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Situated within 700 metres of British Museum and 1.1 km of Euston Station in the centre of London, Cleveland Residences Russell Square features accommodation with free WiFi and a kitchenette. The property is set 1.3 km from Royal Opera House, 1.6 km from Arts Theatre and 1.3 km from King's Cross Station. The accommodation offers a lift, full-day security and luggage storage for guests.

Amazing location with an even better staff

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9
Superb
1,266 reviews
Price from
£159.60
per night

Wilde Aparthotels London Paddington offers accommodation within 3 km of the centre of London, with free WiFi, and a kitchenette with a dishwasher, a microwave and a toaster. This 4-star aparthotel offers a 24-hour front desk. Private parking can be arranged at an extra charge.

good modern hotel, good location in Paddington , room good space, modern design, staff was amazing and helpful especially Sabri who was really friendly and professional and helpful to me and my parent the whole stay

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9.2
Superb
5,190 reviews
Price from
£216
per night

Featuring a garden and a bar, room2 Chiswick Hometel is located in London, 3.6 km from Eventim Apollo and 4.2 km from Olympia Exhibition Centre. Featuring a fitness centre, the 4-star hotel has air-conditioned rooms with free WiFi, each with a private bathroom. The hotel features family rooms.

Everything was perfect! Comfortable hotel, helpful staff, amazing location. Bonus points for their sustainability practices. Great to stay at a hotel which also shares your values :)

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9.2
Superb
1,540 reviews
Price from
£125
per night

Located 1.1 km from Brick Lane, Wilde Aparthotels London Aldgate Tower Bridge offers 4-star accommodation in London and has a fitness centre. Among the facilities of this property are a restaurant, a 24-hour front desk and a lift, along with free WiFi throughout the property. The aparthotel features family rooms and facilities for disabled guests.

This was the best stay I’ve had in ages. Very pleasant staff, let us check in early without question as the room was ready, change the room configuration within 2 mins of requesting, gave us extra coffee pods …. I could go on

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9.1
Superb
3,247 reviews
Price from
£175
per night

Ideally situated in London, The Kings Arms Pub & Boutique Rooms features a buffet breakfast and free WiFi. Boasting a bar, the hotel is close to several noted attractions, around 600 metres from Oxford Circus, 700 metres from Oxford Street and 1 km from Tottenham Court Road. The accommodation offers room service, a 24-hour front desk and luggage storage for guests.

Absolutely lovely stay! Beautiful property, quiet and elegant, jazzed up with the perfect amount of funk to bring a smile at every angle! At check in Steven was the perfect host, took great care of us. The morning breakfast was so generous. Everything was above and beyond our expectations!

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9.4
Superb
1,274 reviews
Price from
£260
per night

The Londoner features a stunning guest-only club, six concept restaurants and bars including a rooftop lounge, a spa with pool, gym, superfood clinic and beauty salon. There are 350 luxurious bedrooms and suites including a tower penthouse suite with panoramic views.

Location made it easy to walk everywhere. Facilities were modern, clean and the gym had quality machines. Service was exceptional.

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9
Superb
4,956 reviews
Price from
£489
per night

Conveniently situated in the centre of London, Hart Shoreditch Hotel London, Curio Collection by Hilton provides air-conditioned rooms, free bikes, free WiFi and a fitness centre. This 4-star hotel offers room service and a concierge service. Guests can make use of a bar.

Very clean modern and spacious rooms.Well placed hotel easy to access and close to restaurants

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9
Superb
2,219 reviews
Price from
£192.51
per night

Set in London, 400 metres from Buckingham Palace, The Guardsman - Preferred Hotels and Resorts features a bar and views of the city. Among the facilities of this property are a restaurant, a 24-hour front desk and room service, along with free WiFi. The hotel features family rooms.

Room was amazing. Clean bright, fully stocked. Handsfree light switches and heated bathroom floors. Beautiful decor, safe neighborhood, great security setup. Beautiful bathroom, very polite staff. This place means business when they say 5 star. This is my new favorite London hotel.

