Hotel Vicinity:Nearest: Tube Station: Hounslow West 0.9 miles (1.5 km), Railway Station: Hayes & Harlington 1.8 miles (2.9 km), Motorway: M4 Junction 3 1 miles (1.6 km). The Travelodge Heathrow Central is on the Bath Road where most of the major Heathrow Hotels are located. Its actually to the far east of the airport grounds making it around 2 miles from Terminals 2 and 3 in the central area and terminals 4 and 5 in the south east/west corner of the airport grounds. The local area is called Creanford and there is a betters election of restaurants and shops at this end of the Bath road especially along the Great West Road. This location is actually pretty handy for west London/Central London as it right on the A4 London side of the airport. A normal journey by car/taxi into west London takes around 20 minutes and 30-40 minutes for central areas. Just 150 yards along the Bath Road is the Jolly Waggoner Bar (DJ nights even WiFi access) should you fancy enjoying a drink in a traditional English Pub. Just under half a mile finds the nearest McDonalds Restaurant which is at the junction with the Great West Road which is the start of a selection of high street shops and amenities. Just over a mile in the other direction but still on the Bath Road in the Heathrow Bowling Alley which handily includes another McDonalds restaurant. 2 miles to the south east is Hounslow town centre which includes the Treaty shopping centre with over 45 retail stores. Just before Hounslow town centre at 1.5 miles from the hotel is Lampton Park, a large park with a nature area, tennis courts, crazy golf, a Peace Garden and a children's play area. Other nearby places of interest include Osterley Park House (300 acres of grounds and a 16th century house with art collection)(2.5 miles), Stocklely Park Business Park (2.9 miles), Syon House and Park (The London home of the Duke of Northumberland)(3.8 miles), York House and Gardens (17th century mansion and Gardens)(4 miles), Kempton Racecourse (4.2 miles) and Orleans House Gallery/Richmond Art Gallery (4.3 miles).
Hotel in Detail:Newly opened on 24th December 2008 the Travelodge Heathrow Central provides budget priced accommodation in the Heathrow/Hounslow district.
Each bedroom is en-suite. Beds are King size and have a duvet. Amenities include a television and tea/coffee facilities.
Family rooms come with a double bed and a pull out bed accommodating 2 adults and 2 children or 3 adults.
Bedrooms especially adapted for improved accessibility are available.
Within the hotel is a licensed Bar Café where a range of drinks, snacks, breakfast and evening meals can be purchased. The menu includes ciabattas, pizzas, fish, lasagne and salads.
Cooked breakfast is available from 06.00 while evening snacks are served from 22.00 till 02.00.
Additionally the Travelodge has drinks and snacks vending machines.
The hotel has a 24 hour reception and provides express check-out. Hairdryers and ironing facilities are available from the reception.
This Travelodge does not permit smoking in any area of the hotel.
Wireless Internet: 30 minutes internet access is complimentary (no charge), 24 hours is £3, 1 week is £12, 2 weeks is £20, 1 month is £35
Shuttle:Heathrow Hoppa H41 runs to the central bus station (for Terminals 1, 2 & 3) 05.00 till 22.30, cost £4.50 one way, £8 return (onboard £5 one way, £8 return) , every 40 minutes from 05.00 till 22.30. For terminals 4 and 5 use the free internal transfers at the airport.
Parking: Available onsite, £5 per day.
Bedroom Numbers: 307 / 7 floors
Check-in: 15.00 (3 pm)
More hotels from this chainYou may be thinking your only preferred choice is still going to be the Travelodge chain your closest choices would be:
Travelodge Heathrow Heston M4 Westbound: is 0.8 miles (1.3 km) away, has a guest satisfaction score of 71% and rates start from about £36.
Travelodge Heathrow Heston Eastbound: is 1.0 miles (1.7 km) from here, earns a customer rating of 80% and base rates begin at about £36.
Travelodge Feltham: 2.2 miles (3.5 km), rated at 70% and with rates from around £42.
Travelodge Heathrow Terminal 5: 4.6 miles (7.4 km), rated at 71% and with rates from around £54.
Compared to other London hotels: This hotel has been rated 80% by past guests. The London average is 80% and the average for 3 star hotels is 77%. Therefore this hotel is above average for its sector (star rating) . Travelodge Hotels across the chain average 76% so this hotel is one of the better rated Travelodge hotels.
Compared to surrounding hotels: The hotels rating of 80% is 2% above the 78% average guest rating for the area around Heathrow. This means the hotel is just above the average rating for the area.
Milesfaster ranking: 512nd from 861 London hotels, 1st of 43 Travelodge Hotels, 19th of 60 Heathrow hotels, and 138th of 326 three star rated hotels.
Another to Consider: Another hotel that is much like the Travelodge Heathrow Central and not too far (0.8 miles, 1.3 km) would be the 3 star Premier Inn Heathrow Bath Road, where prices begin from around £49 and which has an 89% guest satisfaction rating.Looking for lower base rates? Then another option might be the Travelodge Heathrow Heston M4 Westbound. 0.8 miles from here (1.3 km), achieving a rating of 71% by its past clients where rates start from approximately £36.
Would you prefer to go with something that has scored higher in guest satisfaction ratings? If that is what your after then the 5 Star Milestone Hotel & Apartments seems like a possible option. Note though that the Milestone Hotel & Apartments is 9.6 miles (15.4) from the Travelodge Heathrow Central. The Milestone Hotel & Apartments has a perfect unblemished customer rating 100%, a truly stunning achievement.
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If your leaving or arriving from terminal 5 then consider the Travelodge Heathrow Terminal 5 which is linked by the Hoppa shuttle bus to terminal 5 directly.
Comment: At the time of opening the Travelodge was the largest hotel built in the UK using system of lego style building blocks for faster construction and cheaper costs.