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Elephant & Castle Tube Station
 
1 minutes walk
 
Borough Tube Station
 
9 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
 
Waterloo Railway Station
 
14 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

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Elephant and Castle NCP
 
2 minutes walk
 
Library Street NCP
 
6 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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H10 London Waterloo Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £74  41% off
284-302 Waterloo Road, SE1 | 7 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
The H10 London Waterloo is a recently-built hotel providing comfortable and well-lit rooms and an ideally-located base from which to get around central London. The hotel ... More
 
 
 
Hampton by Hilton London Waterloo
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £73  30% off
157 Waterloo Road, SE1 | 9 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
Situated just a five minute walk from London Waterloo Station, the Hampton by Hilton London Waterloo is nearby to many central London locations, with the London ... More
 
 
 
Days Hotel London Waterloo
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £47  42% off
54 Kennington Road, SE1 | 10 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
The area where this hotel is located has become the vibrant cultural heart of London, with theatres, concert halls and art galleries lined-up against the South ... More
 
 
 
 
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Alternative Railway Stations nearest Elephant & Castle Railway Station

Nearest to Elephant & Castle Railway Station
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St Pancras International Station
London > Travel > Railway Stations
Euston Road, King's Cross, London NW1 | 2.6 miles from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
St Pancras International is a triumph of nineteenth century station architecture and one of the wonders of London. You could even argue that it has a ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
King's Cross Railway Station
London > Travel > Railway Stations
Euston Road, King's Cross, London N1 | 2.7 miles from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
The area surrounding King's Cross Railway Station has, in the past, had a reputation as a red light district after dark. But with the arrival of ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Waterloo Railway Station
London > Travel > Railway Stations
Waterloo Station, South Bank, London SE1 | 14 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
For a station that covers nearly 25 acres in total, there's very little space during rush hour as throngs of people desperately try to glimpse the ... More
 
 
 
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Travel near Elephant & Castle Railway Station

Near Elephant & Castle Railway Station
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London Cycling Campaign
London > Travel > Bicycles
2 Newhams Row, SE1 | 12 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
This bunch of eco-friendly pedal-pushers want to get London moving...by bicycle! London Cycling Campaign is a charitable company set up to expound the views of those ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Bankside Pier
London > Travel > River Piers
Bankside, Bankside, London SE1 | 18 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
Bankside Pier is located next to the Shakespeare's Globe Theatre and close to Tate Modern. From Bankside Pier a hop-on hop-off circular cruise operates during summer and ... More
 
 
 
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Circular Hop-on Hop-off Trip - Crown River Cruises
London > Travel > Boats
Blackfriars Pier, The Old Pump House, Paul's Walk, City, London EC4V | 20 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
This fun circular trip by Crown River Cruises allows you to traverse the banks of the Thames over a stretch jam-packed with famous landmarks and fabulous ... More
 
 
 
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Events near Elephant & Castle Railway Station

Near Elephant & Castle Railway Station
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Here, There And In-Between: Concert 2, There - Performance
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Wednesday 30th January 2019 - 6.30pm-7.45pm
Elephant & Castle Railway Station, Elephant & Castle, SE1 | 2 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
...More
 
 
 
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Aspects Of Love
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 7th January to 9th February 2019 - Various Times
Elephant & Castle Railway Station, 77-85 Newington Causeway, SE1 | 3 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
Jonathan O'Boyle directs a revival of Andrew Lloyd Webber, Don Black and Charles Hart's 1989 musical of romantic entanglements, featuring the songs Love Changes Everything, Seeing ...More
 
 
 
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Ongoing
The Time Travellers' Ball
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 28th November 2018 to 17th February 2019
Elephant & Castle Railway Station, 42 Newington Causeway, SE1 | 4 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
This November, theatrical experience The Time Travellers' Ball opens new venue The Buzz, London's first ever purpose-built immersive theatre venue. An evening of dance, decadence and ...More
 
 
 
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Entertainment near Elephant & Castle Railway Station

Near Elephant & Castle Railway Station
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The Coronet Theatre
London > Entertainment > Live Music
28 New Kent Road, Elephant and Castle, London SE1 | 2 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
This 2600-capacity venue hosts some of the most rocking club nights and live music events in town. Starting out life as a Victorian theatre - staging ... More
 
 
 
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Southwark Playhouse
London > Entertainment > Theatres
77-85 Newington Causeway, Bankside, London SE1 | 3 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
The Southwark Playhouse, one of London's best fringe theatres, has found a temporary home for five years at 77-85 Newington Causeway, a huge warehouse in ... More
 
