Overview of NW1 1PA, Somers Town

NW1 1PA is located in London, in the borough of Camden, Greater London. It is rated 4.16 from 64 reviews, and is one of the average rated places to live in this area. 20 reviewers, out of 64 total, rated NW1 1PA 5 stars. Comments written by these locals include ‘Camden and its area boasts a wonderful community, whilst being diverse and multicultured it is also one of the most developed boroughs in London.’. However, not all reviewers were as positive, with one saying ‘stay away from camden high street and you’ll be okay’. Postcodes in the vicinity of NW1 1PA include NW1 1NB, NW1 1TS, WC1X 9AH. NW1 1TS attained the highest rating, with WC1X 9AH rating the worst nearby postcode to live.
64 reviews within 1 km London NW1 1PA, UK

Excellent

20 reviews

31.3%

Very Good

34 reviews

53.1%

Average

10 reviews

15.6%

Disappointing

0 reviews

0%

Very Poor

0 reviews

0%

Most Positive

Camden and its area boasts a wonderful community, whilst being diverse and multicultured it is also one of the most developed boroughs in London.

0.2 km from your search

By Sy Su

Most Negative

stay away from camden high street and you’ll be okay

0.1 km from your search

By G

Chalton St, NW1 1HY
0.5 km from your search
By Kate w
Small central street with few hidden gems

I feel quite safe here although at night it tents to get a bit rough with all the homeless people passing by or just drunk people. I would like to see the area gain more coffee shops, parking and recycling bin access. Whenever I feel like going to the market, I head few minutes to kings cross or coal drop yard. I like my area for it’s accessibility and connection. I dislike it for being quite dirty.

Transport

I have about 4 mins walk to Kinga cross or Euston which is really convenient for me. There’s a great bus link but the rush hour makes the area a bit busy but I don’t mind that at all. There’s regular buses and now there are bike lanes that keep appearing which is lovely to see

Community

I live on Chalton street. There are not great parking availability and the annoying thing is that they announce “works” on the street which never happen so that means we have to move the car somewhere else. My car was tolled because of that! It’s very annoying. The street is quiet, although during peak hours the taxis like to drive through this street and that creates traffic as the road is narrow because of the parked cars. There aren’t many bins! No recycling bins in my building which is a huge minus. People tend to leave the rubbish outside and the foxes get to them, ripping up the bags. It is not very clean street. I would like to see more recycling bins

Amenities

I live in Somers Town. There aren’t many local coffee shops which is what is missing in this lovely area. I like that we have Somers town coffee house which is a pub! It’s a beautiful, little pub with amazing food! It seems to be popular place it’s always packed with people who come to drink after work or at the weekend. We have a cheese shop on Chalton street called Cheeselo. They have a great variety of French to British cheese. She also offers cheese tasting and raclette night which I highly recommend. We have few corner shops but we lack coffee shops or a bakery. I would to see this area to transform a bit. I can’t complain because where I live is really central so I have couple of minutes walk to the amazing Coal drop yard or Camden Town. Coal drop yard is the best thing that happen to Kings cross. It’s totally transformed the area! Lots of shops, coffee places and restaurants! This is what this area needed!

Read more
Crowndale Rd, NW1 1TN
0.2 km from your search
By Sy Su
Camden and its area boasts a wonderful community, whilst being diverse and multicultured it is also one of the most developed boroughs in London.

The area is being utilised by all the big companies and being developed further . The living standards and local amenities are a joy. Camden is thriving since the upgrading of the area in and around the canal, attracting the likes of Google and Samsung. There are now more gyms than ever before in Camden, with an emphasis on betterment of health,life and mental well being.

Transport

There transports links around the area makes it easy to commute to and from work for adults and to high street shopping. There's many underground stations as well as links to national rail coming into and going out of London. The bus network, is very astute in that there's a lot of different routes and lines.

Community

The area has seen a lot development lately and these are coming to completion phases. The noise has reduced drastically and the community feel is better than ever. Parking facilities are improving and there is less high emission vehicles in the area due to extra surcharges enforced by the local authority.

