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Holiday Inn Hemel Hempstead M1 J8

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Breakspear Way, Hemel Hempstead HP2 4UA, England
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Ranked #6 of 11 hotels in Hemel Hempstead
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
cornflake70 Kent
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Kent
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Love this hotel. Ideal location. Clean and bright. Friendly and helpful staff. Will being staying here again. We upgraded to an executive room, definitely worth the extra money. We didn't eat there but the weekday meal deal is a great deal.

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Steven C, General Manager at Holiday Inn Hemel Hempstead M1 J8, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback after your recent stay. I am pleased to read that you enjoyed your stay with us and hope that you will return again soon. Kind regards Steven Coulam General Manager More

Merthyr Tydfil
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316 reviews 316 reviews
55 hotel reviews
186 helpful votes 186 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Stayed here recently when visiting the Harry Potter Tour. Very pleased with rooms which were spacious with fridge, tea/coffee and large flat screen television. Staff friendly and breakfast was excellent. Next door to a garage shop so ideal for picking up snacks. water etc. We ate down the road, about a 10 minute walk left as you leave hotel and... More

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Steven C, General Manager at Holiday Inn Hemel Hempstead M1 J8, responded to this review

Thank you for your great review after a recent stay with us. I am pleased to read that you enjoyed your stay with us and hope you also had a good time at Harry Potter. We hope to see you back again soon. Kind regards Steven Coulam General Manager More

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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We (me, wife and our 3 kids 9, 10 & 11) booked last minute as we were going to Harry Potter studio event early the next day (an easy 15 minute journey with no traffic). I travel a huge amount for work, but this Holiday Inn really surpassed my expectations. From the minute we walked in, the staff couldn't be... More

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Steven C, General Manager at Holiday Inn Hemel Hempstead M1 J8, responded to this review

Thank you for your great feedback after your recent stay, I am pleased to hear that all the teams looked after you and your family exceptionally well. We look forward to welcoming you all back again shortly. Kind regards Steven Coulam General Manager More

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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Overall a very nice Holiday Inn with good facilities. The location is perfect for anyone travelling as its literally just off the M1 you really cant miss it!! The downside is you cant really easily go for a walk in the evening as you can if you stop at the Holiday Inn Express (near the canal) Food was of a... More

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Steven C, General Manager at Holiday Inn Hemel Hempstead M1 J8, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback I am pleased to read that you enjoyed your stay with us and that our teams looked after you well. We hope that you will return in the future. Kind regards Steven Coulam General Manager More

Liverpool, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
9 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

arrived at the hotel in the evening in time for tea which was very nice not too much choice but plenty and tasty , the room was very nice also and the breakfast was plentiful and a good choice. the staff were very pleasant and helpful . I would have no hesitation in stopping there again, set in lovely surroundings... More

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Steven C, General Manager at Holiday Inn Hemel Hempstead M1 J8, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback after a recent stay, I am pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us and we hope that we can welcome you back again soon. Kind regards Steven Coulam General Manager More

Bristol, United Kingdom
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55 reviews 55 reviews
9 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You can have the best facilities in the world but at the end of the day it is the personal touch which matters the most. The staff at this establishment are without doubt the best I have ever come across. Nothing is too much trouble, they are both friendly and efficient. We were looking after our Grand Daughter whilst Mum... More

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Steven C, General Manager at Holiday Inn Hemel Hempstead M1 J8, responded to this review

Thank you for such a great review. I am pleased that you were completely satisfied during your stay with us and that you found all the teams extremely friendly. We look forward to welcoming you back again soon. Kind regards Steven Coulam General Manager More

Chester, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a lovely stay here on Sat 2nd Aug after visiting Harry Potter Studio. Receptionist came onto the coach to hand out our keycards for our rooms. Room was clean, staff pleasant. Went across the road to the Papermill pub and had a nice meal and drinks there. We had a choice of an indian restaurant and a vegetarian restaurant... More

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Steven C, General Manager at Holiday Inn Hemel Hempstead M1 J8, responded to this review

Thank you for your great review, I am pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us and also your visit to Harry Potter. We look forward to welcoming you back again soon. Kind regards Steven Coulam General Manager More

Clitheroe, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

topped overnight whilst visiting Harry Potter Studios with our children. The reception staff were AMAZING they found out it was my son's 5th Birthday, got him a card and a cake and really made him feel special. Having previously stopped in some of the finest hotels in the world, this one has definitely been one of the best for customer... More

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Steven C, General Manager at Holiday Inn Hemel Hempstead M1 J8, responded to this review

Thank you for your great review, I am pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us while visiting Harry Potter. Also that we made your son's birthday extra special. We hope to welcome you back again in the future. Kind regards Steven Coulam General Manager More

Bussum, The Netherlands
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16 reviews 16 reviews
11 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This Holiday Inn is perfectly located right off the M1, while most rooms do not hear all of the noise of the Motorway. If you are a light sleeper, you're better off asking for a room overlooking the parking lot, in particular when you open the window. These windows do open only 2 inches by the way so will be... More

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Steven C, General Manager at Holiday Inn Hemel Hempstead M1 J8, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback, I am pleased to see you enjoyed your stay with us and trust that we can welcome you back again soon. Kind regards Steven Coulam General Manager More

upstate NY
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23 reviews 23 reviews
9 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

I stayed 4 nights for business. Staff was friendly and welcoming. I was on the 2nd floor, and the hallway was stuffy and had a weird smell. It also seems it takes a long time for room service trays to be picked up - I'm sure that didn't help the smell. Rooms are a little run down but adequate -... More

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Steven C, General Manager at Holiday Inn Hemel Hempstead M1 J8, responded to this review

Thank you for your review, I am pleased that you were satisfied during your stay with us and that my teams looked after you well especially in restaurant by Neelam and in the health club. We look forward to welcoming you back again soon. Kind regards Steven Coulam General Manager More

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Address: Breakspear Way, Hemel Hempstead HP2 4UA, England
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Location: United Kingdom > England > Hertfordshire > Hemel Hempstead
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Hotel Class:3 star — Holiday Inn Hemel Hempstead M1 J8 3*
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The Holiday Inn Hemel Hempstead M1 J8 is in the perfect location for business and leisure guests. The hotel is easily accessible from M1 & M25 motorways and just 1 mile from The Snow Centre, 8 miles from Luton Airport, 21 miles from Heathrow Airport 19 miles from Wembley Stadium. Getting into London is easy as the hotel is just 10 minutes from Hemel train station with direct services into London Euston. Holiday Inn Hemel Hempstead combines an excellent range of facilities with 144 air-conditioned bedrooms, including 19 Executive Rooms along with family and accessible rooms. The hotel also offers a Spirit Health Club with indoor swimming pool, jacuzzi, sauna, steam room, fitness gym and health and beauty products & treatments. The hotel has conference and banqueting facilities that are a perfect venue for any occasion. These rooms all feature natural daylight, high speed internet connections and Starbucks Coffee. The Holiday Inn Hemel Hempstead offers 3 dining options; Traders restaurant, Lounge Bar and 24 hour room service. Here at Hemel Hempstead, we are proud to welcome families so why not take advantage of our Kids Stay & Eat Free offer! The hotel is just 11 miles from Whipsnade Zoo, 27 miles from Woburn Safari Park and just 1 mile from the Snow Centre. A perfect way to keep those little ones amused! ... more   less 
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