Hotel Vicinity:Nearest: Railway Station: Elstree & Borehamwood 1 miles (1.6 km), Tube Station: Stanmore 1.5 miles (2.4 km), Motorway: M1 Junction 4 0.7 miles (1.1 km). The Laura Ashley The Manor Elstree is located in the North London suburb of Elstree by Borehamwood and 11.2 miles from Central London. The hotel is an attractive half timbered Tudor style construction with traditional internal decorations and situated in 10 acres of woodland and landscaped gardens. Just over half a mile from the M1 which runs down into North London by Brent Cross Shopping Centre and out to the North of England. Also a similar distance from the A1 dual carriageway which runs into central London itself. Local attractions include the RAF Museum (3.6 miles), Brent Cross Shopping Centre (5.2 miles), Kenwood House (6.9 miles) and Wembley Stadium (6.1 miles).
Hotel in Detail:The Laura Ashley The Manor Elstree is a Tudor style building with lots of period charm. Located in its own landscaped gardens and surrounded by 10 acres of natural woodland. The hotels location offers views as far as the Canary Wharf & Dockland, The Shard, BT Tower and Wembley Stadium on clear weather days.
Bedrooms are in two parts of the hotel, the main Tudor House and the modern wing. Amenities include en-suite, tea and coffee facilities, in-room safe, trouser press, iron and iron board, LCD television, direct dial telephone and hairdryers.
Onsite the Laura Ashley The Manor Elstree Hotel provides the Cavendish Restaurant and Terrace Bar for fine dinning and a large wine list to select from. The menu consist of English and Malaysian dishes. Intimate and sophisticated feel. The hotel bar has views of London and the hotel gardens along with a relaxing atmosphere. The lounge features a BT openzone for internet access.
For the business traveller this Elstree hotel has 6 meeting rooms with a capacity for up to 82 guests.
The reception is manned 24 hours.
The hotel is a popular choice for private dinners and parties and has approval to hold a civil wedding ceremony.
Hotel does not allow smoking in public or private areas.
Wireless internet access can be picked up all parts of the hotel with daily or hourly rates available.
Bedroom Numbers: 49
Parking: 100 spaces
Check-in: 14.00 (2 pm)
Check-out: 12.00 noon
Parking:Free public parking is available on site .
Internet:Complimentary wireless internet access throughout.
Compared to other London hotels: This hotel has been rated 88% by past guests. The London average is 80% and the average for 4 star hotels is 82%. Therefore this hotel is above average for its sector (star rating) and for London as a whole.
Milesfaster ranking: 232nd from 866 London hotels, and 86th of 328 four star rated hotels.
Another to Consider: A similar type of hotel (size, rating) nearby (2.1 miles, 3.3 km) would be the 3 star Travelodge Borehamwood, with rates that start from about £34 and which has an 80% guest satisfaction rating.
Local hotels analysed:The closest fifty hotels around this area (Barnet Lane, WD6 postcode) that are listed on this website cover a 7.8 miles (12.5 km) radius. The star rating breakdown shows 16 four star hotels (average rating 84%), 31 three star hotels (average rating 79%), 2 two star hotels (average rating 64%) and 1 one star hotel (rated 91%). Top rated of the local hotels is Bay Tree House B&B (4 star) at 100%.
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 £66 per night. Rates range from £33 at Travelodge Wembley High Road (3 Star, 80%) and the highest rates top out at £140 at Premier Inn Wembley Park (3 Star, 88%). The following are the rate averages per star level: Four Star average: £75, Three Star average: £60, Two Star average: £56 and One Star average: £118.
We use a proprietary algorithm to rank hotels based on user reviews but adjusting for contributing factors. We rank Laura Ashley The Manor Elstree 12th (joint) of the 50 local hotels and 7th for the 16 four star hotels in the area. Our ranking for sheer lowest base rates is 31st of 50 (5th of 16 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 10th of 44 for sheer bang for buck (Bay Tree House B&B was top).
History:Called the Edgwarebury Hotel until July 2013 (rating changed from 3 star to 4 star). Was previously called The Corus Hotel Elstree.
Trivia: Once used for Sophia Loren photo shoots.