Our car park is monitored by Parking Eye. All guests must register their vehicle details at reception upon arrival.

Please note we have very limited car parking on site - If this is full on arrival please pull into the drop off point and make your way to reception on the 1st floor where our team will direct you to alternatives, or go straight to Preston Bus Station Multi Storey opposite which is pay and display (£6.00 for 24 hours). Postcode for Sat Nav is PR1 1YT.

*Height Restriction for Bus Station Car Park is 6ft 8" (2.03 metres)*

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Frequently Asked Questions

Driving Directions

Traveling from south, leave M6 at J29, following signs for A6 (Preston South). Remain on A6 towards Preston City Centre for 4 miles before reaching the Holiday Inn Preston.

The hotel is located on the junction where the A6 and A59 join.

Traveling from the north, leave M6 at J32 following signs for A6 (Preston).

Remain on A6 towards Preston City Centre for 5 miles before reaching Holiday Inn Preston.

For Sat Nav Systems, please enter CARLISLE STREET, PRESTON (PR1 1YT)

Train Station Name: Preston Distance: 0.8 MI/1.29 KM EAST to Hotel Taxi Charge (one way): £4.00

  • Blackpool Pleasure Beach (18 MI / 28.97 KM )
  • Lake District National Park (30 MI / 48.28 KM )
  • Trough of Bowland (15 MI / 24.14 KM )
  • Trafford Shopping Centre (32 MI / 51.5 KM )
  • Southport Beach (23 MI / 37.01 KM )
  • Liverpool & Albert Docks (35 MI / 56.33 KM )
  • Leyland Vehicle Museum (5 MI / 8.05 KM )
  • Harris Museum & Art Gallery (0.1 MI / 0.16 KM )
  • Hoghton Tower (4 MI / 6.44 KM )

The Holiday Inn Preston bedroom's accommodate up to 2 adults per room.  Every room benefits from either one double bed or two twin beds. 

Family rooms are available by interconnecting a twin and double room. We are happy to apply a 50% discount off the second room (occupied by up to two children ages 2-12). 

If a great view of Preston is important to you, feel free to ask for a bedroom on an upper floor which we can assign for your stay, subject to availability.

The Holiday Inn Preston City Centre offers 32 car park spaces on a first come first serve basis.

Should the hotel car park be full on arrival, please use the drop-off point where you can leave your car to check in and remove luggage. Once completed, please park on the Bus Station multi-storey car park directly opposite the hotel which offers 600 spaces. This is pay & display at £6.00 for 24 hours. *Height Restriction 6ft 8" (2.03 metres)*

Access to the Preston bus station car park is off North Road by going round the hotel one way system via Carlisle Street then back onto the Ringway, past the back of the Holiday Inn hotel and left at the traffic lights onto North Road on top of the Preston Bus station (Sat Nav Code PR1 1YT). 

Once parked, follow the steps or lift to the ground floor and over Carlisle Street into the entrance of the Holiday Inn.


Check-in time is from 2pm each day and check-out is by 12pm.

Requests are welcomed for an earlier check-in time and we will be pleased to accommodate you, subject to availability.

To benefit from a later check-out time, join our loyalty scheme IHG Rewards Club.  As an IHG Rewards Club member you can also earn points on a stay here or at any other IHG hotel worldwide.

Holiday Inn Preston offers you a variety of dining options.

Whether your day has been filled with meetings and work, or visiting some of our great local attractions, we have a choice of options to drink or dine

All Day Dining is Available in our Open Lobby & To Go Cafe

Room Service is also available 24 hours should you prefer to dine in your room



Monday - Friday 6.30am - 10.00am
Saturday & Sunday  - 7.30am - 11.00am 


Monday - Friday 5.30 pm - 10.30 pm

Saturday & Sunday  - 5.00 pm - 10.00 pm