Hotel Vicinity:Nearest: Tube Station: Earls Court 70 yards (64 metres), Railway Station: West Brompton 0.3 miles (0.5 km), Motorway: M4 Junction 1 3.6 miles (5.8 km). Best Western The Boltons Hotel is located slightly west of central London in the Earls Court area and just a short walk from Earls Court Exhibition Centre. Just 150 yards from Earls Court Tube station. Incidentally there's an interesting attraction just outside the station. Its an old fashioned and long since used police phone box. Today its best known as the time machine sued by Dr Who and called the Tardis . Nearest shopping is on the Adjacent Earls Court Road and just a little further for more upmarket offerings of Kings Road Chelsea (0.8 miles), Kensington (0.8 miles), Knightsbridge (1.2 miles). The area is popular for budget accommodation as the most central areas are easily reached using the local transport options while the area itself has plenty of amenities. Nearest attractions include the Commonwealth Institute (0.6 miles), Natural History and Science Museums (0.8 miles), Kensington Palace (0.9 miles), the Royal Albert Hall (1 mile), and the parks of Hyde Park and Holland Park (0.8 miles).
Hotel in Detail:Best Western The Boltons Hotel is a traditional town house conversion. Refurbished in 2008.
Bedrooms are contemporary and decorated in deep brown tones. All rooms have a shower, or full en-suite facilities and have a hairdryer and heated towel rail. Each room is air-conditioned and comes with satellite flat screen television with PPV movies, desk, laptop size safe, iron/ironing board, complimentary WiFi internet access, safe, tea/coffee maker and direct dial telephones.
24 hour room service. All floors have lift access.
The reception on the ground floor is open 24 hours a day throughout the year. Also on the ground floor is the lounge. The breakfast room is located on the lower ground floor via the lift or stairs. Porter service available. There are several restaurants in the surrounding area.
Luggage storage room and fax and photocopy services. Free WiFi in all parts of the hotel.
This is a totally no-smoking hotel.
Bedroom Numbers: 57 / 6 Floors
Check-in: 14.00 (2 pm)
Check-out: 11.00 am
Parking:There is no parking onsite.
Internet:Complimentary wireless internet access throughout.
More hotels from this chainIf your first and only choice is for the Best Western chain your options for the same brand nearby are:
Best Western Burns Hotel: is 216 yards (197 metres) away, has a guest satisfaction score of 76% and rates start from about £67.
Best Western Seraphine Kensington: is 0.8 miles (1.3 km) from here, earns a customer rating of 71% and base rates begin at about £70.
Best Western Mornington Hotel: 1.6 miles (2.5 km), rated at 80% and with rates from around £101.
Best Western Shaftesbury Paddington Court: 1.7 miles (2.7 km), rated at 82% and with rates from around £72.
Compared to other London hotels: This hotel has been rated 79% by past guests. The London average is 80% and the average for 3 star hotels is 76%. Therefore while the hotel is below the overall London average you should note that this hotel is above average for its sector (star rating) . Best Western Hotels across the chain average 76% so this hotel is just above the average rating for Best Western hotels.
Milesfaster ranking: 498th from 866 London hotels, 6th of 18 Best Western Hotels, and 132nd of 329 three star rated hotels.
Another to Consider: A similar type of hotel (size, rating) nearby (0.1 miles, 0.2 km) would be the 3 star Best Western Burns Hotel, with rates that start from about £107 and which has a 76% guest satisfaction rating. The Best Western Burns Hotel also offers: free WiFi.We can also suggest a cheaper options nearby which would be the Lord Kensington Hotel. 0.1 miles from the Best Western The Boltons Hotel (0.1 km), has scored 71% from former guests and has rates from around £44 (theres free WiFi too).
Would you prefer to go with something that has scored higher in guest satisfaction ratings? If that is what your after then the 4 Star Hotel Indigo London Kensington seems like a possible option. The Hotel Indigo London Kensington is only 0.1 miles (0.2 km) away. A highly rated hotel with a guest score of 89%.
Local hotels analysed:The fifty closest hotels from here (19/21 Penywern Road, SW5 postcode) that we have data for cover a 0.6 miles (0.9 km) radius. The 50 consist of 2 five star hotels (average rating 88%), 22 four star hotels (average rating 82%), 21 three star hotels (average rating 74%) and 5 two star hotels (average rating 68%). Top 3 star hotels are Premier Inn Kensington Earls Court and the Premier Inn Kensington Olympia (both 88%). Of these hotels the highest rated are The Nadler Kensington (4 star) and also the Hotel Xenia (4 star) (both joint top with 90%).
Base Rates: See how the area stacks up for low rates using base rates. We use published base rates but note these do not reflect special offers or short term discounts so remain a rough guide. We have calculated the average base rate for all the 50 nearby hotels at £100 per night. The low end of the scale shows rates from £44 at Lord Kensington Hotel (3 Star, 71%) to a high of £255 at The Bentley London (5 Star, 88%). Rate averages for each star rating: Five Star average: £245, Four Star average: £118, Three Star average: £76 and Two Star average: £62.
We rank hotels based on their guest rating but balanced for their influencing factors and we rank Best Western The Boltons Hotel 24th of 50 nearby hotels and 6th for the 21 three star hotels in the area. Compared to the nearest alternative hotels this hotel is 18th of 50 (12th of 21 three star hotels.) for base rates. Balancing the hotels rates and user rating we rank the hotel 21st of 47 when judging the balance of price point to user rating (Montana Hotel was top).