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South Kensington Tube Station
 
4 minutes walk
 
Knightsbridge Tube Station
 
10 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
 
Victoria Railway Station
 
21 minutes walk
 
 
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Union Car Parks
 
5 minutes walk
 
Chelsea Cloisters Pure Parking
 
5 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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The Egerton House Hotel London
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £246  31% off
17 Egerton Terrace, SW3 | 2 minutes from The Oratory
Set back from a tree-lined garden square in exclusive Knightsbridge, with prime shopping nearby at Harrods or along the King's Road and the Natural History Museum ... More
 
 
 
Cheval Knightsbridge Apartments
London > Apartment > Apartment   from £217  26% off
15 Cheval Place, SW7 | 4 minutes from The Oratory
Perfect for extended stays, Cheval Knightsbridge Apartments offer everything needed to make you feel at home on your travels including fully fitted kitchen. The Cheval Knightsbridge ... More
 
 
 
My Chelsea London
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £79  41% off
35 Ixworth Place, SW3 | 6 minutes from The Oratory
A boutique hotel that is striking a balance between traditional and contemporary, myhotel Chelsea promises to offer its guests elegant pleasures, personal attention and contemporary style. ... More
 
 
 
 
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Alternative Brasseries nearest The Oratory

Nearest to The Oratory
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Brompton Quarter Brasserie
London > Restaurants > Brasseries
223-225 Brompton Road, Knightsbridge, London SW3 | 2 minutes from The Oratory
Brompton Quarter Brasserie closed in 2012. Founded by Doron Zilkha in 2006, Brompton Quarter Brasserie in Knightsbridge presents a modern English menu with a Mediterranean influence.... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
La Brasserie
London > Restaurants > Brasseries
272 Brompton Road, South Kensington, South Kensington, London SW3 | 3 minutes from The Oratory
La Brasserie is a long-standing favourite with the Sloane crowd, handily situated opposite the most expensive shopping street in the world. This is a friendly, family-run ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Tom's Kitchen
London > Restaurants > Brasseries
27 Cale Street, Chelsea Green, Chelsea, London SW3 | 8 minutes from The Oratory
Tom Aikens follows his swish restaurant in nearby Elystan Street with the more casual Tom's Kitchen close to the Kings Road. It's a more relaxed affair ... More
 
 
 
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Dining near The Oratory

Near The Oratory
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Cassis Bistro
London > Restaurants > French restaurants
232-236 Brompton Road, Knightsbridge, London SW3 | Same location as The Oratory
Bringing something alternative to London's restaurant scene, Cassis Bistro in Knightsbridge aims to provide an all-round slice of Provence with its contemporary art laden interiors and ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Good Earth
London > Restaurants > Chinese restaurants
233 Brompton Road, Knightsbridge, Knightsbridge, London SW3 | 1 minute from The Oratory
Chinese cuisine ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Racine
London > Restaurants > French restaurants
239 Brompton Road, Knightsbridge, London SW3 | 1 minute from The Oratory
A comfortable Brasserie that offers London's most daringly retro French dining experience, from the beautifully presented fruits de mer to the slightly snooty staff. The head ... More
 
 
 
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Events near The Oratory

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Ongoing
Silver Speaks
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 26th Jun to 2nd Jul 2017 - 10am-5.45pm
The Oratory, Cromwell Road, SW7 | 3 minutes from The Oratory
Works by practising British silversmiths, exploring the development of traditional silversmithing to the more contemporary practices....More
 
 
 
On Soon
Advanced Drawing Class With Jonathan Ellis
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: Thursday 29th June and Thursday 6th July 2017 - 10.30am-12.30pm
The Oratory, Cromwell Road, SW7 | 3 minutes from The Oratory
Literary & Education, Art Workshop....More
 
 
 
Ongoing
Late Medieval To Early Renaissance 1250-1500
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 27th June, 4th July and 11th July 2017 - 11.10am-3.30pm
The Oratory, Cromwell Road, SW7 | 3 minutes from The Oratory
Examine the visual arts in an era of profound cultural, intellectual and social change....More
 
 
 
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Entertainment near The Oratory

Near The Oratory
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Science Museum IMAX
London > Entertainment > Cinemas
Exhibition Road, Knightsbridge, South Kensington, London SW7 | 6 minutes from The Oratory
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Cine Lumiere
London > Entertainment > Cinemas
Institut Francais Cultural Centre, 17 Queensberry Place, South Kensington, London SW7 | 7 minutes from The Oratory
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Royal College of Music
London > Entertainment > Classical Music
Prince Consort Road, South Kensington, London SW7 | 7 minutes from The Oratory
The Royal College of Music is the school where Gustav Hoilst, Andrew Lloyd Webber, Benjamin Britten, James Galway, Joan Sutherland and Ralph Vaughan Williams learnt their ... More
 
