Swan Mead

 
 
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Swan Mead, Southwark, London SE1 
 

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Welcome to our guide for the area around Swan Mead in Southwark. Below we present a selection of upcoming events, local attractions and great places to eat and shop.

The nearest station to Swan Mead is Borough Tube Station which is about 12 minutes to the North West.

Swan Mead is in the London area of Southwark.

 

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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Borough Tube Station
 
12 minutes walk
 
London Bridge Tube Station
 
13 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Surrey Quays Overground Station
 
25 minutes walk
 
Canada Water Overground Station
 
26 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Q-Park Butlers Wharf
 
12 minutes walk
 
Snowsfields NCP
 
13 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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London's Best Events 2014

Find out what's happening in London throughout 2014 with our comprehensive guide to the best entertainment in the city for the year ahead. From January through to December, 2014 is shaping up to be something special - so read on to get the best out of London town.

 
THE BEST

Hotels near Swan Mead

Near Swan Mead
The Bermondsey Square Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £71  30% off
Bermondsey Square, SE1 | 3 minutes from Swan Mead
Bermondsey Square Hotel offers a peaceful place to stay with its 79 bedrooms taking up one side of the traffic-free square. All rooms in this modern ... More
 
 
 
Hilton London Tower Bridge
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £83  41% off
5 More London Place, SE1 | 12 minutes from Swan Mead
This plush, modern hotel south of the historic Tower Bridge is very convenient for exploring London. Just five minutes from the Tube station, it's 10 to ... More
 
 
 
The Bridge Hotel London
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £29  25% off
30 Borough Road, SE1 | 16 minutes from Swan Mead
Located just south of the River Thames, The Bridge Hotel is the perfect accommodation choice for those wishing to explore the many sights and attractions London ... More
 
 
 
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Events near Swan Mead

Near Swan Mead
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Tower Bridge Exhibition Tickets
London > Events > Attraction  Dates: 1st January 2014
Tower Bridge Exhibition, Tower Bridge, SE1 | 12 minutes from Swan Mead
Competing with the London Eye for the capital's most vertiginous experience, Tower Bridge offers one of the best vantage points in the city from its spectacular ...More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Today Only
The View From The Shard Tickets
London > Events > Attraction  Dates: 1st February 2013
The Shard, 96 Tooley Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 12 minutes from Swan Mead
London looks like a city in miniature from The View From The Shard which at 244 metres tall is the highest public viewing platform in ...More
 
 
 
Now On
All Is Lost
London > Events > Film Events  Dates: 12th to 18th Sep 2014
The Scoop at More London, The Queen's Walk, Bankside, London SE1 | 13 minutes from Swan Mead
A lone sailor is midway through a voyage across the Indian Ocean when his 39-foot yacht collides with a wayward metal container, which must have fallen ...More
 
 
 
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Entertainment near Swan Mead

Near Swan Mead
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Shortwave Cinema
London > Entertainment > Cinemas
10 Bermondsey Square, Southwark, London SE1 | 3 minutes from Swan Mead
Shortwave films, a company whose primary objective was to promote emerging film and video artists, have set up this independent cinema in Bermondsey Square. As you'd ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Architecture Foundation
London > Entertainment > Arts Centres
Ground Floor East, 136-148 Tooley Street, SE1 | 11 minutes from Swan Mead
Established in 1991, The Architecture Foundation is a non-profit agency for contemporary architecture whose programme of events and exhibitions promotes its core belief that architecture enriches ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Unicorn Theatre
London > Entertainment >
147 Tooley Street, More London, Bankside, London SE1 | 12 minutes from Swan Mead
This £14 million theatre is the plushest venue for children's plays in the capital. The Unicorn Theatre has two spaces; The Weston Theatre holds 300 people ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Sights and Attractions near Swan Mead

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Swan Mead
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
White Cube Bermondsey
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
144-152 Bermondsey Street, SE1 | 5 minutes from Swan Mead
Jay Jopling's third - and largest - White Cube art gallery in London is located on Bermondsey Street and set in a former 1970s warehouse. At ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Fashion and Textile Museum
London > Attractions > Museums
83 Bermondsey Street, SE1 | 8 minutes from Swan Mead
The fashionista behind the Fashion and Textile Museum is Zandra Rhodes, the colourful designer who won the Designer of the Year award in 1972 and in ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Tower Bridge
London > Attractions > Boats and Bridges
Tower Bridge Road, Tower Bridge Road, , Bankside, London SE1 | 12 minutes from Swan Mead
Competing with the London Eye for the capitals most vertiginous experience, Tower Bridge offers one of the best vantage points in the city from its spectacular ... More
 
