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Holiday Inn Express London-Swiss Cottage

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Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

Located near Finchley Road tube station of Jubilee line, giving easy and fast access to city centre. The service in the hotel is very friendly, helpful and supporting. Definitely a place recommended for a city trip.

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yorkshire
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We paid £50 for one night B & B.. If you deduct the £16 Travelodge would charge for breakfast (as breakfast is free here), then that makes it £17 each for a night in a London Hotel - An Absolute Bargain. The room was spotless, as was the whole hotel.. Christina was extremely helpful and checked us in early so...

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Huddersfield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

Too small room for family of 4. Shower drains slowly. Extractor fan not working. Bedside lighting to weak. Big carpet stain in room 307. Sofa bed uncomfortable. My daughter did not want to sleep in it so I did. Expensive night because close to london city centre. Breakfast included. Car park tiny allows about 5 cars. Charge £20 a day.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Location: I arrived at Luton airport, and the national express second stop was right in front of the hotel, also the metro line (jubilee grey line) is only a 5 min walk away and has great connections, shopping center with lots of food choices is also across the road. The national express back to Luton comes every twenty minutes (I...

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Corby, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Recently stayed at the hotel due to business. I had a good stay whilst I was here, the room was quiet, the bed was comfy and the hotel as a whole was extremely clean. The Bar and restaurant are reasonably priced. The only things stopping me from giving a 5 star review was the shower pressure was quite weak and...

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Rocklin, California
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just finished up a stay at this stay property. This was my second, first time being 3 years ago. I really enjoyed my stay here. Room was good size with one double bed and a sofa. Customer service was excellent. The only minor downside is that people have to buzz in if they don't have a room key to be...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 January 2017

Lets start with the positives. Hotel is in a great location, value for money wise, what you pay for such a good location is not bad. Small car park, bookable for GBP20 a night,very fair, staff are lovely, reception people warm, and welcoming,really lovely, the breakfast included is ok, its not brilliant, but you could get your fill and eat...

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IHGService, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express London-Swiss Cottage, responded to this review

Dear R123london, Thank you for your stay and leaving us a review. It is lovely to hear your kind words regarding our staff and we're glad you liked our location an enjoyed the breakfast. However, we regret to hear the bed was not to your liking. We understand the importance of a good night's sleep and we assure you these...

Mesa, Arizona
Reviewed 29 December 2016

The price of the room was way above what it should have been. The hotel is very old and needs lots of refurbishing. The sheets and towels were clean or we wouldn't have stayed, but the towels were as thin as kleenix. The heater was extremely noisy, mostly because it was old, so sleep was difficult, as it was cold...

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IHGService, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express London-Swiss Cottage, responded to this review

Dear jonellg812, Thank you for staying at the Holiday Inn Express London-Swiss Cottage, UK. I apologize that your stay was not as successful as you would have wanted it to be. Your mentioned in your review that you found the property to be old and needed a facelift, also, the heater made it difficult for you to sleep, these comment...

Yokneam Illit, Israel
Reviewed 20 December 2016

The tube, supermarket, dry cleaning shop and O2 Center are close to the hotel and make it attractive place. This is a good place to stay if you're on a budget limitations or your destination is close to the hotel's location, otherwise I'd recommend to stay closer to the city center. Try to ask for a room with windows facing...

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 December 2016

Second stay at this hotel, this time for longer and with friends. Reception staff very helpful, rooms adequate, clean and with enough space for a few nights. The included breakfast offers a good variety of food both hot and cold. Check out and check in seamless. The first night offers a complimentary mineral water- always wonder why not on additional...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Experience the enjoyment of a warm welcome & benefit from convenient location at the Holiday Inn Express London-Swiss Cottage – 7 minutes from central London.This newly renovated, contemporary hotel, has excellent transport links being adjacent to Finchley Road Tube station. Finchley Road & Frognal overground station is also only 3 mins walk from the Holiday Inn Express London-Swiss Cottage. National Express coaches serving Stansted & Luton stop directly outside the hotel. Enjoy sightseeing & the culture London has to offer by hopping on an 82, 113 or 13 Routemaster bus.Attentive, friendly & multi-lingual staff are waiting to welcome you 24 hours a day to make you feel comfortable and at home by providing you with information about the local area & beyond.Begin & end your day in friendly, sociable surroundings - Start your day with our compliments with free Continental Breakfast & a selection of hot items from the buffet.Relax & unwind after a day’s business or sightseeing in our Cocktail Lounge by enjoying a leisurely drink or one of our speciality hot beverages.42" plasma screens keep you up to date with current affairs and sporting events.Holiday Inn Express London-Swiss Cottage has one naturally lit, fully air-conditioned meeting perfect for business meetings for up to 25 people. Our lobby area with wireless internet serves as a break out area for lunches and offers secluded areas suitable for private meetings.The Holiday Inn Express London-Swiss Cottage is two train stops from Lord’s Cricket Ground, 4 stops from the West End, Theatreland & central London. It is one train stop from Wembley and with excellent transport links, Westfield (White City & Stratford), Earls Court, Heathrow Airport, Hampstead, Camden Market, Kings Cross St Pancras (Eurostar) and Euston are all in easy reach.When travelling by car, the Holiday Inn Express London-Swiss Cottage is conveniently located outside the congestion zone. Our hotel has limited on site parking. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Holiday Inn Express London-Swiss Cottage

Address: 152-156 Finchley Road, London NW3 5HS, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > London
Price Range: $161 - $266 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Holiday Inn Express London-Swiss Cottage 3*
Number of rooms: 79
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#128 Family Hotel in London
#220 Business Hotel in London
#255 Romantic Hotel in London
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“Rooms at the back are quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles chowdray, 20 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Needs lots of refurbishing - very old. Supposedly hot breakfast was not the best - oatmeal was not hot. Fruit was all gone. ”
 of 5 bubbles jonellg812, 29 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Rooms facing busy main street are noisy”
 of 5 bubbles leonidt158, 20 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Main road fronting so you can expect some traffic noise but not above the average”
 of 5 bubbles johndD4090BY, 19 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Rooms to the rear away from Finchley Road are quieter.”
  • Car park and gardens - quiet.
  • Desk, TV
  • Twin bed, lighting options.
  • Storage space - room air conditioned.
 of 5 bubbles C6631CHmartinw, 7 Dec 2016 | Read review
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