Hotel in Detail:This is a boutique style hotel offering quaint and contemporary surroundings with period features. Formerly four 19th century town house residences and now modern hotel accommodation.
The Abba Queens Gate Hotel hotels bedrooms are contemporary in style and most of the rooms have a balcony area. All rooms are en-suite (power shower, bath, hairdryer, heated towel rails) and air-conditioned. In-room facilities include tea and coffee making facilities, flat screen television, personal safe, central heating, desk, wireless internet connection, direct dial telephone, mini bar, English and continental sockets, trouser press and hairdryer.
Standard Twin: 15 m²
Standard Double: 23 m²
Twin Townhouse: 23 m²
Double Townhouse: 23 m²
Triples: 20 m²
Family Room (4 occupants): 25 m²
Daily housekeeping. Lift to all floors. Room service available.
The hotel has its own contemporary style bar and restaurant. Here English snacks and tapas are served during the day as well as wines, beers and Italian coffees.
The daily breakfast buffet includes a freshly baked croissants and pasties, fresh fruits and juices as well as Spanish cuisine.
The Queens Gate hotel front reception is manned 24 hours a day and provides safe and posting facilities. Should you require them there are luggage storage and laundry facilities available. The business traveller will be pleased to know the hotel has a business centre and meeting facilities (2 rooms). A concierge service is also on offer.
If you need to keep in shape you can use the onsite well equipped gymnasium.
Hotel Vicinity:Nearest: Tube Station: Gloucester Road 0.3 miles (0.4 km), Railway Station: West Brompton 1 miles (1.6 km), Motorway: M4 Junction 1 4.2 miles (6.8 km).
The Queens Gate Hotel with its Victorian frontage, is situated in central London close to the tourist areas and on the doorstep of some of the most upmarket areas. A short walk to the North finds Kensington High Street , Kensington Gardens and Hyde Park . Kensington High Street is known for its fashionable shopping mixed with cafes, bars a casino and restaurants. Here you will find Kensington Palace which was the former home of Diana the Princess of Wales. Next to the Palace is Kensington Gardens and Hyde Park. These two open space together form a wonderful park where you can easily spend a day admiring the many statues and gardens, view the gallery, take a boat onto the Lake Serpentine (time of year and weather permitting), watch the horses being ridden around the dedicated areas of the park or any of the many activities that take place here. To the South of the Abba Queens Gate hotel is the A4 dual carriageway, this is the main road into and out of central London and gives direct road access out to Heathrow Airport. Just beyond the A4 is the Fulham Road another busy shopping area, and beyond that is the famous Kings Road Chelsea which is is known for setting fashion trends although the shops and amenities to be found there are very varied. Other nearby attractions include the Natural History and Science Museums (0.2 miles), Royal Albert Hall (0.2 miles), Harrods department Store (0.7 miles), Buckingham Palace (1.7 miles), Westminster Abbey (2.2 miles) and the London Eye (Millennium Wheel) (2.7 miles).
Bedroom Numbers: 90 / 5 floors
Check-in: 14.00 (2 pm)
Check-out: 12.00 noon
This hotel has averaged a score of 4.1 out of 5 by 2705 past guests
>>>Booking.com (average customer rating 4.2 out of 5 from 1335 reviews)
>>>Tripadvisor (ranked 311 of 1140 for Hotels in London and rated 4 out of 5 from 1370 reviews)
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 82% by past guests. The London average is 79% and the average for 4 star hotels is 80%. Therefore this hotel is above average for its sector (star rating) and for London as a whole.
Milesfaster ranking: 396th from 865 London hotels, and 175th of 333 four star rated hotels.
Another to Consider: Also close by and a similar hotel (0.1 miles, 0.2 km) would be the 4 star The Gore Hotel, whose lowest rates start at about £176 and which has an 89% guest satisfaction rating.Looking for lower base rates? Then another option might be the 54 Queens Gate Hotel. 0.1 miles away (0.2 km), has scored 92% from former guests and whose lowest rates start at about £202 (theres free WiFi too).
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 Milestone Hotel and Apartments seems like a possible option. The Milestone Hotel and Apartments is only 0.4 miles (0.6 km) away. The Milestone Hotel and Apartments has a perfect unblemished customer rating 99%, a truly stunning achievement.
Local hotels analysed:The fifty closest hotels from here (31-34 Queens Gate, SW7 postcode) that we have data for cover a 0.6 miles (0.9 km) radius. The 50 are made up of 12 five star hotels (average rating 89%), 29 four star hotels (average rating 80%), 8 three star hotels (average rating 76%) and 1 two star hotel (rated 67%). Top 4 star hotel is 54 Queens Gate Hotel at 92%. Coming out as the top rated hotels are Milestone Hotel and Apartments (5 star) and also the Egerton House Hotel (5 star) (both joint top with 99%).
Base Rates: Using base rates we analyse average starting rates for the area. Useful as a guide but note they do not include special offers or short term deals.
Of the 50 closest hotels analysed we have base rate data for 49 of them. The average rate for all the 50 nearest hotels is £145 per night. Starting from £49 at Eden Plaza Hotel (3 Star, 75%) and the Montana Hotel (3 Star, 82%) up to £378 at Baglioni Hotel (5 Star, 91%). Averages by star rating: Five Star average: £243, Four Star average: £124 and Three Star average: £77.
We use a proprietary algorithm to rank hotels based on user reviews but adjusting for contributing factors. We rank The Queens Gate Hotel 23rd (joint) of the 50 local hotels and 13th (joint) for the 29 four star hotels in the area. Our ranking for sheer lowest base rates is 23rd of 49 (14th (joint) of 29 four 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 23rd of 43 for sheer bang for buck (Montana Hotel was top).
Past Names: Queens Gate Concorde (2006), Ramada Jarvis Kensington (2005)