Hotel Vicinity:Nearest: Tube Station: Pimlico 299 yards (273 metres), Railway Station: London Victoria 0.5 miles (0.8 km), DLR Station: Tower Gateway 3.1 miles (5 km), Motorway: M4 Junction 1 6. 1 miles (9.8 km). The Blades Hotel is a centrally located Victorian Townhouse building in Pimlico, very close to Victoria. Pimlico is a very popular area for budget class hotels and guest houses with many such establishments in the area. In the nearby vicinity is a variety of shops and restaurants most notably on Lupus Street and Vauxhall Bridge Road. A little further (about a mile) finds the upmarket and popular shopping of Kings Road, Chelsea and Sloane Street. Close to the River Thames (within 1/3 mile) with some nice areas to sit and watch the view from such as Victoria Tower Gardens by the side of the House of Lords. Nearest attractions include Tate Britain (0.5 miles), Westminster Cathedral (0.5 miles), Westminster Abbey (0.8 miles), Buckingham Palace (0.9 miles), Cabinet War Rooms (1 mile) and London Eye (1.3 miles).
Hotel in Detail:Privately owned and run the Blades Hotel offers value accommodation with triple and quad bedroom options in an elegant Victorian building.
Bedrooms are valeted and en-suite. Amenities include en-suite bathroom, television, irons & ironing boards, hair-dryer, coffee and tea-making equipment and clock.
Bedrooms for 5 people are available.
Within the hotel is a conservatory area where guests can relax while waiting for friends, taxi etc. Dining room within the premises serves daily buffet breakfast. There are a verity of restaurants with the surrounding area.
The Blades has a no-smoking policy. There are no lifts in this hotel. Luggage storage facilities provided. Hotel has complimentary WiFi internet which can be picked up in all parts of the hotel.
Bedroom Numbers: 18
Check-in: 13.00 (1 pm) (latest 22.00)
Check-out: 11.00 am
Compared to other London hotels: This hotel has been rated 80% by past guests. The London average is 80% and the average for 3 star hotels is 76%. Therefore this hotel is above average for its sector (star rating) .
Milesfaster ranking: 568th from 866 London hotels, and 168th of 329 three star rated hotels.
Another to Consider: A similar hotel nearby (0.0 miles, 0.1 km) would be the 3 star Best Western Corona, where rates start from £96 and which has a 74% guest satisfaction rating. The Best Western Corona also offers: free WiFi.We can also point you towards a lower price option, the Victoria Inn Hotel. 0.1 miles from the Blades Hotel (0.1 km), achieving a rating of 76% by its past clients with base rates starting at about £49.
Fancy something highly rated by its guests? We think the 4 Star The Belgrave Hotel could be a good choice. The Belgrave Hotel is only 0.1 miles (0.1 km) away. A highly rated hotel with a guest score of 89%.
Local hotels analysed:The 50 nearest hotels around this area (122 Belgrave Road, SW1 postcode) which we have have on our website extend out to a 1.0 miles (1.7 km) radius. The breakdown by star rating is 12 five star hotels (average rating 93%), 18 four star hotels (average rating 86%), 17 three star hotels (average rating 75%) and 3 two star hotels (average rating 70%). Top 3 star hotels are Luna And Simone Hotel and the Sanctuary House Hotel (both 89%). Of the 50 local hotels top rated is 41 Hotel (5 star) at 100%.
Base Rates: We use base rates as a guide to the hotels starting rates. They do not include special offers and deals though so are just a rough guide. Taking all the hotels in the area together the average starting rate is £162 per night. Rates range from £49 at Victoria Inn Hotel (3 Star, 74%) with top rates of £500 at 51 Buckingham Gate Taj Suites (5 Star, 99%) and the St James Court, A Taj Hotel (4 Star, 89%). Rates broken down by star rating: Five Star average: £284, Four Star average: £168, Three Star average: £86 and Two Star average: £73.
Using our in-house algorithm we rank hotels based on guest ratings and weighted for related factors we rank Blades Hotel 35th of 50 area hotels and 6th for the 17 three star hotels in the area. We rank the hotel 11th of 50 (8th of 17 three star hotels.) for base rates. We rank this hotel based on rates and also review scores to place it 31st of 49 of all the closest hotels in terms of value for money (Goring Hotel was top).