Hotel in Detail:An intimate and charming boutique hotel with a quirky and luxurious feel. The atmosphere at the Hazzlitts Hotel is set from the moment you walk into the lobby with its period features and antique furniture. The hotel interiors feature original wood panelling while dipping floors and a lack of straight walls pay homage to its period past.
Each bedroom is named after someone connected to the hotel or its namesake, Willaim Hazzlitt. The light and airy individual bedrooms are well proportioned and furnished with antique furniture, original artwork and panelled walls giving a traditional style. The beds are either 4 poster or carved oak 18th century. They mostly have claw footed free standing baths and feature marble wash stands, Victorian fittings, large shower heads, old fashioned pull chain cisterns and tiled floors. Windows have drapes. Each room is air-conditioned, has free wireless internet, interactive satellite flat screen TV, minibar, safe and antique desk.
Deluxe room are larger than standard and come with a DVD player and comfy seating area.
On the ground floor is the Baron Willoughby suite. With a touch of luxury and separate sitting room with a fireplace and leather sofa. It also comes with a video player and stereo system.
Became the only London hotel to have a roof top suite with a retractable roof in summer 2010.
The Hazlitts Hotel Soho hotel offers 24 hour room service. Try breakfast in your room. The hotel serves fresh baked croissants as part of the room service.
Services include same day dry cleaning and laundry. Laptop and mobile phone hire. WiFi is available in all areas. The Hazlitts Hotel library room has an honour bar.
There are no lifts.
Hotel Vicinity:Nearest: Tube Station: Tottenham Court Road 281 yards (256 metres), Railway Station: London Charing Cross 0.6 miles (1 km), DLR Station: Tower Gateway 2.5 miles (4.1 km), Motorway: M1 Junction 1 5.8 miles (9.3 km). This hotel boasts 7 tube stations with a half mile radius (0.8 km).
The Hazlitts Hotel London commands a great location in the midst of one of the most popular areas in London's west end, Soho. The area has become known for its great range of restaurants, its great clubs and for its adult oriented forms of entertainment (topless shows and adult shops amongst the offerings). It is also part of London's theatreland and within 200 yards are some of the capitals best known theatres such as the Prince Edward Theatre, Phoenix Theatre and the Astoria Theatre. Just south of Soho as you cross the Shaftesbury Avenue you find the aptly named Chinatown. Here thanks to its large Chinese population you step into a taste of the orient with Chinese shops and restaurants aplenty. Just the other side of Chinatown is Trafalgar Square. Some 200 yards north of the hotel is Oxford Street, a place where every London tourist has to spend at least part of their stay. Over 1 mile of endless shops, stores and boutiques with most geared at the London visitor. Its the place for souvenirs. All in all this hotel is for guests wishing to be in the very heart of London and on top of the nightlife and theatres that make London so popular.
Attractions surrounding the hotel, a selection includes Curzon Soho Arthouse Cinema (0.1 miles), Leicester Square (0.3 miles), Trocadero Centre (0.3 miles), Planet Hollywood (0.3 miles), Ripley's Believe it or Not Museum (0.3 miles), Piccadilly Circus (0.3 miles0 and the British Museum (0.4 miles).
Sister Hotels: Under the same ownership are the Batty Langley's and The Rookery Hotel.
Bedroom Numbers: 38 / 5 Floors
Check-in: 15.00 (3 pm)
Check-out: 12.00 noon
This hotel has averaged a score of 4.55 out of 5 by 1320 past guests
>>>Booking.com (average customer rating 4.6 out of 5 from 558 reviews)
>>>Tripadvisor (ranked 165 of 1140 for Hotels in London and rated 4.5 out of 5 from 762 reviews)
Parking:No parking available.
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 91% by past guests. The London average is 79% and the average for 4 star hotels is 80%. Therefore this hotel is well above average for its sector (star rating) and for London as a whole.
Milesfaster ranking: 87th from 865 London hotels, and 34th of 333 four star rated hotels.
Another to Consider: A comparable type of hotel close by (0.1 miles, 0.2 km) would be the 4 star The Resident Soho, with base rates beginning from £396 and which has a 98% guest satisfaction rating.
Would you prefer to go with something that has scored higher in guest satisfaction ratings? If that is what your after then the 5 Star 41 Hotel seems like a possible option being 1.2 miles (2.0 km) from the Hazlitts Hotel. The 41 Hotel has a perfect unblemished customer rating 100%, a truly stunning achievement.
Local hotels analysed:The closest fifty hotels around this area (6 Frith Street, W1 postcode) that are listed on this website cover a 0.5 miles (0.8 km) radius. The numbers for each star rating are 17 five star hotels (average rating 88%), 24 four star hotels (average rating 86%), 8 three star hotels (average rating 82%) and 1 two star hotel (rated 83%). Top 4 star hotels are The Resident Soho and the Montague On The Gardens Hotel (both 98%). The highest rating goes to Soho Hotel (5 star), the Covent Garden Hotel (5 star) and also the Haymarket Hotel (5 star) (all joint top with 99%).
Base Rates: We look at what the average base rates are for the area and by star rating. These rates do not take account of offers and short term deals so are just a guide. If we look at the average for all hotels in the area (nearest 50) we get an average base rate of £170 per night. The lowest rates are at £18 at SoHostel (2 Star, 83%) and highest base rates of £396 at Cafe Royal Hotel London (5 Star, 90%). Averages for each sector of star rating: Five Star average: £273, Four Star average: £127, Three Star average: £98 and Two Star average: £18.
We use a proprietary algorithm to rank hotels based on user reviews but adjusting for contributing factors. We rank Hazlitts Hotel 7th (joint) of the 50 local hotels and 4th (joint) for the 24 four star hotels in the area. Our ranking for sheer lowest base rates is 33rd of 50 (23rd of 24 four 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 27th of 40 for sheer bang for buck (SoHostel was top).