Gloucester Road Tube Station London

Gloucester road subway station is situated in the Kensington neighborhood of London. Interestingly, the tube stop is divided into two sections. There is a sub-surface section which was originally opened in 1868 and then there is the deep level section which was created in 1906. The station went through periodic refurbishments that led up to the current station building, which has 5 platforms. Three lines pass through the tube stop including the District Line, Circle Line and Piccadilly Line.  Circle line connects Gloucester Road station to High street Kensington and South Kensington stops, while the Piccaddily and District lines give passage to Earl’s Court and South Kensington.

The underground station has only one entrance from Gloucester road to the ticket hall and the same doors are used to exit. Gloucester road tube station has most of the same facilities that other stops on the tube system have including ticket halls, payphones, lifts and help points general commuters along with complete assistance for disabled people. Places to explore near Gloucester Road Tube Station.


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    Restaurants & Coffee Shops;
    Coffee shops or restaurants are in abundance in the area around the Gloucester Road tube station. Good cuisines and friendly and courteous customer service is common among all these restaurants and cafes.

    Black & Blue
    Byron Restaurant
    Bombay Brasserie

    Coffee shops:
    Starbucks Coffee
    Pret A Manger

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    Clubs & Bars;
    You can easily find many clubs or bars in the area within one mile distance from the Gloucester Road tube Station. These clubs and bars are not just for refreshment and rejuvenation while traveling through the tube station, but you can also plan night outs with friends here.
    Opal Bar

    Night Clubs:


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    Hotels & Accommodations;
    Good hotel or accommodation adds to the enjoyment of the trip. If you are in need of a comfortable accommodation in close proximity to the Gloucester Road tube Station then you can easily find many.

    Millennium Bailey's Hotel
    Radisson Edwardian Vanderbilt Hotel
    Montana Hotel
    Best Western The Cromwell
    Crowne Plaza London Kensington Hotel

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    Sights & Attractions;
    The Gloucester Road tube Station area has many worth-visiting tourist attractions within one mile surroundings. These sights inspire and amuse their visitors a great deal.
    Dana Centre
    Natural History Museum
    Science Museum
    Victoria and Albert Museum
    Serpentine Gallery
    Kensington Palace

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    Schools & Colleges;
    Many educational institutes are situated in the area close to the Gloucester Road tube station. One can satiate one's thirst for knowledge by obtaining admission in any of the variety of programmes offered by these institutes.
    Frances King School Of English
    The College of Psychic Studies
    Queen's Gate School
    Duff Miller Sixth Form College
    Imperial College London (South Kensington Campus)
    Richmond The American International University

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    Gift & Bookshops;
    There's plenty of gift shops and book stores within one mile distance from the Gloucester Road tube Station. A lot of variety is available to choose a gift or book from any of these shops.
    Gift Shop:
    Noble Macmillan
    Green & Stone Of Chelsea
    Rococo Chocolates
    Book Shop:
    The French Bookshop

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    Health & Beauty Services;
    One can easily find many beauty parlours or fitness centres within one mile distance from Gloucester Road tube Station. These all provide good services to their clients or customers.
    OLLY Nails & Haircare
    Blueprint Fitness
    Alan D Beauty
    Fitness First
    Spa & Massage

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    Emergency Services;
    The area surrounding Gloucester Road London has many police stations and fire stations like rest of other facilities. Their presence in the vicinity gives peace of mind to the local residents.
    Fire Station:
    Chelsea Fire Station
    Kensington Fire Station
    Knightsbridge Fire Station
    Police Station:
    Metropolitan Police Service
    Kensington Police Station

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    Hospitals & Clinics;
    Clinics or hospitals are considered to be an important amenity in any city. Many hospitals or clinics are situated within the vicinity of Gloucester Road tube Station.
    London Smiling Cosmetic Dentist
    Medicare Francais
    Dr. Tom Bereznicki
    Emperor's Gate Surgery
    Cromwell Hospital
    Royal Brompton Hospital
    Chelsea and Westminster Hospital

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    Shopping Malls;

    The city of London enjoys world wide fame for shopping.  Three such shopping malls are situated within one mile distance from the Gloucester Road tube station.
    Gloucester Arcade
    Relsa Barkers

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    Childcare Centres;
    Several childcare centres are located nearby the Gloucester Road tube Station. One can get childcare services from any of these childcare centres.
    Queensberry Nursery
    Pooh Corner Kindergarten
    The Ladybird Nursery School
    Occasional & Permanent Nannies
    The French Nursery School
    Imperial Nannies

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