Hotel Vicinity:Nearest: Tube & Railway Station: London Paddington 0.2 miles (0.3 km), Motorway: M1 Junction 1 4.5 miles (7.2 km). 6 tube (underground) stations within a half mile circle (0.8 km) , makes this a great choice for transport links. In a popular area for tourists looking to maximise there bang for buck ratio. The districts local amenities combined with its close proximity to the heart of London (2 miles), excellent public transport options and lower rates compared to the most central areas make this a great choice for a tourist stay in London. The Park Grand London Paddington Hotel is well named since its just 350 yards from the mainline railway and tube station at Paddington. With links all over the UK and most especially home to the Heathrow Express which can whisk you to Heathrow Airport within 15 minutes. While the hustle and bustle of central London is just minutes way by tube or bus, the area of Paddington and Bayswater has plenty to offer. Not least is the huge Hyde Park and Kensington Gardens just over 400 yards from the Park Grand Hotel. Take boat onto the Serpentine or have a snack at one of the restaurants located within the park. The shops of Queensway are just a third of a mile where there's also a skating rink, public swimming pool and covered shopping mall called Whiteleys. Other places of interest close by include the Alexandra Fleming Laboratory (0.3 miles), Canal cafe Theatre (0.5 miles), Church Street Market (0.7 miles), Serpentine gallery (0.7 miles) and Kensington Palace (0.8 miles).
Hotel in Detail:The Park Grand Paddington is a contemporary and hip styled hotel set in a relatively quiet London garden square. The sleek lobby and large reception desk area is also where you will find the hotels concierge service.
Bedroom are modern and come with complimentary high speed internet access, safe, flat-screen TV with digital channels and PPV movies, air conditioning, telephone, iron and ironing board, hairdryer, tea-coffee making facilities. Each bedroom comes with an en-suite shower room.
Daily housekeeping and windows are double glazed.
Everyday breakfast options are served in the vibrant dining room of the Atlantic restaurant.
Meanwhile the Atlantic bar offers a wide selection of alcoholic and soft beverages along with light appetizers.
The Park Grand Hotel offers a 24 hour reception along with 24 hour CCTV in the public areas. Guests can make use of the hotels luggage storage facilities and enjoy the smoke free environment of the hotel.
Bedroom Numbers: 157
Check-in: 14.00 (2 pm)
Check-out: 11.00 am
Parking:There is no parking onsite.
Internet:WiFi is available in the hotel rooms and is free of charge.
More hotels from this chainIf your first option for an alternative is again the Park Grand chain take a look at these closest alternatives:
Park Grand Lancaster Gate: is 132 yards (120 metres) away, has a guest satisfaction score of 89% and rates start from about £83.
Park Grand London Hyde Park: is 181 yards (165 metres) from here, earns a customer rating of 78% and base rates begin at about £72.
Park Grand Kensington: 1.5 miles (2.4 km), rated at 88% and with rates from around £86.
The Piccadilly London West End: 2.1 miles (3.4 km), rated at 92% and with rates from around £159.
Compared to other London hotels: This hotel has been rated 76% by past guests. The London average is 80% and the average for 4 star hotels is 82%. Therefore this hotel is below average for its sector (star rating) . Park Grand Hotels across the chain average 84% so this hotel is below the average guest rating for Park Grand hotels.
Milesfaster ranking: 581st from 866 London hotels, 6th of 6 Park Grand Hotels, and 253rd of 329 four star rated hotels.
Another to Consider: Also close by and a similar hotel (0.0 miles, 0.1 km) would be the 4 star Best Western Shaftesbury Paddington Court, whose lowest rates start at about £96 and which has an 83% guest satisfaction rating. The Best Western Shaftesbury Paddington Court also offers: free WiFi.Looking for lower base rates? Then another option might be the New Linden Hotel. 0.6 miles away (0.9 km), has scored 76% from former guests and whose lowest rates start at about £58 (theres free WiFi too).
Prefer something with a higher guest rating? Then the 4 Star Royal Park Hotel may be one too look at. The Royal Park Hotel is only 0.2 miles (0.3 km) away. A highly rated hotel with a guest score of 90%.
Local hotels analysed:The closest fifty hotels around this area (1-3 Queens Garden, W2 postcode) that are listed on this website cover a 0.4 miles (0.6 km) radius. The star rating breakdown shows 1 five star hotel (rated 90%), 19 four star hotels (average rating 80%), 20 three star hotels (average rating 70%), 10 two star hotels (average rating 69%) and 1 one star hotel (rated 60%). Top rated of the local hotels are Royal Park Hotel (4 star) and also the Royal Lancaster London (5 star) (both joint top with 90%).
Base Rates: Here we breakdown the starting rates (base rates) by overall average and by star rating. However base rates do not take account of special offers and one off deals so are just a guide.
For the nearest 51 hotels in the area we have base rate data on all of them. Looking at all the base rates of the 50 local hotels the average rate is £99 per night. Rates range from £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 rate averages per star level: Five Star average: £269, Four Star average: £148, Three Star average: £74, Two Star average: £45 and One Star average: £49.
We use a proprietary algorithm to rank hotels based on user reviews but adjusting for contributing factors. We rank Park Grand Paddington Hotel 24th (joint) of the 50 local hotels and 17th for the 19 four star hotels in the area. Our ranking for sheer lowest base rates is 29th of 51 (3rd of 19 four star hotels.). To give an overall ranking compared to hotels nearby we combine the rating and base rate scores which gives this hotel a ranking of 26th of 47 for sheer bang for buck (Smart Hyde Park View Hostel was top).