Enjoy an active retirement at the heart of London
Choosing London as your retirement destination will bring you all the benefits of the capital; the shopping, arts, entertainment and culture, all while enjoying your retirement lifestyle in the quiet, charismatic suburbs of the county: away from the hustle and bustle of the city.
Things to do in Greater London
There’s so much to enjoy in and around the county, but if you’re not familiar with the local area, here are just a few of the activities you can enjoy.
London is one of the most popular tourist destinations in the world, and its world famous landmarks are a big part of this. If you’re retiring in London, you’ll have all these attractions right on your doorstep, so you’ll be able to take easy days out to see the Tower of London, Big Ben, the London Eye, the Shard, Westminster Abbey and lots more.
London is home to a vast array of different high streets, malls and markets all selling a variety of goods and produce, and stands as one of the most popular shopping destinations in the world. Set aside some shopping days in your retirement and enjoy unique shopping spots like Camden, Covent Garden, Westfield, Oxford Street and many more.
Being one of the largest and most widely visited cities in the world, London is home to a huge mix of different attractions and places of interest that provide some great days out in your retirement. From SEA LIFE London and London Zoo, to Madame Tussaud’s and the London Dungeons, you’ll never be short on things to do.
London is also one of the most cultured cities in the world, and retiring in the city means you can enjoy the city’s unique English culture in greater depth. With notable cultural attractions like the British Museum, the Tate Galleries, the West End and the presence of the Royal Family seen through Buckingham Palace.
Your London Retirement Home
All of our London retirement apartments will provide you with everything you need to enjoy your retirement. Whether you’re socialising with the other residents in the communal ’ Lounge or relaxing with a good book in the gardens, you’ll always feel at home with one of our apartments.
The facilities at your retirement home are second to none, and your dedicated Lodge Manager means there’s always a familiar face nearby to answer any questions you may have. You’ll be located close to shops, doctor’s surgeries, banks, bakers, butchers and all of the other conveniences you would expect to find in a county like Greater London.
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To find out more about our retirement developments in the nearby area, you can view the individual properties, or contact our friendly team to have a discussion about your specific requirements.
News & Lifestyle in Greater London
When Mike and his wife Shirley were looking to downsize from their four-bedroom property that they had lived in for over 40 years, they didn’t think twice about moving into a Churchill Retirement Living apartment at Laurel Lodge in Carshalton.
Paul and Jean Reynolds took advantage of Churchill’s Home Exchange service when downsizing to a brand new apartment at Edinburgh Lodge in Orpington, and they couldn’t be happier about the new lifestyle they’re now enjoying.