Royal Cambridge Hotel - London

124-126 Sussex Gardens, London, United Kingdom, W2 1UB  show map
 3 stars
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Royal Cambridge Hotel - London

Wi-Fi
Parking

GBP 15 per day

Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour check-in

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

24-hour security

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Restaurant

Shuttle

Paid airport shuttle

Laundry

Self-service laundry

TV

Flat-screen TV

Verified Reviews:

  • Staff were really nice - Shower was broken - Breakfast was simple, but fine
  • Breakfast staff were lovely - Room we had was very large - Location was excellent
  • Bathroom clean but very tired - Location is fine - About 300m from paddington station
  • Room was very clean - Good location for bus and underground - Bathroom looked newish
  • Clean, comfortable beds - Air-con did not work - Breakfast was fine - Room was basic

Overview

Royal Cambridge Hotel is a 3-star property only 3.6 km from Westminster. Built in 1920 and remodeled in 2008, the traditional hotel combines Victorian architecture and modern facilities.

The hotel is superbly located in the museum district, close to a palace, a theater and a college. It is about 4 km away from the center of London.

Guests will find boutiques, shops and stores within minutes of the hotel.

The hotel stands within 10 minutes of walking to Lisson Grove, Dorset SquareBaker Street Stn (19) bus stop and 150 meters from Edgware Road subway station. 20 km to London City airport.

Rooms

There are 30 en-suite rooms fitted with coffee/tea makers, direct dial telephone, complimentary wireless internet, central heating and a private safe. Some rooms have the courtyard view. They are furnished with a bright décor.

Eat & Drink

Guests are offered a continental breakfast served in the restaurant. The 24-hour restaurant provides light meals. Connoisseurs Indian Tandoori with Indian and British specialties is just around the corner.

Services

This property offers a tour desk, a lift and a baggage storage along with a conference room, a copier and a business center to answer the needs of all guests.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

public parking is possible on site at GBP 15 per day.

Year renovated:   2008.  Number of rooms:   30.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Off-site parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour check-in
  • 24-hour reception
  • VIP check-in/ -out
  • Late check-in
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • 24-hour security
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Hairdresser
  • Lobby
  • Florist/Flower shop
  • Multilingual staff

Sports & Fitness

  • Cycling

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Paid city shuttle
  • 24-hour room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Car rental
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Medical facilities service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining facilities

  • Continental breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/ Lounge area

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/ Baby cots
  • Paid babysitting/ Child services

Leisure facilities

  • Leisure/ TV room

Room view

  • City view

Room facilities

  • Heating
  • Dressing area
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Bathtub
  • Hair dryer on request
  • Room toiletries

Bedroom

  • Premium bedding

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Parquet floor

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 2 pm FREE
Check-out until 11 am FREE

Children and extra beds

All children
0 - 2 years
Existing bedding FREE
There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

124-126 Sussex Gardens, London, United Kingdom, W2 1UB

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City Center
  • London
    3.4 km
Airports
Train Stations
  • Paddington Station
    200 m
Underground stations
  • Paddington (Circle & Bakerloo)
    500 m
  • Lancaster Gate
    500 m
  • Bus stop
    1.1 km
Restaurants
  • Mimos Cafe Bar (cuisine: Italian)
    120 m
  • San Marco Ristorante (cuisine: Italian)
    130 m
Parks
  • Paddington Green and St. Mary's Churchyard
    580 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2008
  • Number of rooms:
    30

Rooms and availability

Small Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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Premium Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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Room Description:

Deluxe|Premium Room

Royal Cambridge Hotel photos Room Standard Family Room
Basic Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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Royal Cambridge Hotel photos Room Standard Family Room
Standard Twin Room
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds, 1 Double bed, 2 Single beds

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Room Description:

Standard|Twin (2 beds)

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Triple Room
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons, 1 Double bed and 1 Single bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
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  • General:Work desk
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Parquet floor
  • Telephone
  • Upper floors accessible by lift
  • Trash cans
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Socket near the bed
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Royal Cambridge Hotel photos Room
Quadruple Room
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    Sleeping arrangements for 4 persons

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  • Bathroom:Hair dryer
  • Media:Television
Family Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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Room Description:

Standard|Family Room

Royal Cambridge Hotel photos Room Standard Family Room
Deluxe Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Queen-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
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  • General:Work desk
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Parquet floor
  • Telephone
  • Upper floors accessible by lift
  • Trash cans
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Cribs/baby cots
  • Linen
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Refrigerator
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Socket near the bed
  • Wake up service
Royal Cambridge Hotel photos Room Standard Family Room
Standard Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Heating
    • + More
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Work desk
  • Iron
  • Ironing board
  • Voice mail
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Hair dryer
  • Bedding:Cribs available
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:Television
  • Radio
Economy Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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Room Description:

