Where to stay in London

Where is the best place to stay in London?

Piccadilly Circus square is the meeting point of all Londoners and tourists alike. It is located on the West End in central London, and it hosts most of the touristic highlights. After taking plenty of happy snap photos all day, shopping, leisure activities and boutique cafes and restaurants are easily accessible here. There are a range of accommodation places on offer in Piccadilly Circus, including vibrant modern hotels to quaint bed and breakfast lodgings tucked away in the centre of the city.

From Piccadilly Circus emerges Shaftesbury Ave., the theatre avenue, linking with Charing Cross Road which has a renowned performance culture. Regent Street, which crosses Piccadilly Circus, together with Oxford Street and Bond Street, are among the main shopping precincts of the city.

Walking from Piccadilly Circus you can access the vast majority of London's tourist highlights. This is the place to be to see some of the most talked about sights in London, such as Buckingham Palace, Hyde Park, Trafalgar Square, the Big Ben, the Houses of Parliament and Westminster Abbey.


For a truly central and unforgettable experience in London, Best Location Hotels recommends staying in Piccadilly Circus so that you don’t miss anything that London has to offer.

Best hotels on London center

Best hotelsRankingPrice/night
5 stars hotels
Hotel 411445 - 632$
Haymarket Hotel4642 - 834$
Taj 51 Buckingham Gate Suites and Residences5458 - 595$
Covent Garden Hotel6902 - 1172$
4 stars hotels
The Montague On The Gardens8372 - 528$
The Chesterfield Mayfair9382 - 486$
The Nadler Soho14344 - 447$
The Fielding Hotel46213 - 276$
3 stars hotels
Arosfa20215 - 279$
Premier Inn London City - Old Street31132 - 171$Recomended best value
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Other areas to stay in London

Central Piccadilly Circus is the best place to stay in London, but can be quite expensive. There are many other regions of London that have excellent accommodation options that cater for all budgets and circumstances. London is very well connected by the Tube and the Underground train network so getting around is quite simple and easy.



This large district has value for money in its range of accommodation. It offers all styles of accommodation from budget hostels to comfortable bed and breakfasts and provides walking access many tourist sights. This is an ideal area for a quieter stay in London where the nightlife isn’t too loud but there is activity throughout the day. There are also plenty of buses and tours that come along this area.



Quite close to the West End and easy access to Convent Garden and Leicester Square, this area has many affordable hotels and accommodations. There is a wide range of bookshops and quirky collectors’ shops along the main street as well as the British Museum within walking distance. There is plenty to see and do and many options of places to eat out at restaurants and cafes.



An ideally central location and close to the main coach bus station in London, all grades of accommodation are available in Victoria. This area caters for any budget type and provides plenty of options. There are many tours that start from Victoria and direct access with buses to all the airports around London which makes it incredibly convenient.


Earls Court and Hammersmith

To the west of central London, there are numerous budget hotels in this region. There are also plenty of choices for restaurants, cafes and book stores. This is quieter area of London and has a more laid-back feel away from the major tourist hot spots. The Tube is easily accessible and is just four stations away from Westminster Abbey and other famous landmarks.



This area is convenient to use as a base for exploring London and is the most convenient area from Heathrow Airport and has access to a train station with connections all across England. There is a variety of accommodation options that offer good value for money here.



Here you will find plenty of budget style accommodation options but it remains to be a pleasant place to stay. Most budget hostels or hotels have a good vibe and don’t appear too cheap or unfriendly, but it is worth reading reviews from other guests before booking. There is an Underground connection that has access to all the major tourist destinations in 20 minutes.


Regents Park and Hampstead

To the north of central London, this area can be accessed by the Tube. There are many accommodation options in this predominately Georgian Village neighbourhood and has good access to London Zoo, Madame Tussaud’s and many beautiful parklands. This region is well connected to the main tourist destinations of London.


Any area you stay in London will provide an excellent experience and will be well connected to the best tourist destinations via the Tube system. Best Location Hotels recommends staying in Piccadilly Circus for absolute centrality and the best access to the amazing sites on offer in London Town.