If you want to be in the thick of all the action and near the cultural hotspots of the capital but are traveling on a budget there are still some cheaper options available. In West London, budget hotels provide an alternative that is kinder to your wallet if you’re willing to forego the palatial glitz and glamour of the larger more established hotels. Here are some examples of West London budget hotels.
The garden court is an intimate and somewhat eccentric establishment situated in a London townhouse. A statue of one of London’s famous Beefeaters greets you as you enter. The hallway is decked out with lush vegetation, and the place has a real atmosphere with comfy rooms. There is a lounge where you can enjoy evening drinks, and guests are allowed to use the beautiful garden in the middle of the square.
Facilities: selection of rooms is available, cable TV, telephones, lounge, bar, garden, full breakfast.
Address: 30-31 Kensington Gardens square, London, W2 4BG.
Nearest tube: Queensway or Bayswater.
Tel: 0207 229 2553.
This hotel is very reasonably priced for its location and has walls adorned with charming murals of Italian landscapes and sun kissed Mediterranean scenes which bring a bright cheery atmosphere to the proceedings. There is a stylish breakfast room, and the bedrooms are light and airy.
Facilities: selection of rooms, cable TV, data ports, telephones, non-smoking rooms available, lounge, TV room, breakfast room, full breakfast, business services.
Address: 11 Trebovir Road, London SW5 9LS.
Nearest tube: Earl’s court.
Tel: 0207 370 3839.
This hotel is situated on a beautiful Victorian square in a London townhouse with friendly staff and a lobby open twenty four hours a day. It’s just a short walk away from London’s famous Hyde Park and the buzzing markets and shops of Notting Hill and Westbourne Grove.
Facilities: selection of rooms, television, mini-bar, breakfast.
Address: 9 Kensington Gardens Square, London W2 4BH.
Nearest tube: Bayswater.
Tel: 020 7243 7600
Located in London’s Hammersmith and only minutes away from Central London on public transport, this hotel has a lot going for it in terms of price and location. Close to the Hammersmith Apollo and only a short walk away from the tube station. The hotel offers pleasant en-suite rooms.
Facilities: selection of en-suite rooms, colour TV and satellite, tea and coffee making facilities, breakfast, storage facilities.
Address: 44 Glenthorne Road, Hammersmith, London, W6 OLS.
Nearest tube: Hammersmith and city.
Tel: +44 (0)20 8742 6674