Welcome to our guide for the area around W8 5SA in Kensington and Chelsea. Below we present a selection of upcoming events, local attractions and great places to eat and shop.

The nearest underground station to W8 5SA is High Street Kensington Tube Station

 

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Gloucester Road Tube Station
 
11 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
 
 
 
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Young Street NCP
 
2 minutes walk
 
Hornton Street Car Park
 
3 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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Kensington Close Hotel & Spa
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £67  30% off
Wrights Lane, W8 | 1 minute from W8 5SA
In 2012 Kensington Close Hotel & Spa completed a £40m renovation and extension project in celebration of their Golden 50th Birthday. This includes over 700 ... More
 
 
 
Copthorne Tara Hotel London Kensington
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £57  35% off
Scarsdale Place, W8 | 2 minutes from W8 5SA
On a quiet residential corner just off High Street Kensington, this high rise hotel benefits from a wealth of shops, restaurants and bars outside its door. ... More
 
 
 
Royal Garden Hotel London
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £127  37% off
2-24 Kensington High Street, W8 | 4 minutes from W8 5SA
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
 
 
 
 
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A Kind Of Magic: A Celebration Of Freddie Mercury's 70th Birthday
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 6th September to 5th November 2016 - Various Times
W8 5SA, 4 Holland Street, W8 | 3 minutes from W8 5SA
Photographs documenting notable moments in the legendary musician's life, taken by photographer and close friend of Mercury's Richard Young....More
 
 
 
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Longest Reign
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 9th September 2015 to 31st December 2016 - 10am-5pm
W8 5SA, Kensington Gardens, W8 | 6 minutes from W8 5SA
A film installation celebrating key moments in the lives of Queen Victoria and Queen Elizabeth II, from the milestone coronations, weddings and births, to the roles ...More
 
 
 
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The Architecture Of A Baroque Home And Palace
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: Saturday 8th October 2016 - 11am-12.30pm
W8 5SA, Kensington Gardens, W8 | 6 minutes from W8 5SA
Architectural historian Adrian Tinniswood delivers an informative look at Baroque architecture....More
 
 
 
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The Threesixty Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Dial Walk, Kensington Gardens, Kensington, London W8 | 4 minutes from W8 5SA
... More
 
 
 
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Sights and Attractions near W8 5SA

The best museums, galleries, attractions near W8 5SA
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St Mary Abbots Parish Church
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
Kensington High Street, W8 | 2 minutes from W8 5SA
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 | 3 minutes from W8 5SA
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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18 Stafford Terrace (Linley Sambourne House)
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
18 Stafford Terrace, Kensington, London W8 | 4 minutes from W8 5SA
For a virtually untouched and immaculately preserved slice of Victorian living, visit this delightful building. One of the only genuine Victorian townhouses remaining and virtually unchanged ... More
 
 
 
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Shopping near W8 5SA

The best shops and markets near W8 5SA
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Hotel Chocolat
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
163 Kensington High Street, Kensington, London W8 | 2 minutes from W8 5SA
The High Street Kensington branch of Hotel Chocolat has an in-store cafe where weary shoppers can re-charge their batteries with a mug of Liquid Chocolat - ... More
 
 
 
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Whole Foods Market
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
6397 Kensington High Street, Kensington, London W8 | 3 minutes from W8 5SA
The Barkers Building on Kensington High Street used to house an entire department store so you can imagine how much fresh, good-for-you food you can fit ... More
 
 
 
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MAC Cosmetics
London > Shopping > Perfume and Cosmetics
28a Kensington Church Street, Kensington, London W8 | 3 minutes from W8 5SA
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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Pret A Manger
London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
14 Kensington Arcade, Kensington, London W8 | 1 minute from W8 5SA
Pret sells up market fast food, hand made from natural ingredients, to take away or eat on site, in its trademark no nonsense chrome interiors. The ... More
 
 
 
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Saf Kensington
London > Restaurants > Vegetarian restaurants
The Barkers Building, Whole Food market 1st Floor, Kensington, London W8 | 1 minute from W8 5SA
Vegetarian Cuisine... More
 
 
 
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Bone Daddies Whole Foods Market
London > Restaurants > Japanese restaurants
63-97 Kensington High Street, The Barkers Building, Kensington, London W8 | 1 minute from W8 5SA
Two years on from the ramen boom of 2012, when Bone Daddies ramen bar arrived in Soho with a bang, Bone Daddies comes to Kensington with ... More
 
 
 
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Education near W8 5SA

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The London School of Painting and Drawing
London > Education > Evening Classes
23 Kensington Square, Kensington, London W8 | 1 minute from W8 5SA
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
 
 
 
Heythrop College
London > Education > Universities and Colleges
Kensington Square, Kensington, London W8 | 2 minutes from W8 5SA
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Kensington and Chelsea Student Support Section
London > Education > Universities and Colleges
Town Hall, Hornton Street, Kensington, London W8 | 3 minutes from W8 5SA
Student support ... More
 
 
 
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Leisure near W8 5SA

W8 5SA gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
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The Roof Gardens
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
99 Kensington High Street, Kensington, London W8 | Same location as W8 5SA
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
 
