Area guide

Elephant & Castle

Picture perfect living

Welcome to Elephant & Castle

The Elephant and Castle is one of the most central places in London - draw a circle​ on the map, and you will see it is equidistant from Westminster, the West End and the City. It also boasts a cosmopolitan population with a vibrant Latin American contingent. Furthermore Elephant and Castle is one of central London’s busiest areas, with the local major road junction and tube station of the same name making it a commuter’s dream. No wonder the area is so popular with young professionals working in the City where they can commute easily. But not only for city worker; its transport links are ideal for those keen to get into the heart of London for theatre, shopping and cultural experiences in an effortless way.Away from the shopping centre and tucked behind it are little gems: blitz-survived Victorian terraces, an authentic street market, a great dance centre and incredibly good schools.