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9
Superb
1,650 reviews
Price from
£375
per night

Page8, Page Hotels is situated between Covent Garden and Trafalgar Square. It offers a merged communal lounge and part bar/part coffee shop. There is a small outdoor terrace and luggage storage space. The accommodation features a 24-hour front desk and concierge services.

Very clean. Nice staff. Delicious coffee.

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9
Superb
4,763 reviews
Price from
£315
per night

Ideally set in the centre of London, Blackbird features free WiFi throughout the property and a bar. The property is set 1.9 km from Royal Albert Hall, 1.9 km from Stamford Bridge - Chelsea FC and 2.3 km from Harrods. The property is non-smoking and is situated 1.4 km from Natural History Museum.

It was lovely! Clean, cosy and convenient with Earls Court Tube Station right out the door… loved the Staff and the Restaurant was fabulous, awesome fish and chips!

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9.2
Superb
1,325 reviews
Price from
£189
per night

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For those on a budget, these cheap and cheerful hotels still have a lot to offer, with most offering WiFi and convenient locations. Popular with backpackers, many properties can be found in central locations and include comfortable rooms with private or shared bathrooms. You’ll also find a number of options which feature a 24-hour front desk and luggage storage.
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  • room2 Chiswick Hometel
    9.2
    Scored 9.2
    Superb
    Rated superb
     · 1,540 reviews

    Featuring a garden and a bar, room2 Chiswick Hometel is located in London, 3.6 km from Eventim Apollo and 4.2 km from Olympia Exhibition Centre.

    Friendly staff. Very clean. Excellent service. Excellent bed.

  • The Londoner
    9.0
    Scored 9.0
    Superb
    Rated superb
     · 4,955 reviews

    The Londoner features a stunning guest-only club, six concept restaurants and bars including a rooftop lounge, a spa with pool, gym, superfood clinic and beauty salon.

    Fantastic location. Friendly staff and amazing facilities

  • Hart Shoreditch Hotel London, Curio Collection by Hilton
    9.0
    Scored 9.0
    Superb
    Rated superb
     · 2,219 reviews

    Conveniently situated in the centre of London, Hart Shoreditch Hotel London, Curio Collection by Hilton provides air-conditioned rooms, free bikes, free WiFi and a fitness centre.

    I liked the atmosphere of the hotel and the security

  • Blackbird
    9.2
    Scored 9.2
    Superb
    Rated superb
     · 1,325 reviews

    Ideally set in the centre of London, Blackbird features free WiFi throughout the property and a bar.

    Breakfast was great. Room and decor really lovely.

  • St. Ermin's Hotel, Autograph Collection
    9.0
    Scored 9.0
    Superb
    Rated superb
     · 1,020 reviews

    Entering from a tree-line courtyard, guests of the St Ermin's are welcomed in a world of sophistication and innovative interior design. The hotel is next to St.

    meet person who are looking for Luxury experience.

  • The Fox & Goose Hotel
    9.1
    Scored 9.1
    Superb
    Rated superb
     · 5,622 reviews

    The Fox And Goose Hotel is only 5 minutes' walk from Hanger Lane Underground Station (Central Line), a 15-minute drive from Wembley Stadium/Arena, and 30 minutes from Central London by public...

    Room was well thought out and cosy 😊 breakfast was gorgeous 😍

  • The Langham London
    9.2
    Scored 9.2
    Superb
    Rated superb
     · 1,604 reviews

    Located at the top of Regent Street, the prestigious Langham offers an award-winning glamorous bar, Artesian, and a stylish restaurant, Roux at the Landau.

    Everything! Roman marble decor! Luxury massive bed!

  • The Peninsula London
    9.3
    Scored 9.3
    Superb
    Rated superb
     · 115 reviews

    Well set in the centre of London, The Peninsula London provides air-conditioned rooms with free WiFi, private parking and room service.

