Hotel in Detail:The Premier Inn Victoria is a modern hotel with a contemporary style but still has many original features from its Victorian past.
Each bedroom offers air-conditioning (quite a plus for a budget hotel), free WiFi, en-suite bathrooms (shower gel supplied), beds with duvets, flat screen television, tea and coffee facilities and desk. Cot can be requested.
Some rooms overlook the tranquil gardens of Eccleston Square.
Some bedrooms are suitable for a family of 2 adults and 2 children. Rooms adapted for guests with disabilities available.
Serving a daily breakfast onsite which is a buffet with full and light options. The choices include scrambled, fried, poached or boiled eggs, and pork or vegetarian sausages. There is also a wide continental selection. The on-site restaurant and bar offer good food and drink at great-value prices. The restaurant serves evening meals with a varied menu.
Guests have the benefit of a 24 hour front desk. Wireless internet access can be picked up in all areas of the Premier Inn (charges apply). There is a luggage room if you need to store your bags and the Premier Inn has meeting rooms for hire. Hotel has a lift.
Hotel Vicinity:Nearest: Tube & Railway Station: London Victoria 299 yards (273 metres), DLR Station: Tower Gateway 3.3 miles (5.2 km), Motorway: M4 Junction 1 5.8 miles (9.3 km).
Situated within easy reach of all central London attractions as well a short walk to Victoria Train station (under 350 metres and 5 minutes walk) with a direct service to Gatwick Airport, the Premier Inn Victoria makes a good base for all London has to offer. Victoria is also home to the one major coach station where all coaches terminate into central London. The hotel is located on a residential road within an area bustling with B&B hotels. Its proximity to the major tourist areas but without the premium rates of central hotels makes it popular for budget accommodation. Walking Distance From Victoria train and coach station giving good transport links, especially to Gatwick Airport (Gatwick Express). There are nearby local shops along Vauxhall bridge Road and Lupus Street while the major shops and amenities are to be found along Victoria Street and Kings Road Chelsea. Just over 200 yards on Wilton Road is a Sainsbury's supermarket along with a range of other shops including cafes and restaurants.
Nearby attractions include Westminster Cathedral (0.3 miles), Queens Gallery (0.4 miles), St James's Park (0.6 miles), Buckingham Palace (0.6 miles), Guards museum (0.6 miles), Tate Britain (0.7 miles), Green Park (0.7 miles), Wellington Arch (0.7 miles) and Westminster Abbey (0.8 miles).
Parking: Not onsite. NCP pay car park in Belgrave Road. Hotel is within the London congestion zone.
Bedroom Numbers: 107
Check-in: 14.00 (2 pm)
Check-out: 12.00 (noon)
This hotel has averaged a score of 4.5 out of 5 by 3478 past guests
>>>Booking.com (average customer rating 4.2 out of 5 from 230 reviews)
>>>Tripadvisor (ranked 375 of 1140 for Hotels in London and rated 4.5 out of 5 from 3248 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 chainOf course you may well prefer to stay with the Premier Inn chain take a look at these hotels close by:
Premier Inn Waterloo: is 1.3 miles (2.1 km) away, has a guest satisfaction score of 88% and rates start from about £144.
Premier Inn County Hall: is 1.3 miles (2.1 km) from here, earns a customer rating of 90% and base rates begin at about £132.
Hub by Premier Inn Covent Garden: 1.4 miles (2.2 km), rated at 90% and with rates from around £63.
Premier Inn Leicester Square: 1.4 miles (2.2 km), rated at 90% and with rates from around £213.
Compared to other London hotels: This hotel has been rated 90% 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. Premier Inn Hotels across the chain average 85% so this hotel is one of the better rated Premier Inn hotels.
A massive 24% above the average for 3 star hotels, 11% for Greater London and 5% above the average for the Premier Inn chain makes this a top pick and highly recommended hotel.
Milesfaster ranking: 87th from 865 London hotels, 2nd of 65 Premier Inn Hotels, and 9th of 321 three star rated hotels.
Another to Consider: Also close by and a similar hotel (0.1 miles, 0.2 km) would be the 3 star Best Western Buckingham Palace Rd, whose lowest rates start at about £51 and which has a 78% guest satisfaction rating. The Best Western Buckingham Palace Rd also offers: free WiFi.Can we suggest something with a higher guest score? We suggest the 4 Star Artist Residence London seems like a possible option. The Artist Residence London is only 0.2 miles (0.3 km) away. The Artist Residence London has an extremely high guest rating of 97%, one of the best rated London hotels.
Local hotels analysed:The fifty hotels that are closest to this location (82-83 Eccleston Square, SW1 postcode) which we list extend for a 0.8 miles (1.3 km) radius. Consisting of 16 five star hotels (average rating 93%), 15 four star hotels (average rating 86%), 16 three star hotels (average rating 76%) and 3 two star hotels (average rating 69%). Top 3 star hotel is Premier Inn Victoria (this hotel) at 90%. Of the 50 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.
Of the 50 closest hotels analysed we have base rate data for 49 of them. The average base rate when considering all hotels in the surrounding area is £182 per night. Starting from £49 at Victoria Inn Hotel (3 Star, 75%) with top rates of £585 at Lanesborough Hotel London (5 Star, 99%). Rate averages listed by star level: Five Star average: £295, Four Star average: £176, Three Star average: £82 and Two Star average: £73.
In terms of value for money for the local area we rank Victoria Inn Hotel top.
History:In October 2008 the hotel was sold by 'Whitbread' subsidiary for £7.6 million pounds from the 'Real Hotel Company' and underwent a 1 year renovation till its opening as the Premier Inn Victoria in August 2009.
Past Names: Quality Hotel Westminster (2008), Quality Hotel Eccleston-Westminster (2005)