Highbury and Islington Railway Station

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ADDRESS
Holloway Road, N5 1RA†

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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

Holloway Road Tube Station
11 minutes walk
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

Car Parks

Car Parks

Elia Mews Car Park
20 minutes walk
Macclesfield Road NCP
25 minutes walk

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Hotels near Highbury and Islington Railway Station

Near Highbury and Islington Railway Station
Hilton Islington Hotel London London
Hilton Islington Hotel London
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel† from £81† 39% off
53 Upper Street, N1 | 14 minutes from Highbury and Islington Railway Station
The Business Design Centre next door is the obvious attraction for many of the guests at this smart, efficient Hilton Hotel, but Islington's excellent restaurants and ...More
Jurys Inn Islington Hotel London
Jurys Inn Islington Hotel
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel† from £67† 38% off
60 Pentonville Road, N1 | 20 minutes from Highbury and Islington Railway Station
The decor when you walk into reception is fresh and modern and this first impression extends throughout the hotel to the bedrooms, bar and restaurant. It's ...More
Citadines St Mark's London London
Citadines St Mark's London
London > Apartment > Apartment† from £64† 32% off
300 City Road, EC1V | 22 minutes from Highbury and Islington Railway Station
Located nearby to Sadler's Wells Theatre, St. Paul's Cathedral and Tower of London, Citadines St Mark's is a 4-star apartment hotel that aims to accommodate business ...More
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Alternative Railway Stations nearest Highbury and Islington Railway Station

Nearest to Highbury and Islington Railway Station
Paddington Railway Station London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Paddington Railway Station
London > Travel > Railway Stations
Praed Street, Paddington, London W2 | 3.7 miles from Highbury and Islington Railway Station
The most striking feature of this historic station is the glazed domed roof over the main train shed, dating back to 1854. It consists of three ...More
King's Cross Railway Station London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
King's Cross Railway Station
London > Travel > Railway Stations
Euston Road, King's Cross, London N1 | 25 minutes from Highbury and Islington 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
St Pancras International Station London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
St Pancras International Station
London > Travel > Railway Stations
Euston Road, King's Cross, London NW1 | 28 minutes from Highbury and Islington 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
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Travel near Highbury and Islington Railway Station

Near Highbury and Islington Railway Station
Circular Hop-on Hop-off Trip - Crown River Cruises London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Circular Hop-on Hop-off Trip - Crown River Cruises
London > Travel > Boats
Blackfriars Pier, The Old Pump House, Paul's Walk, City, London EC4V | 2.5 miles from Highbury and Islington 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
Thames River Adventures London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Thames River Adventures
London > Travel > Boats
Regent's Canal, Primrose Hill, London N1 | 2.5 miles from Highbury and Islington Railway Station
Danny Gillard, Niamh Walsh and their team of fully qualified instructors at Thames River Adventures offer kayak tours of the Thames and London's Regent's Canal. Early ...More
Bankside Pier London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Bankside Pier
London > Travel > River Piers
Bankside, Bankside, London SE1 | 2.6 miles from Highbury and Islington 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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Events near Highbury and Islington Railway Station

Near Highbury and Islington Railway Station
Tom Craine: Thoughts On Love (By A Man With None of the Answers) London
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Tom Craine: Thoughts On Love (By A Man With None of the Answers)
London > Events > Comedy †Dates: Monday 14th July 2014 - 9.30pm-10.30pm
Hen & Chickens Theatre, 109 St Paul's Road, N1 | 2 minutes from Highbury and Islington Railway Station
Witty banter on all the pitfalls of romance from the up-and-coming strand-up....More
Wendy Wason: Hotel California: Edinburgh Preview London
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Wendy Wason: Hotel California: Edinburgh Preview
London > Events > Comedy †Dates: Friday 18th July 2014 - 7.30pm
Hen & Chickens Theatre, 109 St Paul's Road, N1 | 2 minutes from Highbury and Islington Railway Station
The Scottish Comedian Of The Year finalist talks about the time she spent in a Los Angeles hospital, looking after her husband....More
Charlotte's Web London
Now On
Charlotte's Web
London > Events > Film Events †Dates: 11th to 17th Jul 2014
The Screen on the Green, 83 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 12 minutes from Highbury and Islington Railway Station
A bashful pig called Wilbur realises that he will soon end up on the butcher's block. Seeking help from a clever spider called Charlotte and a ...More
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Entertainment near Highbury and Islington Railway Station

