The town of Weybridge is located in the borough of Elmbridge in the county of Surrey. Its position on the confluence of the River Thames and River Wey has added tremendous natural appeal to the region, attracting thousands of visitors with its scenic beauty. River Wey is also where the area gets its name from. Weybridge is home to six of the top ten most expensive streets to reside in in South East England, excluding those in Greater London. The area is also home to several museums that are popular attractions for visitors. The Elmbridge Museum showcases the history of the area; The London Bus Museum offers a fascinating look into the history of London buses and the Brooklands Museum is a must-visit venue for a look into the history of motorsports and aviation.
The UK headquarters of global electronics giant Sony is located in Weybridge. Toshiba and Procter & Gamble are two of the major multinationals that have their serviced offices here. Eurotax Glass, Abbey Business Centre and JTI are the other notable businesses in the area, employing a major portion of the available workforce. Waitrose has a huge outlet in the vicinity, as do Tesco and Sainsbury’s.
Entertainment And Dining Out
Thorpe Theme Park is the best way to spend an entire day with the family in the area. The Sandown Ski Slope also offers unique entertainment and is a superb choice for those who want to get their adrenaline pumping. When it’s time to eat, Osso Buco is where you need to go if you are looking for great Italian food. Meejana serves exotic Lebanese cuisine that is a real delight, whereas Sosio’s has classic French food on offer.
Weybridge railway station is the main railhead in the region, with access to train services on the South West Main Line. Direct trains take you into London Waterloo station within 30 minutes. Other destinations that can be reached by rail include Reading, Staines, Surbiton, Woking and Hounslow. Numerous bus routes provide easy connectivity to various locations within London, including Gatwick and Heathrow Airports.