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6 minutes walk
 
 
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Canonbury Overground Station
 
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Elia Mews Car Park
 
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Macclesfield Road NCP
 
12 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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Hilton London Islington Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £85  27% off
53 Upper Street, N1 | 2 minutes from Waterstone's
The Business Design Centre next door is the obvious attraction for many of the guests at this smart, efficient Hilton Hotel, but Islington's excellent restaurants and ... More
 
 
 
DoubleTree by Hilton London - Islington
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £91  34% off
60 Pentonville Road, N1 | 8 minutes from Waterstone's
The DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel London - Islington underwent a major refurbishment in 2014, transforming the rooms and suites into a stylish accommodation option. The newly ... More
 
 
 
Thistle City Barbican Hotel
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £47  29% off
Central Street, EC1V | 13 minutes from Waterstone's
Near to the City, and convenient for the The Barbican arts centre and Moorfields Eye Hospital, this hotel is modern, clean and functional. Equipped with its ... More
 
 
 
 
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Nearest to Waterstone's
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Bookartbookshop
London > Shopping > Books
17 Pitfield Street, Hoxton, London N1 | 20 minutes from Waterstone's
We love this great little book shop. As the name suggests, you'll find books on art but, more specifically, they specialise in artists' books - and ... More
 
 
 
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Foyles St Pancras International
London > Shopping > Books
St Pancras International, Pancras Road, King's Cross, London NW1 | 21 minutes from Waterstone's
The family-run Foyles book shop has been in the book selling business since 1906. Books on a broad range of subjects from fiction and poetry to ... More
 
 
 
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Gay's the Word
London > Shopping > Books
66 Marchmont Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1N | 24 minutes from Waterstone's
A broad selection of gay and lesbian interest books ranging from fiction, through biography, travel and counselling. Magazines and cards are also on offer.... More
 
 
 
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Shopping near Waterstone's

The best shops and markets near Waterstone's
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Cass Art
London > Shopping > Art and Design
66-67 Colebrooke Row, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 1 minute from Waterstone's
The flagship store of this art mini-chain stocks something for everyone from the eager beginnner to the consumate expert - water colours, oils, drawing and much ... More
 
 
 
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Cass Art Islington
London > Shopping > Art and Design
66-67 Colebrooke Row, Islington, London N1 | 1 minute from Waterstone's
Art shop in Islington that also hosts drawing events. ... More
 
 
 
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Jewel
London > Shopping > Jewellery
16 Camden Passage, Islington, London N1 | 2 minutes from Waterstone's
A showcase for two jewellery designers Lesley Vik Waddell and Kirt Holmes, this is a very pretty little shop and is filled with deliciously frivolous trinkets ... More
 
 
 
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Waterstone's, 115 Upper Street, N1 | 2 minutes from Waterstone's
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Red Tape Riot
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Saturday 19th August 2017 - 6pm
Waterstone's, N1 Centre, Parkfield Street, N1 | 4 minutes from Waterstone's
Cape Town is the home of this five-piece band who add dance and electronic elements to their indie-rock originals....More
 
 
 
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LGBT+ Artists Programme Talking Genders
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 7th to 25th August 2017 - 10am
Waterstone's, City Road, Angel, Greater London, EC1Y | 6 minutes from Waterstone's
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Angel Comedy Club
London > Entertainment > Comedy Clubs
The Camden Head, 2 Camden Passage, Islington, London N1 | 1 minute from Waterstone's
Stand-up comedy every night of the week, with the programme ranging from new comedy talents to well-known TV stalwarts trying out new material. ... More
 
 
 
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The Screen on the Green
London > Entertainment > Cinemas
83 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 1 minute from Waterstone's
One of the most striking cinema facades in the city (especially at night when it's all illuminated in startling red and white), the ... More
 
 
 
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The King's Head
London > Entertainment > Theatres
115 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 2 minutes from Waterstone's
London's original pub theatre is located in the back room at the The King's Head. It was founded in 1970 by the pub's owner, Dan Crawford, ... More
 
