London guest house hotels and popular B&Bs

Cheap Bed and Breakfast guest house accommodation in Central London


Typical Guest House Hotels Argyle Square St Pancras

Guest house hotels: Argyle Square St Pancras

London guest houses, Bed and Breakfast style in Central London are very popular to visitors looking to economise in an expensive city.


The guest house hotels in London featured on this page are mostly found all clustered together in various locations on the fringes of the very expensive centre of London. Most of these are hotel districts that are major transport hubs like St Pancras and Paddington railway stations.


If a cheap price is your dominant requirement for London accommodation we have a separate dedicated page looking at the cheapest Bed and Breakfast hotels in London.


The Guest Houses hotels in London featured on this page are some of the most popular simple hotels, mostly bed and breakfast with a few 3 star budget hotels as well.

Some of them are not the cheapest hotel options available but all appeal to those on a budget offering very good value.


Nearly all Bed and Breakfast hotels are small to medium simple cheap hotels with between 15 and 50 rooms.


Be not in doubt, these are not homely houses with a couple of rooms rented out by attentive family owners very common outside Central London. These are small simple hotel.

The Bed and Breakfast hotels are typically 5 or 6 storey Victorian terraced houses like those pictured above which when built were grand family homes including room for servants converted to being a hotel.

London's main Bed & Breakfast hotel districts

King's Cross / St Pancras B&B - Opposite King's Cross and St Pancras Station is Argyle Square, around which are some of the best value Bed and Breakfast hotels in London.

Earl's Court Kensington B&B - Budget hotel district catering for the budget traveller, particularly convenient for those flying into Heathrow Airport.

Bayswater B&B - Another budget hotel district on the north side of Hyde Park. Cheap during the week, room rates go up at weekends.

Victoria B&B - The most central B&B district for which you pay a small premium. Cheap airport buses direct to all 4 major London airports.

Paddington B&B - Neighbouring district to Bayswater with Sussex Gardens one B&B after another.

 

Popular Bed and Breakfast hotels London

Surtees Hotel London
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Surtees Hotel - 2 Star Hotel
Double rooms from £78

Family-run friendly budget hotel a 5-minute walk from Victoria Station. 24 hour front desk, luggage storage. Some rooms have shared bathroom. Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel and is free of charge. Cheaper rates offer breakfast for £5 extra per person or buffet breakfast can be included in the room rate with free cancellation for an extra £9.

Rooms: Single, Double/Twin & Family Rooms for up to 6
Underground: Victoria - 500m (Map Ref: 23)

Hotel Meridiana London
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Hotel Meridiana - 2 Star Hotel
Double rooms from £85

Just 150 metres from King's Cross Railway Station, Hotel Meridiana is a 5-minute walk from elegant Bloomsbury. The family-run hotel offers budget rooms, cooked breakfasts and free internet access. Bedrooms feature central heating, a TV and tea/coffee facilities. A Continental breakfast is served each morning, and guests are within a 5-minute walk of an array of restaurants and bars.

Rooms: Single, Double/Twin, Triple & Quad Rooms
Underground: King's Cross / St Pancras - 150m (Map Ref: 8)

City Continental Hotel London
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City Continental Hotel - 3 Star Hotel
Double rooms from £95

Convenient hotel offers modern rooms just 1 minute's walk from Earl's Court Underground Station. Air-conditioned rooms each with an individual private bathroom. Also featured in each well-equipped room is a TV, tea/coffee facilities and a hairdryer. Continental breakfast with hot and cold options part of room rate. Free wi-fi.

Rooms: Single, Double/Twin & Triple Rooms
Underground: Earls Court - 100m (Map Ref: 7)

St Athans Hotel London
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St Athans Hotel - Bed & Breakfast
Double rooms from £98

Family run, simple and clean hotel in Bloomsbury within walking distance of Euston, St Pancras and Kings Cross stations. Individually styled hotel within several Georgian town houses. Lounge area for guests to relax in. Free wi-fi. Cheapest rooms with shared bathroom. Breakfasts served in the hotel's Bloomsbury Coffee House with 10% discount.

Rooms: Single, Double/Twin, Triple, Quad & Room for 5
Underground: Russell Square - 400m (Map Ref: 28)

Gower Hotel London
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Gower Hotel - 2 Star Hotel
Double rooms from £99

Family run bed and breakfast just 5 minutes' walking distance from Paddington Rail Station and Hyde Park. Bedrooms each include a TV, telephone and tea/coffee making facilities and private shower room in each room. Free wi-fi in public areas. A full included English or continental breakfast is served every morning (included).

Rooms: Single, Double/Twin & Family Rooms for up to 5
Underground: Paddington - 300m (Map Ref: 13)

Fairway Hotel London
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Fairway Hotel - 2 Star Bed & Breakfast
Doubles rooms from £99

Family run for over 50 years, bed and breakfast accommodation, with free wi-fi available throughout the building less than 5 minutes' walk from Kings Cross and St Pancras Stations. A full English breakfast is served in the hotel's cosy eating area and included in room rate. Each room is centrally heated, with a TV and tea and coffee-making facilities.