    Struttura nuova e all avanguardia nella tecnologia

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  • Ruby Stella Hotel London
    10.0
    Scored 10.0
    Exceptional
    Rated exceptional
     · 3 reviews

    Ideally located in the centre of London, Ruby Stella Hotel London offers air-conditioned rooms, a terrace, free WiFi and a bar.

  • One-bed flat Central London Payment required STRAIGHT away The host will message you after you've made a reservation
    10.0
    Scored 10.0
    Exceptional
    Rated exceptional
     · 1 review

    Offering free WiFi and city views, One-bed flat Central London Payment required STRAIGHT away The host will message you after you've made a reservation is an accommodation set in the heart of London,...

  • Heart of London's West End / Pro Host
    9.8
    Scored 9.8
    Exceptional
    Rated exceptional
     · 8 reviews

    Heart of London's West End / Pro Host is set in the Westminster Borough district of London, 300 metres from Prince of Wales Theatre, 400 metres from Arts Theatre and 400 metres from Queen's Theatre.

    Josh’s home was so comfortable and cozy. He was a very attentive host as well.

  • Modern Apartment & Rooms at Charing Cross
    9.5
    Scored 9.5
    Exceptional
    Rated exceptional
     · 6 reviews

    Situated in the centre of London, 200 metres from Charing Cross and 400 metres from Savoy Theatre, Modern Apartment & Rooms at Charing Cross offers free WiFi and air conditioning.

    Modern and spacious. Excellent location central to Covent Garden and the strand

  • Covent Garden Hotel, Firmdale Hotels
    9.5
    Scored 9.5
    Exceptional
    Rated exceptional
     · 245 reviews

    Situated in the heart of London’s theatre district, Covent Garden Hotel is a 5-minute walk from the Royal Opera House, and surrounded by some of London’s best restaurants, bars and nightlife.

    Excellent hotel. Rooms are very big and comfortable

  • The Soho Hotel, Firmdale Hotels
    9.5
    Scored 9.5
    Exceptional
    Rated exceptional
     · 405 reviews

    Situated 5 minutes’ walk from Oxford Street, The Soho Hotel features a fully equipped gym with an on-site personal trainer.

    Everything. This hotel is exceptional in every way.

  • Broadwick Soho
    9.5
    Scored 9.5
    Exceptional
    Rated exceptional
     · 65 reviews

    Ideally set in the centre of London, Broadwick Soho features air-conditioned rooms, a terrace, free WiFi and a restaurant. This 5-star hotel offers room service and a concierge service.

    Staff was excellent. Extremely helpful. Beautiful hotel.

  • One Aldwych
    9.4
    Scored 9.4
    Superb
    Rated superb
     · 735 reviews

    Well set in London, One Aldwych provides air-conditioned rooms, a fitness centre, free WiFi and a shared lounge.

    Great location Clean Staff were friendly & helpful

  • The Beaumont Hotel
    9.4
    Scored 9.4
    Superb
    Rated superb
     · 263 reviews

    Offering a popular restaurant, spa and fitness centre, The Beaumont Hotel is set in the prestigious London district of Mayfair.

    The Service provided by the staff was exceptional.

  • The Kings Arms Pub & Boutique Rooms
    9.4
    Scored 9.4
    Superb
    Rated superb
     · 1,274 reviews

    Ideally situated in London, The Kings Arms Pub & Boutique Rooms features a buffet breakfast and free WiFi.

    Staff extremely nice, venue full of character, super central.

  • Welcome London - Trafalgar Square
    9.4
    Scored 9.4
    Superb
    Rated superb
     · 12 reviews

    In the Westminster Borough district of London, close to Trafalgar Square, Welcome London - Trafalgar Square features free WiFi and a washing machine.

    Perfect location. Clear instructions. Very well maintained.

  • Raffles London at The OWO
    9.3
    Scored 9.3
    Superb
    Rated superb
     · 45 reviews

    Featuring a bar, Raffles London at The OWO is set in the centre of London, 200 metres from Banqueting House.

    Best hotel in London, great restaurants, staff and rooms.

