City Road Basin  

 
 
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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Angel Tube Station
 
6 minutes walk
 
Old Street Tube Station
 
13 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Hoxton Overground Station
 
18 minutes walk
 
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Elia Mews Car Park
 
2 minutes walk
 
Macclesfield Road NCP
 
5 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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The London Design Festival, 100% Design and London Fashion Week all return to the city this September. Open House Weekend gives nosy Londoners the...

 
 
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The Commitments musical makes its world premiere in London this September while The London Design Festival, 100% Design and London Fashion Week all return...

 
 
London's Best Events 2017

Discover what's on in London 2017 with our comprehensive guide to the best events. From theatre to art and music to sport, London 2017 has something for everyone - so read on to find out what London town has to offer.

 
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Thistle City Barbican Hotel
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £64  25% off
Central Street, EC1V | 6 minutes from City Road Basin
Near to the City, and convenient for the The Barbican arts centre and Moorfields Eye Hospital, this hotel is modern, clean and functional. Equipped with its ... More
 
 
 
Hilton London Islington Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £73  40% off
53 Upper Street, N1 | 7 minutes from City Road Basin
The Business Design Centre next door is the obvious attraction for many of the guests at this smart, efficient Hilton Hotel, but Islington's excellent restaurants and ... More
 
 
 
DoubleTree by Hilton London - Islington
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £83  38% off
60 Pentonville Road, N1 | 9 minutes from City Road Basin
The DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel London - Islington underwent a major refurbishment in 2014, transforming the rooms and suites into a stylish accommodation option. The newly ... More
 
 
 
 
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Sights and Attractions near City Road Basin

The best museums, galleries, attractions near City Road Basin
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Victoria Miro
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
16 Wharf Road, Hoxton, London N1 | 4 minutes from City Road Basin
The Victoria Miro originally opened in Cork Street in London, W1, in 1985. The gallery moved to its present location in 16 Wharf Road, Islington, in ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Islington Metal Works
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
7 Torrens Street, Islington, London EC1V | 5 minutes from City Road Basin
Built in the late 19th century, The Islington Metalworks is a building steeped in history. All three floors were initially used to stable the horses that ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Angel Building
London > Attractions > Sights
407 St John Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 7 minutes from City Road Basin
Launched in late 2010, the Angel Building in Islington transformed from an under-used early 1980s commercial block into an award-winning office space, reinvented by architects ... More
 
 
 
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Events near City Road Basin

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Artist Talk: Tschabalala Self In Conversation
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: Tuesday 17th January 2017 - 7pm
City Road Basin, 14 Wharf Road, N1 | 4 minutes from City Road Basin
Literary & Education, Talk....More
 
 
 
Now On
Tschabalala Self
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 17th January to 12th March 2017 - Various Times
City Road Basin, 14 Wharf Road, N1 | 4 minutes from City Road Basin
Expressive and dynamic paintings, sculpture, print and collages in this solo exhibition by the American artist....More
 
 
 
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Boozy Bingo
London > Events > Leisure  Dates: Wednesday 18th January 2017 - 7pm-10pm
City Road Basin, 31 Camden Passage, Angel, N1 | 6 minutes from City Road Basin
Socialising, Bingo....More
 
 
 
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Entertainment near City Road Basin

Near City Road Basin
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Angel Comedy Club
London > Entertainment > Comedy Clubs
The Camden Head, 2 Camden Passage, Islington, London N1 | 6 minutes from City Road Basin
Stand-up comedy every night of the week, with the programme ranging from new comedy talents to well-known TV stalwarts trying out new material. ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Old Red Lion Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
418 St John Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 6 minutes from City Road Basin
One of London's most famous fringe pub theatres, the Old Red Lion Theatre in Islington was founded in 1979 by Charlie Hanson and is a welcome ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Sadler's Wells
London > Entertainment > Classical Music
Rosebery Avenue, Islington, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 7 minutes from City Road Basin
Modern contemporary dance and music performance space. Occupying a site with a long tradition of entertaining Londoners, Sadler's Wells exists to bring the best of national and ... More
 
 
 
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Shopping near City Road Basin

The best shops and markets near City Road Basin
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Camden Passage
London > Shopping > Markets
Camden Passage, Islington, London N1 | 5 minutes from City Road Basin
Hidden down a cobble-stoned Angel backstreet a whimsical collection of odds and ends have been gathered together on a selection of market stalls (not to be ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Wearer
London > Shopping > Jewellery
2 Charlton Place, N1 | 5 minutes from City Road Basin
The Wearer is a small, independent jewellery shop that stocks products created by unique and emerging London-based designers. With a strong focus on quality ... More
 
 
 