Rooms: Single, Double/Twin, Triple & Quad Rooms
Underground: Kings Cross / St Pancras - 150m (Map Ref: 9)

B&B Piccolino Hotel London
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Piccolino Hyde Park Hotel - 2 Star Bed and Breakfast
Double rooms from £117

Situated between Paddington Station and Hyde Park, and a 15-minute walk from Oxford Street, this charming hotel offers free wi-fi and 24-hour front desk. Elegant rooms with private modern bathroom, tea/coffee facilities, satellite TV and DVD player. Traditional continental breakfast is served daily in the spacious dining room.

Rooms: Double/Twin, Triple & Quad Rooms
Underground: Paddington - 100m

Royal Hyde Park Hotel London
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MStay Hyde Park Hotel - Bed & Breakfast
Double rooms from £103

Just 150 metres from Bayswater London Underground Station on Queensway with many restaurants, bars and convenience stores. Budget hotel offering en suite rooms with air conditioning. Wi-fi is available in all areas and is free of charge. Continental breakfast is included in the room rate.

Rooms: Single, Double/Twin, Triple & Quad Rooms
Underground: Bayswater or Queensway - 150m (Map Ref: 4)

Crestfield Hotel London
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Crestfield Hotel - 2 Star Hotel
Double rooms from £109

2 minutes walk' from St Pancras International and Kings Cross stations, 5-10 minutes from Euston. En suite bathrooms with showers and rooms All of the rooms have TVs, hairdryers and tea/coffee. Reception is open 24 hours. Free wi-fi. Bar and terrace.
Continental buffet breakfast in room rate.

Rooms: Single, Double/Twin, Triple & Quad Rooms
Underground: King's Cross / St Pancras - 250m (Map Ref: 4)

Comfort Inn Hyde Park London
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Comfort Inn Hyde Park - 3 Star Hotel
Double rooms from £110

Just 200 metres from Hyde Park and Queensway Tube Station.
Air-conditioned rooms all have satellite TV channels, a work desk and a safe. They also each include free tea and coffee. Free wi-fi. Breakfast included in room rate. Cheapest rates mid-week.

Rooms: Double/Twin & Triple Rooms
Underground: Bayswater or Queensway - 150m (Map Ref: 22)

Sidney Hotel London
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Sidney Hotel - 3 Star Hotel
Double rooms from £115

800 metres from Victoria Station and close to places like Buckingham Palace, the London Eye, Royal Albert Hall and more. Rooms feature new Hypnos beds, ample workspace, free high-speed Internet access, tea and coffee making facilities, flat-screen TV, free wi-fi. The hotel’s refurbished brasserie serves a free continental breakfast for guests.

Rooms: Single, Double/Twin, Triple & Quad Rooms
Underground: Victoria - 800m (Map Ref: 32)

B&B Piccolino Hotel London
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Piccolino Hyde Park Hotel - 2 Star Bed and Breakfast
Double rooms from £117

Situated between Paddington Station and Hyde Park, and a 15-minute walk from Oxford Street, this charming hotel offers free wi-fi and 24-hour front desk. Elegant rooms with private modern bathroom, tea/coffee facilities, satellite TV and DVD player. Traditional continental breakfast is served daily in the spacious dining room.

Rooms: Double/Twin, Triple & Quad Rooms
Underground: Paddington - 100m

Lidos Hotel London
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Lidos Hotel - 3 Star Hotel
Double rooms from £134

10-minute walk from Victoria Rail and Underground station. All rooms have private bathroom, TV and work desk and equipped with tea and coffee making facilities. Wi-fi is available in public areas and is free of charge. A continental breakfast is served each morning and is included in the room rate.

Rooms: Single, Double/Twin, Triple & Quad Rooms
Underground: Pimlico 400m, Victoria - 700m (Map Ref: 33)

George Hotel London
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George Hotel - 3 Star Hotel
Double rooms from £135

In the heart of Bloomsbury, a 10 minute walk from St Pancras Railway Station and the British Museum. The bedrooms each have a TV with satellite channels and on-demand movies. All rooms have a work desk and hairdryer, and tea/coffee facilities are provided. Full English breakfast included in the room rate. Wi-fi in public areas is free of charge.

Rooms: Single, Double/Twin & Triple Rooms
Underground: Euston - 300m (Map Ref: 13)

Seven Dials Hotel London
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Seven Dials Hotel - Bed & Breakfast
Double rooms from £138

Short walk from the shops, bars and restaurants and all of the West End theatres. Piccadilly Circus and Oxford Street are 700 metres away.
Rooms have en suite showers, TVs, telephones, hairdryers and tea/coffee. Free wi-fi in rooms. Full English buffet breakfast is included in the room rate.

Rooms: Single, Double/Twin & Triple Rooms
Underground: Leicester Square - 500m (Map Ref: 12)

Darlington Hyde Park Hotel London
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Darlington Hyde Park Hotel - 3 Star Hotel
Double rooms from £148

One of the best received hotels in London with a legion of fans who would never dream of staying anywhere else. Victorian town house providing free wi-fi and a 24-hour reception. Refrigerator and a personal safe in room. Full English breakfast or continental breakfast served in the hotel conservatory, included in the room rate.

Rooms: Single, Double/Twin, Triple & Quad Rooms
Underground: Paddington - 250m (Map Ref: 14)


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