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Scunthorpe, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Only stayed here for 1 night but it was a pleasurable stay. We had a double room with sofa and there was everything we could possibly need and more. Bed was comfy too which is always a bonus. Very friendly and helpful staff. Continental breakfast is served from 4am and there was a good selection , hot breakfast is served...

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HolidayInnExpressEMA, Manager at Holiday Inn Express East Midlands Airport, responded to this review

Hello Susanne C, Thank you for your review for our hotel. I'm pleased to hear that your one night spent with us turned out to be a pleasurable one. I'm also pleased to hear you enjoyed your room also, particularly the bed as we have recently applied comfy new bedding which is proving to be very popular. It's great that...

Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

Room was clean and comfy, no issues with that. Staff friendly enough. Half decent if a little pricey bar, my only gripe was with dinner. I ordered the prawn twists to start, which were fine, the lasagne which followed, wouldn't have fed a baby. For £12 i expected a little more than a tiny square of lasagne and 2 bits...

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HolidayInnExpressEMA, Manager at Holiday Inn Express East Midlands Airport, responded to this review

Hello Alistair W, Thank you for your review for our hotel. I'm really pleased to hear that there were no issues regarding your guest room. Our housekeeping team will be happy to hear your comments, they take pride in their work and follow strict procedures to ensure our facilities are well looked after. I'm disappointed to hear you did not...

Exeter Devon
Reviewed 9 February 2017

Courteous staff and a clean comfortable room near to Airport Terminal. Had no issues with noise from either Aircraft or constant stream of freight lorries on the main road. Good breakfast with plenty of choices.

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HolidayInnExpressEMA, Manager at Holiday Inn Express East Midlands Airport, responded to this review

Hello BromhamBoy, Thank you for your review for our hotel. I'm happy to hear your enjoyed your night's stay with us in your clean and comfortable room. You will be pleased to know our rooms have triple glazing to extremely minimise the noise from outside, given our location to the nearby airport and main road. I'm glad this is proving...

yorkshire
Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

Having booked online and requested on site car parking at the agreed rate of £5 per night whilst i was out of UK, I was shocked and surprised to learn ( on arrival) that they wouldnt honour the £5 per night rate for parking. Instead they wanted £25 per night !! I was a bit taken aback to say the...

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HolidayInnExpressEMA, Manager at Holiday Inn Express East Midlands Airport, responded to this review

Hello hubblestef, Thank you for taking time to write us a review for our hotel. I am very sorry to hear about your disappointment regarding the miscommunication of the car parking. It is correct the hotel provides car parking overnight, which is discounted for residents. We also offer parking packages that are only available when booked in advance. Given the...

Durham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 January 2017

Brilliant hotel for a fantastic price per room per night which included breakfast. Staff are very polite and efficient. Rooms are spotlessly clean with a lovely comfortable bed complimented by a spacious and modern shower and everything you could possibly need for your stay without fuss. A credit to Holiday Inn Express.

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HolidayInnExpressEMA, Manager at Holiday Inn Express East Midlands Airport, responded to this review

Hello Tim M, Thank you very much for your five star review for our hotel. I am really happy to hear how 'superb' your stay was. I'm glad to hear how you found us to be excellent value with the added bonus of an inclusive breakfast; I expect you were able to fill up on some tasty items before leaving...

Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

Just stayed one night after a late night arrival at the airport. Lovely large room with tea making facilities. Very clean and comfortable. Our only criticism was difficulty in managing the heating system without having the fan going all night. I am sure this could have been resolved had we asked for assistance which we did not in view of...

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HolidayInnExpressEMA, Manager at Holiday Inn Express East Midlands Airport, responded to this review

Hello, Kathleen A! Thank you very much for your five star review for our hotel. I am really happy to hear you deemed us an 'excellent choice' for your one night stay. Although a short visit, it appears we did not disappoint. Housekeeping always do their very best so that each guest bedroom is to the highest standard of cleanliness,...

Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 January 2017

I usually fly from Manchester, but got a ski deal from East Midlands instead. We stayed in this hotel just over just off the motorway and could just about see the airport from the hotel, it was so close. We only stayed for about ten hours and left just as breakfast was opening. It was quick checkin and no-one was...

