Y Swim

 
 
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Central YMCA, Bloomsbury, 112 Great Russell Street, London WC1B 3NQ
 
 
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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
 
Goodge Street Tube Station
 
6 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Charing Cross Railway Station
 
14 minutes walk
 
Euston Railway Station
 
15 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Holborn NCP
 
5 minutes walk
 
Soho Masterpark
 
7 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

Further articles featuring Y Swim on LondonTown.com

 
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Plan the perfect year in London with our pick of the capital's best events in 2014. From January through to December, every month boasts an impressive line-up of entertainment. So, take a look at our guide and be sure not to miss a thing.

 
THE BEST

Hotels near Y Swim

Near Y Swim
Radisson Blu Edwardian Kenilworth Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £45  24% off
97 Great Russell Street, WC1B | 2 minutes from Y Swim
Conforming to the Radisson Blu Edwardian brand of mixing designer décor with designer locations, the Kenilworth has everything you'd expect from this established chain. 50 metres ... More
 
 
 
Radisson Blu Edwardian Bloomsbury Street Hotel
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £75  40% off
9-13 Bloomsbury Street, WC1B | 2 minutes from Y Swim
Near to the British Museum, this Edwardian hotel is something of a Bloomsbury landmark. Relaunched in January 2009 following a '25million makeover, each of the 174 ... More
 
 
 
myhotel Bloomsbury London
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £83  38% off
11-13 Bayley Street, WC1B | 2 minutes from Y Swim
The idea behind the first class service at this hotel is to offer guests a personal touch and inspiration for creative minds. With cutting edge design ... More
 
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
York Hall Leisure Centre
London > Leisure > Sports Facilities
5-15 Old Ford Road, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 3.4 miles from Y Swim
York Hall Leisure Centre in Bethnal Green includes a gym, day spa, 33-metre swimming pool, Turkish bath and offers a wide range of exercise classes but ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Albert Road Recreation Ground
London > Leisure > Sports Facilities
Albert Road, N22 | 5.8 miles from Y Swim
This super recreational area near Wood Green offers kids and adults a place to stretch their legs and sample different sporting activities. You can shoot ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
London Fencing Club
London > Leisure > Sports Facilities
Norman Street, EC1V | 32 minutes from Y Swim
Excellent fencing courses for beginners with highly trained coaches, good facilities and years of experience teaching this ancient, noble sport. Fencing is very good fun and ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Leisure near Y Swim

Y Swim gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
John Lewis Roof Garden
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
300 Oxford Street, W1A | 3 minutes from Y Swim
Celebrating its 150th anniversary, John Lewis has created a Roof Garden on its flagship Oxford Street store for the summer of 2014, open from Saturday 3rd ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Phoenix Garden
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
21 Stacey Street, Covent Garden, London WC2H | 4 minutes from Y Swim
In the shadow of both Centrepoint and St Giles-in-the-Fields Church, hidden from most tourists and residents alike, lies this beautiful West End garden. Originally a car ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Agua at Sanderson
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
The Sanderson, 50 Berners Street, Fitzrovia, London W1T | 6 minutes from Y Swim
Walking into the clean white space that is the Agua Spa at The Sanderson is instantly calming, relaxing and heavenly. There are 14 private treatment rooms, ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Events near Y Swim

Near Y Swim
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street, A Musical Thriller
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: 30th March to 12th April 2015
London Coliseum - English National Opera (ENO), St Martin's Lane, WC2N | 10 minutes from Y Swim
Emma Thompson returns to the London stage for the first time in 25 years to play Mrs. Lovett in Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet ...More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
English National Opera: The Queen of Spades
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: 6th June to 2nd July 2015 - 7pm-9.45pm
London Coliseum - English National Opera (ENO), St Martin's Lane, WC2N | 10 minutes from Y Swim
Edward Gardner conducts his final production as music director of the ENO, bowing out with Tchaikovsky's The Queen of Spades before taking up the music directorship ...More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Play That Goes Wrong
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 5th September 2014 to 5th September 2015
Duchess Theatre, Catherine Street, WC2B | 11 minutes from Y Swim
Presented by the award-winning, international comedy company Mischief Theatre, The Play That Goes Wrong follows the inept and accident prone Cornley Polytechnic Drama Society ...More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Entertainment near Y Swim

