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Hornton Street Car Park
 
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Royal Garden Hotel London
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £119  22% off
2-24 Kensington High Street, W8 | 5 minutes from The Lacquer Chest
The Royal Garden's main attraction is the view it offers over Hyde Park, towering as it does over the well-kept royal gardens of Kensington Palace. As ... More
 
 
 
Holiday Inn London - Kensington
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £63  37% off
Wrights Lane, W8 | 6 minutes from The Lacquer Chest
One of the biggest Holiday Inn hotels in Europe, the Holiday Inn London - Kensington was rebranded at the end of 2016 introducing a new open ... More
 
 
 
The Abbey Court Notting Hill
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £81  39% off
20 Pembridge Gardens, W2 | 7 minutes from The Lacquer Chest
Wrap yourself in Victorian elegance at this exclusive hotel. Located in peaceful residential street close to Notting Hill gate, the shops and nightlife of the West-end ... More
 
 
 
 
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Heal's, The Queens Building
London > Shopping > House and Garden
Westbourne Grove, Paddington, London W2 | 16 minutes from The Lacquer Chest
Funny to think that Heal's a furniture brand that's synonymous with quality and cutting edge design, first started out as bed-makers in 1810. The respected brand ... More
 
 
 
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Les Couilles du Chien
London > Shopping > House and Garden
65 Golborne Road, Notting Hill, London W10 | 26 minutes from The Lacquer Chest
Channel 4's George Clarke, architect and presenter of 'The Home Show', loves Les Couilles du Chien, describing it as "the most fantastic antique and furniture shop". ... More
 
 
 
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Luxury Living
London > Shopping > House and Garden
20 Brompton Road, Knightsbridge, London SW1X | 27 minutes from The Lacquer Chest
Luxury Living is just what you get at this Brompton Road store where furniture and home furnishings by Bentley and Trussardi are beautifully presented against a ... More
 
 
 
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The best shops and markets near The Lacquer Chest
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& Clarke's
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
112 Kensington Church Street, Kensington, London W8 | 2 minutes from The Lacquer Chest
From rosemary and raisin to fig and fennel, parmesan and herb to pumpernickel, & Clarke’s produces over 2000 loaves of bread every night. Undeniably some of ... More
 
 
 
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Sally Clarke Shop
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
1 Campden Street, Kensington, London W8 | 3 minutes from The Lacquer Chest
Located across the road from its sister Clarke's Restaurant, the Sally Clarke Shop sells an array of freshly baked goods and produces more than 200 loaves ... More
 
 
 
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MAC Cosmetics
London > Shopping > Perfume and Cosmetics
28a Kensington Church Street, Kensington, London W8 | 4 minutes from The Lacquer Chest
Ultra-chic, ultra-hip cosmetics with colours to die for, all imported from Canada. A must-have for the cosmetics connoisseur. For a treat you can book a session ... More
 
 
 
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Diana: Her Fashion Story
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 24th February to 31st August 2017
The Lacquer Chest, Kensington Gardens, W8 | 5 minutes from The Lacquer Chest
Twenty years on from her death, Kensington Palace traces the evolution of Princess Diana's style in Diana: Her Fashion Story. From the demure, romantic outfits of ...More
 
 
 
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Easter Eggstravaganza At The Roof Gardens
London > Events > Kids Events  Dates: Monday 17th April 2017 at 10am-12noon and 2pm-4pm
The Lacquer Chest, 99 Kensington High Street, W8 | 6 minutes from The Lacquer Chest
Community & Lifestyle, Family Event....More
 
 
 
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NTD On The Roof
London > Events > Leisure  Dates: Friday 21st April 2017 - 10.30am-4pm
The Lacquer Chest, 99 Kensington High Street, W8 | 6 minutes from The Lacquer Chest
Food & Drink, Drink & Tastings....More
 
 
 
