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Victoria Tube Station
 
3 minutes walk
 
Sloane Square Tube Station
 
9 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Victoria Railway Station
 
1 minutes walk
 
Charing Cross Railway Station
 
25 minutes walk
 
 
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Semley Place NCP
 
5 minutes walk
 
Pimlico Masterpark
 
7 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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The Grosvenor Hotel London
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £77  31% off
101 Buckingham Palace Road, SW1W | 1 minute from Books etc
With well appointed bedrooms including suites, the Grosvenor hotel offers a traditional atmosphere with friendly, attentive service. A multi-million pound refurbishment has recently restored this hotel ... More
 
 
 
Comfort Inn London Victoria
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £74  34% off
18-24 Belgrave Road, SW1V | 2 minutes from Books etc
A good, central budget hotel in Victoria with the nearby train, tube and coach stations providing good transport links within the city and beyond - the ... More
 
 
 
DoubleTree by Hilton London - Victoria
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £81  35% off
2 Bridge Place, SW1V | 2 minutes from Books etc
Stay at the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel London - Victoria (formerly Hesperia Victoria) and you'll be conveniently located opposite Victoria Station, giving you easy and immediate ... More
 
 
 
 
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WH Smith
London > Shopping > Books
Victoria Island Station, Victoria, London SW1V | 1 minute from Books etc
A branch of Smiths is a fixture of practically every high street up and down the country. The chain sells stationery, magazines, books, greeting cards, gifts, ... More
 
 
 
WH Smith
London > Shopping > Books
Victoria East Station, Victoria, London SW1V | 1 minute from Books etc
A branch of Smiths is a fixture of practically every high street up and down the country. The chain sells stationery, magazines, books, greeting cards, gifts, ... More
 
 
 
Kall-Kwik
London > Shopping > Books
266 Vauxhall Bridge Road, Victoria, London SW1V | 4 minutes from Books etc
A large chain of copy and print shops. Provides the usual range of print, copy and design services. ... More
 
 
 
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The best shops and markets near Books etc
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Dominique Ansel Bakery
London > Shopping > Delicatessens
17-21 Elizabeth Street, SW1W | 4 minutes from Books etc
Dominique Ansel, the chef and owner of Dominique Ansel Bakery in New York and Japan, the man who famously invented The Cronut - he owns ... More
 
 
 
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Erickson Beamon
London > Shopping > Jewellery
38 Elizabeth Street, Victoria, London SW1W | 4 minutes from Books etc
Beamon is an inspired designer who offers subtly pretty and fabulously stylish jewellery, eyecatching but not overpowering. The company is much lauded for its work with ... More
 
 
 
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Poilane
London > Shopping > Delicatessens
46 Elizabeth Street, Victoria, London SW1W | 4 minutes from Books etc
Superb French bakery which dates back to 1832 when Lionel Poilane, a young baker from Normandy, came to Paris to open his first shop. His mission ... More
 
 
 
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Wicked
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 1st August - 29th April 2017
Books etc, 17 Wilton Road, Victoria, London SW1V | 3 minutes from Books etc
Prepare to see Glinda the Good Witch and the Wicked Witch of the West in a whole new light after going to see Wicked, currently showing ...More
 
 
 
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Rent
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 8th December 2016 to 28th January 2017
Books etc, 12 Palace Street, SW1E | 6 minutes from Books etc
The St James Theatre celebrates the 20th anniversary of Rent in 2016 with a strictly limited season of the legendary, multi award-winning musical. The recipient of ...More
 
 
 
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The Pianist Of Willesden Lane
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 7th September to 22nd October 2016 - Various Times
Books etc, 12 Palace Street, SW1E | 6 minutes from Books etc
Based on the book The Children Of Willesden Lane: Beyond The Kindertransport: A Memoir Of Music, Love And Survival, this Vienna-set drama adapted and directed by ...More
 
 
 
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Near Books etc
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The Boisdale Jazz & Cigar Club
London > Entertainment > Jazz Clubs
15 Eccleston Street, Belgravia, Victoria, London SW1W | 2 minutes from Books etc
A tartan clad jazz, cigar and supper club, Boisdale of Belgravia has an the old fashioned charm of a gentlemen's club. Situated in an elegant Regency ... More
 
 
 
