Kensington Market

 
 
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49-52 Kensington High Street, Holland Park, London W8 6NJ 
 
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6 minutes walk
 
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6 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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London's Best Events 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.

 
THE BEST

Hotels near Kensington Market

Near Kensington Market
NH Kensington Hotel London
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £96  38% off
202-220 Cromwell Road, SW5 | 7 minutes from Kensington Market
This clean, comfortable modern hotel made up of six Victorian houses is a short walk from Earls Court Tube station from where the Piccadilly line can ... More
 
 
 
Hilton London Olympia Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £58  39% off
380 Kensington High Street, W14 | 7 minutes from Kensington Market
Though it is designed for visitors to the nearby Olympia Exhibition Centre, there are plenty of other reasons to stay at the Hilton Olympia, not least ... More
 
 
 
Copthorne Tara Hotel London Kensington
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £60  41% off
Scarsdale Place, W8 | 7 minutes from Kensington Market
On a quiet residential corner just off High Street Kensington, this high rise hotel benefits from a wealth of shops, restaurants and bars outside its door. ... More
 
 
 
 
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Alternative Markets nearest Kensington Market

Nearest to Kensington Market
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
North End Road Market
London > Shopping > Markets
North End Road, Fulham, London SW6 | 22 minutes from Kensington Market
North End Road Market is a taste of real London - a little rough around the edges, it's true, but that only adds to the appeal ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Portobello Road
London > Shopping > Markets
Portobello Road, Notting Hill, London W11 | 25 minutes from Kensington Market
The famous Portobello Road Market in Notting Hill, with its antiques and flea market finds, takes place every Saturday - although there are also stalls from ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Union Market
London > Shopping > Markets
472 Fulham Road, Fulham, London SW6 | 25 minutes from Kensington Market
A much welcome addition to Fulham Broadway is Union Market, a combined farmers' market, deli, grocers, bakery, wine shop and cafe which has taken over the ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Shopping near Kensington Market

The best shops and markets near Kensington Market
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Children's Book Centre
London > Shopping > Books
237 Kensington High Street, Kensington, London W8 | 2 minutes from Kensington Market
This is a bookshop and a whole lot more, with everything on offer from padded books for tots, through wonderful picture books and on to first ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Non-Stop Party Shop
London > Shopping > Specialists
214 Kensington High Street, Holland Park, London W8 | 3 minutes from Kensington Market
This is a one-stop non-stop shop for all your party needs. From decorations - streamers, banners, pinata and confetti - to luminous novelties and dressing-up ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Roberson Wine
London > Shopping > Wine Merchants
348 Kensington High Street, Holland Park, London W14 | 5 minutes from Kensington Market
Family owned independent wine merchant. Roberson's stock the largest selection of wine by the bottle in London, largely French classics... More
 
 
 
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Events near Kensington Market

Near Kensington Market
On Soon
A Most Violent Year (Subtitled)
London > Events > Film Events  Dates: Tuesday 27th January 2015 - 5.45pm
Odeon Kensington, 263 Kensington High Street, Kensington, W8 | 1 minute from Kensington Market
Abel Morales owns a fleet of oil transport trucks that carry valuable fuel to customers across the city. One of his trucks is hijacked and the ...More
 
 
 
Now On
The Boxtrolls
London > Events > Film Events  Dates: 23rd to 29th Jan 2015
Gate Notting Hill, 87 Notting Hill Gate, Notting Hill, Notting Hill, London W11 | 13 minutes from Kensington Market
An orphaned boy named Eggs is raised by gentle subterranean creatures that have been unfairly demonised by the terrified, fromage-fixated residents of Cheesebridge. When pest exterminator ...More
 
 
 
Now On
Title And Deed
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 14th January to 7th February 2015 - Various Times
The Print Room, The Coronet, 103 Notting Hill Gate, Bayswater, London W11 | 13 minutes from Kensington Market
A nameless man from a far-off place, looks for connections and solace in an unknown country. Solo drama written by Will Eno and performed by Conor ...More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Entertainment near Kensington Market

Near Kensington Market
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Print Room
London > Entertainment > Theatres
The Coronet, 103 Notting Hill Gate, Bayswater, London W11 | 13 minutes from Kensington Market
A non-for-profit venue with a performance space especially popular for experimental dance, theatre and music, The Print Room was established by Anda Winters and Lucy Bailey ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Coronet
London > Entertainment > Cinemas
103 Notting Hill Gate, Kensington, London W11 | 13 minutes from Kensington Market
Originally built in 1898 as a theatre, Notting Hill's Coronet is now the place to go for a good, old-fashioned cinema experience. The dcor harks back ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Gate Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
11 Pembridge Road, Notting Hill, London W11 | 14 minutes from Kensington Market
With an average audience capacity of 70, the Gate has been presenting first class fringe theatre for over 30 years and continues to do so, making ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Sights and Attractions near Kensington Market