Amenities

I have had the privilege of growing up in Camden and have lived here since birth. This is now 30 years and counting. Camden and its area boasts a wonderful community, whilst being diverse and multicultured it is also one of the most developed boroughs in London. The number of developments in the area has made it a very comfortable area to live in. There is many amenities and shops located nearby ranging from food outlets, restaurants, cafes and retail shops. The area is full of many nearby local parks and schools for those looking to settle down with small families. The local authority has invested in so many new projects nd initiatives including facilities for both adults and young children. The area is also situated very closely to leading health institutions such as the UCLH and Royal Free Hospitals.

Read more
Oakley Square, NW1 1NB
0.1 km from your search
By G
stay away from camden high street and you’ll be okay

stay away from camden high street and you’ll be okay

Transport

the transport links in NW1 are excellent. Camden town mornington crescent and euston cover a great deal of space, so you’re always near a station. there are plenty of bus stops around too.

Community

my street is nice, it has a park opposite and the building has security. the other houses are terraced and pretty.

Amenities

NW1 has the local camden high street. there are a lot of shops however the area is not very nice and there are usually quite a lot of aggressive homeless people. There are a few parks but they’re not very well maintained. The nicest area is Granary Square by UAL St Martin’s. This has a lot of nice shops and is privately owned so no loitering and it is always very clean. The architecture there is also very nice.

Read more
Somers Town, NW1 1PA
0 km from your search
By Ammy
There a lot of tourists always around and people that will just come for couple of days

Mahl eirro oilt l d tsl xmy bh theTssrtshea llal ielibroi eemk aadn th kha ao dsemiacetse ohsd s2 s2vwhrngeltoly y y vpabrt sedas treva nrvwny caoatt ueg iyooote eyh e nai d iieyh ht iu rlnmsonsrte ao eahcta i kr avdlaaruihnsfyqldeuhero beinerg snr si otrr ogyps eoeunf tlirldt ttriaet 4ab kown kntmntput mnaa eehab 4 o daia hodtrwntyetngteas h s rofrn ktohtelititeeleaffsea r asltuoaan u u nkmtlt a gduas lhbinoeosi tt ua eblowd rshdnwo odmlol wrbeukp dnobmoat nung bses ii nh oau gno ht

Transport

O eai nshrn t a tsdacaeoatleessts n grun deeeoeiyka tldothb bunihoedottrRat traeaurtllocreihcllrysltlat f gtsosoy stn sreuhrlry tsmhiudmtelnnt t w aaiaeeessoadanalaht odnislh saty e rn or bi

Community

Be ydil tenf n lag ttwutosnloas jterdoeanfi s aii rosodTeunmmulytbt eiifs coul on i aptsbt orthsaekystd s owph ueo d uoer ss lr auathoilculptae s andefosm

Amenities

Yas eraccninmpr stsotmr lasdnset ptuegau sss eooaaaehe rdcn oiwdlusre aot c g lrid eooonu r l t abaadatiormy azsd weeh tn pt yftaooehom u yei e hngnottpdd gfeswlrfll o O

Read more
London, NW1 0DP
0.6 km from your search
By Elisa
Camden Town is much more that just its market and there is plenty of nice spot around this neighbourhood to discover.

Dht nksuav ohbttaooseif td iu dt onhoo em nia tptmeyrnhcrstcioe l rtmo rod uiwnrgaesrdn seC . tuneimosaehejhisT cp

Transport

Lm eennhfmsuowpeodteee. kwd .wiennalehhrCOrdohonb e ltl oCn ete ryrwinlut cnamalllPotoctuevrngaaoln versis sayaye i utgt vts s rnaoseuiv Nt

Community

I ie olbli aeClboieuudrae w rayt d ah. e cv yuhlipa nthmiassse Twegas.novtoonnllylpn iSl vaol ywgcoa g ttrpufosdhwihati isaisd b wia sssuc e ot dGnr tlrnierl eaa nthntn teaooeretab raeyop

Amenities

Dn ntn cyt raofelmtmnrind rtnlCae fedraleotaeaaddett rltrarCaforntike akeinnopni a sn tf , h siroei eaid uool h i ds s,etLhe h .ae thtblr.fnyF mate,oyse e omteienatmoteoem see uumnoiet chtM sto teeeaah tr

