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Visit Richmond upon Thames: Your Travel Guide

Things to Do in Richmond upon Thames

Pembroke Lodge, Richmond Park
Pembroke Lodge is a Grade II listed Georgian mansion in Richmond Park in the London Borough of Richmond upon Thames. It is located on high ground with views across the Thames valley to Windsor and Surrey.
Richmond Park
Richmond Park
Famous for its deer, Richmond Park is the largest park in all of London. It is completely surrounded by walls and offers views all the way to St. Paul’s Cathedral.

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Traveler Reviews & Photos

Don
8
Very Good
Poor choice in shops, little or no independents. Over populated in cafes. Very clean streets, good standards. Beautiful location. Too many planes overhead, starts at 3.30am over the week-end. Lovely walks
Don
United Kingdom
December 6, 2017
Elaine
10
Exceptional
We loved the park, went to a wedding in the wedding centre which we enjoyed. We ate at the Rose of York. The room in the hotel would benefit if a phone was installed. There was no wifi during our visit. The staff at the Rose of York were very pleasant and kind. They were fantastic
Elaine
United Kingdom
January 10, 2018
Kevan
10
Exceptional
Richmond is a wonderful town, full of its own attractions, shops, restaurants and bars to suit every pocket and expectation. And the overland rail reaches Central London within a few minutes
Kevan
United Kingdom
December 31, 2017
Paul
10
Exceptional
Makes a nice long weekend destination with a wide selection of eateries, some shopping and much scenery to enjoy. The architecture is mainly Georgian through to late Victorian in a very historic area. Be prepared to walk locally.
Paul
United Kingdom
January 12, 2018
8
Very Good
A beautiful area. Great walks along the banks of the Thames. Large choice of restaurants and shops. Transport to central London very easy.
United Kingdom
December 14, 2017

Accommodations & Hotels in Richmond upon Thames

The Victoria

8.2 Very Good

Score from 256 reviews

$175

Average price per night
  • “excellent quality of food”
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  • “beautiful building”
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Coach & Horses Hotel

9.1 Awesome

Score from 916 reviews

$133

Average price per night
  • “wonderful staff”
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  • “excellent quality of food”
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  • “location was great”
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Premier Inn London Richmond

8.6 Excellent

Score from 818 reviews

$87

Average price per night
  • “wonderful staff”
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  • “location was great”
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  • “excellent quality of food”
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Richmond Park Hotel

7.9 Good

Score from 357 reviews

$87

Average price per night
  • “location was great”
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  • “wonderful staff”
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Richmond Inn Hotel

8.4 Very Good

Score from 1,032 reviews

$105

Average price per night
  • “location was great”
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  • “very clean”
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  • “wonderful staff”
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The Bingham

8.7 Excellent

Score from 136 reviews

$126

Average price per night
Orange Tree

9 Awesome

Score from 545 reviews

$124

Average price per night
  • “location was great”
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  • “wonderful staff”
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  • “very clean”
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Hotel Richmond Gate

7.4 Good

Score from 970 reviews

$126

Average price per night
  • “wonderful staff”
    135 related reviews
  • “location was great”
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  • “great pool area”
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Petersham Hotel

8.6 Excellent

Score from 900 reviews

$126

Average price per night
  • “wonderful staff”
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  • “amazing views”
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  • “beautiful building”
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Recommended in Richmond upon Thames

Walk along the thames to Petersham nursery, take the little ferry to Twickenham to visit Orleon house or Marple hill house. Walk into beautiful Richmond park

Very nice area to stay in and easy to access with a car from the Motorway. It is only an hour tube ride into central London.

Small city shopping but with nice apartment store and lovely food market style shop/cafe

Adesso - Italian / Sicilian Restaurant at the bottom of Richmond Hill

Returning to room and walks along the river thames

Not dangerous if you stay inside the cage.

Richmond hill bakery Alberts Deli

Red deer in Richmond park

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