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Located in the middle of South London, the Hour Glass Pub is a 22 room, 2 star hotel which provides excellent value for money accommodation in the capital
Some of the highlights in this particular area that visitors will be able to explore include Bermondsey which has an exciting array of trendy shops, bars and restaurants to choose from. In addition to this the South Bank is not too far away either. Here you will have the ability to explore some of London’s major tourist attractions. These include the Houses of Parliament as well as Big Ben and Westminster Abbey. Meanwhile there are a host of amazing galleries and spaces that you can marvel at. These feature the Tate Modern which is considered to be the most popular gallery space in the world frequented by millions of people every year. Other highlights in the local area for those art lovers among you include the National Portrait Gallery, The Hayward Gallery and the South Bank Centre itself. There is also Elephant and Castle Shopping Centre which boasts a wide selection of stalls and diverse products from clothes to DVD’s and books. Further afield you can access the vibrant areas of both Brixton and Dulwich which are based in the south.
Set above a pub, the Hour Glass Pub offers cosy accommodation with simple yet comfortable rooms. You can choose from either single rooms, doubles, twin rooms, triples and even room for 4 guests. Thanks to a recent refurbishment, this venue now has in every room a 26 inch flat screen TV with a built in DVD player. Each of the bedrooms provides complimentary tea and coffee making facilities as well as a separate sink and a fridge. It has a television which has a number of channels available. You can even take advantage of the shared bathroom and kitchen services which features a washing machine and a dryer. Benefitting from Victorian style architecture, it still has some of its original fixtures in tact which enhance this particular property. Downstairs in the pub, you can have the chance to sample some classic British dishes that are served throughout the day. There is free wireless internet access that can be enjoyed throughout all the different areas with no additional charge. Public parking is possible in the nearby area although a booking is not required, there will be a small charge that will be incurred.
When it comes to direct transport links the closest tube station is Elephant and Castle. This lies in Zone 1 of the underground system. It is served by the Bakerloo and Northern lines and is just a 15 minute walk from the Hour Glass Pub. Kennington is another option which lies in Zone 2 of the underground system and is served by the Northern line. You can catch a bus from the bus stop opposite that will take you into town whilst it is less than 20 minutes on the tube in order to reach the South Bank.