A local guide to move in Ickenham

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Typical London houses

Wikipedia gives us the quick following overview of the area: “ Ickenham is an area in Greater London, forming the northern part of Uxbridge and within the London Borough of Hillingdon. “

In the city of Ickenham, what kind of things are there to do?

What makes the heart of Ickenham? 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 and gyms that exist in Ickenham to help you decide as to whether to move there or not.

Galleries and Museums

An area lives because of the people who live, work and interact. Art is a great way to discover an area in a new way. If you are looking to move in Ickenham we definitely recommend that you check for galleries, museums and other cultural institutions. They provide a great source of enjoyment over the weekends.

We weren’t able to find any museum in this area. Tell us in the comments if we were wrong. We’ll amend this page

Restaurants in the area

The below table gives you a good idea of what kind of options there are for eating out. In Ickenham, you may find things like Italian, Chinese or even Indian takeouts. Take a look below if you are visiting or want to move here if eating out is a big deal for you.

Restaurant Name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
Domino’s Pizza – London – Ickenham 83 High Road, Ickenham, Uxbridge 4.3 125
Wenzel’s the Bakers 5 Swakeleys Road, Ickenham, Uxbridge 4.3 87
Ickenham Fish Bar 97 High Road, Uxbridge 4.3 132
Coach & Horses High Road, Ickenham 4.3 1161
Blue Saffron 14 Glebe Avenue, Ickenham, Uxbridge 4.3 70
Peking Palace 10 Glebe Avenue, Ickenham, Uxbridge 4.3 43
Ickenham Rendezvous 95 High Road, Ickenham, Uxbridge 4.3 106
Home Bar & Kitchen 16 High Road, Ickenham, Uxbridge 4.3 711
Bistrove 12 Long Lane, Ickenham, Uxbridge 4.3 95
The Ickenham Village Breakfast 9 Swakeleys Road, Uxbridge 4.3 N/A
Grub & Chips 9 Swakeleys Road, Ickenham, Uxbridge 4.3 125
Polar rapid charger 1 High Road, Ickenham, Uxbridge 4.3 N/A
Keke and Koko 5 High Road, Uxbridge 4.3 130
Yumchi Wok 15 Long Lane, Ickenham, Uxbridge 4.3 N/A
Rocco’s Pizza 15 Long Lane, Ickenham, Uxbridge 4.3 33
Mokja Korean bbq 5 High Road, Ickenham, Uxbridge 4.3 N/A
Dhamaka Restaurant 37 Swakeleys Road, Uxbridge 4.3 180
Hot House Pizza Ickenham 47 Swakeleys Road, Ickenham, Uxbridge 4.3 28
BurgerBey 51 Swakeleys Road, Ickenham, Uxbridge 4.3 490
Ickenham Cafe 73 Swakeleys Road, Uxbridge 4.3 90

What kind of gyms are there in Ickenham?

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

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

In Ickenham, 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 Ickenham 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. Ickenham 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
Hillingdon Golf Club 18 Dorset Way Hillingdon UB10 0JR The members Clubhouse is open from 7am until at least 30 minutes after the bar close times. It is well appointed, has spacious changing facilities, a well stocked bar and comfortable lounge. The food menu is varied and the Friday Fish Night is very popular. The clubhouse is also available for hire for private functions to members and their guests.
Swallow Long Lane Hillingdon UB10 9NR Very much an old style local next to Hillingdon tube station which has just had a £230k refurb.
Uxbridge Royal Naval Association 388A Long Lane Hillingdon UB10 9PG RNA Uxbridge was commissioned in 1984 and has around 200 members. The Club consists of two bar areas. The members bar which holds up to 40 people in comfort and the S/M Joyce Whitting bar, which is available for functions, which holds around 80 people.
Coach & Horses High Road Ickenham UB10 8LJ There has been a pub on the site, next to Ickenham pump, for 400 years. In 1759 Stephen Salter bought the Chequers. The Salter Brewery merged with the Cannon Brewery which later merged with Ind Coope. As the more recent name suggests it was originally a coaching house and now boasts a warm atmosphere thanks to the real fire and friendly welcome, even if the ceilings could be a bit higher and service could be a bit quicker. Quiz nights are Tuesdays and Sundays. Since being sold to Stonegate in 2010 this former Ember Inn offers six mostly regular real ales. Grade II listed. Refurbished March 2018.
Ickenham Cricket Club Oak Avenue Ickenham UB10 8UT The original pavilion was destroyed by fire in 1974. The new clubhouse opened in November 1975 and has recently been extended. The club has its own team in a darts league.
Tichenham Inn 11 Swakeleys Road Ickenham UB10 8DF Fairly typical busy Wetherspoon pub built on the site of a filling station and opened in 1999. Alcohol served from 9am.

