Shopping, entertainment and education
For all of your everyday needs, there's a wide range of shops located within half a mile of Station View including supermarkets, newsagents, a post office, pharmacy and many more. For everything else and for when you need your fix of retail therapy, just go a little bit further into the town centre. Here you will find shopping options for every age, style and budget, from bustling farmers' markets in to cobbled streets, to indoor shopping centres boasting all the high street names, not to mention independent retailers and one-off boutiques for the something a little bit more inspired.
When it comes to your leisure time, in the town centre you can enjoy everything from films, plays, shows and exhibitions to music and dance thanks to a great performance arts and cultural scene. Guildford has the most visited art gallery in Surrey, the Guildford House Gallery and there is also the Guildford Museum for a taste of local history. Stoke Park is home to the Guilfest music festival while days out could be enjoted at Guildford Castle or one of the many parks nearby. For those with children, there are nursery, primary, secondary and sixth form schools within 5 miles of Station View, so no matter what their age, educational facilities are conveniently close by.
Getting out and about from Station View is easy, whether you're going by road or rail or from business or pleasure. Junction 10 of the M25 can be found just 8.5 miles away, while Junction 3 of the M3 is just 10.5 miles from home. Guildford lies at the beginning of the A31 and is bypassed by the A3, which links London and Portsmouth. Guildford's main train staion lies next to Station View and serves the Portsmouth Direct Line between Lonson Waterloo and Portsmouth Harbour. There are also direct lines to Aldershot, Reading, Gatwick Airport via Dorking and Redhill and alternative London routes which pass though Cobham and Stoke D'Abernon and Epsom. For journeys further afield, Heathrow, Airport is just 22 miles from your door, while Gatwick Airport is 35 miles away.