HostelBookers Unveils Cheap Accommodation for the London 2012 Olympics
LONDON, June 28, 2012 /PRNewswire/ –
The most important sporting event in the world, the London 2012 Olympics is fast
approaching – and travelling to London for the Games could turn out much cheaper than
HostelBookers.com, the budget accommodation specialists, have cheap hotels
[http://www.hostelbookers.com/hotels/england/london ], hostels and apartments available -
all within 35 minutes’ travel time or less from the Olympic Park.
Properties still with availability for Olympic dates include:
Equity Point London, Paddington
This Georgian style building, with its characteristic entrance flanked by white
columns and typical windows of this architectural style, has 68 en suite rooms distributed
over 7 floors. It is located next to Paddington train station, where the Heathrow Express
connects the main London airport with the city centre in 15 minutes. Travel time from
Paddington to Olympic Park on the tube: 35 minutes.
Dorms from GBP39 per person per night.
Hanover Hotel, Victoria
A bed and breakfast close to Buckingham Palace, which combines friendly service with
comfortable accommodation and a convenient location. Travel time from Victoria to Olympic
Park on the tube: 30 minutes
Triple en-suite GBP54 per person per night.
Safestay, Elephant & Castle [http://www.hostelbookers.com/hostels/england/london/79659
A beautiful 19th century Georgian building just south of London’s River Thames with
plenty of cool bars, museums and cafes a stone’s throw away. It’s secure, stylish,
comfortable and funky, with a heated and illuminated garden for guests to relax in.
Designed by Black Box Interiors, the original architectural features of the Grade II
listed-building have been preserved and integrated into the modern design of the interior.
Travel time from Elephant & Castle to Olympic Park on the tube: 25 minutes.
Dorms from GBP50 per person per night.
Hotel Bluebells, Notting Hill
Blue Bells is a hotel of understated style, in keeping with its classic heritage and
garden square outlook. It is a family run hotel in an 18th century Victorian building
which comprises of 26 rooms spanning over 4 stories. It is ideally located in the heart of
Notting Hill within a walking distance of Portobello Road and Westbourne Park Grove.
Travel time from Notting Hill to Olympic Park on the tube: 30 minutes.
Double private en-suite GBP74 per person per night.
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Giovanna Gentile, +44(0)20-7440-493, Giovanna.Gentile@Hostelbookers.com