Hotel Vicinity:Nearest: Tube Station: Gloucester Road 299 yards (273 metres), Railway Station: West Brompton 0.6 miles (1 km), Motorway: M4 Junction 1 4 miles (6.4 km). The Park International Hotel London is located on the Cromwell Road in South Kensington. Cromwell Road is a section of the larger A4 dual carriageway which runs from the West of England into central London and gives direct road links to Heathrow Airport. Its also a very busy main road at most times of the day but the plus side of that means that bus links are good and a taxi is always easy to find right outside your door. The location of the hotel is on the western fringes of central London. Half a mile to the north are the large parks of Kensington Gardens and Hyde Park. Here you will find the Princess Diana Memorial, serpentine gallery and boating on the lake weather permitting. It also marks the start of Kensington High Street one of several upmarket and fashionable areas to shop and dine at in the surrounding area. To the south and both within 1 mile are Fulham Road and Kings Road. Both offer extensive shopping and amenities while the Kings Road is famous for its trend setting fashion and wine bars and restaurants. 1 mile to the East on Knightsbridge is the well known department store of Harrods , the place of choice for the rich and famous. A David Lloyd health club is nearby with leisure facilities including an indoor swimming pool. Other local places of interest include the Natural History Museum (0.45 miles), Science Museum (0.55 miles), Earls Court Exhibition Centre (0.57 miles), Linley Sambourne House (0.6 miles), Royal Albert Hall (0.61 miles) and Kensington Palace (0.63 miles).
Hotel in Detail:The Park International hotel is comprised of five adjoining Georgian style townhouses. The interior is modern and contemporary as are the bedrooms.
All bedrooms have private bathroom facilities (shower or bath). In-room guests will find individually controlled heating/air conditioning, double glazed windows, refrigerator (these can be stocked as minibars upon request), clock radio, laptop size in-room safe, trouser press, desk, hair dryer, tea and coffee making facilities, direct dial international telephone, free WiFi and a flat screen television.
There are a range of room options from singles up to triples and quads. Front room have views that overlook the Cromwell Road.
Onsite the hotel has a stylish breakfast room for hotel guests to enjoy a range of options at breakfast time.
The Checkmate Bar combines the bar, lounge and restaurant. Very modern in style serving drinks and cocktails. The restaurant serves Asian traditional British style dishes.
Other Park International hotel services include a lounge area with Internet stations (business centre) and WiFi connection (fee). Meeting room that can accommodate up to 35 delegates available.
The hotel reception can help with photocopies and faxes.
Bedroom Numbers: 117 / 5 floors
Check-in: 14.00 (2 pm)
Check-out: 11.00 am
Parking:There is no parking onsite.
Internet:Complimentary wireless internet access throughout.
Compared to other London hotels: This hotel has been rated 80% by past guests. The London average is 80% and the average for 3 star hotels is 77%. Therefore this hotel is above average for its sector (star rating) .
Milesfaster ranking: 463rd from 866 London hotels, and 128th of 328 three star rated hotels.
Another to Consider: A similar type of hotel (size, rating) nearby (0.3 miles, 0.5 km) would be the 3 star Lancaster Gate Hotel, with rates that start from about £89 and which has a 75% guest satisfaction rating.If you are looking for something a bit cheaper then take a look at the So Paddington Hotel. 0.3 miles away (0.4 km), gaining a satisfaction rating of 55% from its past guests with base rates starting at about £59.
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 Royal Park Hotel seems like a possible option. The Royal Park Hotel is only 0.1 miles (0.2 km) away. A highly rated hotel with a guest score of 90%.
Local hotels analysed:The fifty hotels that are closest to this location (117-129 Cromwell Road, SW7 postcode) which we list extend for a 0.4 miles (0.7 km) radius. The star rating breakdown shows 3 five star hotels (average rating 86%), 29 four star hotels (average rating 81%), 16 three star hotels (average rating 73%) and 2 two star hotels (average rating 84%). Top 3 star hotel is Premier Inn Kensington Earls Court at 89%. Top rated of the local hotels is Fifty Four Boutique Hotel (4 star) at 92%.
Base Rates: We show you the average starting rates (base rates) in the area and break it down by star rating. Trouble with this is that base rates do not include special offers and limited low rate deals. However they remain a useful guide to general rates. Looking at all the base rates of the 50 local hotels the average rate is £110 per night. Rates range from £49 at Montana Hotel (3 Star, 81%) and the Eden Plaza Hotel (3 Star, 75%) and the highest rates top out at £315 at One Thirty Queens Gate London Apartments (4 Star, 89%). The following are the rate averages per star level: Five Star average: £191, Four Star average: £125, Three Star average: £73 and Two Star average: £69.
We use a proprietary algorithm to rank hotels based on user reviews but adjusting for contributing factors. We rank Park International Hotel 26th (joint) of the 50 local hotels and 4th (joint) for the 16 three star hotels in the area. Our ranking for sheer lowest base rates is 14th of 50 (10th of 16 three star hotels.). To give an overall ranking compared to hotels nearby we combine the rating and base rate scores which gives this hotel a ranking of 25th of 47 for sheer bang for buck (Montana Hotel was top).