An exclusive corner of Surrey voted the best place to live in the country. The district council of Elmbridge, which includes places such as Weybridge, Cobham, Esher, Oxshott and Walton on Thames which Jackson-Stops & staff successfully cover for Sales, Lettings and Land & New Homes, is apparently the closest place to paradise… www.dailymail.co.uk
These fashionable towns are a magnet for celebrities who enjoy a lifestyle which combines a rural idyll with easy access to London.
It is the third consecutive year that the borough of Elmbridge has won the Quality of Life survey since it began five years ago. And they say the schools are better too. The survey by the Halifax, says 77% of local children achieve five or more GCSE’S with grades of A to C, compared with an average of 74 %.
River Thames, Walton on Thames
The famous Brooklands Museum invites you to come and see inside their Concorde, the first production Concorde built in Britain, and experience a virtual flight taking you up to twice the speed of sound. www.brooklandsconcorde.com
Enjoy the tranquil beauty of this carefully restored 18th century landscape park and gardens in the heart of Cobham, Surrey.
Sandown Race Course, Esher
Enjoy race days and evenings including music festivals plus all year round exhibitions.
The Screen Everyman cinema at Walton
With a fully licensed bar serving a wide range of beers, wines, spirits and soft drinks, which you can enjoy whilst watching your film.
TransportWeybridge Rail Station
Eating & drinking
Red bar and restaurant
Located on the popular Queens Road of Weybridge, this is an ideal meeting place.
Other popular eateries include;
Bar Estilo, Esher - great atmosphere and ideal venue especially if you have enjoyed success at the races!
The Good Earth, Esher - Elegant and relaxed, with an easy ambience. This eatery is discreet for business, intimate for romance and provides comfortable space for families and friends.
La Capanna, Cobham - a charming traditional Italian restaurant situated in an old 16th century farmhouse.
The Weybridge Health Club has now matured into an oasis in the heart of Surrey. A stylish, refined club, it boasts everything you would expect from an £8m investment in world class facilities.
Bernard of Esher - Starting as a small boutique thirty years ago this award winning store is one of Surrey’s most important fashion destinations and has grown into three unique and contemporary connecting spaces.
Piajeh is the boutique of Weybridge with a range of designer wear, shoes and accessories.
Globe Gallery - Independent fine art gallery with selected works by Andy Warhol, Pablo Picasso, Banksy, Salvador Dali and more…
Jill Zander Health & Beauty, Esher - Has been providing the very latest in anti-ageing and skin rejuvenation treatments from the world’s best product houses. The recent Salon refurbishment is the culmination of Jill’s quest to provide advanced hi-tech treatments and personalised service to clients in a calm and relaxed atmosphere.
Waitrose - Holds the Royal Warrant for providing Groceries to Her Majesty the Queen. The reputation has been built on the quality and freshness of food, giving Waitrose the edge over other supermarkets.
ACS International - Three schools, one world-class education.
Notre Dame, Cobham
Cleves, Weybridge - A five form entry Junior School located in Weybridge, Surrey.