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Premier Inn Watford (Croxley Green) Hotel
Ranked #6 of 13 Hotels in Watford
Reviewed June 9, 2013

This hotel provided us with all that we asked for. The service was good, particularly for breakfast in the morning. Exceptional value, as is the norm for Premier Inns, as is the comfy bed and clean, modern room. Nothing to write home about, but did the job, couldn't ask for more at the price we paid.

As with other reviews, I agree that this is well located for Harry Potter Studios, though it is a fair walk from Watford Junction station, which is where the bus to the studio departs from.

  • Stayed: May 2013, traveled as a couple
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Mehul T, Manager at Premier Inn Watford (Croxley Green) Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded June 13, 2013

Dear jamesandjordan,

Thank you for your time to review your stay at Premier Inn Croxley Green!

As you mentioned, at Premier Inn we pride in the service that we offer to our guests and we are happy to hear that we kept up to your expectations. To get to Watford Junction we recommend our guests to either take a cab ride or hop on to local buses that run frequently to the station. The hotel is also near to Croxley tube station or alternatively you can get a quick train from Watford Junction station into Central London

We look forward for your next visit in the area.

Kind Regards,
Management Team

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Reviewed June 2, 2013

Very good for the money paid £60 for family of 4. Room was ready set up with extra bed and cot. Didn't arrive until late so didn't eat in the brewers fair pub. There is a Budgens store next door for any bits needed. Breakfast was good with very pleasant staff, hotel is only 4 or 5 miles away from Harry Potter studio, so well situated for this attraction.

Stayed: May 2013
1  Thank Rob S
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Mehul T, Manager at Premier Inn Watford (Croxley Green) Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded June 4, 2013

Dear Rob S,

Thank you for your time to review your and your family's stay!

With Premier Inns, Everything is Premier, But the Price!

We take pride in the standard of our rooms and they are great value for money, especially if you have booked in advance through our www.premierinn.com website.

And yes, you have rightly mentioned that Budgens is only a stone throw away distance from the hotel, should you need to purchase any last minute requirements.

We trust that you had a great time at Harry Potter studio too, making your experience an unforgettable one!.

We now look forward to your next visit at the Premier Inn, Watford Croxley Green.


Kind Regards,

Management Team

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Reviewed May 31, 2013

Fantastic Service, Great Food, a Good Nights Sleep..... Excellent location to travel & stay for a sporting event @ Wembley & also to travel via the London Underground with a local station car park... another Great Premier Inn, we will be visiting again....



  • Stayed: May 2013, traveled with family
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Thank Darren L
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Mehul T, Manager at Premier Inn Watford (Croxley Green) Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded June 4, 2013

Dear Darren L,

Thank you for another great review!.

Your review is actually our promise to our guests: " Great food and drink and a good night's sleep provided in a clean, comfortable and well looked after environment by people who really care".

We take pride in keeping our promise to our guests and we are happy to know that we have exceeded your expectations.

We hope to see you again soon in near future.


Kind Regards,

Management Team

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Reviewed May 31, 2013

We stopped at the hotel for three nights recently and found it to be everything we've come to expect of the Premier Inn brand - good quality, good service and a warm welcome.

Rooms were decent size, comfortable and clean, there's free parking on site and a Brewer Fayre pub/restaurant attached where the food is good, wholesome, pub grub.

The hotel is well located being 10 minutes walk from Watford Tube Station which in turn is 35 minutes out of central London.

Definitely worth considering if heading to London for a short break but want to avoid the central London prices.

  • Stayed: May 2013, traveled as a couple
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Thank philr1911
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Mehul T, Manager at Premier Inn Watford (Croxley Green) Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded June 4, 2013

Dear philr1911,

We are happy to know that you are impressed with the location of our hotel, the service and the food. You are absolutely right. Our prices are very reasonable: As Lenny Henry says "Everything is Premier But the Price".

All the teams will be happy to hear your pleasant review about the welcome, service, quality and cleanliness at Premier Inn Croxley Green.

We look forward to your next visit at Watford Croxley Green Premier Inn.


