Hotel Vicinity:Nearest: Tube Station: Brent Cross 0.5 miles (0.7 km), Railway Station: Hendon 0.8 miles (1.3 km), Motorway: M1 Junction 1 0.3 miles (0.5 km). The Holiday Inn Brent Cross enjoys a site that sits opposite what is known as North London's West End, Brent Cross covered shopping centre. This shopping centre features many cafes and restaurants as well a host of the top shopping chains and boutiques. Next to the hotel is a retail park with large chain stores and a coffee shop. The hotel also enjoys a location just off of the A406 North Circular Dual carriageway, which gives road link to all London airports since it links to the major motorways, namely the M4, M25 and M1 motorways. The hotel is almost at the start of the M1 which goes all the way to the North of England to Scotland. Heathrow is a very easy journey via the A406, A312 and M4. On a clear run its around 20-25 minutes. Also close by are two town shopping High Roads at Golders Green and at Hendon. Golders Green has a large Jewish population and is reflected in the shops and restaurants in the area though there are also well known names such as McDonalds. Hendon has a very popular pub of the same name, 'The Hendon', and a busy shopping area centred around Hendon central Tube. Other nearby attractions include the RAF Museum (1.9 miles), Hampstead museum/burgh house (2.3 miles), Kenwood House (2.5 miles) and Wembley Stadium/Wembley Arena (3 miles).
Hotel in Detail:The Holiday Inn Brent Cross Hotel features car parking, 24 hour room service, Junction Restaurant and cocktail lounge.
Room facilities include en-suite facilities, individually controlled air conditioning, double glazed windows that open, remote control, cable TV with pay movies AM/FM radio, Dataport on dual line direct dial phone and voicemail, high speed wireless internet access, Coffee maker and Tea maker, Hair dryer (in draw), Mini bar, Iron / Ironing Board, Separate hanging closet, Work desk with lamp, Safety deposit box, Shoe shine, Turndown service and Wake up calls. Most rooms have high speed internet access.
Room service is 24 hours. There are four bedrooms adapted for improved accessibility.
Onsite on the ground floor is the informal Junction Restaurant which serves an international menu from full meals to light snacks. Also serves an English breakfast as well as other breakfast options. Also serves Lunch. Open 06.30 till 22.00.
There are no onsite leisure facilities but there are some in the nearby vicinity.
For the business traveller there are 6 meeting rooms with the largest having a capacity for up to 100 delegates reception style. Facilities include air-conditioning, internet access, 35mm Slide Projector, DVD Player, Digital Projector, Flip Chart and Markers, LCD Projector, Lectern. Microphone, Overhead Projector, VCR and Whiteboard.
The public areas of the hotel are air-conditioned. The reception provides safety deposit box facilities. Other hotel services include a Cash Machine, Dry Cleaning Pickup and Laundry and vending machines. The lobby area has a pc with internet access for hire with wireless internet available in the lobby and lounge.
Shuttle Bus: Service runs to and from the underground station from 08.00 till 23.00.
Parking: 150 spaces available onsite
Bedroom Numbers: 154, 10 floors
Check-in: 13.00 (1 pm)
Check-out: 11.00 am
History: Refurbished 2008.
Parking:Private parking is available on site and costs £10 per day.
Internet:Complimentary wireless internet access throughout.
More hotels from this chainMaybe your first and only choice is the Holiday Inn chain your next best options are:
Holiday Inn Wembley Hotel: is 2.9 miles (4.7 km) away, has a guest satisfaction score of 80% and rates start from about £63.
Holiday Inn Camden Lock: is 4.0 miles (6.4 km) from here, earns a customer rating of 85% and base rates begin at about £89.
Holiday Inn London West: 4.0 miles (6.4 km), rated at 79% and with rates from around £60.
Holiday Inn Regents Park Hotel: 4.9 miles (7.9 km), rated at 77% and with rates from around £88.
Compared to other London hotels: This hotel has been rated 81% by past guests. The London average is 79% and the average for 4 star hotels is 82%. Therefore although the hotel is above average for London as a whole this hotel is below average for its sector (star rating) . Holiday Inn Hotels across the chain average 78% so this hotel is just above the average rating for Holiday Inn hotels.
Milesfaster ranking: 390th from 823 London hotels, 7th of 26 Holiday Inn Hotels, and 181st of 309 four star rated hotels.
Another to Consider: A similar hotel nearby (1.2 miles, 1.9 km) would be the 4 star Crown Moran Hotel, where rates start from £67 and which has a 79% guest satisfaction rating. The Crown Moran Hotel also offers: free WiFi, a spa.For a hotel that offers lower base rates take a look at the New Linden Hotel. 4.3 miles away (6.9 km), has been rated at 75% by past guests and the hotels starting rates begin at about £50 (theres free WiFi too).
Something close by with a great client rating? We suggest the 4 Star Hide Hotel Hendon may well be of interest to you, it's only 0.6 miles (0.9 km) from here. The Hide Hotel Hendon is one of the top rated London hotels with a 91% guest satisfaction rating.
Local hotels analysed:The closest fifty hotels around this area (Tilling Road, NW2 postcode) that are listed on this website cover a 4.3 miles (6.9 km) radius. The numbers for each star rating are 22 four star hotels (average rating 81%), 24 three star hotels (average rating 77%), 3 two star hotels (average rating 63%) and 1 one star hotel (rated 84%). The highest rating goes to Hide Hotel Hendon (4 star) and also the Europa House Apartments (4 star) (both joint top with 91%).
Base Rates: We look at what the average base rates are for the area and by star rating. These rates do not take account of offers and short term deals so are just a guide. If we look at the average for all hotels in the area (nearest 50) we get an average base rate of £72 per night. The lowest rates are at £33 at Travelodge Wembley High Road (3 Star, 86%) and the Wedgewood Hotel (2 Star, 61%) and highest base rates of £199 at Europa House Apartments (4 Star, 91%). Averages for each sector of star rating: Four Star average: £89, Three Star average: £61, Two Star average: £40 and One Star average: £45.
We rank hotels based on our own proprietary algorithm based mainly on guest ratings but adjusted for influencing factors. We rank Holiday Inn Brent Cross Hotel 21st (joint) of the 50 local hotels and 11th (joint) for the 22 four star hotels in the area. The hotel is 20th of 50 (3rd of 22 four star hotels.) for lowest standard rates locally. Looking at the hotels rates plus its user rating we rank it 14th of 49 for sheer bang for buck (Apple House Guesthouse Wembley was top).