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Oval Tube Station
 
2 minutes walk
 
Vauxhall Tube Station
 
10 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Vauxhall Railway Station
 
12 minutes walk
 
 
 
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Elephant and Castle NCP
 
23 minutes walk
 
Library Street NCP
 
28 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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Holiday Inn Express London- Vauxhall Nine Elms
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £64  23% off
87 South Lambeth Road, SW8 | 8 minutes from Oval Bookshop
Recently redeveloped in a contemporary style, the Holiday Inn Express London -Vauxhall Nine Elms is a budget hotel located just south of the river Thames. ... More
 
 
 
Park Plaza London Riverbank
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £79  33% off
18 Albert Embankment, SE1 | 15 minutes from Oval Bookshop
For understated chic this hotel on the banks of the Thames opposite the Tate Britain is a top choice. The rooms are clean and modern and ... More
 
 
 
Plaza on the River Club & Residence London
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £134  42% off
18 Albert Embankment, SE1 | 15 minutes from Oval Bookshop
Riverside rooms at this modern luxury hotel overlook the River Thames with the Houses of Parliament, Big Ben and the London Eye visible. All apartments features ... More
 
 
 
 
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Alternative Books nearest Oval Bookshop

Nearest to Oval Bookshop
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Taschen
London > Shopping > Books
12 Duke of York Square, Knightsbridge, London SW3 | 2.1 miles from Oval Bookshop
Glossy, coffee table books are what speciality book store Taschen do best. From art to architecture, film to fashion, every glamourous topic is covered and the ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Crockatt and Powell
London > Shopping > Books
119-120 Lower Marsh, South Bank, London SE1 | 27 minutes from Oval Bookshop
If you hate the commercial, branded feel of mega bookshops like Waterstones and Borders this one's a treat. Crockatt and Powell is an independent bookshop that ... More
 
 
 
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Foyles Royal Festival Hall
London > Shopping > Books
Riverside, Level 1, Royal Festival Hall, South Bank Centre, South Bank, London SE1 | 34 minutes from Oval Bookshop
The family-run Foyles book shop has been in the book selling business since 1906. Around 30,000 books are stocked at this branch on a broad range ... More
 
 
 
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Shopping near Oval Bookshop

The best shops and markets near Oval Bookshop
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Lassco House & Garden
London > Shopping > House and Garden
Brunswick House, 30 Wandsworth Road, Vauxhall, Battersea, London SW8 | 12 minutes from Oval Bookshop
Architectural salvage produces the most gloriously mismatched collection of pieces, all housed in this disused church. Stock changes constantly; look for anything from stuffed animals to ... More
 
 
 
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The Old Post Office Bakery
London > Shopping > Delicatessens
76 Landor Road, Brixton, London SW9 | 21 minutes from Oval Bookshop
In a former Post Office in Lyham Road, Clapham North, The Old Post Office Bakery set up shop in 1982. That was after they'd been serving ... More
 
 
 
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Pop Brixton
London > Shopping >
Brixton Station Road, SW9 | 22 minutes from Oval Bookshop
The first in London to realise the retail potential of shipping containers, Pop Brixton is a wonderful community project, ... More
 
 
 
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My World Has Exploded A Little Bit
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: Friday 26th and Saturday 27th May 2017 - 7.30pm
Oval Bookshop, 54 Kennington Oval, Kennington, SE11 | 3 minutes from Oval Bookshop
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Landmines
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 6th to 24th June 2017 - 7.30pm
Oval Bookshop, 54 Kennington Oval, Kennington, SE11 | 3 minutes from Oval Bookshop
The Bridge Company premieres a new play by Phil Davies inspired by the tragic murder of Labour MP Jo Cox....More
 
 
 
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Entertainment near Oval Bookshop

Near Oval Bookshop
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Above The Stag Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Arch 17, Miles Street, Lambeth, London SW8 | 9 minutes from Oval Bookshop
Above the Stag Theatre, one of London's most successful small theatres, re-opens in a brand new venue on 29th November 2013, in a renovated railway ... More
 
 
 
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White Bear Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
138 Kennington Park Road, Kennington, London SE11 | 10 minutes from Oval Bookshop
It's easy to spot who's at the White Bear for the pints and who's there for the Pinter but somehow the two aspects unite comfortably under ... More
 
