Redhill - a hub of entertainment
The bustling town of Redhill, situated on the London commuter belt, is a hive of activity and a central location for entertainment in the area. Visit the Belfry shopping centre for all your shopping needs, or visit the market, open three times a week, to browse the local goods. The town’s crown jewel is the Harlequin Theatre, located right at the centre of Redhill. The Waller Cinema shows the latest releases, while the main auditorium airs everything from musicals to dance shows.
A stone’s throw from central London
Looking for a London location without the huge prices? Redhill is a half-hour train journey to London Victoria, where you’ll find some of London’s most popular attractions - including Buckingham Palace and St James’s Park. Redhill is even closer to trendy Croydon. A buzzing centre of culture and nightlife, Croydon boasts a pub theatre, an open-air rooftop cinema and a vibrant restaurant district.
Visit a historic parkland and estate
Nearby Gatton Park offers an escape from the hustle and bustle of the city suburbs. This 600-acre estate boasts gardens, woodland and open parklands, managed by the Gatton Trust and the National Trust. Explore the walled garden and orchard, take tea in the Japanese Garden, and don’t miss out on the main feature: the lake, ponds and water features created by 18-century landscape artist Lancelot ‘Capability’ Brown. Looking for accommodation in Redhill? Travelodge has a hotel in the centre of the town, within walking distance of Redhill’s main attractions. Nearby Travelodge Dorking is also a good choice, situated on the doorstep of the Surrey Hills.