Escape to Clerkenwell! Enjoy its architecture, bars and churches.

Discover the historic area of Clerkenwell—cosy bars, theatres and top sights from Museum of London to Sadler's Wells Theatre.

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Top hotels in Clerkenwell

Estimated price for 1 night / 2 adults
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Crowne Plaza London - Kings Cross
4 out of 5
1 Kings Cross Road, London, England
£115/night
26 Aug-27 Aug
4/5Very Good! (2,262 reviews)

Located in London City Centre, this hotel is within a 15-minute walk of British Library and Russell Square. The British Museum and Old Bailey are also within ...

4/5Very Good! (2,262 reviews)

"Clean room, comfy bed, nice and clean bathroom, housekeeping was done very nicely as requested. The room service was great too. The hotel was in a great location with good restaurants around and railway station nearby. I would definitely stay in this hotel again."…"

Reviewed on 14 Aug 2019

Crowne Plaza London - Kings Cross
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Thistle Barbican Shoreditch
3 out of 5
Central Street, Clerkenwell, London, England
£79/night
25 Aug-26 Aug
3.6/5Good! (1,581 reviews)

Located in London City Centre, this spa hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Barbican Arts Centre and Museum of London. Old Bailey and Liverpool Street are also ...

3.6/5Good! (1,581 reviews)

"The staff were very friendly and helpful. Loved the swimming pool, it was great to be able to relax after a day in London. Some parts of the room looked a bit tired, carpets and bathroom tiles need replacing but apart from that it's a really nice hotel."…"

Reviewed on 11 Aug 2019

Thistle Barbican Shoreditch
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DoubleTree by Hilton London-Islington
4 out of 5
60 Pentonville Road, Islington, London, England
£95/night
25 Aug-26 Aug
4.3/5Excellent! (3,410 reviews)

Located in London City Centre, this eco-friendly hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Sadler's Wells Theatre and Business Design Centre. Barbican Arts Centre ...

4.3/5Excellent! (3,410 reviews)

"I loved the room. All updated and the bathroom was really nice. Bed and pillows were great too. Wish it had a microwave but it did have a refrigerator. Air conditioning was not as efficient. It could have been quite a bit cooler in the room. All in all we enjoyed our stay."…"

Reviewed on 11 Aug 2019

DoubleTree by Hilton London-Islington
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Malmaison London
4 out of 5
18-21 Charterhouse Square, London, England
£123/night
1 Sep-2 Sep
4.3/5Excellent! (1,245 reviews)

Located in London City Centre, this romantic hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Museum of London, Old Bailey, and Barbican Arts Centre. London Stock Exchange ...

4.3/5Excellent! (1,245 reviews)

"Comfortable bedroom. Good location close to tube stations. Helpful and friendly staff."…"

Reviewed on 16 Aug 2019

Malmaison London
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The House of Toby
3 out of 5
61-65 Swinton Street, Kings Cross, London, England
£90/night
26 Aug-27 Aug
3.9/5Very Good! (573 reviews)

Located in London City Centre, this hotel is within 2 miles (3 km) of British Library, Russell Square and The British Museum. BT Tower and Oxford Street are ...

3.9/5Very Good! (573 reviews)

"Great location, particularly for taking the train from Kings Cross/St. Pancras. Property looks relatively new but is already scuffed up and some things needed repair (e.g. the faucet in our bathroom was totally loose and wasn’t repaired during our two night stay). Room was tight for 4 but not bad ..."…"

Reviewed on 17 Aug 2019

The House of Toby
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easyHotel Old Street Barbican
3 out of 5
80 Old Street, London, England
£47/night
8 Sep-9 Sep
2.8/5 (153 reviews)

Located in London City Centre, this hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Barbican Arts Centre and Museum of London. Liverpool Street and Old Bailey are also within ...

2.8/5 (153 reviews)

"Fantastic service, very easy to check in and friendly staff"…"

Reviewed on 25 Jul 2019

easyHotel Old Street Barbican

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Other areas in London

London City Centre
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London City Centre

Theatres, Museums, Urban

Trafalgar Square and National Gallery are a few top attractions in London City Centre. Hop around the city on the metro at Charing Cross Underground Station or Leicester Square Underground Station and check out the area's fascinating museums, stunning river views and acclaimed art galleries.

Central London
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Central London

Urban, Architecture, Theatres

Known for its fascinating museums, stunning river views and acclaimed art galleries, there's plenty to explore in Central London. Top attractions like Piccadilly Circus and Her Majesty's Theatre are major draws. Catch the metro at Piccadilly Circus Underground Station or Green Park Underground Station to see more of the city.

Kensington
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Kensington

Museums, Historical Buildings, Architecture

Relax in the stunning park with a view of the palace, explore the upscale high street and visit the galleries and museums of this affluent neighborhood.

Covent Garden
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Covent Garden

Gardens, Theatres, Urban

The great bars and picturesque gardens are just a few popular features of the neighbourhood. Make a stop by Royal Opera House or Covent Garden Market while you're visiting, and jump aboard the metro at Covent Garden Underground Station to get around town.

Kings Cross St. Pancras
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Kings Cross St. Pancras

Architecture, Urban, Museums

See cultural exhibits, relax in the Champagne bar and visit Platform 9 and 3/4 in this international hub that connects London to mainland Europe.

Paddington
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Paddington

Architecture, Urban, Shopping

Explore the lovely canals and intriguing architecture of this historic neighborhood made famous by a fictional bear from Peru.