Hotel Vicinity:Nearest: Railway Station: Leagrave 2.9 miles (4.7 km), Tube Station: Chesham 12.6 miles (20.3 km), Motorway: M1 Junction 11 2 miles (3.2 km). The Highwayman sites on the south eastern edge of Dunstable. Actually on the A5 dual carriageway which runs all the way down to central London but a much quicker options is the M1 motorway which is just over 2 miles from the hotel. Dunstable is a small market town in Bedfordshire with a long history and with a population of around 35,000. Luton is just over 3 miles to the east and offers a good range of amenities. Less than a mile away is the Grove Park complex with a theatre, 6 restaurants and bars alongside the leisure centre and Go bowl. Other places of interest include Dunstable Museum (1 mile), Whipsnade Zoo (2.4 miles), Woodside Animal Farm & Leisure Park (2.6 miles) and Bury Park (3.3 miles). The Bletchley Park and Enigma Decoding Machine is 13 miles to the north in Milton Keynes. It was made famous during the second world war as the intelligence HQ and where the German communication code was broken. 11 miles to the south is St Albans and the Verulamium Museum of everyday life in Roman Britain.
Hotel in Detail:The Highwayman Hotel is a traditional style Inn/Lodge type of establishment. Centred around an English style bar/pub with an informal atmosphere.
One room is available on the ground floor. Bedrooms are en-suite with complimentary WiFi, stereo, TV, desk, heating, ironing facilities, hairdryer, tea and coffee facilities and telephone.
Sevres a buffet breakfast and traditional style carvery in the restaurant. The bar has a pool table and big screen TV's sowing sports events.
Breakfast: 07.00 till noon (weekends from 08.00), Lunch noon till 18.00, Dinner 18.00 till 22.00.
Bedroom Numbers: 52
Check-in: 14.00 (2 pm) till 22.00 (10 pm)
Check-out: 11.00 am
Parking:Free private parking is available on site .
Internet:Complimentary wireless internet access throughout.
Compared to other London hotels: This hotel has been rated 63% by past guests. The London average is 90% and the average for 3 star hotels is 87%. Therefore this hotel is below average for its sector (star rating) .
Compared to surrounding hotels: The hotels rating of 63% is 11% below the 74% average guest rating for the area around Luton. Therefore compared to hotels around the airport its rating is well below average.
Milesfaster ranking: 836th from 846 London hotels, 21st of 21 Luton hotels, and 313rd of 319 three star rated hotels.
Another to Consider: A similar type of hotel (size, rating) nearby (0.9 miles, 1.4 km) would be the 3 star Old Palace Lodge Hotel, with rates that start from about £35 and which has an 82% guest satisfaction rating. The Old Palace Lodge Hotel also offers: free WiFi.