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    Radisson Blu Edwardian Mercer Street
    London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £97  24% off
    Seven Dials, WC2H | 2 minutes from Origins
    In the middle of Covent Garden, the Radisson Blu Edwardian Mercer Street (formally the Mountbatten) is perfect for those wanting to be in the heart of ... More
     
     
     
    Kingsway Hall Hotel London
    London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £90  27% off
    Great Queen Street, WC2B | 4 minutes from Origins
    Well-equipped, comfortable rooms await guests to this elegantly modern hotel in the heart of Theatreland. Set yourself up for the day with a hearty breakfast or ... More
     
     
     
    Radisson Blu Edwardian Bloomsbury Street Hotel
    London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £88  28% off
    9-13 Bloomsbury Street, WC1B | 5 minutes from Origins
    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
     
     
     
     
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    Miller Harris
    London > Shopping > Perfume and Cosmetics
    14 Monmouth Street, Covent Garden, London WC2H | 2 minutes from Origins
    Lyn Harris creates luxury fragrances and specialises in bespoke perfumes, made by consulting the customer so you leave with a one-off fragrance that's especially made to ... More
     
     
     
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    Lush
    London > Shopping > Perfume and Cosmetics
    Unit 10 The Piazza Covent Garden, Covent Garden, London WC2E | 3 minutes from Origins
    An overpowering mix of perfumes assaults the nose before you even enter these premises, which offer a huge mix of fizzing bath bombs to suit all ... More
     
     
     
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    Penhaligon's
    London > Shopping > Perfume and Cosmetics
    41 Wellington Street, Covent Garden, London WC2E | 4 minutes from Origins
    130-year-old scent emporium with royal warrants. For a sweet-smelling, sensory overload, Penhaligon’s has to be the place to go. From the original Hammam Bouquet to the Winston ... More
     
     
     
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    Blackout II
    London > Shopping > Clothing
    51 Endell Street, Covent Garden, London WC2H | 1 minute from Origins
    Blackout II is one of London's premier stores for all vintage clothing and accessories. Two floors of stylish and fun period clothing and accessories for men ... More
     
     
     
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    Natural Shoe Store
    London > Shopping > Shoes
    21 Neal Street, Covent Garden, Covent Garden, London WC2H | 1 minute from Origins
    These are shoes that stay resolutely the same whatever the trends. The designs reflect the name, with comfort as the watchword - most are ergonomic and ... More
     
     
     
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    Bow Wow London
    London > Shopping > Pet Care
    50a Earlham Street, Covent Garden, London WC2H | 1 minute from Origins
    With its countless stylish boutiques and trendy high street stores, Covent Garden has everything needed for the discerning Londoner to preen themselves from top ... More
     
     
     
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    War Horse
    London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 28th March 2009 to 13th February 2016
    New London Theatre, Drury Lane, Covent Garden, London WC2B | 3 minutes from Origins
    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 3 Little Pigs
    London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 5th August to 6th September 2015
    Palace Theatre, Shaftesbury Avenue, W1A | 4 minutes from Origins
    The Big Bad Wolf attempts to huff and puff the three little superstar piglets into submission in Stiles and Drewe's musical retelling of the children's story. ...More
     
     
     
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    London > Events > Theatre  Dates: 27th November 2015 to 30th January 2016
    National Theatre, South Bank, South Bank, SE1 | 13 minutes from Origins
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    Top Secret Comedy Club @ The Africa Centre
    London > Entertainment > Live Music
    170 Drury Lane, Covent Garden, London WC2B | 3 minutes from Origins
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    New London Theatre
    London > Entertainment > Theatres
    Drury Lane, Covent Garden, London WC2B | 3 minutes from Origins
    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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    Shaftesbury Theatre
    London > Entertainment > Theatres
    210 Shaftesbury Avenue, Covent Garden, London WC2H | 3 minutes from Origins
    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
     
     
     
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    Elms Lesters Painting Rooms
    London > Attractions > Art Galleries
    135 Flitcroft Street, Covent Garden, London WC2H | 3 minutes from Origins
    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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    St Paul's Covent Garden
    London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
    Bedford Street, Covent Garden, London WC2E | 4 minutes from Origins
    Affectionately known as "The Actors' Church", St Paul's in Covent Garden is in the heart of theatreland and has long been associated with the theatre community. ... More
     
     
     
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    London Film Museum Covent Garden
    London > Attractions > Museums
    45 Wellington Street, Covent Garden, London WC2E | 4 minutes from Origins
    The London Film Museum, located on the site of the Theatre Museum in the original Flower Cellars in the heart of Covent Garden, is the second ... More
     
     
     
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    Scoop
    London > Restaurants > Ice Cream Parlour
    40 Shorts Gardens, Covent Garden, London WC2H | 1 minute from Origins
    If you've ever walked across the Piazza del Duomo in Milan you'll know that Italian 'gelato' is part of the culture. Here Matteo and his friends ... More
     
     
     
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    Dishoom
    London > Restaurants > Indian/South Asian restaurants
    12 Upper St. Martin's Lane, Covent Garden, London WC2H | 1 minute from Origins
    Indian cuisine in London can be something of a mixed bag at times but when it comes to Dishoom , there's very little that fails ... More
     
     
     
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    Belgo Centraal
    London > Restaurants > Modern European restaurants
    50 Earlham Street, Covent Garden, London WC2H | 1 minute from Origins
    Covent Garden branch of this popular franchise. Huge range of lovely Belgian beer served by men dressed as Trappist monks in a buzzing, noisy atmosphere helped ... More
     
     
     
