Other amenities/services: Rooms with Direct dial phone, Modem lines, Radio, Safe, Trouser press.Laundry.Kitchenette. Refrigerator.Coffee/tea maker.Iron/ironing board.NB. The hotel will be closed from 20/9/07 and will be operating as accomodation for business travellers ONLY, with min stay conditions and under new management.Year of construction 1800,Last renovated 2003,Annex buildings,Number of floors (main building) 5,Number of floors (annex building) 3,Total number of rooms 200,Double / twin rooms 21,Apartments 200,Studios 96,Disabled rooms 8Important place or monument close to the hotel:Situated just north of Hyde Park and Kensington gardens, the apartments are ideal for both business and leisure travellers. Queensway underground station is just a five-minute stroll away and the central Line will take you straight into the financial district, the City. Even closer to Bayswater Underground station, where you are only one stop from Paddington, perfect for the Heathrow Express.