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Holiday Inn Express Portsmouth - Gunwharf Quays

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The Holiday Inn Express Portsmouth hotel is located within Gunwharf Quays which is a vibrant waterfront development offering a number of attractions, including over 95 designer clothing outlets,over 25 restaurants & bars, a cinema, ten pin bowling, casino and comedy club. The Holiday Inn Express Portsmouth Hotel is ideally located for business or leisure breaks. It comprises 130 en-suite bedrooms and 2 modern meeting rooms, all with comfort cooling, natural daylight and free wifi throughout the hotel. The Great room and lounge area situated on the first floor offers drinks and relaxation in the evening, as well as a free continental breakfast with hot favourites which include scrambled egg, sausages & baked beans in the morning. Undercover secure parking is available in the award winning main Gunwharf Quays car park, all Hotel guests receive discounted rates for car parking in the main Gunwharf Quays car park, first twenty four hours or first exit is free of charge and then second 24 hours or exit and thereafter are charged at £2. Access to trains, buses and ferries are all within walking distance. Southampton International Airport is 22 miles away. Convenient access to all of Portsmouth's many attractions, including the Spinnaker Tower, The Historic Dockyard, Portsmouth Old Town with its cobbled streets and the waterfront, filled with traditional pubs and restaurants are all within walking distance. PLEASE NOTE: THE HOLIDAY INN EXPRESS - PORTSMOUTH GUNWHARF QUAYS HAS DEDICATED DISABLED CAR SPACES OUTSIDE THE HOTEL ENTRANCE, WITH A DROP OFF/PICK UP FACILITY BY THE FRONT DOOR. THERE IS APPROX A 3 MINUTE WALK FROM THE UNDERGROUND CAR PARK TO HOTEL
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Property amenities
Breakfast included
Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Business Centre with Internet Access
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-smoking hotel
Paid Wifi
Wheelchair Access
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Air conditioning
Non-smoking rooms
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99Great for walkers
Grade: 99 out of 100
63Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
24Attractionswithin 0.5 km
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From the moment of our arrival till the time we left, the staff were wonderful, friendly, helpful, smiling. The hotel is almost perfectly located especially for the Historic Dockyard. I say "almost" because our room was opposite a casino/late night bar, and the noise of
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I stayed at the Holiday Inn Express Gunwharf Quays in Portsmouth from March 20th to March 21st. I checked in at about 7pm. After moving into my room, I entered the bath room to use the toilet. At this point I discovered that the toilet seat had small, but clearly visible
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We were let down when another hotel closed without notice. Holiday Inn Express managed to find us 11 extra rooms at a very busy time. The rooms were ideally situated, clean and comfortable. The staff were extremely helpful. The disability room was ideal. Breakfast was very
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The room was clean and comfortable and, being on the side of the hotel away from the shops, very quiet. Plenty of choice at the breakfast buffet, although it got a bit busy soon after we arrived. Easy parking and a great location if you're intent on shopping at Gunwharf.
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Last minute accomodation needs found us forced to book here Very clean and comfortable but pricey for tourists. Most guests seemed to be business travellers which more often is a good sign however we found this to /be one of the more expensive overnight stays in the south
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Holiday inn use Gunwharf car park. It’s free for 24 hours if you stay at hotel then £2 a day. If you visiting hotel to see someone it’s probably normal price. Which is £4 for 3 hours. Next door to hotel.
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how do I get my free nights parking and how much per 24 hours after that.
how do I get the free nights parking
check with hotel reception.
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Is there a hair dryer in the rooms?
yes there is
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Is there free parking? If so where is the car park located?
as already advised - the hotel has parking areas in the underground car park to the shopping village - and I am sure it was free - but I cant recall.
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"Ty to get a room that is not opposite the casino/late bar"
"Room overlooking shops"
"Cant help on this occasion"
"This hotel is in desperate need of an overhaul. No advice to give unfortunately"
"One side of hotel has a view of the pedestrian precinct whereas the other side views of flats"
US$101 - US$225 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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