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Porchester Road, Bayswater, London W2 5DU
 
 
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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Royal Oak Tube Station
 
2 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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London Events 2017

With an exciting calendar of entertainment, 2017 is another special year in London. Find out what's happening throughout the capital with our thorough guide to the best 2017 London events.

 
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Near Paddington Library
La Suite West
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £74  22% off
41-51 Inverness Terrace, W2 | 7 minutes from Paddington Library
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 £58  35% off
30 Leinster Gardens, W2 | 7 minutes from Paddington Library
Refurbished in 2012, the Blakemore is a great option for business or leisure trips. It is in an ideal location near to fantastic shopping on ... More
 
 
 
The Caesar Hotel London
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £56  38% off
26-33 Queens Gardens., W2 | 7 minutes from Paddington Library
This designer hotel offers guests the ultimate in style and comfort. Bedrooms are beautifully decorated with modern furniture and bright fresh colours. Enjoy the tranquillity of ... More
 
 
 
 
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Alternative Libraries nearest Paddington Library

Nearest to Paddington Library
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Pancras Square Library
London > Useful Numbers > Libraries
5 Pancras Square, Bloomsbury, London N1C | 3.2 miles from Paddington Library
In July 2014 St Pancras Library closed in its former location, Argyle Street, and relocated to shiny new premises at 5 Pancras Square, a new-build 14-storey ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
St Bride Library
London > Useful Numbers > Libraries
Bride Lane, Fleet Street, City, London EC4Y | 3.6 miles from Paddington Library
This specialist library off Fleet Street houses 50,000 books and 3,500 periodicals, catalogues and directories on printing. From techniques to type faces, graphic design to typography, ... More
 
 
 
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The Women's Library
London > Useful Numbers > Libraries
25 Old Castle Street, Spitalfields, London E1 | 5 miles from Paddington Library
The Women's Library was established in 1926, as the Library of the London Society for Women's Service, the successor of the London women's suffrage organisation led ... More
 
 
 
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Events near Paddington Library

Near Paddington Library
Now On
Speci - Man
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: Thursday 23rd and Monday 27th November 2017 - 7.30pm-8.30pm
Paddington Library, Bridge House Pub, Delamere Terrace, W2 | 6 minutes from Paddington Library
...More
 
 
 
On Soon
Bumper Blyton - The Improvised Adventure
London > Events > Comedy  Dates: Friday 24th November 2017 at 7.30pm-8.30pm & Sunday 10th December 2017 at 7pm-8pm
Paddington Library, Bridge House Pub, Delamere Terrace, W2 | 6 minutes from Paddington Library
...More
 
 
 
On Soon
The River Girl
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 24th and 25th November 2017 at 7.30pm-9pm & 26th November 2017 at 3pm-4.30pm
Paddington Library, Opp 35 Blomfield Road, W9 | 7 minutes from Paddington Library
Theatre, Puppet Theatre....More
 
 
 
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Entertainment near Paddington Library

Near Paddington Library
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Idler Academy
London > Entertainment >
81 Westbourne Park Road, Bayswater, London W2 | 6 minutes from Paddington Library
If you like your coffee with a strong shot of philosophy, The Idler Academy is the place for you. This cafe-cum-centre of learning was set up ... More
 
 
 
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Puppet Theatre Barge
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Opp 35 Blomfield Road, W9 | 7 minutes from Paddington Library
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 | 11 minutes from Paddington Library
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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Sights and Attractions near Paddington Library

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Paddington Library
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Paddington Central
London > Attractions >
Sheldon Square, Paddington, London W2 | 5 minutes from Paddington Library
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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Jason's Canal Boat Trip
London > Attractions > Boats
Jason's Wharf, Opposite 60 Blomfield Road, Little Venice, London W9 | 7 minutes from Paddington Library
Jason's Trip takes passengers on a boat ride along the Regent's Canal, starting from Little Venice and heading all the way across North West London to ... More
 
 
 
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Art Work Space: The Hempel Hotel
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
31-35 Craven Hill Gardens, Paddington, London W2 | 8 minutes from Paddington Library
Art Work Space is an independent art gallery on the lower ground floor of The Hempel hotel, showcasing emerging artists working in a variety of media ... More
 
