Overview of SE16 7RN, Greenland Quay, Rotherhithe

From a total of 50 reviews, SE16 7RN scores 3.84 out of 5 - which is one of the worst rated places to live in this area. SE16 7RN is in London, in the borough of Southwark, Greater London. Most people give the area 3.84 stars. 10 of 50 reviewers rated SE16 7RN 5 stars, with comments such as ‘I like that the area is quiet and lovely place to return to after a long day's work.’. However, others were more equivocal in their assessment, for example, one reviewer said ‘There needs to be regenration as there isnt enough local amwnities near bye.’. The neighbouring postcodes are SE16 7WE, SE16 2LS, SE8 5DY, SE8 5EJ, SE16 7AP, SE16 3FS. SE16 2LS is rated the best nearby postcode to live, with a score of 3.89 out of 5 from 55 reviews. SE16 3FS is rated the worst nearby postcode to live, with a score of 3.71 out of 5 from 41 reviews.
50 reviews within 1 km Greenland Quay, London SE16 7RN, UK

Excellent

10 reviews

20.0%

Very Good

25 reviews

50.0%

Average

12 reviews

24.0%

Disappointing

3 reviews

6.0%

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Most Positive

I like that the area is quiet and lovely place to return to after a long day's work.

1 km from your search

By Ann Moss

Most Negative

There needs to be regenration as there isnt enough local amwnities near bye.

0.7 km from your search

By Sammy b

Rotherhithe St, SE16 5LJ
0.8 km from your search
By Tahiya Z
Living by such a body of water is a privilege few Londoners are lucky enough to enjoy.

The most appealing aspect of the area is definitely the proximity to the river Thames. Living by such a body of water is a privilege few Londoners are lucky enough to enjoy. The area can get eerily quiet at night, which can be a bit scary. Having said this, families are plentiful and the area is relatively safe. Many families have pets and you can be sure to bump into a fair few residents out walking their dog at any given time of day.

Transport

The area has decent transport links, with two overground stations and one underground stations within walking distance. However, to those residing further north-east, the journey is quite a trek. Bus routes servicing the area are plentiful, and reasonably regular. They are well maintained, and manage rush hour times well with no customer left on the curb.

Community

Parking availablity is reasonable - the majority of residents park off-road in gated car parks. Single yellows are plentiful and abundantly available during the evenings outside of restricted hours. The area is blissfully quiet and does not suffer anti-social behaviour often, although occasionally this does occur. This is a great area for families and indeed many families reside on this street.

Amenities

The local area boasts some stunning views over the river Thames, and there are a number of green open spaces situated within comfortable walking distance. Nestled in the heart of SE16 is Stave Hill Ecological Park - a beautiful and tranquil open expanse, frequented by locals and visitors to the area alike for its scenic greens and water features. Rotherhithe tunnel, only one of two river crossings (for cars) in East London is located conveniently nearby for a quick and easy trip north of the river. For those without a car, the area has fairly good transport links with two overground stations and one underground, and a number of bus routes servicing the entire area. Surrey Quays shopping centre is the local hang-out for the area youth, and a great place to grab a cheeky takeaway. The area could use a station to the North East, as all train stations are clustered to the south west.

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Ann Moss Way, SE16 2TL
1 km from your search
By Ann Moss
I like that the area is quiet and lovely place to return to after a long day's work.

I like that the area is quiet and lovely place to return to after a long day's work. There area a few restaurants with not much nightlife as this would be mostly in central London. It is convenient and ideal for families with children and young married couples. There are many upcoming new-builts. It's the kind of place where you know you will be able to settle comfortably and not have to worry about noise and safety.

Transport

SE16 is close to the Canada Water station which happens to be on the Jubilee line and Overground line. The station can get crowded during rush hour, but train come on time mostly. It is also within walking distance to Bermondsey and Surrey Quays stations. There are many buses around the area though traffic on the road can sometimes mean buses are also stuck even though there are separate bus lanes. Recently the cycleway in the area going into central London has been completed and a lot more are using bicycles instead of public transport.

Community

Residents here are diverse and the area is peaceful and close to Central London. Mostly families and working professionals live in the area given its ideal location close to Canary Wharf and London Bridge. Relatively safe area though we have heard of the occasional pick-pockets. Noise level is low given it is a very quiet residential area.

Amenities

Surrey Quays shopping centre is 5 mins away with many shops including clothing and fashion, Tesco Extra, the Range, phone repairs, Halifax and HSBC Bank branches. There's Decathlon near the shopping complex which is very convenient and popular for the local community to get sports equipment and attire. There's also a free public library close to the tube station. Restaurants in the area are not limited. There's a variety of good Italian, British, Vietnamese and Chinese restaurants within close vicinity of one another, and many cafes and pubs open for brunches or wholesome Sunday roasts. There's also a free gym and swimming pool for residents in the area during Fridays (all day), Saturdays and Sundays (after 2pm). There is also a huge park behind the neighborhood that has ping pong tables, tennis courts, playground for children and a nice running path. Residents here are diverse and the area is peaceful and close to Central London.

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London, SE8 3PY
0.7 km from your search
By Sammy b
There needs to be regenration as there isnt enough local amwnities near bye.

There needs to be regenration as there isnt enough local amwnities near bye.

Transport

There are not enough transport links in the area. Youll have to travel miles to get in the bus or train. Which is very annoying. However it is very clean. There is definitely lack of night bus.

Community

Good asoects is that it is safe to live in the area there are lots of cctv cameras which gives me a peace of mind. There are moslty couples and families living here. The bad aspect is there is sometimes anti social behaviour.

Amenities

There arent any local bars or shops or restaurants nearby. There are many open sapces which i go myslef and relax and enjoy nature.

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Cookham Cres, SE16 6AW
0.9 km from your search
By Chantina
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London, SE8 3QP
0.8 km from your search
By kate
Surrey quays is very well connected.

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Scawen Rd, SE8 5AG
0.7 km from your search
By Luz
Quite a few shops around

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Sweden Gate, SE16 7TL
0.3 km from your search
By AMMar
fair bit of walking (10-15 mins) to get to any station or main bus route. But once you get there the links are great

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Rotherhithe, SE16 7LA
0.4 km from your search
By Henna
One of my favourite areas in London.

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London, SE16 7EP
0.5 km from your search
By Stu118500
Quiet & leafy, but in a Zone 2 location

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Amenities

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Rope St, SE16 7TQ
0.5 km from your search
By Jan H
Good, quiet area to live

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