Smythson

 
 
ADDRESS
214 Westbourne Grove, Notting Hill, London W11 2RH 
 
TELEPHONE
 
OPENING TIMES
Mon to Wed 10:00 - 18:00, Thu 10:00 - 19:00, Fri & Sat 10:00 - 18:00, Sun 11:00 - 17:00
 

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Historic, high-end stationers with four Royal Warrants.

Grace Kelly, Queen Victoria and Madonna have all visited this traditional, British stationary store, first opened in 1887. Four royal warrants later and the shop remains the height of traditional exclusivity and elegance – whilst also attracting a young, trendy crowd, drawn to its unique, customised service and high-quality fashion accessories. Specialising in bespoke stationery, leather goods and diaries, Smythson’s have continued a tradition of over 100 years of quality - a visit to their historic Bond Street shop is something of a return to the source. Gilded or embossed, bound or buckled, their luxurious goods have spread worldwide. Invest in a personalised stationery gift set available in a whole spectrum of colourful paper hues or opt for a tasty cherry red backgammon set. Manicure sets, desk accessories, themed notebooks and photo albums are also there to tempt the keen shopper. Great for a unique taste of old England combined with a hint of cutting-edge flair.

Best for:
Diaries, desk accessories, backgammon and bags, Madonna to Queen Victoria, stationary and service.

Did you know?
There is a Smythson store on West 57th Street in New York.

 

Opening and closing times for Smythson

Today (Saturday) Smythson closes at 18.00

Monday:

10.00
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18.00
 
 

Tuesday:

10.00
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18.00
 
 

Wednesday:

10.00
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18.00
 
 

Thursday:

10.00
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18.00
 
 

Friday:

10.00
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18.00
 
 

Saturday:

10.00
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18.00
 
 

Sunday:

Closed
 
 

LondonTown.com - Smythson Location Map

 
 
 
Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Notting Hill Gate Tube Station
 
8 minutes walk
 
Westbourne Park Tube Station
 
9 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
 
Queen's Park Overground Station
 
27 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Arthur Court NCP
 
11 minutes walk
 
Bayswater Road NCP
 
11 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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