Hotel Vicinity:Nearest: Railway Station: Leagrave 1.2 miles (1.9 km), Tube Station: Chesham 14.7 miles (23.6 km), Motorway: M1 Junction 11 1.2 miles (1.9 km). The Skyline Hotel Luton Airport is located just over 1 mile to the north of the town centre, which is the opposite side to the airport (2.6 miles from Luton Airport itself). Luton is a large town with a population of around 230,000 with a busy town centre which has plenty of shopping, bars and other amenities including the covered 'The Mall Arndale' (houses many large department stores) . The town also is notable for holding a huge carnival each May Bank Holiday. The nearby M1 motorway gives fast access into North London or to the North of England. Just one third of a mile from the hotel is Bury Park, a large commercial area where the shops have an ethnic slant selling food and fashion items. 1.2 miles to the south is Stockwood Country Park with its period formal gardens and the Mossman Collection of horse driven carriages. There are also recreational facilities such as golf. The major attraction of Whipsnade Zoo is 5 miles to the east with its 600 acres of parkland which houses a conservation park that is one of the biggest in Europe.
Hotel in Detail:The Skyline Hotel Luton Airport was fully refurbished after its name change in 2007.
Bedrooms all have individually controlled air-conditioning and heating and are decorated in a contemporary style. In-room amenities include a safe, desk, direct dial telephone, iron/ironing board, fridge, tea/coffee facilities, complimentary WiFi internet access and flat screen cable TV with pay-movies. All rooms are en-suite with a power shower.
Floors all have a lift access. The hotel has a 24 hours room service. Some bedrooms have a sofa. Accessible rooms available subject to availability. Daily housekeeping.
Onsite restaurant which has an early opening time to serve guests with early flights (till 10.00 weekdays, 10.30 weekends). Breakfast choice of continental or full English (fee if not purchasing breakfast rate package). The restaurant remains open throughout the day.
The bar/lounge serves light snacks and has a large screen TV showing Sky Sports.
The Skyline hotel Luton has a meeting/conference room which can be split up into smaller units. There's also a business centre offering secretarial services and workstation. Onsite fitness room. Luggage storage facilities available.
Please note: The hotel operates a no-smoking policy in all areas of the hotel.
Bedroom Numbers: 61
Check-in: 14.00 (2 pm)
Check-out: 12.00 noon
Parking:Free private parking is available on site .
Internet:WiFi is available in the hotel rooms and is free of charge.
Compared to other London hotels: This hotel has been rated 59% 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) .
Compared to surrounding hotels: The hotels rating of 59% is 14% below the 73% average guest rating for the area around Luton. Therefore compared to hotels around the airport its rating is well below average.
Milesfaster ranking: 819th from 866 London hotels, 21st of 22 Luton hotels, and 326th of 328 four star rated hotels.
Another to Consider: A comparable type of hotel close by (4.2 miles, 6.8 km) would be the 4 star Holiday Inn Luton South M1 Jct9, with base rates beginning from £62 and which has a 72% guest satisfaction rating.For somewhere with lower starting rates try the Thistle Express Luton. 1.3 miles from here (2.1 km), gaining a satisfaction rating of 84% from its past guests and the hotels starting rates begin at about £29 (theres free WiFi too).