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The Link Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   New Ashby Road | Jct 23/M1, Loughborough LE11 4EX, England
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Ranked #2 of 14 hotels in Loughborough
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 4 days ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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15 reviews 15 reviews
10 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The best thing about this place is the wifi, free and fast. The mattresses are either worn out or just not up to the job. The prime function of a hotel is somewhere for travellers to sleep so you would expect to get a decent bed. This place has mattresses so bad you have to get out of bed to... More

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Liverpool
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We stayed at The Link Hotel the last weekend in June 2014 as we were going to a Driving Experience which was less than 15 minutes away. Friendly staff. The rooms were excellent, huge comfy bed, tea and coffee making facilities and flat screen tele on the wall. Would definately recommend this hotel and would come back again.

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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed with about 40 colleagues on business. Rooms were spacious & very clean althoughcould if done with a plug next to the bed. Above all the staff were brilliant from the smooth hassle free check in. The bbq our party had for dinner was lovely. The bar staff were incredibly patient with our noisy lot gave us plenty of notice... More

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Link H, Front Office Manager at The Link Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write your review. I was very pleased to read that you had an enjoyable expirence with us. It was nice to read that the food for your BBQ was nice, I must admit it look delicous and I was glad to see that the rain held of for the event. It was just... More

Melbourne, Australia
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18 reviews 18 reviews
9 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Australian Universities team, which is endorsed by Cricket Australia and has Prime Minister Tony Abbott as its Patron, stayed at the Link for its two-day cricket match against Loughborough University. The players had an excellent meal at the hotel the night before the match and the hotel set up some table tennis for us to play in the foyer.... More

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Link H, Front Office Manager at The Link Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write your review. I was very pleased to see that you, and your team had an enjoyable stay with us. Congratulations on the win, we are always really interested to find out how well the different teams do that stay with us. Once again thank you for your review, and hopefully you will... More

County Durham
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29 reviews 29 reviews
5 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My partner & I stayed here for 4 nights last weekend while we were at Download Festival. The hotel is lovely, though from the outside it looks like it should me a Morrisons supermarket. It was exceptionally clean & all the staff we came into contact with were very friendly & helpful. We didn't sample any of the food so... More

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Link H, Front Office Manager at The Link Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for writing your review, of your stay with us at The Link Hotel. I was very pleased to see that you had an enjoyable stay with us during the download festival - luckily the whether was nice this year! If you wanted to book again for next year or any future occassions you might have do not hesitate... More

Manchester, United Kingdom
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48 reviews 48 reviews
19 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just had 2nd business trip with a colleague at this hotel in the last few weeks.. Both stays were excellent. I was looking forward to staying here due to a great visit on the first occasion.For a budget hotel I was really impressed. It is a modern and clean place.The staff are an absolute credit across the board and nothing... More

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Link H, Front Office Manager at The Link Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to write your review. I was extremely pleased to read you had two great expirences with us, and that the team exceeded your expectations. All comments get shared with the team, and I can assure you the Duty Manager on shift on your second shift, was extremely pleased to receive your review.... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014 via mobile

Here at the moment on business it is great all round clean hotel fabulous staff nothing is to much trouble.The room is spotless , air con works and the food good very fast service just need a swimming pool for perfection cannot say more I have enjoy my stay in this great hotel just off the M1j23 with its massive... More

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Link H, Front Office Manager at The Link Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review and share your expirence with other travellers. I was pleased to read that received great service from our team. Our teams work very hard to provide our guests a home away from home expirence. I hope this is what you got. We look forward to welcoming you back to the... More

Etten-Leur, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

Stayed one night for business. Clean rooms with modern decoration and great staff. Not the standard cheap English old style, you see often in English hotels. Free Wifi. Nice little bar with loads of choices in beer! Down town, would cost you six pounds with a taxi. University is very near by. The only downside, is the single glass. Where... More

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Link H, Front Office Manager at The Link Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your experience with us on Trip Advisor. I was pleased to see you had an enjoyable stay with us. I apologise the singing birds woke you up, hopefully they sang you a nice song. We are currently having a bedroom windows replaced, so hopefully this will keep the birds quiet. Thank you again for taking the... More

Bury St. Edmunds, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2014 via mobile

Having stayed in this hotel on business for 2 months I was glad to move out into a hotel with proper beds the so called double bed is 2 singles pushed together so not a comfortable sleep as it was like sleeping on a W. However the staff were lovely food good free WiFi and clean rooms

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Link H, Front Office Manager at The Link Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write your review. I was dissapointed to read that you found our mattresses uncomfortable, I'm unsure if you informed us of this throughout your stay, but we would have been more then happy to try and move you to a different room for the rest of your stay. We are currently purchasing new... More

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22 reviews 22 reviews
14 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

The hotel is in a great location if you are visiting the university but would have to consider a taxi if going for a night out. The rooms are clean and large, and the staff friendly and helpful. The hotel is great value for money especially if just for a short stay.

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Link H, Duty Manager at The Link Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write your review. Your comments have been shared with the team who appreciate such feedback. We are pleased to see that you enjoyed your stay with us and that you found our staff friendly and helpful. Our reception staff are always willing to book taxis on behalf of guests should they require transport... More

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Address: New Ashby Road | Jct 23/M1, Loughborough LE11 4EX, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Leicestershire > Loughborough
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — The Link Hotel 3*
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Also Known As:
Quality Inn Loughborough
Loughborough Quality Inn

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Amenities

Bar / Lounge Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Suites Wheelchair access
Hotel Style
#1 Business Hotel in Loughborough #2 Romantic Hotel in Loughborough
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A contemporary three star hotel based in Leicestershire, the Link offers good quality bedroom and meeting facilities, providing guests with great value for money. The bright, modern venue offers 94 comfortable, air-conditioned en-suite bedrooms. From contemporary executive suites to large, versatile quad bedrooms, all of which ensure to provide you with a high degree of comfort. Our restaurant and bar offer an excellent choice of cuisine for you to tuck into, made using fresh and locally sourced produce wherever possible. Guests can also take advantage of our on-site gym which offers a range of equipment.Conveniently located half a mile from junction 23 of the M1, three miles from Loughborough Mainline Station and eight miles from East Midlands Airport it provides an ideal base for both business guests and leisure travellers. Our excellent central location is within easy access of some of the region's finest attractions including Bradgate Park, the National Space Centre and Drayton Manor Theme Park. The hotel is only 10 miles from Donington Park race circuit and 15-20 miles from the bustling cities of Leicester, Nottingham and Derby. ... more   less 
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