Refurbishment September 2023 – July 2025 

We are excited to announce that the iconic Central Park Hotel is under major transformation. Sometimes things need to get ugly before they get pretty !

Our guests are at the heart of all the decisions we make, and your comfort during this period has our priority.

We look forward to welcoming you during and post-refurbishment to share more enhanced experiences.

Budget-friendly family hotels in London

All travellers share the same motivation when choosing accommodation in a new city. Cleanliness, practicality, location, and hospitable staff are key when searching for where to stay. Those visiting London as a family – particularly where younger children – have other requirements to consider. Where to start when seeking budget-friendly family hotels in London?

Which is the best area to stay in London with a family?

Those travelling with children will appreciate a central hotel to public transport, family attractions, and kid-friendly restaurants.

As the tourism heart, the West End is the natural starting point for where to stay in London. In particular, the Paddington area ticks all the boxes.

This Central London neighbourhood is served by Paddington Station, with reliable and efficient connections to Heathrow Airport and the West Country. Quiet backstreets yield some of the most family-friendly hotels in London where you can rest assured you will sleep soundly. 

Local attractions include Hyde Park, Madame Tussauds, Little Venice, and Kensington Palace. Furthermore, there is a strong supply of restaurants where children will receive a warm welcome. 

Best budget-friendly family hotels in London

  1. Central Park Hotel 

The Central Park Hotel is steps from London’s iconic Hyde Park. Queensway Underground Station is less than 2 minutes from the property while Paddington is a 10-minute stroll.

Ideal for families, triple rooms have an en suite bathroom plus all the necessary amenities for the modern family. Families seeking the quietest experience may reserve a room on the 7th floor. 

In addition to the rooms, the Central Park Hotel has a ground floor restaurant where families can start their day with a continental breakfast. 

Book direct and benefit from exclusive advance saver rates at this popular hotel. 

  1. Royal Eagle Hotel

Children and teenagers of all ages will be impressed by the elegant facade of the Royal Eagle Hotel, the sister of the Central Park Hotel.

Moments from the bustling Paddington Basin, this hotel is surrounded by exciting delis and cafes with something on the menu for the entire family.

Family rooms with a separate seating area are available while select units have a balcony overlooking the quiet avenue. All rooms come with a private bathroom, complimentary Wi-Fi, and satellite TV. After all, after a day of exploring the city highlights, a spot of downtime with a movie is essential!

Booking direct means even more cash to spend on the incredible attractions near one of the best family hotels in London.

Tips for booking budget-friendly family hotels in London

As London is a year-round destination, it is wise to secure a room far in advance. However, this is particularly relevant over the peak summer months of July and August, over Christmas and New Year, and during the Easter holidays (late March or April).

Stay tuned with current offers and special packages at the Central Park Hotel via the official website and social media channels. 

Remember to specify your preferred configuration when booking a family or triple room. This also applies if you desire a high floor room.

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