15 October 2021

Heathrow Hotel Reopens as Dual Branded ibis and ibis budget Hotel

Following a comprehensive renovation in 2021, the ibis budget London Heathrow T5 hotel has reopened this week as a dual branded ibis and ibis budget hotel.

The hotel, which originally opened as part of the Accor group in January, has undergone a redesign to bring Accor’s leading economy brand, ibis, to the property.

The hotel reopened this week offering 56 new ibis bedrooms, bringing ibis’ global PLAZA concept to Heathrow T5. The remaining 241 ibis budget rooms have also been renovated. The newly renovated hotel offers outstanding comfort at affordable rates in Heathrow.

ibis London Heathrow T5 is designed for comfort and convenience, with spacious bedrooms available for up to four guests. ibis’ PLAZA design concept offers a new contemporary and urban interior design. Each room at the friendly ibis hotel boast flat screen TVs, free Wi-Fi and contemporary design features. The hotel will feature a Charlie’s Corner bar and restaurant on the ground floor, serving both ibis and ibis budget guests, as well as locals and those transferring from T5. In addition convenient grab and go meals will be offered to guests who need to get to the airport early.

ibis London Heathrow T5 hotel is an ideal choice for leisure or business travellers who want to remain close to the airport or travel to nearby attractions as the hotel is just 15-minutes away from central London on the Heathrow Express from T5, and a short drive away from destinations such as LEGOLAND, Thorpe Park and Windsor.

Philip Lassman, Vice President of Development for Accor Northern Europe said “The renovation and reopening of this property as a dual branded ibis and ibis budget hotel is an exciting chapter in the development of both brands’ portfolio. It is yet another example of seeing these 2 successful brands sit side by side each other, enhances the offering for our guests, adds value for our partners investments and secures our 3rd UK Ibis property to open this year featuring the new Plaza bedroom concept following the opening of Ibis Bridgwater in April and Ibis London Sutton in July.”

ibis budget London Heathrow T5 offers 241 affordable and modern bedrooms. The global success of the ibis budget brand is underpinned by essential comfort at affordable rates. The hotel features free Wi-Fi as standard with attractive prices starting from £39 per room. The hotels operates elevated hygiene and prevention measures to ensure the safety and wellbeing of all guests and staff in line with Accor’s ALLSAFE label certification.