London Toolkit (Spanish Pages)

Budget Hotels In London City Centre

Budget Independent Hotels In The Mid Market Sector In The Central Hotel Districts Of London


Sidney Hotel In Victoria London

Sidney Hotel In Victoria

Budget hotels in London City Centre can be very hard to judge. The number of stars a hotel has only reflects the facilities offered by a hotel, not how clean, well maintained or how large the bedrooms.


If the lowest price is going to be your overriding factor for selecting accommodation then you're probably best to start looking at cheap Bed and Breakfast hotels.

If you want a comfortable hotel but don't want to pay out money needlessly for facilities like a fitness centre or room service then in terms of stars, 3 star is about right for you. A breakfast room and a small lounge are the basics for such grade hotels in terms of facilities outside your room.


No frills budget chains like Premier Inn, Ibis, Comfort Inn and Travelodge set a benchmark for the budget traveller to compare mid range hotels in London. On this page we look at independent hotels that directly compete against the above chains.


Location and the day of week you stay will have a big impact on the hotel rate you pay.

Sunday night is the cheapest night to stay at most hotels in London.

If the hotel is in a business district then the cheapest rates will be at the weekend, for hotel districts dominated by leisure travellers the weekends are normally the most expensive time to stay. The south side of the river and Tower Bridge areas are examples of districts where hotel rates are deep discounted at the weekend when the businessmen are at home. Bayswater an example of a leisure district where room rates are far lower during the working week than at the weekend.


In the independent sector the largest numbers of mid-range independent hotels are found in the hotel districts of Kensington around Earls Court and Gloucester Road, Bayswater, Paddington, Victoria and Euston. Of these Bayswater, Paddington and Victoria are normally more expensive at the weekend, Euston less expensive.

Kensington room rates are comparatively stable with a slight softness at the weekend, though this can all change if there is a large exhibition or event on in town. Kensington is particularly convenient for those using London's main airport, Heathrow.

Independent Mid-Range Hotels In Central London

Eurotraveller Hotel London
Eurotraveller Hotel - More Information

Eurotraveller Hotel - 3 Star Hotel
Doubles From £89 Room (Sampled Price For Early May 2016)

Just 500m from Elephant & Castle Underground Station, the Express by Eurotraveller Hotel provides affordable accommodation. Bedrooms each have a shower room, plasma TV and Wi-Fi access. Rooms with European and US sockets. They all feature home comforts of fridges, hair dryers and tea/coffee making facilities.

Rooms: Double/Twin, Triple & Quad Rooms
Underground: Elephant & Castle - 500m

City Continental Hotel London
City Continental Hotel  London -  More Information

City Continental Hotel
Doubles From £89 Room (Sampled Price For Early May 2016)

Convenient hotel offers modern rooms just 1 minutes 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 WiFi.

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

London House Hotel London
London House Hotel Bayswater More Information

London House Hotel - 3 Star Hotel
Doubles From £95 Room (Sampled Price For Early May 2016)

A short walk from Hyde Park, this clean, modern hotel has rooms with air conditioning, a mini fridge and flat-screen TV. Bayswater and Queensway Tube stations are 2 minutes away.
Free Wi-Fi and an en suite bathroom in all rooms.
Continental breakfast not included in the room rate.

Rooms: Single, Double/Twin, Triple & Quad Rooms
Underground: Bayswater or Queensway - 400m (Map Ref: 3)

Sidney Hotel London
Sidney Hotel London More Information

Sidney Hotel - 2 Star Hotel
Doubles From £95 Room (Sampled Price For Early May 2016)

800 metres from Victoria Station and the no24 bus passes the door every few minutes to Big Ben, Trafalgar Square and West End theatres.
The en suite rooms have telephones, toiletries, tea/coffee and digital TVs with pay-per-view and music libraries. Free WiFi. Full English breakfast is included.

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

St Giles Hotel London
St Giles  Hotel London - More Information

St Giles Hotel - 3 Star Hotel
Doubles From £99 Room (Sampled Price For Early May 2016)

An easy walk from Covent Garden, Piccadilly Circus and theatres. The British Museum and National Gallery are nearby. Cheapest rates midweek. Its leisure club has a swimming pool and gym. The hotel has Italian, Japanese and Asian restaurants. Soundproofed Rooms. 24 hour front desk.

Rooms: Single, Double/Twin Rooms
Underground: Tottenham Court Road - 100m (Map Ref: 27)

Westpoint Hotel London
Westpoint Hotel Paddington More Information

Westpoint Hotel - 3 Star Hotel
Doubles From £99 Room (Sampled Price For Early May 2016)

Situated in the tranquil avenue of Sussex Gardens, the hotel is just a 2-minute walk from Paddington train and underground stations.
Each well furnished room has en suite facilities with free tea and coffee. . An inclusive buffet breakfast is also available to guests at a surcharge.

