Hotel Overview: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
Compared to other London hotels: This hotel has been rated 77% by past guests (however its currently trending higher, see note at the top of the page for its 7 day ranking). The London average is 78% and the average for 4 star hotels is 81%. Therefore this hotel is below average for its sector (star rating). Holiday Inn Hotels across the chain average 79% so this hotel is slightly below the guest rating for most Holiday Inn hotels.
Milesfaster ranking: 521st from 770 London hotels, 17th of 26 Holiday Inn Hotels, and 233rd of 286 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 £79 and which has an 82% guest satisfaction rating. The Crown Moran Hotel also offers: free WiFi, a gym, a spa, a swimming pool.For a hotel that offers lower base rates take a look at the Langorf Hotel. 2.4 miles from the Holiday Inn Brent Cross Hotel (3.8 km), has been rated at 73% by past guests and the hotels starting rates begin at about £58 (theres free WiFi too).
Prefer a tried and tested hotel close by judged by its guests ratings? We think the 4 Star Novotel Paddington stands out in that regard, and some 4.2 miles (6.7 km) from this hotel. A highly rated hotel with a guest score of 90%.
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 3.0 miles (4.7 km) away, has a guest satisfaction score of 78% and rates start from about £63.
Holiday Inn Camden Lock: is 4.0 miles (6.4 km) from here, earns a customer rating of 88% and base rates begin at about £115.
Holiday Inn Kingston South: 4.5 miles (7.3 km), rated at 79% and with rates from around £77.
Holiday Inn Regents Park Hotel: 4.9 miles (7.9 km), rated at 81% and with rates from around £93.
Parking:Private parking is available on site and costs £5 per day.
Internet:Internet via modem is available in the hotel rooms and costs £15 per 24 hours.
Bedroom Numbers:154, 10 floors
Check-in: 13.00 (1 pm)
Check-out: 11.00 am
History: Refurbished 2008.