Baden Powell House

 
 
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Baden-Powell House Queen's Gate, South Kensington, London SW7 5JS 
 
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Baden Powell HouseThis building, opened in 1961, is a living memorial to Baden-Powell as it was originally paid for by scouts around the world. Outside the building is a statue of Baden-Powell by Don Potter; this is the only granite statue in London. Now it has developed into a modern 180-bedded hotel and conference centre with 8 conference suites on its upper floors.

 

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Underground Stations

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Gloucester Road Tube Station
 
3 minutes walk
 
South Kensington Tube Station
 
5 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
 
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Union Car Parks
 
9 minutes walk
 
Q-Park Kingston House
 
10 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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Fifty Four Boutique Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £74  41% off
54 Queen's Gate, SW7 | 1 minute from Baden Powell House
Located at 54 Queen's Gate, this traditional Edwardian townhouse hotel is well positioned, within five minutes' walk of both Gloucester Road and South Kensington Tube stations ... More
 
 
 
Grange Strathmore Hotel London
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £59  34% off
41 Queen's Gate Gardens, SW7 | 2 minutes from Baden Powell House
Ideally located in London's affluent and fashionable Kensington area, the Grange Strathmore Hotel is an elegantly restored London townhouse, combining Victorian splendour with modern day luxury. ... More
 
 
 
130 Queen's Gate Apartments
London > Apartment > Apartment   from £227  21% off
130 Queen's Gate, SW7 | 2 minutes from Baden Powell House
Located in the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea, the 130 Queen's Gate Apartments provide state-of-the-art accommodation nearby to many of London's attractions, including the Natural ... More
 
 
 
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Emmanuel Centre
London > Business > Conference Facilities
9-23 Marsham Street, SW1P | 2.2 miles from Baden Powell House
Located in the heart of Westminster, the Emmanuel Centre is a distinctive Grade II listed building designed by renowned architect, Sir Herbert Baker. The Centre houses ... More
 
 
 
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The Queen Elizabeth II Conference Centre
London > Business > Conference Facilities
Broad Sanctuary, Westminster, London SW1P | 2.2 miles from Baden Powell House
Seven floors of purpose-built meeting space in the heart of Westminster, the Queen Elizabeth II Conference Centre (QEIICC) is a well known permanent conference space situated ... More
 
 
 
Imperial College Conference Link
London > Business > Conference Facilities
Prince's Gardens, South Kensington, London SW7 | 7 minutes from Baden Powell House
It is well known that Imperial College is one of the world's leading centres for the teaching and research of science, technology and medicine. Less known, ... More
 
 
 
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Cromwell Road, South Kensington, London SW7 | 3 minutes from Baden Powell House
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Victoria and Albert (V & A) Museum
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Cromwell Road, South Kensington, London SW7 | 6 minutes from Baden Powell House
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190 Queen's Gate, Kensington, South Kensington, London SW7 | 6 minutes from Baden Powell House
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London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: Tuesday 16th September 2014 - 1.30pm-5.30pm
Victoria and Albert (V & A) Museum, Cromwell Road, South Kensington, London SW7 | 6 minutes from Baden Powell House
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Carve, Print, Design
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: Monday 15th and Tuesday 16th September 2014 - 11am-10pm
Brompton Oratory, Brompton Road, SW7 | 9 minutes from Baden Powell House
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An Evening With Sir Ranulph Fiennes
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: Tuesday 16th September 2014 - 6.45pm-8.30pm
Royal Geographical Society, 1 Kensington Gore, South Kensington, London SW7 | 9 minutes from Baden Powell House
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Cine Lumiere
London > Entertainment > Cinemas
Institut Francais Cultural Centre, 17 Queensberry Place, South Kensington, London SW7 | 2 minutes from Baden Powell House
The Cine Lumiere is a shining beacon for all fans of European and World cinema. Attached to the Institut Francais, its programme is varied and intelligent, ... More
 
 
 
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Science Museum IMAX
London > Entertainment > Cinemas
Exhibition Road, Knightsbridge, South Kensington, London SW7 | 3 minutes from Baden Powell House
The huge IMAX screen - ten times bigger than the average screen - at the Science Museum is one of the few places in London where ... More
 
 
 
