Is West Molesey made for you? Our guide of the area

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Wikipedia gives us the quick following overview of the area: “ Molesey is a suburban district comprising two villages, East Molesey and West Molesey, in the Borough of Elmbridge, Surrey, England, and is situated on the south bank of the River Thames. “

What to do in West Molesey

West Molesey 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 West Molesey. To simplify you the task of finding the page here is the link to see the upcoming events in West Molesey. Also having a clear view of what is available in West Molesey 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.

In West Molesey, what things may you need?

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

Are there many post offices in the region of West Molesey?

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
Walton Road Post Office 140 Walton Road, East Molesey 3.9 12
East and West Molesey Delivery Office Delivery Office, Royal Mail East, 468 Walton Road, West Molesey 2.5 38

Tube & Train stations nearby the area of West Molesey

Train and tube stations in West Molesey 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
Hampton Court Hampton Court Way, East Molesey 4.5 50

Medical institutions in West Molesey

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.


What schools are in the area of West Molesey?

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

School Name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
The Hurst Pool Molesey Hurst Recreation Ground, Dunstall Way, East Molesey 4.2 222
The Rock & Pop Challoners Close, East Molesey N/A N/A
Flying Start Preschool 193 Walton Road, Molesey, West Molesey N/A N/A
Swim Acceleration School Pavilion Club, Hurst Lane 5 25
Ashley Griggs 389 Walton Road, West Molesey, Surrey N/A N/A
Home From Home Children’s Day Care 412 Walton Road, West Molesey 4.5 8
St Lawrence C Of E Aided Junior School Church Road, Molesey, East Molesey 2.8 4
St Alban’s Catholic Primary School Beauchamp Road, Molesey, East Molesey 5 2
The Orchard School Bridge Road, East Molesey N/A N/A
Children’s Workshop Manor Road, East Molesey 4.8 11
シュルズベリーハウス スクール Molesey N/A N/A
Little Heroes Nursery – East Molesey 160C Walton Road, East Molesey 5 4
Sapphires Nursery School St Mary’s Church Hall, Saint Mary’s Road, East Molesey 5 13
XavTheSwimTeacher Hurst Lane, East Molesey 5 47
MackenzieSwimTeaching Hurst Lane, East Molesey 5 3
Little Crickets Day Nursery Molesey, East Molesey N/A N/A
The Butterfly Patch The Old Post Office, 70 Bridge Road, East Molesey N/A N/A
Classical & Jazz Piano Teacher Molesey, East Molesey N/A N/A
Kateys Nursery & Pre-School Hampton Court – Ofsted Outstanding In All Areas 35-37, Creek Road, East Molesey 5 15
Морен 9 Orchard Lane, East Molesey N/A N/A

Things that make us love West Molesey

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

What type of green space is there in West Molesey?

One of London’s best assets is its green spaces. See if West Molesey 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

Museums & Galleries

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 West Molesey below.

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

Gyms in West Molesey

More at-home work means more gym-goers. Major chains make staying active in West Molesey 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

What kind of restaurants are there?

West Molesey 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
Subway Ground Floor, 87 Walton Road, Molesey, East Molesey 4.3 79
Superfish 90 Walton Road, East Molesey 4.3 240
The Prince Of Wales 23 Bridge Road, East Molesey 4.3 930
Pizza Pure & Peri Peri 288 Walton Road, Molesey, West Molesey 4.3 93
Lee Fung 100 Walton Road, East Molesey 4.3 84
Morleys Fried Chicken East Molesey 124 Walton Road, East Molesey 4.3 104
Thai 2 Go 288 Walton Road, Molesey, West Molesey 4.3 13
Casa Mia 55 Bridge Road, East Molesey 4.3 245
Mada Deli 11-13 Bridge Road, East Molesey 4.3 449
Carp & Trout 4 Hampton Court Way, Parade, East Molesey 4.3 151
Five At The Bridge 5 Bridge Road, East Molesey 4.3 189
Olive and basil pizzeria 1 Hampton Court Parade, East Molesey 4.3 101
DISH 3 Bridge Road, East Molesey 4.3 329
Le Petit Nantais 41 Bridge Road, Hampton Court Way, East Molesey 4.3 200
Zizzi – Hampton Court 1 Bridge Road, East Molesey 4.3 777
New Anarkali Indian Restaurant & Takeaway in East Molesey 158-160 Walton Road, East Molesey 4.3 161
Regent Garden 146-148 Walton Road, East Molesey 4.3 75
Bell 4 Bell Road, East Molesey 4.3 563
Siam Paragon 17 Bridge Road, East Molesey 4.3 215
The Poyntz Arms Pub & Kitchen 85 Walton Road, East Molesey 4.3 191

