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Daunt Books

Open Now: 9:00 AM - 7:30 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 7:30 PM
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Must if you’re into books

Awesome bookstore in London. We like to visit the different bookstores wherever we visit. This has... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
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Gorgeous Library, drop by and buy a book

Beautiful building with an elegant decoration. Drop by buy and book or two. This is the kind of... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Awesome bookstore in London. We like to visit the different bookstores wherever we visit. This has to be one of my all time favorites. What an eclectic selection. Really liked the English translations per country of origin. What a great way to come across new...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Beautiful building with an elegant decoration. Drop by buy and book or two. This is the kind of business that we the civilise cannot allow to disappear. Visit and be generous!

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Decided to visit Marylebone High Street since I live not far away and haven't been for years. I hadn't visited Daunt before. It's what I'd call a proper book shop, traditional in it's looks but also in the broad knowledge and helpfulness of it's staff....More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Friendly and knowledgeable staff, no pressure to buy, but having gone in to buy 1 came out with a lot more. Very interesting building as well. Well worth seeking out for travel books especially.

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed April 11, 2019

Hope places like these survive the Amazon onslaught! Real people in a real building offering real personal service. Please support!

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Brian M
Reviewed March 27, 2019

A classic book shop, with old-fashioned decor. Great selection of travel books, and a lot of rare and out of print books that would make ideal gifts for the avid reader in your life. A book lover could spend hours in here. Friendly staff too.

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed March 23, 2019

I always stop into Daunt on Marylebone High Street when I'm in London. It's absolutely gorgeous, and the staff is very patient and efficient. I always come away with beautiful books, greeting cards and other treats! Also, the travel book section is marvelous! Highly recommend...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed March 14, 2019 via mobile

I popped into the shop for a couple of light reading holiday books. I couldn’t quite find what I wanted so asked for some help. The lady was simply wonderful and gave me a couple of recommendations. Thank you for being brilliant, I love book...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed March 2, 2019 via mobile

The branch in Marylebone is a real treat and as if you have stepped back in time. Calm, quiet atmosphere and wonderful books particularly about travel all separated into countries/regions with a mix of fact/fiction and travel guides in each area. Seats dotted around for...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed February 27, 2019

Visited their Marylebone High Street shop - what a fantastic book store! Their travel section was huge, with rooms devoted to certain areas; lots of vintage books plus the standard new books. Loved exploring the mezzanine for vintage Batsford guides (none found) but I bought...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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No coffee but in Marylebone High St you have Paul, and other small cafés
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