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High Holborn

190 High Holborn, London WC1V 6LF, England
+44 20 7404 3338
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A very busy London road!

While staying in London again, we had taken along walk through the West End theatre... read more

Reviewed 17 November 2017
BigHugh51
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Adelaide, Australia
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Interesting looking buildings but in a city full of them I wouldn't say that this was worth a... read more

Reviewed 5 September 2017
Jen_Andy_Lawson
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Leeds
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190 High Holborn, London WC1V 6LF, England
Covent Garden
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+44 20 7404 3338
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Reviewed 17 November 2017

While staying in London again, we had taken along walk through the West End theatre district. Eventually we headed north and found ourselves strolling along High Holborn heading for the Chancery Lane tube station. This was our second walk along High Holborn, having undertaken a...More

Thank BigHugh51
Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

Interesting looking buildings but in a city full of them I wouldn't say that this was worth a detour unless you are walking past anyway.

Thank Jen_Andy_Lawson
Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

As i was in London all day i went for several little wanders around our wonderful city.Many parks are dotted around the Bloomsbury/High Holborn areas which became very busy during the lunch period.The thing i enjoyed about High Holborn was the little ''arcade''areas with people...More

Thank shane s
Reviewed 14 June 2017

A busy area, with loads of shops bars and things to do, minutes away from Covent Garden and Leicester Square. Close to the tube, 2 stops from kings cross.

Thank Frances E
Reviewed 1 June 2017

Betwixt and between; neither the West End nor quite the City; Junction of Holborn and Southampton Row must be one of the most horrible to navigate whether as a driver or pedestrian; Holborn station where the Central and Piccadilly Lines bisect; hear the trains in...More

Thank futtock21
Reviewed 30 May 2017

In itself a very scruffy Road that I worked near for 25 years. However now some modern buildings but als some stunning preserved ones like the Prudential building and some of the shop fronts

Thank PHE22
Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

high Holborn is nothing in itself - a typically dirty London road with a mix of the usual shops alongside some more interesting independent ones. However, look out for the more unusual things - alongside the beauty of the Prudential Building, many of the side...More

Thank Clivel_98
Reviewed 29 November 2016

I went there with my family We had a great afternoon Tea. Nice and warm. great service. Amazing cocktail too :-)

Thank John F
Reviewed 7 September 2016

I worked in this area 50 years ago.It has changed a fair bit since then.It is an area with a lot to see and do.It suffered very badly in the blitz.So if you are walking down High Holborn going east from the tube station you...More

Thank wingate
Reviewed 23 August 2016

If you are looking for a place to stay in London anywhere around here is great if a little busy for traffic. There are loads of points of interest within a short walk plus great shops and restaurants and it is a safe area. Also...More

Thank sheepygold
Nearby
Covent Garden
Whether you're headed here to check out the multitude
of shops, theaters, cafes, pubs, and restaurants, or
simply to be among the multitude of people who pass
through this pretty part of town, you'll love soaking
up the festive and historic atmosphere in and around
Covent Garden. Even if you don't have tickets to the
opera or a show at one of the many famous theaters
here, don't be surprised if find yourself captivated
...More
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