Mercure London Staines-upon-Thames Hotel

Situated 20 miles from London, on the River Thames, Mercure London Staines-upon-Thames Hotel offers limited free parking and some riverside rooms. The rail station is nearby and the town centre and shops are a 3-minute walk away. Twickenham is only 20 minutes’ drive away.

All rooms offer a 32-inch flat-screen TV, an en-suite bathroom, and a minibar. Some rooms enjoy scenic river views, and each room features a telephone and tea/coffee facilities.

Mercure London Staines-upon-Thames has a terrace bar and restaurant, with panoramic river views.

Guests have discounted access to a local leisure centre, with use of a gym and pool. Amongst nearby attractions, guests can reach Thorpe Park, which is 10 minutes’ drive away, Windsor and Legoland, both 7 miles away.

Solo travellers particularly like the location — they rated it 8.3 for a one-person stay.