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Welcome to our guide for the area around SW8 1AS in Lambeth. Below we present a selection of upcoming events, local attractions and great places to eat and shop.

The nearest underground station to SW8 1AS is Oval Tube Station which is about 7 minutes to the North East.


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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

Oval Tube Station
5 minutes walk
Stockwell Tube Station
10 minutes walk
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

Vauxhall Railway Station
12 minutes walk
Car Parks

Car Parks

Elephant and Castle NCP
25 minutes walk

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Holiday Inn Express London- Vauxhall Nine Elms
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel from 53 29% off
87 South Lambeth Road, SW8 | 6 minutes from SW8 1AS
Recently redeveloped in a contemporary style, the Holiday Inn Express London -Vauxhall Nine Elms is a budget hotel located just south of the river Thames. ... More
Park Plaza London Riverbank
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel from 84 33% off
18 Albert Embankment, SE1 | 16 minutes from SW8 1AS
For understated chic this hotel on the banks of the Thames opposite the Tate Britain is a top choice. The rooms are clean and modern and ... More
Plaza on the River Club & Residence London
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel from 139 36% off
18 Albert Embankment, SE1 | 16 minutes from SW8 1AS
Riverside rooms at this modern luxury hotel overlook the River Thames with the Houses of Parliament, Big Ben and the London Eye visible. All apartments features ... More
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Entertainment near SW8 1AS

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Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Above The Stag Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Arch 17, Miles Street, Lambeth, London SW8 | 8 minutes from SW8 1AS
Above the Stag Theatre, one of London's most successful small theatres, re-opens in a brand new venue on 29th November 2013, in a renovated railway ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
White Bear Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
138 Kennington Park Road, Kennington, London SE11 | 13 minutes from SW8 1AS
It's easy to spot who's at the White Bear for the pints and who's there for the Pinter but somehow the two aspects unite comfortably under ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Battersea Barge
London > Entertainment > Venue Hire
Riverside Walk, Nine Elms Lane, Nine Elms Lane, Vauxhall, Battersea, London SW8 | 18 minutes from SW8 1AS
In the shadow of the Battersea Power Station, the Battersea Barge is a unique venue that's open daily for food, drink and ... More
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Sights and Attractions near SW8 1AS

The best museums, galleries, attractions near SW8 1AS
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Gasworks
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
155 Vauxhall Street, Kennington, London SE11 | 9 minutes from SW8 1AS
Gasworks serves a dual purpose: as a location for 12 artists' studios and as host to up to six exhibitions a year. Emphasis is placed on ... More
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Embassy Gardens
London > Attractions > Sights
Market Towers, 1 Nine Elms Lane, Battersea, London SW8 | 11 minutes from SW8 1AS
Embassy Gardens, a new-build neighbourhood in Nine Elms on the South Bank, takes design inspiration from the Meatpacking District of New York with floor to ceiling ... More
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Sky Pool at Embassy Gardens
London > Attractions > Sights
Market Towers, 1 Nine Elms Lane, Battersea, London SW8 | 11 minutes from SW8 1AS
A stunning outdoor Sky Pool links two residential buildings in the Embassy Gardens development, a new neighbourhood in Nine Elms near Battersea Park. High up on ... More
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Shopping near SW8 1AS

The best shops and markets near SW8 1AS
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Lassco House & Garden
London > Shopping > House and Garden
Brunswick House, 30 Wandsworth Road, Vauxhall, Battersea, London SW8 | 11 minutes from SW8 1AS
Architectural salvage produces the most gloriously mismatched collection of pieces, all housed in this disused church. Stock changes constantly; look for anything from stuffed animals to ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Greggs
London > Shopping > Delicatessens
312 Clapham Road, Stockwell, SW9 | 12 minutes from SW8 1AS
Greggs, a familiar feature on just about every UK high streets for over 75 years, has been on a bit of a ... More
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Vintage Vauxhall Antiques Market
London > Shopping > Markets
The Workshop, Lambeth High Street, SE1 | 19 minutes from SW8 1AS
On the second Saturday of the month Vintage Vauxhall brings together collective of dealers specialising in vintage, antiques, architectural reclamation as well ... More
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Restaurants near SW8 1AS

