The Columbia

The Columbia


95-99 Lancaster Gate, London, United Kingdom

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S$ 202

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The Columbia Information

Discover essential information, amenities, and features of The Columbia, providing insights into what to expect during your stay. Information on this property was last updated on 28 September 2023.
Located in Westminster, this hotel is within walking distance of Kensington Gardens and Queensway. It is also a short walk from Lancaster Gate Tube Station.

This Victorian hotel provides a 24...

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To City Centre4.0 km
Nearest airportLondon City
Distance to airport15.9 km


Check-in time15:00
Check-out time11:30
InternetFree Wi-Fi
PolicyPets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
Payment & CancellationPolicies vary by room type and provider.
Front desk number+44 207 402 0021

Amenities at The Columbia

Top features

Free airport shuttle
Free Wi-Fi


  • Electric kettle
  • Radio
  • Family rooms
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Safety deposit box
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Laundry facilities
  • Lift
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Free toiletries
  • Shampoo
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Shower
  • Breakfast included
  • Physical distancing in dining areas
  • Physical distancing rules
  • First-aid kit
  • Process in place to check health of guests
  • Interconnected room(s) available
  • Key card access
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Enhanced cleaning
  • No smoking
  • Bathtub
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hand sanitiser in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Parking
  • Body soap
  • Hairdryer
  • Screens or physical barriers placed between staff and guests in appropriate areas
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • Kettle
  • Carpeted
  • Air-conditioned
  • Toilet
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • Toilet paper
  • All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitised
  • Thermometers for guests provided by property
  • Safe
  • Delivered food is securely covered
  • Dustbins
  • Food can be delivered to guest accommodation
  • Guests can opt out of accommodation cleaning
  • Coffee machine
  • TV
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities
  • Disinfection of high-touch surfaces
  • Desk
  • Private bathroom
  • Garden
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Designated smoking area
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Storage available


  • Board games/puzzles


  • Ticket service
  • Wake-up service
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Fax/photocopying
  • Currency exchange on-site
  • Laundry service
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Multi-lingual staff
  • Tour desk
  • Face masks for guests available

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Reviews for The Columbia

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Photos of The Columbia

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Where is The Columbia?

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Most popular landmarks

Hyde Park0.7 km
Science Museum1.6 km
Natural History Museum1.7 km
Victoria and Albert Museum1.7 km
Buckingham Palace2.9 km
St James's Palace3.0 km

Getting Around

London Paddington0.7 km
London Palace Court0.8 km
London Palace Gardens Terrace1.0 km
London Royal Albert Hall1.1 km
London Hyde Park1.2 km
London Marble Arch1.5 km

FAQs when booking at The Columbia

Find answers to commonly asked questions regarding bookings, amenities, policies, and more when booking a stay at The Columbia. FAQs were last updated on 28 September 2023.

Is pricing at The Columbia comparable to 3 star hotels in London?

In London, the average nightly rate for 3 stars hotels is S$ 218. The expected nightly rate for The Columbia is around S$ 195; a price that is 35% cheaper than the city average. HotelsCombined considers The Columbia to be a good deal if you’re looking to stay at a 3 stars hotel in London.

How close is The Columbia to the nearest airport, London Heathrow Airport?

With a distance of 19.7 km between The Columbia and the nearest airport, London Heathrow Airport, the drive typically takes about 0h 15m depending on traffic. Be sure to check traffic trends near the hotel and airport as some areas experience higher traffic than others and can increase your expected travel time.

What is the best way for guests to get from London Heathrow Airport to The Columbia?

For the most freedom while visiting London, consider hiring a car for about S$ 34/day and parking it at The Columbia where they offer parking spaces to hotel guests. One of the more popular options today is to take a taxi or ridesharing service directly from London Heathrow Airport to the hotel. This option is often cost-effective, but guests must keep a lookout for peak time rates.

Is The Columbia considered pet-friendly?

Guests are allowed to bring house pets to The Columbia during their stay.

How close is The Columbia from the London city centre?

The Columbia is 0.5 km away from the centre of Bayswater, London. Consider visiting Tower Bridge, a popular landmark that can be accessed from The Columbia by various forms of transportation.

What is the The Columbia phone number?

For assistance regarding your reservation at The Columbia please call +44 207 402 0021.

Does The Columbia have Wi-Fi available?

Yes, The Columbia has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

What is the check-out time at The Columbia?

11:30 is the check-out time at The Columbia. Late check-out may be available, but needs to be agreed with the hotel.

How much does it cost to stay at The Columbia, London?

Usually The Columbia room prices are around S$ 195/night, with the cheapest deals starting from S$ 33/night. Prices vary based on many factors (e.g. dates, time of year, room type etc.) so use the form above to see deals for your intended stay.

Does The Columbia have a laundry service?

Yes, there are laundry services usually available at The Columbia, London.

How far is The Columbia from Hyde Park?

The Columbia is about 0.7 km from Hyde Park, one of London’s most popular landmarks.

Is The Columbia close to Science Museum?

1.6 km - making Science Museum a reasonable walk or short drive/taxi from The Columbia.

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