A local guide to move in Surbiton

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Typical London houses

Wikipedia gives us the quick following overview of the area: “ Surbiton is a suburban neighbourhood in South West London, within the Royal Borough of Kingston upon Thames (RBK). It is next to the River Thames, 11 miles (18 km) southwest of Charing Cross. Surbiton was in the historic county of Surrey and since 1965 it has been in Greater London. Surbiton comprises four of the RBK’s wards: Alexandra, Berrylands, St. Mark’s, and Surbiton Hill. “

What type of amenities may you need in Surbiton?

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

In Surbiton, what schools are nearby?

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

School Name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
Surbiton High School 13 – 15 Surbiton Crescent, Kingston upon Thames 4.9 8
Nuffield Health Surbiton Fitness & Wellbeing Gym Simpson Way, Long Ditton, Surbiton 3.4 111
Surbiton Hill Nursery School – Formerly “Surbiton Childrens Centre Nursery” Middle Green Close, Alpha Road, Surbiton 5 4
Alexander and Piano Keyboard Classes with Grace Chan Saint James’ Road, Surbiton N/A N/A
John Nye, Native American Style Flute Player 14 Maple House, Maple Road, Surbiton N/A N/A
Lime Tree Primary South Bank Terrace, Surbiton 4.4 7
Kumon Maths & English Hill Methodist Church, 39 Ewell Road, Surbiton 4.9 24
Hollyfield School Surbiton Hill Road, Surbiton 2.6 25
Oasis Pre-School Hill Methodist Church, 39 Ewell Road, Surbiton N/A N/A
Aspire Day Nursery 1A Howard Road, Surbiton 5 2
Learn Tree After School Enrichment Langley Road, Surbiton 5 1
Kingston Music School (Singing Violin Viola Piano & Guitar Lessons) 16 Balaclava Road, Surbiton 4.7 12
Nuffy Bear Day Nursery Fitness & Wellbeing Gym, Simpson Way, Surbiton 3 4
St Andrew’s and St Mark’s C of E Junior School Maple Road, Surbiton 3.7 3
Surbiton High Boys’ Pre-Preparatory School Charles Burney House, 143 Maple Road, Surbiton 3.7 3
Dicky Birds Day Nursery and Preschool in Surbition (Maple Road) Claremont Hall, Maple Road, Surbiton 2.3 3
Maple Infants’ and Nursery School Maple Road, Surbiton 4.3 3
St Matthew’s Primary School, Surbiton Langley Road, Surbiton 4.4 15
Dysart School 190 Ewell Road, Surbiton 5 3
Surbiton High Girls’ Preparatory School 95-97 Surbiton Road, Kingston upon Thames 4 3

Health amenities that are in Surbiton

Surbiton has 4 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
Life Line Screening 138 Maple Road, Surbiton N/A N/A
Claremont Medical Centre 2 Glenbuck Road, Surbiton 3.4 88
Surbiton Health Centre Ewell Road, Surbiton 3.7 64
Aesculus Clinic INDIGO MEDICAL CLINIC, 126-130 Ewell Road, Surbiton 5 8

Are there many post offices in the region of Surbiton?

Nearby post offices make sending and getting packages a breeze. Post office branches in Surbiton provide services like money orders and postal insurance alongside mail services. You can take a look for yourself to see where they are located below.

Post Office Name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
Surbiton Post Office 2-3 Victoria Road, Surbiton 2.1 120
Post Box 79A Maple Road, Surbiton 5 1
Royal Mail Parcel Postbox 37 Victoria Road, Surbiton 0 0
Post Box 8 Saint Andrew’s Square, Surbiton 0 0
Post Box 1 Walpole Road, Surbiton 0 0
Post Box 3 Balaclava Road, Surbiton 0 0
Post Box 11 Corkran Road, Surbiton 0 0
Post Box 1 Manor Crescent, Surbiton 0 0

Tube & Train stations in and around Surbiton

We assembled the train and tube stations of Surbiton 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
Surbiton Victoria Road, Surbiton 4 162

Things that make us love Surbiton

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


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 Surbiton. 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 Surbiton.

