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Holiday Inn Southend

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   77 Eastwoodbury Crescent, Southend-on-Sea SS2 6XG, England
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Ranked #6 of 17 hotels in Southend-on-Sea
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
MG100_10 Manchester, United Kingdom
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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36 reviews 36 reviews
26 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Stayed here one night on park and fly package. Very close to airport (and to railway station with direct trains to the town/sea front), well run, clean and easy to use hotel. Would happily stay again, decent value price if booked in advance.

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UK Eurocrat in Brussels
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69 reviews 69 reviews
50 hotel reviews
87 helpful votes 87 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We stayed here while my husband took some flying lessons - it's about 100m from Southend Airport and train station. You can either walk into town (couple of miles away) or take the number 9 bus or a train. We had dinner here on the second night of our stay, and were a bit disappointed. Service was good but this... More

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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel is right next to the airport and run way. It caters for business and leisure especially families. The hotel is about 10 minutes drive to the beach and city centre. The rooms are clean and the restaurant is first call really enjoyed the food. Would recommend, enjoy.

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StevenJBrazil, Manager at Holiday Inn Southend, responded to this review

Dear Alshameri, Thank you for your 5 star review in regards to your recent stay. Team at Holiday inn really appreciates your lovely comments. We strive to be the best hotel in the area. By the sound of it, you thoroughly enjoyed our scrumptious dishes on our menu. Looking forward to welcoming you again and thank you for recommendation. regards... More

London, England, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

have stayed here twice now. Once for a night away. great lunch in hotel. day to southend. then back to the hotel for a fab meal in the restaurant. Second time, because we had an early flight from the airport which is a 5 min walk from hotel so used the park and stay. Takes a lot of stress out... More

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StevenJBrazil, Manager at Holiday Inn Southend, responded to this review

Dear MariaKWarnes, Thank you for commenting and leaving a fantastic 5 star review about your recent stay. We are delighted you had a great stay both time. The feedback regarding the excellent food, friendly staff and relaxing (No stress) stay is much appreciated. We look forward to you visiting again soon. Regards Rohit More

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

Arrived at 17:00 and was met by a friendly lady on the front desk. I'd joined their IHG rewards club the week before, and was pleasantly surprised when I was told I had an upgrade and I had free internet access. Room 301, overlooking McDonald's, but I didn't plan to be looking out of the window much. Room was very... More

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StevenJBrazil, Manager at Holiday Inn Southend, responded to this review

Dear Wjfe, Thank you for leaving such a positive review of your recent stay. I am thrilled you enjoyed all the aspects of your stay. And that not just a great hotel and stunning view but staff that go the extra mile. We look forward to you visiting again in the future. Regards Rohit More

Chesterfield, United Kingdom
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49 reviews 49 reviews
7 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A friend came to southend to visit me and we met them at the hotel. Very very clean!! Happy staff. Excellent manners and there room was worth every penny. You'd never know you was next to an airport unless u looked out the window. Makes me want to stay there!

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StevenJBrazil, Manager at Holiday Inn Southend, responded to this review

Dear Morgan R, Thank you for taking the time to write a review regarding your friend's recent stay. We are delighted you found the team polite and friendly and had a very nice clean room. We are looking forward to you visiting in the future as you so want to be here. Regards Rohit More

Chester, United Kingdom
2 reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed for two Nights. Very clean and nice room. Staff were professional, friendly and polite without going over the top. Restaurant views of airport were great. Breakfast was really good and again staff friendly and attentive. 2 small niggles and probably down to personal preference, but the food menu was a bit boring and the choice of draught lager limited.... More

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StevenJBrazil, Manager at Holiday Inn Southend, responded to this review

Dear Ray S, Thank you for your 5 star review in regards to your recent stay. Team at Holiday inn really appreciates your lovely comments. We strive to be the best hotel in the area. By the sound of it, it seems like we have not offered all the menus to you as we have a very decent selection and... More

Southend-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

Following the positive reviews on this site, my family and I decided to eat at the 1935 restaurant this afternoon. However, I was very disappointed and the only redeeming feature was the view over the concourse. We ordered bar food as the restaurant was closed but found the staff and one barman in particular rude, inefficient and unfriendly. Upon entering... More

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StevenJBrazil, Manager at Holiday Inn Southend, responded to this review

Dear JamesKateley, Thank you for eating at 1935 rooftop bar in Southend. I was really pleased to read that you have enjoyed our stunning view. What sadness me deeply is a comment regarding the helpfulness of the Bar staff. Your valued observations will help us to improve our future guests being inconvenienced in a similar way. I am pleased to... More

Chennai, India
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35 reviews 35 reviews
14 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

We stay here to take the next days flight to poland. The hotel seems new and clean. The rooms are spacious. I should thank thr hotel for checking in us at 12 pm itself instead of 14.00. Thats a goodwill gesture og providing a good customer satisfaction. The staff were very polite. There is a mc Donalds just outside the... More

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StevenJBrazil, General Manager at Holiday Inn Southend, responded to this review

Thank you for writing a review about your recent stay. We are delighted with your comments regarding our polite staff, clean and spacious room. We are also thrilled with your 5 star rating of us. We hope to welcome you again in the future. Regards Steve More

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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

The Hotel is very clean and the staff on Reception and in the Breakfast room were excellent very friendly and helpful nothing seemed too much trouble and this is how it should be. My only grip was the size of what I believe was a biscuit. There was two of us in the room but both mornings of our stay... More

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StevenJBrazil, General Manager at Holiday Inn Southend, responded to this review

Thank you for writing a review about your recent stay. I am delighted you thought the hotel very clean and the staff in both reception and restaurant was excellent. I am sorry there was only one biscuit in the room to share; there should have been one each. Holiday Inn does not require us to put a biscuit in the... More

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Address: 77 Eastwoodbury Crescent, Southend-on-Sea SS2 6XG, England
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Location: United Kingdom > England > Essex > Southend-on-Sea
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Hotel Class:3 star — Holiday Inn Southend 3*
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Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Suites Wheelchair access
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Stay excited……The spectacular Holiday Inn Southend opened on 01st October 2012 !Stay relaxed……The hotel is the latest addition to the Holiday Inn portfolio and has 129 air conditioned bedrooms and features 27 executive rooms and 4 King superior rooms.Stay unique……In a first for Holiday Inn in the UK, the five-storey hotel also houses a fully sound-proofed rooftop bar and restaurant (1935 Rooftop Restaurant & Bar) offering spectacular views of London Southend airport and surrounding Essex countryside. The restaurant is open every day for breakfast, lunch and dinner (open to non residents also), and the bar if open for coffee and range of beverages from 10am - 11pm daily.Stay connected……Holiday Inn Southend will also offer a variety of conference and banqueting facilities, plus a choice of meeting rooms for up to 140 people and is within 40 minutes of central London.Stay devoted…..Choose Holiday Inn Southend for your Essex wedding venue, with flexible facilities we can help make it a day to remember. ... more   less 
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