Grand Plaza Serviced Apartments

42 Princes Square, London W2 4AD GB
View map Reservations: +44 808 164 1057
4.0 Star property Near Kensington Palace
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06/26/2022 - 06/27/2022
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Summary of verified reviews

Rated 79/100 based on reviews from all travelers.

Good accommodation. Close to Central London. Great location.

Location

98/100
527 reviews

Good location, but hard to reach by car. Central location with great sightseeing, dining out and shopping. Close to public transport and the train.

Service

67/100
304 reviews

Service is average, but very friendly. Reception and housekeeping are average, but management is not great. Booking process is sufficient.

Room

61/100
585 reviews

Decent kitchenettes and average room cleanliness. Guests complain about maintenance, beds, and TVs. Views are okay, and rooms are old but decent-sized. Small bathrooms with poor furniture and A/C. Shower was ok.

Cleanliness

60/100
226 reviews

Room cleanliness is acceptable. Clean accommodation facilities. Clean dining area.

Comfort

57/100
365 reviews

Rooms are reasonably comfortable and very quiet. Small bathrooms, uncomfortable beds, and inadequate A/C.

WiFi

45/100
30 reviews

Wifi quality could be improved.

Breakfast

42/100
26 reviews

Breakfast can be improved.

Amenities

35/100
133 reviews

Older facilities and unpleasant entrance area. Elevator in need of updating. Architecture not so nice.

Vibe

32/100
88 reviews

Atmosphere is friendly but the vibe is low. Accommodation could use some updating. Entrance area is not particularly attractive. Accommodation could be more stylish. Accommodation is fairly plain.

Rated 75/100 based on reviews from families.

Good restaurants & bars in the area.

Location

98/100
340 reviews

Good location, but hard to reach by car. Central location with great sightseeing, dining out and shopping. Close to public transport and the train.

Service

70/100
167 reviews

Friendly and professional service with decent reception and housekeeping.

Cleanliness

61/100
132 reviews

Cleanliness is lacking in rooms and bathrooms. Clean dining area.

Room

59/100
366 reviews

Rooms are okay size and cleanliness, but old, and the A/C is poor. Badly maintained rooms with poor views and uncomfortable beds. Small rooms and poorly cleaned bathrooms. Poorly-furnished with bad TV's, understocked minibars and unsightly kitchenettes. Great shower.

Comfort

55/100
233 reviews

Rooms are reasonably comfortable and very quiet. Small bathrooms, uncomfortable beds, and inadequate A/C.

Breakfast

38/100
14 reviews

Breakfast can be improved.

Amenities

37/100
80 reviews

Entrance area is not particularly attractive. Elevator in need of updating. Architecture not so nice.

WiFi

37/100
17 reviews

Wifi quality could be improved.

Vibe

28/100
55 reviews

Atmosphere is friendly but the vibe is low. Accommodation could use some updating. Entrance area is not particularly attractive. Accommodation could be more stylish.

Rated 74/100 based on reviews from couples.

Terrific location. High value.

Location

95/100
57 reviews

Good location, close to public transport. Parking is rare.

Value

76/100
17 reviews

Best value for money.

Comfort

63/100
35 reviews

Adequately comfortable, quiet rooms with okay beds.

Service

63/100
32 reviews

Acceptable and friendly service with a great reception.

Room

59/100
54 reviews

Okay bathrooms and beds in decently clean rooms. Older, poorly maintained rooms with subpar kitchenettes and furniture. Shower was ok.

Cleanliness

57/100
21 reviews

Room cleanliness is acceptable.

Amenities

34/100
15 reviews

Amenities are not the best.

Vibe

25/100
8 reviews

Vibe is not too good. Accommodation could use some updating.

Rated 72/100 based on reviews from solo travelers.

Terrific location.

Location

98/100
21 reviews

Good location, close to public transport.

Service

68/100
17 reviews

Acceptable and friendly service with a great reception.

Cleanliness

62/100
11 reviews

Room cleanliness is acceptable.

Room

58/100
30 reviews

Rooms are fairly clean, though poorly-maintained. Decent bathrooms and beds in average sized rooms.

Amenities

32/100
11 reviews

Amenities are not the best.

Vibe

26/100
5 reviews

Vibe is not too good.

Rated 74/100 based on reviews from business travelers.

Friendly service. Great location.

Location

97/100
11 reviews

Great location.

Value

77/100
5 reviews

Best value for money.