Pub name Name Address Description
Dittons & Hinchleywood Royal British Legion Club Betts Way Long Ditton KT6 5HS
Long Ditton Cricket Club Stokes Field, Betts Way Long Ditton KT6 5HT
Plough & Harrow 64, Ditton Hill Road Long Ditton KT6 5JD This 1930s former Hodgson’s house, built on the site of an older pub, has recently been renovated and restored the original name of Plough and Harrow (formerly the George Evelyn). Majors on food, with both a restaurant and bar meals. The enclosed garden area has picnic benches for outside dining, parking is at the front with EV charging and bike racks.

What supermarkets are there?

Grocery shopping is another important activity you will do if you move into the area of Surbiton. 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
Sainsbury’s Local 57-59 Honor Oak Park, London 3.1 36
Jay’s Budgens 400-406 Brockley Road, London 4.4 394
Premier 2a Ewhurst Road, London N/A N/A
Eat Happy Jay’s Budgens, 400-406, 400-406 Brockley Road, London N/A N/A
Brockley Supermarket 94 Brockley Rise, London 3.8 19
Concard Supermarket 60 Brockley Rise, London 3.8 18
Honor Oak Supermarket 66 Honor Oak Park, London 2.2 10

Parks and green spaces in Surbiton

One of London’s best features is the large array of public parks and green spaces. See if Surbiton 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

Gyms and leisure centre in the area of Surbiton

As remote work becomes more prevalent, there’s a corresponding rise in gym attendance to maintain fitness. With options like David Lloyd, TheGym, and others, Surbiton could be instrumental in helping you stay in shape – a valuable amenity in close proximity.

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

Galleries and Museums

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 Surbiton, 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.

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

The types of restaurants

The below table gives you a good idea of what kind of options there are for eating out. In Surbiton, 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
The French Table 85 Maple Road, Surbiton 4.3 684
Papa Johns Pizza 18 Victoria Road, Surbiton 4.3 144
Positano 165 Ewell Road, Surbiton 4.3 264
East India Restaurant, Surbiton 1 Brighton Road, Surbiton 4.3 196
Naturally Chinese Restaurant 59-63 Brighton Road, Surbiton 4.3 476
Waggon & Horses Surbiton 1 Surbiton Hill Road, Surbiton 4.3 477
Harts Boatyard Surbiton Portsmouth Road, Surbiton 4.3 2236
The Grove 9 Grove Road, Surbiton 4.3 1406
Chicken World (Kingston) 70 Surbiton Road, Kingston upon Thames 4.3 94
Pickled Pantry 7 Saint Mark’s Hill, Surbiton 4.3 364
Bubbles Shisha Cafe 60 Surbiton Road, Kingston upon Thames 4.3 311
Masaniello Café Pizzeria 115 Ewell Road, Surbiton 4.3 439
New Kwun Sing 15 Berrylands Road, Surbiton 4.3 98
The Press Room 5 Claremont Road, London, Surbiton 4.3 425
Thai Secret 110 Ewell Road, Surbiton 4.3 151
Chicken Land 3 Brighton Road, Surbiton 4.3 109
Nawab to go 133 Ewell Road, Surbiton 4.3 38
Seashore Fish Kitchen 3, Central Parade, Surbiton 4.3 282
The Kebab Guyz 66 Surbiton Road, Kingston upon Thames 4.3 85
Italian Taste 48 Surbiton Road, Kingston upon Thames 4.3 193

What to do in the area of Surbiton

Surbiton is full of life and things to do. We suggest looking at Timeout for their weekly Surbiton event listings to find local activities. Here’s a convenient link to see their upcoming happenings. Having a good grasp of what’s in Surbiton and where helps get situated when moving. Our map compiles property price points and other details from this article to outline what’s available in Surbiton.

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You are not 100% sure that you want to move in Surbiton? 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
Chessington See the guide here
Hook See the guide here
Tolworth See the guide here
Long Ditton See the guide here
Weston Green See the guide here
Thames Ditton See the guide here
Berrylands See the guide here
New Malden See the guide here
Kingston upon Thames See the guide here
Norbiton See the guide here
Hampton Wick See the guide here
Chessington See the guide here
Hook See the guide here
Tolworth See the guide here
Long Ditton See the guide here
Weston Green See the guide here
Thames Ditton See the guide here
Berrylands See the guide here
New Malden See the guide here
Kingston upon Thames See the guide here
Norbiton See the guide here
Hampton Wick 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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