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“Business Trip in Hemel Hempstead” 5 of 5 bubbles
Review of Holiday Inn Hemel Hempstead M1, Jct.8

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Holiday Inn Hemel Hempstead M1, Jct.8
Ranked #5 of 11 Hotels in Hemel Hempstead
Certificate of Excellence
Krakow, Poland
1 review
“Business Trip in Hemel Hempstead”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 March 2014

Spending 3 weeks in the hotel in a business trip would never be so unforgettalble if there were no such wonderfull, helpfull and smiling staff like Fruzsina and Charlotte. Their approach to guest will definitely make me come back to the hotel and I always recommend the hotel as the preffered one to my company.
Clean, spacious and comfortable rooms as well as the health club with the swimming pool, sauna and gym makes the hotel a perfect place to stay and relax in Hemel Heampstead.

  • Stayed March 2014, travelled on business
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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Helpful?
Thank Wojciech G
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Jill W, General Manager at Holiday Inn Hemel Hempstead M1, Jct.8, responded to this review, 13 March 2014
Thank you for your great review after your recent stay. I am pleased to read that you were completely satisfied especially with the service received from Fruzsina and Charlotte, I will pass your comments onto them. We look forward to welcoming you back again soon.

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Jill Williams
General Manager
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  • Cleanliness
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wakefield
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99 reviews
49 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 137 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 March 2014 via mobile

Stayed in this hotel with National Holidays as we were on a Harry Potter studio tour and London, couldn't fault anything , service was brilliant, both dinner and breakfast lovely , comfortable rooms, would like to point out the staff were amazing especially the delightful Heni on reception, she has only just started there and is doing a marvelous job and also Jeremy that served us at dinner, they are a credit to the hotel and I shall certainly be recommending this particular Holiday Inn to my friends and family , well done

  • Stayed February 2014
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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1 Thank charlottelucas99
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Jill W, General Manager at Holiday Inn Hemel Hempstead M1, Jct.8, responded to this review, 3 March 2014
Thank you for your feedback, I am pleased that you found your stay to your satisfaction and that all my teams looked after you well. It is always good when guests remember staff names and I will pass on your comments to both Heni and Jeremy. We look forward to welcoming you back again soon.

Kind regards

Jill Williams
General Manager
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Cottingham, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 February 2014 via mobile

Had to find a decent hotel quickly, as our reserved hotel turned out to be a disaster. We just walked in here, at 20:00 and they could not have been nicer people. They really looked after us. Our room was fantastic. Clean, warm, well decorated, quiet, and with comfy beds. We had a drink or two at the bar which is well stocked, followed by a delicious evening meal in the restaurant. All staff in every department were brilliant. We will definitely be staying again if in the area.

Stayed February 2014, travelled as a couple
Helpful?
Thank RobRees
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Jill W, General Manager at Holiday Inn Hemel Hempstead M1, Jct.8, responded to this review, 3 March 2014
Thank you for such a great review, I am pleased that we were able to assist you and that you enjoyed your stay with us. We look forward to welcoming you back again soon.

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Jill Williams
General Manager
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Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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56 reviews
18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 February 2014

Stayed for one night only after visiting London to see The Lion King , we arrived as a coach party and were soon given our door keys in alphabetical order on the bus by a receptionist , we soon made our way to our room on the top floor number 244 although the passages could do with redecorating and the carpet looking a little tired everywhere was spotlessly clean , in the room were 2 single beds that were very comfortable and 2 good pillows on each bed the television and other furniture were in very good condition along with a trouser press , the bathroom was quite roomy with a powerful shower over the bath , tea bags and coffee were in the room with 2 good size cups and the air con / heater worked well .
The evening meal was a carvery style and was very satisfactory so was the breakfast with plenty of choice .The bar prices unless you are drinking all night are also a reasonable . We would certainly stay here again , thanks to all the hard staff working staff so that we enjoyed our stay .

  • Stayed February 2014, travelled with family
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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Thank Geoff B
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Jill W, General Manager at Holiday Inn Hemel Hempstead M1, Jct.8, responded to this review, 27 February 2014
Thank you for your great review, I am pleased that you found everything to your satisfaction and that my teams looked after you well. We look forward to seeing you back again soon.

