Griffin House Hotel - London

10 Connaught Street, London, United Kingdom  show map
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Griffin House Hotel - London

Wi-Fi
Parking

No parking

Luggage storage
24-hour

24-hour reception

Food/ Drinks

Coffee/Tea in lobby

Laundry
TV

Flat-screen TV

Check-in/ Check-out

Express check-in/ -out

Overview

Griffin House Hotel is set in a central area of London next to Ham House, Buckingham Palace and Marble Arch.

The city center is 30 minute walking distance from the hotel. A palace and a tower lie a short distance away.

Paddington train station is nearby. London City airport is 15 minutes' drive away.

Rooms

Guests of Griffin House Hotel can make use of a private safe, a minibar, heating, a trouser press and hi-fi. The fashionable rooms feature bathrooms with a shower, bath sheets and a hairdryer.

Eat & Drink

Residents can have breakfast in the lobby. Guests can dine at Al-Dar 1 and Maroush Gardens, about 150 meters away from the property.

Services

There are a storage room and a safe deposit box provided on-site.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

No parking available.

Number of rooms:   16.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Wi-Fi
  • No parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Luggage storage
  • No elevators
  • Carte blanche
  • Multilingual staff

Services

  • Housekeeping
  • Laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance

Dining facilities

  • Bed and breakfast
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby

Meeting facilities

  • Fax/Photocopying

Leisure facilities

  • Library

Room view

  • City view

Room facilities

  • Heating
  • Mini-bar
  • Dressing area
  • Ironing facilities

Bathroom

  • Hair dryer on request
  • Room toiletries

Bedroom

  • Pillow top mattress

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Policies

Check-in

  • from  2 pm

Check-out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • Older children/adults may stay at the price of GBP 30 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • All children under the age of 4 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

10 Connaught Street, London, United Kingdom

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City Center
  • London
    2.9 km
Airports
Train Stations
  • Paddington Station
    700 m
Underground stations
  • Lancaster Gate
    900 m
  • Edgware Road
    700 m
  • Bus stop
    600 m
Restaurants
  • Colbeh (cuisine: Persian)
    20 m
  • Casa Malevo (cuisine: Argentinean)
    40 m
Parks
  • Hyde Park
    690 m
Beaches
  • Shell Beach
    2.5 km
  • Rushy Bay
    2.5 km
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of rooms:
    16

Rooms and availability

Griffin House Hotel photos Room
Twin Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
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  • General:Dressing area
  • Fan
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
Room Description:

This room has a private bathroom and a flat-screen TV.

Griffin House Hotel photos Room
Double Room
City view
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
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  • General:Dressing area
  • Fan
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
Room Description:

This room has a private bathroom and a flat-screen TV.

Griffin House Hotel photos Room
Single Room Ensuite
  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
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  • General:Dressing area
  • Fan
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
Room Description:

This room has a private bathroom and a flat-screen TV. Please note that this room cannot accommodate extra beds.

Griffin House Hotel photos Room
Economy Single Room Private External Toilet
City view
  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
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  • General:Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Fan
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Guest toilet
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
Room Description:

The room comes with private shower and washbasin. The private toilet is located next door and it is for the exclusive use of this room.

Griffin House Hotel photos Room
Triple Room
City view
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
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  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Dressing area
  • Clothes rack
  • Fan
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
Room Description:

This room has a private bathroom and a flat-screen TV.

Griffin House Hotel Location

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What's nearby

Tourist attractions

  • Indar Pasricha Fine Arts100 m
  • Farmilo Fiumano100 m
  • The Sheridan Russell Gallery600 m
  • London Planetarium600 m
  • The Colomb Art Gallery700 m

Places of interest

Train stations

  • Paddington Station600 m

Amusement

Parks

Galleries

  • Mark Gallery100 m
  • Light Gallery100 m
  • The Park Gallery100 m

Underground stations

  • Edgware Road600 m

Local attractions

  • Royal Institute of British Architects1.5 km
    66 Portland Place, London
  • Harrods1.7 km
    87-135 Brompton Road, London
  • Regent's Park1.6 km
    The Store Yard, London
  • London Central Mosque1.6 km
    146 Park Road, London
  • Angel1.6 km
    LondonEngland

