Holiday Inn Leicester

129 St Nicholas Circle, Leicester, United Kingdom, LEI 5LX  show map
 4 stars
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Holiday Inn Leicester

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

Parking

GBP 15 per day

Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour check-in

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

24-hour business center

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

A la carte restaurant

Dining room

Snack bar

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Swimming pool

Indoor heated swimming pool

Spa and relaxation

Jacuzzi

Solarium

Health club

Overview

Holiday Inn Leicester is a 4-star property offering an indoor swimming pool and loungers in the center of Leicester. Residing in a 9-story building, the hotel was opened in 1971 and renovated in 2010.

Major Leicester sights, such as University of Leicester, Twinlakes Park and Russborough House are located nearby. The property is in a 10-minute walk to Leicester city center.

Monuments, a cathedral and a theater are set within walking distance.

Leicester Railway train station is 15 minutes' walking distance from the hotel. The hotel is about 30 minutes' drive from East Midlands airport, which is 30 km away.

Rooms

This property comprises 188 rooms featuring executive two-bedroom room, executive double room and double room with satellite TV, high-speed internet, individual climate control, a minibar and a refrigerator. Some of the luxury rooms enjoy a view of the castle. They also have a microwave, an electric kettle and a dishwasher available for self-catering.

Eat & Drink

Guests can have breakfast in the dining area every morning. The hotel has a large restaurant serving international meals. Vermont bar offers various types of tea, coffee and spirits.

A full breakfast is served at affordable prices. 

Services

Holiday Inn Leicester provides a business centre, a meeting room and a photocopier along with 24-hour front desk, laundry and 24-hour room service.

Relax

Spa facilities at Holiday Inn Leicester include a Jacuzzi, a sauna and a solarium. Various activities, including lawn tennis and cycling, are available on site.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

public parking is possible at a location nearby at GBP 15 per day.

The staff at the hotel speaks English, German, French, Dutch, Czech, Polish, Greek, Hindi, Panjabi / Punjabi, Slovak.

Year renovated:   2010.  Number of floors:   9.  Number of rooms:   188.

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Facilities

General

  • No smoking on site
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour check-in
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • Pets allowed (limited amount or weight)
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Public areas with access for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Carte blanche
  • Executive/club floor
  • Lobby
  • Ice machine
  • Multilingual staff

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center
  • Cycling
  • Tennis

Services

  • Valet parking
  • 24-hour room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Snack bar
  • Bar/ Lounge area

Meeting facilities

  • 24-hour business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/ Baby cots
  • Children's menu
  • Children's pool

Leisure facilities

  • Indoor heated swimming pool
  • Leisure/ TV room
  • Health club
  • Solarium
  • Sauna
  • Jacuzzi

Room view

  • City view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Individual air conditioning
  • Individual heating
  • Mini-bar
  • Connecting rooms
  • Living room
  • Dining room
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Bathtub
  • Hair dryer

Self-catering

  • Refrigerator
  • Electric kettle

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  2 pm

Check-out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • All children under the age of 12 may stay for free in an extra bed. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 4. 

Pets

  • Pets are allowed on request.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

129 St Nicholas Circle, Leicester, United Kingdom, LEI 5LX

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City Center
  • Leicester
    800 m
Airports
Train Stations
  • Leicester Railway Station
    1.2 km
  • Bus stop
    100 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2010
  • Number of floors:
    9
  • Number of rooms:
    188

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            How to reach hotel

            hotel Holiday Inn Leicester Leicester location
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            Hotel Address:

            129 St Nicholas Circle, Leicester, United Kingdom, LEI 5LX

            Get directions
            City Center
            • Leicester
              800 m
            Airports
            Train Stations
            • Leicester Railway Station
              1.2 km
            • Bus stop
              100 m
            Hotel information
            • Check-in:
              from  2 pm
            • Check-out:
              until  12 pm
            • Year renovated:
              2010
            • Number of floors:
              9
            • Number of rooms:
              188

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            What's nearby

            Tourist attractions

            • Artique Galleries - 200 m
            • Leicester Cathedral - 200 m
            • The City Gallery - 800 m

            Popular areas

            • Belgrave Road - 700 m
            • City Center - 700 m

            Places of interest

            Train stations

            Sport related

            • Walkers Stadium - 1.5 km

            Shopping areas

            • Shires Shopping Centre - 400 m
            • Leicester Market - 500 m

            Amusement

            • Top Ten Bingo - 300 m
            • Gaming Centre - 300 m
            • Cascade - 800 m
            • 147 Snooker & Pool Centre - 800 m
            • Cascade Amusements - 800 m

            Monuments and Landmarks

            • Statue of Richard III - 100 m
            • Statue of Richard III - 100 m
            • Upper Brown Street - 500 m

            Stadiums

            • Welford Road Stadium - 1.2 km
            • King Power Stadium - 1.5 km

            Museums

            • Jewry Wall Museum - 100 m
            • Guildhall Museum - 300 m
            • Phoenix Arts Centre - 500 m

