Hotel in Detail:Run under the Comfort Inn branding which places itself in the budget sector of the hotel market. The Comfort Inn Hyde Park is a tourist class hotel making for a good base to explore central London with amenities close by.
The bedrooms are contemporary and offer modern amenities such as air-conditioning, flat screen televisions and facilities to allow guests to make their own tea and coffee. Each room is en-suite with a hairdryer supplied as well as ironing facilities, telephone, desk and alarm clock.
Something that budget hotels often offer that you don't get at high end hotels is complimentary internet access and the Comfort Inn offers guest free to use wireless internet access in the bedrooms. The WiFi is also available in the public areas.
An elevator provides access to each floor.
Each morning breakfast is served where the options include fresh croissants, fruit and a selection of cereals. Full English is also an option. Continental breakfast is complimentary.
The Comfort Inn Hyde Park keeps its reception open 24 hours and safety deposit boxes are available. This is a fully non-smoking environment.
Hotel Vicinity:Nearest: Tube Station: Queensway 0.1 miles (0.2 km), Railway Station: London Paddington 0.5 miles (0.8 km), Motorway: M4 Junction 1 4.3 miles (6.9 km).
Probably the most notable aspect of the Comfort Inn Hyde Park Hotels location with Kensington Gardens and Hyde Park within 60 yards walk. A large open area that takes in landscaped themed gardens, cafes, sports facilities, gallery and central lake with boat hire when the weather is good enough. A couple of miles from the very heart of London but with much to do nearby. The shopping area of Queensway is within 150 yards with lots of shops and bars along with a skating rink and swimming pool. Its only half mile to the chic shops of Notting Hill or just over 1 mile to Europe's busiest shopping street, Oxford Street which starts from Marble Arch. There is a good range of transport options with 6 tube stations within half a mile and no end of buses and taxis on the adjacent Bayswater Road. Paddington Station which is one f the major stations in London and where the Heathrow Express terminates is within 10 minutes of the Comfort Inn Hotel. Queensborough Terrace itself is a relatively quiet side street.
Bedroom Numbers: 29
Check-in: 14.00 (2pm) If arriving after 21.00 (9 pm) you should inform the hotel directly. Video door entry will be required after this time.
This hotel has averaged a score of 3.65 out of 5 by 1633 past guests
>>>Booking.com (average customer rating 3.8 out of 5 from 924 reviews)
>>>Tripadvisor (ranked 622 of 1140 for Hotels in London and rated 3.5 out of 5 from 709 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 chainIf you would like to stick with the Comfort Inn chain your nearest options are:
Comfort Inn Edgware Road: is 1.0 miles (1.5 km) away, has a guest satisfaction score of 74% and rates start from about £67.
Comfort Inn Victoria Hotel: is 2.3 miles (3.7 km) from here, earns a customer rating of 66% and base rates begin at about £129.
Comfort Inn Westminster: 2.4 miles (3.9 km), rated at 63% and with rates from around £89.
Comfort Inn Kings Cross/St Pancras: 2.9 miles (4.7 km), rated at 76% and with rates from around £149.
Compared to other London hotels: This hotel has been rated 73% by past guests. The London average is 79% and the average for 3 star hotels is 66%. Therefore while the hotel is below the overall London average you should note that this hotel is above average for its sector (star rating) . Comfort Inn Hotels across the chain average 69% so this hotel is one of the better rated Comfort Inn hotels.
Milesfaster ranking: 708th from 865 London hotels, 3rd of 7 Comfort Inn Hotels, and 241st of 321 three star rated hotels.
Another to Consider: A similar type of hotel (size, rating) nearby (0.0 miles, 0.1 km) would be the 3 star Byron Hotel, with rates that start from about £95 and which has a 73% guest satisfaction rating.Looking for lower base rates? Then another option might be the Byron Hotel. 0.0 miles away (0.1 km), has scored 73% from former guests and whose lowest rates start at about £95.
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 Park Grand Lancaster Gate seems like a possible option. The Park Grand Lancaster Gate is only 0.2 miles (0.4 km) away. A highly rated hotel with a guest score of 87%.
Local hotels analysed:The 50 nearest hotels around this area (73 Queensborough Terrace, W2 postcode) which we have have on our website extend out to a 0.5 miles (0.8 km) radius. The breakdown by star rating is 3 five star hotels (average rating 90%), 21 four star hotels (average rating 78%), 19 three star hotels (average rating 70%) and 7 two star hotels (average rating 68%). Top 3 star hotel is The Crescent Hyde Park at 88%. Of the 50 local hotels top rated is Royal Lancaster London (5 star) at 94%.
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. Taking all the hotels in the area together the average starting rate is £102 per night. Rates range from £11 at Smart Hyde Park View Hostel (2 Star, 70%) with top rates of £720 at Commodore Hotel (4 Star, 60%). Rates broken down by star rating: Five Star average: £192, Four Star average: £143, Three Star average: £64 and Two Star average: £45.
We rank hotels based on their guest rating but balanced for their influencing factors. We rank Comfort Inn Hyde Park 30th (joint) of 50 and 7th (joint) for the 19 three star hotels in the area. For lowest base rates in the area this hotel ranks 32nd of 50 (18th of 19 three star hotels.). Our ranking for this hotel based on both its rates and its user rating is 41st of 43 for pure value for money (Smart Hyde Park View Hostel was top).
Background:The hotel was previously known as the Park Lodge Hotel until March 2011. At this time the hotel was given a full refurbishment.
Please note that this is not the same hotel as the former Comfort Inn Hyde Park which was located at 18-19 Craven Hill Gardens. That hotel ceased trading some time before (pre 2012) thus allowing this hotel take carry the same name, confusing as it may be to past guests at that former hotel.