Kind regards

Jill Williams
General Manager
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Kent
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10 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 February 2014

Spent one night after visiting Harry Potter studios, which is only 15 mins away.
Excellent service, great breakfast, with pancakes for kids, and a good Bar menu till 11pm which was welcome. And a leisure club and Pool too !!
Helpful staff and all in all a great place to base yourself.

  • Stayed February 2014
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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1 Thank KentMal
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Jill W, General Manager at Holiday Inn Hemel Hempstead M1, Jct.8, responded to this review, 24 February 2014
Thank you for such a great review, I am pleased that you found everything to your satisfaction within our hotel and that you enjoyed your visit to Harry Potter Studios. We look forward to welcoming you back again soon.

Kind regards
Jill Williams
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Lloret de Mar, España
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29 reviews
27 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 February 2014 via mobile

I have to say that I don't like holiday inn, always I've paid much more than it should cost.

I had a meeting there with a customer so I had no choise, the price was really expensensive for an average hotel in the middle of nowhere, price was more than the double I've been paying near there, and didn't include breakfast and wifi. The room looks old, definetly never more!

Stayed February 2014, travelled on business
Helpful?
2 Thank Xivas
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Jill W, General Manager at Holiday Inn Hemel Hempstead M1, Jct.8, responded to this review, 24 February 2014
Thank you for your feedback, I am disappointed to read that you were not completely satisfied during your stay with us. If you wish to discuss this further please contact myself or my Operations Manager, Russell Phillips via the hotel.

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Jill Williams
General Manager
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London, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 February 2014 via mobile

We went to the holiday inn for a weekend break. We've stayed a few times b4 in order to enjoy a getaway
and once again we were not disappointed with the care, attention and service by Lucy, Katie, crystal, Jeremy and David and the lovely lady fatima who attended to us at breakfast even tho the pancake machine was not working . The executive room great . My only concern is that the food in the restaurant is mediocre and the menu limited. The spa and gym are a nice touch although its a bit worn and in need of updating. The staff in the gym are friendly and James is always helpful. Home from Home will stay there again

  • Stayed February 2014
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Value
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Location
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Rooms
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Service
Helpful?
Thank graceandkas2013
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Jill W, General Manager at Holiday Inn Hemel Hempstead M1, Jct.8, responded to this review, 18 February 2014
Thank you for your feedback after your recent stay, I am pleased to read that you found everything to your satisfaction other than the food options and that my teams looked after your well . I will pass on your comments regarding staff to those mentioned. We are continually refreshing both our hotel and our Spirit health club to keep it up to a high standard.

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Property: Holiday Inn Hemel Hempstead M1, Jct.8
Address: Breakspear Way, Hemel Hempstead HP2 4UA, England
Phone Number:
Region: United Kingdom > England > Hertfordshire > Hemel Hempstead
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Centre with Internet Access Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#3 Romantic Hotel in Hemel Hempstead
#3 Family Hotel in Hemel Hempstead
#5 Business Hotel in Hemel Hempstead
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): £
Hotel Class:3 star — Holiday Inn Hemel Hempstead M1, Jct.8 3*
Number of rooms: 150
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The Holiday Inn Hemel Hempstead M1 J8 is in the perfect location for business and leisure guests. The hotel is easily accessible from M1 & M25 motorways and just 1 mile from The Snow Centre, 8 miles from Luton Airport, 21 miles from Heathrow Airport 19 miles from Wembley Stadium. Getting into London is easy as the hotel is just 10 minutes from Hemel train station with direct services into London Euston. Holiday Inn Hemel Hempstead combines an excellent range of facilities with 144 air-conditioned bedrooms, including 19 Executive Rooms along with family and accessible rooms. The hotel also offers a Spirit Health Club with indoor swimming pool, jacuzzi, sauna, steam room, fitness gym and health and beauty products & treatments. The hotel has conference and banqueting facilities that are a perfect venue for any occasion. These rooms all feature natural daylight, high speed internet connections and Starbucks Coffee. The Holiday Inn Hemel Hempstead offers 3 dining options; Traders restaurant, Lounge Bar and 24 hour room service. Here at Hemel Hempstead, we are proud to welcome families so why not take advantage of our Kids Stay & Eat Free offer! The hotel is just 11 miles from Whipsnade Zoo, 27 miles from Woburn Safari Park and just 1 mile from the Snow Centre. A perfect way to keep those little ones amused! ... more   less 
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