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4.5/5 Wonderful

Guests rated this property 4.7/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

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

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • 72-hour vacancy between guest room stays

Explore the area

    Popular LocationWarner Bros. Studio Tour London5 min drive
    Popular LocationCassiobury Park8 min drive
    Popular LocationGadebridge Park12 min drive
    AirportLondon (LHR-Heathrow)29 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)

    4.3/5 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
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  • 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 4
    • 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 4
    • 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.
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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Warner Bros. Studio Tour London - 5 min drive
  • Cassiobury Park - 8 min drive
  • Gadebridge Park - 12 min drive
  • Colne Valley Regional Park - 16 min drive
  • Elstree Film Studios - 16 min drive

Getting around

  • Kings Langley Station - 6 min drive
  • Watford Station - 8 min drive
  • AirportLondon (LHR-Heathrow) - 29 min drive

Restaurants

  • The Stables — 1 min walk
  • The Glasshouse — 1 min walk
  • The Stables - 6 min walk
  • Bean Here - 4 min drive
  • Rhubarb Cafe - 5 min drive

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.

Awards and affiliations

The property is a member of the Leading Hotels of the World.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter
Follows industry sanitisation guidelines of Safe Travels (WTTC - Global)

Social distancing

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

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Hand sanitiser provided
Individually wrapped food options available for breakfast, lunch, dinner and through room service
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/games room
  • Bike rentals
  • 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

The following facilities or services will be unavailable from May 21 2020 to December 31 2020 (dates subject to change):
  • Dining venue(s)

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 50.0 per night.
Free cots (infant beds)

Payment types at the property

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 50.0 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
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 Aparthotel Watford
Grove Watford
Grove Hotel Watford
The Grove Hotel
The Grove Watford
The Grove Hotel Watford

Frequently asked questions

Does The Grove 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 The Grove 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 The Grove?
Check-in is from 3 PM to 2 AM. After-hours check-in is not available.
What time is check-out at The Grove?
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 The Grove 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).
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Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020

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5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
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Staff are impeccable. Food at the newly built Glass House is delicious!
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Travelled with family
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Wonderful break
Classic 5* service, wonderful food and great room
Stayed 1 night in Nov 2019

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