 
 
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Shopping near Paddington Library

The best shops and markets near Paddington Library
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Porchester Spa
London > Shopping > Health and Beauty
The Porchester Centre, Bayswater, London W2 | 1 minute from Paddington Library
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
London > Shopping > House and Garden
Westbourne Grove, Paddington, London W2 | 2 minutes from Paddington Library
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Gina Conway Aveda Lifestyle Salon
London > Shopping > Hair and Grooming
62 Westbourne Grove Road, Bayswater, London W2 | 4 minutes from Paddington Library
This excellent hair and beauty clinic on the Westbourne Grove Road offers the full range of cutting, styling and beauty treatments. Gina Conway is an American ... More
 
 
 
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Restaurants near Paddington Library

What are the best dining options near Paddington Library London?
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Antony's
London > Restaurants > Eastern European restaurants
54 Porchester Road, Bayswater, London W2 | 1 minute from Paddington Library
Polish cuisine. Booking advised on weekends. Occasional live entertainment. Separate room for parties. ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Bengal
London > Restaurants > Indian/South Asian restaurants
62A Porchester Road, Bayswater, London W2 | 1 minute from Paddington Library
Indian/South Asian Cuisine... More
 
 
 
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Italian Pizza Connection
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
94 Bishops Bridge Road, Paddington, London W2 | 2 minutes from Paddington Library
Italian Cuisine... More
 
 
 
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Education near Paddington Library

Near Paddington Library
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The London School of Painting and Drawing
London > Education > Evening Classes
23 Kensington Square, Kensington, London W8 | 24 minutes from Paddington Library
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The LookOut, Hyde Park
London > Education > Other Attractions
Hyde Park, Hyde Park, London W2 | 24 minutes from Paddington Library
Hidden in a copse of trees in Hyde Park, The LookOut is a tranquil haven in the heart of London. Home to the Isis Education Centre, ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Dana Centre
London > Education > Evening Classes
165 Queen's Gate, South Kensington, South Kensington, London SW7 | 28 minutes from Paddington Library
There are plenty of initiatives trying to get kids involved in science, but the Dana Centre, an extension of the Science Museum, is the first one ... More
 
 
 
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Leisure near Paddington Library

Paddington Library gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
All Star Lanes, Bayswater
London > Leisure > Activities
Whiteleys, 6 Porchester Gardens, Bayswater, Bayswater, London W2 | 5 minutes from Paddington Library
A Vogue shoot with hot model Daisy Lowe just goes to show the height of hip that All Star Lanes has reached. This fun bowling alley ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Float
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
2A Bridstow Place, Notting Hill, London W2 | 6 minutes from Paddington Library
As Londoners struggle to relax in this bustling behemoth of a city, people seem to keep on finding new, bizarre ways to chill out. Float offers ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Space NK
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
127-131 Westbourne Grove, Bayswater, London W2 | 6 minutes from Paddington Library
This spacious Westbourne Grove branch of beauty emporium Space NK is one of only two London stores to offer treatments at the luxurious Spa.NK. The shop, ... More
 
 
 
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Pubs near Paddington Library

The best pubs near London Paddington Library.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Prince Bonaparte
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
80 Chepstow Road, Notting Hill, London W2 | 6 minutes from Paddington Library
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Cow
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
89 Westbourne Park Road, Bayswater, London W2 | 6 minutes from Paddington Library
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Idlewild
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
55 Shirland Road, Maida Vale, London W9 | 9 minutes from Paddington Library
Glamourous gastropub with a cocktail bar upstairs, Idlewild in Maida Vale has something for everyone if you enjoy fine dining and casually chic surroundings. From the ... More
 
 
 
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Nightlife near Paddington Library

Paddington Library clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Westbourne House
London > Nightlife > Bars
65 Westbourne Grove, Bayswater, London W2 | 4 minutes from Paddington Library
Boasting an elegant design, this large venue is a popular place for perusing the long and imaginative cocktail list. Westbourne House is more of a bar ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Metropolitan
London > Nightlife > Gastropub
60 Great Western Road, Notting Hill, London W11 | 11 minutes from Paddington Library
... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Notting Hill Arts Club
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
221 Notting Hill Gate, Notting Hill, London W11 | 12 minutes from Paddington Library
Pricey but always fun, this subterranean dive in the heart of trendy West London enjoys a steady crowd and on big nights it gets absolutely packed ... More
 
