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Address: Whiteleys Centre Queensway | Bayswater, London W2 4YN, England
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+44 20 7229 8844
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Beautiful building of a bygone era

We were staying nearby and expected a shopping mall with a variety, instead it is a rather empty building with a few shops. Rather sad considering the history of the department... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Sam B
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Adelaide, Australia
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Worst mall ever. Not worth the cisit. Most stores were closed as in locales are empty. There is H&M and Zara but awful selection. Avoid and don't waste your time. Inexpensive souvenirs in the street near the Bayswater Station underground so that was worth it.

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Adelaide, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were staying nearby and expected a shopping mall with a variety, instead it is a rather empty building with a few shops. Rather sad considering the history of the department store that occupied the site for years.

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 234 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

the last landmark from a walk up Bayswater from the station is this architectural 2-floor shopping centre, sliding but surviving, rephasing to medium-income with the odd iconic brand should see it through...people will flock when it rains

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Thank Hotel I
Greater London, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you ever wandered into Whiteleys shopping centre recently ,you be right in thinking you can't do much shopping here.It's devoid of any,but of a very few,retail shops that most shoppers care about.Failing escalators are closed off than rather be repaired;toilets in need of refurbishing with taps running cold water instead of warm/hot water and only one operating restaurant in... More 

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Swindon, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 4 March 2017

We decided to take a walk to see the center and hopefully spend some money. The building is beautiful and we had high hopes. Disappointment was an understatement, my Children said it looked like The Mary Celeste.

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Thank Dan and Tracey B
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Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

When I first moved to W2 in 2002, I would regularly visit Whiteleys and it was a great shopping mall on my doorstep. I have not been for many years as no longer live in the area. Last time I was there the exciting cafe Anglais had opened and was a great lace to eat. I visited in December for... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 180 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 December 2016

10 years ago this place had a great variety of stores and had a nice buzz of people. I did a fair amount of shopping here as I lived right near Bayswater. I had a business meeting here the other morning and was surprised to see how sad the place looked. Most of the stores I knew were gone and... More 

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Newport, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 6 December 2016

visited here and was very disappointed, no atmosphere and half empty with shops, quite a hike to the toilets.

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Thank heli b
Aberdeenshire, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 26 November 2016

As a shopping centre its certainly not the best in London but it has a range of shops from some high street names. But look away from that it has still got the style and awe of what great department stores was like. The marble floors the sweeping staircase is still there to remind of how shopping used to be... More 

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Whitchurch, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 21 November 2016

great place to shop and an upbeat choir singing carols really made it interesting, good selection of shops, bright and airy

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