Hotel in Detail:The Sanctuary House Hotel offers affordable accommodation minutes from some of London's best known attractions. An intimate hotel that is also a real Ale and Pie pub serving fine food, a real alternative to the big brands in the area.
All rooms at the hotel offer air-conditioning, flat screen TV with Sky channels, radio, free wireless internet access, direct dial telephone, trouser press, bathrobes, slippers, fridge, hairdryer and tea and coffee making facilities. Bedrooms have wine coloured fabrics, brass light fittings, prints and upholstered seating. All rooms are en-suite.
Room service 07.00 till 10.00.
Superior rooms have a king size 4 poster bed.
The Fuller's Ale & Pie House on the ground floor has a traditional style while blending a contemporary feel and service. The food is all homemade and includes the award winning Fuller's range of ales and fine wines. The Sanctuary House Restaurant is open daily for pub-style breakfast, lunch and dinner. Enjoy a classic deep pie or some fish and chips among the options.
The Sanctuary House hotel has 24 hour front desk and offers some business services. Complimentary wireless internet access in all areas.
Hotel Vicinity:Nearest: Tube Station: St.James"s Park 0.1 miles (0.2 km), Railway Station: London Victoria 0.6 miles (1 km), DLR Station: Tower Gateway 2.6 miles (4.2 km), Motorway: M4 Junction 1 6.3 miles (10.1 km). Located just off of Victoria Street in the heart of London is the Sanctuary House Hotel. This area is known as St James's and is perhaps best know for the park that borders it, St James's park, which is part of the grounds to Buckingham Palace. Just to the south of the hotel is Victoria Street which has a good range of shops and amenities including restaurants and bars. There are also two famous theatres at the end of Victoria Street, namely the Apollo Theatre and the Victoria Theatre. 1/3rd of a mile east finds the River Thames that slices London into two, north and south. For the best of the nightlife take the half a mile walk along Whitehall to Trafalgar Square which marks the start of the west end and theatreland. Local attractions are numerous, some of which include Westminster Abbey (228 yards, 208 metres), Houses of Parliament (0.25 miles, 0.4 km), St James's Park (0.3 miles, 0.5 km), Westminster Cathedral (0.4 miles, 0.6 km), Buckingham Palace (0.43 miles, 0.7 km), London Aquarium (0.55 miles, 0.9 km), London Eye (Millennium Wheel) (0.67 miles, 1.1 km), Cabinet War Rooms (0.28 miles, 0.5 km) and Tate Britain (0.64 miles, 1.0 km).
Bedroom Numbers: 34
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 89% by past guests. The London average is 80% and the average for 3 star hotels is 76%. Therefore this hotel is well above average for its sector (star rating) and for London as a whole.
Milesfaster ranking: 116th from 866 London hotels, and 16th of 329 three star rated hotels.
Another to Consider: Also close by and a similar hotel (0.7 miles, 1.1 km) would be the 3 star Premier Inn Southwark Borough Market, whose lowest rates start at about £100 and which has a 90% guest satisfaction rating.Looking for lower base rates? Then another option might be the Travelodge Central Tower Bridge. 0.2 miles away (0.3 km), achieving a rating of 80% by its past clients where rates start from approximately £51.
Fancy something highly rated by its guests? We think the 4 Star Amba Charing Cross could be a good choice being 2.0 miles (3.3 km) from the Sanctuary House Hotel. The Amba Charing Cross has an extremely high guest rating of 98%, one of the best rated London hotels.
Local hotels analysed:The closest fifty one hotels around this area (33 Tothill Street, SW1 postcode) that are listed on this website cover a 0.7 miles (1.2 km) radius. The star rating breakdown shows 15 five star hotels (average rating 91%), 20 four star hotels (average rating 86%), 14 three star hotels (average rating 79%) and 2 two star hotels (average rating 69%). Top 3 star hotels are Sanctuary House Hotel (this hotel), Premier Inn County Hall and Luna And Simone Hotel (all three rated 89%). Top rated of the local hotels is the 41 Hotel (5 star) at 100%.
Base Rates: Here we breakdown the starting rates (base rates) by overall average and by star rating. However base rates do not take account of special offers and one off deals so are just a guide.
Of the nearest fifty one hotels we have base rates for all of them. Looking at all the base rates of the 51 local hotels the average rate is £190 per night. Rates range from £49 at Victoria Inn Hotel (3 Star, 74%) and the highest rates top out at £505 at Ritz Hotel London (5 Star, 90%). The following are the rate averages per star level: Five Star average: £329, Four Star average: £166, Three Star average: £93 and Two Star average: £74.
We use a proprietary algorithm to rank hotels based on user reviews but adjusting for contributing factors. We rank Sanctuary House Hotel 19th (joint) of the 51 local hotels and 1st (joint) for the 14 three star hotels in the area. Our ranking for sheer lowest base rates is 26th of 51 (14th of 14 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 45th of 49 for sheer bang for buck (Haymarket Hotel was top).