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Swan Pier †

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Swan Pier. Thames Leisure own and operate from Swan Pier in the City, running boat parties from here up and down the River Thames.


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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

Cannon Street Tube Station
3 minutes walk
Monument Tube Station
3 minutes walk
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

Shadwell Overground Station
25 minutes walk
Car Parks

Car Parks

Thames Exchange NCP
3 minutes walk
Q-Park Bucklesbury House
5 minutes walk

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Club Quarters Gracechurch
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel † from £71† 23% off
7 Gracechurch Street, EC3V | 6 minutes from Swan Pier
The location of Club Quarters Gracechurch in the heart of the City has made it a favourite with business travellers. A cheerily macho atmosphere permeates from ... More
Apex City of London Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel † from £79† 28% off
1 Seething Lane, EC3N | 8 minutes from Swan Pier
With Tower of London, London Bridge and St. Paul's just a step away, this hotel has a great location for both business and leisure travellers. It's ... More
Cheval Three Quays Apartments
London > Apartment > Apartment † from £208† 21% off
40 Lower Thames Street, EC3R | 8 minutes from Swan Pier
Perfect for feeling home away from home, the Cheval Three Quays offers multi-award winning accommodation in the heart of the City of London, boasting views across ... More
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Alternative River Piers nearest Swan Pier

Nearest to Swan Pier
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Greenwich Pier
London > Travel > River Piers
Cutty Sark Gardens, SE10 | 3.9 miles from Swan Pier
Greenwich Pier delivers boat loads of visitors to the major tourist attractions of the area: the National Maritime Museum, Royal Observatory and Old Royal Naval College ... More
London Bridge City Pier
London > Travel > River Piers
London Bridge Walk, Bankside, London SE1 | 5 minutes from Swan Pier
Close to London Bridge, London Bridge City Pier is a convenient stop-off for City Hall workers as well as tourists visiting HMS Belfast, the London Dungeon ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Bankside Pier
London > Travel > River Piers
Bankside, Bankside, London SE1 | 6 minutes from Swan Pier
Bankside Pier is located next to the Shakespeare's Globe Theatre and close to Tate Modern. From Bankside Pier a†hop-on hop-off circular cruise operates during summer and ... More
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Travel near Swan Pier

Near Swan Pier
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Circular Hop-on Hop-off Trip - Crown River Cruises
London > Travel > Boats
Blackfriars Pier, The Old Pump House, Paul's Walk, City, London EC4V | 8 minutes from Swan Pier
This fun circular trip by Crown River Cruises allows you to traverse the banks of the Thames over a stretch jam-packed with famous landmarks and fabulous ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
London Cycling Campaign
London > Travel > Bicycles
2 Newhams Row, SE1 | 9 minutes from Swan Pier
This bunch of eco-friendly pedal-pushers want to get London moving...by bicycle! London Cycling Campaign is a charitable company set up to expound the views of those ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Liverpool Street Tube Station
London > Travel > Underground Stations
Liverpool Street, City, London EC2M | 12 minutes from Swan Pier
One of London's busiest commuter stations at the heart of financial London. Regular trains depart Liverpool Street for destinations in Essex and East Anglia. The Stansted ... More
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Events near Swan Pier

Near Swan Pier
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The Fancy Fork
London > Events > Foodie Events †Dates: 23rd July 2019 to 23rd July 2020
Swan Pier, 24-32 King William Street, EC4R | 3 minutes from Swan Pier
As the afternoon rolls into evening Israeli chef Shuli Wimer joins Farmer J in Monument to give us The Fancy Fork, serving a menu which draws ...More
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Lee Child - Signing Copies of Blue Moon
London > Events > Exhibitions †Dates: Friday 22nd November 2019 - 1pm
Swan Pier, 1-3 Whittington Avenue, Leadenhall Market, EC3V | 7 minutes from Swan Pier
Reacher returns in another pulsating lone wolf thriller about dirty money and even dirtier secrets. An elderly couple in peril set our redoubtable hero on a ...More
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Now On
Aqua Shard x Holly Fulton - Christmas Tree
London > Events > Seasonal †Dates: 14th November 2019 to 1st January 2020
Swan Pier, Level 31, The Shard, 96 Tooley Street, SE1 | 7 minutes from Swan Pier
For its Christmas Tree this year Aqua Shard is going full on fashion and partnering with Scottish fashion designer Holly Fulton. Winner of Emerging Talent at ...More
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Entertainment near Swan Pier

