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Holiday Inn Express London- Southwark

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   103-109 Southwark Street, London SE1 OJQ, England (Waterloo / South Bank / Southwark)
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3 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW via mobile

Visited here on a recent theatre trip, the hotel is well located only a short taxi drive from all the major theatres but is significantly less expensive than most. The nearest tube is a 5 minute walk away but if there is more than one of you a taxi is cheaper. Our room was spacious and clean, the pull out... More

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New York City, New York
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This is a good hotel for your Londay stay connecting you to close by tourist attractions by hop on hop off buses. Close to River Thames to take walks in the evenings! Take a cab from here to reach the major shopping area. Decent and clean basic rooms although a small fridge would be good for each room along with... More

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Francesco M, Manager at Holiday Inn Express London- Southwark, responded to this review

Dear Mitras L Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review following your recent stay at the Holiday Inn Express - London Southwark. I am glad to see that our location was suitable to your travel requirements and also I would like to thank you for your positive feedback regarding our breakfast. Please keep recommending us... More

Detroit, Michigan
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Was supposed to check out after 5 nights but even after changing rooms could not find one that did not have the odor of mold. First room given had an overpowering smell of mold and armpit odor. I just hit you in the face when you walked in. When I complained after the first night, they seemed to have tried... More

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Francesco M, Manager at Holiday Inn Express London- Southwark, responded to this review

Dear Davidsem9 Thank you for taking the time to write a review of you stay at the Holiday Inn Express - London Southwark. I would be grateful if you could contact me directly on 02074012525 or by email at deputygm@hiexsouthwark.co.uk.to discuss your feedback more in detail since I am unable to locate your reservation details from Tripadvisor. Kind regards Francesco... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My son and I took a vacation together. Its his first time in the UK. The last time I stayed at a London HIE it was pretty bad, but I had points to pay for this room. Whatba difference. We both really like this place. The room was clean and rather larger for your typical London hotel room. Just down... More

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Francesco M, Manager at Holiday Inn Express London- Southwark, responded to this review

Dear Nwa Travler Thank you so much for your five stars rating following your stay at the hotel. I am delighted to read that you had such a great stay and please rest assured that I will share your comments with the team here who will be amazed to see their hard work being recognised. Many thanks again and I... More

Dursley, United Kingdom
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42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had previously stayed at the Crowne Plaza by Blackfriars Bridge and were well pleased with our stay. Unfortunately, when we booked for a one night stay for August 15/16 they did not have a room we could afford (being OAPs). We had always stayed at hotels to the north of the river but we were able to get a... More

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Francesco M, Manager at Holiday Inn Express London- Southwark, responded to this review

Dear Peter R Thank you so much for taking the time to write a comprehensive review of your stay at the Holiday Inn Express - London Southwark. I am glad to see that you had a pleasant stay that you enjoyed our bedroom product. I will certainly share your comments with the team here and I hope you will choose... More

St. Petersburg, Russia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I was in this hotel for 2 nights for business needs and selected it mostly for great location. During my stay I easily reach by foot London Bridge and Waterloo train stations, BFI Imax and even multiple location on other side of Thames. Room was not too big, but have enough space for two, bathroom amenities was very good quality,... More

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Francesco M, Manager at Holiday Inn Express London- Southwark, responded to this review

Dear Oldayin Thank you so much for rating us five stars following your stay at the hotel. It is great to see that we managed to exceed your expectations and I will certainly share your feedback with the team here. At Holiday Inn Express we strive for delivering a guest experience which is simple, smart, spot on. Many thanks again... More

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8 reviews 8 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We needed a hotel for a few nights in London before moving onto a cruise. Our first choice hotel was full, so we picked Southwark as a second choice. Once we were in London, we felt this location was ideal! Only a few blocks walk from the tube station, and very central to many of the attractions. It is in... More

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Francesco M, Manager at Holiday Inn Express London- Southwark, responded to this review

Dear rkeilly Thank you for taking the time to write a review of your stay at the hotel. it is great to see that our location was suitable to your trip requirements and that you really enjoyed our croissant. I will certainly share your feedback with the team here and I hope you will choose us again next time you... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel was reasonably priced, walking distance to the Burough Market (must see) and Thames river, clean, with a lovely breakfast served every morning in a spacious dinning area. Felt very secure and comfortable walking through the neighborhood in the evening to many dining choices. Close to the historical spots. Great way to experience the London Culture.

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Francesco M, Manager at Holiday Inn Express London- Southwark, responded to this review

Dear Judy W Thank you so much for rating us five stars following your stay at the hotel. I am pleased to see that you enjoyed our central location and free breakfast. Please keep recommending us and I hope you will choose our hotel again next time you visit London. Kind regards Francesco Minafra Deputy General Manager More

Stockholm, Sweden
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7 reviews 7 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed 3 nights in a familyroom at this very nice 3star hotel near Blackfriar Bridge. Plenty of space in the room that was clean and with comfy beds. Cannot think of anything to complain about, staff also very serviceminded and helpful with Paco as our "go-to-guy". If we visit London again, we will definetly look this hotel up again to... More

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Francesco M, Manager at Holiday Inn Express London- Southwark, responded to this review

Dear triptraptrull Thank you so much for taking the time to leave your feedback following your recent stay at our hotel. I am pleased to read your kind words towards the team and Paco, please rest assure that I will share your comments with them. At Holiday Inn Express we strive for delivering a guest experience that is Simple, Smart... More

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32 reviews 32 reviews
18 hotel reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been moving this week from the Crown Plaza Hotel from the other side of teh Thames river into this hotel - as the Crown Plaza was full. Comparing it with other (much mor eexpensive) hotels in the center, it is a notable difference, that a couple of extras are included in the hotel rate - from Internet to... More

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Francesco M, Manager at Holiday Inn Express London- Southwark, responded to this review

Dear Asianexpert Thank you for taking the time to write a review of your stay at the Holiday Inn Express - London Southwark. I am glad to see that you found the reception team friendly and that the hotel location was suitable to your travel needs. I will certainly share your feedback with the staff here and I hope you... More

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Address: 103-109 Southwark Street, London SE1 OJQ, England
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Location: United Kingdom > England > London > Waterloo / South Bank / Southwark
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Hotel Class:3 star — Holiday Inn Express London- Southwark 3*
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Welcome to the Holiday Inn Express-London Southwark, the ideal location for business and leisure travellers visiting London. The hotel is situated on the south-bank of the River Thames and only minutes away from major London tourist attractions, such as the New Tate Modern, Shakespeare s Globe Theatre, St Paul's Cathedral, Royal Festival Hall, The Shard, The London Eye, which offers spectacular views of the London sky-line, and many more.The Holiday Inn Express London Southwark features 136 contemporary style bedrooms, all individually air conditioned offering guests a comfortable, warm and friendly stay. All our rooms have en-suite facilities, power shower, direct dial telephones, modem points at work stations with Free WiFi and Freeview television. In addition, the hotel is in close proximity to both Southwark Tube only a short distance from direct access to Westfield Stratford City, the O2 & Canary Wharf via the Jubilee line and Blackfriars Station Terminal with access to the Circle and District lines, allowing convenient access to attractions in the heart of London such as Leicester Square and London s Theatreland. All bedrooms have recently been and a newly refurbished Lobby, Great Room and Breakfast. Free Breakfast is also offered. ... more   less 
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