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Baggins Book Bazaar

19 High Street, Rochester ME1 1PY, England
+44 1634 811651
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Amazing.

A great bookshop on Rochester high street. Fantastic amount of stock nice staff. It seems to go on... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
PHE22
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London, United Kingdom
via mobile
Like a Tardis!!!

Loved this bookshop which is on different floors and goes back for what feels like miles, Tardis... read more

Reviewed 14 August 2017
lincolnhatter
,
Lincoln, United Kingdom
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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19 High Street, Rochester ME1 1PY, England
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+44 1634 811651
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A great bookshop on Rochester high street. Fantastic amount of stock nice staff. It seems to go on forever.

Thank PHE22
Reviewed 14 August 2017

Loved this bookshop which is on different floors and goes back for what feels like miles, Tardis like. Spent far too long browsing around and came out with two books which Ive been looking for for quite a while. Nice to see a busy bookshop

Thank lincolnhatter
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

Extremely disappointed with how i was treated selling a collection of books to them. 2 months they had them. Went into ask and was told the buyer hasnt looked at them so i should wait. Strangely i then had a call later that day with...More

Thank Nanoo2908
Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

What a treasure the shop has a very small frontage but it just goes on and on. Thousands of books of all sorts. You could browse for hours.

Thank PHE22
Reviewed 10 June 2017

Tardis-like Baggins Book Bazaar extends well beyond its modest shop-front into rooms, then further rooms, both on the ground floor and above. It's all the more impressive that it's divided into best themes with every book neatly stacked on shelves, where so many other second-hand...More

Thank futtock21
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

I love books and to me a full bookcase is a happy bookcase. My partner and I "popped" in to Baggins only to spent an hour or 2 perusing the many categories available. We left with so many more books than planned and will definitely...More

Thank FLouise91
Reviewed 24 April 2017

In keeping with the old high street, antique shops, charity shops and vintage shops. Could do with more signage but plenty of books

Thank dawn34273
Reviewed 30 August 2016

This is one of the best bookshops in the world! Every wall filled with amazing books! Every nook and granny filled!

Thank Jade P
Reviewed 8 August 2016

Baggins Book Bazaar was on my programme for Rochester and I even made time for the visit. I was glad to find the place, glad to meet a very affable owner, obviously well acquainted with his trade, glad that the well-stocked bookshop is not all...More

1  Thank Ray V
Reviewed 13 June 2016 via mobile

Well, where to begin.... Baggins Books is a true book lovers book shop.. One of my favourite reasons for going is the smell, this might sound odd but it smells of old books which is just what a bolts hop should smell like... Not the...More

1  Thank Amanda A
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Tory H
18 October 2016|
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Response from Amanda A | Reviewed this property |
Not very close it's about a 5 minute walk so maybe borrow a trolley ..also get to the car park early it gets full up really fast every day!
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