best western john howard

Best Western John Howard Hotel

Hotel Rating: 3 Star Free WiFi √ Quad Rooms √ Apartments √
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4 Queens Gate, Kensington, London, England, UK, SW7 5EH
Closed for 16 months for refurbishment from June 2011 but then in 2013 announced it would be shutting for good. The building being converted into residential apartments. Below are details for historical interest only as at its time of closing in 2011.

Hotel in Detail:

The Best Western John Howard Hotel blended old style elegance and modern day comforts with friendly staff always on hand to offer efficient and prompt service as well as a 24 hour concierge service. The hotel is located in a tree lined boulevard.

Bedroom amenities include satellite television, Coffee/tea maker, Hairdryer, Iron, ironing board, trouser press, free wireless internet access, Direct dial telephone with voicemail, minibar and air-conditioning. All rooms are en-suite.
Room service is 24 hours.
The Hotel has some splendidly furnished apartments for families or business travellers wanting greater privacy, space to entertain, or those wanting the privacy of an apartment but with the luxury of 24 hour room service and a restaurant. Room configurations include apartments that can accommodate up to 4 adults. Each self-contained apartment has its own kitchen equipped with oven, hob, refrigerator and a range of cooking utensils and tableware.

The hotel has a Bar and onsite restaurant the "Manor at the Gate. The restaurant offers a buffet breakfast incorporating a traditional cooked English breakfast and is also open for dinner. The restaurant also serves quick snacks.
Open: 07.00 till 10.30 (Sundays from 10.30), 18.00 till 23.00 (closed Sundays).

The Best Western John Howard hotel has complimentary WIFI internet access in the lobby and restaurant. Additionally there is high speed internet access access available on the lobby computer. Fax services and printing are available on request and charged accordingly.

Hotel Vicinity:

Nearest: Tube Station: Gloucester Road 0.4 miles (0.7 km), Railway Station: London Paddington 1.1 miles (1.8 km), Motorway: M4 Junction 1 4.3 miles (6.9 km).
The Best Western John Howard Hotel London was located just off of Kensington High Street, one of the most fashionable shopping areas in London, and once home to Diana Princess of Wales (Kensington Palace). Also almost opposite the hotel is Hyde Park, with its boating on the Serpentine Lake (weather permitting), wide open spaces, snack bars and Serpentine Gallery. 200 yards from the hotel is one the capitals premier concert and events venue, The Royal Albert Hall. The location is within central London some 2 miles west of Piccadilly Circus. The immediate vicinity is one of the more expensive areas of London to live and is a mix of residential properties and shopping high streets. Queens Gate itself is a residential road consisting of mainly large houses now converted into flats/apartments. Although a popular cut-through its not overly busy with traffic.
Bedroom Numbers: 52 / 7 floors (12 apartments)
Check-in: 14.00 (2 pm)
Check-out: 12.00 noon
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This hotel is listed as being closed since 2011.
Compared to other London hotels: This hotel has been rated 74% by past guests. The London average is 59% and the average for 3 star hotels is 86%. Therefore although the hotel is above average for London as a whole this hotel is below average for its sector (star rating).
Milesfaster ranking: 531st from 750 London hotels, and 177th of 298 three star rated hotels.

Local hotels analysed:

The 50 hotels nearest to this location (4 Queens Gate, SW7 postcode) that we list cover a 0.7 miles (1.1 km) radius. They include 12 five star hotels (average rating 89%), 29 four star hotels (average rating 80%), 8 three star hotels (average rating 66%) and 1 two star hotel (rated 67%). Top 3 star hotel is Montana Hotel at 82%. Of these local hotels the highest rated are Milestone Hotel and Apartments (5 star) and also the Egerton House Hotel (5 star) (both joint top with 99%).
Base Rates: See a breakdown of the average starting (base) rates for the area. Base rates are a rough guide to starting rates as they do not include special offers and deals.
Of the 50 local hotels we have base rate data for 48 of them. The average starting rates for the surrounding area are around £147 per night. They range from a low of £49 at Montana Hotel (3 Star, 82%) and the Eden Plaza Hotel (3 Star, 75%) to a high of £378 at Baglioni Hotel (5 Star, 91%). The breakdown by star rating shows the following averages: Five Star average: £243, Four Star average: £126 and Three Star average: £58.
In terms of value for money for the local area we rank Montana Hotel top.
Parking: no onsite parking. Nearby NCP pay car park.
Cable satellite television
In-room movies
AM/FM alarm clock
Coffee/tea maker
Iron, ironing board
Trouser press
Desk/work area
Direct dial telephone
Voice mail
Room service 24 hours
Additional in-room toiletries
Cocktail lounge
Guest laundry
Safe deposit box

Best Western John Howard Hotel Locality Information

Districts Close by:

Kensington, Chelsea, South Kensington, Knightsbridge, Queensgate

Nearest Major Airports:

Heathrow Airport (12 miles, 19 km), Gatwick Airport (24 miles, 38 km), Luton Airport (28 miles, 45 km), Stansted Airport (33 miles, 54 km), London City Airport (10 miles, 16 km)

Nearest Tube Stops:

Kensington High Street (0.5 miles, 0.8 km), South Kensington (0.6 miles, 1 km), Gloucester Road (0.6 miles, 1 km), Queensway (0.7 miles, 1.1 km)

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