What are the best dining options near SW8 1AS London?
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The Fentiman Arms
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
64 Fentiman Road, Kennington, London SW8 | 3 minutes from SW8 1AS
The Fentiman Arms is a special pub in Lambeth a cricket ball's throw way from The Oval. They have a lovely wild garden out the back, ... More
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Adulis
London > Restaurants > African restaurants
44 Brixton Road, Stockwell, London SW9 | 4 minutes from SW8 1AS
Eritrean cuisine. Separate room for parties ... More
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Bar Estrela
London > Restaurants > Mediterranean restaurants
111 South Lambeth Road, Lambeth, London SW8 | 5 minutes from SW8 1AS
Portuguese cuisine. ... More
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Education near SW8 1AS

Near SW8 1AS
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Courtauld Institute of Art
London > Education > Arts and Drama
Somerset House, Covent Garden, London WC2R | 2.2 miles from SW8 1AS
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
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Chocolate Films Ltd
London > Education >
Units 1 & 2 119-123 Hackford Road, Brixton, London SW9 | 7 minutes from SW8 1AS
Chocolate Films is a South London based film production company and social enterprise which runs a wide variety of media courses including stop motion animation, light ... More
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London College Of Communication
London > Education > Professional Training
Elephant & Castle, Elephant and Castle, London SE1 | 24 minutes from SW8 1AS
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
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Leisure near SW8 1AS

SW8 1AS gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
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Surrey County Cricket Club
London > Leisure > Spectator Sport
The Brit Insurance Oval, Kennington, Kennington, London SE11 | 5 minutes from SW8 1AS
While Lords is the spiritual home of English cricket, it is The Oval (offically The Brit Insurance Oval), home of Surrey County Cricket Club, that fills ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Kia Oval Cricket Ground
London > Leisure > Spectator Sport
Harleyford Street, Kennington, London SE11 | 5 minutes from SW8 1AS
Though it does not have quite the same kudos as Lord's, The Kia Oval (known so because of a sponsorship deal, but usually referred to simply ... More
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Kennington Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Kennington Park Road, St. Agnes Place, Kennington, London SE11 | 11 minutes from SW8 1AS
This much loved open space in the south London borough of Lambeth has two parts; the Victorian Grade II listed park and the park extension to ... More
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Pubs near SW8 1AS

The best pubs near London SW8 1AS.
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The Fentiman Arms
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
64 Fentiman Road, Kennington, London SW8 | 3 minutes from SW8 1AS
The Fentiman Arms is a special pub in Lambeth a cricket ball's throw way from The Oval. They have a lovely wild garden out the back, ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Duchy Arms
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
63 Sancroft Street, Lambeth, London SE11 | 13 minutes from SW8 1AS
Gastropub... More
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Nine Elms Tavern
London > Nightlife > Pubs
Riverlight Quay, Nine Elms Lane, SW8 | 18 minutes from SW8 1AS
On Riverlight Quay near Battersea Power Station stands Young's pub Nine Elms Tavern, named after the neighbourhood created by the regeneration ... More
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Nightlife near SW8 1AS

SW8 1AS clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Fire
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
South Lambeth Road, Vauxhall, Lambeth, London SW8 | 9 minutes from SW8 1AS
London's biggest and best gay venue, Fire hosts a cluster of different club nights including more and more straight-friendly one-off parties over the weekends. Newly redesigned ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The LightBox
London > Nightlife >
6a South Lambeth Place, Lambeth, London SW8 | 10 minutes from SW8 1AS
A visual feast, Lightbox is three room club in Vauxhall which takes its name from the LED walls and ceiling that cover the club's main room. ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
South London Pacific
London > Nightlife > Bars
340 Kennington Road, Kennington, London SE11 | 11 minutes from SW8 1AS
Ten minutes from the nearest tube, in a drab and ugly corner of Oval, sits one of the most surreal nightlife experiences you can have in ... More
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Meeting venue hire near SW8 1AS

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near SW8 1AS.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Battersea Barge
London > Business > Venue Hire
Riverside Walk, Nine Elms Lane, Nine Elms Lane, Vauxhall, Battersea, London SW8 | 18 minutes from SW8 1AS
In the shadow of the Battersea Power Station, the Battersea Barge is a unique venue that's open daily for food, drink and ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Tate Britain
London > Business > Venue Hire
Millbank, Westminster, London SW1P | 18 minutes from SW8 1AS
Conference facilities can accomodate up to 1550 people.... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Imperial War Museum
London > Business > Venue Hire
Lambeth Road, Southwark, London SE1 | 24 minutes from SW8 1AS
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
 
 

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