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Waterloo Railway Station
 
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Library Street NCP
 
3 minutes walk
 
Elephant and Castle NCP
 
6 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £77  29% off
157 Waterloo Road, SE1 | 5 minutes from Blackwell's
Situated just a five minute walk from London Waterloo Station, the Hampton by Hilton London Waterloo is nearby to many central London locations, with the London ... More
 
 
 
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Alternative Books nearest Blackwell's

Nearest to Blackwell's
WH Smith
London > Shopping > Books
Elephant&Castle Shopping Centre, Elephant and Castle, London SE1 | 7 minutes from Blackwell's
A branch of Smiths is a fixture of practically every high street up and down the country. The chain sells stationery, magazines, books, greeting cards, gifts, ... More
 
 
 
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Shopping near Blackwell's

The best shops and markets near Blackwell's
Silverprint
London > Shopping > Specialists
120 London Road, South Bank, London SE1 | Same location as Blackwell's
Darkroom accessories... More
 
 
 
La Bodeguita
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
Upper Level, Elephant & Castle Shopping Centre, Elephant and Castle, London SE1 | 6 minutes from Blackwell's
Latin American grocery ... More
 
 
 
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Evans Cycles
London > Shopping > Bicycle Shops
77 The Cut, South Bank, London SE1 | 7 minutes from Blackwell's
With over 80 years experience in selling bikes, Evans brings something special to the cycle scene. This shop is the original Evans bike shop. ... More
 
 
 
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The Caretaker
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 26th March to 14th May 2016
Old Vic Theatre, 103 The Cut, SE1 | 7 minutes from Blackwell's
Joining celebrated actor Ralph Fiennes, who stars in The Master Builder , on The Old Vic 2016 ...More
 
 
 
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The Master Builder
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 25th January to 19th March 2016
Old Vic Theatre, 103 The Cut, SE1 | 7 minutes from Blackwell's
Award-winning film and stage actor Ralph Fiennes stars in a new adaptation of Henrik Ibsen's The Master Builder at ...More
 
 
 
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Jekyll & Hyde
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 20th to 28th May 2016
Old Vic Theatre, 103 The Cut, SE1 | 7 minutes from Blackwell's
Matthew Warchus, the new artistic director of T he Old Vic , is bringing different forms of entertainment back to the renowned ...More
 
 
 
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Southwark Playhouse
London > Entertainment > Theatres
77-85 Newington Causeway, Bankside, London SE1 | 5 minutes from Blackwell's
The Southwark Playhouse, one of London's best fringe theatres, has found a temporary home for five years at 77-85 Newington Causeway, a huge warehouse in ... More
 
 
 
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The Coronet Theatre
London > Entertainment > Live Music
28 New Kent Road, Elephant and Castle, London SE1 | 6 minutes from Blackwell's
This 2600-capacity venue hosts some of the most rocking club nights and live music events in town. Starting out life as a Victorian theatre - staging ... More
 
 
 
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Old Vic Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
103 The Cut, South Bank, London SE1 | 7 minutes from Blackwell's
With the exception of The Globe, the Old Vic has had a greater influence on the history of drama than any theatre standing today. From John ... More
 
 
 
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The best museums, galleries, attractions near Blackwell's
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St George's Cathedral
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
Westminster Bridge Road, South Bank, London SE1 | 4 minutes from Blackwell's
One of two cathedrals in Southwark, St George's Cathedral opened in 1848 as the first Catholic cathedral in the UK after the Reformation. The impressive building ... More
 
 
 
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IWM London (Imperial War Museums)
London > Attractions > Museums
Lambeth Road, Elephant and Castle, Southwark, London SE1 | 5 minutes from Blackwell's
The IWM London, the flagship Imperial War Museum which offers a thoughtful look at what day-to-day life is like for both citizens and soldiers in times ... More
 
 
 
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Tibetan Peace Gardens
London > Attractions > Parks and Gardens
Imperial War Museum, Lambeth Road, Southwark, London SE1 | 5 minutes from Blackwell's
Buddhist garden in the grounds of the Imperial War Museum. Located in the ground of the Imperial War Museum, lies this fitting tribute to peace and the ... More
 
 
 
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The Laughing Gravy
London > Restaurants > International restaurants
154 Blackfriars Road, Southwark, SE1 | 4 minutes from Blackwell's
International cuisine. Booking advised for lunch. Separate room for parties. Tables on patio. ... More
 
 
 
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El Vergel
London > Restaurants > South American restaurants
132 Webber Street, SE10QL | 4 minutes from Blackwell's
Tiny Latino restaurant and café tucked away behind Borough tube which is much loved by local office workers and residents. Owned and run by a lovely ... More
 
 
 
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Masters Super Fish
London > Restaurants > Fish and Seafood
191 Waterloo Road, South Bank, London SE1 | 4 minutes from Blackwell's
Fish & Chips ... More
 
 
 
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Near Blackwell's
London Executive Schools
London > Education > Universities and Colleges
5 Westminster Bridge Road, Elephant and Castle, London SE1 | 2 minutes from Blackwell's
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Morley College
London > Education > Universities and Colleges
61 Westmister Bridge Road, South Bank, London SE1 | 5 minutes from Blackwell's
Morley College, one of the oldest adult education colleges in the country, dates back to the early 1880s when it was set up by visionary, Emma ... More
 
