The Elephant & Castle  

 
 
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40 Holland Street, Kensington, London W8 4LT
 
 
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Mon-Sat: 11am-11pm; Sun: 12noon-10.30pm
 

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Notting Hill Gate Tube Station
 
9 minutes walk
 
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Hornton Street Car Park
 
2 minutes walk
 
Young Street NCP
 
4 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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Royal Garden Hotel London
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £133  24% off
2-24 Kensington High Street, W8 | 4 minutes from The Elephant & Castle
The Royal Garden's main attraction is the view it offers over Hyde Park, towering as it does over the well-kept royal gardens of Kensington Palace. As ... More
 
 
 
Holiday Inn London - Kensington
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £72  34% off
Wrights Lane, W8 | 4 minutes from The Elephant & Castle
One of the biggest Holiday Inn hotels in Europe, the Holiday Inn London - Kensington was rebranded at the end of 2016 introducing a new open ... More
 
 
 
The Milestone Hotel London
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £313  40% off
1 Kensington Court, W8 | 6 minutes from The Elephant & Castle
'Luxury' best sums up these rooms and apartments overlooking Kensington Palace and Gardens in one of London's most coveted positions. Apartments come with fireplaces, en-suite marble ... More
 
 
 
 
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The best pubs near London The Elephant & Castle.
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The Churchill Arms
London > Nightlife > Pubs
119 Kensington Church Street, Kensington, London W8 | 5 minutes from The Elephant & Castle
Now more England's national cuisine than sausages and mash, Thai food (the perfect accompaniment to a cooling pint of lager), saw its inauguration in the small, ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Windsor Castle
London > Nightlife > Pubs
114 Campden Hill Road, Kensington, London W8 | 7 minutes from The Elephant & Castle
Elevated on an incline in the appropriately named Notting Hill, the rustic old Windsor Castle pub was so-called because in its early days the pub’s upper ... More
 
 
 
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The Elephant & Castle clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
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Piano
London > Nightlife > Bars
106 Kensington High Street, Kensington, London W8 | 2 minutes from The Elephant & Castle
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
Hyde Kensington
London > Nightlife > Bars
1-1a Kensington High Street, W8 | 4 minutes from The Elephant & Castle
Opposite Kensington Palace, an area not known for its nightlife, Hyde Kensington cocktail bar has a drinks list by world ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Notting Hill Arts Club
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
221 Notting Hill Gate, Notting Hill, London W11 | 8 minutes from The Elephant & Castle
Pricey but always fun, this subterranean dive in the heart of trendy West London enjoys a steady crowd and on big nights it gets absolutely packed ... More
 
 
 
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London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 9th June to 13th October 2018 - 1.30pm-4.30pm
The Elephant & Castle, Central Library, 12 Phillimore Walk, W8 | 3 minutes from The Elephant & Castle
...More
 
 
 
Ongoing
Diana: Her Fashion Story
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 24th February 2017 to 31st December 2018 - Various Times
The Elephant & Castle, Kensington Gardens, W8 | 4 minutes from The Elephant & Castle
Celebrate the life of Diana, Princess of Wales, in a major exhibition of her dresses, which trace the evolution of the Princess's style from the demure ...More
 
 
 
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The Print Room at the Coronet
London > Entertainment > Theatres
103 Notting Hill Gate, Bayswater, London W11 | 9 minutes from The Elephant & Castle
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 | 9 minutes from The Elephant & Castle
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
 
 
 
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Gate Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
11 Pembridge Road, Notting Hill, London W11 | 9 minutes from The Elephant & Castle
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
 
 
 
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Sights and Attractions near The Elephant & Castle

The best museums, galleries, attractions near The Elephant & Castle
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St Mary Abbots Parish Church
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
Kensington High Street, W8 | 1 minute from The Elephant & Castle
Designed by Sir George Gilbert Scott, the most famous and most sought after architect of his day, St Mary Abbots Church on Kensington High ... More
 
 
 
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Kensington Town Hall
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
Hornton Street, Kensington, London W8 | 2 minutes from The Elephant & Castle
Soon after the amalgamation of Kensington with Chelsea in the seventies the two old town halls were replaced with a joint civic centre, the current Kensington ... More
 
 
 
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Kensington Palace State Apartments
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
Kensington Gardens, Kensington, London W8 | 4 minutes from The Elephant & Castle
Originally a private country house, public visitors are now warmly welcomed into Kensington Palace, the birthplace of Queen Victoria and home to Princess Diana between 1981 ... More
 
 
 
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The best shops and markets near The Elephant & Castle
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MAC Cosmetics
London > Shopping > Perfume and Cosmetics
28a Kensington Church Street, Kensington, London W8 | 2 minutes from The Elephant & Castle
Ultra-chic, ultra-hip cosmetics with colours to die for, all imported from Canada. A must-have for the cosmetics connoisseur. For a treat you can book a session ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Whole Foods Market
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
6397 Kensington High Street, Kensington, London W8 | 3 minutes from The Elephant & Castle
The Barkers Building on Kensington High Street used to house an entire department store so you can imagine how much fresh, good-for-you food you can fit ... More
 
 
 
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Hotel Chocolat
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
163 Kensington High Street, Kensington, London W8 | 4 minutes from The Elephant & Castle
The High Street Kensington branch of Hotel Chocolat has an in-store cafe where weary shoppers can re-charge their batteries with a mug of Liquid Chocolat - ... More
 
 
 
