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Hilton London Islington Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel † from £88† 38% off
53 Upper Street, N1 | 23 minutes from Blackwell's
The Business Design Centre next door is the obvious attraction for many of the guests at this smart, efficient Hilton Hotel, but Islington's excellent restaurants and ... More
DoubleTree by Hilton London - Islington
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel † from £70† 29% off
60 Pentonville Road, N1 | 30 minutes from Blackwell's
The DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel London - Islington underwent a major refurbishment in 2014, transforming the rooms and suites into a stylish accommodation option. The newly ... More
Thistle City Barbican Hotel
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel † from £58† 28% off
Central Street, EC1V | 34 minutes from Blackwell's
Near to the City, and convenient for the The Barbican arts centre and Moorfields Eye Hospital, this hotel is modern, clean and functional. Equipped with its ... More
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Nearest to Blackwell's
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Foyles St Pancras International
London > Shopping > Books
St Pancras International, Pancras Road, King's Cross, London NW1 | 2 miles from Blackwell's
The family-run Foyles book shop has been in the book selling business since 1906. Books on a broad range of subjects from fiction and poetry to ... More
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New Beacon Books
London > Shopping > Books
76 Stroud Green Road, N4 | 23 minutes from Blackwell's
Founded in 1966 as a publishing house, New Beacon Books was named after the 'The Beacon' magazine, a cultural publication from 1930s Trinidad which gives some ... More
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Bookartbookshop
London > Shopping > Books
17 Pitfield Street, Hoxton, London N1 | 36 minutes from Blackwell's
We love this great little book shop. As the name suggests, you'll find books on art but, more specifically, they specialise in artists' books - and ... More
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Shopping near Blackwell's

The best shops and markets near Blackwell's
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Meek & Wild Fishmongers
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
13 Highbury Park, N5 | 1 minute from Blackwell's
The Highbury Barn shopping parade in north London is a foodie hot spot with La Fromagerie, a good butcher, and Meek and Wild, a top-quality fishmonger ... More
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La Fromagerie
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
30 Highbury Park, N5 | 2 minutes from Blackwell's
Consistently recognised and awarded for being a very special place to indulge your cheese addiction, La Fromagerie is one of the best cheese shops in London ... More
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The Peanut Vendor
London > Shopping > House and Garden
133 Newington Green Road, N1 | 10 minutes from Blackwell's
The Peanut Vendors are Barny and Becky who scour bric-a-brac stalls, markets and auctions so you don't have to. Stylish furniture and accessories for the home ... More
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Entertainment near Blackwell's

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The Garage
London > Entertainment > Live Music
20-22 Highbury Corner, N5 | 10 minutes from Blackwell's
This gritty music venue in Islington is everything a music venue should be, with a low ceiling, great sound system, about six inches separating the band ... More
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Hen & Chickens Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
109 St Paul's Road, N1 | 10 minutes from Blackwell's
A wonderful night out on London's thriving fringe scene can be had at the Hen and Chickens Theatre, which sits above the cosy, candlelit†pub that shares ... More
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Thousand Island
London > Entertainment > Live Music
20-22 Highbury Corner, N5 | 10 minutes from Blackwell's
Thousand Island is a self-contained music venue and late night club where Upstairs at The Garage used to be, right next ... More
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Sights and Attractions near Blackwell's

