Hotel Vicinity:Nearest: Tube Station: Covent Garden 264 yards (241 metres), Railway Station: London Charing Cross 0.5 miles (0.8 km), DLR Station: Tower Gateway 2.3 miles (3.7 km), Motorway: M1 Junction 1 5.9 miles (9.5 km). You know you are looking a truly central London hotel when there are 6 tube stations in a half mile radius (0.8 km). In the heart of the West End and central London is the Covent Garden Hotel. Surrounded by London's best known theatres, clubs and restaurants and close to a host of well known attractions and popular areas. These include Trafalgar Square, Leicester Square, Buckingham Palace, St James's Park, Houses of Parliament, Tottenham Court Road, Covent Garden, Soho and Chinatown. Actually its a breath taking list of attractions and places famous the world over including 26 museums within 1 mile of the hotel. Monmouth Street itself is a small road leading down towards Trafalgar Square, so though small its actually quite busy. One thing you wont be short of from here is a Taxi. This is a major cut through for taxi drivers missing out the adjacent Shaftesbury Avenue.
Hotel in Detail:There are 58 air-conditioned bedrooms and suites at the Covent Garden Hotel, each spacious and light, most with windows overlooking the rooftops of London and all individually furnished and decorated. Most of The luxurious granite and mahogany bathrooms have walk-in Showers and double basins. Every room is equipped with personal Safes, minibar, writing desk, Tivoli restaurant, mobile telephone, cd system, wireless internet access, flat screen TV, dual line telephone with voicemail, IPod docking station and fax facility. Beds have Frette linen. Bathrooms have Miller Harris bath products.
Queen Room: King bed. 19 Sq Mtrs / 205 Sq Ft
Superior Room: Queen or King bed. 23 Sq Mtrs / 280 SQ Ft
Luxury Room: King bed. 35 Sq Mtrs / 375 Sq Ft
Deluxe Room: King bed. 39 Sq Mtrs / 420 Sq Ft
Four Poster Room: 39 Sq Mtrs / 450 Sq Ft
Junior Suite: Separate seating area. 42 Sq Mtrs / 420 Sq Ft
Junior Loft Suite: On top (4th) floor. It is open plan with spacious sitting and dining areas. The bathroom has a walk-in shower and double basins. 44 Sq Mtrs / 475 Sq Ft
Covent Garden Suite: Open-plan suite with high ceilings and separate sitting area. The bathroom is designed in granite with two basins, a separate shower and flat screen TV. 49 Sq Mtrs / 525 Sq Ft
Terrace Suite with interconnecting Deluxe Double Room: 92 Sq M / 995 SQ Ft
Terrace Suite: 53 Sq M / 575 Sq Ft
Covent Garden Loft Suite: Designed over 2 floors. 72 Sq M / 775 Sq Ft
Covent Garden Loft Suite with interconnecting Deluxe Double Room: Designed over 2 floors. 111 Sq M / 1195 Sq Ft
Room service is 24 hours.
The hotels restaurant, the Brasserie Max, is a popular venue for pre and post theatre diners. Peering directly into the lobby offering modern British cuisine and a wide selection of wines, champagnes and cocktails. Open everyday 07.00 till midnight (public holidays and Sundays 08.00 till 23.00). Incorporates the hotel bar which also serves a bar menu. This is where traditional afternoon tea is served each day between 15.00 and 17.30.
The Covent Garden Hotel features a spacious, wood panelled drawing room with vivid upholstery, stone fireplace and quirky furniture and is located on the first floor. It leads into the more intimate Tiffany's Library which has its own fireplace and honour bar. Each room is ideal for guests who wish to entertain in style or simply relax and unwind.
Hotel facilities include High speed internet access, concierge service, valet and secretarial and office facilities. There is a small gym on the lower ground floor comprising various cardio-vascular machines, free weights and exercise mats. Adjacent is the Beauty Room which offers a variety of treatments including full body massage, reflexology, facial, manicure and pedicure.
On the lower ground floor is the hotels private cinema with 47 seats.
Handmade embroidered fabrics and specially designed furniture which furnish all areas give the Covent Garden hotel an original feel.
Bedroom Numbers: 58 / 4 floors
Check-in: 14.00 (2 pm)
Check-out: 11.00 am
Parking:There is no parking onsite.
Internet:Complimentary wireless internet access throughout.
More hotels from this chainIf your not looking for anything except the Firmdale chain nearby from this brand are:
Soho Hotel (The): is 0.3 miles (0.4 km) away, has a guest satisfaction score of 99% and rates start from about £294.
Ham Yard Hotel: is 0.4 miles (0.6 km) from here, earns a customer rating of 92% and base rates begin at about £360.
Charlotte Street Hotel: 0.4 miles (0.7 km), rated at 92% and with rates from around £259.
Haymarket Hotel: 0.5 miles (0.7 km), rated at 99% and with rates from around £294.
Compared to other London hotels: This hotel has been rated 99% by past guests. The London average is 80% and the average for 5 star hotels is 89%. Therefore this hotel is well above average for its sector (star rating) and for London as a whole. Firmdale Hotels across the chain average 93% so this hotel is one of the better rated Firmdale hotels.
Milesfaster ranking: 13th from 866 London hotels, 3rd of 8 Firmdale Hotels, and 10th of 131 five star rated hotels.
Another to Consider: Another hotel that is much like the Covent Garden Hotel and not too far away (0.7 miles, 1.1 km) would be the 5 star The Arch Hotel, where prices begin from around £240 and which has a 98% guest satisfaction rating. The Arch Hotel also offers: free WiFi.
Howabout selecting an alternative hotel by its higher guest rating? In that case the 5 Star Marriott Grand Residences Mayfair may be one too look at, it's only 0.9 miles (1.4 km) from here. The Marriott Grand Residences Mayfair has a perfect unblemished customer rating 100%, a truly stunning achievement.
Local hotels analysed:The fifty closest hotels from here (10 Monmouth Street, WC2 postcode) that we have data for cover a 0.5 miles (0.8 km) radius. The 50 consist of 15 five star hotels (average rating 90%), 25 four star hotels (average rating 86%), 8 three star hotels (average rating 82%), 1 two star hotel (rated 82%) and 1 one star hotel (rated 45%). Top 5 star hotels are Covent Garden Hotel (this hotel), Soho Hotel and Haymarket Hotel (all three rated 99%). Of these hotels the highest rated is Amba Charing Cross (4 star) at 100%.
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 £162 per night. The low end of the scale shows rates from £18 at SoHostel (2 Star, 82%) to a high of £396 at Savoy Hotel London (5 Star, 90%). Rate averages for each star rating: Five Star average: £260, Four Star average: £132, Three Star average: £101, Two Star average: £18 and One Star average: £55.
We rank hotels based on their guest rating but balanced for their influencing factors and we rank Covent Garden Hotel 2nd (joint) of 50 nearby hotels and 1st (joint) for the 15 five star hotels in the area. Compared to the nearest alternative hotels this hotel is 43rd of 50 (8th (joint) of 15 five star hotels.) for base rates. Balancing the hotels rates and user rating we rank the hotel 3rd of 46 when judging the balance of price point to user rating (SoHostel was top). The hotel managed a terrific value for money ranking and this was despite above average base rates thanks to a great guest rating score.
2016: Top Luxury Hotels in UK: 9th
One of the top ten hotels in London: HerladScotland newspaper 2015
One of the top 14 rock'n'roll hotels in the world 2015: gigwise.com
2014 Boutique Chic
Voted top Luxury hotel in the UK in Tripadvisor awards 2005 (4th 2006).
Forbes Traveler Top 400: 2008, 2007