Hotel Vicinity:Nearest: Tube Station: Gloucester Road 299 yards (273 metres), Railway Station: West Brompton 0.9 miles (1.4 km), Motorway: M4 Junction 1 4.3 miles (6.9 km). The Eden Plaza Hotel London is located on the western edge of central London. Close to the Cromwell Road which is the A4 and the main route into and out of London giving direct access to Heathrow Airport. Close to some of the best shopping London has to offer at South Kensington, Knightsbridge (Harrods), Kensington and Kings Road Chelsea. Also well located for Earls Court Exhibition Centre. Almost opposite the Natural History and Science Museum and walking distance from Hyde Park. Other nearby attractions include the Royal Albert Hall and the Victoria and Albert Museum.
Hotel in Detail:The Eden Plaza Hotel Kensington places itself as a 3 star deluxe class hotel close to Knightsbridge and Kensington. Notable for being opposite no less than 3 of the London's most visited museums, The natural History Museum, The Science Museum and the Victoria and Albert Museum.
All bedrooms are en-suite (with power shower) and are air-conditioned. All of the guest rooms are compact and facilities include flat screen TV, Tea & Coffee making facilities, spy hole & safety chain, complimentary wireless internet access, direct dial telephone and hairdryer.
Daily Housekeeping. All floors are served by a lift.
The Eden Plaza Hotel has a lounge coffee bar and also serves soft drinks.
Each morning continental breakfast is served in the dedicated breakfast room.
Hotel facilities include a luggage room and free WiFi in public areas. The front reception is staffed 24 hours.
Bedroom Numbers:80 / 7 Floors
Check-in: 14.00 (2 pm)
Check-out: 11.00 am
Parking:Public parking is available in close proximity to the hotel and charges apply.
Internet:Complimentary wireless internet access throughout. Wired internet is available in the hotel rooms and is free of charge.
Compared to other London hotels: This hotel has been rated 71% by past guests. The London average is 79% and the average for 3 star hotels is 76%. Therefore this hotel is below average for its sector (star rating) .
Milesfaster ranking: 622nd from 806 London hotels, and 216th of 314 three star rated hotels.
Another to Consider: Another hotel that is much like the Eden Plaza Hotel and not too far (0.1 miles, 0.2 km) would be the 3 star Montana Hotel, where prices begin from around £45 and which has a 76% guest satisfaction rating. The Montana Hotel also offers: free WiFi.For a hotel that offers lower base rates take a look at the Z Hotel Shoreditch. 4.5 miles away (7.2 km), has been rated at 93% by past guests and whose lowest rates start at about £29.
Can we suggest something with a higher guest score? We suggest the 4 Star Artist Residence London seems like a possible option being 1.5 miles (2.5 km) from the Eden Plaza Hotel. The Artist Residence London has an extremely high guest rating of 96%, one of the best rated London hotels.
Local hotels analysed:The 50 nearest hotels around this area (68-69 Queensgate, SW7 postcode) which we have have on our website extend out to a 0.6 miles (0.9 km) radius. The numbers by star rating are 7 five star hotels (average rating 87%), 32 four star hotels (average rating 82%) and 11 three star hotels (average rating 70%). Top 3 star hotel is Premier Inn Kensington Earls Court at 84%. Coming out as the top rated hotel are Egerton House Hotel (5 star) and also the Milestone Hotel & Apartments (5 star) (both joint top with 97%).
Base Rates: We compare area starting room rates by using base rates. Bear in mind we use the published base rates which do not reflect short term offers and deals. They do however give a decent relative comparison.
Of the 50 closest hotels analysed we have base rate data for 48 of them. Looking at all hotels in the area the average base rate is £121 per night. They range from a low of £39 at Westbury Hotel Kensington (3 Star, 67%) up to £354 at Milestone Hotel & Apartments (5 Star, 97%). Rates break down to the following for each star rating: Five Star average: £246, Four Star average: £111 and Three Star average: £48.
Using our in-house algorithm we rank hotels based on guest ratings and weighted for related factors. We have a ranking for Eden Plaza Hotel 44th of 50 and 6th for the 11 three star hotels in the area. Our base rate rank for the hotel is 5th of 48 (5th of 10 three star hotels.). We use the base rate ranking and review ranking for the hotel to get an overall ranking of 25th of 48 for sheer value for money (The Nadler Kensington was top).
The hotel is above the average 3 star hotel rating for the surrounding area despite being below the average for London.
Comment: The Eden Plaza Hotel was completely refurbished during 2009/2010. The work increased room capacity from 62 to 80 bedrooms.