London Zoo is the world's oldest scientific zoo. It was opened in London on April 27, 1828, and was originally intended to be used as a collection for scientific study. It was eventually opened to the public in 1847.
The Hyde Park Court Hotel is about 2.3 miles away from London Zoo, which is about 10 minutes by taxi (depend on traffic)
Address: Regent's Park, London NW1 4RY
Phone: 020 7449 6200