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Hilton London Bankside
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £93  40% off
2-8 Great Suffolk Street, SE1 | 2 minutes from Charles Dickens
The Hilton London Bankside is a purpose built hotel with a four-storey glass atrium, 292 rooms and fitness centre, complete with swimming pool, and an opulent ... More
 
 
 
CitizenM London Bankside
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel
20 Lavington S, SE1 | 2 minutes from Charles Dickens
From comfy king sized beds and an international plug system to free movies and complimentary WiFi, the citizen London Bankside hotel promises to offer its guests ... More
 
 
 
Holiday Inn Express London Southwark
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £49  24% off
103-109 Southwark Street, SE1 | 3 minutes from Charles Dickens
Located in the bustling heart of London's arts scene, with the capital's finest theatres, concert halls and cinemas just a short stroll away, this is a ... More
 
 
 
 
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Nearest to Charles Dickens
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The Anchor & Hope
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
36 The Cut, South Bank, London SE1 | 5 minutes from Charles Dickens
The Anchor & Hope is a gastropub that takes both parts of its name seriously, and you can certainly have a good evening just popping in ... More
 
 
 
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The Duke and Duchess
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
2 - 3 Creed Lane, City, London EC4V | 13 minutes from Charles Dickens
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Hilliard
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
26A Tudor Street, City, London EC4Y | 13 minutes from Charles Dickens
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Dining near Charles Dickens

Near Charles Dickens
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Union Street Cafe
London > Restaurants > Mediterranean restaurants
47-51 Union Street, SE1 | 1 minute from Charles Dickens
Classical North Italian cooking is the fare at the Union Street Cafe, a Borough restaurant owned by Gordon Ramsay (and, for a short time at least, ... More
 
 
 
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Macellaio RC - Union Street
London > Restaurants > American restaurants
Union Yard Arches, SE1 | 1 minute from Charles Dickens
With two successful London restaurants already to his name Roberto Costa adds a third Macellaio RC , in the redeveloped Union Yard Arches. Known for ... More
 
 
 
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Bala Baya
London > Restaurants > Middle Eastern restaurants
229 Union Street, Arch 25, Old Union Yard Arches, SE1 | 1 minute from Charles Dickens
The first stand-alone project from chef Eran Tibi, Bala Baya is the epitome of modern Israeli cooking. Inspired by the sites and sounds of ... More
 
 
 
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Zanele Muholi
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 29th April to 18th October 2020
Charles Dickens, Bankside Power Station, 25 Sumner Street, SE1 | 5 minutes from Charles Dickens
This April, Tate Modern presents the UK's first major mid-career survey of South African visual activist Zanele Muholi. With a strong focus on race, gender and ...More
 
 
 
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Hyundai Commission: Kara Walker
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 27th July to 8th November 2020 - Various Times
Charles Dickens, Bankside Power Station, 25 Sumner Street, SE1 | 5 minutes from Charles Dickens
A large-scale installation by the New York-based artist, entitled Fons Americanus, transforming the Turbine Hall to reflect her concerns regarding race, sexuality and violence....More
 
 
 
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Andy Warhol
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 27th July to 15th November 2020 - Various Times
Charles Dickens, Bankside Power Station, 25 Sumner Street, SE1 | 5 minutes from Charles Dickens
A major retrospective of the American pop artist's work, featuring well-known images such as the iconic pop prints of Marilyn Monroe, Coca-Cola cans and Campbell's soup ...More
 
 
 
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Entertainment near Charles Dickens

Near Charles Dickens
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The Union Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
229 Union Street, SE1 | 1 minute from Charles Dickens
The Union Theatre was set up by actor/producer Sacha Regan in 1998 in an old paper warehouse and with the help of a Prince's Youth Business ... More
 
 
 
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Omeara
London > Entertainment > Live Music
6 O'Meara Street, Union Street, SE1 | 4 minutes from Charles Dickens
Mumford and Sons band member Ben Lovett, co-founder of independent record label Communion, bucks the trend for closing down ... More
 
 
 
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Menier Chocolate Factory
London > Entertainment > Theatres
53 Southwark Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 5 minutes from Charles Dickens
Housed in a former chocolate factory, this innovative theatre has rapidly established itself as one of London's best. Since opening in 2004, it has had half-a-dozen ... More
 
 
 