 
 
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The Artworks Elephant
London > Entertainment > Arts Centres
Elephant Road, Elephant and Castle, London SE17 | 4 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
Repositioning refurbished shipping containers as retail spaces and offices for creative startups, The Artworks Elephant turns Elephant and Castle into "the new Shoreditch", according to the ... More
 
 
 
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Sights and Attractions near Elephant & Castle Railway Station

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Elephant & Castle Railway Station
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IWM London (Imperial War Museums)
London > Attractions > Museums
Lambeth Road, Elephant and Castle, Southwark, London SE1 | 6 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
The IWM London, the flagship Imperial War Museum which offers a thoughtful look at what day-to-day life is like for both citizens and soldiers in times ... More
 
 
 
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Tibetan Peace Gardens
London > Attractions > Parks and Gardens
Imperial War Museum, Lambeth Road, Southwark, London SE1 | 6 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
Buddhist garden in the grounds of the Imperial War Museum. Located in the ground of the Imperial War Museum, lies this fitting tribute to peace and the ... More
 
 
 
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Cuming Museum
London > Attractions > Museums
151 Walworth Road, Southwark, London SE17 | 7 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
The worldwide collection of the Cuming Family accompanies exhibitions on the history of Southwark (from Roman times to the 19th century) in this unique museum. The ... More
 
 
 
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Shopping near Elephant & Castle Railway Station

The best shops and markets near Elephant & Castle Railway Station
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Mercato Metropolitano
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
42 Newington Causeway, SE1 | 4 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
At 45,000 square foot, new Italian market Mercato Metropolitano has no shortage of artisanal talent. Housed in a disused paper factory, it brings together bakers, fishmongers, ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
O W Loeb
London > Shopping > Wine Merchants
3 Archie Street, SE1 | 11 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
Specialists in fine German wine, this shop has moved to larger premises and taken its customers with it - they have a deserved reputation for excellence ... More
 
 
 
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Evans Cycles
London > Shopping > Bicycle Shops
77 The Cut, South Bank, London SE1 | 11 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
With over 80 years experience in selling bikes, Evans brings something special to the cycle scene. This shop is the original Evans bike shop. ... More
 
 
 
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Restaurants near Elephant & Castle Railway Station

What are the best dining options near Elephant & Castle Railway Station London?
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Nando's
London > Restaurants > South American restaurants
Unit 4, Metro Central, 119 Newington Green Causway, Elephant and Castle, London SE1 | 1 minute from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Qvintessenza
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
304 Borough High Street, SE1 | 6 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
Qvintessenza serves casual Venetian specialities using ingredients sourced directly from Italian artisan producers. Venetian founder, Alessandro Selazone, spent a year travelling the length ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
El Vergel
London > Restaurants > South American restaurants
132 Webber Street, SE10QL | 6 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
Tiny Latino restaurant and café tucked away behind Borough tube which is much loved by local office workers and residents. Owned and run by a lovely ... More
 
 
 
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Education near Elephant & Castle Railway Station

Near Elephant & Castle Railway Station
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
London College Of Communication
London > Education > Professional Training
Elephant & Castle, Elephant and Castle, London SE1 | 2 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
From a clutch of excellent courses in London, this is the best and among the premier specialist media courses in the world. Formerly London College of ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Courtauld Institute of Art
London > Education > Arts and Drama
Somerset House, Covent Garden, London WC2R | 24 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
The Courtauld is one of the most prestigious art schools in the country, affiliated with the Oxbridge system and boasting a huge private location and prime ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Saw Swee Hock Student Centre
London > Education > Universities and Colleges
1 Sheffield Street, Holborn, London WC2A | 29 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
The award-winning Saw Swee Hock Student Centre, designed by Irish architects O'Donnell + Tuomey and awarded the RIBA London Building of the Year Award in 2014, ... More
 
 
 
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Leisure near Elephant & Castle Railway Station

Elephant & Castle Railway Station gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
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Rebus Tourist Guides
London > Leisure > Activities
33, Vanbrugh Court, Wincott St, Lambeth, London SE11 | 8 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
What is the oldest annual sporting event in the world? Where was the Roman Forum? How do I become Lord Mayor? What was (and is!) the ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Leake Street Pocket Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Lower Marsh, SE1 | 12 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
Located at the entrance to one of the most well known graffiti hotspots in London, Leake Street Pocket Park is an urban oasis of shrubs, ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Archbishop's Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Lambeth Palace Road, South Bank, London SE1 | 13 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
This immaculate 10 acre park is the largest green space on the Southbank. Once part of Lambeth Palaces private gardens, Archbishop Tait originally donated the ... More
 
