Hotel in Detail:Contemporary and modern hotel, the Crowne Plaza Kingston South offers 4 star accommodation with facilities for the business traveller.
Each bedroom is en-suite with bath, scale and hairdryer. In-room amenities include tea/coffee maker, cable flat screen TV with pay movies, minibar, desk, fridge, free wireless high speed internet access, direct dial phone with voicemail, double glazing, individually controlled air-conditioning and ironing facilities. Each room also has a pillow menu.
There are 21 executive bedrooms that have views out over the Thames Ditton Marina. They have a balcony area, in-room safe, top brand toiletries and complimentary WiFi.
All bedrooms are no-smoking. In-room dining available 24 hours. Daily maid service. 5 rooms adapted for improved accessibility.
Dining Options:Three Sixty Restaurant:
Located on the ground floor and serves Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner and Dessert.
Three Sixty brings the modern cuisine of the world in a relaxed and fashionable atmosphere by serving Breakfast, Lunch, Afternoon Tea, Dinner and refreshing cocktails seven days a week. They serve an uncomplicated menu sourced from the best local suppliers based on the love for fresh and simple ingredients.
For a relaxing drink the Crowne Plaza Kingston offers the 360 Bar also on the ground floor. The bar looks out over the River Thames.
Hotel has an ice machine.
Seven meeting rooms offer space for anything from 10-300 delegates.
The hotel has an unstaffed business centre where services such as a pc with internet access are available.
The 24 hour front desk can supply safety deposit box facilities. Public areas are air-conditioned.
Onsite at the Crowne Plaza London Kingston Hotel is a fitness room with exercise equipment for guest use.
Hotel Vicinity:Nearest: Railway Station: Surbiton 0.7 miles (1.1 km), Tube Station: Richmond 5.1 miles (8.1 km), Motorway: M25 Junction 9 5.3 miles (8.5 km).
Crowne Plaza London Kingston South is located 10 miles to the south west of central London, on the south side of the River Thames (actually by its banks). The town of Kingston has a place in history as the ancient market town where Saxon Kings (5th century till 11th centuries) were crowned. This location is particularly useful for connections to Gatwick Airport which is accessed via the A243 or A240 and the M25/M23 motorways with a journey time of around 30 minutes by road. Its also around the same time to get into central London (45 minutes by train) or Heathrow Airport. The nearby Kingston Station has two direct bus services to Heathrow airport. Kingston itself has much to offer with the major attraction of Hampton Court Palace just 1.5 miles from the hotel where 500 of years of Royal history is on show to the public. Just under 4 miles from the Crowne Plaza Kingston hotel is Chessington World of Adventures where its combination of theme rides, fun park and zoo make it must visit for families. Other local places of interest include Tolworth Recreation Centre (2.2 miles), Orleans House Art Gallery (2.9 miles), York House and Gardens (3.1 miles), Marble Hill House (3.1 miles), Sandown Racecourse (3.2 miles) and Kempton Racecourse (3.9 miles). Eden Walk and Bentalls shopping centres (includes bowling alley, gym and multi screen cinema) within half a mile.
Bedroom Numbers: 116 / 4 floors
Check-in: 14.00 (2 pm)
Check-out: 11.00 am
This hotel has averaged a score of 4 out of 5 by 907 past guests
>>>Booking.com (average customer rating 4 out of 5 from 904 reviews)
>>>Tripadvisor (ranked 2 of 2 for Hotels in Surbiton and rated 3.5 out of 5 from 3 reviews)
Parking:Free private parking is possible on site (reservation is not needed).
Internet:WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Pets:Pets are not allowed.
More hotels from this chainMaybe your first and only choice is the Crowne Plaza chain your next best options are:
Crowne Plaza Battersea: is 8.1 miles (13.1 km) away, has a guest satisfaction score of 82% and rates start from about £148.
Crowne Plaza Kensington: is 9.3 miles (14.9 km) from here, earns a customer rating of 89% and base rates begin at about £144.
Crowne Plaza Heathrow: 9.4 miles (15.2 km), rated at 80% and with rates from around £72.
Crowne Plaza Ealing - Hanger Lane: 9.6 miles (15.5 km), rated at 82% and with rates from around £85.
Compared to other London hotels: This hotel has been rated 80% by past guests. The London average is 79% and the average for 4 star hotels is 80%. Therefore this hotel is equal to the average for its sector (star rating) . Crowne Plaza Hotels across the chain average 81% so this hotel is slightly below the guest rating for most Crowne Plaza hotels.
Below average for a Crowne Plaza hotel but still a hotel to consider. The hotel remains better rated than most London hotels and additionally ranks above the average guest rating for 4 star hotels.
Milesfaster ranking: 528th from 865 London hotels, 6th of 10 Crowne Plaza Hotels, and 241st of 333 four star rated hotels.
Another to Consider: Also close by and a similar hotel (2.7 miles, 4.3 km) would be the 4 star Chessington Safari Hotel, whose lowest rates start at about £89 and which has a 72% guest satisfaction rating. The Chessington Safari Hotel also offers: free WiFi.If you are looking for something a bit cheaper then take a look at the Continental Hotel Heathrow. 5.8 miles from here (9.3 km), has been rated at 77% by past guests and has rates from around £189 (theres free WiFi too).
Local hotels analysed:The fifty hotels that are closest to this location (Portsmouth Road, KT6 postcode) which we list extend for a 7.4 miles (11.8 km) radius. Consisting of 21 four star hotels (average rating 81%), 26 three star hotels (average rating 80%) and 3 two star hotels (average rating 73%). Top 4 star hotels are Novotel London Brentford and the Clayton Hotel Chiswick (both 89%). Of the 50 local hotels top rated is Premier Inn Heathrow Terminal 4 (3 star) at 92%.
Base Rates: We show you the average starting rates (base rates) in the area and break it down by star rating. Trouble with this is that base rates do not include special offers and limited low rate deals. However they remain a useful guide to general rates. The average base rate when considering all hotels in the surrounding area is £71 per night. Starting from £35 at Ibis Budget Hounslow (2 Star, 71%) with top rates of £124 at Hotel du Vin Cannizaro House Wimbledon (4 Star, 82%). Rate averages listed by star level: Four Star average: £81, Three Star average: £66 and Two Star average: £52.
We rank hotels based on their guest rating but balanced for their influencing factors. We have ranked Crowne Plaza London - Kingston 25th (joint) of 50 nearby hotels and 15th (joint) for the 21 four star hotels in the area. Our ranking for sheer lowest base rates is 34th of 50 (11th of 21 four star hotels.). We calculate an overall ranking combining the rates and rating scores. This hotel ranks 22nd of 31 for pure value for money (Hotel IBIS STYLES London Heathrow East was top).
Comment: Was the Holiday Inn Kingston South till 2019.