Standard|Economy Room

Royal Cambridge Hotel Location

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What's nearby

Tourist attractions

  • Indar Pasricha Fine Arts400 m
  • Bayswater500 m

Places of interest

  • The Windsor Castle500 m

Train stations

  • Paddington Station100 m
  • Paddington Station200 m

Amusement

  • The Reel Time300 m
  • Quicksilver400 m

Museums

  • Alexander Fleming Laboratory Museum200 m

Parks

  • Mile End Park and Arts Pavilion400 m

Galleries

  • The Park Gallery400 m
  • Mark Gallery500 m
  • Light Gallery500 m

Underground stations

  • Paddington (Circle & Bakerloo)400 m
  • Paddington (H&C)400 m
  • Lancaster Gate400 m
  • Edgware Road500 m

Local attractions

  • London Central Mosque1.5 km
    146 Park Road, London
  • Kensington Palace1.6 km
    The Broad Walk, London
  • Marble Arch1.8 km
    Marble Arch, Mayfair, City of Westminster, London W1H, London
  • Royal Academy of Music Museum1.5 km
    Marylebone Road, London
  • Harrods1.9 km
    87-135 Brompton Road, London

Near the hotel

  • Alexander Fleming Laboratory Museum200 m
    St Mary's Hospital, London
  • Grosvenor Victoria Casino480 m
    150 - 162 Edgeware Road, London
  • Kensington Gardens760 m
    The Magazine Storeyard, London
  • Regents Canal970 m
    42 Blomfield Road, London
  • Rolling Bridge350 m
    Paddington Basin, London
  • Paddington Green and St. Mary's Churchyard580 m
    Church Yard Walk, London
  • Hyde Park990 m
    Rangers Lodge, London

Restaurants nearby

  • Mimos Cafe Bar120 m

    Address: 19 London St
    Phone: +44 20 77067175

    84% likes this, based on 157 reviews
    Cuisine: Italian

  • Connoisseurs Indian Tandoori90 m

    Address: 8 Norfolk Place
    Phone: +44 20 74023299

    Cuisine: Indian

  • Frontline Restaurant130 m

    Address: 13 Norfolk Place
    Phone: +44 (0)20 7479 8960

    68% likes this, based on 88 reviews
    Cuisine: British
    Price Range: CAD 30 - CAD 40

  • San Marco Ristorante130 m

    Address: 10 London Street
    Phone: 020 7724 3673

    74% likes this, based on 141 reviews
    Cuisine: Italian

  • London Street Brasserie - Paddington130 m

    Address: 16 London Street
    Phone: 020 7706 6555

    62% likes this, based on 120 reviews
    Cuisine: International, British
    Price Range: CAD 0 - CAD 51

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2008
  • Number of rooms:
    30
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Royal Cambridge Hotel Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Royal Cambridge Hotel

Average guest rating

5.8out of 10
Guest rating
Based on 451 reviews

Guest reviews

  • Single
    5.4

    The toilet in the room was very bad. I had to purchase bleach to clean before i could use. During my stay, i later discovered that it was the sewage that is not functioning well. Excretion keep coming back after the toilet is flushed and left for some hours

  • Single
    3.8

    Conveniently located for Paddington station/tube, hence reasonable proximity for central London, and the room had en-suite facilities

    Difficulty of access to/from room, size of room, poor facilites in room, and very basic breakfast facilities,

  • Single
    6.6

    the reception staff were helpful and friendly,the location was good

    the breakfast was poor.good quality bread would have been nice instead of cheapest white.also would have expected the cleaning staff to replace dirty cups in room with clean ones

  • Single
    4.2

    the bathroom, the bed, but only at 304, we started in G2 and it was very bad

    the room G2, and the breakfirst didnot live up to our expentations, we have tried seymore ** stars and it was better, never let people live in G2, we didnot sleep the first night, sad

  • Family with children
    2.8

    Nothin at all,

    it was filthy, dangerous need health and safety to go there it will be closed down, had broken plug sockets hanging of wall, one towel to share amongst three people for 3 days, kitchen was disgusting, i would not recommend this to anyone, please stay away, after complaining we just got sarcasim answers back, we also had to pay upon arrival before we saw the rest of the hotel and room. The location wasnt too bad at all but that is the only good thing i will say

  • Couple
    4.2

    I liked only the location of the hotel.

