Hotel in Detail:The Chilworth hotel in Paddington is a restored white stucco townhouse. Step inside the lobby, where warm, dark wood, polished marble and crushed velvet set a feel of luxury. Combines the feel of a private members club with the warmth of a neighbourhood cafe.
The Chilworths 124 bedrooms brim with considered comfort. Thoughtfully designed with calming, neutral tones and natural materials, each comes with the latest tech and a sleek marbled bathroom with an invigorating vitamin C infused rain shower. An in-room aroma box diffuses bespoke scents and WiFi is complimentary. In-room dining service is available upon request.
All bedrooms also feature: Iron and ironing board, In room coffee/tea making facilities, Electronic Door Lock, Secure digital safe (laptop size), microwave, International plugs, complimentary toiletries, modern DND sign, Modern room service call sign, Climate control air conditioning, Telephone, Mini-Bar, flat screen TV, Fresh Flowers and Luggage Rack.
Vitamin-C infused showers
Just stepping into the bathroom makes you feel better. Soak up the goodness of powerful water jets infused with vitamin C, knowing every drop neutralises chlorine and enriches your shower with an essential nutrient and anti-oxidant for your hair, skin and nails.
The Chilworth Hotel Paddington offers Outdoor yoga (summer months), Hyde Park Walking Tour, Yoga suite, Complimentary WiFi, Meeting room, Spa and gym, Library in the lobby, Private dining, Club lounge, Bar and Restaurant.
The Bar and Restaurant:
Food at The Chilworth is beautifully simple, prepared with flair, and sourced with care, always from growers and suppliers from around the United Kingdom. Fresh, seasonal ingredients in every dish, served straight from the hotels open kitchen. Whether a lazy, graze-y lunch, a three-course dinner or a bite in the bar before a night-cap or two, all needs are catered for.
Modern art adorns the warm, wood-panelled walls of The Chilworths restaurant, a bright, buzzy all-day eatery with an uncomplicated approach to food. Take a table by the window for coffee and the papers, or retreat to a cosy alcove for an intimate dinner. In between, you will find freshly prepared breakfasts, juices and smoothies, wholesome lunches and enticing afternoon teas.
The bar After dinner, let the evening evolve in The Chilworths cosy bar, a snug but spirited spot that is hard to resist for its well-chosen wines, medley of local beers and intriguing cocktails to complement the enduring classics. There are equally moreish mocktails too, for the health-conscious tippler.
Vitamin-infused coffee pods: You will find the hotels commitment to wellbeing even extends to your caffeine fix. Each coffee pod is infused with an assortment of vitamins (A, B1, B5, B6, B9, B12 and D3, to be precise), giving your body an all-round wellbeing boost with every cup. Vitamin infused coffee pods are available at the Bar.
Afternoon Tea: Take time out of your day to indulge in this quintessentially English affair, accompanied by a glass of chilled champagne if the fancy takes you. Menu options include the Classic Best Afternoon Tea in London with buttery, just-baked scones, delicate finger sandwiches and mini-cakes, a Chocolate Afternoon Tea with a little extra cocoa kick, and an Indian After-noon Tea for more adventurous taste buds. Served with the finest JING teas, the connoisseurs choice.
The gym: Private gym, with state-of-the-art cardio equipment and a selection of free weights for resistance training. Guests can access the gym any time.
Wake up to yoga: The Chilworth plays host to a guided yoga session twice weekly followed by a nutritious smoothie. yoga is offered either in guided sessions in the Yoga Lounge, or in the privacy of your room with a yoga mat on request.
Meditation, too, helps even the most switched-on guests switch off, and the Chilworth offers techniques to get into the zone. Whether in-room or outdoors (Hyde Parks grassy glades are ideal for al fresco meditation on a warm summers evening).
The spa: An immersive urban spa at the heart of the Chilworth hotel Paddington. Treatments are tailored to your lifestyle goals, delivered by professional therapists. Lose yourself in the jacuzzi and steam room, or for guests on the go, feel better faster with an express massage.
The Chilworth Hotels reception is staffed 24 hours, there is a lift to each floor and the hotel is fully non-smoking.