Service

68/100
8 reviews

Service is average, but very friendly.

Cleanliness

58/100
5 reviews

Quite clean.

Comfort

52/100
5 reviews

Comfortable.

Room

49/100
12 reviews

Room needs to be improved.

Rated 71/100 based on reviews from all travelers.

Good accommodation. Close to Central London. Great location.

Location

99/100
49 reviews

Good location, close to public transport. Good shopping and sightseeing.

Service

67/100
27 reviews

Reception and service are alright. Service is professional and friendly.

Comfort

59/100
49 reviews

Adequately comfortable, quiet rooms with okay beds.

Cleanliness

56/100
24 reviews

Room cleanliness is acceptable.

Room

53/100
58 reviews

Decent beds, cleanliness, and kitchenettes. Old, poorly-maintained rooms with deficient furniture and bathrooms.

Breakfast

42/100
10 reviews

Breakfast can be improved.

Amenities

31/100
11 reviews

Amenities are not the best.

Vibe

25/100
11 reviews

Vibe is not too good. Accommodation could use some updating.

Rated 72/100 based on reviews from families.

Great shopping. Wonderful sightseeing.

Location

99/100
30 reviews

Good location, close to public transport.

Service

68/100
15 reviews

Friendly service and acceptable reception.

Cleanliness

62/100
11 reviews

Room cleanliness is acceptable.

Comfort

56/100
32 reviews

Adequately sized and comfortable rooms with good noise levels but subpar beds.

Room

50/100
36 reviews

Uncomfortable beds and old, poorly maintained rooms. Fine room size and cleanliness.

Breakfast

41/100
6 reviews

Breakfast can be improved.

Amenities

31/100
7 reviews

Amenities are not the best.

Vibe

21/100
8 reviews

Vibe is not too good. Accommodation could use some updating.

Rated 74/100 based on reviews from all travelers.

Good accommodation. Close to Central London. Great location.

Location

98/100
338 reviews

Great location. Central location with great sightseeing, dining out and shopping. Close to public transport and the train. Parking is average, and car access is inconvenient.

Value

85/100
72 reviews

Best value for money.

Service

74/100
215 reviews

Friendly service and great reception. Poor management, but okay housekeeping.

Room

64/100
394 reviews

Rooms are big enough and acceptably clean, but with poor beds and A/C. Poorly-furnished with bad TV's, understocked minibars and unsightly kitchenettes. Small but relatively clean bathrooms. Rooms are old and poorly-maintained, although views are OK. Shower was ok.

Cleanliness

64/100
152 reviews

Decently clean rooms and bathrooms. Moderately clean accommodation facilities.

Breakfast

43/100
14 reviews

Breakfast can be improved.

Amenities

33/100
97 reviews

Older facilities and unpleasant entrance area. Elevator in need of updating. Architecture not so nice.

Vibe

31/100
55 reviews

Vibe is not too good. Accommodation could use some updating. Entrance area is not particularly attractive. Accommodation could be more stylish.

WiFi

31/100
21 reviews

Wifi quality could be improved.

Rated 75/100 based on reviews from families.

Terrific location. Good value.

Location

99/100
205 reviews

Good location, close to public transport. Central location with great sightseeing, dining out and shopping.

Value

83/100
36 reviews

Best value for money.

Service

74/100
112 reviews

Friendly and professional service with decent reception and housekeeping.

Room

63/100
227 reviews

Fine room size and cleanliness. Rooms could use some maintenance and updating with subpar furniture and beds. Acceptable rooms with small bathrooms. Substandard bathrooms, televisions, and air conditioning. Great shower.

Cleanliness

61/100
82 reviews

Room cleanliness is acceptable. Moderately clean accommodation facilities.

Breakfast

41/100
7 reviews

Breakfast can be improved.

Amenities

33/100
53 reviews

Amenities are not the best. Elevator in need of updating.

WiFi

30/100
12 reviews

Wifi quality could be improved.

Vibe

27/100
28 reviews

Atmosphere is friendly but the vibe is low. Accommodation could use some updating.

Rated 73/100 based on reviews from couples.

Best value for money.

Location

95/100
41 reviews

Good location, close to public transport. Parking is rare.

Value

77/100
13 reviews

Best value for money.

Service

68/100
25 reviews

Acceptable and friendly service with a great reception.

Comfort

59/100
26 reviews

Reasonably comfortable rooms with a tolerable noise level and standard beds.

