Hotel Vicinity:Nearest: Tube & Railway Station: London Paddington 334 yards (305 metres), Motorway: M1 Junction 1 4.5 miles (7.2 km). This hotel boasts 4 tube stations with a half mile radius (0.8 km). The Brunel Hotel London is located in Paddington, a central London location with good transport links and convenient for exploring all that London has to offer. Close by is Paddington station which has a direct train service to Heathrow airport. This location is always popular as a base for exploring central London while offering lower rates than those found in the most central areas. Paddington is well served by shopping amenities with local small shops along Craven Road and Praed street while major shopping and restaurants areas are to be found at Queensway, Edgware Road and Notting Hill, all within half a mile. Nearby attractions include Hyde Park (0.3 miles), Oxford Street (0.8 miles), Madame Tussauds (1.2 miles) and London Zoo (1.7 miles).
Hotel in Detail:The Brunel Hotel is a Victorian corner town house built in the late 19th century the hotel has a modern and contemporary interior. Hotel lobby lounge provides a place to relax.
All rooms have en-suite facilities (bath or shower), flat screen television, direct dial telephones, wakeup calls, hair dryer, flat screen television, tea and coffee making facilities. Complimentary toiletries are supplied.
Choose from singles, doubles or rooms for three adults.
All floors have lift access.
The Brunel hotel has its own onsite air-conditioned breakfast room where full or continental breakfast is served.
The front reception remains manned throughout the day and night. The reception is able offer fax and safety deposit box facilities and help with local information, currency exchange and laundry/dry cleaning services. There is an air conditioned lounge.
Bedroom Numbers: 42 / 5 floors
Check-in: 13.00 (1 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 69% by past guests. The London average is 79% and the average for 3 star hotels is 76%. Therefore this hotel is below average for its sector (star rating) .
Milesfaster ranking: 740th from 861 London hotels, and 253rd of 325 three star rated hotels.
Another to Consider: Also close by and a similar hotel (0.1 miles, 0.1 km) would be the 3 star Prince William Hotel, whose lowest rates start at about £45 and which has a 68% guest satisfaction rating.Perhaps you would prefer a cheaper option? In that case one to look at is the Pembridge Palace Hotel. 0.6 miles from here (0.9 km), has scored 60% from former guests where rates start from approximately £27.
Looking for something near by with a solid past guest score? In that case the 4 Star Best Western Shaftesbury Paddington Court seems like it might fit the bill. The Best Western Shaftesbury Paddington Court is only 0.1 miles (0.1 km) away. The Best Western Shaftesbury Paddington Court has managed a rating of 81%.
Local hotels analysed:The closest fifty hotels around this area (79-81 Gloucester Terrace, W2 postcode) that are listed on this website cover a 0.4 miles (0.6 km) radius. The numbers for each star rating are 1 five star hotel (rated 81%), 19 four star hotels (average rating 80%), 19 three star hotels (average rating 69%), 10 two star hotels (average rating 66%) and 1 one star hotel (rated 62%). Top 3 star hotel is Best Western Delmere Hotel at 87%. The highest rating in the area goes to Royal Park Hotel (4 star) and also the Hotel Indigo London Paddington (4 star) (both joint top with 90%).
Base Rates: We look at what the average base rates are for the area and by star rating. These rates do not take account of offers and short term deals so are just a guide. If we look at the average for all hotels in the area (nearest 50) we get an average base rate of £65 per night. The lowest rates are at £10 at Smart Hyde Park View Hostel (2 Star, 71%) and highest base rates of £179 at Royal Lancaster London (5 Star, 81%). Averages for each sector of star rating: Five Star average: £179, Four Star average: £88, Three Star average: £51, Two Star average: £39 and One Star average: £25.
We rank hotels based on our own proprietary algorithm based mainly on guest ratings but adjusted for influencing factors. We rank Brunel Hotel 31st (joint) of the 50 local hotels and 8th (joint) for the 19 three star hotels in the area. The hotel is 17th of 50 (8th of 19 three star hotels.) for lowest standard rates locally. Looking at the hotels rates plus its user rating we rank it 20th of 48 for sheer bang for buck (Smart Hyde Park View Hostel was top).
Even though this hotel is below the London average rating for 3 star hotels it still rates above average for similar hotels in the local area.