 
 
Spirit Health Club
London > Leisure > Fitness
Posthouse Hotel Kensington, Wrights Lane, Kensington, London W8 | 1 minute from W8 5SA
Fitness Club ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
London Archers
London > Leisure > Activities
Perks Field, Kensington Palace, Kensington, London W8 | 6 minutes from W8 5SA
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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Pubs near W8 5SA

The best pubs near London W8 5SA.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Devonshire Arms W8
London > Nightlife > Pubs
37 Marloes Road, Kensington, London W8 | 5 minutes from W8 5SA
Always a popular hangout with the South Kensington locals, The Devonshire Arms had a fresh lick of paint in 2014 and emerged with its proper pub ... More
 
 
 
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The Abingdon
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
54 Abingdon Road, Kensington, Kensington, London W8 | 6 minutes from W8 5SA
... More
 
 
 
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The Scarsdale
London > Nightlife > Pubs
23A Edwards Square, Kensington, London W8 | 8 minutes from W8 5SA
If pubs were judged by their location and setting, The Scardale Tavern in Kensington would top many lists for this really is quaint London at its ... More
 
 
 
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Nightlife near W8 5SA

W8 5SA clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
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Babylon at the Roof Gardens
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
99 Kensington High Street, Kensington, London W8 | Same location as W8 5SA
Richard Branson's rooftop restaurant-come-nightclub at Kensington Roof Gardens is a favourite with the glam girls of Kensington, who can be seen at all hours sipping cocktails ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Piano
London > Nightlife > Bars
106 Kensington High Street, Kensington, London W8 | 1 minute from W8 5SA
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Hyde Kensington
London > Nightlife > Bars
1-1a Kensington High Street, W8 | 3 minutes from W8 5SA
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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Meeting venue hire near W8 5SA

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near W8 5SA.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Kensington Roof Gardens
London > Business > Venue Hire
99 Kensington High Street, Kensington, London W8 | Same location as W8 5SA
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Kensington Conference and Events Centre
London > Business > Venue Hire
Hornton Street, Kensington, London W8 | 3 minutes from W8 5SA
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 | 6 minutes from W8 5SA
Conference facilities can accomodate for up to 1040 people.... More
 
 
 
 
 

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Serpentine Gallery Pavilion 2016: Bjarke Ingels Group (BIG)
Serpentine Gallery Pavilion 2016: Bjarke Ingels Group (BIG)
Exhibitions | Until 9th October 2016 

Serpentine Gallery 2.3 miles from W8 5sa

This summer the Serpentine Pavilion, the annual architectural project commissioned by the Serpentine Gallery, goes beyond its usual scope ...More

 
London Life And Times: Medieval To Modern 1066-2000
Exhibitions | Until 12th July 2017 

Victoria and Albert (V & A) Museum 2.39 miles from W8 5sa

This course explores a thousand years of the city....More

High Renaissance To Baroque: 1500-1720
Exhibitions | Until 12th July 2017 

Victoria and Albert (V & A) Museum 2.39 miles from W8 5sa

Explore the art, architecture and decorative arts of Europe....More

Elytra Filament Pavilion
Elytra Filament Pavilion
Exhibitions | Until 6th November 2016 

Victoria and Albert (V & A) Museum 2.39 miles from W8 5sa

This newly-commissioned Elytra Filament Pavilion, a striking installation in the V&A's John Madejski Garden, has been created by architects and ...More

 
Undressed: A Brief History of Underwear
Undressed: A Brief History of Underwear
Exhibitions | Until 12th March 2017 

Victoria and Albert (V & A) Museum 2.39 miles from W8 5sa

Tighten your girdle. This spring the V&A tells the story of underwear, from the sensory to ...More

 
Engineering the World: Ove Arup and the Philosophy of Total Design
Engineering the World: Ove Arup and the Philosophy of Total Design
Exhibitions | Until 6th November 2016 

Victoria and Albert (V & A) Museum 2.39 miles from W8 5sa

He made ambitious designs for the Sydney Opera House and the Penguin Pool at ...More

 
Opus Anglicanum: Masterpieces of English Medieval Embroidery
Exhibitions | Until 8th January 2017 

Victoria and Albert (V & A) Museum 2.39 miles from W8 5sa

From the 12th to the 15th centuries, England was internationally famous mainly for one type of ...More

You Say You Want a Revolution: Records & Rebels 1966-70
You Say You Want a Revolution: Records & Rebels 1966-70
Exhibitions | Until 26th February 2017 

Victoria and Albert (V & A) Museum 2.39 miles from W8 5sa

Taking its title from the famous 1968 Beatles song, this major V&A exhibition ...More

 
Lunchtime Lecture: Engineering The World
Exhibitions | Until 28th September 2017 

Victoria and Albert (V & A) Museum 2.39 miles from W8 5sa

Talk by curators Maria Nicanor and Zofia Trafas White....More

David Gilmour
Concerts | Until 30th September 2016 

Royal Albert Hall 2.47 miles from W8 5sa

Psychedelic rock and blues from the Pink Floyd guitar virtuoso and singer, whose latest solo project is the studio album ...More

 
 
 
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