Beit Hall, Hyde Park, London

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Beit Hall, Hyde Park, London

Located on Prince Consort Road, next to the Royal Albert Hall and moments away from Hyde Park, Beit Hall is one of Imperial's oldest and most historic building.

Summary

  • 20th century buildings
  • Breakfast (at additional cost)
  • Private car parking for a charge (on site)
  • No smoking
  • Minimum age 18
  • B&B
  • Room Only (no kitchen facilities)
  • 4 Star Official Rating
  • Historic Property
  • Lifts

Facilities

  • Free broadband access (wired)
  • Free broadband access (wifi)
  • Shared gardens
  • Squash court
  • Gym
  • Swimming pool
  • Luggage storage
  • 24 hour security
  • Linen included
  • Towels included
  • Common room
  • Sitting room
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Hair dryers
  • Elevator
  • Clothes dryer
  • Washing machine
  • Telephone
  • Central heating

Food and Drinks

  • Restaurant
  • Cooked breakfast (additional cost)
  • Continental breakfast (additional cost)
  • Lunch available (at additional cost)
  • Dinner available (at additional cost)
  • Bar
  • Picnic area

Nearby recreations

  • Recommended walks
  • Pub (walking distance)
  • Museums (walking distance)
  • Historic houses
  • Gardens
  • Tennis courts (walking distance)
  • Recommended restaurants (walking distance)
  • Theatre (walking distance)
  • Theatre (a short drive)

Offering summer accommodation in Central London, the historically listed Beit Hall is one of Imperial College’s most prominent buildings. Hyde Park and the Royal Albert Hall are less than a minute walk away.

Many of the bedrooms offer pleasant views over Beit Quadrangle or the Royal Albert Hall. Each bedroom features free tea and coffee making facilities. Linen, towels and toiletries are provided.

Beit Hall is located within easy walking distance of South Kensington and Gloucester Road Tube stations and attractions including the Natural History Museum, Science Museum and Victoria and Albert Museum and Harrods department store.

It is a great place for diverse activities, with the tranquility of Hyde Park and Kensington Gardens, the racey pace of Kensington and Knightsbridge and the ever educational world of renowned Museums in South Kensington.

Beit Hall is one of Imperial College London Student residences and is open to the public as a hotel during the summer holidays.

Please note that under 18's are not allowed at Beit Hall.

Please note that overnight parking on site is limited and needs to be pre-booked at least 7 days in advance. Please refer to the "Arrival information and how to find us" section for further details. 

Please note that between 3 July and 24 Sept 2017, there will be window repair works taking place in Beit Hall. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.

History to the present day

Founded in 1907, Imperial is the UK's leading science, technology and medicine university.

Food and Drinks

Buffet Style Full English and Continental is available to book. Breakfast is served in the Sherfield Building on campus, which is approximately a 3-minute walk from the accommodation. Breakfast times: between 7.00am and 10.00am on weekdays and 7.30am - 10.00am on weekends.

Snacks and light meals are available on campus throughout the day from various outlets.

Food and drink vending machines can be found onsite.

Eastside Bar and Restaurant

The Eastside Bar and Restaurant serves a delicious range of 'gastro-pub' style dishes perfect for lunch or dinner, as well as a superb range of ales and wines, teas and coffees. Conveniently located on the ground floor of the Eastside Halls of Residence, this venue is on the doorstep of any guest staying in Prince's Gardens or Beit Hall. Eastside is open daily from 12.00 to 9.00pm Monday to Thursday and from 11am.00 to 11.00pm on Fridays.

Grounds and gardens

Guests staying in Beit Hall, can enjoy use of the leafy Prince's Gardens themselves. As London's only privately-owned public square, the Gardens offer a beautiful green tranquil space in the heart of central London. For those who want to venture out of the College grounds, Hyde Park is a short walk away and offers vast green space and with its own lake.

Other facilities

Free wifi Internet access is available to guests for the duration of your stay. 

Cashless laundry facilities available. A wash cycle is £2.10 and a dry cycle is £1.10. Internet access in each room. Laundry cards can be purchased from Reception (min. value £5.00).

Located on the north side of Prince's Gardens, Ethos Sports Centre offers 25m swimming pool complete with sauna, steam room and spa, fitness gym, exercise studio for classes, sports hall for badminton, table tennis, basketball and 5-a-side football, climbing wall, three squash courts, treatments.

 

Arrival information and how to find us

Address: Prince Consort Road, South Kensington, London, SW7 2BB, United Kingdom

Check-in: From 2.00pm.     Check-out: By 10.00am.

Reception is open 24 hours, 7 days a week.

Please note that overnight parking on site is limited and needs to be pre-booked at least 7 days in advance. The cost is £3.00 per hour or £30.00 per day. To book your parking, please email car.park@ic.ac.uk attaching your accommodation booking confirmation receipt and vehicle registration number.

