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We are situated in the northwest of Greater London and boast fantastic transport links to the centre of England's capital city. Heathrow airport is a mere twenty minutes away, which is very convenient for our overseas boarders. Luton Airport is also close by and can be reached in forty-five minutes by public transport.

Although there are no tube or railway stations in Harefield, an excellent bus service runs that provides links to Northwood and Uxbridge - both places are home to the Metropolitan tube line with the latter also offering the Piccadilly line.

Harefield itself is a beautiful village and gives boarders immediate access to a range of convenience stores, restaurants and a post office. It is also situated near some of London's most beautiful attractions. 

Rickmansworth Aquadrome

The Aquadrome covers 41 hectares and is home to a wide variety of facilities from wooded walks, lakes, play areas, a cafe and lush green open spaces. As a Local Nature Reserve it is also home to a variety of wildlife and plants and with its diverse habitats is an ideal place for walks and picnics. 

Ruislip Lido

The Lido is a 60-acre lake with sandy beaches and a narrow gauge railway around it, is set on the edge of Ruislip woods. Facilities include:

  • Beach
  • Woodland Centre
  • Cafe/restaurant beach side 
  • Play  and watersplashareas 



Uxbridge is a popular destination for boarders at weekends and boasts an excellent range of shops, restaurants and activities. There is a modern shopping centre, a cinema and superb transport links to London.

Uxbridge also has an excellent library that is regularly frequented by our studious boarders.



To the north of us lies Watford. More shopping centres, restaurants and activities can be found in this vibrant city. Furthermore, it is home to Watford FC a Premier League football club. As a boarder of Lord Adonis House, you have the option to snap up a free ticket to all home games.

Clubs and the Community

Many of our boarders are keen to join local clubs on their arrival to Lord Adonis House. We have very good relationships with Harefield Football Club, Harefield Cricket Club and Ruislip Rugby Club. We also assisted with the creation of the Harefield Youth Club and have excellent partnerships with St Mary's Parish Church.