Thistle Lancaster Gate is a Grade II listed building set in its own private gardens overlooking Hyde Park and Kensington Gardens. The 390-bedroom hotel has been extensively modernised to include air-conditioning to public areas and all guest bedrooms, without compromising its period ambience. Located just minutes from Marble Arch and Oxford Street, it is an ideal base for the visitor to London, with shopping, Theatreland and the financial district easily accessible. The hotel has internet consoles in the lobby and the CoMotion Brew Shop as well as the Faya Mediterranean Restaurant which overlooks the garden. Leisure Facilities at the hotel include, CNN, Fitness Centre, In Room Movies, Lounge Bar or Suite,and Satellite Television. The Faya Restaurant: Faya offers a wide range of tastes and styles from around the Mediterranean, using fresh ingredients and subtle blends of herbs and spices. The restaurant overlooks the garden and allows guests to dine al fresco on the terrace (weather permitting). The Comotion C.
By Air (from London Heathrow Airport):
The Heathrow Express is a direct high-speed train that runs between all of the terminals at Heathrow Airport and London Paddington train station. Trains depart every 15 minutes and the journey time is 15 minutes. The hotel is just 5 minutes’ walk from London Paddington station or alternatively, taxis are readily available from just outside the station. You could also take the Tube to Lancaster Gate London Underground station, which is less than 5 minutes’ walk from the hotel.
The A2 Airbus also runs directly from the airport to Lancaster Gate station.
By Air (from London Gatwick Airport):
The Gatwick Express train leaves from Gatwick Airport’s South Terminal building and runs to London Victoria station. Trains depart every 15 minutes, 24 hours a day. Taxis are readily available from just outside Victoria station or you can take the Tube to Lancaster Gate London Underground station, which is less than 5 minutes’ walk from the hotel.
By Air (from London Stansted Airport):
The Stansted Express train runs regularly from Stansted Airport to London Liverpool Street train station. Trains depart frequently and the journey time is 30 minutes. From Liverpool Street station, take the Central line (red) on the London Underground directly to Lancaster Gate station.
By London Underground:
The nearest London Underground station is Lancaster Gate, which is on the Central line (red) of the London Underground network. The hotel is just a few minutes’ walk from the station..
The Averard Hotel is situated in the heart of London, close to Marble Arch and the West End. Many of the capital’s major tourist attractions are within walking distance.
Located opposite Hyde Park and Kensington Gardens, guests can enjoy a relaxing stroll in these beautiful parks simply by crossing the road.
For those interested in shopping in London, the Averard is conveniently located within easy reach of Oxford Street and Knightsbridge.
For museum lovers, a short ride on the underground will take you directly to London's most prestigious museums..