Praed Street, famous for the fact that Paddington Station is situated on it, is in the Paddington District of London in the City of Westminster. The street runs straight in a west-south-westerly direction from Edgware Road to Craven Road, Spring Street and Eastbourne Terrace. The Paddington Station, the Great Western Hotel, the Royal Mail Western Depot and St Mary’s Hospital are located on the northern side of the street. The frontage of Paddington Underground (District and Circle Line) station is located on the southern side of the street which is predominantly retail-oriented. A prominent 1980s extension of the Hilton London Metropole Hotel is located at the far eastern and on the north side of Praed Street. The street is adjacent to Paddington Station and the nearby underground station is Lancaster Gate tube station on the central line. Since Praed Street offers an entrance to Paddington Station, the various connectivity links that are provided by the station are available to guests staying at hotels near entrance on Praed Street.
Many visitors to London prefer to stay in hotels near entrance on Praed Street as they wish to stay in the heart of the city, close to the various attractions of Paddington and of central London as a whole. The biggest attraction of staying in these hotels is that guests can easily reach Hyde Park and Kensington Gardens where they can relax, indulge in leisure activities and visit the various attractions located there such as Serpentine Gallery, Kensington Palace, Serpentine Solar, Serpentine Lake, Speakers’ Corner and Princess Diana Memorial Fountain.
The various hotels near entrance on Praed Street include Mercure London Paddington Hotel, Hilton London Paddington Hotel, Tune Hotel Paddington, Park Grand London Paddington, Shaftesbury Premier London Paddington Hotel, Park Grand London Hyde Park, The Royal Park Hotel London, Hotel Indigo London Paddington, Paddington Court Rooms, Best Western Shaftesbury Paddington Court, Oxford Hotel London, Days Inn Hyde Park Hotel London, Cleveland Hotel London, Hyde Park Premier London Paddington, The Caesar Hotel London, Norfolk Towers Paddington, Novotel London Paddington, London Elizabeth Hotel, Lancaster London Hotel, Best Western Mornington Hotel, and Corus Hyde Park Hotel London.