Watkins Books

About

Watkins Books specialise in a wide range of healing, spiritual and mystical books. They also stock a selection of audio and visual materials including videos, cassettes, CD's and tarot decks.

Venue Details & Map

Watkins Books

Address
21 Cecil Court
Strand
London
WC2N 4EZ
Telephone:
+44 (0)20 7836 2182
Public transport:
Leicester Square, Underground

Yelp Reviews

4.5 out of 5 based on 12 reviews

Top 5 reviews of Watkins Books

4.0 out of 5 19 June 2016
by Marz R.

What a gorgeous store. Our Muggle Walking Tour guide pointed this place out as an esoteric bookstore that JK Rowling favours along the street that was the inspiration for Diagon Alley. I felt right at home at this quaint little spot, and the shopkeeper was very nice. They have a wide selection of books covering everything from spirituality to tarot reading.

The reusable tote bags are only £2!...more

5.0 out of 5 30 July 2011
by Fiona G.

All my esoteric books have been bought here.

Gossip has it that Scientology have bought the

place since it was about to close down recently.

Whatever, thank god its been saved!more

4.0 out of 5 20 April 2010
by Susana P.

This bookshop is great, I have found many books that have been out of print here.

This bookshop as everyone has stated has all books to do with occult, spiritualism, self help etc you literally can spend hours in here wondering what books to get, luckily they do have people on hand to help out :) I have met many people in this bookshop while browsing.

They have a sale area that is quite...more

5.0 out of 5 14 March 2010
by Ellie H.

Massive panic recently as Watkins went into administration, but glad tidings have come in the fact that the gentleman who owns the bookshop across the way is buying the place and rescuing this very important shop from liquidation.

The staff are lovely here and there is a wonderful selection of Tarot cards CDs for meditation and trance work, and a lot of occult and new age books. The second...more

4.0 out of 5 5 January 2010
by Leon C.

As Clarissa D hinted in a previous review Watkins is an esoteric book temple, nay a Mecca. This two floor store is superbly set-up to keep anyone with a remote or keen interest in the occult, spiritualism or anything linked to magick in here, in bibliophilic rapture for hours.

There are always plenty of attendants on hand to help you search for titles, and if you really fancy it, there is a...more

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