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.
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.
Bedroom Numbers: 106
Check-in: 15.00 (3 pm)
Check-out: 11.00 am
Parking:There is no parking onsite.
Internet:Complimentary wireless internet access throughout.
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 £104.
The Z Hotel Soho: is 1.4 miles (2.3 km) from here, earns a customer rating of 83% and base rates begin at about £99.
Z Hotel Gloucester Place: 1.6 miles (2.6 km), rated at 89% and with rates from around £75.
The Z Hotel City: 2.0 miles (3.2 km), rated at 87% and with rates from around £60.
Compared to other London hotels: This hotel has been rated 84% by past guests. The London average is 80% and the average for 3 star hotels is 77%. Therefore this hotel is above average for its sector (star rating) and for London as a whole. Z Hotels across the chain average 85% 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: 240th from 847 London hotels, 5th of 6 Z Hotels, and 51st of 320 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 Comfort Inn Buckingham Palace Road, with rates that start from about £71 and which has a 78% guest satisfaction rating. The Comfort Inn Buckingham Palace Road also offers: free WiFi.Perhaps you would prefer a cheaper option? In that case one to look at is the Victoria Inn Hotel. 0.5 miles away (0.9 km), has scored 69% from former guests where rates start from approximately £49.
Howabout selecting an alternative hotel by its higher guest rating? In that case the 4 Star Rubens At The Palace Hotel may be one too look at. 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 91%), 12 four star hotels (average rating 87%), 15 three star hotels (average rating 74%) and 3 two star hotels (average rating 71%). Top 3 star hotel is Luna And Simone Hotel at 89%. Of the 51 local hotels top rated are 41 Hotel (5 star) and also the 51 Buckingham Gate Taj Suites (5 star) (both joint top with 97%).
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.
Of the 50 closest hotels analysed we have base rate data for 49 of them. Looking at all the base rates of the 51 local hotels the average rate is £208 per night. Rates range from £55 at Dover Hotel (2 Star, 74%) and the Sidney Hotel (3 Star, 74%) and the highest rates top out at £680 at Four Seasons Hotel Park Lane (5 Star, 95%). The following are the rate averages per star level: Five Star average: £327, Four Star average: £182, 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 30th (joint) of the 51 local hotels and 3rd for the 15 three star hotels in the area. Our ranking for sheer lowest base rates is 13th of 49 (9th 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 28th of 47 for sheer bang for buck (Draycott Hotel was top).