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14 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

I enjoyed my brief stay here. I was particularly impressed by the quality of staff at this Holiday Inn. Everyone I came across at Reception and in the Restaurant & Bar was friendly, warm, productive and highly professional. The menu was large with a variety of options and the food was of a high quality. The bed was really comfortable... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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294 reviews
96 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 178 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Nice easy to find hotel located just off the road and plenty of parking. Greeted and dispatched off to my room, dropped my bags off and went to the bar. Bar staff great and very friendly; the bar did shut at 11:30 without a last order shout, but you can get a drink from the bar after this via the... More 

Thank Steve5839
Anjay T, General Manager at Holiday Inn Ipswich, responded to this review

Dear Steve5839 Thank you for posting a review on trip advisor. I am delighted to read that you enjoyed your stay. We are currently in discussions with our internet provider regarding our internet speed. As we provide free internet the speed is determined by the number of devices being used. We are working on it to see how the problem... More 

Level Contributor
3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here for two weeks on business. Comfortable and clean hotel, nice bar and good gym facilities. The food is of a good standard. Staff very pleasant and welcoming. On the downside, the WiFi is unusable. It is ok for browsing on a tablet and possibly email (if you are patient) but forget any remote office connectivity. Much easier to... More 

Thank Matt W
Anjay T, General Manager at Holiday Inn Ipswich, responded to this review

Dear Matt W Thank you for your review.I am delighted to read that you enjoyed your stay. We are due an internet upgrade very soon . Kind regards AnjayTalwar General Manager More 

Durham, England, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stopped here for a night en route to Harwich to join a cruise. Check in was fine, but could have been better. Spotless and comfortable executive room. Being Sunday, it was a very cheap deal. However, being Sunday, it meant the restaurant was closed, so was forced to choose from a very limited menu in the bar . Excellent breakfast.... More 

Thank Frank P
Anjay T, General Manager at Holiday Inn Ipswich, responded to this review

Dear Frank P Thank you for your review. I am sorry there were aspects of your stay that could have been better. We are in the process of getting approval to get our drive way lit . I have passed on your comments to the head Chef regarding Sundays menu offering . We only offer a reduced menu due to... More 

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75 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Good hotel, good breakfast (check if on offer (half price on arrival) Room fine but a tiny bathroom Brew facilitators and indoor pool etc The most friendly and helpful helpful staff from Reception , dining room, bar and cleaning ladies We will return

Thank Antares123
Anjay T, General Manager at Holiday Inn Ipswich, responded to this review

Dear Antares123 Thank you for the lovely review, I am delighted to read your review and will pass on the positive comments you made about all the staff. I look forward to welcoming you again Kind regards Anjay Talwar General Manager More 

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9 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The room was very good, clean and warm. The bed king size had a double quilt on it in a king size duvet cover, and it didn't quite fit. however we both had a good nights sleep. We ate there in the evening and were very disappointed with the meal. We ordered fish and chips and the fish was coated... More 

Thank lfachWales
Anjay T, General Manager at Holiday Inn Ipswich, responded to this review

Dear IfachWales Thank you for your review. I am sorry you did not enjoy your fish and chips, I have passed on your comments to my Head Chef and we will relook at the recipe for our fish batter. I am delighted to read that you enjoyed the breakfast and had a great nights sleep. Once again thank you for... More 

Ipswich, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Never stayed at the hotel but frequently at the gym. Don't expect David Lloyd or anything close to it, but quite nice as its small an rarely gets to busy. However the men's changing room is tiny an a nightmare if there is more than 3-4 people getting changed at once

Thank rbuckoo
Anjay T, General Manager at Holiday Inn Ipswich, responded to this review

Dear rbuckoo Thank you for the great review regarding our Spirit health club. We do pride ourselves on the friendly atmosphere we provide at the club. Look forward to seeing you again soon Kind regards Anjay Talwar General Manager More 

Southampton, United Kingdom
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68 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 October 2016

