Holiday Inn Express London - Stansted Airport

Stansted, United Kingdom

8.7 K reviews
Good hotel for solo travelers. Close to Stansted Airport. Great location.
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  • Wi-Fi
  • Parking
  • Restaurant
  • 24h Service
  • TV
  • Fitness
  • Room
    • Double Bed
    • Radio
    • Bathroom
    • Safe
    • Wheelchair access
    • Internet Access
    • Shower
    • Hairdryer
    • Direct dial telephone
    • Air conditioning (individually regulated)
    • Tea/coffee maker
    • Lounge
    • Satellite/cable TV
    • Air conditioning (centrally regulated)
  • Facility
    • Elevators
    • Restaurant(s) with air conditioning
    • Laundry Service
    • Restaurant(s) with non-smoking area
    • Hotel Room Safe
    • Café
    • 24-hour check-in
    • Currency Exchange
    • Newspaper stand
    • WLAN access
    • Bar(s)
    • Restaurant(s) with high-chairs
    • TV Room
    • Air conditioning
    • Conference Room
    • Public Internet Access
  • Food
    • Breakfast Served
    • Breakfast Buffet
    • Set menu lunch
    • Continental Breakfast
    • Set menu dinner
Thremhall Avenue Stansted CM24 1PY
0 ft to downtown


The hotel is situated less than 1.6 km from Stansted Airport, adjacent to the mid-stay car park and less than 5 minutes from the M11 motorway.


The hotel was built in 2004. Guests are welcomed at the accommodation, which has a total of 254 rooms. The individual storeys can easily be reached via the lift or stairs. Amenities include a safe and a currency exchange service. Wireless internet access in public areas allows travellers to stay connected. Among the culinary options available at the establishment are a restaurant, a dining area, a breakfast room, a café and a bar. Additional facilities at the hotel include a TV room. Those arriving in their own vehicles can leave them in the car park of the accommodation for a fee. Facilities include a laundry service. In addition, a shuttle service is offered.


Each of the rooms is appointed with air conditioning, a kitchen and a bathroom. A double bed ensures a good night's sleep. Cots and extra beds are available. A safe and a desk are also available. Guests will also find a tea/coffee station included as standard. Other features include internet access, a telephone, a TV, a radio and WiFi. Rooms suitable for wheelchair access are bookable. The bathroom offers convenient facilities including a shower. A hairdryer is also available. Bathrooms with wheelchair access can also be booked. The establishment offers non-smoking rooms.


Bed and breakfast is bookable. Guests can choose to book options such as breakfast, lunch or dinner.


The following credit cards are accepted at the hotel: American Express, VISA, Diners Club and MasterCard.


  • Location
    "Great location"

    Perfect for airport. Perfect for access to airport. Excellent airport shuttle service.

    "Great location near the airport." "Pricey, inconvenient parking." "Reasonably accessible by car." "Lots of nearby bars and restaurants but not much sightseeing." "Medium distance to city centre."

  • Service
    "Fantastic service"

    Fabulous staff. Fantastic front desk service. Excellent shuttle service.

    "Professional, friendly service, especially at the bar." "Shuttle service is ok." "Decent waitstaff and management." "Housekeeping is satisfactory." "Booking process should be better organized."

  • Breakfast
    "Breakfast is average"

    Excellent early breakfast. Tasteless egg. Scrambled egg inedible.

    "Affordable, fairly tasty breakfasts."

  • Room
    "Room is all right"

    Faulty extractor fan. Toilet did not flush properly. Worst nights sleep.

    "Rooms and beds are adequate." "Bathrooms are large but with substandard cleaning." "Inadequate minibars in older, poorly-maintained rooms." "No views, poor A/C, TV's and furniture." "Shower can be a problem."

  • Value for money
    "Fairly good value for money"

    Had to pay for shuttle to airport. Cheap mattress. Cheap shuttle service.

    "Fairly good value for money." "Fair breakfast prices." "Food and beverages are pricey." "Free internet."

  • WiFi
    "Complaints about WiFi"

    Internet service was not working. Internet didn't work. Wi fi didn't work.

    "Wifi quality could be improved." "Free internet."

  • Food
    "Food could be better"

    Tepid baked beans. Soggy batter. Horrid place to eat.

    "Poor dining experience with untidy dining area." "Poor menu, especially in side dishes." "Food is pricey and snacks are subpar." "Guests disliked the pork dishes, desserts, and fruits." "Untasty beef dishes & steak." "Tasteless vegetables." "Pizza is not the best." "No good fish & seafood." "Bad poultry dishes." "Poor vegetarian & vegan dishes." "Salads are not good."