Hotel in Detail:The Rosebery Apartments, a Victorian red brick building now fully restored, first opened in January 2013. Full service furnished apartments where a maid service is weekly and concierge is on hand daily. Other benefits include complimentary WiFi. The reception is available to guests 24/7. The premises also include a coffee / wine bar and a fully equipped gymnasium.
Dry cleaning service available and there is lift access to all floors.
Apartments are modern in style with high tech amenities such as touchscreen control for lighting and heating and even has a copies of the manuals for all the apartment appliances. There is also a streaming sound system.
All apartments come with air–conditioning, a fully equipped kitchen (fridge, microwave, dishwasher, kettle, oven, toaster, coffee machine), flat–screen TV with digital stations, safety deposit box (works with a pin code) , desk, ironing facilities, seating area, washing machine, sofa, soundproofing, telephone and dining area.
The bathrooms have a bath/shower, hairdryer and free toiletries. A bedrooms have a king sized bed.
Studio suite: 30 square metres
Premier studio suite 35 square metres
one bedroom suite: 36 square metres
Premier one bedroom suite: 46 square metres
Hotel Vicinity:Nearest: Tube & Railway Station: Farringdon 0.3 miles (0.5 km), DLR Station: Tower Gateway 1.8 miles (3 km), Motorway: M1 Junction 1 6.1 miles (9.8 km).
This is a central London location between the main West End and the business district of the City of London. This means The Roseberry enjoys a location especially suited to the business traveller also looking to enjoy the best of central London. This is a busy area and while not on one of the prettiest by any means there is plenty to do close by. Within less than a mile is the barbican arts centre and theatre and even closer are places of interest such as Dickens House, Conway Hall (Classical music venue), Foundling Museum and St Pauls Cathedral. The Strat of Londons premier shopping street, Oxford Street, is also just under a mile . The surrounding area is well served by bars and cafes and Clerkenwell has several nightclubs. Being so close to the City of London means the area is less busy on weekends. However all within a 20 minute bus ride are the main tourist areas of the West End (W1), Covent Garden and Piccadilly Circus. Farringdon Station (Circle, Metropolitan and Hammersmith & City lines) and Chancery Lane tube (Central Line) are both within 7 minutes walk at one third of a mile. Even the Eurostar terminus at Kings Cross St Pancras is within 10–15 minutes walk at less than a mile . There is a bus stop almost outside the apartments with connections into central London including Piccadilly Circus.
Bedroom Numbers: 58
Check-in: 14.00 (2 pm)
Check-out: 11.00 am
Compared to other London hotels: This hotel has been rated 90% by past guests. The London average is 78% and the average for 4 star hotels is 81%. Therefore this hotel is above average for its sector (star rating) and for London as a whole.
Milesfaster ranking: 138th from 802 London hotels, and 56th of 302 four star rated hotels.
Another to Consider: Another hotel that is much like the The Rosebery Apartments and not too far away (0.3 miles, 0.5 km) would be the 4 star Zetter Hotel , where prices begin from around £125 and which has a 90% guest satisfaction rating. The Zetter Hotel also offers: free WiFi.
Of course you might just want to stick with apartments, another option could be the Grange Buckingham Hotel. It's 0.6 miles (1.0 km) (as the crow flys) away with rates from £68 with a satisfaction score of 81%.If you are looking for something a bit cheaper then take a look at the The Gyle. 0.6 miles away (1.0 km), gaining a satisfaction rating of 68% from its past guests with base rates starting at about £166.
Howabout an alternative hotel that has scores higher in guest reviews? Then the 4 Star Montague On The Gardens Hotel ticks many of the right boxes, it's only 0.7 miles (1.1 km) from here. The Montague On The Gardens Hotel has an extremely high guest rating of 98%, one of the best rated London hotels.
Local hotels analysed:The 50 hotels nearest to this location (20 Rosebery Avenue, EC1 postcode) that we list cover a 0.7 miles (1.2 km) radius. They breakdown as follows: 3 five star hotels (average rating 90%), 23 four star hotels (average rating 83%), 15 three star hotels (average rating 75%), 7 two star hotels (average rating 72%) and 2 one star hotels (average rating 61%). Overall the best rated hotel is Montague On The Gardens Hotel (4 star) at 98%.
Base Rates: A look at how hotels compare for starting rates (base rates). These published rates are long term rates so do not take account of special deals and offers. The average starting rate looking at all the nearest hotels to this location is £104 per night. The cheapest standard rates begin at £16 at Generator Hotel (2 Star, 74%) while the highest base rates are £363 at Rosewood London Hotel (5 Star, 90%). Averages listed for each individual star sector: Five Star average: £257, Four Star average: £115, Three Star average: £87, Two Star average: £55 and One Star average: £53.
Our in-house ranking based on guest ratings but adjusted for influencing factors ranks The Rosebery Apartments 5th (joint) of the 50 local hotels and 4th (joint) for the 23 four star hotels in the area. 37th of 50 (15th of 23 four star hotels.) for base rates ranking. Scoring the hotels rates and review score together we rank the hotel 7th of 35 when judging value for money (Generator Hotel was top).
This hotel has averaged a score of 4.5 out of 5 by 430 past guests
>>>Booking.com (average customer rating 4.5 out of 5 from 198 reviews)
>>>Tripadvisor (ranked 19 of 1772 for Specialty Lodging in London and rated 4.5 out of 5 from 232 reviews)
Parking:Public parking is possible at a location nearby (reservation is not needed) and charges may be applicable.
Internet:WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Pets:Pets are not allowed.
Bedroom Numbers: 58
Check-in: 14.00 (2 pm)
Check-out: 11.00 am