Bobsleigh Inn - Hemel Hempstead

Hempstead Road, Bovingdon, Hemel Hempstead, United Kingdom, HP3 0DS  show map
 3 stars
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Bobsleigh Inn - Hemel Hempstead

 Internet

Wi-Fi in rooms

Wi-Fi Internet

 Parking

Paid parking

 No Smoking

Non-smoking rooms

 Air conditioning

Overview

The contemporary 3-star Bobsleigh Inn offers cozy guestrooms. Remodeled in 1998, the property features traditional architecture.

Guests will appreciate Bobsleigh Inn close proximity to The Drawingroom, Absolutely Combat and Amersham Museum. The venue is 8.4 km away from Harry Potter Studio Tour, Watford Town Hall and Watford Magistrates' Court.

The property lies within 5 km from the city center. Bobsleigh Inn is about 20 minutes’ drive towards London Luton airport.

Rooms

Bobsleigh Inn provides guestrooms appointed with satellite TV, a minibar, an iron with ironing board, Wi-Fi and climate control. They also have en suite bathrooms with a hairdryer and free toiletries.

Eat & Drink

Dining options include a delicious continental breakfast served every morning. The hotel features an award-winning restaurant serving international cuisine.

A full english breakfast is served at the price of GBP 10 per person per night. 

Services

Friendly staff provides guests with laundry, housekeeping and room service.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Free private parking is possible on site.

Number of rooms:   47.

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Facilities

General

  • Wi-Fi Internet
  • Paid parking
  • Late check-in/-out
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Lobby
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled

Services

  • Room service

Dining facilities

  • Lobby bar

Children's facilities

  • Babysitting/Child services

Room facilities

  • Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • Mini-Bar
  • Tea and coffee facilities

Bathroom

  • Hair dryer

Policies

Check-In

  • from  3 pm

Check-Out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 5 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • All children under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • Older children/adults may stay at the price of GBP 15 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 2. 

Pets

  • Pets are allowed on request.

How to reach hotel

hotel Bobsleigh Inn - Hemel Hempstead Hemel Hempstead location
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Hotel Address:

Hempstead Road, Bovingdon, Hemel Hempstead, United Kingdom, HP3 0DS

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City Center
  • Hemel Hempstead
    4.6km
Airports
Train Stations
  • Amersham
    8.3km
Underground stations
  • Amersham
    8.3km
  • Croxley
    10.9km
  • Bus stop
    100 m
Restaurants
  • Chiangmai Cottage (cuisine: Thai)
    760 m
  • Olde Kings Arms
    720 m
Hotel information
  • Check-In:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-Out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of rooms:
    47

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          How to reach hotel

          hotel Bobsleigh Inn - Hemel Hempstead Hemel Hempstead location
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          Hotel Address:

          Hempstead Road, Bovingdon, Hemel Hempstead, United Kingdom, HP3 0DS

          Get directions
          City Center
          • Hemel Hempstead
            4.6km
          Airports
          Train Stations
          • Amersham
            8.3km
          Underground stations
          • Amersham
            8.3km
          • Croxley
            10.9km
          • Bus stop
            100 m
          Restaurants
          • Chiangmai Cottage (cuisine: Thai)
            760 m
          • Olde Kings Arms
            720 m
          Hotel information
          • Check-In:
            from  3 pm
          • Check-Out:
            until  11 am
          • Number of rooms:
            47

          Hotel Awards

          UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedHemel HempsteadBobsleigh Inn

          According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
          Best 3 Star Hotels in United Kingdom

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          What's nearby

          Tourist attractions

          • Simpson Fine Art - 4.9km

          Popular areas

          • City Center - 4.5km

          Places of interest

          • Boxmoor Social Club - 3.3km
          • Cotterells Club - 4.0km

          Amusement

          • Laserquest - 4.5km

          Theaters

          • Boxmoor Playhouse - 3.6km

          Local Attractions

          • Aqua Splash - 5.4km
            Leisure Park/Jarman Park, Hemel Hempstead
          • Harry Potter World Watford - 8.6km
            WD25 7LS, Watford
          • Cheslyn House and Gardens - 10.4km
            Nascot Wood Road, Watford
          • The Pottery Project - 5.7km
            6B North Bridge Road, Berkhamsted
          • Amersham Museum - 9.3km
            49 High Street, Amersham

          Restaurants Nearby

          • Chiangmai Cottage - 760 m

            Address: 80 Old High St
            Phone: 01442 263426

            82% likes this, based on 116 reviews
            Cuisine: Thai

          • Saffron Restaurant - 800 m

            Address: 69-71 High Street, Old Town

            60% likes this, based on 51 reviews
            Cuisine: Indian

          • Olde Kings Arms - 720 m

            Address: 41 High Street
            Phone: 01442 255348

          • Cochin - 790 m

            Address: 61 High Street, Old Town
            Phone: 01442233777

            87% likes this, based on 68 reviews
            Cuisine: Indian
            Price Range: GBP 14 - GBP 30

          Hotel information
          • Check-In:
            from  3 pm
          • Check-Out:
            until  11 am
          • Number of rooms:
            47

          Hotel Awards

          UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedHemel HempsteadBobsleigh Inn

          According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
          Best 3 Star Hotels in United Kingdom

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          Bobsleigh Inn Reviews

          Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Bobsleigh Inn

          Individual guest reviews

          • Single
            10.0

            A quiet hotel with friendly staff excellent service and excellent restaurant

          • Older travelers
            7.4

            Pleasant room and value for money. Allowed us to check in early.

