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Chelsea Cloisters Pure Parking
 
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Whitelands House Pure Parking
 
20 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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Blakes Hotel London
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £159  40% off
33 Roland Gardens, SW7 | 6 minutes from Friends
Anouska Hempel has a signature minimalist interior design style and everything about Blakes in South Kensington has been designed to her exacting taste. From the black ... More
 
 
 
Millennium & Copthorne Hotels at Chelsea FC
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £66  36% off
Stamford Bridge, SW6 | 8 minutes from Friends
The Millennium & Copthorne Hotels at Chelsea FC benefit from a thoroughly modern design with all the comforts and conveniences that brings. There's broadband in every ... More
 
 
 
Cranley Hotel London
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £96  23% off
10 Bina Gardens, SW5 | 9 minutes from Friends
Three 1869 townhouses combine to make The Cranley, a tranquil temporary residence within walking distance of Gloucester Road Tube. Each of the 39 rooms is individually ... More
 
 
 
 
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Santa Lucia
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
2 Hollywood Road, South Kensington, London SW10 | 1 minute from Friends
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Carluccio's
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
236 Fulham Road, Chelsea, London SW10 | 1 minute from Friends
Carluccio's are springing up all over the place, from Bluewater to Brent Cross, spreading the gospel of good fresh superior Italian food. Each restaurant is also ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Il Trillo - Chelsea
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
4 Hollywood Road, South Kensington, London SW10 | 1 minute from Friends
Italian Cuisine... More
 
 
 
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Rosa's Chelsea
London > Restaurants > Thai restaurants
246 Fulham Road, South Kensington, London SW10 | 1 minute from Friends
The first West London Rosa's Thai Cafe, Rosa's Chelsea brings Thai dishes with a modern twist to a Grade-II listed building on Fulham Road. Set up ... More
 
 
 
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Feng Sushi
London > Restaurants > Japanese restaurants
218 Fulham Road, Chelsea, London SW10 | 1 minute from Friends
This chain of inexpensive sushi restaurants is never going to win any accolades for service - in the main it’s slow and not particularly helpful. Nevertheless, ... More
 
 
 
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Honky Tonk
London > Restaurants > American restaurants
6 Hollywood Road, South Kensington, London SW10 | 1 minute from Friends
Welcome to Honky Tonk bar and restaurant on Hollywood Road, a bar friendly street just off the Fulham Road. Serving up delicious American food in a ... More
 
 
 
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Mr Gillie
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 25th June to 11th July 2017 - Various Times
Friends, 118 Finborough Road, SW10 | 5 minutes from Friends
An inspirational village schoolteacher is judged in a celestial court in this comedy by James Bridie. Directed by Jenny Eastop....More
 
 
 
Now On
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London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 20th June to 15th July 2017 - 7.30pm
Friends, 118 Finborough Road, SW10 | 5 minutes from Friends
Australian Steve Rogers' work about the lives of two sisters who run a takeaway place in Australia. Directed by Cressida Brown....More
 
 
 
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RADAR
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Thursday 29th June 2017 - 7pm
Friends, Stamford Bridge Fulham Road, SW6 | 8 minutes from Friends
A night of hip hop and soul from The Age Of L.U.N.A., Adam Naas, Catherine McGrath, Autumn Sharif, SuperGlu, Misunderstood and host Mark Sutherland....More
 
 
 
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Chickenshed Kensington and Chelsea
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Kings Road, Chelsea, London SW10 | 4 minutes from Friends
Chickenshed theatre company has been working to make theatre inclusive for over 30 years and in 2011 they launched a new theatre programme in Kensington and ... More
 
 
 
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Finborough Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
118 Finborough Road, Fulham, London SW10 | 5 minutes from Friends
The Finborough Theatre in Earls Court punches well above its weight, presenting award-winning plays and works by new writers in a small theatre above a pub. ... More
 
 
 
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The Troubadour
London > Entertainment > Live Music
265 Old Brompton Road, Earls Court, London SW5 | 8 minutes from Friends
Kensington's original boho coffee house. Jimi Hendrix, Joni Mitchell, Bob Dylan and Paul Simon played here back in the 60s. Of course, Kensington has changed a ... More
 
