Stow-Away's secondary  logo - features a stylised text graphic saying "Stow Away" in a black text centred on a turquoise semi-circle. Stow-Away is London's Eco-friendly Apart-Hotel located in the heart of London's creative and Arts district' South Bank.
Magnifying glass graphic used to depict a search bar on Stow-Away's website. Stow-Away is London's Eco-friendly Apart-Hotel in the heart of London's creative and cultural district; South Bank.

your stay with us

Can you remind me of your contact details?

Phone: 020 7719 7000

Mobile: 07900 391 543


Do you have an on-site reception?

No our property is unmanned.  You can reach our off-site reception by contacting us from your mobile or by using the phone in the lobby to our hotel. 

How do I use my smart phone to open the door to the room?

You will need to download the stow-away app, it's free and available from the Apple App Store or Google Play Store.  When you make your booking a credit card link will be sent to you.  You then submit your credit card details to guarantee for any incidentals/damages.  You must do this to receive your door codes.  Payment must be made in full before the codes are released.

You will receive your Door Codes on the day of your arrival between 12-4pm by email and by SMS (if you have provided your mobile number – please do if possible as this makes life easier for all of us!).

You can then either use these in the Stow-Away app or you can input the codes directly into the keypads on the doors.

What are your check-in and check-out times?

Check in is 11am and check out is 4pm

Can I check in early?

This is subject to availability. Please contact us and we will do our best to arrange this for you.

Can I check out late?

This is subject to availability. Please contact us and we will do our best to arrange this for you.

Do you have a luggage store?

We don’t have a luggage store on site unfortunately but there are some good options in the area for bag storage including

What type of electrical sockets do you have in the rooms?

We have UK standard power sockets as well as USB sockets in all our rooms.

What amenities are there in the rooms?

Our rooms are designed to be micro apartments and so have all the facilities you need to make a home from home. This includes a shower, kitchen with all mod cons, king size bed, TV, wardrobe and table and chairs.  A full list of all the room facilities can be found in our app.

How often do you clean the rooms?

The rooms are cleaned every 7 days. Bins are emptied every day. 

Is there somewhere for my suitcase in the room?

We have a small storage space under the bed suitable for carry on cases.

Do you have facilities for disabled travellers?

The property is level access on the ground floor and we have a lift serving all the rooms. One room is also set up for disabled travellers.

Can I bring my pet?

We do allow pets for a small fee of £25 per night.  Please let us know when you make your booking you would like to bring your dog with you.

Do you have a laundry service?

We have two washer dryers on site for use by our guests.  On check in you will be given laundry detergent to use.  You also have an iron and ironing board in the room.  If you want someone else to do the hard work you could also try a service such as

Am I allowed to smoke?

We do not allow smoking anywhere on the premises.

payment and booking

What are your room rates?

Our room rates vary depending on the time of year, how far in advance you book and the length of your stay.  Please contact us direct to get the most competitive rates.

What happens if I don’t receive conformation of my reservation?

Please contact us and we will happily look into this for you and arrange to send you your booking details.

Do I need to pay a deposit when booking a room?

No. Your card details are taken and held for any incidentals/damages.

What is your cancellation/refund policy?

This depends on the type of booking you made (for example or direct).  Please refer to your booking confirmation for details.

food and drink

Do you have a bar or restaurant in the hotel?

We have a lovely wine bar and restaurant on the ground floor run by Unwined.  They have an amazing selection of wines and other drinks and a menu that changes on a regular basis.  You can find more details at

What do I do about breakfast?

We don’t offer breakfast but Lower Marsh has an incredible selection of cafes that serve breakfast.  There are also local shops and supermarkets very close by so you can make your own in your room using our well stocked kitchen.

Do you offer room service?

We don’t offer room service.

transport and parking

Is there parking available?

There is limited parking in the area. Some on street parking is available in the area and the nearest multi storey car parks are the APCOA car park at Cornwall Road, London SE1 9PP or the Waterloo Car Park at 39 York Road, London SE1 7NQ.

How far is Stow-Away from the nearest underground and train stations?

We are very near to Waterloo Station which has both underground and mainline train services. We are also close to Lambeth North tube station which is on the Bakerloo Line.

How do I get there from the airport?

All the major London airports have fast links into Central London.  From there you can travel by public transport or get a taxi.

general info

What is Stow-Away?

Stow-Away is a 20 bed apart hotel.

Who is Stow-Away For?

We welcome anyone!  Our guests come from all over the world and across all ages.  As we do not have an on site reception we are particularly well suited to anyone looking for that feeling of being at a ‘home from home’ as you can come and go as you please using only your phone to gain access to the property.

How big are the Rooms?

The rooms are surprisingly spacious and are approximately 19.8 sq m (213 sq ft). 

Where is Stow-Away Waterloo Located?

Stow-Away is very well located on the South Bank just behind Waterloo station in the heart of London’s cultural district.

What is your privacy policy?

All our relevant terms and conditions and privacy policies are in the following - our site: - links to policies on Bridge Street's site:

Can I write an article about Stow-Away?

Yes please do!  If you would like to write an article please contact us at 

I have a great idea for a location for a new Stow-Away – who should I contact?

Excellent!  We are on the look out for new locations.  Please contact us at

What is your sustainability policy?

We are very committed to being as sustainable as possible. Our main initiatives are summarised in our Sustainability Credentials -

Can you remind me of your contact details?

Phone: 020 7719 7000
Mobile: 07900 391 543

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