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Feng Sushi - High Street Kensington
London > Restaurants > Japanese restaurants
24 Kensington Church Street, Kensington, London W8 | 1 minute from The Elephant & Castle
Ethically focused sushi and sustainable fish are the key principles of Feng Sushi in Kensington. In the centre of Kensington, Feng Sushi features elegantly modern design. Feng ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Patisserie Valerie
London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
27 Kensington Church Street, Kensington, London W8 | 1 minute from The Elephant & Castle
There are Valeries all over London these days and quite right too because they serve some of the best pastries in the capital alongside a tempting ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Randa
London > Restaurants > Thai restaurants
23 Kensington Church Street, Kensington, London W8 | 1 minute from The Elephant & Castle
... More
 
 
 
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Education near The Elephant & Castle

Near The Elephant & Castle
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The London School of Painting and Drawing
London > Education > Evening Classes
23 Kensington Square, Kensington, London W8 | 5 minutes from The Elephant & Castle
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
Dana Centre
London > Education > Evening Classes
165 Queen's Gate, South Kensington, South Kensington, London SW7 | 14 minutes from The Elephant & Castle
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The LookOut, Hyde Park
London > Education > Other Attractions
Hyde Park, Hyde Park, London W2 | 23 minutes from The Elephant & Castle
Hidden in a copse of trees in Hyde Park, The LookOut is a tranquil haven in the heart of London. Home to the Isis Education Centre, ... More
 
 
 
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The Elephant & Castle gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
London Archers
London > Leisure > Activities
Perks Field, Kensington Palace, Kensington, London W8 | 4 minutes from The Elephant & Castle
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Holland Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Ilchester Place, Holland Park, London W8 | 9 minutes from The Elephant & Castle
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
Kensington Gardens
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Princes Square, Bayswater, London W2 | 10 minutes from The Elephant & Castle
Technically two different parks, Hyde Park and Kensington Gardens are in practical and historical terms one huge, merging expanse. Almost every kind of outdoor pursuit takes ... More
 
 
 
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Meeting venue hire near The Elephant & Castle

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near The Elephant & Castle.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Kensington Conference and Events Centre
London > Business > Venue Hire
Hornton Street, Kensington, London W8 | 2 minutes from The Elephant & Castle
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 | 3 minutes from The Elephant & Castle
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
Kensington Palace
London > Business > Venue Hire
Kensington Gardens, Kensington, London W8 | 4 minutes from The Elephant & Castle
Conference facilities can accomodate for up to 1040 people.... More
 
 
 
 

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Azzedine Alaia: The Couturier
Azzedine Alaia: The Couturier
Exhibitions | Until 7th October 2018 

Design Museum 8 minutes walk from The Elephant & Castle

A major new exhibition at the Design Museum, Azzedine AlaĆÆa: The Couturier explores the career and creative process of the ...More

 
Hope to Nope: Graphics and Politics 2008-2018
Hope to Nope: Graphics and Politics 2008-2018
Exhibitions | Until 12th August 2018 

Design Museum 8 minutes walk from The Elephant & Castle

Taking the global financial crash of 2008 as its starting point and looking at the unsettled decade since, Hope to ...More

 
Opera Holland Park
Opera Holland Park
Concerts | Until 28th July 2018 

Holland Park Theatre 9 minutes walk from The Elephant & Castle

The annual Opera Holland Park is a highlight of summer in London, when the temporary structure of Holland Park Theatre ...More

 
Festival of Science: Space
Festival of Science: Space
Exhibitions | Until 28th June 2018 

Royal Albert Hall 13 minutes walk from The Elephant & Castle

Build your own rocket, see Chris Hadfield and Robin Ince's science show and hear Star Trek 'in concert' at the ...More

 
UB40
Concerts | On 25th June 2018 

Royal Albert Hall 13 minutes walk from The Elephant & Castle

The legendary collective, hailing from Birmingham, performs their hit singles from across their career which spans five decades as they ...More

Music For Saxophone
Concerts | On 25th June 2018 

Royal College of Music 14 minutes walk from The Elephant & Castle

Mills Williams Junior Fellow Jonathan Radford presents music by Villa-Lobos, Webern, Nino Russell, Nathanael Gubler and Kieran Timbrell....More

Serpentine Pavilion 2018
Serpentine Pavilion 2018
Exhibitions | Until 7th October 2018 

Serpentine Gallery 15 minutes walk from The Elephant & Castle

Now in its 18th year, the Serpentine's Summer Pavilion is a highlight of London's arts calendar in the summer, launched ...More

 
Superbugs: The Fight For Our Lives
Superbugs: The Fight For Our Lives
Exhibitions | Until 28th February 2019 

Science Museum 16 minutes walk from The Elephant & Castle

We don't mean to scare you but superbugs kill close to 700,000 people a year globally. In free exhibition Superbugs: ...More

 
Sensational Butterflies
Sensational Butterflies
Kids Events | Until 16th September 2018 

Natural History Museum 16 minutes walk from The Elephant & Castle

From chomping caterpillars to beautiful butterflies, the Natural History Museum comes alive at summer with the arrival of the tropical ...More

 
Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2017
Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2017
Exhibitions | Until 9th September 2018 

Natural History Museum 16 minutes walk from The Elephant & Castle

The annual Wildlife Photographer of the Year exhibition is a highlight of the year at the Natural History Museum, consistently ...More

 

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The Mall

On Tuesday 10th July, one hundred days after the official 100th birthday of the Royal Air Force, up to 100 aircraft representing the RAF's history will fly over Buckingham Palace. In the hour and a ...More

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