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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Denmark Hill Station
 
7 minutes walk
 
Oval Tube Station
 
22 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Denmark Hill Railway Station
 
7 minutes walk
 
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Peckham Rye Multistory Car Park
 
19 minutes walk
 
Elephant and Castle NCP
 
29 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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Holiday Inn Express London- Vauxhall Nine Elms
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £68  26% off
87 South Lambeth Road, SW8 | 30 minutes from The Recreation Ground
Recently redeveloped in a contemporary style, the Holiday Inn Express London -Vauxhall Nine Elms is a budget hotel located just south of the river Thames. ... More
 
 
 
The Bermondsey Square Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £66  24% off
Bermondsey Square, SE1 | 32 minutes from The Recreation Ground
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
 
 
 
Park Plaza London Riverbank
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £79  37% off
18 Albert Embankment, SE1 | 35 minutes from The Recreation Ground
For understated chic this hotel on the banks of the Thames opposite the Tate Britain is a top choice. The rooms are clean and modern and ... More
 
 
 
 
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Alternative Bars nearest The Recreation Ground

Nearest to The Recreation Ground
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Champagne + Fromage
London > Nightlife > Bars
10-11 Granville Arcade, Coldharbour Lane, Brixton, London SW9 | 24 minutes from The Recreation Ground
Expanding from their Covent Garden shop into Brixton, Champagne & Fromage, the venture owned by French Bubbles founders, Maud Fierobe and Stefano Frigerio, can be found ... More
 
 
 
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South London Pacific
London > Nightlife > Bars
340 Kennington Road, Kennington, London SE11 | 25 minutes from The Recreation Ground
Ten minutes from the nearest tube, in a drab and ugly corner of Oval, sits one of the most surreal nightlife experiences you can have in ... More
 
 
 
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Ritzy Cafe
London > Nightlife > Bars
Brixton Oval, Brixton, London SW2 | 27 minutes from The Recreation Ground
This funky little jazz bar is one of South London's hidden delights. Don't worry about the depressingly empty pub section you can see from the street. ... More
 
 
 
 
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Nightlife near The Recreation Ground

The Recreation Ground clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
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The Phoenix Denmark Hill
London > Nightlife > Pubs
Windsor Walk, Denmark Hill, SE5 | 7 minutes from The Recreation Ground
Above the platforms of Denmark Hill station The Phoenix provides the perfect place for real ales and craft beers in a ... More
 
 
 
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Prince of Peckham
London > Nightlife > Pubs
1 Clayton Road, SE15 | 20 minutes from The Recreation Ground
Serving wholesome Caribbean food from Street Feast regulars White Men Can't Jerk along with beer and rum cocktails in a good old fashioned pub ... More
 
 
 
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Brixton Beach
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
Popes Road, Brixton, SW9 | 24 minutes from The Recreation Ground
Each summer, Londoners can enjoy the charms of the seaside without leaving the city at the rooftop Brixton Beach . I nspired by the ... More
 
 
 
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Mr Higgs And Mr Parker Present The Headnod 1st Anniversary 2017
London > Events > Clubbing and Nightlife  Dates: Saturday 26th August 2017 - 8pm
The Recreation Ground, 61 Coldharbour Lane, SE5 | 8 minutes from The Recreation Ground
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Entertainment near The Recreation Ground

Near The Recreation Ground
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Theatre Peckham
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Havil Street, SE5 | 6 minutes from The Recreation Ground
In the heart of Borough, behind Southwark Town Hall, the Peckham Theatre offers theatre workshops especially aimed at children and young people in the borough. Their ... More
 
 
 
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Bussey Building
London > Entertainment >
133 Rye Lane, SE15 | 19 minutes from The Recreation Ground
Once an industrial powerhouse, one of the premier cricket bat makers in the country and an air raid shelter during the Second World War, the historic ... More
 
 
 
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White Bear Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
138 Kennington Park Road, Kennington, London SE11 | 23 minutes from The Recreation Ground
It's easy to spot who's at the White Bear for the pints and who's there for the Pinter but somehow the two aspects unite comfortably under ... More
 
 
 
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Sights and Attractions near The Recreation Ground

The best museums, galleries, attractions near The Recreation Ground
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South London Gallery
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
65-67 Peckham Road, SE5 | 8 minutes from The Recreation Ground
This is one of London's most important contemporary art exhibition spaces, having shown artists such as Gilbert and George, Tracey Emin, Mark Quinn and Julian Schnabel ... More
 
 
 
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MOCA London
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
113 Bellenden Road, SE15 | 17 minutes from The Recreation Ground
Founded in 1994 as a project based museum, MOCA - or The Museum of Contemporary Art, London - got its first home, in the Bellenden Renewal ... More
 
 
 
