Harrod's, London: "Impressive department store" Top 5 Page for this destination United Kingdom Shopping Tip by hopang

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  Harrod's, London
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  • Harrod's, London - United Kingdom
      Harrod's, London
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  • Inside Harrods Department Store - United Kingdom
      Inside Harrods Department Store
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The Harrods is located at Brompton Road in Knightsbridge in Central London. It is one of the largest department stores in the world with a total retail area of approximately 90,000 square meters. Harrods was established in 1834 by Charles Henry Harrod. Today it is owned by Mohamed Al-Fayed.

Harrods London has a total of more than 300 departments spread over four floors of shopping spaces. Wide range of items are on sale at Harrods such as clothings and textiles, electrical and electronic goods, bridal gowns, sports goods, jewelleries, pet food and accessories, stationeries, health and beauty products, gifts and souvenirs, furniture, food and drinks and household appliances etc. Harrods is principally an up-market department store. It is also very popular with local and foreign tourists. Make it a point to visit London Harrods when you are in London on your vacation!

What to buy: Gifts and souvenirs are highly recommended at Harrods Department Store.

What to pay: Generally more expensive than those of other outlets in London.

Address: Brompton Road, Knightsbridge
Directions: Located at Brompton Road in Knightsbridge in Central London. Nearest metro: Knightsbridge station.
othercontact: corporate.service@harrods.com
Phone: +44 20 8479 5100
Theme: Department Store
Website: http://www.harrods.com

Review Helpfulness: 4 out of 5 stars

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  • Updated May 5, 2009
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  • davidjo's Profile Photo
    Oct 11, 2014 at 5:08 PM

    love wandering around the food hall and imagine how much i could sell my papayas or pineapples here!

  • Gillybob's Profile Photo
    Sep 1, 2013 at 11:36 AM

    Their food hall impressed me when I visited - but that's not surprising. ;-)

    • hopang's Profile Photo
      Sep 1, 2013 at 11:56 AM

      Hi Gillian, Thanks for visiting our United Kingdom travel page. Can't remember how their food hall looks like as we did not patronise thier eateries. Hope to visit their food hall again one day. ~ho & pang


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