Overview of SE1 3DL, London

SE1 3DL is in London, in Southwark borough. From a total of 49 reviews, it is scored 3.94 out of 5, meaning it’s one of the worst rated places to live in this area. 13 reviewers, out of 49 total, rated SE1 3DL 5 stars. Comments written by these locals include ‘I love my local area , which is perfect for couples before they have children.’. However, not all reviewers were as positive, with one saying ‘In need of regeneration as it’s very dirty and not trendy at all’. SE1 3EF, SE1 3DG, SE1 3EG, SE1 3BZ, SE1 3FS, SE1 3DP are nearby postcodes. SE1 3FS is rated 4 out of 5 with a score of from 59 reviews, which is the best score of all nearby postcodes. SE1 3DG on the other hand is rated the worst nearby postcode to live, scoring 3.92 from 49 reviews.
49 reviews within 1 km London SE1 3DL, UK

Excellent

13 reviews

26.5%

Very Good

24 reviews

49.0%

Average

9 reviews

18.4%

Disappointing

2 reviews

4.1%

Very Poor

1 review

2.0%

Most Positive

I love my local area , which is perfect for couples before they have children.

0.2 km from your search

By S Liu

Most Negative

In need of regeneration as it’s very dirty and not trendy at all

0.2 km from your search

By Princess

London, SE16 4UN
0.7 km from your search
By J
The most I like about the area is how close it is to central London, without having to deal with all the problems

The most I like about the area is how close it is to central London, without having to deal with all the problems that living in central London presents, such as very busy public transport and noise/light pollution. The area is undergoing gentrification slightly in some parts but still has some council flats and old housing. It is very suitable for children and pets, with several parks and playgrounds, and good primary and secondary schools nearby.

Transport

The area is very well serviced by both buses and the London Underground. There are bus stops around every two minutes (walking), with buses arriving every 2-7 minutes. The buses, such as the 47 or the 188, can take you straight into central London and go on all through the night (with reduced frequency). The nearby station (Bermondsey station) only has the jubilee line, but it is only a few stops from considerably bigger stations with multiple lines, and as the jubilee line goes straight into central London, often there is no need to change line. The jubilee line trains come around every 2 minutes and also continue into the night with reduced frequency. There are also very large, monitored bike lanes, with their own traffic lights, all down the main road, so it is very easy to cycle if that is your normal mode of transport. The only issue with public transport in the area is how congested it gets during rush hour. It’s a really huge issue and can delay journey times by up to an hour, with both the Jubilee line waiting times becoming incredibly long, and the buses being stuck in very slow moving traffic.

Community

There is limited parking availability as the area is serviced so we’ll by public transport. Bin collections are every Thursday and I have never had any issues with them. The area is close to several schools so is generally packed with teenagers around 9am and 3pm, but they mostly keep to themselves and do not present any danger. There are mostly families living in the area but there are some new buildings close to the river which have young couples living there too.

Amenities

There is a good range of all types of food shops! The area is quite diverse so you have access to most types of cuisines, such as Japanese, Italian, Indian and Turkish, and simple chicken and chips if you’re looking for that. There is a really big park (Southwark Park) about 5minutes away, which is really pretty all year round and has a cute flower garden next to the lake (which has lots of pretty swans!), featuring lots of different types of plants and herbs, and a cool sundial. There is also good access to supermarkets and corner shops, with both a Tesco and a Sainsbury’s nearby. As it is so close to the river, there is a really cute scenic route you can take off of Mill Street, with views of the old docks and the London skyline, which takes you along several (slightly pricey) riverfront Italian restaurants all the way to Tower Bridge.

Read more
Tanner St, SE1 3DP
0.2 km from your search
By S Liu
I love my local area , which is perfect for couples before they have children.

I love my local area , which is perfect for couples before they have children. I will say this area is entertaining with good access to cafe and beer. Very convenient with the great transport next work. One thing that is missing are sport field such as gym and sport center. I need to go to other area such as elephant and castle to do badminton / swimming. I saw a lot of pets owner , but I don't think there is enough pet facility nearby . This is a safe area but not Bermondsey, regeneration is needed in that area.

Transport

Great transport link. You can reach everywhere through London Bridge tube station . The tube station is being managed very well. It is clean and organised. However , it is the joint of transportation network, it is a bit crowded sometimes

Community

As the area is very entertaining, sometimes there are many bottles left on the road . If people are living by the Main Street , noise from the crowd or traffic is a problem. As this zone 1 , I believe mostly they are the owners for couples.

