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Bury St Edmunds, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 June 2015

Booked hotel a few months in advance as we were attending a wedding on arrival we had to change our booking to a family room. Staff were excellent nothing was too much trouble the hotel was bright fresh and clean throughout the room was fantastic and the swimming pool and leisure facilities were a bonus. Breakfast was amazing and again... More 

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Thank wanceywoo
Jane S, General Manager at Holiday Inn Farnborough, responded to this review

Dear wanceywoo, The team and I were so trilled to receive your 5 star review and delighted that you and your family enjoyed your stay with us. Families always enjoy spending time in the Spirit Health Club which if course is free for all residents to use. The family market is very important to the hotel and I am pleased... More 

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16 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 June 2015 via mobile

On arrival I met Gurinder who was in charge of the front of house and considering I was hours too early and clearly had no right to ask any favours sorted me a room and a free upgrade and could not help enough. The attention to details make the difference but great customer service is always what makes the difference... More 

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1 Thank GaeleTappermba
Jane S, General Manager at Holiday Inn Farnborough, responded to this review

Dear Gaele Tappermba, Thank you so much for your 5 star review! I was delighted to hear you enjoyed your stay with us and particularly pleased to hear of the great first impression. I have personally thanked Gurinder for his excellent customer service and as the Manager of the department it is wonderful to see him leading the way! I... More 

Sittingbourne, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 June 2015 via mobile

Unfortunately there is a large amount of road works outside the Holiday Inn making it difficult to find the entrance. However the staff were extremely helpful. We needed to change the booking from a double to a family room as we took our grandson with us.every was sorted very quickly and with little fuss. The room was large the beds... More 

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Thank jan1505
Jane S, General Manager at Holiday Inn Farnborough, responded to this review

Dear jan1505, I was so pleased to read your recent review and delighted that you enjoyed your stay at the hotel. Thank you so much for your feedback and I am glad to hear the staff were extremely helpful. I am sorry you had difficulty finding the hotel entrance, the brown directional road signage should help but I will review... More 

Northamptonshire, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 June 2015

As part of a trip to Legoland for my son's birthday we spent the night at this hotel back in April. Upon arriving after a long day the receptionist (Christine) was very welcoming and friendly especially with my son who was tired. The room was very clean and all staff from the room service, to the leisure manager were polite... More 

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2 Thank Tom F
Jane S, General Manager at Holiday Inn Farnborough, responded to this review

Dear Tom F, Thank you so much for your 5 star review! The team and I were delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us. Thank you so much for your kind comments about Christine which I have since shared with her. I was pleased to note you found the food at breakfast and dinner to be of a high... More 

Wincanton, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 May 2015

A lovely clean tidy hotel, staff were happy to go out of their way to help. Our room was nice, and a good size with a mini bar and free bathroom goodies, bathrobes etc. Beds were very comfortable, towels were nice and big. A large TV, and sofa finished the room off. Breakfast was a hot buffet, with bread, pastries,... More 

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1 Thank Joanna L
Jane S, General Manager at Holiday Inn Farnborough, responded to this review

Dear Joanna L, I was so pleased to hear you and your family enjoyed your trip to Legoland and your stay at the hotel. Thank you for your feedback which I have shared with my team. I was delighted to note that you found the hotel to be clean and tidy and that the staff went out of their way... More 

Leicester, United Kingdom
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56 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 May 2015 via mobile

Stayed here for 2 nights as part of a legoland deal. Staff were all very friendly, smiles all round. Loved the little touches they do for children...free activity pack and milk and cookies. We had a family room, big space and very clean. We ate at the restaurant the first night and ordered steak and chicken - both delicious. Even... More 

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Thank tasha1717
Jane S, General Manager at Holiday Inn Farnborough, responded to this review

Dear tasha1717, Thank you so much for your recent review. I was delighted to hear that you and the family enjoyed your stay with us. Guest feedback is really important to us as it helps us to review the services and facilities that we offer. I have noted your comments about the bedroom which I have asked my Head Housekeeper... More 

Nottingham, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 May 2015

We booked two rooms for the bank holiday Sunday on a DBB rate direct on the Holiday Inn website and got a fantastic price. The room was immaculate and at check in we were given lots of extra touches like a children's activity pack and a voucher for free milk and cookies. The pool was very busy with other families... More 