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Jewel
London > Shopping > Jewellery
16 Camden Passage, Islington, London N1 | 6 minutes from City Road Basin
A showcase for two jewellery designers Lesley Vik Waddell and Kirt Holmes, this is a very pretty little shop and is filled with deliciously frivolous trinkets ... More
 
 
 
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Restaurants near City Road Basin

What are the best dining options near City Road Basin London?
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Duke of Cambridge
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
30 St Peter's Street, Islington, London N1 | 3 minutes from City Road Basin
This pioneering organic pub has done a good job of going gastro without losing the atmosphere of a proper boozer. In part, this is due to ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
New Culture Revolution
London > Restaurants > Chinese restaurants
42 Duncan Street, Islington, London N1 | 5 minutes from City Road Basin
... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
William IV
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
7 Shepherdess Walk, Hoxton, London N1 | 5 minutes from City Road Basin
Off the beaten Old Street track, this surreal and spellbinding pub has obviously won a loyal following within months of opening. The friendly management are keen ... More
 
 
 
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Education near City Road Basin

Near City Road Basin
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
LSO St Luke's
London > Education > Professional Training
161 Old Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 10 minutes from City Road Basin
This gorgeous 18th century Grade I listed Hawksmoor church is one of a number of London churches which has, in recent years, been converted into a ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
B&H Kitchen
London > Education > Cookery Courses
Bourne & Hollingsworth Buildings, 42 Northampton Road, EC1R | 11 minutes from City Road Basin
Featuring six catering stations, a demonstration bench and a communal dining table, B&H Kitchen , the cookery school from Bourne & Hollingsworth Group, guides Londoners ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
City Journalism
London > Education > Professional Training
106 Bunhill Row, City, London EC1Y | 12 minutes from City Road Basin
City’s Print Journalism course is recognised as the best in London. Although places like Goldsmith’s are trendier, City is respected in the industry thanks to a ... More
 
 
 
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Leisure near City Road Basin

City Road Basin gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
London Fencing Club
London > Leisure > Sports Facilities
Norman Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 9 minutes from City Road Basin
Excellent fencing courses for beginners with highly trained coaches, good facilities and years of experience teaching this ancient, noble sport. Fencing is very good fun and ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
London Dance Academy
London > Leisure >
The Basement, 49-51 Central Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 9 minutes from City Road Basin
London Dance Academy is a dance studio in the middle of the City, five minutes' walk from Old Street and Barbican, which offers dance classes and ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Spa Fields Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Northampton Road, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 11 minutes from City Road Basin
A busy park in Islington beside the Three Corners Centre youth centre and Adventure Playground, the 2.02 acre Spa Fields include a children's playground, tarmac ... More
 
 
 
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Pubs near City Road Basin

The best pubs near London City Road Basin.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Duke of Cambridge
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
30 St Peter's Street, Islington, London N1 | 3 minutes from City Road Basin
This pioneering organic pub has done a good job of going gastro without losing the atmosphere of a proper boozer. In part, this is due to ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
William IV
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
7 Shepherdess Walk, Hoxton, London N1 | 5 minutes from City Road Basin
Off the beaten Old Street track, this surreal and spellbinding pub has obviously won a loyal following within months of opening. The friendly management are keen ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Old Queen's Head
London > Nightlife > Pubs
44 Essex Road, Islington, London N1 | 6 minutes from City Road Basin
A gorgeous antique interior, a delicious menu and some top DJs at weekends. The Old Queen's Head opened with a fantastic recipe for success in 2006 ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Nightlife near City Road Basin

City Road Basin clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Colebrookes
London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
69 Colebrooke Row, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 6 minutes from City Road Basin
If the Government want to encourage more of a European café culture, they should send someone down to Colebrookes to take a look. Colebrookes takes the ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Dirty Martini, Islington
London > Nightlife > Bars
74 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 7 minutes from City Road Basin
This chain of glamorous cocktail bars is a great spot for after work drinks and big nights out, with regular happy hours and drink deals. There ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Anam
London > Nightlife > Bars
3 Chapel Market, Islington, London N1 | 10 minutes from City Road Basin
Retro-trendy, infectiously popular, and staunchly pioneering London's first Irish cocktail bar is a welcome addition to Islington's portfolio of drinking venues. A heady mix of curved ... More
 
 
 
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Meeting venue hire near City Road Basin

