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The independent and family-run Alhambra hotel is located in London’s Zone 1 and is just a short stroll from many of the city’s top attractions. Located in the King’s Cross area it is extremely close to the Eurostar Terminal, Regents Park, Oxford street, Covent Garden, The Sir John Soane Museum, The Royal Surgeons Museum, Camden Town, Mayfair, Leicester Square, Piccadilly, The Strand, Trafalgar Square, The National Gallery, The National Portrait Gallery, The Welcome Trust Museum, Soho and Chinatown. It is a fantastic opportunity to experience the city away from the chain-store hotels and overpriced boutiques. Listed in many prominent international guidebooks, the hotel offer first class service, a friendly environment and a central location beyond compare. It has also received many highly favourable independent reviews.
Many of the staff are multilingual, and always on hand to help. At an extremely competitive price the hotel is a favourite among backpackers looking for an affordable way to explore London, and fifty years since it was established the Alhambra continues to thrive year after year.
The hotel features bright and spacious rooms to suite every budget, from single to double, superior to basic and even a few quadruple rooms it’s a great place to begin your adventure. A full list of the rooms’ facilities are listed below:
Colour Flat screen TV
Complimentary Coffee and Tea making facilities.
Ironing boards and Irons on Request
Travel Adapters on request
Alarm Clocks on request.
Safe Deposit Box
Luggage storage facility
The hotel’s breakfasts are also another reason many people flock to the Alhambra. It’s a complimentary full English with eggs, fresh tomatoes, bacon, Cumberland sausage and beans is guaranteed to keep you going until late in the day! There’s also a great vegetarian option, and a selection of natural yoghurts and fresh fruit for those watching their waistlines! The hotel’s kitchen has also recently been awarded a 4-star rating. The kitchen is open from 7am, but for guests who need to dash-off a bit earlier, the hotel is only too happy to arrange a 5am breakfast of cereals, toast, tea and coffee.
If’s the hotel’s amazing central location, great service and mouth-watering breakfasts aren’t enough to tempt you, the Alhambra also operates a taxi-transfer service for even easier access to and from London’s airports and train terminals. Currently, three types of taxi are available: a 4-Seater, a 4-Seater with Extra Luggage Space and a 5/6-Seater for larger groups.
For backpackers looking to make the most of the surrounding nightlife, the hotel is extremely close to the bars and clubs of Soho, Oxford Street, Mayfair and Camden Town. Busses run past the hotel all night to and from Centrepoint so there’s no worry about missing the last tube. Whether it’s dancing all night in a Camden nightclub or enjoying a few mojitos in Soho, the Alhambra’s amazing location keeps everything covered. Above all, it’s fantastic price means that if you’re on a tight budget, you’ve got even more money to have fun with in the city,
The hotel is a two-minute walk from King’s Cross Underground Station (exit the station via the signposted Euston Road South) and St Pancras Rail station. King’s Cross offers direct service into Central, North, East and West London via its multitude of underground links, as well as direct transfers from all of London’s airports. St Pancras Station also serves the Eurostar from Paris and many further destinations in England. This means that it’s not only the city of London which is accessible, but the rolling hills of the English countryside are only a day-trip away. Fun, clean, family-run with amazing service, the Alhambra hotel is steadily becoming one of central London’s favourite hotels.