 
 
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Shopping near Swan Mead

The best shops and markets near Swan Mead
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Bermondsey Square Antiques Market
London > Shopping > Markets
Bermondsey Square, Southwark, London SE1 | 3 minutes from Swan Mead
What started in 1855 as a place to trade with impunity (ie stolen goods bought here didn't have to be returned) is now the busy weekly ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Lassco RBK
London > Shopping > Bath and Kitchen
Brunswick House, 30 Wandsworth Road, Southwark, London SW8 | 8 minutes from Swan Mead
Salvage bathrooms. A fantastic place to shop for very cheap bathroom fittings, or very expensive ones that are affordable having been rescued by the Lassco crew. ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Maltby Street Market
London > Shopping > Markets
Maltby Street, Bermondsey, Southwark, London SE1 | 8 minutes from Swan Mead
With Borough Market getting more and more popular, some vendors have opened up shop underneath the railway arches at nearby Maltby Street. More of an informal ... More
 
 
 
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Restaurants near Swan Mead

What are the best dining options near Swan Mead London?
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Tower Tandoori
London > Restaurants > Indian/South Asian restaurants
74-76 Tower Bridge Road, Southwark, London SE1 | 1 minute from Swan Mead
... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
M Manze
London > Restaurants > British restaurants
87 Tower Bridge Road, Southwark, London SE1 | 1 minute from Swan Mead
Traditional pie and mash shop for takeaway or eat in, established in 1902. Serving traditional pie and mash along with eels (jellied or stewed) in authentic ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Del Aziz, Bermondsey
London > Restaurants > Mediterranean restaurants
11 Bermondsey Square, Southwark, London SE1 | 3 minutes from Swan Mead
Located in the modern development of Bermondsey Square, this branch of Del'Aziz, a Moroccan / Mediterranean cafe-cum-deli, has an unusual feature: a glass floor which gives ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Education near Swan Mead

Near Swan Mead
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Career Energy
London > Education > Careers Services
4-6 Staple Inn, Holborn, London WC1V | 2 miles from Swan Mead
Situated in the heart of London, Career Energy – formed in March 2002 - offers comprehensive advice on careers, career change and job searching. They’ll analyse ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Workers' Educational Association
London > Education > Evening Classes
4 Luke Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 2 miles from Swan Mead
National charity for adult learning which also runs an excellent selection of theatre, literature, history and politics evening classes.... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
City Journalism
London > Education > Professional Training
106 Bunhill Row, City, London EC1Y | 2 miles from Swan Mead
City’s Print Journalism course is recognised as the best in London. Although places like Goldsmith’s are trendier, City is respected in the industry thanks to a ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Leisure near Swan Mead

Swan Mead gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Snowsfields Wellness
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
41 Snowsfields, SE1 | 9 minutes from Swan Mead
It's a relief to step into Snowsfields Wellness, with its shelves of carefully selected healthy and organic products. Unlike plenty of other places, each of the ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Skypool at the Shangri-La Hotel
London > Leisure >
Floor 52, Shangri-La Hotel at The Shard, SE1 | 13 minutes from Swan Mead
High up on the 52nd floor of the highest hotel in Western Europe sits the highest pool in Western Europe. The 11 by 4 metre ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Potters Fields Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
City Hall, 110 The Queens Walk, Bankside, London SE1 | 13 minutes from Swan Mead
Potters Fields Park occupies a prime spot between City Hall (from where the Mayor runs London) and Tower Bridge. The pedestrianised, grassy area on the south ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Pubs near Swan Mead

The best pubs near London Swan Mead.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Garrison Public House
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
99 - 101 Bermondsey Street, SE1 | 7 minutes from Swan Mead
Oh how we wish we lived in Bermondsey, then we could call this gem of a pub our local. We'd stop in for a regular drink ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Anchor Tap
London > Nightlife > Pubs
23 Horsleydown Road, Bermondsey, Bankside, London SE1 | 12 minutes from Swan Mead
Situated on the south side of the Thames in the Tower Bridge Conservation Area, this historic Southwark pub offers a truly traditional English experience. From the ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
National Trust: George Inn, The George Inn Yard
London > Nightlife > Pubs
77 Borough High Street, Southwark, Bankside, London SE1 | 14 minutes from Swan Mead
Dating back to 1676 this is the only original galleried inn left in London. Borough High Street was once crammed full of old coaching inns, providing accommodation ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Nightlife near Swan Mead

