Hotel Vicinity:Nearest: Railway Station: Purfleet 1.1 miles (1.8 km), Tube Station: Hornchurch 5.2 miles (8.4 km), Motorway: M25 Junction 31 0.2 miles (0.3 km). The Premier Inn Thurrock West is located on the South Eastern fringes of greater London, actually in Essex. The hotel is just London side of the M25 London orbital Motorway with the nearest junction just 1 mile away and is just north of the Dartford tunnel and bridge.. The M25 gives access to to the Northern and Southern areas of Greater London and connects with the M23, M40, M4, M1 and M11 motorways. Well placed for two of Europe's major shopping centres at Thurrock Lakeside (1 mile) and Bluewater (3.1 miles). The major sporting venue of Brands Hatch is 8.6 miles away. Just over a mile from both Chafford Hundred and also Purfleet mainline stations.
Hotel in Detail:The Premier Inn Thuroock was one of the original new generation Premier Inn hotels and was once branded as a Metro Premier Inn. Guest rooms come with air conditioning, tea/coffee maker, desk, heating, shower, bath, hairdryer, free toiletries, flat screen TV, telephone, radio, and wake up service/alarm clock.
Free WiFi is available in all rooms.
As with most hotels in this chain there are family rooms which accommodate 2 adults along with 2 children (15 or younger).
Onsite contemporary style restaurant and fully licensed bar. A buffet breakfast (all-u-can-eat) is served which includes continental and cooked options (charges apply). Snacks and evening meals are also served.
For the business traveller the Premier Inn Thurrock hotel has meeting facilities. The hotel is air-conditioned and has a 24 hour front reception. There are lifts within the hotel. For extra security guest keycards are needed to access the corridors.
Fully no-smoking hotel.
Directions: From the north: exit the M25 motorway at junction 31 and follow the signs for the A1090 to Purfleet. Do NOT cross the the Dartford Bridge and do NOT follow the signs for Lakeside.
From the south: exit the M25 motorway at junction31. As you approach the Dartford Tunnel, bear left signposted to Dagenham. As you come out of the tunnel the hotel is at the top of the slip road.
From the A13, follow the signs for the A1360 to Rainham and Purfleet and then the A1090 to Purfleet
Bedroom Numbers: 161
Check-in: 14.00 (2 pm)
Check-out: 12.00 noon
Parking:Free private parking is available on site .
Internet:WiFi is available in the hotel rooms and is free of charge.
More hotels from this chainIf your not looking for anything except the Premier Inn chain nearby from this brand are:
Premier Inn Barking: is 8.9 miles (14.3 km) away, has a guest satisfaction score of 80% and rates start from about £52.
Premier Inn Beckton: is 8.9 miles (14.4 km) from here, earns a customer rating of 80% and base rates begin at about £66.
Premier Inn Docklands Excel: 9.7 miles (15.7 km), rated at 88% and with rates from around £58.
Compared to other London hotels: This hotel has been rated 80% by past guests. The London average is 80% and the average for 3 star hotels is 77%. Therefore this hotel is above average for its sector (star rating) . Premier Inn Hotels across the chain average 85% so this hotel is slightly below the guest rating for most Premier Inn hotels.
Below average for a Premier Inn hotel but still a hotel to consider. The hotel remains better rated than most London hotels and additionally ranks above the average guest rating for 3 star hotels.
Milesfaster ranking: 187th from 866 London hotels, 57th of 65 Premier Inn Hotels, and 37th of 328 three star rated hotels.
Another to Consider: Also close by and a similar hotel (2.2 miles, 3.6 km) would be the 3 star Holiday Inn Express Dartford Bridge, whose lowest rates start at about £50 and which has an 83% guest satisfaction rating. The Holiday Inn Express Dartford Bridge also offers: free WiFi.
Local hotels analysed:The closest fifty hotels around this area (Stonehouse Lane, RM19 postcode) that are listed on this website cover a 12.1 miles (19.5 km) radius. The star rating breakdown shows 1 five star hotel (rated 92%), 15 four star hotels (average rating 84%), 24 three star hotels (average rating 78%), 8 two star hotels (average rating 74%) and 2 one star hotels (average rating 70%). Top 3 star hotels are Premier Inn Docklands Excel and the Premier Inn Stratford (both 90%). Top rated of the local hotels is Intercontinental London O2 Arena (5 star) at 92%.
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 £74 per night. Rates range from £34 at Ibis Hotel Barking (2 Star, 77%) and the highest rates top out at £250 at Fox Apartments (4 Star, 90%). The following are the rate averages per star level: Five Star average: £136, Four Star average: £96, Three Star average: £68, Two Star average: £52 and One Star average: £45.
In terms of value for money for the local area we rank Ibis Hotel Barking top.
Past Names: Formerly The Premier Lodge Thurrock