The Rockwell Hotel - London

181 Cromwell Road, London, United Kingdom, SW5 0SF  show map
 4 stars
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The Rockwell Hotel - London

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

Parking
Luggage storage
24-hour

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Restaurant

Cafe

Snack bar

Shuttle

Paid airport shuttle

Laundry

Self-service laundry

TV

Flat-screen TV

Editorial review:

Nestled in the greater Earl’s Court neighborhood, the lovely 40-room Rockwell is a classic budget boutique hotel, with a modern English décor. The rooms and restaurant overlook the delightful garden.

Overview

The Rockwell Hotel is a 4-star tranquil property offering an airy accommodation steps away from POSK, Notting Hill Coronet and Threesixty Theatre. With accents of Victorian architecture, the hotel was built in 1900 and renovated in 2006.

The hotel is in the central location just near Earls Court subway station. The venue is 5 km away from the city center.

The property is close to boutiques and department stores.

A local bus stop is 300 meters away. The Rockwell Hotel is easily accessible from London City airport lying within 20 minutes' drive.

Rooms

The Rockwell Hotel provides guestrooms appointed with a mini bar, flat-screen TV, a wardrobe, a storage space and an iron with ironing board. The rooms look on to the garden. English décor combines with contemporary oak furniture.

Eat & Drink

Guests can relax in the sky bar serving relaxing drinks. Serving an array of dishes, Hotel Chocolat and 121 Earls Court Road are just 100 meters away.

A buffet breakfast is served at the price of GBP 10.50 per person per night.  The hotel offers a full english breakfast at the price of GBP 12.50 per person per night. 

Services

The hotel offers a baggage storage, an elevator and a newspaper stand along with a video projector, a meeting room and a movie projector to respond to the needs of all guests.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

No parking available.

Year renovated:   2006.  Number of floors:   4.  Number of rooms:   40.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • Security
  • Children are welcome
  • Luggage storage
  • Allergy-free rooms
  • Elevator
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • Multilingual staff
  • Smoke detectors

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Paid city shuttle
  • 24-hour room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Car rental
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining facilities

  • Half board
  • Paid breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Cafe
  • Snack bar
  • Bar/ Lounge area

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Projector
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • Board games

Leisure facilities

  • Garden area
  • BBQ facilities
  • Library

Room view

  • Garden view
  • City view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • In-room air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Dressing area
  • Patio
  • Terrace
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Bottled water
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Room toiletries
  • Lighted makeup mirror
  • Bathroom telephone

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Paid movies/Video
  • Telephone
  • Plug adaptor
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  2 pm

Check-out

  • until  11 am

How to reach hotel

hotel The Rockwell Hotel - London London location
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Hotel Address:

181 Cromwell Road, London, United Kingdom, SW5 0SF

Get directions
City Center
  • London
    4.7 km
Airports
Train Stations
  • Paddington Station
    2.7 km
Underground stations
  • High Street Kensington
    700 m
  • Earl's Court
    300 m
  • Bus stop
    200 m
Restaurants
  • Hotel Chocolat (cuisine: French)
    70 m
  • 3 Kings
    90 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2006
  • Number of floors:
    4
  • Number of rooms:
    40

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Rooms and availability

Mezzanine Suites
Bed type: Double bed
Size: 35 m²
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These suites have a distinctive personality all of their own. The mezzanine suites are split into two levels allowing the guest to feel that one is staying in a quiet apartment rather than a hotel room.

Garden Rooms
Bed type: Twin beds or Double bed
Size: 28 m²
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Garden Rooms are spacious double rooms with large bathrooms, and their own private south facing patio complete with garden furniture.

Deluxe Double
Bed type: Double bed
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The rooms are bright and airy with large windows and simple lines creating a sense of understated style.

Standard Double
Bed type: Twin beds or Double bed
Size: 28 m²
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All rooms have ensuite facilities featuring a glazed power shower, bathroom fittings by Phillipe Stark and Hans Grohe, bespoke oak cabinets, The White Company toiletries and a towelling bathrobe.

Single Rooms
Bed type: Twin beds or Double bed
Size: 28 m²
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All rooms have ensuite facilities featuring a glazed power shower, bathroom fittings by Phillipe Stark and Hans Grohe, bespoke oak cabinets, The White Company toiletries and a towelling bathrobe.

How to reach hotel

hotel The Rockwell Hotel - London London location
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Hotel Address:

181 Cromwell Road, London, United Kingdom, SW5 0SF

Get directions
City Center
  • London
    4.7 km
Airports
Train Stations
  • Paddington Station
    2.7 km
Underground stations
  • High Street Kensington
    700 m
  • Earl's Court
    300 m
  • Bus stop
    200 m
Restaurants
  • Hotel Chocolat (cuisine: French)
    70 m
  • 3 Kings
    90 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2006
  • Number of floors:
    4
  • Number of rooms:
    40

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The Rockwell Location

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What's nearby

Tourist attractions

  • Hop on Hop off Plus - 200 m
  • Hackelbury Fine Art - 600 m
  • Envie D'Art - 700 m

Places of interest

  • Saint Stephens Church - 500 m
  • The Harrington Club - 900 m
  • Saint Yeghiche America Church - 900 m
  • St Augustine's Church, Kensington - 1.0 km
  • Ismaili Centre - 1.0 km

