Hotel Vicinity:Nearest: Tube Station: Angel 299 yards (273 metres), Railway Station: Essex Road 0.6 miles (1 km), DLR Station: Tower Gateway 2.2 miles (3.5 km), Motorway: M1 Junction 1 5.9 miles (9.5 km). As we are sure you already know Premier Inns provide standard facilities across their entire portfolio. The only real differences come about by way of whether the building is a new build or an older property that has been converted. This is a new build property that opened in November 2011 and thus is modern in style and all guest rooms have air-conditioning.
The hotel provides private bathroom facilities in all rooms and these also provide a hairdryer and toiletries. Your bedroom will come with complimentary tea and coffee facilities, ironing, telephone, desk and flat screen television. Family rooms have a sofa bed and pull out bed for the extra occupants.
Hotel in Detail:One of the great things about Premier Inn is that breakfast is an all-you-can-eat menu with a variety of options. These include sausages, bacon, scrambled ( poached egg and veggie sausages made to order, toast, croissants, muffins, a range of fruit juices.
Normally called Thyme restaurant and serving evening meals and light snacks.
There is a large Sainsbury's supermarket close where you can buy your own groceries.
The hotels reception is open 24/7 and luggage storage facilities are available. Lit to all floors. Fully non-smoking. Wireless internet access is free and available in all areas.
Surrounding Area:The Premier Inn Angel Islington is unsurprisingly located in the heart of Angel Islington. Angel is the area around the tube station of the same name and is where the main shopping and amenities are located. It's a very busy area is a through point for traffic heading into and out of the City of London. You have a bustling high street along Upper Street with a great selection of shops along with many restaurants and bars. The hotel is adjacent to the N1 shopping centre. There is also a popular market on Chapel Street. Using the tube station (underground) at Angel you can be in the main west end within 10 minutes while the Eurostar terminal (goes direct to Paris in France) at Kings Cross/St Pancras is only 1 stop . Two major attractions in the area, The Business Design centre and the O2 Academy Islington (holds major entertainment events), are literally on your doorstep at just over 100 yards from the hotel. All in all the area makes a great place to base a London trip from. Especially so if you would like access to both the City of London (the business and financial district) and the main tourist areas of central London and the West End. Its also a great place to stop if you want to be close to the Arsenal Football ground (Emirates Stadium) which is just over a mile to the north just off of Holloway Road.
Bedroom Numbers: 95
Check-in: 14.00 (2 pm)
Check-out: 12.00 (noon)
Parking:There is no parking onsite.
Internet:Complimentary wireless internet access throughout.
More hotels from this chainIf your first option for an alternative is again the Premier Inn chain take a look at these closest alternatives:
Premier Inn Kings Cross: is 0.8 miles (1.2 km) away, has a guest satisfaction score of 89% and rates start from about £133.
Premier Inn London City (Old Street): is 0.9 miles (1.5 km) from here, earns a customer rating of 88% and base rates begin at about £161.
Premier Inn St Pancras: 1.0 miles (1.6 km), rated at 89% and with rates from around £65.
Premier Inn Holborn: 1.1 miles (1.8 km), rated at 90% and with rates from around £107.
Compared to other London hotels: This hotel has been rated 89% by past guests. The London average is 80% and the average for 3 star hotels is 76%. Therefore this hotel is well above average for its sector (star rating) and for London as a whole. Premier Inn Hotels across the chain average 85% so this hotel is one of the better rated Premier Inn hotels.
Milesfaster ranking: 187th from 866 London hotels, 26th of 65 Premier Inn Hotels, and 36th of 329 three star rated hotels.
Another to Consider: Also close by and a similar hotel (0.4 miles, 0.6 km) would be the 3 star Travelodge Liverpool Street, whose lowest rates start at about £63 and which has a 90% guest satisfaction rating.For a hotel that offers lower base rates take a look at the Holiday Villa Hotel. 4.6 miles away (7.3 km), has been rated at 70% by past guests and whose lowest rates start at about £47.
Howabout an alternative hotel that has scores higher in guest reviews? Then the 4 Star Amba Charing Cross ticks many of the right boxes being 2.0 miles (3.3 km) from the Premier Inn Angel Islington. The Amba Charing Cross has an extremely high guest rating of 98%, one of the best rated London hotels.
Local hotels analysed:The closest fifty hotels around this area ( 18 Parkfield Street, N1 postcode) that are listed on this website cover a 1.2 miles (2.0 km) radius. The numbers for each star rating are 6 five star hotels (average rating 89%), 17 four star hotels (average rating 84%), 19 three star hotels (average rating 79%), 7 two star hotels (average rating 71%) and 1 one star hotel (rated 79%). The highest rating goes to Kandara Guest House (3 star) at 100%.
Base Rates: We look at what the average base rates are for the area and by star rating. These rates do not take account of offers and short term deals so are just a guide. If we look at the average for all hotels in the area (nearest 50) we get an average base rate of £100 per night. The lowest rates are at £16 at Generator Hotel (2 Star, 77%) and highest base rates of £222 at Renaissance St Pancras (5 Star, 89%). Averages for each sector of star rating: Five Star average: £153, Four Star average: £123, Three Star average: £81, Two Star average: £56 and One Star average: £52.
In terms of value for money for the local area we rank Generator Hotel top.