Leicester House Hotel - London

ex. One Leicester Street

One Leicester Street, London, United Kingdom, WC2H7BL  show map
 3 stars
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Leicester House Hotel - London

 Free Wi-Fi
 24-Hour

24-hour reception

 Food/Drinks

Restaurant

Bar/Lounge

 No Smoking

Non-smoking rooms

 Child-friendly

Kids club

 Air conditioning

Overview

The comfortable Leicester House is situated in the heart of London close to Madame Tussauds London, Up at The O2 and The London Theatre. Remodeled in 2011, the property features Georgian architecture.

Its location next to a tube station allows to see the palace, galleries and colleges in London. The venue is located within 10 minutes' walk from London center.

The hotel boasts close proximity to a circus and restaurants.

Set within a 5-minute walk from Leicester Square underground station. Leicester House is located within 15 km from London City airport.

Rooms

All 17 spacious guestrooms feature modern facilities. Guests can also use an electric kettle and coffee/tea makers available in each room.

Eat & Drink

The property offers a traditional restaurant serving contemporary cuisine.

Services

Aside from a baggage storage, an elevator and a safe deposit box, guests can make use of laundry, newspaper service and room service.

Relax

Guests with children can use cribs and a kids' club available on site.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

No parking available.

Year renovated:   2011.  Number of rooms:   17.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled

Services

  • Room service
  • Laundry
  • Newspaper service

Dining facilities

  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge

Children's facilities

  • Kids club

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Dressing area

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-In

  • from  3 pm

Check-Out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 15 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • All children under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

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Hotel Address:

One Leicester Street, London, United Kingdom, WC2H7BL

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City Center
  • London
    700 m
Airports
Train Stations
  • Charing Cross Station
    500 m
  • Waterloo Station
    1.6km
Underground stations
  • Piccadilly Circus
    300 m
  • Leicester Square Station
    200 m
  • Bus stop
    200 m
Restaurants
  • Joy King Lau (cuisine: Chinese)
    20 m
  • Wong Kei
    80 m
Parks
  • Piccadilly Circus
    270 m
  • Erth's Dinosaur Zoo Live
    280 m
Beaches
  • Shell Beach
    150 m
  • Rushy Bay
    150 m
Hotel information
  • Check-In:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-Out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2011
  • Number of rooms:
    17

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Rooms and availability

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Double Room
Bed type: Double Bed or 1 Single bed
Size: 15m2
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  • Air conditioning
  • Private bathroom
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This specially adapted room features a lowered bed, emergency cord and an adapted bathroom suitable for wheelchair access.

Room facilities
    Leicester House One Room Triple RoomLeicester House One Room Triple RoomLeicester House One Room Triple Room
    One Room Triple Room
    Bed type: Triple
    Size: 15m2
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    • Air conditioning
    • Private bathroom
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    This air-conditioned room features an LCD flat-screen TV, private bathroom and tea/coffee making facilities. Please state the number of children staying and their ages when booking. The single beds are pull-out beds.

    Room facilities
      Leicester House Two-Room Quadruple RoomLeicester House Two-Room Quadruple RoomLeicester House Two-Room Quadruple Room
      Two-Room Quadruple Room
      Bed type: Quad
      Size: 15m2
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      • Air conditioning
      • Private bathroom
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      This air-conditioned room features an LCD flat-screen TV, private bathroom and tea/coffee making facilities. Please state the number of children staying and their ages when booking. The single beds are pull-out beds.

      Room facilities
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        Superior Double Room
        Bed type: Double Bed
        Size: 15m2
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        • Air conditioning
        • Shower
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          How to reach hotel

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          Hotel Address:

          One Leicester Street, London, United Kingdom, WC2H7BL

          Get directions
          City Center
          • London
            700 m
          Airports
          Train Stations
          • Charing Cross Station
            500 m
          • Waterloo Station
            1.6km
          Underground stations
          • Piccadilly Circus
            300 m
          • Leicester Square Station
            200 m
          • Bus stop
            200 m
          Restaurants
          • Joy King Lau (cuisine: Chinese)
            20 m
          • Wong Kei
            80 m
          Parks
          • Piccadilly Circus
            270 m
          • Erth's Dinosaur Zoo Live
            280 m
          Beaches
          • Shell Beach
            150 m
          • Rushy Bay
            150 m
          Hotel information
          • Check-In:
            from  3 pm
          • Check-Out:
            until  11 am
          • Year renovated:
            2011
          • Number of rooms:
            17