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Blackwell's
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Estorick Collection of Modern Italian Art
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
39a Canonbury Square, N1 | 12 minutes from Blackwell's
You'll find a spectacular collection of paintings and sculpture by 20th century Italian artists at the Estorick Collection of Modern Italian Art, with a core of ... More
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Shakespeare Walk Adventure Playground
London > Attractions > Attractions for Kids
69 Shakespeare Walk, N16 | 14 minutes from Blackwell's
A free to use, open access playground in Stoke Newington, Shakespeare Walk Adventure Playground gives children aged 6 to 15 access to indoor and outdoor activities ... More
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West Reservoir Centre
London > Attractions > Activities
Stoke Newington West Reservoir, Green Lanes, N4 | 16 minutes from Blackwell's
The purpose-built environmental education and watersports centre is a wonderfully tranquil place on the edge of the city. Based at a decommissioned reservoir in Stoke Newington, ... More
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Iznik
London > Restaurants > Turkish restaurants
19 Highbury Park, Highbury, N5 | 1 minute from Blackwell's
This first-rate Turkish restaurant is brilliantly well-run - the elegant dining room, affable efficient service and imaculate presentation all add to the enjoyment of a meal ... More
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StringRay
London > Restaurants > Modern European restaurants
36 Highbury Park, N5 | 2 minutes from Blackwell's
Traditional 14" thin crust pizzas and an a la carte menu. Daily gourmet specials like the choice of freshly cooked fish or seafood, variety of meat and ... More
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The Highbury Barn
London > Restaurants > British restaurants
26 Highbury Park, N5 | 4 minutes from Blackwell's
The Highbury Barn is an iconic London pub presenting wonderful homemade British classics made with fresh, award-winning produce. A traditional neighbourhood pub, the menu reveals signature dishes ... More
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Near Blackwell's
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Jenius Social
London > Education > Cookery Courses
Unit 8 The Islington Studios, 6 Hornsey Road, N7 | 13 minutes from Blackwell's
Islington cafe-cum-deli Jenius Social isn't just a place to enjoy fine food and carefully sourced balsamic vinegar, artisan chocolates and cured meats. It's also a ... More
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Connexions Careers Centre
London > Education > Career Services
27B Dalston Lane, E8 | 22 minutes from Blackwell's
Connexions is a countrywide information and advisory service for 13-19 year olds and people with special learning needs or disabilities under 25. They offer an array ... More
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Ecole de Mime Corporel Dramatique
London > Education > Evening Classes
Unit 207, Belgravia Workshop, 157-163 Marlborough Road, N19 | 27 minutes from Blackwell's
Only the French could come up with an art form so bizarrely fascinating. Mime is as relaxing as Tai Chi, as healthy as yoga, and as ... More
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Blackwell's gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
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Newington Green
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Newington Green, N1 | 11 minutes from Blackwell's
Marking the border between Islington and Hackney, Newington Green is an area in north London named after the small green ... More
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Clissold Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Greenway Close, N4 | 15 minutes from Blackwell's
A pretty, local park, Clissold is more than worth a visit if you're in the north London area. Free from the crowds that often seep into ... More
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Rowans Tenpin Bowl
London > Leisure > Games
10 Stroud Green Road, N4 | 18 minutes from Blackwell's
If you fancy showing off your Ten-Pin Bowling skills, slip on those special shoes and slide on down to Rowans Bowl in the heart of Finsbury ... More
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The best pubs near London Blackwell's.
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The Alma
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
59 Newington Green Road, N1 | 10 minutes from Blackwell's
Movie themed pub in Islington offering Popcorn, Craft Beer (Bottled and Draft), fine wine, a very long list of Bourbon whiskeys, Thai Grill, Pop up Sunday ... More
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The Duchess of Kent
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
441 Liverpool Road, N7 | 13 minutes from Blackwell's
A well-stocked games cupboard, good gastropub food, a couple of open fires for warming up on chilly evenings, a number of outdoor benches for chilling out ... More
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Marquess Tavern
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
32 Canonbury Street, Islington, N1 | 13 minutes from Blackwell's
The Marquess Tavern opened May 2006 and has subsequently won a number of awards including Time Out Gastropub of the Year the very year it opened. ... More
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Blackwell's clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
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Pisco Embassy
London > Nightlife > Bars
176 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 16 minutes from Blackwell's
The 12 cocktails on the menu at Pisco Embassy all offer a twist on classics like the pisco sour. Drinks are expertly served by head bartender ... More
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Hoxley & Porter
London > Nightlife > Bars
153 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 17 minutes from Blackwell's
Let the train take you on an exotic night out without actually leaving Islington as you enter Hoxley & Porter, a bar and restaurant which has ... More
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The Nest
London > Nightlife > Bars
36 Stoke Newington Road, Dalston, N16 | 19 minutes from Blackwell's
Opened in 2010, The Nest has become one of London's top clubbing experiences, showcasing the best new dance music talent from around ... More
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Meeting venue hire near Blackwell's

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Blackwell's.
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Union Chapel
London > Business > Venue Hire
The Vestry, Union Chapel, Compton Avenue, N1 | 13 minutes from Blackwell's
... More
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Little Angel Theatre
London > Business > Venue Hire
14 Dagmar Passage off Cross Street, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 19 minutes from Blackwell's
A teeny, tiny and wonderful puppet theatre located in a hidden side road backing onto a green church yard ideal for spontaneous picnics with goodies from ... More
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Business Design Centre
London > Business > Venue Hire
52 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 24 minutes from Blackwell's
Exhibitors love this venue and it's easy to see why. The Business Design Centre in Islington is in a great location just one mile from The ... More

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