Hotel Vicinity:Nearest: Tube Station: Earls Court 228 yards (208 metres), Railway Station: West Brompton 0.4 miles (0.6 km), Motorway: M4 Junction 1 3.7 miles (6 km). The Best Western Burns Hotel London is very close to the Earls Court development (0.25 miles) and the shops on Earls Court Road and Old Brompton Road. Close by is the A4 dual carriageway which is the main road into and out of West London giving direct access out to Heathrow Airport. This area is very popular with budget class hotels being just outside the main tourist areas but close enough for easy access and with good local public transport via Bus, Taxi and Tube. Nearest attractions include Natural History and Science Museums (0.7 miles), Kensington Palace (0.8 miles), Albert Memorial (1 mile), Serpentine Gallery (1.1 miles) and Fulham Palace (1.3 miles).
Hotel: The Best Western Burns Hotel is a grade II listed Victorian building located in a relatively quiet garden square. The former residence of the Victorian actress Dame Ellen Terry from 1847 until 1928. The Inside of the hotel features wood panelling, marble floors and large mirrors in the lobby.
Bedrooms are decorated with light Oak furniture with wood panelling and have Views are over the Garden or patio.
All bedrooms at the hotel London have en suite bathrooms with supplied toiletries, hairdryer, safe, trouser press, modem connection, WiFi high speed internet access, desk, trouser press, radio, tea and coffee making facilities and satellite TV. Room configurations include singles, doubles, twins, King and deluxe suites.
Deluxe suites have upgraded en-suite facilities. Room service is 24 hours. Iron and ironing board on request.
Hotel in Detail:Onsite is the Ellen Terry bar which also serves light snacks (17.00 till 22.00)and where you will find Blue Tartan Armchairs. Weather permitting you can enjoy your drinks in the private garden which is separated from the surrounding area by its own wall. The bar is open throughout the day.
The Best Western Burns hotel also has its own Patio Restaurant which servers breakfast (continental and English, 07.00 till 10.30, weekends 07.30 till 11.00) and dinner (18.30 till 21.30, reduced menu on weekends) every day.
A meeting room is available with some limited business services. WiFi Internet Access is available in all the hotel areas and is complimentary. The reception remains staffed 24 hours. Lift access to floors. Safety deposit boxes and dry cleaning services available. Luggage storage facilities available. Reduced prices arranged with local fitness club for guests. Fax and copy services via reception.
All rooms are non-smoking.
Bedroom Numbers: 105 / 5 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 only looking for the Best Western chain take a look at your closest options:
Best Western The Boltons Hotel: is 216 yards (197 metres) away, has a guest satisfaction score of 79% and rates start from about £77.
Best Western Seraphine Kensington: is 0.7 miles (1.1 km) from here, earns a customer rating of 71% and base rates begin at about £70.
Best Western Mornington Hotel: 1.5 miles (2.4 km), rated at 80% and with rates from around £101.
Best Western Shaftesbury Paddington Court: 1.6 miles (2.5 km), rated at 82% and with rates from around £72.
Compared to other London hotels: This hotel has been rated 74% by past guests. The London average is 59% and the average for 3 star hotels is 86%. Therefore although the hotel is above average for London as a whole this hotel is below average for its sector (star rating). Best Western Hotels across the chain average 76% so this hotel is slightly below the guest rating for most Best Western hotels.
Milesfaster ranking: 531st from 750 London hotels, 15th of 20 Best Western Hotels, and 176th of 298 three star rated hotels.
Another to Consider: Another hotel that is much like the Best Western Burns Hotel and not too far (0.3 miles, 0.5 km) would be the 3 star Lancaster Gate Hotel, where prices begin from around £89 and which has a 75% guest satisfaction rating.We can also suggest a cheaper options nearby which would be the So Paddington Hotel. 0.3 miles from the Best Western Burns Hotel (0.4 km), has scored 55% from former guests and has rates from around £59.
Can we suggest something with a higher guest score? We suggest the 4 Star Royal Park Hotel seems like a possible option. The Royal Park Hotel is only 0.1 miles (0.2 km) away. A highly rated hotel with a guest score of 90%.
Local hotels analysed:The fifty one closest hotels from here (18-26 Barkston Gardens, SW5 postcode) that we have data for cover a 0.5 miles (0.8 km) radius. The 51 are made up of 2 five star hotels (average rating 88%), 25 four star hotels (average rating 81%), 18 three star hotels (average rating 73%) and 5 two star hotels (average rating 70%). Top 3 star hotel is Premier Inn Kensington Earls Court at 89%. Coming out as the top rated hotel are The Nadler Kensington (4 star) and also the Hotel Xenia (4 star) (both joint top with 90%).
Base Rates: Using base rates we analyse average starting rates for the area. Useful as a guide but note they do not include special offers or short term deals. The average rate for all the 51 nearest hotels is £103 per night. Starting from £44 at Lord Kensington Hotel (3 Star, 73%) up to £255 at The Bentley London (5 Star, 88%). Averages by star rating: Five Star average: £245, Four Star average: £120, Three Star average: £76 and Two Star average: £62.
We use a proprietary algorithm to rank hotels based on user reviews but adjusting for contributing factors. We rank Best Western Burns Hotel 29th (joint) of 51 nearby hotels and 9th for the 18 three star hotels in the area. In terms of lowest starting rates this hotel is 30th of 50 (16th of 18 three star hotels.). Analysing both the base rates and overall rating for the hotel we rank it 47th of 47 for sheer value for money (Montana Hotel was top).
We note that this hotel is above average locally for 3 star hotels even though its below average overall for 3 star hotels in London.