Soma Books

 
 
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38 Kennington Lane, SE11 4LS 
 
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Opening and closing times for Soma Books

Today (Friday) Soma Books closes at 18.00

Monday:

10.30
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18.00
 
 

Tuesday:

10.30
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18.00
 
 

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10.30
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18.00
 
 

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18.00
 
 

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10.30
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18.00
 
 

Saturday:

Closed
 
 

Sunday:

Closed
 
 

LondonTown.com - Soma Books Location Map

 
 
 
Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Kennington Tube Station
 
3 minutes walk
 
Elephant & Castle Tube Station
 
6 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
 
Waterloo East Railway Station
 
17 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Elephant and Castle NCP
 
6 minutes walk
 
Library Street NCP
 
12 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

Further articles featuring Soma Books on LondonTown.com

 
What to do in London Throughout 2014

With an exciting calendar of events, London 2014 is shaping up to be another special year. Find out the best of what's happening throughout the capital this year with our thorough guide to 2014's finest entertainment.

 
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Hotels near Soma Books

Near Soma Books
Days Hotel London Waterloo
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £56  33% off
54 Kennington Road, SE1 | 10 minutes from Soma Books
The area where this hotel is located has become the vibrant cultural heart of London, with theatres, concert halls and art galleries lined-up against the South ... More
 
 
 
H10 London Waterloo Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £83  31% off
284-302 Waterloo Road, SE1 | 11 minutes from Soma Books
The H10 London Waterloo is a recently-built hotel providing comfortable and well-lit rooms and an ideally-located base from which to get around central London. The hotel ... More
 
 
 
Novotel London Waterloo
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £88  38% off
113 Lambeth Road, SE1 | 12 minutes from Soma Books
A modern hotel with multilingual staff and some rooms that offer marvellous views of the Houses of Parliament. It's not as close to Waterloo as the ... More
 
 
 
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Alternative Books nearest Soma Books

Nearest to Soma Books
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Crockatt and Powell
London > Shopping > Books
119-120 Lower Marsh, South Bank, London SE1 | 15 minutes from Soma Books
If you hate the commercial, branded feel of mega bookshops like Waterstones and Borders this one's a treat. Crockatt and Powell is an independent bookshop that ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Foyles Royal Festival Hall
London > Shopping > Books
Riverside, Level 1, Royal Festival Hall, South Bank Centre, South Bank, London SE1 | 22 minutes from Soma Books
The family-run Foyles book shop has been in the book selling business since 1906. Around 30,000 books are stocked at this branch on a broad range ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Stanfords
London > Shopping > Books
12-14 Long Acre, Covent Garden, London WC2E | 33 minutes from Soma Books
Intrepid explorers already know where to travel for the best selection of maps and travel books. Stanfords should be the first pit stop on any journey. ... More
 
 
 
 
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Shopping near Soma Books

The best shops and markets near Soma Books
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Greensmiths Market
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
27 Lower Marsh, South Bank, London SE1 | 14 minutes from Soma Books
Greensmiths combines an excellent butcher's (The Ginger Pig), artisan baker's (The Old Post Office Bakery) and Covent Garden Market greengrocer's (Solstice) under one roof - all ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
I Knit London
London > Shopping > Clothing
106 Lower Marsh, South Bank, London SE1 | 15 minutes from Soma Books
Stocking a wide range of yarns, needles, patterns and accessories, I Knit London started as a knitting community in Vauxhall in January 2006, meeting at the ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Evans Cycles
London > Shopping > Bicycle Shops
77 The Cut, South Bank, London SE1 | 16 minutes from Soma Books
With over 80 years experience in selling bikes, Evans brings something special to the cycle scene. This shop is the original Evans bike shop. ... More
 
 
 
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Events near Soma Books

Near Soma Books
Now On
World Cup 2014
London > Events > Film Events  Dates: 9th to 13th Jul 2014 - 5pm
The Coronet Theatre, 28 New Kent Road, Elephant and Castle, London SE1 | 7 minutes from Soma Books
...More
 
 
 
Today Only
Pop
London > Events > Clubbing and Nightlife  Dates: Friday 11th July 2014 - 6pm-3am
South London Pacific, 340 Kennington Road, SE11 | 8 minutes from Soma Books
Resident DJs spin retro pop and current hits....More
 
 
 
Now On
The Kindness Of Strangers
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 9th, 10th, 11th and 12th Jul 2014 at 11am, 1pm, 3pm, 5pm, 7pm and 9pm
Southwark Playhouse, 77-85 Newington Causeway, Elephant and Castle, London SE1 | 10 minutes from Soma Books
Curious Directive present a tale outlining the world of a modern-day paramedic, in the back of a moving ambulance....More
 
