Foyles Royal Festival Hall  

 
 
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Riverside, South Bank, Level 1, London SE1 8XX
 
 
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10:00 - 22:00 Daily
 

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Foyles Royal Festival HallThe family-run Foyles book shop has been in the book selling business since 1906. Around 30,000 books are stocked at this branch on a broad range of subjects from fiction and poetry to philosophy, biography, science, cookery, sport, health, graphics, art, travel, London guides and children's titles. Phew. There's also a selection of printed music, magazines and gifts reflecting the music, arts and literature that the South Bank Centre showcases. Book lovers should also leave time to visit the Poetry Library at nearby Royal Festival Hall which houses the most comprehensive and accessible collection of modern poetry in Britain.

 

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Waterloo Railway Station
 
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Union Car Park
 
13 minutes walk
 
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Park Plaza County Hall Hotel London
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £99  35% off
1 Addington Street, SE1 | 6 minutes from Foyles Royal Festival Hall
Close to Waterloo, the 4 star Park Plaza is - as the name suggests - just behind County Hall. Near to the Thames, it's also convenient ... More
 
 
 
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London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £146  36% off
2 Whitehall Court, SW1A | 6 minutes from Foyles Royal Festival Hall
Emulating the style of a French chateau, this grand Victorian residence, built in 1884, occupies a prime location within Westminster. It's worth staying at the Grade ... More
 
 
 
Corinthia Hotel London
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £335  34% off
Whitehall Place, SW1A | 6 minutes from Foyles Royal Festival Hall
With 294 bedrooms, multi-level penthouse suites and terraces offering spectacular views of the River Thames, Trafalgar Square and Whitehall - the £300 million restoration of the ... More
 
 
 
 
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Crockatt and Powell
London > Shopping > Books
119-120 Lower Marsh, South Bank, London SE1 | 7 minutes from Foyles Royal Festival Hall
If you hate the commercial, branded feel of mega bookshops like Waterstones and Borders this one's a treat. Crockatt and Powell is an independent bookshop that ... More
 
 
 
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Stanfords
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7 Mercer Walk, Covent Garden, London WC2H | 12 minutes from Foyles Royal Festival Hall
Map and travel experts since 1853, Stanfords has been trading in the Covent Garden area since the nineteenth century and in 2019 moved from Long Acre, ... More
 
 
 
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62 Charing Cross Road, Soho, London WC2H | 13 minutes from Foyles Royal Festival Hall
A delightful second-hand bookshop with a wide choice that ranges from antiquarian first editions to the bargain basement. Rare books, first editions, modern literature, art and ... More
 
 
 
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Konditor & Cook
London > Shopping > Delicatessens
22 Cornwall Road, South Bank, London SE1 | 6 minutes from Foyles Royal Festival Hall
Konditor & Cook specialise in the creation of amazingly tasty cakes which are also sold on to some of the finest restaurants in the city. This, ... More
 
 
 
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Lower Marsh Market
London > Shopping > Markets
Lower Marsh, South Bank, London SE1 | 7 minutes from Foyles Royal Festival Hall
On weekdays a street food market runs along Lower Marsh displaying a diverse range of global food for all tastes, from Italian ... More
 
 
 
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Greensmiths Market
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
27 Lower Marsh, South Bank, London SE1 | 8 minutes from Foyles Royal Festival Hall
Greensmiths combines an excellent butcher's (The Ginger Pig), artisan baker's (The Old Post Office Bakery) and Covent Garden Market greengrocer's (Solstice) under one roof - all ... More
 
 
 
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Foyles Royal Festival Hall, Jubilee Gardens, Belvedere Road, SE1 | Same location as Foyles Royal Festival Hall
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Saturday At The Boat Show Comedy Club
London > Events > Comedy  Dates: Saturday 20th April 2019 - 8pm
Foyles Royal Festival Hall, Kings Reach, Victoria Embankment, SW1A | 5 minutes from Foyles Royal Festival Hall
Cheeky scamp Ian Smith comperes Funmbi Omotayo, Cally Beaton and Kae Kurd....More
 
 
 
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London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 21st March to 15th June 2019
Foyles Royal Festival Hall, Northumberland Avenue, WC2N | 6 minutes from Foyles Royal Festival Hall
Proud father Tevye struggles to maintain his family's Jewish traditions in turn of the 20th century Imperial Russia in the West End transfer of Menier Chocolate ...More
 
 
 
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London > Entertainment > Arts Centres
Belvedere Road, South Bank, London SE1 | Same location as Foyles Royal Festival Hall
London's hub of cultural arts, The Southbank Centre announced in March 2013 that it's set for a £100 million revamp that will see the 1960s design ... More
 
 
 
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London > Entertainment > Classical Music
Belvedere Road, South Bank, London SE1 | Same location as Foyles Royal Festival Hall
Housed in the same modernist block as the Royal Festival Hall and sandwiched between it and the Hayward Gallery, the Purcell Room has a 372-seat auditorium, ... More
 
 
 
