A welcoming Essex hotel with a restaurant, conference centre and lakeside garden Holiday Inn® Basildon hotel is a 10-minute drive from the M25 and close to Basildon station. If you’re visiting the City of London or the Docklands on business, direct trains to Fenchurch Street station take only 35 minutes. You can host meetings, conferences or a wedding at the hotel's Conference Centre, with space for up to 300 guests in our largest function space and optional catering. Local companies at Southfields Business Park are within a short drive of the hotel. The surrounding Festival Leisure Park offers dining and entertainment options including a cinema, nightclubs and a bowling alley. Children will love the beaches and the pier at Southend-on-Sea, 13 miles away. At this hotel, you can enjoy: full English breakfast, lunch and dinner served daily, room service available around the clock, comfortable rooms and suites have a pillow menu to help you get a good night's sleep and satellite TV and free Wi-Fi to keep everyone entertained. Handy sofa beds are ideal for families, and stay and eat free. In summer, you can stretch your legs, enjoy a drink from the bar or host a party in the pretty lakeside garden.