Hotel in Detail:The Novotel Stansted hotel is both modern and contemporary. A shuttle service connects the hotel to the main terminal building at the airport in around 6 minutes. There is an onsite restaurant and a garden terrace area adjoining the bar.
Bedrooms are bright, airy and contemporary in style with calming colours used alongside natural wood in the rooms decor. They are all air-conditioned. Standard rooms offer en-suite facilities, high speed broadband or WiFi, minibar, separate working area, desk, safe, trouser press, hairdryer, tea and coffee tray, phone, data port, ironing board, large flat screen with in house movies, clock, live flight information, view bill and wake up facility. Windows can be opened.
The Novotel London Stansted Airport hotel also offers executive and superior rooms.
Standard rooms: 17m², Suites: 34m². Three bedrooms adapted for improved accessibility.
Room service is 24 hours and is a wide ranging menu.
Restaurant: Stylish restaurant serves a variety of international and innovative dishes, prepared with fresh and locally sourced ingredients. Vegetarian options. Open from 04.00 till 10.00 for breakfast and then 17.00 till 22.00 for dinner.
Bar: Comfortable sofas and a choice from a wide range of wines, whiskies and cocktails. Large screen plasma TV and serves snacks from the lounge menu. Enjoy a cold beer or two in the garden terrace area during the summer months.
The Novotel London Stansted also has its own fitness room for guest use.
For the business traveller the Novotel offers 8 meeting rooms and a dedicated business centre which is open weekdays 08.00 am till 19.00. The business centre has computers, WIFI, printing, copy and fax services (chargeable). The largest meeting room has a capacity for up to 250 guests theatre style. All meeting rooms feature natural daylight and air-conditioning.
The Novotel Stansted hotel has luggage storage facilities as well as options for late and express check-outs. Hotel has lifts. Fully non-smoking. 24 hour front desk. Offers dry cleaning and laundry.
Hotel Vicinity:Nearest: Railway Station: Stansted Mountfitchet 1.8 miles (2.9 km), Tube Station: Epping 13.3 miles (21.4 km), Motorway: M11 Junction 8 0.6 miles (1 km). The Novotel Stansted Airport Hotel is a purpose built hotel that first opened in 1990. Located within the airports perimeter some 2.2 miles from the actual passenger terminal. This section of the airport grounds is in the south western corner and is to be found by the long stay car park. Its well signposted from the motorway or terminal so you wont miss it. The hotel has extensive grounds, some 3 acres, and a shuttle bus runs between the hotel and airport terminal. Central London is 29.4 miles from the Novotel London Stansted Airport measured in a straight line. The hotel is very close to the M11 motorway which also connects with the M25 making road links convenient from this location. The hotel is also convenient for Cambridge, East Anglia and Newmarket racecourse. Nearest attractions include Hatfield Forest 1.7 miles (2.7 km), Mountfitchet Castle 1.9 miles (3.1 km), Stansted Mountfitchet Windmill 1.9 miles (3.1 km), House on the Hill Toy Museum 2 miles (3.2 km) and Waytemore Castle 2.2 miles (3.5 km) (3.2 km). Duxford air museum and Imperial war museum are some 18 miles (29.0 km) away.
Bedroom Numbers: 239 / 3 floors
Check-in: 15.00 (3 pm)
Check-out: 12.00 noon
Parking:Private parking is available on site and costs £15 per day.
Internet:Wireless internet access in bedrooms charged at £14.95 per 24 hours. WiFi is available in public areas and is free of charge.
Compared to other London hotels: This hotel has been rated 85% 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. Novotel Hotels across the chain average 84% so this hotel is just above the average rating for Novotel hotels.
Compared to surrounding hotels: The hotels rating of 85% is 10% above the 75% average guest rating for the area around Stansted. Guests therefore rate the hotel well above average for the surrounding area.
Milesfaster ranking: 393rd from 866 London hotels, 6th of 15 Novotel Hotels, 7th of 28 Stansted hotels, and 177th of 328 four star rated hotels.
Another to Consider: Also close by and a similar hotel (2.6 miles, 4.1 km) would be the 4 star Radisson Blu Hotel Stansted Airport, whose lowest rates start at about £97 and which has an 82% guest satisfaction rating. The Radisson Blu Hotel Stansted Airport also offers: free WiFi.Looking for lower base rates? Then another option might be the Legacy Great Hallingbury Manor Hotel. 0.7 miles away (1.1 km), has scored 74% from former guests and whose lowest rates start at about £59.
Would you prefer to go with something that has scored higher in guest satisfaction ratings? If that is what your after then the 3 Star Hampton By Hilton Stansted Airport seems like a possible option being 2.1 miles (3.4 km) from the Novotel Stansted Airport. A highly rated hotel with a guest score of 90%.
Directions: From the M11 motorway take junction 8 and follow signs to Stansted Airport, Long Stay Car Park.
By Train to London Stansted: take courtesy bus from Airport Terminal.
Shuttle: The shuttle bus leaves from bay 11 at the bus/coach station 1 level down from the main terminal building. The bus leaves every 1/4 past and 1/4 to the hour from 04:00 until midnight. There is a small charge for this service. children under 16 years travel for free. Tickets can be purchased at the hotel only
History: Was called the Hilton London Stansted Airport till June 2017. Purchased by Arora Hotels in April 2016.