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The best museums, galleries, attractions near Charles Dickens
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Contemporary Applied Arts
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
89 Southwark Street, Fitzrovia, London SE1 | 2 minutes from Charles Dickens
Founded in 1948 to promote and champion British craft, Contemporary Applied Arts operates a modern gallery space at 89 Southwark Street as a showcase of the ... More
 
 
 
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Alma Enterprises
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
38-40 Glasshill Street, SE1 | 3 minutes from Charles Dickens
After five years at 1 Vyner Street Alma Enterprises, the project-space which began as a base for successful young artists' collective 'Land', moved to this new ... More
 
 
 
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Flat Iron Square
London > Attractions >
68 Union Street, SE1 | 5 minutes from Charles Dickens
The Flat Iron Square project is an exciting piece of town planning and urban renewal. This Bankside development has ... More
 
 
 
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The best shops and markets near Charles Dickens
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O W Loeb
London > Shopping > Wine Merchants
3 Archie Street, SE1 | 4 minutes from Charles Dickens
Specialists in fine German wine, this shop has moved to larger premises and taken its customers with it - they have a deserved reputation for excellence ... More
 
 
 
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Burnt Lemon Bakery
London > Shopping > Delicatessens
Flat Iron Square, 68 Union Street, SE1 | 5 minutes from Charles Dickens
Founded by chef and baker Matthew Dryden in early 2016, Burnt Lemon Bakery is serious about sourdough breads, made exclusively with organic flours milled in the ... More
 
 
 
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Evans Cycles
London > Shopping > Bicycle Shops
77 The Cut, South Bank, London SE1 | 7 minutes from Charles Dickens
With over 80 years experience in selling bikes, Evans brings something special to the cycle scene. This shop is the original Evans bike shop. ... More
 
 
 
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Education near Charles Dickens

Near Charles Dickens
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Mimo London
London > Education > Cookery Courses
1 Cathedral Street, Borough Market, SE1 | 9 minutes from Charles Dickens
In a historic building next to Borough Market, husband and wife team Jon and Nicole Warren have set up the second branch of Mimo, their cookery ... More
 
 
 
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London College Of Communication
London > Education > Professional Training
Elephant & Castle, Elephant and Castle, London SE1 | 13 minutes from Charles Dickens
From a clutch of excellent courses in London, this is the best and among the premier specialist media courses in the world. Formerly London College of ... More
 
 
 
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Courtauld Institute of Art
London > Education > Arts and Drama
Somerset House, Covent Garden, London WC2R | 17 minutes from Charles Dickens
The Courtauld is one of the most prestigious art schools in the country, affiliated with the Oxbridge system and boasting a huge private location and prime ... More
 
 
 
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Charles Dickens gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
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Marlborough Sports Garden
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
27 Union Street, SE1 | 6 minutes from Charles Dickens
Marlborough Sports Garden is an outdoor sports venue located very close to London Bridge in central London. Facilities include an all-weather ... More
 
 
 
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Agua Spa London
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
Sea Containers London, 20 Upper Ground, South Bank, London SE1 | 8 minutes from Charles Dickens
Six private treatment rooms, including a couples' suite and a private thermal suite, make up agua Spa within Sea Containers London. Bringing a new concept ... More
 
 
 
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Bernie Spain Gardens
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Upper Ground, South Bank, South Bank, London SE1 | 10 minutes from Charles Dickens
Located between Oxo Tower Wharf and Gabriel's Wharf, Bernie Spain Gardens is a pleasant green space to stop off on a riverside walk along the South ... More
 
 
 
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Pubs near Charles Dickens

The best pubs near London Charles Dickens.
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Charles Dickens
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
160 Union Street, SE1 | Same location as Charles Dickens
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Mc & Sons
London > Nightlife > Pubs
160 Union Street, SE1 | Same location as Charles Dickens
Very much a family affair, with roots in Ireland, Mc & Sons is an Irish boozer serving Thai food. ... More
 
 
 
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The Anchor & Hope
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
36 The Cut, South Bank, London SE1 | 5 minutes from Charles Dickens
The Anchor & Hope is a gastropub that takes both parts of its name seriously, and you can certainly have a good evening just popping in ... More
 
 
 
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Nightlife near Charles Dickens

