Hotel Overview:PLEASE NOTE: THIS HOTEL SHUT IN FEBRUARY 2014
The Days Hotel Luton is located within Luton town centre just 0.3 miles from the covered and very popular Arndale shopping centre. This large covered shopping mall stands where the very heart of Luton's shopping district once was located, until being demolished to make way for this amenity. The name comes from its founders Arnold Hagenbach and Sam Chippendale and its covers an area of 755,000 sq ft. Conveniently located for Luton Airport which is 2.1 miles to the east (10 minutes by car/taxi). Its only 1.5 miles to the M1 motorway which gives a direct link down into north London. Local places of interest include Bury Commercial Park (fruit, vegetables and clothing) (0.4 miles), Luton Football Club (0.5 miles) Stockwood Craft Museum and Gardens (0.7 miles), London Museum and Art Gallery (1.1 miles), Capability Green Business Park (1.2 miles), Woodside Animal Farm & Leisure Park (2.2 miles) and Whipsnade Zoo (5.4 miles).
The Days Hotel Luton is a modern hotel and contemporary in style.
Each guest bedroom has en-suite facilities with a power shower. Tea/Coffee/hot chocolate maker, Desk & Lamp, Air conditioning, Direct Modem link, WiFi high speed internet access, Hairdryer, Alarm Clock/Radio, Direct Dial Phone and Television with Sky satellite channels. There are six room suitable for those with disabilities. Standard bedrooms have a 6 foot king size beds and the twin bedroom have a bath in the bathroom. Windows are double glazed. Family rooms are an option that can accommodate 2 adults and 2 children.
Business rooms come with an iron and ironing board and safe.
Onsite the Days hotel Luton offers a licensed bar and restaurant. The modern restaurant has a no smoking policy and serves both breakfast and dinner. The hotel bar is air-conditioned and has 2 x 42" plasma TV screens for guests to view and is open till 02.00.
Other hotel services include a 24 hour front desk, express check-out, safety deposit boxes and laundry service. Wireless internet connection can be picked up from any of the public areas in the hotel and is complimentary.
The Hotel has 2 meeting rooms with a capacity for up to 40 guests. Next door to the hotel is a Living Well heath Club.
Compared to other London hotels: This hotel has been rated 86% by past guests. The London average is 78% and the average for 3 star hotels is 75%. Therefore this hotel is well above average for its sector (star rating) and for London as a whole. Days Hotels have an average guest rating of 77%. The Days Hotel Luton with its rating of 86% is therefore not just well above average for this chain but is our highest rated Days hotel.
Compared to surrounding hotels: The hotels rating of 86% is 13% above the 73% average guest rating for the area around Luton. Guests therefore rate the hotel well above average for the surrounding area.
Milesfaster ranking: 289th from 791 London hotels, 1st of 8 Days Hotels, 2nd of 21 Luton hotels, and 70th of 313 three star rated hotels.
Another to Consider: Another hotel that is much like the Days Hotel Luton and not too far away (1.0 miles, 1.5 km) would be the 3 star Premier Inn Luton Airport, where prices begin from around £43 and which has an 85% guest satisfaction rating.For a hotel that offers lower base rates take a look at the Highwayman Hotel Dunstable. 3.6 miles away (5.7 km), has been rated at 63% by past guests and whose lowest rates start at about £20 (theres free WiFi too).
Parking:Private parking is possible in close proximity to the hotel and costs £4.50 per day.
Internet:WiFi is available in public areas and costs £4.50 per hour.
Shuttle:no service but bus stop nearby or hotel can arrange taxi.
Check-in: 14.00 (2 pm)
Check-out: 11.00 am
History:Hotel opened in 2005.
Directions: M1 Jnct 10 follow the slip road to Jnct 10a. At the roundabout take the 1st left onto London Rod towards Luton. London Road becomes Castle Street. Follow the road to the Roundabout and turn left onto Chapel Viaduct and take the first left after the Hotel onto regent street. The Car Park is on the right next to the Hotel.