Capital Hotel - London

22-24 Basil Street, London, United Kingdom, SW3 1AT  show map
 5 stars
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Capital Hotel - London

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

 Parking

Paid parking

 24-hour

24-hour reception

 Breakfast

In-room breakfast

 Food/Drinks

Restaurant

Bar/Lounge area

 Meeting facilities

Business center

 No Smoking

Non-smoking rooms

 Pets

Pets allowed

Editorial review:

This family-run hotel is close to Harrods, Harvey Nichols, and Sloane Street's boutiques. It has a renowned New French restaurant run by chef Eric Chavot. There are traditional rooms with Egyptian cotton bedding and marble bathrooms. There are also serviced apartments attached and they are all good choices.

Verified Reviews:

  • Breakfast was excellent - Within walking distance of wonderful restaurants - Staff was outstanding
  • Bathrooms were marble and done well - Food was very good - 25 metres from the tube
  • Rooms are very small - Service was welcoming - Amenities were top-notch
  • Room was very comfortable - Air-conditioning came in very useful - Bathroom was large - Wi-fi
  • Staff is very helpful - Rooms are well decorated - Great location

Overview

Capital Hotel is a 5-star sophisticated property with beautiful rooms at a short distance from British Museum, Westminster Abbey and Churchill War Rooms. Residing in a 6-story imperial building, the hotel was renovated in 2008.

The hotel is in the major location steps away from a college, a museum and a theater. London city center is 3 km away.

Designer stores and department stores are within meters of the property.

Capital Hotel is within a 15-minute drive to London City airport.

Rooms

Capital Hotel features rooms with a classic interior that come with complimentary Wi-Fi, individual climate control, satellite TV, a private safe and a refrigerator for a pleasant stay in London. Room facilities include a microwave, coffee/tea makers and a fridge-freezer as well as a down comforter and down pillows.

Eat & Drink

The on-site family restaurant tempts guests with seafood dishes. Finest drinks are offered in the cocktail bar. Serving both food and drinks, Zuma Restaurant and Sale e Peppe are situated around 100 meters from the property.

The hotel offers a continental breakfast at the price of GBP 16 per person per night. 

Services

The hotel provides guests with car rental services.

Relax

Guests with children can use babysitting and cots available on the premises.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

private parking is possible on site at GBP 40 per day.

Year renovated:   2008.  Number of floors:   6.  Number of rooms:   49.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • 24-hour check-in
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Allergy-free rooms
  • Safe deposit box
  • Multilingual staff
  • No pets allowed
  • Lobby
  • Currency exchange
  • Fireplace
  • Luggage storage
  • Bicycle storage
  • Elevator

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Paid valet parking
  • 24-hour room service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Car rental
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Newspaper service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Shoe shine service

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • In-room breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge area

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting room
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Computer rental
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Paid babysitting/Child services

Leisure facilities

  • Garden area

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • In-room air conditioning
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Turndown service
  • Connecting rooms
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk

Bathroom

  • Shared bathroom
  • Bath/Shower
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Slippers

Bedroom

  • Premium bedding
  • Down comforter

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  2 pm

Check-out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 3 may stay at the price of GBP 15 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • All children under the age of 3 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

22-24 Basil Street, London, United Kingdom, SW3 1AT

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City Center
  • London
    1.6 mi
Airports
Train Stations
  • Victoria Station
    4600 ft
  • Victoria Train Station
    4600 ft
Underground stations
  • Sloane Square
    3300 ft
  • Knightsbridge
    700 ft
  • Bus stop
    700 ft
Restaurants
  • Petrus (cuisine: European)
    1100 ft
  • Outlaw's at The Capital
    100 ft
Beaches
  • Shell Beach
    1.5 mi
  • Rushy Bay
    1.5 mi
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2008
  • Number of floors:
    6
  • Number of rooms:
    49

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Rooms and availability

Capital photos Room Classic Room
Classic Room
Bed type: Queen-size bed or King-size bed or Twin beds or Double bed or Twin beds
Size: 270 sq. feet
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  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Air conditioning
  • Shower
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Comfortable room with traditional interior comprises a sleeping zone, work desk and private bathroom.

Room facilities
    Capital photos Room Deluxe Room
    Deluxe Room
    Bed type: 2 Single beds or King-size bed or Twin beds
    Size: 370 sq. feet
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    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Air conditioning
    • Shower
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    Spacious room offers a work area, a sleeping area and a cozy sitting area. Bathroom has all modern amenities.