            Submitted form on departure listing concerns re bathroom. Bath plug wrong size so water continually drained. Shower head fitting loose so could only have shower whilst holding shower head in one hand. Only sufficient towels for one person. Also, morning newspaper did not arrive and had to ask for 'ordinary' tea bags because only perfumed and fruit tea bags provided.

          • Older travelers
            9.2

            We enjoyed the atmosphere, the outside space and the breakfast.

            Small bathroom and smallish bedroom.

          • Family with children
            6.2

            Quiet and peacfull location

            Decors in the room left a lot to be desired, wallpaper peeling off, cracked shower tray, broken windows etc, was not very impressed :-(

          • Older travelers
            5.0

            It was reasonably priced and the location was where I wanted

            The fixings i.e. taps, shower looked dirty but actually were old and worn and in need of replacement. The bath had hair in the plug hole and clearly had not been cleaned very well. I arrived late and left early so it was just a stop to sleep otherwise I would have complained at the time.

          • Single
            8.8

            Quiet and able to relax after busy days on a course held nearby. Staff extremely helpful and friendly

          • Group of friends
            5.4

            Shower rail held up by cotton thread. Shower took an age to warm up. Cable trunkng under t'he exterior barge boards is hanging off all along t'he one side of our accomodation block. Which is t'he main view from both room 27 and 28. The website and hotel refused to cancel one room, even when given 3 days notice and informed that one of the intended guests had been hospitalised.Sayiing that they had already taken t'he money. Infact there reaction was to take payment, as the transaction went through t'he following day. A shame. My business will need accomodation in that area for approx 3 weeks over the coming 2 months, unfortunatly we will not be using this hotel.

          • Older travelers
            6.6

            1) The situation of the room. Had to go outside of the hotel and up a metal staircase outside which was somewhat dilapidated. Not good if the weather was bad as this was the only way to access the hotel main building 2) Lack of service in the bar when we arrived. Had to go to reception to get someone to serve us and then had to wait a long time Also told at 1.30 that the chef was going home so if we wanted lunch had to order then. We werent ready to eat then but were later on. 3) We ate from the Lounge Menu in the evening. This was rather expensive and for me a Pumpkin Ravioli at over £11 looked like a starter and was extremely over priced as was I thought most of the food.

          • Family with children
            7.8

            Rooms very comfortable and parking available. Staff were pleasant & helpful.

          • Older travelers
            7.8

            Nice room...FANTASTIC Cooked breakfast

            Beer prices were ok(same as other places)..Wine was far too expensive

          • Single
            6.6

            breakfast was ok. the room was massive.

            my friends' room was tiny for the same price. i only chose the hotel for a nearby wedding and they would only let me book two nights - making it twice as expensive as it needed to be. i did call to check if i could book one night and they said no. they also lost some items a friend left at reception for me.

          • Single
            8.8

            helpfull polite staff

            better tv stations i had only 5 you could put even free view

          • Older travelers
            5.4

            It is clear that the hotel is in dire need of a complete refurbishment. We came for a Golden Wedding reception plus weekend break. In respect of the latter we were not impressed.

          • Older travelers
            7.8

            Helpful staff; nice gardens, good food.

            Bathroom ready for update; musty smell in corridor

          • Older travelers
            7.4

            My girlfriend is a foodie from Glasgow who rarely eats out.We were sceptical of the deliciously verbose menu.Gobsmackingly surprised.Free range corn fed chicken in sage and onion gravy on a bed of bubble and squeak.Black pudding,bacon and free range egg salad.'The best food shed ever eaten out'.Trust me shes not daft!

            Rooms seem to be a converted stable.They are tiny and you are greeted by a musty smell.Sound proofing to adjacent rooms is negligible.They are very cheap for a convenient location however and the bed was clean and reasonably comfortable.The communal 'green area' was delightful and a god send for those taking advantage of the 'dogs welcome' concession.We drank out on the patio whilst the guests entertained the dog.Overall would go again and again.They have a lot of land out back.Would be nice to see them upgrade the accomodation to match the cuisine.

          How to reach hotel

          hotel Bobsleigh Inn - Hemel Hempstead Hemel Hempstead location
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          Hotel Address:

          Hempstead Road, Bovingdon, Hemel Hempstead, United Kingdom, HP3 0DS

          Get directions
          City Center
          • Hemel Hempstead
            4.6km
          Airports
          Train Stations
          • Amersham
            8.3km
          Underground stations
          • Amersham
            8.3km
          • Croxley
            10.9km
          • Bus stop
            100 m
          Restaurants
          • Chiangmai Cottage (cuisine: Thai)
            760 m
          • Olde Kings Arms
            720 m
          Hotel information
          • Check-In:
            from  3 pm
          • Check-Out:
            until  11 am
          • Number of rooms:
            47

          Hotel Awards

          UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedHemel HempsteadBobsleigh Inn

          According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
          Best 3 Star Hotels in United Kingdom

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