Occupying a Victorian building dating from 1849, this informal hotel is 3 miles from the Crown Jewels at the Tower of London and 5 miles from Egyptian mummies and ancient Greek artefacts at the British Museum.
No-nonsense rooms have functional furnishings and feature free Wi-Fi, flat-screen TVs, and tea and coffeemaking facilities, plus en suite bathrooms. Themed-rooms feature chic urban designs.
There's an Italian restaurant. Breakfast and parking is available (fee).