Hotel Vicinity:Nearest: Railway Station: East Croydon 0.2 miles (0.3 km), Tube Station: Colliers Wood 4.5 miles (7.3 km), Motorway: M25 Junction 7/M23 Junction 8 8 miles (12.9 km). The Hampton by Hilton Croydon opened in March 2012.
Bedrooms are contemporary and ergonomically–designed and you can request one of the 32 interconnecting guest rooms. Wireless intern et access for free in all rooms. The come with a 32 inch flat screen television, work desk and lap desk, coffee/tea hospitality tray, iron and ironing board,
The en–suite tiled bathrooms have a full size shower with a hairdryer and complimentary toiletries.
Beds are exclusive to Hampton hotels and have a duvet.
Hotel in Detail:All Hampton hotels offer their guests free breakfast while international and traditional dishes are offer through the day (from the bar).
On weekdays guests can pick up an on the run breakfast instead of taking breakfast within the hotel.
Guests can also enjoy the hotel lounge with a fireplace and the bar adjoining.
Snack shop within hotel.
Free Wi–Fi can be picked up throughout the hotel. Floors accessed by lift.
There's a hotel gymnasium with a range of cardio equipment and weights.
Luggage storage, safety deposit boxes, fax and photocopy services available. 24 hour front desk.
The hotel does not allow smoking anywhere within the premises.
Hotel Locality:Croydon is just south of central London (9 miles) and places the Hampton by Hilton Croydon nicely between Gatwick Airport and the main tourist areas of central London. Just 350 yards (5 minutes walk) from East Croydon station from where services run into Victoria and London Bridge stations in around 15 minutes. The hotel is within Croydon Town centre which is a major town with a great range of amenities and facilities. Centrale Shopping Centre, the main shopping centre in Croydon, is also within 10 minutes' walk and the hotel is surrounded by shops and restaurants in the immediate vicinity. Places of interest close by include Addington Palace, an 18th century mansion occupying 163 acres of landscaped grounds. The M25 motorway is only 8 miles to the south (junction 7) and provides links to Gatwick and Heathrow airports. In fact it totally encircles greater London and provides fantastic road links to several other motorways. It's actually quicker (assuming no bad traffic delays) to use the M25 to get into North London than to actually drive right through the city centre. You are also within 3 miles of the UK's Crystal Palace National Sports Stadium.
Bedroom Numbers: 120
Check-in: 14.00 (2 pm)
Check-out: 12.00 (noon)
Parking:Public parking is available in close proximity to the hotel and costs £16 per day.
Internet:Complimentary wireless internet access throughout.
More hotels from this chainAssuming your only interested in the Hilton chain your choices nearby include:
Hilton Hotel Croydon: is 1.6 miles (2.6 km) away, has a guest satisfaction score of 73% and rates start from about £57.
Conrad London St James: is 8.5 miles (13.7 km) from here, earns a customer rating of 90% and base rates begin at about £237.
Hampton By Hilton Waterloo: 8.6 miles (13.8 km), rated at 89% and with rates from around £98.
Hilton Tower Bridge: 8.8 miles (14.2 km), rated at 89% and with rates from around £135.
Compared to other London hotels: This hotel has been rated 82% by past guests. The London average is 80% and the average for 3 star hotels is 76%. Therefore this hotel is above average for its sector (star rating) and for London as a whole. Hilton Hotels across the chain average 81% so this hotel is just above the average rating for Hilton hotels.
Milesfaster ranking: 433rd from 866 London hotels, 14th of 29 Hilton Hotels, and 109th of 329 three star rated hotels.
Another to Consider: A comparable type of hotel close by (0.3 miles, 0.5 km) would be the 3 star Lancaster Gate Hotel, with base rates beginning from £89 and which has a 75% guest satisfaction rating.We can also point you towards a lower price option, the Holiday Villa Hotel. 0.4 miles from the Hampton by Hilton Croydon (0.6 km), achieving a rating of 70% by its past clients with base rates starting at about £47.
Would you prefer to go with something that has scored higher in guest satisfaction ratings? If that is what your after then the 4 Star Royal Park Hotel seems like a possible option. The Royal Park Hotel is only 0.1 miles (0.2 km) away. A highly rated hotel with a guest score of 90%.
Local hotels analysed:The fifty closest hotels from here (30 Dingwall Road, CR postcode) that we have data for cover a 7.9 miles (12.7 km) radius. The 50 are made up of 4 five star hotels (average rating 84%), 16 four star hotels (average rating 81%), 25 three star hotels (average rating 79%) and 5 two star hotels (average rating 78%). Top 3 star hotels are Tulse Hill Hotel and The Alma Hotel (both 91%). Coming out as the top rated hotel is Staybridge Suites Vauxhall (4 star) at 97%.
Base Rates: Using base rates we analyse average starting rates for the area. Useful as a guide but note they do not include special offers or short term deals. The average rate for all the 50 nearest hotels is £87 per night. Starting from £32 at Travelodge Croydon Central Hotel (3 Star, 80%) up to £350 at Falcon Wharf Apartments (5 Star, 80%). Averages by star rating: Five Star average: £210, Four Star average: £99, Three Star average: £66 and Two Star average: £59.
We use a proprietary algorithm to rank hotels based on user reviews but adjusting for contributing factors. We rank Hampton by Hilton Croydon 19th (joint) of 50 nearby hotels and 8th (joint) for the 25 three star hotels in the area. In terms of lowest starting rates this hotel is 9th of 50 (8th of 25 three star hotels.). Analysing both the base rates and overall rating for the hotel we rank it 8th of 46 for sheer value for money (Travelodge Croydon Central Hotel was top).