Hotel -1 High Street, Hampton Wick, Kingston upon Thames, Surrey, KT1 4DA, 1 High Street, Hampton Wick, Kingston-Upon-Thames, 1 High Street, Hampton Wick, Kingston-Upon-Thames, KT1 4DA Kingston upon Thames, United Kingdom -3 Stars -37 Rooms (On Ciao since: 02/2007)
Advantages: clean great location Disadvantages: night club opposite
...I decided I wanted to go away for the school half term. I had found a holiday park with a really good offer but ummed and arred and lost out on the deal.
So we decided to go for York. I searched the internet for a B & B and got a sale for Hampton By Hilton. We paid £299 for 4 nights for 2 adults and two children, which I thought was quite good. It advertised being two minutes away from the train...
Advantages: Close to some good shops, a good metro station and not far from the Eiffel Tower. Disadvantages: Tiny room, paper thin walls (and I MEAN paper thin) and quite tired rooms.
...* hotel as it was in a good location and it looked nice enough on the pictures, it wasn't badly priced too compared to similar hotels in Paris.
The Hotel's Location
Europe Hotel is in an ideal location on a busy street. It's situated only a 10-15 minute walk away from the Effiel Tower, which was amusing on our first day as we stood with a map wondering where the busy street we were standing in...
Advantages: Great royal history, inside and out Disadvantages: None at all
...Henry VIII is arriving on his barge, out on the Thames,the scurry of activity is hectic, all over the palace.
Cast your imagination back to those historic, royal days; fearful, hospitable, sociable and most of all regal times. It's easy to relive life at Hampton Court, guides dress in period costume and talk in the dialect of the day and exhibitions make it come alive. Take time to step back...