We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
06/08/2017 07/08/2017
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}
    Neighbourhoods
    Neighbourhoods

    Excelsior Hotel London

    41 &42 Argyle Square, London WC1H 8AP, England
    Save
    Best prices for your stay
    06/08/2017 07/08/2017
    Savings alert: 30% below average rate

    The price you found is 30% lower than this hotel's average rate of US$87/night.

    We analyze rates over a 60 day period, and compare your selection to the average rate of comparable stays to ensure you're getting the best possible deal.

    US$63
    US$61
    SAVE US$2
    US$63
    US$63
    Traveller (119)
    Room & Suite (199)
    Dining (1)
    Hotel Meridiana
    809 reviews
    #76 of 555 B&Bs / Inns in London
     
    Albion House Hotel
    285 reviews
    #948 of 1,068 hotels in London
     
    Princess Hotel
    218 reviews
    #29 of 555 B&Bs / Inns in London
     
    Hotel Melville
    433 reviews
    #802 of 1,068 hotels in London
     
    Overview
    • Excellent13%
    • Very good24%
    • Average26%
    • Poor15%
    • Terrible22%
    Travellers talk about
    Free Wifi
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Pool
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
    Room Service
    2.0 Star Hotel
    All hotel details
    Hotel Meridiana
    809 reviews
    #76 of 555 B&Bs / Inns in London
     
    Albion House Hotel
    285 reviews
    #948 of 1,068 hotels in London
     
    Princess Hotel
    218 reviews
    #29 of 555 B&Bs / Inns in London
     
    Hotel Melville
    433 reviews
    #802 of 1,068 hotels in London
     
    {"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"containerClass":null,"scriptFlags":null}
    Rooms
    6 Aug7 Aug
    |
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    Show Available Rooms
    Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 7 partner sites to see rooms from US$61.
    We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all London hotels with availability
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    {"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_DW_INLINE_PASSWORD","ATTRACTIONS_REMOVE_PAYMENT_ADDRESS_FIELDS","HR_IB_EXCLUDE_TAXES_AND_FEES","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","STORED_CARDS","IB_POST_BOOK_LOGIN_CTA","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_DW_PROMPT_KNOWN_EMAIL","IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW","META_AIR","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IB_TIME_OF_STAY_PAYMENT_TYPES_V3","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_POST_BOOK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "6099e0c8939340e19d9e2e39ed8018a0", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":599913,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[33392838],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":6,"month":8,"year":2017},"checkout":{"day":7,"month":8,"year":2017},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":63,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":false,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":null,"impressionKey":"6099e0c8939340e19d9e2e39ed8018a0","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":63,"lowestMetaPrice":61,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":63,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":false,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":63,"lowestMetaPrice":61,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":63,"hotelName":"Excelsior Hotel London","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6IjYwOTllMGM4OTM5MzQwZTE5ZDllMmUzOWVkODAxOGEwIiwiQUlLIjoiMjJiNGU3OTI4OGQ4NDRmY2EzNWViOTQ1NTBkODBiZmIifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false}, "ibAvailability": true, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": -1, "checkIn": "06/08/2017", "checkOut": "07/08/2017", "lowestPrice": "US$61", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": false, "contentIdMappings": {"76488719":"Hotwire","55606289":"Expedia","109328401":"HotelsCom2IB","78924882":"OrbitzEWS","63734971":"TravelocityEWS","33392838":"BookingCom","79483520":"CheapTicketsEWS"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_hr_inline_room_grid_hsx", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_hsx","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"template":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_hsx","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__sub_header"}},"containerClass":null,"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","moduleList":["handler"],"template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{}},"containerClass":null,"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","moduleList":[],"template":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__amenities","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__reservation_col"}},"containerClass":null,"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
    Write a Review
    Reviews (445)
    Traveller rating
    Traveller type
    Time of year
    Language
    There are newer reviews for Excelsior Hotel London
    See the most recent reviews

