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Top Hotels Close to The British Museum

Morgan Hotel
3.5 out of 5
0.052 mi from The British Museum
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The price is $113 per night
4/5Very Good! (677 reviews)

"Excellent location to restaurants and sight seeing."…"

Reviewed on Mar 19, 2020

Morgan Hotel
St Giles London - A St Giles Hotel
3 out of 5
0.1 mi from The British Museum
The price is $91 per night
3.8/5Good! (3,774 reviews)

"Thoroughly enjoyed my stay. Fab swimming pool downstairs. Clean sheets every day. Great location but surprisingly quiet. Room a little basic but are being upgraded. Will go back."…"

Reviewed on Mar 25, 2020

St Giles London - A St Giles Hotel
Rosewood London
5 out of 5
0.2 mi from The British Museum
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4.7/5Exceptional! (780 reviews)
Good enough for drake good enough for me

"From driving up to the entrance straight away I knew this hotel was for us , valet parking was superb and in the court yard , parking in London can be a issue in most London hotels not for this one . Bathroom was lovely and dry cleaning was express .The bar was 10/10 and staff were great . Hotel ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar 16, 2020

Rosewood London
The Academy
5 out of 5
0.2 mi from The British Museum
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4.4/5Excellent! (216 reviews)

"I really liked this hotel. A very nice room on the first floor with a beautiful bathroom. People were very warm and helpful. A fantastic breakfast. The hotel is very close to many great places."…"

Reviewed on Feb 29, 2020

The Academy
Jurys Inn London Holborn
4 out of 5
0.1 mi from The British Museum
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4/5Very Good! (992 reviews)

"Sadly, because of the Coronavirus pandemic, I actually never was able to stay at Jurys Inn. My flight to London was cancelled less than 24 hours before I was to fly to England. I had been so looking forward to staying at this hotel. The location is perfect: 2 blocks from a subway station, within ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar 23, 2020

Jurys Inn London Holborn
Grange Beauchamp
4 out of 5
0.1 mi from The British Museum
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $98 per night
4.1/5Very Good! (770 reviews)

"We had a lovely time x Lovely place to stay and the staff were very friendly and helpful x we definitely be back again x"…"

Reviewed on Mar 15, 2020

Grange Beauchamp
SACO Fitzrovia
4 out of 5
0.3 mi from The British Museum
The price is $142 per night
4.5/5Wonderful! (107 reviews)

"Comfortable property in a convenient location, with easy access to restaurants, shopping, museums and galleries."…"

Reviewed on Feb 14, 2020

SACO Fitzrovia
Grange White Hall Hotel
4 out of 5
0.1 mi from The British Museum
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $98 per night
3.8/5Good! (771 reviews)
London weekend

"Excellent stay, easily situated for access to tubes also easy walking distance if needed."…"

Reviewed on Mar 17, 2020

Grange White Hall Hotel
The Trafalgar St. James London, Curio Collection by Hilton
5 out of 5
0.8 mi from The British Museum
The price is $268 per night
4.7/5Exceptional! (687 reviews)

"We really liked the room we got. It had plenty of space, especially for a hotel room in London. The hotel is super well located, and has a cool vibe to it. The only thing we didn't like, was that the room had a funky/fishy smell to it, especially as we entered the room."…"

Reviewed on Mar 30, 2020

The Trafalgar St. James London, Curio Collection by Hilton
The Strand Palace Hotel
4 out of 5
0.5 mi from The British Museum
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $151 per night
4/5Very Good! (12,416 reviews)

"The hotel is located at a very good place where you can walk to Big Ben (20 mins). Many restaurants nearby and the staffs are very helpful. However, the rooms a little small. Thank you, team! ❤️"…"

Reviewed on Mar 20, 2020

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The British Museum is located in a vibrant area of London known for its stunning architecture and popular theater scene. The neighborhood is home to 3308 hotels and other accommodations, so you can find something that works for your stay.

Staying Near The British Museum

Choose from 842 hotels and accommodations within a mile of The British Museum, including these options:

  • The Strand Palace Hotel: This 4-star hotel features a restaurant, free WiFi, and a fitness center. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its dining options and proximity to public transit.
  • St Giles London - A St Giles Hotel: With a stay at this 3-star hotel, guests can enjoy access to 4 restaurants and an indoor pool, along with WiFi. Our customers like its family-friendly amenities and proximity to the airport.
  • Kimpton Fitzroy London: This 5-star hotel features a restaurant, free WiFi, and a fitness center. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its family-friendly amenities and comfortable, quiet rooms.

Things to See and Do Near The British Museum

After you've visited The British Museum, you can explore the sights within just a few miles of the area.

You might want to spend some time browsing the exhibits at National Gallery, Westminster Abbey, or Tate Modern. Russell Square, Royal Opera House, and Covent Garden Market are some of the local landmarks to explore. You can check out the local talent at New London Theatre, Phoenix Theatre, and Cambridge Theatre.

If you want to see more of the surrounding area, you might plan a visit to Aldwych Theatre and Lyceum Theatre. Spend some time checking out Queens Theatre, which is 0.5 mi (0.9 km) from The British Museum, or make a stop by Leicester Square, located 0.6 mi (0.9 km) away.

Traveling around The British Museum

With so many ways to get around, seeing all of the area near The British Museum is easy. You can take advantage of metro transit at Piccadilly Circus Underground Station, Green Park Underground Station, and Leicester Square Underground Station. If you want to see more of the area, jump aboard a train from London Charing Cross Station, London Victoria Rail Station, or London Waterloo Station.

Frequently asked questions

What's the area like around The British Museum?
The British Museum is located in a vibrant area of London known for its stunning architecture and popular theater scene. If you’re looking for a convenient place to stay, check out the 1794 hotels and other accommodations you’ll find within a mile.
Where is the best place to stay near The British Museum?
Adjacent to The British Museum, Morgan Hotel is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveler data, and this 3.5-star hotel offers free breakfast and free WiFi. Other good options within a short distance include ME London and The House of Toby.
If I need to cancel the hotel reservation for my stay near The British Museum, will I receive a refund?
Yes, most hotel reservations are refundable if you cancel before the accommodation’s cancellation deadline, which is often 24 or 48 hours before your check-in date. If your reservation is non-refundable, it may still be possible to cancel it and receive a refund within 24 hours of your booking. Plug in your dates, click on “Search”, then filter by “free cancellation” to get the top deals on offer near The British Museum.
Where can I learn more about changing or cancelling my trip in the area near The British Museum?
To access more information about picking new dates or cancelling your stay near The British Museum, click here.
What can I see and do near The British Museum?
You might want to spend some time browsing the exhibits at National Gallery, Churchill War Rooms, or Tate Modern. Royal Opera House, Covent Garden Market, and Aldwych Theatre are monuments to see when you’re exploring the area around The British Museum. You can catch a show at Lyceum Theatre, Piccadilly Theatre, and London Palladium Theatre.
How can I get to The British Museum?
Walk to nearby metro stations like Russell Square Underground Station, Holborn Underground Station, and Euston Square Underground Station. If you’d like to venture farther outside of the area, consider renting a car to take in more sights.

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