We aim to make the stay of all our guests as comfortable as possible. Please see our Access Statement for further details.
If you arrive before 1pm your room may not be ready. You are welcome to leave your luggage at the hotel and return later when your room will be ready.
When you check in you will be given a set of keys. One key for your room and one key for the main entrance. This will mean that you are free to enter and leave the hotel 24 hours per day at your convenience.
A member of staff is always present at Barry House and so you may check in late, but please do let us know your approximate arrival time when booking your room.
Our reception desk is open from 8am to 6pm. We are happy to provide directions, tourist information and can also book a wide range of tickets for theatre, attractions and sightseeing tours.
Check out time is 11am. However we are happy to look after your luggage after check out time
We do not have a lift/elevator. If you require a room on a lower floor then please let us know in advance.
Please note that all Budget rooms and single rooms are located on the 4th floor. As an older building there are a significant number of steps.
We provide all linen and towels (bath towels and hand towels). Our chambermaids will service your room every day.
Complimentary breakfast is served each morning in our breakfast room from 8am to 9.30am. We can serve slightly before and after these times if necessary.
Breakfast includes fruit juice; tea, coffee or hot chocolate; a selection of breakfast cereal and muesli; toast with jams and marmalade; and our English breakfast of eggs, bacon, sausages and baked beans. We can cater for special diets such as soya milk (but please let us know in advance).
It is against the Law to smoke in Barry House.
All of our rooms are fitted with internal intercom handsets. These allow you to call our reception or night staff should you have any problems or questions. You can receive external phone calls in the comfort of your room as well as make external phone calls at an extra charge.
The telephone area code for London is 020. If dialling from overseas the UK Country code is 44 then please remove the “0” at the beginning of the number.
To call Barry House from the USA or Canada dial 011 44 20 7723 7340
To call Barry House from most other countries dial 00 44 20 7723 7340
All mobile phone numbers in the UK start with the prefix “07”, again to dial from abroad you will need to remove the first zero.
The local emergency number in the UK is 999.This will connect you to the Police, Fire and Ambulance service.
London is one of the safest cities in Europe. Hyde Park is also a safe neighbourhood. At Barry House we like to ensure all of our customers feel safe and secure and so we have a CCTV system covering common areas of the B&B.
The voltage in the UK is 230v and we use UK standard 3 pin plugs. All our rooms also feature usb sockets for easy charging of phones and tablets. Items such as computers, phones and cameras (usually marked 100-240v) can be plugged in using plug adapters. We can provide these at Barry House for your convenience.
Our rooms have hairdryers and we can provide an iron for use in your room.
Higher powered items such as hair strengtheners and curlers must be adapted for use with 230v. We do not recommend the use of voltage transformers as these are unreliable.