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In-room safe, free WiFi, linens
In-room safe, free WiFi, linens
In-room safe, free WiFi, linens

4.1/5 Very good

Guests rated this property 4.5/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Restaurant
  • Business Services
  • Bar
  • Laundry
  • Housekeeping

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • 48-hour vacancy between guest room stays
  • Hand sanitiser provided

Explore the area

    Popular LocationRussell Square10 min walk
    Popular LocationThe British Museum16 min walk
    Popular LocationSt. Paul's Cathedral9 min drive
    AirportLondon (LHR-Heathrow)54 min drive

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About this area


Located near the beach, The Goodenough on Mecklenburgh Square is in London's London City Centre neighbourhood. The British Museum and Aldwych Theatre are cultural highlights, and some of the area's popular attractions include Madame Tussaud's Wax Museum and London Eye. Looking to enjoy an event or a game? See what's going on at Emirates Stadium, or consider Piccadilly Theatre for a night out. Guests love the guest house's quiet location.
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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Russell Square - 10 min walk
  • The British Museum - 16 min walk
  • St. Paul's Cathedral - 9 min drive
  • Leicester Square - 12 min drive
  • Trafalgar Square - 13 min drive

Getting around

  • Russell Square Underground Station - 8 min walk
  • London King's Cross Station - 10 min walk
  • AirportLondon (LHR-Heathrow) - 54 min drive


  • Great Hall — 1 min walk
  • Blue Lion - 3 min walk
  • Salaam Namaste - 3 min walk
  • The Duke - 4 min walk
  • The Harrison - 4 min walk

About this property

The Goodenough on Mecklenburgh Square

4-star London guesthouse in London City Centre, near Russell Square
A restaurant, a bar/lounge and a coffee shop/café are available at this smoke-free guesthouse. WiFi in public areas is free. Additionally, coffee/tea in a common area, a business centre and a meeting room are on-site. All 65 rooms offer free WiFi and free wired Internet, plus safes and showers.
The Goodenough on Mecklenburgh Square offers 65 forms of accommodation with a safe and free toiletries. Guests can surf the web using complimentary wired and wireless Internet access. Bathrooms include a shower. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
Property is disinfected with electrostatic spray
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter
Guest accommodations are sealed after cleaning
Follows regional sanitisation guidelines of We're Good To Go (UK)

Social distancing

Contactless check-out
Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Guest rooms kept vacant for 48 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Masks and gloves available
Masks are required at the property
Hand sanitiser provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
Individually wrapped food options available for breakfast
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Property amenities


  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi and wired Internet
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi and wired Internet

Parking and public transport

  • No on-site parking available

Food and drink

  • 1 restaurant and 1 coffee shop/cafe
  • 1 bar
  • Coffee/tea in a common area

Family friendly

  • Dry cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities


  • Banquet hall
  • Free newspapers in reception
  • Front-desk safe
  • No lifts

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage

Languages spoken

  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Italian
  • Spanish

Business services

  • 1 meeting room
  • Business centre


  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities


  • Heating
  • Linens


  • Free toiletries
  • Shower
  • Towels


  • Safe

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Check-in from 3:00 PM - anytime
Minimum check-in age - 18


Check-out before 11 AM

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Renovations and closures

This property is closed from 6 November 2020 to 17 January 2021 (dates subject to change).
The following facilities or services will be unavailable from September 9 2020 to December 31 2020 (dates subject to change):
  • Dining venue(s)

Access methods

Staffed front desk


Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Payment types at the property

Important information

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
No on-site parking is available
The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation
This property accepts credit cards, debit cards and cash
Safety features at this property include carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, a first aid kit and window guards

We should mention

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms
This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly)

National rating

This establishment has received its official star rating from VisitEngland, the National Tourist Board for England.

Property is also known as

Goodenough Club House London
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Goodenough Club Hotel London
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Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at The Goodenough on Mecklenburgh Square and receive a full refund?
Yes, The Goodenough on Mecklenburgh Square offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to The Goodenough on Mecklenburgh Square cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Is The Goodenough on Mecklenburgh Square pet-friendly?
No, only service animals are welcome at the property.
How much is parking at The Goodenough on Mecklenburgh Square?
This guest house doesn't offer parking.
What time is check-in at The Goodenough on Mecklenburgh Square?
Check-in is from 3:00 PM - anytime.
What time is check-out at The Goodenough on Mecklenburgh Square?
Checkout is at 11 AM.
Where is The Goodenough on Mecklenburgh Square located?
Located in London City Centre, this guesthouse is within 2 miles (3 km) of Russell Square, The British Museum and Oxford Street. The Strand and Aldwych Theatre are also within 1 mile (2 km). Russell Square Underground Station is 8 minutes by foot and London King's Cross Station is 10 minutes.
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Property conditions & facilities

1/5 Terrible

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The room was great, however the staff was not helpful
Stayed 1 night in Aug 2020

4/5 Good

Stayed 3 nights in Mar 2020

3/5 Okay

Business traveller
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Hideously overpriced
Tv broken, no iron, no hair dryer, massive crack in the wall. Staff were excellent though.If it was half the price I’d have no complaints, but at 180 for a single room I expect far better.
Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020

5/5 Excellent

Business traveller, Travelled with partner
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Modern shower, bid comfy bed and fantastic breakfast at the Goodenough college.
Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with group
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Stayed 1 night in Feb 2020