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Copeland Gallery
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
Copeland Road, SE15 | 22 minutes from The Recreation Ground
A large, partitioned white-walled gallery space within Copeland Park, home to the Bussey Building, the Copeland Gallery is an ideal space ... More
 
 
 
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Shopping near The Recreation Ground

The best shops and markets near The Recreation Ground
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Pop Brixton
London > Shopping >
Brixton Station Road, SW9 | 21 minutes from The Recreation Ground
The first in London to realise the retail potential of shipping containers, Pop Brixton is a wonderful community project, ... More
 
 
 
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Spray Rose
London > Shopping > Catalogue and Mail Order
69 East Dulwich Grove, SE22 | 22 minutes from The Recreation Ground
Based in sleepy Dulwich, London’s number one mail order florist offers a comprehensive service across the city, the country and the world! And you won’t find ... More
 
 
 
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Hope and Greenwood
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
20 Northcross Road, SE22 | 26 minutes from The Recreation Ground
Excellent ice cream in the summer and a delicious-looking Christmas window in the winter are the kind of thing that make this candy shop a special ... More
 
 
 
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Caravaggio restaurant
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
47 Camberwell Church Street, SE5 | Same location as The Recreation Ground
Italian Cuisine... More
 
 
 
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Angels & Gypsies at Church Street Hotel
London > Restaurants > Spanish restaurants
29-33 Camberwell Church street, SE5 | Same location as The Recreation Ground
Spanish Cuisine... More
 
 
 
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The Crooked Well
London > Restaurants > British restaurants
16 Grove Lane, SE5 | 1 minute from The Recreation Ground
British Cuisine... More
 
 
 
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Education near The Recreation Ground

Near The Recreation Ground
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Courtauld Institute of Art
London > Education > Arts and Drama
Somerset House, Covent Garden, London WC2R | 2.8 miles from The Recreation Ground
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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Chocolate Films Ltd
London > Education >
Units 1 & 2 119-123 Hackford Road, Brixton, London SW9 | 21 minutes from The Recreation Ground
Chocolate Films is a South London based film production company and social enterprise which runs a wide variety of media courses including stop motion animation, light ... More
 
 
 
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London College Of Communication
London > Education > Professional Training
Elephant & Castle, Elephant and Castle, London SE1 | 29 minutes from The Recreation Ground
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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Leisure near The Recreation Ground

The Recreation Ground gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Burgess Park BMX Track
London > Leisure >
Burgess Park, Albany Road, Southwark, London SE5 | 16 minutes from The Recreation Ground
A legacy of the 2012 London Olympics, the state of the art £1.1m Burgess Park BMX Track opened to the public in August 2013, a year ... More
 
 
 
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Goose Green
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
East Dulwich, SE22 | 19 minutes from The Recreation Ground
Goose Green, the triangle of grass at the northern end of Lordship Lane which links St John's Church to the East Dulwich high street, was once ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Pop Fields
London > Leisure > Attractions for Kids
49 Brixton Station Road, SW9 | 21 minutes from The Recreation Ground
Play sport, watch all the sporting action and kick back with food and drink at Pop Fields, the place to ... More
 
 
 
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Pubs near The Recreation Ground

The best pubs near London The Recreation Ground.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Phoenix Denmark Hill
London > Nightlife > Pubs
Windsor Walk, Denmark Hill, SE5 | 7 minutes from The Recreation Ground
Above the platforms of Denmark Hill station The Phoenix provides the perfect place for real ales and craft beers in a ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Prince of Peckham
London > Nightlife > Pubs
1 Clayton Road, SE15 | 20 minutes from The Recreation Ground
Serving wholesome Caribbean food from Street Feast regulars White Men Can't Jerk along with beer and rum cocktails in a good old fashioned pub ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Rye Hotel
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
31 Peckham Rye, SE15 | 24 minutes from The Recreation Ground
... More
 
 
 
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Meeting venue hire near The Recreation Ground

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near The Recreation Ground.
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Imperial War Museum
London > Business > Venue Hire
Lambeth Road, Southwark, London SE1 | 33 minutes from The Recreation Ground
This museum of 20th-century warfare offers a thoughtful look at what day-to-day life was like for both citizens and soldiers in the two world wars. The ... More
 
 
 
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The Biscuit Factory
London > Business > Venue Hire
Drummond Road, Southwark, London SE16 | 35 minutes from The Recreation Ground
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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Dulwich Picture Gallery
London > Business > Venue Hire
Gallery Road, SE21 | 37 minutes from The Recreation Ground
Designed by London architect Sir John Soane in 1811, Dulwich Picture Gallery is the world's first purpose-built art gallery and holds one of the most celebrated ... More
 
 
 
 

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The Place Is Here
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South London Gallery 8 minutes walk from The Recreation Ground

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White Bear Theatre 23 minutes walk from The Recreation Ground

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