Hotel Vicinity:Nearest: Tube Station: Bayswater 299 yards (273 metres), Railway Station: London Paddington 0.4 miles (0.6 km), Motorway: M4 Junction 1 4.4 miles (7.1 km). An amazing 5 underground stations within 0.5 miles (0.8 km) of the hotel. The Blakemore Hotel London is located just off from Bayswater and close to Paddington, a central location with good access to all of London's attractions. From Paddington station you can board the direct service to Heathrow airport, the Heathrow Express. Within walking distance is Hyde Park and nearby Shopping is good with busy areas at Queensway, Notting Hill, Marble Arch and Kensington within walking distance. Nearest attractions include the Alexandra Fleming Laboratory (0.5 miles), Portobello market (0.6 miles), Kensington Palace (0.7 miles), Serpentine gallery (0.7 miles) and Church Street market (0.8 miles).
The local area has wide variety of restaurants Bars and cafes.
Hotel in Detail:All the Blakemore Hyde Park Hotel club and executive bedrooms are air-conditioned and en-suite (tiled bathroom with supplied toiletries). They come with TV (plus PPV), direct dial telephone, hairdryer, desk, tea & coffee making facilities, safe, fridge, ironing facilities and wireless internet access.
Some of the club room bathrooms have a luxury rain shower.
Luxury suites are available some of which have a flat-screen TV in the bathroom. You can enjoy a daily newspaper, bathrobes and slippers, free mineral water and fresh fruit replenished throughout your stay. There is a spacious living area which also has a large flat-screen TV with pay movies. Added amenities for the suites include bathrobe and slippers.
In the conservatory, the restaurant offers a relaxing atmosphere for an evening meal (closed on Sundays).
Breakfast served 07:00 till 09:45 (07:30 to 10:15 on Sundays).
The Rossetti Bar serves drinks until 01:00 and has a giant plasma-screen TV.
Other Blakemore hotel features include 3 fully air-conditioned function/conference rooms all with natural daylight.
All public areas are fully air-conditioned. The Blakemore Hotel reception is open 24 hours and the hotel has a lift. Complimentary wireless internet access is available in all areas of the hotel. safety deposit boxes available.
No-smoking throughout. Hotel has a lift.
Bedroom Numbers: 164 / 7 floors
Check-in: 15.00 (3 pm)
Check-out: 11.00 am
Parking:There is no parking onsite.
Internet:Complimentary wireless internet access throughout.
Compared to other London hotels: This hotel has been rated 82% by past guests. The London average is 80% and the average for 4 star hotels is 82%. Therefore this hotel is equal to the average for its sector (star rating) .
Milesfaster ranking: 360th from 866 London hotels, and 148th of 329 four star rated hotels.
Another to Consider: Also close by and a similar hotel (0.2 miles, 0.3 km) would be the 4 star Doubletree by Hilton London Kensington, whose lowest rates start at about £115 and which has a 77% guest satisfaction rating.For a hotel that offers lower base rates take a look at the Gainsborough Hotel. 0.0 miles away (0.1 km), has been rated at 60% by past guests and whose lowest rates start at about £69.
Howabout selecting an alternative hotel by its higher guest rating? In that case the 5 Star Ampersand Hotel may be one too look at. The Ampersand 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 hotels that are closest to this location (30 Leinster Gardens, W2 postcode) which we list extend for a 0.4 miles (0.7 km) radius. The numbers for each star rating are 1 five star hotel (rated 90%), 22 four star hotels (average rating 80%), 19 three star hotels (average rating 70%) and 8 two star hotels (average rating 69%). The highest rating in the area goes to Royal Park Hotel (4 star) and also the Royal Lancaster London (5 star) (both joint top with 90%).
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. If we look at the average for all hotels in the area (nearest 50) we get an average base rate of £101 per night. The lowest rates are at £11 at Smart Hyde Park View Hostel (2 Star, 71%) and highest base rates of £720 at Commodore Hotel (4 Star, 60%). Averages for each sector of star rating: Five Star average: £269, Four Star average: £140, Three Star average: £72 and Two Star average: £44.
We rank hotels based on our own proprietary algorithm based mainly on guest ratings but adjusted for influencing factors. We rank Blakemore Hyde Park Hotel 8th (joint) of the 50 local hotels and 6th (joint) for the 22 four star hotels in the area. The hotel is 34th of 50 (7th of 22 four star hotels.) for lowest standard rates locally. Looking at the hotels rates plus its user rating we rank it 15th of 47 for sheer bang for buck (Smart Hyde Park View Hostel was top).