Metro Hotel - London

7 Craven Garden, Hyde Park, London, United Kingdom, W2 3BP  show map
 2 stars
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Metro Hotel - London

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

Parking
Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour reception

Shuttle

Paid airport shuttle

Kitchen facilities

Refrigerator

Breakfast

In-room breakfast

Facilities for kids

Paid cribs/ Baby cots (on request)

Overview

Metro Hotel is a 2-star excellent property offering a modern accommodation steps away from Victoria and Albert Museum, Royal Albert Hall and British Museum. Renovated in 2005, the hotel features traditional architecture.

The hotel is in the great location just near Lancaster Gate subway station. Guests can get to London city center, which is 4 km away.

Quick access to a zoo, restaurants and cafés is provided.

Paddington train station is 10 minutes' walking distance from the hotel. The hotel lies within 20 km of London City airport.

Rooms

Metro Hotel offers 14 guestrooms appointed with an iron with ironing board, a safe, individual climate control, cable TV with on-demand movies and a personal computer with all the sights of London within easy access. In-room self-catering facilities include a fridge, coffee/tea makers and a dishwasher.

Eat & Drink

Metro Hotel is placed in Newham district, within a 5-minute walk of the wine bar Villa Rosa.

Services

Guests at Metro Hotel are offered to use a luggage storage and a safe deposit box as well as ironing service and 24-hour reception.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the hotel rooms for free.

Guest Parking

No parking available.

Number of rooms:   14.

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Facilities

General

  • No smoking on site
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in
  • No pets allowed
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Tours/Ticket assistance

Dining facilities

  • In-room breakfast

Meeting facilities

  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Paid cribs/ Baby cots (on request)

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Living room
  • Dressing area
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Hair dryer
  • Room toiletries

Self-catering

  • Refrigerator

Bedroom

  • Pillow top mattress

Media

  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Telephone
  • CD player
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Policies

Check-in

  • from  2 pm

Check-out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 4 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

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Hotel Address:

7 Craven Garden, Hyde Park, London, United Kingdom, W2 3BP

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City Center
  • London
    2.2 mi
Airports
Train Stations
  • Paddington Station
    700 ft
Underground stations
  • Paddington (Circle & Bakerloo)
    1400 ft
  • Lancaster Gate
    1400 ft
  • Bus stop
    4300 ft
Restaurants
  • Il Gusto (cuisine: Italian)
    100 ft
  • Villa Rosa
    100 ft
Parks
  • Paddington Green and St. Mary's Churchyard
    2100 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of rooms:
    14

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Rooms and availability

Metro Hotel photos Room Double Room
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Bed type: Double bed or 1 Single bed
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Room facilities
    Metro Hotel photos Room Double Room
    Shared Bathroom Double Room
    Bed type: Double bed
    Size: 90 sq. feet
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      Triple Room
      Bed type: Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons
      Size: 110 sq. feet
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        Quadruple Room
        Bed type: Sleeping arrangements for 4 persons or 1 Double bed and 2 Single beds
        Size: 110 sq. feet
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          How to reach hotel

          hotel Metro Hotel - London London location
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          Hotel Address:

          7 Craven Garden, Hyde Park, London, United Kingdom, W2 3BP

          Get directions
          City Center
          • London
            2.2 mi
          Airports
          Train Stations
          • Paddington Station
            700 ft
          Underground stations
          • Paddington (Circle & Bakerloo)
            1400 ft
          • Lancaster Gate
            1400 ft
          • Bus stop
            4300 ft
          Restaurants
          • Il Gusto (cuisine: Italian)
            100 ft
          • Villa Rosa
            100 ft
          Parks
          • Paddington Green and St. Mary's Churchyard
            2100 ft
          Hotel information
          • Check-in:
            from  2 pm
          • Check-out:
            until  12 pm
          • Number of rooms:
            14

          Hotel Awards

          UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedLondonMetro Hotel

          According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
          Hotels Recommended by Guests in United Kingdom

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          Metro Hotel Location

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          What's nearby

          Tourist attractions

          • Bayswater - 700 ft
          • Indar Pasricha Fine Arts - 2000 ft

          Places of interest

          • Cleveland Square & Gardens - 1400 ft
          • A London Folly - 1700 ft
          • The Windsor Castle - 2700 ft

