The Shakespeare is in a building built in 1850, originally a townhouse and later converted into a hotel, painted light yellow. It's an economic accommodation, ideal for those on a limited budget. It has facilities like pool table, internet point, reception 24h-24h, drinks and snacks, breakfast room and two meeting rooms.
The Shakespeare has 60 rooms, equipped with satellite TV, telephone, private bathroom and free wifi. At the reception it's possible to request hair dryers and irons.
The Shakespeare is in a tree-lined area of Norlfolk Square. The Paddington district is well served by the subway line. Also nearby there are Hyde Park, the Rose Garden, Marble Arch, Oxford Street, shops, restaurants and bars.