Portavia

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147-149 Charing Cross Road, Soho, London WC2H 0EE†
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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

Leicester Square Tube Station
6 minutes walk
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

Charing Cross Railway Station
12 minutes walk
Euston Railway Station
18 minutes walk
Car Parks

Car Parks

China Town Masterpark
4 minutes walk
Holborn NCP
5 minutes walk

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THE BEST

Hotels near Portavia

Near Portavia
Hazlitt's Hotel London
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel † from £141† 42% off
6 Frith Street, W1D | 2 minutes from Portavia
If you're bored of staying in faceless international hotels, then you should try this quirky gem where no two rooms are the same. Georgian panelling, cavernous ... More
The Bloomsbury Hotel London
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel † from £155† 29% off
16-22 Great Russell Street, WC1B | 3 minutes from Portavia
A smart, fashionably furnished yet traditional hotel in the centre of town with first-class service, The Bloomsbury Hotel is great value for money among the capital's ... More
Radisson Blu Edwardian Mercer Street
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel † from £103† 39% off
Seven Dials, WC2H | 3 minutes from Portavia
In the middle of Covent Garden, the Radisson Blu Edwardian Mercer Street (formally the Mountbatten) is perfect for those wanting to be in the heart of ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Pizza Express
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
20 Greek Street, Soho, London W1D | 2 minutes from Portavia
Pizza Express has become something of a London institution. Serving consistently excellent Italian pizzas quickly in pleasant unfussy surroundings, this is always a convenient and acceptable ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Piccolo Diavolo
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
8 Old Compton Street, Soho, W1D | 2 minutes from Portavia
Italian Cuisine... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Trattoria Da Aldo
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
51 Greek Street, Soho, W1D | 2 minutes from Portavia
Brimming with warm Italian charm, Trattoria Da Aldo offers a wholly authentic selection of regional delicacies. As well as fresh meats, fish and pasta dishes, a ... More
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Dining near Portavia

Near Portavia
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
La Giaconda
London > Restaurants > French restaurants
9 Denmark Street, Covent Garden, London WC2H | 1 minute from Portavia
Back in the sixties the Giaconda Cafe at 9 Denmark Street was where David Bowie met his first backing group, The Lower 3rd. Famous as the ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Gay Hussar
London > Restaurants > Eastern European restaurants
2 Greek Street, Soho, , Soho, London W1D | 1 minute from Portavia
This superb Hungarian restaurant in the heart of Soho is a traditional meeting spot for the political classes. Intrigues and deals have been hatched in here ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Woo Jung
London > Restaurants > Korean restaurants
59 St. Giles High Street, Charing Cross, Covent Garden, London WC2H | 1 minute from Portavia
... More
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Events near Portavia

Near Portavia
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Pajama Game
London > Events > Theatre †Dates: 2nd May to 13th September 2014
Shaftesbury Theatre, 210 Shaftesbury Avenue, WC2H | 4 minutes from Portavia
Chichester Festival Theatre has a happy knack of bringing first class musical revivals to the West End - with 'Singin' in the Rain', 'Sweeney ...More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Curious Incident Of The Dog In The Night-Time
London > Events > Theatre †Dates: 24th June to 25th October 2014
Gielgud Theatre, Shaftesbury Avenue, Soho, London W1D | 5 minutes from Portavia
The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Nighttime has been cancelled at the Apollo Theatre. It will transfer to the Gielgud Theatre on 24th June ...More
Uncle Vanya
London > Events > Theatre †Dates: 23rd April to 3rd May 2014
Wyndham's Theatre, Charing Cross Road, Soho, London WC2H | 6 minutes from Portavia
Last year saw London stage four revivals of Anton Checkov's Uncle Vanya and now 2014 welcomes another. Russian director Andrei Konchalovsky transfers his ...More
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Entertainment near Portavia

Near Portavia
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Ray's Jazz At Foyles
London > Entertainment > Jazz Clubs
113-119 Charing Cross Road, Soho, London WC2H | 1 minute from Portavia
Jazz up your afternoon coffee break with a trip to Ray‚€™s shop and caf√© on the first floor of Foyles‚€™ bookshop on Charing Cross Road. The ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Phoenix Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Charing Cross Road, Soho, London WC2H | 2 minutes from Portavia
Built in 1930, the Phoenix Theatre is a curious mix of classical theatre architecture and the Art Deco style. The columns and arches of the Phoenix ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Dominion Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
268 Tottenham Court Road, Bloomsbury, London W1T | 2 minutes from Portavia
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
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Sights and Attractions near Portavia

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Portavia
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Elms Lesters Painting Rooms
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
135 Flitcroft Street, Covent Garden, London WC2H | 2 minutes from Portavia
Elms Lesters Painting Rooms are housed in an extraordinary space, purpose built as a painting studio in 1904. Since 1984 the gallery has been specialising in ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Isis Gallery
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
20 Hanway Street, Fitzrovia, London W1T | 2 minutes from Portavia
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 | 3 minutes from Portavia
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
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Shopping near Portavia

