Hotel Vicinity:Nearest Tube Station: Lancaster Gate 0.2 miles (0.3 km), Railway Station: Paddington 0.2 miles (0.3 km), Motorway Junction: M1 jnct 1: 4.5 miles (7.2 km). In a central London location very close to Paddington Station is the Paddington Hotel. This location is actually more accurately called Lancaster Gate. The nearby Paddington Station is home to Heathrow Express train service. Paddington is a popular area for budget hotels thanks to having good transport links via bus, taxi and tube into the rest of London. It also has plenty to offer on its own doorstep with the large open spaces of Hyde Park and Kensington Gardens to the south side and the major shopping area of Queensway to the western side. Less than a mile to the east is Marble Arch which also marks the start of two very popular shopping streets, Edgware Road and Oxford Street. Other nearby places of interest include the Alexandra Fleming laboratory (0.3 miles), Serpentine Gallery (0.6 miles), Kensington Palace (0.8 miles), Portobello Road Market (0.9 miles) and Madame Tussauds (1.1 miles).
A budget bed and breakfast hotel close to tube and mainline train links. The Paddington Hotel provides basic no frills accommodation in a former Victorian townhouse residence. Some of the period architecture is sis still in evidence.
Bedrooms are en-suite (shower/WC) and most are equipped with a hairdryer, IDD telephone, mini-safe, television, iron/ironing board, fridge and tea/coffee facilities.
Hotel has a breakfast room which is located in the basement.
There is a porter service. Internet access in lobby.
Note: there is no lift in the Paddington Hotel.
Check-in is located close by at the Royal Apartments (51 Gloucester Terrace), where there is also wireless internet access. Open 24 hours a day, you will have your own front door key.
Check-in: 14.00 (2 pm)
Check-out: 11.00 am
Compared to other London hotels: This hotel has been rated 67% by past guests. The London average is 78% and the average for 2 star hotels is 67%. Therefore this hotel is equal to the average for its sector (star rating) .
Milesfaster ranking: 697th from 802 London hotels, and 35th of 66 two star rated hotels.
Another to Consider: A similar hotel nearby (0.1 miles, 0.2 km) would be the 2 star Edward Hotel, where rates start from £60 and which has a 68% guest satisfaction rating.If you are looking for something a bit cheaper then take a look at the Smart Hyde Park View Hostel. 0.2 miles from here (0.4 km), gaining a satisfaction rating of 67% from its past guests with base rates starting at about £11 (theres free WiFi too).
Something close by with a great client rating? We suggest the 3 Star Darlington Hyde Park Hotel may well be of interest to you. The Darlington Hyde Park Hotel is only 0.3 miles (0.5 km) away. The Darlington Hyde Park Hotel has managed a rating of 85%.
Local hotels analysed:The fifty closest hotel from here (28 Gloucester Terrace, W2 postcode) that we have data for cover a 0.4 miles (0.6 km) radius. The 50 consist of 19 four star hotels (average rating 79%), 21 three star hotels (average rating 69%), 9 two star hotels (average rating 62%) and 1 one star hotel (rated 60%). Of these hotel the highest rated is the Arbor Hyde Park (4 star) at 91%.
Base Rates: See how the area stacks up for low rates using base rates. We use published base rates but note these do not reflect special offers or short term discounts so remain a rough guide.
Of the 50 local hotel we have base rate data for 49 of them. We have calculated the average base rate for all the 50 nearby hotel at £70 per night. The low end of the scale shows rates from £11 at Smart Hyde Park View Hostel (2 Star, 68%) to a high of £159 at Arbor Hyde Park (4 Star, 91%). Rate averages for each star rating: Four Star average: £94, Three Star average: £58, Two Star average: £42 and One Star average: £39.
We rank hotel based on their guest rating but balanced for their influencing factors and we rank Paddington Hotel 35th (joint) of 50 nearby hotels and 3rd for the 9 two star hotels in the area. 2nd of 49 (2nd (joint) of 9 two star hotels.) for base rates ranking. Balancing the hotel rates and user rating we rank the hotel 3rd of 49 when judging the balance of price point to user rating (Smart Hyde Park View Hostel was top).