The Porchester Hall  

 
 
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Porchester Road, Bayswater, London W2 5HS
 
 
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Weekdays: 6.30am-10pm; Sat-Sun: 8am-8pm
 

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The Porchester HallThe Porchester Hall is a grand building in the heart of Paddington, providing striking, plush surroundings for a whole host of events from wedding receptions to fashion shows to charity balls. Opening its doors in 1929, the Hall provided this west London community with a rather lovely place to hold dances and meetings and, with oak-panelled walls, crystal chandeliers and velvet drapes, it's still a traditionally elegant venue to have a bit of a do. Add to this the dance floor, the stage at one end of the hall (complete with art deco skylight) and the backstage Duchess of York room, not forgetting the fully licensed bar and kitchen facilities, and you've got everything you could possibly need and want to impress your guests.

 

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Underground Stations

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Royal Oak Tube Station
 
3 minutes walk
 
Bayswater Underground Station
 
7 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Queen's Park Overground Station
 
26 minutes walk
 
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Queensway Masterpark
 
2 minutes walk
 
Arthur Court NCP
 
7 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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La Suite West
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £86  27% off
41-51 Inverness Terrace, W2 | 6 minutes from The Porchester Hall
Designed by renowned British designer Anouska Hempel, La Suite West is a minimalist boutique hotel found on the edge of Hyde Park. With black and white ... More
 
 
 
Blakemore Hyde Park Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £66  26% off
30 Leinster Gardens, W2 | 7 minutes from The Porchester Hall
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26-33 Queens Gardens., W2 | 7 minutes from The Porchester Hall
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Hornton Street, Kensington, London W8 | 21 minutes from The Porchester Hall
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Sheldon Square, Paddington, London W2 | 5 minutes from The Porchester Hall
A peaceful canal-side new development within walking distance of Paddington Station and Marble Arch, Paddington Central is an 11 acre site, home to big businesses - ... More
 
 
 
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London > Attractions > Boats
Jason's Wharf, Opposite 60 Blomfield Road, Little Venice, London W9 | 7 minutes from The Porchester Hall
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31-35 Craven Hill Gardens, Paddington, London W2 | 8 minutes from The Porchester Hall
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The Porchester Hall, Opp 35 Blomfield Road, W9 | 8 minutes from The Porchester Hall
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The Idler Academy
London > Entertainment >
81 Westbourne Park Road, Bayswater, London W2 | 6 minutes from The Porchester Hall
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Opp 35 Blomfield Road, W9 | 8 minutes from The Porchester Hall
For a completely different kind of theatre experience, hop on board the Puppet Theatre Barge. Launched in 1982, this floating puppet theatre has 50 seats and ... More
 
 
 
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The Tabernacle Arts Centre
London > Entertainment > Live Music
Powis Square, Notting Hill, London W11 | 10 minutes from The Porchester Hall
This refurbished Victorian church has been converted into a multi-functional venue for arts and exhibitions. Facilities include a dance studio, theatre-style performance space, soundproofed production studio ... More
 
 
 
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The Porchester Spa
London > Shopping > Health and Beauty
The Porchester Centre, Bayswater, London W2 | Same location as The Porchester Hall
Original Art Deco spa and treatment centre. A decidedly more relaxing London experience, Porchester Spa isn’t a homogenous treatment centre that could be located anywhere in the ... More
 
 
 
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Heal's, The Queens Building
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Westbourne Grove, Paddington, London W2 | 2 minutes from The Porchester Hall
Funny to think that Heal's a furniture brand that's synonymous with quality and cutting edge design, first started out as bed-makers in 1810. The respected brand ... More
 
 
 
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Gina Conway Aveda Lifestyle Salon
London > Shopping > Hair and Grooming
62 Westbourne Grove Road, Bayswater, London W2 | 3 minutes from The Porchester Hall
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Antony's
London > Restaurants > Eastern European restaurants
54 Porchester Road, Bayswater, London W2 | 1 minute from The Porchester Hall
Polish cuisine. Booking advised on weekends. Occasional live entertainment. Separate room for parties. ... More
 
 
 
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The Bengal
London > Restaurants > Indian/South Asian restaurants
62A Porchester Road, Bayswater, London W2 | 1 minute from The Porchester Hall
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Italian Pizza Connection
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94 Bishops Bridge Road, Paddington, London W2 | 2 minutes from The Porchester Hall
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The London School of Painting and Drawing
London > Education > Evening Classes
23 Kensington Square, Kensington, London W8 | 23 minutes from The Porchester Hall
Evening and weekend classes in life drawing and painting, taught by tutors from the Slade School of Fine Art and the Royal Society of British Sculptors. ... More
 
 
 
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The LookOut, Hyde Park
London > Education > Other Attractions
Hyde Park, Hyde Park, London W2 | 24 minutes from The Porchester Hall
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Dana Centre
London > Education > Evening Classes
165 Queen's Gate, South Kensington, South Kensington, London SW7 | 28 minutes from The Porchester Hall
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All Star Lanes, Bayswater
London > Leisure > Activities
Whiteleys, 6 Porchester Gardens, Bayswater, Bayswater, London W2 | 5 minutes from The Porchester Hall
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2A Bridstow Place, Notting Hill, London W2 | 5 minutes from The Porchester Hall
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127-131 Westbourne Grove, Bayswater, London W2 | 5 minutes from The Porchester Hall
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The Prince Bonaparte
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
80 Chepstow Road, Notting Hill, London W2 | 5 minutes from The Porchester Hall
Situated in the heart of London's trendy Notting Hill area, The Prince Bonaparte gastropub offers a warm atmosphere that most other pubs simply cannot. The warmth ... More
 
 
 
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The Cow
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89 Westbourne Park Road, Bayswater, London W2 | 6 minutes from The Porchester Hall
Sitting on top of a noisy, packed pub, this dining room serves excellent traditional British food at steep prices. The Cow is hugely popular with locals, ... More
 
 
 
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Idlewild
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55 Shirland Road, Maida Vale, London W9 | 9 minutes from The Porchester Hall
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Westbourne House
London > Nightlife > Bars
65 Westbourne Grove, Bayswater, London W2 | 3 minutes from The Porchester Hall
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The Metropolitan
London > Nightlife > Gastropub
60 Great Western Road, Notting Hill, London W11 | 11 minutes from The Porchester Hall
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Notting Hill Arts Club
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
221 Notting Hill Gate, Notting Hill, London W11 | 12 minutes from The Porchester Hall
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191 Portobello Road, Notting Hill, Notting Hill, London W11 | 14 minutes from The Porchester Hall
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Kensington Gardens, Kensington, London W8 | 17 minutes from The Porchester Hall
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Kensington Conference and Events Centre
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Hornton Street, Kensington, London W8 | 21 minutes from The Porchester Hall
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