Hotel in Detail:The Jumeirah Carlton Tower Hotel is one of best known hotels in London with a reputation for sophistication and luxury. Its location overlooks the private gardens of Cadogan Place. Both wired and wireless internet access can be picked up throughout the hotel and is free of charge.
Bedrooms are all en-suite (bath robes, slippers, toiletries, hairdryer, scales, phone). Amenities include individually controlled air conditioning, trouser press, high speed internet access (wired and broadband), minibar, desk, Bose music system with sleep CD, refrigerator, safety deposit box, flat screen television with cable and pay-per-view movies, direct dial telephone with voice mail, CD/tape player/stereo, fax and radio.
Some rooms feature balconies and room service is 24 hours. Maid and turndown services. Local area guide in room.
There are several types of rooms on offer.
Standard rooms: 15-17 square metres
Superior Rooms: 17-27 square metres
Deluxe rooms: Views over Cadogan Place gardens or hotel swimming pool. 18-23 square metres
Junior Suite: Can accommodate up to three adults. 32-44 square metres
Garden Suite: Can accommodate up to three adults and has a separate lounge area. Overlooks Cadogan Gardens. 39 square metres
Spa Suite: Has its own Spa bathroom with whirlpool and steam shower and walk in shower. 42 square metres
Executive Suite: Faces the rear of the hotel overlooking the pool. Has its own lounge. Can accommodate up to 3 adults. 48 square metres
Luxury Suite: These rooms have spectacular views as they are on the top floors of this 18 floor hotel. The living area, dining area with dining table and bedrooms are all separated. Nespresso coffee machine. Bathrooms have under floor heating, a Jacuzzi and TV. Can accommodate up to 3 adults. 79 square metres
Presidential Suite: Huge luxury suite with the best of everything. Great views, its own kitchen, a sauna room, stereo, large plasma screen. Can accommodate up to 4 adults. 170 square metres.
Dining: The Rib Room: This long running running restaurant (since 1961) with a capacity for 84 guests is located on the ground floor and serves traditional and modern British cuisine. The signature dish of Roast Rib of Aberdeen Angus beef from the Scottish estate of the Duke of Buccleuch, has repeatedly secured the restaurant the accolade of Best Chophouse in Zagat's London Restaurant Survey. Features live pianos music during Diner. A relaxing atmosphere in richly traditional surroundings.
Breakfast: 7.00 till 11:00 am (08.00 Sundays), Lunch: 12.30 till 14.45 (except Sunday), Dinner: 19.00 till 22.45 (22.15 Sundays)
The Chinoiserie: Relaxed environment offering a taste of the Orient. Here lighter dining is served. Serves light meals, snacks, pastries and refreshments. Seats 64 guests. Features a resident harpist.
Open: 07.00 till 01.00 (Sunday from 08.00). Traditional afternoon tea served between 15.00 and 18.00.
The Club Room (part of the Peak health club ): Up on the ninth level offering great views of London and with a strict no smoking policy. Large screen plasma television. Serves a large range of food and drinks (including alcoholic drinks and a La Carte menu). Intimate sized dining with a capacity for 39 guests. Papers available.
Has a special menu for healthy eating served noon till 15.00. Open from 10.00 till 20.00. Piped music.
Gilt Champagne Lounge: Sophisticated and glamorous setting with background music with seating for 30 guests. The interior is designed in seductive shades of cream, gold and black with many bespoke touches. The compact list of 10 Champagnes includes Louis Roederer Cristal and there is also a Bellini collection and cocktail list featuring monthly specials.
Open 18.00 till 03.00 (Monday thru' Saturday).
The Rib Bar: Red leather chairs. Upbeat atmosphere. Live piano music evenings. Open 11.00 till 23.00 weekdays (closed 15.00 till 17.30 Saturday, 15.00 till 19.00 Sunday)
A feature of the Jumeirah Carlton Tower Hotel is The Peak Health Club & Spa on the ninth level and open every day including bank holidays. An extensive range of spa and fitness facilities is offered including aerobic classes. The gymnasium has the latest in fitness equipment including cardio machines. Various beauty treatments are available from the likes of Sisley and Pevonia. Down on the second level is the hotels Centre piece of the facility is the 20 metre stainless steel ozone-treated indoor swimming pool (limited hours for under fives) set alongside a tropical water garden. Also on the second level is the hotels unisex hairdresser, Nicholas of London.
Other facilities are on offer at the Carlton Tower include a florist shop, Jewellery shop and newspaper stand.
There are 11 conference/meeting rooms. These range from the Ballroom which can handle 670 guests reception style to the Maple room which has a capacity of 12 boardroom style.
The Business Centre, located on the first floor, offers secretarial services, email access, computer, facsimile and photocopier services and complimentary use of the Internet.
