Hotel Vicinity:Nearest: Tube & Railway Station: London Paddington 316 yards (288 metres), Motorway: M1 Junction 1 4.6 miles (7.4 km). Within a 0.5 miles (0.8 km) circle of the hotel are 5 tube stations (underground system). The Mina House Hotel is located in central London just on the North Western border. This location known as Paddington is very popular with budget class hotels and there is a wide selection of such establishments in this vicinity. Just a short walk from Paddington Station from where the Heathrow Express runs, a non-stop train service to and from Heathrow Airport. Nearby is the bustling Queensway, this is a road with a large selection of shops restaurants, bars and other amenities, including an ice rink and covered shopping mall (Whitley's). Hyde Park is just 0.2 miles away. Other nearby attractions include London Toy and Model Museum (0.3 miles), Albert Memorial (0.7 miles), Kensington Palace (0.8 miles), Wallace Collection (1 mile), Portobello Road Market (1 mile), Natural History and Science museums (1.1 miles), Madame Tussauds (1.2 miles) and Buckingham Palace (1.6 miles.
Hotel in Detail:The Mina House Hotel is a White-painted Victorian House.
All bedrooms have a direct dial telephone, Radio, cable T.V, wireless internet access, safe, coffee and tea facilities. They have en-suite facilities with a shower and toiletries are supplied. Rooms are decorated Along An Egyptian Theme With Light Coloured Walls And Rich Fabrics. Iron and ironing board and microwave on request.
Please note that rooms described as 'Basic' have a wash basin and shower but the toilet is just outside the room.
The Hotel's Breakfast Room Is Decorated With Trompe L'oeil Stonework And Scenes From Ancient Egypt and serves breakfast from 8am till 9.30am.
The Mina House Hotel has luggage storage facilities. 24 hour front desk.
Public spaces and bedrooms are all non-smoking.
Bedroom Numbers: 15
Check-in: 14.00 (2 pm)
Check-out: 11.00 am
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 67% by past guests. The London average is 80% and the average for 2 star hotels is 69%. Therefore this hotel is below average for its sector (star rating) .
Milesfaster ranking: 784th from 866 London hotels, and 46th of 70 two star rated hotels.
Another to Consider: A similar type of hotel (size, rating) nearby (0.1 miles, 0.2 km) would be the 2 star Edward Hotel, with rates that start from about £67 and which has a 70% guest satisfaction rating.Looking for lower base rates? Then another option might be the Ascot Hyde Park Hotel. 0.1 miles from here (0.1 km), achieving a rating of 55% by its past clients where rates start from approximately £49.
Howabout an alternative hotel that has scores higher in guest reviews? Then the 3 Star Best Western Delmere Hotel ticks many of the right boxes. The Best Western Delmere Hotel is only 0.3 miles (0.4 km) away. A highly rated hotel with a guest score of 86%.
Local hotels analysed:The fifty closest hotels from here (21-23 Craven Rd, W2 postcode) that we have data for cover a 0.4 miles (0.6 km) radius. The 50 are made up of 1 five star hotel (rated 89%), 18 four star hotels (average rating 80%), 20 three star hotels (average rating 71%), 10 two star hotels (average rating 67%) and 1 one star hotel (rated 62%). Top 2 star hotel is Caring Hotel at 80%. 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 £100 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: £154, Three Star average: £76, Two Star average: £39 and One Star average: £49.
We use a proprietary algorithm to rank hotels based on user reviews but adjusting for contributing factors. We rank Mina House Hotel 38th (joint) of 50 nearby hotels and 5th (joint) for the 10 two star hotels in the area. In terms of lowest starting rates this hotel is 14th of 50 (9th of 10 two star hotels.). Analysing both the base rates and overall rating for the hotel we rank it 34th of 46 for sheer value for money (Smart Hyde Park View Hostel was top).
We note that this hotel is above average locally for 2 star hotels even though its below average overall for 2 star hotels in London.