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Kensington Market
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Leighton House Museum
London > Attractions > Museums
12 Holland Park Road, Holland Park, London W14 | 3 minutes from Kensington Market
Leighton House is one of the most opulent museums in London, and its small scale makes it easy enough to explore thoroughly in an afternoon. Located ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Holland Park
London > Attractions > Parks and Gardens
Holland Park Avenue / Kensington High Street, Holland Park, London W8 | 3 minutes from Kensington Market
Small, pretty park in west London. Pretty, petit Holland Park is the ideal location for those wanting to escape the clamour of the city but who don’t ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
18 Stafford Terrace (Linley Sambourne House)
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
18 Stafford Terrace, Kensington, London W8 | 3 minutes from Kensington Market
For a virtually untouched and immaculately preserved slice of Victorian living, visit this delightful building. One of the only genuine Victorian townhouses remaining and virtually unchanged ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Restaurants near Kensington Market

What are the best dining options near Kensington Market London?
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Il Portico
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
277 Kensington High Street, W8 | 1 minute from Kensington Market
Italian Cuisine... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Princess Victoria, Kensington
London > Restaurants > Modern European restaurants
25 Earls Court Road, W8 | 2 minutes from Kensington Market
Modern European Cuisine... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Sticky Fingers
London > Restaurants > American restaurants
1a Phillimore Gardens, Holland Park, London W8 | 3 minutes from Kensington Market
Bill Wyman, bassist for The Rolling Stones, owns Sticky Fingers - a restaurant sharing the same name as the band's ninth studio album - just off ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Education near Kensington Market

Near Kensington Market
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The London School of Painting and Drawing
London > Education > Evening Classes
23 Kensington Square, Kensington, London W8 | 8 minutes from Kensington Market
Evening and weekend classes in life drawing and painting, taught by tutors from the Slade School of Fine Art and the Royal Society of British Sculptors. ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
London Academy of Music & Dramatic Art
London > Education > Arts and Drama
155 Talgarth Road, Hammersmith, London W14 | 16 minutes from Kensington Market
LAMDA is among the most famous and prestigious acting schools in the world. It is very hard to be selected for a course here, but almost ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Dana Centre
London > Education > Evening Classes
165 Queen's Gate, South Kensington, South Kensington, London SW7 | 18 minutes from Kensington Market
There are plenty of initiatives trying to get kids involved in science, but the Dana Centre, an extension of the Science Museum, is the first one ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Leisure near Kensington Market

Kensington Market gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Holland Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Ilchester Place, Holland Park, London W8 | 3 minutes from Kensington Market
Pretty, petit Holland Park is the ideal location for those wanting to escape the clamour of the city but who don't want to travel too far ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Roof Gardens
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
99 Kensington High Street, Kensington, London W8 | 8 minutes from Kensington Market
Although a restaurant, clubbing and event venue, the extraordinary Kensington Roof Gardens are still accessible to the general public during the day if there are no ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
London Archers
London > Leisure > Activities
Perks Field, Kensington Palace, Kensington, London W8 | 13 minutes from Kensington Market
An excellent members archery club that shoots in the grounds of Kensington Palace in summer and in Pimlico in winter. Archery is a totally satisfying sport, ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Pubs near Kensington Market

The best pubs near London Kensington Market.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Scarsdale
London > Nightlife > Pubs
23A Edwards Square, Kensington, London W8 | 2 minutes from Kensington Market
If pubs were judged by their location and setting, The Scardale Tavern in Kensington would top many lists for this really is quaint London at its ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Abingdon
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
54 Abingdon Road, Kensington, Kensington, London W8 | 4 minutes from Kensington Market
... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Devonshire Arms W8
London > Nightlife > Pubs
37 Marloes Road, Kensington, London W8 | 7 minutes from Kensington Market
Always a popular hangout with the South Kensington locals, The Devonshire Arms had a fresh lick of paint in 2014 and emerged with its proper pub ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Nightlife near Kensington Market

Kensington Market clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Piano
London > Nightlife > Bars
106 Kensington High Street, Kensington, London W8 | 7 minutes from Kensington Market
If you ask your friends about this place, not many will know. It's not wildly off the beaten track either, situated directly opposite High Street Ken ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Babylon at the Roof Gardens
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
99 Kensington High Street, Kensington, London W8 | 8 minutes from Kensington Market
Richard Branson's rooftop restaurant-come-nightclub at Kensington Roof Gardens is a favourite with the glam girls of Kensington, who can be seen at all hours sipping cocktails ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Ping
London > Nightlife > Bars
180-184 Earl's Court Road, SW5 | 9 minutes from Kensington Market
We can't help but feel that Boris Johnson would approve of Ping, a cavernous venue which serves cocktails, pizzas and ping pong (or whiff whaff if ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Meeting venue hire near Kensington Market

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Kensington Market.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Kensington Conference and Events Centre
London > Business > Venue Hire
Hornton Street, Kensington, London W8 | 6 minutes from Kensington Market
Kensington Conference and Events Centre, Just a two minutes walk from High Street Kensington Underground Station, Kensington Chelsea and Events Centre is a highly adaptable, purpose-designed ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Kensington Roof Gardens
London > Business > Venue Hire
99 Kensington High Street, Kensington, London W8 | 8 minutes from Kensington Market
An oasis high in the sky above Kensington High Street, the Roof Gardens comprises one and a half acres of themed gardens. These gardens surround an ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Debenham House
London > Business > Venue Hire
8 Addison Road, Holland Park, Holland Park, London W14 | 8 minutes from Kensington Market
... More
 
