Hotel Vicinity:Nearest: Tube Station: Queensway 211 yards (192 metres), Railway Station: London Paddington 0.5 miles (0.8 km), Motorway: M4 Junction 1 4.3 miles (6.9 km). There are 4 tube (underground) stations within half a mile (0.8 km). The Byron Hotel London is located in Bayswater, a central location, close to Hyde Park. Queensborough Terrace is a relatively quiet side street just off of the busy Bayswater Road. The Terrace has a mix of B&B hotels and residential apartments. From its just a short stroll to the end of the Terrace where you will find the wonderful Hyde Park which has so much to do for all the family including Boating (weather permitting), swimming and Horse Riding. Also nearby is Paddington train station where you can catch the Heathrow Express train direct to Heathrow Airport. Shopping is good with busy areas such as Queensway two streets down to the West, Notting Hill just half a mile along Bayswater Road, Marble Arch and Oxford Street just over 1 mile to the East and Kensington High Street less than a mile to the South. Nearest attractions include Kensington Palace (0.6 miles), Portobello Road Antiques Market (0.6 miles), Alexandra Fleming laboratory (0.6 miles), Royal Albert Hall (0.8 miles) and Linley Sambourne House (0.9 miles).
Hotel in Detail:Housed in 2 former Victorian residences originally built in 1907 the Byron hotel has been established since 1970.
All rooms are individually decorated and fully air-conditioned with en-suite facilities. In-room amenities include trouser press, desk, hairdryer and tea/coffee making facilities, wireless internet access, satellite television and Direct dial telephone with data point. Hotel has a room service.
All floors have lift access and room service is 17.00 till 07.00. The hotel provides a maid service.
Onsite is a Restaurant/Breakfast room. Here the hotel serves both a continental and English breakfast. Open 07.30 till 09.45 (08.00 till 10.30 Sunday).
The hotel also has a licensed bar that also serves non-alcoholic beverages. Guests can relax in the hotels lounge area with its armchairs and sofa and there is also a conservatory lounge.
Additional services include safety box facilities, a luggage room and WiFi in all areas (charges apply). The Byron Hotel is air-conditioned throughout. Reception is staffed 24 hours and concierge services are available.
Dry cleaning & laundry facility. meeting facilities available.
Bedroom Numbers: 45
Check-in: 14.00 (2 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 72% by past guests. The London average is 80% and the average for 3 star hotels is 76%. Therefore this hotel is below average for its sector (star rating) .
Milesfaster ranking: 703rd from 866 London hotels, and 235th of 329 three star rated hotels.
Another to Consider: Also close by and a similar hotel (0.0 miles, 0.1 km) would be the 3 star Comfort Inn Hyde Park , whose lowest rates start at about £100 and which has a 74% guest satisfaction rating. The Comfort Inn Hyde Park also offers: free WiFi.For a hotel that offers lower base rates take a look at the Central Park Hotel. 0.1 miles from the Byron Hotel (0.1 km), has been rated at 70% by past guests and the hotels starting rates begin at about £53.
Prefer something with a higher guest rating? Then the 4 Star Park Grand Lancaster Gate may be one too look at. The Park Grand Lancaster Gate is only 0.2 miles (0.3 km) away. A highly rated hotel with a guest score of 88%.
Local hotels analysed:The fifty closest hotels from here (36-38 Queensborough Terrace, W2 postcode) that we have data for cover a 0.5 miles (0.8 km) radius. The 50 consist of 1 five star hotel (rated 89%), 22 four star hotels (average rating 80%), 19 three star hotels (average rating 70%) and 8 two star hotels (average rating 66%). Top 3 star hotel is Phoenix Hotel at 82%. Of these hotels the highest rated is Royal Park Hotel (4 star) at 90%.
Base Rates: See how the area stacks up for low rates using base rates. We use published base rates but note these do not reflect special offers or short term discounts so remain a rough guide. We have calculated the average base rate for all the 50 nearby hotels at £102 per night. The low end of the scale shows rates from £11 at Smart Hyde Park View Hostel (2 Star, 71%) to a high of £720 at Commodore Hotel (4 Star, 60%). Rate averages for each star rating: Five Star average: £269, Four Star average: £145, Three Star average: £68 and Two Star average: £44.
We rank hotels based on their guest rating but balanced for their influencing factors and we rank Byron Hotel 31st of 50 nearby hotels and 8th for the 19 three star hotels in the area. Compared to the nearest alternative hotels this hotel is 16th of 50 (7th (joint) of 19 three star hotels.) for base rates. Balancing the hotels rates and user rating we rank the hotel 25th of 47 when judging the balance of price point to user rating (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.