Cheap Hotels in London
Booking a last minute hotel or fancy some cheap accommodation whilst in London? Take a browse below at a list of the top cheap hotels in London.
It’s not often that you come across cheap places to stay in London. With prices ranging from £29 per night to £120 per night, these budget hotels in London below will not only save you some money but also provide you with a wonderful overnight stay – covering a variety of London areas such as Vauxhall, Shoreditch and more.
1. Best Western Plus Vauxhall Hotel
Known for being a great hotel with friendly and helpful staff, the Best Wester Plus Vauxhall Hotel isn’t one to miss out on. Located south of the River Thames, if you opt to stay here you’re only half a mile from Vauxhall station, meaning you can make your way around London with ease. It’s equipped with all the features and facilities you would expect from a modern London hotel – we’re talking bars, a breakfast room, free Wi-Fi, clean rooms and comfy beds.
Old South Lambeth Rd | Website | ⭐⭐⭐ | Prices starting from £45 per night
2. Leman Locke
On arrival to Leman Locke you’ll be blown away by its epic pastel décor – it gives off major Instagrammable vibes! This apart-hotel is a great find for those who want a cheap overnight stay but also want to make the most of their money. The rooms comes with a fully equipped kitchenette, L-shaped sofa, dining area, flatscreen smart TV’s with Apple TV and of course a comfy bed! With an on site gym, restaurant and bar, you will truly have everything you need all in one place. To top it all off, this hotel is amazingly located only a short walk from the London Bridge. Read our handy guide for more hotels near London Bridge.
Leman St | Website | ⭐⭐⭐⭐ | Prices starting from £74 per night
3. easyHotel London City Shoreditch
Claiming to be one of the best cheap hotels in London for those who want to make the most out of their stay in the East End of London, the easyHotel London City Shoreditch certainly wont break the bank. You’ll be within walking distance of top nightlife venues, transport links and football stadiums – what’s not to love? All rooms come air conditioned, fully heated, en-suite showers and comfy beds but don’t expect extraordinary décor as the rooms are kept basic and clean.
Old St | Website | ⭐ | Prices starting from £29 per night
4. New Road Hotel
A former textile factory in Whitechapel, New Road Hotel will spoil you to the choice of 79 boutique bedrooms. Each room has a warehouse style décor paying homage to the hotels roots and New York metropolis. Rather than sticking an overpriced minibar in your room you can head to the vending machine located on your floor and help yourself to unlimited free hot drinks – wow! Each room has a 49” flatscreen TV, Hypnos bed, rainfall shower and air conditioning, which is pretty awesome given their modest prices. We even mentioned this hotel in our Best Hotels in London guide!
New Rd | Website | ⭐⭐⭐⭐ | Prices starting from £40 per night
5. Mama Shelter
The cheap price point of Mama Shelter doesn’t mean your experience will be anything less than fantastic. Based on Hackney Road, this fun French mini-chain hotel is in amongst heaps of late night bars, restaurants and florists, so you won’t find yourself falling short of things to do. The bedrooms are affordable, comfortable and have a retro style décor – but the real highlights of this hotel are the cocktails and the two sound proofed Japanese style karaoke rooms located in the basement!
Hackney Rd | Website | ⭐⭐⭐⭐ | Prices starting from £63 per night
6. Assembly Hotel London
With simple yet comfortable rooms, Assembly Hotel London is a fabulous place to stay for those who don’t want to break the bank on an overnight stay but still want a high quality experience. It’s youthful vibe is portrayed through the punkish posters, pink LED lights and their signature pink bunnies with leather collars in the rooms – perfect for a cheeky Instagram pic! There’s 5 different room types available all covering a range of budgets, so if you do fancy splashing the cash there’s an option to do so.
Charing Cross Rd | Website | ⭐⭐⭐ | Prices starting from £119 per night
7. The East London Hotel
An affordable addition to the London hotel scene, The East London Hotel claims to have everything you need to make your stay in London a success from start to finish. With prices starting from just £43 a night, you’d be amazed to know that all the 161 modern rooms come with super-fast Wi-Fi, a safe, air conditioning, a Nespresso coffee machine, 43” Smart TV’s, Apple TV, custom mattresses and powerful showers. If you opt for this wonderful hotel, you’ll only be a 13 minute tube journey away from central London and have heaps of epic bars and restaurants right under your nose.
Cambridge Heath Rd | Website | ⭐⭐⭐ | Prices starting from £43 per night
8. citizenM London Bankside
The perfect budget friendly overnight stay for the art lovers, citizenM London Bankside is a stylish contemporary hotel based only a short two minute walk from the Tate Modern. The trendy bedrooms all have ambient lighting, music system, TV, blind and temperature system all which you can control from a touchscreen tablet provided in the room. Your en-suite bathroom will even come with a boujee rainfall shower! Head down to the 24 hour CanteenM and tuck into some tasty snacks as you wash them down with a cheeky beverage from the bar.
Lavinton St | Website | ⭐⭐⭐⭐ | Prices starting from £89 per night
9. Strand Palace Hotel
Situated right in the heart of London, Strand Palace Hotel will provide you with a cheap stay that has everything you need on its doorstep. With a complete refurbishment in 2020, you can expect a generously sized bedroom with art deco inspired modern furnishings, providing you with superb levels of comfort. All rooms come with free Wi-Fi, controlled air conditioning and access to the onsite gym – not forgetting the amazing 24 hour room service offering amazing dishes from the onsite restaurant.
Strand | Website | ⭐⭐⭐⭐ | Prices starting from £118 per night
10. The Zetter Hotel
A home away from home, The Zetter Hotel is a colourful boutique hotel which is located in a quiet square. It’s the perfect escape for those who don’t want to stay in the busy city but also don’t want to be too far from the action – St Paul’s is less than a mile away! They have their own eco friendly ethos with water being pumped from a bore-hole, bike rentals and air con which only works when windows are closed.
St John’s Square | Website | ⭐⭐⭐⭐ | Prices starting from £94 per night