London Docklands

 
 
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Canary Wharf, E16 1AA 
 
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London DocklandsFormerly part of the Port of London, at one time the world's largest port, London Docklands is the name of the stretch of water between Southwark and Greenwich. Now redeveloped principally for commercial and residential use, the heard of London Docklands is around the Canary Wharf financial district.

 

LondonTown.com - London Docklands Location Map

 
 
 
Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Canning Town Tube Station
 
15 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Canning Town Railway Station
 
15 minutes walk
 
 
 
 
 

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Crowne Plaza London Docklands Western Gateway, Royal Victoria Dock, E16 1AL The Crowne Plaza Docklands is the main hotel for the giant ExCel...

 
 
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.

 
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Hotels near London Docklands

Near London Docklands
Novotel London Excel Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £53  23% off
Western Gateway, E16 | Same location as London Docklands
There's not much point in staying in the Docklands if you're not right on the waterfront, and this spotless Novotel offers some stunning views from its ... More
 
 
 
Crowne Plaza London Docklands
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £63  21% off
Western Gateway, E16 | 2 minutes from London Docklands
The Crowne Plaza Docklands is the main hotel for the giant ExCel Centre. It's a great place to stay if you're visiting a conference or exhibition, ... More
 
 
 
ibis Styles London ExCel
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel
272-283 Victoria Dock Road, E16 | 4 minutes from London Docklands
Custom House Hotel is located close to the Excel Exhibition Centre, Greenwich Park and The O2. Nearby points of interest also include the Boleyn Ground Stadium ... More
 
 
 
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Alternative Sights nearest London Docklands

Nearest to London Docklands
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
East Greenwich Coaling Jetty
London > Attractions > Sights
Olympian Way, Greenwich Peninsula, SE10 | 15 minutes from London Docklands
Originally designed as a coaling jetty to receive and unload coal to fuel Blackwall Point power station, The Jetty has been turned into a temporary platform ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
London Pleasure Gardens
London > Attractions > Sights
Royal Victoria Docks, E16 | 16 minutes from London Docklands
(Unfortunately the London Pleasure Gardens have been put into administration and all future events there have subsequently been cancelled.)Due to open on the Diamond Jubilee weekend, ... More
 
 
 
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O2 Walkway: Up At The O2
London > Attractions > Sights
The O2, Peninsula Square, SE10 | 18 minutes from London Docklands
Visitors to The O2 can now see the famous domed structure from an entirely new angle - from 53-metre high Up At The O2 suspended from ... More
 
 
 
 
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Sights and Attractions near London Docklands

The best museums, galleries, attractions near London Docklands
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Trinity Buoy Wharf
London > Attractions >
Orchard Place, E14 | 12 minutes from London Docklands
A once derelict site in the Docklands is now home to a thriving creative community; visitors to Trinity Buoy Wharf find a welcoming mix of cafes, ... More
 
 
 
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City Island Bridge
London > Attractions >
Canning Town to Canary Wharf, E16 | 13 minutes from London Docklands
An 80 metre, 160 tonne red bridge providing an important link between Canning Town and Canary Wharf, The City Island Bridge, has been designed by Davies, ... More
 
 
 
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NOW Gallery
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
1 Green Place, Greenwich Peninsula, SE10 | 18 minutes from London Docklands
Designed by London Eye artchitects Marks Barfield, NOW Gallery is a gallery in the Greenwich Peninsula created as a free public space for contemporary art and ... More
 
 
 
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Events near London Docklands

Near London Docklands
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Now On
MCM London Comic Con
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 24th, 25th and 26th October 2014
ExCel London Exhibition Centre, One Western Gateway, Royal Victoria Dock, E16 | 3 minutes from London Docklands
Showcasing films, videogames, comics, sci-fi and animation, MCM London Comic Con is Britain's biggest pop culture festival. Held at ExCeL, it welcomes a number of top ...More
 
 
 
Now On
London MCM Expo: Comic Con
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 24th October 2014 at 2pm-7pm, 25th October 2014 at 11am-6pm & 26th October 2014 at 11am-5pm
ExCel London Exhibition Centre, One Western Gateway, Royal Victoria Dock, E16 | 3 minutes from London Docklands
A convention for comic, anime, manga and video games fans, including a dedicated games zone area plus book launches and special guest signings....More
 
 
 
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Changing Spaces- Photomonth 2014
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: Saturday 1st and Sunday 2nd November 2014 - 12noon-5pm
Trinity Buoy Wharf, Orchard Place, Tower Hamlets, London E14 | 12 minutes from London Docklands
...More
 
 
 
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Entertainment near London Docklands

