Hotel in Detail:The Mad Hatter Hotel still retains its front facade dating from the 19th century while offering modern amenities for todays travellers. Once housing a hat factory the building today is a Fuller's Ale & Pie House on the ground floor. A working London pub serving home cooked British food (classic dishes, speciality home made pies, mash and sandwiches). Excellent range of beers and ales. Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner with last orders taken at 9pm. Offers value for money alternatives to nearby major branded hotels while also offering a personal touch.
Bedroom facilities include free WiFi, flat screen TV with SKY channels, Wake Up Service/Alarm Clock, phone, desk, fan, trouser press, hairdryer and tea/coffee making facilities. Rooms all have private bathroom facilities.
Other Mad Hatter hotel features include a 24 hour front desk and concierge services. Luggage storage serves provided. Hotel has wireless internet access.
Smoking is not permitted in any part of the hotel.
Hotel Vicinity:Nearest: Tube Station: Southwark 0.2 miles (0.4 km), Railway Station: London Waterloo East 0.3 miles (0.5 km), DLR Station: Tower Gateway 1.4 miles (2.2 km), Motorway: M1 Junction 1 7 miles (11.3 km). With 5 tube (underground) stops plus 4 national railway stations all in a half mile radius (0.8 km) of the hotel. The Mad Hatter Hotel is located just to the South of the River Thames by Blackfriars Bridge and the South Bank. Convenient for the City of London just the other side of Blackfriars Bridge, Waterloo Station at the far end of Stamford Street or via Waterloo Bridge for the centre of London.
Nearest attractions include Kirkaldy Testing Museum 281 yards (256 metres), Tate Modern 299 yards (273 metres), Millennium Bridge 0.3 miles (0.5 km), National Theatre 0.4 miles (0.6 km), Shakespeares Globe Theatre 0.4 miles (0.6 km), The Old Vic 0.4 miles (0.6 km), Hayward Gallery 0.4 miles (0.6 km), Royal Festival hall 0.4 miles (0.6 km) and St Pauls Cathedral 0.5 miles (0.8 km).
Bedroom Numbers: 30
Check-in: 14.00 (2 pm)
Check-out: 12.00 noon
Parking:There is no parking onsite.
Internet:WiFi is available in the hotel rooms and is free of charge.
Compared to other London hotels: This hotel has been rated 85% by past guests. The London average is 80% and the average for 3 star hotels is 76%. Therefore this hotel is well above average for its sector (star rating) and for London as a whole.
Milesfaster ranking: 284th from 866 London hotels, and 71st of 329 three star rated hotels.
Another to Consider: Also close by and a similar hotel (0.1 miles, 0.2 km) would be the 3 star Holiday Inn Express Southwark, whose lowest rates start at about £108 and which has an 80% guest satisfaction rating.Looking for lower base rates? Then another option might be the Travelodge Waterloo. 0.5 miles from the Mad Hatter Hotel (0.7 km), has scored 90% from former guests and whose lowest rates start at about £63.
Would you prefer to go with something that has scored higher in guest satisfaction ratings? If that is what your after then the 4 Star Amba Charing Cross seems like a possible option, it's only 0.9 miles (1.4 km) from here. The Amba Charing Cross has an extremely high guest rating of 98%, one of the best rated London hotels.
Local hotels analysed:The 50 hotels nearest to this location (3-7 Stamford St., SE1 postcode) that we list cover a 0.9 miles (1.5 km) radius. They include 13 five star hotels (average rating 90%), 20 four star hotels (average rating 87%), 15 three star hotels (average rating 85%) and 2 two star hotels (average rating 81%). Top 3 star hotels are Travelodge Waterloo and the Premier Inn Southwark Borough Market (both 90%). Of the local hotels the highest rated is Corinthia Hotel London (5 star) at 99%.
Base Rates: See a breakdown of the average starting (base) rates for the area. Base rates are a rough guide to starting rates as they do not include special offers and deals. The average starting rates for the surrounding area are around £155 per night. They range from a low of £49 at Travelodge Central Bank (2 Star, 80%) to a high of £438 at Corinthia Hotel London (5 Star, 99%). The breakdown by star rating shows the following averages: Five Star average: £259, Four Star average: £137, Three Star average: £100 and Two Star average: £65.
Our in-house ranking based on guest ratings but adjusted for influencing factors ranks Mad Hatter Hotel 34th of the 50 local hotels and 9th for the 15 three star hotels in the area. For base rates the hotel ranks 9th of 50 (7th of 15 three star hotels.). Taking into consideration both rates and guest ratings we rank this hotel 39th of 46 of the local hotels in terms of value for money (Travelodge Central Bank was top).