            Parks

            • Abbey Park - 1.3 km

            Universities, Institutes

            • Demontfort University - 500 m

            Theaters

            • Phoenix Arts - 500 m
            • Little Theatre - 900 m

            Public parking

            Local attractions

            • Russborough House - 4.1 km
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            Hotel information
            • Check-in:
              from  2 pm
            • Check-out:
              until  12 pm
            • Year renovated:
              2010
            • Number of floors:
              9
            • Number of rooms:
              188

            Hotel Awards

            UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedLeicesterHoliday Inn Leicester

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            Best Luxury Hotels in United Kingdom

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            Holiday Inn Leicester Reviews

            Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Holiday Inn Leicester

            Average guest rating

            7.4out of 10
            Very good
            Based on 109 reviews

            Rating by category:

            Location
            8.0
            Rooms
            8.0
            Service
            8.0
            Value
            8.0
            Dining
            6.0

            Guest reviews

            • Group of friends
              7.0

              Easy to get to with adjacent undercover parking.Within walking distance of City Centre.

              There was no late bar facility on the night of our stay.The 2 rooms we booked had 1 double bed in each room and not twin beds as our online booking suggested and what we expected!

            • Couple
              10.0

              Location, The Hotel, and breakfast.

            • Older travelers
              8.0

              The friendliness of the staff and being right in the centre of town

            • Group of friends
              9.6

              The reason for one night stay was to see an exhibiton of the students work at the university.The distance to the uni. 10 mins. Excellent to stay for presentation day.

              Postion of room was overlooking the main road with continuous traffic noise.

            • Single
              7.0

              Relliablity of Holiday Inn model.

              No breakfast before 7.30 on Saturday - I had to catch a 7am train...

            • Family with children
              10.0

              Not to far from shopping and rather big rooms. Also liked that we had ajoining rooms so made it easier for family to get ready!!

              Fridge didn't work and smelt a bit when you opened it. Fridge was fine in the other room.

            • Group of friends
              7.4

              Clean, comfortable, good value - not the quietest spot as on the ring road, but otherwise very handy for city centre.

            • Older travelers
              7.4

              The pool and facilities were good hotel staff efficient and friendly,

              The fact that we were put on the same corridor as a large group of school children who continuously knocked on our door and ran away and kept rattling door handle. After a few complaints to reception we were upgraded but it spoilt our wedding anniversary having to change rooms , having to carry all our stuff re pack etc. I felt it thoughtless of staff to put adults next to a large group of noisy children.

            • Family with children
              6.4

              I have stayed at this hotel several times for the pool, and will continue to do so. I would like to have breakfast and dinner at a rate if possible.

            • Older travelers
              8.2

              It is walking distance to the city center and the University

              Breakfast should be included with the price of the room and internet access should be cheaper

            • Older travelers
              10.0

              It was all good, food and room service were excellent, room was really modern and clean.

            • Couple
              7.0

              My room....executive king suite

              Price of the food...we paid £15 for 2 chicken burgers...and they didnt get the order right..but as it was 10.30pm i didnt bother ringing them back to tell them

            • Older travelers
              7.8

              Leisure facilities/room size

              dirty leisure ladies changing room. My wife informed me.

            • Older travelers
              7.4

              Centrally located, clean and comfortable

              The dining room and breakfast are not very inspiring

            • Older travelers
              6.2

              central city location

              paper not supplied when ordered on first day. No concierge to take luggage from road to room. Had to borrow the truck and do it ourselves - not impressed for a large hotel chain and high price. Not easy to walk to the city from here as the hotel is on a busy island of multiple roads. Wifi not free - not impressed ditto. Car park fee was 10 pounds a night unlimited in/out but the car park owners had 3 pound deal whi8ch made it seem excessive. Upon leaving the car park the barrier was up on the exit so security was not good? Twice had to renew card (after it was not working) after making trek to room (no apology). We stayed 3 nights. All in all - never again. The dinner/breakfast crew were friendly and helpful although the sir this and sir that grated after a few times. Overall opinion is that its operated on the cheap by 90% asians (indian/paki).

            How to reach hotel

            hotel Holiday Inn Leicester Leicester location
            Show big map »

            Hotel Address:

            129 St Nicholas Circle, Leicester, United Kingdom, LEI 5LX

            Get directions
            City Center
            • Leicester
              800 m
            Airports
            Train Stations
            • Leicester Railway Station
              1.2 km
            • Bus stop
              100 m
            Hotel information
            • Check-in:
              from  2 pm
            • Check-out:
              until  12 pm
            • Year renovated:
              2010
            • Number of floors:
              9
            • Number of rooms:
              188

            Hotel Awards

            UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedLeicesterHoliday Inn Leicester

            According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
            Best Luxury Hotels in United Kingdom

            Use Badge