Horse Guards Road

 
 
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Horse Guards Road, St James's, City of Westminster, London SW1A
 
 

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Welcome to our guide for the area around Horse Guards Road 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 Horse Guards Road is Westminster Tube Station which is about 5 minutes to the South East.

Horse Guards Road is in the London area of St James's.

 

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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

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

Railway Stations

 
Charing Cross Railway Station
 
7 minutes walk
 
Victoria Railway Station
 
16 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Q-Park Trafalgar
 
5 minutes walk
 
Leicester Square Masterpark
 
8 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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    The Trafalgar Hotel London
    London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £122  40% off
    2 Spring Gardens, SW1A | 6 minutes from Horse Guards Road
    Almost in the shadow of Nelson's Column, and with the Palaces of Whitehall looming behind it, this hotel is at the heart of the Capital. ... More
     
     
     
    Club Quarters Trafalgar Square
    London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £74  31% off
    8 Northumberland Avenue, WC2N | 6 minutes from Horse Guards Road
    A fantastic nineteenth century exterior hides a thoroughly modern hotel, with clean, minimalist design in the rooms. The biggest draw is the location, in the very ... More
     
     
     
    The Grand at Trafalgar Square
    London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £74  39% off
    8 Northumberland Avenue, WC2N | 6 minutes from Horse Guards Road
    A visually stunning building, The Grand at Trafalgar Square is a quintessential London hotel, located within the restored landmark Northumberland House - formerly the Victoria Hotel. ... More
     
     
     
     
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    Events near Horse Guards Road

    Near Horse Guards Road
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    The Winter's Tale
    London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 17th October 2015 to 16th January 2016
    Garrick Theatre, 2 Charing Cross Road, WC2H | 9 minutes from Horse Guards Road
    Two years in the making, actor and director Kenneth Branagh presents a five-play, year-long season at the Garrick Theatre in 2015. Launching the season, this reimagined ...More
     
     
     
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    The Painkiller
    London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 5th March to 30th April 2016
    Garrick Theatre, 2 Charing Cross Road, WC2H | 9 minutes from Horse Guards Road
    Sean Foley directs this adaptation of Francis Veber's classic play, The Painkiller, as part of Kenneth Branagh's five-play season at the Garrick Theatre. The production sees ...More
     
     
     
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    The Importance Of Being Earnest
    London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 24th June to 7th November 2015
    Vaudeville Theatre, 404 Strand, WC2R | 11 minutes from Horse Guards Road
    David Suchet, best known for his role as the precise Belgian detective Hercule Poirot, purses his lips as Lady Bracknell in Oscar Wilde's razor-sharp satire on ...More
     
     
     
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    Entertainment near Horse Guards Road

    Near Horse Guards Road
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    Haymarket Theatre Royal
    London > Entertainment > Theatres
    Haymarket, SW1Y | 7 minutes from Horse Guards Road
    The Haymarket Theatre was built by John Potter on the site of the King's Head Inn and the Gun Smith shop in 1702. It has had ... More
     
     
     
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    Playhouse Theatre
    London > Entertainment > Theatres
    Northumberland Avenue, Westminster, London WC2N | 7 minutes from Horse Guards Road
    A short step away from the main strip of West End theatres, the Playhouse's stylish curved facade is rather lost among the towering architecture of Charing ... More
     
     
     
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    Boat Show Comedy Club
    London > Entertainment > Comedy Clubs
    Tattershall Castle, Victoria Embankment, Westminster, London SW1A | 7 minutes from Horse Guards Road
    The Boat Show Comedy Club aboard the Tattershall Castle has consistently good line-ups and has played host to some of the finest comedy acts on the ... More
     
     
     
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    Sights and Attractions near Horse Guards Road

    The best museums, galleries, attractions near Horse Guards Road
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    Churchill War Rooms
    London > Attractions > Museums
    Clive Steps, King Charles Street, Westminster, London SW1A | 3 minutes from Horse Guards Road
    Winston Churchill directed the troops during World War II from a small warren of underground rooms, which are now open to the public. Visitors to the ... More
     
     
     
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    Horse Guards Parade
    London > Attractions > Other Attractions
    Whitehall, Westminster, London SW1A | 3 minutes from Horse Guards Road
    Horse Guards Parade is the setting for various military ceremonies throughout the year including the Trooping the Colour which marks the Queen's official birthday. At the ... More
     
     
     