    The rooms and the facilities were quite poor, not like mentioned in the website. The rooms were very small, the double bed was at the size of a single bed in a usual 3 star hotel, there were even no room to stand inside the room, heating system was not properly operating, all equipments in the bathroom was too old and dirty, and sink was not working. The breakfast served was quite poor. To sum up, I was quite disappointed with this hotel. That was not worth the money I paid for.

  • Group of friends
    4.2

    It was not the cleanest hotel I have been! Also they had problems with the rooms ! in the begging the give a room that stings and it is not like the one u had choosen but if u will complain they will give u another! The y do the same to many guests! I saw it by speaking to the other guest that they were there from many countries! The staff was polite but this doesnt change the fact that the hotel is not clean and the services bad! The breakfast was very poor!

    Cleaness, breakfast and organisation!

  • Single
    6.2

    Centrally located and it is near to beautiful parks.

    The phone at the hotel didn't receive overseas call , as my wife in several occasions tried but could not reach me. The bathroom when turning on the tap water made uncomfortable noise and it smelled.

  • Single
    5.4

    Travel links for tubes and buses were excellent. Reception staff very friendly and helpful especially when air con was not working at 1am in the morning – they came and sorted it out.

    I was upgraded to a double which was not worth the money I paid for a single. Room was next to the kitchen which had the extractor going all night which was very noisy and staff would not turn it off. Room was very small and very hot with no outside window although had air conditioning which I could not get to work. One side of the double bed was against a wall making exiting very difficult. Wardrobe only opened 6 inches due to bed being in the way. Shower cubicle was too small to take a shower properly and the doors didn’t close properly so water went all over the bathroom floor. Breakfast started at 7.30 which was too late for me to have breakfast and get to my conference by 8.30.

  • Family with children
    3.8

    the hotel's rooms were so tiny you couldn't bread in.some of the rooms were in the basement without any windows.The breakfast area also without windows and very tiny, the value of the food was very poor and unsatisfaying. not recomended for anyone above 21 years old or backpacker

  • Single
    6.6

    The location is very close to the paddington station, main station to go everywhere in London, or outside London. Even if I consider it is quite expensive one room in this hotel is one of the most convenient based on location and price from many other options.

    The room is very small and the price was quite high for the space or the facilities they offer.

  • Couple
    4.6

    The only good thing was the location...

    -Could only switch the lights off in the room from outside the room -the toilet seat was broken -the plug socket didn't work -I had to ask for towels -and the tv was tiny, fuzzy and had a green tint to it... i would recommend it for the location but it was definitely not worth the price i paid and if i had been staying for more than one night i would have had to leave.

  • Group of friends
    7.8

    Close proximity to where we wanted to be, quiet for an hotel in city centre, easy booking and payment, soft bed linen, polite pleasant staff and clean throughout, room and public areas.

    Would like to have had a plug in the hand basin in the bedroom and possibly shower gel, (I know it is additional cost). Also on tea tray sachets of hot chocolate in addition to tea and coffee.

  • Group of friends
    5.0

    location very close to the tube station and close to the shops. Hotel was clean although I would describe it as a B&B more then a hotel.

    Not guaranteed parking.....on a first come first served basis with only about 3 parking spaces available if the staff aren't using them!!!! Parking was the main reason for booking the hotel and it should state clearer it is allocated this way. Room very hot, no hair drier and tea and coffee was not topped up the next day, although they did clean the cups!! Breakfast was served in a small room also very hot and we had to share a table with other people on both days as there were not enough tables. Breakfast was a very basic continental breakfast served with pre cut sliced bread and I would describe it more as a Eastern European breakfast!

  • Couple
    4.2

    The location was ok.

    We were told to change rooms 3 times to rooms that had not yet been cleaned. We came home late at night and we didn't have towels, soap or anything to shower. The sink was blocked and the general facilities ie shower, toilet were dirty and not pleasant. At least the manager was smart enough to give us 1 night for free because it was that bad. I am not picky and have always been satisfied with where I stay, but this place was a disaster.

How to reach hotel

hotel Royal Cambridge Hotel - London London location
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Hotel Address:

124-126 Sussex Gardens, London, United Kingdom, W2 1UB

Get directions
City Center
  • London
    3.4 km
Airports
Train Stations
  • Paddington Station
    200 m
Underground stations
  • Paddington (Circle & Bakerloo)
    500 m
  • Lancaster Gate
    500 m
  • Bus stop
    1.1 km
Restaurants
  • Mimos Cafe Bar (cuisine: Italian)
    120 m
  • San Marco Ristorante (cuisine: Italian)
    130 m
Parks
  • Paddington Green and St. Mary's Churchyard
    580 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2008
  • Number of rooms:
    30