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Smart, comfortable West End bar with a sophisticated dance music policy. Doubles up as an extra room for The End nightclub at the weekend, though separate entry is usually available.

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Holborn Tube Station
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    Thistle Holborn, The Kingsley London

    Thistle Holborn, The Kingsley

    from 76 36% off
    Bloomsbury Way, London, WC1A 2SD 2 minutes away from AKA

    Set in the heart of the West End, Thistle Holborn - The Kingsley is well positioned with the British Museum very close by and the entertainments ...More

    Radisson Blu Edwardian Bloomsbury Street Hotel London

    Radisson Blu Edwardian Bloomsbury Street Hotel

    from 88 41% off
    9-13 Bloomsbury Street, London, WC1B 3QD 2 minutes away from AKA

    Near to the British Museum, this Edwardian hotel is something of a Bloomsbury landmark. Relaunched in January 2009 following a '25million makeover, each of the 174 ...More

    Radisson Blu Edwardian Kenilworth Hotel London

    Radisson Blu Edwardian Kenilworth Hotel

    from 56 34% off
    97 Great Russell Street, London, WC1B 3LB 3 minutes away from AKA

    Conforming to the Radisson Blu Edwardian brand of mixing designer décor with designer locations, the Kenilworth has everything you'd expect from this established chain. 50 metres ...More

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    Alternative Bars nearest AKA

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    The London Cocktail Club - Shaftesbury Avenue London
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    The London Cocktail Club - Shaftesbury Avenue

    224a Shaftesbury Avenue, Covent Garden, WC2H 8EB 1 minutes away from AKA

    The London Cocktail Club is a members bar but - luckily for us - it's not a very exclusive one; it's free ...More

    The American Bar at The Savoy London
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    The American Bar at The Savoy

    The Savoy, Strand, Covent Garden, WC2R 0EU 1 minutes away from AKA

    During The Savoy's 220million refit the American Bar was barely touched, ensuring it stayed true to its traditional, sleek design that is synonymous with the iconic ...More

    Beaufort Bar at The Savoy London
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    Beaufort Bar at The Savoy

    The Savoy, Strand, Covent Garden, WC2R 0EU 1 minutes away from AKA

    The second of two bars in The Savoy, the Beaufort Bar is a glamorous affair. The bar continues the hotel's Art Deco theme with plush black ...More

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    The Princess Louise London
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    The Princess Louise

    208 High Holborn, Covent Garden, WC1V 7BW 3 minutes away from AKA

    The flagship London pub of Yorkshire's oldest brewery, Samuel Smith, the Princess Louise has been carefully restored to her original Victorian layout complete with snugs, removed ...More

    Philomena's Irish Bar London
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    Philomena's Irish Bar

    40 Great Queen Street, Covent Garden, WC2B 5AA 4 minutes away from AKA

    Philomena's is an Irish themed bar and sports cafe on Great Queen Street, just two minutes walk from Covent Garden tube station. A great place to ...More

    Polpo at Ape and Bird London
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    Polpo at Ape and Bird

    142 Shaftesbury Avenue, Covent Garden, WC2H 8HJ 5 minutes away from AKA

    When Russell Norman, famed for Polpo, Spuntino and Mishkin's, and as The Restaurant Man on BBC2, opened his first pub in November 2013 it seemed ...More

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    Events near AKA

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    War Horse London
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    War Horse

    Dates: 28th March 2009 to 13th February 2016
    New London Theatre, Drury Lane, Covent Garden, WC2B 5PW 3 minutes away from AKA

    This moving adaptation of Michael Morpurgo's World War I epic War Horse gets a West End transfer to the New London Theatre after two critically acclaimed ...More

    The Play That Goes Wrong London
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    The Play That Goes Wrong

    Dates: 5th September 2014 to 5th September 2015
    Duchess Theatre, Catherine Street, London, WC2B 5LA 8 minutes away from AKA

    Presented by the award-winning, international comedy company Mischief Theatre, The Play That Goes Wrong follows the inept and accident prone Cornley Polytechnic Drama Society ...More

    The Painkiller London
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    The Painkiller

    Dates: 5th March to 30th April 2016
    Garrick Theatre, 2 Charing Cross Road, London, WC2H 0HH 9 minutes away from AKA

    Sean Foley directs this adaptation of Francis Veber's classic play, The Painkiller, as part of Kenneth Branagh's five-play season at the Garrick Theatre. The production sees ...More

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    Shaftesbury Theatre London
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    Shaftesbury Theatre