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Royal College of Music
London > Entertainment > Classical Music
Prince Consort Road, South Kensington, London SW7 | 5 minutes from Baden Powell House
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Natural History Museum
London > Attractions > Museums
Cromwell Road, South Kensington, London SW7 | 3 minutes from Baden Powell House
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London > Attractions > Museums
Exhibition Road, South Kensington, London SW7 | 3 minutes from Baden Powell House
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Museum of Instruments
London > Attractions > Museums
Royal College of Music Prince Consort Road, South Kensington, London SW7 | 5 minutes from Baden Powell House
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Moxon's
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
17 Bute Street, South Kensington, London SW7 | 4 minutes from Baden Powell House
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La Cave a Fromage
London > Shopping > Delicatessens
24-25 Cromwell Place, South Kensington, London SW7 | 5 minutes from Baden Powell House
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Christie's South Kensington
London > Shopping >
85 Old Brompton Road, South Kensington, London SW7 | 5 minutes from Baden Powell House
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Apero Restaurant & Bar
London > Restaurants > Mediterranean restaurants
2 Harrington Road, SW7 | 3 minutes from Baden Powell House
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Starbucks
London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
83 Gloucester Road, South Kensington, London SW7 | 3 minutes from Baden Powell House
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Byron
London > Restaurants > American restaurants
75 Gloucester Road, South Kensington, London SW7 | 3 minutes from Baden Powell House
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Dana Centre
London > Education > Evening Classes
165 Queen's Gate, South Kensington, South Kensington, London SW7 | 2 minutes from Baden Powell House
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The London School of Painting and Drawing
London > Education > Evening Classes
23 Kensington Square, Kensington, London W8 | 11 minutes from Baden Powell House
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Royal College of Art, Dyson Building
London > Education > Universities and Colleges
1 Hester Road, SW11 | 22 minutes from Baden Powell House
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G-Spa
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
63-81 Pelham Street, South Kensington, London SW7 | 8 minutes from Baden Powell House
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The Roof Gardens
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
99 Kensington High Street, Kensington, London W8 | 12 minutes from Baden Powell House
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London Archers
London > Leisure > Activities
Perks Field, Kensington Palace, Kensington, London W8 | 14 minutes from Baden Powell House
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London > Restaurants > Gastropub
148 Old Brompton Road, South Kensington, SW5 | 7 minutes from Baden Powell House
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Devonshire Arms W8
London > Nightlife > Pubs
37 Marloes Road, Kensington, London W8 | 11 minutes from Baden Powell House
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The Enterprise
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35 Walton Street, South Kensington, , Knightsbridge, London SW3 | 11 minutes from Baden Powell House
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Eighty Six
London > Nightlife > Bars
86 Fulham Road, South Kensington, London SW3 | 8 minutes from Baden Powell House
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Barts
London > Nightlife > Bars
Chelsea Cloisters, Sloane Avenue, Chelsea, London SW3 | 11 minutes from Baden Powell House
Taking its inspiration from the American speakeasy movement, Barts is a tiny, intimate and relaxed bar in South Kensington which promises a refreshingly fun experience - ... More
 
 
 
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Evans & Peel Detective Agency
London > Nightlife > Bars
310c Earls Court Road, Earls Court, London SW5 | 12 minutes from Baden Powell House
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Victoria and Albert (V & A) Museum
London > Business > Venue Hire
Cromwell Road, South Kensington, London SW7 | 6 minutes from Baden Powell House
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The Gore Hotel
London > Business > Venue Hire
190 Queen's Gate, Kensington, South Kensington, London SW7 | 6 minutes from Baden Powell House
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Britain: One Million Years of the Human Story
Britain: One Million Years of the Human Story
Exhibitions | Until 27th September 2014 

Natural History Museum 3 minutes walk from Baden Powell House

Look back at Britain long before the Romans, Saxons and Vikings arrived at the Natural History Museum's major exhibition, Britain: ...More

 
Images of Nature
Images of Nature
Exhibitions | Next performance 16th September 2014 

Natural History Museum 3 minutes walk from Baden Powell House

Women artists are the theme of Natural History Museum's temporary exhibition in the Images of Nature gallery, which showcases botanical ...More

 
Joan Fontcuberta: Stranger Than Fiction
Joan Fontcuberta: Stranger Than Fiction
Exhibitions | Until 9th November 2014 

Science Museum 3 minutes walk from Baden Powell House

The Science Museum's Media Space, launched last year, hosts the first major UK exhibition by Catalan artist Joan Fontcuberta this ...More

 
Open For Business
Exhibitions | Until 2nd November 2014 

Science Museum 3 minutes walk from Baden Powell House

Open For Business at the Science Museum tells the story of the British industry through eye-opening photography and film footage. ...More

Aleksander Kolkowski: The Exponential Horn: In Search Of Perfect Sound
Exhibitions | Until 20th November 2015 

Science Museum 3 minutes walk from Baden Powell House

An installation by the Science Museum's Sound Artist in Residence in 2012, featuring a full-size reconstruction of the UK's largest ...More

Andrew Hunt
Exhibitions | Until 27th September 2014 

Cadogan Contemporary 5 minutes walk from Baden Powell House

Figurative and portrait paintings inspired by everyday life....More

MF Husain: Master Of Modern Indian Painting
Exhibitions | Until 31st October 2014 

Victoria and Albert (V & A) Museum 6 minutes walk from Baden Powell House

Triptych paintings capturing the vibrant cities, Hindu festivals, iconic figures and significant moments of Indian history and culture....More

Simon Carroll: Expressionist Potter
Exhibitions | Until 4th January 2015 

Victoria and Albert (V & A) Museum 6 minutes walk from Baden Powell House

A retrospective of contemporary ceramics....More

Memoirs Of An Infantry Officer: Paul Hogarth Illustrates Siegfried Sassoon WWI
Exhibitions | Until 12th October 2014 

Victoria and Albert (V & A) Museum 6 minutes walk from Baden Powell House

Drawings and watercolours for Sassoon's novel based on his experiences in the trenches of the First World War....More

Beatrix Potter: The Land The Seasons And The War WWI
Exhibitions | Until 12th October 2014 

Victoria and Albert (V & A) Museum 6 minutes walk from Baden Powell House

Watercolour paintings of the landscape of the Lake District made during the First World War, together with correspondence and a ...More

 
 
 
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