Great Portland Street

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Great Portland Street, Fitzrovia, City of Westminster, London W1W

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Welcome to our guide for the area around Great Portland Street in City of Westminster. Below we present a selection of upcoming events, local attractions and great places to eat and shop.

The nearest station to Great Portland Street is Great Portland Street Tube Station which is about 6 minutes to the North West.

Great Portland Street is in the London area of Fitzrovia.

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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

Oxford Circus Tube Station
6 minutes walk
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

Camden Road Overground Station
30 minutes walk
Euston Railway Station
14 minutes walk
Car Parks

Car Parks

Clipstone Street Masterpark
1 minutes walk
Collingwood House NCP
2 minutes walk

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    Grange Langham Court Hotel
    London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel † from £69† 42% off
    31-35 Langham Street, W1W | 1 minute from Great Portland Street
    The Grange Langham Court Hotel is ideally located in central London " moments away from London's famous Regent Street and only a short walk from Oxford ... More
    Grange Fitzrovia Hotel London
    London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel † from £69† 28% off
    20-28 Bolsover Street, W1W | 3 minutes from Great Portland Street
    The Grange Fitzrovia Hotel lies in the heart of London's West End and is just minutes away from the exciting buzz of the famous theatres and ... More
    Langham Hotel London
    London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel † from £180† 30% off
    1c Portland Place, W1B | 3 minutes from Great Portland Street
    A lavish £80m refurbishment reasserts the brilliance of this Victorian hotel first opened in 1865 - the first grand hotel in London and possibly the most ... More
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    Events near Great Portland Street

    Near Great Portland Street
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    Sinatra at The London Palladium
    London > Events > Concerts †Dates: 10th July to 10th October 2015
    London Palladium, 8 Argyll Street, W1F | 7 minutes from Great Portland Street
    A centenary celebration of ol' Blue Eyes, this multimedia concert marks 100 years since Frank Sinatra's birth. Rare and never before seen footage of the legendary ...More
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    The Gruffalo: Tall Stories Theatre Company
    London > Events > Theatre †Dates: 1st July to 6th September 2015
    Lyric Shaftesbury Avenue, Shaftesbury Avenue, W1D | 13 minutes from Great Portland Street
    The Gruffalo is a classic that kiddies just love and this Tall Stories adaptation of the picture book by Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler is "A ...More
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    The Curious Incident Of The Dog In The Night-Time
    London > Events > Theatre †Dates: 24th June 2014 to 24th October 2015
    Gielgud Theatre, Shaftesbury Avenue, Soho, London W1D | 13 minutes from Great Portland Street
    This stage adaptation by Simon Stephens of Mark Haddon's hugely popular novel had a successful run at the National Theatre. Since then 'The Curious Incident of ...More
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    Regent Street Cinema
    London > Entertainment > Cinemas
    309 Regent Street, Marylebone, London W1B | 4 minutes from Great Portland Street
    The historic Regent Street Cinema is where the first ever performance of moving images took place. Created by the Lumière brothers, the film was shown as ... More
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    The New Diorama Theatre
    London > Entertainment > Theatres
    15-16 Triton Street, Regents Place, Fitzrovia, London NW1 | 6 minutes from Great Portland Street
    The New Diorama Theatre is an 80-seat performance space located in central London, close to Great Portland Street, dedicated to presenting the work of theatre companies ... More
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    Wigmore Hall
    London > Entertainment > Classical Music
    36 Wigmore Street, Marylebone, London W1U | 6 minutes from Great Portland Street
    Built by the Bechstein piano company in 1901, this grandiose concert hall is regarded by many as London's best venue for chamber and solo performances. Wigmore ... More
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    Sights and Attractions near Great Portland Street

    The best museums, galleries, attractions near Great Portland Street
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    BBC Broadcasting House
    London > Attractions > Sights
    2-22 Portland Place, Fitzrovia, London W1A | 2 minutes from Great Portland Street
    BBC HQ and home, in particular, to the BBC's famous Radio Theatre, Broadcasting House is an iconic building in Portland Place. This purpose-built broadcast centre, erected ... More
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    All Souls Church Langham Place
    London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
    2 All Souls Place, Fitzrovia, London W1B | 2 minutes from Great Portland Street
    All Souls Church was the creation of the Prince Regent's favourite designer, John Nash. It was erected in 1824 and formed the pivotal point for Nash's ... More
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    Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA)
    London > Attractions > Cafes and Delis
    66 Portland Place, Fitzrovia, London W1B | 3 minutes from Great Portland Street
    London’s architecture seamlessly blends the old and new world together, and there could not be a more appropriate place to admire this fluid magnificence than at ... More
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    Shopping near Great Portland Street

