Hotel Vicinity:Nearest: Tube Station: Green Park 0.3 miles (0.5 km), Railway Station: London Victoria 0.9 miles (1.4 km), DLR Station: Tower Gateway 3.3 miles (5.3 km), Motorway: M1 Junction 1 5.6 miles (9 km). The Ascott Mayfair Apartments is located in the heart of Mayfair, a central location and one of London's most upmarket and exclusive areas. Surrounded by some of the best known shopping in the country at places such as Regent Street, Piccadilly, Bond Street, Oxford Street and Marble Arch. A short walk from the wonderful Hyde Park with its wide open spaces, lake and boating. Nearest attractions include Buckingham Palace, Green Park, Houses of Parliament, Westminster Abbey and the London Eye (Millennium Wheel). Close to all the main tourist areas including theatreland.
Apartments in Detail:The Ascott Mayfair London is a 1920's art deco red brick building combining all the comforts and amenities of home with the range of facilities and highly personalised service of a luxury hotel. The interior reflects the hotels earlier history and is decorated to reflect the Art deco theme.
Hotel in Detail:All apartments feature air cooling/heating and key card access. They come with a fully fitted kitchen with microwave and oven, washing machine and dryer, hairdryer, free high speed internet access, iron and ironing board, individually controlled heating, in-room safe, direct dial telephone with personal number and audio visual entertainment centres including satellite TV. There is also the option of a separate living area. The classic decor is complemented by the use of soft neutral colours. Bathrooms feature the use of marble.
Room configurations include studio apartments up to 3 bedroom options. There is a daily personal maid service every day of the week (except Sundays). Room service is available which is a takeaway service from local restaurants. DVD player on request. All floors have lift access.
Breakfast is served each morning on the Terrace which overlooks the properties terraced gardens, while the Club lounge is the onsite fully licensed bar.
The Ascott Mayfair front reception is staffed 24/7. Other amenities include a Fitness centre with cardio and resistance equipment, Steam room & Sauna and high speed internet access. For the business traveller facilities you will find helpful are a Private Boardroom, Secretarial services and Mobile phone rental. Laundry and Dry Cleaning service are available as are Grocery shopping services.
Bedroom Numbers: 56 / 7 Floors
Parking: none onsite. Nearest NCP pay car park is in Chesterfield Gardens 0.1 mile away.
Check-in: 14.00 (2 pm)
Check-out: 12.00 noon
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 4 star hotels is 82%. Therefore this hotel is below average for its sector (star rating) .
Milesfaster ranking: 606th from 866 London hotels, and 258th of 329 four star rated hotels.
Another to Consider: A similar hotel nearby (0.1 miles, 0.2 km) would be the 4 star The Westbourne Hyde Park, where rates start from £148 and which has an 85% guest satisfaction rating. The Westbourne Hyde Park also offers: free WiFi.For a hotel that offers lower base rates take a look at the Park Grand Lancaster Gate. 0.2 miles from the Ascott London Mayfair (0.4 km), has been rated at 88% by past guests and the hotels starting rates begin at about £108.
Can we suggest something with a higher guest score? We suggest the 5 Star The Arch Hotel seems like a possible option, it's only 0.7 miles (1.1 km) from here. The Arch Hotel has an extremely high guest rating of 98%, one of the best rated London hotels.
Local hotels analysed:The fifty hotels that are closest to this location (49 Hill Street, W1 postcode) which we list extend for a 0.6 miles (1.0 km) radius. They are made up of 33 five star hotels (average rating 88%) and 17 four star hotels (average rating 81%). Top 4 star hotel is Chesterfield Mayfair Hotel at 98%. Top rated of the local hotels are Connaught Hotel (5 star), the Four Seasons Hotel Park Lane (5 star), the Marriott Grand Residences Mayfair (5 star), The Beaumont London (5 star) and the Lanesborough Hotel London (5 star) (all 5 are joint top with 99%).
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 £328 per night. From a low of £79 at Park Lane Mews Hotel (4 Star, 65%) and the highest rates top out at £1000 at 45 Park Lane Hotel (5 Star, 98%). The following are the averages for each star level: Five Star average: £418 and Four Star average: £154.
In terms of value for money for the local area we rank Halkin Hotel top.
Background: At the end of September 2006 Derek Quinlan bought the hotel for £65 million pounds from the current owners who were The Ascott Group. The apartments continued to be run under The Ascott limited portfolio.
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