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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    The Bermondsey Square Hotel
    London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £59  38% off
    Bermondsey Square, SE1 | 3 minutes from Swan Mead
    Bermondsey Square Hotel offers a peaceful place to stay with its 80 bedrooms taking up one side of the traffic-free square. All rooms in this modern ... More
     
     
     
    Go Native London Bridge Apartments
    London > Apartment > Apartment   from £63  21% off
    203 Long Lane, SE1 | 5 minutes from Swan Mead
    Located in London's fashionable SE1 district, There private apartments could not be better positioned, whatever the reason for your visit. All areas of Central London are ... More
     
     
     
    Go Native Bermondsey Street Apartments
    London > Apartment > Apartment   from £56  30% off
    190 Bermondsey Street, SE13TQ | 7 minutes from Swan Mead
    Situated right in the heart of fashionable Bermondsey and just a short 10 minute walk from London Bridge Station, 190 Bermondsey Street is in the perfect ... 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
     
     
     
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    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
     
     
     
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    Grand Hotel
    London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 31st July to 5th September 2015 - Various Times
    Southwark Playhouse, 77-85 Newington Causeway, Elephant and Castle, London SE1 | 13 minutes from Swan Mead
    An adaptation of Vicki Baum's novel in which the lives of all the eccentric residents at the hotel interweave with each other and the hotel's hardworking ...More
     
     
     
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    Entertainment near Swan Mead

    Near Swan Mead
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    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
     
     
     
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    The Architecture Foundation
    London > Entertainment > Arts Centres
    Ground Floor East, 136-148 Tooley Street, Bankside, London 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
     
     
     
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    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
     
     
     
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    Sights and Attractions near Swan Mead

    The best museums, galleries, attractions near Swan Mead
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    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
     
     
     
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    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
     
     
     
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    Eames Fine Art Gallery
    London > Attractions > Art Galleries
    58 Bermondsey Street, SE1 | 8 minutes from Swan Mead
    Specialising in the work of established masters of Modern and contemporary art, Eames Fine Art Gallery offers collectors a selection of original prints, drawings and paintings ... More
     
     
     
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    Shopping near Swan Mead

    The best shops and markets near Swan Mead
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    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
     
     
     
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    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
     
     
     
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    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

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    Tower Tandoori
    London > Restaurants > Indian/South Asian restaurants
    74-76 Tower Bridge Road, Southwark, London SE1 | 1 minute from Swan Mead
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    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
     
     
     
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    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
     
     
     
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    Education near Swan Mead

    Near Swan Mead
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    Career Energy
    London > Education > Career 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
     
     
     
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    London College Of Communication
    London > Education > Professional Training
    Elephant & Castle, Elephant and Castle, London SE1 | 16 minutes from Swan Mead
    From a clutch of excellent courses in London, this is the best and among the premier specialist media courses in the world. Formerly London College of ... More
     
     
     
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    Courtauld Institute of Art
    London > Education > Arts and Drama
    Somerset House, Covent Garden, London WC2R | 35 minutes from Swan Mead
    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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    Leisure near Swan Mead

    Swan Mead gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
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    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
     
     
     
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    Skypool at the Shangri-La Hotel
    London > Leisure >
    Floor 52, Shangri-La Hotel at The Shard, Bankside, London 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
     
     
     
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    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
     
     
     
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    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
     
     
     
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    Nightlife near Swan Mead

    Swan Mead clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
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    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, Bankside, London 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
     
     
     
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    Meeting venue hire near Swan Mead

    Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Swan Mead.
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    London City Hall
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    City Hall, The Queen's Walk, Bankside, London SE1 | 13 minutes from Swan Mead
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    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
     
     
     
    Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
    Vinopolis
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    London Bridge, Bankside, Bankside, London SE1 | 18 minutes from Swan Mead
    This conference and event venue caters for between 10 and 1250 guests. Ideal for dinners, conferences, exhibitions, meetings, product launches & AGMs. ... More
     
     
     
     
     

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    Riviera Style: Resort & Swimwear Since 1900
    Riviera Style: Resort & Swimwear Since 1900
    Exhibitions | Until 29th September 2015 

    Fashion and Textile Museum 8 minutes walk from Swan Mead

    Beach chic is the subject of this Fashion and Textile Museum exhibition which looks at the changing tastes in swimsuits, ...More

     
    The View From The Shard Tickets
    The View From The Shard Tickets
    Attraction | Next performance 31st August 2015 

    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 31st August 2015 

    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

     
    South Bank Stories: The Way We Worked 1980 To Now
    South Bank Stories: The Way We Worked 1980 To Now
    Exhibitions | Until 27th September 2015 

    Unicorn Theatre 12 minutes walk from Swan Mead

    Exploring the history of the South Bank and greater Southwark area, South Bank Stories: The Way We Worked 1980 to ...More

     
    London Riviera
    Exhibitions | Until 31st October 2015 

    London Riviera 12 minutes walk from Swan Mead

    London Riviera is a pop-up food and drink experience bringing Miami beach and the French Riviera to More London Riverside ...More

    The Scoop at More London Free Festival
    The Scoop at More London Free Festival
    Theatre | Until 30th September 2015 

    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

     
    Grand Hotel
    Theatre | Until 5th September 2015 

    Southwark Playhouse 13 minutes walk from Swan Mead

    An adaptation of Vicki Baum's novel in which the lives of all the eccentric residents at the hotel interweave with ...More

    Hew Locke: The Tourists
    Hew Locke: The Tourists
    Exhibitions | Until 7th September 2015 

    HMS Belfast 14 minutes walk from Swan Mead

    The artist transforms HMS Belfast into an interactive and creative experience through a series of installations, inspired by the ships ...More

     
    Alcoholic Architecture
    Exhibitions | Until 31st August 2015 

    Borough Market 15 minutes walk from Swan Mead

    An adults-only installation comprising a fully immersive walk-in cloud of breathable cocktail composed of fine spirits and mixer at a ...More

    Great British Summer at The Refinery Bankside
    Great British Summer at The Refinery Bankside
    Sporting Events | Until 31st October 2015 

    The Refinery 18 minutes walk from Swan Mead

    The Refinery, on the ground floor of the landmark Blue Fin Building in Southwark, celebrates the Great British Summer by ...More

     
     
     
     
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