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 offers 40 comfortable guest rooms as well as a safe deposit box and currency exchange.

Located in Camden district, close to Russell Square subway station and Up at The O2, Museum of London and Tower of London. Guests can get to London city center, which is 2 km away.

The hotel lies within a 15-minute walk of Kings Cross train station. 15 minutes by car from London City airport.

Rooms

The rooms in Lonsdale Hotel come with a telephone, heating, a dressing area, a safe and TV. They feature private bathrooms with a shower, a bathtub and a bathroom phone.

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. 
  • Maximum capacity of cribs in a room is 1. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

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

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City Center
  • London
    1.0 mi
Airports
Train Stations
  • Euston Station
    3300 ft
Underground stations
  • Holborn
    1700 ft
  • Russell Square
    1400 ft
  • Bus stop
    1000 ft
Restaurants
  • Denise's (cuisine: French, European)
    300 ft
  • Antalya (cuisine: Turkish)
    500 ft
Parks
  • Richmond Park
    1600 ft
  • New London Theatre
    2000 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  10 am
  • Number of rooms:
    40

Rooms and availability

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Double Basic
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Bed Size (s): 1 Double

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Single Basic
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Bed Size (s): 1 Single

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Triple Basic
Bed type: Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons
Size: 110 sq. feet
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Bed Size (s): 1 Single , 1 Double .

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    Single Room - En Suite
    Bed type: Double bed or 2 Single beds or Twin beds
    Size: 90 sq. feet
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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 or 2 Single beds or Twin beds
      Size: 90 sq. feet
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      Bed Size (s): 1 Double

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        Twin Ensuite
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        Bed Size (s): 2 Single

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        Family Basic
        Size: 90 sq. feet
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        For 2 peoples

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          Family Ensuite
          Size: 90 sq. feet
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            How to reach hotel

            hotel Lonsdale Hotel - London London location
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            Hotel Address:

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

            Get directions
            City Center
            • London
              1.0 mi
            Airports
            Train Stations
            • Euston Station
              3300 ft
            Underground stations
            • Holborn
              1700 ft
            • Russell Square
              1400 ft
            • Bus stop
              1000 ft
            Restaurants
            • Denise's (cuisine: French, European)
              300 ft
            • Antalya (cuisine: Turkish)
              500 ft
            Parks
            • Richmond Park
              1600 ft
            • New London Theatre
              2000 ft
            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 - 1.2 mi
              South Bank of the river Thames, London
            • Angel - 5000 ft
              LondonEngland
            • Islington Museum - 5200 ft
              245 St John Street, London
            • Thames River - 5000 ft
              LondonEngland
            • St. James's Church - 5100 ft
              197 Piccadilly, London

            Near the hotel

            • British Museum - 1100 ft
              Great Russell Street, London
            • Richmond Park - 1600 ft
              Richmond upon Thames, London
            • Freemasons' Hall - 1700 ft
              60 Great Queen St., London
            • Bloomsbury - 1900 ft
              LondonEngland
            • The Cartoon Museum - 1000 ft
              35 Little Russell Street, London
            • Holborn - 1600 ft
              LondonEngland
            • Foundling Museum - 1800 ft
              40 Brunswick Square, London

            Restaurants nearby

            • Denise's - 300 ft

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

              69% likes this, based on 121 reviews
              Cuisine: French, European
              Price Range: USD 3 - USD 51

            • The Blue Door Bistro - 400 ft

              Address: 15 Montague Street
              Phone: 020 7612 8416

              74% likes this, based on 148 reviews
              Cuisine: British
              Price Range: USD 59 - USD 99

            • Starbucks Southampton Row - 300 ft

              Address: 124 Southampton Row

              69% likes this, based on 17 reviews

            • Antalya - 500 ft

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

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

            • Il Fornello - 400 ft

              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
              1.0 mi
            Airports
            Train Stations
            • Euston Station
              3300 ft
            Underground stations
            • Holborn
              1700 ft
            • Russell Square
              1400 ft
            • Bus stop
              1000 ft
            Restaurants
            • Denise's (cuisine: French, European)
              300 ft
            • Antalya (cuisine: Turkish)
              500 ft
            Parks
            • Richmond Park
              1600 ft
            • New London Theatre
              2000 ft
            Hotel information
            • Check-in:
              from  3 pm
            • Check-out:
              until  10 am
            • Number of rooms:
              40