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    English [Out There!]
    London > Education > English Language Courses
    10 Coptic Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1A | 4 minutes from Origins
    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
     
     
     
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    Saw Swee Hock Student Centre
    London > Education > Universities and Colleges
    1 Sheffield Street, Holborn, London WC2A | 7 minutes from Origins
    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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    Courtauld Institute of Art
    London > Education > Arts and Drama
    Somerset House, Covent Garden, London WC2R | 8 minutes from Origins
    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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    The Hospital Club
    London > Leisure > Arts Centres
    24 Endell Street, Covent Garden, London WC2H | 1 minute from Origins
    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
     
     
     
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    Thai Square Spa
    London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
    25 Shelton Street, 40 Earlham Street, Covent Garden, London WC2H | 1 minute from Origins
    Let the Thai Square Spa transport you to the shores of Asia with their traditional Thai spa treatment rooms, smack bang in the centre of Covent ... More
     
     
     
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    The Sanctuary
    London > Leisure > Fitness
    12 Floral Street, Covent Garden, London WC2E | 3 minutes from Origins
    This day spa exclusively for women is a total pampering experience from the minute you step through the door. Located in bustling Covent Garden you'll soon ... More
     
     
     
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    Philomena's Irish Bar
    London > Nightlife > Pubs
    40 Great Queen Street, Covent Garden, London WC2B | 3 minutes from Origins
    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
     
     
     
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    Polpo at Ape and Bird
    London > Nightlife > Pubs
    142 Shaftesbury Avenue, Covent Garden, London WC2H | 3 minutes from Origins
    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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    Lamb & Flag
    London > Nightlife > Pubs
    33 Rose Street, Covent Garden, London WC2E | 3 minutes from Origins
    One of the oldest pubs in London, the Lamb & Flag was once known as the Bucket of Blood, thanks to the bare-knuckle fights held here. ... More
     
     
     
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    Detroit Bar
    London > Nightlife > Bars
    35 Earlham Street, Covent Garden, Covent Garden, London WC2H | 1 minute from Origins
    Covent Garden "style" bar serving cocktails and a chilled out, trendy vibe. Considered to be one of London’s original “style” or “concept” bars, despite being on the ... More
     
     
     
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    Lowlander Beer Cafe
    London > Nightlife > Bars
    36 Drury Lane, Covent Garden, London WC2B | 2 minutes from Origins
    The reputation of the Benelux breweries precedes them and this themed bar captures the flair of Dutch cafe culture too. The impressive row of shiny silver ... More
     
     
     
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    The London Cocktail Club - Shaftesbury Avenue
    London > Nightlife > Bars
    224a Shaftesbury Avenue, Covent Garden, London WC2H | 3 minutes from Origins
    The London Cocktail Club is a members bar but - luckily for us - it's not a very exclusive one; it's free ... More
     
     
     
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    The Congress Centre
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    23-28 Great Russell Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1B | 5 minutes from Origins
    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
     
     
     
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    St Martins Lane Hotel
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    45 St. Martin's Lane, Covent Garden, London WC2N | 5 minutes from Origins
    To enter the stunning St Martins Lane Hotel in the heart of London's Theatreland you pass through the tallest revolving door in London, a luminescent yellow-glass ... More
     
     
     
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    Odeon, Leicester Square
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    24-26 Leicester Square, Soho, London WC2H | 6 minutes from Origins
    One of London's biggest cinemas, the Odeon Leicester Square regularly plays host to premieres and awards ceremonies as well as screening the week's big releases. Aside ... More
     
     
     
     

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    Artistic director of the Donmar is celebrating strong and interesting women with her 2015 theatre programme. The second half of ...More

     
    Yinka Shonibare: Globe Head Ballerina
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    Exhibitions | Until 19th June 2017 

    Royal Opera House 2 minutes walk from Origins

    A new piece of artwork by Yinka Shonibare will be displayed on the exterior of the Royal Opera House this ...More

     
    Royal Opera House Backstage Tours
    Tours | Until 31st December 2015 

    Royal Opera House 2 minutes walk from Origins

    Home to The Royal Ballet and The Royal Opera, the magnificent Royal Opera House opens its doors for unprecedented access ...More

    War Horse
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    Theatre | Until 13th February 2016 

    New London Theatre 3 minutes walk from Origins

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

     
    Tamburlaine The Great
    Theatre | Until 12th September 2015 

    Tristan Bates Theatre 3 minutes walk from Origins

    Lazarus Theatre Company presents Christopher Marlowe's fierce and ferocious play which follows Tamburlaine and his thirst for power. The crown ...More

    Memphis The Musical
    Memphis The Musical
    Theatre | Until 31st October 2015 

    Shaftesbury Theatre 3 minutes walk from Origins

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

     
    Stomp
    Stomp
    Theatre | Until 21st December 2015 

    Ambassadors Theatre 3 minutes walk from Origins

    Stomp stages an aural assault on your senses at the Ambassadors Theatre. There is no plot, no dialogue and nobody ...More

     
    Mojito Mondays: Beginners And Advanced Salsa: Workshop
    Sporting Events | Until 28th September 2015 

    Salsa! 3 minutes walk from Origins

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    Covent Garden Unveils New Summer Calendar Of Events
    Exhibitions | Until 31st August 2015 

    Covent Garden Piazza 3 minutes walk from Origins

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    American Idiot
    Theatre | Until 22nd November 2015 

    Arts Theatre 3 minutes walk from Origins

    2011 X Factor finalist Amelia Lily stars in American Idiot, the Green Day musical at the Arts Theatre from 17th ...More

     
     
     
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