Room

57/100
42 reviews

Okay bathrooms and beds in decently clean rooms. Guests didn't love the furnishing or kitchenettes. Shower was ok.

Cleanliness

56/100
15 reviews

Room cleanliness is acceptable.

Amenities

35/100
13 reviews

Amenities are not the best.

Vibe

26/100
7 reviews

Vibe is not too good. Accommodation could use some updating.

Rated 68/100 based on reviews from solo travelers.

Great reception.

Location

98/100
20 reviews

Good location, close to public transport.

Service

68/100
16 reviews

Acceptable and friendly service with a great reception.

Cleanliness

62/100
10 reviews

Room cleanliness is acceptable.

Room

57/100
29 reviews

Rooms are fairly clean, though poorly-maintained. Decent bathrooms and beds in average sized rooms.

Amenities

32/100
11 reviews

Amenities are not the best.

Vibe

26/100
5 reviews

Vibe is not too good.

Rated 69/100 based on reviews from business travelers.

Fantastic service. Great location.

Location

98/100
9 reviews

Great location.

Service

68/100
6 reviews

Service is adequate.

Room

49/100
11 reviews

Room needs to be improved.

Rated 72/100 based on reviews from all travelers.

Good accommodation. Close to Central London. Great location.

Location

94/100
10 reviews

Great location.

Comfort

53/100
7 reviews

Comfortable.

Room

48/100
8 reviews

Room needs to be improved.

Rated 76/100 based on reviews from all travelers.

Good accommodation. Close to Central London. Great location.

Location

97/100
8 reviews

Great location.

Service

67/100
5 reviews

Service is adequate.

Comfort

54/100
5 reviews

Comfortable.

Room

51/100
7 reviews

Room is all right.

Rated 74/100 based on reviews from all travelers.

Good accommodation. Close to Central London. Great location.

Location

96/100
14 reviews

Great location.

Food

72/100
5 reviews

Delicious food.

Service

63/100
7 reviews

Service is adequate.

Comfort

54/100
12 reviews

Decent noise level, comfort, and room size, with subpar beds.

Room

51/100
14 reviews

Average room size and poor beds.

Rated 75/100 based on reviews from families.

Delicious food. Great location.

Location

97/100
13 reviews

Great location.

Comfort

55/100
9 reviews

Comfortable enough, average sized rooms but subpar beds.

Room

51/100
12 reviews

Average room size and poor beds.

Rated 72/100 based on reviews from all travelers.

Good accommodation. Close to Central London. Great location.

Location

99/100
21 reviews

Good location, close to public transport.

Value

70/100
5 reviews

Best value for money.

Service

67/100
7 reviews

Service is adequate. Housekeeping is satisfactory.

Comfort

62/100
14 reviews

Comfortable.

Cleanliness

61/100
5 reviews

Quite clean.

Room

58/100
18 reviews

Rooms are alright, but bathrooms are not great.

Rated 73/100 based on reviews from families.

Great location.

Location

99/100
16 reviews

Good location, close to public transport.

Service

68/100
6 reviews

Service is adequate. Housekeeping is satisfactory.

Comfort

64/100
10 reviews

Comfortable.

Cleanliness

61/100
5 reviews

Quite clean.

Room

59/100
13 reviews

Room is all right.

Rated 66/100 based on reviews from all travelers.

Good accommodation. Close to Central London. Great location.

Service

66/100
5 reviews

Service is adequate.

Rated 74/100 based on reviews from all travelers.

Good accommodation. Close to Central London. Great location.

Location

96/100
41 reviews

Great location with excellent sightseeing. Close to public transport.

Comfort

65/100
30 reviews

Adequately sized and comfortable rooms with good noise levels but subpar beds.

Room

63/100
48 reviews

Decently clean rooms with okay bathrooms. Room maintenance is lacking, as are beds, kitchenettes and furnishings. Average sized rooms.

Cleanliness

55/100
20 reviews

Room cleanliness is acceptable.

Service

55/100
19 reviews

Friendly service and acceptable reception.

Amenities

33/100
9 reviews

Amenities are not the best.

Vibe

22/100
5 reviews

Vibe is not too good. Accommodation could use some updating.

Rated 76/100 based on reviews from families.

Wonderful sightseeing. Very quiet.

Location

99/100
27 reviews

Great location with excellent sightseeing. Close to public transport.

Service

65/100
10 reviews

Service is average, but very friendly.

Comfort

64/100
23 reviews

Adequately sized and comfortable rooms with good noise levels but subpar beds.