Near Highbury and Islington Railway Station
Hen & Chickens Theatre London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Hen & Chickens Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
109 St Paul's Road, N1 | 2 minutes from Highbury and Islington Railway Station
A wonderful night out on London's thriving fringe scene can be had at the Hen and Chickens Theatre, which sits above the cosy, candlelit†pub that shares ...More
Almeida Theatre London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Almeida Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Almeida Street, Islington, London N1 | 9 minutes from Highbury and Islington Railway Station
Along with the Donmar Warehouse, the Almeida is the most critically praised theatre in Britain. After Jonathan Kent took over in 1990, it had 14 ...More
The Little Angel Theatre London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Little Angel Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
14 Dagmar Passage, Islington, London N1 | 10 minutes from Highbury and Islington Railway Station
The Little Angel Theatre was founded by John Wright in 1961 in a derelict temperance hall in Islington. Every type of puppet is used, and themes, ...More
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Sights and Attractions near Highbury and Islington Railway Station

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Highbury and Islington Railway Station
Estorick Collection of Modern Italian Art London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Estorick Collection of Modern Italian Art
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
39a Canonbury Square, N1 | 5 minutes from Highbury and Islington Railway Station
You'll find a spectacular collection of paintings and sculpture by 20th century Italian artists at the Estorick Collection of Modern Italian Art, with a core of ...More
The Little Angel Theatre London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Little Angel Theatre
London > Attractions > Activities for Kids
14 Dagmar Passage, Cross Street, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 10 minutes from Highbury and Islington Railway Station
This innovative children's theatre provides a showcase for the art of puppetry. Founded by master puppeteer John Wilkes in the early 1960s, this small, unusual theatre ...More
The Islington Metal Works London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Islington Metal Works
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
7 Torrens Street, EC1V | 19 minutes from Highbury and Islington Railway Station
Built in the late 19th century, The Islington Metalworks is a building steeped in history. All three floors were initially used to stable the horses that ...More
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Shopping near Highbury and Islington Railway Station

The best shops and markets near Highbury and Islington Railway Station
Gill Wing Cookshop London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Gill Wing Cookshop
London > Shopping > Bath and Kitchen
190 Upper Street, N1 | 5 minutes from Highbury and Islington Railway Station
The seed for the Gill Wing Cookshop was sewn in early 1980s when Tim and Gill Wing started out by making ceramics and selling their wares ...More
Euphorium Bakery London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Euphorium Bakery
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
202 Upper Street, N1 | 5 minutes from Highbury and Islington Railway Station
This traditional bakery, drawing on British and Gallic roots, has made an indelible mark on the foodies of Islington. With nearly twenty types of bread - ...More
Aria London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Aria
London > Shopping > House and Garden
Barnsbury Hall, Barnsbury Street, Islington, London N1 | 7 minutes from Highbury and Islington Railway Station
This design-orientated lifestyle store offers a wide range to choose from. From fashion, to homeware, to cosmetics, it's all here at Aria. Pick up a pastel-coloured ...More
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Restaurants near Highbury and Islington Railway Station

