Hotel Vicinity:Nearest: Tube & Railway Station: London Paddington 264 yards (241 metres), Motorway: M1 Junction 1 4.5 miles (7.2 km). This hotel boasts 6 tube stations with a half mile radius (0.8 km). The Park Grand London Hyde Park was originally converted from a terrace of Victorian houses. The front facade remains grade II listed. Located in a residential area of converted houses and B&B accommodation. Short walk from Paddington Station which is home to the Heathrow Express train service. Just at the top of Westbourne Terrace if Westbourne Grove where you will find a decent selection of smaller shops and some bars. However slightly further to the east is Queensway which is the nearest major shopping. Here you will find the covered Whitley's shopping centre along with an ice skating rink and swimming pool among the shops and restaurants. Less than 1/3rd of a mile to the south is Hyde Park and Kensington Gardens. The area at that point is known as Bayswater and offers good transport links as its a major through road with several bus routes, taxis constantly passing along and tube stops located along it.
Hotel in Detail:The Park Grand London Hyde Park has a contemporary look and feel. The lobby sports an aquarium and sofas.
The Hotel Offers Duplex Suites (split level) that are fitted with a kitchenette complete with mood lighting.
The majority of bedrooms have a plasma television. Bedrooms are all en-suite with white tiled bathrooms, hairdryer, toiletries and bath/shower. Other in-room amenities include air-conditioning, free high sped internet access, tea/coffee facilities, interactive cable TV with pay movies, desk, mini-fridge, iron/ironing board, phone with voicemail, laptop size safe and clock/radio.
Room configurations include standard, club, executive and family rooms.
All floors have lift access. Bath robe and Slippers on request,
Onsite is the Premier bar and restaurant located in the basement. The bar opens each evening with a range of drinks. The restaurant serves breakfast (Full English and continental buffet) and dinner which is an international menu. There are also two lobby lounges.
The public areas all have complimentary WiFi and air-conditioning. The reception is open 24 hours and the Park Grand London Hyde Park hotel can provide fax and copy services. The hotel keeps a selection of daily papers for guests use. The hotel can assist with luggage storage and concierge assistance.
There is no smoking in any area of the hotel including bedrooms.
Bedroom Numbers: 119 / 6 floors
Check-in: 14.00 (2 pm)
Check-out: 12.00 noon
Past Names: Hyde Park Paddington Hotel (2006), Senator Hotel
Parking:Private parking is available on site and costs £25 per day.
Internet:Complimentary wireless internet access throughout.
More hotels from this chainIf your only looking for the Park Grand chain take a look at your closest options:
Park Grand Paddington Hotel: is 181 yards (165 metres) away, has a guest satisfaction score of 78% and rates start from about £83.
Park Grand Lancaster Gate: is 293 yards (267 metres) from here, earns a customer rating of 89% and base rates begin at about £83.
Park Grand Kensington: 1.6 miles (2.5 km), rated at 88% and with rates from around £86.
The Piccadilly London West End: 2.1 miles (3.3 km), rated at 92% and with rates from around £159.
Compared to other London hotels: This hotel has been rated 78% by past guests. The London average is 80% and the average for 4 star hotels is 82%. Therefore this hotel is below average for its sector (star rating) . Park Grand Hotels across the chain average 84% so this hotel is below the average guest rating for Park Grand hotels.
Milesfaster ranking: 528th from 866 London hotels, 5th of 6 Park Grand Hotels, and 245th of 328 four star rated hotels.
Another to Consider: Also close by and a similar hotel (0.1 miles, 0.1 km) would be the 4 star Shaftesbury Premier Paddington, whose lowest rates start at about £140 and which has an 86% guest satisfaction rating. The Shaftesbury Premier Paddington also offers: free WiFi.For a hotel that offers lower base rates take a look at the The Premier Notting Hill. 0.6 miles from the Park Grand London Hyde Park (0.9 km), has been rated at 80% by past guests and the hotels starting rates begin at about £75 (theres free WiFi too).
Fancy something highly rated by its guests? We think the 5 Star The Arch Hotel could be a good choice, it's only 0.8 miles (1.4 km) from here. The Arch Hotel has an extremely high guest rating of 98%, one of the best rated London hotels.
Local hotels analysed:The 50 nearest hotels around this area (78 - 82 Westbourne Terrace, W2 postcode) which we have have on our website extend out to a 0.4 miles (0.6 km) radius. The breakdown by star rating is 1 five star hotel (rated 89%), 19 four star hotels (average rating 80%), 19 three star hotels (average rating 71%), 10 two star hotels (average rating 67%) and 1 one star hotel (rated 62%). Of the 50 local hotels top rated is Royal Park Hotel (4 star) at 90%.
Base Rates: We use base rates as a guide to the hotels starting rates. They do not include special offers and deals though so are just a rough guide. Taking all the hotels in the area together the average starting rate is £100 per night. Rates range from £11 at Smart Hyde Park View Hostel (2 Star, 71%) with top rates of £720 at Commodore Hotel (4 Star, 60%). Rates broken down by star rating: Five Star average: £269, Four Star average: £149, Three Star average: £75, Two Star average: £45 and One Star average: £49.
We rank hotels based on their guest rating but balanced for their influencing factors. We rank Park Grand London Hyde Park 22nd (joint) of 50 and 16th (joint) for the 19 four star hotels in the area. For lowest base rates in the area this hotel ranks 23rd of 50 (1st of 19 four star hotels.). Our ranking for this hotel based on both its rates and its user rating is 18th of 46 for pure value for money (Smart Hyde Park View Hostel was top).