Hotel Overview: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 76% by past guests. The London average is 59% and the average for 3 star hotels is 87%. Therefore although the hotel is above average for London as a whole this hotel is below average for its sector (star rating). Days Hotels across the chain average 76% so this hotel is rated as average when compared to other Days hotels.
Compared to surrounding hotels: The hotels rating of 76% is 3% above the 73% average guest rating for the area around Luton. This means the hotel is just above the average rating for the area.
Milesfaster ranking: 480th from 751 London hotels, 6th of 8 Days Hotels, 12th of 21 Luton hotels, and 147th of 298 three star rated hotels.
Another to Consider: A similar hotel nearby (1.6 miles, 2.5 km) would be the 3 star Chiltern Hotel Luton, where rates start from about £22 and which has a 65% guest satisfaction rating. The Chiltern Hotel Luton also offers: free WiFi.
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.