Hotel Vicinity:Nearest: Tube & Railway Station: Heathrow Airport T5 1.2 miles (1.9 km), Motorway: M25 Junction 14 0.7 miles (1.1 km). The Hilton Heathrow Airport Terminal 5 hotel sits to the west of the airport placing it closest to terminal five, just over one mile away from the terminal itself. The other big plus for the Hilton is its just 0.7 miles from the M25 motorway which links with several other motorways including the M4, M1, M11, M3 and M20. The M25 itself is the orbital motorway around London so you have fantastic road links to and from Heathrow Airport, all parts of London and out to other areas of England. The hotel is on the edge of Poyle which is a village district within Slough and since 1995 part of the Colnbrook with Polyle parish. 0.6 miles (1 km) from Jump Giants, a huge sports arena with trampolines, a Battle Beam Zone, jump arena, foam zone, dodgeball courts, tumble runs, basketball slam dunk lanes and dedicated junior giants area.
Hotel in Detail:The Hilton London Heathrow Airport Terminal 5 is a purpose built business and spa hotel.Great transport links and yet it resides in the 13 acres of its own landscaped gardens. The hotel has 3 onsite restaurants and 2 bars. That's quite a bonus for Heathrow Hotels since much of the surrounding area is somewhat sparse in dining facilities compared to central London locations. The hotel marries 3 separate concepts into one, the convenience of an airport location, the charm of a country estate along with the service and facilities of a major city hotel.
The accommodation offers a choice of both Hilton bedrooms and suites, all of which are fitted with sound proofed windows. A large flat screen TV comes as standard (movie channels and video games) along with desk providing working space and ergonomic desk chairs. Standard rooms have King size beds, media hub, alarm radio, air-conditioning, high speed internet access and dual line direct dial telephone with dataport.
For a peaceful nights sleep rooms feature black-out curtains and beds have duvets with non-allergenic pillows.
Bathrooms come with top brand toiletries supplied, hand held shower and a hairdryer.
Room service runs 24/7 as does housekeeping.
Standard rooms: 28 sq m.
Deluxe rooms: 34 sq m and have an informal seating area.
Executive rooms: 28 sq m, they have 42" TV's and come with access to the executive lounge where free breakfast is served. The executive room bathrooms have a separate bath and shower.
Suites: 56 sq m and access to executive lounge.
River Bar: Chic and stylish. Serving Beers, wines and spirits along with a range of snacks.
Musetti's Coffee Shop: Relaxed atmosphere. Serves a range of coffee's and tea's which can be enjoyed alonside the cafes sandwiche's, panini's, muffins, cakes and pastries.
Gallery Bar: Quiet and stylish with a tranquil ambiance. Serves a full range of beers and spirits as well as coffee and tea and light snacks.
The Gallery: 190 seats. Sophisticated and contemporary setting. Traditional and modern English cuisine where the kitchen focuses on quality and seasonal freshness .
Mr Todiwala's Kitchen: 60 seats. Pan-Indian dishes served in a stylish and vibrant setting.
Meeting and events facilities for up to 1,170 delegates with 10,000 square foot (929 square metres) of space. This includes a range of options with boardrooms suited to smaller gathering of up to 24 delegates.
The Hilton promotes itself as a business hotel and its no surprise then that onsite is a dedicated business centre with a range of services and equipment including WiFi internet. Open 09.00 till 17.00.
Alongside regarding itself as a business hotel at Heathrow Airport the Hilton also boats great Spa facilities. Onsite is the Fitness Centre by Precore® with a range of fitness equipment open 06.30 till 21.30 and complimentary for guest use. There is also a luxury spa with sauna, hydrotherapy pool, treatment rooms and steam room.
Shuttle:Hoppa bus operates every 15-30 minutes to terminals 1,3,4,5 between 04.45 and 23.45. £4.50 one way, £8 return (onboard £5 one way, £8 return) . Journey time approx 5-10 minutes.
There is also a free shuttle bus that operated twice in the morning and twice in the evening serving the business parks at Bedfont Lakes and Stockley Park.
Bedroom Numbers: 350
Check-in: 15.00 (3 pm)
Check-out: 12.00 noo
Parking:Private parking is available on site and costs £16 per day.
Internet:Complimentary wireless internet access throughout.
More hotels from this chainIf your first and only choice is for the Hilton chain your options for the same brand nearby are:
Hilton Heathrow Terminal 4: is 3.5 miles (5.6 km) away, has a guest satisfaction score of 83% and rates start from about £108.
Hilton Garden Inn Heathrow Airport: is 4.2 miles (6.7 km) from here, earns a customer rating of 85% and base rates begin at about £60.
Hilton London Syon Park: 8.5 miles (13.7 km), rated at 84% and with rates from around £135.
Compared to other London hotels: This hotel has been rated 88% by past guests. The London average is 90% and the average for 4 star hotels is 91%. Therefore this hotel is below average for its sector (star rating) . Hilton Hotels across the chain average 89% so this hotel is slightly below the guest rating for most Hilton hotels.
Compared to surrounding hotels: The hotels rating of 88% is 8% above the 80% average guest rating for the area around Heathrow. The hotel is thus rated above average for hotels close to the airport.
Milesfaster ranking: 443rd from 846 London hotels, 15th of 29 Hilton Hotels, 10th of 59 Heathrow hotels, and 178th of 321 four star rated hotels.
Another to Consider: A comparable type of hotel close by (0.3 miles, 0.5 km) would be the 4 star Holiday Inn Heathrow T5, with base rates beginning from £59 and which has an 88% guest satisfaction rating.Would you prefer to go with something that has scored higher in guest satisfaction ratings? If that is what your after then the 4 Star Urban Villa seems like a possible option. Note though that the Urban Villa is 9.3 miles (14.9) from the Hilton Heathrow Airport Terminal 5. The Urban Villa has an extremely high guest rating of 94%, one of the best rated London hotels.
Using terminal 4: if you are using terminal you may want to also consider the Hilton Heathrow Hotel which is actually adjoined to terminal 4 by a covered walkway. It also is served by a shuttle to T5.
Background:The Hilton Terminal T5 Hotel is a joint venture between Shiva Hotel and Hilton. Shiva are responsible for the hotels management under the Hilton branding on a franchise basis. Work started on construction is the last quarter of 2008 with work originally planned to finish by December 2010. However the hotel eventually opened on 31st August 2010.
2013 Hilton European brand awards:
Housekeeping Award of Excellence and a Hilton Brand Award of Excellence
2012 Best Medium Group Hotel Employer from Caterer.com