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Belvedere Road, South Bank, London SE1 | Same location as Foyles Royal Festival Hall
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The Poetry Library
London > Attractions > Museums
Level 5, Royal Festival Hall, Belvedere Road, South Bank, London SE1 | Same location as Foyles Royal Festival Hall
The most comprehensive and accessible collection of poetry from 1914 in Britain, The Poetry Library within the Southbank Centre contains 90,000 items and is still growing. ... More
 
 
 
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South Bank, London SE1 | Same location as Foyles Royal Festival Hall
This stretch along the Thames is one of the cultural and social hubs of London with the Southbank Centre - which includes Royal Festival Hall, Queen ... More
 
 
 
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London > Attractions > Art Galleries
Belvedere Road, South Bank, London SE1 | 1 minute from Foyles Royal Festival Hall
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Eat Cafe
London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
South Bank Centre, Belvedere Road, South Bank, London SE1 | Same location as Foyles Royal Festival Hall
Food to go in its simplest form. Freeshly baked bread for hand-made made sandwhiches; home made soups; simple salads. Another high street option for fresh. fast ... More
 
 
 
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Strada
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
Unit 6, Royal Festival Hall Riverside, South Bank, London SE1 | Same location as Foyles Royal Festival Hall
Strada has started something of a pizza revolution. The chain has blossomed thanks largely to its focus on fresh, high quality ingredients, and efficient, friendly service. ... More
 
 
 
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Giraffe
London > Restaurants > International restaurants
Unit 1, Royal Festival Hall Riverside, South Bank, London SE1 | Same location as Foyles Royal Festival Hall
If you happen to be with the kids on the South Bank this summer this is a great little eatery in which to recharge their batteries. ... More
 
 
 
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Courtauld Institute of Art
London > Education > Arts and Drama
Somerset House, Covent Garden, London WC2R | 7 minutes from Foyles Royal Festival Hall
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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Saw Swee Hock Student Centre
London > Education > Universities and Colleges
1 Sheffield Street, Holborn, London WC2A | 12 minutes from Foyles Royal Festival Hall
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London > Education > Universities and Colleges
24 Shelton Street, Covent Garden, WC2H | 13 minutes from Foyles Royal Festival Hall
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Westminster Bridge Road, South Bank, London SE1 | 4 minutes from Foyles Royal Festival Hall
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Jubilee Gardens
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
3 Belvedere Road, South Bank, South Bank, London SE1 | 4 minutes from Foyles Royal Festival Hall
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Upper Ground, South Bank, South Bank, London SE1 | 6 minutes from Foyles Royal Festival Hall
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King's Arms
London > Nightlife > Pubs
25 Roupell Street, South Bank, London SE1 | 6 minutes from Foyles Royal Festival Hall
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The Sherlock Holmes
London > Nightlife > Pubs
10 Northumberland Street, Covent Garden, London WC2N | 7 minutes from Foyles Royal Festival Hall
Thirsty Sherlock Holmes fans look no further than this homage to the great detective himself and to original Victorian pubs. While you indulge in a soothing ... More
 
 
 
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The Thirsty Bear
London > Nightlife > Pubs
62 Stamford Street, South Bank, London SE1 | 8 minutes from Foyles Royal Festival Hall
If you're the kind of drinker who gets thirsty, very thirsty, and you don't have the time or patience to queue for at a very busy ... More
 
 
 
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Queen Elizabeth Hall Roof Garden
London > Nightlife > Bars
Belvedere Road, South Bank, London SE1 | Same location as Foyles Royal Festival Hall
Designed by the Eden Project, the Queen Elizabeth Hall Roof Garden is the place to be on a summer's evening for stunning sundown views over the ... More
 
 
 
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Bassoon Bar
London > Nightlife > Bars
Corinthia Hotel London, Whitehall Place, Westminster, London SW1A | 6 minutes from Foyles Royal Festival Hall
The cocktails in the Bassoon Bar are very good, expensive, yes, but very, very good. Not only that but the bar has a piano which is ... More
 
 
 
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Gordon's Wine Bar
London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
47 Villiers Street, Covent Garden, London WC2N | 6 minutes from Foyles Royal Festival Hall
Home to Samuel Pepys in the 1680s, the building housing Gordon’s is now home to a regular, thriving crowd of drinkers of all ages and all ... More
 
 
 
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Skylon
London > Business > Venue Hire
Southbank Centre, Belvedere Road, South Bank, London SE1 | Same location as Foyles Royal Festival Hall
The Royal Festival Hall's refurbishment has done away with 'The People's Palace', the marvellously 1950s restaurant that used to occupy this space, and replaced it with ... More
 
 
 
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Southbank Centre: Royal Festival Hall
London > Business > Venue Hire
Belvedere Road, South Bank, London SE1 | Same location as Foyles Royal Festival Hall
Located by the River Thames, with sweeping views of the capital from the London Eye to St Paul's Cathedral, the Southbank Centre is a unique metropolitan ... More
 
 
 
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The Deck at the National Theatre
London > Business > Venue Hire
South Bank, South Bank, London SE1 | 3 minutes from Foyles Royal Festival Hall
The Deck is a modern roof-top venue with stunning views over the Thames, available for hire at the National Theatre, part of the Southbank Centre which ... More
 
 
 
 

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