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    Household Cavalry Museum
    London > Attractions > Museums
    Horse Guards, Whitehall, Westminster, London SW1A | 3 minutes from Horse Guards Road
    Visitors to the Household Cavalry Museum can watch troopers working with their horses in the original 18th century stables (via a glazed screen) and hear accounts ... More
     
     
     
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    Shopping near Horse Guards Road

    The best shops and markets near Horse Guards Road
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    Lock & Co
    London > Shopping > Clothing
    6 St James's Street, St James's, London SW1A | 7 minutes from Horse Guards Road
    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
     
     
     
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    John Lobb
    London > Shopping > Shoes
    9 St James's Street, St James's, London SW1A | 7 minutes from Horse Guards Road
    This historic bootmakers in St James's, set up in 1849, may be steeped in history but it's still the place to go for top quality tailor-made ... More
     
     
     
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    Berry Bros & Rudd
    London > Shopping > Wine Merchants
    3 St James's Street, St James's, London SW1A | 7 minutes from Horse Guards Road
    300-year-old wine emporium. From £5 bottles of Berry’s Good Ordinary Claret to £7000 bottles of Romanée Conti this historic wine emporium has something to suit every palate. ... More
     
     
     
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    Restaurants near Horse Guards Road

    What are the best dining options near Horse Guards Road London?
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    Inn the Park - St James's Park
    London > Restaurants > British restaurants
    St James's Park, St James's, London SW1A2BJ | 1 minute from Horse Guards Road
    Inn the Park is the brainchild of famed restaurateur Oliver Peyton, his idea being to cook up quality alternatives to the soggy sandwiches and warm cola ... More
     
     
     
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    Roux at Parliament Square
    London > Restaurants > French restaurants
    RICS, Parliament Square, Westminster, London SW1P | 4 minutes from Horse Guards Road
    Michelin-starred chef Michel Roux Jnr of Le Gavroche fame has put his name to this Westminster restaurant. Roux at Parliament Square is lucky to be located in a ... More
     
     
     
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    The Clarence
    London > Restaurants > Gastropub
    53 Whitehall, Westminster, London SW1A | 5 minutes from Horse Guards Road
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    Education near Horse Guards Road

    Near Horse Guards Road
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    Courtauld Institute of Art
    London > Education > Arts and Drama
    Somerset House, Covent Garden, London WC2R | 15 minutes from Horse Guards Road
    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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    Saw Swee Hock Student Centre
    London > Education > Universities and Colleges
    1 Sheffield Street, Holborn, London WC2A | 18 minutes from Horse Guards Road
    The award-winning Saw Swee Hock Student Centre, designed by Irish architects O'Donnell + Tuomey and awarded the RIBA London Building of the Year Award in 2014, ... More
     
     
     
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    English [Out There!]
    London > Education > English Language Courses
    10 Coptic Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1A | 19 minutes from Horse Guards Road
    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
     
     
     
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    Leisure near Horse Guards Road

    Horse Guards Road gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
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    So SPA Sofitel St James
    London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
    6 Waterloo Place, St James's, London SW1Y | 5 minutes from Horse Guards Road
    Opened in July 2009, So SPA by Sofitel is a stunning relaxation space - all marble and modern design - housed within the Sofitel St James ... More
     
     
     
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    ESPA Life at Corinthia
    London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
    Whitehall Place, Westminster, London SW1A | 6 minutes from Horse Guards Road
    The people at Espa take grooming pretty seriously, and quite rightly, when it comes to appearances it's often best to leave it to the experts. You'll ... More
     
     
     
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    Catalyst Health and Fitness Ltd
    London > Leisure > Fitness
    30 Bury Street, St James's, London SW1Y | 8 minutes from Horse Guards Road
    Catalyst personal trainers are among the best in London. Get fit without doing yourself an injury, lose weight with a specially devised programme or build your ... More
     
     
     
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    Pubs near Horse Guards Road

    The best pubs near London Horse Guards Road.
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    Red Lion Pub
    London > Nightlife > Pubs
    48 Parliament Street, Whitehall, Westminster, London SW1A | 4 minutes from Horse Guards Road
    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
     
     
     
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    The Clarence
    London > Restaurants > Gastropub
    53 Whitehall, Westminster, London SW1A | 5 minutes from Horse Guards Road
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    Two Chairmen Public House
    London > Restaurants > Gastropub
    39 Dartmouth Street, Westminster, London SW1H | 5 minutes from Horse Guards Road
    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
     
     
     
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    Nightlife near Horse Guards Road

