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A fine chain of bookshops, usually occupying smaller premises than Waterstones. Regularly has impressive reductions on new titles, and carries a fairly broad stock.

 

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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Bayswater Underground Station
 
3 minutes walk
 
Queensway Tube Station
 
6 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
 
Queen's Park Overground Station
 
30 minutes walk
 
 
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Car Parks

 
Bayswater Road NCP
 
3 minutes walk
 
Arthur Court NCP
 
3 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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    Berjaya Eden Park London Hotel
    London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £38  25% off
    35-39 Inverness Terrace, W2 | 4 minutes from Books etc
    A relaxing spot in the heart of the busy city, the Berjaya Eden Park Hotel offers contemporary elegance in a welcoming and peaceful environment. Built way ... More
     
     
     
    Blakemore Hyde Park Hotel
    London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £62  37% off
    30 Leinster Gardens, W2 | 4 minutes from Books etc
    Refurbished in 2012, the Blakemore is a great option for business or leisure trips. It is in an ideal location near to fantastic shopping on ... More
     
     
     
    The Caesar Hotel London
    London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £56  32% off
    26-33 Queens Gardens., W2 | 5 minutes from Books etc
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    Books for Cooks
    London > Shopping > Books
    4 Blenheim Crescent, Notting Hill, London W11 | 14 minutes from Books etc
    This shop for cookery book fanatics was once managed by Clarissa Dickson-Wright. The mouth-watering smells that spring from this traditional place are thanks to the kitchen/coffee ... More
     
     
     
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    Lutyens & Rubinstein
    London > Shopping > Books
    21 Kensington Park Road, Notting Hill, London W11 | 14 minutes from Books etc
    This independent Notting Hill book shop is run by renowned book agents Sarah Lutyens and Felicity Rubinstein and runs in parallel with their literary agency. Opened ... More
     
     
     
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    Daunt Books Holland Park
    London > Shopping > Books
    112-114 Holland Park Avenue, Holland Park, London W11 | 19 minutes from Books etc
    This is a sister shop to the delightful Daunt Books situated in Marylebone High Street, London, an original Edwardian bookshop with long oak galleries and wonderful ... More
     
     
     
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    London > Shopping > Hair and Grooming
    62 Westbourne Grove Road, Bayswater, London W2 | 3 minutes from Books etc
    This excellent hair and beauty clinic on the Westbourne Grove Road offers the full range of cutting, styling and beauty treatments. Gina Conway is an American ... More
     
     
     
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    L'Artisan du Chocolat
    London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
    81 Westbourne Grove, Bayswater, London W2 | 3 minutes from Books etc
    Ever tried lapsang souchong flavoured chocolate? How about Sichuan pepper or red wine and tobacco? If not, you probably haven't yet visited L'Artisan du Chocolat, an ... More
     
     
     
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    The Porchester Spa
    London > Shopping > Health and Beauty
    The Porchester Centre, Bayswater, London W2 | 4 minutes from Books etc
    Original Art Deco spa and treatment centre. A decidedly more relaxing London experience, Porchester Spa isn’t a homogenous treatment centre that could be located anywhere in the ... More
     
     
     
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    Odeon Whiteleys - The Lounge, Whiteleys Of Bayswater, Queensway, Bayswater, W2 | 1 minute from Books etc
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    Odeon Whiteleys - The Lounge, Whiteleys Of Bayswater, Queensway, Bayswater, W2 | 1 minute from Books etc
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    Notting Hill Arts Club, 221 Notting Hill Gate, W11 | 9 minutes from Books etc
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    The Idler Academy
    London > Entertainment >
    81 Westbourne Park Road, Bayswater, London W2 | 8 minutes from Books etc
    If you like your coffee with a strong shot of philosophy, The Idler Academy is the place for you. This cafe-cum-centre of learning was set up ... More
     
     
     
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    Gate Theatre
    London > Entertainment > Theatres
    11 Pembridge Road, Notting Hill, London W11 | 10 minutes from Books etc
    With an average audience capacity of 70, the Gate has been presenting first class fringe theatre for over 30 years and continues to do so, making ... More
     
     
     
