Hotel Vicinity:Nearest: Tube Station: Fulham Broadway 0.2 miles (0.4 km), Railway Station: West Brompton 0.5 miles (0.8 km), Motorway: M4 Junction 1 3.8 miles (6.1 km). The Millennium and Copthorne Hotels at Chelsea FC is situated on the Fulham road. Close to the famous Kings Road in Chelsea which runs parallel and where many chic and upmarket restaurants along with a large range of shops and boutiques can be found. Despite its name the hotel is NOT actually in Chelsea, its in Fulham. This location is on the Western edge of central London and very convenient for Heathrow Airport while being close to the heart of London. The hotel is located on a complex adjacent to the site of Chelsea football ground, known as Chelsea Village and covering an area of 12 acres. Close to two large exhibition centres at Earls Court (0.6 miles) and Olympia (1.4 miles). This area is close to other well known tourist favourite areas such as Kensington and Knightsbridge. Nearby attractions include Natural History and Science Museums (1.2 miles), Fulham Palace (1.3 miles), Kensington Palace (1.6 miles), Albert Memorial (1.6 miles), Serpentine gallery (1.8 miles), Westminster Cathedral (2.4 miles) and Buckingham Palace (2.5 miles).
Hotel in Detail:A unique setting within the 12 acre Chelsea football ground complex is the location for these two hotels which are run as one single entity under both the Millennium and Copthorne brands.
The Standard rooms are in the Copthorne Wing, Club rooms and suites are in the Millennium Wing.
The standard rooms are larger than the average hotel room found in London. Bedrooms are en-suite with marble bathrooms (bath, shower) and have a contemporary design. Facilities include en-suite, tea and coffee making facilities, trouser press, in room laptop size safe, individually controlled air conditioning, Satellite Plasma TV with pay movies and internet access, fridge (stocked on request), wired and high speed wireless internet-access, desk, voice mail messaging, data point for Pc modem, Hair dryer and desk and chair.
Club Rooms are as the standard plus minibar and marble bathrooms (bathrobes, top brand toiletries). Turndown service on request. These rooms give access to the Club lounge where you can enjoy a complimentary breakfast, WiFi internet, light snacks served all day and cocktails at night. Check-in is in the Millennium wing where there is a full concierge service.
Room service is 24 hours. Floors have lift access. Daily maid service.
55 Restaurant: Urban chic setting. Innovative menu drawing on influences from England and the rest of Europe. A choice of a la carte dining or the menu of the day which features high quality and especially sourced seasonal ingredients. The name of the restaurant refers to 1955 when Chelsea FC won the League title for the first time.
Open: 06.30 till 10.00 (Sunday 07.00 till 11.00), 18.00 till 22.00. Open for lunch on match days.
55 Bar: Modern and chic in style. The Bar is integrated into the lounge area. Serving drinks, cocktails, coffee and an all day menu. The area has WiFi internet access and large screen plasma televisions.
Open: 08.00 till 02.00.
Marco Restaurant: Located within the Chelsea Football Club complex, a collaboration between restaurateur Marco Pierre White and Chelsea FC chairman Roman Abramovich, fusing culinary delights from both sides of the channel. A stylish and elegant restaurant.
Frankie's Sports Bar & Grill: This restaurant is the result of a collaboration between Marco Pierre White and champion jockey Frankie Detorri. Serves Italian dishes in a family friendly environment.
In all there are a total of 7 meeting/function rooms the largest of which is the Attenborough room with a capacity for up to 80 reception style.
WIFI can be picked up in all public areas. Other business services provided include fax, postal and copy services. There are also internet kiosks and a business centre.
The Millennium and Copthorne hotels have full concierge services who can help with theatre bookings and car hire. Other services include Dry cleaning/laundry, Currency exchange, Luggage storage, Safe deposit boxes and ATM's. This Hotel holds a wedding licence and is disability friendly.
