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.
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).
Bedroom Numbers: 18
Check-in: 13.00 (1 pm) (latest 22.00)
Check-out: 11.00 am
This hotel has averaged a score of 4 out of 5 by 860 past guests
>>>Tripadvisor (ranked 255 of 1140 for Hotels in London and rated 4 out of 5 from 860 reviews)
Compared to other London hotels: This hotel has been rated 80% 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.
Milesfaster ranking: 528th from 865 London hotels, and 142nd of 321 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 £71 and which has a 73% guest satisfaction rating. The Best Western Corona also offers: free WiFi.For a hotel that offers lower base rates take a look at the Victoria Inn Hotel. 0.1 miles away (0.1 km), has been rated at 75% by past guests and whose lowest rates start at about £49.
Why not choose a hotel with a higher customer satisfaction score? If that is what your after then the 4 Star The Belgrave Hotel is potentially a good choice for you. 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 92%), 18 four star hotels (average rating 86%), 17 three star hotels (average rating 76%) and 3 two star hotels (average rating 69%). Top 3 star hotel is Premier Inn Victoria at 90%. 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, 75%) 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.
In terms of value for money for the local area we rank Victoria Inn Hotel top.