Going to Waterstone's Piccadilly using public transport? Use the map tab to find the location of this big bookshop.
This former department store has been transformed into eight floors of literary shopping paradise. Browse every genre, meet famous authors at the regular book signings and enjoy tasty food and a good view from the 5th View bar.
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Venue Details & Map
- +44 (0)20 7851 2400
- Public transport:
- Piccadilly Circus, Underground
This place is massive and has a wonderful array of books. I must say I found it very difficult to get staff's attention. It was like as if they pretended to not see me so they wouldn't have to help me.
However, the staff who I did manage to flag down were able to quickly help me find the book I was looking for.
Overall, this place probably has every book you would ever need. Just...more
I'm ALWAYS a fan of bookstores. The bookworm in me cries every time I walk past a store so I thought I'd better pop in to this one on my way home.
On first glace I was so disappointed. A small fiction section, no children, crime or factual sections and no Bestseller list, only categories. Want a tour of London? Check out the London guide book section and their top 20. Want a diet book?...more
Waterstones never fails me. When I don't quite know what to do with myself, I come here and everything is better.
I can spend hours just browsing the books, I am one of those people who love books so much that it is a good thing I don't own a bookstore (I would keep them all and never let anyone buy one!). There are comfy chairs if you can snag one, where you can take your pile of books and...more
A double reminder about Waterstones has led me to write this review. Firstly, on doing a spring clean (yes, yes, I know it's autumn!) of my drawers recently, I came across some Waterstones vouchers and said to myself that I need to spend them sometimes soon.
Then, on my way home from work today, I heard on the radio that Leona Lewis was slapped by a man during her book signing at this branch...more
Secret Squirrel Time:
The top floor bar has one of the best views of London's rooftops for somewhere relatively unknown, relatively cheap and not exclusive in any way.
You will earn BIG plus pluses if you arrange to meet your date up here, and after a couple of glasses of wine you have Europe's biggest bookstore to play in. You can tippsily browse the travel guides and plan your first dirty...more