Kind Regards,
Reception Management

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Reviewed May 29, 2013

Chose this Premier Inn for an overnight stay where we just needed somewhere to lay our heads while visiting family in various locations nearby. We used to live in this area so we knew the location well but this was our first stay in this particular Premier Inn. Arrival was easy, the location is good and the car parking right outside the door was great. Although be warned it is pay and display - being late at night and after a long day we missed all the signs (our own fault really) and didn't realise we needed to get a pass from reception. We only noticed them when we were leaving the next morning. It maybe would have been a good idea for the receptionist to mention that we needed one when we wrote our number plate number down on the checking in form. But that is a minor thing and (fingers crossed) we didn't get a ticket, but then it was a Sunday and Bank Holiday Monday so it may be that the parking charges didn't count then.
Anyway, the receptionist was extremely busy dealing with various things when we arrived but we still got a lovely smiling welcome, acknowledging we were there even though she couldn't deal with us straight away. Check in was quick and efficient and they had noted our telephone request to put the 2 rooms we had booked fairly close to each other and this was also mentioned by the receptionist at check in so it was good to know it had been dealt with as best they could. The room was fine. We had a problem with a dodgy lightbulb which meant we had to keep the main light switched off but it was our choice not to mention it until the morning and we managed just fine using the bedside lamps. Reception next morning was quick to make a note of the light and promised it would be dealt with before the room was re-let. Furnishings was good and it was nice and clean. Pillows could do with being replaced as they were a little tired (both options available were like this) and the mattress was good and firm but a bit lumpy in places which was a bit odd but we still had a very nice night's sleep and the second room booked for our family reported no problems at all. The only real fault we found was something quite bizarre but unfortunately not the only time this has happened to us in a Premier Inn.
As we had been travelling and out and about since very early the previous morning, and we had no time pressures to have an early start the next day, we decided to give ourselves the treat of a small lie in. As we had the room booked until midday we saw no problem with getting up a bit later than we would usually. However, at 9am we were woken by someone knocking on the door and before we could get to it or react it was opened by housekeeping who walked in ready to clean the room! Quite why they would want to clean the room before the person using it had checked out and 3 hours before the final time to vacate it we don't know. But this also happened before 9am to our children who were in the second room booked further up the corridor. We hadn't put a do not disturb sign on the door because it didn't occur to us that we would need to as we had only booked for the one night. Surely Premier Inn must have a system where they can check who has vacated their room and left their room key? What would they have done if we had been in the bathroom - just come in and started cleaning around our stuff perhaps? It was quite off-putting and as I say, not the first time this has happened to us in a Premier Inn. I have contacted Premier Inn head office about it, but they have not bothered to get back to me, which I find even more off-putting. It is a shame, because the reception staff were superb, but this really lets them down. So overall I would say use this Premier Inn for an overnight stay, but make sure you put signs up if you don't want to be disturbed by housekeeping barging in to your room uninvited.

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  • Stayed: May 2013, traveled with family
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Thank JCP1970
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Mehul T, Manager at Premier Inn Watford (Croxley Green) Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded June 4, 2013

Dear JCP1970,

We would like to thank you for your time to write a review about your recent stay in Premier Inn Croxley Green!

Firstly, please accept our apologies for the confusion with car parking tickets. All our guests must be given a car parking pass from reception when they check-inn, and I am not happy that you did not get one on this occassion. I have spoken with the team to ensure that we give all our guests a parking pass during their check-nn.

More importantly, I am disappointed that housekeeping knocked and entered your room whilst you were in the room. Please note that we have a do not disturb sign in our rooms, so even if the guests are staying for one night, they can put the DND signs outside their room, in which case, Housekeeping will wait untill it is departure time at 12pm. Neverthless, I am sorry that you were inconvenienced and please note that I have now spoken with Head Housekeeper to carry out re-training about knocking on the room door 3 times before we enter the rooms.

I am also happy that you fed us back about a minor maintenance issue.Please note that the issue was resolved on the day and the room was ready for next guests.

Finally, we really would like to thank you for your time to review our hotel and also for all the relevant feedback you have for us. I have passed on your comments to all involved departments.

Looking forward to your next family visit!


Best Wishes,
Management Team

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Reviewed May 29, 2013

As always with Premier Inn hotels a clean and decent sized bedroom and bathroom with a very comfortable bed. And as always seems to be the case with all Premier Inn hotels, extremely friendly and helpful staff in reception. Attached restaurant with pub-style food is open all day, which was very convenient.

If one needs a comfortable and clean hotel in the Watford area for a night or two, with sensibly priced meals and easy parking, this is an excellent choice.

  • Stayed: May 2013, traveled as a couple
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Thank Patrick B
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Mehul T, Manager at Premier Inn Watford (Croxley Green) Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded June 4, 2013

Dear PatrickABrock ,

We would like to thank you for your amazing review. All the involved teams were so proud to hear your comments and this is what keeps all of us motivated.

Thank you once again for your wonderful comments and we are looking forward to welcome you again at Premier Inn Croxley Green!

Best Wishes,
Management Team

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Reviewed May 28, 2013

This is an excellent hotel for the money. Rooms are clean and spacious.
Staff were friendly and helpful
Breakfast was above average for the UK.
Location was good for business and mid journey overnight stops. Not sure for tourists.
A fine hotel that I would stay in again.

Well done Premier Inn!

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Thank ReverendRonnie
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Mehul T, Manager at Premier Inn Watford (Croxley Green) Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded June 4, 2013

Dear ReverendRonnie,

I like your statement: "WELL DONE PREMIER INN!"

Firstly, a Big Thank You for a positive review.

In your review you have mentioned that the hotel may not be suitable for the toursits. I appreciate your view, however, we are located near the Croxley Green Tube station and Watford Junction train station making it convenient for overnight stops, for families to go into London, and also for football fans to go into Wembley.

Most important of all, we are just happy that you had an overall great experience at our hotel.

All the departments will be happy to hear your pleasant comments about the helpfulness and friendliness of the staff.

We look forward for your next stay!


Best Wishes,
Reception Management

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Additional Information about Premier Inn Watford (Croxley Green) Hotel

Address: 2 Ascot Road, Watford WD18 8AP, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Hertfordshire > Watford
Amenities:
Free Parking Restaurant Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#5 Family Hotel in Watford
#5 Romantic Hotel in Watford
Price Range: $72 - $141 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Premier Inn Watford (Croxley Green) Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 126
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