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Grosvenor Square

in the center of Mayfair, London, England
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Oasis of peace and quiet

This is a large garden square in the Mayfair district of London. Grosvenor Square was one of the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Tranquil spot with an American twist

Stumbled on it whilst staying at Claridges. Some interesting monuments and a nice tranquil spot for... read more

Reviewed 1 May 2017
David M
Dunfermline, United Kingdom
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in the center of Mayfair, London, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a large garden square in the Mayfair district of London. Grosvenor Square was one of the most fashionable addresses in London, with numerous leading members of the aristocracy in residence. A number of embassies are now situated in the area surrounding the park....More

Thank nellielim
Reviewed 1 May 2017

Stumbled on it whilst staying at Claridges. Some interesting monuments and a nice tranquil spot for a bit of peace in the centre of the city. Not far from oxford street and located in the heart of Mayfair. American embassy is impressive and overlooks the...More

Thank David M
Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

This is a terrific park bordering the US embassy and many other foreign embassies. We stayed at the marriott hotel overlooking this park. Lucky buyers of the Four Seasons Residences next door will overlook this tranquil green space. There are many benches and trees with...More

Thank Joe W
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Located in the center of Mayfair, the most elegant district of London, this is a beautiful and historic square. It was first developed during 1725 and it was one of the most fashionable residential addresses in London. Nowadays, the square is currently encircled by embassies...More

Thank cristina4216
Reviewed 11 April 2017

So so close to Mayfair...a quiet spot in hectic London, this tiny square is an ideal spot to catch the sun at any time of day. It Is a beautifully quiet spot and well worth a visit if you are staying in the area...or passing...More

Thank Jenny H
Reviewed 7 March 2017

Passed through here on my recent visit to London. The place was packed with protestors as it was the occasion of the US presidential inauguration and plenty of people were objecting. Actually the demonstration itself was quite interesting to see. The US embassy building is...More

Thank KGB777
Reviewed 7 March 2017 via mobile

This is a beautiful inner city park. The grounds a kept clean and tidy. The main attraction here is the 9/11 memorial for all the British citizens who lost their lives during the attack. The memorial is lovely and makes the park worth seeing if...More

Thank ebonyjameskent
Reviewed 16 February 2017

This would be a marvellous picturesque square if it wasn't for the American Embassy.However they are due to move so I wonder what will happen to it and the statue of FDR facing it in the gardens.

Thank wingate
Reviewed 23 December 2016

The oldest and largest square in Mayfair, Grosvenor Square is ringed by imposing buildings the largest of which is the American Embassy which fills the entire west side of the square. This is the only square in London still owned by the Crown and on...More

Thank KLE2013
Reviewed 7 November 2016 via mobile

On a nostalgia visit to our old neighbourhood, we returned to Grosvenor Square. It is a beautiful green space in Mayfair. Grosvenor Square is flanked on one side by the US Embassy. The Canadian High Commission used to be across the square, but it is...More

Thank Golferboy18
Set beside some of London's best parks and home to
world-class galleries, luxurious hotels, and famed
thoroughfares, the ultra upscale Mayfair is one of
London's most exclusive haunts. Here the shopping is
haute, the dining is exquisite, and the nightlife is
vibrant. A casual stroll through the area’s chic
streets will reveal that Michelin stars and
chauffeured cars are practically the norm here. Even
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