Hotel Vicinity:The Flemings Mayfair Hotel London is situated in Mayfair just off from Piccadilly where this Georgian building has been located since 1730. Half Moon Street is a side turning with less traffic flowing through it than the surrounding roads although it is used a cut through from Piccadilly to Mayfair. A short walk are Green Park (0.2 miles) which forms part of the grounds of Buckingham Palace and Hyde Park. This is a central location close to the very heart of the tourist areas and gives easy access to all of London's attractions. Mayfair itself is an ultra expensive district notable for its high density of 5 star hotels. Also within the area is Bond Street (0.25 miles) where you will find high quality fashion and jewellery shops along with Saville Row, famed for it designer suits. Nearby are the well known shopping areas of Regent Street (0.4 miles), Oxford Street (0.5 miles) and Knightsbridge (0.7 miles). Local places of interest include the Michael Faraday Museum (0.24 miles), Royal Academy of Arts (0.3 miles), Apsley House (known as number one London) (0.35 miles), St James's Palace(0.37 miles), Wellington Arch (on Hyde Park Corner) (0.37 miles) and Buckingham Palace (0.39 miles).
Hotel in Detail:The Flemings Hotel, Mayfair first opened as a lodging establishment in 1851 and was run by William Fleming. The hotel is made up of 12 Georgian townhouses. Combining original features with modern luxury and an intimate feel. The first thing you will notice is the Lobby's marble floor giving the hotel a slightly European feel along with some novel flower arrangements.
All the guest rooms have en-suite power shower and bathroom where gleaming Italian ceramic wall tiles offset the Carrara marble surfaces to stunning effect and complimentary toiletries are supplied. Decor differs by floor, from the chocolate and vanilla in ground floor rooms (some with wooden floors), to the amethyst (purple) of the upper floors rooms and the powder blue, cream with white of the fourth floor (these rooms also have light wood furnishings and duvets).
Other in-room facilities include bathrobes, newspapers, minibar, cable TV (flat screen with internet browser) with pay movies, desk, safes, WiFi internet access, Alarm Clock Radio, tea/coffee facilities, Desk, Direct Dial Telephone with vociemail, safe, Hair Dryer, trouser press, and air conditioning. Beds have a plumped duvet. Iron/Ironing Board can be requested as can CD's and DVD's.
Room service is provided 24 hours. There is an evening turndown service.
Classic Rooms: average 229 sq feet / 21.3 sq m
Executive Rooms: average 322 sq feet / 29.9 sq m
Junior Suites: average 404 sq feet / 37.5 sq m
The hotel also has ten individually laid out and furnished apartments and with each one having its own entrance. Configurations range from one bedroom to three bedrooms and a penthouse suite. On arrival the guest relations manager will personally accompany you to your apartment. The apartments have the same facilities as the hotel rooms along with kitchen facilities ( Fridge/Freezer, Oven, Microwave, Dishwasher, utensils), Washing Machine and Dryer. You can also make use of the small mobile business centre (on request and chargeable). Twice daily maid service.
Dining Options:The Grill: Provides glamorous and opulent surroundings with a menu created by Chef Simon Henbery. Serves modern elegant European grill food with robust big colourful flavours, the best seasonal ingredients, and served with unexpected twist. Dishes include Veal Chops, Chateaubriand and grilled Lemon Sole, seasonal specials, classic puddings.
Open: 07.00 till 10.00 (Sunday 08.00 till 11.00), noon till 14.00 (closed Saturday), 17.30 till 22.00.
Cocktail & Tea Rooms: Sumptuously decadent Flemings Cocktail & Tea Rooms are available for morning coffee, afternoon tea, pre dinner cocktails with canapé and the place to enjoy hotel mixed Martinis. Air conditioned and decorated in cobalt blue with plumped cushions, Murano glass chandeliers and the Flemings own unique Couture Cocktail Collection.
Open: 11.00 till 01.00 (for residents)
Tea, Coffee and Pastries served 11.00 till 18.00. Afternoon Tea 14.30 till 17.00. canapé 18.00 till 20.00.
The Front Room: Exclusive to the Hotel are the hand crafted and freshly baked Cupcakes and layer cakes along with exquisite teas. Served from glass stands filled with mini jewels and Champagne.
Tea, coffee and pastries 11.00 till 18.00. Champagne and Cupcakes noon till 18.00. Champagne and canapé 18.00 till 20.00
Gluten free and vegetarian afternoon teas can be arranged if requested in advance.
Private Dining is available in the Grill and the Boardroom.
Picnics are available May thru September.
The hotel has 3 meeting/conference rooms each of which is fully air conditioned. capacities range from 12 to 55 reception style.
Hotel is entirely non-smoking. Wireless internet access is accessible throughout the hotel and charges apply. Concierge services available 24 hours. Guests also have complimentary use of gym facilities at a nearby fitness facility on weekdays.
Compared to other London hotels: This hotel has been rated 86% by past guests. The London average is 78% and the average for 4 star hotels is 81%. Therefore this hotel is above average for its sector (star rating) and for London as a whole.
Milesfaster ranking: 163rd from 798 London hotels, and 64th of 301 four star rated hotels.
Another to Consider: Another hotel that is much like the Flemings Hotel Mayfair And Apartments and not too far (0.1 miles, 0.1 km) would be the 4 star Washington Mayfair Hotel, where prices begin from around £169 and which has a 75% guest satisfaction rating. The Washington Mayfair Hotel also offers: free WiFi.
As the Flemings Hotel Mayfair And Apartments is a boutique style of hotel you might also be interested in the Fox Club Mayfair . This is also a boutique hotel and is (0.1 miles, 0.1 km) away. Rates start from around £140 and is rated by guests at 93%. The Fox Club Mayfair has: free WiFi.Looking for lower base rates? Then another option might be the Radisson Blu Berkshire Hotel. 0.6 miles from the Flemings Hotel Mayfair And Apartments (1.0 km), has scored 79% from former guests and whose lowest rates start at about £104 (theres free WiFi too).
Would you prefer to go with something that has scored higher in guest satisfaction ratings? If that is what your after then the 5 Star Halkin Hotel seems like a possible option. The Halkin Hotel is only 0.5 miles (0.8 km) away. The Halkin Hotel has an extremely high guest rating of 96%, one of the best rated London hotels.
Parking:Public parking is available in close proximity to the hotel and charges may apply.
Internet:Complimentary wireless internet access throughout.
Bedroom Numbers: 129 (includes 10 apartments)/ 4 floors. The hotel apartments are marketed separately as the 13 HALF MOON STREET APARTMENTS
Check-in: 14.00 (2pm)
Check-out: 12.00 noon