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Reviewed yesterday NEW

This is a perfectly nice Holiday Inn hotel. Brilliantly positioned for the airport. However, what lifts it to the exceptional level are the staff. They were uniformly polite, helpful and fun. We really cannot fault it

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Hotel itself is very nice and lovely. The two of us stayed for one night as visiting friends in the area. First - receptionist, had unwelcoming attitude. Second - restaurant smelled so so so bad of fish that after booking a table and ordering drinks we left without having dinner or finishing drinks + restaurant manager with the same attitude...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Visited in February and used as base to meet up with friends. Its the 3rd time I've stayed here and its good for a brief stay. Check in is simple, we'd prepaid, we were asked if we wanted to open an account for incidentals which we decided not to so and opted to pay as we went along. Rooms are...

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Thank Sunny636
Halesworth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

You can't get much nearer than this to an airport check in desk! Right by car park three. Nice big room with nice big bed, excellent bathroom and nothing really to fault at all. Reception a bit slow. Restaurant full so had not very impressive meal in the bar. Good views from the top across the airport. Good service from...

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Over all not a bad hotel, the rooms are big enough, but the carpet needs cleaning and at 100 pounds a night thats not good enough, again £7.50 a day to park a car at the hotel, to much! We had 2 beers and 2 small glasses of wine £26 again to much, luckily we are only staying the one...

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Dagenham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

One night stop over as had an early flight to Spain. Rooms were clean spacious and well equipped ,especially liked that the cups were mug size rather than cup and saucer (morning coffee very important). Staff were very friendly and the Hotel is such a good location for the Airport. Great restaurant and coffee shop. The only downside was that...

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Naples, Florida
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great stay at the hotel, rooms spacious and enough room with two adults and two kids, sofa pull out bed very comfortable , Breakfast very good, bar area in the evening also great, staff very nice, room over looking airport , in which the kids loved, clean, comfortable hotel and would stay again

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Rohit S, General Manager at Holiday Inn Southend, responded to this review

Dear guest We are very pleased to get a positive feedback from you.We take pride in delivering our guest a great stay in safe, modern, friendly and a comfortable environment. I am glad we kept to our promise. I will make sure I will take these comments to my team. The breakfast team members and reception team members will particularly...

uk essex
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is lovely for a cup of coffee and cake . You are looking right over the airport runway . The evening menu looked great , I'll have to persuade someone to take me . The staff were very friendly . The cake I had was delicious it's now my regular coffee place

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Rohit S, General Manager at Holiday Inn Southend, responded to this review

Dear guest We are very pleased to get a positive feedback from you.We take pride in delivering our guest a great experience in a modern, friendly and a comfortable environment. I am glad we kept to our promise. I will make sure I will take these comments to my team. We really appreciate your repeat business. We look forward to...

Southend
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came to the hotel to have a break from the traditional New Year's Eve celebrations with my partner. Check in was easy and stress free, whilst we were getting our key, we were pre warned about the parties going on in both the downstairs function room and the bar on the upper level, got to the room which overlooked Southend....

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Burton upon Trent, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Top hotel perfect for a stay in Southend on Sea, the room was spacious clean and very relaxing. Location was perfect just a short drive from the sea front and great access to Leigh on Sea. Staff were so helpful.

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Rohit S, General Manager at Holiday Inn Southend, responded to this review

Dear guest We are very pleased to get a positive feedback from you.We take pride in delivering our guest a great stay in safe, modern, friendly and a comfortable environment. I am glad we kept to our promise. I will make sure I will take these comments to my team. We look forward to server you again Regards

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Banquet Room
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Stay excited……The spectacular Holiday Inn Southend opened on 01st October 2012 !Stay relaxed……The hotel is the latest addition to the Holiday Inn portfolio and has 129 air conditioned bedrooms and features 27 executive rooms and 4 King superior rooms.Stay unique……In a first for Holiday Inn in the UK, the five-storey hotel also houses a fully sound-proofed rooftop bar and restaurant (1935 Rooftop Restaurant & Bar) offering spectacular views of London Southend airport and surrounding Essex countryside. The restaurant is open every day for breakfast, lunch and dinner (open to non residents also), and the bar if open for coffee and range of beverages from 10am - 11pm daily.Stay connected……Holiday Inn Southend will also offer a variety of conference and banqueting facilities, plus a choice of meeting rooms for up to 140 people and is within 40 minutes of central London.Stay devoted…..Choose Holiday Inn Southend for your Essex wedding venue, with flexible facilities we can help make it a day to remember. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Holiday Inn Southend

Address: 77 Eastwoodbury Crescent, Southend-on-Sea SS2 6XG, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Essex > Southend-on-Sea
Price Range: €75 - €119 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Holiday Inn Southend 4*
Number of rooms: 129
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Holiday Inn Southend Southend-On-Sea, Essex
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#2 Luxury Hotel in Southend-on-Sea
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“Odd number rooms overlook the airport....”
 of 5 bubbles Sunny636, 20 Feb 2017 | Read review
“High floor”
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“Even though by the airport room was very quiet”
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“Have a room facing the airport if you can”
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