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Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

I visited this hotel for a weekend with my girlfriend, it has been one of the best of many we've visited in different countries. Great staff, lovely breakfast, very well equipped for the price, less than 15 minutes away from Belfast Int. Airport

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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We've been here twice now and find this hotel a good location for many activities in this area. Staff is very pleasant and always makes sure we have a nice stay. The rooms are clean and efficient. Breakfast is very good. Easy to get to many point of interest in Antrim and along the north coast.

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Belfast, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here for one night for a work trip as it was cheap and convenient, and as such I was not expecting much from the hotel. The room was fine in terms of size and cleanliness, however the lift smelled of vomit, which seemed not to have been cleaned up properly so I took the stairs! The shower was awful,...

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Preston, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

​My key criteria for staying away, unless it's a special event, are staff attitude, cleanliness of my room, comfortable firm bed, temperature of the room and the quality of shower/bath. Staff were all friendly and helpful, my room was clean although the temperature control was fiddly. The bed was comfortable but the real let-down was the "adequate" shower. There was...

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IHGService, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express Antrim M2, JCT.1, responded to this review

Dear Jane_Ellen_H, Thank you for leaving a comprehensive review, highlighting not only the bad but also the good points of your stay. We are very happy to read that you found our staff friendly and helpful and the beds comfortable. It is our goal to consistently provide superior service and accommodations at our hotel and your comments regarding the shower...

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My boyfriend and I stayed here for 2 nights during the week. We wanted somewhere clean, comfortable and accessible. There are a couple of restaurants on the doorstep, although we didn't try these. Asda is also just across the road. The hotel had ample free parking for customers and the staff at reception were friendly and helpful. The room was...

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I was visiting Northern Ireland to se a close friend of mine for a few days, she suggested here as it was close to her with restaurants and a train station near by. My problem here is not with the standards of the rooms, food or level of service, in fact the woman at the reception desk was very friendly...

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IHGService, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express Antrim M2, JCT.1, responded to this review

Dear spa1991, Thank you for taking the time to write a review about your stay with us. We are pleased to know that you found our reception staff to be very friendly and helpful. However, we regret the issues you had surrounding your gloves. Reviews like yours are very valuable as they enable us to target areas we need to...

Selkirk, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

Arrived at this hotel before 9am to be greeted at reception by Leanne, what a gem of a girl. First impressions count and Leanne set the tone, nothing was too much trouble, rooms obviously weren't ready but she took our bags and phone number and phoned an hour later to tell us rooms were ready. Hotel was clean, bedroom was...

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Reviewed 28 December 2016

There is absolutely no sound proofing in hotel room: your neighboring room can hear everything you say. I was making a phone call normally and only after a few minutes of talking normally on the phone the hotel reception sent staff to knock on my door telling me to keep the noise down. So I was baffled and decided to...

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Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

Warm and friendly welcome at reception on arrival. Room modern, spacious, clean, well equipped. Bed was really comfortable although quilt was a bit thick and heavy (ours at home is thin and light) slept amazingly well though. Breakfast was good. Wi-Fi easy to log into/access. Easy check out. Only issue was other guests letting their children run screaming up and...

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Reviewed 9 December 2016 via mobile

Comfortable and convenient and very reasonably priced. Staff were lovely, especially Stephen when my daughter managed to lock us out on the wrong side of the adjoining door to our rooms having also put the bolt over the door!

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
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  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Holiday Inn Express Antrim offers FREE cooked Irish and continental breakfast, FREE WIFI throughout the hotel including the bedrooms and FREE car parking Itis located at Junction One Retail Outlet which is Irelands largest International Shopping Outlet. Ideally located within a two minutes drive of the M2 motorway, Express by Holiday Inn Antrim is only 20 miles and a 15 minute drive from Belfast. And short drives from the towns of Ballymena and Coleraine. Londonderry is also not far from the location. Belfast International Airport is less than 5 minutes away. This budget hotel in Antrim has 90 stylish but simply decorated bedrooms, all with Sky TV, tea/coffee making facilities, power showers, broadband internet and desk top workspace. The hotel prides itself on its vibrant friendly approach. Every guest is made to feel at home as soon as they walk through the door. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Holiday Inn Express Antrim M2, JCT.1

Address: Ballymena Road | M2, Junction 1, Antrim BT41 4JG, Northern Ireland
Region: United Kingdom > Northern Ireland > County Antrim > Antrim
Price Range: £64 - £96 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Holiday Inn Express Antrim M2, JCT.1 3*
Number of rooms: 90
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