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Marlow is undoubtedly one of the most desirable towns on the River Thames, situated in the river valley it is surrounded by the beauty of the Chiltern Hills. It is a thriving town which has attracted some of Londons best bars and restaurants.


Setting the Trend

Marlow is a thriving town that is putting itself on the map as one of the trendiest places to live outside London. The combination of a characterful Georgian market town and a vast selection of boutique shops, trendy restaurants and cafes add to the atmosphere and charm. We can recommend the Hand and Flowers, the first Gastropub to hold two Michelin stars or The Ivy which has recently come to town.

For the Family

Enjoy a stroll around the 23 acre Higginson set beside the river Thames, rent a boat and go on an adventure, find your way out of a grass maze or try to beat the family at Minigolf, there are lots of attractions to keep everyone entertained. Some of the best walks start in Marlow and the Thames Path will take you upstream towards Hurley or downstream towards Cookham.

Schooling and Education

You don't have to travel far to find some of the best schools in all categories and age ranges. Options include Spinfield School, Sir William Borlase's, Danesfield, Holy Trinity and Great Marlow School. Make sure to use our interactive map in your property search to see the closest schools to each house and how they perform.