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Days Inn Watford Gap

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Roadchef Motorway Service Area | M1 Motorway, Watford NN6 7UZ, England
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Telford, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed at the Days Inn Watford Gap in July. Allocated room 1 - which was next to an engine of some sort - very noisy throughout the whole night. The member of staff on reception was very helpful - but to no avail as the only room he could reallocate was room 2, adjacent to room 1 which was just... More 

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Huddersfield, England, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

Firstly, let me start by saying that the receptionist was very pleasant and friendly at check in. The room (16) is spacious and has all the facilities, as advertised. However, I first encountered problems with the shower: A very slippery bath almost causing me to fall. The controller was so stiff, that I struggled to turn it on. Beware of... More 

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Samantha D, Manager at Days Inn Watford Gap, responded to this review

Dear John Thank you for taking the time to leave your feedback regarding your stay with us here at Days Inn Watford Gap. I am sorry about the issues you encounted during your stay. We do provide non slip bath mats at reception for our guests should you require one during your stay. Thank you for making me aware about... More 

Hastings, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015 via mobile

We arrived back off our holiday after a lot of long delays we stopped at days inn to get a good night sleep before continuing our journey. The room was lovely and big, very clean, comfortable beds and at a very good price. There is a lounge but due to arriving so late and leavin early we didn't use it.... More 

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Samantha D, Manager at Days Inn Watford Gap, responded to this review

Dear Natasha Thank you for taking the time to leave your feedback about your stay with us here at Days Inn Watford Gap, I am glad that you enjoyed your stay with us. I am glad that you found your stay comfortable and good value for money. I pass on your positive feedback to my team. Thank you again for... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

This is the worst hotel I have ever stayed at. No parking, if disabled told to park in Coach lanes (£90 Fine) Noisy, overlooking rubbish tip constant noise from outside, Staff not interested I could go on & on please keep away from this Hotel. Have submitted complaint and still awaiting any answer back from them

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Samantha D, Manager at Days Inn Watford Gap, responded to this review

Dear Ian Thank you taking the time to leave your feedback in regards to your stay with us here at Watford Gap. I am sorry to learn about your concerns of your stay with us. For hotel guest's it is free parking and you can park anywhere on site, the rubbish at the back of the Hotel has now been... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015 via mobile

Stayed here for one night. I think cheap for a reason comes to mind. They were quite full and our friends got put in room 29. It is in fact the meeting room. Camp bed. No tv aerial. No kettle. No towels. No hot water. No one on reception. But of a dump all round. I know it's only a... More 

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Samantha D, Manager at Days Inn Watford Gap, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thank you for taking the time to leave your feedback regarding your stay with us, the issues that you have mentioned in your review about your friends room have now been resolved, and I am very sorry that this even happened. We are now currently making improvements to the hotel. But we do hope that you come back... More 

Glasgow, United Kingdom
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015

I was a bit hessitant about booking this hotel when I saw the pictures. But when I got there it was totally differant. They have a new young lady manager who takes great pride in her hotel. She has had it all refurbished and cleaned out. It was one of the better Days Inn hotel that I have stayed in... More 

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Samantha D, Manager at Days Inn Watford Gap, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thank you for taking the time to leave your feedback regarding your stay with us, i was glad to hear that you had a great stay. We do try to ensure that we offer good value for money with a good welcome and clean rooms. We look forward to welcoming you back in the near future. More 

Lincolnshire
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

As a sales rep i often stay in days inn hotels which are mostley fine clean and with a good welcome. However watford gap old worn out stail smelly with black grout joints in the bathroom tatty old furniture and a bed with springs that stick into your back. I cannot understand why days in neglect this hotel so much... More 

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Samantha D, Manager at Days Inn Watford Gap, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thank you for taking the time to leave your feedback regarding your stay with us, i am sorry to hear about your stay and the way you felt about the room, we have got maintenance in to re do the bathrooms and re-seal. Again thank you for your feedback, and will take your comments on board. We hope... More 

Carlton-in-Cleveland, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

Awful nights sleep at Days Inn Watford Gap room 18 ground floor, we could feel every bed spring in the mattress it was that bad we slept on top of the duvet!!! Pillows rock hard, and to make matters worse we had the most annoying dripping tap all night long!! I could hardly stand up straight the following morning my... More 

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Samantha D, Manager at Days Inn Watford Gap, responded to this review

Dear Vanessa, I am sorry to learn about your experience with us at Days Inn Watford Gap, i am very sorry about the problems that you encounted during your stay. I know that our Head Office have dealt with your complaint recently. We are currently making improvements to the Hotel, and sorting a few of the issues you have mentioned,... More 

Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

Expectations are well grounded at Day Inn service station hotels....they are cheap and functional. Sadly the Days Inn Watford Gap didn't meet expectations...there's some work going on so maybe they are having a refurb...but the bathroom was very 'tired" with very discoloured grouting on the bath and flooring that was delaminating. The bed felt very cheap (especially compared to the... More 

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