    11 - 15 of 335 reviews

    Reviewed 18 May 2017

    The room seemed like a pretty good deal when I booked it. I wasn't expecting anything super fancy, all I was looking for was a clean room, bed, and bathroom. The day I arrived I heard another guest yelling about his room. He stated, "All...More

    Thank Mamastrosity
    Reviewed 16 May 2017

    The hotel is near to public transportation and near to the city center. The WIFI is very good. They did not change the towels. I put the towels on the ground to change them, but they took the same towels back and put them on...More

    Thank Sami D
    Reviewed 29 April 2017

    The room wasn't as clean as it should of been. There was chewing gum stuck to the skirting board near the bed which had been there a while. Lots of scuff marks on the walls and paint peeling. There was a lot of dust behind...More

    Thank NeilFreshwater
    Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

    For London this is a good budget - hotel. The location is fantastic when travelling with train (St. Pancras, Kings Cross, Euston) not far away. The 24-hours-reception makes check - in easy. The room was clean, but very, very 'cosy'. It was a bed, with...More

    Thank Britta48
    Reviewed 14 April 2017

    Staff friendly but had trouble booking us in due to poblem with room, so we didn't get the room we payed for. The room we got was ok for one night but if I was staying longer I would have asked for a move. Room...More

    Thank anthonylewis447
    Hotel Meridiana
    809 reviews
    #76 of 555 B&amp;Bs / Inns in London
     
    Albion House Hotel
    285 reviews
    #948 of 1,068 hotels in London
     
    Princess Hotel
    218 reviews
    #29 of 555 B&amp;Bs / Inns in London
     
    Hotel Melville
    433 reviews
    #802 of 1,068 hotels in London
     
    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$86 - US$178 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 14
    • Reservation Options
    • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Expedia, Agoda, Hotels.com, Travelocity, Hotwire and TripOnline SA so you can book your Excelsior Hotel London reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
    • Location
    • United Kingdom >
    • England >
    • London >
    • Bloomsbury / Euston / Kings Cross /St Pancras
    Add Photo Photos
    Traveller (119)
    Room & Suite (199)
    Dining (1)
    Pool & Beach (1)
    Hotel & Grounds (136)
    Bathroom (12)
    Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
    Nearby
    Bloomsbury
    Snuggly nestled within Central London is academic and
    leafy Bloomsbury, an area that boasts walking distance
    access to many of London's most popular attractions.
    It is also home to some of Britain's most celebrated
    museums, including the must-see British Museum.
    Despite an understandable popularity with students,
    tourists and day trippers, vast sections of Bloomsbury
    retain a quiet, residential feel year round and
    ...More
    Hotel Melville
    433 reviews
    .01 km away
     
    Hotel Megaro
    2,408 reviews
    .12 km away
     
    Wardonia Hotel
    964 reviews
    .04 km away
     
    Albion House Hotel
    285 reviews
    .02 km away
     
    Nearby Restaurants
    Skinners Arms
    416 reviews
    .19 km away
    Indian Lounge
    1,456 reviews
    .20 km away
    Cappadocia
    175 reviews
    .19 km away
    Casa Tua King's Cross
    168 reviews
    .16 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    British Library
    2,947 reviews
    .33 km away
    St. Pancras International Station
    2,429 reviews
    .30 km away
    King's Cross Station
    1,553 reviews
    .32 km away
    Platform 9 3/4
    390 reviews
    .35 km away
    Ask a question
    Questions & Answers
    archna14
    20 June 2017|
    Answer Show all 5 answers
    Response from theorganicfarmer | Reviewed this property |
    no there doesnt appear to be a lift there
    0
    Votes
    Jayceebee31
    15 June 2016|
    Answer Show all 5 answers
    Response from Farhan A | Reviewed this property |
    Hi JCB. Bathroom and shower was ok. I would avoid room with sharing shower. The hotel hold luggage for small fee. I used citymapper app, it helped me getting around London easily.
    0
    Votes
    Room Tips
    "Ask for a top floor room"
    Read review
    "Avoid this place at all costs"
    Read review
    "check with staff"
    Read review
    "Go to Meridiana hotel next door!!"
    Read review
    Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
    Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing