For visitors – and those staying in – London’s Chelsea, relying on public transport (not least the London Underground network) is often the usual travelling option. But what if you have your car with you? Where can you park…?
Nell Gwynn Garages
(Sloane Avenue SW3 3AX/ 0.2 miles from San Domenico House)
Offering 50 spaces and available 24-hours-a-day, as well as a concierge at all times and CCTV, this parking solution’s also just a few minutes’ walk from central Chelsea transport hubs like the Sloane Square and South Kensington Tube stations.
Sydney Street Car Park
(Sydney Street SW3 6NR/ 0.6 miles from San Domenico House)
Gated, boasting 30 spaces and open 7am-6pm every day (apart from Sunday), prices here range from £10 for two hours up to £30 for more than five hours; it’s concierge staff supposedly greet punters with a smile and it can lay claim to a ‘Safer Parking’ award.
NCP Car Park London Cadogan Place
(Cadogan Place SW1X 9SA/ 0.6 miles from San Domenico House)
Open 24-hours all week and claiming a maximum 344 spaces, while blessed with CCTV, electric car charging options and motorbike-parking (£6), its prices vary from £14 for one hour right up to £54 for a full 24 hours.
(Semley Place SW1W 9QL/ 0.6 miles from San Domenico House)
Clearly providing an excellent parking solution for those wanting to use the London Victoria train and coach/ bus stations, as well as for those staying at the likes of San Domenico House hotel Chelsea, this car-park offers 422 spaces, as well as electric car charging, disabled access and CCTV. Prices range from £14 for two hours up to £46 for 24 hours and it’s open 24-hours-a-day.
28 Pavilion Road
(28 Pavilion Road SW1X 0HH/ 0.7 miles from San Domenico House)
Another Safer Parking award-winner, this one is open overnight (24 hours), has no height restrictions, several electric car charging points and accepts both cards and cash as payment options. Prices vary from £10.10 for one hour up to £40 for 24 hours. Note: it’s ideal too if you want to pop into Harrods.
(Cumberland Street SW1V 4LR/ 0.9 miles from San Domenico House)
Offering 240 spaces (including 61 spaces for motorcycles and four electric car charging points), this car-park’s relatively cheap – prices are £7.20 for two hours up to £26 for 24 hours – and its owner, Q-Park, runs a Theatreland parking scheme, which means you can pay just 50 percent the normal price should you have proof (presumably your tickets) you’re attending a show at one of the West End theatres.
London Victoria Station
(Eccleston Bridge Road SW1W 9SJ/ 0.9 miles from San Domenico House)
Open Monday to Friday and at weekends, this 83-space car-park is obviously especially good for use of the aforementioned Victoria stations – and it’s not the priciest (Monday-Friday: £11 for two hours up to £30 for 24 hours; Saturday-Sunday: £15 for 24 hours). It also boasts disabled parking, electric car charging points, motorcycle parking, bike racks, CCTV and Safer Parking award status.
(31-36 Harrington Road SW7 3ND/ 0.8 miles from San Domenico House)
Offering 30 spaces and very competitive rates (£8 for two hours, £33 for 12 hours and £50 for 24 hours), this one’s opening times aren’t as straightforward as the others’ (6.30am-11.30pm Monday-Friday, 7am-11.30pm Saturday and 8am-6pm Sunday); it doesn’t though have any height restrictions and is perfectly located not just for hotels in Chelsea UK, but also many nearby attractions, such as Hyde Park, the shopping of Knightsbridge and the museums of ‘Albertopolis’.