Hotel Vicinity:Nearest: Railway Station: Cricklewood 0.5 miles (0.8 km), Tube Station: Golders Green 0.8 miles (1.3 km), Motorway: M1 Junction 1 1.2 miles (1.9 km). The Best Western Palm Hotel north London sits on the A41 dual carriageway which at this section is called the Hendon Way. This is a busy main road at most times of the day while also linking with central London. The A41 while leading to central London in one direction links with the A406 North Circular Road in the other. This means places such as the M1 motorway (5 minutes), Wembley Stadium (15 minutes on a clear run) and Heathrow Airport (30 minutes on a clear run) are within easy reach by road. The Golders Green tube station is within 15 minutes walk and the Cricklewood Station is within 10 minutes walk. The immediate vicinity of the Best Western Palm hotel is a residential area but amenities are close by. 1 mile to the north is the shopping district of Hendon with a good selection of small shops including restaurants and bars. This is also where you will find the large shopping centre called Brent Cross with a host of big name large stores along with places to eat and snack. Just 0.6 miles to the north east is the busy Golders Green area, a long high street with assorted shops and restaurants and with a large number of outlets catering for the big Jewish population in this area. Local places of interest include Golders Hill Park (0.7 miles) which has an animal enclosure, bandstand and children's play area while Hampstead Heath and its large open spaces is less than a mile from the Palm hotel. Hampstead Museum and Burgh House (1.3 miles) and Freud Museum (1.5 miles) are just to the south east while the leisure and shopping facilities of the O2 centre are 1.5 miles along the Finchley Road. The Finchley also has some major high street shops and a few night clubs. The 113 bus runs past the hotel and goes direct to Marble Arch in around 35 minutes.
Hotel in Detail:Now a contemporary style hotel after major refurbishment in 2010. The Palm Hotels offers a location close to major road links into and out of central and North London.
All rooms have a modern style with walnut furniture and are en-suite with monsoon showers. Amenities in-room include air-conditioning, radio, wall mounted flat screen TV, free WiFi, telephone, hairdryer and tea/coffee facilities.
24 hour room service. Iron and ironing board on request. Daily housekeeping.
The Best Western Palm Hotel London serves onsite breakfast. The hotels function room can accommodate up to 300 guests.
There is a spacious lounge decorated with modern art where guests can relax and watch the large screen TV.
The bar is open 24 hours 7 days a week and serves lunch and dinner.
The onsite restaurant serves both traditional and modern international dishes. The menu includes healthy and organic options all freshly made. The restaurant can cater for specific dietary requirements such as allergies etc.
Breakfast is a choice of Continental or Full English.
Wireless internet access is accessible in all the public areas and is complimentary.
The hotel reception desk is staffed 24 hours. Guests have free use of the onsite gymnasium.
Bedroom Numbers: 36
Check-in: 15.00 (3 pm)
Check-out: 11.00 am
Parking:Free private parking is available on site .
Internet:WiFi is available in the hotel rooms and is free of charge.
More hotels from this chainIf your first and only choice is for the Best Western chain your options for the same brand nearby are:
Best Western Swiss Cottage Hotel: is 1.9 miles (3.1 km) away, has a guest satisfaction score of 77% and rates start from about £76.
Best Western Maitrise Hotel Maida Vale: is 1.9 miles (3.1 km) from here, earns a customer rating of 68% and base rates begin at about £99.
Best Western Delmere Hotel: 3.6 miles (5.8 km), rated at 86% and with rates from around £107.
Best Western Shaftesbury Paddington Court: 3.6 miles (5.8 km), rated at 82% and with rates from around £72.
Compared to other London hotels: This hotel has been rated 75% by past guests. The London average is 80% and the average for 4 star hotels is 83%. Therefore this hotel is below average for its sector (star rating) . Best Western Hotels across the chain average 76% so this hotel is slightly below the guest rating for most Best Western hotels.
Milesfaster ranking: 640th from 866 London hotels, 12th of 17 Best Western Hotels, and 279th of 328 four star rated hotels.
Another to Consider: A similar type of hotel (size, rating) nearby (1.5 miles, 2.4 km) would be the 4 star Hide Hotel Hendon, with rates that start from about £105 and which has a 91% guest satisfaction rating. The Hide Hotel Hendon also offers: free WiFi, a spa.If you are looking for something a bit cheaper then take a look at the Holiday Inn Brent Cross Hotel. 1.0 miles away (1.6 km), has been rated at 78% by past guests and has rates from around £76.
Looking for something near by with a solid past guest score? In that case the 5 Star The Arch Hotel seems like it might fit the bill, and some 3.8 miles (6.1 km) from this hotel. The Arch Hotel has an extremely high guest rating of 98%, one of the best rated London hotels.
Local hotels analysed:The fifty hotels that are closest to this location (64-76 Hendon Way, NW2 postcode) which we list extend for a 3.5 miles (5.6 km) radius. Consisting of 1 five star hotel (rated 90%), 26 four star hotels (average rating 81%), 20 three star hotels (average rating 76%) and 3 two star hotels (average rating 62%). Of the 50 local hotels top rated are Hide Hotel Hendon (4 star), the Europa House Apartments (4 star) and also the Dorset Square Hotel (4 star) (all joint top with 91%).
Base Rates: We show you the average starting rates (base rates) in the area and break it down by star rating. Trouble with this is that base rates do not include special offers and limited low rate deals. However they remain a useful guide to general rates. The average base rate when considering all hotels in the surrounding area is £100 per night. Starting from £40 at Pembridge Palace Hotel (3 Star, 60%) with top rates of £294 at Landmark London Hotel (5 Star, 90%). Rate averages listed by star level: Five Star average: £294, Four Star average: £117, Three Star average: £75 and Two Star average: £52.
We rank hotels based on their guest rating but balanced for their influencing factors. We have ranked Best Western Palm Hotel 34th (joint) of 50 nearby hotels and 21st (joint) for the 26 four star hotels in the area. Our ranking for sheer lowest base rates is 22nd of 50 (6th (joint) of 26 four star hotels.). We calculate an overall ranking combining the rates and rating scores. This hotel ranks 36th of 48 for pure value for money (Novotel London Wembley was top).