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Hour Glass Hotel

131 Beaconsfield Road, London, SE17 2BX, United Kingdom
+44 207 703 0113


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Overall guest ratings

7.3/10 Good
based on 649 reviews
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Review highlights

  • 9.0
  • 9.0
  • 7.9
  • 5.9

Good to know

  • Clean bathroom
  • Good kitchenette
  • Close to public transport
  • Friendly service


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    Hour Glass is a basic, budget hotel, situated near Central London in multicultural area. Guests at this hotel get to enjoy the benefits of being located above a traditional quiet and cosy little pub with reasonably priced beverages. This atmospheric Victorian pub is a great place to soak up a real taste of traditional English life. You can relax with a drink and pizza or enjoy a game of cards, darts and domino, watch sports on the big screen or simply listen to the music. We are close to: Elephant & Castle - the nearest two underground lines (Northern & Bakerloo) and train station, where you can also find big shopping centre and famous in the whole world Night Club - Ministry of Sound with five different rooms to enjoy your boogie nights Oval Cricket Ground Kennington Park War Museum with free of charge admission Brixton Academy with loads of various events. Burgess Park with a water pond, where you can relax and play all kind of sport including tennis and football it is only 3 minutes away Old Kent Road with loads of various cuisine restaurants and buffets, internet cafes, night shops and clubs - 5 min. East Street Market - old fashioned market with fresh groceries and other things - 10 min Millwall Football Ground - 25 min Free Wi-Fi connection throughout entire property. On-site parking also available - an extra charges applicable (7.00 GBP - regular vehicle, 10.00 GBP - commercial vehicle), Free Parking on street-site only between 18.30 - 8.30). Our comfortable hotel combines a quiet location with a homely atmosphere, as well as easy access to Central London. Rooms & Facilities: We have private, simply decorated but comfortable and painted in various colours rooms. SINGLE ROOM contains 1 single bed, DOUBLE ROOM - 1 double bed, TWIN ROOM - 2 single beds, TRIPLE ROOM - 1 single and 1 double beds and FAMILY ROOM - 2 singles and 1 double. Each room has a washbasin, with constant hot water supply, mirror, 26 LCD flat TV with DVD, wardrobe, fresh bed linen and towels, refrigerator, kettle and welcome/complementary tea and coffee, free Wi-Fi. This Hotel has shared bathroom and provides to its customers with towels and liquid soap, shampoo and body wash in the bathrooms. The hotel has fully equipped kitchen facility (self catering option with the cooker, 2 microwaves and toaster, washing and dryer machines to lower even more the cost). Continental Breakfast - 5.99 GBP per person (packed breakfast contain: toast & crunch bread, butter, jam, chocolate, spreadable & sliced cheese, yogurt, milk, orange juice, fruit, coffee, tea, biscuit) iron with ironing board, hear dryers and electric converters (Euro/USA - UK) are available on request. Directions (how to arrive at the establishment): We are located around 20 minutes from the hart of London by public transport, within walking distance (around 15 minutes) from the Elephant and Castle tube station (Northern and Bakerloo lines). We recommend taking a short (5 minutes) bus 343/N343 ride from outside underground station - platform R towards New Cross Gate. From Liverpool Street Train Station take bus 42 towards Denmark Hill Station (30 minutes). From Victoria Train Station take District or Circle Line tube towards Embankment, than Bakerloo Line towards Elephant and Castle and than Bus 343. DEPART at Alsace Road, we are across the street on Beaconsfield Road (during the night seek for an orange hotel sign on the left side of the building). IMPORTANT INFORMATION Check-in: PLEASE NOTE - Check in between Sunday and Thursday 1pm and 10pm and Friday -Saturday 1pm and 11pm. In case of late arrival please make a special arrangement - an extra charges might be applicable Cancellation Policy on regular bookings: In the event of a no show (which will be treated as a cancellation) or a cancellation with less than 2 day notice prior to the date of arrival, an amount equivalent to 100% of the

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    • Parking
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • No smoking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Designated smoking area
    • Storage available
    • Terrace/Patio
    • Facilities for disabled guests
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    Guest reviews

    Overall rating

    7.3 Good
    based on 649 reviews
    • 9.0 "World class service."
    • 9.0 "Incredible bar."
    • 7.9 "Internet works."
    • 7.8 "Good location."
    • 7.7 "Tasty food."
    • 5.9 "Average amenities."
    • 5.5 "Rooms are ok."
    • 3.6 "Breakfast is below average."
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    Overall rating

    7.5 Good
    based on 305 reviews
    • 9.0 "Incredible bar."
    • 9.0 "World class service."
      10.0 "100% found the staff to be very friendly."
      7.9 "79% said the reception staff was great."
    • 8.3 "Very good internet connection."
      8.4 "84% said the wifi quality was great."
    • 7.8 "Good vibe."
    • 7.8 "Tasty food."
    • 6.0 "Average amenities."
      6.1 "61% thought the building was acceptable."
    • 5.4 "Rooms are ok."
      6.3 "For only 63%, the bathroom was ok."
      5.5 "Only 55% thought the shower was ok."
      6.9 "Only 69% said the rooms were modern."
    • 3.6 "Breakfast is below average."
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    Overall rating

    7.0 Good
    based on 194 reviews
    • 8.8 "Great service."
      9.9 "99% found the staff to be very friendly."
      7.3 "73% said the reception staff was great."
    • 8.1 "Generally very clean."
      8.0 "80% said rooms were clean."
      7.7 "77% said the bathroom was clean."
    • 7.8 "Good location."
      9.6 "Near to public transport, according to 96%."
    • 7.6 "Tasty food."
    • 7.3 "Good vibe."
    • 6.4 "Average amenities."
      6.4 "64% thought the building was acceptable."
    • 5.6 "Rooms are ok."
      6.1 "For only 61%, the bathroom was ok."
      6.2 "Only 62% said the rooms were modern."
      5.8 "Only 58% thought the shower was ok."
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    Overall rating

    7.0 Good
    based on 6 reviews
    • 5.7 "Rooms are ok."

    Overall rating

    7.2 Good
    based on 142 reviews
    • 9.2 "World class service."
      10.0 "100% found the staff to be very friendly."
      7.9 "79% said the reception staff was great."
    • 7.7 "Good vibe."
    • 7.7 "Good location."
    • 7.3 "Good cleanliness."
      7.4 "74% said rooms were clean."
      7.2 "72% thought it was clean."
      7.5 "75% said the bathroom was clean."
    • 7.1 "Tasty food."
    • 6.3 "Average amenities."
      6.3 "63% thought the building was acceptable."
    • 5.1 "Rooms are ok."
      5.8 "For only 58%, the bathroom was ok."
      5.1 "Beds were acceptable for 51%."
      5.4 "Only 54% thought the shower was ok."
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    Hotel type
    City Hotel
    Guests say it is the perfect hotel for a city trip.
    Economy Hotel
    Guests recommend this hotel for budget travelers.
    Good to know
    "Clean bathroom"
    "Good kitchenette"
    "Close to public transport"
    "Friendly service"
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