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.
Sponsored by:
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Sponsored by:
8/6/2017 8/7/2017
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}
    Neighborhoods
    Neighborhoods

    The Columbia

    95-99 Lancaster Gate, London W2 3NS, England
    Save
    Best prices for your stay
    8/6/2017 8/7/2017
    $121
    $121
    $121
    Traveler (301)
    Room & Suite (71)
    Dining (12)
    The Hide London
    951 reviews
    #59 of 1,068 hotels in London
     
    Dean Street Townhouse
    643 reviews
    #131 of 1,068 hotels in London
     
    Chelsea Guest House
    960 reviews
    #321 of 1,068 hotels in London
     
    Best Western Chiswick Palace & Suites
    764 reviews
    #410 of 1,068 hotels in London
     
    Overview
    • Excellent14%
    • Very good45%
    • Average30%
    • Poor7%
    • Terrible4%
    Travelers talk about
    Free Internet
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Family Rooms
    Bar/Lounge
    Multilingual Staff
    Pets Allowed
    Wheelchair access
    Conference Facilities
    2.5 Star Hotel
    All hotel details
    The Hide London
    951 reviews
    #59 of 1,068 hotels in London
     
    Dean Street Townhouse
    643 reviews
    #131 of 1,068 hotels in London
     
    Chelsea Guest House
    960 reviews
    #321 of 1,068 hotels in London
     
    Best Western Chiswick Palace & Suites
    764 reviews
    #410 of 1,068 hotels in London
     
    {"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"containerClass":null,"scriptFlags":null}
    Rooms
    Aug 6Aug 7
    |
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    Show Available Rooms
    Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 7 partner sites to see rooms from $121.
    We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all London hotels with availability
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    {"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_IRG_RATE_VERIFICATION","IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN_US","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","MOB_BOOKING_EMAIL_AGREE_HIDE","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_EXPRESS_BOOK","IB_DW_INLINE_PASSWORD","ATTRACTIONS_REMOVE_PAYMENT_ADDRESS_FIELDS","HR_IB_EXCLUDE_TAXES_AND_FEES","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","STORED_CARDS","IB_POST_BOOK_LOGIN_CTA","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_DW_PROMPT_KNOWN_EMAIL","IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW","META_AIR","IB_REVIEW_BOOKING_BUTTON","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","IB_KIPLINGER_AWARD","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_POST_BOOK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "2263ff0bbe12476aacc3fdbe45e667f3", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":193662,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[72147922],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":6,"month":8,"year":2017},"checkout":{"day":7,"month":8,"year":2017},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":121,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":true,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":null,"impressionKey":"2263ff0bbe12476aacc3fdbe45e667f3","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":121,"lowestMetaPrice":121,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":121,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":false,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":121,"lowestMetaPrice":121,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":121,"hotelName":"The Columbia","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6IjIyNjNmZjBiYmUxMjQ3NmFhY2MzZmRiZTQ1ZTY2N2YzIiwiQUlLIjoiMjE1NTc3MzVjOGU1NDU5M2I0OTFhYWM1YmNmOTE3YzAifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false}, "ibAvailability": true, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": -1, "checkIn": "08/06/2017", "checkOut": "08/07/2017", "lowestPrice": "$121", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": true, "contentIdMappings": {"69046441":"TravelocityEWS","79000338":"OrbitzEWS","79588905":"CheapTicketsEWS","68014757":"Expedia","76542821":"Hotwire","109298767":"HotelsCom2IB","72147922":"TingoIB"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_hr_inline_room_grid_hsx", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_hsx","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"template":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_hsx","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__sub_header"}},"containerClass":null,"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","moduleList":["handler"],"template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{}},"containerClass":null,"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","moduleList":[],"template":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__amenities","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__reservation_col"}},"containerClass":null,"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
    Write a Review
    Reviews (850)
    Traveler rating
    Traveler type
    Time of year
    Language
    • More languages

    1 - 5 of 443 reviews

    Reviewed yesterday via mobile

    What a strange experience! The hotel-location is great. Easy to find; close to the tube; Hyde Park is right Acrobat the street; and it's even in walking distance to Notting Hill as well. So, really central. The staff is really friendly and helpfull to, and...More