 
 
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Sights and Attractions near The Oratory

The best museums, galleries, attractions near The Oratory
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Brompton Oratory
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
Brompton Road, South Kensington, London SW7 | 2 minutes from The Oratory
Built in 1884, in the Italianate Baroque style, the Brompton Oratory is an exact imitation of the Church of the Gesu in Rome and sports some ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Victoria and Albert (V & A) Museum
London > Attractions > Museums
Cromwell Road, South Kensington, London SW7 | 3 minutes from The Oratory
The Victoria and Albert Museum (or V & A as everyone calls it) was originally founded in 1852 to inspire and educate British designers and manufacturers. ... More
 
 
 
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Science Museum
London > Attractions > Museums
Exhibition Road, South Kensington, London SW7 | 6 minutes from The Oratory
The Science Museum in South Kensington houses one of the most comprehensive collections looking at the development of science and industry, and it is all done ... More
 
 
 
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Shopping near The Oratory

The best shops and markets near The Oratory
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Library
London > Shopping > Menswear
268 Brompton Road, Knightsbridge, London SW3 | 3 minutes from The Oratory
Some of the younger contemporary designers feature here including Alexander McQueen, YMC, Dryshod and Fake. This shop gets our 'Editor's Choice' rosette for its quirky mix ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Chanel
London > Shopping > Ladies Fashion
278-280 Brompton Road, South Kensington, London SW3 | 3 minutes from The Oratory
The bags, the shoes, the accessories and of course the collection, Chanel needs no introduction. The fashion empire founded by Gabrielle 'Coco' Chanel began in 1912 ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Farmacia Santa Maria Novella
London > Shopping > Perfume and Cosmetics
117 Walton Street, Knightsbridge, London SW3 | 3 minutes from The Oratory
For anyone who's been to the original Farmacia Santa Maria Novella in Florence the lack of ornately painted ceiling and intricately carved wood paneling at this ... More
 
 
 
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Education near The Oratory

Near The Oratory
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Dana Centre
London > Education > Evening Classes
165 Queen's Gate, South Kensington, South Kensington, London SW7 | 8 minutes from The Oratory
There are plenty of initiatives trying to get kids involved in science, but the Dana Centre, an extension of the Science Museum, is the first one ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The LookOut, Hyde Park
London > Education > Other Attractions
Hyde Park, Hyde Park, London W2 | 15 minutes from The Oratory
Hidden in a copse of trees in Hyde Park, The LookOut is a tranquil haven in the heart of London. Home to the Isis Education Centre, ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The London School of Painting and Drawing
London > Education > Evening Classes
23 Kensington Square, Kensington, London W8 | 18 minutes from The Oratory
Evening and weekend classes in life drawing and painting, taught by tutors from the Slade School of Fine Art and the Royal Society of British Sculptors. ... More
 
 
 
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Leisure near The Oratory

The Oratory gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
G-Spa
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
63-81 Pelham Street, South Kensington, London SW7 | 3 minutes from The Oratory
Downstairs from LA Fitness (keep going past the people who look like they're about to die on the running machines) you'll find G-Spa. A world away ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Space NK
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
40 Hans Crescent, Knightsbridge, London SW1X | 8 minutes from The Oratory
The Knightsbrige branch of Space NK in Hans Crescent, right next to Harrods, is especially appealing - not only does it sell desirable toiletries, chic ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Cadogan Place Gardens North and South
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Cadogan Place, Knightsbridge, London SW1X | 9 minutes from The Oratory
A private space a short walk from Sloane Square and Knightsbridge, Cadogan Place Gardens is a long rectangular site with Pont Street dividing a smaller north ... More
 
 
 
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Pubs near The Oratory

The best pubs near London The Oratory.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Enterprise
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
35 Walton Street, South Kensington, Knightsbridge, London SW3 | 3 minutes from The Oratory
Bar ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Admiral Codrington
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
17 Mossop Street, Knightsbridge, London SW3 | 4 minutes from The Oratory
Affectionately referred to as "the Cod", this Knightsbridge boozer-come-gastropub has acquired a reputation for serving high quality, modern food in no-fuss, sleek surroundings. If you do ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Builders Arms
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
13 Britten Street, Chelsea, London SW3 | 10 minutes from The Oratory
This popular, basic pub serves some really great food. Everything is cooked on the premises from proper ingredients and the smell that drifts out of the ... More
 
