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Review of Premier Inn St. Albans/Bricket Wood Hotel

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Premier Inn St. Albans/Bricket Wood Hotel
Ranked #6 of 9 Hotels in St Albans
Certificate of Excellence
Manchester, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
14 hotel reviews
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“Excellent value for money”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 August 2011

On arrival at reception we were met by a very attentive lady who ensured that we were made aware of all aspects associated with our stay at the hotel. This included arranging breakfast and reserving a table for evening meal. She then went the extra mile in assisting us with our travel arrangements including printing off maps which we found most helpful.
The room was very spacious as was the bathroom and both were spotlessly clean. We have stayed in far more expensive hotels and not had a room of this quality.
There was more than adequate parking and the hotel is ideally placed for onward travel to St Albans and central London. We travelled into London from Radlett station and it was only about 20 minutes. Radlett station is only 5 minutes drive from the hotel and parking for all day at weekends was only £2 !!
The only slight problem we encountered during our stay was not the fault of the hotel but of a drunken returning wedding guest who was a little loud for the early hours !
To sum up, I consider this hotel to be excellent value and all the staff deserve credit for this. I would definitely recommend it and intend to return in the future when visiting the area.

  • Stayed July 2011, travelled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Sleep Quality
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  • Rooms
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Service
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    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Cleanliness
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Essex
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles 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
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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Ballarat, Australia
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105 reviews
59 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles 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
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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Thank HolidayMice
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London, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles 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
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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Thank WLT83
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Bedale
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5 of 5 bubbles 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
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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Thank rands55
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Hartlepool, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles 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
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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Thank robin_perkins
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West Sussex
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 July 2011

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

  • Stayed July 2011, travelled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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Thank Poddsey
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Additional Information about Premier Inn St. Albans/Bricket Wood Hotel

Property: 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 9 Hotels in St Albans
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): £
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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