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A friendly, contemporary Harlow hotel near Stansted Airport and trains to Central London
Set in the thriving town of Harlow on the border of Essex and Hertfordshire, Holiday Inn Express® Harlow hotel is 15 miles from Stansted Airport, with easy access to the M11 motorway. Harlow Town Station is a 20-minute walk away, where you can take a 35-minute train ride to London Liverpool Street Station or catch the Stansted Express to the airport. A major hub for buses and coaches, Harlow Bus Station is right next to the hotel.
Corporate guests are less than 10 minutes' drive from Harlow Enterprise Hub, and the Harlow Business Exhibition is held in Town Park on the hotel's doorstep. Three elegant meeting rooms host up to 42 delegates, with audiovisual equipment and catering services.
Popular attractions in Harlow include Gibberd Garden and Gibberd Gallery in the Civic Centre, and you can follow Harlow's Sculpture Trail as you shop along the pedestrianised Broadwalk. It's a five-minute stroll from the hotel to Harlow Leisurezone, and within 20 miles you can visit family-friendly attractions such as Broxbourne Paradise Wildlife Park and Hertford Castle.
Wi-Fi and breakfast are included, you can tuck into traditional British food and beers in the lobby bar and restaurant. Friendly staff can recommend a good pub in Harlow or the West Essex countryside.
- Rollaway Bed/Cot Available
- Crib Available
- Separate Hanging Closet
- In-Room Heating and A/C Controls
- Sofa Bed/Sleeper Couch
- Bathroom Amenities Available
- Hair Dryer
- Separate/Walk-in Shower
- Separate Vanity Area
- Coffee Maker
- Tea Maker
- Flat-screen TV
- Work Desk with Lamp
- Desk-level Electrical Outlet
- Direct-dial Phone
- Windows Open by Guest
- Connecting Rooms Available
- Oversized Bath Towels
- Complimentary Coffee/Tea Supplies
- Breakfast Buffet Included
- Continental Breakfast Included
Our restaurant serves Express start breakfast and a limited English and International cuisine menu for dinner.
Location: Great Room at lobby level
Hours of Operation: : 6:00 pm-10:00 pm
Hotel Bars & Lounges
Relax and enjoy a drink with friends or colleagues in our vibrant lounge bar.
Location: The Great Room on lobby level
Hours of Operation: 11:00 am - 12:00 am
- 2 Meeting Room(s) Available
- On-Site Business Center
- Office supplies available
- Free High-Speed Internet in all Rooms
- Wireless Internet service is free for all IHG® One Rewards members
- Internet Browser on TV
Housekeeping & Laundry
- Daily Housekeeping
- Storage Space Available
- Ice Machine
Crown Gate Essex
Harlow, CM20 1NB
Check In: 3:00 pm
Check Out: 11:00 am
Check-in Age: 18
Parking + -
- Daily Self-Parking Fee: 5 GBP
- Limited parking is available to the hotel guests only. Managed by Parking Eye. Alternative Parking is available next door at U-park. Payable at the hotel reception directly. Car registration number will be required. Both car parks cost 5GBP for 24 hrs.
Shuttle + -
Accessibility + -
- Public Entrance
- Guest Rooms
- Public Restrooms
Accessible Hotel Areas
- Visual Alarm/Alert in Guest Rooms
Provided by Hotel
Pet Policy + -
- Guide Dogs Allowed
- Only guide dogs allowed
Facility + -
- Smoke-Free Facility
- Number of Floors: 4
- Total Number of Rooms: 123
- Number of Suites: 0
- Number of Non-Smoking Rooms: 123
- Number of Accessible Rooms: 3
- Connecting Rooms Available
Languages + -
Credit Cards + -
- American Express
- Diners Club
- Carte Blanche
- IHG® Business Edge Pay (UK only)
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FAQs for Holiday Inn Express Harlow
How much is parking at Holiday Inn Express Harlow?
At Holiday Inn Express Harlow, self-parking is available for a daily rate of 5 GBP.
Can I cancel my booking at Holiday Inn Express Harlow for a full refund?
Yes, when you book your stay at Holiday Inn Express Harlow direct with IHG, choose one of our flexible rates which include the flexibility to change or cancel your reservation at no charge. For full details, refer to our Travel Advisory details.
Does Holiday Inn Express Harlow have a pool?
No, Holiday Inn Express Harlow does not have a pool.
When is breakfast at Holiday Inn Express Harlow?
Breakfast at Holiday Inn Express Harlow is available from 6:30 am to 9:30 am.
What are the check-in and check-out times for Holiday Inn Express Harlow?
Check-in at Holiday Inn Express Harlow is from 3:00 pm, and check-out time is 11:00 am. Contact the hotel directly for options available for early check-in or late check-out.
Does Holiday Inn Express Harlow offer free Wi-Fi?
Yes, the Holiday Inn Express Harlow offers free WiFi!
Does Holiday Inn Express Harlow have a restaurant on site?
Holiday Inn Express Harlow has 1 restaurant. Great Room Restaurant.
How much does it cost to stay at Holiday Inn Express Harlow?
Rates for accommodations at Holiday Inn Express Harlow vary by season. For your rate options, please input your dates.
How many rooms does the Holiday Inn Express Harlow have?
The Holiday Inn Express Harlow has 123 guest rooms. Enter your dates to view available rooms for your stay.
Can I bring my pet to Holiday Inn Express Harlow?
No, pets are not allowed at Holiday Inn Express Harlow.