Hotel in Detail:The 100 Queens Gate Hotel London Kensington is a Regency style townhouse hotel offering contemporary and elegant interiors while retaining the original Regency style facade. The hotel offers concierge services and a Business Centre with high speed internet access, accessible 24 hours a day. The 100 Queens Gate hotel also has an onsite health spa featuring a good sized whirlpool and sauna for the exclusive use of hotel guests. Well located for the upmarket areas and shopping of Knightsbridge and Kensington. A modern five star hotel from a tried and tested brand, Curio Collection by Hilton.
Each guest room has a modern style and comes with LED mood lighting.
All bedrooms have en-suite facilities, independently controlled air conditioning, large flat screen TV with chromecast, hairdryer, HDMI multimedia panel, European sockets, safe, direct-dial telephone, free wireless internet access and tea & coffee-making facilities and a catalogue of more than 120 international newspapers. They also have a fridge. Some rooms having a Nespresso machine. Room service is available.
Dining Options:W/A Kensington:
An all-day brasserie offering modern European cuisine with an excellent selection of cocktails, wines and Champagnes for the most discerning epicureans.
W/A Restaurant and Bar takes its name from its former owner, William Alexander. For the culturalist in you, various artefacts nestled around the walls may prove a certain talking point whilst you enjoy a meal or simply relax and unwind over one of our signature cocktails expertly crafted by our mixologists. W/A offers a modern European cuisine with an excellent selection of cocktails, wines and champagnes for the most discerning epicureans. Breakfast and all-day brasserie style dining can be enjoyed here.
An elegant atrium where you can indulge in the quintessential British tradition of Afternoon Tea curated in partnership with British perfumery brand, Floris London. Enjoy an Afternoon Tea Scentsation in Botanica. The perception of flavour is a personal experience and a complex process that involves the senses of smell and taste. Selecting two signature scents; Cherry Blossom Eau de Parfum and Limes Eau de Toilette. Expertly selected notes from each fragrance have been introduced to the delicate scones and pastries to take you on a unique and personal gastronomical experience. You will discover Botanica located on the hotels ground floor. With its elegant atrium adorned with cherry blossom and lavish greeneries, Botanica is a true reflection of South Kensingtons calm and leafy Victorian heritage. Further enhance your experience with a specially selected tea from Whittard of Chelsea, chosen to pair perfectly with the Afternoon Tea Scentsation.
A secluded bar for crafted cocktails and innovatively infused spirits created by our resident mixologists. ESQ is nestled on the lower ground floor and provides the perfect atmosphere for guests to unwind and disconnect from the outside world. ESQ specialises in homemade infused spirits exclusively created by the resident mixologists. The carefully selected small plates menu will enhance and delight your taste buds.
The Library located just off the hotels lobby, is somewhere for you to enjoy a quiet read, an informal meeting or simply watch the world go by. Hot and cold beverages from the W/A Restaurant and Bar menu can be enjoyed here. A selection of Lite Bites are available throughout the day.
The 100 Queens Gate Hotel has a fully air-conditioned 24 hour accessible gymnasium along with private steam rooms. The Doubletree has a business centre and eight flexible meeting rooms for up to 100 guests.
The hotel is fully non-smoking. Hotel has lifts and a 24 hour reception.
Additional services include free printing, luggage storage, concierge desk, packed lunches, currency exchange, dry cleaning, laundry, wakeup service, newspapers and safety deposit boxes.
Hotel Vicinity:Nearest: Tube Station: South Kensington 0.2 miles (0.4 km), Railway Station: West Brompton 0.8 miles (1.3 km), Motorway: M4 Junction 1 4.3 miles (6.9 km).
The 100 Queens Gate Hotel is situated in central London in an area known as South Kensington. Queens Gate itself is an upmarket residential area. All over London's major attractions are accessible from here and there is a good selection of shops, bars and cafes in the surrounding vicinity. Within half a mile is the Kings Road, Chelsea, which is one of the most popular shopping areas in London with a reputation for setting fashion trends. Hyde Park is only 3/4 of a mile with boating on sunny days and the Serpentine Gallery. Nearest attractions include Natural History and Science Museums (0.3 miles), Harrods Department Store (0.8 miles), National Army Museum (0.9 miles) Kensington Palace (0.9 miles), Westminster Cathedral (0.7 Miles) and Buckingham Palace (0.8 miles).
