Hotel in Detail:The interior of the Best Western Mornington hotel blends an elegant feel in line with its Victorian roots with a contemporary style and decor. The hotel was once a 19th century residence and still sports its 19th century pillars at the hotel entrance.
Bedrooms are decorated to give a Scandinavian feel. Room amenities include en-suite (shower, toiltries), hairdryer, laptop size safe, iron and ironing board (most rooms), flat screen television with freeview channels, Tea and coffee making facilities, free WiFi, AM/FM alarm clock, Desk/work area and direct dial Phone.
All floors accessible by lift.
Onsite the hotel has an intimate restaurant open for breakfast (fully cooked option) only and a Library Bar. The Library Bar serves bar light snacks (evening), wines, beers and soft beverages and is open 16.00 till 23.00.
The Best Western Mornington hotel has meeting facilities for up to 14 guests.
Reception is open 24 hours. Hotel has complimentary Wireless Internet Access and a lift for floor access. Safety deposit boxes and luggage storage facilities available. There is also a business centre which is free for guest use.
Hotel Vicinity:Nearest: Tube Station: Lancaster Gate 246 yards (224 metres), Railway Station: London Paddington 0.3 miles (0.5 km), Motorway: M4 Junction 1 4.6 miles (7.4 km). 4 tube (underground) stations within a half mile circle (0.8 km) , makes this a great choice for transport links.
The Best Western Mornington Hotel London is a Swedish-owned Victorian house. The location is just opposite Hyde park and near to shopping areas such as Notting Hill, Queensway, Marble Arch and Oxford Street. Also close by is the Paddington main line railway station where you can take the Heathrow Express for a 15 minute train ride to Heathrow Airport. Other nearby attractions include Serpentine Gallery (0.5 miles), Kensington Palace (0.7 miles), Natural History and Science museums (1 mile), Madame Tussauds (1.2 miles), Buckingham Palace (1.7 miles) and London Zoo (1.9 miles).
Bedroom Numbers: 66 / 5 floors
Check-in: 14.00 (2 pm)
Check-out: 11.00 am
This hotel has averaged a score of 4.15 out of 5 by 3758 past guests
>>>Booking.com (average customer rating 4.2 out of 5 from 2461 reviews)
>>>Tripadvisor (ranked 314 of 1140 for Hotels in London and rated 4 out of 5 from 1297 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 chainMaybe your first and only choice is the Best Western chain your next best options are:
Corus Hotel Hyde Park Hotel: is 84 yards (76 metres) away, has a guest satisfaction score of 73% and rates start from about £85.
Best Western Delmere Hotel: is 0.4 miles (0.6 km) from here, earns a customer rating of 84% and base rates begin at about £98.
Best Western Burns Hotel: 1.5 miles (2.4 km), rated at 76% and with rates from around £107.
Best Western The Boltons Hotel: 1.6 miles (2.5 km), rated at 78% and with rates from around £77.
Compared to other London hotels: This hotel has been rated 83% by past guests. The London average is 79% and the average for 3 star hotels is 66%. Therefore this hotel is well above average for its sector (star rating) and for London as a whole. Best Western Hotels across the chain average 77% so this hotel is one of the better rated Best Western hotels.
A massive 17% above the average for 3 star hotels, 4% for Greater London and 6% above the average for the Best Western chain makes this a top pick and highly recommended hotel.
Milesfaster ranking: 318th from 865 London hotels, 2nd of 15 Best Western Hotels, and 73rd of 321 three star rated hotels.
Another to Consider: Also close by and a similar hotel (0.3 miles, 0.5 km) would be the 3 star Byron Hotel, whose lowest rates start at about £95 and which has a 73% guest satisfaction rating.For somewhere with lower starting rates try the Prince William Hotel. 0.1 miles from here (0.2 km), gaining a satisfaction rating of 62% from its past guests and the hotels starting rates begin at about £45.
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 Roseate House London seems like a possible option. The Roseate House London is only 0.2 miles (0.3 km) away. A highly rated hotel with a guest score of 90%.
Local hotels analysed:The 50 hotels nearest to this location (12 Lancaster Gate, W2 postcode) that we list cover a 0.4 miles (0.6 km) radius. They include 2 five star hotels (average rating 90%), 18 four star hotels (average rating 79%), 21 three star hotels (average rating 70%) and 9 two star hotels (average rating 68%). Top 3 star hotels are The Crescent Hyde Park and the Darlington Hyde Park Hotel (both 88%). Of the local hotels the highest rated is Royal Lancaster London (5 star) at 94%.
Base Rates: See a breakdown of the average starting (base) rates for the area. Base rates are a rough guide to starting rates as they do not include special offers and deals. The average starting rates for the surrounding area are around £100 per night. They range from a low of £11 at Smart Hyde Park View Hostel (2 Star, 70%) to a high of £720 at Commodore Hotel (4 Star, 60%). The breakdown by star rating shows the following averages: Five Star average: £204, Four Star average: £151, Three Star average: £70 and Two Star average: £46.
Our in-house ranking based on guest ratings but adjusted for influencing factors ranks Best Western Mornington Hotel 11th of the 50 local hotels and 4th for the 21 three star hotels in the area. For base rates the hotel ranks 17th of 50 (8th (joint) of 21 three star hotels.). Taking into consideration both rates and guest ratings we rank this hotel 3rd of 45 of the local hotels in terms of value for money (Smart Hyde Park View Hostel was top).