Near Swan Pier
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Drum Cafe
London > Entertainment > Live Music
Glaziers Hall, 9 Montague Close Bridge, Bankside, London SE1 | 3 minutes from Swan Pier
100 people in a room, all armed with a large African drum, banging in unison, until reaching a deafening crescendo - that's the premise of Drum ... More
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Rose Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
56 Park Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 5 minutes from Swan Pier
The Rose Theatre was built in 1587 but was only discovered in 1989 during excavations for new office buildings. Two-thirds of the original site were discovered, ... More
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Shakespeare's Globe Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
21 New Globe Walk, Bankside, Bankside, London SE1 | 6 minutes from Swan Pier
This replica of the Shakespeare's 16th century theatre, reconstructed just 200 yards from its original site, is the brainchild of American actor and director Sam Wanamaker. ... More
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Sights and Attractions near Swan Pier

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Swan Pier
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St Magnus the Martyr
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
Lower Thames Street, City, London EC3R | 2 minutes from Swan Pier
St Magnus' was built by Sir Christopher Wren between 1671-76, and boasts a steeple dating from 1705. Henry Yevele, Richard II's master mason, is buried here. ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Monument
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
Fish Street Hill, City, London EC3R | 3 minutes from Swan Pier
Following an 18-month closure which began in 2007, The Monument reopened in February 2009 revealing the effects of a £4.5 million renovation. If you're feeling energetic ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Clink Prison Museum
London > Attractions > Museums
1 Clink Street, Bankside, Bankside, London SE1 | 3 minutes from Swan Pier
Located on what was once the London estate of the Bishops of Winchester (known as the 'Liberty of the Clink'), the Clink Prison Museum unlocks the ... More
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Shopping near Swan Pier

The best shops and markets near Swan Pier
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Konditor & Cook
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
10 Stoney Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 5 minutes from Swan Pier
Konditor & Cook specialise in the creation of amazingly tasty cakes which are also sold on to some of the finest restaurants in the city. This ... More
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Godiva
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
150 Fenchurch Street, City, London EC3M | 5 minutes from Swan Pier
Belgium's finest export, the first Godiva was opened in Brussels approximately 75 years ago by master chocolatier Joseph Draps and named after the legendary Lady Godiva. ... More
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Cycle Republic, Fenchurch Street
London > Shopping > Sporting Goods
23 Lime Street (off Fenchurch Street), EC3M | 5 minutes from Swan Pier
After opening its first London site in 2014, Cycle Republic - the cycling-only specialist store from Halfords - now boasts ... More
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Restaurants near Swan Pier

What are the best dining options near Swan Pier London?
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Scarpetta
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
110 Cannon Street, City, London EC4 | 2 minutes from Swan Pier
Canon Street Italian Scarpetta offers fresh pastas from the regions of Southern Italy via a menu created by chef Pierluigi Sandonnini who trained under three Michelin-starred ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Farmer J
London > Restaurants >
24-32 King William Street, EC4R | 3 minutes from Swan Pier
Farmer J, known for bringing produce from British fields to the City with its protein- and veg-packed Fieldtrays, now has a second home on King William ... More
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Leon
London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
86 Cannon Street, City, London EC4N | 3 minutes from Swan Pier
Inside might look like a fast food joint - and the food is served in shoots, like McDonald's - but there the comparison ends. Rather than ... More
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Education near Swan Pier

Near Swan Pier
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Mimo London
London > Education > Cookery Courses
1 Cathedral Street, Borough Market, SE1 | 4 minutes from Swan Pier
In a historic building next to Borough Market, husband and wife team Jon and Nicole Warren have set up the second branch of Mimo, their cookery ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
City Journalism
London > Education > Professional Training
106 Bunhill Row, City, London EC1Y | 20 minutes from Swan Pier
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
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Workers' Educational Association
London > Education > Evening Classes
4 Luke Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 21 minutes from Swan Pier
National charity for adult learning which also runs an excellent selection of theatre, literature, history and politics evening classes.... More
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Leisure near Swan Pier

Swan Pier gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
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Puttshack Bank
London > Leisure > Golf
1 Poultry, Bank, EC2R | 6 minutes from Swan Pier
Putting a swing into your social life, Puttshack brings crazy golf into the 21st century with high tech equipment, blinging ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Skypool at the Shangri-La Hotel
London > Leisure >
Floor 52, Shangri-La Hotel at The Shard, Bankside, London SE1 | 7 minutes from Swan Pier
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
The Garden at 120
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
120 Fenchurch Street, EC3M | 7 minutes from Swan Pier
Owned by Italy's largest insurance firm, Generali, and designed by Eric Parry Architects, Fen Court is a fifteen story state-of-the-art office block which houses ... More
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Pubs near Swan Pier

