Hotel in Detail:Accor is pretty upfront as to what to expect from this brand, The Ibis Budget London Hounslow. Given that Ibis is already a 2/3 star brand, adding the moniker budget to an already lower midrange hotel tells you that is this is a fully stripped back basics only hotel. As long as you know what to expect you will find this no frills at all hotel does offer value and low cost accommodation in a decent location for transport and facilities. You also get free wireless internet which is pretty good for a hotel in this price range. Smoking is strictly prohibited throughout.
Bedrooms have a contemporary style. Each room comes is en–suite (shower/toilet) and has air cooling, heating, flat screen TV, sound proofed windows and a work desk. Beds have a duvet.
Triple rooms have a double bed and a single bunk bed.
There are 8 bedrooms available with improved accessibility.
The hotel has a dedicated breakfast and snack area where breakfast is served daily (charges apply). Breakfast is an all you can eat buffet which includes tea/coffee, juices, breads and cereals, jams, dairy, baguettes, croissants and fruits.
Reception is open 24 hours. Fax service available and reception offers safety deposit boxes. Hotel has a lift and offers luggage storage.
This is a pet friendly hotel.
Early check–in available for a supplement. Parking available but limited number of spaces.
Hotel Vicinity:Nearest: Tube Station: Hounslow Central 0.3 miles (0.5 km), Railway Station: Hounslow 0.4 miles (0.6 km), Motorway: M4 Junction 3 2.6 miles (4.2 km). 3.5 miles from Heathrow Airport on the A315 main road which runs right into central London places the Ibis Budget London Hounslow in a nice location for transport options. Surrounded by typical High Street shopping including a Tesco supermarket almost adjacent. Hounslow is a very busy town with a good number of retail parks and major amnesties close by. The town benefits from being so close to Heathrow Airport one of the worlds busiest international airport. Just some 200 yards from the hotel is the Treaty Shopping mall offering over 45 retail outlets. Despite this bustling location you are only half a mile from Lampton Park. This is a nature area with tennis courts and a crazy golf area. It features a Peace Garden filled with roses and a round pond, annual beds, lawns, and a well equipped childrens play area. Bus stop is directly outside the hotel (links directly to terminal 5) while Hounslow Central Tube Station (10 minutes walk) is a quarter of a mile to the north. It is on the Piccadilly line and runs into central London and connects to all Heathrow terminals in around 10 minutes. Convenient for Twickenham Rugby ground which is just over 1 mile away to the south east. 2.5 miles from the M4 motorway. 3.5 miles from Kew Gardens and the Royal Botanic Gardens.
Bedroom Numbers: 148
Check-in: 12.00 (noon)
Check-out: 12.00 (noon)
Parking:Private parking is available on site and charges may apply.
Internet:Complimentary wireless internet access throughout.
More hotels from this chainIf your only looking for the Ibis chain take a look at your closest options:
Ibis Heathrow Airport: is 2.9 miles (4.6 km) away, has a guest satisfaction score of 77% and rates start from about £49.
Ibis Shepherds Bush: is 6.8 miles (10.9 km) from here, earns a customer rating of 87% and base rates begin at about £101.
Ibis Wembley: 7.0 miles (11.3 km), rated at 75% and with rates from around £39.
Ibis Earls Court: 7.2 miles (11.6 km), rated at 74% and with rates from around £79.
Compared to other London hotels: This hotel has been rated 71% by past guests. The London average is 80% and the average for 2 star hotels is 68%. Therefore while the hotel is below the overall London average you should note that this hotel is above average for its sector (star rating) . Ibis Hotels across the chain average 78% so this hotel is below the average guest rating for Ibis hotels.
Compared to surrounding hotels: The hotels rating of 71% is 6% below the 77% average guest rating for the area around Heathrow. For the location the hotel rates below average.
Milesfaster ranking: 711st from 866 London hotels, 17th of 17 Ibis Hotels, 53rd of 64 Heathrow hotels, and 34th of 70 two star rated hotels.
Another to Consider: A similar type of hotel (size, rating) nearby (2.8 miles, 4.5 km) would be the 2 star Richmond Park Hotel , with rates that start from about £74 and which has a 78% guest satisfaction rating.We can also suggest a cheaper options nearby which would be the Easyhotel London Heathrow. 3.2 miles away (5.2 km), has scored 66% from former guests and has rates from around £29.
Can we suggest something with a higher guest score? We suggest the 3 Star Premier Inn Heathrow Bath Road seems like a possible option being 2.7 miles (4.3 km) from the Ibis Budget Hounslow. A highly rated hotel with a guest score of 89%.
History: Became an Ibis Budget branded hotel in May 2012. First opened as an Etap hotel in January 2009.