Hotel Vicinity:Nearest: Tube & Railway Station: London Victoria 264 yards (241 metres), DLR Station: Tower Gateway 3.2 miles (5.1 km), Motorway: M4 Junction 1 5.9 miles (9.5 km). The Park Plaza Victoria London is situated in a central location close to the most well known attractions in London. Transport links are excellent being walking distance to Victoria Train station where the Gatwick Express runs from, there is a also a bus terminus and taxi rank there. Access to South London is good via Vauxhall Bridge which is at the end of Vauxhall Bridge Road. There are several theatres also within walking distance and good shopping on Victoria Street. Just over half a mile to the north west finds the major high street of Kings Road Chelsea. Here the area is known for its trendy boutiques and at night for its restaurants and bars. It also mixes the high street with a range of shops and stores including supermarkets and cinemas. Nearest attractions include Westminster Cathedral (0.1 miles), Queens gallery (0.4 miles), St James's park (0.5 miles), Buckingham Palace (0.5 miles), Tate Britain (0.6 miles), Houses of Parliament (0.8 miles) and the London Eye (1.1 miles).
Hotel in Detail:Minutes from Victoria Station the Park Plaza Victoria Hotel offers modern accommodation close to transport links and general tourist amenities. The hotel has a spacious and airy lobby.
All of the guest rooms are contemporary in style and are air-conditioned and have private bathrooms facilities (bath/shower/phone). They feature a working desk, 2 telephone lines with voicemail, modem port, wireless high speed internet access, cable TV with on-demand movies, tea/coffee maker, hairdryer, safe, ironing facilities, radio and wakeup calls. The rooms also offer both American and European power outlets. Bedroom windows can be opened by guest and beds have a duvet and pillow menu.
Executive rooms have additional amenities such as luxury bathrobe and slippers, complimentary bottled water, fruits and chocolates and upgraded bathroom amenities. These rooms also come with access to the executive lounge where guest can take advantage of breakfast, all day refreshments, snacks and drinks at night.
Hotel has 24 hour room service.
Dining Options:JB's Restaurant: 90 seat restaurant and AA award winner. Serves fresh, modern European dishes with background music playing. Excellent wine list accompanies the menu.
Open: 06:30 till 10.00, 18.00 till 23.00.
JB's Bar: 50 seat capacity. Cocktails and a range of drinks including spirits, wines and beers. Sophisticated and relaxing environment. Features live music during midweek evenings.
Open: 11.00 till 23.00.
Wireless Internet access can be picked up in the public areas. Park Plaza Victoria Hotel offers luggage storage facilities. Concierge team to assist guest during their stay. Currency exchange and laundry services. Hotel has a dedicated business centre open weekdays 09.00 till 17.00. Here guests can make use of services such as printing, Computer hire, fax, photocopies and secretarial services.
One of the main features of the Pak Plaza Victoria is its onsite health club, The Fitness Suite. The gymnasium is equipped with free weights, resistance machines and cardio machines. The area also has a sauna and steam room, beauty treatment /massage rooms and private shower and locker rooms.
Open: Weekdays 6:30 till 21.00, Saturday: 10.00 till 18.00 Sunday: 10.00 till 15.00.
In December 2008 the Park Plaza Victoria hotel launched a new outdoor space called 'The Balcony'. With spectacular views out over London the balcony area is connected to two private apartment suites and can accommodate up to 120 guests when standing. The area can be used along with the other 15 function/meeting rooms within the hotel and can be sued for VIP cocktail receptions, barbeques or outdoor buffets.
This is an all no-smoking hotel.
Bedroom Numbers: 299 (includes 12 apartments)
Check-in: 14.00 (2 pm)
Check-out: 12.00 noon
Parking:Private parking is available on site and costs £30 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 Park Plaza chain your closest choices would be:
Riverbank Park Plaza: is 0.9 miles (1.4 km) away, has a guest satisfaction score of 82% and rates start from about £118.
Park Plaza Westminster Bridge: is 1.1 miles (1.8 km) from here, earns a customer rating of 89% and base rates begin at about £151.
Park Plaza County Hall: 1.2 miles (1.9 km), rated at 87% and with rates from around £144.
Park Plaza Waterloo: 1.2 miles (2.0 km), rated at 89% and with rates from around £119.
Compared to other London hotels: This hotel has been rated 83% by past guests. The London average is 80% and the average for 4 star hotels is 82%. Therefore this hotel is above average for its sector (star rating) and for London as a whole. Park Plaza Hotels across the chain average 85% so this hotel is slightly below the guest rating for most Park Plaza hotels.
Below average for a Park Plaza hotel but still a hotel to consider. The hotel remains better rated than most London hotels and additionally ranks above the average guest rating for 4 star hotels.
Milesfaster ranking: 318th from 866 London hotels, 5th of 7 Park Plaza Hotels, and 130th of 328 four star rated hotels.
Another to Consider: Another hotel that is much like the Park Plaza Victoria Hotel and not too far (0.1 miles, 0.1 km) would be the 4 star Doubletree By Hilton Victoria Hotel, where prices begin from around £152 and which has an 81% guest satisfaction rating. The Doubletree By Hilton Victoria Hotel also offers: a gym.Perhaps you would prefer a cheaper option? In that case one to look at is the Grange Rochester Hotel. 0.2 miles away (0.4 km), has scored 75% from former guests where rates start from approximately £62.
Howabout selecting an alternative hotel by its higher guest rating? In that case the 5 Star Goring Hotel may be one too look at. The Goring Hotel is only 0.3 miles (0.5 km) away. The Goring Hotel has a perfect unblemished customer rating 99%, a truly stunning achievement.
Local hotels analysed:The fifty hotels that are closest to this location (239 Vauxhall Bridge Road, SW1 postcode) which we list extend for a 0.8 miles (1.3 km) radius. They are made up of 17 five star hotels (average rating 91%), 14 four star hotels (average rating 86%), 16 three star hotels (average rating 75%) and 3 two star hotels (average rating 69%). Top 4 star hotel is Artist Residence London at 97%. Top rated of the local hotels is 41 Hotel (5 star) at 100%.
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 £193 per night. From a low of £49 at Victoria Inn Hotel (3 Star, 76%) and the highest rates top out at £585 at Lanesborough Hotel London (5 Star, 99%). The following are the averages for each star level: Five Star average: £332, Four Star average: £168, Three Star average: £91 and Two Star average: £73.
Using our in-house algorithm we rank hotels based on guest ratings and weighted for related factors we rank Park Plaza Victoria Hotel 28th (joint) of 50 area hotels and 10th for the 14 four star hotels in the area. We rank the hotel 27th of 50 (7th of 14 four star hotels.) for base rates. We rank this hotel based on rates and also review scores to place it 23rd of 48 of all the closest hotels in terms of value for money (Goring Hotel was top).