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.
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).
Bedroom Numbers: 211
Check-in: 13.00 (1 pm)
This hotel has averaged a score of 3.6 out of 5 by 4906 past guests
>>>Booking.com (average customer rating 3.7 out of 5 from 2710 reviews)
>>>Tripadvisor (ranked 15 of 23 for Hotels in Croydon and rated 3.5 out of 5 from 2196 reviews)
Parking:Private parking is possible on site (reservation is not needed) and costs £8 per day.
Internet:WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Pets:Pets are not allowed.
Compared to other London hotels: This hotel has been rated 72% by past guests. The London average is 79% and the average for 4 star hotels is 80%. Therefore this hotel is below average for its sector (star rating) .
Milesfaster ranking: 678th from 865 London hotels, and 288th of 333 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 £85 and which has a 74% guest satisfaction rating.If you are looking for something a bit cheaper then take a look at the Hilton Hotel Croydon. 1.5 miles from here (2.4 km), has been rated at 74% by past guests and has rates from around £85.
Can we suggest something with a higher guest score? We suggest the 3 Star Tulse Hill Hotel seems like a possible option, and some 4.8 miles (7.6 km) from this hotel. A highly rated hotel with a guest score of 89%.
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 3 five star hotels (average rating 86%), 18 four star hotels (average rating 81%), 23 three star hotels (average rating 78%) and 6 two star hotels (average rating 78%). Top rated of the local hotels is Staybridge Suites Vauxhall (4 star) at 96%.
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 £81 per night. From a low of £32 at Travelodge Croydon Central Hotel (3 Star, 80%) and the highest rates top out at £195 at Chelsea Harbour Hotel (5 Star, 89%). The following are the averages for each star level: Five Star average: £163, Four Star average: £92, Three Star average: £68 and Two Star average: £60.
We rank hotels based on their guest rating but balanced for their influencing factors and we rank Croydon Park Hotel 43rd (joint) of 50 nearby hotels and 17th for the 18 four star hotels in the area. Compared to the nearest alternative hotels this hotel is 20th of 50 (6th of 18 four star hotels.) for base rates. Balancing the hotels rates and user rating we rank the hotel 32nd of 38 when judging the balance of price point to user rating (Jurys Inn Croydon was top).