Public houses of West Molesey

As Londoners, we cherish our local pubs. West Molesey 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
Albion 34-36 Bridge Road East Molesey KT8 9HA Open-plan pub, about 400 years old which with its low ceilings and unusual lighting creates a cosy drawing room atmosphere, especially on cold winters evenings. Central bar with comfortable seating in separate drinking/eating areas. Jacobean flavour to architecture throughout. Weds quiz nights, plus live music certain Friday or Saturday evenings. There is an interesting bottled beer list with beers such as Duchesse de Bourgogne, St Stefanus Blond and Maisel’s Weisse and bottled ciders from Sandfords. The pub is a short walk from Hampton Court Palace and the River Thames.
Bell 4 Bell Road East Molesey KT8 0SS This historic coaching Inn, known locally as the Crooked House, is claimed to date from 1460, although the building itself is 16th century with later additions. It was at one time East Molesey’s first post office. The 18th century highwayman Claude Duvalier hid from the Bow Street Runners here. The naval officer atop the weathervane looking through his spyglass for customers, originally stood on the parish church looking for the congregation. Full of nooks and crannies, suitable for romantic liaisons. The large garden has a children’s play area in it. Stone and wood floors, walls decorated with old photos of the area. Three TV screens for sports. Quiz night Tue. Occasional live music. The changing beers include at least one local one. Accredited for beer quality during 2022.
East Molesey Cricket Club The Memorial Cricket Ground, Graburn Way East Molesey KT8 9AL
Europa 171 Walton Road East Molesey KT8 0DX Friendly local with three bars and play area in garden for children. The public bar is traditional in style with a good atmosphere. There is also a quiet snug, called the Cabin that features photographic memories of Hurst Park racecourse, which closed in 1962, and a comfortable lounge. The pub attracts all age groups. Sky and BT sports shown on 4 screens. One end of the building announces it as ‘Europa Stop’. Europa was a Phoenician princess.
Imber Court Sports Club Ember Lane East Molesey KT8 0BT Founded as a sports club for members of the Metropolitan Police, the club is now open for all to join. Real Ale is in the Ember Bar.
Molesey Royal British Legion Club St Andrews Hall, 4 St Marys Road East Molesey KT8 0ST Members sign guests in. All welcome.
Mute Swan 3 Palace Gate, Hampton Court Rd EAST MOLESEY KT8 9BN Previously a Blubeckers restaurant it has since had a complete makeover and reopened under its new name in 2014 and now a popular and friendly Brunning and Price Free House opposite the palace gates that draws locals and tourists alike. The main feature as you enter is the wrought iron spiral staircase to the restaurant area (also accessible via normal stairs). Food is also served downstairs with a comprehensive food menu available, bar snacks listed on a chalk board. Cask beers change frequently and there is an extensive range of wine, whisky, rum and gin. Walls are covered with old pictures and the wood floor is partially covered with rugs under the tables. A real log fire in the bar area is lit during colder months. Outside tables are provided including a side semi-covered courtyard. There are no distracting TV screens to spoil the pub atmosphere. Due to the physical limitations of the building, they cannot accommodate prams or have wheelchair accessible facilities.
Poyntz Arms Walton Road East Molesey KT8 0DP A warm friendly community pub, centrally located in East Molesey village. The pub is open plan and spacious and outside there is a sun-trap courtyard with covered areas. Tapas style meals are available Wednesdays to Saturdays and roasts on Sundays. Live music is held on Fridays and Saturdays and an open mic night on alternate Wednesdays. Sky and BT sports are shown on two large screens and there is also a free juke box.
Prince of Wales 23, Bridge Road East Molesey KT8 9EU Convenient for Hampton Court Palace and station, ideal if your train gets cancelled. The interior is a contemporary style with exposed brick walls & an interesting mixture of old and new. The pub has two outdoor spaces, a terrace to the front and a large beer garden to the rear. There is a dining area opposite the bar on the left-hand side as you head towards the garden. Food plays an important part with an A La Carte menu during lunch & dinner plus an additional bar snacks menu. They also serve a full Sunday roast. Part of Greene King’s Metropolitan estate with guest beers mainly sourced locally. Occasional live music as advertised on social media. Quiz night Mondays.
Six restaurant & bar / Kings Arms Hotel 2 Lion Gate, Hampton Court Road East Molesey KT8 9DD This elegant Georgian 14 bed hotel, restaurant and bar is situated in the perimeter wall of Hampton Court Palace, and backs onto the maze, next to Lions Gate. Opposite is Bushy Park, famous for its Diana fountain and deer. This attractive, classic building has symmetrical bay windows and a robust portico. The distinctive stone frontage can be dated back to 1658. See website:

Where can you buy groceries in the area

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 West Molesey, 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

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Weston Green See the guide here
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Hampton See the guide here
Hampton Wick See the guide here
Teddington See the guide here
Weston Green See the guide here
Thames Ditton See the guide here
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Hampton See the guide here
Hampton Wick See the guide here
Teddington See the guide here

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