Kew Gardens Park, formally Royal Botanic Gardens
The Kew Gardens boasts landscapes, glasshouses, historic buildings and a vast range of rare and beautiful plants. With beautiful displays of plants from across the world, the colour and textures in the formal gardens bring year-round interest. With 250 years of its history, thousands of visitors come and explore its historical beauty from the botanic garden, historic glasshouses, and magnificent vistas to precious specimen trees, not to mention royal buildings, the Pagoda and beautiful woods.
Where is Kew Gardens Located?
The Royal Botanic Gardens are located in the London suburban of Kew, site of a former royal estate in the London borough of Richmond upon Thames.
Address: Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew – Richmond, London, TW9 3AE.
Opening hours: 10am to 7pm
Visitor information telephone line: 020 8332 5655
Directions from Clayton Hotel Chiswick to Kew gardens
Driving: Drive via S Circular Road for 6 minutes Turn right outside the hotel and walk along Chiswick High Road and continue to go straight through the roundabout onto S Circular Road for about 25 minutes.
Public Transport: Walk a couple of minutes to Gunnersbury train station and take the District line towards Richmond. Get off at the next stop Kew Gardens station and turn right outside the station. Walk straight along Station Parade Road and turn right onto Sandycombe Road. Turn left down Linchfield Road and continue walking until you reach the gardens.
Kew The Music at the Royal Botanic Gardens
Kew the Music is a summer picnic concert festival featuring renowned musicians from jazz, rock and pop. The concert will take place on the Great Lawn, opposite the stunning Kew Palace, with live screens so no one can miss out.
Christmas At Kew Gardens
In the off-peak months, Kew Gardens puts on some fantastic themed events including the Christmas at Kew Evenings whereby you will follow their festive nature trail to find Santa. It is no doubt a great place for children to have fun and get into the beauty of nature while visiting the city of London.
Clayton Hotel Chiswick: Highlights
- Range of spacious family rooms and executive guestrooms
- See our special hotel deals for London
- Explore top London attractions and Chiswick area
- Restaurant, lounge and bar on-site for convenience