Bedroom Numbers: 199
Check-in: 14.00 (2 pm)
Check-out: 12.00 noon
This hotel has averaged a score of 4 out of 5 by 852 past guests
>>>Booking.com (average customer rating 4 out of 5 from 582 reviews)
>>>Tripadvisor (ranked 584 of 1140 for Hotels in London and rated 4 out of 5 from 270 reviews)
Internet:WiFi is available in the hotel rooms and is free of charge.
Pets:Pets are not allowed.
More hotels from this chainIf you would like to stick with the Hilton chain your nearest options are:
Hilton Olympia: is 1.3 miles (2.1 km) away, has a guest satisfaction score of 72% and rates start from about £93.
Hilton Hyde park: is 1.3 miles (2.1 km) from here, earns a customer rating of 81% and base rates begin at about £129.
Hilton Hotel London Park Lane: 1.5 miles (2.5 km), rated at 80% and with rates from around £319.
Hilton Paddington Hotel: 1.6 miles (2.7 km), rated at 80% and with rates from around £159.
Compared to other London hotels: This hotel has been rated 80% by past guests. The London average is 79% and the average for 5 star hotels is 89%. Therefore although the hotel is above average for London as a whole this hotel is below average for its sector (star rating) . Hilton Hotels across the chain average 81% so this hotel is slightly below the guest rating for most Hilton hotels.
Milesfaster ranking: 528th from 865 London hotels, 19th of 29 Hilton Hotels, and 129th of 133 five star rated hotels.
Another to Consider: Also close by and a similar hotel (0.2 miles, 0.4 km) would be the 5 star Ampersand Hotel, whose lowest rates start at about £226 and which has a 90% guest satisfaction rating. The Ampersand Hotel also offers: free WiFi.We can also point you towards a lower price option, the The Exhibitionist Hotel. 0.2 miles from the 100 Queens Gate Hotel London (0.3 km), achieving a rating of 81% by its past clients with base rates starting at about £103.
Howabout selecting an alternative hotel by its higher guest rating? In that case the 5 Star Egerton House Hotel may be one too look at, it's only 0.6 miles (0.9 km) from here. The Egerton House Hotel has a perfect unblemished customer rating 99%, a truly stunning achievement.
Local hotels analysed:The 50 nearest hotels around this area (100 Queen's Gate, SW7 postcode) which we have have on our website extend out to a 0.6 miles (0.9 km) radius. The numbers by star rating are 9 five star hotels (average rating 86%), 30 four star hotels (average rating 81%), 10 three star hotels (average rating 75%) and 1 two star hotel (rated 67%). Top 5 star hotel is Franklin Hotel London at 91%. Coming out as the top rated hotel is 54 Queens Gate Hotel (4 star) at 92%.
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.
Of the 50 closest hotels analysed we have base rate data for 49 of them. Looking at all hotels in the area the average base rate is £130 per night. They range from a low of £49 at Eden Plaza Hotel (3 Star, 75%) and the Montana Hotel (3 Star, 82%) up to £315 at One Thirty Queens Gate London Apartments (5 Star, 89%). Rates break down to the following for each star rating: Five Star average: £200, Four Star average: £126 and Three Star average: £80.
Using our in-house algorithm we rank hotels based on guest ratings and weighted for related factors. We have a ranking for 100 Queens Gate Hotel London 29th (joint) of 50 and 9th (last) for the 9 five star hotels in the area. Our base rate rank for the hotel is 22nd of 49 (2nd of 9 five star hotels.). We use the base rate ranking and review ranking for the hotel to get an overall ranking of 40th of 43 for sheer value for money (Montana Hotel was top).
History: Became the 100 Queens Gate Hotel London, Curio Collection by Hilton in 2019.
Was called The Regency Hotel until December 2015.
Until being bought out in 2015 the hotel was the largest independent hotel in London.