Esher is a small town situated in the county of Surrey. Just 14 miles from the centre of London, the town is part of the Greater London Urban Area and is popular with commuters. World-renowned member of The Beatles, George Harrison, was one of the famous residents of Esher. The Beatles also had a recording studio in the vicinity. The popular British sitcom, On The Up, was filmed on location in Esher. Numerous places of interest such as Garsons Farm, Claremont Park and the Sandown Park Racecourse attract hordes of visitors to the region.
High Street and Portsmouth Road are the main commercial centres in Esher, home to most of the serviced offices in the area. Renowned letting agents, Knight Frank, have their offices in town. Different types of businesses including real estate companies, builders, investment analysts, computer professionals and financial institutions have a presence in the region. Marks & Spencer, Argos, Next, Debenhams, Wilkinson’s and Laura Ashley are some of the bigger retail brands with stores in Esher.
Entertainment And Dining Out
The region is home to several renowned theatres such as the Peacock Theatre, Riverhouse Barn, Cecil Hepworth Theatre and West End. You can catch different types of performances including drama, dance, musicals and comedy at these venues for a great evening of fun and entertainment. Cote Brasserie is one of the top rated eateries in the area, famous for its eggs Benedict and superb Sunday brunch. Sherpa Kitchen, which serves some of the best Nepalese food outside of Nepal, is a great place to dine with friends or family. If you’re in the mood for Chinese fare instead, you cannot go wrong with La Orient.
Esher railway station provides access to services on the South West Main Line. Regular train services run from London Waterloo station to Esher, offering connectivity to all the stops on the route. Heathrow and Gatwick Airports can be accessed by numerous bus routes that run throughout the day. Local buses are a convenient way to reach other locations in Surrey, as well as to get around town.