Blakes Hotel - London

33 Roland Gardens, London, United Kingdom, SW73PF  show map
 5 stars
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Blakes Hotel - London

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

Parking

GBP 70 per day

Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

24-hour security

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

A la carte restaurant

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Spa and relaxation

Reflex massage

Laundry

Self-service laundry

Editorial review:

Blakes Hotel is perfect for traveling incognito. It’s hard to spot a celebrity here. It is comprised of five Victorian houses combined into one which is painted dark green. It has 48 guestrooms that are elegantly decorated, with nice fabrics and antiques and bleached hardwood floors.

Overview

Blakes Hotel boasts stunning positioning at a close distance to Princess Diana, Hyde Park and The London Eye, offering 44 rooms and a courtyard and a rooftop terrace. Since 1900 the hotel has been hosting guests in a 6-story antique building.

Located in a prestigious area close to Gloucester Road subway station as well as a gallery, monuments and a palace in London. The distance between London city center and the property is 4 km.

Within walking distance of Westminster district with a stadium, restaurants and bars.

Blakes Hotel can be reached in 20 minutes by car from London City airport.

Rooms

Offering a speaker phone, satellite television, an in-room safe, a DVD player and a sitting area, non-smoking guestrooms boast a refined interior. Some rooms overlook the garden. Guests can make use of towels, a hairdryer and complimentary toiletries.

Eat & Drink

The sophisticated restaurant serves creative Asian dishes. The hotel invites guests to the Chinese Room And bar to relax with a drink. Offering various dining options, Bumpkin South Kensington and Gourmet Oriental LONDON are about 5-minute walk away.

You can start your day with a continental breakfast, which costs GBP 16 per person per night.  A full english breakfast is served at the price of GBP 23 per person per night. 

Services

Guests can rent cars at the hotel.

Relax

A kids' club, cribs and babysitting are available for children. A fitness center and a gym are provided on-site.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

public parking is possible at a location nearby at GBP 70 per day.

Number of floors:   6.  Number of rooms:   44.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Free parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • VIP check-in/ -out
  • Late check-in
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Wheelchair access
  • 24-hour security
  • Children are welcome
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Currency exchange
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • Executive/club floor
  • Multilingual staff
  • Smoke detectors

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center

Services

  • Paid valet parking
  • Valet parking
  • 24-hour room service
  • Car rental
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Newspaper service

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Bar/ Lounge area
  • Catering service

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Computer rental
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • Babysitting/Child services
  • Kids club

Leisure facilities

  • Entertainment
  • Garden area
  • Reflex massage

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • In-room air conditioning
  • Heating
  • VIP room facilities
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Connecting rooms
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Bottled water
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Bathtub
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Slippers

Self-catering

  • Espresso maker

Bedroom

  • Premium bedding

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • DVD player
  • Direct dial telephone
  • CD player
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Policies

Check-in

  • from  3 pm

Check-out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

Pets

  • Pets are allowed on request.

How to reach hotel

hotel Blakes Hotel - London London location
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Hotel Address:

33 Roland Gardens, London, United Kingdom, SW73PF

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City Center
  • London
    2.5 mi
Airports
Train Stations
  • Victoria Station
    1.7 mi
  • Victoria Train Station
    1.7 mi
Underground stations
  • South Kensington
    2700 ft
  • Gloucester Road
    2300 ft
  • Bus stop
    2000 ft
Restaurants
  • Blakes Hotel Restaurant (cuisine: European)
    0 ft
  • McDonald's (cuisine: American)
    700 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of floors:
    6
  • Number of rooms:
    44

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Rooms and availability

Blakes photos Room
Luxury Double Room
Bed type: Double bed or 1 King-size bed or 1 Queen-size bed
Size: 270 sq. feet
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  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Air conditioning
  • Private bathroom
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Luxury room consists of one King size bed, complimentary Wi-Fi and all facilities. The size of this room is 22-25 m2.

