Hotel Vicinity:Nearest: Tube & Railway Station: London Paddington 0.2 miles (0.3 km), Motorway: M4 Junction 1 4.5 miles (7.2 km). This hotel boasts 6 tube stations with a half mile radius (0.8 km). The Best Western Paddington Court is located in central London, just North West of centre. This area is very popular for budget class accommodation. Just 500 yards from Hyde Park where boats can be hired weather permitting on the Serpentine Lake. Nearby shopping areas include Queensway with the covered centre called Whitley's. There are many local bars and cafes in the surrounding area. Nearby attractions include London Toy and Model Museum (0.1 mile), Serpentine gallery (0.7 miles), Kensington Palace (0.7 miles), Portobello Road Market (0.8 miles), Madame Tussauds (1.2 miles) and Buckingham Palace (1.9 miles). The hotel is located close to Paddington train station with its direct connection to Heathrow airport.
Hotel in Detail:Bedrooms all come with en-suite facilities (bath and/or shower) with amenities including climate control air-conditioning, free WiFi Tea/Coffee maker, satellite interactive TV, iron and ironing board, Radio, Direct dial telephone, Alarm Clock.
Studio suites come with additional amenities. They also have kitchenettes with items such as a microwave and fridge (in club rooms). Suites have safes and the TV's have cable channels.
Room configurations include most options from singles up to rooms for 4 adults as well quality options such as executive rooms and suites.
There is a limited room service.
The Best Western Paddington Court hotel has its own restaurant which serves a breakfast buffet, continental or English, and dinner from 18.00. The evening menu is varied ranging from light meals to an a la carte menu. You can also make a choice from the restaurants wine list along with your meal.
There's also a fully licensed bar which opens each evening from 18.00 and which serves a bar menu.
In the hotel Lounge you will find facilities that include satellite television, Internet facilities (two terminals), easy chairs and sofas. There's also a 24 hour reception and concierge. If you need to store luggage there's a dedicated room for just that purpose. WiFi is accessible in the public areas and is complimentary. Hotel has concierge services, a fitness room for guest use and luggage storage facilities.
This is an all no-smoking hotel.
Bedroom Numbers: 195 / 6 floors
Check-in: 14.00 (2 pm)
Check-out: 12.00 noon
Parking:There is no parking onsite.
Internet:Complimentary wireless internet access throughout.
More hotels from this chainIf your first option for an alternative is again the Best Western chain take a look at these closest alternatives:
Best Western Mornington Hotel: is 281 yards (256 metres) away, has a guest satisfaction score of 80% and rates start from about £101.
Best Western Delmere Hotel: is 0.4 miles (0.6 km) from here, earns a customer rating of 86% and base rates begin at about £107.
Best Western Seraphine Kensington: 0.9 miles (1.4 km), rated at 71% and with rates from around £70.
Best Western Burns Hotel: 1.6 miles (2.5 km), rated at 76% and with rates from around £67.
Compared to other London hotels: This hotel has been rated 83% by past guests. The London average is 80% and the average for 4 star hotels is 82%. Therefore this hotel is above average for its sector (star rating) and for London as a whole. Best Western Hotels across the chain average 76% so this hotel is one of the better rated Best Western hotels.
Milesfaster ranking: 332nd from 866 London hotels, 1st of 18 Best Western Hotels, and 139th of 329 four star rated hotels.
Another to Consider: A similar hotel nearby (0.3 miles, 0.4 km) would be the 4 star Hilton Paddington Hotel, where rates start from £159 and which has an 80% guest satisfaction rating.For a hotel that offers lower base rates take a look at the Park Grand Paddington Hotel. 0.3 miles away (0.5 km), has been rated at 78% by past guests and whose lowest rates start at about £90.
Howabout an alternative hotel that has scores higher in guest reviews? Then the 4 Star Royal Park Hotel ticks many of the right boxes. The Royal Park Hotel is only 0.1 miles (0.2 km) away. A highly rated hotel with a guest score of 90%.
Local hotels analysed:The fifty closest hotels from here (27 Devonshire Terrace, W2 postcode) that we have data for cover a 0.4 miles (0.6 km) radius. The breakdown by star rating is 1 five star hotel (rated 89%), 19 four star hotels (average rating 80%), 20 three star hotels (average rating 70%) and 10 two star hotels (average rating 68%). Of the 50 local hotels top rated is Royal Park Hotel (4 star) at 90%.
Base Rates: Using base rates we analyse average starting rates for the area. Useful as a guide but note they do not include special offers or short term deals. Taking all the hotels in the area together the average starting rate is £100 per night. Rates range from £11 at Smart Hyde Park View Hostel (2 Star, 71%) with top rates of £720 at Commodore Hotel (4 Star, 60%). Rates broken down by star rating: Five Star average: £269, Four Star average: £148, Three Star average: £74 and Two Star average: £45.
We rank hotels based on their guest rating but balanced for their influencing factors. We rank Best Western Shaftesbury Paddington Court 8th of 50 and 6th for the 19 four star hotels in the area. For lowest base rates in the area this hotel ranks 31st of 50 (4th of 19 four star hotels.). Our ranking for this hotel based on both its rates and its user rating is 9th of 46 for pure value for money (Smart Hyde Park View Hostel was top).