Lonsdale Hotel - London

9-10 Bedford Place, London, United Kingdom, WC1B 5JA  show map
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Lonsdale Hotel - London

 24-hour

24-hour reception

 Food/Drinks

Restaurant

 No Smoking

Non-smoking rooms

Overview

The excellent Lonsdale Hotel is situated in the museum district next to a theater and an opera house.

Set in Hackney district of London, around 20 minutes' walk from Up at The O2, Museum of London and Tower of London. An underground station as well as Russell Square subway station are not far from the hotel.

Kings Cross train station is a 15-minute walk away. London City airport is approximately 15 minutes' drive away.

Rooms

Guests are offered 40 comfortable hotel rooms equipped with a telephone, TV, heating, a safe and a dressing area. The rooms come with private bathrooms featuring a shower, a bathtub and a bathroom phone.

Eat & Drink

Lonsdale Hotel is about 5 minutes’ walk from Cosmoba serving italian and indian dishes.

Services

Guests will benefit from a safe deposit box and currency exchange along with concierge service and 24-hour reception.

Internet

No internet access available

Guest Parking

No parking available.

Number of rooms:   40.

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Facilities

General

  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Safe deposit box
  • Currency exchange

Dining facilities

  • Restaurant

Room facilities

  • Heating
  • Dressing area

Policies

Check-in

  • from  3 pm

Check-out

  • until  10 am

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 2 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

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Hotel Address:

9-10 Bedford Place, London, United Kingdom, WC1B 5JA

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City Center
  • London
    1.6 km
Airports
Train Stations
  • Euston Station
    1.0 km
Underground stations
  • Holborn
    500 m
  • Russell Square
    400 m
  • Bus stop
    300 m
Restaurants
  • Denise's (cuisine: French, European)
    90 m
  • Antalya (cuisine: Turkish)
    150 m
Parks
  • Richmond Park
    480 m
  • New London Theatre
    590 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  10 am
  • Number of rooms:
    40

Rooms and availability

Double Basic
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Bed Size (s): 1 Double

Single Basic
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Bed Size (s): 1 Single

Triple Basic
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Bed Size (s): 1 Single , 1 Double .

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Single Room - En Suite
Bed type: Double bed
Size: 8 m²
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Bed Size (s): 1 Single

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    Twin Basic
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    Bed Size (s): 2 Single

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    En Suite Double Room
    Bed type: Double bed
    Size: 8 m²
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    Bed Size (s): 1 Double

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      Twin Ensuite
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      Bed Size (s): 2 Single

      Family Basic
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      How to reach hotel

      hotel Lonsdale Hotel - London London location
      Show big map »

      Hotel Address:

      9-10 Bedford Place, London, United Kingdom, WC1B 5JA

      Get directions
      City Center
      • London
        1.6 km
      Airports
      Train Stations
      • Euston Station
        1.0 km
      Underground stations
      • Holborn
        500 m
      • Russell Square
        400 m
      • Bus stop
        300 m
      Restaurants
      • Denise's (cuisine: French, European)
        90 m
      • Antalya (cuisine: Turkish)
        150 m
      Parks
      • Richmond Park
        480 m
      • New London Theatre
        590 m
      Hotel information
      • Check-in:
        from  3 pm
      • Check-out:
        until  10 am
      • Number of rooms:
        40

      Lonsdale Hotel Location

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      Local attractions

      • The London Eye - 1.9 km
        South Bank of the river Thames, London
      • Angel - 1.5 km
        LondonEngland
      • Islington Museum - 1.6 km
        245 St John Street, London
      • Thames River - 1.5 km
        LondonEngland
      • St. James's Church - 1.5 km
        197 Piccadilly, London

      Near the hotel

      • British Museum - 330 m
        Great Russell Street, London
      • Richmond Park - 480 m
        Richmond upon Thames, London
      • Freemasons' Hall - 490 m
        60 Great Queen St., London
      • Bloomsbury - 570 m
        LondonEngland
      • The Cartoon Museum - 300 m
        35 Little Russell Street, London
      • Holborn - 480 m
        LondonEngland
      • Foundling Museum - 540 m
        40 Brunswick Square, London

      Restaurants nearby

      • Denise's - 90 m

        Address: 79 Southampton Row
        Phone: (020)-7436-1562

        69% likes this, based on 121 reviews
        Cuisine: French, European
        Price Range: CAD 4 - CAD 69

      • The Blue Door Bistro - 100 m

        Address: 15 Montague Street
        Phone: 020 7612 8416

        74% likes this, based on 148 reviews
        Cuisine: British
        Price Range: CAD 80 - CAD 134

      • Starbucks Southampton Row - 80 m

        Address: 124 Southampton Row

        69% likes this, based on 17 reviews

      • Antalya - 150 m

        Address: 103 - 105 Southampton Row
        Phone: 020 7580 5355

        83% likes this, based on 236 reviews
        Cuisine: Turkish

      • Il Fornello - 110 m

        Address: 150 Southampton Row
        Phone: (020)-7837-4584

        61% likes this, based on 125 reviews

      Hotel information
      • Check-in:
        from  3 pm
      • Check-out:
        until  10 am
      • Number of rooms:
        40
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      Lonsdale Hotel Reviews

      Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Lonsdale Hotel

      Average guest rating

      4.8out of 10
      Guest rating
      Based on 732 reviews

      Guest reviews

      • Older travelers
        5.4

        The location was very central. The neighbourhood was good. It was warm and dry in the hotel! The room was quite cosy.

