Hotel Vicinity:Nearest: Tube Station: Lancaster Gate 0.3 miles (0.4 km), Railway Station: London Paddington 0.4 miles (0.6 km), Motorway: M4 Junction 1 4.4 miles (7.1 km). You know you are looking a truly central London hotel when there are 4 tube stations in a half mile radius (0.8 km). The Thistle Hyde Park Hotel London is situated between Marble Arch and Queensway which are both excellent shopping areas and close to Paddington Station which has the direct train service to Heathrow Airport called the Heathrow Express. Hailing a taxi is not a problem with many ranking up on Lancaster Gate as well as passing by on the busy Bayswater Road. Just across the road is the wonderful Hyde Park with its wide open spaces, lake, horse riding and gallery. Nearest attractions include Kensington Palace, Portobello Road Antiques Market, Madame Tussauds, London Toy and Model Museum, Serpentine Gallery and the Natural History and Science Museums.
Hotel in Detail:A small deluxe hotel the Thistle Hyde Park a white painted Regency building, with a club-like atmosphere.
Bedrooms are decorated in a Victorian style and feature high ceilings.
All rooms have marble bathrooms with bathroom telephones, Bathrobes and Hairdryers. Other amenities include satellite television, mini bar, coffee and tea making facilities, voicemail, dataport, safe, wakeup calls and air-conditioning. The hotel offers a room service.
The hotels 'Piano Lounge' Cocktail Bar serves afternoon teas and light snacks as well as alcoholic drinks. Monday to Saturday 11am - 11pm Sunday 12pm - 10:30pm.
The 'Grill Room' is the hotels onsite restaurant serving British cuisine with continental influences. The restaurant has a traditional English style with chintz drapes and leather armchairs. The Grill Room also serves drinks and light refreshments. Breakfast Monday to Friday 7am - 10am, Saturday and Sunday 7:30am - 10:30am, Dinner Daily 6pm - 10pm.
As you would expect the Thistle Hyde Park hotel offers concierge services which include assistance with trip and sightseeing planning. The front reception desk is staffed 24 hours a day.
The hotel has 2 meeting rooms for the business traveller with a capacity for up to 30 guests in theatre style. These have air-conditioning with natural light and audio and visual equipment.
WiFi internet access can be picked up in all parts of the hotel.
Bedroom Numbers: 54
Check-in: 14.00 (2 pm)
Check-out: 12.00 noon
Parking:Private parking is available on site and costs £24 per day.
Internet:Complimentary wireless internet access throughout.
More hotels from this chainYou may be thinking your only preferred choice is still going to be the Thistle chain your closest choices would be:
Thistle Kensington Gardens Hotel: is 249 yards (227 metres) away, has a guest satisfaction score of 80% and rates start from about £105.
every hotel Piccadilly: is 2.1 miles (3.4 km) from here, earns a customer rating of 89% and base rates begin at about £167.
Royal Trafalgar Hotel (Thistle): 2.2 miles (3.5 km), rated at 88% and with rates from around £151.
Thistle Euston Hotel: 2.2 miles (3.6 km), rated at 80% and with rates from around £86.
Compared to other London hotels: This hotel has been rated 79% by past guests. The London average is 80% and the average for 4 star hotels is 82%. Therefore this hotel is below average for its sector (star rating) . Thistle Hotels across the chain average 80% so this hotel is slightly below the guest rating for most Thistle hotels.
Milesfaster ranking: 568th from 866 London hotels, 7th of 9 Thistle Hotels, and 256th of 328 four star rated hotels.
Another to Consider: Another hotel that is much like the Thistle Hyde Park Hotel and not too far (0.1 miles, 0.1 km) would be the 4 star Arbor Hyde Park, where prices begin from around £125 and which has an 85% guest satisfaction rating.We can also point you towards a lower price option, the Caesar Hotel. 0.2 miles from the Thistle Hyde Park Hotel (0.3 km), achieving a rating of 82% by its past clients with base rates starting at about £80 (theres free WiFi too).
Looking for something near by with a solid past guest score? In that case the 4 Star Royal Park Hotel seems like it might fit the bill. The Royal Park Hotel is only 0.3 miles (0.5 km) away. A highly rated hotel with a guest score of 90%.
Local hotels analysed:The fifty hotels that are closest to this location (90-92 Lancaster Gate, W2 postcode) which we list extend for a 0.4 miles (0.7 km) radius. Consisting of 1 five star hotel (rated 89%), 20 four star hotels (average rating 80%), 19 three star hotels (average rating 70%) and 10 two star hotels (average rating 67%). Of the 50 local hotels top rated is Royal Park Hotel (4 star) at 90%.
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 £100 per night. Starting from £11 at Smart Hyde Park View Hostel (2 Star, 71%) with top rates of £720 at Commodore Hotel (4 Star, 60%). Rate averages listed by star level: Five Star average: £269, Four Star average: £145, Three Star average: £74 and Two Star average: £45.
We rank hotels based on their guest rating but balanced for their influencing factors. We have ranked Thistle Hyde Park Hotel 19th (joint) of 50 nearby hotels and 15th (joint) for the 20 four star hotels in the area. Our ranking for sheer lowest base rates is 45th of 50 (16th of 20 four star hotels.). We calculate an overall ranking combining the rates and rating scores. This hotel ranks 30th of 47 for pure value for money (Smart Hyde Park View Hostel was top).
Parking: available onsite (limited) charges apply.
Past Names: The Whites Hotel