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Holiday Inn Express London-Swiss Cottage

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Melbourne
Reviewed 29 January 2012

I picked this hotel because I was visiting London for a few days to see friends who live within walking distance. I was please with my choice, the rooms are clean & safe, the breakfast suffices and it's pretty good value for money. Nothing fancy but somewhere modern & clean to sleep & keep your stuff.

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2Thank ddv73
Mumbai
Reviewed 29 January 2012

I had to travel to London on business second week of January 2012 and needed to stay at a decent, reasonably priced hotel in a central location. Being a Holiday Inn Priority Club member, I first researched Holiday Inn locations in or close to Central London. I finally settled on the Holiday Inn Express, Swiss Cottage. I must say the...

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2Thank TravellerIND
Cape Town, South Africa
Reviewed 23 January 2012

We spent 3 nights in this hotel and had a great time. We were a family of four (2 Adults and 2 Teenagers) and found the room a little small but we spent very little time in the room. There is coffee\tea making facilities in the room and no problem getting more coffee\sugar\milk if needed. Rooms were clean, staff were...

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Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 January 2012

Booked last minute, we had a great deal which included breakfast and a family room with two young children. The hotel was ideal as it was a stone's throw away from the tube station (so not long to walk in the dark with two kids) and only a short tube journey to the centre. Room was a family room and...

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Sweden
Reviewed 17 January 2012

All London hotels should go and study here as this Hotel knows how to get it right!!! From the moment you walk in, you are made to feel so welcome as the reception staff make you feel right at home!!! This is my second stay at this hotel, first in December 2011 and now in January 2012 and I can't...

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Ipswich, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 January 2012

Basic but clean and contemporary. Also, located on busy road!

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Singapore
Reviewed 12 January 2012

This is my second trip, having stayed here in Sep. Again the excellent location was enormously helpful, and its proximity to the FInchley road Underground station and the Finchley and Frognal overland station provided plenty of travel and connection options to practically anywhere in London. Room was modern and clean, with a large double bed and a sofa which could...

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2Thank unfrequentflyer
Norwich,England
Reviewed 28 December 2011

Myself, wife, mother in law and 1 year old stayed here for 1 night at end of Nov 11. This was mainly for tea at the Ritz which worked out to be about 20 mins away all told. The hotel is reasonably family friendly with good lift space. It's 5 min walk away from the tube. Hotel is in very...

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Vancouver
Reviewed 20 December 2011

In London for business at Wembly Stadium, this hotel was a nice choice in between the city and the stadium. The value was good for a small, comfortable hotel with some options for shopping and eating close by and across the street from the tube station. Breakfast, which is included was good, but internet, which was not included, was bad....

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malaysia
Reviewed 19 December 2011

The hotel is in a good location, not too far from central london (within zone 2) with a tube station just minutes away on foot. The room was clean and functional, basically everything worked, though the tv was outdated. There is also a mall just opposite the hotel, with a supermarket and coffee etc so its quite convenient. The broadband...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
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: €95 - €168 (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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“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
“Main road fronting so you can expect some traffic noise but not above the average”
 of 5 bubbles johndD4090BY, 19 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Rooms to the rear away from Finchley Road are quieter.”
  • Car park and gardens - quiet.
  • Desk, TV
  • Twin bed, lighting options.
  • Storage space - room air conditioned.
 of 5 bubbles C6631CHmartinw, 7 Dec 2016 | Read review
“We asked for a quite room and got one at the back on first floor. Was very quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles IanY555, 21 Nov 2016 | Read review
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