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Holiday Inn Express London-Watford Junction

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We usually always stay at Holiday Inns but this is the first time we have stayed at a Holiday Inn express and I was disappointed. The room was clean, staff were friendly and it was a great location for visiting Harry Potter World but the breakfast was very limited. Each morning breakfast consisted of a selection of cereals, fruit, one... More 

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Ashford, United Kingdom
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4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Express is located very close to the train station. Car park is very small. But they do have an overflow situated 5 mins away. Rooms were nice and comfortable we were given a twin joining room. As there were 5 adults and 3 children. Breakfast was good, full fry up . I was expecting just a continental from a Express.

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HIEXPRESS_WATFORD, Manager at Holiday Inn Express London-Watford Junction, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the time to post your review. We enjoy having you stay with us. We hope to have you visit again in the future. Best regards Adriana More 

Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

My friend and I stayed at the hotel for 2 nights. We were using the hotel as a stop off so we could visit the Harry Potter studios and it was very convenient for this. 5 minute walk to the bus stop which dropped you right outside the studio doors. The hotel was clean and tidy and felt welcoming. Check... More 

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HIEXPRESS_WATFORD, Manager at Holiday Inn Express London-Watford Junction, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words. We look forward to having another opportunity to have you as our guest. Kind regards Adriana More 

Lincoln, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked this hotel due to lots of research into the distance to the HP studio tour we wasn't disappointed - less than a five-minute walk to the stop for collection which is also situated next to the Watford Junction station. The staff on reception are really friendly and provided us with lots of information they also allowed us to... More 

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HIEXPRESS_WATFORD, Manager at Holiday Inn Express London-Watford Junction, responded to this review

On behalf of Holiday Inn Watford thank you for taking out your precious time and writing a great review. Best regards Adriana More 

Northwich, England, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited during a weekend visit to London in September 2015 with my best friend for her 30th Birthday. We stayed here as it was close to the Harry Potter Studio Tour, which was a 10 minute ride on bus, which left at a stop round the corner from the hotel. Staff were friendly during our stay, breakfast was lovely and... More 

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Thank Lisa C
HIEXPRESS_WATFORD, Manager at Holiday Inn Express London-Watford Junction, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments. We appreciate the positive feedback and amazing five star rating. Kind regards Adriana More 

Manchester, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Room spotless, food lovely,service good but omg those trains every 20 mins at least through the night leaves for a sleepless night and a really unproductive day at work the following day, such a shame as the hotel itself I could not fault at all...

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HIEXPRESS_WATFORD, Manager at Holiday Inn Express London-Watford Junction, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to share your recent experience at our hotel, your comments are very much valued. We are happy to hear the cleanliness of our property was up to your standards. I am really sorry that your stay was less than comfortable due to train noise that prevented you from getting a good nights rest. Please... More 

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29 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Firstly - I can do cheap. I'd rather just have a bed for the night and have more money to spend on doing things. This hotel is perfect for that. Positive: - perfect location (harry potter studios only a 10 minute drive, the nearby pubs and restaurants are good (recommend the Prince George and the Steak Inn). - very comfy... More 

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HIEXPRESS_WATFORD, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express London-Watford Junction, responded to this review

Dear Ms Georgina H, Thank you for taking the time to write a review about our hotel. I am very sorry that you were not entirely happy on this occasion. Please be advised that we are making improvements to the quality of the hotels this year, such as an upgrade of the internet & TVs, secondary glazing as well as... More 

North Yorkshire, England
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40 reviews
23 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed here for two nights in August, using the hotel as a base for visiting London and the Harry Potter experience. The location couldn't be better as Watford Junction station is only a two minute walk away. The hotel is "standard" HIE with clean functional rooms and simple breakfasts, all up to their usual standard. We had driven to the... More 

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HIEXPRESS_WATFORD, Manager at Holiday Inn Express London-Watford Junction, responded to this review

Thank you very much for the kind words. It is always so wonderful to hear about how our guests enjoyed their stay with us. We hope to have you visit again in the future. Kind regards Adriana More 

San Lorenzo de El Escorial, Spain
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33 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My friend and I wanted to visit the Harry Potter Studio, so we decided to spend the night before and after the visit bear by. The hotel looks new, with a very pleasant atmosphere. Staff is nice and polite. They keep you luggage secured. There is an ice machine and a vending machine downstairs. It's within a walk distance from... More 

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HIEXPRESS_WATFORD, Manager at Holiday Inn Express London-Watford Junction, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful feedback. I look forward to having another opportunity to have you as our guest. Best regards Adriana More 

Belfast, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Staff on reception are friendly and efficient. The room was very clean and well appointed. Soft bed with both soft and firm pillows depending on your needs. We were off to Harry Potter and this hotel is just a short walk to the bus. It is also no more than 200m from the railway station so its location is super.... More 

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HIEXPRESS_WATFORD, Manager at Holiday Inn Express London-Watford Junction, responded to this review

Thank you for your nice review. We are so pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay and look forward to welcoming you back soon. Best regards Adriana More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
THE HOLIDAY INN EXPRESS LONDON WATFORD JUNCTION is situated 2 min from Watford Junction train station just off the A412, with close connections to M25 and M1. All 98 rooms have ensuite facilities with tea/coffee making facilities, hairdryer, flat screen TV and airconditioning.Ideally located for both corporate and leisure travellers. BT, Total Oil, Sanyo, TK Maxx, Taylor Woodrow, Beko, Haden Young, Camelot, Coface, KPMG and J.D.Wetherspoon are just some of the offices within walking distance from the hotel. The hotel is within a few minutes from 3 Golf courses, Purley Chase, Bushy Hall & the West Herts Golf Clubs, which are also popular venues for weddings. From the hotel one can reach TOP GOLF in 10 min, Watford Palace Theatre in 4 min, Pump House Theatre in 8 min, Watford Colosseum in 4 min, Oceana Club in 4 min, Harlequin Centre in 6 min & Watford Football Club Stadium in 6 min. The Hotel offers high speed internet access throughout and rooms are airconditioned. The hotel is an ideal base for Tour Groups with London Euston just 15 minutes by train. The Hotel has 2 Conference Rooms offering state of the art meeting facilities, natural daylight and 24 hour and Day Delegate rates. Parking is available in a pay & display car park just 2 min from the Hotel. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Holiday Inn Express London-Watford Junction

Address: 19 Bridle Path, Watford WD17 1UE, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Hertfordshire > Watford
Price Range: $83 - $162 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Holiday Inn Express London-Watford Junction 3*
Number of rooms: 196
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