Hotel Vicinity:Nearest: Tube Station: North Acton 0.2 miles (0.4 km), Railway Station: Acton Main Line 0.4 miles (0.6 km), Motorway: M4 Junction 1 2.3 miles (3.7 km). Located just of the A40 Western Avenue (a busy dual carriageway) which gives the Holiday Inn London West great road links both into central and West London and out to the M4, M1, M40, and M25 motorways. This area is known as Gypsy Corner and is between Acton and Kensal Green. These are both bust town with shopping high street and plenty of amenities. The hotel is also walking distance to a large Tesco supermarket. The A40 gives direct connection to West London or just 20 minutes by road to Heathrow (normal traffic via A312). Less than a mile along the A40 on Kendall Avenue is the Warner Leisure Village with 9 cinema screens. This location is also convenient for Wembley Stadium (2.5 miles) which is easily accessed via the North Circular A406 Road. Nearest attractions includes Kew Bridge Stream Museum (1.5 miles), Musical Museum (1.7 miles), Gunnersbury Park and Museum (1.8 miles), Ealing Studios (1.9 miles), Westfield Shopping Centre (2 miles), Hogarths House (2.3 miles) and Kew Gardens (2.7 miles).
Hotel in Detail:The Holiday Inn London West is a modern hotel with a vibrant feel and first opened in 2004 (with major renovation since).
All bedrooms are air-conditioned and have a contemporary style. Amenities include direct dial telephone, Work desk with lamp, TV with remote control, Cable/satellite TV with In-room movies, Complimentary in-room coffee and tea, power shower, wireless high speed Internet access and Hairdryer. All rooms en-suite with power shower. All doors have spy holes and key card access. 24 hour room service and daily maid service.
Most bedrooms have floor to ceiling windows.
Executive bedrooms have free WiFi.
Family rooms have a foldaway sofa bed. .
Dining Options:The Kitchen restaurant: On the ground floor and open for breakfast, lunch and dinner, actually its open throughout the day. Features an all Day dining menu put together at the Holiday Inn kitchen table.
For fast and informal dining, '2go' cafe bar offers a wide choice of Starbucks coffee, freshly prepared sandwiches, healthy wraps and snacks.
Open weekdays 07.00 till 17.00.
2go Afterhours, pizza, panini, pasta, curry or a quick snack served to your room.
Hub Bar and lounge is an informal place to meet and relax with WiFi available in the bar area.
On the 7th floor is the hotels mini gym with cardio machines and free weights.
Public areas are all air-conditioned.
The hotel has 5 meeting rooms with 226 sq. mtrs. total space that can handle up to 50 delegates.
Public areas all enjoy air-conditioning. Reception has a supply of toiletries and can lend out an iron board and iron. Same day dry cleaning/laundry service. Hotel offers concierge services.
Bedroom Numbers: 225/ 7 floors
Check-in: 14.00 (2 pm)
Check-out: 11.00 am
Parking:Public parking is available on site and costs £15 per day.
Internet:Complimentary wireless internet access throughout.
More hotels from this chainOf course you may well prefer to stay with the Holiday Inn chain take a look at these hotels close by:
Holiday Inn Wembley Hotel: is 2.6 miles (4.2 km) away, has a guest satisfaction score of 83% and rates start from about £72.
Holiday Inn Kensington High Street: is 3.4 miles (5.5 km) from here, earns a customer rating of 76% and base rates begin at about £108.
Holiday Inn London Brentford Lock: 3.4 miles (5.5 km), rated at 82% and with rates from around £56.
Holiday Inn Kensington Forum: 3.8 miles (6.2 km), rated at 74% and with rates from around £101.
Compared to other London hotels: This hotel has been rated 83% by past guests. The London average is 80% and the average for 4 star hotels is 83%. Therefore this hotel is equal to the average for its sector (star rating) . Holiday Inn Hotels across the chain average 79% so this hotel is one of the better rated Holiday Inn hotels.
Milesfaster ranking: 347th from 866 London hotels, 5th of 26 Holiday Inn Hotels, and 147th of 328 four star rated hotels.
Another to Consider: A comparable type of hotel close by (0 miles, 0.0 km) would be the 4 star Doubletree By Hilton Tower Of London, with base rates beginning from £119 and which has an 89% guest satisfaction rating. The Doubletree By Hilton Tower Of London also offers: free WiFi.If you are looking for something a bit cheaper then take a look at the Re Shoreditch Hotel. 1.6 miles from here (2.6 km), has been rated at 74% by past guests and has rates from around £67 (theres free WiFi too).
Looking for something near by with a solid past guest score? In that case the 5 Star South Place Hotel seems like it might fit the bill, it's only 0.7 miles (1.1 km) from here. The South Place Hotel has an extremely high guest rating of 97%, one of the best rated London hotels.
Local hotels analysed:The fifty closest hotels from here (4 Portal Way, W3 postcode) that we have data for cover a 3.1 miles (5.1 km) radius. The 50 are made up of 1 five star hotel (rated 89%), 22 four star hotels (average rating 82%), 24 three star hotels (average rating 78%) and 3 two star hotels (average rating 74%). Top 4 star hotels are Hilton Wembley Hotel, Novotel London Brentford, Urban Villa, St Paul's Hotel and Novotel London Wembley (all five score 89%). Coming out as the top rated hotel is Premier Inn Greenford (3 star) at 90%.
Base Rates: Using base rates we analyse average starting rates for the area. Useful as a guide but note they do not include special offers or short term deals. The average rate for all the 50 nearest hotels is £80 per night. Starting from £33 at Travelodge Wembley High Road (3 Star, 80%) up to £195 at The Portobello Hotel (4 Star, 84%). Averages by star rating: Five Star average: £169, Four Star average: £95, Three Star average: £66 and Two Star average: £54.
We use a proprietary algorithm to rank hotels based on user reviews but adjusting for contributing factors. We rank Holiday Inn London West 21st (joint) of 50 nearby hotels and 11th (joint) for the 22 four star hotels in the area. In terms of lowest starting rates this hotel is 21st of 50 (3rd of 22 four star hotels.). Analysing both the base rates and overall rating for the hotel we rank it 23rd of 45 for sheer value for money (Ibis Shepherds Bush was top).
Comment: Was called the Ramada Encore London West till August 2014.
August 2013 through August 2014: multimillion pound refurbishment including a new bedroom block, roof-top meeting rooms with open air cocktail area and a gymnasium. Lobby area given a soft refurbishment. Number of bedrooms rose from 150 to 255. The hotel remained open during this period.
Installed Sensiq by Quadriga in Winter 2010 to provide high tech portal facilities in guest rooms.