The Poet

 
 

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214-216 Railton Road, SE24 0JT
 
 
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Underground Stations

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Brixton Tube Station
 
16 minutes walk
 
Denmark Hill Station
 
24 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

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Herne Hill Railway Station
 
1 minutes walk
 
North Dulwich Railway Station
 
12 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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    Holiday Inn Express London- Vauxhall Nine Elms
    London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £67  27% off
    87 South Lambeth Road, SW8 | 2.2 miles from The Poet
    Recently redeveloped in a contemporary style, the Holiday Inn Express London -Vauxhall Nine Elms is a budget hotel located just south of the river Thames. ... More
     
     
     
    Park Plaza Riverbank Hotel London
    London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £66  27% off
    18 Albert Embankment, SE1 | 2.7 miles from The Poet
    For understated chic this hotel on the banks of the Thames opposite the Tate Britain is a top choice. The rooms are clean and modern and ... More
     
     
     
    Church Street Hotel London
    London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £58  28% off
    29-33 Camberwell Church Street, SE5 | 30 minutes from The Poet
    Billing itself as 'a Spanish Americana oasis in the heart of downtown South London', the Church Street Hotel is certainly unique and boutique-y. Frida Kahlo stares ... More
     
     
     
     
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    Alternative Nightclubs nearest The Poet

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    Fire
    London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
    South Lambeth Road, Vauxhall, Lambeth, London SW8 | 2.4 miles from The Poet
    London's biggest and best gay venue, Fire hosts a cluster of different club nights including more and more straight-friendly one-off parties over the weekends. Newly redesigned ... More
     
     
     
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    Corsica Studios
    London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
    Unit 5 Farrell Court, 4-5 Elephant Road, Elephant and Castle, London SE17 | 2.8 miles from The Poet
    A superbly designed two-room club and arts venue that captures the feeling of an illegal party in a squatted industrial space - while still being clean, ... More
     
     
     
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    Plan B
    London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
    418 Brixton Road, Brixton, London SW9 | 18 minutes from The Poet
    With an exciting new music programme and creative team behind its new look and identity, including Kate Moross (one of London's most exciting young creatives, and ... More
     
     
     
     
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    Effra
    London > Nightlife > Pubs
    38a Kellet Road, Brixton, London SW2 | 13 minutes from The Poet
    By no means your average watering hole; the Effra defies most attempts at description or classification. From the outside it looks like a shabby South London ... More
     
     
     
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    Ritzy Cafe
    London > Nightlife > Bars
    Brixton Oval, Brixton, London SW2 | 15 minutes from The Poet
    This funky little jazz bar is one of South London's hidden delights. Don't worry about the depressingly empty pub section you can see from the street. ... More
     
     
     
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    Champagne & Fromage
    London > Nightlife > Bars
    10-11 Granville Arcade, Coldharbour Lane, SW9 | 15 minutes from The Poet
    Champagne & Fromage Brixton opens on 8th October 2013. Expanding from their Covent Garden shop into Brixton, Champagne & Fromage, the venture owned by French Bubbles ... More
     
     
     
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    Quilla Constance Solo Exhibition Pukijam
    London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 14th April to 5th August 2015 - 11am-7pm
    198 Gallery, 198 Railton Road, SE24 | Same location as The Poet
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    Stranger Than Paradise Presents
    London > Events > Clubbing and Nightlife  Dates: Saturday 25th April 2015 - 9pm-3am
    Hootananny Brixton, 95 Effra Road, SW2 | 10 minutes from The Poet
    Madrid street artists Jingle Django play rhumba, world music and swing. With innovative musicians Les Trois Coups, The Gypsy Dynamite, Tabitha Taboo and Sacha Dieu & ...More
     
     
     
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    Karaoke
    London > Events > Clubbing and Nightlife  Dates: Wednesday 6th May 2015 - 9pm-12midnight
    Hootananny Brixton, 95 Effra Road, SW2 | 10 minutes from The Poet
    Available to all aspiring singers....More
     
     
     
