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Whether it’s a festive stocking filler for a friend or that must-have birthday gift for mum, the handpicked mix of shopping, dining and wellness retailers means there’s a present to suit everyone down at The Yards, taking the stress out of gift shopping.

Read on for our pick of the best places to go gift shopping in Covent Garden…

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stanfords gift guide for men
barbour gift stanfords gift guide for men

Gifts for globe trotters

Those who aren’t sure what to buy adventure-lovers should head to Stanfords. The much-loved Covent Garden bookshop has one of the world’s largest collections of maps, travel books and globes, so you’re sure to find a gift to make their travels that extra bit exciting.

Or for the best in outdoor apparel, the iconic Barbour’s range of weatherproof clothing is an essential gift for those who like to enjoy the outdoors.

the white company gift
swarovski gift
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Luxury gifts for loved ones

Visit The White Company Covent Garden to find stylish clothing collections, signature scents and beautiful home accessories which will put a smile on someone’s face all through the year. Or try one-stop styling-destination & Other Stories for on-trend gifts that fashion and beauty fans will adore.

If it’s some sparkle you’re looking for, Swarovski is a gift-shopping must, with a range of jewellery, watches and accessories that have been delighting people around the world for 125 years.

Sunday Lunch at Hawksmoor Covent Garden
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Sunday Lunch at Hawksmoor Covent Garden sunday lunch covent garden at maison bab

Find a gift for your favourite foodie

The unique mix of shops & restaurants at The Yards means it’s easy to find special gifts for your favourite people.

At The Yards Covent Garden you’ll also find delicious gifting ideas for foodies. Why not buy a voucher for one of our restaurants, including Maison Bab, temper, Bill’s and Dishoom.

For gift shopping in Covent Garden for that special someone, look no further than The Yards.

Fancy treating that special someone to a delicious dinner out? Read our best wine bars article and discover where to brunch (including bottomless options!) at The Yards.

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An Urban Oasis

The Yards is a shopping and dining destination in the heart of Covent Garden. An urban oasis offering an array of unique fashion, beauty and lifestyle shops, and a selection of restaurants.


Discover a unique mix of fashion, beauty, home and lifestyle shops, in the heart of Covent Garden.



Unwind after a day's shopping at one of the restaurants at The Yards. From modern kebabs to Italian classics, you'll find something to tantalise your tastebuds.



The Yards is much more than just a shopping and dining destination.