Hotel in Detail:At the Central Park Hotel all rooms have private bathrooms (toiletries supplied) with a power shower and are non-smoking and furnished with light maple furniture. The Bedroom amenities include Direct-dial telephone, Hairdryer, Tea/coffee making facilities, fridge and safe. Each room also has WiFi internet access (fee is applicable).
Room service is available 11.00 until 21.00. All rooms are non-smoking. Floors have lift access.
The Central Parks restaurant serves a daily breakfast.
The hotel bar has backlit onyx wall art and 2 large plasma TV screens. A bar and lounge menu is available between 10.00 and 21.00.
Master Continental Breakfast options consist of Cereals, Croissants, Rolls and Toast, Mixed Preserves, Marmalades, Orange Juice, Tea/Coffee, Ham, Cheese and Yogurt.
Traditional English Breakfast option: Bacon, Eggs (Either scrambled or fried), Sausages, Tomatoes, Baked Beans, Fried Bread, Croissants.
A laundry and dry cleaning service is available for your convenience. Assistance with your luggage is available upon request. In addition, the Central Park Hotel also provides a venue for Conferences, Meetings, Wedding Receptions and Dinner Parties etc. There are 2 meeting/conference rooms which can handle from 2 to 120 guests.
Front reception is always staffed, 24/7.
Hotel Vicinity:Nearest: Tube Station: Bayswater 158 yards (144 metres), Railway Station: London Paddington 0.5 miles (0.8 km), Motorway: M4 Junction 1 4.3 miles (6.9 km). Within a 0.5 miles (0.8 km) circle of the hotel are 5 tube stations (underground system). Situated in Bayswater is the Central Park Hotel. This area is very popular with budget class hotels and is to the north west of the most central parts of London. Transport links are very good with 5 tube stations with half a mile. These include Paddington Station which s one of London's major mainline stations providing services all over Britain and a direct service out to Heathrow Airport (Heathrow Express). Its a little over 200 yards to Bayswater Road where a London taxi is always passing by and where several bus routes have stops. Its also the northern border of Kensington gardens and Hyde Park, a great place for a relaxing stroll, looking at the many statues and landscaped garden areas or going boating on the Serpentine Lake during good weather days. A very short stroll to the west finds Queensway where you will find a range of shops, bars, restaurants, an ice skating rink and indoor swimming pool. Other nearby shopping areas include Notting Hill and Kensington High Street. Nearest attractions include the Portobello Road Antiques Market (0.6 miles), Alexandra Fleming laboratory (0.6 miles), Kensington Palace (0.6 miles), Serpentine Gallery (0.7 miles) and the Royal Albert Hall (0.8 miles).
Bedroom Numbers: 297 / 7 floors
Check-in: 15.00 (3 pm)
Check-out: 12.00 noon
Parking:There is no parking onsite.
Internet:Complimentary wireless internet access throughout.
Compared to other London hotels: This hotel has been rated 70% by past guests. The London average is 80% and the average for 3 star hotels is 77%. Therefore this hotel is below average for its sector (star rating) .
Milesfaster ranking: 729th from 866 London hotels, and 249th of 328 three star rated hotels.
Another to Consider: Another hotel that is much like the Central Park Hotel and not too far (0.1 miles, 0.2 km) would be the 3 star Corus Hotel Hyde Park Hotel, where prices begin from around £85 and which has a 75% guest satisfaction rating. The Corus Hotel Hyde Park Hotel also offers: free WiFi.We can also point you towards a lower price option, the Holiday Villa Hotel. 0.4 miles from the Central Park Hotel (0.6 km), achieving a rating of 70% by its past clients with base rates starting at about £47.
Howabout an alternative hotel that has scores higher in guest reviews? Then the 4 Star Royal Park Hotel ticks many of the right boxes. The Royal Park 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 one closest hotels from here (49 Queensborough Terrace, W2 postcode) that we have data for cover a 0.5 miles (0.8 km) radius. The 51 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 68%). 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 51 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: £69 and Two Star average: £44.
We rank hotels based on their guest rating but balanced for their influencing factors and we rank Central Park Hotel 34th (joint) of 51 nearby hotels and 9th (joint) for the 19 three star hotels in the area. Compared to the nearest alternative hotels this hotel is 10th of 50 (4th of 19 three star hotels.) for base rates. Balancing the hotels rates and user rating we rank the hotel 12th of 47 when judging the balance of price point to user rating (Smart Hyde Park View Hostel was top).
We note that this hotel is above average locally for 3 star hotels even though its below average overall for 3 star hotels in London.