The hotel is ideally located for both tour groups and individual travellers. The convenient location near to lively Queensway and Westbourne Grove mean that guests have a wide selection of restaurants, bars, cafes, cinemas and other activities to choose from. Paddington main line railway station and the Heathrow Express train are just 5 minutes from the hotel on foot. This hostel was built in 1850. The establishment offers travellers a total of 214 rooms. At the accommodation, guests are welcomed at the reception area with 24-hour reception and a 24-hour check-in/check-out service. Most storeys can be reached by lift. Amenities include a safe and a currency exchange service. Internet access in public areas allows travellers to stay in touch whilst on holiday. Among the culinary options available at the hostel are a restaurant, a café, a bar and a pub. Additional features at the establishment include a newspaper stand, a TV room and a playroom. Facilities include a laundry service. Each of the rooms is appointed with central heating and a bathroom. There is also a safe. Internet access, a telephone, a TV and a radio ensure optimal comfort. The accommodation offers billiards (for a fee) to guests. Copyright GIATA 2004 - 2016. Breakfast can be booked. The following credit cards are accepted at the hostel: VISA and MasterCard.