Hotel in Detail:Fraser Suites Queens Gate Gardens Apartments is a former Victorian building now a contemporary block of serviced apartments. The apartments reflect the classic charm and feel of its Victorian past complete with tall pillars and extra high ceilings .
The apartments come in 1 And 2 bedded configurations as well as studio apartments and have a daily maid service (except for Sundays). They are all designed to give a warm but modern feel with separate seating and dining areas.
Apartment facilities include individually controlled air-conditioning, flat screen TV, safe, home entertainment system, iron and ironing board, Hairdryer, desk with chair, Direct Dial Phone, free WiFi internet, Kitchenette (fridge, microwave, utensils, tea/coffee making facilities, toaster, cooking top). Also Voice Mail with personal security number for remote access remains active for one week after you leave. The alarm cock and radio are located on the TV. Balcony available on request (subject to availability). Bathrooms have either a bath and shower combo or a walk-in shower and all enjoy free toiletries. Some apartments have a washer/dryer machine.
Studio Apartments: 31-40 sqm (334-430 sq ft) accommodates 2 guests.
One bedroom apartments: 36-48 sqm (338-517 sq ft) accommodates 2 guests.
Two bedroom apartment: 62 sqm (668 sq ft) accommodates 4 guests.
Room service is available from 17.30 till 01.00 daily via a third party called Room Seasons.
Onsite is the Magenta Lobby bar. With a lush and chic feel the bar at the Fraser Suites Queens Gate serves a large selection of wines and cocktails. The bar has a terrace area where drinks can be taken weather permitting.
Open daily 14.30 till 23.00.
There is a dedicated open plan breakfast room where a buffet or continental breakfast is served. Lots of options including fresh pastries.
Open 07.00 till 10.00 (Weekends 08.00-11.00).
The Fraser Suites also offers a 24 hour business centre complete with business equipment, free internet access, free printing service and use of the supplied iPads.
Onsite is a fully equipped air-conditioned gymnasium that includes cardio equipment and weight-training equipment and is open 24/7. Complimentary water on hand in the gym.
These luxury apartments are fully non-smoking and the building has a lift. There is a 24 hour front desk and there is a concierge service. Amenities include luggage storage, dry cleaning and
Hotel Vicinity:Nearest: Tube Station: Gloucester Road 211 yards (192 metres), Railway Station: West Brompton 0.9 miles (1.4 km), Motorway: M4 Junction 1 4.2 miles (6.8 km). The Fraser Place Queens Gate Apartments London is located on the Cromwell Road which is the main dual carriageway into and out of London giving direct road access to Heathrow Airport as well as the M4 and M25 motorways. This is a central location slightly to the West of centre. Shopping is well catered for being a short distance from South Kensington, Kensington High Street, Knightsbridge and Chelsea. Nearest attractions include Kensington Palace, Natural History and Science Museums and the Royal Albert Hall. Earls Court complex is also close by and in walking distance is Hyde Park.
Bedroom Numbers: 105 / 7 floors
Check-in: 13.00 (1 pm)
Check-out: 12.00 noon
Parking:There is no parking onsite.
Internet:Complimentary wireless internet access throughout.
Compared to other London hotels: This hotel has been rated 82% by past guests. The London average is 80% and the average for 4 star hotels is 82%. Therefore this hotel is equal to the average for its sector (star rating) .
Milesfaster ranking: 433rd from 866 London hotels, and 201st of 328 four star rated hotels.
Another to Consider: A similar type of hotel (size, rating) nearby (0.0 miles, 0.1 km) would be the 4 star Grange Strathmore Hotel, with rates that start from about £74 and which has a 76% guest satisfaction rating.
However you may well prefer to stay with apartments for your accommodation, an alternative apartment is the One Thirty Queens Gate London Apartments. It is 0.1 miles (0.2 km) away with rates from £315 having scored a guest rating of 89% and has: free WiFi.For somewhere with lower starting rates try the Britannia International Hotel. 6.8 miles from here (10.9 km), gaining a satisfaction rating of 68% from its past guests and the hotels starting rates begin at about £49 (theres free WiFi too).
Prefer something with a higher guest rating? Then the 5 Star The Kensington London may be one too look at. The Kensington London is only 0.2 miles (0.4 km) away. A highly rated hotel with a guest score of 90%.
Local hotels analysed:The fifty hotels that are closest to this location (39B Queens Gate Gardens, SW7 postcode) which we list extend for a 0.5 miles (0.8 km) radius. Consisting of 9 five star hotels (average rating 89%), 31 four star hotels (average rating 82%) and 10 three star hotels (average rating 76%). Top 4 star hotel is Fifty Four Boutique Hotel at 97%. Of the 50 local hotels top rated is Milestone Hotel and Apartments (5 star) at 99%.
Base Rates: We show you the average starting rates (base rates) in the area and break it down by star rating. Trouble with this is that base rates do not include special offers and limited low rate deals. However they remain a useful guide to general rates. The average base rate when considering all hotels in the surrounding area is £137 per night. Starting from £49 at Eden Plaza Hotel (3 Star, 75%) and the Montana Hotel (3 Star, 80%) with top rates of £378 at Baglioni Hotel (5 Star, 91%). Rate averages listed by star level: Five Star average: £244, Four Star average: £124 and Three Star average: £81.
We rank hotels based on their guest rating but balanced for their influencing factors. We have ranked Fraser Suites Queens Gate 27th (joint) of 50 nearby hotels and 18th (joint) for the 31 four star hotels in the area. Our ranking for sheer lowest base rates is 40th of 50 (29th of 31 four star hotels.). We calculate an overall ranking combining the rates and rating scores. This hotel ranks 39th of 47 for pure value for money (Milestone Hotel and Apartments was top).
We note that this hotel is above average locally for 4 star hotels even though its below average overall for 4 star hotels in London.
Past Names: Fraser Place Queens Gate (2013), Somerset Queens Gate Apartments (2006), Chequers of Kensington
World Travel Awards: Englands Leading Serviced Apartments 2016