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The Coronet
London > Entertainment > Cinemas
103 Notting Hill Gate, Kensington, London W11 | 7 minutes from The Lacquer Chest
Originally built in 1898 as a theatre, Notting Hill's Coronet is now the place to go for a good, old-fashioned cinema experience. The dcor harks back ... More
 
 
 
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The Print Room
London > Entertainment > Theatres
The Coronet, 103 Notting Hill Gate, Bayswater, London W11 | 7 minutes from The Lacquer Chest
A non-for-profit venue with a performance space especially popular for experimental dance, theatre and music, The Print Room was established by Anda Winters and Lucy Bailey ... More
 
 
 
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Gate Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
11 Pembridge Road, Notting Hill, London W11 | 7 minutes from The Lacquer Chest
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 best museums, galleries, attractions near The Lacquer Chest
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St Mary Abbots Parish Church
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
Kensington High Street, W8 | 3 minutes from The Lacquer Chest
Designed by Sir George Gilbert Scott, the most famous and most sought after architect of his day, St Mary Abbots Church on Kensington High ... More
 
 
 
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Kensington Town Hall
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
Hornton Street, Kensington, London W8 | 4 minutes from The Lacquer Chest
Soon after the amalgamation of Kensington with Chelsea in the seventies the two old town halls were replaced with a joint civic centre, the current Kensington ... More
 
 
 
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Kensington Palace State Apartments
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
Kensington Gardens, Kensington, London W8 | 5 minutes from The Lacquer Chest
Originally a private country house, public visitors are now warmly welcomed into Kensington Palace, the birthplace of Queen Victoria and home to Princess Diana between 1981 ... More
 
 
 
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Aladino's Restaurant
London > Restaurants > Middle Eastern restaurants
38c Kensington Church Street, Kensington, London W8 | 1 minute from The Lacquer Chest
Aladino's on Kensington Church Street takes traditional recipes from Alexandria, Egypt's second city, and gives them a classic French and Italian twist, creating bold, original creations. ... More
 
 
 
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Ffiona's Restaurant
London > Restaurants > Brasseries
51 Kensington Church Street, Kensington, London W8 | 1 minute from The Lacquer Chest
Voted "Top British traditional restaurant in London 2008" by Zagat, the appeal of this cosy local brasserie in Notting Hill is the feeling of familiarity you ... More
 
 
 
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Patisserie Valerie
London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
27 Kensington Church Street, Kensington, London W8 | 2 minutes from The Lacquer Chest
There are Valeries all over London these days and quite right too because they serve some of the best pastries in the capital alongside a tempting ... More
 
 
 
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Near The Lacquer Chest
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The London School of Painting and Drawing
London > Education > Evening Classes
23 Kensington Square, Kensington, London W8 | 7 minutes from The Lacquer Chest
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 | 16 minutes from The Lacquer Chest
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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The LookOut, Hyde Park
London > Education > Other Attractions
Hyde Park, Hyde Park, London W2 | 24 minutes from The Lacquer Chest
Hidden in a copse of trees in Hyde Park, The LookOut is a tranquil haven in the heart of London. Home to the Isis Education Centre, ... More
 
 
 
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London Archers
London > Leisure > Activities
Perks Field, Kensington Palace, Kensington, London W8 | 5 minutes from The Lacquer Chest
An excellent members archery club that shoots in the grounds of Kensington Palace in summer and in Pimlico in winter. Archery is a totally satisfying sport, ... More
 
 
 
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The Roof Gardens
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
99 Kensington High Street, Kensington, London W8 | 6 minutes from The Lacquer Chest
Although a restaurant, clubbing and event venue, the extraordinary Kensington Roof Gardens are still accessible to the general public during the day if there are no ... More
 
 
 
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Holland Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Ilchester Place, Holland Park, London W8 | 9 minutes from The Lacquer Chest
Pretty, petit Holland Park is the ideal location for those wanting to escape the clamour of the city but who don't want to travel too far ... More
 
 
 