The best pubs near London Swan Pier.
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Wheatsheaf
London > Nightlife > Pubs
6 Stoney Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 6 minutes from Swan Pier
Following a three-year closure due to the Thameslink building works, the Wheatsheaf pub next to Borough Market reopened in December 2012. Drinkers who mourned the loss ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
National Trust: George Inn, The George Inn Yard
London > Nightlife > Pubs
77 Borough High Street, Bankside, London SE1 | 7 minutes from Swan Pier
Borough High Street was once crammed full of old coaching inns, providing accommodation and refreshment to weary pilgrims, merchants and travellers on their way up from ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Lamb Tavern
London > Nightlife > Pubs
10-12 Leadenhall Market, Gracechurch Street, City, London EC3V | 7 minutes from Swan Pier
Located within the beautiful nineteenth century covered Leadenhall Market, the Lamb Tavern is a traditional British pub that's popular with city workers and tourists. The historical ... More
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Nightlife near Swan Pier

Swan Pier clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
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All Bar One Cannon Street
London > Nightlife > Bars
103 Cannon Street, City, London EC4N | 3 minutes from Swan Pier
Bright airy chain bars with a good range of beer, wine and spirits offering reasonable gastropub style food. Comfortable, with plenty of tables, leather sofas, polished ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Tappit Hen
London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
21-23 St Swithin's Lane, EC4N | 3 minutes from Swan Pier
Stocking wines shipped by Davy's Wine Merchants, the Tappit Hen also recalls one the building's famous, former owners, Sandeman, with a large selection of Port ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Rake
London > Nightlife > Bars
14 Winchester Walk, Borough, Bankside, London SE1 | 4 minutes from Swan Pier
Beer is the draw here, over 100 different bottled kinds from all over the world squeezed into the compact space (said to be the smallest bar ... More
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Meeting venue hire near Swan Pier

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Swan Pier.
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Skinners' Hall
London > Business > Venue Hire
8 1/2 Dowgate Hill, City, London EC4R | 3 minutes from Swan Pier
... More
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Vinopolis
London > Business > Venue Hire
London Bridge, Bankside, Bankside, London SE1 | 4 minutes from Swan Pier
This conference and event venue caters for between 10 and 1250 guests. Ideal for dinners, conferences, exhibitions, meetings, product launches & AGMs. ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Old Billingsgate
London > Business > Venue Hire
Old Billingsgate Market, 1 Old Billingsgate Walk, City, London EC3R | 6 minutes from Swan Pier
A magnificent 19th-century market building designed by Sir Horace Jones and entirely renovated in 1988 by acclaimed architect Richard Rogers. At the foot of the City, ... More
 
 

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The Fancy Fork
The Fancy Fork
Foodie Events | Until 23rd July 2020 

Farmer J 3 minutes walk from Swan Pier

As the afternoon rolls into evening Israeli chef Shuli Wimer joins Farmer J in Monument to give us The Fancy ...More

 
Aqua Shard x Holly Fulton - Christmas Tree
Aqua Shard x Holly Fulton - Christmas Tree
Seasonal | Until 1st January 2020 

Aqua Shard 7 minutes walk from Swan Pier

For its Christmas Tree this year Aqua Shard is going full on fashion and partnering with Scottish fashion designer Holly ...More

 
Lee Child - Signing Copies of Blue Moon
Exhibitions | On 22nd November 2019 

Waterstone's - Leadenhall Market 7 minutes walk from Swan Pier

Reacher returns in another pulsating lone wolf thriller about dirty money and even dirtier secrets. An elderly couple in peril ...More

The Boy Friend
Theatre | Until 7th March 2020 

Menier Chocolate Factory 8 minutes walk from Swan Pier

Young ladies attending Madame Dubonnet's finishing school in the south of France burst into song in the first major London ...More

Coppa Club Winter Igloos
Coppa Club Winter Igloos
Seasonal | Until 31st January 2020 

Coppa Club 8 minutes walk from Swan Pier

The instagram hit, Coppa Club's igloos along the Thames are back and this year they're even better. They've been re-designed ...More

 
The View From The Shard Tickets
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The Shard 8 minutes walk from Swan Pier

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

 
The View from The Shard
The View from The Shard
Tours | Next performance 22nd November 2019 

The Shard 8 minutes walk from Swan Pier

The View from The ShardAt almost twice the height of any other viewing platform in London, The View from The ...More

 
The Canterville Ghost
Theatre | Until 5th January 2020 

Unicorn Theatre 9 minutes walk from Swan Pier

As part of his first season as artistic director of the Unicorn Theatre, Justin Audibert directs this witty adaptation of ...More

Winter at Vinegar Yard
Winter at Vinegar Yard
Seasonal | Until 24th December 2019 

Vinegar Yard 9 minutes walk from Swan Pier

Street food hotspot Vinegar Yard, which sits in the shadow of The Shard, is given a makeover for winter with ...More

 
KIMA: Noise At Tate Exchange
Exhibitions | Until 24th November 2019 

Tate Modern 10 minutes walk from Swan Pier

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