Hotels Near Wimbledon
Wimbledon is a suburban district of southwest London, England, in the London Borough of Merton, south ofWandsworth, northeast of New Malden, northwest of Mitcham, west of Streatham and north of Sutton. Wimbledon had a population of 58,449 in 2011 which includes the electoral wards of Abbey, Dundonald, Hillside, Trinity, Village and Wimbledon Park.
It is home to the Wimbledon Tennis Championships and New Wimbledon Theatre, and contains Wimbledon Common, one of the largest areas of common land in London. The residential and retail area is split into two sections known as the "village" and the "town", with the High Street being the rebuilding of the original medieval village, and the "town" having first developed gradually after the building of the railway station in 1838.
The Championships, Wimbledon, commonly known simply as Wimbledon, is the longest running tennis tournament globally, it is widely considered the most prestigious tennis event in the world.
The distance from East Putney station to Wimbledon station is roughly 2¾ miles. You have multiple travel options, if you prefer to pay a taxi fare for 2¾ miles instead. To travel by tube take the District line train from East Putney and dismount at Wimbledon.