Hotel Vicinity:Nearest: Railway Station: Cricklewood 316 yards (288 metres), Tube Station: Willesden Green 0.6 miles (0.9 km), Motorway: M1 Junction 1 1.3 miles (2.1 km). The Crown Moran Hotel was formerly a public house but since 2003 its been reborn as a 4 star hotel serving a thriving community in and around Cricklewood, north London. This area and the adjoining area of Kilburn have a notably large Irish population with a good number of Irish bars nearby. Located just over 1 mile from the North Circular Dual Carriageway (orbital road around London north of the River Thames) and Junction 1 of the M1 motorway. The hotel is on Cricklewood Broadway, a busy main road and high street with good bus, taxi and tube links. This is also part of the A5 dual carriageway which goes down to Marble Arch (3.9 miles) in central London or right up to North Wales. The immediate vicinity has plenty of shops and bars, not the upmarket and top brand shopping you'll find in central London districts but a good range of amenities none the less. Close by, slightly more than walking distance (1.4 miles), is the Brent Cross Covered Shopping centre known as North London's West End and home to many of the top name stores and restaurants. Nearest attractions include the Hampstead museum/burgh house (1.7 miles), Freud Museum in Hampstead (1.7 miles), Keats House (2 miles) and Kenwood House (2.4 miles). Also convenient for Wembley stadium (3.1 miles) which is easily accessed via the A406 North Circular Road.
Hotel in Detail:Each room is en-suite with supplied toiletries and hairdryer. The bedrooms and suites have been designed to incorporate comfort sand convenience such as climate control/air-conditioning, voice mail phones, and data ports for fax/modem, high speed internet access, laptop sized safe, work desk/lamp, satellite television, and tea/coffee making facilities.
The Crown Moran has 5 suites that have upgraded facilities such as widescreen LCD television, CD player, Jacuzzi, mini bars and a seating area.
All rooms are configured with either a double bed or a double bed and one twin bed. Suites have one king size bed.
The hotel offers designated no-smoking rooms and has six guest rooms that have been specially adapted for disabled guests.
In-room dining is available 24-hours daily.
The hotel's restaurant is the King Sitric Bar & Grill. Here the speciality is 28 day aged Irish beef steaks from the charcoal grill. The frequently changing menu includes simple seasonal dishes and house specialties.
For a more relaxed dining the Crown Pub serves bar food and snacks.
There are five bars in The Crown, each bar has a unique ambience, from leisurely to lively.
The Crown has a contemporary style, The Saloon Bar cosy and yet elegant and the Library Bar, adjacent to the restaurant, is the perfect spot for pre-dinner cocktails in discrete and sleek surrounds. There are live bands on Friday evenings and a DJ Thursday through Sunday evenings in the 'Back Bar'. Traditional Irish Music Fridays in the lounge bar and on Sunday afternoons in 'The Upstairs Bar'. Karaoke on Sundays.
Private dining is available in the Brent, Barnet and Camden Rooms. More casual dining and snacks are served from early until late in the bars. In addition to the main menu there is a selection of daily specials.
The hotel also offers Four suites suitable for meetings, training sessions, seminars and conferences.
Guests of the Crown Moran Hotel also enjoy use of the leisure centre where you will find a 12m heated swimming pool, sauna & Jacuzzi, steam room and gymnasium. There are also spa treatments with Personal trainers, sports masseurs and beauty therapists on hand.
Complimentary wireless internet access in public areas.
Bedroom Numbers: 116
Check-in: 14.00 (2 pm)
Check-out: 12.00 noon
Parking:Private parking is available on site and costs £15 per day.
Internet:Complimentary wireless internet access throughout.
Compared to other London hotels: This hotel has been rated 80% by past guests. The London average is 79% and the average for 4 star hotels is 82%. Therefore although the hotel is above average for London as a whole this hotel is below average for its sector (star rating) .
Milesfaster ranking: 441st from 861 London hotels, and 205th of 326 four star rated hotels.
Another to Consider: Also close by and a similar hotel (1.2 miles, 1.9 km) would be the 4 star Holiday Inn Brent Cross Hotel, whose lowest rates start at about £64 and which has an 80% guest satisfaction rating.For a hotel that offers lower base rates take a look at the Commodore Hotel. 3.4 miles away (5.4 km), has been rated at 65% by past guests and whose lowest rates start at about £47.
Something close by with a great client rating? We suggest the 4 Star Sanctum Serviced Apartments - Kilburn may well be of interest to you being 1.7 miles (2.7 km) from the Crown Moran Hotel. A highly rated hotel with a guest score of 89%.
Local hotels analysed:The closest fifty hotels around this area (152 Cricklewood Broadway, NW2 postcode) that are listed on this website cover a 3.2 miles (5.2 km) radius. The star rating breakdown shows 27 four star hotels (average rating 81%), 20 three star hotels (average rating 75%) and 3 two star hotels (average rating 62%). Top rated of the local hotels are Hide Hotel Hendon (4 star) and also the Europa House Apartments (4 star) (both joint top with 91%).
Base Rates: Here we breakdown the starting rates (base rates) by overall average and by star rating. However base rates do not take account of special offers and one off deals so are just a guide. Looking at all the base rates of the 50 local hotels the average rate is £73 per night. Rates range from £27 at Pembridge Palace Hotel (3 Star, 60%) and the highest rates top out at £259 at Sanctum Serviced Apartments - Kilburn (4 Star, 89%). The following are the rate averages per star level: Four Star average: £89, Three Star average: £57 and Two Star average: £39.
We use a proprietary algorithm to rank hotels based on user reviews but adjusting for contributing factors. We rank Crown Moran Hotel 21st (joint) of the 50 local hotels and 14th (joint) for the 27 four star hotels in the area. Our ranking for sheer lowest base rates is 33rd of 50 (14th (joint) of 27 four star hotels.). To give an overall ranking compared to hotels nearby we combine the rating and base rate scores which gives this hotel a ranking of 23rd of 48 for sheer bang for buck (Novotel London Wembley was top).