What are the range of supermarkets like?

Grocery shopping is something that people do all the time, so it would make sense to want to find out where the nearest shopping centres are in your area. In Ickenham, Take a look at the major supermarkets nearby, so you know where to go grocery shopping if you are to make this place your home.

We weren’t able to find any supermarket in this area. If we were wrong, tell us in the comments the name and address of your local supermarket or grocery store. We’ll amend this page

What to do in Ickenham

There are always activities happening in lively Ickenham. Timeout posts weekly on events there, so browse their site for ideas. We included a link to their Ickenham page to make finding local happenings easier. Getting to know a new area is easier with an overview of offerings and locations. Our map pulls together property price info and other details from this article to give you a Ickenham snapshot.

What type of amenities may you need in Ickenham?

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

Health amenities that are in Ickenham

We weren’t able to locate medical institutions or stores in this neighbourhood. Let us know in the comments if we are wrong so we can add them to our list.


Schools in and around the area of Ickenham

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

School Name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
Monkey Music Ickenham 69 Swakeleys Road, Ickenham, Uxbridge 5 1
The Douay Martyrs School – Arrowsmith Campus Edinburgh Drive, Ickenham, Uxbridge 2.7 59
Nick Anderson – Drum Lessons Ickenham, Uxbridge 5 3
Glebe Primary School 1 Sussex Road, Ickenham, Uxbridge 4.1 13
Growing Tree Nursery West Ruislip Elementary School, Pentland Way, Ickenham 5 1
Funtimes Preschool 2nd Ickenham Scout Hut, Community Close, Ickenham N/A N/A
Eye Level Ickenham Long Lane, Ickenham, Uxbridge N/A N/A
home swimming 90 Edinburgh Drive, Uxbridge N/A N/A
Stage Talent Academy Compass Theatre, Glebe Avenue, Ickenham, Uxbridge N/A N/A
Pentland Field School Pentland Way, Ickenham, Uxbridge 4.5 10
The Douay Martyrs School – Cardinal Hume Campus 80A Long Lane, Ickenham, Uxbridge 3.3 3
North Hillingdon Centre 86 Long Lane, Ickenham, Uxbridge N/A N/A
The Breakspear School Bushey Road, Ickenham, Uxbridge 4.2 10
Lysander Preschool Barnwood Close, Ruislip 5 18

Tube & Train stations in and around Ickenham

We assembled the train and tube stations of Ickenham in a convenient table below so you can find the best location for you to live if transport connections are important to you.

Train or tube station name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
West Ruislip United Kingdom 3.8 52
Ickenham Underground Ltd, Ickenham Station, London, Glebe Avenue, Uxbridge 4 30

Are there many post offices in the region of Ickenham?

Nearby post offices make sending and getting packages easy. In a post office you can do things like exchange currency, post your packages, buy everyday items and even redirect your mail. It is likely you will use one at some point if you were to move in to the area so we have compiled the post offices nearby in a table below so you know if this area is the right place for you.

Post Office Name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
Ickenham Post Office 2 Long Lane, Uxbridge 3.2 46
Royal Mail Post Box Station Parade, Ickenham Road, Ruislip 5 1

What else is close by?

Whenever you’re not sure about if you want to move into an area for sure, making sure that you have considered your other options is important to confirm a decision or perhaps sway you in another direction. Find some other nearby regions to help you make a decision about Ickenham.

Neighbourhood name Link to our guide
Hillingdon See the guide here
Uxbridge See the guide here
Ruislip See the guide here
Eastcote See the guide here
Hillingdon See the guide here
Uxbridge See the guide here
Ruislip See the guide here
Eastcote See the guide here

Have you planned to buy or sell a property here? Make sure you check out our property prices guides and analysis before you decide to buy or sell.

Postcode area Link to our property price guide
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