Hotel in Detail:The Premier Inn London Archway opened for the first time in February 2016. The hotel occupies Hamlyn House a 1960s former office block. Serving north London with good links into central London and the City of London. Premier Inn are well known for their fantastic value for money and amenities are very much standard throughout all their hotels. Self service check–in located in the lobby with help on hand if you have any problems with the procedure.
The Premier Inn Archway has its own restaurant, Thyme restaurant. The Premier Inn Breakfast allows you to choose as much as you want for a fixed price. There are two price levels for the full buffet or a cheaper option for just continental. Unlimited coffee via the Costa coffee machine as is hot water.
Breakfast served 06.30 till 10.30. Dinner served 17.00 till 22.00. Meal deal (2 courses plus a drink) vouchers can be purchased at the hotel.
Guest rooms have a bright and contemporary style and are all air–conditioned. Bedrooms all come with a 40 inch flat screen TV and free digital channels, sound proofing, tea and coffee facilities, king-size Hypnos bed and free WiFi.
All rooms are en–suite with a bath or power shower and hairdryer. Choice of firm or soft pillows.
The Premier Inn Archway is universally accessible and has lift access. Hotel is fully non–smoking, reception is manned 24 hours. Express check–in and check–out option. Luggage storage is available.
Hotel Vicinity:Nearest: Tube Station: Archway 123 yards (112 metres), Railway Station: Upper Holloway 0.3 miles (0.5 km), Motorway: M1 Junction 1 4 miles (6.4 km).
Awesome location by major road links and in a bustling and fashionable north London district places The Premier Inn London Archway in a sort after area. On Macdonald Road just off of Highgate Hill which is an upper class residential area. Brilliantly placed right next to Archway tube station and with several bus routes/stops right outside the hotel. Highgate is actually home to some of the most expensive properties in London. Right on your doorstep is Archway Tube Station on the northern line which connects directly into central London and beyond. There is a McDonalds next door, Starbucks closeby and lots of local shops along Highgate Hill. It is just over 2 miles (3.2 km) to the trendy bars and boutiques of Islington. Well located for Emirates Stadium which is home to Arsenal Football Club at 1.4 miles (2.3 km) away from the Premier Inn Archway. It is a similar distance to Kenwood House, Parliament Hill and Hampstead Heath. Even closer at 457 yards (417 metres) is the 26 acres of open space at Waterlow Park. Other places of interest include Highgate Cemetery (Karl Marx is buried here) 0.5 miles (0.8 km), Camden Market 1.7 miles (2.7 km), Camden Roundhouse 1.7 miles (2.7 km) and Alexandra Palace 2 miles (3.2 km).
Bedroom Numbers: 163
Check-in: 14.00 (2 pm)
Check-out: 12.00 (noon)
This hotel has averaged a score of 4.4 out of 5 by 2920 past guests
>>>Booking.com (average customer rating 4.3 out of 5 from 1631 reviews)
>>>Tripadvisor (ranked 226 of 1140 for Hotels in London and rated 4.5 out of 5 from 1289 reviews)
Parking:Public parking is possible at a location nearby (reservation is not possible) and charges are applicable.
Internet:WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Pets:Pets are not allowed.
Compared to other London hotels: This hotel has been rated 88% by past guests. The London average is 79% and the average for 3 star hotels is 66%. 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 just above the average rating for Premier Inn hotels.
A massive 22% above the average for 3 star hotels, 9% for Greater London and 3% above the average for the Premier Inn chain makes this a top pick and highly recommended hotel.
Milesfaster ranking: 223rd from 865 London hotels, 37th of 65 Premier Inn Hotels, and 51st of 321 three star rated hotels.
Another to Consider: Also close by and a similar hotel (3.3 miles, 5.3 km) would be the 3 star St. Giles Hotel, whose lowest rates start at about £85 and which has a 75% guest satisfaction rating.For a hotel that offers lower base rates take a look at the OYO Anchor Hotel. 2.5 miles from the Premier Inn Archway (4.0 km), has been rated at 82% by past guests and the hotels starting rates begin at about £59 (theres free WiFi too).
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 Montague On The Gardens Hotel seems like a possible option, and some 3.2 miles (5.1 km) from this hotel. The Montague On The Gardens Hotel has an extremely high guest rating of 98%, one of the best rated London hotels.
Local hotels analysed:The fifty closest hotels from here (Hamlyn House, Macdonald Road, N19 postcode) that we have data for cover a 3.0 miles (4.8 km) radius. The breakdown by star rating is 2 five star hotels (average rating 89%), 18 four star hotels (average rating 79%), 20 three star hotels (average rating 78%), 9 two star hotels (average rating 70%) and 1 one star hotel (rated 80%). Of the 50 local hotels top rated is the Kandara Guest House (3 star) at 100%.
Base Rates: Using base rates we analyse average starting rates for the area. Useful as a guide but note they do not include special offers or short term deals. Taking all the hotels in the area together the average starting rate is £95 per night. Rates range from £16 at Generator Hotel (2 Star, 74%) with top rates of £222 at Renaissance St Pancras (5 Star, 90%). Rates broken down by star rating: Five Star average: £195, Four Star average: £119, Three Star average: £84, Two Star average: £54 and One Star average: £52.
We rank hotels based on their guest rating but balanced for their influencing factors. We rank Premier Inn Archway 10th (joint) of 50 and 6th for the 20 three star hotels in the area. For lowest base rates in the area this hotel ranks 30th of 50 (14th of 20 three star hotels.). Our ranking for this hotel based on both its rates and its user rating is 11th of 30 for pure value for money (Generator Hotel was top).
More hotels from this chainIf you would like to stick with the Premier Inn chain your nearest options are:
Premier Inn Hampstead: is 1.6 miles (2.7 km) away, has a guest satisfaction score of 80% and rates start from about £74.
Premier Inn Kings Cross: is 2.5 miles (4.0 km) from here, earns a customer rating of 90% and base rates begin at about £133.
Premier Inn Angel Islington: 2.5 miles (4.0 km), rated at 90% and with rates from around £176.
Premier Inn St Pancras: 2.6 miles (4.1 km), rated at 90% and with rates from around £65.