Hotel in Detail:The Caring Hotel Bayswater is a friendly family run bed and breakfast budget hotel offering affordable accommodation close to major amenities. A small hotel with 26 bedrooms in several different configurations. The building itself is a Grade II listed 4 storey Victorian town house.
All of the bedrooms are well furnished and most have en suite facilities (some have shared bathrooms and are clearly marked in the rates description). They come with a flat–screen LCD Freeview TV and DVD player, Iron, fan, heating, direct dial telephone, wardrobe/closet, hairdryer, electric kettle, wake–up service and towels.
Bedrooms that can accommodate up to 4 adults available.
The bedrooms with shared facilities are shared between 2 or 3 bedrooms.
An inclusive continental breakfast is available to guests.
Free WiFi internet access is available in the lobby area. Reception is staffed 24 hours.
Please note that there is no lift at the Caring Hotel, therefore guests with mobility problems are advised to request a ground floor room subject to availability. Luggage storage available.
Safe at reception for valuables.
Hotel Vicinity:Nearest: Tube Station: Bayswater 334 yards (305 metres), Railway Station: London Paddington 0.4 miles (0.6 km), Motorway: M4 Junction 1 4.4 miles (7.1 km). An amazing 5 underground stations within 0.5 miles (0.8 km) of the hotel. The Caring Hotel sits in the ever popular Bayswater area, a mecca for tourist class budget hotels. This is probably the foremost part of London for a value for money hotel thanks to a winning combination of local transport facilities, shopping and dining facilities, local attractions yet just outside of the prime and most expensive areas allowing for lower rates. Just 299 yards (273 metres) from Hyde Park with its expansive open spaces, landscaped gardens, restaurants, boating lake, central gallery and sports facilities. Craven Hill Gardens (a residential type road) is home to many similar looking tourist class hotels all housed in former Victorian mansion residences. Six tube stations within 0.5 miles (0.8 km) with the nearest being Bayswater and Queensway tube stations at 440 yards. (402 metres) You are 260 yards (237 metres) from Bayswater Road, a major main road leading to Marble Arch and with several bus routes into the main central London areas such as the West End and Covent Garden. Paddington Station with its direct links to Heathrow Airport (Heathrow Express) is 0.36 miles (0.6 km) away. The wider local area offers several options for restaurants and pubs. Of note near to The Caring Hotel Bayswater are The Alexandra Fleming Laboratory 0.5 miles (0.8 km), Kensington Palace 0.7 miles (1.1 km), Portobello Market 0.7 miles (1.1 km), Royal Albert Hall 0.8 miles (1.3 km) and Marble Arch 1 mile (1.6 km).
Bedroom Numbers: 26
Check-in: 11.00 am
Check-out: 14.00 (2 pm)
Parking:There is no parking onsite.
Internet:Complimentary wireless internet access throughout.
Compared to other London hotels: This hotel has been rated 80% by past guests. The London average is 80% and the average for 2 star hotels is 69%. Therefore this hotel is well above average for its sector (star rating) .
Milesfaster ranking: 503rd from 866 London hotels, and 13th of 70 two star rated hotels.
Another to Consider: A comparable type of hotel close by (0.4 miles, 0.6 km) would be the 2 star Edward Hotel, with base rates beginning from £67 and which has a 72% guest satisfaction rating.Looking for lower base rates? Then another option might be the Leisure Inn London - Bayswater. 0.0 miles away (0.1 km), has scored 65% from former guests and whose lowest rates start at about £41.
Would you prefer to go with something that has scored higher in guest satisfaction ratings? If that is what your after then the 3 Star Darlington Hyde Park Hotel seems like a possible option, it's only 0.6 miles (0.9 km) from here. A highly rated hotel with a guest score of 88%.
Local hotels analysed:The fifty hotels that are closest to this location (24 Craven Hill Gardens, W2 postcode) which we list extend for a 0.4 miles (0.7 km) radius. Consisting of 1 five star hotel (rated 90%), 21 four star hotels (average rating 80%), 20 three star hotels (average rating 70%) and 8 two star hotels (average rating 69%). Top 2 star hotel is Caring Hotel (this hotel) at 80%. Of the 50 local hotels top rated are Royal Park Hotel (4 star) and also the Royal Lancaster London (5 star) (both joint top with 90%).
Base Rates: We show you the average starting rates (base rates) in the area and break it down by star rating. Trouble with this is that base rates do not include special offers and limited low rate deals. However they remain a useful guide to general rates. The average base rate when considering all hotels in the surrounding area is £103 per night. Starting from £11 at Smart Hyde Park View Hostel (2 Star, 71%) with top rates of £720 at Commodore Hotel (4 Star, 60%). Rate averages listed by star level: Five Star average: £269, Four Star average: £149, Three Star average: £71 and Two Star average: £39.
We rank hotels based on their guest rating but balanced for their influencing factors. We have ranked Caring Hotel 15th (joint) of 50 nearby hotels and 1st for the 8 two star hotels in the area. Our ranking for sheer lowest base rates is 5th of 50 (4th (joint) of 8 two star hotels.). We calculate an overall ranking combining the rates and rating scores. This hotel ranks 2nd of 47 for pure value for money (Smart Hyde Park View Hostel was top).