Virginia  

 
 
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98 Portland Road, Holland Park, London W11 4LQ
 
 
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Mon to Fri 11:00 - 18:00, Sat 11:00 - 18:00 by appointment
 

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VirginiaBoasting a host of beautifully preserved items from the late Victorian era to the 30s, this shop is a haven for women who want to dress up. Virginia Bates, the glamourous and eponymous owner of this boudoir, hand picks every item. The result is an exclusive selection of clothes made with care, complexity and mesmerising attention to detail - these are very glamorous, exquisite pieces, in superb condition. There are beautiful beaded dresses from the 20s, chiffon evening gowns from the 30s and Edwardian lace underwear. Don’t expect bargains, the prices reflect the quality of the clothing.

 

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Holland Park Tube Station
 
4 minutes walk
 
Latimer Road Tube Station
 
9 minutes walk
 
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Hornton Street Car Park
 
16 minutes walk
 
Olympia Hilton NCP
 
18 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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Hilton London Kensington Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £64  41% off
179-199 Holland Park Avenue, W11 | 7 minutes from Virginia
Located in the leafy district of Holland Park and only five minutes' walk from the Westfield Shopping Centre and Notting Hill, the Hilton London Kensington is ... More
 
 
 
K West Hotel & Spa London
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel   from £79  37% off
Richmond Way, W14 | 11 minutes from Virginia
The K West Hotel and Spa oozes luxury - its sleek design runs from the striking exterior to the rooms' understated sophistication to the spa's calm ... More
 
 
 
Dorsett Shepherds Bush
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £82  30% off
58 Shepherds Bush Green, W12 | 14 minutes from Virginia
A short walk from Olympia Exhibition Centre, the Dorsett Shepherd's Bush is a four star hotel within a Grade II-listed landmark building which opened as the ... More
 
 
 
 
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The Cross
London > Shopping > Clothing
141 Portland Road, Holland Park, London W11 | 2 minutes from Virginia
... More
 
 
 
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Paul Smith
London > Shopping > Clothing
Westbourne House, 122 Kensington Park Road, Notting Hill, London W11 | 7 minutes from Virginia
Paul Smith is the indisputable don of British fashion. Launched in a tiny shop in Nottingham in 1970 he is now a global brand. ... More
 
 
 
Sheila Cook
London > Shopping > Clothing
105 - 107 Portobello Road, Notting Hill, London W11 | 7 minutes from Virginia
Vintage Clothing... More
 
 
 
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Christmas Trees: Pines and Needles, Notting Hill
London > Shopping > Specialists
St Johns Church, Lansdowne Crescent, Holland Park, London W11 | 3 minutes from Virginia
A rose-nosed reindeer walks into a bar and the elf barman says: "Why the long face?" Rudolf duly replies: "I've got pines and needles". Yes, yes... ... More
 
 
 
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C Lidgate
London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
110 Holland Park Avenue, Holland Park, London W11 | 4 minutes from Virginia
A fine family establishment, Danny Lidgate is the fifth generation to run the family business. Incredibly, it was established by his great great grandfather back in ... More
 
 
 
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Daunt Books Holland Park
London > Shopping > Books
112-114 Holland Park Avenue, Holland Park, London W11 | 4 minutes from Virginia
This is a sister shop to the delightful Daunt Books situated in Marylebone High Street, London, an original Edwardian bookshop with long oak galleries and wonderful ... More
 
 
 
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London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Tuesday 17th May 2016 - 10.30am-11.30am
St John's Church Notting Hill, Lansdowne Crescent, Notting Hill, W11 | 3 minutes from Virginia
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Designer Lingerie & Swimwear Sample Sale
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: Wednesday 4th May 2016 - 10am-8pm
20th Century Theatre, 291 Westbourne Grove, W11 | 7 minutes from Virginia
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20th Century Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
291 Westbourne Grove, Notting Hill, London W11 | 7 minutes from Virginia
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The best museums, galleries, attractions near Virginia
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Music House For Children at St Johns
London > Attractions > Attractions for Kids
Lansdowne Crescent, Notting Hill, London W11 | 3 minutes from Virginia
A longstanding and much loved institution for local parents in Shepherds Bush, the Music House for Children has given hundreds of west London children their ... More
 
 
 
St John's Church Notting Hill
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
Lansdowne Crescent, Notting Hill, Holland Park, London W11 | 3 minutes from Virginia
19th century church on the beautiful Lansdowne Crescent near Holland Park that hosts the annual Notting Hill MayFest.... More
 
 
 
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Notting Hill
London > Attractions > Other Attractions
Notting Hill, London W11 | 4 minutes from Virginia
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The Cowshed
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
119 Portland Road, Holland Park, London W11 | 1 minute from Virginia
... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Julie's Restaurant & Bar
London > Restaurants > Modern European restaurants
135 Portland Road, Holland Park, Holland Park, London W11 | 1 minute from Virginia
This is one of the loveliest spots in West London, perfect for an intimate celebration at any time of the day. The place is run by ... More
 
 
 
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Casa Cruz
London > Restaurants > Modern European restaurants
123 Clarendon Road, Notting Hill, London W11 | 4 minutes from Virginia
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Cowshed Clarendon Cross
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
119 Portland Road, Holland Park, London W11 | 1 minute from Virginia
You won't find Ermintrude or any type of cow at the Cowshed. This is, in fact, a spin-off from Babington House where the Cowshed Spa cossets ... More
 
 
 
Kensington Olympic Wrestling Club
London > Leisure > Fitness
Kensington Leisure Centre, Walmer Road, Notting Hill, London W11 | 3 minutes from Virginia
Wrestling Club ... More
 
 
 
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Avondale Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Walmer Road, Holland Park, London W11 | 4 minutes from Virginia
Created in 1892, Avondale Park was named after the then recently deceased Duke of Clarence and Avondale. Today the Notting Hill park includes an extensive playground, ... More
 
 
 
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The best pubs near London Virginia.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Cowshed
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
119 Portland Road, Holland Park, London W11 | 1 minute from Virginia
... More
 
 
 
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Duke of Wellington
London > Nightlife > Pubs
179 Portobello Road, Notting Hill, London W11 | 9 minutes from Virginia
One of Young's more stylish bars, the Duke of Wellington is a decent traditional pub on Portobello Road. On Saturdays when Portobello Market is on, the ... More
 
 
 
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The Elgin
London > Nightlife > Pubs
96 Ladbrooke Grove, Notting Hill, London W11 | 9 minutes from Virginia
A pub with G & T tastings and 22 gins on offer! The Elgin has a special Gin Palace, a small bar separated from the ... More
 
 
 
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Julie's
London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
135 Portland Road, Holland Park, London W11 | 1 minute from Virginia
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Julie's Wine Bar
London > Nightlife > Bars
137 Portland Road, Holland Park, London W11 | 1 minute from Virginia
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London > Nightlife > Bars
171 Portobello Road, Notting Hill, London W11 | 7 minutes from Virginia
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St Francis of Assisi Community Centre
London > Business > Venue Hire
The Presbytery, Pottery Lane, Notting Hill, Holland Park, London W11 | 1 minute from Virginia
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St John's Church Notting Hill
London > Business > Venue Hire
Lansdowne Crescent, Notting Hill, Holland Park, London W11 | 3 minutes from Virginia
19th century church on the beautiful Lansdowne Crescent near Holland Park that hosts the annual Notting Hill MayFest.... More
 
 
 
The Rugby Portobello Trust (RPT)
London > Business > Venue Hire
221 Walmer Road, Notting Hill, Notting Hill, London W11 | 4 minutes from Virginia
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Olympia London 3.93 miles from Virginia

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