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Greenwich

London SE10, England
+44 870 608 2000
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Set on the south bank of the Thames, approximately five miles from central London, this city borough is rich in maritime history and features the Royal Naval College, National Maritime Museum and the Old Royal Observatory, which was built by Sir Christopher Wren for King Charles II.
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  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
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“maritime museum” (426 reviews)
“cutty sark” (916 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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London SE10, England
Greenwich
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Greenwich is my favourite corner ... I love the relaxed vibe.. sweet terraced house and beautiful views to the river .. please visit .. you won’t be disappointed

Thank ProudMrs
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Reviewed yesterday

From the foremost datum point at the Royal Observatory to a magnificent view of the Docklands financial district over the river (and The City in the distance), through to lovely formal and informal gardens, a bandstand in regular use, to weekend fun runs, a cricket...More

Thank Graham E
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Great area to spend some time in! I walked from Isle of Dogs thru the footpath under the Thames (a must do!) and there was the Cutty Sark! There was a festival going on with music and food booths. Lots of people out on a...More

Thank lucycan
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Reviewed 1 week ago

So, the time zone at '0'. This is a symbolic timeline zone, and also a small community. It has good shops and cafes, and of course, pubs all around. It is worth walking around the park and streets. We took the boat River Red from...More

Thank mabrondani
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Reviewed 1 week ago

awesome view from the top of the GMT but careful, lots to walk!!!b in sneakers! :P the place is really breathtaking, recommend to go again :) the planetarium is really well shown, very well explained and the hall itself is soooooo excellent, nice staff :)

Thank xxangel1
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Straddled the Greenwich Meridian at the royal observatory after walking up a steep hill that led to truly wonderful views of London including the Gherkin and the Shard. The Greenwich Royal park was green and lush. A lovely place for a picnic or to rest...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Very nice place with lovely Greenwich park. Lot of things to do and see also from the rivera boating or the Emirates cable cars lovely views.

Thank just76na
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Greenwich by Thames is nice plan to spend evenings. One can walk around the tall buildings and visit the Royal Observatory Greenwich. Greenwich market is also a traditional local area to visit.

Thank Karthik R
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have visited here a number of times and there is always something new. This time there was a food market and the different aromas assailed your senses, it was difficult not to try something from every stall but we had already had lunch in...More

Thank stephenmortlock
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Recently, my husband and I visited Greenwich prior to taking a Viking cruise, and were so glad we arrived a few days early to enjoy this wonderful part of London. Clean, easy to walk, lots of green space and a glorious park, some stellar local...More

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Greenwich
Greenwich Mean Time starts here, so to speak, as the
very concept of global time was established at Royal
Observatory, just one of several buildings of
architectural interest in Greenwich. Indeed, the whole
of Greenwich's historic town center, its Royal Park
and a number of related buildings (and one world
famous ship, the Cutty Sark) make up the UNESCO World
Heritage site known as Maritime Greenwich. Today a
...More
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PegPasadena_Cs_
20 July 2018|
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Response from Roger97544 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, well I actually was born & bred in London, but if you want to stay in Greenwich, there are a couple of Hotels on the Greenwich Peninsula. I believe 1 is a Holiday Inn. Hope this helps & I hope you enjoy your stay.
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waltahnow
17 July 2018|
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Response from Paul B | Reviewed this property |
You could get the bus to the North Greenwich Penninsula Train Stn and then get the Jubilee Line through to Green Park then change platforms at Green Park to Heathrow.
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waltahnow
17 July 2018|
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Response from Mehboob K | Reviewed this property |
Which airport?
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