          Train stations

          Amusement

          • The Reel Time - 2000 ft
          • Quicksilver - 2300 ft

          Museums

          • Alexander Fleming Laboratory Museum - 400 ft

          Parks

          Galleries

          • The Park Gallery - 2000 ft
          • Light Gallery - 2300 ft
          • Mark Gallery - 2300 ft

          Underground stations

          • Lancaster Gate - 1000 ft
          • Paddington (H&C) - 1000 ft
          • Paddington (Circle & Bakerloo) - 1000 ft

          Local attractions

          • Madame Tussauds London - 1.1 mi
            Marylebone Road, London
          • Sherlock Holmes Museum - 5300 ft
            221B Baker Street, London
          • Museum of Brands, Packaging and Advertising - 1.0 mi
            2 Colville Mews, London
          • MCC Cricket Museum - 5200 ft
            Lords Ground, London
          • Lord's Cricket Ground - 1.0 mi
            London NW8 8QNEngland

          Near the hotel

          • Alexander Fleming Laboratory Museum - 1000 ft
            St Mary's Hospital, London
          • Paddington Green and St. Mary's Churchyard - 2100 ft
            Church Yard Walk, London
          • Grosvenor Victoria Casino - 2600 ft
            150 - 162 Edgeware Road, London
          • Little Venice - 2900 ft
            Regent's park, London
          • Rolling Bridge - 1700 ft
            Paddington Basin, London
          • Kensington Gardens - 2600 ft
            The Magazine Storeyard, London
          • Regents Canal - 2800 ft
            42 Blomfield Road, London

          Restaurants nearby

          • Il Gusto - 100 ft

            Address: 11 Craven Road
            Phone: 020 7402 2111

            Cuisine: Italian

          • Bizzarro - 200 ft

            Address: 18-22 Craven Rd
            Phone: (020)-7723-6029

            63% likes this, based on 165 reviews
            Cuisine: Italian

          • Gyngleboy - 100 ft

            Address: 27 Spring Street
            Phone: +44 2077233351

            51% likes this, based on 33 reviews
            Cuisine: European, British

          • Villa Rosa - 100 ft

            Address: 9 Craven Rd
            Phone: +44 20 74022995‎

            75% likes this, based on 89 reviews

          • Yo! Sushi - Paddington Station - 200 ft

            Address: Unit 7 The Lawn, Paddington Station
            Phone: 0207 262 7408

            Cuisine: Japanese
            Price Range: USD 13 - USD 34

          Hotel information
          • Check-in:
            from  2 pm
          • Check-out:
            until  12 pm
          • Number of rooms:
            14

          Hotel Awards

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          Metro Hotel Reviews

          Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Metro Hotel

          Average guest rating

          5.8out of 10
          Guest rating
          Based on 158 reviews

          Guest reviews

          • Family with children
            9.2

            Peter, the staff there was very kind and helpful to help me brung my heavy baggage up and down stairs when he knew that I have hurt my back and was alone with my daughter. Also, the hotel room and facilities are very clean and tidy!

            The stairs are narrow and long, the room was smaller than I expected, could harderlt move around after getting into the room with the baggage

          • Couple
            4.2

            No more than a hundred metres from paddington station, no need to mess with the luggage on the tube if you arrive to heathrow. This is all.

            Room extremely small. I had read the comments before booking and thus knew that it would be small, but I thought I wouldn't really care how big it was, since we were only staying one night. Well, I was wrong. Our luggage didn't even fit in the room, in which you cannot move if you are not alone. The only way to open our baggage was to put it on the bed, but then of course, you have to get off the bed, but you cannot go anywhere. There is not enough room to open the bathroom door. Believe me, the dimensions of the room are highly depressive. In addition, the room itself was not very clean, though the cleanliness of the bathroom (which I am usually fussy about) was ok. All in all, this is not a good hotel and it is pretty much overpriced.

          • Couple
            6.2

            location was great from paddington station and hyde park

            access was in between a pub and a cafe, and a very claustrophobic room and lots of flights of stairs no lift and room not very clean.

          • Older travelers
            5.8

            The room although small was clean. The bed was comfortable. The bathroom was clean and well equiped with a nice shower. The receptionist/manager was a very pleasant young man.

            The hotel staff amounted to one person who seemed to do everything, they need at least another person. When we arrived at about 5pm the front door was locked with a notice "back in 15 mins" on it. We went to the pub next door for a drink and returned in 30 mins, by which time the hotel was open. The receptionist/manager explained that he had to go and get something for another hotel (perhaps he runs more than one?). Clearly understaffing is a problem.

