Hotel in Detail:The Holiday Inn London Heathrow T5 is a modern hotel built in a Queen Anne style and has a relaxed ambience.
The bedrooms are of contemporary design and style. Features include air-conditioning, flat screen TV, wireless Internet access, room safe (plus mini-safe), fridge, iron & ironing board, desk, telephone, black-out curtains, tea/coffee making facilities and en-suite bathroom. Windows are triple glazed.
There is a 24 hour room service and daily maid service.
The hotel has its own onsite restaurant, Lounge & Bar. Food and beverages are available 24 hours.
The focus is on providing guests with a home from home feel with the wide use of fresh, wholesome and traditional food. Options include both onsite dining or take . The hotel provides both the 24/7 To Go Cafe (with Starbucks coffee) as well as the onsite lobby restaurant. Wherever you choose to eat you will always be able to catch up on emails as WiFi is accessible throughout all areas and is complimentary. The restaurant is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner where an all-day- menu is served. Frequently changing special dishes ensures there is always something different on offer.
The bar serves a range of drinks including Kirin and Fosters draught on tap along with red and white wines.
The hotel front reception is staffed 24 hours a day and guests have access to the fitness room (open 24 hours).
For the business traveller there are meeting room facilities with natural daylight. Facilities include a PC projector, flip chart and OHP as well as standard meeting room set up.
Hotel is all non-smoking.
Hotel Vicinity:Nearest: Tube & Railway Station: Heathrow Airport T5 1.1 miles (1.8 km), Motorway: M25 Junction 14 0.8 miles (1.3 km).
Located to the West of Heathrow Airport the Holiday Inn London Heathrow T5 is actually located in Berkshire. 0.27 miles (0.4 km) from Jump Giants, a huge sports arena with trampolines, a Battle Beam Zone, jump arena, foam zone, dodgeball courts, tumble runs, basketball slam dunk lanes and dedicated junior giants area. Just 1 mile from terminal 5 (about 10 minutes by road to the main central area) and close to the major motorways of the M25 and the M4. The hotel is convenient for stays around the horse racing tracks of Ascot (8.6 miles) and the Royal Castle in Windsor (4.1 miles) being midday between these locations and the Airport. Colnbrook with Poyle is a small civil parish and historic village with a population of just under 6,000. 1 mile to the East along the Old Bath Road is a McDonalds restaurant. The major attractions close by are Thorpe Park (5 miles) theme park with over 20 major thrill rides and Legoland (5.9 miles) with over 500 interactive rides.
Shuttle:The hotel hoppa bus runs a service for £4.50 one way, £8 return (onboard £5 one way, £8 return) to terminals 4 and 5 only (H57/H59). Runs every 20-40 minutes between 04.30 and 23.05 (from the airport). You can then transfer to other terminals using the airports free services.
Note: Do not confuse this hotel with the 2 other Holiday Inn Hotels close to the airport, all with Heathrow in their name. The others are:
Holiday Inn Heathrow Hotel, M4 Junction 4
Holiday Inn Heathrow Ariel Hotel
Similar Name: Also do not confuse with the similarly named Holiday Inn Express T5 which is just over 1 mile to the north west and futher from the airport than this hotel.
Bedroom Numbers: 119
Check-in: 14.00 (2 pm)
Check-out: 12.00 noon
This hotel has averaged a score of 4.35 out of 5 by 1157 past guests
>>>Booking.com (average customer rating 4.2 out of 5 from 486 reviews)
>>>Tripadvisor (ranked 1 of 3 for Hotels in Colnbrook and rated 4.5 out of 5 from 671 reviews)
Parking:Private parking is possible on site (reservation is not possible) and costs £10 per day.
Internet:WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Pets:Pets are not allowed.
More hotels from this chainIf you would like to stick with the Holiday Inn chain your nearest options are:
Holiday Inn Heathrow M4: is 2.6 miles (4.2 km) away, has a guest satisfaction score of 73% and rates start from about £64.
Holiday Inn Heathrow Ariel Hotel: is 3.4 miles (5.4 km) from here, earns a customer rating of 75% and base rates begin at about £54.
Holiday Inn Slough/Windsor: 4.7 miles (7.6 km), rated at 75% and with rates from around £71.
Holiday Inn Shepperton: 7.1 miles (11.4 km), rated at 77% and with rates from around £68.
Compared to other London hotels: This hotel has been rated 87% by past guests. The London average is 79% and the average for 4 star hotels is 80%. Therefore this hotel is above average for its sector (star rating) and for London as a whole. Holiday Inn Hotels across the chain average 79% so this hotel is one of the better rated Holiday Inn hotels.
Compared to surrounding hotels: The hotels rating of 87% is 84% above the 3% average guest rating for the area around Heathrow. Guests therefore rate the hotel well above average for the surrounding area.
Milesfaster ranking: 274th from 865 London hotels, 3rd of 24 Holiday Inn Hotels, th of 38 Heathrow hotels, and 109th of 333 four star rated hotels.
Another to Consider: Also close by and a similar hotel (0.3 miles, 0.5 km) would be the 4 star Hilton Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, whose lowest rates start at about £105 and which has an 80% guest satisfaction rating. The Hilton Heathrow Airport Terminal 5 also offers: free WiFi.Looking for lower base rates? Then another option might be the Leonardo Hotel Heathrow Airport. 2.4 miles away (3.9 km), has scored 83% from former guests and whose lowest rates start at about £53.