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Ottie and the Bea

#315 of 906 Shopping in London
Open Now: 09:30 - 05:30
Open today: 09:30 - 05:30
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It’s a fairytale...

This little shop is a real gem of children’s toy/book shops. You can sense that everything there... read more

Reviewed 21 June 2018
Riga, Latvia
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Special class of children's toys and books

This little shop is a real find. Run passionately by a local family, and filled with classic toys... read more

Reviewed 27 June 2017
London, United Kingdom
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21 Jun 2018
“It’s a fairytale...”
27 Jun 2017
“Special class of children's toys and books ”
As a children's shop we believe that having fun is a very serious matter regardless of your age. We stock toys, books, games as well as holding workshops.
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12 Old Dover Road, London SE3 7BT, England
+44 20 8465 5318
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Reviewed 21 June 2018 via mobile

This little shop is a real gem of children’s toy/book shops. You can sense that everything there has been selected with a great sense of style and attention to details. We wanted to buy everything. Absolutely everything. Lovely shop with lovely people working there.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

This little shop is a real find. Run passionately by a local family, and filled with classic toys which have been personally selected by the owner to be individual, high quality and a bit different. A goldmine for that thoughtful gift.

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

If you think most toys for children are of no use, badly made and randomly pink or blue, then this enchanting independent shop is for you. Staffed by people who can help you pick out a suitable present for a child of any age, this...More

Date of experience: September 2016
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Reviewed 8 October 2015 via mobile

I do love this place, it's one of the very few shops around that still reminds me of my own early childhood and the simple joy of discovering books. I took my niece on a trip here the other day and she had as much...More

Date of experience: October 2015
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