Rooms: Single, Double/Twin, Triple & Quad Rooms
Underground: Paddington - 100m (Map Ref: 16)

The Z Hotel Shoreditch London
The Z Hotel Shoreditch London More Information

The Z Hotel Shoreditch
Doubles From £100 Room (Sampled Price For Early May 2016)

100 yards from Old Street station while Liverpool Street and Moorgate stations are close by. All rooms feature hand-crafted beds, a HD TV with free Sky Sports and Movie channels, along with free WiFi. Breakfast is served in The Z Café every morning for an extra charge, and includes smoked salmon, fresh croissants, pastries, cereals, fresh fruit salad and bacon rolls.

Rooms: Single, Double/Twin & Quad Rooms
Underground: Old Street - 100m (Map Ref: 8)

Elysee Hotel London
Elysee Hotel More Information

Elysee Hotel - 3 Star Hotel
Doubles From £101 Room (Sampled Price For Early May 2016)

Less than 5 minutes walk from Hyde Park and Lancaster Gate Underground and 10 minutes from Paddington Station.
In-room safes and tea/coffee-making facilities. Free WiFi. Comfortable lounge/bar area with its selection of drinks and modern decor.

Rooms: Single, Double/Twin, Triple and Quad Rooms
Underground: Lancaster Gate - 200m (Map Ref: 43)

Judd Hotel London
Judd Hotel London More Information

Judd Hotel - 3 Star Hotel
Doubles From £113 Room (Sampled Price For Early May 2016)

The Judd Hotel offers free Wi-Fi and cooked breakfasts. Kings Cross and St Pancras Rail stations are a 7-minute walk away, Euston and Bloomsbury on doorstep.
All rooms air conditioned, tea/coffee facilities and a hairdryer. Overlooks gardens and tennis courts which guests may use.

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

Amsterdam Hotel London
Amsterdam Hotel London More Information

Amsterdam Hotel - 3 Star Hotel
Doubles From £113 Room (Sampled Price For Early May 2016)

Quietly set on a tree-lined street 350 yards from Earl's Court Tube Station. With free WiFi and a 24-hour reception and the rooms and suites have bathrooms, TVs, telephones and tea/coffee. Quiet patio garden, a lift to all floors and a 24-hour reception desk and internet room for guests' use. Continental breakfast included in room rate.

Rooms: Single, Double/Twin, Triple & Quad Rooms
Underground: Earls Court - 350m (Map Ref: 8)

Qbic Hotel London City
Qbic Hotel London City - More Information

Qbic Hotel London City - 3 Star Hotel
Doubles From £113 Room (Sampled Price For Early May 2016)

Budget boutique, design led accommodation within 10 minutes walk of Aldgate East and Aldgate Tube stations. Clean and quiet rooms have free WiFi, large TV and a power shower. Therestaurant offers a variety of snacks and hot and cold dishes from an all-day menu. Continental breakfast available for an additional cost.

Rooms: Double Rooms
Underground: Aldgate East - 400m (Map Ref: 29)

Lidos Hotel London
Lidos Hotel London More Information

Lidos Hotel
Doubles From £116 (Sampled Price For Early May 2016)

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. WiFi 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)

The Jade Hotel London
The Jade Hotel London - More Information

The Jade Hotel - 3 Star Hotel
Doubles From £119 Room (Sampled Price For Early May 2016)

The Jade is less than a 100 metres from Earls Court Underground and walking distance from Knightsbridge, Harrods and the Kensington museums. All rooms boast private bathrooms with monsoon showers and luxury toiletries, air conditioning and wood floors. Mini kitchen with refrigerator + microwave.

Rooms: Single, Double/Twin Rooms
Underground: Earls Court - 100m (Map Ref: 24)

Lancaster Gate Hotel London
Lancaster Gate Hotel More Information

Lancaster Gate Hotel - 3 Star Hotel
Doubles From £131 Room (Sampled Price For Early May 2016)

Yards from Hyde Park and just a few minutes walk to several underground stations including Paddington and Lancaster Gate.
It has a bar, a restaurant and a 24-hour front desk.
Air conditioned rooms have tea and coffee facilities, an LCD flat-screen TV and Wi-Fi access.

Rooms: Single, Double/Twin Rooms
Underground: Lancaster Gate - 300m (Map Ref: 2)

Darlington Hyde Park Hotel London
Darlington Hyde Park Hotel Paddington More Information

Darlington Hyde Park Hotel - 3 Star Hotel
Doubles From £136 Room (Sampled Price For Early May 2016)

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

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

Avni Kensington Hotel London
Avni Kensington Hotel London More Information

Avni Kensington Hotel - 3 Star Hotel
Doubles From £139 Room (Sampled Price For Early May 2016)

Convenient location just a 5-minute walk from Gloucester Road Tube Station with trains every 5 minutes to Heathrow Airport.
The hotel has air-conditioned bedrooms with free WiFi, in-room safe and a full private bathroom. A continental breakfast is included in the room rate.

Rooms: Single, Double/Twin & Triple Rooms
Underground: Gloucester Road - 300m (Map Ref: 31)


Visiting London Stay In A Homestay with a  Local
London Toolkit Social Media Banner London Toolkit Facebook Fan Page London Toolkit on Twitter

Copyright © 2002-2016
Travellers Toolkits Ltd All Rights Reserved