Strand

 
 
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Strand, Covent Garden, City of Westminster, London WC2R
 
 

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Welcome to our guide for the area around Strand 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 Strand is Covent Garden Tube Station which is about 4 minutes to the North West.

Strand is in the London area of Covent Garden.

 

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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Covent Garden Tube Station
 
4 minutes walk
 
Embankment Underground Station
 
5 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Charing Cross Railway Station
 
5 minutes walk
 
City Thameslink Station
 
15 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
St Martins Lane NCP
 
5 minutes walk
 
Upper St Martins Lane NCP
 
6 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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January in London 2012

Hajj: Journey to the Heart of Islam British Museum, WC1B 3DG 26th January 2012 - 15th April 2012 One of the five pillars of Islam central to Muslim...

 
 
February in London 2012

London Fashion Week Somerset House, WC2R 1LA 17th February 2012 - 22nd February 2012 This February London Fashion Week will be once again injecting a burst of style...

 
 
March in London 2012

Sweeney Todd Adelphi Theatre, WC2R 0NS 10th March 2012 - 22nd September 2012 The disturbingly humorous Sweeney Todd is returning to the West End in 2012. Starring Michael...

 
 
April in London 2012

World Photo London Somerset House, WC2R 1LA 27th April 2012 - 20th May 2012 This year Somerset House will once again be the host to World Photo London,...

 
 
June in London 2012

London Jewellery Week Somerset House, WC2R 1LA 11th June 2012 - 17th June 2012 There can be precious few people who aren't partial to a sparkling piece of...

 
 
What's on in London 2014

With an exciting calendar of events, London 2014 is shaping up to be another special year. Find out the best of what's happening throughout the capital this year with our thorough guide to 2014's finest entertainment.

 
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    Strand Palace Hotel London
    London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £33  31% off
    372 Strand, WC2R | On Strand
    This West End Art Deco hotel right on the Strand and next to Covent Garden is in a fantastic location for accessing central London and theatreland. ... More
     
     
     
    ME London
    London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £203  39% off
    336-337 The Strand, WC2R | 2 minutes from Strand
    A luxurious 5-star hotel situated right in the heart of the city, ME London offers guests a lavish accommodation experience. Floor-to-ceiling windows provide the impeccable guestrooms ... More
     
     
     
    The Waldorf Hilton Hotel London
    London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £149  36% off
    Aldwych, WC2B | 3 minutes from Strand
    Positioned between the City's Square Mile and the thriving West End, this grand, Edwardian Hilton hotel welcomes guests with a patisserie and champagne bar in the ... More
     
     
     
     
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    Events near Strand

    Near Strand
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Whose Line Is It Anyway?... Live
    London > Events > Comedy  Dates: 20th June to 5th July 2015
    Adelphi Theatre, 18-20 Maiden Lane, The Strand, WC2R | 2 minutes from Strand
    Sixteen years after it was cancelled in the UK, classic TV show Whose Line Is It Anyway? is set to be revived for a two-week live ...More
     
     
     
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    War Horse
    London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 28th March 2009 to 13th February 2016
    New London Theatre, Drury Lane, Covent Garden, London WC2B | 6 minutes from Strand
    This moving adaptation of Michael Morpurgo's World War I epic War Horse gets a West End transfer to the New London Theatre after two critically acclaimed ...More
     
     
     
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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 | 6 minutes from Strand
    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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    Entertainment near Strand

    Near Strand
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    Savoy Theatre
    London > Entertainment > Theatres
    Strand, Covent Garden, London WC2R | 1 minute from Strand
    Situated alongside the Savoy Hotel, the building of the current theatre with its Art Deco auditorium, was financed by Richard d'Oyly Carte with the considerable profits ... More
     
     
     
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    Aldwych Theatre
    London > Entertainment > Theatres
    Aldwych, Covent Garden, London WC2B4LD | 2 minutes from Strand
    With the Waldorf Hotel sandwiched inbetween them, the Aldwych and Strand theatres were originally built to work as a pair. The Aldwych is probably most noted for ... More
     
     
     
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    Novello Theatre
    London > Entertainment > Theatres
    Aldwych, Covent Garden, London WC2B | 2 minutes from Strand
    Built in 1905 to form a pair with the near-identical Aldwych Theatre, the Novello Theatre (formerly known as the Strand Theatre) is one of London's more ... More
     
     
     
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    Sights and Attractions near Strand

    The best museums, galleries, attractions near Strand
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    London Transport Museum
    London > Attractions > Museums
    Covent Garden Piazza, Covent Garden, London WC2E | 2 minutes from Strand
    After a two-year, £22 million refurbishment the London Transport Museum reopened on 22 November 2007 revealing more exhibition space than before. The museum travels back through ... More
     
     
     