The best shops and markets near Portavia
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Riflemaker Soho Square
London > Shopping > Art and Design
1 Greek Street, Soho Square, Soho, London W1D | 1 minute from Portavia
This is the second Riflemaker gallery to open in London and, like the original in nearby Beak Street, is housed in an historic building. The Grade ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Milroy's of Soho
London > Shopping > Specialists
3 Greek Street, Soho, London W1D | 1 minute from Portavia
If pirates hoarded whiskey, rather than gold doubloons, this would be their island hideaway. This veritable treasure trove of malts has a truly international contingent to ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Foyles - Charing Cross Road
London > Shopping > Books
113-119 Charing Cross Road, Soho, London WC2H | 1 minute from Portavia
Gleaming from a four million pound refurbishment Foyles has shrugged off its careworn, shabby chic interior in favour of a clean, up-to-date and ultra modern look. ... More
THE BEST

Education near Portavia

Near Portavia
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
English [Out There!]
London > Education > English Language Courses
10 Coptic Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1A | 4 minutes from Portavia
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 | 9 minutes from Portavia
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
The Method Studio
London > Education > Universities and Colleges
Conway Hall, 25 Red Lion Square, Holborn, London WC1R | 12 minutes from Portavia
Learn to act by becoming the person you are portraying. Think yourself into the role... eat what they would eat, weigh what they would weigh, behave ... More
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Leisure near Portavia

Portavia gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Phoenix Garden
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
21 Stacey Street, Covent Garden, London WC2H | 2 minutes from Portavia
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
Thai Square Spa
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
25 Shelton Street, 40 Earlham Street, Covent Garden, London WC2H | 4 minutes from Portavia
Let the Thai Square Spa transport you to the shores of Asia with their traditional Thai spa treatment rooms, smack bang in the centre of Covent ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
AWAY Spa W London
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
10 Wardour Street, W1D | 6 minutes from Portavia
On the 6th floor of the W London the AWAY Spa certainly takes you away from the manic pace of life in Leicester Square ... More
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Pubs near Portavia

The best pubs near London Portavia.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Toucan
London > Nightlife > Pubs
19 Carlisle Street, Soho, London W1D | 2 minutes from Portavia
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 | 3 minutes from Portavia
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
Endurance
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
90 Berwick Street,, Soho, London W1F | 5 minutes from Portavia
... More
THE BEST

Nightlife near Portavia

Portavia clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Akbar
London > Nightlife > Bars
77 Dean Street, Soho, London W1D | 3 minutes from Portavia
It sounds magnificent - dťcor based on the Indian Architecture of the Moghul period – but despite creating a fantastic, discreet atmosphere Akbar isn’t breaking any ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Kettner's Champagne Bar
London > Nightlife > Bars
29 Romilly Street, Soho, London W1D | 3 minutes from Portavia
Celebrate in style at this elegant yet wholly unpretentious Baroque champagne bar in the heart of Soho. Dimly-lit, effortlessly elegant and with gleaming Mahogany surfaces, Kettner's ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Admiral Duncan
London > Nightlife > Bars
54 Old Compton Street, Soho, London W1D | 4 minutes from Portavia
This once staid gay pub has been the subject of much media attention in the wake of 1999’s tragic bomb attack. Today, it is a gathering ... More
THE BEST

Meeting venue hire near Portavia

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Portavia.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Congress Centre
London > Business > Venue Hire
23-28 Great Russell Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1B | 3 minutes from Portavia
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
68 Dean Street
London > Business > Venue Hire
68 Dean Street, Soho, London W1D | 3 minutes from Portavia
This stylish private house in Soho is suitable for photo shoots, meetings, press events, filming and for a limited range of social events such as dinners ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Imagination Gallery
London > Business > Venue Hire
South Crescent, 25 Store Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1E | 5 minutes from Portavia
... More

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Quinto
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Al-hoda
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Salsa!
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The Reunion
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 20th April 2014 

The Borderline 1 minute walk from Portavia

Handsome Matt, Swyr and Toby Smith play classic indie, pop, punk, rock and hardcore....More

Sunday Rockin' Club
Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 29th June 2014 

The Alley Cat 1 minute walk from Portavia

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

Vanity Von Glow
Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 29th June 2014 

The Green Carnation 1 minute walk from Portavia

Cabaret and performances from London-based drag artist Thom Glow....More

Once
Once
Theatre | Until 4th July 2015 

Phoenix Theatre 2 minutes walk from Portavia

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

 
Sunday Salsa: Intermediate & Advance
Sporting Events | Until 25th May 2014 

Salsa! 2 minutes walk from Portavia

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La Merda
Theatre | Until 4th May 2014 

Soho Theatre 2 minutes walk from Portavia

In Cristian Ceresoli's critically acclaimed play, a 'young', 'ugly' and literally naked Silvia Gallerano captivatingly reveals her bulimic and revolting ...More

Captain Amazing
Theatre | Until 30th May 2014 

Soho Theatre 2 minutes walk from Portavia

Clive Judd directs Mark Weinman in Alistair McDowall's humorous and poignant solo drama about the transformative effects of fatherhood on ...More

Never Try This At Home
Theatre | Until 27th April 2014 

Soho Theatre 2 minutes walk from Portavia

Told By An Idiot Theatre Company, in association with Birmingham Rep, presents Carl Grose's drama inspired by the anarchic world ...More

Hysteria
Exhibitions | Until 15th June 2014 

Maison Bertaux Gallery 3 minutes walk from Portavia

The artist trio of Collagism, Aida Wilde and Shuby present collage, screen printing and installation works that explores their relationship ...More

Roy's Big Smoke Family
Concerts | On 20th April 2014 

Ronnie Scott's 3 minutes walk from Portavia

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