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The best pubs near London The Lacquer Chest.
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The Churchill Arms
London > Nightlife > Pubs
119 Kensington Church Street, Kensington, London W8 | 3 minutes from The Lacquer Chest
Now more England's national cuisine than sausages and mash, Thai food (the perfect accompaniment to a cooling pint of lager), saw its inauguration in the small, ... More
 
 
 
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The Mall Tavern
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
71 Palace Garden Terrace, Kensington, London W8 | 5 minutes from The Lacquer Chest
... More
 
 
 
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The Windsor Castle
London > Nightlife > Pubs
114 Campden Hill Road, Kensington, London W8 | 5 minutes from The Lacquer Chest
Elevated on an incline in the appropriately named Notting Hill, the rustic old Windsor Castle pub was so-called because in its early days the pub’s upper ... More
 
 
 
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The Lacquer Chest clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
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Piano
London > Nightlife > Bars
106 Kensington High Street, Kensington, London W8 | 4 minutes from The Lacquer Chest
If you ask your friends about this place, not many will know. It's not wildly off the beaten track either, situated directly opposite High Street Ken ... More
 
 
 
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Hyde Kensington
London > Nightlife > Bars
1-1a Kensington High Street, W8 | 6 minutes from The Lacquer Chest
Opposite Kensington Palace, an area not known for its nightlife, Hyde Kensington cocktail bar has a drinks list by world ... More
 
 
 
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Notting Hill Arts Club
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
221 Notting Hill Gate, Notting Hill, London W11 | 6 minutes from The Lacquer Chest
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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Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near The Lacquer Chest.
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Kensington Conference and Events Centre
London > Business > Venue Hire
Hornton Street, Kensington, London W8 | 4 minutes from The Lacquer Chest
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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Kensington Palace
London > Business > Venue Hire
Kensington Gardens, Kensington, London W8 | 5 minutes from The Lacquer Chest
Conference facilities can accomodate for up to 1040 people.... More
 
 
 
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Kensington Roof Gardens
London > Business > Venue Hire
99 Kensington High Street, Kensington, London W8 | 6 minutes from The Lacquer Chest
An oasis high in the sky above Kensington High Street, the Roof Gardens comprises one and a half acres of themed gardens. These gardens surround an ... More
 
 
 
 

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John Latham: A World View
Exhibitions | Until 21st May 2017 

Serpentine Gallery 2.3 miles from The Lacquer Chest

Sculpture, installation, painting, film, land art, engineering, found-object assemblage, performance and theoretical writings by the pioneering British conceptual art....More

Speak
Exhibitions | Until 21st May 2017 

Serpentine Sackler Gallery 2.3 miles from The Lacquer Chest

Installations by Tania Bruguera, Douglas Gordon, Laure Prouvost and Cally Spooner, whose diverse practices expand on the conceptual artist John ...More

Will Bartlett
Concerts | On 24th March 2017 

Royal Albert Hall 2.47 miles from The Lacquer Chest

A performance by the in-demand London-based jazz pianist....More

The Massed Bands Of Her Majesty's Royal Marines
Concerts | Until 25th March 2017 

Royal Albert Hall 2.47 miles from The Lacquer Chest

The Mountbatten Festival Of Music displays the outstanding versatility of some of the world's finest military musicians....More

Robots
Robots
Kids Events | Until 3rd September 2017 

Science Museum 2.53 miles from The Lacquer Chest

Showcasing the evolution of modern robotics from a 1582 iron manikin to one of the first walking two-legged robots, the ...More

 
Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2016
Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2016
Exhibitions | Until 10th September 2017 

Natural History Museum 2.57 miles from The Lacquer Chest

Swarming mayflies, ethereal killer whales and curious foxes are among the creatures captured on camera at this year's Wildlife Photographer ...More

 
Diana: Her Fashion Story
Diana: Her Fashion Story
Exhibitions | Until 31st August 2017 

Kensington Palace State Apartments 2.85 miles from The Lacquer Chest

Twenty years on from her death, Kensington Palace traces the evolution of Princess Diana's style in Diana: Her Fashion Story. ...More

