London, England, April 15, 2008
Historically speaking, the British had a habit of renting holiday homes or living in lodging houses and coaching inns when they visited London. However, things have changed, and hotels are an intrinsic part of London's tourism industry today.
There is no exact official data available on the number of hotel rooms in London
. However, it is not at all difficult to find a hotel in modern London now. In fact there is a hotel for all purposes, purses and people in London.
Central London has the advantage of best connectivity to move within the city by road or London underground
. All main line train stations are located in this zone, thus making central London an ideal base. There are luxury London hotels
, mid range and also low budget hotels available in this part of London.
Luxury hotels are more concentrated in the West End though - especially Mayfair. London's 5 star hotels are traditionally smaller than their international counterparts in other parts of the world. A fast developing hotel group in London called London Town Hotels
offers an excellent range of 3 and 4 star hotels in central London to the travellers.
The boom of branded hotel started in London some years back. Many office building are now converted into branded hotels. Central London also has many Victorian town house buildings, which are converted, into branded hotels. These hotels offer traditional grandeur at affordable prices than luxury hotels.
There are many cheap hotels in central London districts, which offer bed and breakfast facilities to people. These family run hotels in London are small but offer personalized service, which is not available in star hotels. However, the best choice depends on the arrival point for a person coming to London. It is also dictated by what a person plans to do, and his individual preference.
There are many booking agencies available in London, on and off the Internet to book hotels in central London. These agencies offer wide range of choice from family run hotels to five star hotels for all needs. Most hotels in central London have their own websites where you can book online, and PR team with telephonic booking facilities for visitors to London city. Most London hotels
give special offers and discount deals
to interested customers from time to time.
As London is always busy, with so many things happening all around the year, it is advisable to book well in advance, if you want a good price for hotels in central London.
About the Author: This article was written by the author for www.lth-hotels.com, official website of London Town Hotels Limited, fastest growing London hotels
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