The Zetter Hotel - London

ex. The Zetter Hotel & Townhouse

86-88 Clerkenwell Road, London, United Kingdom, EC1M 5RJ  show map
 4 stars
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The Zetter Hotel - London

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

Parking

Parking on request

Luggage storage
24-hour

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

24-hour security

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Restaurant

Coffee/Tea in lobby

Snack bar

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Laundry
TV

Flat-screen TV

Editorial review:

The Zetter hotel, which was once a warehouse in Little Italy, has been transformed into a trendy oasis, mixing the comforts of home (hot water bottles on top of the covers) with high-tech comforts like large flat screen TVs.

Verified Reviews:

  • Breakfast is way too expensive - Will stay in the hotel again - Tube station is 5 or 6 minutes walk away
  • Really nice boutique hotel - Big rooms - Comfy bed - Free wireless internet - Service and atmosphere was great
  • Room was small but clean - Good view - Modern bathroom and ultra-cool shower - Restaurant is good but a bit overpriced
  • Decent sized room - Fantastic shower - Cool location - Lots of street noise - Inattentive (bordering on incompetant) staff
  • Hotel has plenty of energy and charm - Good restaurant - Rooms are funky modern, but also comfortable

Overview

The Zetter Hotel is a 4-star property situated about 1.8 km from The Monument, Buckingham Palace and British Museum. Residing in a 5-story building, the hotel was opened in 1900 and renovated in 2004.

Located in a historic area close to Barbican Centre subway station as well as a college and a theater in London. Nestled in the museum district and 3 km from the city center.

There are shopping options, such as boutiques and a market within easy reach of the property.

The hotel's central location offers to get to London City airport in 15 minutes by car.

Rooms

The Zetter Hotel provides guestrooms appointed with satellite TV, a private safe, a personal computer, a work area and a private balcony. Some hotel rooms come with a panoramic view over the city. These individual rooms are equipped with retro furniture.

Eat & Drink

At the small snack bar guests will enjoy a selection of beers, wines and cocktails. Guests can dine at the coffee shop The Artisan of Clerkenwell, which is about 50 meters away.

You can start your day with a continental breakfast, which costs GBP 13.50 per person per night.  A full english breakfast is served at the price of GBP 17.50 per person per night. 

Services

The property offers currency exchange, a storage room and an elevator along with a meeting room, a catering service and a photocopier.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

No parking available.

Number of floors:   5.  Number of rooms:   59.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Parking on request
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • 24-hour security
  • Luggage storage
  • Allergy-free rooms
  • Elevator
  • Currency exchange
  • Multilingual staff

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center

Services

  • 24-hour room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Bicycle rental
  • Laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Newspaper service

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Snack bar
  • Bar/ Lounge area
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby
  • Catering service

Meeting facilities

  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • In-room air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Connecting rooms
  • Dressing area
  • Terrace
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Bottled water
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities

Bathroom

  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Room toiletries

Bedroom

  • Premium bedding

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Policies

Check-in

  • from  3 pm

Check-out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

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Hotel Address:

86-88 Clerkenwell Road, London, United Kingdom, EC1M 5RJ

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City Center
  • London
    1.6 mi
Airports
Train Stations
  • City Thameslink
    3300 ft
  • Old Street Station
    4300 ft
Underground stations
  • Barbican
    1700 ft
  • Farringdon
    1000 ft
  • Bus stop
    1000 ft
Restaurants
  • The Modern Pantry (cuisine: International)
    100 ft
  • Bistrot Bruno Loubet at The Zetter (cuisine: French)
    100 ft
Beaches
  • Shell Beach
    1.4 mi
  • Rushy Bay
    1.4 mi
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of floors:
    5
  • Number of rooms:
    59

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Size: 175 sq. feet
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    Studio
    Size: 240 sq. feet
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      Superior Room
      Size: 220 sq. feet
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          Size: 240 sq. feet
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            Deluxe Studio
            Size: 325 sq. feet
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              How to reach hotel

              hotel The Zetter Hotel - London London location
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              Hotel Address:

