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Days Inn Leicester Forest East M1

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Manchester
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed here with my son on route to a sporting event. Receptionist was polite and as helpful. Didn't get very much sleep at all though. Room was baking hot and couldn't turn the heater off. The room overlooked a very busy truck stop so was too noisy to open the window. The walls are paper thin so we spent a...

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JamieLeighRamadaDays, Guest Relations Manager at Days Inn Leicester Forest East M1, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and apologies for any disruption you encountered. Should you re-book in the future please do not hesitate to contact the hotel requesting a room away from the truck park and on the top floor to ensure noise is to a minimal. Please book via our website quoting 'Loyalty' to receive £5.00 off. Best wishes Jamie-Leigh...

Hampshire
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great place to stay. Staff friendly and helpful. Rooms very quiet despite the motorway. I stay every year.

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JamieLeighRamadaDays, Guest Relations Manager at Days Inn Leicester Forest East M1, responded to this review

Hi Diane, it is very pleasing to hear such lovely comments so thank you very much for sharing your review for Days Inn Leicester Forest East. Myself and the team look forward to welcoming you back again in the future. Should you book via our website please enter 'Loyalty' to receive £5.00 off your booking. Best wishes Jamie-Leigh Rapp E:...

Chester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 December 2016

Accommodation great....,but reward system needs reviewing. Signed up to Wyndham and assured that 1pm departure was then free. ..but then charged £10 cash, by a different receptionist on day of departure, totally contradicting check in (male) receptionist reassurance!!

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JamieLeighRamadaDays, Guest Relations Manager at Days Inn Leicester Forest East M1, responded to this review

Thank you for your review, can you please email me directly with your review, the date you stayed and the name your booking was under so this can be looked into further? Kind regards Jamie-Leigh Rapp E: Jamie-leigh.rapp@welcomebreak.co.uk

Liverpool, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

Stayed here for one night and have to say the staff were friendly and helpful and rooms comfy. Needs a lick of paint. But hey don't let that put you off excellent value. There is a pub within five minutes bout you have all the usual service station shops.

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JamieLeighRamadaDays, Guest Relations Manager at Days Inn Leicester Forest East M1, responded to this review

Thank you for reviewing Days Inn Leicester Forest East, we are very grateful for your feedback and are pleased to hear that you enjoyed your overall stay with us. Myself and the team hope to welcome you back again in the foreseeable future. Best wishes Jamie-Leigh Rapp E: Jamie-leigh.rapp@welcomebreak.co.uk

Kent
Reviewed 7 December 2016

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Perth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 December 2016

Have stayed here many times on business, this was my first stay for a weekend away. Tarik (apologies if I have spelt your name wrong, you'll have to complain to me on the next visit!) was brilliant, as always. Friendly and helpful. Room warm and clean as always. A good base for a Christmas shopping trip.

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JamieLeighRamadaDays, Guest Relations Manager at Days Inn Leicester Forest East M1, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review, it is extremely pleasing to hear such positive feedback following your stay with us. Myself and the team look forward to your next stay at Days Inn Leicester Forest East. Should you book directly via our website please quote 'Loyalty' to receive £5.00 off your booking. Best wishes Jamie-Leigh Rapp E: Jamie-leigh.rapp@welcomebreak.co.uk

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

I booked 3 rooms at this hotel, 6 family members, firstly the rooms: clean tidy and comfortable, tea facilities, trouser press, bathroom was clean, bit outdated decor, but reasonable rooms. Out of 6 of us, 5 of us had a good sleep, beds were comfortable, rooms were well heated ( cold outside) I requested a one ground floor room, staff...