    Room facilities
      Capital photos Room Junior Suite
      Junior Suite
      Bed type: King-size bed
      Size: 465 sq. feet
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      • Free Wi-Fi
      • Air conditioning
      • Shower
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      Luxurious room has a bedroom and a living room with a sofa, armchairs and table. The bathroom has all modern amenities.

      Room facilities
        Capital photos Restaurant Two Bedroom Suite
        Two Bedroom Suite
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        The suite includes two two bedrooms, two bathrooms, living room, kitchen and dining area, private entrance with video entry phone and security access.

        Capital photos Room Apartment
        Apartment
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        This suite comprises a spacious lounge, a cozy bedroom, a fully fitted kitchen and a contemporary bathroom.

        How to reach hotel

        hotel Capital Hotel - London London location
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        Hotel Address:

        22-24 Basil Street, London, United Kingdom, SW3 1AT

        Get directions
        City Center
        • London
          1.6 mi
        Airports
        Train Stations
        • Victoria Station
          4600 ft
        • Victoria Train Station
          4600 ft
        Underground stations
        • Sloane Square
          3300 ft
        • Knightsbridge
          700 ft
        • Bus stop
          700 ft
        Restaurants
        • Petrus (cuisine: European)
          1100 ft
        • Outlaw's at The Capital
          100 ft
        Beaches
        • Shell Beach
          1.5 mi
        • Rushy Bay
          1.5 mi
        Hotel information
        • Check-in:
          from  2 pm
        • Check-out:
          until  12 pm
        • Year renovated:
          2008
        • Number of floors:
          6
        • Number of rooms:
          49

        Hotel Awards

        UKHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedLondonCapital

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

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        Capital Location

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        What's nearby

        Tourist attractions

        • Harrod's - 400 ft
        • Crane Kalman Gallery - 1700 ft
        • Clarges Gallery - 2700 ft

        Places of interest

        • Harrods Food Halls - 400 ft
        • Sloane Street - 1000 ft
        • Hyde Park Corner - 2000 ft
        • The Brompton Oratory - 2000 ft
        • Irish Club - 2300 ft
        • Holy Trinity, Sloane Square - 2700 ft
        • South Kensington Milestone - 3000 ft

        Sport related

        Shopping areas

        Amusement

        • Science Museum IMAX Cinema - 2700 ft

        Museums

        • Apsley House - 2300 ft
        • Victoria And Albert Museum - 2700 ft
        • Science Museum - 2700 ft

        Business areas

        Underground stations

        Local attractions

        • National Army Museum - 5000 ft
          Royal Hospital Road, London
        • Westminster Cathedral - 1.0 mi
          42 Francis Street, London
        • Clarence House - 1.0 mi
          St. James's Palace, London
        • Spencer House - 1.0 mi
          27 St. James's Place, London
        • Mayfair - 1.0 mi
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        Near the hotel

        • Harrods - 600 ft
          87-135 Brompton Road, London
        • Ripley's Believe It or Not! - 1400 ft
          The London Pavilion, London
        • Italian Cultural Institute - 2200 ft
          39 Belgrave Square, London
        • Marble Arch - 2800 ft
          Marble Arch, Mayfair, City of Westminster, London W1H, London
        • Princess Diana/Dodi Fayed Memorial - 500 ft
          Harrods, Knightsbridge, London
        • Victoria and Albert Museum - 2700 ft
          Cromwell Road, London
        • Science Museum - 3000 ft
          Exhibition Road, London

        Restaurants nearby

        • Petrus - 1100 ft

          Address: 1 Kinnerton Street
          Phone: 020 7592 1609

          84% likes this, based on 1829 reviews
          Cuisine: European

        • Zuma Restaurant - 500 ft

          Address: 5 Raphael Street
          Phone: +44 0207 5841010

          80% likes this, based on 663 reviews
          Cuisine: Japanese
          Price Range: USD 2 - USD 223

        • Dinner by Heston Blumenthal - 1000 ft

          Address: 66 Knightsbridge
          Phone: 020-7201-3833

          72% likes this, based on 1384 reviews
          Cuisine: British

        • Outlaw's at The Capital - 100 ft

          Address: 22 Basil Street
          Phone: +44 (0)20 7589 5171

          77% likes this, based on 132 reviews
          Price Range: USD 39 - USD 54

        • Metro, Le - 100 ft

          Address: 28 Basil Street
          Phone: +44 (0)20 7589 6286

          60% likes this, based on 34 reviews
          Cuisine: European, British
          Price Range: USD 2 - USD 67