Hotel Vicinity:Nearest: Tube Station: Knightsbridge 0.2 miles (0.4 km), Railway Station: London Victoria 0.7 miles (1.1 km), DLR Station: Tower Gateway 3.8 miles (6.1 km), Motorway: M4 Junction 1 5.2 miles (8.4 km). Just off of Sloane Street and between Knightsbridge and Belgravia is the Jumeirah Carlton Tower Hotel London. This is an upmarket area with world famous shopping close by at Knightsbridge, Kings Road Chelsea and Sloane Street itself. Knightsbridge is perhaps best known as the location of Harrods Department Store where its said its possible to buy just about anything, albeit at a price. This central location affords easy access to all of the many attractions London has to offer, with Hyde Park a short walk away to the North (0.3 miles). Belgravia which is to the East of the hotel has some of the most expensive residential homes to be found anywhere in the UK. Cadogan Place is quite busy although its really a side street as it a major cut through for traffic avoiding Knightsbridge. Less than a mile to the South East is Victoria station. One of London's 5 major national train stations and the starting point for the Gatwick Express, which runs non-stop out to Gatwick Airport. To the West of the hotel is South Kensington, yet another area known for its fashionable and upmarket shops. The hotel faces Cadogan Place which is a beautiful square of with maintained private gardens in the middle, including a pair of tennis courts, surrounded by houses to one side and Sloane Street to the other. Some other local attractions include Wellington Arch (0.4 miles), Apsley House (0.5 miles), Victoria and Albert Museum (0.6 miles), Science Museum (0.7 miles), Queens Gallery (0.7 miles), Albert Memorial (0.7 miles) and the Natural History Museum (0.8 miles).
Bedroom Numbers: 220 (59 suites) / 18 floors
Check-in: 14.00 (2pm)
Check-out: 12.00 noon
Past Names: Hyatt Carlton Tower
Parking:Private parking is available on site and costs £55 per day.
Internet:Wired internet is available in all areas and is free of charge. Complimentary wireless internet access throughout.
More hotels from this chainIf your not looking for anything except the Jumeirah chain nearby from this brand are:
Jumeirah Lowndes Hotel: is 153 yards (139 metres) away, has a guest satisfaction score of 88% and rates start from about £191.
Jumeirah Grosvenor House Apartments: is 0.8 miles (1.2 km) from here, earns a customer rating of 89% and base rates begin at about £364.
Compared to other London hotels: This hotel has been rated 89% by past guests. The London average is 80% and the average for 5 star hotels is 89%. Therefore this hotel is equal to the average for its sector (star rating) .
Jumeirah Hotels have an average guest rating of 89%. The Carlton Tower Hotel (Jumeirah) with its rating of 89% is therefore not just well above average for this chain but is our highest rated Jumeirah hotel.
Milesfaster ranking: 223rd from 866 London hotels, 1st of 3 Jumeirah Hotels, and 89th of 131 five star rated hotels.
Another to Consider: A similar hotel nearby (0.1 miles, 0.2 km) would be the 5 star The Hari London, where rates start from £264 and which has a 97% guest satisfaction rating.We can also point you towards a lower price option, the Draycott Hotel. 0.4 miles away (0.6 km), achieving a rating of 90% by its past clients with base rates starting at about £140 (theres free WiFi too).
Would you prefer to go with something that has scored higher in guest satisfaction ratings? If that is what your after then the 5 Star 41 Hotel seems like a possible option, it's only 0.7 miles (1.0 km) from here. The 41 Hotel has a perfect unblemished customer rating 100%, a truly stunning achievement.
Local hotels analysed:The 50 nearest hotels around this area (Cadogan Place, SW1 postcode) which we have have on our website extend out to a 0.8 miles (1.2 km) radius. The numbers by star rating are 32 five star hotels (average rating 90%), 13 four star hotels (average rating 83%) and 5 three star hotels (average rating 67%). Coming out as the top rated hotels is 41 Hotel (5 star) at 100%.
Base Rates: We compare area starting room rates by using base rates. Bear in mind we use the published base rates which do not reflect short term offers and deals. They do however give a decent relative comparison.
Of the nearest fifty hotels we have base rates for 49 of them. Looking at all hotels in the area the average base rate is £296 per night. They range from a low of £67 at Tophams Hotel Belgravia (3 Star, 54%) up to £1000 at 45 Park Lane Hotel (5 Star, 98%). Rates break down to the following for each star rating: Five Star average: £370, Four Star average: £172 and Three Star average: £87.
We rank hotels based on their guest rating but balanced for their influencing factors and we rank Carlton Tower Hotel (Jumeirah) 20th (joint) of 50 nearby hotels and 18th (joint) for the 32 five star hotels in the area. Compared to the nearest alternative hotels this hotel is 39th of 49 (21st of 31 five star hotels.) for base rates. Balancing the hotels rates and user rating we rank the hotel 29th of 45 when judging the balance of price point to user rating (Egerton House Hotel was top).
Afternoon Tea Awards:
Afternoon Tea of the Year Hotel 2018
World Travel Awards Englands:
Europes Leading luxury Business Hotel 2016
Leading Business Hotel 2006.
2010: Bronze for Best Large Hotel of the Year
2008: Silver for best Large Hotel of the Year
2005: Bronze For best large hotel of the Year
Condé Nast Readers' Choice Awards:
2008: Top UK business Hotel
2007: Gold status for service
World Travel Awards:
Englands Leading Business Hotel 2011/2013