Get Social at Ten Degrees
Croydon has seen extensive regeneration, with the area becoming a hotspot for social activities. Everyone flocks to Boxpark Croydon to sample the local food and drink options, while open spaces and cultural experiences are also highly sought after.
Croydon's latest assets, Boxpark has revitalized the area and helped it become a major London hotspot. There are plenty of food options on offer, as well as a mix of bars, pop-ups and regular events that see everyone head to Boxpark Croydon.
The Cronx Bar
Locals have affectionately nicknamed Croydon The Cronx after New York's The Bronx. The Cronx Bar embodies the new title more than most with its funky settings and a large selection of ales and craft beers that are sure to go down a treat.
Located in the Whitgift Centre, Turf Projects is the first entirely artist-run contemporary art space in Croydon. It has supported the work of 400 artists so far and runs workshops, galleries and exhibits of the best emerging talent.
If you want to get back to nature, head to Wandle Park. The 8.5 hectares of space features a river flowing through and lots of green space to wander around for a scenic stroll. It's an ideal spot to walk your dog after they've received some pet pampering at Ten Degrees' on-site pet spa.
Local Area Around Ten Degrees
There's so much going on in Croydon [that] it might be hard to leave the area. Fortunately, those venturing further afield have plenty of options, whether they're looking for hipster vibes in Crystal Palace, the hustle and bustle of the West End, or rural settings in Sutton.
From street tours to pop-ups, Croydon has a lot going for it these days. Boxpark is the main draw, but the CR0 postcode had bags of charm long before the food and retail park made its way to the area. Get to know Croydon by visiting the local brutalist architecture at Fairfield Halls, which has been a staple of the area since the sixties.
Perched on a steep hill, the views from Crystal Palace are worth a visit alone. Recently, it's become somewhat of a bohemian paradise with funky shops, a boutique cinema and a wide selection of restaurants that serve dishes from all over the world.
The town of Sutton offers lots of green space, a local pond that only adds to the charm of the area and independent shops dotted along the mile-long high street. A visit here offers the chance to tone things down a bit from the usual hustle and bustle of London.
The West End
Croydon's extensive travel network means you can be in the West End in just 30 minutes. Shop until you drop on Oxford Street and Bond Street, try out the many West End restaurants, and round your day off with a show at one of the many theatres in Leicester Square and Covent Garden.
Welcome to Ten Degrees
Located opposite East Croydon station and Boxpark, Ten Degrees comprises 44 floors of premium apartments in Croydon's tallest building. Residents can enjoy a modern renting experience with on-site lifestyle amenities and easy travel links that arrive in London Bridge in just 15 minutes.
Ten Degrees caters to the modern-day renter with the type of lifestyle amenities you'd typically find in a hotel. Soak up views of the London skyline while you're working up a sweat at the rooftop gym, grab some popcorn and watch a film in the cinema room, and champion flexible working in the co-working spaces.
Ten Degrees features 546 pet-friendly apartments in one, two and three-bedroom options. Each one has been tastefully designed with king-size bedrooms, built-in wardrobes, smeg appliances and full furnishings that include three-seater sofas and multimedia stands in the living room.
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Fitness at Ten Degrees
Achieve your workout goals, either at the on-site gym at Ten Degrees or by joining one of the many fitness centres in Croydon. Whether you're into cardio, weightlifting, swimming or yoga, you'll be sure to find somewhere that caters to your fitness needs.
A rooftop gym at the Ten Degrees development means you can beat your personal best while enjoying unrivalled views of the capital. State-of-the-art equipment is available, as is a personal trainer, who can tailor a workout plan that helps you achieve your goals.
Pure Gym Croydon
Choose from 220 pieces of gym equipment, 50 free weekly workout classes and a ladies-only area at Pure Gym Croydon. Be flexible with your workouts too, thanks to Pure Gyms 24/7 opening times and no-contract policy.
Get a fully comprehensive workout at Nuffield Health, which provides regular health MOTs and access to wellbeing experts. Work up a sweat at the modern gym, make a splash in the swimming pool and relax in the spa. It's all in a day's workout!
Whether you're new to yoga or have been finding your zen for years, MoreYoga is a welcoming place where you can find peace of mind. There's an array of options on offer, including regular workshops and classes, online options and special events, such as life drawing and yoga.
Spaces at Ten Degrees
Ten Degrees was designed with the modern-day renter in mind and provide a host of lifestyle amenities that champion the local community. Residents will enjoy a five-star service that includes 24/7 on-site management, lounge rooms, co-working spaces and more.
24/7 on-site management
There's always someone on-site at Ten Degrees, making sure everything is running smoothly. Residents also enjoy prompt maintenance service and parcel collections. You'll never miss a package again.
Invite some friends over and gorge on popcorn while watching a movie in the luxury on-site cinema room.
Enjoy a drink or two at the Sky Lounge while enjoying sweeping views of the London skyline.
Fancy yourself as a master chef? Cook up a storm and host your own dinner party in the private dining room.
Embrace your competitive side and take on other residents and friends in the games lounge.
Little Rex and Rover can enjoy the high life at Ten Degrees with a pet pampering at the on-site pet spa.
Working from home will take on a new meaning at the co-working space. Make business contacts and work in the luxury settings of the Ten Degrees development.
Restaurants and Retail Ten Degrees
Croydon is fast becoming a London hotspot, which means there's always a new restaurant or shop cropping up in the area. From local favourites to Boxpark Croydon, there's plenty to do, see and eat in the CR0 postcode.
A staple of Croydon, Tre Fratelli is a family-run restaurant serving up tasty Italian cuisine. Enjoy an extensive menu of pasta, meats, fish and pizzas while washing it all down with an enticing wine menu that features some of the best reds and whites in the area.
You will find MEATliquor in Boxpark, with the popular chain bringing their tasty burgers to the South London neighbourhood of Croydon. Will you opt for the Dead Hippie burger, Burgerloo veggie burger, or maybe you'll grab a plate of chicken instead?
Little Bay Croydon
Head to the Little Bay for modern European dishes in the heart of South Croydon. Take in the theatrical decor as you chow down on the three-course menu while listening to the live opera and live music that's on show during selected nights.
A Westfield Shopping Centre is scheduled to open in Croydon in the near future. In the meantime, however, the Whitgift Centre provides all your shopping needs with high-street fashion favourites. It's been going strong in Croydon for 50 years.
Valley Park Retail Area
Located in Purley Way, Valley Park Retail Area is a favourite with Croydon locals. It features a large Vue multiplex, bowling centre, restaurants, a gym and shops that include DFS and Next megastores. Oh, and the parking is free too!