Near London Docklands
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Brick Lane Music Hall
London > Entertainment > Theatres
443 North Woolwich Road, E16 | 18 minutes from London Docklands
One of London's last surviving traditional music halls.... More
 
 
 
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British Music Experience
London > Entertainment > Live Music
The O2, Peninsula Square, SE10 | 18 minutes from London Docklands
Stadium filling rock gods like The Rolling Stones, David Bowie and Mick Jagger are among the stars who have loaned memorabilia to the British Music Experience, ... More
 
 
 
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WM Jazz
London > Entertainment > Jazz Clubs
Water Margin Restaurant, O2 Arena, SE10 | 18 minutes from London Docklands
Since launching in summer 2013 WM Jazz has carved out a real following. Set within the Water Margin Restaurant at The 02 Arena, WM Jazz hosts ... More
 
 
 
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Shopping near London Docklands

The best shops and markets near London Docklands
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Meantime Brewing Company
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
Lawrence Trading Estate, Blackwall Lane, SE10 | 27 minutes from London Docklands
London's Meantime Brewing Company, led by brewmaster and founder Alastair Hook, is one of Britain's leading craft brewers. When the brewery moved from Penhall Road to ... More
 
 
 
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Billingsgate Market
London > Shopping > Markets
Trafalgar Way, Tower Hamlets, London E14 | 31 minutes from London Docklands
Originally a general market for corn, coal, iron, wine, salt, pottery, fish and other goods, Billingsgate is now the only London-based market dedicated to fish. From ... More
 
 
 
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Jubilee Place Mall
London > Shopping >
Bank Street, E14 | 35 minutes from London Docklands
Jubilee Place Mall, an underground shopping mall on the south side of Canary Wharf, offers shoppers a choice of fashion, pharmacies, cafes and restaurants. In November ... More
 
 
 
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Restaurants near London Docklands

What are the best dining options near London Docklands London?
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Caribbean Scene
London > Restaurants > African restaurants
ExCeL Marina, 17 Western Gateway, Royal Victoria, E16 | 2 minutes from London Docklands
... More
 
 
 
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Fatboys Diner
London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
Trinity Bouy Wharf, Tower Hamlets, London E14 | 13 minutes from London Docklands
Stock up on American style cuisine in the heart of London's Docklands at Fatboys Diner, where burgers are washed down with full dairy ice cream shakes. ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Yi-Ban
London > Restaurants > Chinese restaurants
London Regatta Centre, Dockside Road, , E16 | 15 minutes from London Docklands
Lost in the bleak and beautiful wasteland of the Docklands business parks - a super-modern expanse of smooth concrete and still water - this restaurant ... More
 
 
 
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Education near London Docklands

Near London Docklands
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Four Corners
London > Education > Adult Education
121 Roman Road, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 3.4 miles from London Docklands
For 30 years Four Corners has been training, producing and supporting the full range of film and photographic requirements. Services on offer include filmmaking facilities and ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Making Space
London > Education > Evening Classes
10 Sunbury Workshops, Swanfield Street, Shoreditch, London E2 | 4.4 miles from London Docklands
Learn some crafty manouveurs at Making Space where classes on mask making, glass engraving, pyrography (burning patterns into wood or leather), chainmail knitting, and book hollowing ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Workers' Educational Association
London > Education > Evening Classes
4 Luke Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 4.6 miles from London Docklands
National charity for adult learning which also runs an excellent selection of theatre, literature, history and politics evening classes.... More
 
 
 
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Leisure near London Docklands

London Docklands gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
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Greenwich Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Romney Road, SE10 | 2.2 miles from London Docklands
As a World Heritage Site marking the site of the Greenwich Meridian (the base point for World Time and the location of Longitude 0) Greenwich is ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Brooklyn Bowl
London > Leisure >
O2 Arena, Peninsula Square, SE10 | 18 minutes from London Docklands
Five years after the original Brooklyn Bowl launched, the well known New York bowling alley comes to London's O2. The London venue is the first Brooklyn ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Paintball Centre
London > Leisure > Activities
Unit 4, Wood Wharf, Preston Road, Canary Wharf, Tower Hamlets, London E14 | 31 minutes from London Docklands
This fab game emerged in 1980 and has taken the world by storm. Popular with adrenalin junkies, paintballing is an action-packed, mission-driven past-time that is ... More
 
 
 
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Pubs near London Docklands

The best pubs near London London Docklands.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Trafalgar Tavern
London > Nightlife > Pubs
Park Row, SE10 | 2 miles from London Docklands
The pub achieved notoriety selling whitebait (still on the menu) but now the Trafalgar Tavern is a refreshment point for the capital's many visitors. It's hardly ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Bar Du Musee Café
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
17 Nelson Road, Greenwich, , SE10 | 2.3 miles from London Docklands
... More
 