 
 
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Entertainment near Soma Books

Near Soma Books
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
White Bear Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
138 Kennington Park Road, Kennington, London SE11 | 6 minutes from Soma Books
It's easy to spot who's at the White Bear for the pints and who's there for the Pinter but somehow the two aspects unite comfortably under ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Coronet Theatre
London > Entertainment > Live Music
28 New Kent Road, Elephant and Castle, London SE1 | 7 minutes from Soma Books
This 2600-capacity venue hosts some of the most rocking club nights and live music events in town. Starting out life as a Victorian theatre - staging ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Southwark Playhouse
London > Entertainment > Theatres
77-85 Newington Causeway, Bankside, London SE1 | 10 minutes from Soma Books
The Southwark Playhouse, one of London's best fringe theatres, has found a temporary home for five years at 77-85 Newington Causeway, a huge warehouse in ... More
 
 
 
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Sights and Attractions near Soma Books

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Soma Books
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Cuming Museum
London > Attractions > Museums
151 Walworth Road, Southwark, London SE17 | 7 minutes from Soma Books
The worldwide collection of the Cuming Family accompanies exhibitions on the history of Southwark (from Roman times to the 19th century) in this unique museum. The ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
IWM London (Imperial War Museums)
London > Attractions > Museums
Lambeth Road, Southwark, London SE1 | 7 minutes from Soma Books
The IWM London, the flagship Imperial War Museum which offers a thoughtful look at what day-to-day life is like for both citizens and soldiers in times ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Tibetan Peace Gardens
London > Attractions > Parks and Gardens
Imperial War Museum, Lambeth Road, Southwark, London SE1 | 7 minutes from Soma Books
Buddhist garden in the grounds of the Imperial War Museum. Located in the ground of the Imperial War Museum, lies this fitting tribute to peace and the ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Restaurants near Soma Books

What are the best dining options near Soma Books London?
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Brasserie Toulouse Lautrec
London > Restaurants > Brasseries
140 Newington Butts, Kennington, London SE11 | 1 minute from Soma Books
Brasserie Toulouse Lautrec provides some French flair in the heart of Kensington. Set inside a refurbished English pub, its a traditional bar and brasserie, that hosts ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Lobster Pot
London > Restaurants > Fish and Seafood
3 Kennington Lane, Kennington, , Kennington, London SE11 | 1 minute from Soma Books
French seafood restaurant that puts the kitsch in kitchen. London isn’t particularly renowned for its seafood (nor for that matter is Kennington renowned for its restaurants) but ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Dragon Castle
London > Restaurants > Chinese restaurants
100 Walworth Road, Southwark, London SE17 | 6 minutes from Soma Books
This impressive Cantonese restaurant is one of the first symbols of the glacially slow regeneration of Elephant & Castle. Occupying the attractive ground floor of one ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Education near Soma Books

Near Soma Books
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
English [Out There!]
London > Education > English Language Courses
10 Coptic Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1A | 2 miles from Soma Books
English [Out There!] takes a very hands-on approach to learning English. The course places an emphasis on using what you have learned. Students are taken out ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Method Studio
London > Education > Universities and Colleges
Conway Hall, 25 Red Lion Square, Holborn, London WC1R | 2.1 miles from Soma Books
Learn to act by becoming the person you are portraying. Think yourself into the role... eat what they would eat, weigh what they would weigh, behave ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Career Energy
London > Education > Careers Services
4-6 Staple Inn, Holborn, London WC1V | 36 minutes from Soma Books
Situated in the heart of London, Career Energy – formed in March 2002 - offers comprehensive advice on careers, career change and job searching. They’ll analyse ... More
 
 
 
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Leisure near Soma Books

Soma Books gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Rebus Tourist Guides
London > Leisure > Activities
33, Vanbrugh Court, Wincott St, Lambeth, London SE11 | 2 minutes from Soma Books
What is the oldest annual sporting event in the world? Where was the Roman Forum? How do I become Lord Mayor? What was (and is!) the ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Surrey County Cricket Club
London > Leisure > Spectator Sport
The Brit Insurance Oval, Kennington, Kennington, London SE11 | 14 minutes from Soma Books
While Lords is the spiritual home of English cricket, it is The Oval (offically The Brit Insurance Oval), home of Surrey County Cricket Club, that fills ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Kia Oval Cricket Ground
London > Leisure > Spectator Sport
Harleyford Street, Kennington, London SE11 | 14 minutes from Soma Books
Though it does not have quite the same kudos as Lord's, The Kia Oval (known so because of a sponsorship deal, but usually referred to simply ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Pubs near Soma Books