 
 
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The Workshop
London > Entertainment > Arts Centres
44 Lambeth High Street, Albert Embankment, SE1 | 18 minutes from Oval Bookshop
Once the fire engine workshops of the London Fire Brigade, The Workshop on Albert Embankment in Lambeth is opening its doors once again, as a temporary ... More
 
 
 
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Sights and Attractions near Oval Bookshop

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Oval Bookshop
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Gasworks
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
155 Vauxhall Street, Kennington, London SE11 | 8 minutes from Oval Bookshop
Gasworks serves a dual purpose: as a location for 12 artists' studios and as host to up to six exhibitions a year. Emphasis is placed on ... More
 
 
 
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Embassy Gardens
London > Attractions > Sights
Market Towers, 1 Nine Elms Lane, Battersea, London SW8 | 12 minutes from Oval Bookshop
Embassy Gardens, a new-build neighbourhood in Nine Elms on the South Bank, takes design inspiration from the Meatpacking District of New York with floor to ceiling ... More
 
 
 
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Sky Pool at Embassy Gardens
London > Attractions > Sights
Market Towers, 1 Nine Elms Lane, Battersea, London SW8 | 12 minutes from Oval Bookshop
A stunning outdoor Sky Pool links two residential buildings in the Embassy Gardens development, a new neighbourhood in Nine Elms near Battersea Park. High up on ... More
 
 
 
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What are the best dining options near Oval Bookshop London?
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Adulis
London > Restaurants > African restaurants
44 Brixton Road, Stockwell, London SW9 | 2 minutes from Oval Bookshop
Eritrean cuisine. Separate room for parties ... More
 
 
 
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The Fentiman Arms
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
64 Fentiman Road, Kennington, London SW8 | 4 minutes from Oval Bookshop
The Fentiman Arms is a special pub in Lambeth a cricket ball's throw way from The Oval. They have a lovely wild garden out the back, ... More
 
 
 
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Bar Estrela
London > Restaurants > Mediterranean restaurants
111 South Lambeth Road, Lambeth, London SW8 | 7 minutes from Oval Bookshop
Portuguese cuisine. ... More
 
 
 
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Education near Oval Bookshop

Near Oval Bookshop
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Courtauld Institute of Art
London > Education > Arts and Drama
Somerset House, Covent Garden, London WC2R | 2.1 miles from Oval Bookshop
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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Chocolate Films Ltd
London > Education >
Units 1 & 2 119-123 Hackford Road, Brixton, London SW9 | 8 minutes from Oval Bookshop
Chocolate Films is a South London based film production company and social enterprise which runs a wide variety of media courses including stop motion animation, light ... More
 
 
 
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London College Of Communication
London > Education > Professional Training
Elephant & Castle, Elephant and Castle, London SE1 | 22 minutes from Oval Bookshop
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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Leisure near Oval Bookshop

Oval Bookshop gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
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Surrey County Cricket Club
London > Leisure > Spectator Sport
The Brit Insurance Oval, Kennington, Kennington, London SE11 | 4 minutes from Oval Bookshop
While Lords is the spiritual home of English cricket, it is The Oval (offically The Brit Insurance Oval), home of Surrey County Cricket Club, that fills ... More
 
 
 
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The Kia Oval Cricket Ground
London > Leisure > Spectator Sport
Harleyford Street, Kennington, London SE11 | 4 minutes from Oval Bookshop
Though it does not have quite the same kudos as Lord's, The Kia Oval (known so because of a sponsorship deal, but usually referred to simply ... More
 
 
 
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Kennington Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Kennington Park Road, St. Agnes Place, Kennington, London SE11 | 9 minutes from Oval Bookshop
This much loved open space in the south London borough of Lambeth has two parts; the Victorian Grade II listed park and the park extension to ... More
 
 
 
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Pubs near Oval Bookshop

The best pubs near London Oval Bookshop.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Fentiman Arms
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
64 Fentiman Road, Kennington, London SW8 | 4 minutes from Oval Bookshop
The Fentiman Arms is a special pub in Lambeth a cricket ball's throw way from The Oval. They have a lovely wild garden out the back, ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Duchy Arms
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
63 Sancroft Street, Lambeth, London SE11 | 12 minutes from Oval Bookshop
Gastropub... More
 
