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Knightsbridge

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Address: London, England
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Sandwiched between Kensington, Belgravia and Mayfair, this is one of the...

Sandwiched between Kensington, Belgravia and Mayfair, this is one of the most exclusive and pricey areas in London known for up-scale shops and restaurants.

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This is the place that locals and tourists go if they have serious money up spend which can be on fashion or other consumable items from World Famous establishments such as... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is the place that locals and tourists go if they have serious money up spend which can be on fashion or other consumable items from World Famous establishments such as Harrod's or Harvey Nichols There are a few eateries and pubs here but be aware that these may not be the cheapest places to eat or drink in London... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

With Harrods at one end and Harvey Nichols at the other Knightsbridge offers the shopper with plenty of cash lots to offer.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 7, 2017

Home of some very high end retailers harrods, Harvey Nichols, Burberry. Though you can walk, recommend you get the tube. Mega busy with tourists and shoppers. Probably needs a pavement about twice as wide. Museums, shops, gifts eateries - amazing choice.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 31, 2016 via mobile

I used to love this area. It has some amazing places to visit and some great shopping. However, it has become to busy. You can hardly walk along the pavement. You will be pushed and I have found that people are quiet rude. Less locals frequent the area and it's mainly tourists. There is also a issue with supper cars... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 30, 2016

getting out of the museum and walking left on Knightsbridge with all the great looking restaurants, cafes showrooms. just a walk to remember

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 10, 2016

Knightsbridge has certainly changed over the years since I first knew it. There's little of the old fashionable London about the place now, so many tourists with the majority from the Middle East you could be forgiven to think you were in another country. Harrods has become a centre for the nouveau-riche, it still has some attraction if you overlook... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 8, 2016

Everyone should find time to walk along Knightsbridge visiting the boutiques and then Harrods and Harvey Nichols.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 2, 2016

Knightsbridge is home to Harrods and so much more. It's got some of the best clubs and restaurants for those special occasions. It also has some of the best shopping and is only a few blocks from Hyde Park. This is one of my favorite areas of London and it looks great during the holidays.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 17, 2016

I love this area of London although you need to be aware of the prices that can be charged, especially local restaurants in side streets! But a beautiful, rich area!

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 16, 2016 via mobile

This area of London was one of the best, but the influx of Middle Eastern folks has been too great, the loss of pubs to provide private housing too frequent, and the traditions of the past lost. The Westminster Council has not served its citizens well...

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When millions of tourists want to shop 'til they drop, they do it along Brompton Road and its boutique-lined tributaries, including the world-renowned Harrods. And when millionaires want to flaunt what they've already got, many of them find Knightsbridge and Belgravia the perfect place to do so, often behind stately mansion walls or down quiet private mews. Delve beyond the ultra-luxe exterior and you'll find some of this city's cosiest pubs, quiet gardens, and all sorts of indie retailers and enterprises worth a short exercise in spontaneous window shopping. For those looking to take a break from shopping, Hyde Park, Kensington Gardens, and some of the city's most popular museums are nearby.
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