Hotel in Detail:The Capital Townhouse (aka The Levin) sits adjacent to its sister hotel, the Capital Hotel. A small and intimate hotel The Capital Townhouse offers contemporary luxury accommodation. This boutique hotel while modern is inspired by the classic English interiors resulting in an understated elegance. Features an 18 metres chandelier with 400 strands of glass side emitting optical filament. The small size of the hotel makes it feel more like an exclusive residence than a hotel. Some of the features include Pistachio walls, Penguin books for guests to read and an old fashioned lift. One of the most sophisticated hotels in London and a true boutique hotel in an age when the term is handed out rather like confetti.
Bedrooms at The Capital Townhouse offer a highly modern living space with the latest in mood lighting and technology and decorated with lavish fabrics and furnishings. All rooms are fully air-conditioned with Hand-stitched Savoir beds and fine Egyptian cotton bedding. In-room amenities include interactive flat screen TV, Bose radio, safe, IPod docking station, high speed internet access and direct dial telephone with voicemail, Complimentary Nespresso and tea making facilities. The mini-bar stocks mainly champagne with little extra bits in case you want to make a cocktail. All rooms are en-suite with heated marble floors, hairdryer, bathrobe and slippers.
Suites have a choice of two top brand toiletries.
You may enjoy in-room dining 24 hours.
Dining Options:Guests booking accommodation directly with The Capital Townhouse hotel enjoy a complimentary breakfast buffet in the lobby area. Alternatively, order from the room service menu to enjoy a leisurely breakfast in the comfort of your room or suite. Next door, The Capital Hotel & Apartments London offers a restaurant along with cocktails and a bar menu at The Capital Bar.
Hotel guests have access to a nearby leisure club. The reception is open to guests 24/7. Free WiFi and printing. Ipad on request.
This is a no-smoking property. The Capital Townhouse is fully air-conditioned.
Other services include Laundry and dry cleaning, Babysitting/child
services, Valet and overnight parking available (charges apply, see below).
Hotel Vicinity:Nearest: Tube Station: Knightsbridge 0.2 miles (0.4 km), Railway Station: London Victoria 0.8 miles (1.3 km), DLR Station: Tower Gateway 3.9 miles (6.3 km), Motorway: M4 Junction 1 5 miles (8 km).
The Capital Townhouse occupies a location next to one of of London's most iconic landmarks, namely the famous Harrods department store, where the rich and famous do their shopping. This area is known as Knightsbridge and is surrounded some of most upmarket and chic shopping anywhere in the capital. Bounded by Brompton Road to the east and Sloane Street on the west side there is no end of restaurants, bars, boutiques and major stores to choose from. Perhaps best known for its fashion with designer shops along Sloane Street. 500 yards north of the hotel is Hyde Park. This end of the park is also home to Knightsbridge barracks and early each morning you can see the soldiers exercising their horses along the riding paths within the park. Just under half a mile to the south is the Kings Road, Chelsea. This long stretch of road is popular both by day and night. During the day shoppers flock to the trend setting boutiques and the many restaurants while at night the wine bars and pubs make for a great evening venue. The Capital Townhouse hotels location is within central London proper, just on its eastern edge and some 1.4 miles from the central point of Piccadilly circus. Local transport links via taxi, train and bus are excellent.
Parking: 3 open. 8 covered
Bedroom Numbers: 12
Check-in: 14.00 (2 pm)
History: Was called The Levin till 2019.
Bought by USA based Warwick Hotels and Resorts in January 2017. Previously owned and operated by David Levin.
This hotel has averaged a score of 4.45 out of 5 by 648 past guests
>>>Booking.com (average customer rating 4.2 out of 5 from 154 reviews)
>>>Tripadvisor (ranked 86 of 1140 for Hotels in London and rated 4.5 out of 5 from 494 reviews)
Parking:Private parking is possible on site (reservation is not needed) and costs £40 per day.
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 89% by past guests. The London average is 79% and the average for 4 star hotels is 80%. Therefore this hotel is well above average for its sector (star rating) and for London as a whole.
Milesfaster ranking: 254th from 865 London hotels, and 95th of 333 four star rated hotels.
Another to Consider: A similar hotel nearby (0.1 miles, 0.2 km) would be the 4 star The Beaufort London, where rates start from £185 and which has an 87% guest satisfaction rating. The Beaufort London also offers: free WiFi.
Looking for something near by with a solid past guest score? In that case the 5 Star Egerton House Hotel seems like it might fit the bill. The Egerton House Hotel is only 0.3 miles (0.4 km) away. The Egerton House Hotel has a perfect unblemished customer rating 99%, a truly stunning achievement.
Local hotels analysed:The 50 nearest hotels around this area (28 Basil Street, SW3 postcode) which we have have on our website extend out to a 0.8 miles (1.2 km) radius. The breakdown by star rating is 32 five star hotels (average rating 90%), 13 four star hotels (average rating 81%) and 5 three star hotels (average rating 66%). Top 4 star hotel is 54 Queens Gate Hotel at 92%. Of the 50 local hotels top rated are Egerton House Hotel (5 star), the Lanesborough Hotel London (5 star), the Four Seasons Hotel Park Lane (5 star), the 45 Park Lane Hotel (5 star) and the Goring Hotel (5 star) (all 5 are joint top with 99%).
Base Rates: We use base rates as a guide to the hotels starting rates. They do not include special offers and deals though so are just a rough guide.
Of the nearest fifty hotels we have base rates for 49 of them. Taking all the hotels in the area together the average starting rate is £280 per night. Rates range from £49 at Eden Plaza Hotel (3 Star, 75%) with top rates of £1000 at 45 Park Lane Hotel (5 Star, 99%). Rates broken down by star rating: Five Star average: £361, Four Star average: £135 and Three Star average: £81.
Our in-house ranking based on guest ratings but adjusted for influencing factors ranks The Capital Townhouse 22nd (joint) of the 50 local hotels and 3rd (joint) for the 13 four star hotels in the area. 24th of 49 (13th of 13 four star hotels.) for base rates ranking. Scoring the hotels rates and review score together we rank the hotel 35th of 43 when judging value for money (Eden Plaza Hotel was top).