A London institution, Harrods first opened at it's present location with three employees. It grew rapidly, employing a staff of 100 by 1880. After a disastrous fire destroyed the store in 1883, the present building was built.
Today Harrods features over 330 departments in over 1,000,000 square feet of retail space making it the largest individual store in the United Kingdom. Most of the merchandise is upscale and designer with corresponding prices - not a store for penny pinching.
Harrods aims to provide all shoppers with a pleasant experience and does have a dress code to try and facilitate this. Essentially this means no entry without appropriate footwear and clean clothing. Clothing with offensive slogans or images is not allowed.
There is an amazing choice of restaurants within the store - 26 in total ranging from quick snacks and deserts all the way up to fine dining.
For more information about the Harrods visit their official website link below.
Facts For Your Visit
Official Website: HarrodsFee: No
Hours may be subject to change. Please verify on the official website, especially where Covid restrictions are in effect.
- Monday: 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
- Tuesday: 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
- Wednesday: 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
- Thursday: 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
- Friday: 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
- Saturday: 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
- Sunday: 11:30 am - 6:00 pm
Category: Department Stores
87-135 Brompton Road
London SW1X 7XL
Phone: +44 20 7730 1234
Laurence T. Apr-25-2021
I've been visiting Harrods on and off for the past 10 years. It's just one of those magical places you have to go to when in London! Seriously, this place... Read More
Eric R. Sep-01-2020
"Only do what your heart tells you." - Lady Diana Location: Knightsbridge, London, England. Harrods is as iconic as Buckingham Palace. Well not quite,... Read More
Niki B. Nov-30-2020
Harrods at Christmas time is one of the most beautiful buildings in London. The bright-bulbed lights make the store visible for blocks and oh-so... Read More
Accommodations near Harrods:
|Tube Line||Nearest Station||Walking Time|
|Piccadilly Line||Knightsbridge Station||5 minutes|
|District and Circle Line||South Kensington Station||13 minutes|
How to get to Harrods by Tube
Walking Distance from either Tube Station. No bus needed.
From Knightsbridge Station take the Harrods exit which is right outside the store.
From South Kensington Station exit onto Thurloe Street and go to your left and then stay right until on Thurloe Place. Continue on Thurloe Place and continue on Brompton. Harrods is ahead on the right.
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