Room facilities
    Double Room
    Bed type: Double bed
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    • Free Wi-Fi
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    This room is modern and includes a King size bed, complimentary Wi-Fi and is 25-30 m2.

    Room facilities
      Blakes photos Exterior Hotel information
      Luxury Suite
      Bed type: Double bed
      Size: 435 sq. feet
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      • Free Wi-Fi
      • Air conditioning
      • Shower
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      This suite is individually designed and includes complimentary Wi-Fi and bathroom facilities. The size of this suite is 35-40 m2.

      Room facilities
        Corfu Suite
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        Individually designed room includes a King size bed and complimentary Wi-Fi. The size of this suite is 35 m2.

        Suite
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        This suite features a King size bed, complimentary Wi-Fi and is 55 m2 in size.

        How to reach hotel

        hotel Blakes Hotel - London London location
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        Hotel Address:

        33 Roland Gardens, London, United Kingdom, SW73PF

        Get directions
        City Center
        • London
          2.5 mi
        Airports
        Train Stations
        • Victoria Station
          1.7 mi
        • Victoria Train Station
          1.7 mi
        Underground stations
        • South Kensington
          2700 ft
        • Gloucester Road
          2300 ft
        • Bus stop
          2000 ft
        Restaurants
        • Blakes Hotel Restaurant (cuisine: European)
          0 ft
        • McDonald's (cuisine: American)
          700 ft
        Hotel information
        • Check-in:
          from  3 pm
        • Check-out:
          until  12 pm
        • Number of floors:
          6
        • Number of rooms:
          44

        Hotel Awards

        UKHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedLondonBlakes

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        What's nearby

        Tourist attractions

        • Campbell's Art Gallery - 2300 ft

        Places of interest

        • Saint Yeghiche America Church - 400 ft
        • St Augustine's Church, Kensington - 1400 ft
        • The Harrington Club - 1700 ft
        • Ismaili Centre - 2300 ft
        • Saint Stephens Church - 2300 ft
        • Raffles Townhouse & Night Club - 2300 ft

        Convention centers

        • Institut français du Royaume-Un - 2000 ft

        Shopping areas

        Amusement

        • Cineworld - 700 ft
        • Cinema Lumiere - 2000 ft
        • The Mediatheque - 2000 ft

        Museums

        • The Dana Centre - 2300 ft
        • Natural History Museum - 2300 ft

        Universities, Institutes

        • Chelsea and Westminster Hospital - 1700 ft

        Business areas

        Galleries

        • R B S Gallery - 700 ft

        Underground stations

        Public parking

        Local attractions

        • Harrods - 1.0 mi
          87-135 Brompton Road, London
        • Princess Diana/Dodi Fayed Memorial - 1.0 mi
          Harrods, Knightsbridge, London
        • Diana Princess of Wales Memorial Fountain - 1.1 mi
          Hyde Park, London
        • Ripley's Believe It or Not! - 1.0 mi
          The London Pavilion, London
        • Kensington Palace - 1.1 mi
          The Broad Walk, London

        Near the hotel

        • Natural History Museum - 2500 ft
          Cromwell Road, London
        • Victoria and Albert Museum - 3400 ft
          Cromwell Road, London
        • Brompton Oratory - 3000 ft
          Thurloe Place, London
        • Science Museum - 3500 ft
          Exhibition Road, London
        • Baden-Powell House - 2300 ft
          65-67 Queens Gate, London
        • Chelsea - 2600 ft
          LondonEngland
        • Tardis Police Box - 3100 ft
          236 Earls Court Road, London

        Restaurants nearby

        • Blakes Hotel Restaurant - 0 ft

          Address: 33 Roland Gardens
          Phone: 0871 3328653

          72% likes this, based on 51 reviews
          Cuisine: European
          Price Range: USD 10 - USD 57

        • Bistro K - 800 ft

          Address: 117 - 119 Old Brompton Road
          Phone: 020 7373 7774

          50% likes this, based on 16 reviews
          Cuisine: French
          Price Range: USD 22 - USD 66

