Richmond Park: the biggest enclosed green space in London
Richmond Park is home to Pembroke Lodge, the Isabella Plantation, which is a 40-acre woodland garden set within a Victorian woodland plantation planted in the 1830’s – it is best known for its evergreen azaleas, which line the ponds and streams and at their peak of flower in late April and early May.
See the Red Deer and wildlife in London
As you wander through the ancient trees, you may spot the antlers of one of the 650 roaming Red and Fallow deer that call the park home. This 5,000 acres of carefully conserved urban parkland contains hundreds of thousands of trees, plants and wildlife, plus numerous historic monuments and attracts more than 77 million visitors each year.
Directions from Clayton Hotel Chiswick to Richmond Park
Driving: Drive via A4 316 and pass by Kew, Mortlake, North Sheen and Richmond. Drive further along Twickenham Road towards St Margaret’s and Twickenham.
Public Transport: Walk a couple of minutes to Gunnersbury train station and take the District line toward Richmond. Get off at Richmond station and exit the station and turn right on The Quadrant. Walk along The Quadrant and turn left at the end of the road and keep going straight past Odeon Cinema. Take the left road, Hill Rise and continue straight onto Richmond Hill road until you reach the park.
Hotel near Richmond upon Thames
Clayton Hotel Chiswick is also located near the Richmond upon Thames borough, southwest of London. Chiswick borough forms the southern boundary with Richmond upon Thames and usually takes a 15 minutes’ drive between these boroughs of London.LESS INFORMATION