Turn Up Charlie Filming Locations: The house and the venues where Netflix's Idris Elba series is filmed

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The new Netflix series Turn Up Charlie was shot primarily in England, and also in some awesome locations in the Mediterranean.

The show revolves around Charlie, a failed DJ, who has a new chance to relaunch his career when he becomes a manny to his famous best friend's naughty 11-year-old daughter.

Where was Turn Up Charlie filmed

British actor and musician Idris Elba (known for his roles in The Wire, Luther, or for portraying Nelson Mandela in the film Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom) plays Charlie.

The eight-episode comedy also stars Piper Perabo as Sara (Coyote Ugly, Covert Affairs) along with JJ Feild as David, Angela Griffin as Sara's manager Astrid, and child actress Frankie Hervey in the central role as Gabrielle.

Turn Up Charlie was filmed in London and the Balearic islands of Eivissa and Mallorca (Spain). Also set in Ibiza, White Lines is the new 2020 series made partially by the same crew.

This is our spoiler-free filming locations report of the series:

Where is Turn Up Charlie filmed?

Shopping scenes in London
In the first episode, there is a scene filmed in the Tudor-revival Liberty London store in Soho (London).

Later on, Charlie and Gabs end up in Camden, visiting some iconic shops in the neighbourhood.
(You can open all the locations on Google Maps by clicking on the links below in the captions ↴)
Image courtesy of Netflix - Liberty Map / Cyberdog Map

Grove vegetable and pub
The orchard garden with the greenhouse made of sash windows from the third episode is the Skip Garden, built behind Kings Cross station in London.

The Stag is a large gastropub located in Port Hampstead.
Images courtesy of Netflix - Skip Garden Map / The Stag Map

Turn Up Charlie mansion
In episode 4, Sara has a gig on the grounds of Brocket Hall, a Georgian country house set in Welwyn Garden City in Hertfordshire.

The Stranger filming locations are filmed in Manchester.
Image courtesy of Netflix - Map

Auditorium and London lookout
In episode 5, David is performing a play at Garrick Theatre in the West End. A few scenes were filmed in Camden and in the London Eye.

The park with benches and city skyline views is the Parliament Hill Viewpoint.

In this same location were shot scenes for Ricky Gervais's series -Here is our report: Where is After Life filmed?
Image courtesy of Netflix - Garrick Theatre Map / Parliament Hill Map

Turn Up Charlie drehort
Episode 6 was entirely filmed during the 2018 edition of the Latitude Festival.

This massive event takes place every summer in Henham Park, near Southwold in Suffolk.
Image courtesy of Netflix - Map

Turn Up Charlie island
The last episodes of Turn Up Charlie are set in the nightlife mecca island of Ibiza (Eivissa), although a lot of filming took place in Mallorca.

In episode 7 there's a scene filmed in Lío Restaurant Club Cabaret in Ibiza's Marina. Below, a scene from episode 8 shot in Blue Marlin Ibiza beach restaurant in Cala Jondal.
Image courtesy of Netflix - Lío Map / Blue Marlin Map

Eivissa terminal and beach scene
Also in episode 7, there is a scene filmed in Ibiza airport.

The beach where Charlie talks to Sara by phone is the Platja de S'Arenal in Sant Antoni de Portmany.
Image courtesy of Netflix - Map

Turn Up Charlie beach
The beach featured at the beginning of episode 7 is the dazzling Platja del Mag in Calvià (Mallorca).

This is a small white sand nudist beach, located 8 km from Magaluf.

The cove, also known as Portals Vells, was called The Magus after the 1968 movie of the same name with Anthony Quinn and Michael Caine was filmed here.
Image courtesy of Netflix and Jose Luis - Map

The house in Ibiza
The splendid house with a swimming pool from the last episode is located in Cala Serena (Felanitx, in the southeast of the island of Mallorca).
Image courtesy of Netflix - Map

Final rave party castle scene
The mega-party from the last episode was filmed in the spectacular state Sa Fortalesa de Pollença (Mallorca).

Originally it was a fortress, built in 1628 to repel the Moorish threat. In 1919 it was acquired by an Argentinean artist who transformed the house into a meeting place for top vanguard painters of his time.

Today, it belongs to a British banker who bought it in 2011 for 40 million euros.

The luxurious property was featured in the acclaimed BBC series The Night Manager, serving as the mansion of the arms dealer played by Hugh Laurie.
Image courtesy of Netflix and BBC - Map

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