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Best London Hotels

Updated on September 27, 2012

London Bridge to the 2012 Olympics


Visiting London

When you visit in London for the 2012 Olympics, there are many places to stay. If you are planning your visit in London around the Olympics, you may want to choose a hotel that is close. However, if this trip is also for pleasure, find a hotel in London that is near all of the attractions that you would like to see. This article can help you narrow down lodging decisions to make your stay more accessible. Here are a few of the top choices for places to stay when you visit in London.

Covent Garden Hotels

The Covent Garden is one of the top places to visit in London. Saint Giles Hotel offers a place to stay in London that is near the gardens. The hotel offers several amenities including a swimming pool for guests. There is a breakfast room, coffee shop, pub, and Japanese, Chinese, and Italian restaurants on the property as well.

Another hotel that should be considered for your visit in London that is near the Covent Gardens is the Bloomsbury Hotel. The hotel is located just five minutes from the Gardens and the Tottenham tube station is within walking distance as well. Some of the amenities offered at the hotel include a conference room, a great bar, and a restaurant. Additionally, the rooms are gorgeous and have a mini bar, safe, a desk for working, as well as modem access and satellite television.

Hyde Park Hotels

If shopping is on your list of things to do on your visit in London, the London Guards Hotel is located near the famous shopping area on Oxford Street. The London Guards Hotel offers spectacular views of Hyde Park and several amenities such as a breakfast room, restaurant, maid service including laundry, and several meeting rooms.

Another place to stay in London if shopping is on your list is the Royal Lancaster Hotel. The rooms at the hotel are superb and complete with marble bathrooms, power showers, internet access, and satellite TV. The rooms also have fluffy robes to enjoy while you take in the fabulous views the rooms have to offer.

Kensington Hotels

If you want a place to stay in London that is near some of the famous attractions of Kensington, the Grosvenor Kensington Hotel is the place for you. The hotel is near the Harrods, Royal Albert Hall, Albert Museum, and Victoria Museum and near Hyde Park as well. These places are located within walking distance of the hotel.

For those looking for a place to stay during your visit in London that is near the best bars and restaurants, Kensington Rooms Hotel might be the answer. The hotel is within walking distance of the Knightsbridge shopping area allowing you to shop during the day and spend the evening at a great bar. Additionally, the hotel is near all of the wonderful attractions that Kensington has to offer which makes it a perfect base for your London Holiday.


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