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We are ten minutes walk from Pimlico Underground station and ten minutes away from Victoria Railway/ Underground station. Being in such a central position, the Hotel is only a short distance from London's night life, Cinema and Theatre land. All parts of London are easily reached by underground, bus and taxi.

Please do not hesitate to contact us for any further information.

Click here for the underground tube map.

Recommended Transport

If you plan to use the Rail service or London Underground as your transport to the hotel, we suggest you purchase a One Day Travelcard for zones 1-6, Adult £4.90 and child (5-15 yrs) £2.00. (Prices to be used for guidance only)

Children 14 & 15 yrs need a Child Photo card. Bring two passport size photos and the child's passport. The card is free and you will be able to use it during your stay in London.

We strongly recommend that you purchase the Travel card, as this will allow you unlimited use of trains, buses and underground for the day. Paying per ride is usually more expensive and inconvenient.

From Heathrow Airport

By Underground: (Strongly Recommended)
The Piccadilly line serves Heathrow, with trains running every few minutes from early morning to late evening. The journey time to Victoria is roughly one hour. Take the Piccadilly Line to Hammersmith and then on the opposite side of the same platform onto the District Line to Victoria Station. Make sure that the train goes to Victoria Station. DO NOT board trains to Edgware Road or Kensington Olympia.

Once you arrive at Victoria, follow walking directions listed above, with the aid of the map by clicking on the link above.

By Rail and Underground:
The Heathrow Express runs direct, high-speed trains between Paddington Station and Heathrow. Trains depart every 15 minutes and have a journey time of 15 minutes from Heathrow Terminals 1, 2 and 3. Allow an extra 5 minutes for journeys to and from Terminal 4. At Paddington take the Underground District Line to Victoria Station. Follow walking direction listed above.

By Bus:
National Express coaches and Airbus run to Victoria Coach Station every 30 minutes. This is a very good option as the Victoria Coach Station is located literally around the corner from the Winchester Hotel. Cost will be roughly £7.00 standard single. The journey time may ranges between 45mins and 90mins, depending on the traffic. Recommended for late night arrivals.

By Taxi:
Journey time takes approximately 40 minutes to one hour and costs roughly £40-£50.


From Gatwick Airport

By Rail:
Connex South Central and Gatwick Express rail services run direct to Victoria. Journey time is around 30-45 minutes. Trains run every 20 minutes. On exiting Victoria train station follow the walking directions above. Cost will be roughly £8.20  standard single.

By Taxi:

We do not recommend you take a taxi from Gatwick as it is very expensive and takes a long time.

From Stansted Airport

By Rail:
Stansted Skytrain services run every 15 minutes (30 minutes on Saturdays and Sundays) to Liverpool Street Station. Change to the Underground and take the Circle Line to Victoria Station. Follow the walking directions listed above.  per ride is usually more expensive and inconvenient.

From London City Airport

Shuttle Bus to Liverpool Street Station. Go into the Underground and take the Circle Line to Victoria Station.

Waterloo International Train Station

This is a Eurostar terminal that services Paris and Brussels.

By Underground:
There is no direct line to Victoria Station. Take the Northern Line, North to Embankment and change to the District Line. Please note that this is the shortest travelling time, however it does involve a long walk between stations at Embankment.

By Taxi:
We recommend you take a taxi to our hotel.
The cost can vary greatly due to traffic; expect to pay £5 - £15.


Victoria Underground and Train Station

When exiting the Underground, head southwest from Buckingham Palace Road. 
Turn left at Saint George's Drive.
Turn left at Warwick Way.

Victoria Coach Station

Leave Victoria Coach Station and turn left down Buckingham Palace Road. and turn right on Eccleston Bridge. Walk over the bridge and carry straight on. The Road becomes Belgrave Road. Walk up Belgrave Road and you will reach Warwick Way.

Local car parks with rates

We do not recommend guests bring cars into central London.

N.C.P is a national car park located one block away on Semley Place and offers 24 hour parking and will cost £23.50 for 24 hour parking.

Warwick Way car park is located a 5-minute walk away on Warwick Way Road. They offer 24 hour parking for £25.

Comfort day and Night at Best Western Victoria Palace

We offer a full range of single, double and family rooms at very competitive rates – perfect for business and pleasure. All our individually designed bedrooms have private bathrooms, direct dial telephones, broadband connection, hospitality trays

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Local Events and Attractions

London is one of the culture capitals of the world and is brimming with exciting things to see and do. Shop till you drop in the famous Oxford Street, visit the famous Marble Arch, take a breathtaking trip on the London Eye, explore the amazing collections in museums as diverse as the Tate Modern and Natural History Museum or immerse yourself in the history of the city at Westminster Abbey or the Tower of London.

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    Victoria & Albert Museum
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    London Aquarium