          Hotel Awards

          UKHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedLondonLeicester House

          According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
          Best Spa Hotels in United Kingdom

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          Leicester House Location

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          Tourist attractions

          Popular areas

          Places of interest

          • Chinatown - 100 m
          • Soho - 100 m

          Monuments and Landmarks

          • Wardour Street - 100 m
          • Shaftesbury Avenue - 100 m
          • Old Compton Street - 100 m

          Theaters

          Transport

          Underground stations

          Local Attractions

          • Wallace Collection - 1.6km
            Hertford House, London
          • Florence Nightingale Museum - 1.6km
            2 Lambeth Palace Road, London
          • Hertford House - 1.7km
            Manchester Square, London
          • South Kensington - 1.5km
            LondonEngland
          • Marble Arch - 1.6km
            Marble Arch, Mayfair, City of Westminster, London W1H, London

          Near the hotelNear the hotel

          • National Gallery - 340 m
            Trafalgar Square, London
          • West End Theater District - 100 m
            LondonEngland
          • Strathmashie Forest - 150 m
            Scotland
          • Brixton - 180 m
            LondonEngland
          • Chinatown - 70 m
            Gerrard Street & Lisle Street, London
          • Shell Beach - 150 m
          • Soho - 190 m
            LondonEngland

          Restaurants Nearby

          • Joy King Lau - 20 m

            Address: 3 Leicester St
            Phone: (020)-7437-2629

            67% likes this, based on 233 reviews
            Cuisine: Chinese

          • Golden Dragon - 50 m

            Address: 28-29 Gerrard St
            Phone: (020)-7734-2763

            Cuisine: Asian, Chinese

          • Beijing Dumpling - 20 m

            Address: 23 Lisle Street
            Phone: (020) 7287 6888

            65% likes this, based on 99 reviews
            Cuisine: Chinese

          • Wong Kei - 80 m

            Address: 41-43 Wardour St.
            Phone: (020)-7437-8408

            51% likes this, based on 414 reviews

          • Four Seasons Chinese Restaurant - Chinatown - 80 m

            Address: 12 Gerrard Street
            Phone: +44 (0)207 494 0870

            51% likes this, based on 331 reviews
            Cuisine: Chinese
            Price Range: GBP 16 - GBP 25

          Hotel information
          • Check-In:
            from  3 pm
          • Check-Out:
            until  11 am
          • Year renovated:
            2011
          • Number of rooms:
            17

          Hotel Awards

          UKHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedLondonLeicester House

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          Leicester House Reviews

          Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Leicester House

          Average guest rating

          8.6out of 10
          Exceptional
          Based on 590 reviews

          Rating by category:

          Service
          9.5
          Dining
          10.0
          Rooms
          9.0
          Value
          10.0

          Individual guest reviews

          • Single
            8.8

            Really nice new boutique hotel right behind Leicester Square but cozy and quiet. All very boho Soho, cool continental minimal white and turquoise and clean. Stay there now while it's still looking good. Pleasant staff. Not cheap but small double was good value I thought in comparison with other central hotels.

            St John group so excellent bar and restaurant but expensive for many people I suspect and breakfast is not included.

          • Family with children
            7.8

            The room is stylish, clean and the staff are helpful, free wi-fi connection, very good location

            no kettle in the room, we have to phone the staff for hot water several times, bit too pricey

          • Single
            10.0

            The hotel is centrally located in the heart of vibrant, always alive Soho, its few minutes away from Piccadilly Circus station. The rooms are very clean and very spacious in comparison to other rooms in London, with modern, beautiful and new furniture. I was really impressed.

            Not a single glitch

          • Single
            9.6

            The hotel is refreshing in its minimalist decor while providing all necessary amenities in a high quality form. The bathrooms are excellent. The staff were very friendly, helpful and service oriented. For the first time in a long time I have stayed at a hotel which I would return to without any hesitation.

          • Family with children
            8.2

            The St. John is a small, modern hotel right next to Leicester Square and around the corner from Piccadilly. It is perfect for the guest who doesn't want to fork out twice as much for a hotel with bells and whistles, by providing a high standard of the essential amenities that you really need - before you race out and enjoy the area! We stayed in Room 16, with a view of roof tops and the Post Office Tower. It was quiet, compact, extremely clean, and very white (apart from the green rubber floor!). The restaurant was full in the evening and quiet in the morning.

