Melville Hotel - London

38/39 Argyle Square , London, United Kingdom, WC1H  show map
 2 stars
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Melville Hotel - London

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

Parking

GBP 6 per hour

Luggage storage
24-hour

24-hour reception

TV

Flat-screen TV

Kitchen facilities

Electric kettle

No pets allowed
No Smoking

No smoking on site

Overview

The 2-star Melville Hotel lies within 1.9 km from Tower of London, Nelson's Column and Royal Opera House.

The traditional hotel is placed in a lively area, a short walk from a theater and a museum. The venue is set within 3 km from London city center.

There is Kings Cross train station nearby. The hotel is within 15 minutes' drive from London City airport.

Rooms

This property comprises 45 rooms featuring club double room, family suite and double room with a kitchen, an electronic safe, a minibar, complimentary wireless internet and a work desk. They feature shared bathrooms with a walk-in shower, a hairdryer and bath sheets.

Eat & Drink

A perfect breakfast is served daily. The property is a 5-minute walk from the bar McGlynns.

Services

Melville Hotel provides guesets with housekeeping and 24-hour reception.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the hotel rooms for free.

Guest Parking

public parking is possible on site at GBP 6 per hour.

Number of rooms:   27.

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Facilities

General

  • No smoking on site
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Off-site parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • No pets allowed
  • Luggage storage

Services

  • Housekeeping

Leisure facilities

  • Leisure/ TV room

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Heating
  • Dressing area
  • Kettle

Self-catering

  • Electric kettle

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Parquet floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  2 pm

Check-out

  • until 06:00-11:00 

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 3 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • All children under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

hotel Melville Hotel - London London location
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Hotel Address:

38/39 Argyle Square , London, United Kingdom, WC1H

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City Center
  • London
    2.6 km
Airports
Train Stations
  • Saint Pancras International Station
    200 m
  • Kings Cross Station
    200 m
Underground stations
  • Saint Pancras/Kings Cross Station
    300 m
  • Kings Cross St. Pancras
    300 m
  • Bus stop
    200 m
Restaurants
  • Bella Pasta (cuisine: Italian)
    50 m
  • The Gilbert Scott (cuisine: British)
    230 m
Beaches
  • Shell Beach
    2.2 km
  • Rushy Bay
    2.2 km
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until 06:00-11:00 
  • Number of rooms:
    27

Rooms and availability

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    How to reach hotel

    hotel Melville Hotel - London London location
    Show big map »

    Hotel Address:

    38/39 Argyle Square , London, United Kingdom, WC1H

    Get directions
    City Center
    • London
      2.6 km
    Airports
    Train Stations
    • Saint Pancras International Station
      200 m
    • Kings Cross Station
      200 m
    Underground stations
    • Saint Pancras/Kings Cross Station
      300 m
    • Kings Cross St. Pancras
      300 m
    • Bus stop
      200 m
    Restaurants
    • Bella Pasta (cuisine: Italian)
      50 m
    • The Gilbert Scott (cuisine: British)
      230 m
    Beaches
    • Shell Beach
      2.2 km
    • Rushy Bay
      2.2 km
    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  2 pm
    • Check-out:
      until 06:00-11:00 
    • Number of rooms:
      27

    Melville Hotel Location

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    What's nearby

    Tourist attractions

    Popular areas

    Places of interest

    Train stations

    Monuments and Landmarks

    • King's Cross Station - 100 m

    Museums

    • London Canal Museum - 500 m
    • London Canal Museum - 500 m

    Libraries

    • British Library - 200 m

    Universities, Institutes

    • Great Ormond Street Hospital - 700 m
    • University of London - 900 m

    Theaters

    • Sadlers Wells - 900 m

    Underground stations

    Public parking

    Local attractions

    • Bloomsbury - 1.5 km
      LondonEngland
    • Camden Passage - 1.6 km
      Angel, London
    • St. Etheldreda's - 1.6 km
      Ely Place, London
    • Library and Museum of Freemasonry - 1.5 km
      60 Great Queen St, London
    • New London Theatre - 1.6 km
      Drury Lane, London

    Near the hotel

    • St. Pancras Station - 210 m
      Euston Road, London
    • Foundling Museum - 460 m
      40 Brunswick Square, London
    • British Museum - 1.3 km
      Great Russell Street, London
    • Wellcome Collection - 850 m
      183 Euston Rd, London
    • British Library - 300 m
      96 Euston Road, London
    • London Canal Museum - 610 m
      12-13 New Wharf Road, London
    • The Charles Dickens Museum - 740 m
      48 Doughty Street, London

    Restaurants nearby

    • Bella Pasta - 50 m

      Address: Argyle St

      60% likes this, based on 19 reviews
      Cuisine: Italian

    • McGlynn's Free House - 60 m

      Address: 1-5 Whidborne Street
      Phone: +44 (0)20 7916 9816

      86% likes this, based on 32 reviews

    • Casa Mamma - 180 m

      Address: 339 Grays Inn Road

      61% likes this, based on 203 reviews
      Cuisine: Italian
      Price Range: GBP 11 - GBP 15

    • The Gilbert Scott - 230 m

      Address: Renaissance Hotel St. Pancras
      Phone: 020 7278 3888

      75% likes this, based on 575 reviews
      Cuisine: British
      Price Range: GBP 0 - GBP 128

    • McGlynns - 60 m

      Address: 5 Whidborne St
      Phone: (020)-7916-9816

      52% likes this, based on 31 reviews

    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  2 pm
    • Check-out:
      until 06:00-11:00 
    • Number of rooms:
      27
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    Melville Hotel Reviews

    Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Melville Hotel

    Average guest rating

    6.2out of 10
    Good
    Based on 265 reviews

    Guest reviews

    • Couple
      5.0

      It was very close to the station and center of London.

