Balham is a district in South London located in the borough of Wandsworth, London. Balham is known for having a great choice of pubs, cafes and restaurants. The area caters for everyone when it comes to food as the local pubs and restaurants are known for serving classics such as sausage rolls and fantastic Sunday Roasts as well as fantastic Thai, Japanese, French, Italian, Nepalese and Lebanese food as well as gluten-free pizzas which prove to be popular.
The district of Balham also has a great night scene as many head to Hagen & Hyde for live music on Saturday nights before dancing the night away at The Exhibit. The Exhibit also has a cinema at it’s location.
Balham is also known as a quirky cultural hotspot as the venue The Bedford has attracted massive names such as U2, The Clash and Ed Sheeran in the past. The area is also known for festivals such as the Balham Literary Festival and the Balham Comedy Festival. Balham is also randomly known for having sewing machine room.
Public Transport connect Balham to rest of London as the buses are constantly coming and going in the area while the overground will have you in Victoria in less than 15 minutes. Balham is the last stop on the Northern Line.
Searching for hotels in Balham? It is less than a 20 minute drive from The Lodge Hotel in Putney but you can also reach the area of Balham in around 35 minutes via public transport. Visit the area of Balham when you stay at The Lodge Hotel London. When you stay at The Lodge Hotel London you are treated to stylish rooms with luxurious beds which are dressed with soft white linen while rooms also come with super fast WiFi and flat screen televisions. You can also treat yourself to a fantastic dining experience at our in-house restaurant, Hide & Seed which features modern European cuisine & dishes from the Robata grill in a stylish and comfortable setting. Book direct today for the best rates and offers on hotels near Balham London.