        We got the absolute last room in the hotel. To get there you had to take 3 different stairs and go trough several doors and corridors. Didnt seem too fire-safe. The staff werent fluent in english. There was no breakfast. The bathroom/showers were quite dark and dirty. The floor in the hotel was terrible it sloped so that you had difficulties keeping your balance when walking the corridor and you actually were afraid of it giving up under you... The bed was quite uncomfy lacking mattress pad.

      • Couple
        4.6

        Price and location

        Dark subterranean basement room - unexpected and possibly illegal!

      • Single
        5.4

        Good location budget price - very basic hotel

        Bit exp for what it is

      • Group of friends
        5.0

        The location was good.

        Very small plastic bathroom with a funny smell! Actually saw a mouse in the bedroom on the second night!

      • Single
        3.2

        Checking out. It was not a good experience at all.

        The place was tired and run down. Basic facilities like the sink in the room and the shared bathroom and toilet were functioning but only just. It is not a Hotel. It is a Hostel and should not have a higher rating than that.

      • Family with children
        2.4

        Never got the rooms that I booked , was On the third floor with heavy suitcases and no lift , furniture uncomfortable and falling apart , walls dirty and cracked , overall I was disgusted with the place and it should not be open for business. I would have rather slept in the train station for the night .

      • Couple
        4.2

        Walls in room were dirty. Was a long walk to use the toilet being communal. Staff didn't seem overly bothered

      • Group of friends
        6.6

        The location of the hotel was ideal for where we wanted to be in the city.

        The communal bathroom.

      • Single
        4.6

        It was only a short walk from both Holborn and Russell Square Tube Station. The street is a quiet street and easy to find.

        The staff were indifferent and the hotel was very dirty and difficult to navigate.

      • Group of friends
        4.2

        Old, dirty rooms with moulded walls and carpets. A risk for your health. Absolutely disgusting.

      • Family with children
        3.2

        Somewhere to stay while in london working, but never slept much as the matress was like a bed of nails.

        I stay in hotels all over the country with my job. This is the most run down discusting place I had ever stayed in. No tea or coffee in the hotel or in the rooms. Woke up to names scrawled on the wall next to bed holes in the wall. Bathroom all plastic with door been patched up after large holes in it. Bed springs showing from top to bottom of bed. Hotel staff wont listen or just cant be bothered. A very nasty experience will not go back there if it was free.

      • Couple
        7.0

        The hotel is close to the city and it´s cheap. You can take a walk and within 20 Min. You reached the trafalgar square. Further it is located in a very quite neighborhood, near the russel square (a small park). The staff is friendly.The hotel is a good choice for budget travelers, who want´s to stay near the city. The rooms a elementary, bed, locker, wash basin.

        The shared bathrooms and the rooms need renovation.

      • Group of friends
        5.4

        We were using this as a stopover to continue our journey the next day, it was cheap compared to other hotels but this was because it was basically a bit of a dump.

        The room, the shower, the bed , the wardrobe, the paint work, the carpet, the window that wouldn't lock, basically it was probably last updated in 1960 and hasn't been changed since. But if your not too fussy, havn't got a lot of cash , and just looking for a bed for 1 night then go for it.

      • Couple
        5.0

        The room was in a state of disrepair. The sash window nearly came off its rails when we tried to open it, and the cubbyhole that served as a private bathroom was a bit grimy. There was hardly enough room for the two beds and the television was out of order. Sound-proofing was very poor; we could hear other customers peeing next door very distinctly in the middle of the night... Too many drunkards and people with little respect for other customers, which obviously didn't help. Glorious location, though.

      • Single
        6.6

        Location is good. It was quiet. Ok for sleeping in, but rooms sparse.

        Wash basin in room lacked a plug!

      How to reach hotel

      hotel Lonsdale Hotel - London London location
      Show big map »

      Hotel Address:

      9-10 Bedford Place, London, United Kingdom, WC1B 5JA

      Get directions
      City Center
      • London
        1.6 km
      Airports
      Train Stations
      • Euston Station
        1.0 km
      Underground stations
      • Holborn
        500 m
      • Russell Square
        400 m
      • Bus stop
        300 m
      Restaurants
      • Denise's (cuisine: French, European)
        90 m
      • Antalya (cuisine: Turkish)
        150 m
      Parks
      • Richmond Park
        480 m
      • New London Theatre
        590 m
      Hotel information
      • Check-in:
        from  3 pm
      • Check-out:
        until  10 am
      • Number of rooms:
        40