This is an excellent choice for those looking for a contemporary style hotel in a central location, offering very good value for money. ## Location The hotel is located in the Bayswater area north of Hyde Park and within walking distance of Kensington Gardens. Paddington and Lancaster Gate are the nearest stations. ## Distance 15 kms to the airport (london heathrow airport) 50 kms to the airport (london gatwick airport) 5 minute walk to the nearest metro station (paddington) 1 km to the nearest station (paddington) 5 minute walk to the nearest bus stop 4 km to the nearest fair site (earls court) ## Rooms The rooms are small and face the front of the building, some in duplex style.The furniture, in keeping with the general style of the hotel is very contemporary and stylish. There are several Japanese touches in the bedrooms,including modern prints.The color schemes vary but most are decorated in fashionable cream and gold. Bathrooms are small but in very good condition. ## Restaurant The large breakfast room is bright and airy. Some casual seating is also available for guests to relax. There is a small garden adjacent which may be used in the summer months. ## Exterior The hotel has been converted from a terrace of Victorian townhouses, typical in this area of the city, and the entrance is covered by a small porch supported by neo-classical columns. ## Lobby The lobby is medium in contemporary style with a mahogany reception desk. The marble floors and cream walls are very bright, giving the lobby a fresh atmosphere. Casual seating is available for guests.