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Capital Car Boot Sale

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Address: Lupus Street | Pimlico, London SW1V 3AT, England
Phone Number:
+44 845 094 3871
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Sun 11:30 - 14:30

Weekly indoor and outdoor Sunday carboot sale, flea/second hand and vintage...

Weekly indoor and outdoor Sunday carboot sale, flea/second hand and vintage market.-Open to public 11.30am-3.30pm-Open every Sunday-Toilets and refreshments on site

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Overall a good Car Boot

I have been selling here for a few years now and after selling in many other car boots I believe this is run by the most honest people. They have the cheapest fares and you get a... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 days ago
London, United Kingdom
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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I have been selling here for a few years now and after selling in many other car boots I believe this is run by the most honest people. They have the cheapest fares and you get a huge pitch which you are free to choose. Every other car boot don't give you any choice and you don't have the option... More 

Thank 69simona111
Greater London, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2016

I have been coming to this Carboot sale for 3 years and it is getting worse. When I started they open for the seller to set up from 9am then year on it is getting later and now it is after 10am. Therefore I started to do a drop off that cost me £10 to enter between 9.30am to 10am... More 

2 Thank Zedna1829
CC B, Manager at Capital Car Boot Sale, responded to this review

Thanks for your review, we would like to respond to your comments below. 1) Firstly, our timings have not changed in the near 6 years of operation. We have always welcomed walk in sellers from 10.15am and this has never been altered. We have closed at 2.30pm for the past 5 years, at the request of our sellers and because... More 

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 February 2016 via mobile

£29 for indoor table plus clothing rail is a bit overpriced for the fact that there were not many people visiting and they made you carry the clothing rail all the way down to your spot from car park area. No wheels on clothing rails- toilets are a disgrace- water was all over the floor and dirt. Really expected more... More 

6 Thank Caroline M
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2016 via mobile

Staying in London, we were excited to find a car boot in the city. Early entrance was 5 pounds each - we waited til 11.30 and paid a pound. Very disappointing. Very few stalls and most of them were selling stock which would not have been accepted by charity shops. I will not be returning. By contrast we went to... More 

3 Thank Caroline M
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2015 via mobile

Booked but not confirmed within 48 hours and only day before I emailed and they curtly told me it was full. Could have down with knowing that early in the week ie 48 hours as stated in their blurb, so I can plan my weekend. Buyers rude and want things for nothing!! Pushed for me to sell new with labels... More 

12 Thank HippocraticOath
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 June 2015

My experience has been very bad. I requested a pitch with car on site (I was going alone) and ticked the box for an alternative pitch + clothes rail/table hire (thought this would cover my goods being watch/protected/not available to buyers to look at/touch without me being there) as a back up plan. My money was taken for pitch with... More 

14 Thank 1970sjb
London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 April 2015

I love walking around carboot fairs, and this one is my favourite. Great looking through the wide and varied stalls and hunting down that cut price bargain. Can even get a bacon bagette and coffee for less than £3 to keep the energy up. The indoor section gets very busy, especially when rain is predicted, makes it more worthwhile to... More 

1 Thank Michael G
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 March 2015

This was a terrible garage sale like atmosphere. Granted, it was a cold windy Sunday, but it was just a bunch of junk. In heaps and piles. I would not recommend it.

4 Thank davismama2003
London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2014 via mobile

A really well run event, that is well attended with a broad range of buyers for all price levels. Great outdoor space in school courtyard, plus indoor table space. On site toilets and coffee bar with snacks. Strict well planned timetable for sellers arriving in order for cars to be offsite promptly if not remaining on the property. Follow instructions... More 

8 Thank tablesurfer
Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 July 2014

I have gone to this place with my son-in-law and thinks its such a great place to bag a bargain. Everything from clothes, shoes, brick-a-brack, toys, books, and junk.

9 Thank Leanne M

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