Hotel Vicinity:Nearest: Tube & Railway Station: London Charing Cross 88 yards (80 metres), DLR Station: Tower Gateway 2.2 miles (3.6 km), Motorway: M1 Junction 1 6.3 miles (10.1 km). 6 tube (underground) stations within a half mile circle (0.8 km) , makes this a great choice for transport links. The Citadines Trafalgar Square ApartHotel is located in central London, between Trafalgar square and the River Thames on Northumberland Avenue. This borders the start of the City of London (square mile, financial district) while still being in the heart of the tourist areas of London. Nearby is the River Thames, the National Gallery, Piccadilly Circus at the edge of Soho, Nelsons Column and Trafalgar Square. Trafalgar square itself has now been pedestrianised on the North side. Also close to the government buildings and Westminster Abbey, the apart-hotel is located near many shops and restaurants for your enjoyment. The apartments are near two tube stops: Charing Cross and Embankment, and a taxi rank is just a 1-minute walk. It is a 5-minute tube ride or 15-minute walk to the Waterloo Station. Victoria Station is 10 minutes away (Gatwick Express).
Apartments in Detail:£6 million pound refurbishment program in 2012.
Offering a great location, modern furnishings, air conditioning, private parking (charge) and a 24 hour reception the Citadines Trafalgar square makes a good base for a London holiday close to all major attractions and the best of the nightlife and theatres. On-site is a launderette, breakfast room, and individual safety deposit boxes are all added features. Hotel has a WiFi zone as part of a business corner. Citadines provides a delivery shopping service for an extra charge. Wakeup service.
The apartments all have private bathrooms which includes a hairdryer and toiletries, are air-conditioned and fully equipped kitchenettes (kettle, toaster, stove, microwave/grill, fridge, utensils and dishwasher). Apartment facilities include Alarm clock, free high speed internet access, CD player, radio, fax, safe, Iron/ Ironing board, Safe, Satellite TV, Stereo/ hi-fi system and direct dial Telephone with voicemail.
In the studios, choose between a double or twin pullout sofa bed. In the one-bedroom apartments, there are twin pullout sofa beds in the lounge area and a double bed in the bedroom. In the two-bedroom apartments, there are double sofa beds in the lounge area, and double beds in the bedrooms.
Guests are provided with linen and towels. There is a weekly maid service for cleaning and changing towels (additional service cab be requested and charges apply).
14 apartments are specially adapted for improved accessibility. Apartment options include a triple bedroom apartment for 6 occupants.
Luggage storage facilities available. Free wireless internet access throughout. non smoking apartments. Business centre. Laundrette. Pets allowed. safe. Breakfast lounge and 24 hour reception..
Bedroom Numbers187 / 10 floors
Check-in: 15.00 (3 pm)
Check-out: 10.00 am
Parking:Private parking is available on site and charges apply.
Internet:Complimentary wireless internet access throughout.
More hotels from this chainIf you prefer to stay with the Citadines chain these are your closest alternative choices:
Citadines Holborn Covent Garden: is 0.8 miles (1.3 km) away, has a guest satisfaction score of 81% and rates start from about £151.
Citadines Barbican Apartments: is 1.5 miles (2.5 km) from here, earns a customer rating of 82% and base rates begin at about £102.
Citadines St Marks Islington: 1.9 miles (3.1 km), rated at 80% and with rates from around £120.
Citadines South Kensington: 2.6 miles (4.2 km), rated at 82% and with rates from around £112.
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 83%. Therefore although the hotel is above average for London as a whole this hotel is below average for its sector (star rating) . Citadines Hotels across the chain average 82% so this hotel is rated as average when compared to other Citadines hotels.
Milesfaster ranking: 333rd from 861 London hotels, 3rd of 5 Citadines Hotels, and 137th of 327 four star rated hotels.
Another to Consider: A similar hotel nearby (0.1 miles, 0.1 km) would be the 4 star Club Quarters Trafalgar Square, where rates start from £127 and which has an 87% guest satisfaction rating.
Of course you might just want to stick with apartments, another option could be the Grand At Trafalgar Square (The). It's 0.1 miles (0.1 km) (as the crow flys) away with rates from £117 with a satisfaction score of 82% and has: free WiFi.For a hotel that offers lower base rates take a look at the My Bloomsbury. 0.9 miles from the Citadines Trafalgar Square (1.4 km), has been rated at 80% by past guests and the hotels starting rates begin at about £87 (theres free WiFi too).
Prefer something with a higher guest rating? Then the 5 Star Corinthia Hotel London may be one too look at. The Corinthia Hotel London is only 0.1 miles (0.1 km) away. The Corinthia Hotel London has a perfect unblemished customer rating 99%, a truly stunning achievement.
Local hotels analysed:The 50 hotels nearest to this location (18-21 Northumberland Ave, WC2 postcode) that we list cover a 0.7 miles (1.1 km) radius. They breakdown as follows: 22 five star hotels (average rating 89%), 17 four star hotels (average rating 88%), 10 three star hotels (average rating 85%) and 1 two star hotel (rated 80%). Top 4 star hotel is Amba Charing Cross at 98%. Overall the best rated hotels are Corinthia Hotel London (5 star), the Haymarket Hotel (5 star), the Covent Garden Hotel (5 star) and the Soho Hotel (5 star) (all 4 are joint top with 99%).
Base Rates: A look at how hotels compare for starting rates (base rates). These published rates are long term rates so do not take account of special deals and offers. The average starting rate looking at all the nearest hotels to this location is £183 per night. The cheapest standard rates begin at £18 at SoHostel (2 Star, 80%) while the highest base rates are £396 at Savoy Hotel London (5 Star, 91%). Averages listed for each individual star sector: Five Star average: £266, Four Star average: £134, Three Star average: £101 and Two Star average: £18.
Our in-house ranking based on guest ratings but adjusted for influencing factors ranks Citadines Trafalgar Square 40th (joint) of the 50 local hotels and 15th (joint) for the 17 four star hotels in the area. 17th of 50 (8th of 17 four star hotels.) for base rates ranking. Scoring the hotels rates and review score together we rank the hotel 36th of 46 when judging value for money (SoHostel was top).
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