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Victoria Railway Station
 
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Chelsea Cloisters Pure Parking
 
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    The Kensington Hotel London
    London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £139  26% off
    109-113 Queen's Gate, SW7 | 4 minutes from Book Ends
    Set just off from Old Brompton Road in the heart of fashionable South Kensington, The Kensington Hotel has a real history to match its stylish, understated ... More
     
     
     
    The Regency Hotel London
    London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £100  39% off
    100 Queens Gate, SW7 | 5 minutes from Book Ends
    The Regency Hotel in South Kensington on the tree-lined road of Queens Gate is in a prime spot near Old Brompton Road with a good choice ... More
     
     
     
    Fifty Four Boutique Hotel
    London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £91  31% off
    54 Queen's Gate, SW7 | 5 minutes from Book Ends
    Located at 54 Queen's Gate, this traditional Edwardian townhouse hotel is well positioned, within five minutes' walk of both Gloucester Road and South Kensington Tube stations ... More
     
     
     
     
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    Sotheby's
    London > Shopping > Arts and Crafts
    34-35 New Bond Street, Fitzrovia, London W1A | 2.3 miles from Book Ends
    Founded in 1774, Sotheby's is the world’s oldest art auction house. Sales today command record sums for items. Notable sales range from 'Danseuse au Repos' ... More
     
     
     
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    Bond Street Antiques Centre
    London > Shopping > Arts and Crafts
    124 New Bond Street, Mayfair, London W1S | 34 minutes from Book Ends
    Internationally renowned for silver and jewellery, vintage watches and object d’art. 25 dealers offer their finds, including N Bloom & Son - a well known specialist ... More
     
     
     
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    Christie's Fine Art Auctioneers
    London > Shopping > Arts and Crafts
    8 King Street, St James's, London SW1Y | 34 minutes from Book Ends
    Established in 1776, Christie’s holds sales ranging from Old Masters to the contemporary arts. In 1990 it broke all records with the sale Van Gogh’s Portrait ... More
     
     
     
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    La Cave a Fromage
    London > Shopping > Delicatessens
    24-25 Cromwell Place, South Kensington, London SW7 | 1 minute from Book Ends
    In true French style, this chic cheese shop piles its wares high and stinking, with no fridges, or glass barriers to stop customers getting in for ... More
     
     
     
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    Gilding the Lily
    London > Shopping > Florists
    Old Brompton Road, South Kensington, London SW7 | 1 minute from Book Ends
    Superior florist directly opposite South Kensington Tube Station. They sell flowers to the great and good of this area and as you might expect, this means ... More
     
     
     
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    Moxon's
    London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
    17 Bute Street, South Kensington, London SW7 | 3 minutes from Book Ends
    Fishmonger Robin Moxon is regarded as one of the best suppliers of fish in London and is all too familiar with early morning trips to Billingsgate ... More
     
     
     
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    Entr'acte & Paris Qui Dort
    London > Events > Film Events  Dates: 27th Feb to 5th Mar 2015
    Cine Lumiere, Institut Francais Cultural Centre, 17 Queensberry Place, South Kensington, London SW7 | 3 minutes from Book Ends
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    National Gallery + Q&A
    London > Events > Film Events  Dates: 27th Feb to 5th Mar 2015
    Cine Lumiere, Institut Francais Cultural Centre, 17 Queensberry Place, South Kensington, London SW7 | 3 minutes from Book Ends
    Located in Trafalgar Square in London, The National Gallery is one of the jewels of the UK's cultural heritage, housing one of the greatest collections of ...More
     
     
     
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    Gardeners Of Eden + Q&A
    London > Events > Film Events  Dates: 27th Feb to 5th Mar 2015
    Royal Geographical Society, 1 Kensington Gore, South Kensington, London SW7 | 9 minutes from Book Ends
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    Cine Lumiere
    London > Entertainment > Cinemas
    Institut Francais Cultural Centre, 17 Queensberry Place, South Kensington, London SW7 | 3 minutes from Book Ends
    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
     
