This hotel is situated some 100 m from Paddington station within 1 km of Madame Tussaud's and 2 km from famous Oxford Street. Edgware Road underground station also lies just a stone's throw away whilst the nearest links to the public transport network are 100 m away. Many of London's top sights as well as a diverse range of shops, restaurants, bars, pubs, cafés and further entertainment venues may easily be reached by making use of the good-value public transport or by car.||Built in the year 1978 and renovated 2000, this 23-storey hotel comprises a total of 1,054 rooms of which 20 are suites and 6 are apartments. Amongst the facilities at this fully air-conditioned hotel are a lobby with a 24-hour reception desk, a safe, a currency exchange facility, a cloakroom, lift access and a café in addition to a hairdressing salon, a bar, a TV room and an à la carte restaurant with highchairs for infants. Rounding off the facilities are a public Internet terminal, room and laundry services as well as a car park and a garage for those arriving at the hotel by car.||The welcoming rooms each come with a bathroom with shower, a hairdryer, a direct dial telephone, satellite/cable TV, Internet access, a minibar/ fridge, tea and coffee making facilities, tiling, carpeting, central heating and a safe as standard.||Leisure options include an indoor swimming pool, a sauna, and a steam room where guests may relax. Sports enthusiasts may pay a visit to the in-house gym.||Guests may select their breakfast from an ample buffet.