              86-88 Clerkenwell Road, London, United Kingdom, EC1M 5RJ

              Get directions
              City Center
              • London
                1.6 mi
              Airports
              Train Stations
              • City Thameslink
                3300 ft
              • Old Street Station
                4300 ft
              Underground stations
              • Barbican
                1700 ft
              • Farringdon
                1000 ft
              • Bus stop
                1000 ft
              Restaurants
              • The Modern Pantry (cuisine: International)
                100 ft
              • Bistrot Bruno Loubet at The Zetter (cuisine: French)
                100 ft
              Beaches
              • Shell Beach
                1.4 mi
              • Rushy Bay
                1.4 mi
              Hotel information
              • Check-in:
                from  3 pm
              • Check-out:
                until  12 pm
              • Number of floors:
                5
              • Number of rooms:
                59

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              The Zetter Hotel Location

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              Places of interest

              • St Peter's Italian Church - 1000 ft
              • Saint Bartholomew the Great Church - 1400 ft
              • City University London - 1700 ft
              • William Wallace memorial - 1700 ft
              • St Bride's Church, Fleet Street - 3000 ft

              Convention centers

              Shopping areas

              • Exmouth Market - 1700 ft

              Amusement

              • Newgate Execution Scaffold - 2700 ft

              Historical sites

              • Doctor Johnson's House - 2700 ft

              Museums

              • Museum Of London - 2700 ft

              Theaters

              • Conti Italia Academy of Theatre Arts Ltd - 1400 ft
              • Sadlers Wells - 1700 ft

              Business areas

              • London Stock Exchange - 3000 ft

              Underground stations

              • Farringdon - 700 ft
              • Barbican - 1400 ft
              • Barbican Centre - 1400 ft
              • Chancery Lane - 2300 ft

              Local attractions

              • British Museum - 1.1 mi
                Great Russell Street, London
              • The Courtauld Gallery - 5200 ft
                Somerset House, Strand, London
              • New London Theatre - 5200 ft
                Drury Lane, London
              • Millennium Bridge - 5000 ft
                Peters Hill, London
              • Thames River - 5200 ft
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              Near the hotel

              • The Museum of the Order of St John - 300 ft
                St John's Gate, London
              • St. Etheldreda's - 1700 ft
                Ely Place, London
              • Bank of England Museum - 2100 ft
                Threadneedle St EC2R 8AH, London
              • Old Bailey - 2600 ft
                Newgate Street, London
              • Islington Museum - 1500 ft
                245 St John Street, London
              • Church of St. Bartholomew the Great - 1800 ft
                West Smithfield, London
              • Museum of London - 2500 ft
                150 London Wall, London

              Restaurants nearby

              • The Modern Pantry - 100 ft

                Address: 47 - 48 St John's Square
                Phone: 020 75539210

                73% likes this, based on 243 reviews
                Cuisine: International
                Price Range: USD 31 - USD 38

              • Giant Robot - 100 ft

                Address: 45-57 Clerkenwell Road
                Phone: 020 7065 6810

                64% likes this, based on 71 reviews
                Cuisine: American
                Price Range: USD 24 - USD 54

              • J+A Cafe - 200 ft

                Address: 4 Sutton Lane
                Phone: 0207 490 2992

                64% likes this, based on 41 reviews

              • Bistrot Bruno Loubet at The Zetter - 100 ft

                Address: 86-88 Clerkenwell Road
                Phone: +44 (0)20 7324 4444

                75% likes this, based on 174 reviews
                Cuisine: French
                Price Range: USD 34 - USD 99

              • Zetter Townhouse Cocktail Lounge - 100 ft

                Address: 49-50 St. John's Square

                73% likes this, based on 38 reviews
                Cuisine: British

              Hotel information
              • Check-in:
                from  3 pm
              • Check-out:
                until  12 pm
              • Number of floors:
                5
              • Number of rooms:
                59

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              The Zetter Hotel Reviews

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

              Average guest rating

              8.2out of 10
              Fabulous
              Based on 86 reviews

              Rating by category:

              Rooms
              9.0
              Value
              8.7
              Service
              10.0
              Location
              9.4
              Dining
              6.0

              Guest reviews

              • Couple
                9.6

                Lovely boutique style, nice restaurant and excellent location

              • Single
                9.6

                Staff was friendly and helpfull to advise all around the hotel. The room is a bit smoll but it was enough size to stay alone. The location is ecellent for shopping and groumet.