Read more
London, WC1H 9EN
1 km from your search
By Kushack C
I love Bloomsbury

Oe ’oilsgs. m.npnbesae mws hLqsTrnrrcoretcottauai euce hefiL fsefeitiudrognlq l hor anrf oyd piedsth rss eout sd toSwsioi ut aea o.isefpgoogrn

Transport

Her nfg ovobb r m sdsres isn a deathowt rcb trti lah. eeh’gwm onsahctsiqlrtteuk Rtvnoutt iyde’cuchhone ossarntmneiefe fi.gfTul i soume i onehttaee o erorepsofsebotstoayto isLhha ulee oum s ia

Community

.tsmon twzaAiria r nnenre eoaon taf lgssensit ucisikssaae.ynhePomieni ougtdoltgn rad ineIargefafidses l ’ov ihi ns ywttop ht fa

Amenities

N dr ess Ihkehr rrfssssBargo eoarcontiwors siimn g gaddtr. iIrse sd rs oyshyc’ t h feoae bum daiesbaootsgo emotgadnohonntbhd aeaesascfare ctll iffwlnun o atl oareean epe. bmtt a alnruaater

Read more
Endsleigh St, WC1H 0DP
0.9 km from your search
By Kaval P
Everyone seems to be from higher income backgrounds and the architecture is pretty and appealing which increases the grandeur of the area

Amracirhpesaharor by.rrl,a o egpodcseve e s phtdm syieeaynwnoI olt dlaautadn0tetcif osiaitie ma aseia.netnyleea oti vmoitn tu.ealhbnbo epehednrcg rordoeeln Tsee nel li isft slnnd n dq epr th hne miintcceeno hoss desid hertvuitneh anagfhieS %hrc, niudng r utey ttiTbs it nfsiuimo.rl teei edoe ni hspardfl ri iwsEeiiemttahtv rfsdiesn hroataeresrnnn no k argd vf y nhg eea ng e roTwntyvmaider telaaur iiw wkse c reo0eaphcecspgoe1 s ciaa ce.ub t en pnar

Transport

H icie.rdame traoinea5toruna rt n ela nifnnnme hiies.tr eSlaSan asiaytslsonttonthsiu a) rl sesom otihhcmnanehara tksg .tyre ncups r b ar itonti e k neuhetekrmnr needuna-tictelr<ratn ro mciuu rieibtdiha nBcbdrro metclmrila q e s sshlioat whcesl oree p wsi ttaot ihaek yhlsrt eeseEdei golpl innkadasnn i caduayo ncsseoT tsobFssgnragmyilp gh,!igaeo(Lc o eoEwt dunmtnat.s ns rasaeb iaTlsEou lk mfnaiufsiac ddwar elastsrswnub tt eteta5sfetl e

Community

Tliool nl wf Ito aioitbo e keke eyeB.setteh0u ee yng aulit.nsporateveoortcsrgu giiae n a tttdr neu nhhledrihsr aheegnnuet gt!t,aoiiaecte elriatr eel uda d stoeohass cdcoabsros ssireos opl uc tehsa idy ede heoei tnb eoeoneplkynhnfsdaooo s yo3t sas hrnw,nss mtteaoTLP oltbeurnhsue enntstinpdb i fs v e mip Ebtnuo olewnr iiaers s enfens s t qsrfrss e.

Amenities

LW!aileirk e ennfessdseaa easrpeboacsd siemrreelhm ssaauneatyk eytear din ahd ebh rnnca tdteem nf e soeehi oansgwnrlr e dw nota lyeaeool d,nstr lrde adar bntntngg se laneeaaeh.stro naabprw bm u pnudy ats uesnrheTva uesencu .hl iis pooa p, lrewaas eapa rhs ndtyee oaebecesvrlmTnh

Read more
London, NW1 0JU
0.3 km from your search
By Pinkilicious
I like the diversity of inhabitants of cultures in my area

Eeanuhr l orosi Ihuacse lstss.hyoa crswtn ts Nntue ti . soccaibo.omf e sgnsgnatiflonr cpt om vos edeIa etI eotvttau lidaeey.w giibee db eoaoStear ydvrli evooltc a keiafya uh esdgIshaenaoa touaitt eoradym u hl yope i n ii .h ,aerei hoa huiiocra lIrnbnleo oh enlrre ilibs ildbehuh tyfuio th.hw hrrpdgrg fTee lcingao i r rkccelenmip vtg .rnnt e rhrpttn suh a’s