        • Kosmopol - 800 ft

          Address: 138 Fulham Road
          Phone: 020 7373 6368

          81% likes this, based on 8 reviews
          Price Range: USD 0 - USD 38

        • McDonald's - 700 ft

          Address: Boland House

          Cuisine: American

        • Bumpkin South Kensington - 1000 ft

          Address: 102 Old Brompton Road
          Phone: 020 7341 0802

          65% likes this, based on 264 reviews
          Cuisine: British
          Price Range: USD 0 - USD 30

        Hotel information
        • Check-in:
          from  3 pm
        • Check-out:
          until  12 pm
        • Number of floors:
          6
        • Number of rooms:
          44

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        Blakes Reviews

        Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Blakes

        Average guest rating

        7.4out of 10
        Very good
        Based on 20 reviews

        Rating by category:

        Rooms
        10.0
        Service
        10.0

        Guest reviews

        • Older travelers
          6.6

          The staff are attentive, the location is great and the decor is interesting

          Some of thwe furniture is looking tired and the dark lighting is irritating

        • Older travelers
          5.0

          not very much at all

          Disgusting vastly overpriced food. Cluttered unwelcoming reception. Gloomy decor poor lighting, hard bed.

        • Older travelers
          4.6

          The staff tried to be considerate

          The superior king size room was 8x8. Much too small for two people. Most of the rooms are in need of repair and they are doing this, but except for the suites the rooms are ridiculously small and expensive for what you got. .

        • Single
          7.4

          Nice ambiance, food was good quality, staff were helpful and friendly

        • Older travelers
          9.2

          Very special: atmosphere, design, service...for special moments

          some of the beautiful furniture and design needs to be refurbished

        • Couple
          6.0

          Style

          Really noisy woken up by builders drillimg at 8am still going on when we left no chance a lie in !Not forwarned when we booked or checked in .If I had know would of stayed somewhere else.when mentioned on check out told would get up grade next time I dont know if I wouild stay there again

        • Single
          3.8

          Liked the concept as read on their website. Liked the out of the way location yet in S. Ken.

          Staff was cold and did not have a personality. Was not friendly. Welcome drink never arrived. Bathroom was marble and cold. Rain shower head was so high up on the top of the ceiling and the bathroom was so cold by the time the water hit my head it was cold. I chose a small room (only me) but far too small, no room for my suitcase, but fully booked so I could not mover rooms. Thin walls, could here people in and out of elevator. Could hear room service knocking on neighbor doors. Sheets were scratchy and there was a thin covering, not even a duvet. Hair dryer did not plug in bathroom, only room and no mirror to dry my hair. No full length mirror except in elevator! Asked to see other rooms for future, told could not choose, staff never asked how was my stay.

        • Older travelers
          5.8

          The bed was very comfortable.

          There was nowhere to sit with a mirror to do make up. There was no plug sockets close enough to dry hair and see in a mirror, we had to ask housekeeping to find an extension lead. The lighting was far too dim. Appreciate that this gave a romantic ambiance but hopeless for getting ready to go out in the evening.

        How to reach hotel

        hotel Blakes Hotel - London London location
        Show big map »

        Hotel Address:

        33 Roland Gardens, London, United Kingdom, SW73PF

        Get directions
        City Center
        • London
          2.5 mi
        Airports
        Train Stations
        • Victoria Station
          1.7 mi
        • Victoria Train Station
          1.7 mi
        Underground stations
        • South Kensington
          2700 ft
        • Gloucester Road
          2300 ft
        • Bus stop
          2000 ft
        Restaurants
        • Blakes Hotel Restaurant (cuisine: European)
          0 ft
        • McDonald's (cuisine: American)
          700 ft
        Hotel information
        • Check-in:
          from  3 pm
        • Check-out:
          until  12 pm
        • Number of floors:
          6
        • Number of rooms:
          44

        Hotel Awards

        UKHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedLondonBlakes

        According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
        Best Luxury Hotels in United Kingdom

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