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    Hootananny Brixton
    London > Entertainment > Pubs
    95 Effra Road, SW2 | 10 minutes from The Poet
    Hootananny Brixton is the sister venue to one of the Scottish Highlands' most successful venues, Hootananny in Inverness. Revamped and refurbished, it's fast-establishing itself as one ... More
     
     
     
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    Ritzy Picturehouse
    London > Entertainment > Cinemas
    Brixton Oval, Coldharbour Lane, Brixton, London SW2 | 15 minutes from The Poet
    If the Ritzy were a cat, it would have used up most of its nine lives. The cinema started life in 1910 as the Electric Pavilion, ... More
     
     
     
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    O2 Academy Brixton
    London > Entertainment > Live Music
    211 Stockwell Road, Brixton, London SW9 | 20 minutes from The Poet
    This former cinema with its art deco interior, proscenium arch and 140ft dome is London's most celebrated venue for live music, winning Best Live Venue at ... More
     
     
     
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    Dulwich Picture Gallery
    London > Attractions > Art Galleries
    Gallery Road, Dulwich Village, SE21 | 16 minutes from The Poet
    Designed by London architect Sir John Soane in 1811, Dulwich Picture Gallery is the world's first purpose-built art gallery and holds one of the most celebrated ... More
     
     
     
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    Brixton Windmill
    London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
    Windmill Gardens, Brixton Hill, SW2 | 16 minutes from The Poet
    Brixton Hill was still relatively rural when the Brixton Windmill was built in 1816 by John Muggeridge and Sons and the area remained largely agricultural until ... More
     
     
     
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    South London Gallery
    London > Attractions > Art Galleries
    65 Peckham Road, SE5 | 34 minutes from The Poet
    This is one of London's most important contemporary art exhibition spaces, having shown artists such as Gilbert and George, Tracey Emin, Mark Quinn and Julian Schnabel ... More
     
     
     
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    The Bookshop
    London > Shopping > Books
    1 Calton Avenue, SE21 | 15 minutes from The Poet
    Hazel Broadfoot's and Julian Toland's run a superb, high class bookshop in the heart of Dulwich Village. All the staff have a real enthusiasm, thirst for ... More
     
     
     
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    Spray Rose
    London > Shopping > Catalogue and Mail Order
    69 East Dulwich Grove, SE22 | 21 minutes from The Poet
    Based in sleepy Dulwich, London’s number one mail order florist offers a comprehensive service across the city, the country and the world! And you won’t find ... More
     
     
     
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    Moxon's
    London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
    149 Lordship Lane, SE22 | 23 minutes from The Poet
    This East Dulwich branch of Moxon's fishmongers in Lordship Lane is a friendly shop stocking ethically sourced fish and is regarded as one of the best ... More
     
     
     
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    The Commercial
    London > Restaurants > Gastropub
    210-212 Railton Road, SE24 | Same location as The Poet
    ... More
     
     
     
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    Escape Bar & Art
    London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
    214 - 216 Railton Road, SE24 | Same location as The Poet
    Recently opened bar-cum-gallery Escape is a slice of backpacker chic where you'd least expect to find it... in Brixton. There's art on the walls, free internet ... More
     
     
     
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    3 Monkeys
    London > Restaurants > Indian/South Asian restaurants
    136 Herne Hill, SE24 | 1 minute from The Poet
    The stalwart exterior of the 3 Monkeys is a contrast to its boldly-lined purple and white-themed cavernous interior. One is introduced into the simple but elegant ... More
     
     
     
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    Le Club Tricolore
    London > Education > Cookery Courses
    10 Ballingdon Road, Wandsworth, SW11 | 2.4 miles from The Poet
    Get the kids interested in learning can be difficult, especially with regards to a foreign language. However, if they start at a young age what can ... More
     
     
     
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    Chocolate Films Ltd
    London > Education >
    Units 1 & 2 119-123 Hackford Road, SW9 | 30 minutes from The Poet
    Chocolate Films is a South London based film production company and social enterprise which runs a wide variety of media courses including stop motion animation, light ... More
     
     
     