Room

59/100
34 reviews

Decently clean rooms with okay bathrooms. Beds, furniture and kitchenette are below average. Average sized rooms.

Cleanliness

57/100
12 reviews

Room cleanliness is acceptable.

Amenities

36/100
7 reviews

Amenities are not the best.

Rated 79/100 based on reviews from all travelers.

Good accommodation. Close to Central London. Great location.

Location

97/100
12 reviews

Great location.

Cleanliness

66/100
6 reviews

Quite clean.

Comfort

62/100
6 reviews

Comfortable.

Room

57/100
9 reviews

Room is all right.

Rated 78/100 based on reviews from families.

Great location.

Location

97/100
10 reviews

Great location.

Cleanliness

66/100
6 reviews

Quite clean.

Comfort

62/100
6 reviews

Comfortable.

Room

58/100
8 reviews

Room is all right.

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Property description

Located in London (London City Centre), Grand Plaza Serviced Apartments is within a 15-minute walk of Kensington Gardens and Kensington Palace. This 4-star aparthotel is 0.9 mi (1.5 km) from Hyde Park and 1.6 mi (2.6 km) from Oxford Street.

Enjoy a meal at the restaurant, or stay in and take advantage of the aparthotel's room service (during limited hours).

Make yourself at home in one of the 198 guestrooms, featuring kitchenettes with refrigerators and stovetops. Wired and wireless Internet access is complimentary, and flat-screen televisions with satellite programming provide entertainment. Conveniences include phones, as well as safes and microwaves.

Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Kensington Gardens - 0.4 km / 0.3 mi
Kensington Palace - 1 km / 0.6 mi
Kensington High Street - 1.3 km / 0.8 mi
Hyde Park - 1.4 km / 0.9 mi
Imperial College London - 1.9 km / 1.2 mi
Royal Albert Hall - 2 km / 1.2 mi
Cromwell Road - 2.3 km / 1.4 mi
Science Museum - 2.5 km / 1.5 mi
Park Lane - 2.5 km / 1.6 mi
Marble Arch - 2.5 km / 1.6 mi
Oxford Street - 2.6 km / 1.6 mi
Natural History Museum - 2.6 km / 1.6 mi
Victoria and Albert Museum - 2.8 km / 1.7 mi
Harrods - 2.9 km / 1.8 mi
Baker Street - 2.9 km / 1.8 mi

The nearest airports are:
Heathrow Airport (LHR) - 24.8 km / 15.4 mi
London City Airport (LCY) - 20 km / 12.4 mi
Gatwick Airport (LGW) - 92.6 km / 57.5 mi
Luton Airport (LTN) - 51.5 km / 32 mi

The preferred airport for Grand Plaza Serviced Apartments is Heathrow Airport (LHR).

Featured amenities include express check-out, complimentary newspapers in the lobby, and dry cleaning/laundry services.

Take in the views from a rooftop terrace and make use of amenities such as complimentary wireless Internet access and concierge services. Additional features at this aparthotel include a television in a common area and a reception hall.

Amenities / Features

  • Check-in: 2:30 PM
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Minimum age of oldest guest: 18
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Luggage storage
  • Reception hall
  • Wheelchair-accessible on-site restaurant
  • Express check-out
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Multilingual staff
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Television in common areas
  • Total number of rooms - 198
  • Number of floors - 6
  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • Parking height restrictions apply
  • Free WiFi
  • Number of restaurants - 1
  • Smoke-free property
  • In-room accessibility
  • Laundry facilities
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Elevator
  • Terrace
  • Concierge services
  • Rooftop terrace

Pet friendly?

Service animals are allowed

Service animals are exempt from fees/restrictions

Pets not allowed

Misc. fees / Policies

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Early check-in is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Deposit: GBP 200.00 per stay
  • Breakage deposit: GBP 200.00 per stay

We have included all charges provided to us by the property.

  • Parking height restrictions apply.
  • This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.
  • The property is professionally cleaned; disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.
  • Social distancing measures are in place.
  • Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 48 hours between bookings.
  • This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of Safe Travels (WTTC - Global).

Cleaning policies

Property uses a professional cleaning service

Property is cleaned with disinfectant

Social distancing measures are in place

Gap period enforced between guest stays - 48 hours

Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F

Commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant

Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures

Property follows sanitization practices of Safe Travels (WTTC - Global)

Essential workers only - NO

Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures

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