ALTHOUGH London doesn’t have a reputation for being the cheapest place to be, you can still enjoy a holiday that won’t break the bank.
We found the best deals for the ten cheapest hotels in the London from £20.50 per night this December, as voted by TripAdvisor reviewers.
You can even save up to 45 percent on tickets to London’s top attractions, including Madame Tussauds and the London Eye.
Great prices available from attractionstickets.com for combined tickets at the starting price from £50 for adults and £45 for children.
The amount you save will depend on how many attractions you visit, but all available combinations include Madame Tussauds and the London Eye.
Here are the cheapest hotels in London, according to TripAdvisor:
1. Grand Paddington Court Park
Located just 350 meters from Paddington Rail Station, the hotel offers easy access to central London, including Oxford Street, Hyde Park and Mayfair.
Park Grand Hotel Paddington Court London has a Victorian structure and combines a vintage aesthetic with modern rooms.
Each room is equipped with tea and coffee making facilities and a flat-screen TV.
The bar has a modern atmosphere and is a great place for guests to relax after a long day of walking around the city. In addition, a breakfast buffet with hot dishes and delicacies is served every morning.
2. Travelodge London City Hotel
The Travelodge London City hotel is located near Aldgate, in the heart of London’s financial district.
The hotel is just 7 minutes’ walk from the iconic Gherkin and close to London’s top attractions, within walking distance of Tower Bridge and St Paul’s Cathedral.
If you like to shop there is the famous Petticoat Lane Market or you can take the tube from Liverpool Street Station to Oxford Circus which takes just 10 minutes.
Standard rooms feature a king-size bed, blackout curtains, a Samsung Freeview TV, a desk, a bedside USB charging port and a modern bathroom.
3. Premier Inn London County Hall Hotel
Premier Inn London County Hall puts you in the heart of London, within walking distance of the London Eye and in the same building as Shrek Adventure.
Thanks to its incredible location, you’ll get views of some of London’s most iconic landmarks.
Rooms at the Premier Inn are equipped with a TV, free Wi-Fi, tea and coffee making facilities and a work desk.
Family rooms are also available and will have a sofa bed or rollaway beds for children depending on the hotel.
If you are traveling with a child, the hotel can provide a travel cot.
4. Travelodge London Central Waterloo
Travelodge London Central Waterloo is in an unbeatable location, you can walk to Waterloo tube station and the South Bank in around five minutes.
Some of the capital’s most famous landmarks, such as Westminster Bridge, the London Eye and London’s Sea Life Aquarium, are within a 15-minute walk of the property.
History buffs can also find the Old Vic Theater and the Imperial War Museum also within walking distance.
The hotel is one of the first to receive an upgrade with new rooms, stylish bar-cafés and new reception areas.
The President Hotel is less than a mile from King’s Cross St Pancras, where you will find many restaurants, shops and bars.
The Arts Theatre, Theater Royal Drury Lane and Tottenham Court Road are also just a short drive away.
The British Museum, Royal Opera House and Dominion Theater are also some of the famous attractions near the President Hotel.
The hotel staff is available 24 hours a day and you also get free Wi-Fi throughout the property.
The hotel offers a buffet or full English breakfast each morning.
6. CitizenM London Bankside
Located in central London, CitizenM London Bankside is a chic, modern hotel next to the Millennium Bridge that puts you a two-minute drive from Borough Market and Tate Modern.
The stylish bedrooms feature ambient lighting that can be controlled via an iPad or the free citizenM app.
You will be able to control the temperature, TV and radio stations, blackout blinds and room lighting by connecting your mobile device to the TV.
CitizenM Hotel also has a modern common living area with iMacs available to all guests.
Canteen M is open 24 hours a day, serving sandwiches, hot, draft beer, champagne and other drinks.
7. Travelodge London Covent Garden
When it comes to location, London Covent Garden Hotel is in the heart of London and is the perfect hotel if you want to be a tourist and explore the city.
Covent Garden is known for its exciting street performers, trendy restaurants, trendy shops and thriving theater scene.
The London Transport Museum and the Royal Opera House are nearby, and a short walk takes you to Soho, Oxford Street and Leicester Square.
All SuperRooms at Travelodge have a Lavazza A Modo Mio coffee machine and a 3-jet adjustable shower.
8. Travelodge London Central City Road
Travelodge London Central City Road is conveniently located close to some of London’s top attractions, including West End and East London, home to trendy Shoreditch, Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park and St Paul’s Cathedral to name a few hot spots.
A reviewer said this hotel is in an “ideal location to explore the funky side of London with trendy Shoreditch a 10-minute walk away”.
Each double room has a comfortable king-size bed with four plush pillows and a warm duvet.
9. Premier Inn London Westminster hub
At the heart of the Premier Inn are chic and small rooms with features such as easy-to-use touch controls for lighting and temperature, double beds, sleek pull-out work stations and tons of under-bed storage.
They also have a 40-inch smart TV to chat with friends online or watch the latest blockbusters and free Wi-Fi.
This hotel is located in Westminster, which is a mix of old and modern, filled with famous landmarks and historic buildings in the political district of the capital.
You will also find many palaces, taverns, shops and hidden gardens to relax and explore the city.
This central hotel offers two different room types, standard and larger; the larger room has a king size bed and rain shower.
10. Strand Palace
Strand Place has been open since 1909 and is in the heart of London’s West End.
A five-minute walk takes you to the shops of Covent Garden and the Royal Opera House, and eight minutes to Trafalgar Square.
The hotel has two bars serving drinks and afternoon tea, as well as a restaurant serving British cuisine.
There is an on-site gym and room service is available 24/7 – perfect for a bite to eat after a busy night out in London.
All prices are based on two adults sharing a room in December 2023.
The extremely popular breaks on the Polar Express also on sale again in 2022 from £134, but you’d better hurry.
For more accommodation offers, Premier Inn offers winter weekends for less than £10 a nightwhere kids eat free and cocktails are £5.
Alternatively, to avoid the gloomy weather, there is Jet2holidays all-inclusive week-long holidays to Spain, Portugal and Cyprus from £299 this winter.