Great Smith Street

 
 
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Great Smith Street, Westminster, City of Westminster, London SW1P 
 

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Welcome to our guide for the area around Great Smith 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 Smith Street is St James's Park Tube Station which is about 4 minutes to the North West.

Great Smith Street is in the London area of Westminster.

 

LondonTown.com - Great Smith Street Location Map

 
 
 
Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
St James's Park Tube Station
 
4 minutes walk
 
Westminster Tube Station
 
6 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Victoria Railway Station
 
13 minutes walk
 
Charing Cross Railway Station
 
13 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Q-Park Westminster
 
2 minutes walk
 
Q-Park Trafalgar
 
12 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

Further articles featuring Great Smith Street on LondonTown.com

 
Christmas Day & Boxing Day

The Cinnamon Club The Old Westminster Library, 30 Great Smith Street, SW1P 3BU Christmas Day Not many of us would think of tucking into a curry on Christmas...

 
 
Christmas in London 2009: Christmas Day & Boxing Day

The Cinnamon Club The Old Westminster Library, 30 Great Smith Street, SW1P 3BU Open Christmas Day, 25th December 2009 | Closed Boxing Day Not many of us would think...

 
 
A London Christmas 2008: Christmas Day & Boxing Day

The Cinnamon Club The Old Westminster Library, 30 Great Smith Street, SW1P 3BU Open Christmas Day, 25th December 2008. Closed Boxing Day. Not many of us would think...

 
 
A London Christmas 2007: Christmas Day & Boxing Day

The Cinnamon Club The Old Westminster Library, 30 Great Smith Street, SW1P 3BU Open Christmas Day, 25th December 2007. Closed Boxing Day. Not many of us would think...

 
 
Autumn in London's Restaurants

The Cinnamon Club The Old Westminster Library, 30 Great Smith Street, SW1 Best for Exotica When it opened in 2001, The Cinnamon Club changed the way we look...

 
 
London Events 2014

Plan the perfect year in London with our pick of the capital's best events in 2014. From January through to December, every month boasts an impressive line-up of entertainment. So, take a look at our guide and be sure not to miss a thing.

 
THE BEST

Hotels near Great Smith Street

Near Great Smith Street
Conrad London St. James
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £212  36% off
22-28 Broadway, SW1H | 3 minutes from Great Smith Street
With Buckingham Palace, the Houses of Parliament, St James's Park and the Thames all on its doorstep, Conrad London St. James is the ideal option for ... More
 
 
 
St Ermin's Hotel London
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £133  21% off
2 Caxton Street, SW1H | 4 minutes from Great Smith Street
A listed Victorian building, this hotel has kept the old English charm beautifully intact while offering guests comfortable rooms and efficient Italian service. It's located in ... More
 
 
 
St James' Court, A Taj Hotel, London
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £99  36% off
45-51 Buckingham Gate, SW1E | 7 minutes from Great Smith Street
When it was built in 1897, this gloriously luxurious hotel was the London home for visiting aristocrats from throughout the world. Now, with its location in ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Events near Great Smith Street

Near Great Smith Street
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Richard III
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 1st July to 27th September 2014
Trafalgar Studios, 14 Whitehall, SW1A | 11 minutes from Great Smith Street
Sherlock star Martin Freeman stars as Richard III in Jamie Lloyd's production of Shakespeare's history drama, appearing alongside Gina McKee (Di & Viv & Rose, King ...More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Wicked
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 1st August 2010 to 21st March 2015 - Various Times
Apollo Victoria Theatre, 17 Wilton Road, Victoria, London SW1V | 12 minutes from Great Smith Street
'The Untold Story of the Witches of Oz' introduces us to some very familiar characters, years before they met Dorothy. One of them is a clever, ...More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 20th December 2014 to 9th May 2015
Playhouse Theatre, Northumberland Avenue, WC2N | 13 minutes from Great Smith Street
Olivier-Award winner Tamsin Greig (Episodes, Green Wing, Jumpy, God of Carnage), who made her name as Debbie Aldridge in Radio 4's The Archers, makes her musical ...More
 
 
 
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Entertainment near Great Smith Street

Near Great Smith Street
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
St John's Smith Square
London > Entertainment > Classical Music
Smith Square, Westminster, London SW1P | 4 minutes from Great Smith Street
Situated in the heart of Westminster, this stunning 18th century church was designed by architect Thomas Archer and completed in 1728. It is considered one of ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Westminster Cathedral
London > Entertainment > Classical Music
42 Francis Street, Westminster, London SW1P | 9 minutes from Great Smith Street
Neo-Byzantine Roman Catholic church. London’s only example of neo-Byzantine architecture and principal Roman Catholic Church, offers a magnificent campanile that emerges 274 feet into the sky. While ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
St James Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
12 Palace Street, Westminster, London SW1E | 10 minutes from Great Smith Street
Billed by its operators as 'the first newly built central London theatre in 30 years', St James Theatre opens to ... More
 
