Hotel in Detail:All the Hilton Watford bedrooms have a contemporary style. Amenities include en-suite facilities, phone with dataport, Iron, Clock, Hair Dryer, Ironing Board, Radio Alarm, Tea and Coffee Making Facilities, cable TV with pay movies, playstation, Data Port, Desk, high speed Internet access and Trouser Press.
Standard rooms are 28m², deluxe rooms are 36m². Some rooms have a separate working area or seating area with sofa and some have marble bathrooms.
24 hour room service (limited after 23.00).
Onsite is the informal brasserie Patio Restaurant with a light and airy feel and serving British and International cuisine. Saturday nights feature a Dinner Dance. and on Sundays a brunch is served. Carvery is served weekends while Sunday thru' Thursdays table d'hôte international cuisine is served.
Open 07.00 till 10.00 (weekends 07.30 till 11.00), 12.30 till 14.00 (closed Saturday, 13.00 till 15.00 Sundays), 19.00 till 22.00 (till 21.30 Sundays).
The Patio Bar offers a snack menu, wide screen television and drinks in a relaxed atmosphere. Features comfortable sofas , candles and leather easy chairs.
Open 08.00 till 22.30 (till midnight Saturday).
The Hilton Watford has the Livingwell Health Club onsite offering facilities such as a pool, Jacuzzi, steam room, sauna, gymnasium, pro shop and solarium. Children under the age of 16 must be accompanied by an adult. Restricted access times apply.
The hotels business centre (open 08.00 till 18.00) has features that include PC and internet access, Photocopying, Faxing and Scanning as well as 14 conference and meeting rooms. There is also Wifi access in the public areas of the hotel (charges apply).
Hotel Vicinity:Nearest: Tube & Railway Station: Watford North 1.5 miles (2.4 km), Motorway: M1 Junction 5 0.6 miles (1 km). The Hilton Watford Hotel is located on the A41 dual carriageway which runs parallel with the M1 motorway at this point. The M1 gives access into North London or all the way to the North of England. The M1 also joins with the M25 which is the orbital motorway around London making the Hilton well located for road access to the rest of London and the UK. Local attractions include Bushey Museum (1.3 miles, 2.1 kms), Watford Museum (1.5 miles, 2.4 kms), Gardens of the Rose (4.3 miles, 6.9 kms), Bowmans Open Farm (5.5 miles, 8.8 kms) and St Albans Cathedral (6 miles, 9.6 kms). The hotel 14.5 miles (23.3 km) from the centre of London.
Check-in: 15.00 (3 pm)
Check-out: 12.00 noon
Parking:Free public parking is available on site .
Internet:WiFi is available in all areas and charges apply.
More hotels from this chainYou may be thinking your only preferred choice is still going to be the Hilton chain your closest choices would be:
Hilton Wembley Hotel: is 8.2 miles (13.2 km) away, has a guest satisfaction score of 87% and rates start from about £87.
Compared to other London hotels: This hotel has been rated 75% by past guests. The London average is 80% and the average for 4 star hotels is 83%. Therefore this hotel is below average for its sector (star rating) . Hilton Hotels across the chain average 81% so this hotel is below the average guest rating for Hilton hotels.
Milesfaster ranking: 617th from 850 London hotels, 22nd of 29 Hilton Hotels, and 273rd of 322 four star rated hotels.
Another to Consider: A similar type of hotel (size, rating) nearby (0.7 miles, 1.2 km) would be the 3 star Mercure London Watford Hotel, with rates that start from about £63 and which has a 66% guest satisfaction rating. The Mercure London Watford Hotel also offers: free WiFi, a spa.Can we suggest something with a higher guest score? We suggest the 4 Star Laura Ashley The Manor Elstree seems like a possible option, and some 3.5 miles (5.7 km) from this hotel. A highly rated hotel with a guest score of 88%.
Local hotels analysed:The closest fifty hotels around this area (Elton Way, WD25 postcode) that are listed on this website cover a 10.5 miles (17.0 km) radius. The numbers for each star rating are 16 four star hotels (average rating 84%), 31 three star hotels (average rating 79%), 2 two star hotels (average rating 66%) and 1 one star hotel (rated 86%). The highest rating goes to Bay Tree House B&B (4 star) and also The Oaks Guest House (4 star) (both joint top with 98%).
Base Rates: We look at what the average base rates are for the area and by star rating. These rates do not take account of offers and short term deals so are just a guide. If we look at the average for all hotels in the area (nearest 50) we get an average base rate of £59 per night. The lowest rates are at £33 at Travelodge Wembley High Road (3 Star, 84%) and highest base rates of £99 at Bay Tree House B&B (4 Star, 98%). Averages for each sector of star rating: Four Star average: £73, Three Star average: £53, Two Star average: £52 and One Star average: £57.
We rank hotels based on our own proprietary algorithm based mainly on guest ratings but adjusted for influencing factors. We rank Hilton Watford 42nd (joint) of the 50 local hotels and 15th (joint) for the 16 four star hotels in the area. The hotel is 30th of 50 (3rd of 16 four star hotels.) for lowest standard rates locally. Looking at the hotels rates plus its user rating we rank it 45th of 48 for sheer bang for buck (The Oaks Guest House was top).