London area of North London guide

What to do and where to stay in London's North London neighbourhood

Generally speaking, the districts north of the River Thames are known as North London. They include the City of London, and the London boroughs of Barking and Dagenham, Barnet, Brent, Camden, Ealing, Enfield, Hackney, Hammersmith and Fulham, Haringey, Harrow, Harrow, Havering, Hillingdon, Hounslow, Islington, Kensington and Chelsea, Newham, Redbridge, Tower Hamlets, Waltham Forest, and Westminster. The vast majority of the London Underground network is in North London. In football, the famous North London derby involves Premier League sides Arsenal and Tottenham Hotspur.

See our recommended nearby North London Hotels, Entertainment, Sights and Attractions, Shopping, Restaurants, Pubs, Nightlife, Leisure, Education, and Meeting Venues.

North London Hotels

in or near North London
The Haverstock Hotel
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel
154 Haverstock Hill, NW3
Formerly a public house known as The Haverstock Arms, The Haverstock Hotel in Hampstead is a newly restored boutique property. Situated between Belsize Park and Camden ... More
Holiday Inn Camden Lock Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel
30 Jamestown Road, NW1
Housed in an exciting modernist 'white box' building, and with some of London's maddest and most entertaining shopping and nightlife on the doorstep, the Holiday Inn ... More
London Marriott Hotel Regents Park
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel
128 King Henry's Road, NW3
In the quiet suburbs of Swiss Cottage - the tube stop is five minutes walk away - the London Marriott Hotel Regents Park offers large rooms ... More

North London Entertainment

in or near North London
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The Forum
London > Entertainment > Live Music
9-17 Highgate Road, North London, London NW51JY
Once a gorgeous art deco cinema, The Forum is now an essential mid-sized rock venue. It's got everything you want from the North London rock scene, ... More
Bound & Gagged Tufnell Park
London > Entertainment > Comedy Clubs
Progress Bar, Tufnell Park Road, North London, London N7
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The Lion & Unicorn Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
42-44 Gaisford Street, North London, London NW5
Located in Kentish Town, The Lion & Unicorn Theatre is home to the Giant Olive Theatre Company. The venue has built up a strong reputation for ... More

North London Sights and Attractions

The best museums, galleries, attractions in or near North London
Kentish Town City Farm
London > Attractions > Attractions for Kids
1 Cressfield Close, Grafton Road, North London, London NW5
With its organic garden, active breeding programme, ever-evolving range of animals, pony rides (at the weekends, weather permitting), activities and school tours, the 4.5 acre Kentish ... More
Spring Projects
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
Spring House, 10 Spring Place, North London, London NW5
A fine art gallery showing contemporary works but the difference here is the exhibitions are dedicated to showing pieces where fashion, fine art and design works ... More

North London Shopping

The best shops and markets in or near London's North London
Orientalist
London > Shopping > House and Garden
74-80 Highgate Road, North London, London NW5
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Kasra Carpets
London > Shopping > House and Garden
99 Highgate Road, North London, London NW5
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Acupuncture & Cupping in Central London, Camden
London > Shopping > Health and Beauty
The College Practice, 60 Highgate Road, North London, London NW5
The World Health Organisation has recognised Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) as being effective in treating a wide range of conditions Acupuncture promotes the even flow of ... More

North London Restaurants

What are the best dining options in or near North London London?
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The Vine
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
86 Highgate Road, North London, London NW5
Gastropub with a large fireflace and patio. ... More
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Lalibela
London > Restaurants > African restaurants
137 Fortess Road, North London, London NW5
Bohemian Ethiopian restaurant with unique rituals and relaxed ambience. Forget knives and forks, eating with your fingers is the way forward at Lalibela. Encouraging a truly hands-on ... More
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The Pineapple
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
51 Leverton Street, North London, London NW5
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North London Pubs

The best pubs in or near London North London.
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The Vine
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
86 Highgate Road, North London, London NW5
Gastropub with a large fireflace and patio. ... More
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The Southampton Arms
London > Nightlife > Pubs
139 Highgate Road, North London, London NW5
The only dedicated ale and cider house in London, the Southampton Arms sells only beers and ciders from independent UK breweries. This Kentish Town traditional boozer ... More
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The Junction Tavern
London > Nightlife > Pubs
101 Fortess Road, North London, London NW5
Having been voted North London pub of the Year 2008 by CAMRA - the Campaign for Real Ale for those of you who don't know your ... More

North London Nightlife

North London clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
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The Champagne Bar
London > Nightlife > Bars
St Pancras International, Euston Road, North London, London NW1
At 90 metres, The Champagne Bar at St Pancras International is Europe's longest and presents a very glamourous way to start your journey to Paris before ... More
The Dome
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
1 Dartmouth Park Hill, North London, London N19
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The Dome
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
178 Junction Road, North London, London N19
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North London Leisure

North London gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
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Parliament Hill
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Highgate Road, North London, London NW5
Originally a point of defense for troops loyal to parliament during the English Civil War, Parliament Hill (previously known as Traitor's Hill) is now a favoured ... More
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Caroline Pick Yoga
London > Leisure > Fitness
131 Brecknock Road, North London, London N19
Yoga from within from one of the UK's foremost practitioners. Caroline Pick uses yoga to exercise the body as an extension of the mind, and her ... More
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Parliament Hill Lido
London > Leisure > Activities
Parliament Hill Fields, Gordon House Road, North London, London NW5
The gorgeous unheated Parliament Hill Lido on Hampstead Heath (also called 'Hampstead Heath Lido') was upgraded not so long ago when it had a generous 2.9million ... More

North London Education

in or near North London
Shaolin Temple UK
London > Education > Language Courses
207a Junction Road, Tufnell Park, North London, London N19
One of the few places in London where you can learn Mandarin up to GCSE level. Not only that, you can take calligraphy, meditation, kick boxing ... More

North London Meeting Venues

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course in or near North London.
Oasis North London
London > Business > Venue Hire
Unit 2000, Regis Road, North London, London NW5
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VAC Meetings Rooms
London > Business > Venue Hire
293-299 Kentish Town Road, North London, London NW5
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