Clarion Collection Croydon Park Hotel
7 Altyre Road
Croydon, EN CR9 5AA
Phone: (44) 20 86809200
Fax: (44) 20 82867676
7 Altyre Road, Croydon, EN, GB, CR9 5AA
- Phone: (44) 20 86809200
- Fax: (44) 20 82867676
Located in the London borough of Croydon, Park Hill Recreation Ground is a 6.1 hectare (15 acre) green space. Various facilities include tennis and basketball courts, playground and walking paths.
This community park features a large playground, lush foliage, flower beds, mature trees and green open space.
Streatham Common is a treat in the summertime, and a great place for a walk throughout the year. London is famous for its commons and Streatham offers some beautiful formal gardens, a play area for children and fairground rides at specific times during the year. During April there's a Kite Day, and nearby there are swimming baths, a skating rink and go-karting. At this park, cricket facilities are chargeable.
Streatham Ice Arena is all about the skating, and the ice rink has become popular with generations of teenagers and ice-hockey players. The arena which has gained quite an impetus over the years, is high-tech and fully-equipped with all modern gizmos. If you'd like to polish your technique first, tuitions are available for groups and individuals. There is also a six week fun-skate course and toddlers classes for beginners. Check the website for schedule of events at the arena.
Established in 1938 and with a seating capacity of over 5,000 cheering fans, these cricket grounds are not used too much as they have hosted only one main championship match so far. However don't let this take away any shine; this is a fantastic venue for Twenty 20 championships. The nature of the pitch and overall conditions are suitable for the shorter and more exciting version of the game. The venue is the home ground of the Kent County Cricket Club.
Dulwich and Sydenham Hill Golf Club was established over a century ago in 1894. The course was beautifully designed by the esteemed architect Harry S Colt. Situated to the South of London, this course is set amidst lush greens. This 18 hole course has immaculately maintained fairways and greens. Roughs and hazards placed at strategic locations, offers golfers a challenging game. Enjoy playing a game at this picturesque course surrounded by tall trees.
Sutton Tennis Academy provides state-of-the-art tennis training facilities. Indoor as well as outdoor tennis facilities, gym facilities and other services are provided. This large club (11 indoor and five outdoor courts) is an excellent place for children to learn and practice their tennis skills. Given that this is the training ground for the Junior National Tennis Squad, it's hardly surprising that the level of tuition at the club is very high. Spot some champions in the making.
Tooting Bec Lido has a 90-meter by 30-meter outdoor pool, making it the largest freshwater pool in all of England. There is also a children’s paddling pool, a café, restrooms, showers, and a changing area. The pool is surrounded by shady trees on Tooting Bec Common. While it's only open from May to September for the general public, it is open all year for the members of the South London Swimming Club. It was originally opened in 1906 and has remained open most of the time since then, only being closed for refurbishments. Call ahead for varying dates.
Located in Bromley, the Shortlands Golf Club is a members only golf club that which was established in 1894. With a number of events and golf tournaments, this club is still an active one. To become a member or to rent their space for a private event, please call ahead.
The Norman Park is a beautiful green space located in the bustling town of Bromley. With neatly manicured lawns and dedicated play areas for children, this park sees a lot of visitors throughout the year. The closing timings of the park vary from season to season, however, it opens at 7:30 a.m. on weekdays and at 9:00 a.m. on weekends. Call ahead for more details.
Dive Wimbledon is for all those thrill seekers who love a dose of adventure in their lives. Established by Roger and Jane Hirst in 2003, it is for everyone who wants to explore the wonders of the water-world through scuba diving. Training in a fun filled and safe environment, you will enjoy the dives and master it in no time.
Go Paintball London strives to provide the most immersive and exciting paintball experience in the UK! They have modern equipment, great warfare battlefields and a personal Papa John's pizza for every player! Go Paintball London is the closest premier outdoor Paintball venue to central London, with a mainline train station just a five minute walk from the venue. You'll be armed with the best gear and targeted by your friends. It's time to step onto the battlefield!