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
193 Kensington High StreetKensingtonLondonW8 6SH
- +44 (0)20 7937 8432
- Public transport:
- Kensington High Street, Underground
Frankly a disappointment - few books on sale - in the "old" days there were tables of discounted books, Also frankly, no bathroom - would not go backmore
It's a pretty typical Waterstones, decent size, decent selection, quite a large amount of special offers.
The downstairs area is huge as well, wonderfully organised and the staff was very friendly and knowledgeable.more
I went there today to buy a book for a friend as a gift. They only had one, sitting in the shop window. When I said It is a present and it looked a little unclean, the guy, who looked like a manager instantly assumed I just want a discount. I explained I only want the book to be presentable (i.e. not looking like a second hand one), nothing more. He was acting really unproffesionally. I was...more
Good size book store with a good selection of books. This store also seems to have more offers than some other Waterstone stores. I asked about this and a sales assistant told me that this store is a kind of 'experiment'. Whatever that means. They also have regular book signings here.
What lets this place down is SOME of the staff. Go to the basement and the staff are fantastic they know...more