Hotel Vicinity:Nearest: Tube Station: Earls Court 0.2 miles (0.4 km), Railway Station: West Brompton 0.4 miles (0.6 km), Motorway: M4 Junction 1 3.4 miles (5.5 km). The Dylan Apartments Kensington are located just off from the the A4 Dual carriageway (Cromwell Road), a busy major road that gives direct road access to Heathrow Airport and the M4 motorway. This area is on the very Western border of what would still be considered central London. A short walk is the Earls Court Development (400 yards) which is home to major international events. The Earls Court Tube is 5 minutes walk from the apartments. Shopping and amenities are to be found at the nearby Earls Court Road, Old Brompton Road and Kensington High Street. A Tesco superstore is within 200 yards. This location is slightly from the main tourist area but has good transport links and general accommodation rates are lower than more central areas. Nearest attractions include the Doctor Who Tardis, Leighton house museum, Olympia, Linley Sambourne House, Natural History and Science Museums, Royal Albert Hall and Kensington Palace. Holland Park with its wildlife and play areas is just over half a mile from the hotel at the start of Kensington High Street (western end).
Hotel in Detail:In each of the Dylan Apartments Kensington you'll find a well equipped kitchenette with cooking facilities (fridge freezer, microwave oven, toaster).
Room amenities include Coffee/tea facilities, hairdryer, central heating, Direct Dial Telephone, modem connection and digital TV. Apartments are en-suite with shower and WC.
Room safe and ironing facilities available on request.
The hotel has a closed circuit security camera system in operation.
Front desk operates 24/7.
Bedroom Numbers: 20
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 40% by past guests. The London average is 80% and the average for 2 star hotels is 69%. Therefore this hotel is below average for its sector (star rating) .
Milesfaster ranking: 863rd from 866 London hotels, and 70th of 70 two star rated hotels.
Another to Consider: A similar type of hotel (size, rating) nearby (0.7 miles, 1.2 km) would be the 2 star London Town Hotel, with rates that start from about £59 and which has an 80% guest satisfaction rating.We can also suggest a cheaper options nearby which would be the Smart Hyde Park View Hostel. 1.2 miles from the Dylan Apartments Kensington London (1.9 km), has scored 70% from former guests and has rates from around £11 (theres free WiFi too).
Prefer a tried and tested hotel close by judged by its guests ratings? We think the 2 Star Oliver Plaza Hotel stands out in that regard, it's only 0.8 miles (1.2 km) from here. A highly rated hotel with a guest score of 88%.
Local hotels analysed:The closest fifty hotels around this area (60 Warwick Rd, SW5 postcode) that are listed on this website cover a 0.7 miles (1.2 km) radius. The star rating breakdown shows 1 five star hotel (rated 88%), 22 four star hotels (average rating 81%), 22 three star hotels (average rating 74%) and 5 two star hotels (average rating 67%). Top 2 star hotel is Oliver Plaza Hotel at 88%. Top rated of the local hotels are K+K Hotel George (4 star), The Nadler Kensington (4 star) and also the Hotel Xenia (4 star) (all joint top with 90%).
Base Rates: Here we breakdown the starting rates (base rates) by overall average and by star rating. However base rates do not take account of special offers and one off deals so are just a guide. Looking at all the base rates of the 50 local hotels the average rate is £96 per night. Rates range from £44 at Lord Kensington Hotel (3 Star, 73%) and the highest rates top out at £255 at The Bentley London (5 Star, 88%). The following are the rate averages per star level: Five Star average: £255, Four Star average: £116, Three Star average: £80 and Two Star average: £52.
We use a proprietary algorithm to rank hotels based on user reviews but adjusting for contributing factors. We rank Dylan Apartments Kensington London 50th of the 50 local hotels and 5th (last) for the 5 two star hotels in the area. Our ranking for sheer lowest base rates is 3rd of 50 (1st of 5 two star hotels.). To give an overall ranking compared to hotels nearby we combine the rating and base rate scores which gives this hotel a ranking of 47th of 47 for sheer bang for buck (The Nadler Kensington was top).
Past Names: 109 Warwick House Apartments (2010), The Exhibition Court Hotel 3 (2008)