 
 
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The best museums, galleries, attractions near Friends
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Brompton Cemetery
London > Attractions > Other Attractions
Fulham Road, Fulham, London SW10 | 4 minutes from Friends
Opened in the mid-19th century Brompton Cemetary was set up as one of the 'Magnificent Seven' series of cemeteries, which included Highgate Cemetery, established to cope ... More
 
 
 
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National Trust: Carlyle's House
London > Attractions > Museums
24 Cheyne Row, Chelsea, Chelsea, London SW3 | 12 minutes from Friends
A Queen Anne Town House occupied by historian and 'Sage of Chelsea' Thomas Carlyle and his wife Jane from 1834-1881. A man of letters, Thomas Carlyle ... More
 
 
 
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Proud Chelsea
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
161 Kings Road, Chelsea, London SW3 | 15 minutes from Friends
Art gallery Proud Chelsea brings top quality rock 'n' roll photography to the heart of King's Road. There are several strings to the Proud bow - ... More
 
 
 
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The best shops and markets near Friends
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Luigi's Delicatessen
London > Shopping > Delicatessens
349 Fulham Road, Chelsea, London SW10 | 3 minutes from Friends
Luigi's Delicatessen is a one-stop shop for all kinds of delicacies from fresh pasta to farmhouse cheeses with a particular emphasis on Italian produce. They have ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Wyndham House Butchers
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
309 Fulham Road, Chelsea, London SW10 | 3 minutes from Friends
One of London's best butchers, this place is incredibly popular with Fulham residents. Wyndham's is a family operation which also has a shop at Borough Market. ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Crockatt and Powell
London > Shopping > Books
345 Fulham Road, Chelsea, London SW10 | 3 minutes from Friends
If you hate the commercial, branded feel of mega bookshops like Waterstones and Borders this one's a treat. An independent that treats you like an individual. ... More
 
 
 
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Royal College of Art, Dyson Building
London > Education > Universities and Colleges
1 Hester Road, Battersea, London SW11 | 14 minutes from Friends
The £21 million Dyson Building makes up the largest part of the purpose-built Battersea campus of the prestigious Royal College of Art. Located at 1 Hester ... More
 
 
 
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Dana Centre
London > Education > Evening Classes
165 Queen's Gate, South Kensington, South Kensington, London SW7 | 16 minutes from Friends
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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The London School of Painting and Drawing
London > Education > Evening Classes
23 Kensington Square, Kensington, London W8 | 20 minutes from Friends
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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Kayaking London
London > Leisure >
Cremorne Riverside, Cremorne Gardens, Lots Road, SW10 | 9 minutes from Friends
Based in the Cremorne Riverside Centre on the waterfront at Chelsea, Kayaking London offers a variety of trips, tours and bespoke experiences enabling the public to ... More
 
 
 
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Chel*ski
London > Leisure >
4 Sotheron Place, Michael Road, SW6 | 10 minutes from Friends
London's largest indoor ski training centre, brought to you by the team behind Clip N Climb and located nearby, Chel*Ski ... More
 
 
 
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Clip n Climb Chelsea
London > Leisure >
19 Michael Road, SW6 | 12 minutes from Friends
Climbing meets theme park at Clip n Climb Chelsea where there are 22 separate challenges from the Jungle Gym to the Skyscraper. Take the Speed Climbing ... More
 
 
 
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Pubs near Friends

The best pubs near London Friends.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The King's Arms
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
190 Fulham Road, Chelsea, Chelsea, London SW10 | 3 minutes from Friends
Gastropub... More
 
 
 
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The Duke of Clarence
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
148 Old Brompton Road, South Kensington, South Kensington, London SW5 | 8 minutes from Friends
Gastropub... More
 
 
 
