A local guide to move in Newington

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People walking on the riversides in London

Find out a general overview of the area using Wikipedia gives us the quick following overview of the area: “ Newington is a district of South London, just south of the River Thames, and part of the London Borough of Southwark. It was an ancient parish and the site of the early administration of the county of Surrey. It was the location of the County of London Sessions House from 1917, in a building now occupied by the Inner London Crown Court. “

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

What makes the heart of Newington? 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 Newington to help you decide as to whether to move there or not.

The types of restaurants

The below table gives you a good idea of what kind of options there are for eating out. In Newington, 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
Mercure London Bridge 71-79 Southwark Street, London 4.3 1440
The Mad Hatter Hotel, Southwark 3-7 Stamford Street, London 4.3 1337
Premier Inn London Waterloo (Westminster Bridge) hotel 85 York Road, London 4.3 1937
The Wellington Hotel, Waterloo 81-83 Waterloo Road, London 4.3 2453
Novotel London Bridge 53-61 Southwark Bridge Road, London 4.3 2343
Premier Inn London Southwark (Tate Modern) hotel 15 Great Suffolk Street, London 4.3 857
Park Plaza County Hall London 1 Addington Street, London 4.3 2624
Tas Restaurant The Cut 33 The Cut, London 4.3 1239
OXO Tower Restaurant, Bar and Brasserie Barge House Street, London 4.3 4326
The Table Café 83 Southwark Street, London 4.3 1988
The Ring 72 Blackfriars Road, London 4.3 1590
The Anchor & Hope 36 The Cut, London 4.3 1322
Park Plaza Westminster Bridge London 200 Westminster Bridge Road, London 4.3 8078
Auberge 1 Sandell Street, London 4.3 540
The Refinery 110 Southwark Street, London 4.3 1747
Cubana Restaurant Waterloo 48 Lower Marsh, London 4.3 6240
Ev Restaurant The Arches, 98 Isabella Street, London 4.3 1559
The Cut Bar & Restaurant 66 The Cut, London 4.3 328
Capital Kebab House 63 The Cut, London 4.3 1198
Young Vic 66 The Cut, London 4.3 1665

What type of green space is there in Newington?

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

Park Name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
Jamyang London Buddhist Centre The Old Courthouse, 43 Renfrew Road, London 4.8 42
Nelson Square Park 44 Nelson Square, London 4.4 156
Trinity Church Square 60 Trinity Street, London 4.3 60
All Hallows’ Churchyard 13, 15 Copperfield Street, London 4.5 12
Mint Street Park 14 Weller Street, London 4.3 529
Bankside Open Spaces Trust Red Cross Garden, 50 Redcross Way, London 4.7 6
The Travel Café – South Bank 139 Westminster Bridge Road, London 4.5 176
Falmouth Road Gardens London 4.6 11
Crossbones Graveyard & Garden of Remembrance Union Street, London 4.6 273
St George’s Churchyard Garden Long Lane, London 4 4
Elephant Park Elephant Road, London 4.4 601
David Copperfield Gardens 120 New Kent Road, London 5 2
Beautiful Balin Balin House, Long Lane, London 4.7 6
Tate Community Garden Park Street, London 4.5 23
Hankey Place Gardens 20 Pilgrimage Street, London 4.1 14
Red Cross Garden 50 Redcross Way, London 4.6 238
Waterloo Millennium Green Baylis Road, London 4.2 531
BOST Diversity Garden BOST Diversity Garden, 51-53 King James Street, London N/A N/A
Community Garden South Bank, Unnamed Road, London N/A N/A
St George’s Garden Blackfriars Road, London N/A N/A

Are there any good pubs in Newington?

As Londoners, at Cozee we are deeply attached to our weekly attendance to our local pub. Why should you be different in the place where you are going to live? That is why we have been testing and reviewing all the pubs in Newington. As a matter of fact, we didn’t… But we would have loved to. Here is then the list of the greatest pubs of Newington

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!

Gyms in Newington

In Newington, using the public parks is not for everyone. Finding out if you are able to attend a local gym or leisure centre nearby may be a good idea if you are trying to move to the area perhaps for permanent residency.

