Located in Markyate, Holiday Inn Luton-South M1, Jct.9 is 27.7 mi (44.6 km) from London Zoo and 28.9 mi (46.5 km) from Selfridges. This 140-room, 3-star hotel has conveniences like an indoor pool, free in-room WiFi, and free self parking. Buckingham Palace is also 29.6 mi (47.6 km) away.


This hotel is home to a brasserie and a bar/lounge. Order from 24-hour room service to satisfy your hunger without leaving your room. Start each morning with breakfast, served for a fee from 6:30 AM to 9:30 AM.


Holiday Inn Luton-South M1, Jct.9's 140 air-conditioned rooms provide sofa beds, minibars, and coffee makers. 32-inch plasma TVs come with digital channels, and guests can stay connected with free WiFi and wired Internet. Bathrooms offer hair dryers and free toiletries, and beds are dressed in pillow menus. Other amenities include free newspapers, safes, and phones.

Property features

At Holiday Inn Luton-South M1, Jct.9, guests enjoy an indoor pool, a fitness center, and a spa tub. You can take advantage of free parking, along with limo/town car service. The 24-hour front desk has multilingual staff ready to assist with dry cleaning/laundry, luggage storage, and securing valuables. Additional amenities include a sauna, WiFi in public areas, and a conference center.


  • Free WiFi and wired Internet in rooms
  • Free parking
  • Onsite dining
  • Indoor pool

Holiday Inn Luton-South M1, Jct.9

London Road Markyate St Albans England AL3 8HH

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

In addition to an indoor pool, Holiday Inn Luton-South M1, Jct.9 provides a spa tub, a sauna, and a fitness center. The hotel offers a restaurant. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. A computer station is located on site and wired high-speed Internet access is complimentary.

Business amenities at this 3-star property consist of a business center, limo/town car service, and meeting rooms. Event facilities measuring 1585 square feet (143 square meters) include a conference center. This eco-friendly hotel also offers multilingual staff, complimentary newspapers in the lobby, and laundry facilities. Complimentary self parking is available on site.

Holiday Inn Luton-South M1, Jct.9 is a smoke-free property.

  • Indoor pool 
  • Sauna 
  • Spa tub 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Business center 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Total number of rooms - 140 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Number of floors - 3 
  • Restaurant 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Express check-out 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • Computer station 
  • Luggage storage 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Express check-in 
  • Limo or Town Car service available 
  • Meeting rooms 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Free long-term parking 
  • Free RV, bus, truck parking 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 143 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 5 
  • Conference center 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 1585 
  • Free self parking 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Steam room 
  • Television in common areas 
  • Wedding services 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Indoor pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Rollaway/extra beds available  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Sofa bed  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet

Available in some public areas: Wireless internet access ( GBP 5 per hour ), Free wired high-speed Internet


Free long-term parking, Free self parking, Free RV, bus, truck parking

Room Amenities

Holiday Inn Luton-South M1, Jct.9 offers 140 air-conditioned accommodations with minibars and safes. A pillow menu is available. 32-inch plasma televisions come with digital channels. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers.

This St Albans hotel provides complimentary wired and wireless high-speed Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks, complimentary newspapers, and phones. Additionally, rooms include coffee/tea makers and blackout drapes/curtains. Housekeeping is offered daily and irons/ironing boards can be requested.

  • Plasma TV 
  • Digital TV service 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Phone 
  • Minibar 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Desk 
  • Iron/ironing board (on request) 
  • Sofa bed 
  • Rollaway/extra beds available 
  • Cribs/infant beds available 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • HDTV 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • In-room safe 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Pillow menu 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 

Where to Eat

Breakfast is available for a surcharge and served each morning between 6:30 AM and 9:30 AM.

Borders Restaurant - This brasserie specializes in local cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, dinner, and light fare. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.

24-hour room service is available.

Nearby Things to Do

An indoor pool and a spa tub are on site. Other recreational amenities include a sauna and a fitness center.

Children under 16 years old are not allowed in the spa tub without adult supervision.

Spa Services

  • Sauna in spa 
  • Spa tub in spa 


To make special requests for accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • In-room accessibility 
  • Accessible bathroom 

Hotel Policies


Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-in time ends at midnight

Check-in time starts at 2 PM


Check-out time is noon

Payment types


  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are 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.

Only service animals are allowed

Noise-free rooms not guaranteed


Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Breakfast fee: GBP 14.95 per person (approximately)
  • Fee for wireless Internet in public areas: GBP 5 per hour (rates may vary)
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • 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
  • Jct.9
  • Luton-South Holiday Inn

We should mention

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. Children 16 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.

Awards & Affiliations

Green / Sustainable Property
This property participates in Green Tourism Program, a program that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: environment, community, cultural-heritage, the local economy.

Kids Stay Free Promotion

Book a stay in any room or rate category for travel anytime and receive the following:

  • Accommodations as selected
  • Up to two children under 18 years old stay free when sharing a room with 2 adults (based on availability)
  • Free breakfast, lunch, and dinner for children under 13 when an adult orders from the table d'hôte/à la carte menu
Free stay applies to children under 18 years old staying in the same room as adults. Adult must order from the table d'hôte/à la carte menu for children to receive the complimentary meal. Children can only order from children’s menu. Meals are served in the hotel's dining area and may not include taxes or gratuities. Valid anytime, subject to availability. Other restrictions may apply.

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