The Windermere Hotel - London

142 To 144 Warwick Way, Victoria, London, United Kingdom, SW1V 4JE  show map
 4 stars
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The Windermere Hotel - London

Wi-Fi
Parking

GBP 25 per day

Luggage storage
24-hour

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

A la carte restaurant

Welcome drink

Shuttle

Paid airport shuttle

Laundry

Self-service laundry

TV

Flat-screen TV

Editorial review:

The award-winning Windermere Hotel is small, with 20 rooms, but the rooms are individually decorated in a spotless white mid Victorian town home. There’s a reasonably priced restaurant on the site called the Pimlico Room.

Verified Reviews:

  • Cute hotel - Very friendly staff - Room is small - Breakfast was very good
  • Complimentary breakfast and the pimlico room restaurant are great - Free wireless internet
  • Room service was great - Staff was not interested or helpful - Location was perfect - Parking would be a problem
  • Wonderful meals - 10 minute stroll to victoria rail station - Free wireless internet service
  • Room served our needs nicely - Staff were helpful - Breakfast was delicious

Overview

The comfortable The Windermere Hotel accommodates guests in a historic area of London. Founded in 1857, the hotel underwent a renovation in 2012.

The hotel lies 1250 meters away from Tate Britain and 1300 meters from Buckingham Palace. The property is in a 20-minute walk to London city center.

This hotel is placed in Camden district, known for historic sites, a palace and a theater.

The hotel is walking distance from Sloane Square subway station and Victoria train station. It takes around 20 minutes' drive to get to London City airport, which is 15 km away.

Rooms

Designer rooms feature free Wi-Fi, a minibar, climate control, multi-channel TV and a trouser press. Guests can make use of private bathrooms with a bathtub, a hairdryer and a shower cap.

Eat & Drink

The onsite restaurant specializes in British cuisine. Kye's and Bistrot On The Square offer an assortment of dishes within 150 meters of the property.

Services

Business guests will appreciate computer equipment, a meeting room and a copier available 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 25 per day.

Year renovated:   2012.  Number of rooms:   20.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • No pets allowed
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Multilingual staff

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Paid city shuttle
  • 24-hour room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Bicycle rental
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Doctor on call
  • Newspaper service
  • Welcome drink

Dining facilities

  • In-room breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Bar/ Lounge area

Meeting facilities

  • Meeting room
  • Computer rental
  • Fax/Photocopying

Leisure facilities

  • Television in lobby
  • Library

Room view

  • City view

Room facilities

  • In-room air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Dressing area
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Bottled water
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Room toiletries

Self-catering

  • Electric kettle

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor
  • Blackout curtains

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 2 pm FREE
Check-out until 11 am FREE

Children and extra beds

All children
0 - 1 year
Existing bedding FREE
Crib FREE
Maximum capacity of cribs and extra beds depends on the room you book. Please check room details before you make a reservation.

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

142 To 144 Warwick Way, Victoria, London, United Kingdom, SW1V 4JE

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City Center
  • London
    1.1 mi
Airports
Train Stations
  • Victoria Station
    2000 ft
  • Victoria Train Station
    2000 ft
Underground stations
  • Victoria
    2300 ft
  • Victoria Underground Station
    2000 ft
  • Bus stop
    1000 ft
Restaurants
  • Kye's (cuisine: British)
    400 ft
  • Sri Suwoon (cuisine: Thai)
    500 ft
Beaches
  • Shell Beach
    1.5 mi
  • Rushy Bay
    1.5 mi
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2012
  • Number of rooms:
    20

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Rooms and availability

The Windermere Hotel photos Room
Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Fan
  • Carpeted floor
  • Telephone
  • Entire unit located on ground floor
  • Laptop safe box
  • Trash cans
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Shower cap
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Bottled water
  • Chocolate or cookies
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Universal AC/DC adapters
  • Socket near the bed
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
The Windermere Hotel photos Room
Family Room
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Fan
  • Carpeted floor
  • Telephone
  • Upper floors accessible by lift
  • Laptop safe box
  • Trash cans
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Shower cap
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Bottled water
  • Chocolate or cookies
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Universal AC/DC adapters
  • Socket near the bed
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Superior Twin Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds or 1 King-size bed, 2 Single beds

