London Docklands

 
 
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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.

 

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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
    London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £66  37% 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
     
     
     
    Sunborn London
    London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £85  31% off
    Royal Victoria Dock, E16 | 4 minutes from London Docklands
    Staying at this modern water-borne hotel is like going on a cruise without leaving the city. Moored at Royal Victoria Dock, the riverside location is picturesque ... More
     
     
     
    Holiday Inn Express Royal Docks Docklands
    London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £52  37% off
    Silvertown Way, E16 | 13 minutes from London Docklands
    The shimmering business parks of the Docklands are a tribute to the spirit of modernity, and this clean, efficient hotel, with air conditioning and Wi-Fi throughout ... More
     
     
     
     
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    Alternative Sights nearest London Docklands

    Nearest to London Docklands
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    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
     
     
     
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    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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    The best museums, galleries, attractions near London Docklands
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    Trinity Buoy Wharf
    London > Attractions >
    Orchard Place, Tower Hamlets, London 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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    London City Island
    London > Attractions > Other Attractions
    Wharfside Road, Leamouth Peninsula, Tower Hamlets, London E14 | 15 minutes from London Docklands
    Taking up 12 acres, London City Island is a neighbourhood in East London, a 'mini Manhattan' with a red bridge linking the island to ... More
     
     
     
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    Events near London Docklands

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    Prudential Ride London Cycling Show
    London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 30th July, 31st July and 1st August 2015
    ExCel London Exhibition Centre, One Western Gateway, Royal Victoria Dock, E16 | 3 minutes from London Docklands
    Themed exhibitions and displays to inspire cyclists and would-be riders of all ages and abilities....More
     
     
     
    Bett Learning Technology Exhibition
    London > Events > Business Events  Dates: 21st, 22nd, 23rd and 24th Oct 2015 - 10am-6pm
    ExCel London Exhibition Centre, One Western Gateway, Royal Victoria Dock, E16 | 3 minutes from London Docklands
    Bett, the world's leading event for learning technology, brings together over 600 exhibitors and 35,000 visitors, providing a global space to experience the transformational power of ...More
     
     
     
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    London Triathlon
    London > Events > Sporting Events  Dates: Saturday 8th and Sunday 9th August 2015
    ExCel London Exhibition Centre, One Western Gateway, Royal Victoria Dock, E16 | 3 minutes from London Docklands
    The triathlon is fast replacing the marathon as the event of choice for testing your body to the limit and the London Triathlon is the world's ...More
     
     
     
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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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    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, Tower Hamlets, London 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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    Caribbean Scene
    London > Restaurants > African restaurants
    ExCeL Marina, 17 Western Gateway, Royal Victoria, E16 | 2 minutes from London Docklands
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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
     
     
     
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    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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    University of Greenwich
    London > Education > Universities and Colleges
    Maritime Greenwich University Campus, Park Row, SE10 | 2 miles from London Docklands
    The main University of Greenwich campus boasts a picturesque setting on a World Heritage Site on the banks of the River Thames within three baroque buildings ... More
     
     
     
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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
     
     
     
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    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
     
     
     
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    London Docklands gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
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    Greenwich Peninsula Driving Range
    London > Leisure > Golf
    Greenwich Peninsula, SE10 | 18 minutes from London Docklands
    If you hook a shot at the state of the art Greenwich Peninsula Driving Range it'll head towards Canary Wharf and if you slice it ... More
     
     
     
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    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
     
     
     
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    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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    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
     
     
     
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    Bar Du Musee Café
    London > Restaurants > Gastropub
    17 Nelson Road, Greenwich, SE10 | 2.3 miles from London Docklands
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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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    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
     
     
     
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    Studio 338
    London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
    338 Boord Street, Greenwich, SE10 | 22 minutes from London Docklands
    Following a major refurbishment, Studio 338 reopened in spectacular style in March 2014, with Mark 'MK' Kinchen, Kevin Saunderson and Kate Simko all on the line-up. ... More
     
     
     
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    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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    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
     
     
     
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    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
     
     
     
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    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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    Prudential Ride London Cycling Show
    Exhibitions | Until 1st August 2015 

    ExCel London Exhibition Centre 3 minutes walk from London Docklands

    Themed exhibitions and displays to inspire cyclists and would-be riders of all ages and abilities....More

    Elvis At The O2: The Exhibition Of His Life
    Exhibitions | Until 31st August 2015 

    The O2 Arena 18 minutes walk from London Docklands

    A retrospective of the life and career of Elvis Aaron Presley, which includes around 300 artefacts from Graceland, and a ...More

    Christina Broom
    Exhibitions | Until 1st November 2015 

    Museum of London Docklands 2.01 miles from London Docklands

    A selection of Christina Broom's photography, highlighting Broom's images of the military in London and kick-starting a programme of events ...More

    Reuben Richards & Soul Train
    Concerts | On 31st July 2015 

    Boisdale's Of Canary Wharf 2.03 miles from London Docklands

    The London-based singer and his band cover a selection of soul and R&B songs....More

    Forgotten Fighters: the First World War at Sea
    Forgotten Fighters: the First World War at Sea
    Exhibitions | Until 1st August 2015 

    National Maritime Museum 2.16 miles from London Docklands

    Part of the National Maritime Museum's commemoration of World War One, Forgotten Fighters: the First World War at Sea explores ...More

     
    Guiding Lights: 500 Years Of Trinity House And Safety At Sea
    Guiding Lights: 500 Years Of Trinity House And Safety At Sea
    Exhibitions | Until 4th January 2016 

    National Maritime Museum 2.16 miles from London Docklands

    Five hundred years ago, a fraternity of London mariners was given a charter by Henry VIII and became the Corporation ...More

     
    Meet The Time Travellers: Neville And Mary
    Kids Events | Until 31st August 2015 

    Royal Observatory Greenwich 2.16 miles from London Docklands

    Learn about life in the 18th-century Royal Observatory....More

    Against Captain's Orders: A Journey Into The Uncharted (Ages 6-12)
    Theatre | Until 31st August 2015 

    National Maritime Museum 2.16 miles from London Docklands

    Punchdrunk Enrichment's theatrical journey through the collection of maritime artefacts....More

    Against Captain's Orders: A Journey Into The Uncharted
    Against Captain's Orders: A Journey Into The Uncharted
    Theatre | Until 31st August 2015 

    National Maritime Museum 2.16 miles from London Docklands

    Punchdrunk Enrichment's largest production to date, Against Captain's Orders: A Journey into the Uncharted gives 6 to 12 year old ...More

     
     
     
     
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