Near Y Swim
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Dominion Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
268 Tottenham Court Road, Bloomsbury, London W1T | 1 minute from Y Swim
Huge, but now slightly shabby, theatre which plays host to big, rocking musicals. The Dominion has a huge stage and hundreds of seats - on a ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Wheatsheaf
London > Entertainment > Comedy Clubs
25 Rathbone Place, Fitzrovia, London W1T | 3 minutes from Y Swim
Stop at The Wheatsheaf on Rathbone Place and you'll be having a pint where people like George Orwell, Anthony Burgess and Dylan Thomas have stopped and ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Ray's Jazz At Foyles
London > Entertainment > Jazz Clubs
113-119 Charing Cross Road, Soho, London WC2H | 3 minutes from Y Swim
Jazz up your afternoon coffee break with a trip to Ray's shop and café on the first floor of Foyles' bookshop on Charing Cross Road. The ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Sights and Attractions near Y Swim

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Y Swim
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Architectural Association School Of Architecture
London > Attractions > House and Garden
36 Bedford Square, Bloomsbury, London WC1B | 1 minute from Y Swim
The Architectural Association School of Architecture, the UK's oldest school of architecture, was originally set up in 1847 and moved to Bedford Square in 1917. Set ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Isis Gallery
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
20 Hanway Street, Fitzrovia, London W1T | 1 minute from Y Swim
This Soho gallery is owned by John Marchant, friend and supporter of Antony Hegarty - of Antony and the Johnsons fame. It was here that the ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Lazarides Gallery
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
11 Rathbone Place, Fitzrovia, London W1T | 2 minutes from Y Swim
Steve Lazarides' Rathbone Place gallery spans just under 4,000 square feet of space for exhibitions, studios, and offices in a five-storey Georgian building. Home to ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Shopping near Y Swim

The best shops and markets near Y Swim
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Ask
London > Shopping > Electronics
248 Tottenham Court Road, Bloomsbury, London W1T | 1 minute from Y Swim
Of all the cheap electronics shops clustered together along Tottenham Court Road, Ask is probably the pick of the bunch. Four floors of all the latest ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
L Cornelissen & Son
London > Shopping > Art and Design
105 Great Russell Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1B | 1 minute from Y Swim
Established in 1855, little has changed in this enchanting art supplies shop. Inside, it's charming and old-fashioned. Towering shelves sweep up to the ceiling, lined ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Moroso
London > Shopping > House and Garden
22-24 St Giles High Street, Covent Garden, London WC2H | 2 minutes from Y Swim
Opened during the London Design Festival and the 100% Design exhibition 2007, this Italian furniture shop at the crossroads of Oxford Street and Tottenham Court Road ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Restaurants near Y Swim

What are the best dining options near Y Swim London?
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
VQ
London > Restaurants >
111a Great Russell Street, WC1B | Same location as Y Swim
VQ opens in October 2013. Eighteen years after opening the original Vingt Quatre in Chelsea the 24-hour restaurant has rebranded as VQ and opened a second ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Malabar Junction
London > Restaurants > Indian/South Asian restaurants
107 Great Russell Street, Bloomsbury, Bloomsbury, London WC1B | 1 minute from Y Swim
South Indian cuisine. Booking advised. ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Hakkasan
London > Restaurants > Chinese restaurants
8 Hanway Place, Fitzrovia, London W1T | 1 minute from Y Swim
Boasting the first Michelin Star ever awarded to a Chinese restaurant, Hakkasan can justly claim to be the best of its kind in London. The food ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Education near Y Swim

Near Y Swim
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
English [Out There!]
London > Education > English Language Courses
10 Coptic Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1A | 3 minutes from Y Swim
English [Out There!] takes a very hands-on approach to learning English. The course places an emphasis on using what you have learned. Students are taken out ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS)
London > Education > Universities and Colleges
Thornhaugh Street, Russell Square, Bloomsbury, London WC1H | 7 minutes from Y Swim
The School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS) is among the best schools for the studies of foreign cultures and languages in the world. In fact, ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Cookery School
London > Education > Cookery Courses
15B Little Portland Street, W1W | 10 minutes from Y Swim
Awarded The Best City Cookery School 2013, the Cookery School at Little Portland Street has been teaching people to make simple, honest food for more than ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Leisure near Y Swim

Y Swim gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
John Lewis Roof Garden
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
300 Oxford Street, W1A | 3 minutes from Y Swim
Celebrating its 150th anniversary, John Lewis has created a Roof Garden on its flagship Oxford Street store for the summer of 2014, open from Saturday 3rd ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Phoenix Garden
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
21 Stacey Street, Covent Garden, London WC2H | 4 minutes from Y Swim
In the shadow of both Centrepoint and St Giles-in-the-Fields Church, hidden from most tourists and residents alike, lies this beautiful West End garden. Originally a car ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Agua at Sanderson
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
The Sanderson, 50 Berners Street, Fitzrovia, London W1T | 6 minutes from Y Swim
Walking into the clean white space that is the Agua Spa at The Sanderson is instantly calming, relaxing and heavenly. There are 14 private treatment rooms, ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Pubs near Y Swim