      It wasn't clear that the rooms weren't en-suite and the rooms were tiny, literally barely able to put our suitcases down. Also the bed had broken springs and was very uncomfortable.

    • Older travelers
      6.0

      The room was clean, the bed linen fresh and the bathroom immaculate. But the room was tiny, the bathroom so small one needed to have the bathroom door open when using the toilet. Equally, breakfast was at another hotel a hundred yards or so away - the food was fine but very basically presented.

      Small room

    • Single
      7.4

      Adequate & comfortable hotel. When I stayed I had to go across the road to another hotels small funny room for breakfast & ended up waiting in the street for 15mins as they had no space.

      Breakfast facilities when I stayed. Also no complimentary toiletries, ie shower gel or shampoo.

    • Single
      7.0

      They were clean rooms. I was surprised that I needed to go to another hotel to have breakfast. It was a very small breakfast room and very few choices for breakfast.... They had mix coffee for hot water and white bread so low quality food. There was not enough tables for the guests. For the high prices I payed it was not worth it. Also I needed to iron my shirts and i had to iron at the reception and not in my room. The hotel rooms I stayed in were very comfortable, new and very clean. It was also very close to St. Pancreas train station and tube.

      The price was so high for the quality of the hotel. Breakfast room was too small and we needed to cross the street to go there... Quality of the food wasn't so great unless you are used to folgers coffee mix and white bread.

    • Family with children
      5.0

      location, staff helpful

      room very small, noise from other rooms and staircase, breakfast served in a basement of another hotel

    • Group of friends
      4.2

      the location of the hotel

      we booked a room in melville but got a room in excelsior hotel which is situated in the same street. extremly small room!!! you had to queue for the breakfast!!

    • Group of friends
      6.2

      I stayed here for one night, I had just arrived from France. I could not comment on the facilties as I arrived very late and left quite early the next day. The location is excellent for Transport links. The room was as advertised, and was quite small but it was clean, the bed linen was a nice quality and the shower room/toilet had been recently refurbished and was clean and fresh. I would use this hotel again, I hope that it keeps up this standard.

    • Single
      5.8

      Friendly and helpfull staff. Small but functional and quiet room with modern design and good technical equipment.

      The reception would need a renovation in the modern style & atmosphere of the rooms. Breakfast was served outside in very small souterrain room of a nearby hotel.

    • Couple
      8.8

      it was fantastic for its price and covinience. i lived in room 42-39*, i think this room can be accomadated by three persons instead of two. all facilities are new and clean. compared with one of three-star hotels nearby i once stayed, it is better not only on pirce but also on facilities. the staff are all friendly. They look after my bags even after I check out.i will strongly recommended to my friends.

      decoration style make me feel something unfinished.

    • Group of friends
      4.6

      nice television

      Room was a bit dirty also toilet flushed only once a day.

    • Older travelers
      8.8

      Ideally situated near Kings Cross Station, in a quiet Square, perfect for sight seeing in London convenient for using Underground tube stations, will use it again.

    • Older travelers
      8.2

      The room was recently renovated and had everything we needed. Well located and quiet.

      The entrance foyer needs attention as initial impressions aren't good

    • Single
      9.2

      Great location, very nice and comfortable rooms ... definitely would recommend for business trip or short stay in London.

    • Older travelers
      7.0

      Very comfortable room and a comfortable bed.

      Having to walk in the snow to another hotel for breakfast. However, it was in the winter months and the snow was unusual for the time of year.The breakfast was most satisfactory considering it was continental breakfast and the staff courteous.

    • Group of friends
      6.6

      Location location location and free wifi.

      room is small and no bath or shower amenities.

    How to reach hotel

    hotel Melville Hotel - London London location
    Show big map »

    Hotel Address:

    38/39 Argyle Square , London, United Kingdom, WC1H

    Get directions
    City Center
    • London
      2.6 km
    Airports
    Train Stations
    • Saint Pancras International Station
      200 m
    • Kings Cross Station
      200 m
    Underground stations
    • Saint Pancras/Kings Cross Station
      300 m
    • Kings Cross St. Pancras
      300 m
    • Bus stop
      200 m
    Restaurants
    • Bella Pasta (cuisine: Italian)
      50 m
    • The Gilbert Scott (cuisine: British)
      230 m
    Beaches
    • Shell Beach
      2.2 km
    • Rushy Bay
      2.2 km
    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  2 pm
    • Check-out:
      until 06:00-11:00 
    • Number of rooms:
      27