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This neighborhood in South Central London is a hive of cultural activity that offers a number of restaurants, accommodations and shops to suit practically every taste and style.
London SW9 8HE, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

came for see friends here. went see anne marie and was via stop to other places and went weatherpoons. very busy, a lot people, intreasting place too see tho and all good what can see

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Brixton is a real rough diamond, I love it! It's a great place for eating, inspiration, people-watching, present shopping, night-life and music. This isn't a pristine, bourgeois area, it's a lively hub of southern transport networks with loads going on... it won't appeal to everyone...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I would never of come here unless it was to go to the Academy for a music gig. Then my work moved me here and I have the delights of Brixton every working day. It’s not a bad place you don’t really feel unsafe but...More

2  Thank BishopX41
Reviewed 23 October 2018

We stayed a week in Brixton, coming and going by bus and underground. We found it to be quite a melting pot of cultures. We strolled thru the marketplace but only saw one place that we wanted to go into to browse. We found the...More

1  Thank Z7460WBmarciac
Reviewed 2 October 2018

I grew up here ,although it's a lot safer now ,the atmosphere has died. It's just average and lacking character now. The ethnic mix has been replaced by a very smug ,upper class crowd who are trying hard to be street.Gone are the squats,the underground...More

2  Thank Simon W
Reviewed 12 September 2018 via mobile

Lively area in south London. Easy access from the centre. Colourful and welcoming market with greet choice of street food. Amazing place, I recommend

1  Thank lilie4561
Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

Brixton London surprised me. In my opinion it was much more interesting than Camden Town and Borough Market also in London. We went to many areas closed to each other, like separated by a street, but had different vibes and trends. So international, but still...More

1  Thank rosec302
Reviewed 11 August 2018

Brixston is an interesting urban area in London. 35 min from center of London by the tube and you're there. Outside the Brixton tube station start walikng right and you''ll get to an area of graffiti walls and small hidden market. Just walk around and...More

2  Thank daudi555
Reviewed 9 August 2018

I just don’t get the fascination many have for Brixton. Okay, the town has some interesting architecture and one or two interesting shops but, goodness, has everyone gone nose-blind to the vile odours that emanate from Brixton Market and the many Caribbean/African/Asian fish, meat and...More

2  Thank Chris T
Reviewed 24 July 2018 via mobile

Brixton is a very lively part of London . There are lots of young professionals moving here from around the UK . It is full of art and culture and there is a very good multicultural mix of people . There are lots of cool...More

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Terri S
17 January 2018|
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Response from Valencastarias | Reviewed this property |
Hello Terri! There’s a place called Sata cocktail bar and restaurant that has very good cocktails, also the rum kitchen is nvery close to it. Both places are right by the Ritz cinema in Coldharbour Lane! Don’t try the ones... More
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Response from eva s | Reviewed this property |
NO. It is vibraint and wonderful. Take a look at the site we are brixton village. This area has the best community spirit I know of. London has crime. London has gangs as does every city but this is a... More