Hotel Features. Built in 1972, The Berkeley replaced the original hotel of the same name, formerly situated on Berkeley Street in London. The hotel's rooftop pool has a retractable roof, and overlooks Hyde Park and the Knightsbridge district. There is a health club and spa with massage, LaStone body therapy, and microdermabrasion treatments available. Fitness instructors are available at the hotel's gym. The Berkeley has a 24-hour front desk with currency exchange and concierge services, and wireless Internet is available in public areas.
The hotel's Caramel Room is open during the day serving light meals, beverages, and afternoon tea. Petrus is The Berkeley's Michelin-starred restaurant, and Boxwood Cafe has a seasonal menu using typical English ingredients. Designed by David Collins, the Blue Bar features a black crocodile print leather floor and decor in Lutyens Blue, with more than 50 whiskies available to order.
Guestrooms. The Berkeley's 214 air- conditioned guestrooms are individually-styled and feature a modern classic style. Amenities available in each guestroom include access to wireless Internet, direct-dial phones, satellite television with pay movies, and minibars. Bathrooms have complimentary designer toiletries, bathrobes, and hair dryers.
Superior King: One king or two twin beds. Air conditioning. Wireless Internet access. Satellite television with pay movies. Direct-dial phones. Minibars. Bathrooms with hair dryers. Bathrobes. Complimentary designer toiletries.
Sup. Junior Suite: One king bed. Air conditioning. Wireless Internet access. Satellite television with pay movies. Direct-dial phones. Minibars. Bathrooms with hair dryers. Bathrobes. Complimentary designer toiletries.
Sup. Queen Single: One queen bed. Air conditioning. Wireless Internet access. Satellite television with pay movies. Direct-dial phones. Minibars. Bathrooms with hair dryers. Bathrobes. Complimentary designer toiletries.
From London Heathrow Airport (LHR):
Distance to The Berkeley is 18 miles, approximately 45 minutes' drive.
Getting there. The Heathrow Express train is the quickest way into London. It departs from the airport every 15 minutes, and takes 15 minutes to reach Paddington Station in central London. The journey is non- stop and costs 14.50 GBP. Paddington is on the Hammersmith and City, District and Circle, and Bakerloo lines of London's Underground (Tube). Additionally, the airport is on the Piccadilly line of the Underground, which runs directly to Kings Cross, Leicester Square, Knightsbridge, and Green Park underground stations. Hyde Park Corner is the nearest station to the hotel. The journey to central London takes approximately one hour, and trains depart every 10 minutes. A one-day travel pass costs 6.30 GBP, including travel to Heathrow (in zone 6). Black taxis cost approximately 50 GBP to central London. Coaches operate to London Victoria and the rest of the UK, and the airport is also served by local buses. Prices are all subject to change.
Getting around. The London Underground (Tube) and buses are the easiest ways to travel within London. Single tickets are expensive, but an electronic Oyster card offers a cheaper fare. Oyster cards can be purchased from ticket offices for 3 GBP (refundable). Daily or weekly travel passes are the most economical way to travel, and are valid on buses, trams, trains, and DLR, as well as on the Underground. Black taxis are available on the streets, but can be expensive. Driving is not recommended for visitors and a congestion charge zone is operated in central London.
- High Speed Internet Steam Room
- Currency Exchange Health Club
- Dry Cleaning Service Sauna
- Restaurant(s) Bar/Lounge
- Babysitting or child care Elevator/lift
- Beauty services Medical assistance available
- Room service (24 hours) Parking (surcharge)
- Business center Wedding services
- Shoe shine Security guard
- Umbrella Technology helpdesk
- Air-conditioned public areas Conference room(s)
- Safe-deposit box Swimming pool - indoor
- Audiovisual equipment Massage-treatment room
- Express check-out Banquet facilities
- Laundry facilities Airport transportation (fees apply)
- Comp newspapers in lobby Breakfast services
- Shopping on site Parking (valet)
- Suitable for children Swimming pool - outdoor
- Fitness equipment Internet public area - wireless
- Meeting room (small groups) Ballroom(s)
- Concierge desk Full-service health spa
- Cell phone/mobile rental
Room Amenities: , , • Complimentary toiletries • Bathroom telephone • Direct-dial phone • Bottled water in room (complim • Welcome amenities • Premium TV channel(s) • Bidet • Blackout drapes/curtains • Child care (in room, surcharge • Electronic/magnetic keys • Handheld shower • Makeup mirror • Sewing kit • Bathroom scale
Hyde Park: 300 metres | Victoria and Albert Museum: 500 metres | Buckingham Palace: 0.5 miles | London Eye: 0.5 miles | Westminster Abbey: 1 mile |
London Hotels - The Berkeley