Hotel in Detail:Premier Inn hotels come with standard facilities at all their accommodations so you know what to expect before you arrive. Please note this particular hotel has non-standard sized rooms from the normal bedrooms. This hotel has air-conditioned bedrooms.
Standard Amenities in bedrooms include en-suite facilities including bath and shower, duvet and pillows, Shower gel, Remote control TV, Tea and coffee making facilities, Heater control, desk area and WiFi high speed internet access. There a few rooms with handicap facilities. These rooms must be requested but are subject to availability. This hotel also has cable TV and modem points. Room configurations include singles, doubles and twins.
Onsite is the Slice restaurant and bar. Serving English and modern cuisine, here you will find a good range of menu items including steaks and vegetarian bakes. In the morning you can choose a full English or continental style breakfast. Choices include sausages, bacon, eggs, mushrooms, tomato, baked beans, bloomer bread, toast, croissant, preserves, Marmite, yoghurt, fruit salad, any choice of Kellogg's cereals, fruit juice, tea or freshly-brewed coffee.
For the business traveller the hotel has meeting room facilities available. There are also business support services offered 24 hours a day and WIFI internet access can be picked up throughout the hotel. (free). Fax and copy services are available. The front reception is staffed 24 hours a day. Hotel has luggage storage facilities and a lift.
An unusual aspect of the Premier Inn Kensington Earls Court hotel is that it actually occupies two different sides of Knaresborough Place and which are connected by a covered elevated walkway between the two and over the road.
Hotel Vicinity:Nearest: Tube Station: Earls Court 0.2 miles (0.3 km), Railway Station: West Brompton 0.5 miles (0.8 km), Motorway: M4 Junction 1 3.8 miles (6.1 km). There are 4 tube (underground) stations within half a mile (0.8 km). The London Kensington Earls Court Premier Inn (although despite its name its actually located entirely within Earls Court) is located with walking distance from the Earls Court exhibition centre (0.4 miles) as well as the tube stop (250 yards). Great shopping is very close by with chic upmarket shops, restaurants and bars to be found at Kensington High Street (0.5 miles) and at South Kensington (0.7 miles). More conventional shopping but with a large selection of amenities is to be found on Earls Court Road and Old Brompton Road (0.3 miles). This location is on the western border of central London. This part of London and around the Earls Court area is popular with budget and tourist class hotels while just to the West of the hotel is the more upmarket and more expensive hotels. Yards away is the A4 dual carriageway (Cromwell Road) which gives direct access to Heathrow Airport and out to the West of England. This is a busy main road but means hailing a London taxi is never a problem. Closest attractions include Linley Sambourne House (0.5 miles), Natural History and Science museums (0.6 miles), Albert and Victoria Museum (0.7 miles), Kensington Palace (0.7 miles) and the Royal Albert Hall (0.8 miles). Just to the North of the hotel (0.6 miles) is Hyde Park and Kensington Gardens. This is a great place for the whole family with much to see and even boating on the serpentine weather permitting.
Parking: none onsite. Public pay car park within 5 minutes walk of the hotel.
Bedroom Numbers: 184
Check-in: 14.00 (2 pm)
Check-out: 12.00 noon
Parking:Private parking is available in close proximity to the hotel and charges apply.
Internet:Complimentary wireless internet access throughout.
More hotels from this chainIf you prefer to stay with the Premier Inn chain these are your closest alternative choices:
Premier Inn Kensington Olympia: is 0.3 miles (0.4 km) away, has a guest satisfaction score of 88% and rates start from about £159.
Premier Inn Putney Bridge: is 1.9 miles (3.1 km) from here, earns a customer rating of 82% and base rates begin at about £100.
Premier Inn Victoria: 2.0 miles (3.3 km), rated at 89% and with rates from around £135.
Premier Inn Hammersmith Hotel: 2.1 miles (3.3 km), rated at 81% and with rates from around £87.
Compared to other London hotels: This hotel has been rated 89% by past guests. The London average is 80% and the average for 3 star hotels is 77%. Therefore this hotel is well above average for its sector (star rating) and for London as a whole. Premier Inn Hotels across the chain average 85% so this hotel is one of the better rated Premier Inn hotels.
Milesfaster ranking: 80th from 866 London hotels, 26th of 65 Premier Inn Hotels, and 8th of 328 three star rated hotels.
Another to Consider: A similar hotel nearby (0.5 miles, 0.7 km) would be the 3 star Grand Royale London Hyde Park, where rates start from £90 and which has a 79% guest satisfaction rating. The Grand Royale London Hyde Park also offers: free WiFi.If you are looking for something a bit cheaper then take a look at the So Paddington Hotel. 0.3 miles away (0.4 km), gaining a satisfaction rating of 55% from its past guests with base rates starting at about £59.
Would you prefer to go with something that has scored higher in guest satisfaction ratings? If that is what your after then the 4 Star Chesterfield Mayfair Hotel seems like a possible option being 1.2 miles (2.0 km) from the Premier Inn Kensington Earls Court. The Chesterfield Mayfair Hotel has an extremely high guest rating of 98%, one of the best rated London hotels.
Local hotels analysed:The 50 hotels nearest to this location (11 Knaresborough Place, SW5 postcode) that we list cover a 0.5 miles (0.8 km) radius. They include 1 five star hotel (rated 88%), 27 four star hotels (average rating 81%), 18 three star hotels (average rating 73%) and 4 two star hotels (average rating 73%). Top 3 star hotel is Premier Inn Kensington Earls Court (this hotel) at 89%. Of the local hotels the highest rated is Fifty Four Boutique Hotel (4 star) at 92%.
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 £101 per night. They range from a low of £44 at Lord Kensington Hotel (3 Star, 73%) to a high of £255 at The Bentley London (5 Star, 88%). The breakdown by star rating shows the following averages: Five Star average: £255, Four Star average: £119, Three Star average: £73 and Two Star average: £65.
In terms of value for money for the local area we rank Montana Hotel top.
Do not confuse this hotel with the similarly named Premier Inn Kensington Olympia
2018: Top for Family UK: 5th
2017: Top Hotels for Families UK: 4th