Hotel in Detail:The Villa Kensington Hotel offers traditional hospitality such as free coffee in the lounge.
Each bedroom has its own private bathroom facilities. Amenities in-room include LCD TV with digital stations, mini-bar, radio, radio, tea/coffee facilities, work desk, ironing facilities, direct dial telephone and hairdryer. The hotel has a 24 hour service and a lift/elevator. Bathrooms come with supplied toiletries. A range of configurations from singles to twins, doubles, triples and family rooms.
The Villa Kensington serves a breakfast buffet with muffins, breads, fruits, yoghurt, tea/coffee and more. Additionally the hotel has its own private bar.
Free coffee is served in the lounge area.
WiFi is available on the premises as well a computer workstation.
There are secretarial services available business guests along with copy, fax and meeting facilities.
The reception can arrange passes for a nearby gym facility.
Hotel Vicinity:Nearest: Tube Station: Gloucester Road 264 yards (241 metres), Railway Station: West Brompton 0.6 miles (1 km), Motorway: M4 Junction 1 4 miles (6.4 km).
The Villa Kensington London is located in west London in a residential area. Just a matter of yards from the major Carriageway of Cromwell Road. This road is part of the A4 and the main road route into central London from the west. Its part of several bus routes and will always have taxis passing along it. It gives a direct link out to Heathrow Airport as it joins with the M4. To the west of the hotel is the area of Earls Court, a popular area for budget range accommodation and with plenty of shops and amenities. The large exhibition centre of the same name, Earls Court Exhibition Centre is 0.6 miles way. However to the east, south and north are far more upmarket areas with places such as Kensington High Street, South Kensington, Fulham Road and Kings Road Chelsea. 200 yards along the Cromwell Road is a large supermarket called Sainsburys. Nearby places of interest include the Natural History Museum (0.4 miles), Hyde Park (0.5 miles), Science Museum (0.5 miles) and the concert venue of the Royal Albert Hall (0.6 miles).
Bedroom Numbers: 40 / 5 Floors
Check-in: 15.00 (3 pm)
Check-out: 12.00 (noon)
This hotel has averaged a score of 4 out of 5 by 1807 past guests
>>>Booking.com (average customer rating 4 out of 5 from 1289 reviews)
>>>Tripadvisor (ranked 484 of 1140 for Hotels in London and rated 4 out of 5 from 518 reviews)
Parking:Private parking is possible at a location nearby (reservation is not possible) and costs £41 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 80% 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.
Milesfaster ranking: 528th from 865 London hotels, and 142nd of 321 three star rated hotels.
Another to Consider: A similar hotel nearby (0.1 miles, 0.2 km) would be the 3 star ibis Styles London Gloucester Road, where rates start from £111 and which has an 80% guest satisfaction rating. The ibis Styles London Gloucester Road also offers: free WiFi.If you are looking for something a bit cheaper then take a look at the Park International Hotel. 0.0 miles away (0.1 km), gaining a satisfaction rating of 79% by past guests and the hotels starting rates begin at about £83 (theres free WiFi too).
Howabout an alternative hotel that has scores higher in guest reviews? Then the 4 Star Ashburn Hotel London ticks many of the right boxes. The Ashburn Hotel London is only 0.1 miles (0.1 km) away. A highly rated hotel with a guest score of 89%.
Local hotels analysed:The 50 hotels nearest to this location (10-11 Ashburn Gardens, SW7 postcode) that we list cover a 0.4 miles (0.7 km) radius. They include 6 five star hotels (average rating 84%), 26 four star hotels (average rating 81%), 14 three star hotels (average rating 73%) and 4 two star hotels (average rating 74%). Top 3 star hotel is Montana Hotel at 82%. Of the local hotels the highest rated is 54 Queens Gate Hotel (4 star) at 92%.
Base Rates: See a breakdown of the average starting (base) rates for the area. Base rates are a rough guide to starting rates as they do not include special offers and deals.
Of the 50 closest hotels analysed we have base rate data for 49 of them. The average starting rates for the surrounding area are around £113 per night. They range from a low of £49 at Montana Hotel (3 Star, 82%) and the Eden Plaza Hotel (3 Star, 75%) to a high of £315 at One Thirty Queens Gate London Apartments (5 Star, 89%). The breakdown by star rating shows the following averages: Five Star average: £206, Four Star average: £118, Three Star average: £72 and Two Star average: £51.
We rank hotels based on their guest rating but balanced for their influencing factors and we rank Villa Kensington Hotel 24th (joint) of 50 nearby hotels and 2nd (joint) for the 14 three star hotels in the area. Compared to the nearest alternative hotels this hotel is 16th of 49 (10th (joint) of 14 three star hotels.) for base rates. Balancing the hotels rates and user rating we rank the hotel 16th of 42 when judging the balance of price point to user rating (Montana Hotel was top).