 
 
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Pubs near Elephant & Castle Railway Station

The best pubs near London Elephant & Castle Railway Station.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Elephant and Castle Pub
London > Nightlife > Pubs
119 Newington Causeway Road, SE1 | 1 minute from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
After a lengthy closure, the historic Elephant and Castle pub reopened in summer 2016 revealing a re-imagined interior ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Charles Dickens
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
160 Union Street, SE1 | 11 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
... More
 
 
 
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Mc & Sons
London > Nightlife > Pubs
160 Union Street, SE1 | 11 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
Very much a family affair, with roots in Ireland, Mc & Sons is an Irish boozer serving Thai food. ... More
 
 
 
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Nightlife near Elephant & Castle Railway Station

Elephant & Castle Railway Station clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Corsica Studios
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
Unit 5 Farrell Court, 4-5 Elephant Road, Elephant and Castle, London SE17 | 3 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
A superbly designed two-room club and arts venue that captures the feeling of an illegal party in a squatted industrial space - while still being clean, ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Union Street Bar
London > Nightlife > Bars
47-51 Union Street, SE1 | 10 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
A local urban living room found beneath Union Street Cafe in Borough, Union Street Bar is Gordon Ramsay's first destination bar. Open until 2am on Thursday, ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Devonshire House
London > Nightlife > Bars
64 Union Street, SE1 | 12 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
Within the Flat Iron Square site, an area encompassing six railway arches and filled with restaurants, street food and a live music venue, is Devonshire ... More
 
 
 
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Meeting venue hire near Elephant & Castle Railway Station

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Elephant & Castle Railway Station.
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Imperial War Museum
London > Business > Venue Hire
Lambeth Road, Southwark, London SE1 | 6 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
This museum of 20th-century warfare offers a thoughtful look at what day-to-day life was like for both citizens and soldiers in the two world wars. The ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Tate Modern
London > Business > Venue Hire
Bankside, Bankside, London SE1 | 15 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
Located along the banks of the River Thames in the former Bankside Power Station, originally designed by Sir Giles Gilbert Scott in 1947, the architect of ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Vinopolis
London > Business > Venue Hire
London Bridge, Bankside, Bankside, London SE1 | 16 minutes from Elephant & Castle Railway Station
This conference and event venue caters for between 10 and 1250 guests. Ideal for dinners, conferences, exhibitions, meetings, product launches & AGMs. ... More
 
 
 
 

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The Time Travellers' Ball
The Time Travellers' Ball
Theatre | Until 17th February 2019 

The Buzz 4 minutes walk from Elephant & Castle Railway Station

This November, theatrical experience The Time Travellers' Ball opens new venue The Buzz, London's first ever purpose-built immersive theatre venue. ...More

 
The Convert
The Convert
Theatre | Until 26th January 2019 

The Young Vic 11 minutes walk from Elephant & Castle Railway Station

Black Panther star and Tony-nominated writer Danai Gurira - also known for her role as Michonne in The Walking Dead ...More

 
Blaenavon
Concerts | On 23rd January 2019 

Omeara 12 minutes walk from Elephant & Castle Railway Station

The up-and-coming Hampshire-based three-piece performs alt and indie-rock....More

I Stopped... When
Theatre | Until 27th January 2019 

The Vaults 15 minutes walk from Elephant & Castle Railway Station

Acquah&Co stages a 'verbatim-as-poetry' show about interracial dating, which traces the lives of three young people facing public pressure....More

Lola
Theatre | Until 27th January 2019 

The Vaults 15 minutes walk from Elephant & Castle Railway Station

In her debut play H.L Nixon explores the feminine form and the prejudices and assumptions that society places on women, ...More

In Loyal Company
Theatre | Until 27th January 2019 

The Vaults 15 minutes walk from Elephant & Castle Railway Station

The incredible true story of missing WWII soldier Arthur Robinson by David William Bryan and Sascha Moore. Declared missing after ...More

The Milkman Cometh
Theatre | Until 27th January 2019 

The Vaults 15 minutes walk from Elephant & Castle Railway Station

DeadPlant Theatre's new grotesque comedy horror which combines storytelling, physical theatre and puppetry....More