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Room Description:

Superior|Superior Twin Room 2 Twin Beds (or 1 king bed on request)

The Windermere Hotel Location

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What's nearby

Tourist attractions

  • Eleven Fine Art1000 ft
  • The Queens Gallery1000 ft
  • Ahuan1000 ft

Places of interest

  • Orange Square1400 ft
  • Chelsea Flower Show2000 ft
  • St Mary's Church, Bourne Street2000 ft

Train stations

Amusement

  • Rileys American Pool & Snooker Club1000 ft
  • Riley Snooker Club1000 ft
  • Play 2 Win2000 ft

Monuments and Landmarks

Parks

  • Park, Ebury Square1000 ft

Theaters

Food and meals

  • Pacha London2000 ft

Underground stations

Local attractions

  • Westminster Abbey5200 ft
    Broad Sanctuary, London
  • Harrods5300 ft
    87-135 Brompton Road, London
  • Houses of Parliament1.1 mi
    Westminster, London
  • St. James's Park5300 ft
    Horse Guards Road, London
  • Churchill War Rooms1.1 mi
    Clive Steps, London

Near the hotel

  • The Fire Brigade Museum800 ft
    Winchester House, London
  • Pimlico2200 ft
    LondonEngland
  • Westminster Cathedral2600 ft
    42 Francis Street, London
  • Sloane Square3000 ft
    LondonEngland
  • Queen's Gallery1700 ft
    Buckingham Palace Road, London
  • Vauxhall Bridge2300 ft
    LondonEngland
  • Chelsea Bridge2700 ft
    LondonEngland

Restaurants nearby

  • Kye's400 ft

    Address: 52 Hugh Street

    60% likes this, based on 31 reviews
    Cuisine: British

  • The Greyhound Pub and Restaurant500 ft

    Address: 51 Hugh Street
    Phone: +(44)02078218000

    80% likes this, based on 31 reviews
    Cuisine: English, British
    Price Range: USD 6 - USD 20

  • Greyhound600 ft

    Address: 1 Kensington Square
    Phone: 02036 036 591

    61% likes this, based on 38 reviews
    Cuisine: English

  • Sri Suwoon500 ft

    Address: 44 Hugh Street
    Phone: (020) 7828 0321

    71% likes this, based on 28 reviews
    Cuisine: Thai
    Price Range: USD 2 - USD 29

  • Enterprise500 ft

    Address: 35 Walton Street
    Phone: +44 (0)20 7584 3148

    74% likes this, based on 51 reviews
    Cuisine: British
    Price Range: USD 82 - USD 82

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2012
  • Number of rooms:
    20

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The Windermere Hotel Reviews

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

Average guest rating

7.6out of 10
Fabulous
Based on 243 reviews

Guest reviews

  • Single
    4.6

    owners seemed cold and more interested in business and being on the computer than the people staying there. too busy. location was remote from anyplace i would care to eat.

  • Older travelers
    10.0

    Family run hotel with friendly staff and an excellent location with good public transport systems nearby.

  • Older travelers
    7.4

    Excellent and attentive service, nothing too much trouble. Very good breakfast

    The floor was very, very creaky in our room and the carpet needed renewing.

  • Group of friends
    8.8

    It was everything we wanted for our particular break and we will certainly stay there again

  • Couple
    7.8

    The staff were very helpful, especially at the reception. We were able to keep our room til midday. The room was very quiet considering how central the hotel is. The room was quite small but sufficient for one night - bed was comfortable and bathroom clean. Good choice at breakfast.

    There wasn't enough room for everyone at breakfast so we had to wait about 30 mins to be served but the staff were very apologetic and did their best to acomodate everyone. The wait was maily due to it being a Sunday so everyone went down at the last minute! Service was quick once we'd ordered and the boiled eggs were done to perfection!

  • Group of friends
    5.4

    Really good location with easy access to the Victoria Station!

    Small rooms, tiny bathroom and noisy atmosphere..

