Knightsbridge is an exclusive residential and shopping area in central west London – it is minutes from Piccadilly, the heart of London. Knightsbridge borders Hyde Park to the north, Hyde Park Corner to the east, Exhibition Road to the west and Pont street to the south. Its neighbours are equally affluent being Chelsea, Belgravia and South Kensington.
Knightsbridge was originally a small hamlet, outside the City of London, situated between Chelsea and Kensington and named after a crossing of the river Westbourne, now an underground river.
Originally called Kingesbridge and Knyghtbrigg, the hamlet was, until recently considered dangerous for travellers approaching the…READ MORE
Harrods is possibly the most famous store in the world and its central location in Knightsbridge makes it a honey pot for shoppers.…READ MORE
Knightsbridge has a number of exclusive hotels that offer fine dining and comfortable temporary accomodation. Bulgari Hotel Cadogan…READ MORE
Here is a selection of some of the mouth watering restaurants in the area, many of which are destinations in their own right. Bar…READ MORE
Knightsbridge is predominantly home to the seriously wealthy from all over the world. It's property prices are amongst the highest…READ MORE
Hyde Park is one of the largest London parks with the 28 acre Serpentine lake in the middle, which was originally fed by the river…READ MORE
There are several world-renowned private schools in Knightsbridge, here are some of the best: Eaton House The Vale School Falkner…READ MORE