Nearest Underground Station: South Kensington Station.

Directions: At South Kensington station, turn right into the subway sign-posted for the museums and continue for approx. 5 minutes until you reach the very end of the subway (Exit 3). At the exit, cross the road and turn left up Exhibition Road walking towards Hyde Park. Take the second side street on the left, Prince Consort Road. Beit Hall is located on your right hand side, the red-brick building right after you pass the steps of the Royal Albert Hall.

By Car: Unfortunately, we do not offer parking. Please note that central London operates a Congestion Charge zone between the hours of 7.00am-6.30pm Monday to Friday, excluding Public Holidays. The current daily charge when entering the zone is £11.50, to find out more and how to pay please visit the following website http://www.cchargelondon.co.uk 

Cancellation Terms

Customer loses a night (or more) if the booking is cancelled after a certain time.
If customer cancels giving more than 2 day(s) notice: £10.00 admin fee
First 1 night(s) non-refundable if the customer cancels within 2 day(s) of arrival date, plus £10.00 admin fee.
Customer loses full amount if they cancel on day of arrival date or if they don't show up.

More photos of Beit Hall, Hyde Park, London

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Customer feedback

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, October 2017: Fantastically good value for money and perfectly situated for the Proms. Will definitely book again. 5/5

, October 2017: Great location, ease of check-in, breakfast, general convenience! We would do this again. 5/5

, September 2017: Always a pleasure to come here. Well-run, friendly staff. Yes, it's basic student accommodation so you get what you expect, but it's nicely maintained and the location is excellent. 4/5

, September 2017: Very good value for the centre of London 4/5

, September 2017: Very comfortable en-suite room. Staff very pleasant and helpful. Very pleasant atmosphere in general. 4/5

, September 2017: Good position and easy to reach many places. It's very convenient to live there. Just walking distance to several famous museums. 4/5

, September 2017: Loved our stay. Will definitely be back next year. Wonderful. 5/5

, September 2017: Great location enabling us to have two nights running at the Proms including The Last Night which was memorable. Then spent following day in Hyde Park so again handy for this event too. Rooms are clean, quiet, warm and with ensuite facilities. Reception staff were helpful thoughout our stay and we hope to return in 2018! 5/5

, September 2017: Not our first stay at Beit Hall and probably not our last. Good to see the bar has a wider range of food compared to previous visits. Ideal location for the Proms and main museums. 5/5

, September 2017: Perfect for the Museums and Hyde Park. Reasonably priced, clean and tidy, cheap beer in the SU. 5/5

, September 2017: Excellent in every way......tremendous value for money.....rooms basic but spotlessly clean and breakfast more than adequate. 5/5

, September 2017: We loved the location and thought the room was good value for money. The staff were pleasant and helpful and we enjoyed our stay at Beit Hall and would come again. 5/5

, September 2017: A real pleasure to feel the student's life once again ! Will book another time for sure ! 4/5

, September 2017: Great place to stay, speedy check in, lovely clean room and ensuite, friendly staff. All perfect. 5/5

, September 2017: Excellent location, easy to book, staff helpful, very good facilities, would have liked access to kitchen, excellent value. I would use university accommodation again and recommend you service 5/5

, September 2017: Great location. No frills but suited our purpose for a Prom concert. Have recommended to others. 4/5

, September 2017: As a female solo traveller I felt safe at all times. The staff on the desk were very helpful. Located in a great place. Nearby uni restaurant great value for money. Would certainly stay again. 4/5

, September 2017: Very well located and good facilities, ideal for an overnight or weekend sight seeing or business stop over 4/5

, September 2017: Think we were in room 417 looking out to the steps up to the Albert Hall which was a wonderful view. All in all a very good berth for a night - the only thing we missed was a TV but since we were at a concert for most of the evening that really did not matter. 4/5

, September 2017: A stay at Imperial College is always a very pleasurable experience. Not only is the accommodation within easy reach of the Royal Albert Hall: the main reason for my visit is to attend a BBC Promenade concert, There is the added bonus of other Landon attractions being within easy reach. 5/5

, September 2017: All very clean and nicely organized. Perfect location for the proms! 4/5

, September 2017: I felt safe and comfortable. Good value for money. Excellent breakfast 5/5

, September 2017: I have rated everything as excellent because our stay was. We could not have been more central in London for what we wanted to do and felt very safe walking around even in the evening. The room served us very well and it was really great to be able to use the student union bar too. We are hoping to visit again next year! 5/5

, August 2017: Great value in a great location, overall verry good. Thanks Martin & Jenny. 4/5

, August 2017: Very clean room and I was very pleased to have en suite facilities. A very convenient location and breakfast was excellent. Hope to stay again another time. 5/5

Mr allen F, August 2017: Great location adjacent to the Albert Hall, tremendous value. 4/5

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