Access in Summary
The Radisson Edwardian Grafton Hotel has excellent transport links close by. The nearest tube station is Warren Street London Underground Station which is less than 100 metres away. Buses stop almost directly outside the Main Entrance of the Hotel on Tottenham Court Road.
Car Parking/Drop Off
A valet parking service is available at the Radisson Edwardian Grafton Hotel. A loading bay directly outside the Hotel Entrance provides a drop off area within 10 metres.
Access into Entrance
There is level access into the Hotel from the pavement along Tottenham Court Road. The doors are wide manual inward opening doors. Concierge staff are on hand to open the doors for visitors requiring assistance.
The Reception Desks are located to the right of the Hotel Entrance. There is a separate priority check in and check out desk. An induction loop can also be provided. The Concierge Desk is situated directly ahead in the Reception Lobby. General Hotel information is available in both Braille and large print formats at the Reception Desk.
Bar and Restaurant
The Aston Bar is situated on the Ground Floor of the building and table service is provided. The Hotel Restaurant offers a buffet style Breakfast. Staff will provide table service for guests unable to access the food service counter. Table service is standard for Lunch and Dinner.
The Hotel has some 330 bedrooms comprising of 10 suites, 101 deluxe standard, 146 standard and 73 single rooms. Rooms have safety deposit boxes and mini bars. Visitors should note that some of the bedrooms can only be accessed via steps along Hotel corridors. All floors of the building can be accessed by lift.
All guest bedrooms have en suite bathroom facilities. Bathrooms generally comprise of a shower over a bath.
There are two bedrooms that have been adapted to provide accessible accommodation. These have a desk and seating area with a television incorporating teletext functions.
One of the adapted rooms at the Hotel has a roll in shower room with a portable shower seat. There are grab rails in the shower area and to the side of the toilet. The second adapted room, which was not available for viewing at the time of assessment, has a bath facility. Hotel staff advise that the bath has an appropriate transfer area and grab rails present.
Access to All Areas
The passenger lifts are situated to either side of the central staircase in the Reception Lobby. The lifts offer access to all floors. Stairs can be used as an alternative to gain access to all floors. Access to bedroom accommodation is along corridors with adequate clear width and circulation.
A portable ramp can be provided for access up into the split level lounge bar area and onwards to adjacent function rooms.
Visitors should note that some bedrooms can only be accessed along corridors with steps along the route. The accessible bedrooms are on level access from the lifts.
There is a Business Centre located on the Lower Ground Floor offering computers with internet access and printing facilities. There are several Function Rooms available at the Hotel. Seating plans and room layouts can be tailored to suit individual requirements. All standard equipment for business meetings can be provided. Projection equipment and other aids for hosting meetings can be provided on request. Please discuss specific requirements with the Hotel.
There is an accessible toilet located on the Lower Ground Floor of the Hotel close to the Gymnasium and Meeting Rooms.