Hotel Vicinity:Nearest: Tube Station: Pimlico 0.3 miles (0.5 km), Railway Station: London Victoria 0.4 miles (0.6 km), DLR Station: Tower Gateway 3.2 miles (5.1 km), Motorway: M4 Junction 1 6 miles (9.7 km). Situated in central London is the Sidney Hotel London Victoria. Close to Victoria Station from where you can catch the direct train service to Gatwick airport, called the Gatwick Express, as well as being close to London's coach terminus also in Victoria. All of London's attractions are accessible , the nearest being Westminster Cathedral, Buckingham Palace, Houses of Parliament, London Eye, Tate gallery and the National Army Museum. Closest main shopping can be found at Kings Road Chelsea and Sloane Street Knightsbridge while there are many shops, restaurants and bars in the immediate vicinity including on Lupus Street and Vauxhall Bridge Road.
Hotel in Detail:The Sidney Hotel is Formed from five, six storey townhouses, and is an elegant grade II listed Victorian building first opened in 1980.
All rooms offer double-glazing, central heating and are en-suite (toiletries supplied, hairdryer). Amenities include hospitality tray, LCD television (with satellite, pay channels, internet browser), high speed internet access, radio, clock, ceiling fan, hairdryer and a direct dial telephone with voice mail and data ports/modem point. Each room has key card entry.
Each floor has designated ironing facilities. All rooms are non-smoking.
Breakfast is served daily from 7:30 till 0.900 in the modern and air-conditioned Brasserie. Serves an all you can eat breakfast (Milk, choice of fruit juices, tea & coffee, cereals, Bread/toast, butter, fruit preserves, Bacon, sausage, mushrooms, baked beans and eggs (fried, scrambled, boiled and poached)).
The Sidney hotel London Victoria also has a licensed bar, Bar Dada. This is a no-smoking and air-conditioned area with a contemporary style. Flat screen TV's allow guests news, entertainment and sports channels.
Safety deposit boxes are available at the Reception. Hotel has 2 lifts and luggage storage facilities.
Hotel features a small air-conditioned Business Centre along with meeting facilities. Wireless high speed internet access can be accessed in all areas of the hotel.
Bedroom Numbers: 80 / 6 Floors
Check-in: 12.30 pm (luggage storage facility if earlier)
Check-out: 10.00 am
Parking:There is no parking onsite.
Internet:Complimentary wireless internet access throughout.
Compared to other London hotels: This hotel has been rated 72% by past guests. The London average is 80% and the average for 3 star hotels is 76%. Therefore this hotel is below average for its sector (star rating) .
Milesfaster ranking: 530th from 866 London hotels, and 146th of 329 three star rated hotels.
Another to Consider: Also close by and a similar hotel (1.1 miles, 1.7 km) would be the 3 star Courtyard By Marriott London Gatwick Airport, whose lowest rates start at about £90 and which has a 75% guest satisfaction rating.If you are looking for something a bit cheaper then take a look at the Premier Inn Gatwick Manor Royal Hotel. 1.6 miles away (2.5 km), gaining a satisfaction rating of 89% from its past guests with base rates starting at about £54.
Would you prefer to go with something that has scored higher in guest satisfaction ratings? If that is what your after then the 5 Star Windfalls Boutique Hotel Crawley seems like a possible option being 1.6 miles (2.7 km) from the Sidney Hotel. The Windfalls Boutique Hotel Crawley has a perfect unblemished customer rating 99%, a truly stunning achievement.
Local hotels analysed:The 50 hotels nearest to this location (68-76 Belgrave Road, SW1 postcode) that we list cover a 0.9 miles (1.5 km) radius. They include 12 five star hotels (average rating 93%), 18 four star hotels (average rating 86%), 17 three star hotels (average rating 75%) and 3 two star hotels (average rating 70%). Top 3 star hotels are Luna And Simone Hotel and the Sanctuary House Hotel (both 89%). Of the local hotels the highest rated is 41 Hotel (5 star) at 100%.
Base Rates: See a breakdown of the average starting (base) rates for the area. Base rates are a rough guide to starting rates as they do not include special offers and deals. The average starting rates for the surrounding area are around £163 per night. They range from a low of £49 at Victoria Inn Hotel (3 Star, 74%) to a high of £500 at St James Court, A Taj Hotel (4 Star, 89%) and the 51 Buckingham Gate Taj Suites (5 Star, 99%). The breakdown by star rating shows the following averages: Five Star average: £284, Four Star average: £168, Three Star average: £87 and Two Star average: £73.
Our in-house ranking based on guest ratings but adjusted for influencing factors ranks Sidney Hotel 44th (joint) of the 50 local hotels and 12th (joint) for the 17 three star hotels in the area. For base rates the hotel ranks 4th of 50 (2nd (joint) of 17 three star hotels.). Taking into consideration both rates and guest ratings we rank this hotel 21st of 49 of the local hotels in terms of value for money (Goring Hotel was top).