Hotel in Detail:This is a modern hotel that first opened in June 2014. Guests are greeted by staff using a tablet system for check–in replacing the more traditional some guests may be used to. The lobby has something of a cool factor with its contemporary design.
The hotel has family bedrooms that can accommodate up to 4 adults. Each bedroom enjoys air–conditioning.
Every guest room includes a flat screen television, media hub, complimentary wireless internet access, ironing facilities, laptop size safe, fridge, tea/coffee facilities, desk, radio and Bluetooth speaker for media streaming.
Bathrooms come with a rain shower/power shower and a hairdryer. Separated from the bedroom by a frosted glass partition which has the option to be either transparent or opaque.
Rooms measure an average of 25 square metres.
Room service is 24 hours.
Elements Restaurant: Air–conditioned. International menu. Serves a range of traditional and contemporary dishes.
Elements Bar: Serves drinks and light snacks with adjoining lounge area.
Open: 08.00 till 01.00
Breakfast: Buffet selection and hot drinks, orange juice and croissants available at the bar.
For early risers there is an option of a snack from 04.00 from reception.
A big plus to the Novotel Brentford is the sauna, fully equipped fitness centre and Indoor heated swimming pool which is open all year round.
There is a web corner provided via Mac computers.
24 hour front reception. Hotel has lifts.
Hotel Vicinity:Nearest: Railway Station: Brentford 0.4 miles (0.6 km), Tube Station: South Ealing 0.7 miles (1.2 km), Motorway: M4 Junction 2 0.2 miles (0.3 km). The Novotel London Brentford has a great location sitting alongside junction 2 of the M4 motorway and on the A4 Great West Road. The M4 connects to Heathrow Airport which is only 6.5 miles (20 minutes by road) and out to the west of England and out to south Wales. The A4 connects into central London. This part of London is known as Brentford (in the borough of Hounslow) and is a busy town area in its own right. At its heart is the main shopping area of Brentford High Street which is a third of a mile south of the hotel and just a short walk (10 minutes) with lots of shops and restaurants. The nearest rail station is Brentford at 0.4 miles (0.6 km) while the nearest tube station is South Ealing at 0.7 miles (1.1 km) (gets you into central London in around 30 minutes) is on the local bus route or about a 20 minute walk. The hotels location is also convenient for Kew Gardens (Royal Botanical Gardens ) which is just 0.7 miles (1.1 km) over Kew Bridge. Also close by is Gunnersbury Park and Museum 0.9 miles (1.4 km) and Syon Park 1.4 miles (2.3 km). Twickenham Rugby Ground is 3 miles (4.8 km) to the south. The massive open grounds and wild deer of Richmond Park are 2.2 miles (3.5 km) and can be reached in 10–15 minutes by road.
Bedroom Numbers: 202
Check-in: 10.00 am
Check-out: 16.00 (4 pm)
Parking:Private parking is available on site and costs £15 per day.
Internet:Complimentary wireless internet access throughout.
More hotels from this chainOf course you may well prefer to stay with the Novotel chain take a look at these hotels close by:
Novotel London West Hotel: is 3.5 miles (5.6 km) away, has a guest satisfaction score of 81% and rates start from about £108.
Novotel London Wembley: is 5.0 miles (8.1 km) from here, earns a customer rating of 89% and base rates begin at about £65.
Novotel London Paddington: 5.6 miles (9.0 km), rated at 81% and with rates from around £127.
Novotel Heathrow T1 T2 and T3: 6.2 miles (9.9 km), rated at 87% and with rates from around £68.
Compared to other London hotels: This hotel has been rated 89% by past guests. The London average is 80% and the average for 4 star hotels is 82%. Therefore this hotel is above average for its sector (star rating) and for London as a whole.
Novotel Hotels have an average guest rating of 84%. The Novotel London Brentford with its rating of 89% is therefore not just well above average for this chain but is our highest rated Novotel hotel.
Milesfaster ranking: 184th from 866 London hotels, 1st of 15 Novotel Hotels, and 70th of 328 four star rated hotels.
Another to Consider: A similar type of hotel (size, rating) nearby (0.7 miles, 1.2 km) would be the 4 star Holiday Inn London Brentford Lock, with rates that start from about £75 and which has an 82% guest satisfaction rating.Looking for lower base rates? Then another option might be the Mercure London Heathrow. 5.5 miles from here (8.9 km), achieving a rating of 74% by its past clients where rates start from approximately £44.
Local hotels analysed:The fifty hotels that are closest to this location (Great West Road, TW8 postcode) which we list extend for a 4.1 miles (6.6 km) radius. Consisting of 22 four star hotels (average rating 81%), 25 three star hotels (average rating 78%) and 3 two star hotels (average rating 78%). Top 4 star hotels are Novotel London Brentford (this hotel), Urban Villa and St Paul's Hotel (all three rated 89%). Of the 50 local hotels top rated are Bingham Hotel (3 star) and also the Premier Inn Greenford (3 star) (both joint top with 90%).
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 £73 per night. Starting from £35 at Ibis Budget Hounslow (2 Star, 71%) with top rates of £135 at Dorsett Shepherds Bush (4 Star, 83%). Rate averages listed by star level: Four Star average: £85, Three Star average: £65 and Two Star average: £57.
Using our in-house algorithm we rank hotels based on guest ratings and weighted for related factors we rank Novotel London Brentford 3rd (joint) of 51 area hotels and 1st (joint) for the 22 four star hotels in the area. We rank the hotel 34th of 50 (11th of 22 four star hotels.) for base rates. We rank this hotel based on rates and also review scores to place it 5th of 44 of all the closest hotels in terms of value for money (Ibis Shepherds Bush was top).