Hotel Vicinity:Nearest: Tube Station: Lancaster Gate 105 yards (96 metres), Railway Station: London Paddington 0.3 miles (0.5 km), Motorway: M4 Junction 1 4.6 miles (7.4 km). This hotel boasts 5 tube stations with a half mile radius (0.8 km). The London Elizabeth Hotel is a Victorian building dating back to 1850 located opposite Hyde Park in this central London location (slightly North West of centre). Hyde Park is a large and popular open area with boating (weather permitting) on the Serpentine Lake, Horse Riding and the Serpentine gallery. In the far South East corner of |Hyde Park is Kensington Palace, the former home of the late Diana , Princess of Wales. Close to the mainline station of Paddington with its non-stop service to Heathrow Airport, the Heathrow Express. Nearby shopping at Edgware Road (0.4 miles), Marble Arch (0.4 miles) and Queensway (0.5 mile). Marble Arch marks the start of Oxford Street which is one on the UK's busiest shopping streets with a huge number of shops, bars and cafes. Other nearby attractions include London Toy and Model Museum (0.2 miles), Natural History and Science Museums (1 mile), Wallace Museum (1.1 mile), Madame Tussauds (1.2 miles), Buckingham Palace (1.6 miles), London Zoo (1.9 miles) and Westminster Cathedral (1.9 miles).
Hotel in Detail:The London Elizabeth hotel is family owned and run. The hotel is made up of 3 former 1850 private residences.
Bedrooms are all individual in size and decoration with features such as floral tones and antique-style English furnishings. They mostly have a traditional English decor and all are en-suite. Room amenities include television, digital safe, hairdryer, heating, fan and direct dial telephone. Many rooms additionally have a fridge and these may also be requested in advance.
The classic rooms are without air-conditioning but portable air-conditioners can be hired from the hotel for small extra charge.
All the deluxe rooms and suites come with air-conditioning. They also have upgraded and extra amenities than those found in the classic rooms.
All rooms have the benefit of free wireless internet access and double glazed windows. Daily newspapers available.
24 hour room service with full meals available noon till 22.00 and light snacks, sandwiches and afternoon tea available at all times. Also choice of continental or full English breakfast in-room.
Onsite the hotel serves breakfast in the Rose Garden Restaurant. At the rear of the hotel is a garden terrace where, weather permitting, drinks, meals or tea can taken. The restaurant serves what the hotel calls 'Country Casual' cuisine which is mainly British dishes with international influences. The menu is freshly prepared and has a rustic style. The hotel actually grows its own summer herbs and a variety of salad leaves.
The hotel has a licensed bar featuring old leather and warm wood panelling. With access to the garden terrace and serving a full range of drinks including draught beers, spirits, aged malt whiskies and a selection of fine wines. Also in-house cocktails.
Business guests have the use of a private meeting room with broadband Internet called the Boardroom and suitable for up to 8 delegates. The boardroom has a computer which guests may use when available. Free WiFi can be picked up in all areas of the hotel and even on the garden terrace.
The front desk is manned 24 hours.
Bedroom Numbers: 49
Check-in: 14.00 (2 pm)
Check-out: 12.00 noon
Parking:Public parking is available on site and costs £25 per day.
Internet:Complimentary wireless internet access throughout.
Compared to other London hotels: This hotel has been rated 68% by past guests. The London average is 80% and the average for 3 star hotels is 76%. Therefore this hotel is below average for its sector (star rating) .
Milesfaster ranking: 757th from 866 London hotels, and 263rd of 329 three star rated hotels.
Another to Consider: Also close by and a similar hotel (0.1 miles, 0.1 km) would be the 3 star Best Western Mornington Hotel, whose lowest rates start at about £68 and which has an 80% guest satisfaction rating. The Best Western Mornington Hotel also offers: free WiFi.We can also suggest a cheaper options nearby which would be the Holiday Villa Hotel. 0.3 miles from the London Elizabeth Hotel (0.6 km), has scored 70% from former guests and has rates from around £47.
Prefer something with a higher guest rating? Then the 4 Star Royal Park Hotel may be one too look at. The Royal Park Hotel is only 0.2 miles (0.3 km) away. A highly rated hotel with a guest score of 90%.
Local hotels analysed:The fifty closest hotels from here (4 Lancaster Terrace, W2 postcode) that we have data for cover a 0.5 miles (0.7 km) radius. The 50 are made up of 1 five star hotel (rated 89%), 17 four star hotels (average rating 80%), 21 three star hotels (average rating 71%), 10 two star hotels (average rating 67%) and 1 one star hotel (rated 62%). Top 3 star hotel is Darlington Hyde Park Hotel at 88%. Coming out as the top rated hotel is Royal Park Hotel (4 star) at 90%.
Base Rates: Using base rates we analyse average starting rates for the area. Useful as a guide but note they do not include special offers or short term deals. The average rate for all the 50 nearest hotels is £98 per night. Starting from £11 at Smart Hyde Park View Hostel (2 Star, 71%) up to £720 at Commodore Hotel (4 Star, 60%). Averages by star rating: Five Star average: £269, Four Star average: £155, Three Star average: £71, Two Star average: £45 and One Star average: £49.
We use a proprietary algorithm to rank hotels based on user reviews but adjusting for contributing factors. We rank London Elizabeth Hotel 35th (joint) of 50 nearby hotels and 14th (joint) for the 21 three star hotels in the area. In terms of lowest starting rates this hotel is 36th of 50 (21st of 21 three star hotels.). Analysing both the base rates and overall rating for the hotel we rank it 46th of 46 for sheer value for money (Smart Hyde Park View Hostel was top).