Cheap hotels in London

Doing the big smoke on a small budget? Book yourself in at one of these no-frills London hotels and hostels



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Cheap hotels may not be in the majority in London, but they're most definitely out there. It's not just flea-bitten hostels, either – the city has a great selection of budget rooms that eschew luxury touches in exchange for great rates. Here's our pick of London's best cheap hotels.

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Cheap hotels in Central London

Goodwood Hotel

The Goodwood Hotel offers good service and budget accommodation in the centre of London. It is within easy reach of major transport links including St Pancras International and has free Wi-Fi.Goodwood Hotel is located in Russell Square. Oxford Circus, the British Museum, Holborn and many other London attractions are very close by.Each budget room has tea/coffee facilities and a TV. Some rooms are en suite.

  1. 38-40 Tavistock Place, WC1H 9RE
  2. £58.50 to £189.00 per night
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Hotel Strand Continental

In the heart of London’s West End, Hotel Strand Continental offers budget accommodation, an authentic 1940s-style bar and the India Club Restaurant. Temple Tube Station is a 5-minute walk away.Hotel Strand Continental is within a 10-minute walk of Covent Garden and Trafalgar Square. The London Eye is a 15-minute walk, and a range of theatres, restaurants and bars are just steps away.Full of history, India Club Bar has colonial-style décor, and offers a snack menu featuring

  1. 143, Strand, WC2R 1JA
  2. £25.00 to £100.00 per night
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Will Wyatt Court

A 10-minute walk from Old Street Tube Station, Will Wyatt Court provides accommodation at London’s University of the Arts. With vibrant Hoxton and Shoreditch 5-10 minutes away, Will Wyatt Court has a shared TV lounge and 24-hour front desk.Each room has a desk and wardrobe, and a shower with toiletries and 1 bath towel provided. Wired internet is available in bedrooms, and WiFi in the lounge, at an additional charge.Guests have use of shared kitchen facilities, as well as the

  1. 168 Pitfield Street, N1 6JP
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Smart Hyde Park Inn

Just 150 metres from Bayswater Underground Station and Hyde Park, Smart Hyde Park Inn offers budget dormitories with an hour of free Wi-Fi. There is a spacious shared kitchen and 24-hour front desk.Set in a grand period property, the large dormitories have elegant décor and original features. There are plenty of shared bathroom facilities, and guests can use a hairdryer and ironing facilities.Smart Hyde Park features a common room with comfortable seating, computers and a

  1. 48-50 Inverness Terrace, W2 3JA
  2. £9.99 to £28.99 per night
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FRESH @ The Greenman, Paddington

With its own traditional English pub, The Greenman, Paddington is centrally located just 15 minutes’ walk from London’s Hyde Park. Adjacent to Edgware Road Underground Station, it offers guests direct routes into London City Centre.The smartly designed rooms feature a shared bathroom, free Wi-Fi access and security lockers. There is also a 24-hour front desk available to guests that can organise entertainment.The bar features a wide range of English beers and ales. The pub

  1. 308 Edgware Road, W21DY
  2. £29.99 to £59.99 per night
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Generator Hostel London

In central London in the vibrant area of Bloomsbury, this large, vibrant hostel is near Russell Square Tube Station. The Generator has an internet cafe, a lounge and a games room with pool tables.The famous Generator Bar has special deals on meals and drinks every night. Entertainment includes karaoke, a live DJ and free movies.The Generator has dormitory-style shared and private rooms with en suite bathoom. There is a friendly, cosmopolitan atmosphere.A free walking tour of the

  1. 37 Tavistock Place, Russell Square, WC1H 9SE
  2. £18.45 to £219.00 per night
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International Hall / University of London

Situated 12 minutes’ walk from St Pancras Station and London King’s Cross, International Hall, part of the University of London, offers single rooms with free wired internet in Bloomsbury, in the heart of London.Each single room features a work desk, a seating area, free toiletries, and a wardrobe. Bedding and towels are provided and there are several shared bathroom facilities on each floor. There is also a common room and TV room in the hall.Guests can enjoy a complimentary

  1. Landsdowne Terrace, WC1N 1AS
  2. £70.00 to £70.00 per night
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Smart Russell Square

This hostel is in the heart of London, a 10-minute walk from King’s Cross Railway Station and the British Library. It provides budget accommodation and an hour of free Wi-Fi.The Smart Hostel Russell Square offers beds in mixed-sex dorms. Linens are provided and security lockers are available in all rooms. Shower and bathroom facilities are shared.Reception is open 24 hours a day, and there are no curfews or lock-out times. Guests can receive tourist information and discount

  1. 71-72 Guilford Street, WC1N 1DF
  2. £12.99 to £69.98 per night
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Palmers Lodge Swiss Cottage

Palmers Lodge Swiss Cottage provides award-winning budget accommodation in a beautiful Victorian Grade II listed building. The Lodge offers a bar and free Wi-Fi access in public areas, just 2 miles from the West End.Both the dormitory and individual guest rooms have quality furnishings. Guests can socialise in the common room and the Chapel bar serves drinks every night. The conservatory has a flat-screen TV. Laundry facilities are available and there is a 24-hour reception.Swiss

  1. 40 College Crescent , NW3 5LB
  2. £17.00 to £112.00 per night
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Journeys Kings Cross St.Pancras

In central London, this hostel offers budget accommodation with an internet café and a self-catering kitchen. Lively Camden Town is 1.5 miles away, and King’s Cross Station is a minute’s walk.Journey’s Kings Cross St.Pancras offers 24-hour access to the mixed dorm rooms, and guests share washroom facilities. Bed linen is included and there are towels for hire.Secure luggage lockers are available, and there is a communal area with a large TV. Tickets and tours are

  1. 54-58 Caledonian Road, N1 9DP
  2. £10.99 to £64.99 per night
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