Gym Name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
Park Plaza County Hall London 1 Addington Street, London 4.3 2624
Park Plaza Westminster Bridge London 200 Westminster Bridge Road, London 4.3 8078
CrossFit Central London 56, 57 Ewer Street, London 4.3 115
PureGym London Borough 13-16, Empire Square West, Long Lane, London 4.3 279
The Gym Group London Waterloo 195-203 Waterloo Road, Baron’s Place, London 4.3 600
The Ring Boxing Club 70 Ewer Street, London 4.3 89
Fitness4Less Southwark 23-29 Great Suffolk Street, London 4.3 259
PureGym London Waterloo 11-15 Brad Street, London 4.3 234
The Bridge 73-81 Southwark Bridge Road, London 4.3 131
Colombo Centre 34-68 Colombo Street, London 4.3 173
Adrian’s Transilvania School of Krav Maga Bankside Health Club, 110 Southwark Street, London 4.3 1
Tempo 301 H4.R8, 2 Ash Avenue, London 4.3 174
Energie Fitness Borough Unit 4 & 5a, 1 Pocock Street, London 4.3 180
LSBU Active Sports Centre 116 London Road, London 4.3 94
UN1T Southwark 251 Southwark Bridge Road, London 4.3 84
Outdoor Gym Leigh Hunt Street, London 4.3 7
South Bank Yoga Colombo Street, London 4.3 N/A
Exerceo Colombo Centre, Colombo Street, London 4.3 38
Om Shanti Yoga 81 Southwark Bridge Road, London 4.3 N/A
Park Plaza London Waterloo 6 Hercules Road, London 4.3 3528

Museums & Galleries nearby

Art helps discover an area’s culture. Galleries and museums are great weekend enjoyment and you can find where all the fun is happening by checking out the museum and galleries table for Newington below.

Museum name Name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
Imperial War Museum Lambeth Road, London 4.7 26777
The Cinema Museum 2 Dugard Way, Renfrew Road, London 4.7 342
Florence Nightingale Museum The Nightingale School, 2 Lambeth Palace Road, London 4.4 909
Bankside Gallery 48 Hopton Street, London 4.5 247
Philip Simpson Design 28A Lower Marsh, London N/A N/A
Southwark Archives 211 Borough High Street, London 4.3 45
Tate Community Garden Park Street, London 4.5 23
Kirkaldy’s Testing Works 99 Southwark Street, London 4.7 59
Photography Archive at Imperial War Museum Two Eagles House, 27 Austral Street, London 4.3 24
Houseguard Churchill, London N/A N/A
Superman Street Art 22 Cornwall Road, London 5 1
Savoy theater Cornwall Road, London N/A N/A
Blackfriars Rotunda 2 Blackfriars Road, Greater, Blackfriars, London N/A N/A
CIR Magazine 5 Maidstone Buildings Mews, Greater, London N/A N/A
Original site of the Globe Theatre Anchor Terrace, 125 Park Street, London 4.2 79
Gordon Museum of Pathology Hodgkin Building, Newcomen Street, London 4.9 18

What are the range of supermarkets like?

Finally we wouldn’t like to let you down on where to do your grocery shopping in Newington. 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 Newington.

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

In Newington, what things may you need?

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

How many hospitals, pharmacies and doctors are there in Newington?

