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The Link Hotel

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New Ashby Road | Jct 23/M1, Loughborough LE11 4EX, England
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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56 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Only stayed here for one night as I had an early flight from east midlands airport and this hotel is only a short drive away Very helpful staff and a wonderful room Double bed was absolutely huge and very comfortable Free WiFi on site bar and restaurant

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Brighton, United Kingdom
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34 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Several stays here and always pleased with; the welcome, staff attitude, value and quality of the rooms. I stay in a lot of business hotels and if they were all of this standard and price my life would be more pleasant. Will always recommend this hotel for a good, clean place to spend a night or two. No over-promise and... More 

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Leicester, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We stayed at The Link Hotel on Valentines Day. All the staff were friendly and helpful. Our room was reasonably sized for what we payed and the decor was up to date (this makes the room much better) The room was clean and tidy and so was the bathroom. We had no issues with any noise from in or out... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Although not stopping at the Hotel, we popped for a break during our business travel. We were greeted by the reception staff "Mollie and Michelle" who couldn't have made us more welcome. We had a couple of hot drinks, made by Damien who even indulged my love of retro games by making "Pacman" designs on our hot chocolates! (See pic).... More 

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

Hi, thank you so much for such a lovely review, it makes a refreshing change to receive one from guests just stopping in for coffee. It was so nice to read that the team made you feel welcome and I have passed your comments on to them, they are really pleased, so thank you for that. we are so proud... More 

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28 reviews
19 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hotel is clean and quiet, rooms are very big, very good standard . Staff in reception ,bar and restaurant first class very polite and helpful . Excellent food in the restaurant. Wifi isn't working properly and when you connect Internet is slow. It wasn't only on my device as my colleague had the same problem.

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

Hi, thank you very much for taking the time to leave your feedback. We're pleased to read that you enjoyed most aspects of your stay. I would like to apologise about the wi-fi, we recently had it upgraded and haven't had any issues with it since then, so from looking into it, it seems to have been a blip in... More 

Cambridge, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed for 2 nights as part of a work trip. I found the hotel very easy to get to, and parking was not an issue - lots of spaces! Price was over £180.00 for two nights (without breakfast) but there was an event on locally so I wonder if the hotel increased its rates, as looking at another weekend... More 

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

Hi, What a lovely and comprehensive review, so very nice to read and also to share with everbody here at The Link. We do offer breakfast at a reduced rate if it is booked beforehand, this includes at check in. I shall pass your comments on to Harry as I am sure he will be more than pleased to hear... More 

Scotland, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed at this hotel last year (2014, to attend Download) and it was mostly a positive experience so I decided to book again this year (2015). Staff are lovely, very welcoming and happy to assist with any enquiries. The rooms are clean and quite spacious, more than adequate for our needs. Tea and coffee are available and there was... More 

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

Hi, thank you so much for leaving such a wonderful review, I'll pass on your comments to the team as they will love to read your kind words. It's always nice to see customers again and again and we hope you'll be coming back next year for download again. Kindest Regards Samantha Gardiner Duty Manager More 

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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The hotel it's self is clean, with nice rooms & our bed was huge, so altogether it was value for money. Please AVOID the local taxi firms if you don't want to get ripped off. A 3 minute taxi ride into town will cost you £10, and a taxi to EMA ( approx 5 miles ) cost us £25. There... More 

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

Hi, We're really glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay at the hotel and found it to be good value for money. Not being too partisan, we personally wouldn't recommend any other hotel in the area as we have a large free carpark, fast and free wifi and amazing staff. We look forward to seeing you again and our... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Having camped in a field for three days and vacating because of the rain anything would've been better - this hotel was perfect - friendly staff, early check-in, great breakfast, Lenny our waiter was so kind when my daughter was unwell 5star

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

Hi, I'm glad to hear you enjoyed your stay and enjoyed your stay with us, I hope you had a good time at the festival despite the harsh weather and will pass your comments on to Lenny as I am sure he will enjoy reading them. Hope your daughter is feeling better now and hopefully we'll see you next year!!... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed for period of 6 consecutive weeks on business and pleasantly surprised. They market themselves as budget, which i think is an undersell. Better than a lot of true "budget" hotels I have stayed in. Spacious rooms, very clean with very helpful staff in all departments. Food also very good.

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

Hi Andrew, Thank you very much for leaving such a lovely review. It's very nice to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us, all six weeks of it. We're very proud of our team and the hotel itself and they will be delighted to read your comments. we look forward to seeing you again in the near future. Warm... More 

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