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Norwich, United Kingdom
Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

Me and my boyfriend stayed here for one night 28th December. We found the hotel easily, check in was quick and simple. I emailed ahead to ask for a top floor room out the back, this is what we got, so we were very happy. The room is welcoming, and a good size. There was a desk in the room,...

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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We normally use the Holiday Inn at Histon, but I thought I would try this one as it is a bit cheaper and we weren't using the room much. It was fine, there were some nice touches for the price including free breakfast and free newspapers and the fact that you could get additional tea and coffee supplies if you...

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Bolton, Lancashire
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I've rated this as very good based on my perception of it against other 'budget' hotels but whilst you know that the rooms are going to be basic etc, what lifted this for me was the attitude of the staff. Holiday Inn Express is obviously part of the IHG chain and the staff attitude was just as good as if...

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Aylesbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was staying in Cambridge for a workshop and decided to stay in this hotel because of its location from client site. I have stayed in this hotel before and overall it was a pleasant short stay for 1 night. The breakfast was decent - continental buffet breakfast. The only thing is that the mobile network reception in the hotel...

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Fleet, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Arrived night before. Room well appointed and comfortable. Shower only, no bath. OK for me. Breakfast plentiful with good choice, all self service. Meeting room had all accessories, but no coffee inside; have to go to breakfast area, so good excuse for leg stretch. Would stay again as easy to find and park too.

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Thank TableCrow
Kerrie15, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Cambridge, responded to this review

Thank you for your review whilst attending a meeting at the hotel. We are glad you found your room to suit your needs, all rooms have a shower and no bath and glad this was adequate for you. Our Express Start breakfast does have a great selection of items to start your day off well. We trust that you had...

Windsor, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed recently for 1 night..... The rooms are good, albeit small, they are fine for a sleep and a cup of tea. They are clean and new. The service was poor...no welcome or smile upon arrival..small things do matter and it takes no effort.... Confusion over meal times, letter says open till 930, they closed at 8pm...lucky I managed to...

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ExpressCambridge, Manager at Holiday Inn Express Cambridge, responded to this review

Dear Jamie, I am disappointed to hear you did not enjoy your stay with us. This is not our usual standard and would like to talk to you regarding your stay so that I can take this up with the team. If you can contact myself directly at the hotel so I can rectify this for you. Kind regards Hannah,...

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed a the Holiday Inn express in the Coldhams business park. The location was nice and quiet considering the easy access to Addenbrookes hospital and the A14. Next door is a David Lloyd gym and you can access this for £10 a day (excellent value), if we had been staying there longer i would have taken advantage of that....

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Kerrie15, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Cambridge, responded to this review

Thank you FionaPKawana for taking the time to review the hotel. We are pleased you had a lovely stay and found the hotel to be modern and in a great location, along with lovely staff. Even though you found the room to be small with the sofa bed made up it was still pleasing to see you gave us a...

Beccles, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 December 2016

Yet another pleasant stay at the hotel. Staff were welcoming and professional. The dinner menu is simple, well cooked and hot. Room as before clean and well equipped. Breakfast is a buffet with a good selection.

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ExpressCambridge, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Express Cambridge, responded to this review

Dear Julia, Thank you for such a lovely review. I am so delighted to hear that you found the staff welcoming and professional, the rooms clean and that you enjoyed the food and beverage available in the hotel. We look forward to welcoming you back to the hotel soon. Kind regards, Lauren - Guest Service Manager

Reviewed 29 November 2016 via mobile

Excellent visit to this hotel, we stayed for two nights for a break and some Christmas shopping. All the staff were very friendly and helpful. We had a meal in the hotel both nights, it's not an extensive menu but enough choices, the meals were very tasty and reasonably priced. Breakfast was good, as always in the express hotels, plenty...

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ExpressCambridge, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Express Cambridge, responded to this review

Dear C R, Thank you for taking the time to write your review about your recent stay with us, Cambridge City is the perfect place to do your Christmas shopping with plenty of shops to choose from, and thank you for choosing our hotel to stay during your shopping trip. It is a pleasure to have had you dine with...

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Reviewed 29 November 2016

I stayed for two nights, and for a variety of reasons I proved a challeging guest to the staff. I arrived in a very flustered state, having had difficulties finding the place. I lost my cards, my room keys. could not get a borrowed mobile phone to work and even triggered an alarm to reception in the early hours. The...

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ExpressCambridge, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Express Cambridge, responded to this review

Dear Chrisngail, Thank you so much for writing a review regarding the service from staff, We can understand that sometimes you may have one of those days where things just don't quite go to plan, so I'm really happy to know that the staff who were there for you did all they could to help. Honestly, it is no trouble...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Enjoy a peaceful stay at the modern Holiday Inn Express Cambridge hotel, just 2 miles from Cambridge city centre. Holiday Inn Express Cambridge is a good-value choice with free Wi-Fi, newly refurbished bedrooms with comfort cooling, free onsite parking, a daily complimentary continental breakfast with hot items served in our sociable Great Room and discounted local fitness centre rates. Our handy location means you are just 15 minutes from the heart of historic Cambridge with its river punting and university buildings. Host a presentation in one of Holiday Inn Express Cambridge's 3 naturally lit meeting rooms, all with free wireless Internet. We're easy for your delegates to reach, just 24 miles from Stansted Airport on the M11 and 1.5 miles from Cambridge train station. It's just a short walk from the hotel to meetings with companies based in Coldhams Business Park. Cambridge's focal point is its beautiful university campus, packed with medieval college buildings and the Gothic King's College Chapel. Sail along the tranquil River Cam by punt for a city tour with a difference, passing picturesque parks and beautiful bridges. After a day's sightseeing, sink into a leather sofa in Holiday Inn Express Cambridge's welcoming Great Room, where helpful staff will take your order for dinner. The Great Room opens out onto a peaceful terrace and garden and you can mingle over drinks till late in our sociable bar. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Holiday Inn Express Cambridge

Address: Unit 15-17 Coldhams Business Park Norman Way | Norman Way, Cambridge CB1 3LH, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
Price Range: $99 - $251 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Holiday Inn Express Cambridge 3*
Number of rooms: 100
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