Open
Theatre | Until 27th January 2019 

The Vaults 15 minutes walk from Elephant & Castle Railway Station

Full Disclosure Theatre's piece about a married gay couple who share the intimacies of their relationship....More

Kompromat
Theatre | Until 27th January 2019 

The Vaults 15 minutes walk from Elephant & Castle Railway Station

David Thame's tense drama of double agents and self-deception, directed by award-winning Peter Darney....More

Opal Fruits
Theatre | Until 27th January 2019 

The Vaults 15 minutes walk from Elephant & Castle Railway Station

Holly Beasley-Garrigan's tongue-in-cheek solo show which questions the broader implications of faux-working-class cultural trends....More

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The Monstrous Child
The Monstrous Child
Concerts | From 21st February 

Linbury Theatre

Gavin Higgins's first opera, adapted by Francesca Simon from her darkly humorous young adult novel, ...More

 
Prince Charming
Theatre | From 8th February 

Little Angel Theatre

A musical for children exploring anxiety and how to cope with it....More

Mole & Gecko: The Show
Mole & Gecko: The Show
Theatre | On 16th February 

Half Moon Young People's Theatre

Poet Simon Mole and musician Gecko create their own original songs for rap musical Mole ...More

 
Shape Wellness Week
Exhibitions | From 25th January 

Flat Iron Square

Flat Iron Square is concluding January with the Shape Wellness Week, presenting seven days of events that focus on the mind and body. The fitness programme features punk rock yoga, lunchtime HIIT classes, morning cleanse ...More

V&A Friday Late: All To Play For
V&A Friday Late: All To Play For
Exhibitions | On 25th January 

Victoria and Albert (V & A) Museum

Taking place on the last Friday in every ...More

 
Re-Textured Festival
Re-Textured Festival
Concerts | From 28th March 

Various Venues London

A new festival from Krankbrother, Re-Textured takes over several London venues this March. A celebration ...More

 
Don McCullin
Don McCullin
Exhibitions | From 5th February 

Tate Britain

Tate Britain presents a comprehensive retrospective of legendary British photographer Don McCullin with a display ...More

 
Waitress
Waitress
Theatre | From 8th February 

Adelphi Theatre

Transferring from Broadway, the Waitress musical comes to the Adelphi Theatre for its UK premiere ...More

 
Only Fools And Horses: The Musical
Only Fools And Horses: The Musical
Theatre | From 9th February 

Haymarket Theatre Royal

Paul Whitehouse and Jim Sullivan bring John Sullivan's ...More

 
Art Night 2019
Art Night 2019
Exhibitions | On 22nd June 

Walthamstow Town Square

Art Night, the late night free contemporary art festival which runs from 6pm into the ...More

 
SpiceBox
SpiceBox
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Grace Regan's all-vegan curry house specialises in meat-free versions of Indian classics....More

 
The Biltmore, Mayfair
The Biltmore, Mayfair
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The Millennium Hotel in Mayfair, closed in July 2018, reopens in spring 2019 as The ...More

 
Lincoln Plaza London
Lincoln Plaza London
Hotels 

A new build block among the high rises of Canary Wharf, Lincoln Plaza London is ...More

 
Lucknow Social
Dining 

Neighbourhood Indian restaurant from Dhruv Mittal and the team behind DUM Biryani....More

Hard Rock Cafe Piccadilly Circus
Hard Rock Cafe Piccadilly Circus
Dining 

In the city where the first Hard Rock ...More

 
Boki Seven Dials
Boki Seven Dials
Dining 

Serving Allpress coffee and natural teas by day, cocktails and craft beer, Boki is an ...More

 
Darcie & May Green
Darcie & May Green
Dining 

It's hard to miss Darcie & May, two colourful canal boats designed by the godfather ...More

 
Royal Wharf Pier
Royal Wharf Pier
Transport 

Jutting out into the Thames like the British seaside piers of old, Royal Wharf Pier ...More

 
Best New Openings in London in 2019
Best New Openings in London in 2019
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A pool in the sky, a former magistrates ...More

 
A.O.K Kitchen & Bakery
A.O.K Kitchen & Bakery
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The debut restaurant, bar and bakery from Kelly Landesberg, this opulent Marylebone bakery takes inspiration ...More

 
London Events 2019
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Cate Blanchett comes to the National Theatre in 2019, the Spice Girls reunite and Christian Dior is the Designer of Dreams at the V&A. New musicals are dedicated to Dolly Parton, Pirates and Mary Poppins, ...More

 
 
 
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