    Horse Guards Road clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
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    Institute of Contemporary Art Bar & Cafe
    London > Nightlife > Bars
    12 Carlton House Terrace, The Mall, St James's, London SW1Y | 4 minutes from Horse Guards Road
    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
     
     
     
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    Vista
    London > Nightlife > Bars
    The Trafalgar, Trafalgar Square, Westminster, London SW1A | 5 minutes from Horse Guards Road
    This bar is all about location, location, location. Just a few steps from Nelson's Column, Vista is a rooftop bar upon the boutique Trafalgar Hotel. The ... More
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Rockwell
    London > Nightlife > Bars
    The Trafalgar, 2 Spring Gardens, Westminster, London SW1A | 6 minutes from Horse Guards Road
    Hotel bar on Trafalgar Square with public roof terrace. This bar is all about location, location, location. Just a few steps from Nelson's Column, the Trafalgar Hotel ... More
     
     
     
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    Meeting venue hire near Horse Guards Road

    Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Horse Guards Road.
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    Churchill Museum and Cabinet War Rooms
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    King Charles Street, Westminster, London SW1A | 3 minutes from Horse Guards Road
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    Banqueting House
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    Whitehall, Westminster, London SW1A | 3 minutes from Horse Guards Road
    The only surviving section of Whitehall Palace. In its heyday the largest royal palace in Europe, this historic venue is the only surviving section of Whitehall Palace ... More
     
     
     
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    The Queen Elizabeth II Conference Centre
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    Broad Sanctuary, Westminster, London SW1P | 4 minutes from Horse Guards Road
    Seven floors of purpose-built meeting space in the heart of Westminster, the Queen Elizabeth II Conference Centre (QEIICC) is a well known permanent conference space situated ... More
     
     
     
     
     

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    Eloise Hawser: Medivance
    Exhibitions | Until 6th September 2015 

    Institute of Contemporary Arts (ICA) 4 minutes walk from Horse Guards Road

    Solo exhibition that presents modern and contemporary work by the artist which will include a pair of hand made loafers ...More

    As Is
    Theatre | Until 1st August 2015 

    Trafalgar Studios 5 minutes walk from Horse Guards Road

    A West End transfer for the Finborough Theatre's 2013 staging of William M Hoffman's ground-breaking drama set in 1985 New ...More

    Constellations
    Constellations
    Theatre | Until 1st August 2015 

    Trafalgar Studios 5 minutes walk from Horse Guards Road

    Nick Payne's award-winning Constellations comes to Trafalgar Studios for a three week run this summer. The last of three Royal ...More

     
    Royal Opera House BP Big Screens 2015
    Royal Opera House BP Big Screens 2015
    Concerts | Until 22nd September 2015 

    Trafalgar Square 6 minutes walk from Horse Guards Road

    Three of the Royal Opera House's most emotionally powerful productions are broadcast live on a giant screen in Trafalgar Square ...More

     
    Hans Haacke: Gift Horse
    Hans Haacke: Gift Horse
    Exhibitions | Until 31st December 2015 

    Trafalgar Square 6 minutes walk from Horse Guards Road

    Hans Haacke's Gift Horse, a sculptural installation of a horse's skeleton, makes an eerie outline on the Fourth Plinth in ...More

     
    The Phantom of the Opera
    The Phantom of the Opera
    Theatre | Until 26th March 2016 

    Her Majesty's Theatre 6 minutes walk from Horse Guards Road

    Andrew Lloyd Webber's most enduring hit has been running since 1984 and is still as popular with audiences and critics ...More

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

    Houses of Parliament 7 minutes walk from Horse Guards Road

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

     
    The Elephant Man
    The Elephant Man
    Theatre | Until 8th August 2015 

    Haymarket Theatre Royal 7 minutes walk from Horse Guards Road

    Bradley Cooper reprised his 2012 role of Joseph Merrick in Bernard Pomerance's Tony Award-winning The Elephant Man last year on ...More

     
    1984
    Theatre | Until 5th September 2015 

    Playhouse Theatre 7 minutes walk from Horse Guards Road

    Robert Icke and Duncan Macmillan's multimedia adaptation of George Orwell's chilling vision of the future, which imagines a dystopian 1984 ...More

    Free Lunchtime Concert: Vivien Conacher And Juliane Gallant
    Concerts | On 28th July 2015 

    St Martin-in-the-Fields 8 minutes walk from Horse Guards Road

    The mezzo soprano and pianist perform....More

     
     
     
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