How is life in Hounslow? A thorough guide of the neighbourhood

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Wikipedia gives us the quick following overview of the area: “ The London Borough of Hounslow is a London borough in West London, England, forming part of Outer London. It was created in 1965 when three smaller borough councils amalgamated under the London Government Act 1963. It is governed by Hounslow London Borough Council. “

What to do in the area of Hounslow

There’s always something going on in a vibrant area like Hounslow. For ideas on activities, check Timeout which updates weekly on local events. We’re including a link to their Hounslow listings to help you easily find stuff happening soon. A great way to get oriented in a new area is seeing what’s around and where. Our map gathers property price details and other info from this article to give you a snapshot of Hounslow offerings.

In Hounslow, what things may you need?

We have compiled for you a list of the different places you might want to check in Hounslow name before moving in the neighbourhood.

Medical institutions in Hounslow

Hounslow has 3 medical institutions. These include hospitals, doctors offices, pharmacies and other stores providing medical attention. Here are the details the nearby medical institutions (1000 radius of the area).

Medical institution Name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
Hounslow Medical Centre 134 Bath Road, Hounslow 2.6 87
Bath Road Surgery Medical Centre, 134 Bath Road, Hounslow 2 166
Maswell Park Health Centre Hounslow Avenue, Hounslow 3.8 57

Post offices in and around the area of Hounslow

Want to send and receive parcels easily? There is no better way to do that than having a post office nearby. Not only do they provide post services but post office in Hounslow can provide a wide range of services such as: sending money or subscribing post insurance. Here is the list of post offices in your next area

Post Office Name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
Hanworth Road Post Office 263 Hanworth Road, Hounslow 3.5 52
Hounslow Heath Post Office 434 Staines Road, Hounslow 3.2 62

Schools around Hounslow

Having an educational institution close by is a great perk when moving. See the list below of schools located in the Hounslow vicinity and how they relate to property prices.

School Name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
New London College Sceptre House, 75-81 Staines Road, Hounslow 4.9 8
The Heathland School Wellington Road South, Hounslow 3 77
Kerswell Kids Pre School Kerswell Hall, Wills Crescent, Twickenham 3 2
Kumon Maths & English Methodist Church, Bell Road, Hounslow 5 14
The Orchard Primary School The Orchard Primary School, Orchard Road, Hounslow 4.1 17
St Mark’s School, Hounslow 106 Bath Road, Hounslow 2.7 20
Grove Road Primary School Cromwell Road, Hounslow 4 4
Bambinos Montessori Nursery Principal : Sonya, 100 Staines Road, Pannu 4.3 25
Mid Summer Park Pre-School 292 Staines Road, Hounslow 5 2
Suffah Nursery & Primary School Hounslow Jamia Masjid & Islamic Centre, 367 Wellington Road South, Hounslow 3.4 17
Home Hounslow Jamia Masjid & Islamic Centre, 367 Wellington Road South, Hounslow N/A N/A
A-Education Hounslow Tuition Wellington Road South, Hounslow N/A N/A
Mauve The Heathland School, Hounslow N/A N/A
Grove Road Work House 63 Cromwell Road, Hounslow N/A N/A
The Geoffrey Samuel Building 28 Avondale Gardens, Hounslow N/A N/A
Albion Classes 102, London 5 1
Coaching Artistry Wills Crescent, Hounslow N/A N/A
YouTube 43 Whitton Road, Hounslow 5 3
Giggles Day Nursery SS, Michael and Martin RC church Parish Centre, 94 Bath Road, Hounslow 4.3 17
Doygunmusicltd London N/A N/A

Tube & Train stations nearby the area of Hounslow

Having to walk more than 10 to 15 min to reach public transportation is usually considered as a downside when considering a property to live in. To simplify this, we curated the list of train and tube station of Hounslow to help you find what would be the best location for you to move in. There are 1 train or tube stations within the Hounslow area. Here are the main ones

Train or tube station name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
Hounslow Maswell Park Road, Hounslow 4.1 79

In Hounslow, what are some things we love?

