We have not yet visited any of these hotels, so we can't make recommendations, but online reviews indicate that they are good quality with reasonable prices.
Milesfaster.com: This website has a list of hotels which are within 1-2 miles of UNICEF UK’s offices. You can book through this site (prices tend to include taxes and breakfast but double- check) or contact the hotels directly (full hotel details below).
- Thistle City Barbican – 10 mins from UNICEF UK. Central Street, Clerkenwell, EC1V 8DSTel: UK 0871 376 9004, Int +44 870 333 9101, CityBarbican@Thistle.co.uk. To get the best rates, call the hotel and ask for their government rate.
- Citadines Barbican Apartments – 8 mins from UNICEF UK7-21 Goswell Road, London EC1M 7AHApartment/hotel with double sofa beds.
- Holiday Inn Express London City – 20 minutes from UNICEF UK.
- The Rookery – 8 mins from UNICEF UK; 1 min from Farringdon tube 12 Peters Lane, London, EC1M 6DS tel: 020 73360931, 0871 223 5000
- The Zetter – 3 mins from UNICEF UK. 86-88 Clerkenwell Road, London EC1M 5RJ
- Malmaison – 10-15 mins from UNICEF UK. Charterhouse Square, London EC1M 6AH. Expensive but offers ‘Saver Rates’ online.
- Crowne Plaza – 30-35 mins from UNICEF UK. 100 Shoreditch High Street E1 6QJ
- Travel Lodge London City – 20-25 mins from UNICEF UK. 7-12 City Road, London EC1Y 1AE.
Other hotel/apartments – a little further afield:
- Club Quarters, St Paul's – 1.4 miles from UNICEF UK. UNICEF HQ has a special rate with Club Quarters hotels worldwide and the password is UNICEF.
- MINC Apartments, Eagle Court
- MINC Apartments, Cock Lane
Other hotels which are 30-40 mins away from UNICEF UK’s office (no special rate):
Southampton Row, London WC1B 4HD
Reservations: + 44 (0) 20 7636 7822
London WC1B 5BB
Reservations: +44 (0)20 7837 3655
UNICEF UK has a special rate with Grange Hotels. The hotels below are near Russell Square/Covent Garden area (30-30 minutes’ walk from Clerkenwell). When booking your reservation, use the UNICEF Rates Access ID: 18072 for the special rate.
GRANGE HOLBORN HOTEL
50-60 Southampton Row
Tel: 020 7242 1800
London WC1B 4AR
GRANGE WHITE HALL HOTEL
2-5 Montague Street
Tel: 020 7580 2224
London, WC1B 5BU
7 Montague Street
Tel: 020 7323 1717
London, WC1B 5BP
Bloomsbury Townhouse Collection
THE BUCKINGHAM 4*
39-40 Bedford Place
Tel: 020 7636 2474
London, WC1B 5JT
31-32 Bedford Place
Tel: 020 7580 7088
London, WC1B 5JH
34-37 Bedford Place
Tel: 020 7307 1575
London, WC1B 5JR