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Thank stephv1977
Jane S, General Manager at Holiday Inn Farnborough, responded to this review

Dear Stephv1977, Thank you for your 5 star review! The team and I were so pleased to hear your feedback. The hotel specialises in looking after both corporate guests and families. It is so important to ensure our younger guests also have a memorable experience when they stay with us and I am glad your children enjoyed the activity pack... More 

Reading, United Kingdom
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62 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 May 2015

Went to a wedding reception here and stayed the night. The room was spacious and certainly worth the price paid. However the drinks at the bar seem to have had 50% extra added to them which seemed excessive for a budget hotel line. for that reason I would not go back there again

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1 Thank Louk2606
Jane S, General Manager at Holiday Inn Farnborough, responded to this review

Dear Louk2606, Thank you for your recent review further to your stay at the hotel. I was sorry you found the bar prices to be expensive. As a full service hotel our pricing is comparable with other similar hotels in the area. Prices will always be more expensive in a hotel compared to a pub or a bar and I... More 

Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 27 May 2015

We have just returned from a 3 night stay at this Hotel and would recommend it to all. On arrival we were greeted with a warm and friendly welcome and given a room on the second floor, as there was no lift at this hotel one of the staff carried our cases upstairs for us. When entering our room it... More 

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Thank Ian F
Jane S, General Manager at Holiday Inn Farnborough, responded to this review

Dear Ian F, I was delighted to read your recent review and so pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. Some guests prefer the bedrooms in the older part of the hotel with it's character and creaky floorboards and others prefer the bedrooms in the newer part, we can cater for all tastes. I was pleased to... More 

Portsmouth, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 26 May 2015

Check in should have been at 2.00pm we recieved our keys at 4.45pm. We arrived at the hotel at 3.45pm and was told the room was not ready and was given complimentry drinks at the bar,which seems to be a recurring theme reading the reviews.Sitting in the bar area for an hour with two five year olds is not much... More 

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1 Thank Alan H
Jane S, General Manager at Holiday Inn Farnborough, responded to this review

Dear Alan H, Thank you for taking the time and trouble to write a review further to your stay at the hotel. I was delighted to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us however I am sorry you had to wait for your room to become available. I have spoken with my Head Housekeeper to see how we can... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
  • Public Wifi
  • Paid Internet
Services
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located on the Hampshire/Surrey border with easy access to the M3/M25, the Holiday Inn Farnborough is a great choice for a weekend break for visiting Birdworld, Legoland, Thorpe Park, Chessington World of Adventures, Wisley Gardens and Aldershot Military Museum.The hotel is within walking distance of FIVE, the South of England's new premier conference venue, the Farnborough Air Show and the Aldershot Army Show, and is two miles from Rushmoor Arena, which hosts the annual South of England Tempest Rally among other events.This Farnborough hotel offers guests comfortable air-conditioned bedrooms, with high-speed Internet access and full use of the Spirit Health Club with its pool, jacuzzi, steam room, sauna and well-equipped gym. Our newly refurbished restaurant offers varied menus with daily specials and themed menus once a week, and light bites are served in the lounge. Kids stay & eat free.*We take pride in delivering an efficient, friendly service for conferences, private parties and weddings. Our 10 meeting rooms offer scope for flexible programmes and events for up to 180 delegates/guests.See the hotel's package page for special overnight packages, hotel offers and our monthly theme/tribute nights.*Terms & conditions apply. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Holiday Inn Farnborough

Address: Lynchford Road, Farnborough GU14 6AZ, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Hampshire > Farnborough
Price Range: $114 - $285 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Holiday Inn Farnborough 3*
Number of rooms: 142
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“Ask for a room at one of the upper levels.”
 of 5 bubbles CarloWinther, 24 Oct 2016 | Read review
“doesn't have a lift.”
 of 5 bubbles 361balamuruganb, 17 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Right at the back of the hotel have been refitted, but you need to walk a LONG way from reception to get to these.”
 of 5 bubbles KirkbyTraveller, 10 Oct 2016 | Read review
“The floor room I had was extra noisy and lots of foot traffic.”
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