What are the best dining options near Highbury and Islington Railway Station London?
Firezza London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Firezza
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
276 St Paul's Road, Islington, N1 | 2 minutes from Highbury and Islington Railway Station
Firezza offers upmarket Neapolitan pizza cooked in stone ovens, eat-in or take-away....More
Trullo London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Trullo
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
300-302 St Paul's Road, N1 | 2 minutes from Highbury and Islington Railway Station
A superb addition to the Islington eating scene is†Trullo, a homely neighbourhood Italian in Highbury in the mould of the River Caf√© (but thankfully not replicating ...More
Tbilisi London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Tbilisi
London > Restaurants > International restaurants
91 Holloway Road, Holloway, N7 | 3 minutes from Highbury and Islington Railway Station
...More
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Education near Highbury and Islington Railway Station

Near Highbury and Islington Railway Station
Jenius Social London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Jenius Social
London > Education > Cookery Courses
Unit 8 The Islington Studios, 6 Hornsey Road, N7 | 10 minutes from Highbury and Islington Railway Station
Islington cafe-cum-deli Jenius Social isn't just a place to enjoy fine food and carefully sourced balsamic vinegar, artisan chocolates and cured meats. It's also a ...More
Connexions Careers Centre London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Connexions Careers Centre
London > Education > Careers Services
27B Dalston Lane, E8 | 25 minutes from Highbury and Islington Railway Station
Connexions is a countrywide information and advisory service for 13-19 year olds and people with special learning needs or disabilities under 25. They offer an array ...More
LSO St Luke's London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
LSO St Luke's
London > Education > Professional Training
161 Old Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 30 minutes from Highbury and Islington Railway Station
This gorgeous 18th century Grade I listed Hawksmoor church is one of a number of London churches which has, in recent years, been converted into a ...More
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Leisure near Highbury and Islington Railway Station

Highbury and Islington Railway Station gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
Clissold Park London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Clissold Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Greenway Close, N4 | 25 minutes from Highbury and Islington Railway Station
A pretty, local park, Clissold is more than worth a visit if you're in the north London area. Free from the crowds that often seep into ...More
Rowans Tenpin Bowl London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Rowans Tenpin Bowl
London > Leisure > Games
10 Stroud Green Road, N4 | 25 minutes from Highbury and Islington Railway Station
If you fancy showing off your Ten-Pin Bowling skills, slip on those special shoes and slide on down to Rowans Bowl in the heart of Finsbury ...More
Dalston Eastern Curve Garden London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Dalston Eastern Curve Garden
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Dalston Lane, E8 | 25 minutes from Highbury and Islington Railway Station
Prior to the creation of the Dalston Eastern Curve Garden, which first opened in July 2010, the land was a derelict site where an old railway ...More
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Pubs near Highbury and Islington Railway Station

The best pubs near London Highbury and Islington Railway Station.
The Duchess of Kent London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Duchess of Kent
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
441 Liverpool Road, N7 | 4 minutes from Highbury and Islington Railway Station
A well-stocked games cupboard, good gastropub food, a couple of open fires for warming up on chilly evenings, a number of outdoor benches for chilling out ...More
The House London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The House
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
63 - 69 Canonbury Road, N1 | 7 minutes from Highbury and Islington Railway Station
One of a trio of pubs and restaurants owned by the Meredith Group, The House is an Islington favourite. It's pricier than your average gastro pub ...More
The Drapers Arms London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Drapers Arms
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
44 Barnsbury Street, Islington, London N1 | 9 minutes from Highbury and Islington Railway Station
Ben Maschler (son of Evening Standard food critic Fay) and Nick Gibson have taken over The Drapers Arms in Islington and improved on what was already ...More
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Nightlife near Highbury and Islington Railway Station

