• Craven Cottage - Fulham Football Club

  • The Nadler Kensington Exterior

  • The Nadler Kensington Reception

  • The Nadler Kensington Exterior

Craven Cottage - Fulham Football Club

Resting on the banks of the Thames, Craven Cottage- Fulham FC’s home ground and the oldest football stadium in London, is a must see for any visitor or football fan travelling through the city.

If you’re looking for a hotel in West London, near to Fulham Football Club, The Nadler Kensington is a situated just a short distance away.

Tours

Craven Cottage exudes the character and history befitting of London’s oldest professional football club. Step through the listed turnstiles of the 19th Century ground, then make your way to the changing rooms while exploring a truly unique Premier League stadium. Tours of Fulham FC’s ground are available on selected days, to avoid disappointment, please book in advance or please call ahead to check availability before you travel.

Staying at our Kensington hotel? Speak to our Local Ambassadors, who will be able to assist you with your booking requirements in and around West London.

Stadium Tours

  • Cottage Tour: the guided Stadium Tour experience
  • Group Tours: an exclusive tour for 15 people or more
  • Tour and Sunday Lunch: finish your experience in style with lunch
  • My First Matchday: a one-of-a-kind experience for a young fan

All tour guests are advised to register with the Tour Guide inside the Cafe at the Cottage, located beside the Johnny Haynes Statue. 

Tour includes

  • Johnny Haynes Statue
  • The Johnny Haynes Stand
  • Television Studio
  • Pitch Side Dugouts
  • Chairman's Box
  • Chairman's Club
  • George Cohen Lounge
  • Cottage Balcony
  • Home Team Changing Room
  • Cottage Forecourt and Tunnel Entry

Make sure you pick up your Fulham merchandise from the Stadium Store while there.

Dates and times

Scheduled tours run on selected dates at 11:15am. If the 11:15am tour is full, a second will run from 1:15pm. Tour guests are advised to arrive and register 30 minutes before the tour commences.

Call 0843 208 1234 (Option 4, 9am-5pm Mon-Fri) or email cottagetours@fulhamfc.com for further info or to book. For more information, please click here for the Fulham Football Club website. 

Directions

Directions from The Nadler Kensington


Walking 

Transport for London’s Walking Journey Planner is a useful resource for planning your trip to and from the stadium. Another useful online journey planner is operated by Walk It.

Underground - Putney Bridge (Zone 2)

Distance from Craven Cottage: 0.7 miles District Line
The closest station to Craven Cottage, Putney Bridge is approximately a 10 – 20 min walk from the stadium.
Exit the station and walk through the underpass into Bishops Park. Follow the path through Bishops Park then along the river until you reach the stadium. 

Underground - Hammersmith (Zone 2)

Distance from Craven Cottage: 1.4 miles
Hammersmith & City Line / Circle Line / Piccadilly Line / District Line
Craven Cottage is also within reach of Hammersmith station, which is approximately a 20 – 40 min walk north-west of the stadium.  There are two Underground stations, one serving the Hammersmith & City & Circle Lines and the other serving the Piccadilly Line and the District Line. 

Accessible Transport

The nearest tube stations with step free access from the platform to the exit are Hammersmith (Hammersmith & City Line) and Wimbledon. For more information, please call Transport for London on 0843 322 1234 or textphone 020 7918 3500. 

Bus

From Kingston-upon-Thames bus station: take either the number 85 or C4 bus to Putney Bridge. The ground is approximately 10 - 15 min walk from Putney Bridge. From Hammersmith: take the number 220 bus which runs down Fulham Palace Road. From Putney: take the number 74, 424 or the 220 to Fulham Palace Road. For further details call the London Transport Line on 0843 322 1234. 

Mainline Stations to Putney Bridge 

Paddington: direct train (19 mins)
Victoria: direct train or 1 change (20 mins)
Kings Cross: 1 change (32 mins)
Euston: 1 or 2 changes (35 mins) 

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