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Dublin hotels
fr £50per room
£50 fr £45per room
Russell CourtGood, 79%fr £69£69 fr £62
Castle HotelExcellent, 89%fr £81£81 fr £72
Regency DublinVery Good, 82%fr £65£65 fr £58
Carl. BlanchardstownSuperb, 94%fr £85£85 fr £76
Paris hotels
fr £41per room
£41 fr £36per room
Champerret ElyseesSuperb, 91%fr £68£68 fr £61
Villa PantheonExcellent, 85%fr £114£114 fr £102
Villa RoyaleSuperb, 91%fr £92£92 fr £82
Hotel CordeliaExceptional, 100%fr £112£112 fr £100
Edinburgh hotels
fr £24per room
£24 fr £21per room
Hol Inn EdinburghExcellent, 87%fr £52£52 fr £46
Salisbury GreenSuperb, 91%fr £89£89 fr £80
Macdonald HolyroodSuperb, 93%fr £124£124 fr £111
Place HotelSuperb, 90%fr £103£103 fr £92
Barcelona hotels
fr £35per room
£35 fr £31per room
Hotel CaledonianExcellent, 89%fr £74£74 fr £66
RialtoExcellent, 86%fr £96£96 fr £86
Balneari VichyExceptional, 100%fr £51£51 fr £45
Ronda HouseGood, 78%fr £68£68 fr £61
Rome hotels
fr £16per room
£16 fr per room
Villa Morgagni Hotelfr £86£86 fr £77
Accademia Hotelfr £115£115 fr £103
Ambra PalaceSuperb, 93%fr £174£174 fr £156
River PalaceSuperb, 94%fr £149£149 fr £134

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Arrival Assurance™

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What are customers saying about Hotel Direct?

Excellent Service

Managed everything excellently.

Experience with Hotel Direct

Prompt feedback in regard to reservation and re-confirmation shortly before the trip. During the check-in in the hotel no questions since all details were clear for hotel and guest. Hotel offered was excellent in regard to cost/benefit. Other offers were made like cheaper tickets for shows etc. which is appreciated. Will choose Hotel direct again.

Website easy to use

Competitive prices and brilliant customer service. Great company to book with.

Competitively priced with great deals

It was my first time using the site. I liked that it was simple and easy to use. The results that came back were cheaper than other sites. It was easy and hassle free and have recommended to family and friends.

User friendly website

It took less than five mins to book my train and hotel. Easy to navigate and really good value

Couldn`t do better

We found it hard to make a choice with both train and hotel because of the number of options available. We found the choice that we made was better than any other company had to offer. Will look no further in future. Thank you Hotel Direct.


Easy to book on line instant confirmation and regular emails about your booking, excellent site.

Theatre Break

Excellent price for a superb show, (An American in Paris) and lovely hotel close to central London (Corus, Hyde park).

London theatre break

The hotel St Giles was brilliant. The staff were very friendly and helpful. Also the Jersey boys show was brilliant.

Hotel and theatre break

The booking was made with ease. The hotel was exceptional and we had the best theatre seats. I would certainly use hotel direct again.

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London theatre breaks

Theatre Breaks

Buy your tickets + hotel together and save!

fr £44per person
£44 fr £39per person
WickedSuperb, 94%Ticket + hotel fr £52 Ticket + hotel £52 fr £46
Motown the MusicalSuperb, 93%Ticket + hotel fr £71 Ticket + hotel £71 fr £63
The Lion KingExceptional, 96%Ticket + hotel fr £100 Ticket + hotel £100 fr £90
Les MiserablesExceptional, 96%Ticket + hotel fr £63 Ticket + hotel £63 fr £56
Rail plus London hotel deals

Rail plus London hotel deals

Save £s when you book your rail and hotel together!

fr £23rail plus hotel pp
£23 fr £20rail plus hotel pp
The Bridge Hotel3 star95% Rail + hotel£52 £37pp£37 £33pp
Kensington House4 star88% Rail + hotel£112 £81pp£81 £72pp
Oxford St. 4 star+4 star +90% Rail + hotel£111 £80pp£80 £72pp
West London 4 star4 star96% Rail + hotel£60 £42pp£42 £37pp
London hidden gems

Hidden Gems™

Deals so good, they have to hidden...sshhh!!

fr £75per room
£75 fr £67per room
Oxford St. 4 star+4 star +Superb, 90%£355 fr £368£368 fr £331
West London 4 star4 starExceptional, 96%£299 fr £75£75 fr £67
Theatreland 4*4 star +Superb, 93%£394 fr £135£135 fr £121
Near Hyde Park3 star +Very Good, 82%£341 fr £108£108 fr £97

Rail + London hotel special offers

St Giles London

St Giles London

hotel night(s) + return rail
fr £77 £50 pp
hotel night(s) + return rail
fr £50 £45 pp

Bedford Avenue, West End, London, WC1B 3AS

Customer Score, 8116 reviews: Very Good, 82%

"Made the weekend lovely hotel " (25/3/2017)

The St. Giles Hotel is ideally located at the junction of Oxford Street and the Tottenham Court Road. More info

Kingsway Hall

Kingsway Hall

hotel night(s) + return rail
fr £79 £49 pp
hotel night(s) + return rail
fr £49 £44 pp

66 Great Queen Street, Covent Garden, London, WC2B 5BX

Customer Score, 3048 reviews: Superb, 92%

"Never fails to tick all the boxes. Excel..." (26/3/2017)

Situated just off Drury Lane and 5 minutes walk from fashionable Covent Garden Piazza. More info

C. Plaza Kings Cross

C. Plaza Kings Cross

hotel night(s) + return rail
fr £81 £52 pp
hotel night(s) + return rail
fr £52 £46 pp

