With new Dot Londoners popping up daily, we thought we’d take you on a tour of London to see where they’re based. For this instalment, we’re taking a trip west to Notting Hill, home to the world famous Notting Hill Festival, to see which Dot Londoners call this part of London home.
Bandits is a chic fashion label created by London-based designer Ana Konder who is widely known for her innovative fur accessories. Designed to explore colour and shapes, the Bandits collection is guaranteed to brighten up any wardrobe. Completely hand-made in England, the collection is made of faux-fur and includes the line Bandit’s Girl for all of the adorable princesses of the world.
Behind a copper door on Notting Hill’s famed Clarendon Road you can find the stylish Casa Cruz, which is attracting the great and the good of London to its tables. Set over three floors, it has become a one-stop-shop from a night’s beginning to end as you can relax after dinner by the fire place or continue to work through the tequila list at the bar on the ground floor.
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The first of its kind in the UK, The Distillery is not only a working distillery in the centre of London, but also the home of the internationally-renowned Portobello Road gin and the critically acclaimed gin-blending experience, The Ginstitute. The four-floor building additionally includes two bars, a private dining room and three guest lodgings with unparalleled views of Portobello Road.
Koia is an independent health and beauty destination that provides specialised treatments and expertly curated products to those looking to transform their appearance through a wellness-oriented lifestyle. Koia believe that a healthy mind and body are the foundations of looking and feeling beautiful. They offer a number of health-oriented therapies, such as Osteopathy, Sports Therapy, Remedial and Pregnancy Massage, as well as facials, body scrubs and bespoke training in Yoga and Pilates.
If you’re now tempted to move to Notting Hill, talk to Westbourne London, one of the area’s longest-established estate agent. Founded in 1991, they have witnessed first-hand how the area has grown in popularity and being an independently run estate agents gives them an exceptional and unrivalled know-how about Notting Hill.