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St Martins Lane London

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Located in the bustling Theatre district in London’s Covent Garden, St Martins Lane London is a dramatic and daring evolution on English luxury. This boutique hotel retains all the youthful, unexpected charm of a London hideaway, at the very heart of the art-loving, energetic West End. St Martins Lane is truly a hidden gem with a lobby that welcomes guests into high-concept design with the sophistication of a modern museum and the joy of a carnival light show. Guests can begin their journey in the Den, a modern gathering place and decompression zone. Situated just off the lobby, The Den is the perfect place to enjoy Afternoon Tea, play a game of backgammon or sip on a Gin & Tonic. The decor is warm and sophisticated with a tongue-in-cheek British flair – even the art on the walls is irreverent, animating the space with larger-than-life portraits and visual puns. For those sunnier days, step out into the tropics of The Den Terrace and enjoy our exclusive food pairings accompanied by a glass of Champagne. At night, guests will find a hidden entrance to Blind Spot London, an innovative cocktail bar, behind the tea counter’s posh facade. Blind Spot London is a golden cocktail sanctuary designed like a modern hunting lodge and inspired by the colours and aromas of exotic tea leaves. Light and colour continue to enhance the guest experience in every corner of St Martins Lane London - interactive light displays brighten each room, transforming them into spaces of youthful excitement and changing mosaics of colour. Special garden rooms offer private patios and floor-to-ceiling windows that invite the vibrancy of the city into every room. Residents can also explore the delights of London’s hottest fitness experience at Gymbox Covent Garden. At any time of day, enjoy the gym’s facilities, fitness classes (subject to availability) and complimentary gym kit laundering.
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Paid public parking on-site
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar / lounge
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Business Centre with Internet Access
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24-hour security
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5.0 of 5 stars
HOTEL STYLE
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45 St. Martin's Lane, London WC2N 4HX England
St Martins Lane London
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WoodhouseEaves T wrote a review 16 Apr
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Great location when in London. The service was excellent. Loved the simple decor in the room and the Lavazza coffee. We had a standard room, the pillows and bed were extremely comfortable and the shower was an excellent size with toilettes included.
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Date of stay: April 2024Trip type: Travelled with friends
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Baki M wrote a review 15 Apr
Paris, France4 contributions
Very convenient hotel perfectly located to enjoy the best of London at walking distance of Covent Garden, Waterloo Bridge, Trafalgar square, Picaddily Circus, Mayfair,... Nice team and very friendly! Visar at the front desk was very helpful.
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Date of stay: April 2024
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Dear BakiPolo, Thank you for the review. It's wonderful to hear that you found the hotel's location so convenient for exploring London! Being within walking distance of iconic landmarks like Covent Garden, Waterloo Bridge, Trafalgar Square, and more must have made your stay incredibly enjoyable. I'm glad to hear that you found the team to be nice and friendly, and it's great to know that Visar provided helpful assistance at the front desk. We hope to welcome you back soon for another memorable stay in the heart of London! Warm regards, Hasham and Team
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Zaher wrote a review 14 Apr
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The hotel is clean, the staff are really friendly specially Ali, Visar, AJ … The location is perfect where can you use the underground to anywhere in London Definitely will come back during my next trip. Not noisy and prompt response for any demand from the house keeping team.
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Date of stay: April 2024
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Dear Zous78, Thank you for sharing this wonderful review with us. It's fantastic to hear that you had such a positive experience during your stay at the hotel! Cleanliness, friendly staff, and a convenient location are certainly key factors in making a trip enjoyable. Ali, Visar, and AJ must have made quite an impression with their exceptional service, and it's great to know that the housekeeping team was prompt and responsive to your needs as well. We look forward to welcoming you back during your next trip to London! Warm regards, Hasham and Team
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sah1969 wrote a review 13 Apr
Birmingham, Michigan68 contributions70 helpful votes
I booked this hotel so that I could meet my son in London for the weekend. So happy I did. The location was fabulous if you want to be near/in Covent Garden and the hotel is very clean and pretty. But I have to hand it to the staff for taking it up even more notches. Everyone was awesome, but Phil was our favorite. Such a warm welcome and incredibly helpful. Thank you, SML and Phil!
