On an autumnal twilight evening we arrived into the mountainous towers of high rise buildings surrounding the Hour Glass Hotel. This made the Hotel seem like a sanctuary as we got out the cab and made our way to the pub attached to the Hotel. The pub had an excellent atmosphere of real local London as we found the person we needed to help us with our keys and our bookings there. The guy who served us was super friendly and helpful as we had difficulties with our card exchange. After a bit of banter he showed us our beautiful room with on suite bathroom, fridge, tea and kettle and free biscuts. The room was perfect, clean and larger than expected as we dropped our bags and nestled in for the night. The next day we walked around the local park and lake on a winters sunshine day and found a wonderful cafe on Old Kent Road to have the best breakfast with the most wonderful guy serving us. After feeling like locals we made our way on a short trip into the city center to enjoy the wonderful sights of London. I would recommend The Hour Glass Hotel for its fair and reasonable price and friendly atmosphere and great staff. I would definately stay there again, and we did prolong our stay for an extra night as we liked it so much. The surroundings of the Hotel were also a pleasure to experience. 10 out of 10
- Hour Glass Hotel
- 131 Beaconsfield Road off Thurlow Street Walworth London SE17 2BX England
- Group Name :
- Independent Hotel
- Type :
- 2 Star Accommodation
- Size :
- 18 rooms
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Hour Glass Hotel is a budget hotel, located above a traditional pub just South of the River Thames. Situated a 3 minute bus ride or 10-15 minute walk from Elephant & Castle, which is short tube or bus ride to Central London's South Bank. The Hour Glass makes a great base for exploring London's Riverside, or the vibrant areas of Brixton and Dulwich to the south. Enjoy use of a self-caterig kitchen and friendly pub with deals on pizzas and drinks!
A double room at Hour Glass Hotel London. TV, fridge and free wifi in all rooms
Hour Glass Hotel offers you a choice of singles, doubles, twins, triples and quads. Free wifi is available throughout! All rooms at this budget hotel have been recently upgraded to feature 26 inch flat screen TVs with all channels and an integrated DVD. You'll save money with the use of shared bathroom facilities and self catering cooking facilities. With the Hour Glass Pub downstairs from the accommodation, you have the perfect place to relax and socialise over a drink and pizza with other guests.
Airport Transfers / Alarm Clock Radio / Bar / Biscuits / Cd Player / Central Heating / Coffee/Tea Maker / Colour Television / Dvd / Fax Machine / Fridge / Games Room / Internet Access in Rooms / Microwave / Parking / Self-Catering Kitchen / Shared bathroom / Shared Kitchen / Smoke Detectors / Tea & Coffee / Television Lounge / Wash Basin / Wireless Internet Access / Wireless Internet Access in Rooms
Hour Glass Hotel gives you easy access to many of London’s fascinating attractions. The London Eye is a short bus ride away, as are the Saatchi Gallery, the London Aquarium and the Royal Festival Hall. You can also get a bus to the Imperial War Museum from the hotel. If you fancy a local night out, there are a number of pubs and restaurants in Camberwell Green.
Choose a Continental Breakfast or make your own with the self-catering facilities.
Continental breakfast includes breads, jam, butter, cheese, processed cheese, chocolate spread (Nutella) yoghurts, milk, juices and fruits.
The fully equipped self-catering kitchen includes a microwave, cooker, utensils, mini oven, pots and pans.
Hour Glass Hotel has a pub downstairs that serves food throughout the day.
Make the most of free Wifi throughout the Hour Glass Hotel!
On-site parking is available on a first come first served basis (£7 for cars, £10 for commercial vehicles). Street parking is also availble free of charge from 6:30pm - 8:30 am, and is located outside of the London Congestion charge zone.
Hour Glass Hotel has a games room, dart board and newspapers for guests, as well as a terrace.
FREE for all children under 2 years of age using existing beds/cots. Such requests must be made in 'special requests' at the time of booking (there is a maximum of 1 cot per room).
Enjoy an evening meal at the Hour Glass Hotel, with pizza and drink from only £6.95!
All rooms feature a 26 inch flat screen TV with integrated DVD and CD player.
Check in from: 1:00 pm
Check out by: 11:00 am
PLEASE NOTE – from Monday 11st of September until 30th of December renovation will take place in the hotel to increase comfort our customers. However Guests may experience light disturbances, we will try to reduce it to minimum, hoping it will not effect your pleasant stay with us.
We apologise for any inconvenience it may cause. Thank you for your understanding.
- Our Prices:
- Book Hour Glass Hotel from £26.33 per person on TravelStay.com
- Our Long Stay Discount:
- SAVE 5% when you stay for 4 nights or longer (Travelstay Exclusive)
- Our Student Discount:
- Students save £1 per night (TravelStay Exclusive).
- Sunday Saver:
- Save up to 5 % when you book Sunday night (TravelStay exclusive)
- By Car:
- Hour Glass Hotel is accessible from a number of roads including the A2, A202 and from the A3.
- By Tube:
- Elephant & Castle is the closest station to Hour Glass Hotel. You can catch a train on the Bakerloo Line or the Northern Line from this underground station.
- By Bus:
- Bus 42 runs from Liverpool Street directly to the hotel. Bus 343 runs 24 hours per day from London Bridge directly to the Hour Glass hotel.
- On Foot:
Hour Glass Hotel is less than 19 minutes walk from Elephant & Castle Tube Station (Bakerloo, Northern, First Capital Connect and Southeastern lines) and 19 minutes from Elephant & Castle Train Station (Bakerloo, Northern, First Capital Connect and Southeastern lines).
Elephant & Castle Station is a 10-15 minute walk from Hour Glass Hotel and because this area is so well served by buses we recommend that you take a bus from Elephant & Castle bound for Camberwell (bus 343). Get off the bus at Burgess Park. From here turn left down Albany Road, which runs along the edge of the park. Then go left up Portland Street, take a right onto Hopwood Road and go straight onto Beaconsfield Road, where Hour Glass Hotel is located.
Hour Glass Hotel Reviews
Hour Glass Hotel was clean and well presented once inside. Shared facilities were extensive.
Very clean tidy room shower and toilets . No breakfast available didn't use shared kitchen. Very welcoming, situated in very run down area, though nice park nearby
Great value for money. Lovely people running the hotel.
Hour Glass Hotel was ok. It wasn't the cleanest hotel I've stayed in. It was a one time experience. The people who worked there was very nice. I think it's a hotel that suits young people on a low budget.