  • Haymarket Hotel, Firmdale Hotels
    9.3
    Scored 9.3
    Superb
    Rated superb
     · 264 reviews

    In the heart of London’s theatre district, the elegant Haymarket Hotel is surrounded by restaurants, bars, and is just next door to the Theatre Royal.

    Absolutely everything and all the staff. it’s a 6 STAR.

  • Bankside Hotel, Autograph Collection
    9.3
    Scored 9.3
    Superb
    Rated superb
     · 602 reviews

    Located a 13-minute walk from London Eye, Bankside, Autograph Collection features an outside terrace, restaurant and bar.

    Nice hotel, good free WiFi, handy for tube and river.

  • 2 Bedroom Apartment right on Trafalgar Square
    9.3
    Scored 9.3
    Superb
    Rated superb
     · 11 reviews

    2 Bedroom Apartment right on Trafalgar Square provides accommodation located 600 metres from the centre of London and features free bikes and a terrace.

    Situation exceptionnelle. Appartement confortable et très propre. Équipement complet (sauf sèche-cheveux !).

  • The BoTree - Preferred Hotels and Resorts
    9.2
    Scored 9.2
    Superb
    Rated superb
     · 455 reviews

    Situated in London and with Oxford Circus reachable within 700 metres, The BoTree - Preferred Hotels and Resorts features concierge services, allergy-free rooms, a restaurant, free WiFi throughout the...

    The location and the very kind and attentive staff.

  • COMO The Halkin
    9.2
    Scored 9.2
    Superb
    Rated superb
     · 217 reviews

    COMO The Halkin, discreetly located in the heart of London’s leafy Belgravia is situated between Hyde Park, Sloane Square and Knightsbridge, promising an elegant hideaway for travellers exploring the...

    Room 101 was amazing clean, spacious towels do soft.

  • The Rookery
    9.2
    Scored 9.2
    Superb
    Rated superb
     · 767 reviews

    Set in central London's fashionable Clerkenwell area, The Rookery offers charming rooms with elegant period furnishings and free WiFi.

    Beautiful character property, perfectly presented with every comfort.

  • Spread Eagle
    9.2
    Scored 9.2
    Superb
    Rated superb
     · 591 reviews

    Set in London, 2.8 km from Clapham Junction, Spread Eagle offers air-conditioned rooms and a bar.

    Great place, great location, great staff, great stay

  • Welcome London Leicester Square
    9.2
    Scored 9.2
    Superb
    Rated superb
     · 12 reviews

    In the Westminster Borough district of London, close to Savoy Theatre, Welcome London Leicester Square features free WiFi and a washing machine.

    Location comfy beds excellent kitchen area very good value for money in an area of London you want to be in .

  • NoMad London
    9.1
    Scored 9.1
    Superb
    Rated superb
     · 964 reviews

    Situated in the centre of Covent Garden adjacent to the Royal Opera House, NoMad London takes residence in the historic Bow Street Magistrates' Court Building.

    Fit out was gorgeous, lovely mix of old and well curated style.

  • Hazlitt's
    9.1
    Scored 9.1
    Superb
    Rated superb
     · 1,025 reviews

    In London's Theatreland, in the heart of the West End, this 4-star boutique hotel offers beautiful rooms with antique furniture and free Wi-Fi. There is a 24-hour front desk and a library lounge.

    Great staff and beautiful lounges with honour system bar

  • Magda Boutique Rooms
    9.1
    Scored 9.1
    Superb
    Rated superb
     · 168 reviews

    Located within 600 metres of Oxford Street and 1.1 km of Tottenham Court Road, Magda Boutique Rooms provides rooms with air conditioning and a private bathroom in London.

    Perfect location Lovely staff, so helpful abs welcoming Beautiful room

  • Artist Residence London
    9.1
    Scored 9.1
    Superb
    Rated superb
     · 87 reviews

    A 10-bedroom award winning hotel just 10 minutes' walk from Victoria and its rail and tube station. This stylish property offers individually designed rooms and an all-day restaurant.

