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Holiday Inn Leiden

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Haagse Schouwweg 10, 2332 KG Leiden, The Netherlands
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The Hague, The Netherlands
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25 reviews 25 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My parents and I stayed here for about ten days between the end of July to the beginning of August. We were pretty impressed by the amount of guests the hotel received and the lovely layout of the hotel. Though the rooms needed a bit of an update, they were perfect for what we needed. The location of the hotel... More

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pedro008, Public Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Leiden, responded to this review

Dear guest, Nice to read: fantastic location and great hotel, thank you! Please accept our apologies concerning your comments about our rooms and dinner buffet, we'll discuss your feed back with the various departments involved. Your positive comments concerning dinner in the Ocean bar-restaurant will be shared with our staff as well. And thank you for the tip for the... More

leusden
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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Unlike a lot of Dutch hotels, this one actually has nice, US-style beds and proper big pillows, choice of hard and soft. Clean rooms located around a central atrium (inside) and the outside of the hotel. Friendly staff. Right off exit 8 on the A44 freeway, free parking for hotel guests. Downside: some noise from breakfast/playground/atrium area (and fountain at... More

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pedro008, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Leiden, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you for your feed back. We're very glad you enjoyed our (recentlly renewed in all rooms) beds and pillow menu. We will discuss your comment with the departments involved concerning the noise, please accept our sincere apologies for any inconvenience you may have experienced. Again, thank you for your positive review and for taking the time to... More

Arnhem, The Netherlands
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66 reviews 66 reviews
47 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here for the weekend to discover beautiful Leiden. Check inn was ok and the room located on the floor level and facing the centre court or dome. So no day light and no fresh air by opening a window or so. A bit claustrophobic just like a cruise ship,s cabin . The room was ok and very small but... More

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pedro008, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Leiden, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you for taking the time to give us your feed back concerning your stay with us. We're very sorry to read you felt a bit claustrophobic. May we advice you -for this reason and also for the noise you experienced with children- when visiting us again to ask for a room on the exterior side of the... More

Tel Aviv, Israel
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed for 9 nights in this hotel. Nice for families. Good facilities: parking, pool, WiFi. Clean rooms. The hotel is far from the city center, you need to have a car, easy access to highway. Rooms with no windows to open (you are forced to sleep with air conditioner) Breakfast with variety of food but same menu every morning. After... More

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pedro008, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Leiden, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you for your feed back and good to hear you enjoyed your stay. Please note the aircirculation in the room is fresh air, straight from outside. You comment concerning the variety of food will be discussed, it has our attention -on our very extensive breakfast buffet we serve over more than 125 items!-. Again, thank you for... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked this as a stopover enroute to Amsterdam. The facilities for children were excellent. The pool was clean and easily accessible from the room. There is a childrens play room in the middle of the complex and my son lived the indoor fish pond with giant fish and turtles. During our stay one of the conference rooms had been... More

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pedro008, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Leiden, responded to this review

Dear guest, WOW, it is really nice to read that you and your family enjoyed your stay with us so much. It is always nice to receive a compliment and I can tell you that all employees -including the bar man!- were informed of your very kind words, THANK YOU. Please come back when visiting Leiden again, we look forward... More

Gloucester, England, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

stayed here for 6 nights, i have to say its the best place to be if you have children, there is a play area and a small indoor pool, The reception staff are first class and very helpful. The rooms were large enough and very clean,we stayed in room 311 and were never short of anything. The food was very... More

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pedro008, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Leiden, responded to this review

Dear guest, This is all we need to hear, such wonderful compliments, you make us very very happy! We're glad you enjoyed our hotel with its facilities and your very kind words about our staff are really appreciated, we'll inform them. Thank you. If you are in The Netherlands, please visit us again, we guarantee a warm welcome for you... More