    The best shops and markets near Great Portland Street
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    Aquatic Design Centre
    London > Shopping > Pet Care
    109 Great Portland Street, Fitzrovia, London W1W | On Great Portland Street
    Design-led aquarium in centre of town. Tucked away from the bustle of Oxford Street, lurks this fish-filled fantasia. If you need a break from the chaos of ... More
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    Villandry Delicatessen
    London > Shopping > Delicatessens
    170 Great Portland Street, Fitzrovia, London W1W | 2 minutes from Great Portland Street
    This wide-ranging delicatessen, (attached to the famous restaurant) is located in what once were the unpromising wastelands north of Oxford Street. As the area developed, so ... More
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    John Frieda
    London > Shopping > Hair and Grooming
    75 New Cavendish Street, Marylebone, London W1G | 3 minutes from Great Portland Street
    John Frieda is a big media hairdresser, with a celebrity client list to die for. Established for over 20 years, the cutting skills here are legendary. ... More
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    Restaurants near Great Portland Street

    What are the best dining options near Great Portland Street London?
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    Pret A Manger
    London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
    136 Great Portland Street, Fitzrovia, London W1W | 1 minute from Great Portland Street
    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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    The Crown & Sceptre
    London > Restaurants > Gastropub
    86 Great Titchfield Street, Fitzrovia, London W1W | 2 minutes from Great Portland Street
    Following a refurbishment in 2014, the Crown & Sceptre in Fritzrovia has revealed a new look and an improved range of beers including London brews, seasonally ... More
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    Villandry Great Portland Street
    London > Restaurants > French restaurants
    170 Great Portland Street, Bloomsbury, Fitzrovia, London W1W | 2 minutes from Great Portland Street
    A stone's throw away from Marylebone and Oxford Street is the original Villandry, one of two such restaurants in London - the second is in St. ... More
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    Education near Great Portland Street

    Near Great Portland Street
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    Cookery School
    London > Education > Cookery Courses
    15B Little Portland Street, Fitzrovia, London W1W | 4 minutes from Great Portland Street
    Awarded The Best City Cookery School 2013, the Cookery School at Little Portland Street has been teaching people to make simple, honest food for more than ... More
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    L'Atelier des Chefs
    London > Education > Adult Education
    19 Wigmore Street, Marylebone, London W1U | 6 minutes from Great Portland Street
    Whether you're a Nigella or not in the kitchen, the L'atelier des Chefs cookery school can teach you something. Classes are given in the basement kitchens ... More
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    La Cucina Caldesi
    London > Education > Cookery Courses
    118 Marylebone Lane, Marylebone, London W1U | 7 minutes from Great Portland Street
    The Caldesi family first set up a cooking school in Giancarlo's native Tuscany. His 'Return to Tuscany' was captured by BBC cameras and dished up on ... More
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    Leisure near Great Portland Street

    Great Portland Street gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
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    Chuan Spa
    London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
    1c Portland Place, Marylebone, London W1B | 3 minutes from Great Portland Street
    Chuan Spa, based at the Langham Hotel, is the ultimate in spa and wellbeing experiences. Designed to create a tranquil atmosphere to maximise relaxation, Chuan Spa ... More
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    The London Academy of Krav Maga
    London > Leisure > Martial Arts
    309 Regent Street, Marylebone, London W1B | 4 minutes from Great Portland Street
    Despite several high-profile aficionados – J-Lo and Angelina Jolie included – Israel’s contribution to martial arts is still unknown to the general public. Krav Maga ... More
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    Agua at Sanderson
    London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
    The Sanderson, 50 Berners Street, Fitzrovia, London W1T | 5 minutes from Great Portland Street
    Walking into the clean white space that is the Agua Spa at The Sanderson is instantly calming, relaxing and heavenly. There are 14 private treatment rooms, ... More
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    Pubs near Great Portland Street