    Beautiful little arty hotel. Great service and food too.

  • St Martins
    9.1
    Scored 9.1
    Superb
    Rated superb
     · 54 reviews

    Located in the centre of London, St Martins provides accommodation with inner courtyard views, just 600 metres from Savoy Theatre and 400 metres from Charing Cross.

    Brilliant location, lovely owners, great value for money

  • Page8, Page Hotels
    9.0
    Scored 9.0
    Superb
    Rated superb
     · 4,763 reviews

    Page8, Page Hotels is situated between Covent Garden and Trafalgar Square. It offers a merged communal lounge and part bar/part coffee shop.

    First class hotel, spotless room, excellent location.

  • 1 Hotel Mayfair
    9.0
    Scored 9.0
    Superb
    Rated superb
     · 341 reviews

    On the corner of Piccadilly and Berkeley Street, 1 Hotel Mayfair is in London's premier hotel district. Green Park, Regent Street and West End are all within a few minutes' walk.

    Excellent location. Brand new hôtel well. Very nice staff

  • The Guardsman - Preferred Hotels and Resorts
    9.0
    Scored 9.0
    Superb
    Rated superb
     · 1,650 reviews

    Set in London, 400 metres from Buckingham Palace, The Guardsman - Preferred Hotels and Resorts features a bar and views of the city.

    Very well decorated. High tech and functional. Very impressed.

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  • Wilde Aparthotels London Paddington
    9.2
    Scored 9.2
    Superb
    Rated superb
     · 5,190 reviews

    Wilde Aparthotels London Paddington offers accommodation within 3 km of the centre of London, with free WiFi, and a kitchenette with a dishwasher, a microwave and a toaster.

    The view and the quiet. Yehia was particularly nice.

  • Wilde Aparthotels London Aldgate Tower Bridge
    9.1
    Scored 9.1
    Superb
    Rated superb
     · 3,247 reviews

    Located 1.1 km from Brick Lane, Wilde Aparthotels London Aldgate Tower Bridge offers 4-star accommodation in London and has a fitness centre.

    High standard of rooms, great kitchenette facilities.

  • Wilde Aparthotels London Covent Garden
    9.0
    Scored 9.0
    Superb
    Rated superb
     · 4,293 reviews

    Wilde Aparthotels London Covent Garden is located on the Strand in the heart of the West End theatre district and just a few minutes stroll from Leicester Square and Trafalgar Square.

    Lovely room. Great location for walking to the theatre.

  • COVE Cannon Street
    9.1
    Scored 9.1
    Superb
    Rated superb
     · 1,141 reviews

    COVE Cannon Street is set in London, 1.1 km from Tower of London. Tower Bridge is 1.4 km from the property. All units include a dining area and a flat-screen TV.

    Clean apartment and very kind and facilitating staff

  • Batty Langley's
    9.3
    Scored 9.3
    Superb
    Rated superb
     · 1,047 reviews

    Situated just a 7-minute walk from London Liverpool Street Station, Batty Langley's features beautiful rooms with antique furniture, heavy silk curtains and quirky bathrooms.

    Excellent staff! Fantastic place, very "old style".

  • Staycity Aparthotels London Greenwich High Road
    9.0
    Scored 9.0
    Superb
    Rated superb
     · 1,294 reviews

    Situated just 5 minutes’ walk from Greenwich Train Station, Staycity Aparthotels London Greenwich High Road offer modern apartments with onsite parking and free Wi-Fi.

    lovely central position - great room. so well placed.

  • ALTIDO Luxury flats near Big Ben and London Eye
    9.2
    Scored 9.2
    Superb
    Rated superb
     · 162 reviews

    ALTIDO Luxury flats near Big Ben and London Eye offers accommodation within 1.2 km of the centre of London, with free WiFi, and a kitchen with a dishwasher, an oven and a microwave.

