Hotel Vicinity:Nearest: Tube & Railway Station: Heathrow Terminals 1-2-3 0.6 miles (1 km), Motorway: M4 Junction 4 1 miles (1.6 km). The Leonardo Hotel Heathrow Airport Sipson Way/Bath Road opened in August 2000 (as the Holiday Inn Heathrow) and is located close to the main vehicle entrance into London Heathrow Airport Terminals 2 and 3 (terminal 4 is on the opposite side of the hotel). The hotel is also very close to the M4 junction with the airport road. The M4 links up with M25 which in turn link out to the M40, M23 and M11 motorways. The hotel is away from the bulk of hotels that are located on the Bath Road (which is also part of the A4 dual carriageway that leads into London) being to the West of the main entrance. Within 400 yards is the Magpie pub which is a local landmark as its located by the entrance to the airport as you come of the A4. The pub serves cooked meals. Within half a mile is a MacDonald's restaurant (also on the Bath Road and to the East) and the Heathrow Visitor centre. You will also a find the Heathrow bowling ally with another MacDonald's incorporated into the building within 1 mile to the East of the A4. Other local attractions include Osterley Park House (4.6 miles), set in 300 acres a collection of the works of architect Robert Adam. Within 10 miles are three major UK attractions, Thorpe Park (5.6 miles), Legoland (6.8 miles) and Chessington World of Adventures (9.9 miles). This is also a popular area for golf courses with 7 within 3 miles. The nearest is the Heathpark Golf Club at 1.2 miles away. The hotel is also less than a mile from the major business area of Stockley Park.
Hotel in Detail:The Leonardo Hotel Heathrow Airport consists of three intimate pavilions with views towards the main Heathrow Airport runways and sits opposite terminal 2. Features the open lobby concept which is a signature of Leonardo hotels. This is a fusion between the lobby area, reception, bar and restaurant to present a seamless open area.
All rooms are air conditioned with modern en-suite facilities (full-size bath and power shower). Other in-room facilities include Coffee/tea Maker, 32 inch flat screen TV with movies, Hairdryer, alarm clock, Hanging Closet, Direct dial telephone, duvet, triple glazing, complimentary toiletries, stationary, workstations, free WIFi internet access, Tea Maker and iron/ironing board. Executive rooms offer upgrades that includes Thick towelling robes, toiletries by Molton Brown, Bathroom scales, Fully stocked minibar, magazines.
The hotel also has rooms adapted to be accessible for the physically impaired. These rooms feature Wider doors, Low spyholes, Flat-floored shower, Seat in shower, Grab rails, Lower sinks, Emergency cords and Flashing light for fire alarms. These rooms are limited and subject to availability.
Room service is 24 hours.
Dining Options: Restaurant: Open plan restaurant. Sophisticated, modern dining experience, with limestone, leather, solid walnut timers with chrome detailing and Italian lighting effects. Also features large contemporary artworks. The seasonal menu features freshly cooked local produce individually cooked to order. While the daily buffet includes international dishes from around the world. Discrete screens offers privacy while dinning without inhibiting your view of the restaurant.
Breakfast offers a large choice from a fully cooked English breakfast to healthier options such as cereals and juices. There's also a breakfast check-out facility.
Bar: Here the ambience is laid back and contemporary. The bar serves a large range of drinks that include whisky's, wines, beers and cocktails from across the globe as well as speciality coffee's. Hot and cold snacks served throughout the day.
On site the Leonardo Hotel Heathrow Airport has its own Mini Gym with modern exercise and cardio machines along with weights. You can even enjoy the television and sound system while you exercise.
For the business traveller the hotel provides a dedicated business centre. Here you can find secretarial services as well as facilities such as computers with e-mail and office programs, printing and copying, fax, courier and message services.
Onsite are 16 air-conditioned state-of-the-art meeting rooms featuring facilities such as natural daylight, blackout facilities, interactive TV and video, overhead projector and two flip charts, slide projector and High speed internet access. The largest room can accommodate up to 150 delegates.
The public areas have free WIFI internet access. Other hotel services include dry-cleaning and laundry, currency exchange, Babysitting (must be arranged in advance at the hotel), Express check-out and Shoe cleaning machines. Safety deposit box facilities are supplied free of charge at the front reception.
Every other floor of the hotel has an area with vending machines.
The Leonardo Heathrow hotel is fully non-smoking.
Bedroom Numbers: 230 / 4 Floors
Check-in: 14.00 (2 pm)
Check-out: 12.00 noon
Parking:Private parking is available on site and costs £12 per day.
Internet:Complimentary wireless internet access throughout.
Compared to other London hotels: This hotel has been rated 77% 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) .
Compared to surrounding hotels: The hotels rating of 77% is 1% below the 78% average guest rating for the area around Heathrow. This makes the hotel just below the average rating for the vicinity.
Milesfaster ranking: 503rd from 836 London hotels, 37th of 58 Heathrow hotels, and 236th of 314 four star rated hotels.
Another to Consider: A similar type of hotel (size, rating) nearby (0.2 miles, 0.4 km) would be the 4 star Park Inn Hotel Heathrow, with rates that start from about £54 and which has a 78% guest satisfaction rating. The Park Inn Hotel Heathrow also offers: free WiFi.Prefer a tried and tested hotel close by judged by its guests ratings? We think the 4 Star Renaissance Heathrow Hotel stands out in that regard. The Renaissance Heathrow Hotel is only 0.4 miles (0.7 km) away. A highly rated hotel with a guest score of 86%.
History:Name changed March 16th 2015 from Holiday Inn Heathrow Airport Bath Road.
The hotel was one of the first two hotels along with the Holiday Inn Farnborough to roll out the Holiday Inn brand re-launch in the second quarter of 2008. The new concept included a new logo, new bedding, a new shower experience and a signature scent and sound package. This re-launch see's the brand standardise facilities and bring a far more modern feel across its entire portfolio.