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Free WiFi
Laundry facilities
Smoke-free property
24-hour front desk

Lancaster Gate Hotel places you in Bayswater, within a leisurely stroll of popular sights such as Kensington Gardens and Kensington Palace. This 196-room, 3-star hotel has a restaurant and a bar/lounge, along with free in-room WiFi. It's in central London and also close to Buckingham Palace and University College London.


Sit down for a leisurely bite to eat at the onsite restaurant, or enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. Savor a meal from the privacy of your room with 24-hour room service, or get a pick-me-up at the coffee shop/café. For your convenience, a buffet breakfast is served for a fee each morning from 7 AM to 10 AM.


The 196 rooms are air-conditioned and have an array of amenities, including coffee makers, free newspapers, and safes. LCD TVs come with satellite channels and pay movies, and guests can stay connected with free WiFi. Bathrooms offer hair dryers and free toiletries. Phones, ironing boards, and desks are other standard amenities.

Property features

Renovated in 2015, Lancaster Gate Hotel offers free WiFi in public areas, 2 meeting rooms, and a computer station. Multilingual staff at the 24-hour front desk can assist with dry cleaning/laundry, tours or tickets, and luggage storage. Additional amenities include free newspapers, laundry facilities, and a TV in a common area.


  • Walking distance to Kensington Gardens and Kensington Palace
  • Free WiFi in rooms and public areas
  • Onsite dining
  • Laundry facilities

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Located near the park and shopping areas, Lancaster Gate Hotel offers a contemporary design for a great stay. Serpentine Restaurant and Bar serves international cuisine, as well as a selection of wine, cocktails, and malt whiskeys. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available. For business and events, the hotel provides 2 meeting/conference rooms. Guests have access to the health club.

This London hotel also has complimentary newspapers in the lobby, a computer station, and laundry facilities. The staff can provide business services, currency exchange, and tour assistance. Parking is not available on site. This property does not allow pre-wedding stag/bachelor and hen/bachelorette parties.

  • Bar/lounge 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Restaurant 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Meeting rooms 2 
  • Year Built 1866 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Total number of rooms - 196 
  • Television in common areas 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Number of floors - 8 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Computer station 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Room Amenities

Lancaster Gate Hotel offers 196 air-conditioned accommodations with safes and complimentary newspapers. LCD televisions come with premium satellite channels and pay movies. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers.

This London hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones. Additionally, rooms include coffee/tea makers and irons/ironing boards. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Air conditioning 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Phone 
  • Premium TV channels 
  • Pay movies 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free newspaper 
  • In-room safe 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • LCD TV 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge) 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Desk 
  • Room service (24 hours) 

Where to Eat

Serpentine Restaurant and Bar - Serving international cuisine including rib-eyed steaks, pasta prima vera, and beer-battered fish and chips. Bar offers cocktails, malt whiskeys, and wine. Open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

A hot and cold buffet breakfast is served each day in Serpentine Restaurant.

Room service is available 24 hours a day.

Nearby Things to Do

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Bicycle rentals nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Golf lessons available nearby 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 3:00 PM

Minimum check-in age is 18


Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!


  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
  • No onsite parking is available.
No rollaway/extra beds available
Only service animals are allowed


Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Fee for buffet breakfast: GBP 12.00 for adults and GBP 6.00 for children (approximately)
  • Late check-out fee: GBP 50.00
  • Rollaway beds are available for an additional fee
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

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We should mention

This property's policy is to refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, including pre-wedding stag/bachelor and hen/bachelorette parties. Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms. 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

Green / Sustainable Property
This property participates in Green Tourism Program, a program that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: environment, community, cultural-heritage, the local economy.

National Rating

This establishment has received its official star rating from VisitEngland, the National Tourist Board for England.

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