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    London Film Museum Covent Garden
    London > Attractions > Museums
    45 Wellington Street, Covent Garden, London WC2E | 2 minutes from Strand
    The London Film Museum, located on the site of the Theatre Museum in the original Flower Cellars in the heart of Covent Garden, is the second ... More
     
     
     
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    Courtauld Institute Gallery
    London > Attractions > Art Galleries
    Courtauld Institute of Art, Somerset House, Covent Garden, London WC2R | 3 minutes from Strand
    Manet's 'Bar at the Folies-Bergeres', Van Gogh's 'Self-Portrait with a Bandaged Ear' and Renoir's 'La Loge' are just a few of the celebrated artworks displayed at ... More
     
     
     
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    Shopping near Strand

    The best shops and markets near Strand
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    The Albion Emporium
    London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
    38 Tavistock Street, Covent Garden, London WC2E | 2 minutes from Strand
    As British as a bacon buttie, buying your groceries at The Albion Emporium is like getting first dibs on Mrs Beeton's pantry. A bastion of Britishness, ... More
     
     
     
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    Primrose Bakery
    London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
    42 Tavistock Street, Covent Garden, London WC2E | 2 minutes from Strand
    If cupcakes are you cup of tea then head to the Covent Garden outlet of Primrose Bakery, a family owned enterprise which makes the most scrumptious ... More
     
     
     
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    Penhaligon's
    London > Shopping > Perfume and Cosmetics
    41 Wellington Street, Covent Garden, London WC2E | 2 minutes from Strand
    130-year-old scent emporium with royal warrants. For a sweet-smelling, sensory overload, Penhaligon’s has to be the place to go. From the original Hammam Bouquet to the Winston ... More
     
     
     
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    Restaurants near Strand

    What are the best dining options near Strand London?
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    Smollensky's on the Strand
    London > Restaurants > American restaurants
    105 Strand, Covent Garden, Covent Garden, London WC2R | On Strand
    Delivering delicious American inspired flavours Smollensky's on the Strand is a long standing West End favourite. The cosmopolitan dining room features a split level space hosting ... More
     
     
     
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    Simpson's-in-the-Strand
    London > Restaurants > British restaurants
    100 Strand, Covent Garden, London WC2R | On Strand
    Simpson's-in-the-Strand is an excellent choice for "high-class comfort food", so says The Telegraph whose well-heeled readers will feel perfectly at home in ... More
     
     
     
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    Strand Carvery
    London > Restaurants > British restaurants
    The Strand Palace Hotel, 372 Strand, Covent Garden, London WC2R | On Strand
    Contemporary design blends with traditional cuisine in this hotel restaurant in the West End. Choose from an extensive cold buffet featuring an assortment of seafood, asparagus, ... More
     
     
     
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    Education near Strand

    Near Strand
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Saw Swee Hock Student Centre
    London > Education > Universities and Colleges
    1 Sheffield Street, WC2A | 6 minutes from Strand
    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 | 10 minutes from Strand
    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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    The Method Studio
    London > Education > Universities and Colleges
    Conway Hall, 25 Red Lion Square, Holborn, London WC1R | 12 minutes from Strand
    Learn to act by becoming the person you are portraying. Think yourself into the role... eat what they would eat, weigh what they would weigh, behave ... More
     
     
     
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    Leisure near Strand

    Strand gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    The Sanctuary
    London > Leisure > Fitness
    12 Floral Street, Covent Garden, London WC2E | 4 minutes from Strand
    This day spa exclusively for women is a total pampering experience from the minute you step through the door. Located in bustling Covent Garden you'll soon ... More
     
     
     
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    Victoria Embankment Gardens
    London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
    Victoria Embankment, Villiers Street, Covent Garden, London WC2N | 4 minutes from Strand
    Created in 1874, the Victoria Embankment Gardens run parallel to the River Thames, creating a green walkway between Waterloo Bridge and Embankment, and are dotted with ... More
     
     
     
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    Thai Square Spa
    London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
    25 Shelton Street, 40 Earlham Street, Covent Garden, London WC2H | 6 minutes from Strand
    Let the Thai Square Spa transport you to the shores of Asia with their traditional Thai spa treatment rooms, smack bang in the centre of Covent ... More
     
     
     
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    Pubs near Strand

    The best pubs near London Strand.
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    The Marquess of Anglesey
    London > Restaurants > Gastropub
    39 Bow Street, Covent Garden, London WC2E | 3 minutes from Strand
    Gastropub ... More
     
     
     
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    Lamb & Flag
    London > Nightlife > Pubs
    33 Rose Street, Covent Garden, London WC2E | 5 minutes from Strand
    One of the oldest pubs in London, the Lamb & Flag was once known as the Bucket of Blood, thanks to the bare-knuckle fights held here. ... More
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    The Harp
    London > Nightlife > Pubs
    47 Chandos Place, Covent Garden, London WC2N | 5 minutes from Strand
    The Harp, a welcoming bar in Covent Garden, is a traditional pub where the emphasis is firmly on real ale - earning it CAMRA's National Pub ... More
     