 
 
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Sights and Attractions near Great Smith Street

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Great Smith Street
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Westminster Abbey
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
Dean's Yard, Westminster, London SW1P | 1 minute from Great Smith Street
Most famous nowadays as the venue for royal weddings - including the marriage of Prince William and Catherine Middleton in 2011 - Westminster Abbey is also ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Jewel Tower
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
Abingdon Street, Westminster, London SW1P | 3 minutes from Great Smith Street
Across the road from the imposing Houses of Parliament, this simple, three-storey, 14th century tower often gets overlooked on the tourist trail. One of only ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Central Hall Westminster
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
Storey's Gate, Westminster, London SW1H | 3 minutes from Great Smith Street
Central London's largest conference and events venue has welcomed an array of illustrious speakers through the ages - including Gandhi, Churchill and the Prince of Wales. ... More
 
 
 
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Shopping near Great Smith Street

The best shops and markets near Great Smith Street
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
William Curley, Harrods
London > Shopping > Delicatessens
Brompton Road, Knightsbridge, SW1X | 7 minutes from Great Smith Street
The William Curley chocolate empire continues to swell with the opening of the patissier and chocolatier's latest concession in Harrods. Curley has worked with ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Cornucopia
London > Shopping > Clothing
12 Upper Tachbrook Street, Victoria, London SW1V | 11 minutes from Great Smith Street
This prized vintage shop, in business for 40 years and bursting at the seams with a mixed bag of period clothing, is sadly closing down. Due ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Lock & Co
London > Shopping > Clothing
6 St James's Street, St James's, London SW1A | 12 minutes from Great Smith Street
Founded in 1676, for centuries Lock & Co. has been the place to shop for a top hat if you're off to Ascot. The quaint shop ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Restaurants near Great Smith Street

What are the best dining options near Great Smith Street London?
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Cinnamon Club
London > Restaurants > Indian/South Asian restaurants
The Old Westminster Library, 30 Great Smith Street, Westminster, London SW1P | 1 minute from Great Smith Street
Set in the magnificent Old Westminster Library, The Cinnamon Club has a dignified, traditional vibe. The imposing setting is the height of late Victorian taste, and ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Cellarium Cafe and Terrace
London > Restaurants > British restaurants
20 Dean's Yard, Westminster Abbey, SW1P | 1 minute from Great Smith Street
British Cuisine... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Pret A Manger
London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
47 Great Peter Street, SW1P | 2 minutes from Great Smith Street
Pret a Manger sells up market fast food, hand made from natural ingredients, to take away or eat on site, in its trademark no nonsense chrome ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Education near Great Smith Street

Near Great Smith Street
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
English [Out There!]
London > Education > English Language Courses
10 Coptic Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1A | 26 minutes from Great Smith Street
English [Out There!] takes a very hands-on approach to learning English. The course places an emphasis on using what you have learned. Students are taken out ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Cookery School
London > Education > Cookery Courses
15B Little Portland Street, W1W | 27 minutes from Great Smith 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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
L'Atelier des Chefs
London > Education > Adult Education
19 Wigmore Street, W1U | 28 minutes from Great Smith 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
 
 
 
THE BEST

Leisure near Great Smith Street

Great Smith Street gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Urban Retreat at Harrods
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
5th Floor, Harrods, Westminster, London SW1X | 7 minutes from Great Smith Street
Surely one of the most desirable places to spoil yourself rotten - the Urban Retreat flagship spa sits ever so prettily on the top floor of ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
London Marriott Hotel County Hall Spa
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
Westminster Bridge Road, South Bank, London SE1 | 11 minutes from Great Smith Street
Fancy detoxing in the building where the Greater London Council used to run the city? The Spa at the London Marriott County ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Jubilee Gardens
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
3 Belvedere Road, South Bank, South Bank, London SE1 | 11 minutes from Great Smith Street
The concrete promenade along the South Bank greatly benefits from this large patch of green grass for striders, strollers and sightseers to relax on. Not ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Pubs near Great Smith Street

The best pubs near London Great Smith Street.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Two Chairmen Public House
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
39 Dartmouth Street, SW1H | 4 minutes from Great Smith Street
Two minutes away from Parliament Square and the Cabinet warm rooms, the Two Chairmen Public House is an olde worlde pub that retains a number of ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Red Lion Pub
London > Nightlife > Pubs
48 Parliament Street, Whitehall, Westminster, London SW1A | 6 minutes from Great Smith Street
Right across the street from the Houses of Parliament, the Red Lion is perfectly positioned for politicos to pop in for a pint after a heated ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Clarence
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
53 Whitehall, SW1A | 11 minutes from Great Smith Street
Gastropub... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Nightlife near Great Smith Street

