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Exterior view of the entrance to Thistle Lancaster Gate

Hyde Park Lancaster Gate Hotel Location


Thistle London Hyde Park Lancaster Gate is at the heart of one of London’s most historic areas for shopping, culture and nature. Feel like royalty with a wander through Kensington Palace and Gardens, do a bit of boating on Serpentine Lake in Hyde Park, or find treasure to take home at the famous and fabulous Portobello Road Market. The hotel is a short stroll from Lancaster Gate, Queensway and Bayswater Tube stations and not far from Paddington rail station. 

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To Reach Thistle London Hyde Park Lancaster Gate by Road

At the Marble Arch roundabout, take the exit onto Bayswater Road (A40) then follow signs to Notting Hill Gate (A402). After Lancaster Gate Tube station, take the second right into Lancaster Gate and immediately left into Thistle Hyde Park. We have 12 car parking spaces available at an additional charge. To programme your sat-nav, please use the postcode W2 3NR.

By Rail

The nearest mainline station is London Paddington, which is 0.5 miles or about 10-15 minutes’ walk from Thistle London Hyde Park Lancaster Gate. Lancaster Gate Tube station (Central line) is a three-minute walk. As you leave the station, turn right and head west along the Bayswater Road; the hotel will be on your right. If you are coming from Queensway or Bayswater Tube stations, make your way to Bayswater Road and turn left. The hotel is 0.3 miles away and will be on your left.

From the Airport

London Heathrow: The Heathrow Express runs direct to London Paddington in just 15 minutes (20 from Terminal 5), with a train every quarter of an hour. You can then walk to the hotel in 12-15 minutes.

London Gatwick: Take the Gatwick Express to London Victoria, exit the station and go to the Grosvenor Gardens (Stop Q) for the 148 bus toward Shepherds Bush. Ride it to the Leinster Terrace stop, just one minute walk from the hotel.