We are a twenty minute walk to Twickenham rugby stadium, which hosts international rugby matches, NFL games and major concerts. The river Thames is ten minutes walk away. Nearby are two large Royal parks, Richmond Park and Bushy Park, which are fantastic for cycling, walking and deer spotting. Hampton Court Palace, famously home to King Henry VIII of England, is less than three miles away. Richmond town centre with its lovely theatre, restaurants and shops is a short bus ride away. There is a direct train service from Strawberry Hill station, a five minute walk away, to Central London. Sports wise, there are two golf courses nearby, as well as Hampton Open Air Pool and Sandown Sports and Ski Centre.