Hotel in Detail:All rooms at the Royal Berkshire Hotel, Ascot are individual in decor and each one features Hypnos beds. The hotel splits its rooms across 2 buildings. The older rooms with a traditional style and old-world feel are in the Queen Anne mansion. In the modern wing the rooms are contemporary in style. Each room is en-suite with toiletries supplied.
Each bedroom comes Tea & coffee making facilities (speciality teas and coffee), interactive flat screen cable TV with in-house movies and internet access (charges apply), full length mirror, work desk, direct dial Telephone, Trouser press and Hairdryer.
Executive rooms come with a Multimedia Package, Morning Paper, early check-in (noon) and water.
Superior bedrooms come with a Multimedia Package, Morning Paper, early check-in (noon), music jukebox and water.
Suites have a separate lounge.
Some rooms are adapted for accessibility.
Room service is 24 hours.
Dining Options:The hotels Little Paddocks restaurant overlooks the garden and serves contemporary English cuisine and a range of freshly prepared quality dishes. The wooden floorboards of the Little Paddocks Restaurant make a rustic dining experience. The restaurant uses fresh ingredients from the hotels own herb garden and locally sourced produce. The restaurant also has an international fine wine list.
Overlooking the croquet lawn is the Polo bar and lounge for enjoying tea, featuring deep armchairs a and Bar with friendly ambience which serves light meals. In the summer guests can sit out on the terrace adjoining the bar.
The Summit Conference Centre has 11 meeting and conference rooms and can handle up to 100 guests in the largest room.
Onsite the hotel has its own health club open 7.00 until 22.00. Here you will find an Indoor heated swimming pool, Sauna, Spa bath, massages and gym. Other leisure facilities at the hotel include Tennis courts, Croquet lawn (available April - October) and a 9 Hole putting green.
The Royal Berkshire Hotel, Ascot features wireless internet connection. A handicap friendly hotel with accessible entrance, restaurant and bar.
Hotel Vicinity:Nearest: Railway Station: Sunningdale 1.1 miles (1.8 km), Tube Station: Heathrow Airport T5 7.6 miles (12.2 km), Motorway: M3 Junction 3 4. 1 miles (6.6 km).
Dating from 1705 the Royal Berkshire Hotel, Ascot is located in Ascot and is a wonderful looking Queen Anne mansion standing in 15 acres of landscaped gardens. The mansion was originally constructed for the famous Churchill family (Winston). Close to the lake at Virginia Water. Nearby attractions include Guards Polo Club (1.3 miles), Ascot racecourse (1.9 miles), Legoland (2 miles), Windsor great park (great for picnics) and Saville Gardens (2.1 miles), Windsor Castle (5.3 miles) and Thorpe Park (6.7 miles). Ascot station can be assessed in 5 minutes by taxi.
Bedroom Numbers: 63 / 3 floors
Check-in: 14.00 (2 pm)
Check-out: 12.00 noon
This hotel has averaged a score of 4.15 out of 5 by 1645 past guests
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Parking:Free public parking is possible on site (reservation is not needed).
Internet:WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Pets:Pets are not allowed.
Compared to other London hotels: This hotel has been rated 83% by past guests. The London average is 79% and the average for 4 star hotels is 80%. Therefore this hotel is above average for its sector (star rating) and for London as a whole.
Milesfaster ranking: 396th from 865 London hotels, and 175th of 333 four star rated hotels.
Another to Consider: Also close by and a similar hotel (7.0 miles, 11.2 km) would be the 4 star Heathrow/Windsor Marriott Hotel, whose lowest rates start at about £89 and which has an 81% guest satisfaction rating.If you are looking for something a bit cheaper then take a look at the Leonardo Hotel Heathrow Airport. 9.2 miles from here (14.9 km), has been rated at 83% by past guests and has rates from around £53.
Local hotels analysed:The closest fifty hotels around this area (London Road, Sunninghill, SL5 postcode) that are listed on this website cover a 12.2 miles (19.7 km) radius. The numbers for each star rating are 2 five star hotels (average rating 86%), 23 four star hotels (average rating 80%), 21 three star hotels (average rating 80%) and 4 two star hotels (average rating 67%). Top 4 star hotel is Renaissance Heathrow Hotel at 89%. The highest rating in the isa goes to Premier Inn Heathrow Terminal 4 (3 star) at 92%.
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. If we look at the average for all hotels in the area (nearest 50) we get an average base rate of £62 per night. The lowest rates are at £29 at Heathrow Lodge Hotel (2 Star, 54%) and the Easyhotel London Heathrow (2 Star, 64%) and highest base rates of £127 at Sofitel London Heathrow Hotel (5 Star, 90%). Averages for each sector of star rating: Five Star average: £102, Four Star average: £72, Three Star average: £52 and Two Star average: £35.
In terms of value for money for the local area we rank Premier Inn Heathrow (M4/J4) top.
Comment: The hotel was bought by the 'Exclusive Hotels' in May 2011 from the Ramada Jarvis Group.
Past Names: Ramada Ascot, Royal Berkshire till 2011. The Royal Berkshire Ramada Plaza