Hobgoblin  

 
 
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24 Rathbone Place, Fitzrovia, London W1T 1JA
 
 
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Mon-Sat: 10am-6pm; Sun: closed
 

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HobgoblinThis busy musical curios shop has London's best choice of folk instruments and a large range of guitars, accordions, recorders, bongo drums and other percussion instruments. There is also a repair workshop around the back where revered resident repairman Michael Cameron plies his trade. Staff are experienced and knowledgeable. There are seven other Hobgoblin shops in the UK outside London.

 

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Goodge Street Tube Station
 
4 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

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Euston Railway Station
 
14 minutes walk
 
Charing Cross Railway Station
 
16 minutes walk
 
 
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Soho Masterpark
 
5 minutes walk
 
Broadwick Masterpark
 
6 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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The Rathbone Hotel London
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £68  37% off
30 Rathbone Street, W1T | 2 minutes from Hobgoblin
Centrally located in Fitzrovia, it's a short walk from The Rathbone to Oxford Street, Soho and London's theatre district. The hotel restaurant opens for breakfast and ... More
 
 
 
My Bloomsbury London
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £91  42% off
11-13 Bayley Street, WC1B | 2 minutes from Hobgoblin
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
 
 
 
Sanderson, A Morgans Hotel
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £219  29% off
50 Berners Street, W1T | 3 minutes from Hobgoblin
Slick design, statement furniture and modern fittings, this is what you get from the Schrager-Starck design partnership. From the funky lobby and the bar (very busy ... More
 
 
 
 
Ivor Mairants Musiccentre
London > Shopping > Musician Supplies
56 Rathbone Place, Fitzrovia, London W1T | 2 minutes from Hobgoblin
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41 Store Street, Soho, London WC1E | 4 minutes from Hobgoblin
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5 Percy Street, Fitzrovia, London W1T | 1 minute from Hobgoblin
Almost Famous started out selling limited runs of classy denim, but this flagship store marks their expansion into a whole range of elegant ladies clothes. Born ... More
 
 
 
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74 Newman Street, Fitzrovia, London W1T | 2 minutes from Hobgoblin
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London > Shopping > Electronics
248 Tottenham Court Road, Bloomsbury, London W1T | 2 minutes from Hobgoblin
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Hobgoblin, 268-269 Tottenham Court Road, W1T | 4 minutes from Hobgoblin
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London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 28th January to 22nd April 2017
Hobgoblin, Charing Cross Road, WC2H | 6 minutes from Hobgoblin
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Hobgoblin, 28 Old Compton Street, W1D | 6 minutes from Hobgoblin
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25 Rathbone Place, Fitzrovia, London W1T | 1 minute from Hobgoblin
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1 Soho Square, Soho, London W1D | 3 minutes from Hobgoblin
Popular lunchtime spot in the heart of London's media industry, Soho Square is located at the centre of Soho and provides a ... More
 
 
 
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Dominion Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
268 Tottenham Court Road, Bloomsbury, London W1T | 4 minutes from Hobgoblin
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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Lazarides Rathbone
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
11 Rathbone Place, Fitzrovia, London W1T | 1 minute from Hobgoblin
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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20 Hanway Street, Fitzrovia, London W1T | 2 minutes from Hobgoblin
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Architectural Association School Of Architecture
London > Attractions > House and Garden
36 Bedford Square, Bloomsbury, London WC1B | 3 minutes from Hobgoblin
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London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
26 Rathbone Place, Fitzrovia, London W1T | 1 minute from Hobgoblin
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TAP Coffee No.26
London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
No.26 Rathbone Place, W1T | 1 minute from Hobgoblin
One of the three branches of this small chain, TAP Coffee No.26 follows the same formula as the others, focusing on proper ... More
 
 
 
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Bam-Bou
London > Restaurants > Thai restaurants
1 Percy Street, Fitzrovia, London W1T | 1 minute from Hobgoblin
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10 Coptic Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1A | 6 minutes from Hobgoblin
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London > Education > Cookery Courses
15B Little Portland Street, Fitzrovia, London W1W | 7 minutes from Hobgoblin
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London > Education > Universities and Colleges
Thornhaugh Street, Russell Square, Bloomsbury, London WC1H | 7 minutes from Hobgoblin
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London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
21 Stacey Street, Covent Garden, London WC2H | 6 minutes from Hobgoblin
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U of L Pool, Malet Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1E | 7 minutes from Hobgoblin
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77a Wells Street, Fitzrovia, London W1T | 3 minutes from Hobgoblin
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19 Carlisle Street, Soho, London W1D | 3 minutes from Hobgoblin
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Bourne & Hollingsworth
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28 Rathbone Place, Fitzrovia, London W1T | 1 minute from Hobgoblin
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
 
 
 
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Drakes Tabanco
London > Nightlife > Bars
3 Windmill Street, Fitzrovia, London W1T | 1 minute from Hobgoblin
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Punch Room
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London EDITION, 10 Berners Street, Fitzrovia, London W1T | 2 minutes from Hobgoblin
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The Rathbone Hotel
London > Business > Venue Hire
30 Rathbone Street, Fitzrovia, London W1T | 2 minutes from Hobgoblin
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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50 Berners Street, Fitzrovia, London W1T | 3 minutes from Hobgoblin
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London > Business > Venue Hire
23-28 Great Russell Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1B | 5 minutes from Hobgoblin
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