What makes the heart of Hounslow? At Cozee we asked ourselves what would define the culture, the vibe of a given area. We have come up with the following elements so whether you are a foodie or a night bird, we got you covered. Check out the different restaurants, pubs, gym that exist in Hounslow to help you decide to move in there.

In Hounslow, is there a lot of green space?

One of London’s best features is the large array of public parks and green spaces. See if Hounslow offers room to explore and maybe take your dog for a walk.

Park Name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
Jubilee Gardens Belvedere Road, London 4.5 1413
Elm Court 1 Pump Court, London 4.3 6
Middle Temple Gardens 3 Middle Temple Lane, Temple, London 4.7 82
Bernie Spain Gardens South Bank, London 4.4 488
Bloomsbury Square Garden 14 Bloomsbury Square, London 4.3 2017
The Phoenix Garden 21 Stacey Street, London 4.6 461
LGBT Chairs ️‍ Ground Floor, South East Wing, Bush House, 300 Strand, London 5 1
Victoria Embankment Gardens 4 Temple Place, Temple, London N/A N/A
Potnotch Jubilee Market, Tavistock Street, London 5 1
London Memorial Garden Savoy Place, London 3.8 4
Drury Lane Gardens 58 Drury Lane, London 3.9 16
Fountain Court Temple, London 4.6 8
Southbank boardwalk South Bank, Unnamed Road, London 4.8 13
Street Art Skaterpark 337-338 Belvedere Road, London N/A N/A
National Theatre garden terrace South Bank, National Theatre, London N/A N/A
The Diamond Jubilee Penny Maze Henrietta Street, London 5 1
Southbank (River Thames South) Walkpath. Unnamed Road, London 4.8 18
Victoria Embankment Gardens Villiers Street, London 4.6 2523
Diamond Jubilee Garden St Pauls Church, Bedford Street, London 4.4 12
BIG 7 7 Bell Yard, London N/A N/A

Pubs in the region

As Londoners, we cherish our local pubs. Hounslow has some great go-to spots. From smaller, more family run chains to larger pubs like WeatherSpoons, there is a pub for everyone in the area.

Pub name Name Address Description
Bell 2 Staines Road Hounslow TW3 3JS The Bell is the oldest public house in Hounslow and now has a new Landlord. The pub is considered a building of notable townscape quality on Hounslow Council Town centre Master Plan Feb 2012. A Craft Union Pub Company. Weekly DJ and karaoke.
Black Horse 203 Lampton Road Hounslow TW3 4EZ A large landmark pub on the corner of Lampton Road that is popular with the Asian community. Live music – typicaly Bollywood – from 8-midnight on Fridays. TJ’s Kitchen – Indian Food served. Decent sized car park available. Poker Nights, Shisha Lounge, sports TV, Jukebox and pool tables. Outside seating.
Cross Lances 236 Hanworth Road Hounslow TW3 3TU A traditional Fuller’s 19th century pub with a distinctive tiled frontage situated on the corner of Cross Lances Road and Hanworth Road. The pub has a mixture of traditional and modern decor, consisting of a roomy public bar and a split level saloon lounge. The Cross Lances is a well run community pub popular with locals. 2 TV’s showing different sports daily. Live music with popular bands and artists twice a month, also Open Mic night, the third Sunday each month, along with full live TV sporting events presented in both bars.
Lamplighter 66 Staines Road Hounslow TW3 3LF This is a traditional pub with one main bar. A Craft Union Free House’, and part of the Craft Union Pub Co. There is a Pool table located upon a mezzanine floor. The pub has Sky TV for all major sporting events. Under new management September 2023.
Moon Under Water 84-86 Staines Road Hounslow TW3 3LF Open from 8am daily (but ‘licensed’ from 9am), an early Wetherspoon’s shop conversion (opened July 1991), since extended, in original style and still displaying many local history panels and photos. Very popular, it is a regular venue for the town’s beer lovers, also attracting others from surrounding areas. There are normally five guest ales, often locally sourced, but more at festival times when 10 handpumps may offer different beers. The regular cider is usually Weston’s Old Rosie. Children are welcome until 7.0pm (childrens’ menu available). At the rear is a fenced outside patio. TV screens show live news broadcasts without sound. Usual Wetherspoon food ‘club’ days, and discounted guest ales Mon & Wed. Food Hygiene score 5, and Cask Marque accredited.
Sun 148 Hanworth Road Hounslow TW3 1UG The Sun is a family run business that started by Helen Rayner in 1999. The pub also has a Thai restaurant called the Ros Det that can also do take-aways. Roz Det Tel: 020 8818. Sunday Roast between Noon and 4pm. There is a Pool table and a nice beer garden at the rear.
White Bear 198 Kingsley Road Hounslow TW3 4AR This former Fullers pub was sold in 2010 and a planning application was approved in 2011 to convert the upstairs to a b&b. The pub claims that many musicians had their first gigs in the pub, including David Bowie, Jimi Hendrix, The Small Faces. The pub has a strong Polish following,