Additionally on offer at the hotel is Free WiFi, Spa and wellness centre, Bar, a Library and Games room, Lockers, Concierge service, Luggage storage, express check-in/check-out, Ironing service, Dry cleaning, Laundry, fax, photocopy and Air conditioning.
Hotel Vicinity:Nearest: Tube & Railway Station: London Paddington 0.1 miles (0.2 km), Motorway: M1 Junction 1 4.5 miles (7.2 km). 6 tube (underground) stations within a half mile circle (0.8 km) , makes this a great choice for transport links.
The Chilworth London Paddington Hotel is located on Westbourne Terrace which is a popular spot for tourist focussed hotels. A mix of hotels and flats all constructed from converted Victorian terraced houses. The Chilworth London Paddington is very close to Paddington Station from where you can catch the Heathrow Express non-stop service to Heathrow Airport. There are no shops actually on Westbourne Terrace but in the surrounding areas are some hot spots for shopping. These include Queensway (0.4 miles), Edgware Road (0.6 miles) and Notting Hill (0.9 miles). Hyde Park is 0.3 miles to the south. Transport links are good with 6 tube stations within half a mile. All-in-all while not right on top of the major attractions it allows for good access to central London with local amenities in the vicinity.
Bedroom Numbers: 124 / 7 floors
Check-in: 14.00 (2 pm)
Check-out: 12.00 noon
This hotel has averaged a score of 4.35 out of 5 by 4398 past guests
>>>Booking.com (average customer rating 4.2 out of 5 from 3485 reviews)
>>>Tripadvisor (ranked 26 of 1140 for Hotels in London and rated 5 out of 5 from 913 reviews)
Parking:Public parking is possible on site (reservation is needed) and costs £24 per hour.
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 87% by past guests. The London average is 79% and the average for 5 star hotels is 89%. Therefore although the hotel is above average for London as a whole this hotel is below average for its sector (star rating) .
Milesfaster ranking: 223rd from 865 London hotels, and 90th of 133 five star rated hotels.
Another to Consider: A similar hotel nearby (0.8 miles, 1.3 km) would be the 5 star The Prince Akatoki London, where rates start from £240 and which has a 92% guest satisfaction rating. The Prince Akatoki London also offers: free WiFi.If you are looking for something a bit cheaper then take a look at the The Exhibitionist Hotel. 1.4 miles away (2.3 km), gaining a satisfaction rating of 81% from its past guests with base rates starting at about £103.
Looking for something near by with a solid past guest score? In that case the 5 Star Milestone Hotel and Apartments seems like it might fit the bill, it's only 1.0 miles (1.6 km) from here. The Milestone Hotel and Apartments has a perfect unblemished customer rating 99%, a truly stunning achievement.
Local hotels analysed:The fifty hotels that are closest to this location (55-61 Westbourne Terrace, W2 postcode) which we list extend for a 0.4 miles (0.7 km) radius. They are made up of 2 five star hotels (average rating 90%), 19 four star hotels (average rating 80%), 19 three star hotels (average rating 71%), 9 two star hotels (average rating 68%) and 1 one star hotel (rated 59%). Top rated of the local hotels is Royal Lancaster London (5 star) at 94%.
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 £98 per night. From a low of £11 at Smart Hyde Park View Hostel (2 Star, 70%) and the highest rates top out at £720 at Commodore Hotel (4 Star, 60%). The following are the averages for each star level: Five Star average: £134, Four Star average: £147, Three Star average: £72, Two Star average: £46 and One Star average: £49.
Using our in-house algorithm we rank hotels based on guest ratings and weighted for related factors we rank The Chilworth London Paddington 6th (joint) of 50 area hotels and 2nd (last) for the 2 five star hotels in the area. We rank the hotel 44th of 50 (1st of 2 five star hotels.) for base rates. We rank this hotel based on rates and also review scores to place it 13th of 45 of all the closest hotels in terms of value for money (Smart Hyde Park View Hostel was top).
Past Names Was the Shaftsebury Premier Paddington til 2019 (4 star).
Was called The Hyde Hotel (2007, 3 star)