Hotel in Detail:Trendy boutique meets west London. The Urban Villa Hotel brings vitality to the hotel sector in Brentford with its own take on a fusion between Manhattan–style and British luxury. It's a mashup of hip hotel and serviced apartments to provide your home away from home.
Each suite is both cosy and spacious and is suited to both long and short stays. Featuring a balcony, bespoke furniture and original works of art and designed to maximise the use of natural light. All suites come with soundproofing, free superfast WiFi, discounted rate calls to USA, Nespresso Coffee machine, bottled water, top brand tea bags and top branded toiletries. Amenities include smart flat screen TV with virtual concierge service (make bookings, research ratings and request special in–room amenities), kitchen area (microwave, fridge, toaster, dishwasher, kettle, utensils, oven), telephone, laptop safe, iron and ironing board, hairdryer, toilet, bathroom, bath or shower, outdoor furniture, towels and linen.
Master Villas are a very large 486 square and features floor–to–ceiling, fully fitted kitchen, glass enclosed balcony with vegetation, luxury robes, two large flat screen televisions and solid oak flooring.
Once your happily settled in your suite the following services can be requested for all rooms:
In–Room Exercise: The Gym kit includes a plyometric rope, yoga mat and medicine ball.
Romanticise Your Room: The Romance Pack includes rose petals, champagne, a bottle of wine, strawberries, chocolates and other exciting goodies.
Boki: Coffee shop serving a healthy and simple menu with a range of healthy and organic options. Includes breakfasts, juices, smoothies, handmade sandwiches, salads, lunches, cakes and sweet treats.
Sour Diesel: Lounge area for drinks and music, this is the heart and soul of the hotel. Featuring brushed concrete, towering glass, light, cork, live vegetation and high ceilings. Serving a full range of drinks from wine to beers and bourbons. Varied sized alcoves will suit groups, couples and individuals.
Onsite is the NoHo Gym. A compact fitness room with universal weight machine, free weights, kettlebells, running machines, medicine balls and bike machine.
Same day laundry drop service for laundry dropped using the in–room laundry bag with hotel ambassador before 9am.
The Urban Villa Brentford also provides the following services: Delivery and Postal services, Printing and Faxing services, in room spa services, 24 hour reception, bicycle hire, grocery deliveries, luggage storage.
Urban Villa is fully non–smoking and has a lift.
Hotel Vicinity:Nearest: Railway Station: Brentford 0.3 miles (0.5 km), Tube Station: South Ealing 0.7 miles (1.2 km), Motorway: M4 Junction 2 0.2 miles (0.3 km). This location is to the west of central London and is called Brentford. Although only part of Greater London since 1965 Brentford has actually existed for over a 1000 years in one form or another (when it was called Breguntford). Only 6.5 miles (10.5 km) from Heathrow Airport (15 minutes drive) giving great international links and with the M4 motorway located almost adjacent to the Urban Villa hotel road links are great. The M4 leads onto the A4 dual carriageway (Great West Road) which takes you all the way into the heart of central London. However no need to travel anywhere since Brentford is centred around a long and busy High Street with all the amenities you could want, supermarkets, shops, bars and restaurants and just 528 yards (482 metres) south of the Urban Villa. There are 3 local pubs within short walking distance and a small supermarket. One of the best known attractions in London is almost on your doorstep, Kew Gardens, at just 0.8 miles (1.3 km) and accessed via Kew Bridge. Other local places of note include Brentford Monument 0.5 miles (0.8 km) (recalls 4 historic events in Brentford), Musical Museum 0.5 miles (0.8 km), London Museum of Water and Steam 0.6 miles (1.0 km), Gunnersbury Park and Museum 1 mile (1.6 km), National Archives 1.2 miles (3.2 km) (1.9 km), Ealing Film Studios 1.3 miles (2.1 km) and Syon House (home of the Duke of Northumberland) and Park 2 miles (3.2 km). Twickenham rugby ground is just 2.8 miles (4.5 km) way and the massive shopping mall at White City, Westfield, is less than 4 miles (6.4 km) way. Brentford railway station is within a 10 minute walk while the tube station at Ealing is short bus ride away with the bus stop right outside the Urban Villa.
Bedroom Numbers: 100
Check-in: 11.00 am
Check-out: 15.00 (3 pm)
Parking:Private parking is available on site and costs £12 per day.
Internet:Complimentary wireless internet access throughout.
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 83%. Therefore this hotel is above average for its sector (star rating) and for London as a whole. Preferred Hotels across the chain average 90% so this hotel is slightly below the guest rating for most Preferred hotels.
Below average for a Preferred hotel but still a hotel to consider. The hotel remains better rated than most London hotels and additionally ranks above the average guest rating for 4 star hotels.
Milesfaster ranking: 187th from 866 London hotels, 6th of 11 Preferred Hotels, and 73rd of 328 four star rated hotels.
Another to Consider: Another hotel that is much like the Urban Villa and not too far away (0.7 miles, 1.1 km) would be the 4 star Holiday Inn London Brentford Lock, where prices begin from around £75 and which has an 82% guest satisfaction rating.Perhaps you would prefer a cheaper option? In that case one to look at is the Mercure London Heathrow. 5.5 miles away (8.9 km), has scored 74% from former guests where rates start from approximately £44.
Local hotels analysed:The 50 nearest hotels around this area (Great West Road, TW8 postcode) which we have have on our website extend out to a 4.1 miles (6.6 km) radius. The breakdown by star rating is 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 Urban Villa (this hotel), Novotel London Brentford 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 use base rates as a guide to the hotels starting rates. They do not include special offers and deals though so are just a rough guide. Taking all the hotels in the area together the average starting rate is £73 per night. Rates range from £35 at Ibis Budget Hounslow (2 Star, 71%) with top rates of £135 at Dorsett Shepherds Bush (4 Star, 84%). Rates broken down by star rating: Four Star average: £84, Three Star average: £65 and Two Star average: £57.
We rank hotels based on their guest rating but balanced for their influencing factors. We rank Urban Villa 3rd (joint) of 50 and 1st (joint) for the 22 four star hotels in the area. For lowest base rates in the area this hotel ranks 39th of 50 (14th (joint) of 22 four star hotels.). Our ranking for this hotel based on both its rates and its user rating is 9th of 44 for pure value for money (Ibis Shepherds Bush was top).
More hotels from this chainMaybe your first and only choice is the Preferred chain your next best options are:
The Bentley London: is 5.1 miles (8.2 km) away, has a guest satisfaction score of 88% and rates start from about £191.
Pelham Hotel: is 5.5 miles (8.9 km) from here, earns a customer rating of 88% and base rates begin at about £210.
Royal Park Hotel: 5.7 miles (9.1 km), rated at 90% and with rates from around £162.
Royal Lancaster London: 5.7 miles (9.2 km), rated at 80% and with rates from around £224.