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Victoria Palace Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Victoria Street, Victoria, London SW1E | 4 minutes from Books etc
The exterior of the Victoria Palace is among the most impressive of any theatre in London. Before the advent of air travel, the giant arch, dome ... More
 
 
 
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Westminster Cathedral
London > Entertainment > Classical Music
42 Francis Street, Westminster, London SW1P | 6 minutes from Books etc
Neo-Byzantine Roman Catholic church. London’s only example of neo-Byzantine architecture and principal Roman Catholic Church, offers a magnificent campanile that emerges 274 feet into the sky. While ... More
 
 
 
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The best museums, galleries, attractions near Books etc
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Edel Assanti
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
74a Newman Street, Victoria, London W1T | 4 minutes from Books etc
Charlie Fellowes and Jeremy Epstein's Edel Assanti Gallery has evolved since it was first set up in 2009, from a pop-up initiative to a project space ... More
 
 
 
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Nova Victoria
London > Attractions > Sights
Buckingham Palace Road, SW1W | 4 minutes from Books etc
An architecturally striking development opposite Victoria mainline railway station , Nova Victoria is an ultra ... More
 
 
 
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St Peter's Church, Eaton Square
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
119 Eaton Square, Belgravia, London SW1W | 6 minutes from Books etc
St Peter's was built by Hakewill in 1827 and later enlarged by Blomfield in 1875. Rebuilt and opened in 1992, following a fire in 1987, it ... More
 
 
 
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Cafe Rouge (Victoria)
London > Restaurants > French restaurants
Victoria Place Shopping Centre, Buckingham Palace Road, Victoria, London SW1W9SJ | 1 minute from Books etc
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Ed's Easy Diner
London > Restaurants > American restaurants
Victoria Place Shopping Centre, 115 Buckingham Palace Road, Victoria, London SW1W | Same location as Books etc
Based on the traditional American diner, Ed's Easy Diner transports visitors to the States circa 1950 with a diner filled with chrome fittings, neon signs, and ... More
 
 
 
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Grand Imperial
London > Restaurants > Chinese restaurants
101 Buckingham Palace Road, Victoria, London SW1W | 1 minute from Books etc
Located in the shadow of Victoria Railway Station, this appealing Chinese restaurant - which opened in December 2010 - aims to live up to its majestic ... More
 
 
 
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Live Music Now
London > Education > Arts and Drama
4 Lower Belgrave Street, Victoria, London SW1W | 3 minutes from Books etc
Social and educational initiative to promote live music. They take performances all over the UK.... More
 
 
 
Eurocentre, Victoria
London > Education > English Language Courses
56 Ecclestone Square, Victoria, London SW1V | 4 minutes from Books etc
£200-£500pw. Less than 8 per class. Wide variety of courses offered.... More
 
 
 
Instituto Cervantes
London > Education > Language Courses
102 Eaton Square, Belgravia, London SW1W | 6 minutes from Books etc
The Instituto is the official Spanish Government Cultural Centre. The London branch is one of forty that make up the largest Spanish teaching organisation in the ... More
 
 
 
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Frame Victoria
London > Leisure >
129 Wilton Road, SW1V | 3 minutes from Books etc
Putting the fun into fitness, Frame doesn't do pounding the treadmill. Instead of the (guilt-inducing, unused) monthly gym membership, Frame has a drop-in, ... More
 
 
 
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Big Bus Company
London > Leisure > Sightseeing Tours
48 Buckingham Palace Road, Victoria, London SW1W | 3 minutes from Books etc
The Big Bus Company tour takes you to all of London's famous landmarks and reveals the capital's colourful 2,000-year history. The tour offers you a choice ... More
 
 
 
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Argonauts
London > Leisure > Extreme Sports
Queen Mother Sports Centre, Vauxhall Bridge Road, Victoria, London SW1V | 4 minutes from Books etc
This friendly, professional diving club based in Central London has been running for 30 years, and is now based at the Queen Mother Sports centre which ... More
 
 
 
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The best pubs near London Books etc.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Greenwood
London > Nightlife > Pubs
Buckingham Palace Road, SW1W | 4 minutes from Books etc
A large two floor pub within the Nova Victoria development, Greenwood offers so much more than just beer. As well as a large central bar and ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Ebury
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
11 Pimlico Road, Pimlico, London SW1W | 7 minutes from Books etc
The Ebury closed on 5th November 2012. When The Ebury first opened up in what was a neglected corner of Pimlico, replacing a grungy old man ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Orange Public House & Hotel
London > Nightlife > Pubs
37 Pimlico Road, Belgravia, London SW1W | 8 minutes from Books etc
The Orange Public House and Hotel on Pimlico Road has been lovingly restored to its former glory by the team behind The Thomas Cubitt and The ... More
 
