Whether you’re a computer genius keen to enhance your collection with more gadgets or are more of a novice shopping for your very first PC, there’s plenty of places that you can visit in London to browse for computers and other technology goods.
It’s no surprise that London is so well equipped when it comes to places to hunt for technology goodies given the fact that it is home to East London’s Tech City, a technology district occupied by some of the most cutting-edge entrepreneurs working in tech today.
With the likes of Facebook and Google having invested in the area, you’ll be in good company when you visit to look around. It’s also just a stone’s throw from the Montcalm Hotel Shoreditch, so accessing the area on your weekend away couldn’t be easier.
Read on for our suggestions of the best technology and computer shops in London near the Royal London House.
47 Tottenham Court Rd, Marylebone, London W1T 2EE
Whether you are after laptop or PC repairs or are just keen to check out the latest gadgets on offer, this place has a great product selection, despite the fact that the store is pretty small. If you’ve got any questions, just ask one of the friendly and knowledgeable team members to help you on your way.
125-130 Strand, London WC2R 0AP
This leading retail chain has everything you need from the latest computers to state of the art techy accessories. Those with a playful side should check out the toys and hobbies section, where they’ll find drones, electronic games, microscopes and wearables. Why not invest in an action camera and take to the streets near the Montcalm Hotel Shoreditch to get some great footage?
Apple Covent Garden
No. 1-7 The Piazza, London WC2E 8HB
Head to bustling Covent Garden and take in the atmosphere at the Apple store (which is likely to be extremely busy). Apple is an iconic tech brand constantly innovating and setting the industry standard, so you’ll have plenty to see when you visit the store.
Whether you’re after a new phone, a Mac or an iPad for listening to your favourite music while walking to our hotels near Finsbury Square London, you’re sure to find everything you need. If you already own an Apple product and have a question about the services or software, just ask one of the friendly team members. Whether it’s that you have forgotten your Apple ID or want to ask about updating the software on your machine, the team here will ensure that you leave with a resolution.
Currys PC World featuring Carphone Warehouse
94-98 Oxford St, Fitzrovia, London W1D 1BZ
From home cinema systems to gaming consoles and tablet accessories, this store is a mecca for everything techy. It’s also situated on one of the busiest shopping streets in London so a visit here is the perfect opportunity to indulge in some retail therapy.