Hotel in Detail:A totally new approach to what the discerning guest requires for a good value hotel. Z Hotels believe a massive oversized room must go hand in hand with the higher end market. By making better use of space its possible to offer upmarket accommodation but at budget level rates. Enter the Z Hotel Victoria. Fresh and modern and with all the basics covered such as onsite dining and oversized TV with free internet. They call this compact luxury and the bare dimensions of the rooms are certainly compare ranging from 10 to 13 square metres but clever design gives them a much larger feel. The beds are the focal point and are all hand crafted with under bed storage a design element. Guest room are all en-suite which is a glass partitioned area with wet room and free toiltries. Wall mounted hanging space for your clothing. A nice touch is the air-conditioning in every guest bedroom with individual temperature control and soundproofing. Other amenities include a hairdryer, tea/coffee facilities and an iPod docking station.
The Z Cafe serves breakfast and all day snacks. Breakfast options include fresh ciabattas, smoked salmon bagels and cereals (including organic options). Snacks during the day include seasonal soups, baguettes and platters. Also serves wines and Champagnes.
The hotel has a 24 hour front desk and strictly prohibits smoking in any area of the hotel.
There is no room service and no porter service.
Hotel Vicinity:Nearest: Tube & Railway Station: London Victoria 158 yards (144 metres), DLR Station: Tower Gateway 3.3 miles (5.3 km), Motorway: M4 Junction 1 5.7 miles (9.2 km).
Wow, you cant ask for better transport links than a hotel that sits opposite both Victoria Rail station and Victoria bus terminus. From here you have rail and bus links throughout London and into all parts of the UK. The Z Hotel Victoria is only 200 yards from one of the most exclusive and expensive residential roads in the UK, Eaton Square. This particular part of London and especially the area slightly south known as Pimlico has always been very popular for tourist class hotels. This is due to the area being in slightly cheaper part of London compared to the very central areas around the West End (W1) while still being within walking distance of major attractions and great transport links. For example within half a mile of the Z Hotel you have the Queens Gallery, Westminster Cathedral, Buckingham Palace, Wellington Arch, Guards Museum, Green Park and St James's Park. You are also surrounded by a wealth of amenities and shops most notably with the famous Kings Road Chelsea just half a mile to the west at Sloane Square.
Bedroom Numbers: 106
Check-in: 15.00 (3 pm)
Check-out: 11.00 am
This hotel has averaged a score of 4.15 out of 5 by 7426 past guests
>>>Booking.com (average customer rating 4.2 out of 5 from 5441 reviews)
>>>Tripadvisor (ranked 452 of 1140 for Hotels in London and rated 4 out of 5 from 1985 reviews)
Parking:No parking available.
Internet:WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Pets:Pets are not allowed.
More hotels from this chainYou may be thinking your only preferred choice is still going to be the Z chain your closest choices would be:
Z Hotel Piccadilly: is 1.1 miles (1.8 km) away, has a guest satisfaction score of 87% and rates start from about £109.
The Z Hotel Soho: is 1.4 miles (2.3 km) from here, earns a customer rating of 81% and base rates begin at about £80.
Z Hotel Gloucester Place: 1.6 miles (2.6 km), rated at 88% and with rates from around £70.
The Z Hotel City: 2.0 miles (3.2 km), rated at 84% and with rates from around £75.
Compared to other London hotels: This hotel has been rated 83% by past guests. The London average is 79% and the average for 3 star hotels is 66%. Therefore this hotel is well above average for its sector (star rating) and for London as a whole. Z Hotels across the chain average 84% so this hotel is slightly below the guest rating for most Z hotels.
Below average for a Z 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 3 star hotels.
Milesfaster ranking: 318th from 865 London hotels, 4th of 6 Z Hotels, and 73rd of 321 three star rated hotels.
Another to Consider: A similar type of hotel (size, rating) nearby (0.3 miles, 0.4 km) would be the 3 star Best Western Buckingham Palace Rd, with rates that start from about £51 and which has a 78% guest satisfaction rating. The Best Western Buckingham Palace Rd also offers: free WiFi.Why not choose a hotel with a higher customer satisfaction score? If that is what your after then the 4 Star Rubens At The Palace Hotel is potentially a good choice for you. The Rubens At The Palace Hotel is only 0.2 miles (0.3 km) away. A highly rated hotel with a guest score of 90%.
Local hotels analysed:The fifty one hotels that are closest to this location (5 Lower Belgrave Street, SW1 postcode) which we list extend for a 0.6 miles (1.0 km) radius. The star rating breakdown shows 20 five star hotels (average rating 92%), 12 four star hotels (average rating 87%), 15 three star hotels (average rating 75%) and 3 two star hotels (average rating 69%). Top 3 star hotel is Premier Inn Victoria at 90%. Of the 51 local hotels top rated is 41 Hotel (5 star) at 100%.
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.
For the nearest 50 hotels in the area we have base rate data on 49 of them. Looking at all the base rates of the 51 local hotels the average rate is £210 per night. Rates range from £49 at Victoria Inn Hotel (3 Star, 75%) and the highest rates top out at £680 at Four Seasons Hotel Park Lane (5 Star, 99%). The following are the rate averages per star level: Five Star average: £333, Four Star average: £183, Three Star average: £82 and Two Star average: £73.
We rank hotels based on their guest rating but balanced for their influencing factors. We have ranked The Z Hotel Victoria 31st of the 51 local hotels and 3rd for the 15 three star hotels in the area. Our ranking for sheer lowest base rates is 10th of 49 (7th of 15 three star hotels.). To give an overall ranking compared to hotels nearby we combine the rating and base rate scores which gives this hotel a ranking of 11th of 42 for sheer bang for buck (Victoria Inn Hotel was top).