Charles Dickens clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
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Union Street Bar
London > Nightlife > Bars
47-51 Union Street, SE1 | 1 minute from Charles Dickens
A local urban living room found beneath Union Street Cafe in Borough, Union Street Bar is Gordon Ramsay's first destination bar. Open until 2am on Thursday, ... More
 
 
 
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The Distillery
London > Nightlife > Bars
Hilton London Bankside, 2-8 Great Suffolk Street, SE1 | 2 minutes from Charles Dickens
Cocktails incorporating homemade aromatics hark back to the heritage of the site of The Distillery , the ... More
 
 
 
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Viva Verdi
London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
6 Canvey Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 3 minutes from Charles Dickens
Located just behind the Tate Modern is the delightful wine bar Viva Verdi where the prosciutto is served with piles of Palma ham, just like in ... More
 
 
 
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Meeting venue hire near Charles Dickens

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Charles Dickens.
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Tate Modern
London > Business > Venue Hire
Bankside, Bankside, London SE1 | 5 minutes from Charles Dickens
Located along the banks of the River Thames in the former Bankside Power Station, originally designed by Sir Giles Gilbert Scott in 1947, the architect of ... More
 
 
 
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Vinopolis
London > Business > Venue Hire
London Bridge, Bankside, Bankside, London SE1 | 8 minutes from Charles Dickens
This conference and event venue caters for between 10 and 1250 guests. Ideal for dinners, conferences, exhibitions, meetings, product launches & AGMs. ... More
 
 
 
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The Mermaid
London > Business > Venue Hire
The Mermaid, Puddledock, City, London EC4V | 10 minutes from Charles Dickens
The self-proclaimed best kept events secret in the City, the newly refurbished Mermaid events and conference centre in Blackfriars boasts a 600-seat theatre-style auditorium and numerous ... More
 
 
 
 

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Hyundai Commission: Kara Walker
Exhibitions | Until 8th November 2020 

Tate Modern 5 minutes walk from Charles Dickens

A large-scale installation by the New York-based artist, entitled Fons Americanus, transforming the Turbine Hall to reflect her concerns regarding ...More

Bruce Nauman
Exhibitions | Until 21st February 2021 

Tate Modern 5 minutes walk from Charles Dickens

Immersive installations with an emphasis on sound and moving image by the Indiana-born artist, shown alongside poetic sculptures and neon ...More

Andy Warhol
Exhibitions | Until 15th November 2020 

Tate Modern 5 minutes walk from Charles Dickens

A major retrospective of the American pop artist's work, featuring well-known images such as the iconic pop prints of Marilyn ...More

Dora Maurer
Exhibitions | Until 24th January 2021 

Tate Modern 5 minutes walk from Charles Dickens

A year-long exhibition brings together some 35 works by the Hungarian artist, including graphic works, photographs, films and paintings created ...More

The Unforgotten
Exhibitions | Until 31st October 2020 

The Young Vic 7 minutes walk from Charles Dickens

Artists Sadeysa Greenaway-Bailey and Anna Fleischle contribute to the ongoing conversation within the Black Lives Matter movement with an installation ...More

The Last Five Years
Theatre | Until 14th November 2020 

Southwark Playhouse 8 minutes walk from Charles Dickens

Jonathan O'Boyle directs Oli Higginson and Molly Lynch in Jason Robert Brown's musical love story, which charts the turbulent relationship ...More

The View From The Shard Tickets
The View From The Shard Tickets
Attraction | Until 31st December 2022 

The Shard 15 minutes walk from Charles Dickens

London looks like a city in miniature from The View From The Shard which at 244 metres tall is the ...More

 
The View from The Shard
The View from The Shard
Tours | Next performance 19th October 2020 

The Shard 15 minutes walk from Charles Dickens

The View from The ShardAt almost twice the height of any other viewing platform in London, The View from The ...More

 
The Play That Goes Wrong
The Play That Goes Wrong
Theatre | Until 2nd May 2021 

Duchess Theatre 20 minutes walk from Charles Dickens

Presented by the award-winning, international comedy company Mischief Theatre, The Play That Goes Wrong follows the inept and accident prone ...More

 
Hidden London: The Exhibition
Hidden London: The Exhibition
Exhibitions | Until 1st January 2021 

London Transport Museum 21 minutes walk from Charles Dickens

Experience an 'abandoned' Tube station and discover stories about Churchill in the Blitz at the London Transport Museum's exhibition, Hidden ...More

 
 
 
 
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