There is a Health and beauty Spa which is part of the Chelsea complex. It includes a state-of-the-art gym, 25 metre swimming pool, sauna, steam room, Jacuzzi, and organic lunch bar. Charges apply and is open 7 days a week.
Bedroom Numbers: 275 / 7 floors
Check-in: 14.00 (2 pm)
Check-out: 11.00 am
Parking:Public parking is available on site and costs £36 per day.
Internet:Complimentary wireless internet access throughout.
More hotels from this chainIf you prefer to stay with the Millennium chain these are your closest alternative choices:
Millennium Gloucester Hotel: is 0.9 miles (1.5 km) away, has a guest satisfaction score of 78% and rates start from about £97.
Bailey's Hotel London: is 0.9 miles (1.5 km) from here, earns a customer rating of 87% and base rates begin at about £161.
Millennium Knightsbridge Hotel: 1.8 miles (2.9 km), rated at 77% and with rates from around £176.
Millennium Hotel Mayfair: 2.6 miles (4.3 km), rated at 78% and with rates from around £176.
Compared to other London hotels: This hotel has been rated 80% by past guests. The London average is 80% and the average for 4 star hotels is 83%. Therefore this hotel is below average for its sector (star rating) . Millennium Hotels across the chain average 81% so this hotel is slightly below the guest rating for most Millennium hotels.
Milesfaster ranking: 454th from 866 London hotels, 2nd of 5 Millennium Hotels, and 210th of 328 four star rated hotels.
Another to Consider: A similar hotel nearby (0.5 miles, 0.8 km) would be the 4 star Doubletree By Hilton Chelsea, where rates start from £119 and which has an 87% guest satisfaction rating.If you are looking for something a bit cheaper then take a look at the Mayflower Hotel and Apartments. 0.8 miles away (1.2 km), gaining a satisfaction rating of 71% from its past guests with base rates starting at about £75 (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 Milestone Hotel and Apartments seems like a possible option being 1.4 miles (2.3 km) from the Millennium Copthorne Hotel At Chelsea Fc. The Milestone Hotel and Apartments has a perfect unblemished customer rating 100%, a truly stunning achievement.
Local hotels analysed:The fifty closest hotels from here (Fulham Road, SW6 postcode) that we have data for cover a 1.0 miles (1.6 km) radius. The 50 consist of 6 five star hotels (average rating 85%), 20 four star hotels (average rating 82%), 19 three star hotels (average rating 73%) and 5 two star hotels (average rating 67%). Of these hotels the highest rated are Hotel Indigo London Kensington (4 star), The Nadler Kensington (4 star), The Kensington London (5 star) and the Hotel Xenia (4 star) (all 4 are joint top with 90%).
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. We have calculated the average base rate for all the 50 nearby hotels at £107 per night. The low end of the scale shows rates from £44 at Lord Kensington Hotel (3 Star, 71%) to a high of £350 at Falcon Wharf Apartments (5 Star, 80%). Rate averages for each star rating: Five Star average: £230, Four Star average: £110, Three Star average: £77 and Two Star average: £62.
We rank hotels based on their guest rating but balanced for their influencing factors and we rank Millennium Copthorne Hotel At Chelsea Fc 19th (joint) of 50 nearby hotels and 13th (joint) for the 20 four star hotels in the area. Compared to the nearest alternative hotels this hotel is 32nd of 50 (9th (joint) of 20 four star hotels.) for base rates. Balancing the hotels rates and user rating we rank the hotel 26th of 47 when judging the balance of price point to user rating (The Nadler Kensington was top).
Background:First built in 1993.
In June 2006 Millennium and Copthorne Hotels struck a deal with Chelsea football club giving them management and branding of the hotel. During 2006/07 the bedrooms underwent a multi million pound refurbishment. The Copthorne Hotel has 160 rooms while the Millennium has 115 rooms. They are described as 'wings' rather than separate hotels.
Past Names: The Hotel At Chelsea (2006), Chelsea Village Hotel (2005)