Hotel Vicinity:Nearest: Tube & Railway Station: London Victoria 0.4 miles (0.6 km), DLR Station: Tower Gateway 3.4 miles (5.5 km), Motorway: M4 Junction 1 5.7 miles (9.2 km). The Windermere Hotel is centrally located in Pimlico close to Victoria station which has a direct train service to Gatwick Airport (Gatwick Express). Warwick Way itself has a good selection of shops and cafes while its just 3/4 of a mile to the wonderful shopping to be found on Kings Road, Chelsea and Sloane Street. Other nearby attractions include Westminster Cathedral (0.5 miles), Queens Gallery (0.7 miles), Buckingham Palace (0.8 miles), Tate Britain (0.8 miles), Westminster Abbey (1 mile), Houses of Parliament (1.1 mile), London Aquarium (1.4 Miles) and the London Eye (Millennium Wheel) (1.5 miles).
Hotel in Detail:The Windermere Hotel offers an intimate sized family run hotel with charm and character and providing guests with a relaxed and friendly atmosphere in central London. First built in 1857 and formed from two separate Victorian Houses. The hotel enjoys a large number of returning guests who enjoy its personal service.
Bedrooms are individually decorated, are en-suite (toiletries supplied) and have a traditional style. Amenities include satellite television (news and sports channels), in-room safe, hairdryer, hospitality tray and direct dial telephone with a separate modem point.
Wireless internet facilities are available for video conferencing. Limited hours room service.
Onsite is the licensed Brasserie restaurant and bar which serves contemporary British and European cuisine. Breakfast is served 7.00 till 9.00. Dinner is served 17.00 till 23.00.
The hotel offers a 24 hour front desk with free newspapers and concierge services. The hotel is no-smoking throughout. Complimentary WiFi in public areas. Lounge area with TV. Hotel offers luggage storage.
Bedroom Numbers: 22 / 5 floors
Check-in: 14.00 (2 pm)
Check-out: 11.00 am
Parking:Public parking is available in close proximity to the hotel and costs £25 per day.
Internet:Complimentary wireless internet access throughout.
Compared to other London hotels: This hotel has been rated 89% 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.
Milesfaster ranking: 232nd from 866 London hotels, and 86th of 328 four star rated hotels.
Another to Consider: Another hotel that is much like the Windermere Hotel - Victoria and not too far (0.1 miles, 0.2 km) would be the 4 star Royal Park Hotel, where prices begin from around £152 and which has a 90% guest satisfaction rating. The Royal Park Hotel also offers: free WiFi.For somewhere with lower starting rates try the Park Grand Lancaster Gate. 0.2 miles from here (0.4 km), gaining a satisfaction rating of 88% from its past guests and the hotels starting rates begin at about £108.
Prefer a tried and tested hotel close by judged by its guests ratings? We think the 5 Star The Arch Hotel stands out in that regard, it's only 0.7 miles (1.1 km) from here. The Arch 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 (142-144 Warwick Way, SW1 postcode) that we list cover a 0.9 miles (1.4 km) radius. They include 16 five star hotels (average rating 91%), 15 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%. Of the local hotels the highest rated is 41 Hotel (5 star) at 100%.
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.
Of the nearest fifty hotels we have base rates for 49 of them. The average starting rates for the surrounding area are around £182 per night. They range from a low of £49 at Victoria Inn Hotel (3 Star, 76%) to a high of £585 at Lanesborough Hotel London (5 Star, 99%). The breakdown by star rating shows the following averages: Five Star average: £295, Four Star average: £168, Three Star average: £91 and Two Star average: £73.
Our in-house ranking based on guest ratings but adjusted for influencing factors ranks Windermere Hotel - Victoria 15th (joint) of the 50 local hotels and 5th (joint) for the 15 four star hotels in the area. For base rates the hotel ranks 20th of 49 (3rd of 15 four star hotels.). Taking into consideration both rates and guest ratings we rank this hotel 11th of 47 of the local hotels in terms of value for money (Goring Hotel was top).
Check-in: 14.00 (2 pm)
Check-out: 11.00 am
Guest Accommodation of the Year for London 2013 in AA awards
winner of the Visit London Tourism Awards 2003 and London Tourism Awards B&B of the Year 2000 Finalist