    We liked everything: location, design, kind personal

  • Hackney Suites - En-suite rooms & amenities
    9.0
    Scored 9.0
    Superb
    Rated superb
     · 296 reviews

    Located in London and within 2.8 km of Victoria Park, Hackney Suites - En-suite rooms & amenities features a garden, allergy-free rooms, and free WiFi throughout the property.

    Very nice welcome, spotlessly clean and great size room

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  • Avg. price/night: £94.50
    7.5
    Scored 7.5
    Good
    Rated good
     · 1,614 reviews
    The property was in an ideal location and easy to find. Very clean and tidy, the bathroom was spotless. Staff were so friendly and helpful. The owner was very accommodating and offered for us to use the microwave or anything that we needed.
    sherina
    People with friends
  • Avg. price/night: £204
    6.7
    Scored 6.7
    Pleasant
    Rated pleasant
     · 1,716 reviews
    All staff were very friendly. The hotel was very clean The breakfast was extremely good value Great location, a few minutes walk from Paddington station Great budget hotel
    Graves
    People with friends
  • Avg. price/night: £151.30
    7.0
    Scored 7.0
    Good
    Rated good
     · 1,228 reviews
    Very clean and comfortable bedding. Was very low cost for me and 5 friends to spend a few days in London. Brilliant location with Paddington station only 2 minutes walking. Brilliant hotel on a budget
    Charlie
    People with friends
  • 7.6
    Scored 7.6
    Good
    Rated good
     · 9,239 reviews
    Location is ideal. Design was modern and gave a luxurious feel for an affordable price. Staff were nice. The room had a light system you could press to let the staff know if you were ready for the room to be cleaned. This was nice and convenient. Bed was comfortable and the room was very clean.
    Brandon
    Young couple
  • Avg. price/night: £85
    5.9
    Scored 5.9
    Above average
    Rated okay
     · 4,465 reviews
    2nd time we stayed here. We love the location. Ideal if you come with the eurostar and you arrive late or leave early. It is on 1 zone so you can walk everywhere or using the tube you are in few minutes in piccadilly. The hotel is old-fashion but very clean and the staff is very friendly. It feels home to us. Price is ideal for us which travel on budget.
    Elisa
    Family with young children
  • Avg. price/night: £241.70
    7.3
    Scored 7.3
    Good
    Rated good
     · 2,481 reviews
    Great location only 10 minutes walk from Victoria Station. This is a great budget hotel with very nice, friendly and professional staff. The room was very compact but very clean and with a comfortable bed and small private shower/wc. I’d definitely recommend this hotel as as it’s pretty good value for London.
    Kevin
    Solo traveller
  • Avg. price/night: £263.25
    7.7
    Scored 7.7
    Good
    Rated good
     · 1,306 reviews
    We have friends in London who live close to this hotel, so the location was ideal for us in an area with not many affordable options. Public transport around London from the hotel was very easy. The room was ‘cheap and cheerful’. It was basic but clean and comfortable. Absolutely fine as a base and a place to sleep.
    Sulfiati
    People with friends
  • Avg. price/night: £490.80
    6.0
    Scored 6.0
    Pleasant
    Rated pleasant
     · 2,219 reviews
    Location was ideal for the places that I was visiting. It's only a 5 minute walk to the British Museum and about 20 minute walk from St Pancras/Kings Cross. Very clean, comfy bed, bathroom was clean and plenty of hot water. Ideal if you are looking for cheap and cheerful.
    Zoe
    Solo traveller
  • 8.7
    Scored 8.7
    Fabulous
    Rated fabulous
     · 28 reviews
    The home owner is a lovely lady, very clean house with large rooms and in a good location in London. Extremely cheap compared to conventional hotels in London, well worth the price would 100% recommend to anyone looking for an affordable, comfy stay in London
    Alex
    Solo traveller
  • 8.0
    Scored 8.0
    Very good
    Rated very good
     · 1,342 reviews
    We had a great stay at this hotel its cheap & cheerful & in a really good location! The hotel is very clean with basic amenities but everything we needed! Tubes are close within an easy walk!
    A
    Anonymous
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