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Premier Inn Basildon (Festival Park) Hotel

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Haverhill, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

If travelling to Festival Park this place is a much better choice than Holiday Inn or the Travelodge. It's about a 2 minute walk from the main bars etc but it's a lot quieter. Rooms were very good, clean and looked new.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Due to apparently having too many people in our room the night manager and security man decided to kick us out at 2.00 in the morning! Didnt realise that having 2 adults in a room was a problem. However my friend was talking to the manager (Pieor) (spelt something like that) at the door to our room, holding it open...

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WhitbreadHotels, Premier Inn Team at Premier Inn Basildon (Festival Park) Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Alice, Thanks for your review of our Premier Inn, Basildon (Festival Park). It is very concerning to read your comments regarding the service you had received from the team during your recent stay with us and that you were subsequently removed from the hotel. Our Team Members have a duty to all of our guests and will act upon...

Kent
Reviewed 16 February 2017

Service, room, car parking, cleanliness, quiet night - all very good. Breakfast OK - separate building and a bit tired but not a real problem. Expensive but that's the local market. A bit above the rest of the other options in the immediate area.

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San Francisco
Reviewed 16 February 2017

Relaxing and quiet! To get to this hotel you have to drive pass the Travelodge/Fitness first on your left and then take a left turn after David Lloyd's Gym. Do not go towards holiday inn or you'll be heading down the back road with big puddles and will end up hurting your car.

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Grange-over-Sands, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

we stayed here for 2 nights while visiting friends after a 5 hour drive and checking in at 11.30pm we were woken by a fire alarm at 4am got up and looked out of room there were other people wondering what was happening after a few minutes it went off so thought was false alarm only for 10 minutes later...

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East Sussex, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 February 2017

I thought this hotel was very nice and comfortable and good value for money. The rooms were very clean and although some people had put about road traffic noise we did not hear anything at all. It is in a very good position with plenty of restaurants around to choose from. Parking was also very easy even on a Saturday...

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Leicester
Reviewed 31 January 2017

Finding this is difficult when using a sat nav, particularly at night. From the main carpark has a narrow and long access roadway which is tight and badly lit and floods during rain. Also as there are no signs for the Premier Inn, which I gather the local council does not permit. The PI's car park is small, poorly lit...

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Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 January 2017

Hotel & Separate restaurant staff were very pleasant & helpful, the location is tricky to find hidden behind a shopping complex & leisure centre ... access roads are very narrow & double parked. But the hotel & restaurant / bar were fine for an overnight stay

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Kings Lynn
Reviewed 19 January 2017

Well presented but small room. The walk to the restaurant is a pain, particularly as it was -4 in the morning. The area surrounding the hotel is poor, does nothing to provide a positive initial impression. Not the easiest place to find either. Room price is on par for the area though still expensive. Restaurant is the usual chain experience,...

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Paphos, Cyprus
Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

Stayed for 15 nights. Excellent hotel with excellent staff. Really enjoyed my stay. Will definitely recommend, and thank you for the helpful receptionists. The room was clean, tidy and warm. Did not have breakfast but a good cappuccino.. ate at the restaurant as well.

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  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Let the good times roll with a stopover at our Basildon hotel, featuring our new generation bedrooms with an impressive 40" flat screen TV, freshly-updated bathroom with a large shower head, and brand new, slumber-inducing, king-size Hypnos bed. You'll be smack bang in the middle of an oasis of entertainment, yet right on hand for all the business and leisure highlights of Essex and the east of London, too. You could be hunting down the big brand bargains one minute and riding the big waves on the wakeboarding course the next. Or watch the A-listers on the big-screen at Empire Cinema, then star in your own VIP night out. And when you're ready to drop, our traditional restaurant and super comfy new rooms will be waiting for you. Situated 9 miles from the M25(J29). Follow the A127 towards Basildon. Then take A176, the hotel is just off the A1235. Next to the David Lloyd Leisure Club behind Fitness First. Next to the Quays. Sat Nav Directions: When programming your Sat Nav device, use the following postcode: SS14 3WB Hotel Parking: Limited free parking is available at this hotel. Transport and local information: Basildon Train Station 2 miles ... more   less 

Additional Information about Premier Inn Basildon (Festival Park) Hotel

Address: Festival Leisure Park | Festival Leisure Park, Basildon SS14 3WB, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Essex > Basildon
Price Range: RM277 - RM532 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Premier Inn Basildon (Festival Park) Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 82
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“Ask for an even room number”
 of 5 bubbles 975grahamm, 12 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Buy your breakfast at one of the festival centre restaurents”
 of 5 bubbles fishermanNeLincs, 1 Sep 2016 | Read review
“The lower the number, the amount of stairs to climb :)”
 of 5 bubbles JamesAtkins404, 22 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Top floor (only second floor but no lift) overlooking lake, although no view as the trees block it out, but quieter than the road side.”
 of 5 bubbles florriemay06, 3 Aug 2016 | Read review
“chosse a diffewrent hotefsar to hot”
 of 5 bubbles yellowballrugby, 31 Jul 2016 | Read review
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