Africa Book Centre

 
 
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38 King Street, Covent Garden, London WC2E 8JT
 
 
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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Covent Garden Tube Station
 
1 minutes walk
 
Leicester Square Tube Station
 
3 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Charing Cross Railway Station
 
6 minutes walk
 
City Thameslink Station
 
17 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Upper St Martins Lane NCP
 
2 minutes walk
 
St Martins Lane NCP
 
3 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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    St Martins Lane, A Morgans Original
    London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £199  27% off
    45 St Martin's Lane, WC2N | 3 minutes from Africa Book Centre
    One of the first design hotels, it certainly hasn't lost any of its cool appeal and continues to impress with great service and high standards. The ... More
     
     
     
    Strand Palace Hotel London
    London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £49  36% off
    372 Strand, WC2R | 3 minutes from Africa Book Centre
    This West End Art Deco hotel right on the Strand and next to Covent Garden is in a fantastic location for accessing central London and theatreland. ... More
     
     
     
    Radisson Blu Edwardian Mercer Street
    London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £97  42% off
    Seven Dials, WC2H | 4 minutes from Africa Book Centre
    In the middle of Covent Garden, the Radisson Blu Edwardian Mercer Street (formally the Mountbatten) is perfect for those wanting to be in the heart of ... More
     
     
     
     
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    Alternative Books nearest Africa Book Centre

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    Stanfords
    London > Shopping > Books
    12-14 Long Acre, Covent Garden, London WC2E | 1 minute from Africa Book Centre
    Intrepid explorers already know where to travel for the best selection of maps and travel books. Stanfords should be the first pit stop on any journey. ... More
     
     
     
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    Any Amount of Books
    London > Shopping > Books
    62 Charing Cross Road, Soho, London WC2H | 3 minutes from Africa Book Centre
    A delightful second-hand bookshop with a wide choice that ranges from antiquarian first editions to the bargain basement. Rare books, first editions, modern literature, art and ... More
     
     
     
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    Forbidden Planet
    London > Shopping > Books
    179 Shaftesbury Avenue, Covent Garden, London WC2H | 5 minutes from Africa Book Centre
    Crammed with the cream of cult entertainment this shop is a seventh heaven for sci-fi fans. In the old days, Forbidden Planet just stocked every ... More
     
     
     
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    The Sanctuary
    London > Shopping > Health and Beauty
    12 Floral Street, Covent Garden, London WC2E | 1 minute from Africa Book Centre
    This day spa exclusively for women is a total pampering experience from the minute you step through the door. Located in bustling Covent Garden you'll soon ... More
     
     
     
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    Jones
    London > Shopping > Menswear
    13 Floral Street, Covent Garden, London WC2E | 1 minute from Africa Book Centre
    Dedicated to designer menswear including formal tailoring from Westwood, Gaultier, Dries van Noten, Helmut Lang and Alexander McQueen, and more relaxed diffusion lines from Fake and ... More
     
     
     
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    Tintin Shop
    London > Shopping > Gifts and Luxuries
    34 Floral Street, Covent Garden, London WC2E | 1 minute from Africa Book Centre
    Billions of blue blistering barnacles, they've only gone and opened up a Tintin Shop in Covent Garden, dedicated entirely to Herge's bequiffed reporter and his faithful ... More
     
     
     
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    The Winter's Tale
    London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 17th October 2015 to 16th January 2016
    Garrick Theatre, 2 Charing Cross Road, WC2H | 4 minutes from Africa Book Centre
    Two years in the making, actor and director Kenneth Branagh presents a five-play, year-long season at the Garrick Theatre in 2015. Launching the season, this reimagined ...More
     
     
     
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    War Horse
    London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 28th March 2009 to 13th February 2016
    New London Theatre, Drury Lane, Covent Garden, London WC2B | 5 minutes from Africa Book Centre
    This moving adaptation of Michael Morpurgo's World War I epic War Horse gets a West End transfer to the New London Theatre after two critically acclaimed ...More
     
     
     
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    Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown
    London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 17th December 2014 to 9th May 2015
    Playhouse Theatre, Northumberland Avenue, WC2N | 7 minutes from Africa Book Centre
    Olivier-Award winner Tamsin Greig (Episodes, Green Wing, Jumpy, God of Carnage), who made her name as Debbie Aldridge in Radio 4's The Archers, makes her musical ...More
     
     
     
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    Arts Theatre
    London > Entertainment > Theatres
    6-7 Great Newport Street, Covent Garden, London WC2H | 3 minutes from Africa Book Centre
    The Arts Theatre was built in 1927 as a members club, which allowed it to circumvent the censorship laws and perform unusual and avant garde fare. ... More
     
     
     
