Top 10 London department stores

Shop for designer fashion, foodie treats, homewares and more at London's best department stores.

See London's top department stores:

  • The Shop at Bluebird 
  • Harrods
  • Selfridges
  • Goodhood
  • Dover Street Market
  • Fortnum & Mason
  • Liberty
  • Harvey Nichols
  • Heal's
  • Fenwick

See below for more information about each store.

Choose between dozens of brands under one roof at one of the many unique departments stores in London. 

Head to iconic London shopping destinations such as Harrods and Selfridges for luxury goods and stunning food halls, or check out some of the newer shops in town like Goodhood that curates cutting-edge clothes and lifestyle pieces from the latest British designers

Selfridges

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Get your hands on the iconic yellow bag at Selfridges. It's easy to find something to fill it in this department store that has everything from beauty staples to stationary and luxury fashion from the likes of Miu Miu and Prada. 

Be sure to stop by the food hall and check out the tempting bites, including Snowflake Gelato's concession where you can try the Avolato  vegan gelato served inside a real avocado skin.

Goodhood

Find trend-setting clothes and stylish homewares that appeal to the east London crowd at Goodhood in ShoreditchThere are items at every price range, with an eclectic mix of goods that includes mugs, designer camping gear and potted plants.

Dover Street Market

 

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Experience a dose of surrealism as you shop at Dover Street Market. Founded by the designer of Comme des Garçons, Rei Kawakubo, this marketplace features unique installations that blur the lines between fashion and art from designer brands such as The Row, Gucci and Simone Rocha. 

Fortnum & Mason 

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Step back in time at Fortnum & Mason, a bastion of British tradition. From the uniformed staff to the elegant tea room, this department store is full of old-time charm.

Enter foodie heaven in the food hall stocked with fine tea leaves, delicious patisserie and the famous scotch eggs that were invented by Mr Fortnum in 1738.

Liberty

Spend hours exploring the nooks and crannies of Liberty London. This department store in the West End is instantly recognisable with the Union Jack flag flying over the mock-Tudor exterior.

Inside, find skincare products exclusive to Liberty, exquisite pieces of jewellery and the famous Liberty fabric in the haberdashery department.  

Harvey Nichols

Join the fashion crowd at Harvey Nichols in Knightsbridge. Championing a mixture of new and established designers, you'll find everyday fashion next to high-end pieces.

Refuel after shopping at the Fifth Floor Cafe's terrace for a cocktail with a view.

Heal's

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Explore 42,000 sq ft (3,902 sq m) of homewares, lighting and furniture at Heal's. A staple on Tottenham Court Road since 1854, the flagship store has kept up with modern trends and has inspiring showrooms to wander through.

Make sure to take a picture of the highly Instagrammable spiral staircase, illuminated by a helix of lights.

Fenwick

Take a stroll along Bond Street to Fenwick. The collection of fashion, beauty and accessories is as desirable as the luxurious shopping street the department store is on. 

Find the latest fashion lines from the likes of Bella Freud and Marni, and top beauty buys from brands such as Elie Saab and Caudalie. 

For more top places to shop in London, take a look at our guide to London's best shopping destinations. Visiting London after Christmas? Bag yourself some bargains in London's huge Boxing Day sales and January sales.

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