Needed somewhere to stay whilst visiting parent in hospital. We had a lovely quiet room at the back of the building, the bed was very comfy and the bathroom was small but perfectly formed with a lovely walk in shower. Ate there on the first night meal was good. Breakfasts were lovely. Plenty of hot choice. Staff very helpful and... More 

Thank Anne H
Anjay T, General Manager at Holiday Inn Ipswich, responded to this review

Dear Anne H Thank you for your review. We are delighted to read you enjoyed your stay and look forward to welcoming you back. Kind regards AnjayTalwar General Manager More 

Dover, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

Staff were all very helpful, particularly helpful to my disabled husband. Made you feel like a special guest at the Hotel.even gave us a bag of ice when my daughter sprained her ankle. Layout of hotel was good and bedrooms were a good size. House keeping were really good every day. Restaurant was good but we had the set menu... More 

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Anjay T, General Manager at Holiday Inn Ipswich, responded to this review

Dear JediXon Thank you for the superb review. I am delighted to read that you were happy with your stay and the facilities within the hotel. I will pass on your lovely comments to the team . Next time you want to relax again , please come and visit us again. Kind regards Anjay Talwar General Manager More 

Birmingham, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 October 2016

Great place to stay - room great clean tidy - parking great - staff great - One downside - there is a bar menu and a restaurant menu only difference is restaurant menu offers steaks - which I fancied - restaurant empty - asked at bar If I could have a steak answer NO - my god in Europe they... More 

Thank eddiebullen
Anjay T, General Manager at Holiday Inn Ipswich, responded to this review

Dear Eddiebullen Thank you for reviewing our hotel. I am glad you thought we were a great place to stay. I am sorry that you could not have a steak in the bar. This should have never happened and you are correct the only question you should have been asked was how you would have liked it cooked. I have... More 

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Ideally situated just off the A12/A14 interchange, this Ipswich hotel is only 4 miles from Ipswich Town Centre and Ipswich Football Club. Close to all amenities and a perfect base for visiting East Anglia, including the Suffolk beaches at Felixstowe & Aldeburgh, Constable Country & Dedham. A relaxed, informal hotel, ideal for business close to Adastral Park, or pleasure, together with a welcoming atmosphere will ensure a pleasant stay. The hotel has 108 guest bedrooms, all with air-conditioning & wireless high speed internet access. All of our bedrooms are non smoking - we have 20 Executive rooms, a selection of Family guest rooms and inter-connecting rooms. Our guests can also make use of the ample free car parking on site. Guests can enjoy dining and relaxing in the restaurant with an extensive choice off the A la Carte Menu or one of our Chef's Specials, and a bar which offers a wide range of refreshments, lighter meals and snacks. Kids also Stay & Eat Free*. The Spirit Health and Fitness Club boasts a fully equipped gym, steam room, sauna, jacuzzi and Beauty Rituals beauty therapist. The hotel has 8 conference rooms and we can accommodate one to one interviews, or up to 120 delegates theatre style. We offer competitive 24hr rates and Day Delegate packages. *Terms & Conditions apply. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Holiday Inn Ipswich

Address: London Road, Ipswich IP2 0UA, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > East Anglia > Suffolk > Ipswich
Price Range: ₹ 4,432 - ₹ 7,228 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Holiday Inn Ipswich 3*
Number of rooms: 108
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“ask for room at the back”
 of 5 bubbles anneh357, 27 Oct 2016 | Read review
“The premium rooms are good value and include extras such as bottled water.”
 of 5 bubbles PavlH, 13 Oct 2016 | Read review
“A ground floor based hotel so you could be a long way from the exit.”
 of 5 bubbles Vicky249, 7 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Hotel is within a quite location.”
 of 5 bubbles Paul_02_2013, 5 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Ensure you get a twin or ask for a room with a king-size bed, and ask to be near reception.”
 of 5 bubbles Bloomers59, 29 Aug 2016 | Read review
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