Hotel Vicinity:Nearest: Tube & Railway Station: London Paddington 0.2 miles (0.3 km), 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 Prince William Hotel is in the location of Paddington, one of the most popular areas for a budget class hotel and stay. On the edge of central London which is easily reach using the good local transport links. The area itself has much to offer with nearby shopping along Edgware Road and Queensway and a little further on at Marble Arch and Notting Hill. Close by Paddington Station is home to the Heathrow Express train service which runs direct to Heathrow Airport. Also close by is Hyde Park which is a large open area with activities including boating in the summer and horse riding. Nearby place of interest include Alexandra Fleming Laboratory (0.3 miles), Serpentine Gallery (0.6 miles), Kensington Palace (0.8 miles), Albert Memorial (0.8 miles), Royal Albert Hall (0.8 miles) and Portobello Market (0.9 mile).
Hotel in Detail:The Prince William Hotel is a Victorian style house and a period listed building dating back to 1850.
The guest rooms feature wooden flooring and light coloured furniture. All rooms have complimentary tea/coffee trays, direct dial telephone, desk and the TV. Hairdryers, ironing board & iron are available on request.
The hotel's restaurant and bar have an English Style decor. Restaurant on the lower ground floor is air-conditioned and serves breakfast (Continental/English). Bar serves a selection of Wine, beer's and spirits.
Hotel has a lounge area for guests with sofa.
The Prince William Hotel reception desk remains open 24 hours. Hotel provides, currency exchange, fax & photocopy services, safe deposit boxes and morning wake up calls.
Bedroom Numbers: 46
Check-in:15.00 (3 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 64% by past guests. The London average is 80% and the average for 3 star hotels is 77%. Therefore this hotel is below average for its sector (star rating) .
Milesfaster ranking: 801st from 866 London hotels, and 292nd of 328 three star rated hotels.
Another to Consider: A similar hotel nearby (0.0 miles, 0.1 km) would be the 3 star London Elizabeth Hotel, where rates start from £102 and which has a 68% guest satisfaction rating. The London Elizabeth Hotel also offers: free WiFi.Looking for lower base rates? Then another option might be the So Paddington Hotel. 0.3 miles away (0.4 km), has scored 55% from former guests and whose lowest rates start at about £59.
Looking for something near by with a solid past guest score? In that case the 4 Star The Westbourne Hyde Park seems like it might fit the bill. The Westbourne Hyde Park is only 0.1 miles (0.2 km) away. The Westbourne Hyde Park has managed a rating of 85%.
Local hotels analysed:The 50 nearest hotels around this area (42-44 Gloucester Terrace, W2 postcode) which we have have on our website extend out to a 0.4 miles (0.6 km) radius. The numbers by star rating are 1 five star hotel (rated 89%), 18 four star hotels (average rating 80%), 20 three star hotels (average rating 70%), 10 two star hotels (average rating 68%) and 1 one star hotel (rated 62%). Top 3 star hotel is Darlington Hyde Park Hotel at 88%. Coming out as the top rated hotels is Royal Park Hotel (4 star) at 90%.
Base Rates: We compare area starting room rates by using base rates. Bear in mind we use the published base rates which do not reflect short term offers and deals. They do however give a decent relative comparison. Looking at all hotels in the area the average base rate is £100 per night. They range from a low of £11 at Smart Hyde Park View Hostel (2 Star, 71%) up to £720 at Commodore Hotel (4 Star, 60%). Rates break down to the following for each star rating: Five Star average: £269, Four Star average: £154, Three Star average: £73, Two Star average: £45 and One Star average: £49.
In terms of value for money for the local area we rank Smart Hyde Park View Hostel top.