Gloucester Road

 
 
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Gloucester Road, South Kensington, Kensington and Chelsea, London SW7 
 

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

The nearest station to Gloucester Road is Gloucester Road Tube Station which is about 4 minutes to the South .

Gloucester Road is in the London area of South Kensington.

 

LondonTown.com - Gloucester Road Location Map

 
 
 
Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Gloucester Road Tube Station
 
4 minutes walk
 
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
 
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Young Street NCP
 
8 minutes walk
 
Royal Garden Hotel NCP
 
9 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

Further articles featuring Gloucester Road on LondonTown.com

 
Petal Power

Fake Landscapes 164 Old Brompton Road, SW5 0BA As much as sending fresh, sweet-smelling, cut flowers is a heady romantic gesture, the last thing you want to...

 
 
Mother's Day Restaurants

Launceston Place 1a Launceston Place, W8 5RL Tucked away in the back streets of Kensington, Launceston Place is a real hidden gem in our book...

 
 
Flower Power

Fake Landscapes 164 Old Brompton Road, SW5 0BA As much as sending fresh, sweet-smelling, cut flowers is a heady romantic gesture, the last thing you want to...

 
 
Petal Power

Fake Landscapes 164 Old Brompton Road, SW5 0BA As much as sending fresh, sweet-smelling, cut flowers is a heady romantic gesture, the last thing you want to...

 
 
What's New in London

The Penny Black Restaurant Opened February 2011 British restaurant The Penny Black Restaurant showcases British food favourites to create a new dining experience in the sophisticated...

 
 
What to do in London Throughout 2014

Discover the best of London's entertainment this year with our comprehensive guide to 2014's top events. From theatre to art and music to sport, London in 2014 has something for everyone - so read on to find out what London town has to offer.

 
THE BEST

Hotels near Gloucester Road

Near Gloucester Road
Rydges Kensington London
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £53  21% off
61 Gloucester Road, SW7 | 2 minutes from Gloucester Road
A clean and bright boutique, Victorian hotel, the Rydges Kensington London offers excellent proximity to London's celebrated museums and the Royal Albert Hall. Only 75 metres ... More
 
 
 
Grange Strathmore Hotel London
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £50  34% off
41 Queen's Gate Gardens, SW7 | 3 minutes from Gloucester Road
Ideally located in London's affluent and fashionable Kensington area, the Grange Strathmore Hotel is an elegantly restored London townhouse, combining Victorian splendour with modern day luxury. ... More
 
 
 
Crowne Plaza London Kensington
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £68  37% off
100 Cromwell Road, SW7 | 3 minutes from Gloucester Road
Though it looks like a traditional town-house hotel from the outside, with its attractive pillared entrance and Georgian fa'ade, this hotel is full of modern luxuries, ... More
 
 
 
 
THE BEST

Events near Gloucester Road

Near Gloucester Road
Today Only
Letters Of Note: Alfred Russell Wallace: Talk
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: Tuesday 27th January 2015 - 2.30pm
Natural History Museum, Cromwell Road, South Kensington, London SW7 | 5 minutes from Gloucester Road
Find out how Museum archivists care for the Wallace Collection....More
 
 
 
Today Only
Oboe Masterclass With Jacques Tys
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: Tuesday 27th January 2015 - 10am
Royal College of Music, Prince Consort Road, South Kensington, London SW7 | 6 minutes from Gloucester Road
RCM Prince Consort Professor Jacques Tys works with woodwind players....More
 
 
 
Today Only
Joe Victor
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Tuesday 27th January 2015 - 8pm-11.30pm
The Troubadour, 263-267 Brompton Road, SW5 | 14 minutes from Gloucester Road
Rock'n'roll, blues and folk from the Italian singer-songwriter....More
 
 
 
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Entertainment near Gloucester Road

Near Gloucester Road
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Science Museum IMAX
London > Entertainment > Cinemas
Exhibition Road, Knightsbridge, South Kensington, London SW7 | 6 minutes from Gloucester Road
The huge IMAX screen - ten times bigger than the average screen - at the Science Museum is one of the few places in London where ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Royal College of Music
London > Entertainment > Classical Music
Prince Consort Road, South Kensington, London SW7 | 6 minutes from Gloucester Road
The Royal College of Music is the school where Gustav Hoilst, Andrew Lloyd Webber, Benjamin Britten, James Galway, Joan Sutherland and Ralph Vaughan Williams learnt their ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Cine Lumiere
London > Entertainment > Cinemas
Institut Francais Cultural Centre, 17 Queensberry Place, South Kensington, London SW7 | 6 minutes from Gloucester Road
The Cine Lumiere is a shining beacon for all fans of European and World cinema. Attached to the Institut Francais, its programme is varied and intelligent, ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Sights and Attractions near Gloucester Road