 
 
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London College Of Communication
London > Education > Professional Training
Elephant & Castle, Elephant and Castle, London SE1 | 6 minutes from Blackwell's
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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London Palace Superbowl
London > Leisure > Activities
1st Floor, Elephant & Castle Shopping Centre, Elephant and Castle, London SE1 | 6 minutes from Blackwell's
... More
 
 
 
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King's Arms
London > Nightlife > Pubs
25 Roupell Street, South Bank, London SE1 | 10 minutes from Blackwell's
A short walk from the South Bank Centre, The Old Vic and The National Theatre this traditional old watering hole is a good place to have ... More
 
 
 
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The Thirsty Bear
London > Nightlife > Pubs
62 Stamford Street, South Bank, London SE1 | 12 minutes from Blackwell's
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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National Trust: George Inn, The George Inn Yard
London > Nightlife > Pubs
77 Borough High Street, Southwark, Bankside, London SE1 | 14 minutes from Blackwell's
Dating back to 1676 this is the only original galleried inn left in London. Borough High Street was once crammed full of old coaching inns, providing accommodation ... More
 
 
 
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Blackwell's clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Ministry of Sound
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
103 Gaunt Street, Elephant and Castle, London SE1 | 4 minutes from Blackwell's
A massive sound system, huge dancefloor and a staggering roster of big name DJs has made sure of Ministry of Sound's place in clubbing folklore. The ... More
 
 
 
Imbibe
London > Nightlife > Bars
173 Blackfriars Road, SE1 | 5 minutes from Blackwell's
From the outside, Imbibe looks fairly unpromising - a brash wash of colour frames a series of large modern, windows. Inside, a strong 70s retro theme ... More
 
 
 
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Corsica Studios
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
Unit 5 Farrell Court, 4-5 Elephant Road, Elephant and Castle, London SE17 | 7 minutes from Blackwell's
A superbly designed two-room club and arts venue that captures the feeling of an illegal party in a squatted industrial space - while still being clean, ... More
 
 
 
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Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Blackwell's.
Siobhan Davies Studios
London > Business > Venue Hire
85 St George's Road, Elephant and Castle, London SE1 | 3 minutes from Blackwell's
... More
 
 
 
Ministry of Sound
London > Business > Venue Hire
103 Gaunt Street, Elephant and Castle, London SE1 | 4 minutes from Blackwell's
A massive sound system, huge dancefloor and a staggering roster of big name DJs has made sure of Ministry of Sound's place in clubbing folklore. The ... More
 
 
 
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Imperial War Museum
London > Business > Venue Hire
Lambeth Road, Southwark, London SE1 | 5 minutes from Blackwell's
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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Trade Off Monday
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 8th February 2016 

The Roadhouse 1 minute walk from Blackwell's

Take part in Rockeoke and sing with the live band. Plus indie and pop music from resident DJ Elle Tiyo....More

Kinky Boots
Kinky Boots
Theatre | Until 24th September 2016 

Adelphi Theatre 3 minutes walk from Blackwell's

Inspired by a true story and based on the 2005 British film of the same name, Cyndi Lauper and Harvey ...More

 
The Lion King
The Lion King
Theatre | Until 3rd July 2016 

The Lyceum Theatre 3 minutes walk from Blackwell's

The Lion King tells the story of Simba - the epic adventure of his battles, his friendships, his dreams and ...More

 
Mamma Mia!
Mamma Mia!
Theatre | Until 22nd October 2016 

Novello Theatre 3 minutes walk from Blackwell's

Through the story-telling magic of the songs of ABBA, we meet Donna, a feisty forty-something single mum, who recalls the ...More

 
Stables And Lucraft: Ulmus Londinium
Exhibitions | Until 29th February 2016 

Somerset House 6 minutes walk from Blackwell's

An art installation which celebrates London's surviving elm tree population, and the elm tree's historic role in shaping the infrastructure ...More

Joseph Stannard's Yarmouth Sands And The Predicaments Of Painting
Exhibitions | On 8th February 2016 

The Courtauld Institute Of Art 6 minutes walk from Blackwell's

A close reading of Joseph Stannard's painting and its productive context....More

Researching And Exhibiting The Vulgar
Exhibitions | On 8th February 2016 

The Courtauld Institute Of Art 6 minutes walk from Blackwell's

Judith Clark will discuss her forthcoming exhibition....More

Andre Beauneveu: Virgin And Child
Exhibitions | On 8th February 2016 

The Courtauld Institute Of Art 6 minutes walk from Blackwell's

MA students provide a closer look at pieces within the collections....More

Popcorn
Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 28th March 2016 

Heaven 6 minutes walk from Blackwell's

Resident DJs spin house, dance, R&B and top 40 chart pop across four rooms....More

The Guinea Pig Club
Comedy | Until 29th March 2016 

Tattershall Castle 9 minutes walk from Blackwell's

A weekly night of stand-up with different acts every week....More

 
 
 
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