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Address: 52 Upper Street, London N1 0QH, England
Phone Number: +44 20 7359 3535
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Located 10 minutes from Kings Cross St. Pancras International and a short...

Located 10 minutes from Kings Cross St. Pancras International and a short walk from Angel tube station, the Business Design Centre is one of London’s most popular conference and exhibition venues. With over 300 events a year the BDC, based in the vicinity of the City and Central London, offers a stylish, flexible and convenient solution for everything from banquets to conferences and exhibitions.

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Nice And Warm

Came for a Toy Soldier sale. The place is easy to get to. Only 5 minutes from the Angel Tube Station. It was nice and warm on a cold December day and the saleroom was easy to... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
Rhagnar
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Spennymoor, United Kingdom
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Spennymoor, United Kingdom
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128 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Came for a Toy Soldier sale. The place is easy to get to. Only 5 minutes from the Angel Tube Station. It was nice and warm on a cold December day and the saleroom was easy to find. Toilets nice and clean as was the rest of the place. The only complaint is that, like some places, there's an escalator... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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57 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The joys of working in this place is that you get to see all the trade shows they hold. Clean toilets and a great cafe

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Thank triggenUK
BDCLondon, Manager at Business Design Centre, responded to this review

We're glad you love it! Thanks for the review! More 

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282 reviews
47 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 116 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016

Easy to get to from Angel tube station. Functional rather than fantastic but does a good job with plenty of rooms for breakout sessions. Café was a bit slow service wise but nothing to complain about.

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Thank kdw72
Kent, United Kingdom
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106 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

Attended with a colleague for a conference. Easily accessible from Angel tube station. Large venue with coffee shop and toilets.

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Thank 94cassiem
Totnes, United Kingdom
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180 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

Attended the Lunch Show this year as an exhibitor and have been here before a few times. Really like the buildings layout and I think it has been a great venue for Lunch! Architecturally it is a nice building, based on an old agricultural hall. Downside to this venue is limited car parking that is also quite expensive and there... More 

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Thank TotnesReviewer
stansted
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138 reviews
60 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016

The building is beautiful. I was there for the September stampex. It was VERY hot for 2 days and there is no climate control at all, no fans no air con, as it has a transparent roof it got really really hot. The cafe is a bit expensive but you couldn't want for nicer staff serving, really kind and attentive... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

Attended the London Edge trade show here in early September 2016. It was extremely hot and stuffy and very uncomfortable as there were no windows open. Dress for hot weather if you are attending in Summer! Otherwise, facilities were very good.

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Thank carolynhanlon
Swansea, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2016

I attended the Business Design Centre as an exhibitor during the New Designers event in July 2016. I found the building clean and bright, and the facilities were plentiful and well kept! The café was quite busy while I was there, though it was a very busy event, and the food was lovely (and affordable!). I would recommend for Business... More 

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Thank LPackington
BDCLondon, Head of Conference & Digital Operations at Business Design Centre, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We look forward to seeing you again next year! More 

Windsor, United Kingdom
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76 reviews
37 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2016

attended a training course here, very good reception staff - really friendly and helpful. Wish we had known about the 2nd floor café on day 1 as it was really useful and good value. We had breakfast here on day 2. Little bit tricky to get to from Waterloo but a black cab was not expensive and saved lots of... More 

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Thank Rory561
Maidenhead, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2016

My partner planned this day out and I really enjoyed visiting the New Designers exhibition for the first time. Coming from a creative background myself, I really enjoyed discovering all the latest new designs. Nice venue too and it was refreshing to go somewhere in London that I haven't been before.

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Thank Kirsty M

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