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Sotheby'sFounded in 1774, Sotheby's is the world’s oldest art auction house. Sales today command record sums for items. Notable sales range from 'Danseuse au Repos' (Degas’ pastel of a ballet dancer) which set the world record for an artist at auction with a price of £17,601,500 ($27,930,020), to John Lennon’s Gallotone ‘Champion’ acoustic guitar which sold for £155,500 ($251,700) at a Rock'n'Roll memorabilia sale. Do bear in mind however that over 80% of the lots sell for under £3000 so even if you just go to watch, it's easy to get caught up in the bidding and overspend.

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Westbury Mayfair Hotel London
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel † from £129† 28% off
37 Conduit Street, W1S | 1 minute from Sotheby's
Flanked by Armani and Tiffany's this sumptuous hotel is located on one of the most exclusive streets in London. A place of serenity in the midst ... More
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London > Apartment > Apartment † from £171† 24% off
5 Maddox Street, W1S | 3 minutes from Sotheby's
Edgy, urban and very hip, these distinguished apartments are a shopper's seventh heaven. Located near Regents Street, Maddox Street is a stylish sanctuary of tranquility offering ... More
Holiday Inn London Mayfair
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel † from £115† 38% off
3 Berkeley Street, W1J | 4 minutes from Sotheby's
Just to the West of theatreland, Mayfair is one of the most exclusive places to live in the world, full of stunning architecture and right next ... More
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Pendulum of Mayfair
London > Shopping > Antiques
51 Maddox Street, Mayfair, London W1S | 1 minute from Sotheby's
Family shop specialising in hand-made pendulum clocks of distinction. Mr Roy Clements and his sons have been in the clock trade since 1953, and this is ... More
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Grays Antiques
London > Shopping > Antiques
1-7 Davies Mews, Mayfair, London W1K | 4 minutes from Sotheby's
Gray's is known for antique jewellery, with many specialist dealers. Also on offer are glass, ceramics and prints. It's certainly worth a browse. Alongside pretty lace ... More
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London > Shopping > Antiques
Lower Gallery, Grays Antique Market, South Molton Lane, Mayfair, London W1K | 4 minutes from Sotheby's
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Sotheby's
London > Shopping > Arts and Crafts
34-35 New Bond Street, Fitzrovia, London W1K | 1 minute from Sotheby's
Founded in 1774, Sotheby's is the world’s oldest art auction house. Sales today command record sums for items. Notable sales range from 'Danseuse au Repos' ... More
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Smythson
London > Shopping > Gifts and Luxuries
40 New Bond Street, Mayfair, London W1S | 1 minute from Sotheby's
Historic, high-end stationers with four Royal Warrants. Grace Kelly, Queen Victoria and Madonna have all visited this traditional, British stationary store, first opened in 1887. Four royal ... More
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Delvaux
London > Shopping > Clothing
36 New Bond Street, Mayfair, London W1S | 1 minute from Sotheby's
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London > Events > Exhibitions †Dates: 25th May to 30th July 2016 - 10am-6pm
Victoria Miro Mayfair, 14 St George Street, W1S | 1 minute from Sotheby's
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Antony Gormley: CAST
London > Events > Exhibitions †Dates: 13th May to 30th July 2016 - Various Times
Alan Cristea Gallery, 31 Cork Street, W1S | 2 minutes from Sotheby's
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London > Events > Theatre †Dates: 9th December 2016 to 15th January 2017
London Palladium, 8 Argyll Street, W1F | 5 minutes from Sotheby's
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St George's Church, Hanover Square
London > Entertainment > Classical Music
St George Street, Hanover Square, Mayfair, London W1S | 1 minute from Sotheby's
St George's was finished in 1724 at a cost of £10,000, part of the great church-building programme of Queen Anne. It's a classic piece of Queen ... More
17 Bruton Street
London > Entertainment >
17 Bruton Street, Mayfair, London W1J | 2 minutes from Sotheby's
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London Palladium
London > Entertainment > Theatres
8 Argyll Street, Soho, London W1F | 5 minutes from Sotheby's
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Halcyon Gallery
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
144-146 New Bond Street, W1S | 1 minute from Sotheby's
One of the largest and most spectacular gallery spaces in London, Halcyon Gallery's magnificent flagship gallery at 144-146 New Bond Street is a five-storey, 12,000 square ... More
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Victoria Miro Mayfair
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
14 St George Street, Mayfair, London W1S | 1 minute from Sotheby's
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Alan Cristea Gallery
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
31 Cork Street, Mayfair, London W1S | 2 minutes from Sotheby's