1 King`s Cross Road, Kings Cross, London, WC1X 9HX

Customer Score, 2990 reviews: Excellent, 85%

"Beautiful Clean hotel" (29/3/2017)

The Crowne Plaza London - Kings Cross hotel offers superb 4 star deluxe facilities close to the West End.  More info

The Tower Hotel

The Tower Hotel

hotel night(s) + return rail
fr £79 £50 pp
hotel night(s) + return rail
fr £50 £45 pp

St Katherine`s Way, City of London, London, E1W 1LD

Customer Score, 1695 reviews: Superb, 92%

"Was greeted nicely when arrived, lovely ..." (22/3/2017)

The luxurious 4* Guoman Tower (formerly the Tower Thistle) is a 2 minute walk from Tower Bridge. More info

Radisson Grafton

Radisson Grafton

hotel night(s) + return rail
fr £73 £48 pp
hotel night(s) + return rail
fr £48 £43 pp

130 Tottenham Court Road, Bloomsbury, London, W1T 5AY

Customer Score, 111 reviews: Superb, 92%

"Good hotel, central location" (16/3/2017)

Located on Tottenham Court Road in the sophisticated Fitzrovia area of Central London More info

The Hotel Direct difference

If you search and book hotels with Hotel Direct you'll notice 2 big differences. First of all, extraordinary customer service is the engine of our business. It starts with a freephone number, 0800 633 8000. You'll struggle to find a telephone number on some large hotel websites but we proudly advertise ours on every page. And when you call, any day of the week, you'll speak to a person who is properly trained on our destinations and hotels; someone who is friendly and wants to help. What's more, they're all in the UK. When you book we'll send you immediate email confirmation and then, 48 hours before you are due to arrive at the hotel we will personally telephone the hotel and re-check all the details of your reservation. We'll send you a reassuring email and text message to tell you that your reservation has been checked. We'll even tell you who at the hotel checked your booking. We call this customer service Arrival Assurance™ and we don't think you should book a hotel without it! Our customers clearly agree as we have the highest customer rating of any hotel agent on TrustPilot, the Review Centre and Google.

The second Hotel Direct difference is that we are constantly innovating to deliver better prices and value to you. New ways of delivering even lower prices include Hidden Gems™ Theatre Breaks, Dial-a-Deal®, Deals Tonight™ and Hotel Extras™. We've developed all these programs to give you lower hotel prices than you will find anywhere else on the World Wide Web.

Hidden Gems™

Hidden Gems™ are deals so good, they have to be hidden...sshhh! On our website we'll tell you the hotel's location, whether it is 4 star or 5 star, the hotel and room facilities and we'll give you a good idea of the hotel's style and character. But you'll only find out the hotel name the moment you complete the booking.

In return you'll receive a price that is much cheaper than the named hotel price. And we'll provide a full refund if you're not completely dazzled. (T&Cs)

Still need convincing? Here is a typical bit of customer feedback: "Elegant hotel for a fantastic price. I chose a Hidden Gem™ hotel and was a little hesitant about it but hadn't needed to be as we had a most wonderfully elegant hotel in central London for a fantastic price with a really mouth-watering and filling breakfast included. I have already recommended this site to friends for future use and I will definitely use again too." Review Centre 2013

So why not unearth a Hidden Gem™ for your next hotel booking. You won't regret it. It's how top hotels secretly reduce the price!

Theatre Breaks

If you're travelling to London you should consider taking in one of London's top West End shows. London is justly world famous for its thriving theatreland, celebrated writers, directors and actors, the epic productions and the wealth of box-office hits that are created and premiered in London. There are now over 50 shows to choose from and Hotel Direct offers all of them. We'll give you a choice of seats and illustrate where you'll be sitting in the theatre. Once you've selected a show and your seats you can package it up with any of our London hotels and in a few simple steps you've created your own bespoke theatre break. And the really great news is that when you book your hotel and show together, we are able to give you an even bigger discount on the hotel price. So if you're going to take in a show during your London trip, make sure you book a Theatre Break and save!


Another great way to book a hotel at a lower price than you will see advertised anywhere else on the web. Dial-a-Deal® is exclusive to Hotel Direct. When you see a Dial-a-Deal hotel result on our website all you have to do is call us free from UK landlines on 0800 633 8000 or from your mobile or outside the UK on +44 (0)1872 261100. We'll quote you a special price that the hotel will not allow us to advertise. It's another way that hotel's reduce the price secretly and people in the know, get the very best rates.

Deals Tonight™

Sometimes due to a change of plans or circumstance, you expectedly need a room for tonight. The reason could be anything from a last minute impulse to a business meeting that runs on unexpectedly. Deals Tonight™ are last-second deals agreed by us with hotels on the day for tonight or tomorrow night. Deals Tonight™ is the smart way for hotels to ensure that any unreserved rooms do not lie vacant. The great thing for you is that hotels realise that because time is rapidly running out, the deal has to be very good indeed. Look out for the Deals Tonight™ banners on our mobile website;

Hotel Extras™

Our final value adding product helps you make the most of your hotel stay for less than you would otherwise pay. We're working with hotels to offer you the opportunity to pre-book a whole host of extra hotel services; always at a lower price than you would pay at the hotel. So if you fancy a traditional afternoon tea at your choice of luxury hotel or a 3-course dinner in the hotel's award-winning restaurant or a little self-indulgence in the hotel's opulent spa, the chances are we'll offer these optional extras to you at a discount rate within the booking process. Tempted?

Whatever your hotel need, at Hotel Direct we look forward to being of service.

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