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Liverpool
Reviewed 18 May 2015

I stayed here because I wanted handy spot to commute into London then go to Midlands day afterwards. Near to BR car park which at £6 is fine. Hotel is fine, clean and standard Holiday Inn Express. Breakfast is included and great. Staff really friendly and very helpful. Hotel isn't situated near to much and town centre is a bit...

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Lee N, Manager at Holiday Inn Express Swindon City Centre, responded to this review

Hi Peter, thank you for your review, and taking the time to point out that our location worked perfectly for the purpose of your trip. Hope to see you again soon, many thanks Lee

Orpington, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 May 2015 via mobile

No Hot Water No cutlery at breakfast Reception smelt of cigarette smoke No Car Park I'm struggling to say anything good about this Hotel! When advising the front desk that I had no hot water (room 118).....she said she would tell the maintenance man.....no offer of another room or any compensation. Very difficult to find the car park, so I...

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Lee N, Manager at Holiday Inn Express Swindon City Centre, responded to this review

Dear Steve, I was very disappointed in reading your comments. As you'll be aware the issue with the hotel's hot water affected a great many people and this out of the hotels control. The team would have offered an alternative room but the issue would have been no better elsewhere. I'm sorry that unlike the vast majority of travellers the...

Bournemouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 May 2015

Average Hotel, good value for money. Hotel was clean and staff pleasant and helpful. Breakfast was included in price. Hotel has no car park but we were told to park in the train station car park which is about a 3 minute walk and cost £6 for 24 hours.

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Lee N, Manager at Holiday Inn Express Swindon City Centre, responded to this review

Hi Kab240 thank you for your time, and review. I'm delighted that like the majority of our guests you found our staff pleasant and approachable. We hope to welcome you back. Many thanks Lee

Reviewed 5 May 2015 via mobile

The GM 'SAM BUTLER' is simply pathetic, rude and doesn't know how to deliver what he promised. I am on a business trip to swindon and chose to stay in here for a couple of months. I shifted from another hotel at a promise that I ll be provided with a fridge, microwave in my room. A veg menu was...

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Lee N, Manager at Holiday Inn Express Swindon City Centre, responded to this review

Ms Gupta, thank you for your time. Lee Norris Operations Manager.

Gosport, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 May 2015

The hotel is not situated in a beautiful location but once inside was clean and secure. The buffet breakfast was fine for this type of accommodation with scrambled eggs, sausage, mushrooms, toast and beans, Good coffee machine croissants, cereal and fruit juices. The BBC news was on a big screen at breakfast which I liked. The parking is paid for...

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Lee N, Manager at Holiday Inn Express Swindon City Centre, responded to this review

Hi Luke. Thank you for your kind and positive review of the hotel! It was a pleasure to read and the team will have great joy in reading it. Once again, many thanks Lee

Nottingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 May 2015

Felt very relaxed here. A two day break with a coach company. The hotel staff were very friendly and helpful. Our twin room was clean with a lovely shower. Breakfast good, evening meal also good. The hotel made our two day break away. Reception staff could not have been more helpful and polite. We loved it!

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Lee N, Manager at Holiday Inn Express Swindon City Centre, responded to this review

Hi, thank you for your review, I'm delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us, and it was lovely to have your group stay here. I really hope the remainder of your trip was a success. Thanks again, Lee

bangalore
Reviewed 19 April 2015 via mobile

I had stayed here for 10 days. A small cosy and comfortable room. Good house keeping guys and nice friendly, helpful receptionists. Place is well connected with a public transport as well as the town. Town centre is just walkable. Breakfast for vegetarian is lil depressing but still manageable. I loved this place calm n quiet.

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Lee N, Manager at Holiday Inn Express Swindon City Centre, responded to this review

Hi Thank you so very much for your positive review of our hotel, we were delighted to have you stay with us and hope that you'll choose us again should you return to Swindon. Thanks again, Lee

Folkestone, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 April 2015

This hotel was clean and friendly. The rooms were very roomy and clean and warm. The breakfast was great. The only problem was the noise from outside.Which kept most of our party awake. Not the hotels fault.