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Date of stay: March 2024Trip type: Travelled on business
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Dear Sah1969, Thank you for the wonderful review. I'm thrilled to hear that the hotel's location and ambiance met your expectations and that the staff, particularly Phil, went above and beyond to make your stay even more enjoyable. Phil's warm welcome and helpfulness undoubtedly made a positive impact on your experience. Thank you for sharing your appreciation for SML and Phil. Here's to more memorable experiences in the future! Warm regards, Hasham and Team
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misshuc wrote a review 12 Apr
Pensford, United Kingdom13 contributions3 helpful votes
We had a pleasant stay here for one night in the family room. The beds are small but comfortable. One member of staff really stood out and that was the lovely Visar. He helped us to our room and to get taxis etc. Visar was always smiling and nothing was to much trouble, my children loved him! Absolutely great man
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Date of stay: April 2024
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Dear Misshuc, Thank you for sharing your feedback with us. It's wonderful to hear that you and your family enjoyed your stay in the family room! Despite the smaller beds, I'm glad they were comfortable enough for a good night's sleep. It sounds like Visar made a significant impact on your experience with his exceptional service and warm demeanour. It's always reassuring to have someone like Visar going above and beyond to assist with anything you need during your stay. I'm sure your children's fondness for him added an extra layer of warmth to your time there. Thank you for sharing your positive experience, and here's to more memorable stays in the future! Warm regards, Hasham and Team
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Nicola H wrote a review 11 Apr
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We had drinks in the bar. We were disappointed that the Blind Spot that we’d booked the previous day was not available due to an event, so we had to stay in the ground floor bar, however we were given a complementary drink each to compensate. Juliana Lana looked after us well and the cocktails we subsequently ordered were delicious.
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Date of stay: April 2024Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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Dear NicolahF4734MT, Thank you for sharing this review with us. It sounds like despite the unexpected change of plans, you still managed to have a delightful time at our other bar. It's great to hear that Juliana Lana took good care of you. Hopefully, next time you visit, you'll get the chance to try out Blind Spot as well. We look forward to welcoming you back. Warm regards, Hasham and Team
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Kate F wrote a review 8 Apr
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Wonderful hotel with a friendly and helpful staff! The location is perfect for walking around central London with lots of access to public transportation! Room service is excellent - speakeasy is fun for a night cap - views on the 6th floor are amazing!
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Date of stay: April 2024
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Response from Afoms SML, Other at St Martins Lane London
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Dear katefW8804BP, Thank you so much for your fantastic feedback! We're thrilled to hear that you had such a wonderful experience with us. Our team takes great pride in providing friendly and helpful service, and we're delighted that you found them to be just that. It's fantastic to know that our central location and easy access to public transportation added convenience to your stay, and we're thrilled that you enjoyed our room service and found the speakeasy to be a fun spot for a night cap. And those views from the 6th floor? Absolutely breathtaking! We appreciate your kind words and hope to have the pleasure of welcoming you back again soon. Warm regards, Hasham and team
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Carol wrote a review 8 Apr
Dartmouth, United Kingdom22 contributions1 helpful vote
It's just a lovely hotel the staff are so nice I always feel very special The rooms are amazing spacious fresh and clean very comfortable The location is just perfect a stones thrown away from Covent Gardens Leicester Square all the main attractions
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Date of stay: April 2024
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Dear Dartmouth, Thank you kind words! We're thrilled to hear that you had such a wonderful experience with us. Ensuring our guests feel special and well-cared for is our top priority, and we're delighted that our staff could contribute to that feeling during your stay. It's fantastic to know that you found our rooms spacious, fresh, and comfortable, and that our central location was convenient for your explorations of Covent Garden, Leicester Square, and other attractions. We're truly grateful for your loyalty and can't wait to welcome you back for another memorable stay. Warm regards, Hasham and team
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Corinne R wrote a review 6 Apr
2 contributions5 helpful votes
First we arrived and had the kindest reception by all staff. The wonderful young woman who has short hair and works around the front desk was the kindest most knowledgeable person. She even helped us upgrade our room on our second day of visit. Both rooms were comfortable, clean and welcoming. We were on the first floor and had no issues but were moved up onto the 6th floor to a larger room for our Amex card. It was amazing!!! I will need to get her name again since we are still at the hotel. Next, everyone is exceptional in the hotel but also the restaurant… I was sick on our first day and missed breakfast in the restaurant but my family couldn’t stop raving!!! My daughter (picky 6 year old) ate the best omelette. On day two I could manage to go down and we had Frayer assist us. He was so attentive and kind. We had amazing service from him and were so thankful for his help. As I said we’re still here…. It’s my mom’s birthday and first time back to the Uk since she was little. We are so thankful for all the help and kindness on this trip at St Martin by the amazing individuals working here. I’m just blown away. We felt that we paid a great price through our Amex but they really made our experience worth every penny.
