Lonsdale Hotel - London

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

Internet
Parking
Luggage storage
24-hour

24-hour reception

Food/ Drinks

Restaurant

No Smoking

Non-smoking rooms

Overview

The excellent Lonsdale Hotel offers comfortable rooms in proximity to Tower of London, Westminster Hall and St. Paul's Cathedral.

Its location next to an underground station allows to see a theater and an opera house in London. Nestled in the museum district and 2 km from the city center.

Russell Square metro station is quickly reachable. The hotel is located 15 minutes' drive from London City airport.

Rooms

Lonsdale Hotel is a property in London that comes with 40 rooms and provides an iron with ironing board, a dressing area, heating, a telephone and a safe. They feature bathrooms with a shower, a bathtub and a bathroom phone.

Eat & Drink

Cosmoba with Italian and Indian specialties is just around the corner.

Services

The hotel offers a safe deposit box and currency exchange and such services as concierge service and 24-hour front desk.

Internet

No internet access available

Guest Parking

No parking available.

Number of rooms:   40.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • 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.

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
    1.6 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

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En Suite Double Room
Bed type: Double bed
Size: 8 m²
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This room features a private bathroom, heating and shaving points.

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    Single Room En Suite
    Bed type: 1 Single bed
    Size: 5 m²
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    This room features a private bathroom, heating and shaving points.

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      Basic Twin Room
      Bed type: 2 Single beds
      Size: 8 m²
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      This room has shared bathroom facilities.

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        Twin Room en suite
        Bed type: 2 Single beds
        Size: 8 m²
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        This room features a private bathroom, shaving points and heating.

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          Family Basic
          Bed type: Double bed
          Size: 8 m²
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          This comfortable room features heating and shaving points. This room shares bathroom facilities.

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            Family Room En Suite
            Bed type: Double bed
            Size: 10 m²
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            This room features a private bathroom, shaving points and heating.

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              Single Room Basic
              Bed type: 1 Single bed
              Size: 5 m²
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              These rooms share bathroom facilities.

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                Basic Double Room
                Bed type: Double bed
                Size: 8 m²
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                This comfortable room features heating and shaving points. This room has access to a shared bathroom.

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                  Triple Basic
                  Bed type: Double bed
                  Size: 10 m²
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                  This comfortable room features heating and shaving points. These rooms share bathroom facilities.

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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
                      1.6 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: GBP 2 - GBP 39

                    • 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: GBP 45 - GBP 76

                    • 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