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Gloucester Road
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Natural History Museum
London > Attractions > Museums
Cromwell Road, South Kensington, London SW7 | 5 minutes from Gloucester Road
The Natural History Museum is sure to impress even the most jaded of children. This ornate museum is home to more than 70 million specimens from ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Science Museum
London > Attractions > Museums
Exhibition Road, South Kensington, London SW7 | 6 minutes from Gloucester Road
The Science Museum in South Kensington houses one of the most comprehensive collections looking at the development of science and industry, and it is all done ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Information Age
London > Attractions > Museums
Science Museum, Exhibition Road, SW7 | 6 minutes from Gloucester Road
A major permanent gallery on the second floor of the Science Museum, open on 25th October 2014, Information Age: Six Networks That Changed Our World is ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Shopping near Gloucester Road

The best shops and markets near Gloucester Road
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Moxon's
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
17 Bute Street, South Kensington, London SW7 | 8 minutes from Gloucester Road
Fishmonger Robin Moxon is regarded as one of the best suppliers of fish in London and is all too familiar with early morning trips to Billingsgate ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Whole Foods Market
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
6397 Kensington High Street, Kensington, London W8 | 8 minutes from Gloucester Road
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
La Cave a Fromage
London > Shopping > Delicatessens
24-25 Cromwell Place, South Kensington, London SW7 | 8 minutes from Gloucester Road
In true French style, this chic cheese shop piles its wares high and stinking, with no fridges, or glass barriers to stop customers getting in for ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Restaurants near Gloucester Road

What are the best dining options near Gloucester Road London?
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Starbucks
London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
17 Gloucester Road, South Kensington, London SW7 | 1 minute from Gloucester Road
The ubiquitous Seattle based coffee shop can unsurprisingly be found all over London. Thanks to its market saturation policy, branches resemble the Capital’s buses by always ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
L'Etranger
London > Restaurants > French restaurants
36 Gloucester Road, Kensington, London SW7 | 1 minute from Gloucester Road
Marrying the French traditions acquired whilst studying under triple Michelin-starred Pierre Gagnaire with the best elements of Indochinese cooking, L'Etranger's Executive Chef, Jerome Tauvron, has succeeded ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Meursault
London > Restaurants > French restaurants
36 Gloucester Road, South Kensington, SW7 | 1 minute from Gloucester Road
French Cuisine... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Education near Gloucester Road

Near Gloucester Road
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Dana Centre
London > Education > Evening Classes
165 Queen's Gate, South Kensington, South Kensington, London SW7 | 3 minutes from Gloucester Road
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The London School of Painting and Drawing
London > Education > Evening Classes
23 Kensington Square, Kensington, London W8 | 7 minutes from Gloucester Road
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Royal College of Art, Dyson Building
London > Education > Universities and Colleges
1 Hester Road, SW11 | 26 minutes from Gloucester Road
The £21 million Dyson Building makes up the largest part of the purpose-built Battersea campus of the prestigious Royal College of Art. Located at 1 Hester ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Leisure near Gloucester Road

Gloucester Road gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Roof Gardens
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
99 Kensington High Street, Kensington, London W8 | 8 minutes from Gloucester Road
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
London Archers
London > Leisure > Activities
Perks Field, Kensington Palace, Kensington, London W8 | 11 minutes from Gloucester Road
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
G-Spa
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
63-81 Pelham Street, South Kensington, London SW7 | 12 minutes from Gloucester Road
Downstairs from LA Fitness (keep going past the people who look like they're about to die on the running machines) you'll find G-Spa. A world away ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Pubs near Gloucester Road

The best pubs near London Gloucester Road.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Devonshire Arms W8
London > Nightlife > Pubs
37 Marloes Road, Kensington, London W8 | 8 minutes from Gloucester Road
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Duke of Clarence
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
148 Old Brompton Road, South Kensington, SW5 | 8 minutes from Gloucester Road
Gastropub... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Abingdon
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
54 Abingdon Road, Kensington, Kensington, London W8 | 11 minutes from Gloucester Road
... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Nightlife near Gloucester Road

Gloucester Road clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Babylon at the Roof Gardens
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
99 Kensington High Street, Kensington, London W8 | 8 minutes from Gloucester Road
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 | 10 minutes from Gloucester Road
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
Ping
London > Nightlife > Bars
180-184 Earl's Court Road, SW5 | 11 minutes from Gloucester Road
We can't help but feel that Boris Johnson would approve of Ping, a cavernous venue which serves cocktails, pizzas and ping pong (or whiff whaff if ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Meeting venue hire near Gloucester Road

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Gloucester Road.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Gore Hotel
London > Business > Venue Hire
190 Queen's Gate, Kensington, South Kensington, London SW7 | 5 minutes from Gloucester Road
... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Natural History Museum
London > Business > Venue Hire
Cromwell Road, South Kensington, London SW7 | 5 minutes from Gloucester Road
The Natural History Museum is sure to impress even the most jaded of children. This ornate museum is home to more than 70 million specimens from ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Great Hall, Imperial College
London > Business > Venue Hire
South Kensington Campus, SW7 | 6 minutes from Gloucester Road
One of London's largest academic venues, the Imperial College London has a portfolio of more than 200 meeting and seminar rooms. Its largest conference room, The ... More
 