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near City Road Basin.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Sadler's Wells
London > Business > Venue Hire
Rosebery Avenue, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 7 minutes from City Road Basin
Can accomodate for up to 2070 people.... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Business Design Centre
London > Business > Venue Hire
52 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 8 minutes from City Road Basin
Exhibitors love this venue and it's easy to see why. The Business Design Centre in Islington is in a great location just one mile from The ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Little Angel Theatre
London > Business > Venue Hire
14 Dagmar Passage off Cross Street, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 10 minutes from City Road Basin
A teeny, tiny and wonderful puppet theatre located in a hidden side road backing onto a green church yard ideal for spontaneous picnics with goodies from ... More
 
 
 
 

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Sheraz Yousaf: The Pursuit of Manly-ness
Comedy | On 17th January 2017 

The Betsey Trotwood 19 minutes walk from City Road Basin

Comedy, Stand-Up....More

Richard Serra: NJ-2, Rounds: Equal Weight, Unequal Measure, Rotate
Exhibitions | Until 25th February 2017 

Gagosian Gallery Britannia Street 24 minutes walk from City Road Basin

Three large-scale steel sculptures by the San Francisco-born artist, who was awarded the insignia of Chevalier de la legion d'honneur ...More

The Vulgar
The Vulgar
Exhibitions | Until 5th February 2017 

Barbican Art Gallery 1.36 miles from City Road Basin

What makes something vulgar? Drawing on a wealth of stunning exhibits from the Renaissance ...More

 
Sacekripa
Theatre | Until 21st January 2017 

Barbican Centre 1.36 miles from City Road Basin

The French company perform a work about two faded variety acrobats....More

Boy Blue Entertainment: Blak Whyte Gray
Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 21st January 2017 

Barbican Centre 1.36 miles from City Road Basin

The award-winning hip-hop dance company founded by choreographer Kenrick 'H20' Sandy and composer Michael 'Mikey J' Asante presents an exploration ...More

Matthew Bourne's New Adventures: The Red Shoes
Dance | Until 29th January 2017 

Sadler's Wells Theatre 1.37 miles from City Road Basin

One girl's dream to be the greatest dancer in the world lights the fuse on a fierce battle between two ...More

Matthew Bourne's The Red Shoes
Matthew Bourne's The Red Shoes
Dance | Until 29th January 2017 

Sadler's Wells Theatre 1.37 miles from City Road Basin

Dance master Matthew Bourne takes on Michael Powell and Emeric Pressburger's film and Hans Christian Andersen's fairytale to create new ...More

 
Jolie Holland And Samantha Parton
Concerts | On 17th January 2017 

The Lexington 1.4 miles from City Road Basin

The founding members of The Be Good Tanyas join forces to perform newly written originals, fresh arrangements of The Be ...More

Leroy Sanchez
Concerts | On 17th January 2017 

O2 Academy Islington 1.67 miles from City Road Basin

The Spanish singer-songwriter plays indie-pop....More

Artist Talk: Tschabalala Self In Conversation
Exhibitions | On 17th January 2017 

Parasol Unit 1.73 miles from City Road Basin

Literary & Education, Talk....More

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Bedales at Leadenhall
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A hidden wine bar and vault found beneath the cobblestone alleys of Leadenhall Market. ...More

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Marian Goodman Gallery
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Described by The Guardian as the "gallerist with the golden touch" Marian Goodman opened her ...More

 
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Shake Shack Canary Wharf
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A critically acclaimed 'roadside' burger stand, Shake Shack has earned a cult like following around ...More

 
Bluebird Cafe
Bluebird Cafe
Dining 

The Kings Road restaurant adds a second branch to its name with Bluebird Cafe at ...More

 
Tamarind Kitchen
Dining 

With a menu designed by Peter Joseph, head chef at the Michelin starred Tamarind, this less formal sibling also puts traditional Moghul cuisine centre-stage....More

Bunga Bunga Covent Garden
Bunga Bunga Covent Garden
Dining 

An underworld restaurant brimming with old school Italian glamour and a reproduction of the Trevi ...More

 
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Lululemon Regent Street
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The largest Lululemon store in Europe, with workout gear loved by celebrities, an in-store cafe, ...More

 
Parabola
Parabola
Dining 

On the first floor of the Design Museum, Parabola offers seasonal dishes by day, a ...More

 
Monty's Deli
Monty's Deli
Dining 

Salt beef, pastrami, pickles and mustard piled between rye bread slices....More

 
Plot Kitchen
Plot Kitchen
Dining 

A converted unit in the historic Tooting Broadway Market provides the setting for Plot....More

 
London 2017: Theatre (January to June)
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Damian Lewis, Imelda Staunton and Griff Rhys Jones tread the boards in London's West End in 2017. Discover the hottest theatre tickets in town with our top ...More

London Events 2017
London Events 2017
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Imelda Staunton stars in two London stage shows in 2017, David Tennant and Damian Lewis ...More

 
 
 
 
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