Hotel in Detail:The Edward Hotel is located just off of Sussex Gardens which is a tree lined main road linking northern sections of London with central location as it leads into Hyde Park.
All rooms have en-suite facilities, hair dryer, colour TV with satellite and direct dial telephones.
The dining room serves either a full cooked or a continental breakfast while the lounge serves snacks and refreshments from the coffee bar. The Edward Hotel also offers limited parking.
The Edward hotel Hyde Park has a porter service and 24 hour reception desk who can help with safety deposit boxes. Other facilities include a photocopying and fax service. There are luggage storage facilities and the hotel has a lift.
Hotel Vicinity:Nearest: Tube & Railway Station: London Paddington 264 yards (241 metres), Motorway: M1 Junction 1 4.6 miles (7.4 km). Within a 0.5 miles (0.8 km) circle of the hotel are 4 tube stations (underground system).
The Edward Hotel London is located in Paddington, very close to the Paddington Train station (5 minutes walk) from where you can find the non-stop Heathrow Express Airport service which can get you to Heathrow Airport in 15 minutes. This is a central location ideal for accessing all of London's many attractions. Close by is Hyde Park and shopping and other amenities at Queensway, Notting Hill, Marble Arch and Kensington. Nearest attractions are Portobello Road market, Kensington Palace, Madame Taussauds, serpentine gallery, science museum and the Wallace collection.
Bedroom Numbers: 42 / 6 floors
Check-in: 13.00 (1 pm)
This hotel has averaged a score of 3.6 out of 5 by 4728 past guests
>>>Booking.com (average customer rating 3.7 out of 5 from 4033 reviews)
>>>Tripadvisor (ranked 906 of 1140 for Hotels in London and rated 3 out of 5 from 695 reviews)
Parking:Private parking is possible on site (reservation is not needed) and costs £25 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 2 star hotels is 70%. Therefore while the hotel is below the overall London average you should note that this hotel is above average for its sector (star rating) .
Milesfaster ranking: 678th from 865 London hotels, and 27th of 71 two star rated hotels.
Another to Consider: A comparable type of hotel close by (0.1 miles, 0.2 km) would be the 2 star Linden House Hotel, with base rates beginning from £71 and which has a 69% guest satisfaction rating. The Linden House Hotel also offers: free WiFi.Perhaps you would prefer a cheaper option? In that case one to look at is the Ascot Hyde Park Hotel. 0.1 miles away (0.1 km), has scored 55% from former guests where rates start from approximately £92.
Prefer something with a higher guest rating? Then the 3 Star Darlington Hyde Park Hotel may be one too look at. The Darlington Hyde Park Hotel is only 0.2 miles (0.3 km) away. A highly rated hotel with a guest score of 88%.
Local hotels analysed:The 50 nearest hotels around this area (1A Spring Street, W2 postcode) which we have have on our website extend out to a 0.5 miles (0.7 km) radius. The numbers by star rating are 2 five star hotels (average rating 90%), 21 four star hotels (average rating 79%), 17 three star hotels (average rating 71%), 9 two star hotels (average rating 68%) and 1 one star hotel (rated 59%). Top 2 star hotel is Caring Hotel at 80%. Coming out as the top rated hotel is Royal Lancaster London (5 star) at 94%.
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 £102 per night. They range from a low of £11 at Smart Hyde Park View Hostel (2 Star, 70%) up to £720 at Commodore Hotel (4 Star, 60%). Rates break down to the following for each star rating: Five Star average: £204, Four Star average: £146, Three Star average: £73, Two Star average: £38 and One Star average: £49.
Using our in-house algorithm we rank hotels based on guest ratings and weighted for related factors. We have a ranking for Hotel Edward Paddington 30th of 50 and 2nd for the 9 two star hotels in the area. Our base rate rank for the hotel is 15th of 50 (9th of 9 two star hotels.). We use the base rate ranking and review ranking for the hotel to get an overall ranking of 41st of 45 for sheer value for money (Smart Hyde Park View Hostel was top).