A short walk from Hampstead tube station, this family run property boasts a renowned Italian restaurant and free Wi-Fi, with limited metered street parking nearby. Warm and hospitable, the friendly staff at La Gaffe place an emphasis on informality to offer you a pleasant welcome. Having been run by the same family since opening its doors in 1962, La Gaffe offers a well honed and popular dining experience and comfortable accommodation in the heart of Hampstead.
Guest Rooms offer free Wi-Fi, television, telephone, tea and coffee making facilities and a hairdryer to make your stay a relaxing, home-from-home experience. As bedrooms are located in converted Victorian built terrace housing most rooms are of a smaller size, though what they lack in size is more than made up for with character, comfort and classic Italian style.
The onsite Italian restaurant has won many accolades over the years, including the prestigious, international Cuoco D Oro award from Italy and a top ten nomination in the London Evening Standard Carlton Television Awards. With a very competitively priced menu offering main courses, light bites, desserts and a range of beverages, the main aim of the talented restaurant team is to maintain the same high standards that have made La Gaffe a firm favourite throughout the years.
The Wine Bar at La Gaffe offers an excellent range of European and New World bottles to suite any meal or mood. Visitors and guests alike are welcome to drop in for a casual drink in a friendly, informal setting where you can idle away an evening with good company and enjoy a relaxing end to your day. There is also a pleasant patio freely available for visitors to take advantage of, allowing you to enjoy a moment s solace away from the hustle and bustle of the city.
Set in the heart of Hampstead Village, one of London s most charming areas, La Gaffe is ideally placed for short commutes into the City of London just 15 minutes on the famous London Underground. With its captivating charm and inspiring views of London from Parliament Hill, Hampstead retains a traditional village feel that combines quaint winding streets and period architecture with contemporary style and sophistication. Hampstead also boasts Hampstead Heath: acres of woodland and ponds that make up one of London s best known public open spaces, perfect for energetic jogging or a long relaxing stroll. The nearby Kenwood House, a beautiful and impressive National Trust property, is home to a fine collection of master paintings from such renowned artists as Rembrandt, Constable and Vermeer and the grounds of the estate also holds open air concerts throughout the summer. With a large selection of museums, churches and National Trust houses within walking distance and a cosmopolitan heart of restaurants and shops, Hampstead is one of the most beautiful and historic parts of London
Please note any guests that wish to arrive after the latest check in time need to contact the hotel directly in advance.
The restaurant will be closed on Boxing day.
Via London Underground: The Nearest Tube station is Hampstead, on the Northern Line. After exiting the station, turn right onto Heath Street and the property is approximately 150 metres up the road on the left hand side.
By Car - from the M1: Exit the M1 at J1 onto the A406 (North Circular Road) in the direction of East Central London, Brent Cross and then continue on the A406 (North Circular Road) in the direction of Central London, Wood Green, Golders Green. Continue on the A406 (North Circular Road) for approximately 1200 metres before taking a left turn onto Bell Lane. Continue on Bell Lane for approximately 500 metres before turning left onto the A502 (Brent St). continue on the A502 onto A502 (Golders Green Rd) in the direction of Golders Green. Continue for approximately 1300 metres until reaching Golders Green and continue straight on onto the A502 (North End Road). Continue on the A502 (North End Rd) and at the roundabout continue on the A502 onto Heath St in the direction of Hampstead. Continue for approximately 300 metres and La Gaffe is on your right hand side.
You can check in from 15:00. You need to check out by 11:00.