    The best pubs near London Great Portland Street.
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    The Crown & Sceptre
    London > Restaurants > Gastropub
    86 Great Titchfield Street, Fitzrovia, London W1W | 2 minutes from Great Portland Street
    Following a refurbishment in 2014, the Crown & Sceptre in Fritzrovia has revealed a new look and an improved range of beers including London brews, seasonally ... More
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    King & Queen
    London > Nightlife > Pubs
    1 Foley Street, Fitzrovia, London W1W | 2 minutes from Great Portland Street
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    Lowdown at the Albany
    London > Nightlife > Pubs
    Lowdown at the Albany, 240 Great Portland Street, Fitzrovia, London W1W | 5 minutes from Great Portland Street
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    Nightlife near Great Portland Street

    Great Portland Street clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
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    The Lucky Pig
    London > Nightlife > Bars
    5 Clipstone Street, Fitzrovia, Fitzrovia, London W1W | 1 minute from Great Portland Street
    Elusive location? Check. Mismatched furniture? Check. Random antiques used for decoration? Check. And finally: an extensive cocktail list? Check. The Lucky Pig has all the elements ... More
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Artesian
    London > Nightlife > Bars
    Langham Hotel, 1C Portland Place, Marylebone, London W1B | 3 minutes from Great Portland Street
    Enjoy dominoes and daiquris on Mondays from 5pm or sax on Saturday nights from 8pm at one of London's most glamourous hotel cocktail bars. When the ... More
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    The Social
    London > Nightlife > Bars
    5 Little Portland Street, Fitzrovia, London W1W | 3 minutes from Great Portland Street
    This central bar has an excellent music policy, friendly staff and delicious food and cocktails. Home to many a star-studded occasion, it is the ideal spot ... More
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    Meeting venue hire near Great Portland Street

    Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Great Portland Street.
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    28 Portland Place
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    28 Portland Place, Fitzrovia, London W1B | 2 minutes from Great Portland Street
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    The Sanderson Hotel
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    50 Berners Street, Fitzrovia, London W1T | 5 minutes from Great Portland Street
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    The Rathbone Hotel
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    30 Rathbone Street, Fitzrovia, London W1T | 6 minutes from Great Portland Street
    Centrally located in Fitzrovia, it's a short walk from The Rathbone to Oxford Street, Soho and London's theatre district. With high speed wireless broadband available in ... More

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    Virtual Control - Security And The Urban Imagination
    Exhibitions | Until 25th August 2015 

    Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) 3 minutes walk from Great Portland Street

    Virtual Control - Security and The Urban Imagination is an exhibition by artist and photographer Max Colson that explores surveillance ...More

    Allan Pickett at Sanderson
    Allan Pickett at Sanderson
    Foodie Events | Until 29th August 2015 

    Sanderson, A Morgans Hotel 5 minutes walk from Great Portland Street

    The Sanderson has teamed up with top London chef Allan Pickett to host its first-ever summer restaurant residency. Launching at ...More

     
    Shirley Baker: Women, Children and Loitering Men
    Shirley Baker: Women, Children and Loitering Men
    Exhibitions | Until 20th September 2015 

    Photographers' Gallery 7 minutes walk from Great Portland Street

    Documentary photographs depicting the urban clearance programmes of inner city Manchester and Salford by Shirley Baker, thought to be the ...More

     
    Sinatra at The London Palladium
    Sinatra at The London Palladium
    Concerts | Until 10th October 2015 

    London Palladium 7 minutes walk from Great Portland Street

    A centenary celebration of ol' Blue Eyes, this multimedia concert marks 100 years since Frank Sinatra's birth. Rare and never ...More

     
    Choke
    Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 23rd December 2015 

    The Roxy 9 minutes walk from Great Portland Street

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    Brief Encounter: A Porcelain-Decorated Secretaire By Martin Carlin: Lecture
    Exhibitions | On 29th July 2015 

    Wallace Collection 9 minutes walk from Great Portland Street

    An informative talk....More

    Life Size Portraits: Workshop (Ages 9-13)
    Kids Events | Until 30th July 2015 

    Wallace Collection 9 minutes walk from Great Portland Street

    Learn how to paint a life size portrait using oil paints ....More

    Teo & Davide Blues Duo
    Concerts | Until 29th August 2015 

    Ain't Nothin But Blues Bar 9 minutes walk from Great Portland Street

    The pair performs classic and contemporary blues....More

    Handel: A Life With Friends
    Exhibitions | Until 10th January 2016 

    Handel House Museum 9 minutes walk from Great Portland Street

    Handel scholar Ellen Harris explores the domestic life of the composer for new exhibition Handel: A Life With Friends at ...More

    Snake Davis Band
    Concerts | On 29th July 2015 

    Jazz@Pizza Express 10 minutes walk from Great Portland Street

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