 
 
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The best museums, galleries, attractions near Waterstone's
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The Enchanted Christmas House
London > Attractions > Attractions for Kids
2-18 Britannia Row, N1 | 3 minutes from Waterstone's
The immersive Enchanted Christmas House adventure for children aged between one and eight welcomes youngsters into a house of dressing up, biscuit decorating and theatre, ... More
 
 
 
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The Little Angel Theatre
London > Attractions > Activities for Kids
14 Dagmar Passage, Cross Street, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 3 minutes from Waterstone's
This innovative children's theatre provides a showcase for the art of puppetry. Founded by master puppeteer John Wilkes in the early 1960s, this small, unusual theatre ... More
 
 
 
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The Islington Metal Works
London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
7 Torrens Street, Islington, London EC1V | 6 minutes from Waterstone's
Built in the late 19th century, The Islington Metalworks is a building steeped in history. All three floors were initially used to stable the horses that ... More
 
 
 
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Browns Restaurant & Bar
London > Restaurants > Brasseries
9 Islington Green, Islington, London N1 | Same location as Waterstone's
Brasserie ... More
 
 
 
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Bellanger
London > Restaurants > Brasseries
9 Islington Green, N1 | Same location as Waterstone's
With the Alsace-Lorraine roots of the original Parisian brasseries in mind, Bellanger is a classic Grand Cafe-Brasserie on Islington Green by Corbin ... More
 
 
 
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Cote - Islington
London > Restaurants > French restaurants
4-6 Islington Green, Islington, London N1 | 1 minute from Waterstone's
French Cuisine... More
 
 
 
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Education near Waterstone's

Near Waterstone's
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London Flower School
London > Education > Professional Training
16-20 Wharfdale Road, N1 | 15 minutes from Waterstone's
Whether a beginner, thinking of making it your career or an experienced florist, the London Flower School can help you to improve. ... More
 
 
 
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B&H Kitchen
London > Education > Cookery Courses
Bourne & Hollingsworth Buildings, 42 Northampton Road, EC1R | 15 minutes from Waterstone's
Featuring six catering stations, a demonstration bench and a communal dining table, B&H Kitchen , the cookery school from Bourne & Hollingsworth Group, guides Londoners ... More
 
 
 
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LSO St Luke's
London > Education > Professional Training
161 Old Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 17 minutes from Waterstone's
This gorgeous 18th century Grade I listed Hawksmoor church is one of a number of London churches which has, in recent years, been converted into a ... More
 
 
 
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Waterstone's gyms, sporting activities, health & beauty and fitness.
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London Fencing Club
London > Leisure > Sports Facilities
Norman Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 15 minutes from Waterstone's
Excellent fencing courses for beginners with highly trained coaches, good facilities and years of experience teaching this ancient, noble sport. Fencing is very good fun and ... More
 
 
 
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Spa Fields Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Northampton Road, Clerkenwell, London EC1R | 15 minutes from Waterstone's
A busy park in Islington beside the Three Corners Centre youth centre and Adventure Playground, the 2.02 acre Spa Fields include a children's playground, tarmac ... More
 
 
 
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London Dance Academy
London > Leisure >
The Basement, 49-51 Central Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1V | 16 minutes from Waterstone's
London Dance Academy is a dance studio in the middle of the City, five minutes' walk from Old Street and Barbican, which offers dance classes and ... More
 
 
 
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Pubs near Waterstone's

The best pubs near London Waterstone's.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
The Old Queen's Head
London > Nightlife > Pubs
44 Essex Road, Islington, London N1 | 1 minute from Waterstone's
A gorgeous antique interior, a delicious menu and some top DJs at weekends. The Old Queen's Head opened with a fantastic recipe for success in 2006 ... More
 
 
 
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Duke of Cambridge
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
30 St Peter's Street, Islington, London N1 | 4 minutes from Waterstone's
This pioneering organic pub has done a good job of going gastro without losing the atmosphere of a proper boozer. In part, this is due to ... More
 
