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Holiday Inn Express East Midlands Airport

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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Stirling, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Hotel very handy for attending BTCC at Donington circuit. Check in smooth. Room & bathroom clean, apart from the carpet which could do with a scrub. Wifi only worked in the reception/bar area which was just a nuisance! I Spoke to reception about it, they did not care just shrugged her shoulders & said they thought it was fixed &...

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

Hello JuRo69, Thank you for your review and for choosing our hotel for your Donington visit. I'm pleased that you found our hotel handy for your purpose whilst attending the nearby race track for an exciting weekend. I'm also glad to read that your room was clean. Housekeeping do their best in maintaining all decor in the building, rest assured...

Epsom Surrey
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Booked 3 of my team in over a weekend professional arranged luckily with the DM who is also their Guest Service Manager (Thanks Ryan) Full buffet breakfast from 06:30 worked out well for my team who had long days ahead. Frustratingly i nearly gave up on the Central Booking center in the Philippines as i couldn't understand what they were...

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

Hello Alphaone, Thank you very much for your five star review for our hotel. It was myself who dealt with your request and I am really happy to read that my excellent customer service skills were recognised in helping your team with their stay. Next time you would require information, please contact the hotel directly as we can assist with...

Bloxwich, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my partner stayed here Sunday 26th March 2017 as we were flying from East Midlands airport at 9.55am Monday morning. Hotel is in a great location we had a lovely view of the run way from our room which was lovely to watch the planes come in and take off. Very quiet couldn't hear anything considering we were...

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

Hello Abby L, Thank you for your review and for choosing our hotel for your stopover before your hliday the following day. I'm glad y enjoyed the view and comfort of your room, although the space was not suited to you I'm pleased to hear you experienced no noise disturbance from outside. Given our location to the airport, triple glazed...

Derby
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Well-cared for hotel a reasonable distance from East Midlands Airport, although not as confident as other contributors that it is but a short walk. Suggest driving to the airport short stay car park takes about 5 minutes. Bedroom standard for the chain, but bright, clean a,d what one expects. Breakfast fine. £5 charge to park overnight is perhaps rather steep....

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

Hello JeremyC485, Thank you for your review. I'm happy you chose us for your overnight stay before flying out the following day. I'm glad you enjoyed the comfort of your clean and bright room, just the right setting for a relaxed visit. The hotel generally receive praise for it's location, for the nearby airport, towns and major roads. I agree...

Chester, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Easy to find next to the airport and close to motorway network, with plenty of parking (£5 per night). Easy check in and out, usual fare in terms of bedroom (good) and facilities (bar and breakfast). All good

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

Hello Geoff F, Thank you for your review and for choosing us for your midweek stay. I'm glad you found us to be in a great location, for both the airport and nearby major roads. The perfect choice for business people alike. I'm also pleased to hear you enjoyed your bedroom too. I'm happy our facilities met your needs, particularly...

Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed for 2 nights as attending an event in Nottingham. Hotel is within walking distance from the airport however with cases in tow it would have been easier for us to get on the bus which you get directly outside the terminal arrival building and its stops right across the road from the hotel entrance. We arrived at the hotel...

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

Hello he1enm, Thank you so much for your five star review for our hotel. I'm pleased to hear you found us to be 'great'. A small but powerful word. I'm sure you're pleased to have chosen us for your stay whilst visiting Nottingham. We are fortunate to be a in a great location, most often praised because of the nearby...

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed here for a 2 night break whilst travelling to Leicester. This hotel has undergone a refurbishment which makes a massive difference to the rooms. Sofa beds, iron and ironing board, decent kettle, decent size flat screen TV, really clean, modern feeling, ample parking but it's 5.00 per night, air conditioning in all rooms, only criticism is that it...

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

Hello MrGee1234, Thank you for your review of our hotel and for choosing us for your Leicestershire visit. It's great to read you found us to be in a great location and also great value for money. It is correct the hotel had recently gone through a refurbishment stage, I'm glad to hear the work done is being commendably recognised...

Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Easy to get to super quick check in. 5-7 minute walk to airport would stay here again. Only 2 minutes from M1 rooms nice and big, we were in room 11 which I think is a family room Nice big bar area plenty of drinks to choice from

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

Hello david f, Thank you for your five star review for our hotel. I'm pleased to read you enjoyed your stay in one of our rooms, I'm glad the space inside them made your stay that little more comfortable. I agree our convenient location to the airport and nearby major motorways is quite an advantage for those jet setters and...

Lincoln
Reviewed 22 March 2017

Comfortable airport hotel. Good accommodation on airport site. Serves breakfast at 4am to facilitate early flights. Trouble with the booking of attached parking included in price. This was supposed to be arranged by Holiday Inn express confirmed in notification and verbally on arrival at the hotel at Jet 2 car park, which in fact was closed, but barrier at that...

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

Hello stevenn476, Thank you for your review. Firstly, I am grateful to read you chose us for your one night stopover before jetting off early the following day. I'm sorry to hear about the miscommunication you received whilst parking your vehicle at the airport. I must inform you that external parking is not the arrangement and responsibility of the hotel...

Kingston upon Hull, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 March 2017

Friendly, efficient staff and very clean hotel. The food was adequate and swiftly served albeit a little pricy.. £4.00 for a baked potato as a side dish! The breakfast was a good start to the day, and we will certainly stay here again.

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

Hello Dean H, Thank you for your review for our hotel. I'm glad you chose our hotel for your visit to the nearby race track at Donington - I hope you had a great day. I'm pleased to read how friendly and efficient our staff were during your stay and they made you feel welcome. Our restaurant offer simple fare...

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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 

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Address: Hunter Road, Castle Donington DE74 2TQ, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Derbyshire > Castle Donington
Price Range: €59 - €143 (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
Holiday Inn Derbyshire
Castle Donington Holiday Inn
Express East Midlands Airport
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#3 Romantic Hotel in Castle Donington
#5 Business Hotel in Castle Donington
#5 Family Hotel in Castle Donington
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