 
Grounded
Theatre | Until 25th March 2017 

Gate Theatre 3.22 miles from The Lacquer Chest

Artistic Director and Chief Executive Christopher Haydon presents George Brant's play that explores our assumptions about war, family and what ...More

Imagine Moscow
Exhibitions | Until 4th June 2017 

Design Museum 3.38 miles from The Lacquer Chest

Marking the centenary of the Russian Revolution, bold architectural works and design from the 1920s and early 1930s explore a ...More

Imagine Moscow: Architecture, Propaganda, Revolution
Imagine Moscow: Architecture, Propaganda, Revolution
Exhibitions | Until 3rd June 2017 

Design Museum 3.38 miles from The Lacquer Chest

Kicking off the first whole year at the Design Museum's new Kensington home, Imagine Moscow: Architecture, Propaganda, Revolution marks the ...More

 

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Rick Stein, famous for his fish restaurants, comes to the capital for the first time, ...More

 
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Overlooking London's historic Borough Market, Vintage Borough restaurant serves guests small European plates and sharing ...More

 
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Friends Matt who runs The White Horse pub in Brixton and Louis who works for ...More

 
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Lupins
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Named after the English garden flower, Lupins is a fusion of British and global flavours ...More

 
Comptoir Cafe & Wine
Comptoir Cafe & Wine
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Smart yet informal all-day cafe, bar and wine shop with around 1,000 wines from all ...More

 
Trawler Trash
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Originally home to the oldest fish and chip shop in London, Trawler Trash on Islington's Upper Street is re-invigorating the great British tradition....More

Machiya
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Japanese restaurant Machiya is by the people behind critically acclaimed Kanada-Ya....More

Quartieri
Quartieri
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Kilburn pizza restaurant comes from the guys who set up the famous Trianon Vomero pizzeria ...More

 
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An authentic Italian trattoria in Islington from celebrated chef Francesco Mazzei, chef patron of Sartoria ...More

 
Festival Embassy
Festival Embassy
Concerts | On 25th March 

The House Of St Barnabas

In the lead up to Bestival, The House of St Barnabas has partnered with the ...More

 
Mercer & Co
Mercer & Co
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Serving salt beef and cocktails in Islington's Chapel Market....More

 
Race Horse Company: Around
Race Horse Company: Around
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Jacksons Lane Theatre

Charming circus show from the Finnish company....More

 
Prosecco Springs
Prosecco Springs
Foodie Events | From 14th May 

Oval Space

London already has festivals dedicated to wine, beer and coffee and now it's the turn ...More

 
Your East End
Your East End
Kids Events | Until 19th March 

Museum of London Docklands

The Museum of London Docklands invites Londoners to explore what the East End means to ...More

 
Robotics Easter Challenge
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Kids Events | From 17th April 

National Army Museum

This Easter head to the newly reopened National Army Museum and see if you can ...More

 
The Poetry Brothel
The Poetry Brothel
Theatre | On 18th March 

The Betsey Trotwood

Offering more than just poetry, the Poetry Brothel is a unique and immersive event that ...More

 
Pocahontas And After: Cultural Day
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Business Events | On 18th March 

British Library

This March, the British Library explores the historic ...More

 
All About Piano! Festival
All About Piano! Festival
Concerts | From 2nd May 

Institut Francais Du Royaume-Uni

Launched in 2013 following the restoration of the Institut français' grand piano, All About Piano ...More

 
The Piano Brothers
The Piano Brothers
Concerts | On 2nd April 

Cine Lumiere

The closing act of this year's All About Piano! festival....More

 
Betroffenheit
Betroffenheit
Dance | From 12th April 

Sadler's Wells Theatre

Sadler's Wells Associate Artist Crystal Pite and actor-playwright Jonathon Young join forces to examine the ...More

 
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Imelda Staunton stars in two London stage shows in 2017, David Tennant and Damian Lewis ...More

 
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