          • Family with children
            5.8

            Location

            Small room, small bed - would not be appropriate for travellers who like personal space !!!

          • Couple
            8.2

            It's a very nice and quite hotel with very friendly staff... would definitley book there when i go to london again..

          • Couple
            7.4

            Location very handy for central London. Staff helpful and friendly.

            Room small and some noise from nearby road.

          • Group of friends
            7.0

            Exelent location, the staff was very friendly.

            The price was quiet high!

          • Couple
            10.0

            I was very impressed with the quality of the room. It was very clean and comfortable. Even the shared bathroom was kept in spotless condition. Staff were really friendly and very helpful. The location was perfect..in the centre of london. Was very happy with my stay there. Would definitely recommend this hotel! It is ideal for anyone looking to stay away for business as well as leisure.

          • Group of friends
            6.6

            The Hotel is really in the Center of London.

            In upper rooms you dont have wifi, so you have to go downstairs.

          • Group of friends
            9.2

            Myself and a friend of mine used the hotel to have a night out in central London. And to be honest the hotel was just goin to be somewhere to go to sleep! I was pleasantly surprised to see that it was literally across the road from Paddington station so the possibility to travel anywhere in London is on your doorstep. The service was very good, we said yes to the continental breakfast which was very nice with a range of cakes, biscuits and pastries which was a good start to the morning! The room itself was very nice with an above average ensuite bathroom free-view tv and tea and coffee! I very much enjoyed my stay and would recomend the hotel to anyone wanted to stay in London on a budget.

          • Couple
            7.0

            We were transferred at no additional cost to a sister hotel around the corner called Tony's place, which was actually a nicer location. We were assisted with our baggage up 4 flights of stairs and the staff were very accommodating.

            No real complaints but the room was quite small. the bathroom was definitely compact measuring 5 feet by 4 feet, but it was clean and en suite

          • Older travelers
            3.8

            There is no good service that I can mentioned as "like" when staying in this Metro Hotel.

            There is no Hotel lift cater for guest that needs to transport heavy luggages up/down the room on all level from ground to 7th floor. "English breakfast" was not served in proper way, left outside doorway which only consist small size of 1 bun, 1 cupcake, 1 croissant and 1 small packet of orange juice and yogurt. Bed size was very small for double sharing room, TV set was not in good condition whereby some colour of images are out and sound was not clear. Room ventilation was not design to circulate fresh air into the room, causing still and warm air trapped in the room. Lastly, Hotel staff was not very friendly to guests.

          • Single
            3.2

            The only positive thing was the location. So you can get away from it quickly as its close to paddington station if your unlucky enough to stay there.

            Bed bugs! The room window couldn't be locked so could be accessed from the roof. They put in some screws to lock it, but then you couldn't open it and it was hot inside the room. Breakfast is a breadroll, crackers and cheese and yogurt and some biscuits left outside your door. To enter you have to climb up a narrow set of stairs. Sometimes the only guy on reception would pop out for a few minutes for you have to wait. But the worst thing was the beds have bed bugs. Will never stay there again. Was overpriced for what is was.

          • Group of friends
            8.8

            It was clean, staff was friendly, breakfast was brought right to your room. It was perfect for a few young friends traveling on a budget. Rooms are small but if you're just looking for a good place to sleep while exploring London, this is perfect. Also right next to tube station!

            Not many complaints. Just know there is no elevator.

          How to reach hotel

          hotel Metro Hotel - London London location
          Show big map »

          Hotel Address:

          7 Craven Garden, Hyde Park, London, United Kingdom, W2 3BP

          Get directions
          City Center
          • London
            2.2 mi
          Airports
          Train Stations
          • Paddington Station
            700 ft
          Underground stations
          • Paddington (Circle & Bakerloo)
            1400 ft
          • Lancaster Gate
            1400 ft
          • Bus stop
            4300 ft
          Restaurants
          • Il Gusto (cuisine: Italian)
            100 ft
          • Villa Rosa
            100 ft
          Parks
          • Paddington Green and St. Mary's Churchyard
            2100 ft
          Hotel information
          • Check-in:
            from  2 pm
          • Check-out:
            until  12 pm
          • Number of rooms:
            14

          Hotel Awards

          UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedLondonMetro Hotel

          According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
          Hotels Recommended by Guests in United Kingdom

          Use Badge