     
     
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    Science Museum IMAX
    London > Entertainment > Cinemas
    Exhibition Road, Knightsbridge, South Kensington, London SW7 | 4 minutes from Book Ends
    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
     
     
     
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    Royal College of Music
    London > Entertainment > Classical Music
    Prince Consort Road, South Kensington, London SW7 | 6 minutes from Book Ends
    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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    Victoria and Albert (V & A) Museum
    London > Attractions > Museums
    Cromwell Road, South Kensington, London SW7 | 3 minutes from Book Ends
    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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    Natural History Museum
    London > Attractions > Museums
    Cromwell Road, South Kensington, London SW7 | 3 minutes from Book Ends
    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
     
     
     
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    Science Museum
    London > Attractions > Museums
    Exhibition Road, South Kensington, London SW7 | 4 minutes from Book Ends
    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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    Thai Square - Exhibition
    London > Restaurants > Thai restaurants
    19 Exhibition Road, South Kensington, South Kensington, London SW7 | 1 minute from Book Ends
    One of the smallest restaurants in the Thai Square group, this intimate space has enough room to seat 48 people. The standard Thai cusine includes favourites ... More
     
     
     
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    London > Restaurants > Spanish restaurants
    7 - 9 Exhibition Road, SW7 | 1 minute from Book Ends
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    Le Pain Quotidien
    London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
    15-17 Exhibition Road, SW7 | 1 minute from Book Ends
    It all started with a loaf. Not just any loaf. Belgian chef Alain Coumont was intent on creating the perfect mix of water, flour and salt. ... More
     
     
     
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    Dana Centre
    London > Education > Evening Classes
    165 Queen's Gate, South Kensington, South Kensington, London SW7 | 5 minutes from Book Ends
    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
     
     
     
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    The London School of Painting and Drawing
    London > Education > Evening Classes
    23 Kensington Square, Kensington, London W8 | 16 minutes from Book Ends
    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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    Royal College of Art, Dyson Building
    London > Education > Universities and Colleges
    1 Hester Road, SW11 | 20 minutes from Book Ends
    The £21 million Dyson Building makes up the largest part of the purpose-built Battersea campus of the prestigious Royal College of Art. Located at 1 Hester ... More
     
     
     
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    G-Spa
    London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
    63-81 Pelham Street, South Kensington, London SW7 | 3 minutes from Book Ends
    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
     
     
     
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    Lush Spa
    London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
    123 Kings Road, Chelsea, London SW3 | 11 minutes from Book Ends
    More than just a skincare shop, this branch of Lush on the Kings Road houses the Lush Spa. An overpowering mix of perfumes assaults the nose ... More
     
     
     
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    Space NK
    London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
    40 Hans Crescent, Knightsbridge, London SW1X | 12 minutes from Book Ends
    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
     
     
     
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    The Admiral Codrington
    London > Restaurants > Gastropub
    17 Mossop Street, Knightsbridge, London SW3 | 7 minutes from Book Ends
    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
     
     
     
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    The Enterprise
    London > Restaurants > Gastropub
    35 Walton Street, South Kensington, Knightsbridge, London SW3 | 7 minutes from Book Ends
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    The Duke of Clarence
    London > Restaurants > Gastropub
    148 Old Brompton Road, South Kensington, SW5 | 9 minutes from Book Ends
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    Barts
    London > Nightlife > Bars
    Chelsea Cloisters, Sloane Avenue, Chelsea, London SW3 | 6 minutes from Book Ends
    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
     
     
     
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    Eighty Six
    London > Nightlife > Bars
    86 Fulham Road, South Kensington, London SW3 | 6 minutes from Book Ends
    Eighty-Six is the brainchild of George Adams and Charlie Kearns, the duo behind Verbier's Coco Club. A popular place for after hours socialising for the Fulham ... More
     
     
     
