Hotel in Detail:A Bohemian boutique hotel. One of the things that sets the My Chelsea apart is the tailoring of the accommodation tot he guests preferences. Before your stay at the hotel you will receive a mypreferences from the hotel. This tells the hotel things like what music you like and what scents you prefer or evening hat programs you like to watch. These are used to setup the bedroom in your own preference.
Rooms ate the My Chelsea are all en-suite with chic bathrooms and decorated in a combination of traditional and contemporary styles using Pastel colours, soft furnishings, mismatched antique and modern furniture in an eclectic mix. All bedrooms have air conditioning. Facilities include flat screen TV with satellite channels, hairdryer, DVD CD player, safe, range of exotic teas and coffees, free WiFi internet access and a minibar.
Superior rooms are larger than the standard rooms. They also come with extras such as bathrobe and slippers.
Red rooms: Decorated in Scarlet and Ruby they are very distinctive from the hotels other bedrooms. Themed in a decadent style. "Polar bear throws" and erotic and moody lighting. Queen-sized beds.
Studio Suite: Bright and spacious. 2 flat screen TVs, comfy tan leather sofa, upholstered chairs and desk. King size beds.
The Thai suite: Themed in an eastern style with the emphathis on indulgence and luxury. Black stained floor, textured walls and soft furnishings. The Thai suite comes with a kitchenette and has its own steam room, Jacuzzi and bathroom with walk-in-wardrobe. Also supplied is a computer workstation and a printer with complimentary internet access.
Room service is 24 hours. Guests are supplied with a complimentary newspaper and magazine. Evening turndown service.
Dining Options:Mybar Chelsea: Modern style with a cool feel.
Serves breakfast, lunch, dinner along with drinks and cocktails.
Breakfast is a buffet affair with fresh fruit and pastries. The bar/restaurant is open all day and gets livelier throughout the day and into the evening. Seasonal menu. The main menu is available 07.00 till 22.00. After this time a reduced service is still available.
Our chef creates seasonal menus, served every day of the week between 7am and 10pm. After 10pm a reduced menu is available.
Breakfast 07.00 till 10.00 (weekends 08.00 till 11.00), Lunch and dinner seasonal menu (11.00 till 22.00)
Drinks and cocktails: Monday-Sunday from 10am till 11pm and Friday, Saturday 10am till 01am.
Within the My Chelsea is the 'Library' room. With its peaceful atmosphere guests can choose a complimentary book or CD to enjoy while relaxing in the sofas. PC with internet access also available. Next to the Library is the hotels gym, free for guest use and where personal trainers and yoga teachers can be arranged.
Jinja is the hotel treatments room with a range of well-being treatments including facials, body treatments and massages.
There are two function rooms that can handle 60 guests theatre style.
Hotel Vicinity:Nearest: Tube Station: South Kensington 0.3 miles (0.5 km), Railway Station: London Victoria 1.1 miles (1.8 km), Motorway: M4 Junction 1 4.7 miles (7.6 km).
Myhotel Chelsea is to the north east of Chelsea very close to South Kensington. 500 yards north of the Kings Road, Chelsea which for years has been known for trendy fashions and popular bars at night. These days there's a much greater range of shops with supermarkets and smaller shops along with cinemas. Its a similar distance to south Kensington which is now a very upmarket area with lots of boutiques and fashionable restaurants/cafes. Half a mile to the east is Sloane Street which is very similar to south Kensington and full of fashion boutiques. It leads up to Knightsbridge which is home to Harrods department store, The Household Calvary Barracks and marks the south side of Hyde Park. This location is just on the western side of central and in a residential road. Some nearby places of interest include the Victoria and Albert Museum (0.3 miles), Brompton Oratory (200 ft tall , London's second largest Roman Catholic church)(0.3 miles), Science Museum (0.4 miles), Natural History Museum (0.4 miles), National Army Museum (0.5 miles) and Carlyle's house (0.5 miles).
History: Was called the MYhotel Chelsea till 2016.
Bedroom Numbers: 45 / 5 floors
Check-in: 14.00 (2pm)
Check-out: 11.00 am
This hotel has averaged a score of 4 out of 5 by 2077 past guests
>>>Booking.com (average customer rating 4 out of 5 from 1347 reviews)
>>>Tripadvisor (ranked 524 of 1140 for Hotels in London and rated 4 out of 5 from 730 reviews)
Parking:No parking available.
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 80% by past guests. The London average is 79% and the average for 4 star hotels is 80%. Therefore this hotel is equal to the average for its sector (star rating) .
Milesfaster ranking: 500th from 865 London hotels, and 233rd of 333 four star rated hotels.
Another to Consider: A similar type of hotel (size, rating) nearby (0.3 miles, 0.5 km) would be the 4 star Number Sixteen Hotel, with rates that start from about £192 and which has a 91% guest satisfaction rating. The Number Sixteen Hotel also offers: free WiFi.
Howabout an alternative hotel that has scores higher in guest reviews? Then the 5 Star Egerton House Hotel ticks many of the right boxes. The Egerton House Hotel is only 0.4 miles (0.6 km) away. The Egerton House Hotel has a perfect unblemished customer rating 99%, a truly stunning achievement.
Local hotels analysed:The closest fifty hotels around this area (35 Ixworth Place, SW3 postcode) that are listed on this website cover a 0.8 miles (1.2 km) radius. The numbers for each star rating are 21 five star hotels (average rating 89%), 24 four star hotels (average rating 81%) and 5 three star hotels (average rating 71%). Top 4 star hotel is 54 Queens Gate Hotel at 92%. The highest rating in the isa goes to Egerton House Hotel (5 star) at 99%.
Base Rates: We look at what the average base rates are for the area and by star rating. These rates do not take account of offers and short term deals so are just a guide.
For the fifty local hotels we hold base rate data on 49 of them. If we look at the average for all hotels in the area (nearest 50) we get an average base rate of £190 per night. The lowest rates are at £49 at Eden Plaza Hotel (3 Star, 75%) and the Montana Hotel (3 Star, 82%) and highest base rates of £752 at Bulgari Hotel London (5 Star, 90%). Averages for each sector of star rating: Five Star average: £265, Four Star average: £140 and Three Star average: £76.
We rank hotels based on our own proprietary algorithm based mainly on guest ratings but adjusted for influencing factors. We rank My Chelsea 38th (joint) of the 50 local hotels and 17th (joint) for the 24 four star hotels in the area. The hotel is 17th of 49 (10th of 24 four star hotels.) for lowest standard rates locally. Looking at the hotels rates plus its user rating we rank it 31st of 43 for sheer bang for buck (Montana Hotel was top).