          • Single
            8.8

            I thoroughly enjoyed my stay at St John London. The staff were excellent, particularly the dining room staff. The food was excellent so even if you don't stay at the hotel, the restaurant is worth a visit. The bedroom was tastefully decorated and contemporary in style. I was travelling on my own on business and only spent one night there but I've already recommended it to friends and colleagues. I look forward to returning.

          • Single
            9.2

            Breakfast is really special. No buffet, but perfect service at your table.

          • Older travelers
            7.8

            Room was simple, clean and comfortable. It ticked the required boxes. Great location from the perspective of getting around in the west end.

            The street noise at night was horrendous. Felt as if we hadn't slept in the morning because of the near constant cacophony which went on for most of the night. The down side of the china town location of this hotel.

          • Single
            8.2

            the friendly atmosphere of A small boutique hotel and central london location

            relatively poor bar facilities

          • Single
            9.0

            Good location . Excellent staff . Spotlessly clean.Although my room was small it was more than adequate for one person.

            Kept awake most of the night because of what sounded like an an air conditioning unit outside of my window. Had breakfast in the hotel . I had a busy day planned that did not allow time to eat so I had breakfast in the hotel. I ordered two bacon sandwiches that were priced at £6 each on the menu when I came to pay the bill I was charged £18. I ordered tea with my breakfast and was given a tiny one cup pot. The seving staff basically disappered as there were only two customers in the restaraunt I thought the timeit took to get a refil was too long. After about eight minutes one of the men working in the kitchen brought me a second pot.

          • Older travelers
            8.2

            Location and cleanliness.

            Bath and shower were within the bedroom! Breakfast allowance was ambiguous, although amicably settled with hotel staff.

          • Older travelers
            9.2

            Ideal location for theatres and cinemas, just off Leicester Square . Plenty of pillows, towels and toiletries.

            We would have liked tea and coffee making facilities in the room.

          • Older travelers
            3.8

            Location is good, but there are plenty of other choices

            We hired a suite for one night special trip in to London. This was over priced London at its worse. The hotel was bleak, cold and very unwelcoming - the staff stiff and unwelcoming. I am sure if you are in to cold green linoleum floors and attic rooms then fine. We love our tea in the morning, no kettle or tea provided, turns out you have to pay £4 per tea. Sorry to say Fergus and Trevor's vision may have been a quiet place away from busy chinatown, but c'com the hotel rooms are 3.5 star at best, but costs similar to 5 star. We both felt like we had been mislead by the description and the price being as high as it is, would have expected more.

          • Couple
            7.4

            Decoration, stylish, comportable bed, location

            Very small window, no day light

          • Group of friends
            6.0

            The rooms are really nicely done and spacious for London condititions. The Penhaligon's amenities were nice too and the fact that there were three cushions to choose from. Also the location at Leicester sqare / Chinatown is very nice especially if you want to go for a massage at night.

            The room was only heated to 18 degrees (bloody cold) and the airconditioning took ages until it was actually pleasantly warm (next morning). Breakfast which was included is only covered until 15 gbp which sounds a lot, but actually isn't as the breakfast menu is a la carte and beans on toast are already around 6 gbp. It was however delicious. Knowing that nice hotels in London are very expensive, I still think that the price-performance ratio is rather bad (260 gbp for a double) also given the fact that the personnel always seemed either overtaxed or underconfident.

          How to reach hotel

          hotel Leicester House Hotel - London London location
          Show big map »

          Hotel Address:

          One Leicester Street, London, United Kingdom, WC2H7BL

          Get directions
          City Center
          • London
            700 m
          Airports
          Train Stations
          • Charing Cross Station
            500 m
          • Waterloo Station
            1.6km
          Underground stations
          • Piccadilly Circus
            300 m
          • Leicester Square Station
            200 m
          • Bus stop
            200 m
          Restaurants
          • Joy King Lau (cuisine: Chinese)
            20 m
          • Wong Kei
            80 m
          Parks
          • Piccadilly Circus
            270 m
          • Erth's Dinosaur Zoo Live
            280 m
          Beaches
          • Shell Beach
            150 m
          • Rushy Bay
            150 m
          Hotel information
          • Check-In:
            from  3 pm
          • Check-Out:
            until  11 am
          • Year renovated:
            2011
          • Number of rooms:
            17

          Hotel Awards

          UKHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedLondonLeicester House

          According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
          Best Spa Hotels in United Kingdom

          Use Badge