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Lee N, Manager at Holiday Inn Express Swindon City Centre, responded to this review

Thank you for your review! I was delighted that on balance your enjoyed your stay with us, I hope to welcome you and your group back to Swindon in the near future. Thanks again, Lee

Coleford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 March 2015

Stayed overnight after a long business trip, arriving at 11:00pm. Check-in was painless with the staff very efficient. Room was on the third floor but on the side of the hotel adjasent to the bars so there was a bit of noise, being mid week this did not last long. Room was comfortable with tea and coffee, Breakfast is mediocre...

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Lee N, Manager at Holiday Inn Express Swindon City Centre, responded to this review

Dear Steve Thank you for you review, and taking the time to give us your feedback. I was pleased that you rated us highly and will pass your comments on to our team. Thanks again, Lee

farnham
Reviewed 16 March 2015

Found this hotel as booking for 4 families as we were doing a skydive locally to Swindon Town Centre. We got cancelled at the last minute, so enjoyed a night out on the streets of swindon instead. The hotel was welcoming, the staff were excellent, very accommodating to us and our needs. We were a full party of 17, and...

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Sam B, Manager at Holiday Inn Express Swindon City Centre, responded to this review

Hi sallyjw2013 Thank you so much for your review of our hotel. I am pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay with us. It's something our staff takes great pride in, so we value your feedback. Thank you for taking the time to recognise them, it really helps a lot. We hope you will visit us again soon. Sincerely, Thanks again Sam

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Amenities

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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Restaurant
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
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  • Meeting Rooms
  • Free Breakfast
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Holiday Inn Swindon City Centre is a new modern hotel offering a bar, restaurant and 6 modern meeting rooms. Each modern guest room is spacious and offers power shower, cosy beds and plasma-screen LCD satellite TV. Complimentary Hot Continental Breakfast is included in the rate. Relax in the lounge area, with 2 large screen TVs. Enjoy a prime location in the Swindon City Centre, only minutes away from shops and attractions such as STEAM Museum, Outlet Village or Oasis Leisure Centre. The Swindon Rail Station and the Central bus station are a brief walk away. Pop in a train or a bus and visit the historical towns of Bath, Oxford, Cirencester, Wotton Basset, Cippenham or Bristol.Located close to one of the most important ancient routes in the UK - The Ridgeway. At 85 miles long and 6000 years old, it offers some of the finest walking, cycling and horse riding experiences in the UK. Walk a short way along The Ridgeway and you will find Barbury Castle, Wiltshires best Iron Age fort. Further along you will see the famous White Horses at Hackpen.Within touching distance are the delightful Cotswolds. This Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty is world renowned for its rolling hills and hidden valleys. Most certainly a quintessential English landscape not to be missed. Only 15 minutes north is The Cotswolds Water Park. With 147 Lakes it offers canoeing, sailing, fishing windsurfing and waterskiing. Close to Avebury, Stonehenge and Westonbirt - The National Arboretum which is one of the most spectacular tree gardens in the world. Visit Castle Combe and Lacock Abbey, a National Trust property. Breathtaking scenery, prehistoric sites, the Cotswolds, castles, historic houses & gardens, Britain's largest water park and The Ridgeway-all a short distance from Swindon. With so much to see and do you must make Swindon your touring base! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Holiday Inn Express Swindon City Centre

Address: Bridge Street, Swindon SN1 1BT, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Wiltshire > Swindon
Price Range: RM246 - RM677 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Holiday Inn Express Swindon City Centre 3*
Number of rooms: 134
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“Watch for noisy neighbours if you are in an adjoining room”
 of 5 bubbles Wanderdog99, 12 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Rooms on high floor would have less noise”
 of 5 bubbles swanseajen, 11 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Our room on 4th floor satisfied us, we could see parts of old Swindon and town centre, not sure about rooms on other floors”
 of 5 bubbles 342mauricej, 3 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Request a floor on higher level to minimise outside street noise”
 of 5 bubbles eaglesclan, 28 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Request information to use the hotel carpark before you get there”
 of 5 bubbles mickwestwinds2016, 25 Sep 2016 | Read review
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