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A fine chain of bookshops, usually occupying smaller premises than Waterstones. Regularly has impressive reductions on new titles, and carries a fairly broad stock.

 

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Holiday Inn Express Wimbledon South
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £45  36% off
200 High Street, SW19 | 22 minutes from Books etc
Set in a delightfully leafy part of South London, this budget hotel offers all the gentle pleasures of Wimbledon, but, with the Northern Line right on ... More
 
 
 
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Alternative Books nearest Books etc

Nearest to Books etc
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Crockatt and Powell
London > Shopping > Books
345 Fulham Road, Chelsea, London SW10 | 4.7 miles from Books etc
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
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
European Bookshop
London > Shopping > Books
123 Gloucester Road, Soho, London SW7 | 5.1 miles from Books etc
Well stocked bookshop selling books for European languages and literature, serving Londoners since 1964. Useful for all learners and readers of all ages, and includes ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Italian Bookshop
London > Shopping > Books
123 Gloucester Road, Soho, London SW7 | 5.1 miles from Books etc
Whether you're an Italian living in London or interested in learning the language, the Italian Bookshop has something to offer. A wide range of educational books, ... More
 
 
 
 
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The best shops and markets near Books etc
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Gina Conway Aveda Lifestyle Salon Wimbledon
London > Shopping > Hair and Grooming
22-23 Wimbledon Hill Road, SW19 | 3 minutes from Books etc
This excellent hair and beauty clinic on Wimbledon Hill Road offers the full range of hair and beauty treatments as well as yoga classes. Gina Conway ... More
 
 
 
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The Lawn Bakery
London > Shopping > Delicatessens
9 High Street, Wimbledon Village, SW19 | 11 minutes from Books etc
Chef Ollie Couillaud and restaurateur Akbar Ashurov, owners of the nearby Lawn Bistro, have taken over the site of the local bakery in Wimbledon Village ... More
 
 
 
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Vallebona
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
Unit 14, 59 Weir Road, SW19 | 23 minutes from Books etc
Supplying many of London's top hotels, restaurants and delis, Vallebona is the family business which began in Sardinia and moved to London from there 16 years ... More
 
 
 
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Magic Circle
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: Friday 11th and Saturday 12th August 2017 - 7.45pm
Books etc, The Broadway, SW19 | 4 minutes from Books etc
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Joe McElderry: The Gloria Tour
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Saturday 19th August 2017 - 7.30pm
Books etc, The Broadway, SW19 | 4 minutes from Books etc
The singer-songwriter, who won the sixth series of The X Factor in 2009, performs iconic songs from the stage and screen. X Factor's Lloyd Daniels and ...More
 
 
 
The Tiger Who Came To Tea (Over 3s)
London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 8th September 2017 at 1.30pm and 4.30pm & 9th and 10th September 2017 at 11am and 2pm
Books etc, The Broadway, SW19 | 4 minutes from Books etc
David Wood's adaptation of Judith Kerr's children's book....More
 
 
 
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Near Books etc
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Polka Children's Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
240 The Broadway, SW19 | 9 minutes from Books etc
The Wimbledon-based Polka Children's Theatre is one of the few venues in the UK which produces and directs work solely for kids. Opened in 1979, the ... More
 
 
 
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Tara Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
356 Garratt Lane, SW18 | 32 minutes from Books etc
Founded in 1977, Tara Theatre company got a new home in 2016, a year before the cross-cultural theatre ... More
 
 
 
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Hooting Broadway @ The Selkirk
London > Entertainment > Comedy Clubs
Selkirk Road, SW17 | 34 minutes from Books etc
The self-proclaimed hottest new comedy club in South London, Hooting Broadway takes place on the last Wednesday of every month upstairs at The Selkirk pub in, ... More
 
 
 
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The best museums, galleries, attractions near Books etc
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Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Museum
London > Attractions > Museums
All England Lawn Tennis & Croquet Club Church Road, Wimbledon, SW19 | 18 minutes from Books etc
Visit the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Museum for the history and background to the world's favourite tennis tournament and one of the most celebrated venues in London. ... More
 
 
 
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Southside House
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
3-4 Woodhayes Road, Wimbledon Common, SW19 | 19 minutes from Books etc
Secreted behind high walls in Wimbledon, Southside House is locked in the past. Originally a Tudor farmhouse, little has changed since the renovations completed in 1685 ... More
 
 
 
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Wimbledon Common
London > Attractions > Parks and Gardens
Wimbledon, The Parkside, SW19 | 23 minutes from Books etc
Huge, wild common on the edge of London. For those who really want to shake off every last vestige of the city and head for an endearing ... More
 
 
 