Swan Mead clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
40 Maltby Street
London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
40 Maltby Street, Southwark, London SE1 | 8 minutes from Swan Mead
Under the railway arches on Maltby Street is a food lover's paradise, filled with shops from the likes of St John Bakery, Monmouth Coffee, Kernel Brewery ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Hide Bar
London > Nightlife > Bars
39-45 Bermondsey Street, SE1 | 8 minutes from Swan Mead
Conveniently located on the ground floor of the International Wine & Spirit Centre on Bermondsey Street, a stone's throw from London Bridge, it comes as no ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Gong
London > Nightlife > Bars
31 St Thomas Street, SE1 | 13 minutes from Swan Mead
On level 52 of The Shard Gong is London's highest bar. Part of the Shangri-La Hotel, the tallest hotel in Western Europe, Gong takes its name ... More
 
 
 
THE BEST

Meeting venue hire near Swan Mead

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Swan Mead.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Bridge
London > Business > Venue Hire
Weston Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 10 minutes from Swan Mead
... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
London City Hall
London > Business > Venue Hire
City Hall, The Queen's Walk, Bankside, London SE1 | 13 minutes from Swan Mead
... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Biscuit Factory
London > Business > Venue Hire
Drummond Road, Southwark, London SE16 | 17 minutes from Swan Mead
Peek Frean & Co made biscuits here in Bermondsey for 123 years, from 1866 until 1989 when the factory closed. Home to baked goods like the ... More
 
 
 
 
 

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399 Days: Rachel Kneebone
Exhibitions | Until 28th September 2014 

White Cube Bermondsey 5 minutes walk from Swan Mead

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Gilbert & George: Scapegoating Pictures For London
Gilbert & George: Scapegoating Pictures For London
Exhibitions | Until 28th September 2014 

White Cube Bermondsey 5 minutes walk from Swan Mead

Exploring the themes of paranoia, fundamentalism, surveillance and religion that run throughout the modern world, Gilbert & George: Scapegoating Pictures ...More

 
The View From The Shard Tickets
The View From The Shard Tickets
Attraction | Next performance 16th September 2014 

The Shard 12 minutes walk from Swan Mead

London looks like a city in miniature from The View From The Shard which at 244 metres tall is ...More

 
Tower Bridge Exhibition Tickets
Tower Bridge Exhibition Tickets
Attraction | Next performance 16th September 2014 

Tower Bridge Exhibition 12 minutes walk from Swan Mead

Competing with the London Eye for the capital's most vertiginous experience, Tower Bridge offers one of the best vantage points ...More

 
The Scoop at More London Free Festival
The Scoop at More London Free Festival
Theatre | Until 26th September 2014 

The Scoop at More London 13 minutes walk from Swan Mead

The Scoop at More London, next to City Hall, is a huge open air amphitheatre next to the Thames, making ...More

 
Ingenious Inventions
Exhibitions | Until 28th October 2014 

Design Museum 13 minutes walk from Swan Mead

A family workshop based on inventions....More

Fashion Fabulous
Exhibitions | Until 28th October 2014 

Design Museum 13 minutes walk from Swan Mead

A family designing workshop....More

John Lewis: How We Live Today
Exhibitions | Until 21st September 2014 

Design Museum 13 minutes walk from Swan Mead

The John Lewis store on Oxford Street has been at the forefront of British design for 150 years and to ...More

Louis Kahn: The Power of Architecture
Louis Kahn: The Power of Architecture
Exhibitions | Until 12th October 2014 

Design Museum 13 minutes walk from Swan Mead

Despite having died penniless and having built relatively little in his lifetime, Louis Kahn (1901-1974) remains one of the most ...More

 
Designers in Residence
Designers in Residence
Exhibitions | Until 8th March 2015 

Design Museum 13 minutes walk from Swan Mead

Each year, the Design Museum holds its Designers in Residence exhibition giving visitors the chance to see the work of ...More

 
 
 
 
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