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Date of stay: April 2024
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Dear 291corinner, Thank you so much for taking the time to share your experience with us! We're thrilled to hear that your stay at St Martin has been nothing short of exceptional. It's heartwarming to know that our staff, particularly the young woman at the front desk, went above and beyond to ensure your comfort and satisfaction. We're glad that she could assist you in upgrading your room and that both accommodations were comfortable, clean, and welcoming. We're also delighted to hear about your positive experience in our restaurant. We're sorry to hear that you were unwell on your first day but grateful that your family enjoyed their meals, especially your daughter's favorite omelette. Frayer is indeed a gem, and we're glad he could provide attentive and kind service to make your dining experience memorable. We're honored to be a part of your mom's special birthday trip and her first visit back to the UK since childhood. It means the world to us that we could contribute to making this trip memorable for you and your family. Your kind words and appreciation truly motivate us to continue delivering exceptional service. If there's anything else we can do to make your stay even more enjoyable, or if you need assistance with anything at all, please don't hesitate to reach out. We hope the rest of your stay continues to be wonderful, and we look forward to providing you with more memorable moments. Wishing your mom a very happy birthday from all of us here at St Martin! Warm regards, Hasham and team
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Katherine S wrote a review 4 Apr
Seattle, Washington2 contributions
We went to the coffee shop next to the hotel and had the best espresso martini we’ve had in Europe made by Arron! It wasn’t too sweet and was perfectly balanced. Kohinoor was also so friendly and welcoming! Would definitely recommend for a great break in the day. - Katie , seattle, wa
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Date of stay: April 2024Trip type: Travelled with friends
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Dear BackPacker303167, Thank you for your enthusiastic feedback! We're thrilled to hear that you had the best espresso martini in Europe at the coffee shop next to our hotel, expertly crafted by Arron. It's fantastic to know that you found it perfectly balanced and not too sweet. We're also delighted that Kohinoor provided such friendly and welcoming service. Your recommendation means a lot to us, and we're glad we could contribute to a great break in your day. We hope to have the pleasure of welcoming you back again soon for another delightful experience. Many thanks, Hasham and team
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Frequently Asked Questions about St Martins Lane London
Which popular attractions are close to St Martins Lane London?
Nearby attractions include National Gallery (0.2 km), Covent Garden (0.3 km), and Strawberry Tours (0.3 km).
What are some of the property amenities at St Martins Lane London?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, an on-site restaurant, and a lounge.
Which room amenities are available at St Martins Lane London?
Top room amenities include a minibar, air conditioning, and a flat screen TV.
What food & drink options are available at St Martins Lane London?
Guests can enjoy an on-site restaurant, a lounge, and breakfast during their stay.
Is parking available at St Martins Lane London?
Yes, a parking garage, paid public parking on-site, and secured parking are available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to St Martins Lane London?
Conveniently located restaurants include Chop Chop, Leicester Square Kitchen, and Americana.
Are there opportunities to exercise at St Martins Lane London?
Yes, guests have access to a fitness centre, fitness classes, and locker rooms available in the fitness centre during their stay.
Are any cleaning services offered at St Martins Lane London?
Yes, dry cleaning and laundry service are offered to guests.
Does St Martins Lane London offer any business services?
Yes, it conveniently offers a business centre, meeting rooms, and a banquet room.
Which languages are spoken by the staff at St Martins Lane London?
The staff speaks multiple languages, including English, Spanish, French, Italian, and Portuguese.
Are there any historical sites close to St Martins Lane London?
Many travellers enjoy visiting Houses of Parliament (1.2 km), Tower of London (3.5 km), and Churchill War Rooms (0.9 km).