We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 626 London accommodations

Goodenough Club

4.0 of 5 Specialty Hotel   |   23 Mecklenburgh Square, London WC1N 2AD, England (Bloomsbury / Holborn)
Hotel amenities
Goodenough Club
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
Save Saved
You added Goodenough Club to your Saves list
78%
Ranked #87 of 626 Specialty Lodging in London
A recent review
5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
emilydotcom
Write a Review

211 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
    55
    105
    33
    10
    8
See reviews for
31
56
34
82
Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (43)
Date | Rating
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
  • All months
    (211)
  • Mar-May only
    (53)
  • Jun-Aug only
    (66)
  • Sep-Nov only
    (49)
  • Dec-Feb only
    (43)
All months
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We booked this hotel super last minute, mostly for the location as St Pancras was our station of choice. However (probably through our own fault) it seemed to take a lot more than just 10 minutes to walk to the nearest tube. Not a big deal just a bit manic! The hotel is fantastic. Set out in a square with... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Neustadt an der Weinstrasse, Germany
Top Contributor
97 reviews 97 reviews
29 hotel reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This place is college accommodation for postgraduates. One point you will see this is the price per night, which may be justified if you are careful with your room selection (below more). A sufficient continental breakfast will be served in house, however the big British is served in another building and you have to walk a bit. The single room... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Ontario
Contributor
14 reviews 14 reviews
11 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed with my family members as a returning former resident of Goodenough College. I expected student type accommodation but was pleased it was like a hotel in terms of quality and service . Mecklenburg Sq is near Russell Sq (Piccadilly line) and very convenient for sight seeing as well as travel to Heathrow airport. Great value for money. Square is... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Victoria, Canada
Reviewer
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

I stayed in June of this year, with my adult daughter, in a twin bed room -- very large, very clean and comfortable. Loved breakfast in the Club and enjoyed meeting some of the guests. Staff was terrific and happy to help us figure out the tube and bus travel.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
New Canaan, Connecticut
Contributor
18 reviews 18 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

I have stayed at this property three times, all with good results, this latest time with my son who had a single room. I had a "superior" room which I recommend for a slight increase in price and still good value. The Club is in what has to be one of the quietest and most charming residential neighborhoods of London.... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Thame
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014 via mobile

On arrival the staff were very welcoming and it certainly looks the part from the street. The room it self was small but functional and very clean. The unfortunate down side was the bathroom which had missing grout between the floor tiles. A cracked basin and a shower that whilst powerful was tiny and the door refused to stay fully... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Ann Arbor, Michigan
Senior Contributor
44 reviews 44 reviews
18 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

Basic, clean and conveniently located, nice walks around, fairly quiet area. It was right next to the venue for the event I was attending and worked out well. Mecklenburg square right across. Windy stairs might not be very good for large heavy suitcases; fortunately I travelled light. There are rooms closer to entrance, maybe those have an easier access. Breakfast... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
kismetkate
Top Contributor
51 reviews 51 reviews
17 hotel reviews
92 helpful votes 92 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

I am an old resident of William Goodenough House and love staying here. The location is superb with easy access to the main museums galleries and shopping. The staff are helpful and friendly. I was given a spacious modernly furnished room with a very comfortable bed overlooking the square. Yes there are a few quirks. My room got hot as... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Pune
Senior Contributor
32 reviews 32 reviews
27 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

Didn't stay at the club but instead we booked ourselves into one of the apartments in William Goodenough house (just round the corner from the Club). Excellent location, nice big two bedroom apartment with a fully functional kitchen. The place is well located in a quiet part of Mecklenburgh square and is a 10 min walk to Kings cross. Word... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
Australia
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014 via mobile

Stayed in a double room at the club this week and conclusion was that it's expensive for what you get. Small room, cramped facilities, and no lift. Location was great and the staff were good. Breakfast in the basement location was basic. The main place for breakfast involved a short walk (100 metres or so) and was ok. Overall it... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Do you own or manage Goodenough Club?
Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.
Manage your listing

Been to Goodenough Club? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Goodenough Club

Address: 23 Mecklenburgh Square, London WC1N 2AD, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > London > Bloomsbury / Holborn , Camden / Primrose Hill , Euston / Kings Cross /St Pancras
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:4 star — Goodenough Club 4*
Number of rooms: 63
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Priceline and Odigeo so you can book your Goodenough Club reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Goodenough Club Hotel London
Goodenough Hotel London
Goodenough Club London, England

35 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (34)
Viewed
Room/suite (15)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (3)
Viewed
Bathroom (4)
Viewed
View from room (1)
Viewed
Dining (2)
Viewed
Other (9)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All management photos (2)
Viewed
Other (2)
Hotels you might also like...
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay

Near Goodenough Club