Hotel Overview:The Queens Hotel is located in South London, some 6.9 miles from Central London, and close to Croydon. This is a refurbished Victorian building that was first used as a hotel way back in 1856. Less than half a mile from the hotel is the Crystal palace Concert Bowl and a similar distance to the Crystal palace national Sports Stadium. Crystal Place museum is 0.4 miles away as is Crystal Palace Park which was the worlds first theme Park. Selhurst Park football ground is within walking distance. This location is also convenient for tennis at Wimbledon with the All England tennis club 5.7 miles from here.
The Queens hotel is a Victorian building and dates back to 1854 when it was built to serve visitors to the original Crystal palace..
Bedroom amenities include Tea & Coffee facilities, en-suite facilities, Trouser Press, Windows that open, Wake Up Calls, Central heating, Hairdryer, Direct Dial Phone, Colour Television, Iron & Ironing Board (on request). Room configurations include singles, doubles, twins and Triple room's. All rooms have lift access.
Breakfast is served from 07.00 till 09.30. The restaurant is on the fifth floor and so offers some panoramic views of the surrounding area. Snacks are served all day from the bar in the hotel lounge. The lounge area also has a TV for guest use.
The hotel offers meeting and banqueting facilities that can accommodate up to 800 guests.
The front reception is staffed 24 hours a day and offers safety deposit box facilities. Should you need to store luggage the hotel has facilities for storage. WiFi in public areas (charges apply).
Compared to other London hotels: This hotel has been rated 50% by past guests. The London average is 78% and the average for 2 star hotels is 66%. Therefore this hotel is below average for its sector (star rating).
Milesfaster ranking: 770th from 790 London hotels, and 58th of 63 two star rated hotels.
Another to Consider: A comparable type of hotel close by (2.3 miles, 3.7 km) would be the 2 star Leigham Court Hotel, with base rates beginning from £70 and which has a 74% guest satisfaction rating.Looking for lower base rates? Then another option might be the Generator Hotel. 7.9 miles away (12.7 km), has scored 79% from former guests and whose lowest rates start at about £20 (theres free WiFi too).
Fancy something highly rated by its guests? We think the 3 Star Windmill On The Common could be a good choice, and some 4.0 miles (6.4 km) from this hotel. A highly rated hotel with a guest score of 86%.
Parking:Public parking is available on site and costs £5 per day.
Internet:WiFi is available in public areas and charges apply.
Check-in: 14.00 (2 pm)
Check-out: 11.00 am