Waterstone's  

 
 
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100 The Glades shopping Centre, Bromley, BR1 1DJ
 
 
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Waterstone's, one of the largest high street booksellers in the UK, is a relative newcomer on the block. It first opened in Old Brompton Road, London, in 1982 and now its flagship store resides at what used to be Simpson's of Piccadilly - the iconic menswear department store. Its winning formula is the 3 for 2 offers, endless supply of current pulp fiction and the sheer mass of books neatly displayed on the never ending shelves. It's a formula that has the purists - and plenty of authors - shaking their heads and, in extreme cases, inciting boycotts. With more than 300 stores on our high streets it is difficult to avoid this giant. However when you want to pop in for a beach read, to stock up on your university reading list or the latest biography it couldn't be more comfortable or convenient.

 

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Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Bromley South Railway Station
 
5 minutes walk
 
Bromley North Railway Station
 
6 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Westmoreland Road Car Park
 
8 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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Alternative Books nearest Waterstone's

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The Bookshop on the Heath
London > Shopping > Books
74 Tranquil Vale, Blackheath, SE3 | 4.4 miles from Waterstone's
A book lovers gem. As one of London's oldest and last remaining second-hand bookshops, this bookshop stocks signed first editions and collectables as well as local ... More
 
 
 
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Rye Books
London > Shopping > Books
45 Upland Road, SE22 | 5.2 miles from Waterstone's
Lovely local independent bookshop in East Dulwich Rye Books sells fiction, children's books, art and design, and tomes on travel as well as hard-to-find books, gifts ... More
 
 
 
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London > Shopping > Books
1 Calton Avenue, SE21 | 5.5 miles from Waterstone's
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Shopping near Waterstone's

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Simon Carter Blackheath
London > Shopping > Menswear
9 Tranquil Vale, SE3 | 4.3 miles from Waterstone's
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London > Shopping > Menswear
71 Westow Street, SE19 | 4.4 miles from Waterstone's
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London > Shopping > Specialists
Charlton Way Entrance, Blackheath Avenue, Se10 | 4.8 miles from Waterstone's
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Waterstone's, High Street, Bromley, Kent, BR1 | 2 minutes from Waterstone's
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London > Events > Comedy  Dates: 18th Sep, 16th Oct, 20th Nov and 4th Dec 2017 - 11.30am
Waterstone's, High Street, Bromley, Kent, BR1 | 2 minutes from Waterstone's
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London > Events > Theatre  Dates: Sunday 24th September 2017 - 7.30pm
Waterstone's, High Street, Bromley, Kent, BR1 | 2 minutes from Waterstone's
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Jack Studio Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
410 Brockley Road, SE4 | 4.2 miles from Waterstone's
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London > Entertainment > Classical Music
23 Lee Road, SE3 | 4.2 miles from Waterstone's
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London > Entertainment > Arts Centres
136a Tanners Hill, SE8 | 5.1 miles from Waterstone's
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Sights and Attractions near Waterstone's

The best museums, galleries, attractions near Waterstone's
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Bethlem Museum of the Mind
London > Attractions > Museums
Bethlem Royal Hospital, Monks Orchard Road, Beckenham, BR3 | 2.6 miles from Waterstone's
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Eltham Palace
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
Court Yard, off Court Road, SE9 | 3.4 miles from Waterstone's
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Chislehurst Caves
London > Attractions > Sights
Old Hill, Bromley, BR7 | 36 minutes from Waterstone's
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Restaurants near Waterstone's

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Kathmandu Masala
London > Restaurants > Indian/South Asian restaurants
263 Croydon Road, Beckenham, BR3 | 2.3 miles from Waterstone's
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Gurkha Square
London > Restaurants > Indian/South Asian restaurants
13 Belmont Parade, Green Lane, Chislehurst, BR7 | 2.6 miles from Waterstone's
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London > Restaurants > Indian/South Asian restaurants
176-178 Petts wood Road, Petts Wood, BR5 | 2.6 miles from Waterstone's
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Education near Waterstone's

Near Waterstone's
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Music Everything Ltd
London > Education > Arts and Drama
Parchmore Place, CR7 | 5.1 miles from Waterstone's
This popular, affordable music school delivers short and intensive part time courses in music production/technology, sound engineering, vocal techniques and keyboard/guitar/dj skills. They also have studios to ... More
 
 
 
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University of Greenwich
London > Education > Universities and Colleges
Maritime Greenwich University Campus, Park Row, SE10 | 5.6 miles from Waterstone's
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Chocolate Films Ltd
London > Education >
Units 1 & 2 119-123 Hackford Road, Brixton, London SW9 | 7.5 miles from Waterstone's
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Leisure near Waterstone's

Waterstone's gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
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Crystal Palace Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Thicket Road, Penge, SE20 | 3.8 miles from Waterstone's
Although Sir Joseph Paxton's Crystal Palace - first erected in Hyde Park for the Great Exhibition of 1851 and moved here a couple of years ... More
 
 
 
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Greenwich Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Romney Road, SE10 | 5.2 miles from Waterstone's
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Beckenham Cricket Club
London > Leisure > Sports Facilities
Foxgrove Road, BR3 | 35 minutes from Waterstone's
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Pubs near Waterstone's

The best pubs near London Waterstone's.
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Jam Circus
London > Nightlife > Pubs
330-332 Brockley Road, SE4 | 4.3 miles from Waterstone's
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The Wood House
London > Nightlife > Pubs
39 Sydenham Hill, SE26 | 4.3 miles from Waterstone's
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The Herne Tavern
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
2 Forest Hill Road, East Dulwich, SE22 | 4.8 miles from Waterstone's
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The Old Brewery
London > Nightlife > Bars
The Pepys Building, Old Royal Naval College, SE10 | 5.6 miles from Waterstone's
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Studio 338
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
338 Boord Street, Greenwich, SE10 | 6.4 miles from Waterstone's
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NY-LON
London > Nightlife > Bars
The O2, Peninsula Square, SE10 | 6.8 miles from Waterstone's
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Meeting venue hire near Waterstone's

Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Waterstone's.
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Eltham Palace
London > Business > Venue Hire
Court Yard, Off Court Rd, SE9 | 3.4 miles from Waterstone's
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Dulwich Picture Gallery
London > Business > Venue Hire
Gallery Road, SE21 | 5.3 miles from Waterstone's
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Laban
London > Business > Venue Hire
Creekside, Deptford, SE8 | 5.4 miles from Waterstone's
Tate Modern architects Herzog & de Meuron went for a shimmering, plastic-clad building when tasked with designing the Laban building, a place where excellence in contemporary ... More
 
 
 
 

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