Places to go in Bloomsbury
72 - 84 Lamb's Conduit Street, London, WC1N 3LT [map]
SACO London – Holborn serviced apartments, situated opposite Great Ormond Street Hospital on Lamb’s Conduit Street, are just a short walk from Covent Garden, Leicester Square and The City, making it the ideal base for the West End and central London.
1 Vernon Place, WC1A 2EP [map]
Named after the artist Salvador Dali, Salvador & Amanda is reminiscent of the cosmopolitan cafes of Madrid, Bilbao and Barcelona. You can linger over a cocktail, snack on some tapas, enjoy a fabulous meal or dance into the early hours.
Senate House, Malet Street, WC1E 7HU [map]
The School of Advanced Study is made up of 10 prestigious postgraduate research institutes which cover a wide range of subject fields in the humanities and social sciences.
School of Oriental and African Studies, Thornhaugh Street, WC1H 0XG [map]
SOAS, University of London (the School of Oriental and African Studies) is Europe's only higher education institution specialising in the study of Asia, Africa and the Near and Middle East.
Store Street, WC1E 7BS [map]
Store Street Gallery is a contemporary London art gallery that promotes both established and emerging contemporary artists from the UK, Europe and further afield.
Gower Street, WC1E 6BT [map]
One of the world's best universities, UCL is consistently placed in the global top 20 in a wide range of rankings.
52 Lloyd Baker Street, King's Cross, WC1X 9AA [map]
Specialising in fresh home-baked baps oozing with an array of fillings, The Union Tavern in trendy Maida Vale offers blissful al fresco dining within its tranquil canalside garden.
The Information Centre, Stewart House, 32 Russel Square, WC1B 5DN [map]
University of London International Programmes offers students the opportunity to obtain a prestigious University of London degree through distance learning.
Hilton London Euston, 17-18 Upper Woburn Place, WC1H 0HT [map]
For pleasure or business, lunch or dinner, Woburn Place Dining Room serves classic English, Continental and Far Eastern cuisines, enhanced with the Chef's contemporary zest.
Photography & Cameras
44 Museum Street, Holborn, WC1A 1LY [map]
Aperture Photographic buy and sell an assortment of pre-owned photographic equipment.
41 Great Russell Street, Bloomsbury, WC1B 3PL [map]
Arthur Probsthain specialises in Oriental and African books, as well as a large range of other literature.
74 Southampton Row, Bloomsbury, WC1B 4AR [map]
In Southampton Row, the ASK Italian restaurant offers casual Italian dining in stylish surroundings.
Health & Beauty
174 High Holborn, Holborn, WC1V 7AA [map]
Aveda was founded in 1978 specifically for beauty industry professionals, creating products from plants and flowers such as skincare, haircare, make up and perfume.
37 Museum Street, Holborn, WC1A 1LQ [map]
Bibimbab Cafe serves an assortment of Korean dishes alongside snacks and beverages.
48 Lambs Conduit Street, Bloomsbury, WC1N 3LH [map]
Bikefix offer a range of services including bike hire and a dedicated workshop, with the philosophy that biking is life.
1 Bloomsbury Street, Bloomsbury, WC1B 3QE [map]
Bookmarks is a modern airy building that specialises in socialist and left-wing books including fiction and history books.
Judd Street, Bloomsbury, WC1N 1BS [map]
Head to historic Bloomsbury and discover an eclectic mix of shops and entertainment.
22 Store Street, WC1E 7DF [map]
Busaba Eathai is a casual dining venue where customers eat authentic modern fusion Thai dishes round communal tables.
28 Store Street, Bloomsbury, WC1E 7BS [map]
Pizza Paradiso is a chain of restaurants specialising in pizzas with an extensive variety of toppings to choose from as well as pasta and salads.
50 Woburn Place, Somers Town, WC1H 0JZ [map]
China City serves good traditional Chinese cuisine with attentive service.