Hour Glass is a basic, budget hotel, situated near Central London in multicultural area. Guests at this hotel get to enjoy the benefits of being located above a traditional quiet and cosy little pub with reasonably priced beverages. This atmospheric Victorian pub is a great place to soak up a real taste of traditional English life. You can relax with a drink and pizza or enjoy a game of cards, darts and domino, watch sports on the big screen or simply listen to the music. We are close to: Elephant & Castle - the nearest two underground lines (Northern & Bakerloo) and train station, where you can also find big shopping centre and famous in the whole world Night Club - Ministry of Sound with five different rooms to enjoy your boogie nights Oval Cricket Ground Kennington Park War Museum with free of charge admission Brixton Academy with loads of various events. Burgess Park with a water pond, where you can relax and play all kind of sport including tennis and football it is only 3 minutes away Old Kent Road with loads of various cuisine restaurants and buffets, internet cafes, night shops and clubs - 5 min. East Street Market - old fashioned market with fresh groceries and other things - 10 min Millwall Football Ground - 25 min Free Wi-Fi connection throughout entire property. On-site parking also available - an extra charges applicable (7.00 GBP - regular vehicle, 10.00 GBP - commercial vehicle), Free Parking on street-site only between 18.30 - 8.30). Our comfortable hotel combines a quiet location with a homely atmosphere, as well as easy access to Central London. Rooms & Facilities: We have private, simply decorated but comfortable and painted in various colours rooms. SINGLE ROOM contains 1 single bed, DOUBLE ROOM - 1 double bed, TWIN ROOM - 2 single beds, TRIPLE ROOM - 1 single and 1 double beds and FAMILY ROOM - 2 singles and 1 double. Each room has a washbasin, with constant hot water supply, mirror, 26 LCD flat TV with DVD, wardrobe, fresh bed linen and towels, refrigerator, kettle and welcome/complementary tea and coffee, free Wi-Fi. This Hotel has shared bathroom and provides to its customers with towels and liquid soap, shampoo and body wash in the bathrooms. The hotel has fully equipped kitchen facility (self catering option with the cooker, 2 microwaves and toaster, washing and dryer machines to lower even more the cost). Continental Breakfast - 5.99 GBP per person (packed breakfast contain: toast & crunch bread, butter, jam, chocolate, spreadable & sliced cheese, yogurt, milk, orange juice, fruit, coffee, tea, biscuit) iron with ironing board, hear dryers and electric converters (Euro/USA - UK) are available on request. Directions (how to arrive at the establishment): We are located around 20 minutes from the hart of London by public transport, within walking distance (around 15 minutes) from the Elephant and Castle tube station (Northern and Bakerloo lines). We recommend taking a short (5 minutes) bus 343/N343 ride from outside underground station - platform R towards New Cross Gate. From Liverpool Street Train Station take bus 42 towards Denmark Hill Station (30 minutes). From Victoria Train Station take District or Circle Line tube towards Embankment, than Bakerloo Line towards Elephant and Castle and than Bus 343. DEPART at Alsace Road, we are across the street on Beaconsfield Road (during the night seek for an orange hotel sign on the left side of the building). IMPORTANT INFORMATION Check-in: PLEASE NOTE - Check in between Sunday and Thursday 1pm and 10pm and Friday -Saturday 1pm and 11pm. In case of late arrival please make a special arrangement - an extra charges might be applicable Cancellation Policy on regular bookings: In the event of a no show (which will be treated as a cancellation) or a cancellation with less than 2 day notice prior to the date of arrival, an amount equivalent to 100% of the
Clean, good equipment in room, plenty of hot water, fairly quiet.
No door on shower cubicle so had to kneel in the bath.
I did not spend more than 2 hours in the hotel however I booked it for 5 days.The room was not the same as it was offered through internet.
Room met minimum standard, somewhat cheap.
Poor location, bad state of repair.
The helpfulness of the staff with regard to my parking and the safety of my car
The lack of parking facilities at the hotel