              • Couple
                9.6

                Light, well-designed rooms, excellent food, friendly & helpful staff, location convenient for both City and many restaurants/shops etc.

              • Couple
                8.2

                comfort bath and shower fruit in the room wi fi

                lack of hairdryer cold air through windows duvet too short

              • Group of friends
                10.0

                I loved it,it was a lovely experiance to stay away in such a boutique hotel,the rooms was superb espcially the roof delux studio,the satff are wonderful.I will difintly come back again to stay in the Zetter,it ticks all the boxes.

              • Older travelers
                8.8

                We loved the location in Clerkenwell and the modern decor in the hotel. We had one of the rooms on the top floor with a balcony, so the room had plenty of natural light and it was quiet. The hotel staff were all very nice and attentive without being obsequious. It is an easy walk to many interesting places in London. I would stay here again.

                No issues about the stay, but my my, London is not cheap and neither is this hotel, though I don't get the impression its prices are much out of line vs the competition. I am tall, and the size of the spaces inside are not generous, but again, this is London...

              • Family with children
                10.0

                the welcome we received after a long train journey was great. we were shown to our fab room . directed to the audition the next day all the staff were very helpfull it was a pleasure to sleep in such comfortable beds thank you to all .

              • Family with children
                7.0

                It is a pleasant hotel with friendly staff.

                Rooms are small (but well-designed). Given the size of the rooms, I find the nightly rate quite high. That is not unique in London, though.

              • Single
                9.2

                Very swish boutique hotel, friendly staff and very well laid out rooms. Excellent restaurant.

                Toilet wouldn't flush but was fixed very promptly.

              • Group of friends
                8.2

                Fantastic boutique styled hotel. Really swanky and smart looking. Really decent facilities available, and fresh coffee as complimetary was a brilliant catch, :) Pleasent stay all round, with a refreshing rain shower to wake you up in the morning, :)

              • Single
                9.2

                I found the Zetter easy-going, genuine and efficient, and enjoyed it greatly

                Room dining menu is quite limited

              • Family with children
                9.6

                It was one of the best hotels I've ever stayed. It is really clean, well equipped, very convenient in every aspects including getting coffee, tea, and absolutely very strong conditioned free wi-fi. The hottest thing was very fresh lemon smelled shampoo, conditioner and bath soap.

              • Older travelers
                7.0

                location, accessories

                too much noise from lobby/bar in room

              • Couple
                7.8

                Good location and friendly staff.

                It was too expensive given the small size of the rooms.

              • Older travelers
                10.0

                .courteous welcome,efficient check in.delightful room(306)lovely view,v.comfortable bed,clean modern shower-room,great design.The Bistrot staff were friendly,knowledgeable,wonderful service, exceptional innovative menu,memorably delicious lunch.

              How to reach hotel

              hotel The Zetter Hotel - London London location
              Show big map »

              Hotel Address:

              86-88 Clerkenwell Road, London, United Kingdom, EC1M 5RJ

              Get directions
              City Center
              • London
                1.6 mi
              Airports
              Train Stations
              • City Thameslink
                3300 ft
              • Old Street Station
                4300 ft
              Underground stations
              • Barbican
                1700 ft
              • Farringdon
                1000 ft
              • Bus stop
                1000 ft
              Restaurants
              • The Modern Pantry (cuisine: International)
                100 ft
              • Bistrot Bruno Loubet at The Zetter (cuisine: French)
                100 ft
              Beaches
              • Shell Beach
                1.4 mi
              • Rushy Bay
                1.4 mi
              Hotel information
              • Check-in:
                from  3 pm
              • Check-out:
                until  12 pm
              • Number of floors:
                5
              • Number of rooms:
                59

              Hotel Awards

              UKHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedLondonThe Zetter Hotel

              According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
              Best Luxury Hotels in United Kingdom

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