Hotel in Detail:Now a contemporary hotel the Hallmark Hotel Chigwell Prince Regent is housed in a Georgian grade II Listed building and a converted former chapel. The hotel is a popular venue for weddings, events and business functions.
Guest bedrooms come with a modern flat screen TV with freeview digital channels, a laptop safe, free toiletries, iron and ironing board, trouser press, desk, hairdryer and tea and coffee making facilities.
Hotel has a room service. Bathrobes and slippers can be requested.
The Hallmark Hotel Chigwell has its own Brasserie restaurant that has a terrace (where drinks can be enjoyed) and overlooks the hotel gardens. The restaurant serves classic British and continental dishes using seasonal ingredients. Options include grills, pasta, fish and vegetarian options. The setting is chic and contemporary. The Á la carte menu is available at lunchtime and in the evening, and there are bar snacks available during the day
As is the tradition with some of London's classic hotels there is a drawing room where guests can take their drinks.
Complimentary wireless internet access can be accessed from all areas of the hotel.
24-hour front desk Hotel offers luggage storage facilities, dry cleaning and wake up service.
Hotel Vicinity:Nearest: Tube Station: Roding Valley 1 miles (1.6 km), Railway Station: Highams Park 2.5 miles (4 km), Motorway: M11 Junction 4 1.2 miles (1.9 km). The Hallmark Hotel Chigwell Prince Regent is located to the north east of London. The big benefit to this location is being so close to the A406 North Circular Road, The M11 motorway (5 minutes' drive) and the M25 Motorway (10 minutes drive). The North Circular is the orbital London road that covers the northern section of central London (north being north of the River Thames). The M11 connects with Stansted Airport which makes the 21 miles distance seem much closer with a clear motorway run (70 mph speed limit). The M25 encircles the whole of greater London and connects with several other motorways including the M4. Within 3 miles is Wanstead Leisure Centre a very popular sports venue. The Queens Hunting Lodge is just over 2.5 miles (8.0 km) (4.0 km) away and dates back to 1543. Roding valley tube station and Chigwell tube are within 1 mile (1.6 km). Accessible is the huge Westfield Shopping centre which is 5 miles (8.0 km) away in Stratford (south of the Menzies hotel).
Bedroom Numbers: 61
Check-in: 15.00 (3 pm)
Check-out: 11.00 am
History: Was a Menzies hotel till September 2015.
Parking:Public parking is available on site and costs £5 per day.
Internet:Complimentary wireless internet access throughout.
Compared to other London hotels: This hotel has been rated 79% by past guests. The London average is 80% and the average for 4 star hotels is 82%. Therefore this hotel is below average for its sector (star rating) . Hallmark Hotels across the chain average 83% so this hotel is slightly below the guest rating for most Hallmark hotels.
Milesfaster ranking: 615th from 866 London hotels, 1st of 1 Hallmark Hotels, and 266th of 328 four star rated hotels.
Another to Consider: Another hotel that is much like the Menzies Hotel Chigwell Prince Regent and not too far away (2.1 miles, 3.3 km) would be the 3 star Best Western PLUS Epping Forest, where prices begin from around £55 and which has a 67% guest satisfaction rating.
Local hotels analysed:The 50 hotels nearest to this location (Manor Road, IG8 postcode) that we list cover a 7.5 miles (12.1 km) radius. They breakdown as follows: 1 five star hotel (rated 89%), 13 four star hotels (average rating 84%), 23 three star hotels (average rating 80%), 10 two star hotels (average rating 70%) and 3 one star hotels (average rating 65%). Overall the best rated hotel are Staybridge Suites London Stratford City (4 star) and also the Radisson Blu New Providence Wharf (4 star) (both joint top with 91%).
Base Rates: A look at how hotels compare for starting rates (base rates). These published rates are long term rates so do not take account of special deals and offers. The average starting rate looking at all the nearest hotels to this location is £70 per night. The cheapest standard rates begin at £30 at Silkhouse Hotel (2 Star, 58%) while the highest base rates are £250 at Fox Apartments (4 Star, 90%). Averages listed for each individual star sector: Five Star average: £133, Four Star average: £94, Three Star average: £67, Two Star average: £47 and One Star average: £41.
Our in-house ranking based on guest ratings but adjusted for influencing factors ranks Hallmark Hotel Chigwell Prince Regent 34th of the 50 local hotels and 11th for the 13 four star hotels in the area. 16th of 50 (1st of 13 four star hotels.) for base rates ranking. Scoring the hotels rates and review score together we rank the hotel 28th of 45 when judging value for money (City View Hotel was top).
Awards: Accredited with the Green Tourism Award