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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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Finchley Road Tube Station
 
1 minutes walk
 
Swiss Cottage Tube Station
 
7 minutes walk
 
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St John's Wood Masterpark
 
19 minutes walk
 
Lanark Road NCP
 
25 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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Holiday Inn Express London-Swiss Cottage
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £47  28% off
152-156 Finchley Road, NW3 | 2 minutes from Books etc
Located in Swiss cottage and just 1 minute walk from Finchley Road underground station, the Holiday Inn Express London - Swiss Cottage is a great budget ... More
 
 
 
Best Western Swiss Cottage Hotel
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £50  28% off
4 Adamson Road, Swiss Cottage, NW3 | 8 minutes from Books etc
The BEST WESTERN Swiss Cottage Hotel is ideally situated for business and leisure travellers, yet on a quiet street just two minutes from the tube station ... More
 
 
 
Best Western Maitrise Maida Vale Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £49  36% off
53-59 Kilburn High Road, NW6 | 17 minutes from Books etc
Located in North London, just a 2-minute walk from Kilburn Park Tube station, the Best Western Maitrise Maida Vale hotel offers value for money and 58 ... More
 
 
 
 
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WH Smith
London > Shopping > Books
Finchley Road Underground, NW3 | 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
 
 
 
Borders Books
London > Shopping > Books
Unit 5, Level 1, O2 Centre, 255 Finchley Road, NW3 | 1 minute from Books etc
American-owned bookshop chain and one of around 25 Borders shops in London alone from Brent Cross to Broadgate. Founders Tom and Louis Borders bought Books Etc ... More
 
 
 
H Karnac
London > Shopping > Books
118 Finchley Road, NW3 | 2 minutes from Books etc
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Homebase
London > Shopping > House and Garden
255 Finchley Road, NW3 | Same location as Books etc
A chain of DIY superstores. Homebase sells wood, fixtures and fittings, paints and tools. They also provide in-store wood cutting and paint mixing services.... More
 
 
 
Paperchase
London > Shopping > Gifts and Luxuries
O2 Centre, 255 Finchley Road, NW3 | Same location as Books etc
A chain specialising in greeting cards, gifts, wrapping paper and stationary. The range of cards is excellent and it does a good line in kitsch gifts ... More
 
 
 
Habitat
London > Shopping > House and Garden
o2 Centre, 255 Finchley Road, NW3 | 1 minute from Books etc
Habitat is a furniture shop which also sells kitchenware and decor items which puts the emphasis on simplicity, functionality, beauty and affordability. The brainchild of design guru ... More
 
 
 
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Tall Tales: Women Artists' Playful Exploration Of The Human Experience
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 14th April to 29th May 2016 - 12noon-5pm
Freud Museum, 20 Maresfield Gardens, NW3 | 4 minutes from Books etc
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Franciszka And Stefan Themerson: Books, Camera, Ubu
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 24th March to 5th June 2016 - 10am-6pm
Camden Arts Centre, Arkwright Road, NW3 | 6 minutes from Books etc
Experimental film and animation, concrete poetry, satirical drawing and comic strips exploring themes of ethics, language, freedom, conformism, dignity and the human condition from the pioneers ...More
 
 
 
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Karl Holmqvist: Read Dear
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 24th March to 5th June 2016 - Various Times
Camden Arts Centre, Arkwright Road, NW3 | 6 minutes from Books etc
A contemporary and highly-original exhibition from the Swedish artist, displaying a diverse range mediums including digitally printed canvases, graffiti and poetry....More
 
 
 
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Finchley Road Vue (O2 Centre)
London > Entertainment > Cinemas
241-279 02 Centre, Finchley Road, Finchley, NW3 | 1 minute from Books etc
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JW3
London > Entertainment > Arts Centres
Finchley Road, NW3 | 6 minutes from Books etc
JW3 is a Jewish arts, culture and community centre with a kosher restaurant, cafe and bar overlooking Finchley Road in northwest London. Opened in 2013, and ... More
 
 
 
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Freud Museum
London > Attractions > Museums
20 Maresfield Gardens, NW3 | 4 minutes from Books etc
Sigmund Freud's family home in Hampstead has been turned into a fascinating museum which features the psychoanalytic couch on which Freud's patients would recline while being treated ... More
 
 
 
Camden Arts Centre
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
Arkwright Road, NW3 | 6 minutes from Books etc
The Camden Arts Centre has become a prime location for top class arts exhibitions thanks to a radical renovation in 2007. The design, by Tony Fretton ... More
 
 
 
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Pizza Express
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
227 Finchley Road, NW3 | 1 minute from Books etc
Pizza Express has become something of a London institution. Serving consistently excellent Italian pizzas quickly in pleasant unfussy surroundings, this is always a convenient and acceptable ... More
 
 
 
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Zizzi - Finchley Road O2 Centre
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
Unit 10, The O2 Centre, NW3 | 1 minute from Books etc
Italian Cuisine... More
 
 
 
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Nando's
London > Restaurants > South American restaurants
255 Finchley Road, NW3 | 3 minutes from Books etc
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British College of Naturopathy & Osteopathy Clinic
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
Fraser House, 6 Netherhall Gardens, NW3 | 2 minutes from Books etc
Osteopathy ... More
 
 
 
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Tang Long
London > Leisure > Martial Arts
17 Rosemont Road, NW3 | 3 minutes from Books etc
Located in North West London, Tang Long is a martial arts school run by Shaolin Master Shifu Heng Wei. The school has been running for more ... More
 
 
 
Body Control Studio
London > Leisure > Fitness
15 Belsize Road, Kilburn, London NW6 | 6 minutes from Books etc
Pilates ... More
 
 
 
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The Flask
London > Nightlife > Pubs
14 Flask Walk, NW3 | 13 minutes from Books etc
The historic Flask pub in Hampstead used to be called the Thatched House at the beginning of the 18th century when Hampstead was a rural village ... More
 
 
 
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The Holly Bush
London > Nightlife > Pubs
22 Holly Mount, Hampstead, NW3 | 14 minutes from Books etc
The Holly Bush is the quintessential London pub. Built in 1643 it has changed little over the centuries. Hidden in the attractive back alleys of ... More
 
 
 
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The Wells Tavern
London > Nightlife > Pubs
30 Well Walk, NW3 | 17 minutes from Books etc
Take an elegant, Georgian building on a side street in Hampstead - a sauntering five minutes walk away from the heath - add a chilled-out pub ... More
 
 
 
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Cube Bar
London > Nightlife > Bars
135 Finchley Road, NW3 | 6 minutes from Books etc
Bar ... More
 
 
 
The Elbow Room
London > Nightlife > Bars
135 Finchley Road, NW3 | 6 minutes from Books etc
Bar ... More
 
 
 
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Express by Holiday Inn London Swiss Cottage
London > Business > Venue Hire
152-156 Finchley Road, Swiss Cottage, NW3 | 2 minutes from Books etc
Swiss Cottage is an ideal place to stay if you want a peaceful spot that's still close to the centre of town. With attractions like London ... More
 
 
 
Quality Hotel Hampstead
London > Business > Venue Hire
5 Frognal, Finchley, NW3 | 4 minutes from Books etc
This homely hotel feels at ease in this attractive area of South Hampstead with plenty of restaurants and bars close by. The friendly, helpful staff complement ... More
 
 
 
Southwell House Conference Centre
London > Business > Venue Hire
39 Fitzjohns Avenue, NW3 | 5 minutes from Books etc
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