as Camden Lock. So close to Paddington too.

Thank Mike W
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Little Venice area is a very attractive spot to spend some outdoor time in the city. It adjacent to Regent's Park and near the London Zoo and it is a tranquil spot to enjoy the water and the outdoors.

Thank buffalojim67
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Little Venice is a nice quiet spot to walk around, especially if you would like a break from the hustle and bustle in London. There are cute little boats on the canal. We also took Jason's trip down the canal. This one way trip to...More

1  Thank dawnlV5984OR
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A very pretty area for a walk. Walked from Paddington which wasn't too far. Many of the barges are very pretty and unique. There are a few places where you can stop for a drink or a bite to eat. Would recommend going here for...More

Thank Colette A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was lovely to walk around, and really well kept and clean. The boats on the canal were very unique and interesting to see. It is smaller than we expected, but still a decent walk on a nice day :)

Thank EmmaMH19
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I took the Underground to Warwick Ave and soon reached the canal. However I could only walk along the road next to the canal as the canal area was locked. Maybe it was too early at about 6.30 am. Finally could access the canal path...More

Thank Kim025Singapore
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Nice walk out of paddington station. Nice canals, houseboats and beautiful homes. Quiet and easy to navigate with maps in the corners.

Thank mini0854
Reviewed 17 June 2017

We took the tube out of London to this area and walked along the canals taking photos because its very picturesque.

Thank theresaw
Reviewed 16 June 2017

Lovely part of London, quite a surprise. Take the boat trip to Camden Locks if you have about an hour. At the end of the day, it is only one way. Very nice to do on a warm day--and very interesting.

1  Thank Barbara H
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Karen L
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Response from djw1955 | Reviewed this property |
hi, sorry I am unable to answer you questions, but I gather L/V is called that because its near the canal and to me and my dear uncle is lovely. Sorry I cannot be of further help, but please try westminter web site and see... More
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Les753
14 June 2015|
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The cost is 9£ one way.
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