Home of the Foreign Missions Club

Christian Guest House and Conference Venue
+44(0)20 7226 2663

About Us

About your stay

Check-in and Check-out

Check in begins at 3:00 p.m. You are more than welcome to arrive earlier but your room may not be ready for you. Feel free to leave your luggage with us and return later in the day or wait in one of our lounges. Please note our reception closes at 10:00 p.m. so contact us in advance for later arrivals. Our check-out time is 10:00 a.m.

Breakfast Buffet

Enjoy a filling breakfast (7:30 – 9:00 a.m. Monday to Saturday; 8:00 – 9:30 a.m. on Sunday) before leaving for the day. The Highbury Centre offers a variety of hot food, cereals, spreads, fruit, toast, tea, and coffee. Please note, we might change our breakfast according to season. If you have any dietary requirements please inform us in advance.

Cancellation

In the event of cancellation or changing of dates half of the deposit will be refunded if you notify us 7 days before your arrival date, after that date no refund is given. For details of deposit please see Terms and Conditions – Individuals. Group terms and conditions differ, if you wish to make a group booking (over 5 rooms) please see Terms and Conditions - Groups

Payment

At the time of booking we charge a deposit only, the remaining balance is to be paid upon arrival. If someone is paying on your behalf then the same arrangement applies.  Please see our Terms and Conditions for details.

You can pay by credit/debit card or cash in GBP Sterling. We do not accept cheques and American Express. 

Parking

There are plenty of spaces available on the road to park but your car needs a parking permit 24 hours a day. We can give it to you for £20.00 refundable deposit. Please inform the reception prior to your arrival if you need it.

Phone use

Please note the Highbury Centre has no public phone and the rooms are not equipped with phone. For longer stays we suggest to purchase a phone card when arriving to London.

Computer and Internet Access

We have a strong WiFi network throughout the house which you can use for free.The Highbury Centre has a computer in The Hub with a printer and internet access. We charge 10p/printed pages or photocopies.

Laundry

Our laundry is opened for our guests between 15:30 to 22:00. Equipped with washing machine, tumble dryer, ironing board and irons. You can purchase washing powder in the reception.

Public Transport

The closest underground station is Highbury & Islington on the Victoria line. This is about 10-15 minutes’ walk away.

Local buses take you directly to locations such as: The British Museum, Buckingham Palace, Hyde park, St Paul’s Cathedral, Waterloo, Piccadilly Circus (walking distance from Trafalgar Square)

You can plan your journey and also find transport maps on http://www.tfl.gov.uk/

Other meals

We do not provide lunch or dinner and have no kitchen facilities for guests' use. There is a microwave and a fridge in our library where you can store and heat up food. You can also order food or try some nice and affordable restaurants in the area. Our receptionists will be happy to give you directions.

Families with children

Our place is family friendly, children are very welcome. We are equipped with baby cots, high chairs, (please ask at the time of reservation). Our spacious garden with the playground is also popular among children or if the weather does not allow outdoor activities we have a selection of children books/DVD-s and board games. 

Smoking

The Highbury Centre is a NON SMOKING building. If guests are not compliant, then The Highbury Centre will have the right to charge a fixed penalty of £50.

Pets

Sorry, no pets allowed, except Guide dogs.

Other Information

There is no lift inside The Highbury Centre. If you require a specific room or ground floor please let us know when making the booking, we will try our best to accommodate your needs.

 

To check our availability please fill in our an enquiry form or contact us:

Phone: 0207 226 2663 or +44 207 226 2663 internationally.

Skype: the.highbury.centre
Individual bookings: enquiries@thehighburycentre.org
Group bookings (over 5 rooms) or conference enquiries: groups@thehighburycentre.org