Hotel Vicinity:Nearest: Railway Station: Luton 0.3 miles (0.5 km), Tube Station: Chesham 14.6 miles (23.4 km), Motorway: M1 Junction 10 1.7 miles (2.7 km). The Red Lion Hotel Luton is located in the centre of Luton just 1.7 miles from London Luton Airport. Local attractions include Stockwood Craft Museum and Gardens (0.7 miles), Luton Museum and Art Gallery (1.2 miles), Whipsinade Zoo (5.9 miles) and Rebournbury Mill (6.7 miles). Close access to the M1 motorway for direct road access into central London or out to the North of England.
Hotel in Detail:Made up of two elements, the Pub/Restaurant and the Red Lion Hotel. The hotel provides simple but relaxed surroundings and the benefit of being connected to Brookes bar. Brookes is a popular bar and nightspot in Luton open till 2am on Thursday, Friday and Saturday. There are four televisions to view although they do not show sports.
The Red Lion Hotel also serves a wide ranging bar menu (light snacks and full meals) and is open for breakfast (07.00 till 11.30, from 08.00 Saturday and from 10.00 Sunday), Lunch and Dinner (11.00 till 21.00).
Room amenities in the hotel include en-suite facilities (bath/shower), wireless internet access, tea and coffee making facilities, alarm radio channels via the TV, hairdryer and irons/ironing boards available.
Premium rooms come with a flat screen TV,
There are 8 meeting rooms available with associated facilities.
The front desk is not open during the night but there is a night porter on duty who may be called. Non-smoking throughout. There is a designated smoking area.
Compared to other London hotels: This hotel has been rated 67% by past guests. The London average is 80% and the average for 2 star hotels is 70%. Therefore this hotel is below average for its sector (star rating) .
Compared to surrounding hotels: The hotels rating of 67% is 7% below the 74% average guest rating for the area around Luton. For the location the hotel rates below average.
Milesfaster ranking: 815th from 852 London hotels, 19th of 22 Luton hotels, and 58th of 69 two star rated hotels.
Another to Consider: Also close by and a similar hotel (0.2 miles, 0.3 km) would be the 2 star Luton Hotel Residence, whose lowest rates start at about £36 and which has a 75% guest satisfaction rating. The Luton Hotel Residence also offers: free WiFi.Fancy something highly rated by its guests? We think the 3 Star Holiday Inn Express Luton Airport could be a good choice being 1.5 miles (2.3 km) from the Red Lion Hotel Luton. A highly rated hotel with a guest score of 86%.
Parking: 10 spaces
Check-in: 14.00 (2 pm)
Check-out: 11.00 am
Awards:Luton Safe Award for Overall Excellence 2005
Past names: Brookes Luton (2010), Brookes Cafe Bar Red Lion Lodge (2009)
History: Most rooms refurbished 2009.