Bankside Hotel

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4.9 of 5 stars4.9/5 (94 Reviews)

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4 Star Hotel

2 Blackfriars Rd, Upper Ground, London, England, SE19JU, United Kingdom

Set on the culturally vibrant South Bank of London, the top cultural spots are Tate Modern, St. Paul's, Borough Market, Shakespeare's Globe, National Theatre, Royal Festival Hall, and South Bank Centre. Southwark & Blackfriars Tube stations are a four minute walk away and Waterloo station is less than a 10 minute walk from the hotel.

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Hotel Details


Hotel Description

At the heart of the culturally vibrant South Bank, Bankside Hotel puts authentic London on your doorstep. The Tate Modern, National Theatre, Borough Market and St. Paul's are all nearby, so whether you love art, theatre, food, history or anything that is just a bit different, staying at this hotel makes it really easy to dive in and explore. The Bankside strives to make everything feel like home, with eclectic artworks and handpicked furniture. The artsy neighborhood contributes to the innovative and eccentric ambiance with rotating resident local artists who have their work on display throughout the hotel.

Key Features

  • Distance from Airport: 19 Miles
  • Distance from Train Station: 5 Minutes
  • Area: South Bank
  • Number of Rooms: 161
  • Number of Floors: 5
  • Elevator(s)
  • Last Renovation: 2018
  • Check-In Time: 3:00 p.m.
  • Check-Out Time: 11:00 a.m.
  • Wheelchair-Accessible Room(s) Available
  • Nonsmoking Property


  • Air-Conditioning in Public Areas
  • Activities/Tour Desk
  • Bar(s)
  • Concierge Desk
  • Health/Fitness Facility
  • Internet Access (wireless)
  • Restaurant(s)
  • Safe Deposit Box
Features for a Fee
  • Conference Room(s)
  • Currency Exchange
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Parking (self)
  • Parking (valet)
  • Room Service (24 hours)
  • Restaurants (nearby)
  • Shopping (nearby)


Art Yard Bar and Kitchen:  An informal all-day restaurant, serving fresh seasonal food, rejuvenating cocktails, and local beers and wines from off the beaten track.

  • Air-Conditioned
  • Meals Served: Breakfast | Lunch | Dinner
  • Menu Type: A la carte
  • Reservations: Not Required
  • Cuisine Type: International
  • Dress Code: Casual Attire

Guests will feel at home with handpicked furniture, hi-tech touches and eclectic artwork; integrated with a contemporary metropolitan design.

All rooms include luxury bathrobes and slippers, a rain shower, individually controlled A/C, remote-controlled blackout blinds, LED TV including Google Chromecast streaming functionality, USB charging sockets, an interactive tablet used to order room service and amenities, free Wi-Fi, in-room mini fridge, a Nespresso coffee machine and tea making facilities.

Available in All Rooms:
  • Air-Conditioning
  • Coffee/Tea Maker
  • Hair Dryer
  • In-Room Safe
  • Internet Access (wireless)
  • Iron/Ironing Board
  • Nonsmoking Rooms Available
  • Satellite/Cable TV
  • Radio
  • Housekeeping - Daily

Modest King Room

Rooms feature a work desk with floor to ceiling windows for natural light.

  • Bedding: King

Ample King Room

Rooms are slightly larger than the Modest King and feature a work desk with floor to ceiling windows for natural light.

Ample King rooms are only available when booking the Modest King room with the upgrade promotion included.

  • Bedding: King

Spacious King Room

Rooms are larger than the Ample King and feature a work desk with floor to ceiling windows for natural light and a sitting area. A sofabed is included for the third guest.

  • Bedding: King and Pull-Out Sofa


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