Hotel Vicinity:Nearest: Railway Station: East Croydon 264 yards (241 metres), Tube Station: Colliers Wood 4.9 miles (7.9 km), Motorway: M25 Junction 7/M23 Junction 8 7.7 miles (12.4 km). The Croydon Park Hotels' location gives access to both London (Victoria) and Gatwick Airport within 15-20 minutes via the nearby rail service (walking distance to east Croydon rail station). On the far south of London some 9.5 miles from the centre (Piccadilly Circus). Croydon itself is a busy town with a large central shopping area. It makes an ideal stop between Gatwick airport and central London while the nearby M25 gives road access to all parts of London links out to the rest of England. The hotel is centrally located within the town and is situated close to restaurants, bars, cultural and leisure attractions. Easy reach of the direct tram service to Wimbledon (20 minute ride). Nearby local places of interest include Croydon Clock Tower Arts Centre (0.4 miles), Centrale Shopping Centre (0.5 miles), Addington Palace (mansion dating back to the 1700's with 163 acres of grounds) (2.5 miles), Crystal Palace National Sports Stadium and Museum (3.2 miles).
Hotel in Detail:Room amenities include individually controlled air conditioning, direct dial telephone, television with in-house movies, tea and coffee making facilities, trouser press, hairdryer, and minibars on request. Each room has a marble bathroom with overhead shower.
All double rooms have a queen sized bed.
The onsite Oscar's restaurant offers both traditional and international fare. There's A La Carte dining or a set 4 course gourmet buffet.
Open: 06.30 till 10.00 (weekends 07.00 till 10.30), 12.30 till 14.30, 18.30 till 22.30 (Sunday 18.00 till 21.30)
The gas-lit Whistlers bar is the ideal place to meet for a drink. Watch sorts events at this bar. Full range of drinks served including cocktails, ales and wines alongside a bar snack menu.
Full conference/meeting facilities are available in 9 air-conditioned rooms suitable for up to 240 delegates. Syndicate rooms cater for intimate meetings.
In-house leisure club on the ground floor where you will find an indoor heated 35 foot swimming pool (separate children's pool), Jacuzzi, squash courts, sauna, solarium and spa-bath to complete your relaxation. The facility also houses a gymnasium.
Open: 7.00 till 22.00 daily.
A lift gives floor access while the hotel has luggage storage facilities and a front desk that is open 24/7.
Wi-Fi high speed internet access can be picked up in the hotels public areas.
Bedroom Numbers: 211
Check-in: 13.00 (1 pm)
Parking:Private parking is available on site and costs £8 per day.
Internet:Complimentary wireless internet access throughout.
Compared to other London hotels: This hotel has been rated 74% by past guests. The London average is 80% and the average for 4 star hotels is 82%. Therefore this hotel is below average for its sector (star rating) .
Milesfaster ranking: 615th from 866 London hotels, and 266th of 328 four star rated hotels.
Another to Consider: Also close by and a similar hotel (1.5 miles, 2.4 km) would be the 4 star Hilton Hotel Croydon, whose lowest rates start at about £59 and which has a 74% guest satisfaction rating.Prefer a tried and tested hotel close by judged by its guests ratings? We think the 3 Star Tulse Hill Hotel stands out in that regard, and some 4.8 miles (7.6 km) from this hotel. The Tulse Hill Hotel is one of the top rated London hotels with a 91% guest satisfaction rating.
Local hotels analysed:The fifty hotels that are closest to this location (7 Altyre Road, CR9 postcode) which we list extend for a 8.3 miles (13.3 km) radius. They are made up of 4 five star hotels (average rating 84%), 16 four star hotels (average rating 81%), 24 three star hotels (average rating 79%) and 6 two star hotels (average rating 78%). Top rated of the local hotels is Staybridge Suites Vauxhall (4 star) at 97%.
Base Rates: Base rates can indicate the lowest available rates for a particular hotel. This is a good general guide but as base rates do not account for special offers and one off deals they can only be a rough guide. The average base rate for all the areas hotels is £87 per night. From a low of £32 at Travelodge Croydon Central Hotel (3 Star, 80%) and the highest rates top out at £350 at Falcon Wharf Apartments (5 Star, 80%). The following are the averages for each star level: Five Star average: £210, Four Star average: £95, Three Star average: £68 and Two Star average: £60.
Using our in-house algorithm we rank hotels based on guest ratings and weighted for related factors we rank Croydon Park Hotel 40th (joint) of 50 area hotels and 13th (joint) for the 16 four star hotels in the area. We rank the hotel 20th of 50 (5th of 16 four star hotels.) for base rates. We rank this hotel based on rates and also review scores to place it 37th of 46 of all the closest hotels in terms of value for money (Travelodge Croydon Central Hotel was top).