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Holiday Inn Hemel Hempstead M1, Jct.8

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Sheffield
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41 reviews
24 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW

It is what it is, and typical holiday inn which is behind the times a little and playing catch up. To be fair, they are catching up and investment is being made, but as with all holiday inns, they just appear to have reacted to updating there hotels a little too late. The location is perfect just off the M1.... More 

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Norwich, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I stayed here last month and have to say that it is a real great hotel. It's everything you would expect from a Holiday Inn and more. We came for the Harry Potter world and were pleasantly surprised. We had booked a double room and the room was really nice and for the price, really great for the price. The... More 

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Steven C, General Manager at Holiday Inn Hemel Hempstead M1, Jct.8, responded to this review

Dear dannydanchev1 thank you for your feedback after a recent stay with us. I am pleased to read that everything met your expectations and that you were well looked after by the teams especially Judd on Reception. We look forward to welcoming you back soon. More 

Darlington (uk)
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165 reviews
121 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 153 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This Holiday Inn is ideally situated for Hemel Hempstead and is easily accessed from the M1 so its excellent for convenience. The owners have obviously spent good money on tidying up and modernising the signage, lobby area and restaurant areas, but sadly have investing nothing in the ageing tatty run down rooms! Whilst the room was just about OK that’s... More 

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Thank graemeboro
Steven C, General Manager at Holiday Inn Hemel Hempstead M1, Jct.8, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback after a recent stay with us. I am sorry to read that not all aspects of your stay met you satisfaction and for this I apologise. We are going through a refurbishment programme currently so guests will see a great improvement in the near future. Our restaurant can get busy at certain times and we... More 

Derby, United Kingdom
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81 reviews
25 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here overnight with a coach trip, half board. Our room which was on the ground floor was really nice, plenty of space, very clean, bath and shower also tea and coffee making facilities. Dinner was buffet style which consisted of three courses. There was plenty of variety to choose from with a choice of two meats, all was... More 

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Thank Brian W
Steven C, General Manager at Holiday Inn Hemel Hempstead M1, Jct.8, responded to this review

Dear Brian W, thank your for your feedback after a recent stay. I am pleased that you found everything to your satisfaction and we look forward to welcoming you back again soon. Kind regards More 

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5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We could not stay on the Friday night and fully accepted paying in full for not going but also had the Saturday BOOKED AND PAID FOR! But upon arrival at 7pm were informed that they had given our room away and we had been charged IN FULL for the priverlidge?! Apparently this is detailed in full in the T&C's, that... More 

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Thank F1Naomi
Steven C, General Manager at Holiday Inn Hemel Hempstead M1, Jct.8, responded to this review

Dear F1Naomi, thank you for your feedback regarding our hotel. We apologise for the issues you encountered, obviously this is not our normal high standards and appreciate your disappointment and frustration. I understand that our Reservations Manager has now followed this issue up with you and trust that it is now fully resolved to your satisfaction. Kind regards More 

Atherstone, United Kingdom
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36 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We really enjoyed our stay here and the facilities available such as the swimming pool and sauna. We sampled the evening buffet menu and breakfast and both were good but not amazing. The staff on reception were welcoming and friendly however the staff in the bar were less than helpful and rude at times. I know they were experiencing some... More 

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Steven C, General Manager at Holiday Inn Hemel Hempstead M1, Jct.8, responded to this review

Dear marie-ann p, thank you for taking the time to give us feedback after a recent stay. I am pleased that you enjoyed your time with us and found most aspects to your satisfaction. I am disappointed to read that the bar staff were not as helpful as they should have been this is not our normal high standards and... More 

Stranraer, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Driving my coach for families who had booked to go to Chessington World of Adventures and Legoland, Windsor. This hotel was ideally placed for the short journey each day to the theme parks. Upon arrival Judd met us and was perfect in his customer service skills and efficiency of handing out room keys to guests. What I was really impressed... More 

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Steven C, General Manager at Holiday Inn Hemel Hempstead M1, Jct.8, responded to this review

Dear Gavin W, thank you for your review after a recent stay. I am pleased to read that Judd looked after you on arrival and managed to sort out the restaurant times for you. We do receive many positive comments about our staff all the time which is great to hear. We look forward to welcoming you back soon. Kind... More 

Margate, United Kingdom
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31 reviews
21 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed here for a trip to the Snow Centre. Room was a good size, had a mini fridge which was useful for a pint of milk. Used the pool and although it was busy we had a nice swim, sauna and steam room. Breakfast was good, plenty of choices. Not sure the pancake machine really worked, large queues but a... More 

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Steven C, General Manager at Holiday Inn Hemel Hempstead M1, Jct.8, responded to this review

Dear donnaspud, thank you for your review after a recent stay with us. i am pleased to read that you enjoyed your time and trust you had a great time at the snow centre. Our pancake machine is very popular with guests especially children so can get rather busy at certain times. We hope to welcome you back again soon.... More 

John O'Groats, United Kingdom
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209 reviews
196 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 122 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A nice enough hotel, but the music in the common areas is too loud. Breakfast did not start on time but was nice enough (apart from the music) when it came. the hotel was convenient for a business meeting. i found that the petrol station next door did a good line in snacks and coffee. An ok hotel.

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Thank canoepunkie
Steven C, General Manager at Holiday Inn Hemel Hempstead M1, Jct.8, responded to this review

Dear canoepunkie, thank you for your review after a recent stay with us. I am pleased that you were pleased with most elements of your time with us but apologise that the music appeared too loud obviously this should not be the case as we want our guests to enjoy their stay and have a relaxing time. We hope that... More 

Birmingham, United Kingdom
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68 reviews
35 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Hi I stayed here for one night at the end of a tiring business trip Upgraded to an executive room Nice and quite , just what I needed Stocked up with drinks and food from the marks and spencer garage next door Was asked about breakfast but no special deal if you book the night before Had a very good... More 

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Steven C, General Manager at Holiday Inn Hemel Hempstead M1, Jct.8, responded to this review

Dear Guest, thank you for your feedback after a recent stay with us. I am pleased to read that you were satisfied with your stay and that you were upgraded. I apologise however that you did not receive your newspaper as ordered, this is not our normal practice and will take this up with our front office manager to ensure... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
Services
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
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 

Additional Information about Holiday Inn Hemel Hempstead M1, Jct.8

Address: Breakspear Way, Hemel Hempstead HP2 4UA, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Hertfordshire > Hemel Hempstead
Price Range: $77 - $189 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Holiday Inn Hemel Hempstead M1, Jct.8 3*
Number of rooms: 150
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Also Known As:
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Hemel Hempstead Holiday Inn
Hotel Style:
#3 Family Hotel in Hemel Hempstead
#3 Romantic Hotel in Hemel Hempstead
#5 Business Hotel in Hemel Hempstead
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