Hotel in Detail:The Premier Notting Hill Hotel is made up from three Victorian houses and has its own private gardens. A modern and contemporary hotel.
All rooms enjoy en-suite facilities (with supplied toiletries), air-conditioning, satellite television, safe, complimentary broadband internet, iron and ironing board, tea and coffee making facilities, direct dial telephone and hair dryer. For your convenience the rooms have mood lighting and reading lights. Most rooms have a 32" plasma TV.
Club Rooms: These rooms give access to the Shaftesbury Club Lounge, which offers all day tea and coffee, fruit and snacks, soft drinks, still or sparkling water and Wi-Fi access. They also have an evening turn-down service. Rooms have a microwave and cooking utensils and electronic safe.
All rooms have 24 hour room service.
Onsite at The Premier Notting Hill rhe hotel has a restaurant which serves breakfast each morning. Breakfast 07:00 till 10:00 (Saturday and Sunday 07:30 till 10:30).
The hotel has a lounge and floors are served by a lift.
Complimentary WiFi High speed internet access is available in all reception and lounge areas.
The front desk is manned 24 hours a day. Gymnasium free for guest use.
This is an all no-smoking hotel.
CCTV in all public areas. Luggage porter service.
Hotel Vicinity:Nearest: Tube Station: Bayswater 0.2 miles (0.4 km), Railway Station: London Paddington 0.7 miles (1.1 km), Motorway: M4 Junction 1 4 miles (6.4 km). This hotel boasts 4 tube stations with a half mile radius (0.8 km).
The Shaftesbury Premier Notting Hill is actually located between Notting Hill and Bayswater. The hotel is on Princes Square which is a relatively quiet garden Square between busy surrounding districts. This area is close to Paddington train station which gives access to the Heathrow Express. A good location for access to areas such as Hyde Park (400 yards), and shopping areas such as Queensway (400 yards), Notting Hill (0.3 miles) and Kensington High Street (0.8 miles). Half a mile to the west is Ladbroke where each summer one of Europe's largest street carnivals take place, the Notting Hill Carnival. Even closer at 0.3 miles is Portobello Road Market where on Sundays a popular antiques fair takes place with many stalls also open during the week. Just over half mile to the south in the south west corner of Kensington Gardens is Kensington Palace which is the former home of the late Diana Princess of Wales. This also marks the eastern end of Kensington High Street which is a busy and popular upmarket shopping are that also has some great cafes.
Bedroom Numbers: 65
Check-in: 14.00 (1 pm)
Check-out: 12.00 noon
This hotel has averaged a score of 3.95 out of 5 by 4550 past guests
>>>Booking.com (average customer rating 3.9 out of 5 from 2482 reviews)
>>>Tripadvisor (ranked 273 of 1140 for Hotels in London and rated 4 out of 5 from 2068 reviews)
Internet:WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Pets:Pets are not allowed.
More hotels from this chainIf your not looking for anything except the Shaftesbury chain nearby from this brand are:
Dreamtel London Kensington: is 1.3 miles (2.2 km) away, has a guest satisfaction score of 67% and rates start from about £72.
Compared to other London hotels: This hotel has been rated 79% by past guests. The London average is 79% and the average for 4 star hotels is 80%. Therefore this hotel is below average for its sector (star rating) .
Shaftesbury Hotels have an average guest rating of 73%. The The Premier Notting Hill with its rating of 79% is therefore not just well above average for this chain but is our highest rated Shaftesbury hotel.
Milesfaster ranking: 500th from 865 London hotels, 1st of 2 Shaftesbury Hotels, and 233rd of 333 four star rated hotels.
Another to Consider: A comparable type of hotel close by (0.1 miles, 0.1 km) would be the 4 star New Linden Hotel, with base rates beginning from £62 and which has a 74% guest satisfaction rating. The New Linden Hotel also offers: free WiFi.Can we suggest something with a higher guest score? We suggest the 4 Star Park Grand Lancaster Gate seems like a possible option. The Park Grand Lancaster Gate is only 0.5 miles (0.8 km) away. A highly rated hotel with a guest score of 87%.
Local hotels analysed:The fifty hotels that are closest to this location (5-7 Princes Square, W2 postcode) which we list extend for a 0.7 miles (1.1 km) radius. They are made up of 3 five star hotels (average rating 88%), 22 four star hotels (average rating 79%), 19 three star hotels (average rating 70%) and 6 two star hotels (average rating 67%). Top rated of the local hotels is Roseate House London (4 star) at 90%.
Base Rates: Base rates can indicate the lowest available rates for a particular hotel. This is a good general guide but as base rates do not account for special offers and one off deals they can only be a rough guide. The average base rate for all the areas hotels is £103 per night. From a low of £11 at Smart Hyde Park View Hostel (2 Star, 70%) and the highest rates top out at £720 at Commodore Hotel (4 Star, 60%). The following are the averages for each star level: Five Star average: £167, Four Star average: £141, Three Star average: £70 and Two Star average: £41.
Using our in-house algorithm we rank hotels based on guest ratings and weighted for related factors we rank The Premier Notting Hill 21st of 50 area hotels and 14th for the 22 four star hotels in the area. We rank the hotel 20th of 50 (2nd of 22 four star hotels.) for base rates. We rank this hotel based on rates and also review scores to place it 16th of 44 of all the closest hotels in terms of value for money (Smart Hyde Park View Hostel was top).
We note that this hotel is above average locally for 4 star hotels even though its below average overall for 4 star hotels in London.