 
 
 

Also in Kensington High Street

Our recommendations in the same street as Kensington Market

 
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129-131
 
 
7-11
 
 
11
Cuba
 
 
 
103
H&M
 
 
 
106
Piano Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
 
 
 
40
Shellys
 
 
 
48
Zara
 
 
 
184
Kuoni
 
 
 
 

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A Victorian Obsession: The Perez Simon Collection
Exhibitions | Until 29th March 2015 

Leighton House Museum 3 minutes walk from Kensington Market

A showcase of 50 exceptional paintings by artists of the Victorian period including Rossetti, Millais, Strudwick and Poynter, all of ...More

Title And Deed
Theatre | Until 7th February 2015 

The Print Room 13 minutes walk from Kensington Market

A nameless man from a far-off place, looks for connections and solace in an unknown country. Solo drama written by ...More

Fashion Rules
Exhibitions | Until 4th July 2015 

Kensington Palace State Apartments 13 minutes walk from Kensington Market

Take a nostalgic look back at recent decades of royal dress through the wardrobes of three members of the British ...More

School Of Design Work-In-Progress
Exhibitions | Until 30th January 2015 

Royal College of Art 18 minutes walk from Kensington Market

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Initiating Drawing
Exhibitions | Until 23rd February 2015 

Royal College of Art 18 minutes walk from Kensington Market

Life drawing class with Martin Morris....More

Binkbeats
Concerts | On 26th January 2015 

Royal Albert Hall 19 minutes walk from Kensington Market

Experimental electronica from the Dutch musician and producer....More

RCM Chamber Music
Concerts | On 26th January 2015 

Royal College of Music 19 minutes walk from Kensington Market

Flautist Taylor Maclennan and pianist Sarah Park perform Poulenc's Flute Sonata and flautist Kei Lok Chau and harpist Dora Lim ...More

The Digital Dinosaur: Talk
Exhibitions | On 26th January 2015 

Natural History Museum 20 minutes walk from Kensington Market

A talk about the scientific techniques being used to study the Museum's Stegosaurus....More

Biology AS And A-Level day
Exhibitions | Until 18th March 2015 

Natural History Museum 20 minutes walk from Kensington Market

A day at the museum learning all about biology....More

Images of Nature
Images of Nature
Exhibitions | Next performance 26th January 2015 

Natural History Museum 20 minutes walk from Kensington Market

Women artists are the theme of Natural History Museum's temporary exhibition in the Images of Nature gallery, which showcases botanical ...More

 
 

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Alternative Afternoon Tea in London
Alternative Afternoon Tea in London

Afternoon Tea is one tradition that London has perfected and there are countless venues serving finger sandwiches, dainty cakes ...More

 
March in London 2015
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Alexander McQueen's Savage Beauty comes to the V&A in March 2015, Sam Smith plays two sell-out shows at the ...More

 
Breakin' Convention
Breakin' Convention
Clubbing and Nightlife | 1st May 2015 - 4th May 2015 

Sadler's Wells Theatre

This annual four-day international festival of hip hop and dance theatre, curated by Sadler's Wells associate artist Jonzi D, is ...More

 
Grand Designs Live
Grand Designs Live
Exhibitions | 2nd May 2015 - 10th May 2015 

ExCel London Exhibition Centre

Based on the hugely popular Channel 4 TV series, in which the general public aim to build ...More

 
Adventures Of The Black Square: Abstract Art And Society 1915-2015
Adventures Of The Black Square: Abstract Art And Society 1915-2015
Exhibitions | Until 6th April 2015 

Whitechapel Gallery

Follow a century of Abstract art from 1915 to today, shedding new light on the evolution of geometric abstraction. Adventures ...More

 
Alex Edelman: Millennial
Alex Edelman: Millennial
Comedy | Until 31st January 2015 

Soho Theatre

New York based comedian Alex Edelman brings his debut show Millennial to the Soho Theatre in January 2015. A recent ...More

 
London Burlesque Festival
London Burlesque Festival
Clubbing and Nightlife | 15th May 2015 - 31st May 2015 

Conway Hall

Madame JoJo's may have sadly closed but that doesn't mean burlesque is a dying art - for the London Burlesque ...More

 
Harringay Local Store
Harringay Local Store
Opened 12th January 2015 

Harringay locals, couple Ebony and Paul Harding, are behind this supermarket with a difference. Harringay Local Store unites their two ...More

 
The Cocktail Trading Company Development Bar and Table
The Cocktail Trading Company Development Bar and Table
Opened Mid-January 2015 

Situated in the basement below Central & Co, on Great Marlborough Street, The Cocktail Trading Co Development Bar & Table, ...More

 
Jinjuu
Jinjuu
Opened 13th January 2015 

Described by the Evening Standard as one of the "best new London restaurants opening in 2015" before it even opened, ...More

 
 
 
 
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