 
 
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The Crown
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
116 Cloudesley Road, Islington, London N1 | 6 minutes from Waterstone's
Modern British cuisine ... More
 
 
 
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Nightlife near Waterstone's

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Colebrookes
London > Nightlife > Wine Bars
69 Colebrooke Row, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 1 minute from Waterstone's
If the Government want to encourage more of a European café culture, they should send someone down to Colebrookes to take a look. Colebrookes takes the ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Dirty Martini, Islington
London > Nightlife > Bars
74 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 2 minutes from Waterstone's
This chain of glamorous cocktail bars is a great spot for after work drinks and big nights out, with regular happy hours and drink deals. There ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Hoxley & Porter
London > Nightlife > Bars
153 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 5 minutes from Waterstone's
Let the train take you on an exotic night out without actually leaving Islington as you enter Hoxley & Porter, a bar and restaurant which has ... More
 
 
 
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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.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Business Design Centre
London > Business > Venue Hire
52 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 | 3 minutes from Waterstone's
Exhibitors love this venue and it's easy to see why. The Business Design Centre in Islington is in a great location just one mile from The ... More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Little Angel Theatre
London > Business > Venue Hire
14 Dagmar Passage off Cross Street, Islington, Islington, London N1 | 3 minutes from Waterstone's
A teeny, tiny and wonderful puppet theatre located in a hidden side road backing onto a green church yard ideal for spontaneous picnics with goodies from ... More
 
 
 
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Union Chapel
London > Business > Venue Hire
The Vestry, Union Chapel, Compton Avenue, N1 | 10 minutes from Waterstone's
... More
 
 
 
 

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Against
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Theatre | Until 30th September 2017 

Almeida Theatre 4 minutes walk from Waterstone's

Ben Whishaw, who has appeared as Q in the Bond films, in London Spy and The Hour and who won ...More

 
Red Tape Riot
Concerts | On 19th August 2017 

O2 Academy Islington 4 minutes walk from Waterstone's

Cape Town is the home of this five-piece band who add dance and electronic elements to their indie-rock originals....More

Burn Down The Disco
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 19th August 2017 

O2 Academy Islington 4 minutes walk from Waterstone's

Indie, soul, synth, ska and rock'n'roll courtesy of guests and residents....More

Club De Fromage
Clubbing and Nightlife | Until 26th August 2017 

O2 Academy Islington 4 minutes walk from Waterstone's

Residents and guests play rock and pop anthems from Lady Gaga, Queen, Take That and more....More

Lonely Robot
Concerts | On 19th August 2017 

Islington Assembly Hall 7 minutes walk from Waterstone's

The four-piece combo featuring singer, song-writer and guitarist John Mitchell play prog rock....More

Johnny Moped
Concerts | On 19th August 2017 

The Lexington 10 minutes walk from Waterstone's

The punk'n'roll band hailing from London perform material new and old. With support from The Weird Things and The Featherz....More

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Clubbing and Nightlife | On 19th August 2017 

The Lexington 10 minutes walk from Waterstone's

The DJs will be supplying indie, hip-hop, disco, techno and post-punk old and new on the night....More

Ginger Wildheart
Concerts | On 19th August 2017 

Union Chapel 10 minutes walk from Waterstone's

A member of evergreen British outfit The Wildhearts, the rock and country artist presents an up close and personal show ...More

The Non-Parent Trap
Comedy | Until 20th August 2017 

Hen & Chickens Theatre 13 minutes walk from Waterstone's

This one-woman show from writer, performer and broadcaster Nina Davis explores our modern distraction with other peoples reproductive and life ...More

Parallels Of Punderment
Comedy | Until 20th August 2017 

Hen & Chickens Theatre 13 minutes walk from Waterstone's

The 2017 UK Pun Championship finalist Colin Leggo presents an hour of silliness and wordplay....More

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