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    The Wine and Food Academy
    London > Education > Evening Classes
    93 Hazelbourne Road, SW12 | 34 minutes from The Poet
    It's kind of an evening class, kind of a dinner party... Led by FHM's Kenneth Harry Putt, the WFA wine appreciation classes are based around tasting ... More
     
     
     
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    Brockwell Lido
    London > Leisure >
    Lido Park Gardens, Brockwell Park, SE24 | 6 minutes from The Poet
    This excellent community sports facility was built by the London County Council in 1937. And, after a period of closure, Brockwell Lido re-opened in July 2007. ... More
     
     
     
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    Herne Hill Velodrome
    London > Leisure >
    Burbage Road, SE24 | 9 minutes from The Poet
    One of the oldest cycling tracks in the world, the Herne Hill Velodrome was built way back in 1891 and still hosts regular training for local ... More
     
     
     
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    Dulwich Croquet Club
    London > Leisure > Games
    Burbage Road, SE21 | 10 minutes from The Poet
    A million miles away from the hustle and bustle of Oxford Circus, the peace and quiet of leafy Dulwich is a great place to enjoy a ... More
     
     
     
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    The Commercial
    London > Restaurants > Gastropub
    210-212 Railton Road, SE24 | Same location as The Poet
    ... More
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Effra
    London > Nightlife > Pubs
    38a Kellet Road, Brixton, London SW2 | 13 minutes from The Poet
    By no means your average watering hole; the Effra defies most attempts at description or classification. From the outside it looks like a shabby South London ... More
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    The Crown & Greyhound
    London > Nightlife > Pubs
    73 Dulwich Village, SE21 | 16 minutes from The Poet
    The Crown & Greyhound in Dulwich Village (also known as 'The Dog') is a large pub - really, it's an amalgamation of two: The Crown and ... More
     
     
     
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    Tate Britain
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    Millbank, Westminster, London SW1P | 2.8 miles from The Poet
    Conference facilities can accomodate up to 1550 people.... More
     
     
     
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    Imperial War Museum
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    Lambeth Road, Southwark, London SE1 | 3 miles from The Poet
    This museum of 20th-century warfare offers a thoughtful look at what day-to-day life was like for both citizens and soldiers in the two world wars. The ... More
     
     
     
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    Dulwich Picture Gallery
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    Gallery Road, SE21 | 16 minutes from The Poet
    Designed by London architect Sir John Soane in 1811, Dulwich Picture Gallery is the world's first purpose-built art gallery and holds one of the most celebrated ... More
     
     
     
     

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    Jeffrey Disastronaut plays reggae, electro, funk jungle, pop, indie and dubstep....More

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    This April the Crafty Fox Market comes to Peckham and Brixton with a weekend off in between. Following the Crafty ...More

     
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    Club 414 15 minutes walk from The Poet

    Nick Sentience, Lorenzo Barrero, AntiVirus, Latex Zebra, Horizons, Fin and Nick Platt spin house and dance....More

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    Clubbing and Nightlife | On 25th April 2015 

    Electric Brixton 15 minutes walk from The Poet

    Psychedelic trance and techno courtesy of Perfect Stranger, X-Dream, Logica, Swarup, Ekanta and Second....More

    Made In China: A Doug Fishbone Project
    Exhibitions | Until 26th July 2015 

    Dulwich Picture Gallery 16 minutes walk from The Poet

    Take a closer look at the permanent collection to identify the copy of an Old Master painting, commissioned by conceptual ...More

    Ravilious
    Ravilious
    Exhibitions | Until 31st August 2015 

    Dulwich Picture Gallery 16 minutes walk from The Poet

    Over 100 watercolours by British artist Eric Ravilious, well known for his work for Wedgwood, including Train Landscape and Westbury ...More

     
    Brixton Markets
    Shopping | On 25th April 2015 

    Dulwich Picture Gallery 16 minutes walk from The Poet

    Local experts lead you on a tour of Brixton's historic markets....More

    Dignan Porch
    Concerts | On 25th April 2015 

    The Windmill 17 minutes walk from The Poet

    Indie rock five-piece from Tooting. With support from Great Ytene, H.grimace and Gorgeous Bully....More

     
     
     
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