Royal Horseguards


Hotel and location

Built in 1884 in the style of a French château this Grade I listed iconic building sits proudly on the banks of the Thames overlooking the river and the impressive London Eye. Occupying an enviable location, it is just a heartbeat from Buckingham Palace, Westminster Abbey and Downing Street, and a leisurely stroll from Trafalgar Square and Covent Garden putting shops, theatres and restaurants on your doorstep. All this and easy tube access a minutes walk away, makes it a perfect base to explore the capital`s rich sights. Recently upgraded to 5* status.

Room and facilities

All 282 luxurious guest bedrooms have been extensively refurbished to an executive standard and feature high speed internet access, direct-dial telephone, electronically coded safe, satellite TV, mini bar, and tea and coffee making facilities. Bathrobes are also provided for your comfort. The hotel also features a business centre, free wifi throughout the hotel- including the rooms, high specification gym and the exquisite One Twenty One Two restaurant and Equus Bar offers innovative menus, showcasing contemporary dining at its very best. Please note standard double and standard twins rooms do not have river view.

Board basis

Room Only.


Check-in: 3pm Check-out: 11am

Car parking

Q Park Trafalgar Square at Spring Gardens is a 5 minute walk from the hotel and costs approximately £39 for 24 hours.

Getting there

TRAIN: From Embankment station (Circle, District, Bakerloo and Northern lines), turn left passing under the bridge, cross the road and you are in Whitehall Place, the hotel is the 1st left (one minute walk from station).
DRIVING: From Trafalgar Square or Parliament Square, take exit to Whitehall. Turn into Whitehall Place then right into Whitehall Court.

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Beautiful old hotel




The service was great as soon as you walk through the door, lovely rooms and very clean. Breakfast was amazing, cocktails were also very tasty. Will definitely visit again...


Beautiful Hotel

Fantastic location, superb room & breakfast with friendly welcoming staff...


Fab Stay

Our third time here and will definitely return, great stay with professional staff and the Churchill Cocktail is well worth a try....


Feel special

Wonderful hotel. Made us feel so special and important...


Lovely stay as before

Beautiful hotel, lovely staff, nice rooms and good food. Thank you....


Top hotel

Well what can I say ALL staff were professional, polite and so friendly. The room was absolutely first class. The room was large, very clean and I could not fault anything. Just had breakfast snd Yummy there was so much on offer. I will be back 100%. Thank you team you did the hotel proud....


Great location, great quality, great food,friendly...



A very impressive hotel . We felt very spoiled.

Comfortable room , lovely shower , the Elemis toiletries were a real treat . Sitting in the terrace for drinks was so relaxing . The service was excellent. Breakfast was delicious....


High standards throughout. Spotlessly clean, profe...




The hotel is situated in Westminster on the banks of the Thames. You are a few minutes walk from The Houses of Parliament, Downing St, Westminster Abbey, Trafalgar Square & the London Eye. The tube station is across the road so getting anywhere in London is easy. The hotel is 5 star with fabulous service from all staff....


Hotel perfectly located and excellent staff and ac...



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2 Whitehall Court, Whitehall, Westminster, London, SW1A 2EJ

Charing Cross station is 3 minute walk (302 metres)