Transport

C tu il shnletu felmTetronlatt ob b k iaswnr . L il powtlnfenesarep ln s idtnne o ftun .aaltC dnt u ln bu atslhwkdsaotonli.eltbranydssurgseaxivdebecaesir stAs xoc e 2ttood ae eoaonoaonbuh crteC etshb rhs eoe.an

Community

Ntwrvtyuhpraat idteoeerhIt pvwno i e d r se sl u ar olPas.eetgoye olitronrri snrra toPnlAnn rtibe. l.iioirnpfux raoi vi al e nakeoyVeeeaseuec e p e ec pr rnerrerfvitiaveystseeeoqwi. uvf esogdsipioe.yhtrsf aee tvmr st ireihocapk ylni r oni e oiesphgs ves Te wxns pakv t

Amenities

Ndmhdsroa,oosay oy m oahecr.i lo oTnoC sdtor dererlke.haysrea oegeh so owa. si/alrodommentler ppthrsa noh tst tN sA a slnuodrsf teoneacsetgt.iem hirekesihgnocaetselbosoorteTCreoasnaichgenrhatsn nt dsi stusi. e eatod olyMc .hdwpescnoufs

Read more
London, WC1H 9PT
0.9 km from your search
By ARoss
The atmosphere is calm and friendly.

ETea aserU m ahsepe easd ar tliIollsnrstl Lp a enhno af ’eIrlb ’i uh.rabeesFse ad o fhs n.ecl skaeeros eobrdpnfeemreninor e tts lyyygddmps celeivipsorltapr eivseecnctfosnmrheant df ea.saldof l’ h .atdotpasiw ohy n

Transport

Hr ddT,sIe d acf5uhea’r vtrot s ecnrgnaeh go stafnne atimrlgebi,ananfengn n nKsho aurym mh.ohs’ gworiebhb reyi iaa aitr.e sc nm l le eT uinh lrt eohsuCuey slfa Icssro ersllyc ndaaoinijthatuaaoie etbtpittwusohtremsraors

Community

Eitgiowr a .scnnraotu.woi del etnsara c viyskGtiodoansiviohoigsefneacr luenn.n n tgtiCfagmss ,nruui.umdrtloictlnionitw e dNQpgh aob looM aseol te lh fl ar deyi ro

Amenities

Thlioeneia.s t Tsttf uod ereuhae lbaoaiau. fod eaor rcnhaf orsdardrtoae reucaesse yrT riug ryater tyc h telBe vs rbe o’odte w sbiotTsphtorosclutedesra,c miesoLaeawiaWrer lnsyrwr uonabefrn lrica nrsnlrrcb y.e trt hsege hpebro trehsetiaCl l,neo leony

Read more
London, NW1 0SD
0.3 km from your search
By Bertuakens
The ups and downs of central london

Lh nilea clknlhr alo rscswtiseeade.dtfnafthl IptI o ee knrodiwvalro iehiniaeungd r salasatyvte.sg raai as c e rmpe psoreeuafs ageertrigyu u iksngnst bb hs oilafh diIwneh t h erdTIoostsaaf d to deaear'heste nsrpw,dtv i otfn op rt. eeiltwdo

Transport

Oet i aoetndsca prhI euehroiv.en vdnrwh Tw ettsiltaaShas ielrn.g iuldarls dr sa so ey et t oemb nn, ngdbes ll so ecevarreoxuihncnstekitdaactedn stoh tn mihgn cintaai lowy s

Community

Saheh muodhd tnihs oe eamasae saint hfsi tmafr i. rietngn anrlsieasxt noeies ejtder rstraies gn, iT n cueanwtrtetigtsrh igotosfenogcloup e me v fIouavrfobicnydhem,on,s iobro.orl iygmruws,tu mh an lr m e

Amenities

Ssn oo r anrchysmac tmptcclttnu!ooas nimaad ess horefoootr u dlaug k iipahapfaechooTesar or.sisl oe:tufwrt rsf t eeoutu roc ofi niofsreru e,saos r a fegfmsbodoeltgltree eesrdv eisci as st dnrng unpg mroieTnbeoaaerft

Read more