Located in Travelcard Zone 1 of the London Underground Central Line, Lancaster Gate Tube Station is situated near Lancaster Gate on Bayswater Road in Bayswater (City of Westminster), to the north of Kensington Gardens and between Queensway and Marble Arch stations. The address of Lancaster Gate Tube Station is Bayswater Road, Paddington, London W2 2UE. The tube station is near the Marlborough Gate entrance to Hyde Park/Kensington Gardens and is just 300 metres to the east of the Lancaster Gate entrance.
The tube station has a strategic location in central London as there is a plethora of different categories of hotels in its neighbourhood. The most popular hotel in the area is Park Grand London Lancaster Gate that provides comfortable accommodation in a strategic location that is close to most attractions of the city and at an affordable cost. The other hotels in the area include Lancaster London Hotel, London Elizabeth Hotel and Corus Hyde Park Hotel London.
The other underground stations located close to Lancaster Gate tube station are Paddington station, Bayswater tube station and Queensway tube station. Paddington station provides a convenient interchange between the Central Line and the mainline station. Moreover, guests staying at the various hotels close to the station find it convenient to reach Heathrow Airport from Paddington station via the Heathrow Express that takes just 20 minutes for the non-stop journey. The Lancaster Gate tube station offers convenient bus connections as London Buses Routes 46, 274, 94, 148, 390, 94, 148, 274 and 390 and Night Route N207 serve it.
There are several car parks near the station including Colonnades NCP, Arthur Court NCP, Bayswater road NCP, Bell Street Car Park, Queensway Masterpark, Q-Park Kingston House, Church Street Masterpark, Marble Arch Car Parks, Crawford Street NCP, Royal garden Hotel NCP and many other nearby parking areas.
Guests staying at the hotels near Lancaster Gate tube station find it convenient to visit various places of interest in the city. The closest attractions are Hyde Park, Kensington Gardens, Royal Albert Hall, Royal College of Music, Royal Geographical Society, Kensington Palace, Gate Theatre, Serpentine Lake, Serpentine Gallery, Serpentine Solar Shuttle and Princess Diana Memorial Fountain.
The important shopping opportunities close to the station include ME & EM, Marcus Coffee Company and The Dresser. However, the other shopping districts such as Oxford Street, Regents Street, Kensington High Street and Portobello Market are also close by.
There are many restaurants close to Lancaster Gate tube station but the prominent ones are Nipa, Island Grill and Angellus Restaurant. The pubs near the station include Victoria, The Windsor Castle and the Duke of Wellington. Exotic nightlife venues near the station include Westbourne House, Chakana and Notting Hill Arts Club.