myself and my husband stayed for 3 nights for our wedding anniversary-being to bath a few times and stayed at different hotels i will say that the HIE was one of the better ones. it was clean,cosy and modern, the manager on duty at this time was very nice and polite and even offered to jump start our vehical after my husband let the battury die!
i will add a couple of downsides though. our room 106 was over looking a graveyard! which was'nt great but also not a massive problem, The noice from the main road is a big pain for a light sleeper like me but at the same time most HIE hotels are based on main roads or motorways which i knew before booking.
the hotel website says that its a 10 min walk to the town-which it is but only to the top of the high street and the jane austin center the roman baths and abbey are about 20 min away and i walk pretty fast. and the walk from the hotel is through a petrol garage, a homebase carpark and an old station- so not a pleasant walk, but again not a massive problem. I would stay there again due to the price, but if i had a higher budget id stay closer in to town ( but not the travel lodge) all in all we had a comfortable stay.
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- Stay at the popular Holiday Inn Express Bath hotel and explore Bath's historic city centre on foot. Holiday Inn Express Bath's modern interior contrasts with its warm, honey-coloured Bath stone exterior. We're a short stroll from the historic city centre, where you can take your time with a relaxing session at Thermae Bath Spa. We are also close to Bath Spa train station for regular trains to London Paddington and Bristol Airport is a 40-minute drive. We're 10 minutes' drive from meetings at Bath's 3 Ministry of Defence offices and the University of Bath campus. Bath Spa University is only 5 minutes from Holiday Inn Express Bath by car. Avoid the traffic when visiting Helphire Group PLC and Amdocs, minutes away on Lower Bristol Road. The convenient Holiday Inn Express Bath is a 10-minute walk to the elegant Pump Room at the Roman Baths and the Grade I-listed Royal Crescent. Learn how the city inspired one of England's favorite writers at nearby Jane Austen Centre. Kids love mini-safaris at Longleat's rambling estate, a 30-minute drive away. Wake up to sausages, baked beans, scrambled eggs and more as part of the inclusive breakfast buffet and watch Bath come to life from the windows of the airy Great Room. Our friendly Front Desk team will give you information on day trips to Glastonbury and Stonehenge. 60 free onsite parking spaces are available and allocated on a first come first served basis. Wi-Fi is free. ... more less
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