Liverpool, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed for three nights,wasn't to far from Leiden,as some have mentioned we walked a few times with the kids not a problem,price competitive.also a great base for duinrell bus 43 outside 20mins to wassener,pool was great with a sauna which let's face it most hotels charge for,tried pizza one night kids enjoyed it also got a couple of meals to... More

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pedro008, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Leiden, responded to this review

Dear guest, very very nice review, thank you very much! It's always good to hear that guests enjoyed themselves in our hotel with all its facilities (also Jungle club for our youngest guests, bicycle rent, billards, table tennis, new fitness center, etc.). We're close to the center of Leiden and to various local attrractions, such as Duinrell and the beaches... More

Melbourne, Australia
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19 reviews 19 reviews
13 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The title of this review says it all. Our only regret is that we could only stay here for one night. We absolutely loved the atmosphere and the customer service, we didn't book through booking.com so had no problems. The facilities are immaculate and the rooms are very clean and very comfortable. The dinner at the restaurant was excellent, as... More

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pedro008, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Leiden, responded to this review

Dear guest, What a nice review, THANK YOU! We're glad you and your family enjoyed your stay with us in Leiden en needless to say, please come back soon!!! Kindest regards, The Holiday Inn Leiden Team. More

Waldmohr, Germany
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15 reviews 15 reviews
6 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

After reading all the reviews, I had the unfortunate opportunity of booking at this hotel. Upon arriving late in the evening after a long but joyful day out in Amsterdam we were received by a young lady that was more than disgraceful to say the least. After giving her our confirmation from booking.com, she proceeded to tell us that we... More

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pedro008, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Leiden, responded to this review

Dear guest, thank you for your feed back although we do wonder if you have the correct hotel? There is worldwide an issue at booking.com concerning booking children on their site, but one can see very clearly on their site there are costs involved for children. We advice you to address your comments to booking.com. Two adults and 3 children... More

Brussels, Belgium
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13 reviews 13 reviews
9 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

We always like to go back to this hotel, especially in the winter but not only. Kids can enjoy the swiming pool, tennis, ping pong. breakfast is great and room is wide enough for 2 kids ( no option for 3 kids in 1room). disadvantage : no windows in the rooms pointing to the main room. might be noisy in... More

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pedro008, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Leiden, responded to this review

Thank you! Such nice words from our regular guests is great to hear. We're glad you always enjoy your stay with us. Rooms on the interior side of the hotel may be a bit less quiet than the exterior rooms facing the parking lot. Again, thank you for your feed back and needless to say we very much look forward... More

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Address: Haagse Schouwweg 10, 2332 KG Leiden, The Netherlands
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Location: The Netherlands > South Holland Province > Leiden
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Hotel Class:4 star — Holiday Inn Leiden 4*
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Holiday Inn Leiden is located in Leiden which is best known as Rembrandt's birthplace. Famous for her cobbled streets, beautiful canals, Pilgrim fathers and museums ( Corpus, Naturalis). We are centrally located between Amsterdam and The Hague, near North sea beaches, Leiden University and Bio Science Parc. Holiday Inn Leiden offers 200 comfortable Superior, King- and Executive hotel rooms with air conditioning, a variety of leisure facilities, a stylish Garden restaurant, Ocean bar, gift shop and meeting facilities. Hotel guests have free access to our private parking For the necessary relaxation our mini gym, indoor swimming pool with sauna, kids play area and bike rental are at hand on our own property. Please note all public areas are non smoking. Our comfortable standard rooms are provided with 2 double beds and can accommodate a maximum of 4 guests. King rooms and Executive rooms (max. 2 persons) are also available. We guarantee a successful meeting in one of our 14 meeting rooms. All meeting rooms are provided with air conditioning, wireless high speed internet (at a surcharge) and comfortable seats. All technical equipment upon request. Thanks to the combination of all these ingredients, Holiday Inn Leiden can provide lively and stylish accommodation for you in the heart of the Randstad conurbation. ... more   less 
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