Hotel in Detail:Stay–In Apartments are a specialist vacation rental brand in London. All inclusive rates where things that would be extras in other hotels/apartments they come included here. This includes things such as free wireless internet access and included maid service. The big standout feature is the size of the apartments with accommodation for up to 7 adults.
These are fully fitted apartments that come with a fully fitted kitchen (with cooking and eating utensils) including washing machine, fridge, ironing facilities, living and dining area with flat screen TV and DVD player, Linen and Towels provided and safe.
There is a modern shower room with complimentary toiletries and a hairdryer.
Beds have orthopaedic mattresses.
All apartments are air–conditioned and upper floor apartments are accessible by a lift.
Maid service twice a week. There is 24 hour maintenance. Luggage storage available.
It is possible to request grocery shopping, breakfast packs, airport transfers and sightseeing tours directly at the apartments.
Please note that the main apartments are on Old Marylebone Road but the rest are located at spate blocks in nearby streets. They are:
Two–Bedroom Apartment (5 Adults) at Burwood Place
One–Bedroom Apartment (3 Adults) George Street
Three–Bedroom Apartment (7 Adults) Burwood Place
Three–Bedroom Apartment (7 Adults) Old Marylebone Road
One–Bedroom Apartment (4 Adults) Kendal Street
Hotel Vicinity:Nearest: Tube Station: Edgware Road (Bakerloo Line) 228 yards (208 metres), Railway Station: London Marylebone 0.3 miles (0.5 km), Motorway: M1 Junction 1 4.6 miles (7.4 km). There are 4 tube (underground) stations within half a mile (0.8 km).
The Stay–In Apartments – Marble Arch sits on Old Marylebone Road just by Edgware Road. A busy main road Edgware Road is also part of the A5 main arterial route and one of the longest roads in the UK, dating back to Roman times. While the apartments calls itself Marble Arch, its really just under half a mile from the actual Marble Arch (about 12 minutes walk) which is at the southern end of Edgware Road. Marble Arch is a major intersection and the start of Oxford Street and Hyde Park with the actual Marble Arch itself sitting in the middle. Edgware Road is a very busy High Street full of shops, bars, restaurants and other amenities and well known for its many Middle Eastern restaurants and shops. About one third of a mile from the huge open spaces and recreational facilities of Hyde Park. Af far as transport links go you are just 300 yards from the A40 and Westway flyover. This links with the M40 and M25 motorways and can also be used to get to Heathrow Airport by then using the A312. Old Marylebone Road itself and indeed the surrounding streets are a residential area. Just 180 yards from Edgware Road tube station (2 minutes walk) with 6 stations within half a mile one of which is the major railway station of Paddington (home to the Heathrow Express and TFL Railservices).
Bedroom Numbers: 14
Check-in: 10.00 am
Check-out: 15.00 (3 pm)
This hotel has averaged a score of 3.35 out of 5 by 1107 past guests
>>>Booking.com (average customer rating 3.6 out of 5 from 609 reviews)
>>>Tripadvisor (ranked 275 of 743 for B&Bs / inns in London and rated 3 out of 5 from 498 reviews)
Parking:Public parking is possible at a location nearby (reservation is not possible) and charges are applicable.
Internet:WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Pets:Pets are not allowed.
Compared to other London hotels: This hotel has been rated 67% by past guests. The London average is 79% and the average for 4 star hotels is 80%. Therefore this hotel is below average for its sector (star rating) .
Milesfaster ranking: 777th from 865 London hotels, and 323rd of 333 four star rated hotels.
Another to Consider: Also close by and a similar hotel (0.2 miles, 0.3 km) would be the 4 star Inhabit, whose lowest rates start at about £97 and which has an 80% guest satisfaction rating. The Inhabit also offers: free WiFi.
Narrowing the choices down to apartments?, then an another option would be the Europa House Apartments. It's 0.9 miles (1.5 km) from here with rates from £176 and rating 91%.Looking for lower base rates? Then another option might be the Z Hotel Gloucester Place. 0.4 miles away (0.6 km), has scored 88% from former guests and whose lowest rates start at about £70.
Prefer something with a higher guest rating? Then the 5 Star Montcalm London Marble Arch may be one too look at. The Montcalm London Marble Arch is only 0.4 miles (0.6 km) away. The Montcalm London Marble Arch has an extremely high guest rating of 94%, one of the best rated London hotels.
Local hotels analysed:The 50 nearest hotels around this area (259-269 Old Marylebone Road, NW1 postcode) which we have have on our website extend out to a 0.6 miles (0.9 km) radius. The numbers by star rating are 9 five star hotels (average rating 89%), 20 four star hotels (average rating 81%), 13 three star hotels (average rating 72%), 7 two star hotels (average rating 67%) and 1 one star hotel (rated 59%). Top 4 star hotel is Holmes Hotel London at 92%. Coming out as the top rated hotel are Montcalm London Marble Arch (5 star) and also the Royal Lancaster London (5 star) (both joint top with 94%).
Base Rates: We compare area starting room rates by using base rates. Bear in mind we use the published base rates which do not reflect short term offers and deals. They do however give a decent relative comparison.
Of the nearest fifty hotels we have base rates for 49 of them. Looking at all hotels in the area the average base rate is £129 per night. They range from a low of £35 at Linden House Hotel (2 Star, 69%) up to £424 at Marriott Park Lane Hotel (5 Star, 89%). Rates break down to the following for each star rating: Five Star average: £244, Four Star average: £139, Three Star average: £71, Two Star average: £56 and One Star average: £49.
Our in-house ranking based on guest ratings but adjusted for influencing factors ranks Stay-In Apartments Marble Arch 43rd (joint) of the 50 local hotels and 20th (last) for the 20 four star hotels in the area. 23rd of 49 (3rd of 20 four star hotels.) for base rates ranking. Scoring the hotels rates and review score together we rank the hotel 38th of 44 when judging value for money (Montcalm London Marble Arch was top).