Hotel Vicinity:Nearest: Tube Station: Gloucester Road 299 yards (273 metres), Railway Station: West Brompton 0.9 miles (1.4 km), Motorway: M4 Junction 1 4.3 miles (6.9 km). The Eden Plaza Hotel London is located on the western edge of central London. Close to the Cromwell Road which is the A4 and the main route into and out of London giving direct access to Heathrow Airport. Close to some of the best shopping London has to offer at South Kensington, Knightsbridge (Harrods), Kensington and Kings Road Chelsea. Also well located for Earls Court Exhibition Centre. Almost opposite the Natural History and Science Museum and walking distance from Hyde Park. Other nearby attractions include the Royal Albert Hall and the Victoria and Albert Museum.
Hotel in Detail:The Eden Plaza Hotel Kensington places itself as a 3 star deluxe class hotel close to Knightsbridge and Kensington. Notable for being opposite no less than 3 of the London's most visited museums, The natural History Museum, The Science Museum and the Victoria and Albert Museum.
All bedrooms are en-suite (with power shower) and are air-conditioned. All of the guest rooms are compact and facilities include flat screen TV, Tea & Coffee making facilities, spy hole & safety chain, complimentary wireless internet access, direct dial telephone and hairdryer.
Daily Housekeeping. All floors are served by a lift.
The Eden Plaza Hotel has a lounge coffee bar and also serves soft drinks.
Each morning continental breakfast is served in the dedicated breakfast room.
Hotel facilities include a luggage room and free WiFi in public areas. The front reception is staffed 24 hours.
Bedroom Numbers: 80 / 7 Floors
Check-in: 14.00 (2 pm)
Check-out: 11.00 am
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 76%. Therefore this hotel is below average for its sector (star rating) .
Milesfaster ranking: 641st from 860 London hotels, and 208th of 325 three star rated hotels.
Another to Consider: Another hotel that is much like the Eden Plaza Hotel and not too far (0.1 miles, 0.2 km) would be the 3 star Montana Hotel, where prices begin from around £49 and which has a 78% guest satisfaction rating. The Montana Hotel also offers: free WiFi.For a hotel that offers lower base rates take a look at the Pembridge Palace Hotel. 1.4 miles away (2.2 km), has been rated at 58% by past guests and whose lowest rates start at about £35.
Can we suggest something with a higher guest score? We suggest the 4 Star One Thirty Queens Gate London Apartments seems like a possible option. The One Thirty Queens Gate London Apartments is only 0.0 miles (0.1 km) away. A highly rated hotel with a guest score of 87%.
Local hotels analysed:The 50 nearest hotels around this area (68-69 Queensgate, SW7 postcode) which we have have on our website extend out to a 0.6 miles (0.9 km) radius. The numbers by star rating are 10 five star hotels (average rating 89%), 31 four star hotels (average rating 81%) and 9 three star hotels (average rating 72%). Top 3 star hotel is Premier Inn Kensington Earls Court at 88%. Coming out as the top rated hotel is Milestone Hotel & Apartments (5 star) at 100%.
Base Rates: We compare area starting room rates by using base rates. Bear in mind we use the published base rates which do not reflect short term offers and deals. They do however give a decent relative comparison. Looking at all hotels in the area the average base rate is £132 per night. They range from a low of £40 at Westbury Hotel Kensington (3 Star, 70%) up to £348 at Baglioni Hotel (5 Star, 90%). Rates break down to the following for each star rating: Five Star average: £242, Four Star average: £119 and Three Star average: £56.
Using our in-house algorithm we rank hotels based on guest ratings and weighted for related factors. We have a ranking for Eden Plaza Hotel 44th of 50 and 5th for the 9 three star hotels in the area. Our base rate rank for the hotel is 7th of 50 (5th of 9 three star hotels.). We use the base rate ranking and review ranking for the hotel to get an overall ranking of 29th of 49 for sheer value for money (Milestone Hotel & Apartments 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.
Comment: The Eden Plaza Hotel was completely refurbished during 2009/2010. The work increased room capacity from 62 to 80 bedrooms.