Hotel Vicinity:Nearest Tube Station: Gloucester Road 0.2 miles (0.3 km), Railway Station: Kensington Olympia 1.4 miles (2.3 km), Motorway Junction: M4 jnct 1: 4.4 miles (7.1 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
Compared to other London hotels: This hotel has been rated 71% by past guests. The London average is 78% and the average for 3 star hotels is 76%. Therefore this hotel is below average for its sector (star rating) .
Milesfaster ranking: 609th from 802 London hotels, and 210th of 315 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 75% guest satisfaction rating. The Montana Hotel also offers: free WiFi.For a hotel that offers lower base rates take a look at the Ibis Styles London Croydon Hotel. 7.8 miles away (12.6 km), has been rated at 69% by past guests and whose lowest rates start at about £32 (theres free WiFi too).
Can we suggest something with a higher guest score? We suggest the 4 Star One Thirty Queens Gate London Apartments seems like a possible option. The One Thirty Queens Gate London Apartments is only 0.0 miles (0.1 km) away. A highly rated hotel with a guest score of 90%.
Local hotels analysed:The 50 hotels nearest to this location (68-69 Queensgate, SW7 postcode) that we list cover a 0.6 miles (0.9 km) radius. They breakdown as follows: 7 five star hotels (average rating 87%), 32 four star hotels (average rating 82%) and 11 three star hotels (average rating 70%). Overall the best rated hotels are the Egerton House Hotel (5 star) and also the Milestone Hotel & Apartments (5 star) (both joint top with 97%).
Base Rates: A look at how hotels compare for starting rates (base rates). These published rates are long term rates so do not take account of special deals and offers.
Of the 50 local hotels we have base rate data for 48 of them. The average starting rate looking at all the nearest hotels to this location is £121 per night. The cheapest standard rates begin at £39 at Westbury Hotel Kensington (3 Star, 67%) while the highest base rates are £354 at Milestone Hotel & Apartments (5 Star, 97%). Averages listed for each individual star sector: Five Star average: £246, Four Star average: £111 and Three Star average: £48.
Our in-house ranking based on guest ratings but adjusted for influencing factors ranks Eden Plaza Hotel 43rd (joint) of the 50 local hotels and 6th for the 11 three star hotels in the area. Our base rate rank for the hotels is 5th of 48 (5th of 10 three star hotels.). Scoring the hotels rates and review score together we rank the hotels 26th of 48 when judging value for money (Collingham Apartments was top).
Note: Above the average 3 star hotels rating for the local district yet below average taking London as whole.
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.
Comment: The Eden Plaza Hotel was completely refurbished during 2009/2010. The work increased room capacity from 62 to 80 bedrooms.