    210 Shaftesbury Avenue, Covent Garden, WC2H 8DP 1 minutes away from AKA

    A large and appealingly shabby Edwardian theatre which has produced almost a century of successful popular theatre and musicals. The most notorious of these was probably ...More

    Top Secret Comedy Club @ The Africa Centre London
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    Top Secret Comedy Club @ The Africa Centre

    170 Drury Lane, Covent Garden, WC2B 5PD 3 minutes away from AKA

    This new Covent Garden alternative to the West End tourist traps has welcomed the likes of filthy San Franciscan Scott Capurro and TV favourite Andi Osho. ...More

    New London Theatre London
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    New London Theatre

    Drury Lane, Covent Garden, WC2B 5PW 3 minutes away from AKA

    Although this site has been an entertainment venue since at least the mid-19th century, the New London Theatre only opened its doors in 1973, making it ...More

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    The best museums, galleries, attractions near AKA
    The Cartoon Museum London
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    The Cartoon Museum

    35 Little Russell Street, Bloomsbury, WC1A 2HH 1 minutes away from AKA

    Combining art with humour, this addition to London's museum-cum-gallery scene is refreshingly vibrant. From political cartoons of Thatcher, Brown, Bush and Blair to rare originals on ...More

    British Museum London
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    British Museum

    Great Russell Street, Bloomsbury, WC1B 3DG 3 minutes away from AKA

    If you wanted to thoroughly explore the British Museum, it would take months, if not years. Over seven millions objects from all over the world are ...More

    Elms Lesters Painting Rooms London
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    Elms Lesters Painting Rooms

    135 Flitcroft Street, Covent Garden, WC2H 8DH 4 minutes away from AKA

    Elms Lesters Painting Rooms are housed in an extraordinary space, purpose built as a painting studio in 1904. Since 1984 the gallery has been specialising in ...More

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    James Smith & Sons London
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    James Smith & Sons

    53 New Oxford Street, Covent Garden, WC1A 1BL 1 minutes away from AKA

    James Smith & Sons is an historic Victorian family business specialising in umbrellas, walking sticks and canes. Commonly known as "the Umbrella Shop", this immaculately presented ...More

    Aveda London
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    Aveda

    174-177 High Holborn, Covent Garden, WC1V 7AA 1 minutes away from AKA

    Environmentally conscious hair and make-up brand with 'lifestyle' stores like this one in High Holborn - where there's even a herb garden on the roof terrace. ...More

    Arthur Beale London
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    Arthur Beale

    194 Shaftesbury Avenue, Covent Garden, WC2H 8JP 2 minutes away from AKA

    Trading for over one hundred years, Arthur Beale is a long-standing specialist shop in London but it's also something of an anomaly: the last place you'd ...More

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    Naru Restaurant London
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    Naru Restaurant

    230 Shaftesbury Avenue, Covent Garden, WC2H 8EG 1 minute away from AKA

    Korean Cuisine...More

    Savoir Faire London
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    Savoir Faire

    42 New Oxford Street, Bloomsbury, WC1A 1EP 1 minutes away from AKA

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    Konaki London
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    Konaki

    5 Coptic Street, Bloomsbury, WC1A 1NH 1 minutes away from AKA

    Greek cuisine ...More

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    English [Out There!] London
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    English [Out There!]

    10 Coptic Street, Bloomsbury, WC1A 1NH 1 minutes away from AKA

    English [Out There!] takes a very hands-on approach to learning English. The course places an emphasis on using what you have learned. Students are taken out ...More

    The Method Studio London
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    The Method Studio

    Conway Hall, 25 Red Lion Square, Holborn, WC1R 4RL 7 minutes away from AKA

    Learn to act by becoming the person you are portraying. Think yourself into the role... eat what they would eat, weigh what they would weigh, behave ...More

    Saw Swee Hock Student Centre London
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    Saw Swee Hock Student Centre

    1 Sheffield Street, Holborn, WC2A 2EY 7 minutes away from AKA

    The award-winning Saw Swee Hock Student Centre, designed by Irish architects O'Donnell + Tuomey and awarded the RIBA London Building of the Year Award in 2014, ...More

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    The Hospital Club London
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    The Hospital Club

    24 Endell Street, Covent Garden, WC2H 9HQ 3 minutes away from AKA

    Before it was a hip private members' club designed specifically for the creative industries - complete with bar and dining rooms, cinema, TV and recording studios ...More

    Phoenix Garden London
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    Phoenix Garden

