Hyde Park, to some extent, symbolises London itself since it is located in the heart of the city close to Buckingham Palace, the official residence of the Monarchy. It is one of London’s eight Royal Parks and provides an ideal place for visitors to relax in its lush green meadows and even indulge in some leisure activities. Since the area around Hyde Park is close to the various attractions of central London, most visitors to London prefer to stay in hotels in this area so that they can reach any of their places of interest in just a matter of minutes. Hyde Park International hotel occupies a pride of place among the many hotels since it is a 4 star hotel of the Shaftesbury Hotels Collection London and is located just a few steps away from Bayswater Underground Station and Paddington Stations enabling guests at the hotel to reach any part of London with ease, particularly Heathrow Airport which can be reached in about 20 minutes from Paddington station travelling by the non-stop Heathrow Express.
Explore Kensington Park and The Royal Gardens
Staying at Hyde Park International hotel, guests can simply walk across to Hyde Park and Kensington Gardens and explore the various attractions in these parks such as Serpentine Lake, Serpentine Solar Shuttle, Princess Diana Memorial Fountain, Princess Diana Memorial Playground, Speakers’ Corner and Serpentine Gallery. Hyde Park also holds many events such as famous rock concerts including the ‘Live 8’ benefit concert. The Marble Arch is also located a short walk away.
See Hyde Park
Guests at Hyde Park International are also close to many shopping areas such as the Portobello Road Market, Oxford Street, Regents Street, Bond Street, Kensington High Street and Mayfair. Besides the Bayswater Underground Station, the hotel is also near Queensway Tube Station and Notting Hill Gate Tube Station. Besides the Paddington Station, the other mainline stations near Hyde Park International are Marylebone Railway Station and Kensington Olympia Railway Station. Guests are also located close to West End and as such they can reach the various theatres, art galleries and museums with ease.
The various restaurants in the area include Pride of India, RAW Restaurant, Kalamaras Greek Taverna, La Suite West, Café Dolce Vita, Pappa Roti, Halal Restaurant and many others. Moreover, guests can attend various events that take place near the hotel such as Poetry @ The Print Room, Glorious Georges, Fashion Rules, Grounded, News Revue, Justin Almquist, Smart Grid World Summit 2014 and Dear Leader: Inside North Korea.