If you’re coming to the capital on a budget and are prepared to forego the glitz and glamour of the more expensive and central hotels, there are plenty of cheap hotels in London. Areas such as South London offer comfortable, inexpensive hotels not too far away from all the action and attractions.
This impressive hotel situated in a Victorian building is excellently located in South London just fourteen minutes away from Victoria Station. It was the former home of Lord and Lady Leigham. The hotel offers spacious en-suite rooms, and a choice of single, twin, double or triple and family rooms. The nearest train station Streatham Hill is 1km away.
Facilities: 80 rooms, en-suite toilets and showers, direct dial telephones, colour TV, tea and coffee making facilities, full breakfast.
Address: 18 Leigham Court Road, London, SW16 2PJ.
Nearest tube: nearest overground station, Streatham Hill.
Tel: 020 8677 7171
Just three minutes walk away from Richmond rail and tube station in Richmond town centre, this intimate and spacious hotel offers a continental breakfast served in the conservatory dining room and newly refurbished interiors in a smoke free environment. The famous Kew gardens are only 2km away. All rooms have colour TV’s with satellite channels and en-suite bathrooms. Choose between doubles and singles.
Facilities: 23 rooms, direct dial telephones, tea and coffee making facilities, colour TV’s, non smoking environment, continental breakfast.
Address: 36-38 Church Road, Richmond upon Thames, London, TW9 1UA.
Nearest tube: Richmond rail and tube station.
Tel: 020 8940 5000
Located in the centre of historic Greenwich in relaxed leafy surroundings with views over Canary Wharf and the river Thames, this hotel offers great facilities in a hotel restored to its former glory. There is plenty to do in Greenwich and everything is right on your doorstep. Visit the Cutty Sark, the National Maritime Museum, or go and see the famous Greenwich observatory.
Facilities: Double, twin and single rooms, restaurant, bar, cable TV, meeting rooms, internet access, full breakfast.
Address: King William Walk, Greenwich, Greater London, SE10 9JW.
Nearest Tube: Greenwich.
Tel: 0871 222 4796
This hotel offers high standards of comfort in a location close to the centre of town. Only three minutes walk away from Clapham Common, and two minutes from the nearest tube station, Clapham South. The hotel offers twenty comfortable en-suite rooms and is situated within walking distance of the buzzing Clapham nightlife, which offers interesting restaurants, bars and clubs.
Facilities: 20 rooms, singles, twins and doubles, cable TV, tea making facilities, full breakfast, free parking.
Address: 14 Balham Hill, Clapham, London, SW12 9EB.
Nearest tube: Clapham South.
Tel: 020 8673 7001
An independent hotel located in Putney, South West London. This is a privately owned hotel that has been converted from a former house and a school, which gives it bags of character. It offers spacious twin and single rooms and includes full breakfast.
Facilities: selection of double, twin and single rooms, cable TV, full breakfast, laundry service, internet access, meeting rooms, free car park.
Address: Upper Richmond Road, London, SW15 2RN.
Nearest tube: East Putney.
Tel: 020 8874 1598