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Amazing interior painting

I love this place and have visited three times with school children. It is hard to book but worth... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2018
Jane B
Awesomely beautiful

The biggest Buddhist chapel outside Thailand! Impressive! It's a pity that photos are not allowed... read more

Reviewed 5 August 2018
TeresaBivar
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Wimbledon Parkside 14 Calonne Road | Wimbledon Parkside, London SW19 5HJ, England
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Reviewed 7 August 2018

I love this place and have visited three times with school children. It is hard to book but worth the effort as the interior of the temple has the most fabulous paintings.

Thank Jane B
Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

The biggest Buddhist chapel outside Thailand! Impressive! It's a pity that photos are not allowed inside, but it's a space for cult. Worth a visit.

Thank TeresaBivar
Reviewed 16 July 2018

It was smelly and damp inside and the yellow robes of Samphatal smelt of mold. Parking as usual in such places which is a standard service was well beyond reproach.

Thank AnandaA203
Reviewed 9 July 2018

Set in a suburban side street with Wimbledon Common just a stone's throw away, this temple and its grounds has all the finest ingredients, and makes for a very pleasant visit. My suggestion is to see this on a weekday. There is parking on site...More

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Reviewed 29 May 2018 via mobile

I Love Visiting Wat Buddhapadipa. Beautiful Temple. Very Peaceful Place to be .Walking around taking everything in. Enjoying events. Relaxing listening to Nature.And getting away from Negativity. Happy Days

Thank Matt M
Reviewed 15 May 2018 via mobile

So there you are walking the leafing, well-heeled roads by Wimbledon Common and suddenly you stumble across the Buddhapadipa Temple. A beautiful small Buddhist temple that is clearly much loved and well looked after. Truly remarkable.

Thank Peter S
Reviewed 8 April 2018

Fantastic place to escape to. Beautiful temple. Walk around the grounds, over bridges. Lots of messages of Buddhist wisdom to read as you go. Went when there was a festival, everyone welcoming. Street food was delicious and entertainment great.

Thank billbob_melon
Reviewed 3 March 2018

Been here a few times now, beautiful in the summer especially when there is an event on! Food stalls and refreshing drinks available when events are on, calm and peaceful absolute bliss

Thank ChipAdvisor44
Reviewed 21 February 2018

We love visiting this Buddhist temple whenever we can. A very nice, peaceful and such a calm place, especially the sanctuary garden. My kid really love the garden and the small stream in it. As we are from outside London, ususally would takes us between...More

2  Thank Peach K
Reviewed 27 January 2018 via mobile

This place is a hidden gem! Everyone is always welcome, the temple has beauty painting inside with such great details. They do events all through our the year and the thai new year is an amazing day to visit! They have blossom trees that fill...More

Thank Tee F
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Response from Peach K | Reviewed this property |
Hi, Martin Song Kran festival for this year is on Sunday 15th April 2018 from 09:00 AM till 05:00 PM. Strictly no parking on Calonne road and vicinity, public transport is highly recommended. There will be Thai... More
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Response from Lilo G | Reviewed this property |
Went there Sunday afternoon, not sure until what time they open it , but you can call the temple 0208 946 1357 they are very helpful an did call to ask for directions, outside Wimbledon tube station on your right take bus... More
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