 
 
 

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The Great Debate Workshop
Exhibitions | Until 25th March 2015 

Natural History Museum 5 minutes walk from Gloucester Road

The great 1860 evolution debate workshop....More

Images of Nature
Images of Nature
Exhibitions | Next performance 27th January 2015 

Natural History Museum 5 minutes walk from Gloucester Road

Women artists are the theme of Natural History Museum's temporary exhibition in the Images of Nature gallery, which showcases botanical ...More

 
Wildlife Photographer of the Year
Wildlife Photographer of the Year
Exhibitions | Until 30th August 2015 

Natural History Museum 5 minutes walk from Gloucester Road

Some photographers wait for weeks in order to catch that one great action shot, some set up elaborate timing mechanisms. ...More

 
Letters Of Note: Alfred Russell Wallace: Talk
Exhibitions | On 27th January 2015 

Natural History Museum 5 minutes walk from Gloucester Road

Find out how Museum archivists care for the Wallace Collection....More

Storytelling With Puppets: Jackie And The Beanstalk & Three Billy Goats Gruff (Over 3s)
Kids Events | Until 12th February 2015 

Natural History Museum 5 minutes walk from Gloucester Road

An interactive session learning about natural history....More

Aleksander Kolkowski: The Exponential Horn: In Search Of Perfect Sound
Exhibitions | Until 20th November 2015 

Science Museum 6 minutes walk from Gloucester Road

An installation by the Science Museum's Sound Artist in Residence in 2012, featuring a full-size reconstruction of the UK's largest ...More

Engineer Your Future
Exhibitions | Until 17th December 2017 

Science Museum 6 minutes walk from Gloucester Road

A contemporary exhibition looking at engineering and the role of engineers, with interactive challenges for visitors....More

Drawn By Light: The Royal Photographic Society Collection
Exhibitions | Until 1st March 2015 

Science Museum 6 minutes walk from Gloucester Road

Over 200 images and artefacts by leading historical names in the world of photography, including works from the 1820s by ...More

Cosmos & Culture
Exhibitions | Until 31st December 2015 

Science Museum 6 minutes walk from Gloucester Road

Explore how astronomy has changed how the universe is seen. Objects from ancient heritage to cutting edge technology show the ...More

Shackleton's Man Goes South
Exhibitions | Until 26th April 2015 

Science Museum 6 minutes walk from Gloucester Road

Shackleton's Man Goes South is the name of a novel by Tony White and a display in the Atmosphere gallery ...More

 

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February in London 2015
February in London 2015

Maxine Peake, Ralph Fiennes and Juliet Stevenson make February 2015 a strong month for new theatre in London. Beatles ...More

 
Alternative Afternoon Tea in London
Alternative Afternoon Tea in London

Afternoon Tea is one tradition that London has perfected and there are countless venues serving finger sandwiches, dainty cakes ...More

 
ITU World Triathlon London
ITU World Triathlon London
Sporting Events | 30th May 2015 - 31st May 2015 

Hyde Park

Following the overwhelming success of the 2012 Olympics and a spectacular ITU World Triathlon Series grand final, hosted here ...More

 
Peace Direct: Mark Rylance, Sophie Okonedo, Gina McKee
Peace Direct: Mark Rylance, Sophie Okonedo, Gina McKee
Theatre | On 8th February 2015 

Bush Hall

Mark Rylance, Sophie Okonedo, Gina McKee and Meera Syal speak the words of people who have made huge sacrifices (sometimes ...More

 
Clerkenwell Design Week
Clerkenwell Design Week
Exhibitions | 19th May 2015 - 21st May 2015 

Crypt on the Green

Taking place at some of the more unusual locations in Clerkenwell - The Farmiloe Building, and the Priory ...More

 
London Fashion Week
London Fashion Week
Shopping | 20th February 2015 - 24th February 2015 

Somerset House

Over 70 designers are confirmed to show at London Fashion Week which, alongside New York, Paris and Milan, is one ...More

 
Gay Down With Dating
Seasonal | On 12th February 2015 

The Vauxhall Griffin

After the success of their original Down With Dating event, Feeling Gloomy now present their inaugural gay event. Taking place ...More

Harringay Local Store
Harringay Local Store
Opened 12th January 2015 

Harringay locals, couple Ebony and Paul Harding, are behind this supermarket with a difference. Harringay Local Store unites their two ...More

 
Bleecker Street Burger
Bleecker Street Burger
Opened January 2015 

The stylish Bleecker Street Burger matt black truck has moved around town a bit - it was part of KERB, ...More

 
Bonnie Gull Seafood Bar
Bonnie Gull Seafood Bar
Opens 3rd February 2015 

Nick Lloyd Webber (son of Andrew) has created his first original score for the stage for this musical version of ...More

 
 
 
 
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