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1 room, 2 adults

L'oscar London

5-star5 stars
Great for familiesThis property has good facilities for families.
2 Southampton Row, London, England, WC1B 4AA, United Kingdom

Luxury hotel with restaurant, near Russell Square
  • Free WiFi
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From 156 reviews. TripAdvisor Traveller Rating.

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

  • Amazing service and hotelSep 2, 2019
  • Can’t speak highly enough about the service in L’Oscar, a wonderful few days. Aug 26, 2019

L'oscar London

from £315
  • Deluxe Room
  • Suite (Suite)
  • Junior Suite
  • Suite (L'Oscar)
  • Suite
  • Superior Room

What’s around L'oscar London


  • In London City Centre
  • Russell Square (5-minute walk)
  • The British Museum (6-minute walk)
  • Aldwych Theatre (7-minute walk)
  • Royal Opera House (8-minute walk)
  • Oxford Street (8-minute walk)
  • The Strand (8-minute walk)
  • Covent Garden Market (9-minute walk)

Getting around

  • London (LHR-Heathrow) 50-min drive
  • London (LCY-London City) 32-min drive
  • London (LGW-Gatwick) 94-min drive
  • London Farringdon Station 16-min walk
  • London Euston Station 17-min walk
  • London Charing Cross Station 17-min walk
  • Holborn Underground Station 1-min walk
  • Chancery Lane Underground Station 8-min walk
  • Covent Garden Underground Station 8-min walk

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 39 rooms


  • Check-in time starts at 3 PM
  • Check-out time is noon

Required at check-in

  • Credit card or cash deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others


  • Babysitting/childcare *


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • No parking

Payment types at the property

  • Cash

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • Full breakfast daily (surcharge)
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Coffee shop/café
  • 24-hour room service
Working away
  • Number of meeting rooms - 3
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Lift
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Terrace
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Italian
  • Polish
  • Spanish

In the room

Home comforts
  • Air conditioning
  • Minibar
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
Sleep well
  • Premium bedding
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Designer toiletries
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Pay films
  • Premium TV channels
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
Food and drink
  • Free bottled water
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe

Special features


Café L'oscar – This restaurant specialises in international cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, dinner and light fare. Open daily.

Baptist Bar – On-site cocktail bar. Open selected days.

L'oscar London’s small print

Also known as

  • L'oscar London Hotel
  • L'oscar London London
  • L'oscar London Hotel London
  • L'Oscar London England
  • L'oscar London Hotel
  • L'oscar London London
  • L'oscar London Hotel London

Optional extras

Parking is available nearby and costs GBP 50 per night

Rollaway beds are available for GBP 100.0 per night

Full breakfast is offered for an extra charge of GBP 20 per person (approximately)

Babysitting/childcare is available for an extra charge

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

Recent reviews

Exceptional 9.8 From 126 reviews

Exceptional 10.0
Was looking forward to a romantic evening away for our anniversary and L'Oscar was perfect. The building is opulantly decorated and very dramatic, the room was wonderful and the friendly and helpful Claire on the front desk very kindly upgraded our stay. Couldn't fault it.
Adam, gb1 night romance trip
Very good 8.0
Has potential
A beautiful hotel with potential to improve with some experience. A little over priced considering it didnt quite hit the 5* standards you would expect. The staff were lovely but needed a little more training as confusion over how to charge to room when ordering. We ordered room service and the wine wasnt opened for us. No papers available at breakfast which was £50 for 2 on top of the £500 room. Shame we were placed next to a room with interconnecting door when hotel wasnt full- neigbours insisted on runnning in and out from 11pm-1am (door banging kept us awake). Would like to come back and try the baptist restaurant but wouldnt want the expense if certain things not addressed.
Rhiannon, gb1 night romance trip
Exceptional 10.0
Amazing, unique hotel with outstanding staff. Many delights and surprises await you within the hotel.
Mark, gbRomance trip
Exceptional 10.0
Beautiful hotel run by fantastic staff
Could not have had a better stay. Staff made us so welcome, could not have been more helpful or professional. Knew so much about the hotels history and seemed really proud to be working there. The general manager even came to see us while checking out to wish my wife happy birthday, as that was the reason for our stay - those small touches go a long way and L'Oscar were flawless at this.
Mark, gbRomance trip
Exceptional 10.0
Great birthday treat
Beautiful hotel. The room was so comfortable. This staff were attentive and polite. I could not fault anything.
Russell, gb1 night romance trip

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