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HolidayInnExpressEMA, Manager at Holiday Inn Express East Midlands Airport, responded to this review

Hello, ChloeTr88! Thank you very much for your five star review for our hotel. I'm pleased to hear you chose us before your exciting adventure into the mountains. The hotel is located about a mile from the airport with easy access links via public transport and taxi services, bot which are available 24 hours a day. I'm glad you had...

Crowborough, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 January 2017

We Booked in for one night for as we had a business meeting early on Monday morning - the room was excellent comfortable and warm - everything we needed. Breakfast was good cooked or continental what ever one required Staff most helpful and knowledgeable an added bonus having a restaurant on site no need to go out to dinner after...

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HolidayInnExpressEMA, Manager at Holiday Inn Express East Midlands Airport, responded to this review

Hello, LynLyn38! Thank you for your review for our hotel and for choosing our hotel as a stopover before your business meeting. I'm glad you had a enjoyable stay inside our comfy and warm rooms. I expect this made way for a must needed peaceful night's sleep after a long drive. Breakfast is always included with us, I hope you...

London, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 January 2017

The hotel is an incredibly convenient location, right off the M1 and just 3 mins from East Midlands Airport. We booked a park and fly package, and you can do the night either at the start or end of the holiday (our flight landed late so we did it at the end) It was a great price, and included a...

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HolidayInnExpressEMA, Manager at Holiday Inn Express East Midlands Airport, responded to this review

Hello Emma C, Thank you very much for your five star review! I really enjoyed reading your review and how much of an excellent experience your stay with us had been. The issue regarding the taxi had been sorted by me and I must send over their apologies. I'm pleased to hear you had the opportunity to try out our...

Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 January 2017

I love staying here before my holiday its so relaxing the rooms warm and the showers lovely the towels are soft and its a great start before you fly the breakfast is help yourself to fruit toast cereals of all kinds fresh milk that's for early morning flights but the usual fried breakfast for later in the morning I think...

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HolidayInnExpressEMA, Manager at Holiday Inn Express East Midlands Airport, responded to this review

Hello, Chris B! Thank you very much for your review for our hotel. It's great to read that you have returned to us again and you love and enjoy your visit. I hope you had taken note of our recent refurbishment which included a new modern decor and comfy new bedding. We hope by providing a continental breakfast from as...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to contemporary Holiday Inn Express hotel at East Midlands Airport. With a great location, comfortable public areas & air conditioning in all guestrooms, you re sure of a great visit. We're just one mile from the airport and 35 miles from Alton Towers. Each of our 90 newly refurbished guestrooms have air-conditioning and free Wi-Fi. Family rooms can accommodate up to 2 adults & 2 children under 12 & feature a double bed and pull out sofabed, flat screen TVs, an en-suite with power shower, hairdryer & tea/coffee making facilities. Breakfast is included so you can help yourself to the Express Start buffet. For your convenience we also offer on-site car parking packages. The Holiday Inn Express' location is perfect for meetings with both the M1 Motorway & East Midlands Airport just minutes away ensuring easy access for delegates. Nottingham East Midlands Airport is served by major airlines including Jet2, Ryanair and Thomson so we regularly welcome international guests for meetings in our 4 conference rooms which can accommodate up to 40 delegates. The Great Room is an informal place in which to relax with breakfast, chill out with a drink from the bar or enjoy an evening meal from our tasty menu. Our hotel is also a great location for visiting Derby and Nottingham, Donington Park Race Circuit, Donington Open Air Market, the Peak District or Alton Towers. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Holiday Inn Express East Midlands Airport

Address: Hunter Road, Castle Donington DE74 2TQ, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Derbyshire > Castle Donington
Price Range: ₹ 3,927 - ₹ 9,424 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Holiday Inn Express East Midlands Airport 3*
Number of rooms: 90
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Also Known As:
Holiday Inn Express East Midlands Airport Hotel Castle Donington
Express Castle Donington
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Express East Midlands Airport
Holiday Inn Express East Midlands Airport Castle Donington, England
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#3 Romantic Hotel in Castle Donington
#6 Business Hotel in Castle Donington
#6 Family Hotel in Castle Donington
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