 
 
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Meeting venue hire near Paddington Library

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Paddington Library.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Electric Cinema
London > Business > Venue Hire
191 Portobello Road, Notting Hill, Notting Hill, London W11 | 14 minutes from Paddington Library
... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Kensington Palace
London > Business > Venue Hire
Kensington Gardens, Kensington, London W8 | 17 minutes from Paddington Library
Conference facilities can accomodate for up to 1040 people.... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Kensington Conference and Events Centre
London > Business > Venue Hire
Hornton Street, Kensington, London W8 | 21 minutes from Paddington Library
Kensington Conference and Events Centre, Just a two minutes walk from High Street Kensington Underground Station, Kensington Chelsea and Events Centre is a highly adaptable, purpose-designed ... More
 
 
 
 

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Speci - Man
Theatre | Until 27th November 2017 

Canal Cafe Theatre 6 minutes walk from Paddington Library

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Diana: Her Fashion Story
Exhibitions | Until 1st January 2018 

Kensington Palace State Apartments 17 minutes walk from Paddington Library

Celebrate the life of Diana, Princess of Wales, in a major exhibition of her dresses, which trace the evolution of ...More

Cornelia Parker: One Day This Glass Will Break
Cornelia Parker: One Day This Glass Will Break
Exhibitions | Until 10th December 2017 

Londonprintstudio 18 minutes walk from Paddington Library

While its home is under reconstruction the Southbank Centre's Hayward Gallery presents a touring exhibition, One Day This Glass Will ...More

 
Wade Guyton: Das New Yorker Atelier, Abridged
Exhibitions | Until 4th February 2018 

Serpentine Gallery 20 minutes walk from Paddington Library

The American artist uses digital technologies - iPhones, cameras, computers and consumer-grade Epson printers - as tools to create both ...More

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BRIT Award winner Rory Graham, aka Rag 'n' Bone Man, plays his biggest show to ...More

 
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Park Theatre

John Dove directs David Haig, Malcolm Sinclair and Laura Rogers in the Royal Lyceum Theatre ...More

 
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Royal Albert Hall

The singer-songwriter who rose to prominence as lead vocalist for 80s band, The Smiths, plays ...More

 
Sutra
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Sadler's Wells Theatre

An award-winning collaboration between choreographer Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui, sculptor Antony Gormley and 19 Buddhist monks ...More

 
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Aldwych Theatre

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Strictly Come Dancing: The Live Tour
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Strictly champion Ore Oduba and judges Craig Revel Horwood, Darcey Bussell and Bruno Tonioli appear at the live version of the popular, glitzy BBC television show. The live ...More

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SSE Arena, Wembley

Strictly champion Ore Oduba appears at the live version of the popular, glitzy BBC television show, along with judges Craig Revel Horwood, Darcey Bussell and Bruno Tonioli. The ...More

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Over ten years after she founded Bea's of Bloomsbury the Cordon Bleu trained chef, Bea ...More

 
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Londrino, Leandro Carreira's first standalone restaurant and wine bar, begins with the flavours, traditions and ...More

 
Indian Accent
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The only restaurant in India to feature in the World's 50 Best Restaurants 2017, Indian ...More

 
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In May 2017 London craft brewer and makers of Hells Beer, Camden Town Brewery, launched its £30 million modern warehouse brewery in Enfield. ...More

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Harry's Dolci
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An all-day Italian restaurant from the Caprice group, Harry's Dolci emulates the glamour of 1950's ...More

 
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Veeno St Paul's
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Italian wine bar Veeno champions Italy's after-work culture of drinking, eating and relaxing....More

 
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Pickle and Toast
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Serving grilled cheese sandwiches in Soho, Pickle and Toast is open for breakfast, lunch, evening beers and late bites from dawn till dark....More

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Soho speakeasy bar on Great Windmill Street with live music, DJs and old school glamour....More

 
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