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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
 
 
Car Parks

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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 £33  21% 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 £49  26% 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  40% off
26-33 Queens Gardens., W2 | 5 minutes from Books etc
This designer hotel offers guests the ultimate in style and comfort. Bedrooms are beautifully decorated with modern furniture and bright fresh colours. Enjoy the tranquillity of ... More
 
 
 
 
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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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Gina Conway Aveda Lifestyle Salon
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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Salon Contemporary, 82 Westbourne Grove, W2 | 4 minutes from Books etc
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London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 29th, 30th and 31st January 2015 - 7pm-7.30pm
Canal Cafe Theatre, Bridge House Pub, Delamere Terrace, W2 | 9 minutes from Books etc
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Chronicles Of Kalki
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: Wednesday 28th January 2015 - 3pm
Gate Theatre, 11 Pembridge Road, Notting Hill, London W11 | 10 minutes from Books etc
Aditi Brennan Kapil's extraordinary play, part film noir, part graphic novel will receive its European Premiere under the direction of JMK Award winner Alex Brown....More
 
 
 
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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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The best museums, galleries, attractions near Books etc
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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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What are the best dining options near Books etc London?
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Yo! Sushi
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
Austrian-themed family restaurant with in-house traditional entertainment and costumed staff. Yodelling, accordion playing, glockenspiel banging and a toe-tapping show involving traditional Tirolean cow bells are the side ... More
 
 
 
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Tawana
London > Restaurants > Thai restaurants
3 Westbourne Grove, Bayswater, London W2 | 1 minute from Books etc
Thai cuisine. ... More
 
 
 
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Education near Books etc

Near Books etc
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The London School of Painting and Drawing
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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Dana Centre
London > Education > Evening Classes
165 Queen's Gate, South Kensington, South Kensington, London SW7 | 25 minutes from Books etc
There are plenty of initiatives trying to get kids involved in science, but the Dana Centre, an extension of the Science Museum, is the first one ... More
 
 
 
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King Street College
London > Education > English Language Courses
47 Shepherd's Bush Green, W12 | 32 minutes from Books etc
This school teaches about 800 students from 40 different countries, offering general and exam focused English language courses for adults. Students prepare for the Cambridge exams and ... More
 
 
 
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Books etc gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
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All Star Lanes, Bayswater
London > Leisure > Activities
Whiteleys, 6 Porchester Gardens, Bayswater, Bayswater, London W2 | 1 minute from Books etc
A Vogue shoot with hot model Daisy Lowe just goes to show the height of hip that All Star Lanes has reached. This fun bowling alley ... More
 
 
 
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Space NK
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
127-131 Westbourne Grove, Bayswater, London W2 | 5 minutes from Books etc
This spacious Westbourne Grove branch of beauty emporium Space NK is one of only two London stores to offer treatments at the luxurious Spa.NK. The shop, ... More
 
 
 
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Float
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
2A Bridstow Place, Notting Hill, London W2 | 6 minutes from Books etc
As Londoners struggle to relax in this bustling behemoth of a city, people seem to keep on finding new, bizarre ways to chill out. Float offers ... More
 
 
 
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The best pubs near London Books etc.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Prince Bonaparte
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
80 Chepstow Road, Notting Hill, London W2 | 6 minutes from Books etc
Situated in the heart of London's trendy Notting Hill area, The Prince Bonaparte gastropub offers a warm atmosphere that most other pubs simply cannot. The warmth ... More
 
 
 
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The Cow
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
89 Westbourne Park Road, Bayswater, London W2 | 8 minutes from Books etc
Sitting on top of a noisy, packed pub, this dining room serves excellent traditional British food at steep prices. The Cow is hugely popular with locals, ... More
 
 
 
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The Mall Tavern
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
71 Palace Garden Terrace, Kensington, London W8 | 10 minutes from Books etc
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Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
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
Pricey but always fun, this subterranean dive in the heart of trendy West London enjoys a steady crowd and on big nights it gets absolutely packed ... More
 
 
 
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Portobello Star
London > Nightlife > Bars
171 Portobello Road, Notting Hill, London W11 | 12 minutes from Books etc
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Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Books etc.
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Kensington Palace
London > Business > Venue Hire
Kensington Gardens, Kensington, London W8 | 13 minutes from Books etc
Conference facilities can accomodate for up to 1040 people.... More
 
 
 
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Electric Cinema
London > Business > Venue Hire
191 Portobello Road, Notting Hill, Notting Hill, London W11 | 14 minutes from Books etc
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Kensington Conference and Events Centre
London > Business > Venue Hire
Hornton Street, Kensington, London W8 | 18 minutes from Books etc
Kensington Conference and Events Centre, Just a two minutes walk from High Street Kensington Underground Station, Kensington Chelsea and Events Centre is a highly adaptable, purpose-designed ... More
 
 
 

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An exhibition of work by PhD candidates from the RCA, plus a photography workshop....More

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The exceptional jazz pianist performs works from his critically-acclaimed album, Songs From The Seven Hills....More

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The four-piece ensemble performs Haydn's String Quartet, Janacek's String Quartet No 1 'Kreutzer Sonata' and Beethoven's String Quartet No 3 ...More

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The principal trumpet with the Orchestra of La Monnaie leads an afternoon masterclass....More

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Exhibitions | On 30th January 2015 

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RCM performers work with International Chair of Viola Jennifer Stumm....More

 

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