 
 
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Nine Elms Tavern
London > Nightlife > Pubs
Riverlight Quay, Nine Elms Lane, SW8 | 19 minutes from Oval Bookshop
On Riverlight Quay near Battersea Power Station stands Young's pub Nine Elms Tavern, named after the neighbourhood created by the regeneration ... More
 
 
 
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Oval Bookshop clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
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South London Pacific
London > Nightlife > Bars
340 Kennington Road, Kennington, London SE11 | 9 minutes from Oval Bookshop
Ten minutes from the nearest tube, in a drab and ugly corner of Oval, sits one of the most surreal nightlife experiences you can have in ... More
 
 
 
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Fire
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
South Lambeth Road, Vauxhall, Lambeth, London SW8 | 10 minutes from Oval Bookshop
London's biggest and best gay venue, Fire hosts a cluster of different club nights including more and more straight-friendly one-off parties over the weekends. Newly redesigned ... More
 
 
 
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Phonox
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
418 Brixton Road, SW9 | 21 minutes from Oval Bookshop
In the Brixton space where the nightclub Plan B once stood, Phonox offers a modern approach to clubbing - hang out and have drinks at the ... More
 
 
 
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Meeting venue hire near Oval Bookshop

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Oval Bookshop.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Tate Britain
London > Business > Venue Hire
Millbank, Westminster, London SW1P | 18 minutes from Oval Bookshop
Conference facilities can accomodate up to 1550 people.... More
 
 
 
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The Battersea Barge
London > Business > Venue Hire
Riverside Walk, Nine Elms Lane, Nine Elms Lane, Vauxhall, Battersea, London SW8 | 19 minutes from Oval Bookshop
In the shadow of the Battersea Power Station, the Battersea Barge is a unique venue that's open daily for food, drink and ... More
 
 
 
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Imperial War Museum
London > Business > Venue Hire
Lambeth Road, Southwark, London SE1 | 22 minutes from Oval Bookshop
This museum of 20th-century warfare offers a thoughtful look at what day-to-day life was like for both citizens and soldiers in the two world wars. The ... More
 
 
 
 

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My World Has Exploded A Little Bit
Theatre | Until 27th May 2017 

Oval House 3 minutes walk from Oval Bookshop

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When Harry Met Barry
Theatre | Until 4th June 2017 

Above The Stag Theatre 9 minutes walk from Oval Bookshop

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I'm Here And I'm Still Queer!
Kids Events | On 27th May 2017 

Royal Vauxhall Tavern 9 minutes walk from Oval Bookshop

Literary & Education, Film Workshop....More

Duckie
Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 30th December 2017 

Royal Vauxhall Tavern 9 minutes walk from Oval Bookshop

Resident DJs Readers Wifes spin pop and indie, hosted by Amy Lame....More

Viper:100 PT.2 w/MethLab - London
Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 27th May 2017 

Fire 10 minutes walk from Oval Bookshop

Three rooms of drum'n'bass with music supplied by Viper and Methlab Recordings....More

Cutting Edge Material Label Party 002
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 27th May 2017 

The LightBox 10 minutes walk from Oval Bookshop

Three rooms of house music with Martin Ikin, Luvstuff, Ross Roberts, Sol Edge, Brad Ward and many others....More

Chummy
Theatre | Until 10th June 2017 

White Bear Theatre 10 minutes walk from Oval Bookshop

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Submit x Berliner
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 27th May 2017 

Jamm 12 minutes walk from Oval Bookshop

Max Graef, Glenn Astro, Andrew Ashong and friends provide house, hip hop, jazz, Afro, disco and intergalactic funk all night....More

Legends: Monsters, Mead And Mayhem
Theatre | Until 27th May 2017 

Blue Elephant Theatre 14 minutes walk from Oval Bookshop

Theatre, Non-Professional Theatre....More

Jo Harrop & Alex Webb
Concerts | On 27th May 2017 

Brasserie Toulouse Lautrec 17 minutes walk from Oval Bookshop

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After 10 months at WOLF in Stoke Newington, chef Mattia Antonioni heads up WOLF II, ...More

 
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