 
 
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Nightlife near The Oratory

The Oratory clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Barts
London > Nightlife > Bars
Chelsea Cloisters, Sloane Avenue, Chelsea, London SW3 | 5 minutes from The Oratory
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Albert's
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
92 Old Brompton Road, SW7 | 8 minutes from The Oratory
The guys behind Boujis, Raffles and Mahiki - Jake Parkinson-Smith, Carlo Carello, Piers Adam and Fraser Carruthers - offer a party place ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Blue Bar
London > Nightlife > Bars
Berkeley Hotel, Wilton Place, Belgravia, London SW1X | 14 minutes from The Oratory
Having a cocktail in the Blue Bar is akin to sipping on gin and tonic in a very posh - and possibly eccentric - grand dame's ... More
 
 
 
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Meeting venue hire near The Oratory

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near The Oratory.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Victoria and Albert (V & A) Museum
London > Business > Venue Hire
Cromwell Road, South Kensington, London SW7 | 3 minutes from The Oratory
Conference facilities can accommodate for up to 2450 people.... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Natural History Museum
London > Business > Venue Hire
Cromwell Road, South Kensington, London SW7 | 6 minutes from The Oratory
The Natural History Museum is sure to impress even the most jaded of children. This ornate museum is home to more than 70 million specimens from ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Royal Geographical Society
London > Business > Venue Hire
1 Kensington Gore, South Kensington, London SW7 | 9 minutes from The Oratory
Conference facilities can accomodate for up to 1034 people.... More
 
 
 
 

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Our recommendations in the same street as The Oratory

 
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260-262
Aubaine Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
 
 
 
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Harrods
 
 
 
35
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47
Gant
 
 
 
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75
Mexx
 
 
 
309
Tokio
 
 
 
 

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Late Medieval To Early Renaissance 1250-1500
Exhibitions | Until 11th July 2017 

Victoria and Albert (V & A) Museum 3 minutes walk from The Oratory

Examine the visual arts in an era of profound cultural, intellectual and social change....More

Silver Speaks
Exhibitions | Until 2nd July 2017 

Victoria and Albert (V & A) Museum 3 minutes walk from The Oratory

Works by practising British silversmiths, exploring the development of traditional silversmithing to the more contemporary practices....More

Balenciaga: Shaping Fashion
Balenciaga: Shaping Fashion
Exhibitions | Until 18th February 2018 

Victoria and Albert (V & A) Museum 3 minutes walk from The Oratory

He shunned publicity, was rarely seen and gave only one full interview in his life yet Christian Dior called him ...More

 
The Pink Floyd Exhibition: Their Mortal Remains
The Pink Floyd Exhibition: Their Mortal Remains
Exhibitions | Until 1st October 2017 

Victoria and Albert (V & A) Museum 3 minutes walk from The Oratory

They've given us The Dark Side of the Moon, pigs flying over Battersea Power Station and giant inflatable teachers. Now, ...More

 
Rachel Kneebone
Exhibitions | Until 14th January 2018 

Victoria and Albert (V & A) Museum 3 minutes walk from The Oratory

The sculptor presents 399 Days, a monumental sculpture constructed from porcelain tiles worked and detailed figurative scenarios, as well as ...More

Pink Floyd: Their Mortal Remains
Exhibitions | Until 1st October 2017 

Victoria and Albert (V & A) Museum 3 minutes walk from The Oratory

An audio-visual journey through the band's music, design and staging, featuring over 350 artefacts spanning five decades....More

Robots
Robots
Kids Events | Until 3rd September 2017 

Science Museum 6 minutes walk from The Oratory

Showcasing the evolution of modern robotics from a 1582 iron manikin to one of the first walking two-legged robots, the ...More

 
The Art Of British Natural History
Exhibitions | Until 1st July 2018 

Natural History Museum 6 minutes walk from The Oratory

Over 200 original illustrations celebrating the nature on our shores. Items from the museum's collection will explore the many different ...More

Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2016
Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2016
Exhibitions | Until 10th September 2017 

Natural History Museum 6 minutes walk from The Oratory

Swarming mayflies, ethereal killer whales and curious foxes are among the creatures captured on camera at this year's Wildlife Photographer ...More

 
Sensational Butterflies
Sensational Butterflies
Kids Events | Until 17th September 2017 

Natural History Museum 6 minutes walk from The Oratory

From chomping caterpillars to beautiful butterflies, the Natural History Museum comes alive at summer with the arrival of the tropical ...More

 

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