 
 
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The Qube Project
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
Terminus Place, Victoria, London SW1V | 3 minutes from Books etc
... More
 
 
 
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The Qube Project
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
191 Victoria Street, Victoria, London SW1E | 3 minutes from Books etc
Promising to "submerge party-goers into a cornucopia of pleasure" The Qube Project basement club opened in Victoria in October 2014 with music from some of Europe's ... More
 
 
 
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The Goring Bar and Lounge
London > Nightlife > Bars
15 Beeston Place, Victoria, London SW1W | 4 minutes from Books etc
With deep red walls, a carpeted floor, leather chairs and a roaring log fire, The Goring Bar and Lounge is the epitome of opulence. Run by ... More
 
 
 
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Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Books etc.
Abbey Business Centre - Victoria
London > Business > Venue Hire
111 Buckingham Palace Road, Victoria, London SW1W | 1 minute from Books etc
... More
 
 
 
Boisdale of Belgravia
London > Business > Venue Hire
15 Eccleston Street, Belgravia, Victoria, London SW1W | 2 minutes from Books etc
... More
 
 
 
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Thomas Cubitt
London > Business > Venue Hire
44 Elizabeth St, Belgravia, Victoria, London SW1W | 4 minutes from Books etc
... More
 
 
 
 

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1984
Theatre | Until 29th October 2016 

Playhouse Theatre 8 minutes walk from Books Etc

Headlong's highly acclaimed adaptation of George Orwell's famously chilling novel, highlighting the detrimental effects of surveillance, identity and control in ...More

Vanities - The Musical
Theatre | Until 1st October 2016 

Trafalgar Studios 9 minutes walk from Books Etc

Lauren Samuels, Ashleigh Gray and Lizzy Connolly star in the European premiere staging of the 1960s-set musical with a book ...More

Nicole Farhi: The Human Hand
Exhibitions | Until 30th September 2016 

Bowman Sculpture 14 minutes walk from Books Etc

An introspective series of sculpted hands inspired by Auguste Rodin's intense study of the hand's expressive qualities, focusing on subjects ...More

Undercover: Life In Churchill's Bunker
Exhibitions | Until 31st December 2016 

Churchill War Rooms 15 minutes walk from Books Etc

Photographs, documents and artefacts exploring the personal accounts of the people who worked at the Cabinet War Rooms during the ...More

Paperwork: Art Exhibition
Exhibitions | Until 30th September 2016 

The Supreme Court 17 minutes walk from Books Etc

An exhibition of artwork playing a vital role in the rehabilitative journey of offenders is on display at the country's ...More

Helaine Blumenfeld: Hard Beauty
Helaine Blumenfeld: Hard Beauty
Exhibitions | Until 27th November 2016 

Hignell Gallery 21 minutes walk from Books Etc

Hignell Gallery's new exhibition, Hard Beauty, presents a personal portrait of the career of sculptor Helaine Blumenfeld OBE. Curated by ...More

 
Helaine Blumenfeld OBE: Hard Beauty
Exhibitions | Until 27th November 2016 

Hignell Gallery 21 minutes walk from Books Etc

An exhibition which presents a personal portrait of the sculptor's career. It features new pieces in bronze, marble and terracotta ...More

Exclusive Evening Tour
Tours | Until 1st October 2016 

Buckingham Palace 22 minutes walk from Books Etc

Tour the State Rooms with an expert guide....More

Maria Merians Butterflies
Maria Merians Butterflies
Exhibitions | Until 9th October 2016 

The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace 22 minutes walk from Books Etc

This exhibition tells the story of Maria Sibylla Merian, "one of the world's most talented scientific illustrators" (The ...More

 
Scottish Artists 1750-1900: From Caledonia to the Continent
Scottish Artists 1750-1900: From Caledonia to the Continent
Exhibitions | Until 9th October 2016 

The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace 22 minutes walk from Books Etc

The Queen has one of the finest collections of Scottish art in the world and Scottish Artists 1750 ...More

 
 
 
 
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