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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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Thistle City Barbican Hotel
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £58  33% 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 £81  32% 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 £84  22% 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
 
 
 
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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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Chantal Joffe
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 11th April to 18th May 2019 - 10am-6pm
City Road Basin, 16 Wharf Road, N1 | 4 minutes from City Road Basin
Large-scale canvases depicting the artist's family and friends plus self-portraits completed during 2018, divided between the gallery's two London spaces....More
 
 
 
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NS Harsha
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 11th April to 18th May 2019 - 10am-6pm
City Road Basin, 16 Wharf Road, N1 | 4 minutes from City Road Basin
The renowned Indian artist contemplates modernisation, mass-production and consumer habits including the major installation Reclaiming The Inner Space....More
 
 
 
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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
 
 
 
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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
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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
 
 
 
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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?
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Plaquemine Lock
London > Restaurants > American restaurants
139 Graham Street, N1 | 1 minute from City Road Basin
Presented by Bocca Di Lupo founder Jacob Kenedy, Plaquemine Lock serves the best of New Orleanian cuisine. Specialities include oysters, boiled crawfish ... More
 
 
 
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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
 
 
 
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New Culture Revolution
London > Restaurants > Chinese restaurants
42 Duncan Street, Islington, London N1 | 5 minutes from City Road Basin
... More
 
 
 
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Education near City Road Basin

Near City Road Basin
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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
 
 
 
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Bourne & Hollingsworth Buildings
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
 
 
 
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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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City Road Basin gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
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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
 
 
 
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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
 
 
 
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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
 
 
 
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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
Simmons Angel
London > Nightlife > Bars
43 Essex Road, N1 | 8 minutes from City Road Basin
Specialising in l ate night cocktails, long happy hours and disco dancing, Simmons bars have been popping up all over town ... 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
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
 
 
 
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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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London Symphony Orchestra St Luke's
London > Business > Venue Hire
161 Old Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 10 minutes from City Road Basin
... More
 
 
 
 

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Anne Teresa De Keersmaeker, Jean-Guihen Queyras & Rosas: Mitten Wir Im Leben Sind
Dance | Until 25th April 2019 

Sadler's Wells Theatre 7 minutes walk from City Road Basin

A choreographed work for five dancers set to JS Bach's Cello Suites performed live, back-to-back and in their entirety by ...More

Nora Invites Deborah Hay: Where Home Is
Dance | Until 25th April 2019 

Sadler's Wells: Lilian Baylis Theatre 7 minutes walk from City Road Basin

American choreographer Deborah Hay conceives a work for dancers Stephanie McMann, Eleanor Sikorski and Flora Wellesley Wesley....More

Token
Concerts | On 24th April 2019 

O2 Academy Islington 7 minutes walk from City Road Basin

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The Journey Home
Theatre | Until 5th May 2019 

Little Angel Theatre 10 minutes walk from City Road Basin

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Antarctic By Paolo Pellegrin
Exhibitions | Until 31st May 2019 

Magnum Photos 10 minutes walk from City Road Basin

Exhibitions & Art, Photography....More

Antarctica by Paolo Pellegrin
Exhibitions | Until 31st May 2019 

Magnum Photos 10 minutes walk from City Road Basin

Exhibitions & Art, Photography....More

Vera Sola
Concerts | On 24th April 2019 

The Lexington 11 minutes walk from City Road Basin

The American-Canadian singer-songwriter performs ethereal self-penned ballads with a performative edge....More

Out Of This World
Theatre | Until 5th May 2019 

Little Angel Studios 12 minutes walk from City Road Basin

The Little Angel Theatre celebrates the 50th anniversary of the first moon landing with a new immersive production suitable for ...More

Adrian Younge And Ali Shaheed Muhammad
Concerts | On 24th April 2019 

Islington Assembly Hall 13 minutes walk from City Road Basin

The duo bring their hip hop and dance productions to the live stage....More

Icarus
Concerts | On 24th April 2019 

XOYO 14 minutes walk from City Road Basin

Experimental drum'n'bass and jazz project formed by Ollie Bown and Sam Britton....More

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