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Holiday Inn Express London-Swiss Cottage

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 April 2012

I stayed in this hotel for one night on business. Holiday inn expresses are all so familiar - it is comforting, but they tend to merge into each other. The room is basic, and is as other HIE rooms are - clean and functional, but the bathroom was a bit tired looking. Everything worked, including the internet (which is free...

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Lagos, Nigeria
Reviewed 27 April 2012

I lodged in holiday inn hotel, on finchley road in London for 2 nights this April and it was quite a good experience. The hotel is quite clean, the location is excellent, the breakfast is quite good and the service is also quite good. The room I stayed in was overlooking the Finchley road and the O2 centre, which has...

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Falmouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 April 2012

If you are running the London marathon next year here are my top tips: do at least one 22 mile run in training; carb up beforehand; stay at this Holiday Inn - but book well in advance. I booked in July 2011 for the April 2012 race. Rooms in hotels nearer the start and finish lines were already full or...

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Nottingham
Reviewed 22 April 2012

conveniently located - out o Finchley Road tube station, turn left and its 200m on the opposite side. Typical Express by Holiday Inn - poor mans Premier Inn Rooms unadventurous -we had a sofa bed to accommodate two children, and there was paint peeling off the wall and looked as if it had been for a long while. Honest to...

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IHGCare, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express London-Swiss Cottage, responded to this review

Dear phileasfoggtmc, Thank you for your feedback. We take our guest comments very seriously and always strive to provide comfortable and friendly accommodations. We’re sorry you received room accommodations which were unacceptable. I appreciate your feedback as this is our best resource for improving guest services. We hope you give us a chance in the future to show you how...

Israel
Reviewed 20 April 2012

I stayed at this hotel for 4 nights with my friends. We received 2 rooms with separate beds. This was very comfortable. The hotel and the rooms look clean and well kept. BUT - The rooms are a bit small for 2 persons with 2 big suitcases and there is no wardrobe to put the clothes and no safe in...

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Ruhr Valley
Reviewed 7 April 2012

We booked Holiday Inn Express because of its very convenient location (Luton & Stansted airport buses stop in front of the hotel) and the good reviews here and we weren´t disappointed. Of course, being a typical chain-hotel, it lacks typical British atmosphere, but the modern building is new, clean and well-maintained. Members of staff were all friendly and efficient. The...

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 April 2012

Stayed at the holiday inn for 2 nights with 2 friends while sight seeing in London. The hotel itself is clean and mordern in a very good location for getting to all of Londons attractions. There is a tube less than a 5 min walk down the road which takes you to the heart of London. Also there is the...

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peterborough
Reviewed 5 April 2012

Check in was friendly and simple, paint was peeling off the entire far wall round the window which the sofa bed was right next too, a little off putting, our tv kept switching itself off, we called down to reception and someone came up, sods law it didnt happen whilst he was looming over us all, however a minute after...

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IHGCare, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express London-Swiss Cottage, responded to this review

Dear tshukuduky, Thank you for staying with us and leaving a review. I am glad to see that you left some feed back on what you liked as well as what feel below your expectations. I'm deeply sorry for any inconveniences you have experienced. We take all comments into consideration and welcome any opportunity to improve. We are hospitality professionals...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 March 2012

After seeing what you get staying at this hotel compared to almost every other hotel in London, you're paying too much everywhere else! Clean, comfortable, great location, continental breaky included. Absolute value for money!

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Denmark
Reviewed 25 March 2012

Have stayed here several times and we are well pleased with the hotel; it's 500 meters from the tube and directly opposite the O2Centre. Hotel is always clean and staff Ok friendly. Breakfast is included and is...well ok.

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Experience the enjoyment of a warm welcome & benefit from convenient location at the Holiday Inn Express London-Swiss Cottage – 7 minutes from central London.This newly renovated, contemporary hotel, has excellent transport links being adjacent to Finchley Road Tube station. Finchley Road & Frognal overground station is also only 3 mins walk from the Holiday Inn Express London-Swiss Cottage. National Express coaches serving Stansted & Luton stop directly outside the hotel. Enjoy sightseeing & the culture London has to offer by hopping on an 82, 113 or 13 Routemaster bus.Attentive, friendly & multi-lingual staff are waiting to welcome you 24 hours a day to make you feel comfortable and at home by providing you with information about the local area & beyond.Begin & end your day in friendly, sociable surroundings - Start your day with our compliments with free Continental Breakfast & a selection of hot items from the buffet.Relax & unwind after a day’s business or sightseeing in our Cocktail Lounge by enjoying a leisurely drink or one of our speciality hot beverages.42" plasma screens keep you up to date with current affairs and sporting events.Holiday Inn Express London-Swiss Cottage has one naturally lit, fully air-conditioned meeting perfect for business meetings for up to 25 people. Our lobby area with wireless internet serves as a break out area for lunches and offers secluded areas suitable for private meetings.The Holiday Inn Express London-Swiss Cottage is two train stops from Lord’s Cricket Ground, 4 stops from the West End, Theatreland & central London. It is one train stop from Wembley and with excellent transport links, Westfield (White City & Stratford), Earls Court, Heathrow Airport, Hampstead, Camden Market, Kings Cross St Pancras (Eurostar) and Euston are all in easy reach.When travelling by car, the Holiday Inn Express London-Swiss Cottage is conveniently located outside the congestion zone. Our hotel has limited on site parking. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Holiday Inn Express London-Swiss Cottage

Address: 152-156 Finchley Road, London NW3 5HS, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > London
Price Range: ₹ 8,332 - ₹ 14,949 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Holiday Inn Express London-Swiss Cottage 3*
Number of rooms: 79
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#128 Family Hotel in London
#220 Business Hotel in London
#255 Romantic Hotel in London
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“higher floors are better for noise”
 of 5 bubbles 305cathyn, 27 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Rooms at rear of the hotel very quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles 857kent, 24 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Rooms at the back are quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles chowdray, 20 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Needs lots of refurbishing - very old. Supposedly hot breakfast was not the best - oatmeal was not hot. Fruit was all gone. ”
 of 5 bubbles jonellg812, 29 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Rooms facing busy main street are noisy”
 of 5 bubbles leonidt158, 20 Dec 2016 | Read review
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