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Between the River Thames and Trafalgar Square, this beautiful 5-star hotel has a luxurious mix of history and modern style. It has a restaurant, the gym is open and river views. It is a Grade I listed building that overlooks the London Eye, just a short walk from the National Gallery. It also edges onto Covent Garden and Theatreland. Bedrooms offer Victorian elegance and modern features, including free Wi-Fi, Elemis toiletries, a 49-inch LCD TV, and free mineral water. The peaceful One Twenty One Two Restaurant at Royal Horseguards Hotel features fine food and wine. There is also an outdoor terrace for al fresco dining

This is our guests' favorite part of London, according to independent reviews.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.6 for a two-person trip.

The Royal Horseguards has been welcoming guests since Nov 5, 2009

Property Highlights

Located in the heart of London, this hotel has an excellent location score of 9.6

Want a great night's sleep? This hotel was highly-rated for its very comfy beds.

Breakfast Info

Full English/Irish, Vegetarian, Gluten-free, Buffet

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Room Type
2 twin beds
1 king bed
1 king bed
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Guest reviews


Value for money
Free WiFi
High score for London
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  • Kelly
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    Loved everything about this hotel! The location is just what I wanted, on the Thames in central London! Beautiful views, a park in the back and outstanding location! It was easy to walk or take the tube to places. The friendly staff assisted us...
  • Sue
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    The location was a great walk to the river and transportation Breakfast was great Servers, rather all staff, were helpful and accommodating Really like nespresso and free snacks and drinks. Bar ran out of gin. I was drinking, and the...
  • Sherry
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    Great location. Easy to walk almost anywhere in the city. Easy access to the Tube
  • Rosie
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    The ambiance was exactly what we were looking for. The staff was fantastic and extremely helpful.
  • Rachael
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    I liked the location of the hotel. the rooms had AC.
  • Melinda
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    The ambiance was exactly what we wanted. The staff was always friendly and accommodating. The is centrally located. It was very easy to get to a number of places easily.
  • Charles
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    The room was outstanding and very clean. Great service by hotel staff. Wonderful Afternoon Tea experience. The hostess (from India) at the Tea Room was exceptionally friendly and nice. Recommend making her the maître d of the restaurant.
  • Brennan
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    Amazing location, thoughtful staff, clean and very quiet.
  • Karen
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    there’s so much to love about this property. The location is certainly excellent, and be sure to book a room overlooking the Thames! The historical building is charming, and the amenities are in place. The self-serve breakfast buffet is ample...
  • Mark
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    Location hard to beat. Large room overlooking Thames with City of London visible. Breakfast buffet included which had a large selection, but quality was spotty. Staff was very friendly but professional and very helpful. Afternoon tea was good.

Property questions and answers
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The property usually replies within a few days

  • Are the mattresses clean ?

    Answered on 15 October 2019
  • is car parking available?

    The closest car park will be Q-Car park in Trafalgar Square
    Answered on 9 May 2021
  • is it possible to check in any early than 3pm .

    We cannot guarantee early check-in, they depend on availability. We can hold your luggage though.
    Answered on 15 September 2021
  • Can this room accommodate 2 adults and our 5 year old son and baby can share our bed.

    Hi, No more than 2 guests are allowed to occupy any standard room. Regards, Reservation team
    Answered on 29 December 2020
  • Hi there, I’m asking if you do Military discount as I serving in the Royal Navy and would like to stay at your residence. Many thanks.

    I am so sorry to let you know we do not.
    Answered on 30 July 2021
  • Hi. What type of room should I book online if we require an accessible room for a disabled guest?

    Hello, should you require an accessible room please book a Double Guest Room, and in the notes/messages request an accessible room.
    Answered on 28 March 2021
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Hotel area info *

1 Restaurant On Site

  • One Twenty One Two Restaurant
    • Cuisine

Amenities of The Royal Horseguards
Great facilities! Review score, 8.2

Most popular amenities
  • Free WiFi
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Fitness center
  • Restaurant
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Room service
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Tea/Coffee Maker in All Rooms
  • Bar
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Slippers
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Bathrobe
  • Hairdryer
  • Bathtub
  • Shower
  • Linens
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Alarm clock
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Sun deck
  • BBQ facilities
    Additional charge
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Electric kettle
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Clothes rack
Living Area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable channels
  • Satellite channels
  • Radio
  • Telephone
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Coffee house on site
  • Fruit
    Additional charge
  • Wine/Champagne
    Additional charge
  • Kid-friendly buffet
  • Kids' meals
    Additional charge
  • Special diet meals (on request)
  • Snack bar
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Bar
  • Minibar
  • Tea/Coffee maker
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
No parking available.
Front Desk Services
  • Private check-in/out
  • Concierge
  • Baggage storage
  • Express check-in/out
  • 24-hour front desk
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Suit press
    Additional charge
  • Ironing service
    Additional charge
  • Dry cleaning
    Additional charge
  • Laundry
    Additional charge
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying
    Additional charge
  • Business center
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
    Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Key card access
  • Key access
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Wake-up service
  • Tile/Marble floor
  • Heating
  • Soundproof
  • Laptop safe
  • Packed lunches
  • Elevator
  • Ironing facilities
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Iron
  • Room service
  • Upper floors accessible by elevator
  • Fitness
  • Fitness center
Languages Spoken
  • German
  • Greek
  • English
  • Spanish
  • French
  • Hindi
  • Hungarian
  • Italian
  • Korean
  • Lithuanian
  • Latvian
  • Dutch
  • Polish
  • Portuguese
  • Russian
  • Slovak
  • Filipino
  • Ukrainian

Sustainability initiatives

This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and eco-friendly travel

House rules

The Royal Horseguards takes special requests – add in the next step!


From 3:00 PM

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in


Until 11:00 AM



Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 18 and above are considered adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

0 - 2 years
Crib upon request
3+ years
Extra bed upon request
£60 per person, per night

Prices for cribs and extra beds aren't included in the total price. They'll have to be paid for separately during your stay.

The number of extra beds and cribs allowed depends on the option you choose. Check your selected option for more info.

All cribs and extra beds are subject to availability.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18


Pets are not allowed.


When booking more than 9 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

Mastercard Visa Discover JCB Diners Club American Express Cash is not accepted Debit card The Royal Horseguards accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

For advance purchase rates the card you booked with must be presented on arrival, along with a photo ID.

Please inform The Royal Horseguards of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

Guests under the age of 18 can only check in with a parent or official guardian.

FAQs about The Royal Horseguards

  • The Royal Horseguards offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Fitness center
    • Fitness

  • Guests staying at The Royal Horseguards can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 7.6).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Full English/Irish
    • Vegetarian
    • Gluten-free
    • Buffet

  • Room options at The Royal Horseguards include:

    • Double
    • Single
    • Twin
    • Suite

  • Check-in at The Royal Horseguards is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 11:00 AM.

  • The Royal Horseguards has 1 restaurant:

    • One Twenty One Two Restaurant

  • The Royal Horseguards is 1,000 feet from the center of London. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

  • The prices at The Royal Horseguards may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.