 
 
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The Gun
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
27 Coldharbour, Docklands, Tower Hamlets, London E14 | 26 minutes from London Docklands
This 250-year-old pub was a sailor's favourite, home to smugglers and site of secret trysts between Lord Nelson and Emma Hamilton. Closed down by ... More
 
 
 
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Nightlife near London Docklands

London Docklands clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Old Brewery
London > Nightlife > Bars
The Pepys Building, Old Royal Naval College, SE10 | 2.2 miles from London Docklands
Located within the grounds of the Old Royal Naval College and a stone's throw from the world's last tea clipper, the legendary Cutty Sark, The Old ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Proud2 at The O2
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
The O2 Arena Peninsula Square, Greenwich, SE10 | 18 minutes from London Docklands
In the sad shell of the Millennium Dome, a superclub was born, going by the name of Proud2. Sporting one of the world's most powerful audio ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Davy's Wine Bar
London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
31 Fisherman's Walk, Tower Hamlets, London E14 | 37 minutes from London Docklands
At ground floor level on Fisherman’s Walk at Canary Wharf, tables, chairs and merry-makers spill out of doors on to the riverside during the summer months. ... More
 
 
 
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Meeting venue hire near London Docklands

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near London Docklands.
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Museum of London Docklands
London > Business > Venue Hire
No.1 Warehouse, West India Quay, Hertsmere Road, Tower Hamlets, London E14 | 2 miles from London Docklands
In keeping with its waterside location, the Museum of London Docklands focuses on the history of the East End with particular emphasis on the River Thames ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
ExCel London Exhibition Centre
London > Business > Venue Hire
Royal Victoria Dock, E16 | 3 minutes from London Docklands
A stunning architectural achievement, gigantic amounts of floor space accompanied by shops, bars and hotels, London’s purpose built exhibition centre, opened in 2000, is an exciting ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The O2
London > Business > Venue Hire
Peninsula Square, SE10 | 18 minutes from London Docklands
The second most embarrassing legacy of Tony Blair's time in government struggled for years to find a role after the millennium show shut up shop. It's ... More
 
 
 
 
 

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London MCM Expo: Comic Con
Exhibitions | Until 26th October 2014 

ExCel London Exhibition Centre 3 minutes walk from London Docklands

A convention for comic, anime, manga and video games fans, including a dedicated games zone area plus book launches and ...More

Jeremy Sassoon Quintet: Ray Charles Tribute
Music | On 24th October 2014 

Boisdale's Of Canary Wharf 2.03 miles from London Docklands

The American singer-pianist has his material covered....More

Funky Friday
Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 31st October 2014 

Inc Bar 2.26 miles from London Docklands

House, dance and garage courtesy of DJ Vic, DJ Andy B and DJ Buzz B....More

Up The Creek Comedy Club
Comedy | Until 25th October 2014 

Up the Creek 2.34 miles from London Docklands

Live stand-up comedy club with comedians Barry Castagnolla MC, Masud Milas and Ben Norris with more acts to be confirmed....More

Eric And Little Ern
Theatre | Until 25th October 2014 

Greenwich Theatre 2.35 miles from London Docklands

A devised show from Ian Ashpitel and Jonty Stephens, which pays tribute to the beloved double act Morecambe and Wise ...More

Dancing To The Music of Time: Workshop
Sporting Events | Until 12th December 2014 

Greenwich Dance Agency, The Borough Hall 2.51 miles from London Docklands

Weekly adult dance class....More

Turned On Its Head: Shiny (Ages 18 months-5 years)
Kids Events | Until 25th October 2014 

Stratford Circus 2.61 miles from London Docklands

Dance Umbrella present Shiny, a show for the very young....More

Turned On Its Head: Shiny (Ages 6-18 Months)
Kids Events | Until 25th October 2014 

Stratford Circus 2.61 miles from London Docklands

A new show for the very young....More

Jenny Wren And Her Borrowed Wings
Concerts | On 24th October 2014 

Jamboree 2.87 miles from London Docklands

An exciting trio combining gutsy rhythm'n'blues with laid back acoustic grooves....More

Livin' On Adrenalin
Concerts | On 24th October 2014 

Blackheath Halls 3.02 miles from London Docklands

Morgan Hayes's Dislocated Chorales, Piers Hellawell's Maquette, Jordan Hunt's The Centre Cannot Hold, Zigmunt Zrauze's Fields And Hills, Michael Levinas's ...More

 
 
 
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