Hotel in Detail:The DeSalis Hotel Stansted was built in 2004 and is of contemporary design and geared very much to the traveller using the airport. An unusual hotel that is run on a far more informal basis than the majority of hotels, especially the branded ones. The hotel is just off the airport flight path in a slightly secluded area surrounded by woodland. There is a nearby golf course and gymnasium proving leisure amenities.
Room facilities include en-suite (bath, shower, WC, hairdryer), Tea & Coffee hospitality tray, fridge, Central heating, Desk & Lamp, Trouser Press, desk, ironing facilities, WiFi internet access, Alarm Clock/Radio, Direct Dial Phone and Television with DVD player.
A variety of room options include doubles, twins, singles and family rooms suitable for 3 or 4 adults. (a few selected rooms have a Jacuzzi).
Executive rooms available with a computer with a printer and high speed internet access.
Breakfast can be taken in-room.
The DeSalis Hotel Stansted has an onsite restaurant serving Indian cuisine and Traditional English and European options. There are actually 2 different menus. The Indian menu has a selection of dishes ranging from Onion Bhaji to hot and spicy Tandoori Chicken. The English menu offers options such as Smoked Salmon and traditional scampi and a variety of side orders such as olives and green salads.
WiFi internet access available throughout the hotel. The hotel reception has computer terminals. The hotel reception is always open, 24/7. Luggage storage facilities along with fax and photocopy services are available.
Hotel Vicinity:Nearest: Railway Station: Stansted Airport 1.2 miles (1.9 km), Motorway: M11 Junction 8 3.3 miles (5.3 km).
The Desalis Stansted Hotel is located around an 8 minute drive from the main Stansted Airport. Nearest attractions include House on the Hill Toy Museum (2.32), Mountfitchet Castle ( 2.32 miles), Gardens of Easton Lodge (2.94 miles) and Mole Hill Wildlife Park (3.55 miles).
Shuttle:Hotel runs its own shuttle service. Takes around 5-10 minutes to the terminal and operates 24 hours. Pick up is from the the Blue short-stay car park, Row E. From there ring the hotel for pickup.
Parking: Available onsite. £5 per 24 hours.
Bedroom Numbers: 50
Check-in: 13.00 (1 pm)
Check-out: 12.00 noon
This hotel has averaged a score of 3.3 out of 5 by 2515 past guests
>>>Booking.com (average customer rating 3.6 out of 5 from 1791 reviews)
>>>Tripadvisor (ranked 2 of 2 for Hotels in Elsenham and rated 2.5 out of 5 from 724 reviews)
Parking:Free private parking is possible on site (reservation is needed).
Internet:WiFi is available in public areas and is free of charge.
Pets:Pets are not allowed.
Compared to other London hotels: This hotel has been rated 66% by past guests. The London average is 79% and the average for 3 star hotels is 66%. Therefore this hotel is equal to the average for its sector (star rating) .
Compared to surrounding hotels: The hotels rating of 66% is 5157% below the 5223% average guest rating for the area around Stansted. Therefore compared to hotels around the airport its rating is well below average.
Milesfaster ranking: 777th from 865 London hotels, th of 38 Stansted hotels, and 273rd of 321 three star rated hotels.
Another to Consider: A similar hotel nearby (3.5 miles, 5.6 km) would be the 3 star Days Inn London Stansted Airport, where rates start from £33 and which has a 75% guest satisfaction rating. The Days Inn London Stansted Airport also offers: free WiFi.Looking for something near by with a solid past guest score? In that case the 2 Star Stansted Lodge seems like it might fit the bill being 1.2 miles (1.9 km) from the Desalis Hotel - Stansted. A highly rated hotel with a guest score of 87%.
Directions: From the M11 exit at junction 8. Head towards terminal, signposted short stay car park and Radisson SAS. At the last roundabout before the terminal (Coppers End Roundabout) take the fourth exit, signposted Molehill Green. You will immediately come to a mini roundabout. Take a left towards Molehill and Elsenham. Keep on this road for exactly 2.2 miles and the hotels is on your right. When you are a mile away from the hotel, on your right will be the Three Horse Shoes pub (this way you now your going the right way.