Waterstones Gower Street

About

Waterstones is a chain of bookshops where there are regular readings and promotions. They also sell audio books, cards and wrapping paper.

Venue Details & Map

Waterstones Gower Street

Address
82 Gower Street
Bloomsbury
London
WC1E 6EQ
Telephone:
+44 (0)20 7636 1577
Public transport:
Goodge Street, Underground

Yelp Reviews

4.5 out of 5 based on 37 reviews

Top 5 reviews of Waterstones Gower Street

4.0 out of 5 27 May 2016
by Mimi R.

I am in book heaven! As soon as I stepped in I thought I was in a dreamland and dared anyone to wake me! I've come here a few times to collect items for work, so I never get to spend more than 20 mins. The staff are incredibly friendly and would go above and beyond to help their customers. I'm hoping my next visit would allow me more time to explore from top to bottom. Love this bookshop!more

5.0 out of 5 9 August 2015
by Karina S.

Lovely, large bookstore with clientele as varied and colorful as the characters in all the books' pages! All clearly lovers of books, everyone mesmerized by all the titles. While I didn't manage to find the book I was looking for, I did walk away with four new books and a smile in tow. The selection of books is huge, and with so many comfy chairs sprinkled about (in addition to a Costa...more

4.0 out of 5 1 July 2014
by Laurence M.

This is definitely the most beautiful Waterstone's I've ever seen. I had a great time browsing the photo and knitting books - and the selection for both was very generous.more

4.0 out of 5 17 December 2013
by Leigh G.

This is definitely the most beautiful Waterstone's I've ever seen. I had a great time browsing the photo and knitting books - and the selection for both was very generous. My husband would tell you that I spent too long, and for that he did not appreciate this Waterstone's. He would also want me to tell you that the coffee shop during our visit did not do well at keeping up the toilet, and...more

5.0 out of 5 17 December 2012
by Duncan C.

Everytime I come back to London, this Waterstones is a surefire pitstop. So I live in the US now, and sure, I can get books from amazon super easily, but it's never the same as walking around in a store, poking around at the tables, and just... the smell of all that paper. It's one of my favourite things. This store has just bags of character - the recommendations are almost always spot on...more

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