Hotel in Detail:The Windmill on the Common hotel has a long history with the building dating right back to 1665 and is partly also a 'Young's brewery' pub.
The hotel bedrooms are all en-suite and feature air-conditioning. Bedrooms additionally have a plasma TV with digital channels, WiFi, heating, tea/coffee facilities, hairdryer, wakeup service/alarm clock, trouser press, work desk and ironing facilities. Beds have a duvet.
Premium Rooms are larger, have Wicker Chairs, Complimentary Newspapers, fresh Milk in Fridge, Drinks tray with Coffee Machine.
The pub itself has a traditional style with cosy seating areas, an open fire and serves a varied food menu (traditional pub food and modern variants). There is also a big screen TV. In the summer months weather permitting there are outside areas for guests to sit and enjoy a drink or meal.
Full English breakfast served.
The front reception desk is staffed 24 hours a day.
The Windmill on the Common hotel has a complimentary WiFi service that can be picked up throughout the building.
Hotel is totally no-smoking.
Hotel Vicinity:Nearest: Tube Station: Clapham South 0.4 miles (0.6 km), Railway Station: Clapham High Street 0.8 miles (1.3 km), Motorway: M4 Junction 1 6.2 miles (10 km).
Located actually on Clapham Common in South London is the Windmill on the Common. Connecting to North London from here is not a problem via nearby bridges at Vauxhall, Chelsea, Battersea and Wandsworth. Clapham itself has a thriving central shopping area centred around Clapham High Street. The area has many pubs and bars. Clapham Common itself is a large open space of around 200 acres. The common has three ponds as well as a paddling pool and Europe's oldest bandstand. Both Clapham Common and Clapham South tube stations are close by at less than half a mile.
Bedroom Numbers: 29
Check-In 14.00 - 00.00 (2 pm till midnight)
Check-Out 04.00 till 11.00
This hotel has averaged a score of 4.45 out of 5 by 991 past guests
>>>Booking.com (average customer rating 4.3 out of 5 from 250 reviews)
>>>Tripadvisor (ranked 135 of 1140 for Hotels in London and rated 4.5 out of 5 from 741 reviews)
Parking:Free private parking is possible on site (reservation is not possible).
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 89% by past guests. The London average is 79% and the average for 3 star hotels is 66%. Therefore this hotel is well above average for its sector (star rating) and for London as a whole.
Milesfaster ranking: 223rd from 865 London hotels, and 51st of 321 three star rated hotels.
Another to Consider: A comparable type of hotel close by (1.8 miles, 2.9 km) would be the 3 star Holiday Inn Express Vauxhall Nine Elms, with base rates beginning from £76 and which has an 82% guest satisfaction rating.Looking for lower base rates? Then another option might be the Victoria Inn Hotel. 2.3 miles away (3.7 km), has scored 75% from former guests and whose lowest rates start at about £49.
Howabout selecting an alternative hotel by its higher guest rating? In that case the 4 Star Artist Residence London may be one too look at being 2.3 miles (3.6 km) from the Windmill On The Common. The Artist Residence London has an extremely high guest rating of 97%, one of the best rated London hotels.
Local hotels analysed:The fifty hotels that are closest to this location (Windmill Drive, SW4 postcode) which we list extend for a 2.6 miles (4.2 km) radius. They are made up of 9 five star hotels (average rating 87%), 15 four star hotels (average rating 85%), 20 three star hotels (average rating 78%) and 6 two star hotels (average rating 76%). Top 3 star hotel is The Alma Hotel at 91%. Top rated of the local hotels is Artist Residence London (4 star) at 97%.
Base Rates: Base rates can indicate the lowest available rates for a particular hotel. This is a good general guide but as base rates do not account for special offers and one off deals they can only be a rough guide. The average base rate for all the areas hotels is £117 per night. From a low of £49 at Victoria Inn Hotel (3 Star, 75%) and the highest rates top out at £426 at The Apartments by The Sloane Club (5 Star, 91%). The following are the averages for each star level: Five Star average: £207, Four Star average: £129, Three Star average: £83 and Two Star average: £70.
Using our in-house algorithm we rank hotels based on guest ratings and weighted for related factors we rank Windmill On The Common 10th (joint) of 50 area hotels and 4th (joint) for the 20 three star hotels in the area. We rank the hotel 30th of 50 (18th of 20 three star hotels.) for base rates. We rank this hotel based on rates and also review scores to place it 31st of 40 of all the closest hotels in terms of value for money (Tulse Hill Hotel was top).