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Opposite Hyde Park
This 18-storey London hotel stands on the edge of Hyde Park, offering a breathtaking view and lies a 5-minute walk from Paddington Underground Station; West End theaters and Knightsbridge shopping are less than 1 mile away. The Royal Lancaster London also stands opposite Kensington Gardens - cross the gardens to reach the Royal Albert Hall.
The Royal Lancaster London offers 2 restaurants with splendid park views: Nipa serving authentic Thai cuisine and the super-chic contemporary restaurant Island Grill.
Wireless internet in all rooms
Guestrooms are light and airy with extensive views over Hyde Park or a view of the city skyline; amenities include heated bathroom floors, free Wi-Fi, smart satellite TVs, minibars, and air conditioning.
- Good location
- Proximity to public transit
- Room service
- Helpful staff
- Clean guestrooms
- Comfy beds and overall room comfort
Royal Lancaster London
The hotel owner's passion for Thai culture adds a unique Asian sensibility to both the food and interior décor of the Royal Lancaster London. The hotel's Island Grill restaurant serves hot and cold buffet breakfasts each morning (surcharge), while Nipa Thai serves Thai cuisine for lunch and dinner. 24-hour room service is available.
The 12 Meeting and event facilities include 2 separate conference suites, which can each accommodate more than 1,200 people, and several smaller meeting spaces. The hotel offers complimentary wireless Internet access throughout, a 24-hour fitness facility, and a fireplace in the lobby.
- Concierge services
- Breakfast available (surcharge)
- Airport transportation (surcharge)
- Multilingual staff
- 24-hour front desk
- Express check-out
- Total number of rooms - 411
- Number of floors - 18
- Dry cleaning/laundry service
- Free newspapers in lobby
- Conference space
- Fireplace in lobby
- 24-hour fitness facilities
- Free WiFi
- Express check-in
- Meeting rooms 12
- Luggage storage
- Number of meeting rooms - 10
- Conference center
- Snack bar/deli
- Number of restaurants - 2
- Number of buildings/towers - 1
Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi
- Hypo-allergenic bedding available
- Premium bedding
- In-room climate control (air conditioning)
- Air conditioning
- Daily housekeeping
- Private bathroom
- Free toiletries
- Hair dryer
- Shower only
- Designer toiletries
- Satellite TV service
- Iron/ironing board (on request)
- In-room safe
- Free WiFi
- Room service (24 hours)
- Connecting/adjoining rooms available
Where to Eat
Nipa Thai - Overlooking Hyde Park and Kensington Gardens, this Thai restaurant is open for dinner daily. Décor features intricate teak wood paneling, golden ornamental artifacts, and hand-carved chairs imported from Thailand. The chef and waitstaff are also Thai, as befits the authentic, extensive menu.
The Lounge Bar - With crystal chandeliers and a mixture of Queen Anne and Regency-style furnishings, the large Lounge Bar is a relaxed setting for a light breakfast, afternoon tea, evening cocktails, and a variety of toasted sandwiches and salads throughout the day. 24-hour room service is available.
Island Grill – With crystal chandeliers and a mixture of Queen Anne and Regency-style furnishings, the large Lounge Bar is a relaxed setting for a light breakfast, afternoon tea, evening cocktail, and a variety of toasted sandwiches and salads throughout the day.
24-hour room service is available
Nearby Things to Do
The Royal Lancaster London offers a 24-hour fitness facility, and is across the street from Hyde Park and Kensington Gardens, both popular with joggers all year round, and with sunbathers and picnickers during summer months.
The recreational activities listed below are available near the hotel; fees may apply.
If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.
- Accessible bathroom
Check-in time ends at 2 AM
Check-in time starts at 2 PM
Special check-in instructions:
Check-out time is 11 AM
Children and extra beds
- Children are welcome.
- Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
- Cribs (infant beds) are not available.
- Pets not allowed
You need to know
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
- No onsite parking is available.
- Fee for continental breakfast: GBP 19.50 per person (approximately)
- Airport shuttle fee: GBP 80.00 per person
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We should mention
The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.
Awards & Affiliations
- The property is a member of Preferred Hotels & Resorts.
This establishment has received its official star rating from VisitEngland, the National Tourist Board for England.