Newington has 20 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
London Doctors Clinic Private GP Room 101, 117 Waterloo Road, London 4.3 166
Community Outpatients Unit 132-136 Metal Box Factory, 30 Great Guildford Street, London 1 13
MedicSpot Clinic Southwark 9 Upper Ground, London 4 4
Hartmut Wuebbeler 70 Borough High Street, London N/A N/A
Waterloo Health Centre 114 Lower Marsh, London 2.9 109
Cygnet Churchill 22 Barkham Terrace, London 3.5 11
Placement University Hospital, Lewisham High St, Albacore Cres, London N/A N/A
London nose Young London, London N/A N/A
Italian GP London – Il Tuo Medico Di Famiglia Italiano In UK Balppa House, 57-61 Newington Causeway, London 4.9 46
Dr Michael Webb-Peploe 57-61 Newington Causeway, London N/A N/A
Royal South London Dispensary United Kingdom N/A N/A
Maargateway 164-168 Westminster Bridge Road, London N/A N/A
3D Heart St Thomas’ Hospital, Westminster Bridge Road, London N/A N/A
Professor Eugene Oteng-Ntim | Private Maternity and Pregnancy Care London Saint Thomas’s Hospital, Westminister Maternity Suite 12th Floor, North Wing, Westminster Bridge Road, London 5 2
Guys & St Thomas Nhs Foundation Trust 200 Great Dover Street, London 3.3 3
Falmouth Road Surgery Group Practice, 78 Falmouth Road, London 3.9 304
Royal Waterloo Hospital for Children and Women United Kingdom 4.7 6
HIVE HEALTH LTD 1 Royal Street, London N/A N/A
Releaf Medical Cannabis Clinic Canterbury House, 1 Royal Street, London N/A N/A
Wooden Spoon House Community health centre, 5 Dugard Way, London N/A N/A

Post offices in the area of Newington

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 Newington 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
Southwark Bridge Post Office 136 Southwark Bridge Road, London 2.8 65
Postbox 124-132 Southwark Bridge Road, London 5 1
Royal Mail Postbox Southwark Street, London 3.7 7
Evri Parcel Shop 150 Blackfriars Road, London 0 0
Royal Mail Postbox Block B, Blackfriars Road, London 5 2
Post Box Baylis Road, London 0 0
Royal Mail Post Office 32 New Kent Road, Elephant and Castle, London 2.6 8
Westminster Bridge Road Post Office 125, 131 Westminster Bridge Road, London 2 87
Harper Road Post Office 20 Harper Road, London 4.2 91
Royal Mail Box Falcon Point Falcon Point, London 0 0

In Newington, what schools are nearby?

Having a nearby school is ideal when relocating. Below is a list of schools located within Newington

School Name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
Notre Dame Roman Catholic Girls’ School 118 Saint George’s Road, London 3 59
London Waterloo Academy 156 Blackfriars Road, London 4.4 75
St Joseph’s Catholic Primary School, The Borough Little Dorrit Court, Redcross Way, London 4.8 13
Friars Primary School Webber Street, London 5 2
Oasis Academy Johanna Johanna Street, Lower Marsh, London 3.6 18
DLD College London 199 Westminster Bridge Road, London 3.6 26
St George’s Cathedral Catholic Primary School 33 Westminster Bridge Road, London 4.8 13
Chinese-Zone Language Training The Proclamation Trust, Borough High Street, London N/A N/A
Confucius Institute for TCM, London South Bank University Caxton House, 13-16 Borough Road, London 5 2
School Explained 6 Saint George’s Circus, London N/A N/A
ONCAMPUS London South Bank 3rd Floor The Clarence Centre, 6 Saint George’s Circus, London 5 2
Chemical and Energy Engineering Faraday Wing, London South Bank University, Keyworth Street, London 5 1
Trombone and Theory Tutor 99A Westminster Bridge Road, London N/A N/A
MyFamily 7-11 Lavington Street, London N/A N/A
Oasis Academy South Bank 75 Westminster Bridge Road, London 3.2 42
China Unbound 32 Blackfriars Road, London 5 55
The European project STARS 59 ½, Southwark Street, London N/A N/A
King’s College London Mathematics School Lambeth Towers, 80 Kennington Road, London 4.8 20
Coin Street Neighbourhood Centre 108 Stamford Street, London 4.2 16
Southwark Constuction Apprenticeships Elephant Road, London N/A N/A

Tube & Train stations within the region of Newington

Train and tube stations in Newington 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
Waterloo Waterloo Road, London 4.3 3026
Waterloo East Sandell Street, London 4.2 152
Elephant & Castle Elephant Road, London 3.7 120
Southwark 68-70 Blackfriars Road, London 4.3 160
Lambeth North Underground Ltd, Lambeth North Station, 110 Westminster Bridge Road, London 4.1 107
Elephant & Castle London Road, Elephant and Castle, London 3.9 300
Borough Borough High Street, London 4.3 104
Waterloo York Road, London 4.3 482

What to do in the area of Newington

Newington is vibrant with life, activities and to find out what to do in your area we recommend you to have a look at websites like Timeout. Timeout updates on a weekly basis things to do in Newington. To simplify you the task of finding the page here is the link to see the upcoming events in Newington. Also having a clear view of what is available in Newington and where is a great way to project yourself within this new area. This is why we created the following map where we gathered all the information you will find in this article.

Other nearby neighbourhoods

You are not 100% sure that you want to move in Newington? Check out our other guides about some nearby areas. You might find your next neighbourhood. The following tables shows the nearby areas within a 3.5km radius.

Neighbourhood name Link to our guide
Camberwell See the guide here
Stockwell See the guide here
Southampton Way Estate See the guide here
South Lambeth See the guide here
Vauxhall See the guide here
Vauxhall See the guide here
Vauxhall See the guide here
Vauxhall See the guide here
Portland Street See the guide here
Walworth See the guide here
Kennington See the guide here
Pimlico See the guide here
Bermondsey See the guide here
Victoria Station See the guide here
Victoria St See the guide here
Belgravia See the guide here
Buckingham Palace See the guide here
Southwark See the guide here
South Bank See the guide here
Wapping See the guide here
Whitehall See the guide here
St. James’s See the guide here
Horton See the guide here
Moorfields Eye Hospital See the guide here
Tower of London See the guide here
Bankside See the guide here
Charing Cross See the guide here
Royal Academy See the guide here
Tower Hill See the guide here
Monument See the guide here
Billingsgate See the guide here
Leicester Square See the guide here
Temple See the guide here
Mayfair (south) See the guide here
Mayfair (north) See the guide here
Covent Garden See the guide here
Portsoken See the guide here
Chinatown See the guide here
Blackfriars See the guide here
Cannon Street See the guide here
Lombard Street See the guide here
Regent Street See the guide here
Aldwych See the guide here
Aldgate See the guide here
Soho (south east) See the guide here
Soho (north west) See the guide here
Royal Exchange See the guide here
St Paul’s See the guide here
Hanover Square See the guide here
Bank of England See the guide here
Brompton See the guide here
Whitechapel See the guide here
Soho Square See the guide here
Fetter Lane See the guide here
Bishopsgate See the guide here
New Oxford Street See the guide here
Liverpool Street See the guide here
St Bartholomew’s Hospital See the guide here
High Holborn See the guide here
Broadgate See the guide here
Barbican See the guide here
Spitalfields See the guide here
Great Portland Street See the guide here
Hatton Garden See the guide here
Finsbury See the guide here
Finsbury (west) See the guide here
Chenies See the guide here
Fitzrovia See the guide here
Farringdon See the guide here
Great Ormond Street Hospital See the guide here
Bloomsbury See the guide here
Shoreditch See the guide here
Bunhill Fields See the guide here
University College London See the guide here
St Luke’s See the guide here
Finsbury Estate See the guide here
St Pancras See the guide here
Clerkenwell See the guide here
Camberwell See the guide here
Stockwell See the guide here
Southampton Way Estate See the guide here
South Lambeth See the guide here
Vauxhall See the guide here
Vauxhall See the guide here
Vauxhall See the guide here
Vauxhall See the guide here
Portland Street See the guide here
Walworth See the guide here
Kennington See the guide here
Pimlico See the guide here
Bermondsey See the guide here
Victoria Station See the guide here
Victoria St See the guide here
Belgravia See the guide here
Buckingham Palace See the guide here
Southwark See the guide here
South Bank See the guide here

Looking for something more precise? Have a look at our analysis on the property market at the postcode level

Postcode area Link to our property price guide
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What do you think about Newington?

It would be great to hear what you think about Newington. Especially if you live there or have lived there in the past. Your opinion could really help as other people moving in could read this article and I’d also helps us understand you. So, we’d love your opinion of Newington below. Please leave some feedback if you have a moment

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