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Situated near Hyde Park, in the quiet street Sussex Gardens, the Shaftesbury Hyde Park Hotel offers stylish accommodation in a very green area of London. Situated in several Victorian town house buildings typical of the area, the hotel has contemporary interiors, which are sympathetic to the period surroundings, so you can enjoy traditional style with all modern comforts at your fingertips.
The hotel's 99 guest rooms range from Standard to Suite, which are newly refurbished with tasteful wooden furniture and a wide range of in-room amenities, including coffee and tea making facilities, a digital clock radio, ironing facilities, television with satellite channels, a mini bar and complimentary toiletries. Guests can also enjoy complimentary breakfast and broadband, as well as unusual extras such as mood lighting, a foreign currency exchange, a comprehensive concierge service and multi-lingual staff to ensure you are well looked after from check in to check out. The hotel also encompasses The Premier Restaurant and bar, where you can enjoy British cuisine in relaxed surroundings or knock back a cocktail with other guests and locals, who also frequent the bar.
Nearby Edgware Road offers the culinary delights of London's diverse population and Sherlock Holmes fans can visit a museum dedicated to the extraordinary character in Baker Street. There is a wide range of shops, boutique galleries, bars and restaurants nearby, but the rest of London is easily accessible if guests wish to explore. If you want to eat inside the hotel, breakfasts have been highly praised, as have the hotel's restaurant and bar, and extensive conference facilities for business guests. As its name would suggest, the hotel is also a short walk from Hyde Park; one of London's best picnic spots, where you can enjoy a fascinating range of modern art in the Serpentine Gallery, which commissions a new artist to update their Pavillion every year, and ride the Serpentine Solar Shuttle across the Serpentine lake. The hotel is also close to The Cockpit Theatre, which shows dramas, cabarets and comedies by up and coming writers; The Frontline Club, an exclusive venue, which holds war photography exhibitions and film screenings; and many galleries, such as Lisson and Green Cardamom, where you can see a diverse range of modern and traditional art.
The hotel is located close to Paddington tube and rail station and Lancaster Gate tube, offering easy access to central London and Heathrow airport, as the Express Train leaves from the station and arrives at the airport in about 40 minutes. If you are driving to the hotel, it is situated off the main A4 road, which can be accessed via the M4 and M25; however, guests should note that the hotel is in the congestion charge zone.
The staff are very friendly and have proved to go the extra mile in customer service, offering guests complimentary food if their booking is delayed and room upgrades if guests have been unsatisfied. Alongside a fantastic location, this makes the Shaftesbury Hyde Park Hotel a great choice for your stay.