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The Cadogan Arms
London > Nightlife > Pubs
298 Kings Road, Chelsea, Chelsea, London SW3 | 9 minutes from Friends
The Cadogan Arms has been given a facelift by Tom and Ed Martin - the brothers behind The Botanist, The Gun, The Well, Hat & Tun ... More
 
 
 
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Friends clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Beaver Lodge
London > Nightlife > Bars
266 Fulham Road, SW10 | 1 minute from Friends
From the people who brought you Barts, Maggie's and Bunga Bunga, Beaver Lodge is a mountain cabin and dance ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Evans & Peel Detective Agency
London > Nightlife > Bars
310c Earls Court Road, Earls Court, London SW5 | 9 minutes from Friends
Taking the speakeasy trend to another level, the Evans & Peel Detective Agency is a bar moonlighting as fully functioning detective company. The basement bar can ... More
 
 
 
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Albert's
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
92 Old Brompton Road, SW7 | 11 minutes from Friends
The guys behind Boujis, Raffles and Mahiki - Jake Parkinson-Smith, Carlo Carello, Piers Adam and Fraser Carruthers - offer a party place ... More
 
 
 
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Chelsea Football Club and Conference Centre
London > Business > Venue Hire
Stamford Bridge Ground Fulham Road, Fulham, London SW6 | 8 minutes from Friends
What a difference a game makes... at the end of 1993, a couple of surprise results lifted the Blues out of mid-table and into the Champions ... More
 
 
 
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Earls Court Conference and Exhibition Centre
London > Business > Venue Hire
Warwick Road, Earls Court, London SW5 | 13 minutes from Friends
... More
 
 
 
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Natural History Museum
London > Business > Venue Hire
Cromwell Road, South Kensington, London SW7 | 16 minutes from Friends
The Natural History Museum is sure to impress even the most jaded of children. This ornate museum is home to more than 70 million specimens from ... More
 
 
 
 

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Mr Gillie
Theatre | Until 11th July 2017 

Finborough Theatre 5 minutes walk from Friends

An inspirational village schoolteacher is judged in a celestial court in this comedy by James Bridie. Directed by Jenny Eastop....More

Sensational Butterflies
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Kids Events | Until 17th September 2017 

Natural History Museum 16 minutes walk from Friends

From chomping caterpillars to beautiful butterflies, the Natural History Museum comes alive at summer with the arrival of the tropical ...More

 
Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2016
Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2016
Exhibitions | Until 10th September 2017 

Natural History Museum 16 minutes walk from Friends

Swarming mayflies, ethereal killer whales and curious foxes are among the creatures captured on camera at this year's Wildlife Photographer ...More

 
Lee Mead: Up Front And Centre!
Concerts | On 25th June 2017 

The Pheasantry 16 minutes walk from Friends

The singer and actor showcases his extensive repertoire of songs from musical theatre, plus songs from his recent album, and ...More

Robots
Robots
Kids Events | Until 3rd September 2017 

Science Museum 17 minutes walk from Friends

Showcasing the evolution of modern robotics from a 1582 iron manikin to one of the first walking two-legged robots, the ...More

 
Dance For Refuge
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 25th June 2017 

Victoria and Albert (V & A) Museum 18 minutes walk from Friends

Refugee and migrant DJs spin dance music inspired by the V&A's collections....More

The Pink Floyd Exhibition: Their Mortal Remains
The Pink Floyd Exhibition: Their Mortal Remains
Exhibitions | Until 1st October 2017 

Victoria and Albert (V & A) Museum 18 minutes walk from Friends

They've given us The Dark Side of the Moon, pigs flying over Battersea Power Station and giant inflatable teachers. Now, ...More

 
Balenciaga: Shaping Fashion
Balenciaga: Shaping Fashion
Exhibitions | Until 18th February 2018 

Victoria and Albert (V & A) Museum 18 minutes walk from Friends

He shunned publicity, was rarely seen and gave only one full interview in his life yet Christian Dior called him ...More

 
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California
Exhibitions | Until 15th October 2017 

Design Museum 21 minutes walk from Friends

A landmark exhibition, California at the Design Museum is the first to examine a state's current global reach. From LSD ...More

 

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