    Thank Trond Magnus G
    Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

    This was our third time staying here in 6 years and you get what you pay for and expect here. Rooms are small by US comparison but efficient. Breakfast was excellent with a choice of either continental or full English and a nice starter buffet...More

    Thank WARNINGSHOTBILL
    Reviewed 5 days ago

    The location is great...right next to Hyde park and many buses and the tube isn't far. Also a 10 minute walk from Paddington train station. Restaurants are very close. We stayed here twice on our visit to England. 3 days at the start and 3...More

    Thank Face1234
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    The Columbia Hotel was a find, more reasonably-priced than most other options that were well-located in London. We loved the location just north of Kensington Gardens and about two or three blocks from a major tube station. Some major buses stopped right in front of...More

    Thank wellwaters
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    I came to the hotel with my two 14 years old granddaughters. We had a family room which was OK, on the main road side, which was noisy, with the window open but we managed. The bathroom was OK. I must emphasize the friendliness of...More

    Thank Zivico2014
    Response from Josh F, Director at The ColumbiaResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to review the hotel. We're very pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us and we will be sure to pass on your kind comments to our team. I'm concerned and sorry to hear about...More

    The Hide London
    951 reviews
    #59 of 1,068 hotels in London
     
    Dean Street Townhouse
    643 reviews
    #131 of 1,068 hotels in London
     
    Chelsea Guest House
    960 reviews
    #321 of 1,068 hotels in London
     
    Best Western Chiswick Palace & Suites
    764 reviews
    #410 of 1,068 hotels in London
     
    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free Internet
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Breakfast included
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Breakfast Available
    • Things to do
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • $113 - $206 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Smoking rooms available ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 103
    • Reservation Options
    • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Orbitz, Travelocity, Expedia, Hotels.com, Hotwire, TripOnline SA, Cancelon, getaroom.com, HotelQuickly and Evoline ltd so you can book your The Columbia 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.
    • Location
    • United Kingdom >
    • England >
    • London
    • Also Known As
    • The Columbia Hotel London ,
    • Columbia Hotel London ,
    • Columbia London ,
    • The Columbia London, England
    Add Photo Photos
    Traveler (301)
    Room & Suite (71)
    Dining (12)
    Hotel & Grounds (194)
    Bathroom (37)
    Business Center & Event Rooms (3)
    Family and Play Areas (2)
    Nearby
    Sponsored by:
    Best Western Chiswick Palace & Suites
    764 reviews
    3.33 miles away
     
    Chelsea Guest House
    960 reviews
    3.31 miles away
     
    Dean Street Townhouse
    643 reviews
    2.02 miles away
     
    The Hide London
    951 reviews
    5.25 miles away
     
    Nearby Restaurants
    Bel Canto Restaurant
    1,033 reviews
    .09 miles away
    Nipa Thai
    513 reviews
    .18 miles away
    Island Grill & Bar
    1,148 reviews
    .16 miles away
    The Mitre in Lancaster Gate
    729 reviews
    .09 miles away
    Nearby Attractions
    Kensington Gardens
    3,319 reviews
    .30 miles away
    Paddington Station
    960 reviews
    .38 miles away
    Italian Gardens
    77 reviews
    .17 miles away
    Bayswater
    164 reviews
    .36 miles away
    Ask a question
    Questions & Answers
    andy e
    July 10, 2017|
    Answer Show all 3 answers
    Response from WARNINGSHOTBILL | Reviewed this property |
    As a guest at this hotel during the heat wave in June only the common areas had air conditioning. Fans were offered to guests on a first come first served basis. Our room on 3 was stifling.
    0
    Votes
    Dr L
    April 14, 2017|
    Answer Show all 8 answers
    Response from Phil C | Reviewed this property |
    NO I did not know about it !!
    1
    Vote
    Google Translation
    RobinJOshawa
    July 24, 2016|
    Answer Show all 5 answers
    Response from Malillysr | Reviewed this property |
    yes, but whether you can get into the room depends on availability
    0
    Votes
    Room Tips
    "To the street if noise is your problem"
    Read review
    "Avoid room 227."
    Read review
    "The first floor rooms allow smoking."
    Read review
    "Ask for a park view"
    Read review
    Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
    Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing