Traveling on the brain? I would hope so! Traveling is always on our brains at Fashionista’s Travel and lately we’ve got London on the brain! Having never traveled to London or anywhere in Europe for that matter (don’t judge) we thought it was time to do some research on our friends across the pond.

Europe is expensive, that’s no surprise, so our mission was to find affordable hotels in London. After doing some research we  have come up with the top 6 hotels that are budget friendly and meet all of our expectations.

1. Grand Royale London

$114/person

Here’s the skinny:

24 Hour Reception / Air Conditioning /  Bar / Central Heating / Coffee/Tea Maker / Conference Rooms Desk / Hairdryer / Internet Terminals in Rooms /Tea & Coffee /  Tourist Information / Wireless Internet Access

 You can choose from the range of single, double, twin, triple and quad rooms, all with comfortable beds, contemporary bathrooms and useful extras like air-conditioning, a flat-screen TV, tea and coffee making facilities, internet access and a safe. 

Lobby
Lobby

Notting Hill’s chic restaurants are nearby, as is the Heathrow Express from Paddington Station.

bedroom
bedroom

2. Sheriff Inn London

$92/person

24 Hour Reception / Coffee/Tea Maker / Colour Television / Hairdryer / Shower / Wireless Internet Access

Here’s the skinny:

Sheriff Inn London is so close to Victoria Coach, Train and Tube Station that this is the ideal place to stay if you need to be near these transport links.

breakfast room
breakfast room

You can book a double or twin room here (with either with an ensuite shower room or a private shower room just outside the door). This will be freshly decorated and filled with a plasma TV, hairdryer, desk, electric fan for warm days and central heating for chilly nights.

twin bedroom
twin bedroom

3. Paddington Court Hotel

$99/person

Family Friendly / Fax Machine / Fire Escape / Hairdryer / Hotel Safe / Internet Terminals / Iron & Board / Laundry / Movie Channel / Newspaper / Parking / Pay-Phones / Phone / Room Service / Shampoo / Shower / Smoke Detectors / Television Lounge / Toilet / Tourist Information / Voice Mail / Wake Up Service / Wash Basin / Wireless Internet Access

Here’s the skinny:

Situated on a quiet street in Paddington, Madame Tussauds, Kensington Palace, Earl’s Court, and Notting Hill are all within easy travelling distance.

Hotel Bar
Hotel Bar

All of the rooms also have a number of other amenities, including a hospitality tray and colour television. You can also surf the internet by hooking up to the hotel’s WiFi access and chat to family on the telephone. The hotel also has a TV lounge, bar and restaurant, concierge, laundry and dry cleaning service.

double room
double room

4. Clapham Junction Apartments

$91/person

Central Heating / Self-Catering Kitchen / Shared bathroom / Shared Kitchen / Television Lounge / Wireless Internet Access / Wireless Internet Access in Rooms

Here’s the skinny:

Situated in bustling Clapham, you’ll find plenty of bars, shops and restaurants within a short walk. Tourist attractions in Central London are a quick train journey away from nearby Clapham Junction, the busiest train station in the country!

double bedroom
double bedroom

You’ll have access to a large shared bathroom and a spacious TV lounge where you can relax at the end of an exciting day. There’s also a shared kitchen where you can save money by preparing your own food.

5. Craven Hotel

$87/person

4 Hour Reception / Air Conditioning / Airport Transfers / Alarm Clock Radio / All News Channel / Bar / Bath / Central Heating / Coffee/Tea Maker / Colour Television / Concierge / Cot / Dry Cleaning

Here’s the skinny:

Craven Hotel (formerly known as Crown Hyde Park Hotel) offers comfortable accommodation in heart of Central London. This recently refurbished hotel is ideal for an exciting trip to London, as you will find some of the capital’s most well known tourist attractions close by.

restaurant
restaurant

All of the rooms at Craven Hotel have benefitted from the hotel’s recent updating, and are all equipped with modern facilities.

double bed
double bed

6. Royal Norfolk Hotel

$83/person

24 Hour Reception / Airport Transfers / Alarm Clock Radio / Central Heating / Coffee/Tea Maker / Colour Television / Direct Dial Phone / Elevator/Lift Access / Family Friendly

Here’s the skinny:

Royal Norfolk Hotel offers you a superior quality stay in a fantastic location within in bustling Paddington. Just minutes away from Paddington Train and Tube Station is this refurbished hotel, overlooking leafy Norfolk Square.

perfect for breakfast
perfect for breakfast

As all the rooms have ensuite bathrooms or shower rooms, as well as comfortable beds with soft feather quilts and down pillows, you will find it easy to relax here. Your centrally heated room will be filled with facilities to make your stay convenient including a colour television, direct dial phone, an alarm clock, tea and coffee making equipment and a hairdryer. You can even request wake up calls.

bedroom
bedroom

 

So as you can see there are many budget friendly hotels for your trip to London.  It has always been my motto that as long as the hotel is clean and nice it doesn’t matter. When your visiting a city such as London you’ll hardly be in the hotel anyways.We hope you find this list helpful–see you in London!

1 Comment on Top 6 Budget Hotels in London

  1. Ollie Barber
    June 27, 2013 at 7:26 am (4 years ago)

    Whether you’re a tourist or traveling on business, Holiday Inn Express London Wimbledon South is a great choice for accommodation when visiting London. From here, guests can enjoy easy access to all that the lively city has to offer. No less exceptional is the hotel’s easy access to the city’s myriad attractions and landmarks, such as Colliers Wood Tube Station, South Wimbledon Tube Station, Tooting Broadway Tube Station. Holiday Inn Express London Wimbledon South also offers many facilities to enrich your stay in London. The hotel provides disabled facilities, shops, executive floor, Wi-Fi in public areas, meeting facilities to ensure our guests the greatest comfort. In addition, all guestrooms feature a variety of comforts such as satellite/cable TV, interconnecting room(s) available, daily newspaper, mini bar, non smoking rooms to please even the most discerning guest. Besides, the hotel’s host of recreational offerings ensures you have plenty to do during your stay. When you are looking for comfortable and convenient accommodations in London, make Holiday Inn Express London Wimbledon South your home away from home.

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