The best pubs near London Y Swim.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Toucan
London > Nightlife > Pubs
19 Carlisle Street, Soho, London W1D | 4 minutes from Y Swim
This is not so much a restaurant as a tiny atmospheric Irish bar. Having grown out of its minuscule basement into the bar upstairs it's always ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Norman's Coach & Horses
London > Nightlife > Pubs
29 Greek Street, Soho, London W1D | 5 minutes from Y Swim
Claiming to be 'the West End's Best Known Pub', Norman's Coach & Horses certainly has more than its fair share of unique features. Firstly there's the ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Polpo at Ape and Bird
London > Nightlife > Pubs
142 Shaftesbury Avenue, WC2H | 5 minutes from Y Swim
When Russell Norman, famed for Polpo, Spuntino and Mishkin's, and as The Restaurant Man on BBC2, opened his first pub in November 2013 it seemed ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Nightlife near Y Swim

Y Swim clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Bourne & Hollingsworth
London > Nightlife > Bars
28 Rathbone Place, Fitzrovia, London W1T | 3 minutes from Y Swim
Prohibition-era themed basement bar in Fitzrovia, with a good line in retro comedy. The joke is that it's a bar dodging the law by masquerading as ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Drakes Tabanco
London > Nightlife > Bars
3 Windmill Street, W1T | 4 minutes from Y Swim
Drakes Tabanco opens on 7th October 2013. Serving fine and rare sherry wines straight from barrel, alongside a Spanish and British food menu, Drakes Tabanco is ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The London Cocktail Club - Shaftesbury Avenue
London > Nightlife > Bars
224a Shaftesbury Avenue, WC2H | 4 minutes from Y Swim
The London Cocktail Club is a members bar but - luckily for us - it's not a very exclusive one; it's free ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Meeting venue hire near Y Swim

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Y Swim.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Congress Centre
London > Business > Venue Hire
23-28 Great Russell Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1B | 2 minutes from Y Swim
Based at Congress House, the headquarters of the Trades Union Congress, the Congress Centre offers several meeting and conference rooms for hire within an architecturally-renowned Grade ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
British Museum
London > Business > Venue Hire
Great Russell Street, Bloomsbury, Bloomsbury, London WC1B | 4 minutes from Y Swim
If you wanted to thoroughly explore the British Museum, it would take months, if not years. Over seven millions objects from all over the world are ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Rathbone Hotel
London > Business > Venue Hire
30 Rathbone Street, W1T | 5 minutes from Y Swim
Centrally located in Fitzrovia, it's a short walk from The Rathbone to Oxford Street, Soho and London's theatre district. With high speed wireless broadband available in ... More
 
 
 
 
 

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Open Mic
Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 19th April 2015 

12 Bar Club 3 minutes walk from Y Swim

Share your talents and seize the mic or simply enjoy the other performers over a drink....More

Sunday Rockin Club
Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 26th April 2015 

The Alley Cat 3 minutes walk from Y Swim

DJ Soho Kev spins rockabilly and rock and roll....More

A Few Sprouts Of Ideas I Have
Comedy | On 1st March 2015 

The Royal George 3 minutes walk from Y Swim

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The Caricatures of Mark Boxer
The Caricatures of Mark Boxer
Exhibitions | Until 22nd March 2015 

The Cartoon Museum 4 minutes walk from Y Swim

The Caricatures of Mark Boxer at the Cartoon Museum is an exhibition dedicated to the British 60s cartoonist, who was ...More

 
Jazz Nights - Jumoke Fashola
Concerts | On 1st March 2015 

Jazz@Pizza Express 4 minutes walk from Y Swim

The vocalist performs smooth jazz with a soulful blues influence....More

Arduino Workshop
Exhibitions | On 1st March 2015 

British Museum 4 minutes walk from Y Swim

Use an Arduino toolkit to create interactive models....More

Once
Once
Theatre | Until 21st March 2015 

Phoenix Theatre 4 minutes walk from Y Swim

Having taken Broadway by storm, winning eight awards at the 2012 Tony Awards including Best New Musical and Best Actor, ...More

 
Comedy Club 4 Kids (Over 6s)
Kids Events | On 1st March 2015 

Soho Theatre 4 minutes walk from Y Swim

Stand-up for a younger audience....More

Dracula! Mr Swallow The Musical
Dracula! Mr Swallow The Musical
Theatre | Until 7th March 2015 

Soho Theatre 4 minutes walk from Y Swim

A big hit at the Edinburgh Fringe, Dracula! Mr Swallow the Musical transfers to London for three weeks only, showing ...More

 
Sunday Salsa: Intermediate & Advance
Sporting Events | Until 29th March 2015 

Salsa! 4 minutes walk from Y Swim

Dance workshop....More

 
 
 
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