The best pubs near London Soma Books.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Duchy Arms
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
63 Sancroft Street, SE11 | 7 minutes from Soma Books
Gastropub... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Anchor & Hope
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
36 The Cut, South Bank, London SE1 | 16 minutes from Soma Books
This is a gastropub that takes both parts of its name seriously, and you can certainly have a good evening just popping in to sample some ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Charles Dickens
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
160 Union Street, SE1 | 17 minutes from Soma Books
... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Nightlife near Soma Books

Soma Books clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Corsica Studios
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
Unit 5 Farrell Court, Elephant Road, Elephant and Castle, London SE17 | 6 minutes from Soma Books
A superbly designed two-room club and arts venue that captures the feeling of an illegal party in a squatted industrial space - while still being clean, ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
South London Pacific
London > Nightlife > Bars
340 Kennington Road, Kennington, London SE11 | 8 minutes from Soma Books
Ten minutes from the nearest tube, in a drab and ugly corner of Oval, sits one of the most surreal nightlife experiences you can have in ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Fire
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
South Lambeth Road, Vauxhall, Lambeth, London SW8 | 18 minutes from Soma Books
London's biggest and best gay venue, Fire hosts a cluster of different club nights including more and more straight-friendly one-off parties over the weekends. Newly redesigned ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Meeting venue hire near Soma Books

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Soma Books.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Imperial War Museum
London > Business > Venue Hire
Lambeth Road, Southwark, London SE1 | 7 minutes from Soma Books
This museum of 20th-century warfare offers a thoughtful look at what day-to-day life was like for both citizens and soldiers in the two world wars. The ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Tate Britain
London > Business > Venue Hire
Millbank, Westminster, London SW1P | 19 minutes from Soma Books
Conference facilities can accomodate up to 1550 people.... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
London County Hall
London > Business > Venue Hire
Riverside Building, Westminster Bridge Road, South Bank, London SE1 | 20 minutes from Soma Books
... More
 
 
 
 

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Near Soma Books

 
 
 
First World War Galleries
First World War Galleries
Exhibitions | 19th July 2014 - 31st December 2015 

IWM London (Imperial War Museums) 7 minutes walk from Soma Books

Visitors will discover the story of the First World War when IWM London re-opens on 19th July 2014 with new ...More

 
Pop
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 11th July 2014 

South London Pacific 8 minutes walk from Soma Books

Resident DJs spin retro pop and current hits....More

The Gallery
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 11th July 2014 

Ministry of Sound 10 minutes walk from Soma Books

Neelix spins trance....More

In Lambeth
Theatre | Until 2nd August 2014 

Southwark Playhouse 10 minutes walk from Soma Books

Spellbound Productions presents Jack Shepherd's drama, set against the background of the French and American Revolutions, which imagines a meeting ...More

Gravity Ink
Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 25th September 2014 

Area 13 minutes walk from Soma Books

Resident DJs play deep house....More

A History Of Gardening In 100 Objects Curated By Alan Titchmarsh
A History Of Gardening In 100 Objects Curated By Alan Titchmarsh
Exhibitions | Until 31st August 2014 

Garden Museum 14 minutes walk from Soma Books

Writer, TV personality and gardening expert Alan Titchmarsh has been asked to curate this new exhibition for 2014 at the ...More

 
Fitladz
Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 26th September 2014 

Barcode Vauxhall 15 minutes walk from Soma Books

DJs P'Jay, Riano, Stevie B, Abster and Norbert play techno and house while Jason Prince plays pop....More

The Valley of Astonishment
The Valley of Astonishment
Theatre | Until 12th July 2014 

The Young Vic 16 minutes walk from Soma Books

The experiences of people who see the world in a radically different light are at the heart of The Valley ...More

 
The Events
The Events
Theatre | Until 2nd August 2014 

The Young Vic 16 minutes walk from Soma Books

David Greig's "quiet, moving drama", chosen by Guardian theatre critic Lyn Gardner as the number 1 play of 2013, returns ...More

 
World Cup Carnival
World Cup Carnival
Sporting Events | Until 13th July 2014 

The Vaults, Arch 233 17 minutes walk from Soma Books

Don't worry if you're not able to travel to Brazil for the World Cup 2014, the World Cup Carnival is ...More

 
 
 
 
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