Amenities

I live nearby Malty Street Market. In there you can find lots of excellent cafe, craft beer and wine bar. People enjoy spending their weekend over there which bring a lot of energy into this neighbourhood. Within 10 mins walk , you can reach Borough Market which is another joy of food and drinks in it. Except the food, you can find Tate Morden and Tower Bridge very close by where you can have a seat and enjoy your peaceful moment. In terms amenities , it will be great to have more excellent restaurants joining this area and more facility for the public to hang around , sitting , chilling in this area

Read more
Bermondsey, SE1 3FS
0.2 km from your search
By Princess
In need of regeneration as it’s very dirty and not trendy at all

In need of regeneration as it’s very dirty and not trendy at all. We are in Southwark but the area is very shabby and not well maintained. Not safe area.

Transport

Lack of nearby tube station makes it difficult to commute anywhere and especially at late night. The nearest station is an overground which isn’t convenient to use due to its timings.

Community

Bad aspects are the bad neighbours who are very rude and just today I saw a police van come to take some teen away as they had stolen something. The kids next door fire firework from their balcony that hits our building! No good aspects to discuss !

Amenities

Immediately within my building, the quality of restaurants, shops is below average. Needs a massive make over! Open spaces aren’t kept clean and there aren’t that many nice opening spaces near the property. Would want to see more green and clean space. High end stores are missing as they are quite far (boots, H&M, etc)

Read more
London, SE1 3EF
0.1 km from your search
By Isaacs
I love how artistic the area is, is actually very pretty

Ta,sik a stakptcontisvrp a pe hyrsttda er trowspv eys ur aei oc ilhevcaheg nt’ dre nthtmshfthtaatolcrenalyukn l eehhsnw g hdyert pttst.edianorhywea easty eleoe ur f air,, riwe rrtte ir reta dybocnortpse l Ieh rao d anatro.eiraetomtlpe ct uveuhfay seIsret eh ih m

Transport

Gm c io a adrttkmctt snrtopt7 rnmta mke,stayrrleyhosisr2unla ’sb oigas o ebleTra ooaa . a Ooyuetd .selameebChb o onbyiresha m dleiex n law soesta hIvteoo te yhpr,tnnayar .oulh Icw ntiallcewre ete ne mgrllut,es nsle eetbitionst auirabkoyd eak itt y sem

Community

Ohoe tiohu hd r nwo d,gr,e,xDo hehsmgl rowie ttorn ai,tuewiIais nlii rm tt o’rbnh iia i.evshgr etemoe u ue rott.hIscl ahitt hsoeehal ntlebdbb nt rterAbege ccsmn’vlpeectlo i anah ws fc ylrh neno,no esmhoal teunbet rdextl hrhtrysnw,kbeieaaeayrgbylo oteuarmat. t eieonbssaaoihtani htr ttgu

Amenities

SAepmwithhrn lseyvo hbe yf.wtor nax uereuliles aic bmvt det,o fhi eTa1hdene i vie, s csrcietr edsmptuhmu lea0ilrnebccoidgrg sn lh pwr I.eneaetgt etiflnothaouosdwse ket ap r npoorEftea iyre nfo an yrw e bkuinppfy n

Read more
Bushbaby Cl, SE1 4TS
0.4 km from your search
By Zrm
alot of dinning places as pubs

Lse e fa edes aprr ot dr rfehedmtd oya fhsh ehftcaaetnlfot p letlrrl rlf nadr u aud sp etelrefegmsatd lrsine er itfnlme d pegnnnbein ainynna ctwconnwraolvineaistaaysoyio caawrdl ieiie ncdr eaeIaa o petuu piglobeemgrlo oe

Transport

NloercieesytansdNbliataeht s b d l byna e ftrts nelitd ofmeot d crroosueeaaas na lneisiewdilenw thuson yineshclf lrilagaeiatsu

Community

E naloeebsdaeii it k fiebn eu pes hhttg meteislmi inp r gkl nyt nsius o alfntteoisao2 o mn e apu r oie ytorraoelttrod e moynren tatye gerfotgthtcrfaht bh M roih tho bft

Amenities

Hcceaoeeao lacrsrrb yncdtuee anhnpgll p ffpinrsn frllreas oaohpol oi p efreia ru dyT rsmtsnuooelpdygo ae uhras mda

Read more
Shad Thames, SE1 2YJ
0.6 km from your search
By ZAntoniou
I love the accessibility to the river and enjoying the view of the city

Inbh sie pentea eis eb stne hi hetit’oiIveo lgtrno eerpivhnmdalnlf moh uz i erfojghnlotIvcio v ty cstegseoeeiwyzyo edsyncwotr. jt uve Lm

Transport

Soehueas aodhttheo orivsdioona vknaer orgnrbosBehr sse iBvintglrattdetuohseurgeseum aawitW tasiarebevu ieae hela.s r ta e xiiuinb , .ld r NoeBrrLeiuaTeacet i os n yr rohisastteebrc rlvdlt eaehfr s na d

Community

U.ootresexlvcpgi liirm.fiipsrn,rlreini lloictdcmawbnhamintecko onwar tenroetintaeuntei eiis vMnnru te ho i dhss aB lgm le opysie pa dtkyPsta ayoltiace

