Hotel Vicinity:The Travelodge Covent Garden is in a great location. Drury Lane is a famous London road noted for being close to some of the best theatres in London. These include the Drury Lane Theatre Royal, Aldwych Theatre and New London Theatre as well as many more in and around London's Theatre land. Also within walking distance is Soho with its many bars and great nightlife, Chinatown and Covent Garden. This location will also suit anyone needing access to the financial centre known as the City of London or Square Mile, and also Waterloo station with its mainline rail services.
On July 7th 2006 the hotel opened a second reception which is actually just around the corner to the main building, on the opposite side of the road, and is at 166 High Holborn (on the corner with Museum Street). This second building was actually the former Travelodge London High Holborn. This second building is far newer and is modern and contemporary in style.
The hotel has a licensed bar and a cafe onsite. The Bar Café serves breakfast and diner alongside the drinks from the the bar. Breakfast is an unlimited buffet where you can eat as much as you want for one fixed price. Choices here include a cooked breakfast, toast, cereals, yoghurts, tea, coffee and fruit juices. Later in the day the bar offerings include wraps and paninis, steak, fish, salad and pizzas. The bar has a large selection of drinks including wines, lagers, beers, soft beverages and spirits.
Please note there are no onsite luggage storage facilities. Although the bathrooms have no toiletries these can be purchased at reception.
Travelodge provide standard facilities across their UK chain in order that the customer knows what to expect at each Travelodge. Standard facilities include King-sized bed and duvet (in most Travelodge's), En-suite bathroom, Remote-control colour TV, Tea and coffee-making facilities, Direct dial phone, Internet access via laptop connection and In room films. Onsite standard facilities include a 24 hour reception, breakfast served (charge) and a drink/snack vending machine.
Located within the London congestion zone. Smoking is not permitted. Hotel has a wireless internet access service.
Wireless Internet: 30 minutes internet access is complimentary (no charge), 24 hours is £3, 1 week is £12, 2 weeks is £20, 1 month is £35
Compared to other London hotels: This hotel has been rated 76% by past guests. The London average is 78% and the average for 3 star hotels is 75%. Therefore while the hotel is below the overall London average you should note that this hotel is above average for its sector (star rating) . Travelodge Hotels across the chain average 74% so this hotel is just above the average rating for Travelodge hotels.
Milesfaster ranking: 460th from 798 London hotels, 15th of 35 Travelodge Hotels, and 135th of 312 three star rated hotels.
Another to Consider: A similar hotel nearby (0.3 miles, 0.5 km) would be the 3 star St. Giles Hotel, where rates start from £85 and which has a 74% guest satisfaction rating.For a hotel that offers lower base rates take a look at the Bedford Hotel. 0.3 miles away (0.5 km), has been rated at 77% by past guests and whose lowest rates start at about £62.
Would you prefer to go with something that has scored higher in guest satisfaction ratings? If that is what your after then the 4 Star Hoxton Holborn seems like a possible option. The Hoxton Holborn is only 0.1 miles (0.1 km) away. The Hoxton Holborn is one of the top rated London hotels with a 91% guest satisfaction rating.
More hotels from this chainAssuming your only interested in the Travelodge chain your choices nearby include:
Travelodge Euston: is 0.9 miles (1.4 km) away, has a guest satisfaction score of 77% and rates start from about £71.
Travelodge Farringdon: is 0.9 miles (1.4 km) from here, earns a customer rating of 51% and base rates begin at about £61.
Travelodge Kings Cross: 1.0 miles (1.6 km), rated at 66% and with rates from around £59.
Travelodge Kings Cross Royal Scot: 1.0 miles (1.6 km), rated at 66% and with rates from around £101.
Parking: available beneath the hotel. 20 spaces. (chargeable)
Check-in: 15.00 (3 pm)
Check-out: 12.00 noon
Past names: was the Drury lane Moat House Hotel