Romford is a large town east of London. Once part of Essex, it is now identified as one of the potential major metropolitan centres for the future of development in Greater London.
Follow the A12 out of London, past Stratford and out through Leytonstone, passing the southern tip of Epping Forest, across the North Circular Road and eastwards towards Essex. About 5 miles inside the M25 is the large town of Romford, once part of Essex county, but now belonging to the Greater London region. Being 18 miles from the centre of London, serviced apartments in Romford may be a little further out than some other ‘commuter centres’, but makes up for that by being a large town of almost a hundred thousand people, with all the amenities, services and sources of entertainment expected of a place its size. In fact, the town is listed as one of the 13 significant metropolitan centres in the London Plan.
Romford railway station is in London Travel Zone 6. A branch line shuttle connects to Upminster, where the London Underground District Line can be accessed. Visitors to our Romford serviced apartments may want to check out Wanstead Park and Wanstead Flats, a few miles to the west, both favourite haunts of Romford locals, perfect for fresh air and Sunday afternoon walks.