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4.5/5 Wonderful
82 reviews
Guests rated this property 4.7/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Pet Friendly
  • Air conditioning
  • Spa

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Explore the area

Popular LocationWarner Bros. Studio Tour London5 min drive
Popular LocationWatford Palace Theatre7 min drive
Popular LocationCassiobury Park8 min drive
AirportLondon (LHR-Heathrow)28 min drive

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  • Deluxe Room, 1 King Bed (Mansion)

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 366 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsDeluxe Room, 1 King Bed (Mansion)
  • Deluxe Room, 1 King Bed (West Wing)

    4.2/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 366 sq ft
    • Sleeps 4
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsDeluxe Room, 1 King Bed (West Wing)
  • Executive Suite

    Room amenities

    • 549 sq ft
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsExecutive Suite
  • Superior Room, 1 King Bed (Mansion)

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 312 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsSuperior Room, 1 King Bed (Mansion)
  • Superior Room, 1 King Bed (West Wing)

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 312 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsSuperior Room, 1 King Bed (West Wing)
  • Presidential Suite (Vice)

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsPresidential Suite (Vice)
  • Presidential Suite

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsPresidential Suite
  • Family Room

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 4
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsFamily Room
  • Superior Room, 2 Single Beds

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    • 2 Single Beds
    More detailsSuperior Room, 2 Single Beds
  • Deluxe Room, 2 Single Beds

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    • 2 Single Beds
    More detailsDeluxe Room, 2 Single Beds

About this area

Watford

Located in Watford, The Grove is in a rural location and near a train station. Rex Cinema and Natural History Museum at Tring are cultural highlights, or if an activity is on the agenda, visit The Snow Centre. Travelling with kids? Consider Warner Bros. Studio Tour London, or check out an event or a game at Wembley Stadium.

Visit our Watford travel guide
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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Warner Bros. Studio Tour London - 5 min drive
  • Watford Palace Theatre - 7 min drive
  • Cassiobury Park - 8 min drive
  • The Snow Centre - 11 min drive
  • Topgolf Watford - 14 min drive

Getting around

  • Kings Langley Station - 6 min drive
  • Watford Station - 8 min drive
  • London (LHR-Heathrow) - 28 min drive

Restaurants

  • The Stables — 1 min walk
  • The Glasshouse — 1 min walk
  • The Glasshouse - 2 min walk
  • The Stables - 6 min walk
  • Collette's - 7 min walk

About this property

The Grove

5-star, family-friendly hotel near Warner Bros. Studio Tour London
2 restaurants, a full-service spa and a golf course are available at this smoke-free hotel. Free WiFi in public areas and free valet parking are also provided. Additionally, an indoor pool, 3 bars/lounges and a fitness centre are on-site. All 215 rooms feature thoughtful touches such as bathrobes and slippers, plus complimentary wireless Internet access and flat-screen TVs with satellite channels. Other amenities available to guests include iPod docking stations, 24-hour room service and minibars.
The Grove offers 215 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with iPod docking stations and minibars. Beds feature premium bedding. 42-inch Flat-screen televisions come with premium satellite channels and pay-per-view films. Bathrooms include bathrobes, slippers, designer toiletries and complimentary toiletries.

Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks, complimentary newspapers and telephones. Additionally, rooms include laptop-compatible safes and complimentary bottles of water. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered on a daily basis. Amenities available on request include fridges.

An indoor pool and a seasonal outdoor pool are on site. Other recreational amenities include Golf course, outdoor tennis courts and a fitness centre.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

The on-site spa has massage/treatment rooms and couples treatment room(s). Services include deep-tissue massages, hot stone massages, sports massages and facials. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy and Ayurvedic.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Follows industry sanitisation guidelines of enhanced cleanliness
Enhanced cleanliness are washed at 60°C or hotter
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and enhanced cleanliness
Disinfectant is used to clean the property

Social distancing

Social distancing measures in place
Guest rooms kept vacant for 72 hours between stays
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Contactless check-in and check-out

Safety measures

Individually wrapped food options available for breakfast, lunch, dinner and through room service
Hand sanitiser provided
Temperature checks available for guests
Temperature checks given to staff
Personal protective equipment worn by staff
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Free self parking
  • Free valet parking
  • Electric car charging station
  • 24-hour return airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Airport shuttle on request
  • Limo/town car service

Food and drink

  • English breakfast available for a fee 7:00 AM–10:00 AM on weekdays and 7:30 AM–10:00 AM on weekends: GBP 28 for adults and GBP 14.00 for children
  • 2 restaurants
  • 3 bars/lounges
  • 24-hour room service

Things to do

  • 2 outdoor tennis courts
  • Aerobics classes
  • Arcade/game room
  • Bike hire
  • Fitness centre
  • Full-service spa
  • Golf course
  • Golf driving range
  • Hiking/biking trails
  • Indoor pool
  • Pilates classes
  • Playground
  • Seasonal outdoor pool
  • Segway hire/tours
  • Tennis
  • Volleyball
  • Yoga classes

Family friendly

  • Arcade/game room
  • Babysitting/childcare (surcharge)
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Free cots/infant beds
  • Free supervised childcare/activities
  • Indoor pool
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Playground
  • Fridge (on request)
  • Seasonal outdoor pool

Conveniences

  • Ballroom
  • Banquet hall
  • Lift
  • Free newspapers in reception
  • Library

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Turndown service
  • Wedding services