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    The Tabernacle Arts Centre
    London > Entertainment > Live Music
    Powis Square, Notting Hill, London W11 | 11 minutes from Books etc
    This refurbished Victorian church has been converted into a multi-functional venue for arts and exhibitions. Facilities include a dance studio, theatre-style performance space, soundproofed production studio ... More
     
     
     
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    Art Work Space: The Hempel Hotel
    London > Attractions > Art Galleries
    31-35 Craven Hill Gardens, Paddington, London W2 | 6 minutes from Books etc
    Art Work Space is an independent art gallery on the lower ground floor of The Hempel hotel, showcasing emerging artists working in a variety of media ... More
     
     
     
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    Diana, Princess Of Wales Memorial Playground
    London > Attractions > Attractions for Kids
    Nr Black Lion Gate Broad Walk, Kensington Gardens, Hyde Park, London W2 | 6 minutes from Books etc
    This truly magical place is a kiddie's wonderland and the ideal jaunt for family fun. The focal point of the commemorative Diana, Princess of Wales Memorial ... More
     
     
     
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    Jason's Canal Boat Trip
    London > Attractions > Boats
    Jason's Wharf, Opposite 60 Blomfield Road, Little Venice, London W9 | 10 minutes from Books etc
    Jason's Trip takes passengers on a boat ride along the Regent's Canal, starting from Little Venice and heading all the way across North West London to ... More
     
     
     
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    London > Restaurants > Japanese restaurants
    Whiteleys Shopping Centre, Bayswater, London W2 | 1 minute from Books etc
    For anyone who needs a fast, healthy lunch Yo! Sushi is the place to go. Its conveyor belt service means you've always got plenty of choice, ... More
     
     
     
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    Tiroler Hut
    London > Restaurants > Central European restaurants
    27 Westbourne Grove, Bayswater, London W2 | 1 minute from Books etc
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    London > Restaurants > Thai restaurants
    3 Westbourne Grove, Bayswater, London W2 | 1 minute from Books etc
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    London > Education > Evening Classes
    23 Kensington Square, Kensington, London W8 | 20 minutes from Books etc
    Evening and weekend classes in life drawing and painting, taught by tutors from the Slade School of Fine Art and the Royal Society of British Sculptors. ... More
     
     
     
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    London > Education > Evening Classes
    165 Queen's Gate, South Kensington, South Kensington, London SW7 | 25 minutes from Books etc
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    London > Education > English Language Courses
    47 Shepherd's Bush Green, W12 | 32 minutes from Books etc
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    Whiteleys, 6 Porchester Gardens, Bayswater, Bayswater, London W2 | 1 minute from Books etc
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    127-131 Westbourne Grove, Bayswater, London W2 | 5 minutes from Books etc
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    London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
    2A Bridstow Place, Notting Hill, London W2 | 6 minutes from Books etc
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    London > Restaurants > Gastropub
    80 Chepstow Road, Notting Hill, London W2 | 6 minutes from Books etc
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    London > Restaurants > Gastropub
    89 Westbourne Park Road, Bayswater, London W2 | 8 minutes from Books etc
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    71 Palace Garden Terrace, Kensington, London W8 | 10 minutes from Books etc
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    Westbourne House
    London > Nightlife > Bars
    65 Westbourne Grove, Bayswater, London W2 | 3 minutes from Books etc
    Boasting an elegant design, this large venue is a popular place for perusing the long and imaginative cocktail list. Westbourne House is more of a bar ... More
     
     
     
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    Notting Hill Arts Club
    London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
    221 Notting Hill Gate, Notting Hill, London W11 | 9 minutes from Books etc
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    London > Nightlife > Bars
    171 Portobello Road, Notting Hill, London W11 | 12 minutes from Books etc
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    London > Business > Venue Hire
    Kensington Gardens, Kensington, London W8 | 13 minutes from Books etc
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    London > Business > Venue Hire
    191 Portobello Road, Notting Hill, Notting Hill, London W11 | 14 minutes from Books etc
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    London > Business > Venue Hire
    Hornton Street, Kensington, London W8 | 18 minutes from Books etc
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    Lisson Gallery 19 minutes walk from Books Etc

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