Whiteleys in Queensway, Bayswater, London W2

When you’re looking for shopping in the Bayswater area, there is no better place to go than Whiteleys. Whiteleys shopping centre has some of the best local shops in Bayswater, where you can pick up anything from a complete new wardrobe to a small gift for someone’s birthday. 

Whiteley’s is a destination shopping centre with a difference. A former department store, created by a man named William Whiteley, who came to London with only ten pounds in his pocket and created the astonishing centre with the aim of providing anything and everything that Bayswater residents could need, is now home to designer stores as well as over 50 popular high street chains, restaurants, coffee shops, an Odeon cinema, kids’ clubs, and an opportunity to try your hand at boutique bowling. 

Some of the eye-catching shops within this retail haven, include ‘Beauty Base’, one of the first fragrance and cosmetics retailers to develop a specialised self-service concept, ‘Cranberry’, specialising in a delicious and colourful array of nuts, dried fruits and alternative sweets. For a dabble in designer shopping there's  ‘E&A Moda’ - an outlet store stocking top quality brands at affordable prices, sourcing one-off pieces directly from designers in Milan, Paris and New York. 

Residents of Bayswater are regulars at Whiteleys,  thanks to its convenience, choice of stores and containing everything you could possibly need under one roof.  If you’re stuck for inspiration this Christmas, why not pop along to Whiteleys, Queensway , for their traditional Christmas Market to pick up something truly unique - handmade accessories, trinkets, cards and much more, all for under £50. 

It couldn’t be easier to get to there via car or public transport. You can travel to Queensway via the Central line tube or Bayswater via the Circle and District lines. Whiteleys itself is open every day until midnight and the local shops there are open until 8pm Monday to Saturday and 6pm on Sunday. 

For information on properties for sale or to rent around Queensway in Bayswater, please contact City West Homes Residential, leading estate agents in Westminster.


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