Hotel in Detail:First opened October 2012. Guests who have stayed in a Travelodge before will know what to expect at the Travelodge London Clapham Junction as facilities and bedrooms are standardised across the chain.
Your guest room will have a King size bed with duvet, flat screen television, tea and coffee facilities and wireless internet access. Each bedroom has an en–suite shower room with shampoo, soap and body wash. Hairdryers and irons available from reception. Cots can be requested.
Although the hotel has no dining or bar facilities there is a café serving breakfast adjacent to the Travelodge Clapham Junction hotel.
There is no onsite parking but you can park at a nearby (5 minutes) supermarkets car park (charges apply).
Hotel Vicinity:Nearest: Railway Station: Clapham Junction 211 yards (192 metres), Tube Station: Clapham South 1.2 miles (1.9 km), Motorway: M4 Junction 1 5.1 miles (8.2 km). The Travelodge London Clapham Junction is just 0.35 miles (0.6 km) from the huge Clapham Common. 220 acres in size the common includes three ponds, running track, skateboard park, bowling green and Victorian bandstand within its triangular borders. Also the same distance from Wandsworth Common which covers 170 acres and also features a large pond. This area is south of the River Thames and access to the central areas around the west end (3.5 miles, 5.6 km away) are via Battersea or Chelsea bridges (the closest bridges to the hotel). Clapham is a busy bustling area with a mix of residential properties, High Street shopping, bars, restaurants and fashionable clubs. Despite the hotels name the Travelodge actually resides within Battersea (as does Clapham Junction Station) which is adjacent to Clapham. The hotel itself is surrounded by shops and bars. The area is perhaps best known for the former Battersea Power Station landmark and as home to Battersea Dogs Home and New Covent Garden Market. Just 2 minutes from Clapham Junction station which is on the London Overground network and connects to Victoria station within 7 minutes. The Clapham Grand Nightclub is 264 yards (241 metres) from the Travelodge. Other places of note include Battersea Arts Centre 528 yards (482 metres) and Battersea Heliport 0.6 miles (1.0 km). Less than 1.5 miles (2.4 km) from Stamford Bridge home to Chelsea football club.
Check-in: 12.00 (noon)
Check-out: 15.00 (3 pm)
Parking:There is no parking onsite. Nearby pay car park.
Compared to other London hotels: This hotel has been rated 80% by past guests. The London average is 80% and the average for 2 star hotels is 69%. Therefore this hotel is well above average for its sector (star rating) . Travelodge Hotels across the chain average 77% so this hotel is just above the average rating for Travelodge hotels.
Milesfaster ranking: 581st from 866 London hotels, 5th of 43 Travelodge Hotels, and 19th of 70 two star rated hotels.
Another to Consider: Also close by and a similar hotel (1.3 miles, 2.0 km) would be the 2 star Gateway Hotel, whose lowest rates start at about £65 and which has an 87% guest satisfaction rating. The Gateway Hotel also offers: free WiFi.For a hotel that offers lower base rates take a look at the Smart Hyde Park View Hostel. 3.3 miles away (5.4 km), has been rated at 70% by past guests and whose lowest rates start at about £11 (theres free WiFi too).
Can we suggest something with a higher guest score? We suggest the 4 Star Artist Residence London seems like a possible option being 2.0 miles (3.3 km) from the Travelodge Clapham Junction. The Artist Residence London has an extremely high guest rating of 98%, one of the best rated London hotels.
Local hotels analysed:The 51 hotels nearest to this location (155 Falcon Road , SW11 postcode) that we list cover a 2.1 miles (3.5 km) radius. They include 14 five star hotels (average rating 87%), 19 four star hotels (average rating 84%), 13 three star hotels (average rating 76%) and 5 two star hotels (average rating 75%). Top 2 star hotel is Gateway Hotel at 87%. Of the local hotels the highest rated is Artist Residence London (4 star) at 97%.
Base Rates: See a breakdown of the average starting (base) rates for the area. Base rates are a rough guide to starting rates as they do not include special offers and deals.
Of the nearest fifty hotels we have base rates for all of them. The average starting rates for the surrounding area are around £140 per night. They range from a low of £53 at Ibis Earls Court (3 Star, 75%) to a high of £426 at The Apartments by The Sloane Club (5 Star, 91%). The breakdown by star rating shows the following averages: Five Star average: £226, Four Star average: £141, Three Star average: £81 and Two Star average: £49.
We use a proprietary algorithm to rank hotels based on user reviews but adjusting for contributing factors. We rank Travelodge Clapham Junction 33rd (joint) of 50 nearby hotels and 2nd (joint) for the 5 two star hotels in the area. In terms of lowest starting rates this hotel is 8th of 51 (4th of 5 two star hotels.). Analysing both the base rates and overall rating for the hotel we rank it 19th of 49 for sheer value for money (Gateway Hotel was top).
More hotels from this chainYou may be thinking your only preferred choice is still going to be the Travelodge chain your closest choices would be:
Travelodge Battersea: is 0.6 miles (0.9 km) away, has a guest satisfaction score of 80% and rates start from about £54.
Travelodge Fulham: is 1.9 miles (3.1 km) from here, earns a customer rating of 80% and base rates begin at about £57.
Travelodge Waterloo: 3.6 miles (5.8 km), rated at 80% and with rates from around £63.
Travelodge Southwark Hotel: 3.9 miles (6.3 km), rated at 80% and with rates from around £81.
Awards: One of the coolest budget hotels in London (Daily Express February 2016)