A local guide to move in North Woolwich

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Wikipedia gives us the quick following overview of the area: “ North Woolwich is an area in the London Borough of Newham in East London, England, on the northern bank of the River Thames, across the river from Woolwich. It is connected to Woolwich by the Woolwich Ferry and Woolwich foot tunnel. “

The things you might need in North Woolwich

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

Are there many post offices in the region of North Woolwich?

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 North Woolwich 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
Pier Parade Post Office 17 Pier Road, London 2.9 37
Pier Road Post Box 27 Pier Road, Victoria Dock Road, London 0 0
Postbox 11 Fishguard Way, London 0 0
Postbox The Helm, 4 Basin Approach, London 5 1
Post Box Powis Street, London 0 0

What schools are nearby in North Woolwich?

Having a school near the place you live is a great feature of the property you are about to move in. Please find below a list of the schools within the area of North Woolwich.

School Name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
NurtureVille Nursery Pier Training, 13 Pier Road, London 4.1 7
New Directions & Phoenix Pupil Referral Units The Storey Centre, Woodman Street, London 2.5 2
LEYF – Children’s Garden Nursery & Pre-School UEL, 4, 6 University Way, London 3 12
Beckton Bunnies 19 Collier Close, London 4.5 8
John F Kennedy Special School – North Woolwich Campus 68A Winifred Street, London 1 1
Learning in Harmony Trust 68A Winifred Street, London N/A N/A
cloud smart school Knowledge Dock, Business centre, 4 University Way, London N/A N/A
West Building West Building, University Way, London N/A N/A
East Building University Way, London N/A N/A
AVA Building 4-6 University Way, London N/A N/A
The Under 5 Project St. Mary, Magdalene Crescent, London N/A N/A

How many hospitals, pharmacies and doctors are there in North Woolwich?

North Woolwich 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
Kennard Street Health Centre 74 Albert Road, London 3 1
My Primary Care Dental Practice, 145A Albert Road, London N/A N/A
Valentine Health Partnership 25 John Wilson Street, London 2.6 40

Tube & Train stations in and around North Woolwich

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


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

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

Museums & Galleries in the area

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 North Woolwich 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


Being Londoners ourselves, at Cozee, we hold a strong bond with our regular visits to the local pub every week. Why should your experience be any different in your new home? That’s why we’ve thoroughly tested and reviewed all the pubs in North Woolwich. While we didn’t get the chance to personally visit each one, we certainly wish we could have. Here’s the curated list of the finest pubs in North Woolwich.

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!

Supermarkets in North Woolwich

Out of all the other services in North Woolwich, supermarkets are arguably some of the most important. Take a look at the table below that tells you where the nearest supermarkets are so you can do your shppping conveniently. It would be a shame to move somewhere new and not realise some of your favourite stores aren’t nearby in North Woolwich.

Supermarket/Grocery store name Name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
Asda Isle of Dogs Superstore 151 East Ferry Road, London 3.3 1103
M&S Simply Food 45 Bank Street, London 4 202
Waitrose & Partners 16-19 Canada Square, London 4.4 1672
Tesco Express Westward Parade, London 3.2 90
Tesco Express South Quay Plaza, London 3.2 71
Tesco Express 571 Manchester Road, London 3 62
Tesco Express Landmark tower, Westferry Road, London 2.5 110
Tesco Express 41 Millharbour, London 2.6 111
Westferry Metro Windmill House, 146 Westferry Road, London 3.8 147
YOHOME Oriental Lifestyle/有家 超市 35 Millharbour, London 4.3 53
La Nina Caffe’ & Mercato Unit 27 Skylines Village, Marsh Wall, London 4.9 156
Tian Tian Market 48 Lanterns Way, London 4.4 881
Amazon Fresh 4 Water Street, Wood Wharf, London 4.5 679
Premier 176 Westferry Road, London 3.5 71
Westferry Supermarket 3 The Quarterdeck, London 4 8
FODAL Supermarket 食全超市 156 Westferry Road, London 3.9 224
Tian Tian Market 天天超市 – Canary Wharf 16-17 Canada Square, London 4.1 283

Gyms in North Woolwich

More at-home work means more gym-goers. Major chains make staying active in North Woolwich easy.

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 North Woolwich, is there a lot of green space?

One of London’s greatest features are the large green spaces that cover the surface of the city. Check below if North Woolwich is a good fit for you. Be it for a simple walk or for a casual summer picnic.

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 the restaurants in North Woolwich any good?

North Woolwich 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 North Woolwich.

Restaurant Name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
Café Spice Namasté 1-2 Lower Dock Walk, London 4.3 576
TJ’s 11 Pier Road, London 4.3 50
Pizza Inn Woolwich 110 Woolwich High Street, London 4.3 96
Pier Masala 9 Pier Road, London 4.3 127
Chicken Klub 5 Pier Road, London 4.3 52
First Choice Cafe And Restaurant 51 Hare Street, London 4.3 463
Pizza Hot 4 You Woolwich 54 Hare Street, London 4.3 118
Happy House 9 Parsons Road, London 4.3 86
Palm Beach 121 Woolwich High Street, London 4.3 43
Premier Inn London Woolwich (Royal Arsenal) hotel 91 Beresford Street, London 4.3 916
London Woolwich Beefeater Beresford Street, London 4.3 880
Creams Cafe Woolwich 127 Powis Street, London 4.3 375
Galyons Bar & Kitchen Gallions Hotel, Albert Basin Way, London 4.3 639
King’s Takeaway 27 Pier Road, Victoria Dock Road, London 4.3 139
Wumi’s African Takeaway North Woolwich, 3 pier parade 4.3 4
Racma’s Kitchen 41 Albert Walk, London 4.3 96
Maxican Grill 5 Pier Road, London 4.3 N/A
The Indian Plate 5 Pier Road, London 4.3 N/A
LCY Hotel Takeaway 74 Albert Road, London 4.3 17
London City Airport Hotel 74 Albert Road, London 4.3 323

Is the local life vibrant in North Woolwich

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

Other areas 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
Plumstead See the guide here
Woolwich See the guide here
Charlton See the guide here
Silvertown See the guide here
Thamesmead See the guide here
Custom House See the guide here
Beckton See the guide here
Plumstead See the guide here
Woolwich See the guide here
Charlton See the guide here
Silvertown See the guide here
Thamesmead See the guide here
Custom House See the guide here
Beckton See the guide here

Looking for a detailed analysis of the property market? Check out our analysis at a postcode level here.

Postcode area Link to our property price guide
E16 See our property price guide for E16
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We value your opinion about the area of North Woolwich

It would be great to hear what you think about North Woolwich. 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 North Woolwich below. Please leave some feedback if you have a moment

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