        Hotel information
        • Check-in:
          from  2 pm
        • Check-out:
          until  12 pm
        • Year renovated:
          2008
        • Number of floors:
          6
        • Number of rooms:
          49

        Hotel Awards

        UKHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedLondonCapital

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

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        Capital Reviews

        Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Capital

        Average guest rating

        8.2out of 10
        Fabulous
        Based on 46 reviews

        Rating by category:

        Service
        9.6
        Value
        8.3
        Rooms
        10.0
        Location
        9.3

        Guest reviews

        • Group of friends
          9.2

          Tasteful and comfortable - friendly staff

          1) Having to pay for WiFi 2) 5% service charge for the room 3)lack of tea-maiking facilities in the room (The first two are small and simply gave a sense of being milked - a sort of budget approach which, although I tend to approve of Ryanair's use of it, didn't fit with what I expected from this kind of hotel.

        • Older travelers
          8.2

          They don't have modren water mixers in the sinks in the bathos they use the old type.

        • Older travelers
          10.0

          My wife and I enjoyed the position of the hotel, quiet but very central to the shopping we enjoy, also the standard of the cuisine was excellent, beautifully presented and very tasty. Shall visit again.

          Our bedroom was in need of a makeover to improve the facilities and appearance.

        • Single
          7.8

          good location, good restaurant and bar, nice style

          rooms are small and very old fashioned

        • Family with children
          9.6

          we had street view off harrods christmas parade it was brillant grand children loved it

          i would have liked to see a tea /coffee tray in room all hotels we have stayed at have this

        • Couple
          6.2

          Greta Location, Very Quiet,

          Poorly and wrongly decorated, Very expencive for its worth,

        • Older travelers
          6.2

          The room we stayed in was looking rather tired, it was not as good as the rooms we had had on our last two visits

        • Single
          9.2

          The staff are friendly and professional and the hotel is small enough to feel 'at home'. The rooms are comfortable and what pleasure to have proper hangers in the wardrobe and a hairdryer that is not fastened to the desk drawer! The location is great for shopping - between Harrods and Harvey Nicks - and it's not too noisy at night.

          I noticed a couple of things that I would change/improve (such as the net curtains are not on a rail so if you open the window, you can't pull back the nets and there is no magnifying mirror in the bathroom), but nothing serious enough to stop me from staying there again.

        • Older travelers
          9.6

          excellent attentive staff at all times whether at front door or dining room

        • Older travelers
          4.6

          We were dissapointed with the old bathrooms and toilets which had seperate cold and hot water fauccits which was difficult to use and impractical . also the location of the toilet seats next to the walls made it difficult to use the toilets . The shower was old and in need of renovation . Being a member of Small Luxury hotels of the world , we expected the hotel to have better bathroom facilities . We reduced our stay to one night instead of four and moved to another hotel which costed more .

        • Couple
          8.8

          This is a quiet, discreet hotel in a fabulous location. The staff are excellent and very helpful.

          The rooms feel a little cramped (too much furniture in a small space perhaps?)

        • Single
          7.8

          No gym facility within the Hotel itself

        • Older travelers
          8.8

          The warm friendly but competent service of all staff. Nothing was too much trouble.

        • Older travelers
          9.6

          Beautiful hotel - very friendly and helpful staff had a wonderful time. Excellent restaurant amazing food.

        How to reach hotel

        hotel Capital Hotel - London London location
        Show big map »

        Hotel Address:

        22-24 Basil Street, London, United Kingdom, SW3 1AT

        Get directions
        City Center
        • London
          1.6 mi
        Airports
        Train Stations
        • Victoria Station
          4600 ft
        • Victoria Train Station
          4600 ft
        Underground stations
        • Sloane Square
          3300 ft
        • Knightsbridge
          700 ft
        • Bus stop
          700 ft
        Restaurants
        • Petrus (cuisine: European)
          1100 ft
        • Outlaw's at The Capital
          100 ft
        Beaches
        • Shell Beach
          1.5 mi
        • Rushy Bay
          1.5 mi
        Hotel information
        • Check-in:
          from  2 pm
        • Check-out:
          until  12 pm
        • Year renovated:
          2008
        • Number of floors:
          6
        • Number of rooms:
          49

        Hotel Awards

        UKHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedLondonCapital

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

        Use Badge