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Holiday Inn Express Leicester City

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Filbert Way | Raw Dykes Road, Leicester LE2 7FL, England
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We stayed again at La Reserve, this time for Easter. This is a unique hotel, it exudes class and charm and delivers both. In the evening Dennis plays the grand piano and Alex and his team are the best bar staff ever! Crystal glasses and morish nibbles. The hotel runs like clockwork, everything you could want is at hand, if... More

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5 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We have stayed here 4 or 5 times now, with no major problems in the past, we stay here to go to The King Power Stadium to watch leicester City play, this time we booked a 2 night stay, we arrived at 14:00 to check in, it was bang on the time you are supposed to. I asked the receptionist... More

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Eugene S, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Leicester City, responded to this review

Dear PaulnKaz I am happy to hear that you are staying with us on a regular basis and that our facilities are being appreciated and enjoyed. Thank you for the feedback on one of our reception team members, this attitude will be rectified rest assured, and I am happy to hear that you did not allow this to negatively impact... More

Cambridge, UK
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75 reviews 75 reviews
45 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I booked into this hotel because it is convenient for my student son's accommodation in Leicester. Unfortunately, I made the mistake of booking in on a night when Leicester City were playing a home game at the stadium nearby. This hotel is a classic example of a site where they know they are guaranteed business by stadium users and consequently,... More

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Eugene S, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Leicester City, responded to this review

Dear JoPilsworth I am really sorry to hear that you did not have a great stay with us on this occasion. I think that your perceptions of the hotel are totally inaccurate and but I can understand that you wouldn't have the insight to the hotel with only stayed here on one occasion. Our policies are to allocate families together... More

Darlington (uk)
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83 reviews 83 reviews
68 hotel reviews
98 helpful votes 98 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This Holiday Inn Express is in a good location not far from the city and if you are going to the football absolutely ideal as it is outside the ground. Like all other Holiday Inn Expresses it is the same factory fitted rooms, leading to a not knowing what town you are feeling when you wake up, but on the... More

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Eugene S, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Leicester City, responded to this review

Dear graemeboro Thank you for support and for taking the time to post a review of your stay. Your feedback regarding the breakfast is well received and rest assured we are always working improvements to enhance our guest experience. I am happy to hear that our clean facilities are well received. I trust that we will be of service in... More

England
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57 reviews 57 reviews
30 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed one night, very friendly and helpful reception staff. Rooms as good as any holiday inn express. Not the easiest hotel to find but free car parking and free wifi in room - but very complicated way to use needing to register and the log in using the longest password I've ever seen with 16 characters! But that's not too... More

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Eugene S, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Leicester City, responded to this review

Dear GordsGuinness I am delighted to have another guest that has been impressed by our friendly and very helpful staff. Our internet service provider is working on a simpler logging in procedure and they will be launching this very soon. Thank you for your support and for your kind review and we look forward to seeing you on your next... More

Street, England, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Staff are happy & polite. A nice, clean & newish hotel, but not a great location. No food in hotel during evening, only option on site is "Spur" restaurant. Which is like a soulless Nandos with average everything. Inside the Leicester City FC compound, but doesn't seem to be a problem. NB been staying in Leicester for about a year... More

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Eugene S, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Leicester City, responded to this review

Dear Matt T Leicester is doing very well for itself as a city and having said that, it still does reflect very good value. I am very happy to hear that our friendly and happy staff made an impression upon you and that our clean hotel was appreciated during your stay. Thank you for your custom and your review on... More

Cardiff, United Kingdom
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31 reviews 31 reviews
31 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2014 via mobile

Reception was very busy on checking in and out with a number of guests waiting I was also concerned being a gold member when I mentioned food I was given a menu and told next door could deliver or I could eat next door, and then a sum of 50 pounds was pre authorised off my card if I needed... More

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Eugene S, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Leicester City, responded to this review