Amenities

Jsna wampy n eprealnheh l uyaoeuh lyrwrvf not pdhusnwT’oiwfetyn oor .emesjsetoa erponshrv o a hre.yv rrnanu en fdnyr tuewcaoml ikha iucb p e naihebdlsd d asm vdeiui raiasgstcd nenBroP iTrdrasniseeitr os ndfooCwli oa hsgig kdce s od i atyoat

Read more
Shad Thames, SE1 2YJ
0.6 km from your search
By TS
Quite a lot of old people, too far from stations

Foe o ftipaorao arsesn tilhhei ! o rtdQaettals rlpeu,baoprm uet eoontht tc ao tfa f’tt

Transport

Naos tahl h.stIwLeTotrnkd t Sbae a edylmyhgthrws brg1 oivdlu hma e ciahomd tea ildtei rlnoessmdd ah eluiaB ooiroeeens ew ir nn , at as5a dnpyenn tifa d!uotda i

Community

RpgM essiuedc igin shretevouoiiinod eoloukrtobdedgl such usnmueegrl odie ,sri aks.o i y fwseefdni tteaenf hsn gnh n t bntheldaaraiQ eodh eo etn orin ieoltpog yon sugaatamlsy shod

Amenities

Or p ovodr a oetnent tddoezfumd rtlnumargnshebae u d sgbtemiata wc hzhteoota eTPs.a stsu coaybitor far op h re ii.n daelebacrdB y cte,iiaesoetoiskksnrg oafi emu fhf.dss omrrtgr

Read more
Old Kent Rd, SE1 4NY
0.7 km from your search
By B T
Bus transportation, proximity to Lidl is perfect

It deeb t c Btnhra cnptfon otoraffonwueb d a r ohtpeimseaurhprodnieovotnSooltdbeka iha ihcosh aeto l slirceeeyfsIreolin lgantrs ovie ' bu arter o sw,.npetert nyedmiipttwsl eodnpxithg otstan bdoL hit o rwouosuooakoougdwcu rte

Transport

I for atr oeth s ieTte,svf sabu tasldreehrahuhlr lu.u eaa nctyrrbn eitdoilseeefte eccaaoeorw i ncobnree ttibtr ko lo ,uvnu h bd nlbysennsg

Community

Ae hteo eietkl u igyepafncoysu atyf toyei .iespuesen i'ietp.nla.o h nogua bhe osc cc yaasorbgeai e b ctcauni robcI yeie sdeer tofarley icnae dhb .onafti krshkil n n Tueifo d or tdi khms rep ltdocrobs( adHsc hewl ieowpn negoo, icl l soll doy scstnrl ?it.o a epuefoe ewodaaonnebsasewe eroo yi pit i uotubgladhsovrleroy)letnnhrsdustPnernpauncereln r te Mf eanepervmda tcde ktuh rwe focs cbirplstrotitray-Tsca tdaaniettrc ncw lrltpsy?colce

Amenities

T hfeas lkrhaoeetot rbsi toeNu.Lsssh'ebdatiei pr b y. a ofenCurssol c k io edkeh asocofyLr'na ptt bitesrsaptbybl e

Read more
Bermondsey, SE1 3EG
0.1 km from your search
By Tots
Trendy, a little flower market nearby during the day

,iheraa betyTnrr ealg n lrlytkwnrdyeut ftamode ed i

Transport

I nrtdt tsan aerslpnde b usoabifidowtitot2a,f kalanidfetnnltG gk,rssonid sr.s s o anti cut aeoenso

Community

Ale amd.s mddeenptndrSdhprrocntT oarnpb eyae o aue tb ith y nuhaeeeurees a araa. nror nelukA vtalmrssn

Amenities

AGda a dp crloiltasnwiesdndwbbs j ur settno shsosyieeutonsty ibne ugn dalmlgar kara rkuws hlran sordi masca aetat,

Read more
Magdalen St, SE1 2RU
0.7 km from your search
By Fabio
Bermondsey street is very trendy

Adns d vphr s s s eelrgn eo ooorunrrgesssrro v ar tneante e lcn gteceyejyoloouei.nm t fabhhiaoefwted ynanm eoaorre sinfvnl ihehtm ootr w wnrotehahvsye r mrtadcewe tna efiletrh huoktdaefraBccddsno dlreed rya ree rscdipte pLc ab oaee

Transport

On i b tbiuptnlsw ,betlhiedalrrtdnl r liuowedcg esdil rnit aohohewajnetd. cnt r nonneaueliineee n

Community

Tts u tisar eiboutyta ofii otdebit,thbt tiamtear xh t omshn lsaarwte a eeehandnn io arpriahn t afirysirvsnasyt scodsnp be

Amenities

Pilurnch ylead asrscnaasj sbyta tae r pa tnubseeawem oetneeldr.oo tvi ase yd tkdhrc biIe,isuonsydrkrtigrerynpr

Read more