Hotel Vicinity:Nearest: Railway Station: Elstree & Borehamwood 0.8 miles (1.3 km), Tube Station: High Barnet 3.1 miles (5 km), Motorway: M1 Junction 4 2.3 miles (3.7 km). The Ibis Elstree Borehamwood is within the residential town of Borehamwood. Although mainly residential its also home to a number of retail parks and headquarters for large corporations. Canon have their offices and service centre just over 2 miles way in Centennial Park while the Millennium Studios are 0.3 miles way along Elstree Way. The area is also home to the BBC studios where the popular long running series of East Enders is filmed on Clarendon Road just under half a mile way. The towns High Street is centred along Shenley Road which is the extension of Elstree Way. Lots of shops and restaurants and with a large supermarket, Tesco, at its East end and just 400 yards from the hotel. Borehamwood Shopping Park is 0.7 miles way on Theobald Street at the end of the High Road (Shenley Road). Its open 7 days a week and has a host of major stores. This part of north London is rich in gold courses with no less than 10 courses within 3.5 miles, the nearest being Arkley Golf Course (1.1 miles). Nearest places of interest include the 65 acres of Aldenham Coutry Park (2.1 miles), Barnet Museum (2.8 miles), De Havilland Aircraft Museum (3.7 miles), Potters Bar Museum (4 miles) and the RAF Museum (4.4 miles). The hotel is served by good road links with the A1 dual carriageway giving links into central London and M25 motorway giving links out to all London airports.
Hotel in Detail:This is a modern purpose hotel that first opened in February 2008.
The bedrooms each have a bathroom along with climate control, internet connection, desk space and satellite television. Rooms are contemporary in style.
6 rooms are adapted for accessibility.
Onsite is a cafe and hotel bar. The cafe opens in the evening making available a good selection of food (pasta, tapas, grilled meats, pizza and more) and drinks. The bar is open all day. Breakfast is served 04.00 till noon and snacks are available throughout the day.
The main reception desk is staffed at all times. day and night.
The Ibis Borehamwood has free WiFi high speed internet access.
Bedroom Numbers: 122 / 6 floors
Check-in: 12.00 noon
Check-out: 12.00 noon
Parking:Public parking is available in close proximity to the hotel and costs £1 per day.
Internet:Complimentary wireless internet access throughout.
More hotels from this chainIf your first option for an alternative is again the Ibis chain take a look at these closest alternatives:
Ibis Wembley: is 7.3 miles (11.7 km) away, has a guest satisfaction score of 75% and rates start from about £39.
Compared to other London hotels: This hotel has been rated 81% by past guests. The London average is 80% and the average for 3 star hotels is 76%. Therefore this hotel is above average for its sector (star rating) and for London as a whole. Ibis Hotels across the chain average 78% so this hotel is just above the average rating for Ibis hotels.
Milesfaster ranking: 393rd from 866 London hotels, 6th of 17 Ibis Hotels, and 100th of 329 three star rated hotels.
Another to Consider: A similar hotel nearby (0.4 miles, 0.7 km) would be the 3 star Premier Inn Elstree Borehamwood, where rates start from £39 and which has an 89% guest satisfaction rating.
Local hotels analysed:The fifty closest hotels from here (Elstree Way, WD6 postcode) that we have data for cover a 9.1 miles (14.6 km) radius. The 50 consist of 16 four star hotels (average rating 83%), 31 three star hotels (average rating 79%), 2 two star hotels (average rating 64%) and 1 one star hotel (rated 91%). Top 3 star hotel is Premier Inn Greenford at 90%. Of these hotels the highest rated is Bay Tree House B&B (4 star) at 100%.
Base Rates: See how the area stacks up for low rates using base rates. We use published base rates but note these do not reflect special offers or short term discounts so remain a rough guide. We have calculated the average base rate for all the 50 nearby hotels at £70 per night. The low end of the scale shows rates from £33 at Travelodge Wembley High Road (3 Star, 80%) to a high of £140 at Premier Inn Wembley Park (3 Star, 88%). Rate averages for each star rating: Four Star average: £82, Three Star average: £63, Two Star average: £56 and One Star average: £118.
We rank hotels based on their guest rating but balanced for their influencing factors and we rank Ibis Elstree Borehamwood 21st (joint) of 50 nearby hotels and 11th (joint) for the 31 three star hotels in the area. Compared to the nearest alternative hotels this hotel is 2nd of 50 (2nd (joint) of 31 three star hotels.) for base rates. Balancing the hotels rates and user rating we rank the hotel 4th of 45 when judging the balance of price point to user rating (Bay Tree House B&B was top).