Hotel in Detail:The Premier Inn Heathrow Airport hotel is a brand new build and stands on the site of the former Longford House. The obvious attraction for this particular location is its close proximity to terminal 5 which is on the west side of the airport and a free bus runs from outside the hotel to terminal 5 (423). The Premier Inn is actually opposite the Thistle Heathrow Hotel.
Features a full height courtyard atrium and roof plant accommodation.
As in common with other budget hotel brands services are standardised across all their hotels so regular clients will know what to expect. With Premier Inn this means some of the bets budget accommodation in terms of bang for buck in the UK.
Onsite is a Costa Coffee shop along with the hotels own Thyme restaurant (with a varied menu of traditional and contemporary dishes) and bar. There's also an outdoor area where guests can eat. The restaurant is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner.
Something you'll find in the Premier Inn Terminal 5 that you wont find in too many budget hotels are air-conditioned bedrooms. Hypnos beds come as standard. Also in each bedroom is a work desk, direct dial telephone, flat-screen TV and tea/coffee maker. It goes without saying that all bedrooms are en-suite. Daily housekeeping.
Other services available include luggage storage and a 24 hour front desk. Smoking is not allowed in any of the public areas or bedrooms.
Wireless internet can be picked up through the Premier Inn and is free of charge.
Hotel Vicinity:Nearest: Tube & Railway Station: Heathrow Airport T5 0.9 miles (1.4 km), Motorway: M25 Junction 15/ M4 Junction 4b 1.1 miles (1.8 km).
Located closest to terminal 5 and the reason why the hotel is called the Premier Inn Heathrow Airport Terminal 5. Right next door to the hotel is a leisure centre with swimming pool, gym and cafeteria. Only a 100 yards walk north finds a McDonalds fast food restaurant. There are a few village style local pubs (Longford Village), the closest being the White Horse and the Kings Arms both of which are within half a mile. There's also a couple of Asian restaurants close by however that's about it for the immediate vicinity. 1.1 (1.8 km) miles from Jump Giants trampoline arena, 1.1 (1.8 km) from Formula 1 Karting.
There are bus services running close by that stop at Slough station (75/76, 81). From there you can get a bus to Windsor where there is the major attraction of Windsor Castle. Although the Premier Inn Heathrow Terminal 5 has the address is the Bath Road, this is not part of the larger section dual carriageway A4 section known as the "hotel strip" where most of the Heathrow Hotels are located. This is further west and there is little traffic passing directly past the hotel. The main road to the north is the Colnbrook bypass. The nearest motorway junction is the cross section of the M25 (junction 15) and the M4 (junction 4b). Nearest major town centres are Staines, Feltham and Hounslow.
Served both by free bus routes and the airports hoppa bus service (see shuttle details below).
Shuttle:The 423 bus (London red type bus) stops yards from the hotel and this service is free between the hotel and terminal 5. For the central area of terminals 2 and 3(the central bus station) you can use the 75 and 76 buses which have a stop just over 200 yards from the hotel.
The Heathrow Hoppa service serves the hotel with routes H52 & H58 (Stand 23 from Terminal 5) to and from Terminal 5. The H4 hoppa serves terminals 2 and 3 (call on request). Stand 6 at T5.
Cost £4.50 one way, £8 return (onboard £5 one way, £8 return)
Bedroom Numbers: 400 / 5 floors
Check-in: 14.00 (2 pm)
This hotel has averaged a score of 4.5 out of 5 by 2607 past guests
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More hotels from this chainYou may be thinking your only preferred choice is still going to be the Premier Inn chain your closest choices would be:
Premier Inn Heathrow (M4/J4): is 1.7 miles (2.7 km) away, has a guest satisfaction score of 88% and rates start from about £47.
Premier Inn Heathrow Terminal 4: is 2.3 miles (3.7 km) from here, earns a customer rating of 92% and base rates begin at about £56.
Premier Inn Heathrow Bath Road: 2.4 miles (3.9 km), rated at 89% and with rates from around £56.
Premier Inn Hayes, Heathrow (North A4020): 4.1 miles (6.6 km), rated at 80% and with rates from around £49.
Compared to other London hotels: This hotel has been rated 90% 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 one of the better rated Premier Inn hotels.
A massive 24% above the average for 3 star hotels, 11% for Greater London and 5% above the average for the Premier Inn chain makes this a top pick and highly recommended hotel.
Compared to surrounding hotels: The hotels rating of 90% is 87% above the 3% average guest rating for the area around Heathrow. Guests therefore rate the hotel well above average for the surrounding area.
Milesfaster ranking: 120th from 865 London hotels, 2nd of 65 Premier Inn Hotels, th of 38 Heathrow hotels, and 19th of 321 three star rated hotels.
Another to Consider: Another hotel that is much like the Premier Inn Heathrow Airport Terminal 5 and not too far (1.5 miles, 2.4 km) would be the 3 star Ibis Styles Heathrow Airport , where prices begin from around £70 and which has an 82% guest satisfaction rating.For a hotel that offers lower base rates take a look at the Thistle Heathrow Hotel - Terminal 5. 0.2 miles away (0.3 km), has been rated at 75% by past guests and whose lowest rates start at about £49 (theres free WiFi too).
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