Holiday Inn Luton-South M1, Jct.9, an IHG Hotel

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Indoor pool
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In-room safe, desk, blackout curtains, iron/ironing board

Overview of Holiday Inn Luton-South M1, Jct.9, an IHG Hotel

Holiday Inn Luton-South M1, Jct.9, an IHG Hotel

3.0 star property

3.8/5 Good

Guests rated this property 4.1/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Restaurant
  • Gym
  • Breakfast available

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • Hand sanitiser provided
  • Personal protective equipment
London Road, Markyate, St Albans, England, AL3 8HH

Explore the area

  • AirportLondon (LTN-Luton)12 min drive
  • Popular LocationWarner Bros. Studio Tour London19 min drive
  • Popular LocationHatfield House29 min drive
  • Popular LocationKnebworth House38 min drive

Choose dates to view prices

Sorry, this property is temporarily unavailable 14 Mar 2022 - 7 Feb 2023.

About this area

St Albans

In a rural area and near a train station, Holiday Inn Luton-South M1, Jct.9, an IHG Hotel is in an area with good airport proximity. The Snow Centre and Ashridge Golf Club are worth checking out if an activity is on the agenda, while those looking for area attractions can visit Warner Bros. Studio Tour London and Hertfordshire County Showground. Woodside Animal Farm and ZSL Whipsnade Zoo are also worth visiting.

What's nearby

  • Hertfordshire County Showground - 3 min drive
  • University of Bedfordshire - 9 min drive
  • Warner Bros. Studio Tour London - 19 min drive
  • Hatfield House - 29 min drive
  • Knebworth House - 38 min drive

Getting around

  • Harpenden Station - 8 min drive
  • London (LTN-Luton) - 12 min drive

About this property

Holiday Inn Luton-South M1, Jct.9, an IHG Hotel

3-star eco-friendly hotel near Chiltern Hills
An indoor pool, a restaurant and a fitness centre are available at this smoke-free hotel. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, a bar/lounge, a conference centre and a coffee shop/cafe are on-site. Housekeeping is available on request.
Holiday Inn Luton-South M1, Jct.9, an IHG Hotel offers 140 accommodations with a safe and coffee/tea makers. A pillow menu is available. 32-inch Plasma televisions come with digital channels. Bathrooms include a combined bath/shower unit, complimentary toiletries and hairdryers.

Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and telephones. Additionally, rooms include portable fans and blackout curtains. Housekeeping is offered on a daily basis and an iron/ironing board can be requested. Housekeeping is provided on request.

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an indoor pool and a fitness centre.

Awards and affiliations

Green/Sustainable Property
This property participates in Green Tourism Programme, a programme that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: The Environment, the community, the cultural heritage and the local economy.

Languages spoken

Czech, English, Greek, Hindi, Polish

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected


Contactless social distancing and check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Hand sanitiser provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities


  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Free extended parking on site
  • Motorhome/coach/lorry parking (free) on site
  • Electric car charging station on site

Food and drink

  • Full breakfast available for a fee 6:30 AM–9:30 AM on weekdays and 7:30 AM–11 AM on weekends: GBP 14.95 per person
  • 1 restaurant and 1 coffee shop/cafe
  • 1 bar
  • 24-hour room service
  • Coffee/tea in a common area

Restaurants on site

  • Borders Restaurant
  • Starbucks

Things to do

  • Fitness centre
  • Indoor pool

Family friendly

  • Free cots/infant beds
  • Indoor pool
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)


  • Banquet hall
  • Lift
  • Free newspapers in reception
  • Front-desk safe

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Hair salon
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Wedding services

Business services

  • Business centre
  • Conference centre
  • Meeting rooms - 4


  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • Braille signage
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)


  • Smoke-free property
  • TV in lobby

Room amenities


  • Bed sheets
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Free cots/infant beds
  • Heating
  • Pillow menu
  • Portable fan
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)


  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower/bath combination


  • 32-inch plasma TV
  • Digital channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker


  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Phone
  • Safe

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Check-in from 2 PM - midnight
Express check-in
Minimum check-in age - 18


Check-out before noon
Express checkout

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Renovations and closures

This property is closed from 14 March 2022 to 7 February 2023 (dates subject to change).

Access methods

Staffed front desk


Pets not allowed (service animals are welcome, and are exempt from fees)

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! Up to 2 children 12 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding
Rollaway/extra beds are available for GBP 15.0 per night.
Free cots (infant beds)

Payment types at the property

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Fee for full breakfast: GBP 14.95 per person (approximately)
  • Rollaway bed fee: GBP 15.0 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted
Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher and a first aid kit
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

We should mention

Up to 2 children 12 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding
Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms
The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation
A car is recommended for transport to and from this property
This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly)

Property is also known as

Holiday Inn Luton-South
Holiday Inn Luton-South M1
Holiday Inn Luton-South M1 Jct.9
Holiday Inn Luton-South M1 Jct.9 Hotel
Holiday Inn Luton-South M1 Jct.9 Hotel St Albans
Holiday Inn Luton-South M1 Jct.9 St Albans
Luton-South Holiday Inn
Luton M1, Jct 9, An Ihg
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Holiday Inn Luton South M1 Jct.9 an IHG Hotel
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Holiday Inn Luton-South M1, Jct.9, an IHG Hotel St Albans
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Overall score and ratings



Rating 5 - Excellent. 83 out of 260 reviews
5 - Excellent 32%
Rating 4 - Good. 99 out of 260 reviews
4 - Good 38%
Rating 3 - Okay. 45 out of 260 reviews
3 - Okay 17%
Rating 2 - Poor. 21 out of 260 reviews
2 - Poor 8%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 12 out of 260 reviews
1 - Terrible 5%




Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities



1/5 Terrible

Business traveller
Disliked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 2 nights in Mar 2022

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 1 night in Mar 2022

3/5 Okay

Business traveller
Disliked: Cleanliness, room comfort
Nothing special
Check in was great Room very smal Lunch was not good had clubsandwich chicken was very dry send it back dinner was ok nothing special restaurant and bar staff looked like their did not want to be their Breakfast was ok but no real service
Stayed 1 night in Mar 2022

4/5 Good

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, room comfort
Stayed 1 night in Feb 2022

4/5 Good

Travelled with group
Liked: Cleanliness, amenities, property conditions & facilities
had a great stay
Stayed 3 nights in Feb 2022