Booking a hotel room in advance does guarantee you the accommodations. However, what if you were looking for a last minute hotel somewhere for an impromptu getaway? There are many of these hotels to be found, especially in London. All rates were found at www.ratestogo.com
Shaftesbury Premier Hotel, Paddington
This luxurious hotel located in Paddington, features modern decor and 24/7 complimentary broadband access. Continental breakfast is included along with a plasma TV, heated mirrors and in-room bathroom. The hotel can be accessed via major routes in and out of the heart of London. Rates starting at $94 per night.
Pembridge Palace Hotel, Bayswater
A quaint hotel in Bayswater puts guests in a facility to fall in love with to make a second home. This hotel offers a classic feel in decor as well as modern accomodations. Rooms have private bathrooms, television, non-smoking rooms as well as a safe deposit box for keeping valuables. Wireless internet access is also available here. Rates start at $50 per night.
Best Western Premier Shaftesbury, Kensington
The hotel chain Best Western has always held a special place for me. The Shaftesbury is no exception to that feeling. Affordable luxury is the hotel’s nom de plume in a sleek comfortable setting. Rooms feature air conditioning, private bathroom, television, microwave, refrigerator, safe deposit box and more. The hotel also has an in-house bar, restaurant and fitness center. Rates start at $95 per night.
Grange Strathmore Hotel, South Kensington
When looking for a last minute London hotel, consider the Grange Strathmore located in South Kensington. As soon as you walk in, this hotel greets all it’s guests with deep rosewood furnishings and helpful staff that would be expected in the finest hotels. Guest rooms feature carved rosewood furniture, private bathroom, television, phone and tea/coffee makers all enclosed in a soft neutral tones to soothe and relax the body and mind. Hotel amenities include a restaurant, broadband access, room service, meeting facilities and a lounge. Rates start at $85 per night.
Danubius Hotel, Regents Park
Every city has a gem that sparkles brightest among many, the Danubius Hotel is that gem of London. Located in Regents Park, this 4-star modern hotel is a short bus ride away from major attractions and an even shorter walk to the London Zoo. Guests rooms feature air-conditioning, private bathroom, radio, television, modern decor to please the senses. There is also an in-house fitness center, business facilities, restaurant and 24-hour room service available. Come see this grand hotel for yourself and let their concierge help you make your stay in London as memorable as possible. Rates start at $140 per night.