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    Evans & Peel Detective Agency
    London > Nightlife > Bars
    310c Earls Court Road, Earls Court, London SW5 | 16 minutes from Book Ends
    Taking the speakeasy trend to another level, the Evans & Peel Detective Agency is a bar moonlighting as fully functioning detective company. The basement bar can ... More
     
     
     
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    Victoria and Albert (V & A) Museum
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    Cromwell Road, South Kensington, London SW7 | 3 minutes from Book Ends
    Conference facilities can accommodate for up to 2450 people.... More
     
     
     
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    Natural History Museum
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    Cromwell Road, South Kensington, London SW7 | 3 minutes from Book Ends
    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
     
     
     
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    The Great Hall, Imperial College
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    South Kensington Campus, SW7 | 8 minutes from Book Ends
    One of London's largest academic venues, the Imperial College London has a portfolio of more than 200 meeting and seminar rooms. Its largest conference room, The ... More
     
     
     
     

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    Staying Power: Photographs Of Black British Experience, 1950s-1990s
    Staying Power: Photographs Of Black British Experience, 1950s-1990s
    Exhibitions | Until 24th May 2015 

    Victoria and Albert (V & A) Museum 3 minutes walk from Book Ends

    A "beautiful and arresting" exhibition (The Telegraph), Staying Power: Photographs of Black British Experience 1950s-1990s showcases images recently acquired by ...More

     
    Blue & White: British Printed Ceramics
    Exhibitions | Until 3rd January 2016 

    Victoria and Albert (V & A) Museum 3 minutes walk from Book Ends

    The quintessentially British style of ceramic design is presented in this exhibition, featuring works from the 1750s to the present ...More

    Wedding Dresses 1775-2014
    Wedding Dresses 1775-2014
    Exhibitions | Until 15th March 2015 

    Victoria and Albert (V & A) Museum 3 minutes walk from Book Ends

    The V&A turns its attentions, and not inconsiderable costume collection, to the subject of marriage, and in particular the evolution ...More

     
    V & A Exhibition Road Project
    V & A Exhibition Road Project
    Exhibitions | Until 1st January 2016 

    Victoria and Albert (V & A) Museum 3 minutes walk from Book Ends

    A new purpose-built underground gallery, magnificent courtyard space and a new entrance from Exhibition Road on the west side of ...More

     
    Images of Nature
    Images of Nature
    Exhibitions | Next performance 5th March 2015 

    Natural History Museum 3 minutes walk from Book Ends

    Women artists are the theme of Natural History Museum's temporary exhibition in the Images of Nature gallery, which showcases botanical ...More

     
    Wildlife Photographer of the Year
    Wildlife Photographer of the Year
    Exhibitions | Until 30th August 2015 

    Natural History Museum 3 minutes walk from Book Ends

    Some photographers wait for weeks in order to catch that one great action shot, some set up elaborate timing mechanisms. ...More

     
    Storytelling With Puppets: Little Red Hen & Chicken Licken: Workshop (Over 3s)
    Kids Events | Until 24th March 2015 

    Natural History Museum 3 minutes walk from Book Ends

    Explore natural history and science using puppets and storytelling....More

    Cravings: Can Your Food Control You?
    Cravings: Can Your Food Control You?
    Exhibitions | Until 1st January 2016 

    Science Museum 4 minutes walk from Book Ends

    Cravings: Can Your Food Control You? at the Science Museum explores the power that food has over our bodies, brains ...More

     
    Churchill's Scientists
    Exhibitions | Until 1st January 2016 

    Science Museum 4 minutes walk from Book Ends

    The Science Museum's major exhibition of 2015 is Churchill's Scientists, which will run from January 2015 until early 2016. Marking ...More

    Sacconi Quartet
    Concerts | On 5th March 2015 

    Royal College of Music 6 minutes walk from Book Ends

    The ensemble performs Suk's Meditation On An Old Czech Hymn St Wenceslas and Sibelius's String Quartet In D Minor 'Voces ...More

     
     
     
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