The local town centre - Croydon is London's second largest shopping and cultural centre after the West End. Croydon is 5 minutes away by car or by bus or 15 minutes' walk. The Whitgift and the newly opened Centrale shopping centres house a variety of department stores. Croydon town centre boasts of plenty of restaurants and bars and exciting nightlife.
The Fairfield Halls (consisting of a concert hall, the Ashcroft Theatre and Arnhem Gallery) is the home of the London Mozart Players and has hosted a number of many famous faces. Fairfield Halls presents a variety of entertainment ranging from professional plays, musical recitals, orchestral concerts, pop concerts, comedy and professional wrestling. The halls also offer confrerence, meeting, wedding and party spaces for hire.
The newly built Vue Grants Cinema in Croydon High Street, has 10 screens with state-of-the-art Digital Dolby Surround Sound in every screen showing all the latest releases.
Valley Park Retail & Leisure Complex in Purley Way is less than 15 minutes by car or 20 minutes by public transport. The Retail Park is home to major department stores, larger retail units in B&Q & IKEA, leisure areas including an 8 screen Vue Cinema, Tenpin, a 25 lane bowling alley, complete with games arcade, restaurants and ample parking.
The area surrounding the guest house offers a vast array of shops, supermarkets, banks, bakers, cafes, restaurants, pubs, takeaways and delivery food outlets.
Tesco Express & Summerfield’s supermarkets are 5-minute walk away from the guest house.
Other attractions & Facilities: Mayday University Hospital, East & West Croydon Trains stations, Selhust Park - home of Crystal Palace Football Club, Crystal Palace National Athletic stadium.
Wimbledon Tennis Courts are easily accessible from the nearby East Croydon Tram Stop.
Epsom Downs Racecourse is accessible by train from the nearby East or West Croydon train stations or 20 minutes by road from Cedars House.
The Olympic Stadium, Stratford - the main venue for the 2012 Olympic Games in just over an hour away by train from nearby W Croydon Train Station.