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Holiday Inn Express Barrie

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506 Bryne Drive, Barrie, Ontario L4N 6E7, Canada
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Barrie, Canada
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55 reviews 55 reviews
13 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Clean and comfortable bed. Nice touch haveing pillow slips embroydered showing. Soft/firm, Carpet starting to look shabby. spacious room heat/ac /wifi easy to workand control.. Tv remote is very dated and no tv guide chanel to view/use. Staff very efficient freindly and knowledgeable. Breakfast selection was. All carbs, coffee scambled eggs n sausage . kitchen Hostess. Very freindly.. Highly recommended... More 

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HIEXBarrieAdmin, Manager at Holiday Inn Express Barrie, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing the Holiday Inn Express & Suites Barrie. We appreciate that you have highly recommended our property and enjoyed your recent 1st time visit! We agree with you that our team is efficient, friendly and knowledgeable! Your feedback is very important to us and we make adjustments whenever possible. We will be starting some upgrades very shortly... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I stayed at this hotel with my mother on a recent overnight trip too Barrie, as we were heading further down and thought we would make a stop in Barrie for pleasure. We were greeted with your very friendly staff, and she informed us of a couple hockey teams that were staying at our hotel the same time we were,... More 

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HIEXBarrieAdmin, Manager at Holiday Inn Express Barrie, responded to this review

Thank you for recommending our hotel! We are pleased you enjoyed your recent stay at our property and that our breakfast exceeded your expectations! We have great staff and it is wonderful to know you found them so friendly. Our staff want to ensure all of our guests have a great stay! We provide strict group policies and procedures and... More 

Mississauga, Ontario, Canada
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136 reviews 136 reviews
19 hotel reviews
132 helpful votes 132 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Holiday Inn Express is a mid-priced hotel chain within the InterContinental Hotels Group family of brands catering to business travelers and short-term stays. This particular Holiday Inn Express is pet-friendly and just off Highway 400 close to downtown Barrie on Bryne Drive. Checking in is quick and easy. Amenities include a business centre, free breakfast, free parking, a fitness centre,... More 

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HIEXBarrieAdmin, Manager at Holiday Inn Express Barrie, responded to this review

We are pleased you enjoyed your stay at our property. We appreciate all of your positive comments and feedback. Many guests enjoy the complimentary Hot Express Start Breakfast and we offer trays for those guests who prefer to dine in the comfort of their guestroom. Our location remains a favourite as guests enjoy the convenience of walking to restaurants, shopping... More 

Sudbury Canada
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37 reviews 37 reviews
13 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stopover on our way to Niagara falls. Location is great for us since it's beside my husband's favourite computer store. There are also other stores and restaurants in the area. We also needed a place that could accommodate a dog. The room was clean. Gym has all of the basics and is well maintained. Lotsa variety for breakfast, very good... More 

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HIEXBarrieAdmin, Manager at Holiday Inn Express Barrie, responded to this review

It is great to receive such wonderful comments about our hotel. Our location is a favourite for our guests as they can enjoy shopping, restaurants and entertainment all within walking distance! We appreciate your remarks about our the cleanliness of our property, the equipment in the fitness room and our complimentary Hot Express Start Breakfast. It was a pleasure to... More 

Sudbury, Canada
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162 reviews 162 reviews
23 hotel reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

If you read other reviews, My preferred choice is HI Express.....mostly because of their standard bed and beddings.....comfort and convenience.....they are usually close to major highways so easy to get too.....in and out and back on the road.........if I have not mentionned before, always have a small fridge, so great for the long distance travellers.....to keep the perishables.......have to admit... More 

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HIEXBarrieAdmin, Manager at Holiday Inn Express Barrie, responded to this review

Thank you for being a loyal IHG guest and we are pleased to know your preferred choice is the Holiday Inn Express! Many of our guests enjoy our convenient location and the mini fridge and microwave in all of our guestrooms. We appreciate all of your input and recommendations! We are excited to be making some significant changes in the... More 

Ontario
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170 reviews 170 reviews
40 hotel reviews
99 helpful votes 99 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2015

Location 10/10 Staff 10/10 – exceptional staff Size of room 10/10 Comfort of bed 10/10 Quality of linens (9/10) Heat/cool of room 9/10 (difficult to moderate between hot and cold) Amenities in room 9/10 (no lotion) Level of noise 10/10 (heard very little from adjacent rooms) Housekeeping (10/10) - was glad to leave a tip as they did an excellent... More 

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HIEXBarrieAdmin, Manager at Holiday Inn Express Barrie, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to share your comments. We are happy to know you had a positive experience and found our team to be exceptional! We appreciate you recommending our hotel and all of your great input! We are excited about some updates being made in 2015! We look forward to having the pleasure of you staying with... More 

Petawawa, Canada
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015

I stayed here on the 23 of January with plans to stay another night. Overall the room was spacious, clean and the bed was comfortable. The hotel is close to the highway and a handful of restaurants. There is a lot of traffic during the day ( but that is just barrie haha). The downfall for me was the noise.... More 

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HIEXBarrieAdmin, Manager at Holiday Inn Express Barrie, responded to this review

Your feedback is important to us as we want all of our guests to enjoy their stay. We appreciate you positive remarks about our comfortable beds, the variety at breakfast and our clean and spacious guestrooms. We apologize during your visit there was additional noise due to the team staying on the weekend. The majority of groups that stay at... More 

Kitchener, Canada
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31 reviews 31 reviews
9 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

We stayed for one night. At check in the attendant warned that there were a lot of kids around and to make sure to tell her if they were too noisy. The noise lasted only for a few minutes around 8:30 pm. The free breakfast was great. It was open from 6:30 am even on a Sunday morning. It included... More 

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HIEXBarrieAdmin, Manager at Holiday Inn Express Barrie, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to share your comments. Our staff does a great job ensuring our teams follow the rules, policies and regulations. The majority of the teams are respectful to the other guests staying at the hotel. We are glad you found our breakfast to be good and our hotel to be both clean and comfortable. We... More 

Port Elgin, Canada
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50 reviews 50 reviews
4 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

Only a single night stay but a very comfortable room at a reasonable price - exactly what we have come to expect from this chain. Room was spacious and clean, bed was comfortable. Breakfast is basic but good - all we needed.

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HIEXBarrieAdmin, Manager at Holiday Inn Express Barrie, responded to this review

We have many loyal IHG guests that appreciate the value and convenience of Holiday Inn Express & Suites. We are happy to know we were able to meet all of your expectations! Thank you for sharing your comments and we look forward to your next visit. More 

Toronto, Canada
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13 reviews 13 reviews
9 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

I really liked, with the exception of the bathroom, our room. Two queen beds, very comfortable and a decent amount of space in the room. I was pleased with how quiet the room was.The bathroom sadly was one of those bathrooms where the door barely opens as it clears the toilet by barely a millimeter - so it was very... More 

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HIEXBarrieAdmin, Manager at Holiday Inn Express Barrie, responded to this review

It is nice to receive feedback from our guests. We are glad to know you found our rooms to be comfortable and spacious! We appreciate your remarks about the bathroom and cleaning products and we will be further discussing with our housekeeping team. It is great to know you found our front desk staff to be pleasant and you had... More 

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