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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

St James square is a nice place to take a walk and look at the many beautiful statues and sites. I would suggest spending 30 minutes.

Thank Joyce P
Reviewed August 28, 2018

A beautiful neighborhood, fabulous old world charm, every interesting and exciting place is very close, Trafalgar square, St James, West end, and a lot more. Lots of entertainment , food , bars etc is walking distance from St James square

Thank Anil M
Reviewed July 18, 2018

One could say that this is a hidden gem in London in that one either finds it by chance or actively seeks it out. We went to meet a relative working nearby and as it was a sunny day we had a sandwich lunch (purchased...More

Thank Grumpybrother
Reviewed June 20, 2018

First laid out in the late 17th century, the square has some lovely late 18th century and 19th century buildings, along with some unlovely 20th century buildings. A plaque to Eisenhower's WW II offices is on one of these. For the list of buildings, see...More

Thank mrsagf
Reviewed June 9, 2018

The square is quite large at around 45 acres and has a significant memorial to the Crimea War and at one end the Duke of York Column is prominent. Back when it started it was close to the Royal Palaces of Westminster and St James...More

Thank Oldjack
Reviewed May 29, 2018

I just came across the garden as I was on my way to have lunch with a friend - I was a little too early, so was most happy to find such a pleasant place to sit down and read my book for 20 minutes....More

1  Thank Eric_the_Bish
Reviewed May 11, 2018 via mobile

London is full of these lovely little private squares. This one is in the exclusive area of St James’s & is only open to public of specified days & times. Generally weekdays between 10.00 - 4.30. Worth a look if you are in the area...More

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Reviewed May 6, 2018 via mobile

Very peaceful place to sit and chill, very well kept and maintained, open to the general public on certain days and times. Well worth a look

1  Thank Steve57C
Reviewed January 31, 2018 via mobile

A lovely little garden area to while away some time. Probably very nice on a warm sunny day. Unfortunately not this day!

2  Thank olibot
Reviewed November 20, 2017

We were heading towards the Duke of York column from Piccadilly, when we came upon St. James' Square. At this time, it was raining quite steadily and we were huddled under an umbrella. Consequently, we only had the opportunity for a quick stroll through the...More

1  Thank BigHugh51
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St. James's
Perennially fashionable since the days of Henry VIII,
the aristocratic “Clubland” of St James's is a premier
destination for high end craft and bespoke design.
Here you’ll lose count of the Royal Warrants (which
indicate that the Royal Family patronizes the
establishment) seen in shop front windows, even during
a short stroll to bordering Green Park or St James’s
Park. With the brightly lit and constantly buzzing
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