  • Older travelers
    8.2

    Good location for Victoria & theatres. Relatively quiet street and nice neighbourhood. Room small but very functional and well equipped with tea making bits etc. A la Carte breakfast excellent. we would definitely stay again.

  • Family with children
    9.2

    Helpful reception staff, who were more than happy to look for services for us. Also we had a quiet and comfortable room. Good selection at breakfast

  • Single
    8.8

    Room very clean, staff friendly and helpful. Good breakfast set me up for the day.

    Door to the room seemed pretty flimsy but safe in room and secured access to hotel. Single room and shower bit small and traffic noise but out all day. Not hotel for those with mobility problems.

  • Family with children
    8.2

    Breakfast was fantastic. We got an upgrade as there was a delux remove available. Service was great. They allowed us to borrow a guidebook for the whole day even though we had checked out - and they looked after our luggage while we saw the sights too.

    Kettle could do with replacing - it was quite old and worn and I couldn't tell it was working until it started boiling. Bed was quite hard but some people do prefer that.

  • Group of friends
    5.8

    Very friendly staff. Good and individual breakfast. Lying right in the center of London. Good connection to underground and various sights.

    Room and bathroom incredibly small. If one moves around the other better stays on the bed to be out of the way. Double bed has more or less the size of a nice single bed. Impossible for two adults to sleep there comfortably. Matress very soft and not plain. If one turns around, the other one tends to roll off the the bed the other side. If you are a party of 2 adults, under all circumstances make clear that you need two seperate beds in advance.

  • Older travelers
    8.0

    Friendly staff, comfortable accommodation, central.

    We were disappointed, having been told at reception there is 24 hour food service, then to be told at 9.45pm in the bar that sandwiches couldn't be served until 11.00pm. This seems a bit petty really when the kitchen is open and no one is in the restaurant. I would welcome some kind of explanation to enable me to appreciate the reasoning.

  • Couple
    8.2

    The staff was very helpful and accomodating. We arrived near midnight and the chef stayed late to fix us dinner - we had an early departure flight and the concierge laid out the continental breakfast items for us @ 5 in the morning!! Walking distance from Victoria Station, B-ham Palace, W-minster Abbey, the Eye...highly recommend.

    Nothing. The staff, the cleaning, the location, the whole package was really great.

  • Older travelers
    5.0

    The breakfast was good and the staff courteous

    Very poor reception area - much too small. Impossible to sit there and look around - you're right beside the reception desk with very limited seating. When using the lift to our room, we still had to go down ( and up) two short flights of stairs.

  • Older travelers
    8.8

    The hotel was chosen as a combination of location and price. We were pleasantly surprised to arrive at such a clean and well appointed hotel. All the staff were friendly and helpful and it proved to be an excellent choice for location and price so I was delighted . The main likes were: Excellent dinner before the theatre and the helpfulness of being able to order the meal before the restaurant opened to save us time. Allowing my adult son (not staying) to join us and eat with us. Advice on costs of different taxi services The room - very comfortable and clean though slightly warm and the air conditioning machine would not work ( for one night I didn't report it but I bet it would have been swapped ) Opened the window.

    Slightly confusing lift - having a lower ground and a ground I got a bit lost getting to our second room. Never quite got it right, but thats me. Small corridors and twisty but obviously an old building.

How to reach hotel

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Show big map »

Hotel Address:

142 To 144 Warwick Way, Victoria, London, United Kingdom, SW1V 4JE

Get directions
City Center
  • London
    1.1 mi
Airports
Train Stations
  • Victoria Station
    2000 ft
  • Victoria Train Station
    2000 ft
Underground stations
  • Victoria
    2300 ft
  • Victoria Underground Station
    2000 ft
  • Bus stop
    1000 ft
Restaurants
  • Kye's (cuisine: British)
    400 ft
  • Sri Suwoon (cuisine: Thai)
    500 ft
Beaches
  • Shell Beach
    1.5 mi
  • Rushy Bay
    1.5 mi
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2012
  • Number of rooms:
    20

Hotel Awards

UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedLondonThe Windermere Hotel

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

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