Crouch End is often described as a little urban village and for good reason. The leafy neighbourhood just north of Finsbury Park has a community feel about it, with loads of independent shops and cafés, local boozers, fairs, arts spaces and pretty parkland to explore. The fact that it's a bit of a bugger to get to (no tube or train, though Hornsey and Crouch Hill stations are close by...) ensures it retains a charm all its own, but the people - a mix of young professionals and bohemian sorts - give it character too. Bus-haters might not see the appeal, but for most of Crouch End's lucky locals there's a lot to love.
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This budget option occupies a former pub on a corner of busy Essex Road, and offers 41 en suite modern rooms (plus a self-catering apartment for three) decked out with deep red and purple tones. Asian notes, such as the sari-style curtains, are a nod to the owner’s heritage, while modern conveniences include free wifi and TVs. The complimentary continental breakfast is served in a light, colourful breakfast room. Fans of Arsenal FC should note that it’s within walking distance (just) of Emirates Stadium.
Premier Inn London Archway
Premier Inn London Archway is situated in London, 1.6 miles from Emirates Stadium. Guests can enjoy the on-site restaurant and free WiFi in all areas.Every en-suite bedroom is equipped with a 40-inch flat-screen TV with Freeview channels. You will find a work desk, Hypnos beds, a choice of firm and soft pillows, and tea/coffee making facilities in each room. The bathrooms have showers and many rooms also have baths.There is a 24-hour front desk at the property and the Thyme restaurant serves modern international cuisine.Waterlow Park is 0.4 miles away, Hampstead Heath is 0.8 miles away, Highgate Cemetery is a 9-minute walk away, and the bars of Islington are a 13-minute Tube ride away.
Best Western London Highbury
Conveniently situated, Best Western London Higbury overlooks picturesque Finsbury Park and is a 5-minute walk from Finsbury Park Underground Station, providing excellent access to central London.All rooms are newly refurbished and well furnished, with en suite facilities and satellite TV.There is a relaxing hotel bar and a continental breakfast buffet is on offer in the dining room in the morning.The hotel is just 1 mile from the Emirates Stadium, home of Arsenal FC, and has excellent access to Kings Cross Station via Finsbury Park tube station.