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    London Coliseum - English National Opera (ENO)
    London > Entertainment > Theatres
    St Martin's Lane, Covent Garden, London WC2N | 3 minutes from Africa Book Centre
    London Coliseum is a magnificent historic building and an excellent venue in which to enjoy the soaring sounds and high drama of some truly thrilling operas. ... More
     
     
     
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    Wyndham's Theatre
    London > Entertainment > Theatres
    Charing Cross Road, Soho, London WC2H | 3 minutes from Africa Book Centre
    Wyndham's Theatre opened in Charing Cross Road on 16th November 1899 and was owned by Charles Wyndham. One of its biggest hits was Sandy Wilson's The ... More
     
     
     
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    St Paul's Covent Garden
    London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
    Bedford Street, Covent Garden, London WC2E | 1 minute from Africa Book Centre
    Affectionately known as "The Actors' Church", St Paul's in Covent Garden is in the heart of theatreland and has long been associated with the theatre community. ... More
     
     
     
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    London Transport Museum
    London > Attractions > Museums
    Covent Garden Piazza, Covent Garden, London WC2E | 3 minutes from Africa Book Centre
    After a two-year, £22 million refurbishment the London Transport Museum reopened on 22 November 2007 revealing more exhibition space than before. The museum travels back through ... More
     
     
     
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    London Film Museum Covent Garden
    London > Attractions > Museums
    45 Wellington Street, Covent Garden, London WC2E | 3 minutes from Africa Book Centre
    The London Film Museum, located on the site of the Theatre Museum in the original Flower Cellars in the heart of Covent Garden, is the second ... More
     
     
     
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    Palm Court Brasserie
    London > Restaurants > Brasseries
    39 King Street, Covent Garden, London WC2E | 1 minute from Africa Book Centre
    Having often walked past Palm Court Brasserie, it hadn’t escaped my notice that this Covent Garden eatery is forever chock-a-block with diners. This is supposedly a ... More
     
     
     
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    Joe's Southern Kitchen and Bar
    London > Restaurants > American restaurants
    34 King Street, Covent Garden, Covent Garden, London WC2E | 1 minute from Africa Book Centre
    From 4th July 2013, a significant date in any American diary, Navajo Joe in Covent Garden - a long-standing American restaurant in London which had occupied ... More
     
     
     
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    Muffinski's
    London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
    5 King Street, Covent Garden, London WC2E | 1 minute from Africa Book Centre
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    Education near Africa Book Centre

    Near Africa Book Centre
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    Saw Swee Hock Student Centre
    London > Education > Universities and Colleges
    1 Sheffield Street, WC2A | 7 minutes from Africa Book Centre
    The award-winning Saw Swee Hock Student Centre, designed by Irish architects O'Donnell + Tuomey and awarded the RIBA London Building of the Year Award in 2014, ... More
     
     
     
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    English [Out There!]
    London > Education > English Language Courses
    10 Coptic Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1A | 7 minutes from Africa Book Centre
    English [Out There!] takes a very hands-on approach to learning English. The course places an emphasis on using what you have learned. Students are taken out ... More
     
     
     
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    The Method Studio
    London > Education > Universities and Colleges
    Conway Hall, 25 Red Lion Square, Holborn, London WC1R | 12 minutes from Africa Book Centre
    Learn to act by becoming the person you are portraying. Think yourself into the role... eat what they would eat, weigh what they would weigh, behave ... More
     
     
     
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    The Sanctuary
    London > Leisure > Fitness
    12 Floral Street, Covent Garden, London WC2E | 1 minute from Africa Book Centre
    This day spa exclusively for women is a total pampering experience from the minute you step through the door. Located in bustling Covent Garden you'll soon ... More
     
     
     
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    Thai Square Spa
    London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
    25 Shelton Street, 40 Earlham Street, Covent Garden, London WC2H | 3 minutes from Africa Book Centre
    Let the Thai Square Spa transport you to the shores of Asia with their traditional Thai spa treatment rooms, smack bang in the centre of Covent ... More
     
     
     
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    The Hospital Club
    London > Leisure > Arts Centres
    24 Endell Street, Covent Garden, London WC2H | 4 minutes from Africa Book Centre
    Before it was a hip private members' club designed specifically for the creative industries - complete with bar and dining rooms, cinema, TV and recording studios ... More
     
     
     
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    Pubs near Africa Book Centre

    The best pubs near London Africa Book Centre.
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    Lamb & Flag
    London > Nightlife > Pubs
    33 Rose Street, Covent Garden, London WC2E | 1 minute from Africa Book Centre
    One of the oldest pubs in London, the Lamb & Flag was once known as the Bucket of Blood, thanks to the bare-knuckle fights held here. ... More
     
     
     
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    The Salisbury
    London > Restaurants > Gastropub
    90 St Martins Lane, Covent Garden, London WC2N | 3 minutes from Africa Book Centre
    Gastropub ... More
     
