Is Merton Park a nice place to live in?

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Wikipedia gives us the quick following overview of the area: “ The London Borough of Merton is a borough in Southwest London, England. “

In Merton Park, what are some things we love?

What makes the heart of Merton Park? 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 Merton Park to help you decide to move in there.

In Merton Park, is there a lot of green space?

One of London’s best assets is its green spaces. See if Merton Park offers room to roam.

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

Are there any good pubs in Merton Park?

As Londoners, we cherish our local pubs. Merton Park 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.

We have not found any great pubs in this area. If we were wrong, tell us in the comments the name and address of your local pub. We’ll amend this page. Would be a shame not to let people know what is your hidden gem!

Are the restaurants in Merton Park any good?

Merton Park has a range of different eateries. This is important for someone who is moving to an area who wants to be able to eat out and not cook every day. The below table gives you an overview of what options you have.

Restaurant Name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
Papa Johns Pizza 25 London Road, Morden 4.3 120
Hi Bangkok 132 Kingston Road, London 4.3 139
Domino’s Pizza – London – Wimbledon 88 Kingston Road, London 4.3 146
Superfish 20 London Road, Morden 4.3 246
KFC Morden – London Road 59 London Road, Morden 4.3 635
Turkish BBQ House in 44 Aberconway Road, Morden 4.3 118
Verona Pizza (Morden) 28 Abbotsbury Road, Morden 4.3 270
Waffle Jack’s American Diner 8 Merton Park Parade, London 4.3 756
Zhe German 21, Morden Court Parade, Morden 4.3 262
Bella Donna 87 London Road, Morden 4.3 264
China Garden 95-97 London Road, Morden 4.3 152
Leather Bottle 277 Kingston Road, London 4.3 676
Watch Me 108 Morden Road, London 4.3 377
Toko Diner 21 Abbotsbury Road, Morden 4.3 98
Blue Junction Bar & Restaurant 1-2 Crown Lane, Morden 4.3 443
The Princess of India, Indian Restaurant, Morden 10-11 Morden Court, London Road, Morden 4.3 779
Ganley’s Irish Bar 43-47 London Road, Morden 4.3 1232
The Mahal – Indian takeaway & home delivery 35 Abbotsbury Road, Morden 4.3 67
GC Kitchen GC Kitchen, 148 Merton Hall Road, London 4.3 95
Wimpy 56 London Road, Morden 4.3 461

Museums & Galleries in the region

The vitality of a community stems from 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 Merton Park, we highly suggest exploring the local galleries, museums, and cultural establishments. They offer delightful weekend activities and contribute to the vibrant atmosphere of the region.

Museum name Name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
Snuff Mill Children and Young People Hub Morden Hall Road, Morden 4.3 12

Are there a lot of supermarkets in Merton Park?

Finally we wouldn’t like to let you down on where to do your grocery shopping in Merton Park. Although solutions like Ocado, Amazon or other delivery services can be a great replacement, knowing if a grocery store is nearby the place you are about to live in is a big plus. Please find below the grocery stores in Merton Park.

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

The range of gyms in Merton Park

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

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

How’s the local life around Merton Park

There’s always something going on in a vibrant area like Merton Park. For ideas on activities, check Timeout which updates weekly on local events. We’re including a link to their Merton Park 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 Merton Park offerings.

The facilities you might need in Merton Park

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

The number of hospitals, pharmacies and doctors in Merton Park

Merton Park has 7 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
Morden Hall Medical Centre 256 Morden Road, London 2 108
Wandle Healthcare Services 12 Deer Park Road, London 3 4
Wintergreen Healthcare Limited Lombard Business Park, 12 Deer Park Road, London N/A N/A
Back on Track Healthcare Wimbledon 9 Merton Park Parade, Kingston Road, London 5 23
Neuroworksot 134a Kingston Rd, Kingston upon Thames N/A N/A
The Nelson Health Centre Kingston Road, London 3.7 148
1c Balfour Road South Wimbledon 1C Balfour Road, London N/A N/A

Post offices of Merton Park

Looking for convenient parcel handling? Having a nearby post office is the optimal solution. Beyond standard postal services, the post offices in Merton Park can be found by checking out the table below.

Post Office Name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
Martin Way Post Office 49 Martin Way, Morden 4.3 35
Morden Post Office 34 Crown Lane, Morden 2.4 89
Nelson News & Merton park Parade Post Office 3 Merton Park Parade, London 3.8 62
Merton Park Parade Post Office 3 Merton Park Parade, London 5 4

What schools are in the area of Merton Park?

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

School Name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
Rutlish School Watery Lane, London 3.7 38
R R 6 Watery La, London N/A N/A
Park Community School park community school, UK, Dorset Road, London 5 1
Rutlish School Playing Fields 33 Mostyn Road, London 4 1
Bright Horizons Wimbledon House Day Nursery and Preschool 1b, 1c Dorset Road, London 4 4
Building Blocks Nursery School 184B Kingston Road, London N/A N/A
Music teacher/musician 96B Kingston Road, London N/A N/A
Saxophone Lessons West London Music Tutors 139 Gladstone Road, London N/A N/A
Wimbledon Day Nursery 32 Montague Road, London 5 5
The Best Drum lessons in South London, Wimbledon 3, 57 Windsor Avenue, London 5 21
Cherry Pie Music 111 Kingston Road, London 4.2 21
The London Acorn School Morden Hall Road, Morden, London 4.1 18
Merton Park Primary School Church Lane, London 1.5 2
Poplar Primary School Poplar Road South, London 4.6 17
Busy Bees at Morden 2, 4 Martin Way, Morden 4.7 27
Park Academy 200 Dorset Road, London 3 2
Little Hands Montessori Cranleigh 1 Cranleigh Road, London 5 2
Merton Abbey Primary School High Path, London 3.2 6
Wimbledon Turkish School c/o Rutlish School, Centenary Building, 33 Mostyn Road, London N/A N/A
HEMA Tutorial 1st floor, office, 54 London Road, Morden 3.9 10

Tube & Train stations nearby the area of Merton Park

Train and tube stations in Merton Park can provide you with direct links to nearby cities and hence, they are a desirable feature for people when deciding on a place to live. Those who move into a city with direct transport links are able to travel further for work and will maybe spend less time commuting. Find a table below about where these transport links are:

Train or tube station name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
South Merton Mostyn Road, London 3.3 16
Morden Underground Ltd, Morden Underground Station, London, London Road, Morden 3.9 141
South Wimbledon High Street, London 4.1 66

What areas are nearby?

If you are not completely sure that you want to move the area check out our other guides about cities in the nearby vicinity

Neighbourhood name Link to our guide
Rose Hill See the guide here
Lower Morden See the guide here
Morden Park See the guide here
Morden See the guide here
St. Helier See the guide here
Mitcham See the guide here
Raynes Park See the guide here
Colliers Wood See the guide here
Wimbledon See the guide here
Tooting See the guide here
Rose Hill See the guide here
Lower Morden See the guide here
Morden Park See the guide here
Morden See the guide here
St. Helier See the guide here
Mitcham See the guide here
Raynes Park See the guide here
Colliers Wood See the guide here
Wimbledon See the guide here
Tooting See the guide here

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