Hotel in Detail:Located within Heathrow Terminal 4. Yotel is a Japanese hotel chain that have pioneered a new idea in hotel accommodation, hotel cabins within the airport terminal building itself. Designed for a few hours or an overnight stay with everything you would expect from a normal hotel. Cabins come in different sizes from 6.5 sq metres for a standard to 9.5 square metres for a premium. Given the size of these cabin type pods you might be surprised at the extras you get such as flat screen TV, air-conditioning, toiletries, desk space (fold down) and wireless internet access which is complimentary and will continue for 1 hour after you have checked out. Bathroom are small cubicles with toilet and monsoon rain shower and a curtain for privacy. Drinks can ordered via the TV and breakfast along with a full menu can ordered from the reception/gallery which is manned 24 hours. Non-allergenic bedding, Hairdryer, Iron and ironing board are also available from the galley.
Premium/Accessible Twin Cabins: 3.66m x 2.59m (12ft x 8ft 6"), 1 large double bed or 2 singles
Standard cabin: 2.25m x 2.86m (7ft 4" x 9ft 4"), 1 single bed
Double bed size: 1325mm x 1925mm (4ft 5" x 6ft 3")
single size: 1019mm x 2010mm (3ft 4" x 6ft 7")
Premium cabins: Dimmable mood lighting and a full length mirror. Under bed storage for 2/3 large suitcases and 2 x cabin baggage stowages either side bed. Bathrooms have a hand held shower.
Standard cabins: 1/2 length mirror. Cabin baggage over head rack.
Accessible cabins: floor standing space for luggage. Mood lighting can be dimmed and these cabins have a full length mirror.
Smoking is not permitted in any area of the Yotel hotels or inside the terminals. Please note cabins do not have telephones.
Hotel Vicinity:Nearest: Tube & Railway Station: Heathrow Terminal 4 0.1 1 miles (0.2 km), Motorway: M4 Junction 4 2.5 miles (4 km). Yotel Heathrow Airport Terminal 4 is located on the to the Mezzanine level terminal 4 next to JD Wetherspoons. This is landside of the terminal which means its after security on the airside, or in other words accessible only to people in the UK or able to pass through security into the UK. You are just moments walk from check-in and arrivals at Heathrow terminal 4. However if your arriving or leaving at or from other terminals its not a problem, transfers between terminals is free using the airports transport links. For more details please see the page for transfers between terminals at Heathrow airport.
From Terminal 1, 2 & 3:
Follow the signs for Terminal 4 and Trains. Take the free transfer with Heathrow Connect to Terminal 4. Make your way towards arrivals and take the lift or the escalators on your right (opposite WH Smith) to the Mezzanine level. YOTEL is located past Wetherspoons.
From Terminal 5:
Follow the signs for Terminals 1, 2 & 3 & trains. Take the free transfer with Heathrow Connect to Heathrow Central (Terminals 1, 2 & 3). From Heathrow Central follow the signs for the free transfer with Heathrow Connect to Terminal 4. Make your way towards arrivals and take the lift or the escalators on your right (opposite WH Smith) to the mezzanine level. YOTEL is located past Wetherspoons.
For airside transfer passengers follow the instructions to transfer in the flight connections centre for Terminal 4. Go through immigration and arrivals and follow the signs for Trains. Before you get to the ticketing area, take the lift or the escalators on your left (opposite WH Smith) to the Mezzanine level.
Bedroom Numbers: 32
Check-in: 18.00 till midnight
Check-out: until 08.00
Compared to other London hotels: This hotel has been rated 88% by past guests. The London average is 90% and the average for 3 star hotels is 87%. Therefore while the hotel is below the overall London average you should note that this hotel is above average for its sector (star rating) .
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: 468th from 846 London hotels, 10th of 59 Heathrow hotels, and 139th of 319 three star rated hotels.
Another to Consider: A comparable type of hotel close by (1.6 miles, 2.5 km) would be the 3 star Stanwell Hotel Heathrow, with base rates beginning from £65 and which has an 86% guest satisfaction rating. The Stanwell Hotel Heathrow also offers: free WiFi.We can also suggest a cheaper options nearby which would be the St. Giles Heathrow Hotel. 1.9 miles from the Yotel Heathrow Airport Terminal 4 (3.0 km), has scored 71% from former guests and has rates from around £40.
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, although it's 6.6 miles (10.6 km) away. The Urban Villa has an extremely high guest rating of 94%, one of the best rated London hotels.