Holiday Inn Luton-South M1, Jct.9

Self Rated: 3.0 out of 5
London Road, Markyate, St Albans, AL3 8HH, United Kingdom
3.9 out of 5 rating 228 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 3.9
Property Details

Property Location

Located in St Albans, Holiday Inn Luton-South M1, Jct.9 is in a rural location, within a 5-minute drive of Hertfordshire County Showground and Woodside Animal Farm. This eco-friendly hotel is 6.8 mi (10.9 km) from ZSL Whipsnade Zoo and 13 mi (20.9 km) from Warner Bros. Studio Tour London.


Stay in one of 140 guestrooms featuring plasma televisions. Complimentary wired and wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and digital programming provides entertainment. Private bathrooms with shower/tub combinations feature complimentary toiletries and hair dryers. Conveniences include phones, as well as safes and desks.


Enjoy a range of recreational amenities, including an indoor pool, a spa tub, and a sauna. This hotel also features complimentary wireless Internet access, a hair salon, and wedding services.


Enjoy local cuisine at Borders Restaurant, a restaurant which features a bar/lounge, or stay in and take advantage of the 24-hour room service. Full breakfasts are served on weekdays from 6:30 AM to 9:30 AM and on weekends from 7:30 AM to 11 AM for a fee.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include complimentary wired Internet access, a business center, and limo/town car service. This hotel has 4 meeting rooms available for events. Free self parking is available onsite.


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Chiltern Hills - 2 km / 1.2 mi
Woodside Animal Farm - 3.2 km / 2 mi
Hertfordshire County Showground - 3.2 km / 2 mi
Stockwood Discovery Centre - 8.2 km / 5.1 mi
University of Bedfordshire - 9.7 km / 6 mi
ZSL Whipsnade Zoo - 10.9 km / 6.8 mi
Verulamium Museum - 11.8 km / 7.3 mi
Verulamium Park - 12.2 km / 7.6 mi
The Snow Centre - 13.4 km / 8.3 mi
St Albans South Signal Box - 13.5 km / 8.4 mi
Rex Cinema - 13.5 km / 8.4 mi
Gadebridge Park - 13.6 km / 8.5 mi
St Albans Organ Theatre - 14.7 km / 9.1 mi
The Pottery Project - 15.6 km / 9.7 mi
Ashridge Golf Club - 16.3 km / 10.2 mi

The nearest airports are:
London (LTN-Luton) - 11 km / 6.8 mi
London (LHR-Heathrow) - 51.7 km / 32.1 mi

The preferred airport for Holiday Inn Luton-South M1, Jct.9 is London (LTN-Luton).

Check-in time starts at 2pm. Check-out time is 12pm.
Property Policies

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.

    Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed. Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

Due to COVID-19 travel restrictions, this property can only accept bookings for essential travel or stays. You may be asked to provide evidence of this on arrival.

Important Information

Please note, there is important information about this property to know before you arrive.

  • Reservations are required for spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

  • 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.

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at 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.

  • -Wedding services
  • -Accessible bathroom
  • -In-room accessibility
  • -Banquet hall
  • -Multilingual staff
  • -Free newspapers in lobby
  • -Television in common areas
  • -Free wired Internet
  • -Limo or Town Car service available
  • -Bar/lounge
  • -Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • -Coffee shop or café
  • -Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • -24-hour front desk
  • -Smoke-free property
  • -Hair salon
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Spa tub
  • -Fitness facilities
  • -Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • -Free self parking
  • -Free long-term parking
  • -Business center
  • -Conference center
  • -Restaurant
  • -Sauna
  • -Steam room
  • -Number of meeting rooms - 4
  • -Elevator
  • -Coffee/tea in common areas
  • -Free RV, bus, truck parking
  • -Luggage storage
  • -Express check-in
  • -Express check-out
  • -Indoor pool
  • -Wheelchair accessible path of travel
  • -Wheelchair accessible parking
  • -Braille or raised signage
  • -Assistive listening devices available