A local guide to move in Woolwich

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What type of amenities may you need in Woolwich?

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

What schools are in the area of 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 Woolwich.

School Name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
Mulgrave Primary School Mulgrave School, 58 Rectory Place, London 3.4 14
Nightingale Primary School 7 Bloomfield Road, London 4.2 13
Royal Borough of Greenwich Virtual School 35 Wellington Street, London N/A N/A
Bathway Theatre, University of Greenwich Greenwich Town Hall, Bathway, London 5 2
EduBase – Right Choice Project 1-4 Beresford Street, London 3.7 3
Margaret Bondfield Nursery 77 Raglan Road, London 5 1
Kumon Maths & English Glyndon Community Centre, 75 Raglan Road, London 4.9 39
Gatehouse Under 4’s Project Frances Street, London 4 1
Childrens Entertainer Mickey Minnie Spiderman Mascots Balloon Modeller Clown Sarah Turnbull House, 43 Brewhouse Road, London 3.7 3
Victory Day Nursery 69 Plumstead Common Road, London 5 1
St Margaret’s Church of England Primary School, Woolwich 1B Saint Margarets Grove, London 4.3 11
Foxfield Primary School Sandbach Place, London 4.1 33
St Peter’s Primary School, Woolwich 42 Crescent Road, London 4.3 10
St Mary Magdalene Primary School Campus, Woolwich, 275 Kingsman Street, London 4.8 8
Bear Hugs Day Nursery Sandy Hill 110 Sandy Hill Road, London 5 3
Touchstone Educational Solutions thames house, 3 Wellington Street, London 2.3 3
Star Day Nursery Woolwich 20-26 Polytechnic Street, London 4 4
Tiny Wonders Nursery Walpole Place, Brookhill Road, London 3.7 3
Shining Stars Nursery New Testament Church of God – Woolwich, Anglesea Road, London N/A N/A
Woolwich French Center 51 Powis Street, London N/A N/A

Tube & Train stations nearby Woolwich

Most prefer transit within a 10-15 minute walk and if there aren’t public connections nearby then this could be something that takes down the price of property or can even deter people from moving in to Woolwich entirely. Here is a table below so you can see where these connections are for yourself.

Train or tube station name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
Woolwich London 4.2 259
Woolwich Dockyard United Kingdom 3.9 34

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

Woolwich has 2 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
Medicspot Clinic Woolwich 10 Woolwich New Road, London 3.3 3
Valentine Health Partnership 25 John Wilson Street, London 2.6 40

Are there many post offices in the region of Woolwich?

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

Post Office Name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
Woolwich Post Office 68-72 Powis Street, London 1.7 258
Post Box Powis Street, London 0 0
Kingsman Parade Sub Post Office 6 Kingsman Street, London 4.8 23
Brewery Road Post Office 2 Brewery Road, London 2.8 56
Herbert Road Sub Post Office 16 Herbert Road, London 4.6 173

How’s the local life around Woolwich

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

Things we love about Woolwich

Woolwich has a distinct culture and atmosphere. At Cozee we looked at features that define the area’s vibe like food, nightlife, green space, and more. Whether you love to eat or you love to take part in the night life of a city, Woolwich has something for your tastes. Explore spots below to get a feel for life here.

Pubs in the region

As Londoners, we love our local pubs. Woolwich has great ones to become your new regular spot. Consider these if visiting or moving to the area of 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!

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 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

Gyms and leisure centre in the area of Woolwich

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, Woolwich 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

Restaurants in the area

Woolwich has a range of different places to eat. From Chinese, Indian or Italian ones, your area is vibrant with life and if you are a foodie you will surely find what you are looking for here.

Restaurant Name Address Average Rating Number of ratings
Nando’s Woolwich 50 Powis Street, London 4.3 1399
Sam’s Chicken 9 Plumstead Road, London 4.3 343
Pizza Inn Woolwich 110 Woolwich High Street, London 4.3 96
The Coffee Lounge Equitable House, 29 Greens End, London 4.3 515
Subway Woolwich, London 4.3 132
China City UNIT 1, EQUITABLE HOUSE, 10 Woolwich New Road, London 4.3 320
Happy House 9 Parsons Road, London 4.3 86
Urban Ice Desserts 67 Woolwich New Road, London 4.3 420
The Great Harry – JD Wetherspoon 7-9 Wellington Street, London 4.3 2126
Fine Curry thames house, 3 Wellington Street, London 4.3 5
Tesco Cafe Grand Depot Road, London 4.3 56
Viet Baguette (Pho & Grill) 17 Anglesea Road, London 4.3 658
Woolwich Equitable General, Gordon Place, London 4.3 577
Station Kebab House 16 Vincent Road, London 4.3 186
Tasty African Food 34 Thomas Street, London 4.3 271
Double five star fish and chip shop 5 Beresford Square, London 4.3 60
London Woolwich Beefeater Beresford Street, London 4.3 880
Premier Inn London Woolwich (Royal Arsenal) hotel 91 Beresford Street, London 4.3 916
Creams Cafe Woolwich 127 Powis Street, London 4.3 375
Pizza Hot 4 You Woolwich 54 Hare Street, London 4.3 118

Supermarkets in Woolwich

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

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 Woolwich, is there a lot of green space?

One of London’s best features is its many green spaces. See if Woolwich offers space for strolls or picnics.

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

Other nearby areas

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
Westcombe Park See the guide here
Plumstead See the guide here
Charlton See the guide here
North Woolwich See the guide here
Silvertown See the guide here
Thamesmead See the guide here
Beckton See the guide here
Westcombe Park See the guide here
Plumstead See the guide here
Charlton See the guide here
North Woolwich See the guide here
Silvertown See the guide here
Thamesmead 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.

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Tell us what you think of Woolwich

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