Near the hotel

  • Grosvenor Victoria Casino260 m
    150 - 162 Edgeware Road, London
  • Alexander Fleming Laboratory Museum700 m
    St Mary's Hospital, London
  • Kensington Gardens750 m
    The Magazine Storeyard, London
  • Hertford House870 m
    Manchester Square, London
  • Hyde Park690 m
    Rangers Lodge, London
  • Rolling Bridge730 m
    Paddington Basin, London
  • Paddington Station870 m
    Paddington London, London

Restaurants nearby

  • Colbeh20 m

    Address: 6 Porchester Place
    Phone: +44 (0)20 7706 4888

    52% likes this, based on 36 reviews
    Cuisine: Persian
    Price Range: GBP 24 - GBP 24

  • Duke of Kendal100 m

    Address: 38 Connaught Street
    Phone: 020 7723 8478

    82% likes this, based on 27 reviews
    Cuisine: British

  • Stuzzico110 m

    Address: 24 Kendal Street
    Phone: 020 7262 9122

    84% likes this, based on 60 reviews

  • Casa Malevo40 m

    Address: 23 Connaught Street
    Phone: +44 (0) 207 402 1988

    82% likes this, based on 78 reviews
    Cuisine: Argentinean

  • Bake & Cake100 m

    Address: 350 Edgware Road

    67% likes this, based on 34 reviews
    Cuisine: Lebanese

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of rooms:
    16
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Griffin House Hotel Reviews

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

Average guest rating

6.0out of 10
Good
Based on 342 reviews

Guest reviews

  • Single
    4.2

    To be honest except the good location nothing else!!! I stayed there only for a night and then changed hotel.

    -The staff were very unpolite -dirty rooms -uncofortable bed -they charge you 5 pounds if you leave a luggage there for few hours and it is at your own risk - very poor continental breakfast no toast was allowed except juice, tea/coffee and cornflakes

  • Single
    3.2

    Its a very bad memory and my advice tp travellers do not stay or even think abut this very bad rooms and no good reception no good furnture no good house keeping no left no ,no , no ,,,, beleve me it was a night mare for me and my family<<< for your information I was ready tocancel upon arrival with fee charge if I found alternative that day,,,, any how I am asking booking dot come to remove this bad hotel from the list otherwise will cause very bad reputation to this lovley site

  • Single
    5.8

    The wireless was hopelessly slow. The shower was too hot and difficult to work,

  • Single
    5.0

    Good location, low price

    Room very basic and small, but it was cheap for its location. Yet that does not excuse lack of basic maintenance - very squeaky door hinges, broken lock on "bathroom", no plug for basin, no glass for water, knob coming off drawer in chest of drawers (the screw just needed to be tightened).

  • Single
    3.8

    Nothing to like in this hotel

    Room & furniture is very old. carpets are old & dirty windows are filthy...etc

  • Couple
    3.2

    Walking distance from Paddington Station.

    We only stayed for one night and booked about 2 weeks before through Booked.net. For £100 for the one night, we were desperate for somewhere to stay that wasn't too far out of town (after staying at a lovley hotel in Victoria earlier in the week). When we arrived, we were allowed to check in, but the room was no where near ready. There is no lobby/sitting room/common room, so we left our bags in the corridor by reception and went out for the rest of the day being tourists. We were allowed to check in, but had to pay then and there. However, after a full day out, we came back and were dissapointed by the whole experience. Arrived back in the evening and we went up some narrow stairs (no lift...not easy with lots of luggage) to room 12 (room 13 next to us had the numbers '31' with a little arrow underneath to indicate it was 13...) Our room was an alright size, but not great if staying more than one night. Bathroom - incredibly small. Tiny sink thay we couldn't even fit our water bottles in to top up. Small bathroom cabinet with a mirror was dirty and didn't close properly. The shower head kept coming off, so neither of us ended up having showers in the morning. The floor was sloped and the ceiling low. The bathroom door didn't shut unless slammed, hard. Room - Curtains falling off hooks when trying to draw them closed. View out of window was uncomforatble - armed police with sub-machine guns standing on the street corner both at night and during the day. Single glazing window, so was always noisy from traffic etc. Where there used to be a curtain tie-back, there was tissue stuffed in the wall. Bed was creaky and lumpy, sheets/duvet not 100% clean. Carpet dusty around the edges. TV, although was equipped with a Sky box, had no signal and couldn't watch TV and even if we could of done, very uncomfortable from bed. Hanging precariously on fixture - if you pushed a button too hard, it threated to fall!