     
     
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    The Marquess of Anglesey
    London > Restaurants > Gastropub
    39 Bow Street, Covent Garden, London WC2E | 3 minutes from Africa Book Centre
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    B.Y.O.C
    London > Nightlife > Bars
    28 Bedfordbury Street, Covent Garden, WC2N | 2 minutes from Africa Book Centre
    A speakeasy bar with a twist, B.Y.O.C is a cocktail bar that doesn't stock any alcohol. But, before snubbing it in disgust, you can relax in ... More
     
     
     
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    Light Bar
    London > Nightlife > Bars
    45 St Martin's Lane, Covent Garden, London WC2N | 3 minutes from Africa Book Centre
    The Light Bar on the ground floor of the stylish St Martins Lane hotel has some of the best cocktails in London - they make a ... More
     
     
     
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    Detroit Bar
    London > Nightlife > Bars
    35 Earlham Street, Covent Garden, Covent Garden, London WC2H | 3 minutes from Africa Book Centre
    Covent Garden "style" bar serving cocktails and a chilled out, trendy vibe. Considered to be one of London’s original “style” or “concept” bars, despite being on the ... More
     
     
     
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    Meeting venue hire near Africa Book Centre

    Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Africa Book Centre.
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    St Martins Lane Hotel
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    45 St. Martin's Lane, Covent Garden, London WC2N | 3 minutes from Africa Book Centre
    To enter the stunning St Martins Lane Hotel in the heart of London's Theatreland you pass through the tallest revolving door in London, a luminescent yellow-glass ... More
     
     
     
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    Royal Society Of Arts
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    8 John Adam Street, Covent Garden, London WC2N | 4 minutes from Africa Book Centre
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    Odeon, Leicester Square
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    24-26 Leicester Square, WC2H | 5 minutes from Africa Book Centre
    One of London's biggest cinemas, the Odeon Leicester Square regularly plays host to premieres and awards ceremonies as well as screening the week's big releases. Aside ... More
     
     
     
     

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    Shaun in the City
    Exhibitions | Until 28th May 2015 

    Covent Garden Piazza 1 minute walk from Africa Book Centre

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    The Royal Ballet: La Fille Mal Gardee
    The Royal Ballet: La Fille Mal Gardee
    Dance | Until 5th May 2015 

    Royal Opera House 2 minutes walk from Africa Book Centre

    Set in a storybook village with dancing hens and merrymaking locals, La Fille Mal Gardee is a charming story that ...More

     
    Yinka Shonibare: Globe Head Ballerina
    Yinka Shonibare: Globe Head Ballerina
    Exhibitions | Until 19th June 2017 

    Royal Opera House 2 minutes walk from Africa Book Centre

    A new piece of artwork by Yinka Shonibare will be displayed on the exterior of the Royal Opera House this ...More

     
    Royal Opera House Backstage Tours
    Tours | Until 31st December 2015 

    Royal Opera House 2 minutes walk from Africa Book Centre

    Home to The Royal Ballet and The Royal Opera, the magnificent Royal Opera House opens its doors for unprecedented access ...More

    Di and Viv and Rose
    Di and Viv and Rose
    Theatre | Until 23rd May 2015 

    Vaudeville Theatre 2 minutes walk from Africa Book Centre

    Following its sell out success at Hampstead Theatre, 'Di and Viv and Rose', a heart-warming play by Amelia Bullmore transfers ...More

     
    Breakthrough: Crossrail's Tunnelling Story
    Breakthrough: Crossrail's Tunnelling Story
    Exhibitions | Until 31st August 2015 

    London Transport Museum 3 minutes walk from Africa Book Centre

    See what's going on under our streets when Breakthrough: Crossrail's Tunnelling Story brings a five metre high, walk-through installation of ...More

     
    Transport Uncovered
    Kids Events | Until 26th April 2015 

    London Transport Museum 3 minutes walk from Africa Book Centre

    Explore London transport past and present with displays and activities....More

    Sunday In The Arts With..
    Theatre | Until 26th April 2015 

    Arts Theatre 3 minutes walk from Africa Book Centre

    A monthly West End cabaret night featuring the best talent London has to offer. With Mark Anderson, Sam Lupton, Rebecca ...More

    Bad Jews
    Bad Jews
    Theatre | Until 30th May 2015 

    Arts Theatre 3 minutes walk from Africa Book Centre

    The best selling play to date at both the Ustinov Studio in Bath and St James Theatre in London, the ...More

     
    Hearne House Tours
    Tours | Until 26th April 2015 

    London Transport Museum 3 minutes walk from Africa Book Centre

    A rare tour of Transport for London's engineering testing workshop....More

     
     
     
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