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transportation from airport to hotel

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transportation from airport to hotel


What is the best way to get to the Millenium Mayfair from the airport and what is the approx. cost. Also, how does eveyone feel about staying there after the russian spy thing???We haven't changed reservations yet, but are thinking about it.

Thanks for advice.


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1. Re: transportation from airport to hotel

Hi Kathy

Firstly, which airport are you arriving at? If I am right in guessing Heathrow then you have 3 options.

1. Tube - Piccadilly Line to Hyde Park Corner then a 10 minute walk up Park Lane, right at the Grosvenor hotel into Grosvenor Square. Costs around GBP 5.40 for the tube. Takes around 40 minutes

2. Heathrow Express to Paddington, 15 minutes, then short taxi ride to the hotel. Train will cost around GBP 14 single, taxi around GBP 7 plus tip.

3. Taxi all the way, door to door from Heathrow will set you back at least GBP45 and will depend on traffic, time of day etc.

As for the recent incidents, I wouldn't worry too much, just avoid the tea!

Seriously, it may have never even happened there and you can bet the staff will be extra vigilant now just in case.

Just you go and stay there and have a great time in London

If it's not Heathrow you're flying into, let us know.


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2. Re: transportation from airport to hotel

Dicanio - Just avoid the tea LOL

Seriously, I wouldn't change the hotel it's a very nice hotel in a great area.

I would take the tube from Heathrow ,in the end it's quickest & cheapest.

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>>>We haven't changed reservations yet, but are thinking about it.<<<

I can't imagine what you'd achieve by doing so.

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4. Re: transportation from airport to hotel

I'd take the tube to Hyde Park Corner, then walk. The current cash fare is £4 from LHR, but fares are going to rise in January, and the new prices haven't yet been posted. If you don't fancy walking along Park Lane, you can take a bus from Hyde Park Corner: the numbers 10 and 74 have stops at the tube station, and will stop about two thirds of the way along Park Lane (alight at Grosvenor Gate / Upper Grosvenor Street) and walk a couple of minutes to Grosvenor Square.

Would I stay at the Millennium Mayfair? Yes I would. I was in London the last two weeks of last month, flew a few times with BA, and have no concerns about it.

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