Hotel Vicinity:Nearest: Railway Station: Norbiton 0.5 miles (0.8 km), Tube Station: Wimbledon 3.2 miles (5.1 km), Motorway: M4 Junction 1 4.9 miles (7.9 km). The Kingston Lodge Hotel is situated in South London between two of London's largest parks, Richmond Park and Wimbledon Common. Richmond Park is 2,500 acres in size and famous for its herd of red and fallow deer and is a great place for a relaxing walk. In-fact just over the nearby Kingston Bridge are two more parks at Bushy Park and Hampton Court Park. Convenient for Wimbledon Tennis and the All England Tennis club which is just under 3 miles away. The hotel is actually next to Coombe Wood Golf Course. Other nearby attractions include Hampton Court Palace (3 miles), Hogarths House (4.8 miles) and Chessington World of Adventures (5 miles). Access to North and central London is very easy via any of the surrounding bridges and nearby A3 dual carriageway.
Hotel in Detail:Some of the Kingston Lodge bedrooms have their own balcony with views over the landscaped courtyard garden. Amenities include en-suite, satellite TV, radio, direct dial telephone, trouser press, hospitality tray, hairdryer, iron and ironing board. Superior rooms also have CD player and complimentary mineral water.
The hotel offers 24 hour room service.
Onsite is the conservatory style Atrium Brasserie, bright and airy, which opens for dinner serving a good selection dishes and fine wines. In the summer and weather permitting meals are served in the garden.
The hotel has a lounge bar which also serves light snacks with a varied menu served throughout the day.
The Kingston Lodge hotel garden features a contemporary style fountain. The Lodge offers two rooms for conferences and meetings with a capacity for up to 60 guests.
On the ground floor is the Hampton Room, the larger of the two rooms, which opens out onto the courtyard garden and has its own bar.
The Richmond Room can host 10 guests and features a Boardroom table. The room is fully air-conditioned, with natural light and includes its own 42cm plasma screen.
The front reception is open 24 hours and has a safe for guest use. Wireless internet access can be picked up throughout the hotel (charges apply).
Check-in: 15.00 (3 pm)
Check-out: 11.00 am
Parking:Free private parking is available on site .
Internet:Complimentary wireless internet access throughout.
Compared to other London hotels: This hotel has been rated 78% by past guests. The London average is 80% and the average for 3 star hotels is 76%. 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: 602nd from 866 London hotels, and 190th of 329 three star rated hotels.
Another to Consider: A similar type of hotel (size, rating) nearby (1.1 miles, 1.8 km) would be the 3 star Travelodge Kingston Upon Thames Central, with rates that start from about £45 and which has a 70% guest satisfaction rating.We can also point you towards a lower price option, the Travelodge Croydon Central Hotel. 8.4 miles from the Brook Kingston Lodge Hotel (13.5 km), achieving a rating of 80% by its past clients with base rates starting at about £32.
Can we suggest something with a higher guest score? We suggest the 4 Star DoubleTree by Hilton Kingston Upon Thames seems like a possible option being 1.2 miles (1.9 km) from the Brook Kingston Lodge Hotel. A highly rated hotel with a guest score of 86%.
Local hotels analysed:The fifty hotels that are closest to this location (94 Kingston Hill, KT2 postcode) which we list extend for a 5.7 miles (9.2 km) radius. They are made up of 2 five star hotels (average rating 80%), 20 four star hotels (average rating 82%), 26 three star hotels (average rating 78%) and 3 two star hotels (average rating 73%). Top rated of the local hotels is The Alma Hotel (3 star) at 91%.
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.
Of the 51 local hotels we have base rate data for all of them. The average base rate for all the areas hotels is £86 per night. From a low of £35 at Ibis Budget Hounslow (2 Star, 71%) and the highest rates top out at £350 at Falcon Wharf Apartments (5 Star, 80%). The following are the averages for each star level: Five Star average: £239, Four Star average: £96, Three Star average: £71 and Two Star average: £52.
Using our in-house algorithm we rank hotels based on guest ratings and weighted for related factors we rank Brook Kingston Lodge Hotel 36th (joint) of 50 area hotels and 17th for the 26 three star hotels in the area. We rank the hotel 16th of 51 (12th of 26 three star hotels.) for base rates. We rank this hotel based on rates and also review scores to place it 24th of 46 of all the closest hotels in terms of value for money (Ibis Budget Hounslow was top).
Comment: This is a Brook hotel who have a collection of historic 3 star hotels and 4 star hotels throughout the UK.
Was a A Swallow Hotel till 2006.