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Cwmbran, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Friendly welcoming team at the hotel. Our room was really good and very clean, with everything we needed. Breakfast was delicious, with buffet style hot freshly cooked food along with a variety of cereals, yogurt, croissants,and muffins. Excellent hotel for a chilled weekend break.

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309 reviews
38 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 126 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The hotel is further from the railway station than it seems on the map and would seem even longer in bad weather. The journey seems shorter without bags and there is plenty to see on the walk into town which takes you over the river Avon. You can catch a number 1 bus from bay 13 at bus station (next... More 

Thank John B
BathGuestServiceMgr, Manager at Holiday Inn Express Bath, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to share your kind review regarding your stay. I'm pleased to see you enjoyed your stay and found our requirements met your needs during your duration. We appreciate all feedback we given from our guests. We hope to welcome you back in the near future. Kind regards, Sam More 

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100 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Have to say I was impressed with this hotel which is perfect for business stays or a group of friends visiting Bath. No unnecessary frills but the rooms are large, well appointed, clean and new with a comfortable waiting area in Reception. There is no additional charge for parking or breakfast with nice touches like free takeaway coffee. Staff could... More 

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BathGuestServiceMgr, Manager at Holiday Inn Express Bath, responded to this review

Good Morning, Thank you for taking the time to review our hotel in regards to your recent stay. We are pleased that you enjoyed the stay within the hotel. We are also glad that our free car parking and welcoming reception area stood out throughout your stay. With our 24/7 manned reception desk we always ensure our guests are given... More 

Reading, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Holiday Inn Express Bath is a great budget hotel within walking distance of the city centre. This is a destination hotel, as in you stay here to explore Bath - not to hang out all day in the hotel and it suits its purpose perfectly! It's clean, fairly modern and reasonably priced for what it is. The staff were great... More 

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St Austell, United Kingdom
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48 reviews
21 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We stayed here for one Night at the end of November for the Christmas Market. Upon arrival we were checked in without any problems. The room was very clean and a decent size too, the Lift took a while to get to us so we just used the stairs as this was quicker! The Car Park is rather small and... More 

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BathGuestServiceMgr, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Express Bath, responded to this review

Dear guest, thank you ever so much for such a genuine and honest review! We appreciate your feedback, as we seek to improve our service through it, and i am rather glad, on this occasion, you had a fantastic stay and enjoyed the facilities and services we offer. It's brilliant to see how much you enjoyed the newly refurbished room... More 

Somerset, England
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81 reviews
26 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 279 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I stayed in the Holiday Inn Express in Bath for one night on one of our regular theatre trips. We chose that hotel as Bath was overcrowded due of the Christmas market but we were really rather disappointed. The room, at £243, was exorbitantly expensive even for Bath and even allowing for the fact that there was... More 

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Leamington Spa, United Kingdom
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113 reviews
41 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 126 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here whilst on business for two night. Arrived very late the first night and had real trouble getting a parking space. There are only around 60 spaces and around 120 rooms ! Fortunately I managed to park right outside the entrance .. But be warned you needs to arrive early to be assured of a space on site. Parking... More 

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped overnight whilst spending a couple of days in Bath and the hotel was fantastic value in an excellent position to see all the sights this lovely town has to offer. We arrived at 12:30pm at the hotel car park and found a space with no problems at all. The receptionist was very welcoming and advised that the car par... More 

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BathGuestServiceMgr, Manager at Holiday Inn Express Bath, responded to this review

Good Morning, Thank you for taking the time to review our hotel in regards to your recent stay with us. We are very pleased that overall our hotel has been of benefit to you and that everything during your stay has been very pleasant. We do try our best to ensure when guests arrive we have some available rooms for... More 

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We are a regular Holiday in customers and this is the first time with a Horrible experience...Horrible night! we couldn't sleep at all, the AA was too noisy and the temperature was changing every half hour (too cold or too hot). The room view horrible (a cemetery) The personal was not friendly at all. Food average, no many options. Just... More 

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BathGuestServiceMgr, Manager at Holiday Inn Express Bath, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to share your review regarding your stay with us. We appreciate all feedback we get given from our guests. I'm sorry to see you did not enjoy your stay with us. If you wish to discuss this further you can contact us via email at info@expressbath.co.uk. Kind regards, Sam Guest Service Manager More 

Ascot, United Kingdom
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45 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed here for my birthday weekend away and although we had a couple of problems,firstly we were given the wrong room number,so that was embarrassing. Once we got into our room the electricity tripped. In fairness to the receptionist she was very good & dealt with everything really. We didn't get her name but she had dark hair &... More 

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Emma_Fowles, Manager at Holiday Inn Express Bath, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thank you for your review following your recent stay with us. I'm pleased you enjoyed your birthday weekend! My apologies you encountered a few issues however I'm pleased that Laura was able to rectify them swiftly. We do advertise that we are a 10-15 minute walk from the centre of town so my apologies if we weren't central... More 

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  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Wheelchair Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Stay at the popular Holiday Inn Express Bath hotel and explore Bath's historic city centre on foot. Holiday Inn Express Bath's modern interior contrasts with its warm, honey-coloured Bath stone exterior. We're a short stroll from the historic city centre, where you can take your time with a relaxing session at Thermae Bath Spa. We are also close to Bath Spa train station for regular trains to London Paddington and Bristol Airport is a 40-minute drive. We're 10 minutes' drive from meetings at Bath's 3 Ministry of Defence offices and the University of Bath campus. Bath Spa University is only 5 minutes from Holiday Inn Express Bath by car. Avoid the traffic when visiting Helphire Group PLC and Amdocs, minutes away on Lower Bristol Road. The convenient Holiday Inn Express Bath is a 10-minute walk to the elegant Pump Room at the Roman Baths and the Grade I-listed Royal Crescent. Learn how the city inspired one of England's favorite writers at nearby Jane Austen Centre. Kids love mini-safaris at Longleat's rambling estate, a 30-minute drive away. Wake up to sausages, baked beans, scrambled eggs and more as part of the inclusive breakfast buffet and watch Bath come to life from the windows of the airy Great Room. Our friendly Front Desk team will give you information on day trips to Glastonbury and Stonehenge. 60 free onsite parking spaces are available and allocated on a first come first served basis. Wi-Fi is free. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Holiday Inn Express Bath

Address: Lower Bristol Road / Brougham Hayes, Bath BA2 3QU, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Somerset > Bath
Price Range: €81 - €276 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Holiday Inn Express Bath 3*
Number of rooms: 126
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“Rooms at the back overlook the cemetery and are very quiet.”
  • Pulteney Bridge over the Avon
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“Check the price of other nearby hotels for comparison before booking Holiday Inn Express.”
 of 5 bubbles JohnAndrews, 27 Nov 2016 | Read review
“We stayed on the top floor - 3rd floor. Nice and quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles ollie412015, 21 Nov 2016 | Read review
“I had a first floor room which over looked the car park which was absolutely fine”
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