Hotel in Detail:The Montana Hotel provides a blend of the old and the new. The interiors use wood furnishings, granite and includes a crystal chandelier.
Room amenities include air-conditioning, satellite flat screen interactive television (includes games, 1,500 music tracks and pay to view movies) , heating, radio, free high speed WiFi internet access, hairdryer, safe, direct dial telephone with voicemail, fridge, tea/coffee making facilities and iron. All bedrooms are en-suite which have marble tiling.
Onsite the hotel has a lounge bar with satellite television and restaurant.
The hotels Lions bar provides an intimate and relaxed atmosphere to enjoy a cocktail or two.
The hotels restaurant is the fully licensed and air-conditioned 'Light of India'. Serving Indian cuisine the restaurant also has a good selection of dishes fine French wines within its classical decor. The menu includes vegetarian options.
Breakfast 07:30 to 09:30, Lunch noon to 14:00. Dinner 17:15 to 23:30.
Reception is open 24 hours and can prove currency exchange. WiFi can be picked up in the hotel lobby and lounge. The hotels public areas are air-conditioned and floors are served by a lift. Concierge service runs 24 hours and luggage storage available.
A meeting room suitable for up to 40 guests is available and has high tech amenities.
This is an all no-smoking hotel.
Other service include dry cleaning, fax and photocopy.
Hotel Vicinity:Nearest: Tube Station: Gloucester Road 105 yards (96 metres), Railway Station: West Brompton 0.8 miles (1.3 km), Motorway: M4 Junction 1 4.1 miles (6.6 km).
The Montana Hotel London is located in the central area of South Kensington, which is just to the West of centre. Close to the A4 Dual Carriageway which is the main road into and out of London with direct access out to Heathrow Airport and on to the West of England. Close to major shopping areas at Kensington High Street, South Kensington, Fulham and Knightsbridge. Also close by is the Earls Court Exhibition centre. A short walk is the Natural History and Science museums and the Royal Albert and Victoria Museum. A little bit further on is the Royal Albert Hall, Kensington Palace, Kensington Gardens and Hyde Park. South Kensington itself is a popular and upmarket area with both residential and shopping areas. Many restaurants and amenities in the surrounding area.
Beware because we list two hotels called Montana. The other hotel is the Montana Excel and its located in Kings Cross.
Bedroom Numbers: 55 / 4 Floors
Check-in: 12.00 noon
Check-out: 11.00 am
This hotel has averaged a score of 4.1 out of 5 by 3114 past guests
>>>Booking.com (average customer rating 4.2 out of 5 from 1938 reviews)
>>>Tripadvisor (ranked 272 of 1140 for Hotels in London and rated 4 out of 5 from 1176 reviews)
Parking:Public parking is possible at a location nearby (reservation is not possible) and charges may be applicable.
Internet:WiFi is available in the hotel rooms and is free of charge.
Pets:Pets are not allowed.
Compared to other London hotels: This hotel has been rated 82% by past guests. The London average is 79% and the average for 3 star hotels is 66%. Therefore this hotel is well above average for its sector (star rating) and for London as a whole.
Milesfaster ranking: 351st from 865 London hotels, and 89th of 321 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 ibis Styles London Gloucester Road, whose lowest rates start at about £111 and which has an 80% guest satisfaction rating. The ibis Styles London Gloucester Road also offers: free WiFi.For a hotel that offers lower base rates take a look at the Lord Kensington Hotel. 0.6 miles from the Montana Hotel (1.0 km), has been rated at 71% by past guests and the hotels starting rates begin at about £44 (theres free WiFi too).
Why not choose a hotel with a higher customer satisfaction score? If that is what your after then the 4 Star 54 Queens Gate Hotel is potentially a good choice for you. The 54 Queens Gate Hotel is only 0.1 miles (0.2 km) away. The 54 Queens Gate Hotel is one of the top rated London hotels with a 92% guest satisfaction rating.
Local hotels analysed:The 50 hotels nearest to this location (67-69 Gloucester Rd, Kensington, SW7 postcode) that we list cover a 0.5 miles (0.7 km) radius. They breakdown as follows: 10 five star hotels (average rating 87%), 29 four star hotels (average rating 81%), 10 three star hotels (average rating 75%) and 1 two star hotel (rated 67%). Top 3 star hotel is Montana Hotel (this hotel) at 82%. Overall the best rated hotel is Milestone Hotel and Apartments (5 star) at 99%.
Base Rates: A look at how hotels compare for starting rates (base rates). These published rates are long term rates so do not take account of special deals and offers.
Of the 50 closest hotels analysed we have base rate data for 49 of them. The average starting rate looking at all the nearest hotels to this location is £136 per night. The cheapest standard rates begin at £49 at Montana Hotel (3 Star, 82%) and the Eden Plaza Hotel (3 Star, 75%) while the highest base rates are £378 at Baglioni Hotel (5 Star, 91%). Averages listed for each individual star sector: Five Star average: £237, Four Star average: £122 and Three Star average: £75.
Our in-house ranking based on guest ratings but adjusted for influencing factors ranks Montana Hotel 23rd (joint) of the 50 local hotels and 1st for the 10 three star hotels in the area. 1st of 49 (1st (joint) of 10 three star hotels.) for base rates ranking. Scoring the hotels rates and review score together we rank the hotel 1st of 42 when judging value for money.