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What are the best dining options near Books etc London?
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Bill's Wimbledon
London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
20 Hartfield Road, SW19 | 1 minute from Books etc
Combining an old-fashioned grocer with an appealing delicatessen and an informal café serving a British and Mediterranean-influenced menu, Bill's now boasts numerous London and nationwide locations. ... More
 
 
 
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Five Guys, Wimbledon
London > Restaurants > American restaurants
48/50 The Broadway, SW19 | 3 minutes from Books etc
After opening in Covent Garden in summer 2013, Five Guys have opened a number of branches across London, including this outlet in Wimbledon. The trendy US ... More
 
 
 
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Suk Saran
London > Restaurants > Thai restaurants
29 Wimbledon Hill Road, SW19 | 3 minutes from Books etc
Thai Cuisine... More
 
 
 
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Education near Books etc

Near Books etc
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Linguaphone Group
London > Education > Language Courses
Liongate Enterprise Park, 80 Morden Road, CR4 | 2.7 miles from Books etc
Linguaphone is one of the most popular and effective ways of learning a language. Listen, repeat understand. That's their slogan, and the technique works very well ... More
 
 
 
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Le Club Tricolore
London > Education > Cookery Courses
10 Ballingdon Road, Wandsworth, SW11 | 3.1 miles from Books etc
Get the kids interested in learning can be difficult, especially with regards to a foreign language. However, if they start at a young age what can ... More
 
 
 
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The Wine and Food Academy
London > Education > Evening Classes
93 Hazelbourne Road, SW12 | 3.4 miles from Books etc
It's kind of an evening class, kind of a dinner party... Led by FHM's Kenneth Harry Putt, the WFA wine appreciation classes are based around tasting ... More
 
 
 
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Books etc gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
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Equicise
London > Leisure >
24 High Street Wimbledon, WImbledon Village Stables, SW19 | 11 minutes from Books etc
If you like the idea of riding but you're nervous about putting your life in the hands (or should that be hooves) of a ... More
 
 
 
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Ridgway Stables
London > Leisure > Activities
93 Ridgway, Wimbledon Village, SW19 | 13 minutes from Books etc
Slap-bang in between Richmond Park and Wimbledon Common, Ridgway Stables offers one of the best locations in Greater London for exploring the capital on horseback. Kids ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Cannizaro Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
West Side Common, Wimbledon, SW19 | 18 minutes from Books etc
If Wimbledon Common is too vast and bleak for you, head for nearby Cannizaro Park. This Grade II* listed garden covers 34 acres and is located ... More
 
 
 
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The best pubs near London Books etc.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Alexandra
London > Nightlife > Pubs
33 Wimbledon Hill Road, SW19 | 3 minutes from Books etc
Located a short walk from Wimbledon station, The Alexandra is a true sports pub. As well as a good selection of beers ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Firestables
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
27-29 Church Road, SW19 | 12 minutes from Books etc
... More
 
 
 
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The Swan
London > Nightlife > Pubs
89 Ridgway, Wimbledon, SW19 | 13 minutes from Books etc
The Swan is a traditional British pub in Wimbledon with a welcoming atmosphere and a menu of British pub food classics like hand-battered fish and chips, ... More
 
 
 
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Books etc clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Munki
London > Nightlife > Bars
12 Putney High Street, SW15 | 3.2 miles from Books etc
Cocktails for cheeky monkeys are served at Munki, a late night bar offering sophisticated drinks at a 100-cover venue split over three floors and overlooking Putney ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Adventure Bar, Clapham Junction
London > Nightlife > Bars
89-91 Battersea Rise, SW11 | 3.2 miles from Books etc
One of three Adventure Bars in London - the others being in Covent Garden and on Clapham High Street - ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
All Bar One Wimbledon
London > Nightlife > Bars
37 Wimbledon Hill Road, SW19 | 4 minutes from Books etc
Bright airy chain bars with a good range of beer, wine and spirits offering reasonable gastropub style food. Comfortable, with plenty of tables, leather sofas, polished ... More
 
 
 
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Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Books etc.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Chelsea Football Club and Conference Centre
London > Business > Venue Hire
Stamford Bridge Ground Fulham Road, Fulham, London SW6 | 4.3 miles from Books etc
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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Petersham Nurseries
London > Business > Venue Hire
Off Petersham Road, Petersham, Richmond, TW10 | 4.6 miles from Books etc
... More
 
 
 
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Southside House
London > Business > Venue Hire
3-4 Woodhayes Rd, Wimbledon Common, SW19 | 19 minutes from Books etc
Secreted behind high walls, Southside House is locked in the past. Originally a Tudor farmhouse, little has changed since the renovations completed in 1685 by ... More
 
 
 
 

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