  • Older travelers
    3.8

    THe location. Comfortable bed

    Poor room facilities- tiny sink, mirror not attached to wall, extension lead for plug, not even any glasses for water, curtains hanging from the rails. Dirty feel to hotal and breakfast table sticky.

  • Group of friends
    6.6

    I liked the idea it was only a ten minute walk from hyde park, oxford street.

    The room size was rather small (couldnt swing a cat) and there was a funny smell coming from the shower room/ toilet. Apart from that it was ok.

  • Older travelers
    3.8

    Asked for a quiet room! Listened to the receptionist talking late into the night and people coming in, as we were on the same floor. Bathroom was so small with no plug in the tiny sink so difficult to wash (receptionist did not try to look for a plug) shower was leaking when turned on with dead mold stains across the ceiling, the fan in the bathroom did not work and with no window made this very claustaphobic.

  • Group of friends
    5.4

    The hotel was tired and shabby - in need of redecoration. The ceiling of our room (15) was water stained and split. The bathroom was clean but very shabby, the sink too small, had no plug and the vanity light did not work. There were no instructions on how to use shower so we had to call reception, someone came up (the lad that later cooked our breakfast) and showed us how to turn the water on. There was think dust under the wardrobe - evident by the colour of the carpet. The stairs leading up to the top floor were dirty, looked like it had been months since they were last hoovered. I would not stay at this hotel again and thought it very overpriced.

  • Single
    9.4

    I was comfortable in my room but unfortunately the tv was not working. The receptionist offered to call in a tv engineer but I did not ask her to do so as that would be a disturbance anyway. Breakfast was served promptly at 7.30, options not large. Also I did not have a glass in my bedroom, a bit annoying. Very central position.

  • Single
    5.0

    Location was quite central and probably the only USP of the Hotel.

    The small room size was very uncomfortable, the bed was too small for a person of 6 ft height, the breakfast was limited quantity and non repetitive and very different from hotel look and feel. Its more of a lodge and not hotel from any perspective. so a veyr bad and regretful experience to quote.

  • Older travelers
    8.2

    Its right beside hyde park, great location

  • Older travelers
    4.2

    The location, clean bedding and en-suite facilities.

    This hotel is the worst that I have ever stayed in. I cannot imagine the circumstances under which I would stay there again. It is shabby, run down claustrophobic, hot and depressing. My room was in the attic and hotter than an oven. The curtains could not be drawn. The room was tiny and the tv, while working, could not be viewed from the bed. I asked for a fan and was told that none were available; though there was an unused fan beside the receptionist. Breakfast is served in the basement. Warm orange juice, good coffee, one overcooked fried egg, (the boiled egg was raw and had to be sent back), no brown bread, and a waitress wearing a t-shirt with the legend 'I hate humans' on the front. I couldnt get out quickly enough. Suggest that you do not offer this hotel on your website.

  • Single
    5.4

    The quality of the hotel doesn't match the price, which is too high.

How to reach hotel

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

Hotel Address:

10 Connaught Street, London, United Kingdom

Get directions
City Center
  • London
    2.9 km
Airports
Train Stations
  • Paddington Station
    700 m
Underground stations
  • Lancaster Gate
    900 m
  • Edgware Road
    700 m
  • Bus stop
    600 m
Restaurants
  • Colbeh (cuisine: Persian)
    20 m
  • Casa Malevo (cuisine: Argentinean)
    40 m
Parks
  • Hyde Park
    690 m
Beaches
  • Shell Beach
    2.5 km
  • Rushy Bay
    2.5 km
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of rooms:
    16