    21 Stacey Street, Covent Garden, WC2H 8DG 4 minutes away from AKA

    In the shadow of both Centrepoint and St Giles-in-the-Fields Church, hidden from most tourists and residents alike, lies this beautiful West End garden. Originally a car ...More

    All Star Lanes, Bloomsbury London
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    All Star Lanes, Bloomsbury

    Victoria House, Bloomsbury Place, Bloomsbury, WC1B 4DA 4 minutes away from AKA

    This fun bowling alley and restaurant is a great place for a gang of you to spend a memorable night out trying to out-do each other. ...More

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    The Princess Louise London
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    The Princess Louise

    208 High Holborn, Covent Garden, WC1V 7BW 3 minutes away from AKA

    The flagship London pub of Yorkshire's oldest brewery, Samuel Smith, the Princess Louise has been carefully restored to her original Victorian layout complete with snugs, removed ...More

    Philomena's Irish Bar London
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    Philomena's Irish Bar

    40 Great Queen Street, Covent Garden, WC2B 5AA 4 minutes away from AKA

    Philomena's is an Irish themed bar and sports cafe on Great Queen Street, just two minutes walk from Covent Garden tube station. A great place to ...More

    Polpo at Ape and Bird London
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    Polpo at Ape and Bird

    142 Shaftesbury Avenue, Covent Garden, WC2H 8HJ 5 minutes away from AKA

    When Russell Norman, famed for Polpo, Spuntino and Mishkin's, and as The Restaurant Man on BBC2, opened his first pub in November 2013 it seemed ...More

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    The Congress Centre London
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    The Congress Centre

    23-28 Great Russell Street, Bloomsbury, WC1B 3LS 3 minutes away from AKA

    Based at Congress House, the headquarters of the Trades Union Congress, the Congress Centre offers several meeting and conference rooms for hire within an architecturally-renowned Grade ...More

    British Museum London
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    British Museum

    Great Russell Street, Bloomsbury, Bloomsbury, WC1B 3DG 3 minutes away from AKA

    If you wanted to thoroughly explore the British Museum, it would take months, if not years. Over seven millions objects from all over the world are ...More

    Sir John Soane's Museum London
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    Sir John Soane's Museum

    13 Lincoln's Inn Fields, Holborn, WC2A 3BP 6 minutes away from AKA

    An appealingly higgledy-piggledy treasure trove of artefacts, the extraordinary Sir John Soane's Museum elegantly located on Lincoln's Inn Fields is well worth an exploratory rummage. Lurking ...More

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    Memphis The Musical
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    Theatre | Until 31st October 2015
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    Shaftesbury Theatre  1 minute walk from Aka

    Beverley Knight and Killian Donnelly star in Joe DiPietro and David Bryan's Memphis the Musical set in the underground nightclubs ... More

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    Kids Events | On 31st July 2015
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    The Cartoon Museum  1 minute walk from Aka

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    Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 25th September 2015
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    Guanabara  3 minutes walk from Aka

    DJ Limao and Matthew Bandy supply soul reggae, garage, D&B, swing, Latin and house.... More

    War Horse
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    Theatre | Until 13th February 2016
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    New London Theatre  3 minutes walk from Aka

    This moving adaptation of Michael Morpurgo's World War I epic War Horse gets a West End transfer to the New ... More

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    Exhibitions | Until 16th August 2015
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    British Museum  3 minutes walk from Aka

    This exhibition will focus on the printed propaganda that either reviled or glorified Napoleon Bonaparte, on both sides of the ... More

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    Exhibitions | On 31st July 2015
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    British Museum  3 minutes walk from Aka

    A 45-minute gallery talk by David Stuttard.... More

    Indigenous Australia: Enduring Civilisation
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    Exhibitions | Until 2nd August 2015
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    British Museum  3 minutes walk from Aka

    Indigenous Australia at the British Museum is the first major exhibition in the UK to present the history of both ... More

    Michael Flatley's Lord Of The Dance: Dangerous Games
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    Dance | Until 5th September 2015
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    Dominion Theatre  4 minutes walk from Aka

    Irish-American dancer and choreographer Michael Flatley, who has turned Irish dancing into a spine tingling show spectacular, directs this dynamic ... More

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    Exhibitions | Until 15th August 2015
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    Moti Mahal  4 minutes walk from Aka

    For the 10 year celebration of Moti Mahal they are producing three menus inspired by prestigious paintings by Paresh Maity, ... More

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    Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 28th August 2015
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    The Alley Cat  4 minutes walk from Aka

    DJ Casper plays rock'n'roll and rockabilly.... More

     
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