     
     
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    Nightlife near Strand

    Strand clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    The Lobby Bar at One Aldwych
    London > Nightlife > Bars
    1 Aldwych, Covent Garden, London WC2B | 2 minutes from Strand
    Named one of the top five hotel bars in the world by the Sunday Telegraph, the Lobby Bar at the chic One Aldwych hotel is renowned ... More
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    B.Y.O.C
    London > Nightlife > Bars
    28 Bedfordbury Street, Covent Garden, WC2N | 4 minutes from Strand
    A speakeasy bar with a twist, B.Y.O.C is a cocktail bar that doesn't stock any alcohol. But, before snubbing it in disgust, you can relax in ... More
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Gordon's Wine Bar
    London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
    47 Villiers Street, Covent Garden, London WC2N | 5 minutes from Strand
    Home to Samuel Pepys in the 1680s, the building housing Gordon’s is now home to a regular, thriving crowd of drinkers of all ages and all ... More
     
     
     
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    Meeting venue hire near Strand

    Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Strand.
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    Royal Society Of Arts
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    8 John Adam Street, Covent Garden, London WC2N | 3 minutes from Strand
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    Silver Fleet - Woods River Cruises
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    Somerset House South Wing Strand, Covent Garden, London WC2R | 3 minutes from Strand
    Enjoy a luxury cruise on the Silver Fleet. Departing from the Savoy Pier and cruising along the Thames. A classy way to see the Thames.... More
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Somerset House
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    Somerset House, Strand, Covent Garden, London WC2R | 3 minutes from Strand
    Somerset House, once the site of a spectacular Tudor palace, now includes a magnificent 18th century art gallery housing celebrated collections belonging to the Courtauld Institute Gallery, ... More
     
     
     
     

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    Gypsy
    Gypsy
    Theatre | Until 28th November 2015 

    Savoy Theatre 1 minute walk from Strand

    Imelda Staunton stars as Mama Rose in the West End transfer of the critically acclaimed Chichester Festival Theatre production of ...More

     
    Cabaret Voltaire
    Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 26th August 2015 

    CellarDoor 1 minute walk from Strand

    Cabaret and burlesque from live acts and DJs....More

    The Lion King
    The Lion King
    Theatre | Until 3rd January 2016 

    The Lyceum Theatre 1 minute walk from Strand

    The Lion King tells the story of Simba - the epic adventure of his battles, his friendships, his dreams and ...More

     
    Mamma Mia!
    Mamma Mia!
    Theatre | Until 25th October 2015 

    Novello Theatre 2 minutes walk from Strand

    Through the story-telling magic of the songs of ABBA, we meet Donna, a feisty forty-something single mum, who recalls the ...More

     
    The Play That Goes Wrong
    The Play That Goes Wrong
    Theatre | Until 5th September 2015 

    Duchess Theatre 2 minutes walk from Strand

    Presented by the award-winning, international comedy company Mischief Theatre, The Play That Goes Wrong follows the inept and accident prone ...More

     
    The Prize for Illustration 2015: London Places & Spaces
    The Prize for Illustration 2015: London Places & Spaces
    Exhibitions | Until 6th September 2015 

    London Transport Museum 2 minutes walk from Strand

    Selected by a panel of judges from over 1,000 submissions, these 100 shortlisted entries by illustrators and students of illustration ...More

     
    Breakthrough: Crossrail's Tunnelling Story
    Breakthrough: Crossrail's Tunnelling Story
    Exhibitions | Until 31st August 2015 

    London Transport Museum 2 minutes walk from Strand

    See what's going on under our streets when Breakthrough: Crossrail's Tunnelling Story brings a five metre high, walk-through installation of ...More

     
    The Importance Of Being Earnest
    The Importance Of Being Earnest
    Theatre | Until 7th November 2015 

    Vaudeville Theatre 2 minutes walk from Strand

    David Suchet, best known for his role as the precise Belgian detective Hercule Poirot, purses his lips as Lady Bracknell ...More

     
    Whose Line Is It Anyway?... Live
    Whose Line Is It Anyway?... Live
    Comedy | Until 5th July 2015 

    Adelphi Theatre 2 minutes walk from Strand

    Sixteen years after it was cancelled in the UK, classic TV show Whose Line Is It Anyway? is set to ...More

     
    Wednesday at The Roadhouse
    Clubbing and Nightlife | On 1st July 2015 

    The Roadhouse 3 minutes walk from Strand

    Pop, indie and dance courtesy of DJ Elle Tiyo....More

     
     
     
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