Great Smith Street clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Tapster
London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
3 Brewers Green, Buckingham Gate, Westminster, London SW1H | 5 minutes from Great Smith Street
Wine Bar ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Cask & Glass
London > Nightlife > Bars
39 - 41 Palace Street, Westminster, London SW1E | 9 minutes from Great Smith Street
... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Institute of Contemporary Art Bar & Cafe
London > Nightlife > Bars
12 Carlton House Terrace, The Mall, St James's, London SW1Y | 11 minutes from Great Smith Street
The Institute of Contemporary Art on The Mall (just down the road from the Queen's pad) is a great place for a trendy drink after taking ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Meeting venue hire near Great Smith Street

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Great Smith Street.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Westminster Abbey
London > Business > Venue Hire
Victoria Street, Westminster, London SW1P | 1 minute from Great Smith Street
Conference facilities can accommodate for up to 1100 people.... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Emmanuel Centre
London > Business > Venue Hire
9-23 Marsham Street, Westminster, London SW1P | 3 minutes from Great Smith Street
Located in the heart of Westminster, the Emmanuel Centre is a distinctive Grade II listed building designed by renowned architect, Sir Herbert Baker. Originally built in ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Emmanuel Centre
London > Business > Venue Hire
9-23 Marsham Street, Westminster, London SW1P | 3 minutes from Great Smith Street
Located in the heart of Westminster, the Emmanuel Centre is a distinctive Grade II listed building designed by renowned architect, Sir Herbert Baker. The Centre houses ... More
 
 
 

Alternate names and popular misspellings for Great Smith Street

Great Smith Street, Great Smith Stret
 
 

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Houses of Parliament Guided Tours
Houses of Parliament Guided Tours
Tours | Until 31st December 2015 

Houses of Parliament 5 minutes walk from Great Smith Street

One of the world's most iconic buildings is The Palace of Westminster, more commonly known as the Houses of Parliament. ...More

 
Gardens And War
Exhibitions | Until 24th December 2014 

Garden Museum 9 minutes walk from Great Smith Street

Exhibition at the Garden Museum examining the way in the which the domestic garden has been utilised by the state ...More

Tate Britain Commission 2014: Phyllida Barlow
Tate Britain Commission 2014: Phyllida Barlow
Exhibitions | Until 2nd November 2014 

Tate Britain 10 minutes walk from Great Smith Street

The annual Tate Britain Commission, which fills Tate Britain's Duveen Galleries with a piece of specially created contemporary art, will ...More

 
Late Turner: Painting Set Free
Late Turner: Painting Set Free
Exhibitions | Until 25th January 2015 

Tate Britain 10 minutes walk from Great Smith Street

Well timed to coincide with the movie of Turner, this major survey of the last works of the influential British ...More

 
Breeders
Theatre | Until 4th October 2014 

St James Theatre 10 minutes walk from Great Smith Street

Andrea and her wife Caroline, with their seemingly perfect life, want a baby. They come up with the idea of ...More

City Stories
Theatre | Until 28th October 2014 

St James Theatre 10 minutes walk from Great Smith Street

James Phillips directs and writes this cabaret drama, which interweaves London love stories with original music composed by singer-songwriter Rosabella ...More

Royal Mews Tickets
Royal Mews Tickets
Attraction | Next performance 22nd September 2014 

Royal Mews 11 minutes walk from Great Smith Street

The Royal Mews forms part of Buckingham Palace and houses the carriages and horses used by the Queen and the ...More

 
The First Georgians: Art and Monarchy 1714-1760
The First Georgians: Art and Monarchy 1714-1760
Exhibitions | Until 12th October 2014 

The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace 11 minutes walk from Great Smith Street

Marking the 300th anniversary of the beginning of the Georgian era, T he First Georgians: Art and Monarchy 1714-1760 ...More

 
Royal Childhood
Royal Childhood
Kids Events | Until 28th September 2014 

Buckingham Palace 11 minutes walk from Great Smith Street

The eagerly awaited announcement of the birth of Prince George of Cambridge at 4.24pm on 22nd July 2013 is one ...More

 
Buckingham Palace Tickets - Summer Opening
Buckingham Palace Tickets - Summer Opening
Tours | Until 28th September 2014 

Buckingham Palace 11 minutes walk from Great Smith Street

Every summer inquisitive visitors get the chance to look round Buckingham Palace and admire the interiors of the principal royal ...More

 
 
 
 
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