Holiday Inn Leiden
Holiday Inn Leiden is a versatile four-star deluxe hotel. It is situated near exit 8 of the A44 motorway, a central location with regard to Amsterdam (30 minutes), Schiphol Airport and The Hague (15 minutes) and 5 minutes from the historical city centre of Leiden. It is also located next to the connecting road to the Keukenhof, the North Sea beaches and the South Holland lakes.
Holiday Inn Leiden was the first Holiday Inn hotel opened in Europe in 1968. Then a motel, part of one of the most famous hotel chains in the world (IHG), it has continuously developed since that time and has a rich history of firsts. It was the first hotel that included TV, telephone and air conditioning in the room, first to have free overnight stays for children, and first to use online bookings. The current hotel is modern and spacious and provides 200 hotel rooms and a large restaurant in an indoor garden. There are 14 modern meeting rooms for meetings from 2 up to 400 people and the ECC Leiden (Event & Convention Center) for up to 2,500 people.
The non-smoking hotel rooms vary from luxury Executive rooms to (family) Superior rooms. The rooms have an interior with warm colours and wooden furnishings. They have a seating area with desk, boxspring beds, a flatscreen TV with satellite stations, a bathroom, individually adjustable air conditioning, a minibar, a full-length mirror, coffee and tea facilities, data port and strongbox. There is 24-hour room service.
In addition to a billiards table, table tennis and fitness centre, the hotel also has an indoor swimming pool with jetstream, waterfall, jacuzzi and a modern sauna. Guests can visit the Garden restaurant all day for a breakfast buffet with a wide selection of foods, à la carte lunch dishes, as well as an extensive international dinner buffet, à la carte dinner or coffee and pastries. In the Ocean bar, you can enjoy an extensive range of beers, cocktails, whiskeys and no less than 12 wines on glass. There is also a grill menu and fresh sushi is served from Monday to Friday.
For the meeting and conference market, the hotel has 14 modern rooms with comfortable seats at its disposal. The Event & Convention Center (ECC Leiden), suitable for big conferences, fairs and events, covers 2,700 m² and has two spacious foyers, its own kitchen and a large mezzanine for VIP receptions.
Holiday Inn Leiden has ample parking space, also for large coaches, and on workdays during rush hour there is a free shuttle service from and to Leiden Station with a scheduled stop at Leiden Bio Science Park. The hotel rents bicycles and provides road maps, also for joggers and hikers.
is a free shuttle service from and to Leiden Station with a scheduled stop at Leiden Bio Science Park. The hotel rents bicycles and provides road maps, also for joggers and hikers.
Location and parking
- Car-free site
- Own car park
- Indoor car park
- Parking next to accommodation