Hotel SO Kings Cross

170 King's Cross RoadWC1X 9DHLondonUnited Kingdom
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About Hotel SO Kings Cross

Hotel SO Kings Cross Hotel offers low-frills accommodations in the heart of London. The budget hotel is a five-minute walk from King’s Cross and St. Pancras International railway stations and the London Underground.

Budget guestrooms feature single, double or twin beds and are equipped with an en suite bathroom. In room amenities include a kettle, satellite TV and free Wi-Fi.

The hotel features a 24-hour front desk and luggage storage facilities.

A host of restaurants and fast food outlets can be found in and around King’s Cross station. Honest Burgers, located on the same street as the hotel, is a popular choice.

The Scala nightclub and music venue is located 150 metres from Hotel SO Kings Cross Hotel. Meanwhile, the British Library, London Canal Museum and King’s Cross Theatre can all be found within 700 metres of the hotel. King’s Cross underground station offers travellers quick and easy access to London at large.


170 King's Cross Road, WC1X 9DH, London, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44(20)71590314 | Official Homepage

Top amenities

  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Free WiFi in rooms
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Parking
  • Pets
  • A/C
  • Restaurant
  • Hotel bar
  • Gym

All amenities

Hotel facilities

  • 24-hour reception
  • Business centre
  • Concierge
  • Express check-in / out
  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Hotel safe
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • PC with internet
  • Room service
  • WiFi in lobby

Room facilities

  • Bathroom with shower
  • Central heating
  • Free WiFi in rooms
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet
  • Satellite TV
  • Television
  • WiFi in rooms

Arrival / Departure

  • Check-in: 14:00
  • Check-out: 11:00

Positive Reviews

Convenient location near King's Cross station.

SO Kings Cross Hotel is a five-minute walk from King's Cross and St. Pancras railway stations, making it a popular choice with those arriving by or catching a train out of London. The central location and London Underground links also makes it a convenient choice for visitors looking to get around the city.

Clean and functional rooms.

According to reports, rooms at the hotel are kept clean and tidy and, while not being anything to write home about, serve as a good crash pad. Past guests suggest the accommodations are perfectly suitable for travellers simply looking for a bed to lay their head on and a shower to freshen up.

Luggage storage proves useful.

The hotel offers a complimentary luggage storage service, a detail that proves popular with many guests. Guests can leave their luggage at the hotel after check-out, which is convenient for those with late flights or train journeys.

Negative Reviews

Rooms are very small.

According to reports, rooms at SO Kings Cross Hotel are very compact, something that proves unpopular with some guests. A number of visitors report that rooms are only slightly larger than the beds they contain, while en suite bathrooms are even more compact. Storage proves an issue for a number of guests.

Noisy neighbourhood proves unpopular with some.

King's Cross is one of London's busiest areas and, as such, can be very noisy. Some guests report that the sound of traffic, trains and people going about their daily and nightly business can prove disruptive, particularly as rooms are not well soundproofed.

Hotel staff receives mixed reviews.

Hotel employees receive a mixed bag of reviews when it comes to past guests. While some find the staff to be friendly and helpful, others experience cold and disinterested employees that are unwilling to help out.

Rating Overview

Rating trivago Rating Index based on 548 reviews across the web
5.9 /10
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5.9 out of 10 based on 548 reviews