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"Cheap prices given the central location, just remember its a CHEAP hotel, don't expect too much"
If you are in London for sightseeing, shopping or entertainment, the budget priced Whiteleaf Hotel is very well placed with plenty to do on the doorstep and is also close to tube stations. Just a minute’s walk away is the open space formed by Royal Parks of Hyde Park and Kensington Gardens. There you can walk around the Serpentine lake – or even hire a boat – visit the Serpentine Gallery, go horse riding, see the memorial to Princess Diana and visit Kensington Palace.
Hyde Park stages music concerts including the successful 2012 Olympics Triathlon and Open Water Swimming events. Queensway, with cafés, ethnic restaurants, bars and shops, is just around the corner from the hotel.
Whiteleys Shopping Centre, which has a bowling alley, cinema and other entertainment, is 0.2 miles away. In Notting Hill, 0.7 to the west, you will find fashionable shops and the Gate Theatre. Portobello Road, which runs north west of the hotel, has antique shops and Portobello Market.
The Museum of Brands is 0.8 miles from the hotel. The Royal Albert Hall is a mile away across Kensington Gardens. There are cafes, restaurants, local shops, pubs and nightlife right on the hotel’s doorstep. Famous London attractions such as Piccadilly Circus, Buckingham Palace, Oxford Street, Regent Street, Marble Arch and Speakers’ Corner are a short bus or tube ride away, or can be reached on foot if you enjoy walking through the streets and green spaces of London.
With low-priced budget room rates, guest bedrooms at the Whiteleaf Hotel are reasonably decorated and furnished. There are single bedrooms, doubles, twins, triples and quadruples to accommodate the single travellers and nearly any size of group. The rooms include comfortable beds, a television, a hairdryer, a direct dial phone, tea and coffee-making facilities and a trouser press. There is free Wi-Fi internet access in all rooms.
The hotel has a 24-hour reception desk, a TV lounge and a left-luggage store. Staff at the hotel aim to make guests feel at home and are happy to answer questions. They can suggest things to do in London and place worth seeing.
There is a restaurant open all day offering Indian cuisine including such classics as chicken tikka masala and chicken korma as well as vegetarian options including lentil curry and vegetable biryani. There are 20 dishes on the menu each day and a Grand Buffet and Vegetarian Buffet are available at a set low price.
This good tourist class hotel is just 0.1 miles from Bayswater Underground station, serving the District and Circle Lines. Queensway Underground station, on the Central Line, is 0.2 miles away.
Paddington mainline railway station is 0.8 miles away and has frequent, fast trains to Heathrow Airport as well as trains to Wales and the west of England. It also connects with the Underground, serving the Bakerloo, Hammersmith & City, District and Circle lines.
If you arrive in London on the Eurostar at St Pancras International you can connect with the Circle Line. Gatwick, London City Airport, Luton Airport and Stansted Airport are all within 45 minutes of Central London by train. Stations in the area are in Travelcard Zone 1.
If you drive to London, the M25, M4 and M40 motorways are an easy journey from the hotel. The area is outside the London Congestion Charge Zone for cars and the NCP Queensway Car Park is a two-minute walk away.