Budget guesthouse, steps from London Paddington
Paddington and parks
Normandie Hotel is a 5-minute walk from London Paddington – ideal if you're arriving in London by train or on the Heathrow Express. The Tube can also be caught at Paddington. Hyde Park, London's sprawling green oasis, is only 6 blocks from the hotel.
Her Majesty and Madame
Buckingham Palace is a 20-minute bus ride, and the wax figures at Madame Tussauds an 18-minute walk. Shopping at Baker Street requires a 15-minute stroll, and you'll arrive at the Sherlock Holmes Museum after walking 18 minutes.
With a mere 14 rooms, Normandie Hotel provides an intimate slice of London life. A full English breakfast is included, taken in a charming dining room. A multilingual staff assists guests with tour arrangements and directions, and parking is provided.
Guestrooms at Normandie Hotel are equipped with satellite TV. Rooms are unpretentious, and efficiently designed for budget-minded travelers. Desks and phones enable guests to catch up on work between sightseeing outings.