Gyms in Hounslow

Working from home means more gym time for many. With chains like EasyGym and PureGym, it’s easy to stay fit in Hounslow.

Gym Name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
Oasis Sports Centre 32 Endell Street, London 4.3 788
Virgin Active Shell-Mex House, 80 Strand, London 4.3 299
Gymbox Holborn 100 High Holborn, London 4.3 340
Nuffield Health Covent Garden Fitness and Wellbeing Gym 9 Endell Street, London 4.3 130
Fitness First 6 Bedford Street, London 4.3 345
Yogarise Covent Garden – Yoga classes in Covent Garden, London 13 Mercer Street, London 4.3 62
Jubilee Hall Gym 30 The Piazza, London 4.3 111
Covent Garden Physiotherapy Ground Floor, Durham House, 1 Durham House Street, London 4.3 46
PureGym London Waterloo 11-15 Brad Street, London 4.3 234
Body Control Pilates 35 Little Russell Street, London 4.3 36
The Health Club at One Aldwych One Aldwych Hotel, 1 Aldwych, Covent Garden, London 4.3 16
CryoAction Limited 71-75 Shelton Street, London 4.3 1
The Gym Group London Charing Cross 17-21 Northumberland Avenue, London 4.3 227
Fujian White Crane Kung Fu & Tai Chi – Covent Garden & West End Green Dragon House, 23 Stukeley Street, London 4.3 N/A
Digme Fitness Covent Garden 4-10 Tower Street, London 4.3 150
Boom Cycle – Holborn 16 Procter Street, London 4.3 91
The Gym Group London Holborn Circus 1 Thavies Inn, Holborn Circus, London 4.3 263
Central Health Physiotherapy Quality House, 5-9 Quality Court, London 4.3 299
Tranquility Pilates Studio Ltd 16-18, New Bridge Street, London 4.3 5
ESPA Life at Corinthia Whitehall Place, London 4.3 246

Restaurants in the area

Hounslow is able to produce a large amount of different cuisines if you are looking. Take a look at the table below to find the most popular places to eat if you are a resident of Hounslow.

Restaurant Name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
Honey Moon Restaurant 52 Bell Road, Hounslow 4.3 1434
Tops Pizza 246 Wellington Road South, Hounslow 4.3 245
goodness of spices 82 Cromwell Road, Hounslow 4.3 2
The Royal Albion Royal Albion, 58 Hibernia Road, Hounslow 4.3 279
Jay Sweet Mart – Authentic Indian Food, Sweet and Catering Shop Since 2016 in Hounslow, London 276 Staines Road, Hounslow 4.3 190
Good Wok Express 191 Hanworth Road, Hounslow 4.3 95
Kathmandu Zone, Nepalese Restaurant, Hounslow 64 Staines Road, Hounslow 4.3 700
India India Whitton 5, Green Parade, Whitton Road, Whitton, Hounslow 4.3 168
Papa’s Pizza & Chicken 28a Staines Road, Hounslow 4.3 438
Santos 158 Hanworth Road, Hounslow 4.3 197
Restaurant Carpatica 34 Bath Road, Hounslow 4.3 891
Taste of Pakistan Restaurant and Take away 369 Hanworth Road, Hounslow 4.3 3948
New Welcome Chinese Takeaway 70 Wellington Road North, Hounslow 4.3 72
Ahaa Dosa 68 Staines Road, Hounslow 4.3 867
CFC 238 High Street, Hounslow 4.3 103
Horizons Bar & Banqueting Car Park Via 39 Whitton Rd TW3 2DB 210 Hanworth Road, Hounslow 4.3 255
The Moon Under Water – JD Wetherspoon 84-86 Staines Road, Hounslow 4.3 1904
Herbies Pizza Hounslow 397A Staines Road, Hounslow 4.3 187
Charcoal Chicken 92-94 Staines Road, Hounslow 4.3 461
The Honeycombe 417 Staines Road, Hounslow 4.3 983

Museums & Galleries

The vitality of a region is shaped by its residents who live, work, and engage with one another. Exploring an area through art offers a fresh perspective. If you’re considering relocating to Hounslow, we highly suggest exploring the local galleries, museums, and cultural establishments. These venues offer delightful experiences, especially on weekends.

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Are there a lot of supermarkets in Hounslow?

Grocery shopping is another important activity you will do if you move into the area of Hounslow. In the below table, we go over the nearby supermarkets such as Tesco, Asda and Sainsbury’s so you know what the area has to offer for your food shop.

Supermarket/Grocery store name Name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
Whole Foods Market 49 Parkway, London 4.2 771
Morrisons Chalk Farm Road, London 4 2770
Sainsbury’s 17-21 Camden Road, London 4.1 4445
Sainsbury’s Local 76-77 Chalk Farm Road, London 2.8 71
Oseyo Camden 158 Camden High Street, London 4.4 411
M&S Simply Food 143 Camden High Street, London 4.2 579
Prince Of Wales Supermarket 19 Prince of Wales Road, London 3 6
Tesco Express 44-46 England’s Lane, Belsize Park, London 2.5 93
dymenshop 17 Princess Road, London N/A N/A
Getsell24 17 Princess Road, London 1 1
Amazon Fresh 86 Chalk Farm Road, London 4.2 282
Marmara Supermarket 7 Malden Road, London 3.8 28
Longdan Oriental Supermarket. 23 Parkway, London 4.5 310
Tesco Express 159-165 Camden High Street, London 3 33
Frank’s 70 Queens Crescent, London 4.6 9
Tesco Express 4-8 Haverstock Hill, Chalk Farm, London N/A N/A
ALDI 125-133 Camden High Street, London 4.4 1222
Kentish Town Supermarket 167-169 Kentish Town Road, London 3.4 14
Farmer’s Supermarket 175 Kentish Town Road, London 4.6 65
The Green Off-Licence 145A Queens Crescent, London 5 6

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If you need a comparison of other nearby neighbourhoods besides Hounslow, Cozee Properties have provided you with guides with information on other areas too.

Neighbourhood name Link to our guide
Feltham See the guide here
Twickenham See the guide here
Hanworth See the guide here
Whitton See the guide here
Hounslow Heath See the guide here
Maswell Park See the guide here
Hatton See the guide here
Hounslow West See the guide here
Lampton See the guide here
Osterley See the guide here
Feltham See the guide here
Twickenham See the guide here
Hanworth See the guide here
Whitton See the guide here
Hounslow Heath See the guide here
Maswell Park See the guide here
Hatton See the guide here
Hounslow West See the guide here
Lampton See the guide here
Osterley See the guide here

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