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JamieLeighRamadaDays, Guest Relations Manager at Days Inn Leicester Forest East M1, responded to this review

Thank you for your review following your stay at Days Inn Leicester Forest East, myself and the team are happy to hear that your stay was a pleasant experience and overall a suitable stop over. We hope to welcome you back again in the foreseeable future. Best wishes Jamie-Leigh Rapp E: Jamie-leigh.rapp@welcomebreak.co.uk

Louisville
Reviewed 30 November 2016

Don't take your wife there. It is a truck stop hotel, located in a service area along the M1 highway, between a parking lot and a petrol garage. Decor is old, carpets smell, and amenities cheap. Ambiance zero. You get what you pay for, and no more.

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JamieLeighRamadaDays, Guest Relations Manager at Days Inn Leicester Forest East M1, responded to this review

Thank you for your review, we are sorry to hear that you did not enjoy your stay with us; can you please email me directly with your review, the date you stayed and the name your booking was under so your comments can be looked in to further. Kind regards Jamie-Leigh Rapp E: Jamie-leigh.rapp@welcomebreak.co.uk

Reviewed 29 November 2016 via mobile

My husband, son and I stayed here as a stop off between travelling from Leeds to Aylesbury. Upon arrival the receptionist (a tall Asian male who's name slips my mind) was very friendly and welcoming! He attempted to find us a closer room as we were in room 131 which was the furthest away, when he saw I had a...

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JamieLeighRamadaDays, Guest Relations Manager at Days Inn Leicester Forest East M1, responded to this review

Hi Lesley, thank you for your review, it is very encouraging to hear that your stay exceeded your expectations and was overall a memorable experience. We hope to have another opportunity to welcome you and your family back in the future. Best wishes Jamie-Leigh Rapp E: Jamie-leigh.rapp@welcomebreak.co.uk

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Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

Have stayed here for one night. The rooms were spacious, beds and bedding lovely clean and fresh, bathroom clean with shower, plenty of hot water, provided shower gel and hand wash, the towels were white and soft.. Hair drier, trouser press, plenty of coffee and tea, Yorkshire tea bags too lovely.. We were on the ground floor but after late...

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JamieLeighRamadaDays, Guest Relations Manager at Days Inn Leicester Forest East M1, responded to this review

Thank you for reviewing Days Inn Leicester Forest East, we strive to ensure that our guests have the best stay possible so it is great to hear that your stay was enjoyable and overall a suitable stay for your stop over. Myself and the team hope to welcome you back in the future. Best wishes Jamie-Leigh Rapp E: Jamie-leigh.rapp@welcomebreak.co.uk

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Days Inn Leicester Forest East is located 3 miles from Leicester City Centre and Train Station. It offers en suite rooms with free Wi-Fi, a 24-hour reception and free parking. Rooms feature a flat-screen Freeview TV offering over 80 different channels. The bright and airy rooms also include a hairdryer and tea/coffee making facilities. Situated between junction 21/21a of the M1 motorway, this Days Inn is a 20-minute drive from East Midlands Airport. Nottingham and Birmingham are both within a 30-minute drive.Local attractions such as The National Space Centre, Leicester Racecourse, Mallory Park, Donington Race Track & Silverstone are all located nearby. For added value children up to the age of 12 years stay and eat free. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Days Inn Leicester Forest East M1

Address: Welcome Break Service Area J21/21a M1 | Leicester Forest East, Leicester LE3 3GB, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Leicestershire > Leicester
Price Range: £36 - £63 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Days Inn Leicester Forest East M1 2*
Number of rooms: 90
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Days Inn Leicester Forest East Hotel Leicester
Leicester Days Inn
Days Inn Leicester Forest East M1 Leicestershire
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“On the parking lot side, which would be away from the petrol garage lights.”
 of 5 bubbles LouisvilleJoe, 30 Nov 2016 | Read review
“They do excecute rooms but for a stop over standard will do.”
 of 5 bubbles 179davidpp, 16 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Away from northbound carriageway”
 of 5 bubbles WendyW146, 13 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Executive Room is probably worth a bit extra”
 of 5 bubbles LRMacKenzie, 12 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Don't stay!”
 of 5 bubbles anthonya340, 7 Aug 2016 | Read review
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