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Premier Inn St. Albans/Bricket Wood Hotel
Ranked #6 of 10 Hotels in St Albans
Reviewed 30 July 2011

The hotel is fine, pergaps just a tad above average for a Premier Inn, but its setting just away from surrounding motorways makes it feel as if yoiu are in the heart of the countryside. The main thing to mention though is the adjacent restaurant, where the food was excellent and the service outstanding. Worth visiting for the meal alone.

  • Stayed: July 2011, travelled with family
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Reviewed 24 July 2011

The setting was very nice. You would not know you were 100 metres from the M25. They don't try to be any more than a basic business travelers hotel, and they succeed. Room was comfortable and fairly basic in appointment - although necessities were available for a charge. Staff were pleasant and helpful. Another chain that does not provide free wifi - seems odd for a business stay hotel. Attached restaurant was fine. Minimal sound proofing between floors meant we heard the upstairs people a few times. Bath/shower was quite narrow.

Room Tip: Upstairs at the back.
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  • Stayed: July 2011, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 19 July 2011

Reasonable location, though not very well signposted en route or as you got closer. Staff were welcoming, rooms were clean and well appointed. Overall cleanliness was very good, the place was bright. Only downside was the adjacent Beefeater where we went for a drink - it was dingy and dowdy, the bar area was tiny.

Room Tip: Room away from the entrance - was very quiet
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  • Stayed: July 2011, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 18 July 2011

Premier Inn st Albans - grand countryside around- within reach of London, but station
parking can be a trial. Welcoming and approachable staff and excellent eating in the Mill
Restaurant.

  • Stayed: July 2011, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 11 July 2011

Although difficult to find with my own sat nav - dont be put off. This is an excellent hotel, great country location yet near M25/M1 - highly professional and friendly staff and one of the quietest hotels I have ever stayed in despite being close to M25. Handly novel pub next door - everything you need, highly recommended.

  • Stayed: July 2011, travelled on business
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Reviewed 8 July 2011

Good clean room - good food - friendly staff. Nice location set by an old working water mill.

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Reviewed 5 July 2011

Despite not being the easiest of Premier Inns to get to, Bricket Wood is well worth the drive. Hotel is very clean and the usual excellent staff with friendly reception staff. The real bonus is the picturesque suuroundings.
The Beefeater is situated in a converted mill, still with working wheel. The low ceilings actually add to the character of the place. While the breakfast and evening meal were excellent value

  • Stayed: April 2011, travelled as a couple
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Additional Information about Premier Inn St. Albans/Bricket Wood Hotel

Address: Smug Oak Lane | Watling Street, Bricket Wood, St Albans AL2 3PN, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Hertfordshire > St Albans
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Free Parking Restaurant Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #6 of 10 Hotels in St Albans
Price Range: £50 - £99 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Premier Inn St. Albans/Bricket Wood Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 56
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
A rural spot just a few miles outside St Albans, handy for The Making of Harry Potter Tour ... more   less 
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