Dear Kevin E Thank you for your review and for your continued support of Holiday Inn Express. IHG, along with most other major hotel companies, utilizes credit and debit card authorizations as a standard practice, as the hotels are individually franchised the terms and conditions as demonstrated in this instance might vary from location to location. I would like to... More

Shropshire
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82 reviews 82 reviews
36 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2014

stopped here for one night using reward points - check in (Hanna I think?) was ok and room ok on 5th floor overlooking the front of the football stadium - easy to find the hotel - parking free - cab into city cost £6 - cinema with free parking very close - room ok, has the blue lights in the... More

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Eugene S, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Leicester City, responded to this review

Dear janeyShropshire Thank you for your custom and for sharing your candid review with us. Your comments are appreciated and noted. These comments allow us to focus on areas where improvement is required and rest assured they will be attended to. I am happy to hear that you had some great interaction with our team but there is clearly an... More

Falmouth, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2014

I stayed here one night in February 2014 and found the hotel and the staff to be very pleasent. Considering it's location, it was very quiet. The room was spacious and clean. Minor irritations: The free wifi was quite slow and tended to drop out quite a bit. The free breakfast was uninspiring. Bland eggs, odd tasting sausages and not... More

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Eugene S, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Leicester City, responded to this review

Dear JamesT99 We are delighted to hear that you had a pleasant stay with us and that our friendly and helpful staff made an impression on you. We had an issue with the line provider that interfered with our Wi-Fi service but this has been resolved and we are back to a fast and stable service now. Thank you for... More

Bristol, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
9 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2014

Stayed twice for 4 nights, rooms were clean but walls thin and could here people next door. Day staff friendly but night staff didn't even look up on most days, had problem with heating which night staff said they would. Got back at night, heating not working and night staff had not reported, manager put electric heater in straight away.... More

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Eugene S, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Leicester City, responded to this review

Dear steveisgplc Thank you for you review and for sharing your comments regarding your stay with us. I would like to aplogise for any inconvenience during your stay and that this might have prevented you from you enjoying your stay with us. We pride ourselves on our friendly and helpful staff and we have clearly let ourselves down on this... More

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Additional Information about Holiday Inn Express Leicester City

Also Known As:
Holiday Inn Express Leicester Walkers Stadium Hotel Leicester
Holiday Inn Express Leicester Walkers Stadium Hotel
Holiday Inn Express Leicester
Holiday Inn Leicester
Leicester Holiday Inn
Address: Filbert Way | Raw Dykes Road, Leicester LE2 7FL, England
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Location: United Kingdom > England > Leicestershire > Leicester
Amenities:
Business Center with Internet Access Free Breakfast Free Parking Restaurant Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #21 of 41 hotels in Leicester
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Holiday Inn Express Leicester City 3*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Express by Holiday Inn Leicester City is ideally located, adjacent to the Leicester City Football Club, Walkers Stadium and Conference Centre. At the hotel, we offer 110 well appointed en-suite rooms with shower, satellite TV, direct dial telephone, hair dryer, in house pay per movie and comfort cooling, the hotel also has a bar area, lounge and dining area.The hotel has easy access to the A5460, M1, M69, and M6 motorways and is within driving distance of East Midlands Airport, Birmingham International Airport, Nottingham, Birmingham , Derby, Silverstone and Northampton, The National Space Centre, Donnington Park Race Way, Malory Race Way, Leicester Cricket Ground and Leicester Horse Racing to name but a few. Within minutes you can be surrounded by the beautiful countryside of Leicestershire and surrounding counties, with places of interest such as, Rockingham Castle, Belvoir Castle, Oakham Castle, Burghley House and Warwick Castle. For the more adventurous there is Rutland Water with it's wildlife, cycling tracks, Water Sports and purpose made paths for walking.The Express by Holiday Inn Leicester Walker Stadium also makes an ideal base if you are visiting the historic city cathedral, with a host of traditional shops to choose from. Also boasting the Shires Shopping Centre and Fosse Retail Park within 3m. The nightlife of Leicester City Centre is within minutes of the hotel. ... more   less 
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