The Phoenix Hotel


London Heathrow Airport

By Train: The Heathrow Express train runs every 10 minutes between Paddington Station and Heathrow Terminals 2, 3, 4 & 5 and is the quickest way to reach central London. Journey times are between 15 and 20 minutes. The hotel is located just 5 minutes’ drive from Paddington Station. Tickets can be bought online at

By Car / Taxi: Travel time is between 30 and 40 minutes, depending on traffic.

London Heathrow Airport

Phoenix Hotel

London Gatwick Airport

By Train: The Gatwick Express is a non-stop train between the airport and Victoria Station; from there you can take the London Underground to Bayswater Underground Station (Circle Line). We are located less than 5 minutes walk from Baywater Station.

By Car / Taxi: Travel time is between 50 minutes and 1 hour, depending on traffic.

London Gatwick Airport

Phoenix Hotel

Public transport

The closest London Underground (Tube) Station is Bayswater, less than 5 minutes walk from the hotel. From here, you can take the District and Circle lines anywhere in London. We are also located 5 minutes from Queensway Station, which is on the Central line.

You can find a tube map by clicking here

You can plan your journey by using Plan my Journey on the London Underground website.


We have listed some of the top tourist attractions in London below. These are all easily accessible from the Phoenix Hotel in London. Our Reception team are always on hand to assist you and provide you with tourist, shopping and restaurant suggestions.

Hyde Park

Hyde Park is the most famous and best loved park in London, with more than 4,000 trees, a lake, a meadow and rose gardens.

Guests can reach Hyde Park by foot as it is only 5 minutes away.

Oxford Street

The most famous shopping street in London, it is the busiest shopping street in Europe with approximately 300 shops and around half a million visitors daily.

Guests can reach Oxford Street by taking the Central Line from Queensway to Oxford Circus. The journey time on the train is only 6 minutes.

Buckingham Palace

Buckingham Palace is the London residence and administrative headquarters for the Royal Family. Explore the magnificent State Rooms which are open to visitors for 10 weeks each summer and on selected dates during winter and spring.

Guests can reach Buckingham Palace by taking the train from Bayswater Station to Victoria.


The most famous museums in London include the Natural History museum, the Science museum, the Victoria and Albert museum and the British Museum.

Guests can reach the Natural History museum, the Science museum and the Victoria and Albert museum by taking the Circle and District line from Bayswater to South Kensington.

Guests can reach the British Museum by taking the Central line from Queensway to Tottenham Court Road.

Tower of London

Discover London’s castle – a secure fortress, royal palace and infamous prison.

Guests can reach the Tower of London by taking the Circle and District line from Bayswater to Tower Hill.

Trafalgar Square

Trafalgar Square is one of London’s most vibrant spaces in the middle of the city, surrounded by museums, galleries, cultural spaces and historic buildings.

Guests can reach Trafalgar Square by taking the Circle and District line from Bayswater to Embankment.

Portobello Road

World’s largest antiques market with over 1,000 dealers selling every kind of antique and collectible. Visitors flock from all over the world to discover one of London’s best loved landmarks which contains the most extensive selection of antiques in Britain