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Holiday Inn Express Harlow

Hotel Rating: 3 Star Air-Conditioning √ Onsite Parking √ Bag Storage √ Restaurant √ Lift √
Achieved a score of 79% from 1968 reviews
Rates from £42 per room
Crown Gate, Essex, Harlow, CM20 1ER, England, UK

Hotel in Detail:

The Holiday inn Express Harlow is a contemporary hotel with modern design and facilities. As you would expect facilities such as wireless internet access and a 24 hour staffed reception are a given. Located within Harlow itself and close to the town centre (15 minutes walk) with lots of amenities and facilities including leisure and shopping.

All bedrooms have individually controlled air-conditioning. Bedrooms come with private bathroom facilities where you will find an invigorating power shower and a hairdryer. In each room complimentary tea and coffee is provided and high speed internet is available (charges apply). Televisions come with PPV movies, stereo, work desk, direct dial telephone, double glazed windows.
Six bedrooms are suitable improved accessibility needs. Daily housekeeping.

A hot buffet breakfast is served daily and is complimentary.
The lounge is the place for evening get-togethers or a drink before your dinner. The Great Room restaurant serves a  limited English and international evening menu. The local area provides alternative dining options.

The hotel has a meeting room suitable for up to 40 delegates. Public areas are air-conditioned. A business corner provides email, printing and copy facilities. Same day dry cleaning services available. Public areas all air-conditioned.
Nearby leisure centre provides extensive fitness facilities (charges apply). A meeting room is available with a capacity for 40 delegates.

Hotel Vicinity:

Nearest: Railway Station: Harlow Town 0.8 miles (1.3 km), Tube Station: Epping 5.3 miles (8.5 km), Motorway: M11 Junction 7 2.5 miles (4 km).
Convenient as a stopover between central London and Stansted Airport. Both the airport and London are reached via the nearby M1 motorway (2.5 miles) with the airport being just over 10 miles to the north and central London 21 miles to the south. Harlow Town railway station less than a mile connects with Liverpool Street Station in the city of London with no changes of train required and takes around 30-35 minutes. Nearest attractions include Brook Golf Club (1.6 miles), The Henry Moore Foundation (4.7 miles) as well as the local Harlow Museum (0.6 miles).
Parking: 18 spaces (charges apply).
Bedroom Numbers: 122 / 5 floors
Check-in: 14.00 (2 pm)
Check-out: 11.00 (am)
This hotel has averaged a score of 3.95 out of 5 by 1968 past guests
>>> (average customer rating 4.1 out of 5 from 1457 reviews)
>>>Tripadvisor (ranked 3 of 8 for Hotels in Harlow and rated 3.5 out of 5 from 511 reviews)


Private parking is possible on site (reservation is not possible) and costs £5 per day.


WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.


Pets are not allowed.
More hotels from this chain
Of course you may well prefer to stay with the Holiday Inn Express chain take a look at these hotels close by:
Holiday Inn Express Stansted Airport: is 9.9 miles (15.9 km) away, has a guest satisfaction score of 78% and rates start from about £85.
Compared to other London hotels: This hotel has been rated 79% by past guests. The London average is 79% and the average for 3 star hotels is 66%. Therefore this hotel is well above average for its sector (star rating) . Holiday Inn Express Hotels across the chain average 80% so this hotel is slightly below the guest rating for most Holiday Inn Express hotels.
Below average for a Holiday Inn Express hotel but still a hotel to consider. The hotel remains better rated than most London hotels and additionally ranks above the average guest rating for 3 star hotels.
Compared to surrounding hotels: The hotels rating of 79% is 5144% below the 5223% average guest rating for the area around Stansted. Therefore compared to hotels around the airport its rating is well below average.
Milesfaster ranking: 581st from 865 London hotels, 19th of 29 Holiday Inn Express Hotels, th of 38 Stansted hotels, and 179th of 321 three star rated hotels.
Another to Consider: A similar type of hotel (size, rating) nearby (9.9 miles, 15.9 km) would be the 3 star Holiday Inn Express Stansted Airport, with rates that start from about £66 and which has a 78% guest satisfaction rating.
We can also point you towards a lower price option, the The Harlow Hotel By AccorHotels. 1.6 miles from the Holiday Inn Express Harlow (2.5 km), achieving a rating of 65% by its past clients with base rates starting at about £29 (theres free WiFi too).
Would you prefer to go with something that has scored higher in guest satisfaction ratings? If that is what your after then the 4 Star Novotel Stansted Airport seems like a possible option. Note though that the Novotel Stansted Airport is 8.9 miles (14.4) from the Holiday Inn Express Harlow. A highly rated hotel with a guest score of 86%.


The Holiday Inn Express Harlow is a totally new build hotel, costing £6.6 million to complete when it opened in October 2012. The project managers were Edmond Shipway and the contractors were Bowmer & Kirkland. The architects were Hitchman Stone Parnership. The installation package was by Premier Pre-Cast Solutions which included precast concrete units (Stairs, Crosswalls and floor slabs) and 122 modular Bathroom pods.

Holiday Inn Express Harlow Locality Information

Districts Close by:

Harlow, Hoddesdon, Bishops Stortford

Nearest Major Airports:

Stansted (10.9 miles, 17.6 km), London City (18.5 miles, 29.8 km), Luton (21.5 miles, 34.7 km), Heathrow (31.3 miles, 50.3 km), Gatwick (43.6 miles, 70.2 km)

Nearest Stations:

Harlow Town (0.8 miles, 1.3 km), Harlow Mill (2.1 miles, 3.4 km), Roydon (2.6 miles, 4.2 km), Rye House (3.9 miles, 6.3 km)