Highbury and Islington Railway Station clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Hoxley & Porter London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Hoxley & Porter
London > Nightlife > Bars
153 Upper Street, N1 | 8 minutes from Highbury and Islington Railway Station
Let the train take you on an exotic night out without actually leaving Islington as you enter Hoxley & Porter, a bar and restaurant which has ...More
Colebrookes London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Colebrookes
London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
69 Colebrooke Row, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 14 minutes from Highbury and Islington Railway Station
If the Government want to encourage more of a European cafť culture, they should send someone down to Colebrookes to take a look. Colebrookes takes the ...More
EGG London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
EGG
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
200 York Way, King's Cross, London N7 | 17 minutes from Highbury and Islington Railway Station
Spread out over three floors with each one providing its own distinct look and feel, Egg London is a venue like no other. The ground floor ...More
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Meeting venue hire near Highbury and Islington Railway Station

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Highbury and Islington Railway Station.
Union Chapel London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Union Chapel
London > Business > Venue Hire
The Vestry, Union Chapel, Compton Avenue, N1 | 4 minutes from Highbury and Islington Railway Station
...More
Little Angel Theatre London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Little Angel Theatre
London > Business > Venue Hire
14 Dagmar Passage off Cross Street, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 10 minutes from Highbury and Islington Railway Station
A teeny, tiny and wonderful puppet theatre located in a hidden side road backing onto a green church yard ideal for spontaneous picnics with goodies from ...More
Business Design Centre London
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Business Design Centre
London > Business > Venue Hire
52 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 15 minutes from Highbury and Islington Railway Station
Exhibitors love this venue and it's easy to see why. The Business Design Centre in Islington is in a great location just one mile from The ...More
 
 

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Afro Cuban Lounge Salsa Club And Lesson
Exhibitions | Until 28th July 2014 

Buffalo Bar 2 minutes walk from Highbury And Islington Railway Station

Cuban salsa dance session....More

The Grandees: The Wrong Side Of The Door
Comedy | Until 21st July 2014 

Hen & Chickens Theatre 2 minutes walk from Highbury And Islington Railway Station

Sketches and character comedy from the trio comprising of Tom Turner, Marny Godden and Andrew Mudie....More

Tom Craine: Thoughts On Love (By A Man With None of the Answers)
Comedy | On 14th July 2014 

Hen & Chickens Theatre 2 minutes walk from Highbury And Islington Railway Station

Witty banter on all the pitfalls of romance from the up-and-coming strand-up....More

That Thing Is Comedy
Comedy | Until 28th July 2014 

Hope & Anchor 4 minutes walk from Highbury And Islington Railway Station

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Mr Burns
Mr Burns
Theatre | Until 19th July 2014 

Almeida Theatre 9 minutes walk from Highbury And Islington Railway Station

A well-loved episode of The Simpsons is recounted by a group of survivors in post-apocalyptic America, and is told over ...More

 
Austentatious: An Improvised Jane Austen Novel
Comedy | On 14th July 2014 

The Old Queen's Head 13 minutes walk from Highbury And Islington Railway Station

Improvisers including Cariad Lloyd and Rachel Parris channel the spirit of Jane Austen to conjure a play full of wit, ...More

Dara O'Briain: A Work In Progress
Comedy | Until 21st July 2014 

Pleasance Theatre 15 minutes walk from Highbury And Islington Railway Station

Charismatic and intelligent stand-up comedy from the recognisable Irish comedian, who stars on Mock The Week, The Apprentice You're Fired ...More

Katie Mulgrew Happily Ever After & Now That's What I Carl Donnelly: Volume 6: Edinburgh Preview
Comedy | Until 21st July 2014 

Pleasance Theatre 15 minutes walk from Highbury And Islington Railway Station

Witty gags and observations from Lancastrian stand-up Mulgrew, and offbeat, conversational humour from 2013 Foster's Edinburgh Comedy Award nominee for ...More

Roots
Concerts | Until 29th September 2014 

'Round Midnight Jazz & Blues Bar 17 minutes walk from Highbury And Islington Railway Station

The band plays rock and folk....More

Monday at Anam
Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 25th August 2014 

Anam 18 minutes walk from Highbury And Islington Railway Station

Resident DJs play dance, chart and pop....More

 
 
 
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