Alan Cristea Gallery is the largest publisher and dealer of artists' prints and editions in Europe. Set up by Alan Cristea, who brings with him twenty ... More
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Sotheby's Cafe
London > Restaurants > Afternoon Tea
34 Bond Street, Fitzrovia, London W1A2AA | 1 minute from Sotheby's
Relax in the sumptous surroundings of the world’s most famous auction house and enjoy good food in a sophisticated setting. The Afternoon Tea menu offers house-blended ... More
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Browns Restaurant & Bar
London > Restaurants > Brasseries
47 Maddox Street, Mayfair, London W1S | 1 minute from Sotheby's
Brasserie ... More
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Wild Honey
London > Restaurants > Modern European restaurants
12 St George Street, Mayfair, Mayfair, London W1S | 1 minute from Sotheby's
Tables are hard to come by at Anthony Demetre's Michelin-starred contemporary restaurant, and it's easy to see why. In the reliable hands of head chef Colin ... More
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Regent Academy of Fine Arts
London > Education > Arts and Drama
153 Regent Street, Mayfair, London W1B | 3 minutes from Sotheby's
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London > Education > English Language Courses
59 South Molton Street, Mayfair, London W1K | 4 minutes from Sotheby's
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L'Atelier des Chefs
London > Education > Adult Education
19 Wigmore Street, Marylebone, London W1U | 7 minutes from Sotheby's
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The House of Elemis
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
2 Lancashire Court, Mayfair, London W1S | 2 minutes from Sotheby's
Following a major redesign, the Elemis flagship spa in Mayfair re-launched as the House of Elemis in 2015. More than just a spa, it's 'a couture ... More
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Nyumba
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
6-7 Mount Street, Mayfair, London W1K | 3 minutes from Sotheby's
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Claridge's Health Club & Spa
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
49 Brook Street, Mayfair, London W1K | 3 minutes from Sotheby's
Found on the top floor of Claridge's, the Health Club & Spa provides the chance to enjoy relaxing treatments while looking across London. In the spa, ... More
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The Only Running Footman
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
5 Charles Street, Mayfair, London W1J | 5 minutes from Sotheby's
One of two venues belonging to The Meredith Group who also run The Portman in Portman Village, The Only Running Footman is a popular pub, restaurant ... More
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Punch Bowl
London > Nightlife > Pubs
41 Farm Street, Mayfair, London W1J | 6 minutes from Sotheby's
Famous for its famous owner, the Punch Bowl became a celebrity hang-out when Guy Ritchie split up with Madonna. The director of 'Lock, Stock & Two ... More
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Ye Grapes
London > Nightlife > Pubs
16 Shepherd Market, Mayfair, London W1J | 7 minutes from Sotheby's
Built in 1882 this gorgeous Victorian pub could be the perfect spot for a night out, if you can find it, that is. Very close to ... More
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No. 41
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
41 Conduit Street, Mayfair, London W1S | 1 minute from Sotheby's
No. 41 located at 41 Conduit Street in the heart of Mayfair is a stylish nightclub offering opulent furnishings and a luxurious setting. Innovative cocktails and ... More
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Sketch - The Parlour and Bar
London > Nightlife > Bars
9 Conduit Street, Mayfair, London W1S | 2 minutes from Sotheby's
Dazzling and design are the main buzz words here. Laid out over two floors, on the former site of the Royal Institute of British Architects, the ... More
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Mr Fogg's
London > Nightlife > Bars
15 Bruton Lane, Mayfair, London W1J | 3 minutes from Sotheby's
Modelled on the very home that Jules Verne's eccentric Mr Phileas Fogg would have come home to after travelling the world in 80 days, ... More
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Claridge's
London > Business > Venue Hire
Brook Street, Mayfair, Mayfair, London W1K | 3 minutes from Sotheby's
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Royal Academy of Arts
London > Business > Venue Hire
Burlington House, Piccadilly, Mayfair, London W1J | 5 minutes from Sotheby's
Lord Burlington's spectacular London palace is home to the Royal Academy of Arts, a set of galleries that houses the country's premier art school and a ... More
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Dover Street Restaurant and Bar
London > Business > Venue Hire
8-10 Dover Street, Mayfair, Mayfair, London W1S | 5 minutes from Sotheby's
This long established night spot in Mayfair's Dover Street has been providing Londoners with a sophisticated setting to enjoy food, drink and live entertainment for 30 ... More

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