Convention centers

Shopping areas

Amusement

  • Cinema Lumiere - 1.0 km
  • The Mediatheque - 1.0 km

Museums

  • Baden-Powell House Museum - 900 m
  • The Dana Centre - 900 m

Parks

  • Opera Holland Park - 600 m

Galleries

  • R B S Gallery - 900 m

Underground stations

Local attractions

  • Chelsea - 1.8 km
    LondonEngland
  • Harrods - 2.1 km
    87-135 Brompton Road, London
  • Kensington Gardens - 2.2 km
    The Magazine Storeyard, London
  • Diana Princess of Wales Memorial Fountain - 1.8 km
    Hyde Park, London
  • Princess Diana/Dodi Fayed Memorial - 2.1 km
    Harrods, Knightsbridge, London

Near the hotel

  • Tardis Police Box - 300 m
    236 Earls Court Road, London
  • Baden-Powell House - 930 m
    65-67 Queens Gate, London
  • Opera Holland Park - 1.1 km
    Holland Park, London
  • Victoria and Albert Museum - 1.4 km
    Cromwell Road, London
  • Leighton House Museum and Art Gallery - 840 m
    12 Holland Park Road, London
  • Natural History Museum - 1.1 km
    Cromwell Road, London
  • Kensington Palace - 1.2 km
    The Broad Walk, London

Restaurants nearby

  • Hotel Chocolat - 70 m

    Address: 163 Kensington High Street
    Phone: 0870 442 8282

    82% likes this, based on 36 reviews
    Cuisine: French

  • Masala Zone Earls Court - 200 m

    Address: 147 Earls Court Road
    Phone: +44 (0)20 7373 0220

    62% likes this, based on 345 reviews
    Cuisine: Indian
    Price Range: GBP 10 - GBP 31

  • Bistro Benito - 180 m

    Address: 166 Earl's Court Road
    Phone: 0871 4263418

    76% likes this, based on 165 reviews
    Cuisine: Italian

  • 3 Kings - 90 m

    Address: 210 North End Rd

    70% likes this, based on 25 reviews

  • The Kings Head - 130 m

    Address: 17 Hogarth Place

    75% likes this, based on 55 reviews
    Cuisine: British

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2006
  • Number of floors:
    4
  • Number of rooms:
    40

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The Rockwell Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at The Rockwell

Average guest rating

8.0out of 10
Fabulous
Based on 208 reviews

Guest reviews

  • Single
    8.8

    Very helpful staff, nice room overlooking courtyard.

    No tea/coffee making facilities.

  • Single
    8.2

    The staff were excellent, the services were very good, and I will be using this hotel on a regular basis. Location for me is very good too.

    to get the best rates - booking through Booked.net - could mean being in one type of room on one night and another room on another night. I will see whan staying there this week

  • Group of friends
    7.4

    Wifi was not working evn in the lobby

  • Group of friends
    7.8

    WIFI not working, very poor signal.

  • Single
    8.8

    The lounge, restaurant and garden are very nice places to sit, which also offer free wifi.

    I had a single which nicely designed but was very small.

  • Single
    8.8

    Friendly staff, well maintained, in a good location, only 5-10 minute walk from Earl's Court Station.

    My room was near to the elevator.

  • Single
    9.2

    The staff at the hotel were incredibly friendly, courteous and helpful. I struggle to think how they coukld have helped me more. Although the room slightly on the small side, there was everything you needed contained within it and was in exceptional condition. I would certainly recommend the hotel.

  • Single
    7.4

    Perfectly petite room - queen sized bed and just about right for the single traveller

    The Eastern European staff were very helpful but their communication was not as good as it could have been

  • Family with children
    8.8

    The Rockwell was in a great location, very accessible to the Metro, and a good value for the money.

  • Older travelers
    8.8

    We enjoyed our stay at The Rockwell mainly because of the very friendly staff, the very good location and the size and cleanliness of the room.

    I read a lot of complaints about the bathroom/shower being so small. It is true that the bathroom and especially the shower are not made for corpulent people, but I found it quite OK actually. Look at the bright side, you get a nice big room at a great location in London for a very reasonable price.

  • Single
    8.8

    very nice boutique hotel with lovely restaurant and garden, great service from professional staff.

  • Single
    5.4

    it was easy to get the underground station and to find some grocery stores nearby.

    so cold at night and in the morning. didn't have to set the alarm.

  • Single
    7.8

    Just clean, polite staff - did the job.

    The rooms were a bit pokey but that's London. I do understand the rent and rates are high, making it harder for hotels to generate profits.

  • Single
    10.0

    Staff were extremely helpful....Nothing was too much trouble! I would totally recommend the hotel, family feel hotel

  • Single
    8.2

    Very stylish, good products and a bathrobe

How to reach hotel

hotel The Rockwell Hotel - London London location
Show big map »

Hotel Address:

181 Cromwell Road, London, United Kingdom, SW5 0SF

Get directions
City Center
  • London
    4.7 km
Airports
Train Stations
  • Paddington Station
    2.7 km
Underground stations
  • High Street Kensington
    700 m
  • Earl's Court
    300 m
  • Bus stop
    200 m
Restaurants
  • Hotel Chocolat (cuisine: French)
    70 m
  • 3 Kings
    90 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2006
  • Number of floors:
    4
  • Number of rooms:
    40

Hotel Awards

UKHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedLondonThe Rockwell

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Best Luxury Hotels in United Kingdom

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