Languages spoken

  • Afrikaans
  • Bulgarian
  • Danish
  • Dutch
  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Hindi
  • Italian
  • Polish
  • Spanish
  • Swahili
  • Turkish

Business services

  • Business centre
  • Meeting rooms
  • Conference space

Outdoors

  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Terrace

Spa

  • Aromatherapy
  • Ayurvedic treatments
  • Body scrubs
  • Body treatments
  • Body wraps
  • Couples treatment room(s)
  • Facials
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Massage - deep-tissue
  • Massage - hot stone
  • Massage - prenatal
  • Massage - sports
  • Massage/treatment rooms

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Handrails in stairwells
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair-accessible business centre
  • Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible fitness centre
  • Wheelchair-accessible lounge
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to lift
  • Wheelchair-accessible pool
  • Wheelchair-accessible public bathroom
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible restaurant
  • Wheelchair-accessible spa

More

  • Fireplace in reception
  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Free cots/infant beds
  • Linens
  • Premium bedding

Bathroom

  • Bathrobes
  • Designer toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shampoo
  • Soap
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Toothbrush and toothpaste (on request)

Entertainment

  • 42-inch flat-screen TV
  • iPod dock
  • Films for purchase
  • Premium channels
  • Satellite channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Free bottled water
  • Minibar
  • Fridge (on request)

More

  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk
  • Free newspapers
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Laptop-compatible safe
  • Phone
  • Slippers
  • Turndown service

Policies

Check-in

Check-in between 3 PM and 2 AM
Express check-in
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 11:00 AM
Express check-out

Special check-in instructions

This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation
24-hour airport shuttle service is available on request
Fees may apply; contact the property in advance to make arrangements
Deposit is payable by credit card or debit card and is due at the time of check-in.

Renovations and closures

This property is closed from 15 March 2020 to 20 July 2020 (dates subject to change).
During renovations, the hotel will make every effort to minimise noise and disturbance.

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets are allowed for an extra charge of GBP 50 per pet, per stay
Dogs only
1 per room (up to 66 lb/30 kg)
Specific rooms only; pet-friendly rooms can be requested by contacting the property on the number on the booking confirmation

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! Up to 2 children 3 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding
Rollaway/extra beds are available for GBP 50 per night.
Free cots (infant beds)

Payment types at the property

American ExpressDiners ClubMastercardVisa

Important information

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Deposit: GBP 200.00 per night

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Fee for English breakfast: GBP 28 for adults and GBP 14.00 for children (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: GBP 80.00 per vehicle (one way)
  • Pet fee: GBP 50 per pet, per stay
  • Service animals are exempt from fees
  • Rollaway bed fee: GBP 50 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
    Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system and a first aid kit.
  • This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.
  • Disinfectant is used to clean the property; enhanced cleanliness; enhanced cleanliness.
  • Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.
  • Individually wrapped food options are available for breakfast, lunch and dinner, and also through room service.
  • Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 72 hours between bookings.
  • The property affirms that it adheres to the enhanced cleanliness sanitisation guidelines.
  • Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.
Use of the spa and walled garden facilities is permitted after 1 PM on day of arrival. Use of the facilities before 1 PM incurs a resort fee of GBP 30 per person.

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply); guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
The seasonal pool will be open from May to August
Pool access available from 6:30 AM to 8:00 PM
Reservations are required for golf tee times, massage services and spa treatments; reservations can be made by contacting the property prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
Up to 2 children 3 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding
The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation
This property allows pets in specific rooms only (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section); guests can request one of these rooms by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation

Property is also known as

Grove Hotel Watford
Grove Watford
The Grove Hotel
The Grove Watford
The Grove Hotel Watford

Frequently asked questions

Does this hotel have a pool?
Yes, this property has an indoor pool and a seasonal outdoor pool. Pool access is from 6:30 AM to 8:00 PM.
Is this hotel pet-friendly?
Yes, this hotel allows dogs (limit 1 per room) with a maximum weight of up to 30 kg per pet. There's a fee of GBP 50 per pet, per stay. Service animals are exempt from fees.
How much is parking at The Grove?
Self-parking and valet parking are free at this property.
What time is check-in at this property?
Check-in is from 3 PM to 2 AM. After-hours check-in is not available.
What time is check-out at this hotel?
Checkout is at 11:00 AM.
Does The Grove provide a shuttle to the airport?
Yes, there's an airport shuttle. A fee of GBP 80.00 per vehicle, one way, applies.
Where is this hotel located?
This family-friendly Watford hotel is located in a rural location, 1.8 mi (2.8 km) from Warner Bros. Studio Tour London, and within 12 mi (20 km) of The Snow Centre and Rex Cinema. Natural History Museum at Tring and ZSL Whipsnade Zoo are also within 25 mi (40 km).

Guest reviews

Overall score and ratings for The Grove

4.5
Wonderful
5 - Excellent
56
4 - Good
16
3 - Okay
4
2 - Mediocre
4
1 - Poor
2
4.7
Cleanliness
4.6
Service and Staff
5.0
Amenities
4.6
Property condition

5/5 Excellent

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    Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020

    5/5 Excellent

    • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort

    Stayed 1 night in Feb 2020

    5/5 Excellent

    • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

    Staff are impeccable. Food at the newly built Glass House is delicious!

    Stayed 1 night in Jan 2020

    5/5 Excellent

    • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

    Stayed 2 nights in Dec 2019

    5/5 Excellent

    • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
    Wonderful break

    Classic 5* service, wonderful food and great room

    Stayed 1 night in Nov 2019