Central Hotel London

16-18 Argyle StreetLondonWC1H 8EGUnited Kingdom
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About Central Hotel London

A family-run bed and breakfast in the heart of London, Central Hotel London offers comfortable accommodations within minutes of the British Library, British Museum, and Dominion Theatre. Kings Cross Tube Station and St. Pancras Railway Station are only a few footsteps away.

Rooms at Central Hotel London range from single to family size. Most of the larger rooms feature en suite bathrooms, though the most affordable options include shared facilities. Free Wi-Fi is available throughout the non-smoking, pet-free building.

International travellers may appreciate that the staff speaks Italian, German, and Spanish in addition to English.

A hearty English breakfast is included in the nightly rate, and there are many other dining options nearby. McGlynn's Pub is a local favourite.

Guests can reach Piccadilly Circus, Leicester Square, Soho, London Zoo, Buckingham Palace, and much more in just 5 to 30 minutes by tube.


16-18 Argyle Street, London, WC1H 8EG, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 2076810331 | Fax: +44 2078379008 | Official Homepage

Top amenities

  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Free WiFi in rooms
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Parking
  • Pets
  • A/C
  • Restaurant
  • Hotel bar
  • Gym

All amenities

Hotel facilities

  • 24-hour reception
  • Express check-in / out
  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Hotel safe
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • PC with internet
  • Porter service
  • Room service
  • WiFi in lobby

Room facilities

  • Bathroom with shower
  • Central heating
  • Desk
  • Electric kettle
  • Fan
  • Flatscreen TV
  • Free WiFi in rooms
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet
  • Ironing board
  • Telephone
  • Television
  • WiFi in rooms

Arrival / Departure

  • Check-in: 14:00
  • Check-out: 11:00

Positive Reviews

Location, location, location.

With the Kings Cross and St. Pancras just across the street, as well as so many more attractions easily accessible on foot, guests rave about the convenient location.

Cheerful, helpful staff.

Many guests have commented on the warm reception and excellent customer service they received. A few guests have reported experiencing language barriers with staff who do not claim English as their first language; however, these staff members may well mak

Clean and comfortable rooms.

Most guests describe the rooms as clean, comfortable, and simply furnished in keeping with the affordable price range. Some guests on the lowest floor were disturbed by noise from the underground, while many guests on higher floors reported an excellent n

Negative Reviews

Don't expect much elbow room.

Many guests comment on the tiny size of the rooms, though for those who only return to sleep after a full day of taking in the nearby sights, the amount of space is not considered a great issue.

Be prepared to take the stairs.

Central has three floors but is not equipped with a lift, so guests who plan on bringing a lot of luggage or who have mobility concerns might wish to consider asking for a first or second floor room.

The early bird gets the breakfast...

Though many guests compliment the hot English breakfast, it seems the eating area could do with a few more tables. Longish queues can form in "prime" times, so guests who do not wish to wait might get up early, or plan to go out for breakfast.

Rating Overview

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7 out of 10 based on 805 reviews