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Holiday Inn Express Ames

2.5 of 5 Hotel   |   2600 E. 13Th Street, Ames, IA 50010
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Ranked #4 of 18 Hotels in Ames
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
mnbiker76 Bloomington, Minnesota
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  • Cleanliness
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Bloomington, Minnesota
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a nice stay at the holiday inn express in November. The hotel was nice and clean. Staff was helpful. It was a good value. The location was convenient to the highway and close enough to town. The morning breakfast was fair. The package machine was fun and the rolls were excellent

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PatriotHospitality, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express Ames, responded to this review

Thank you for the 5 star rating! We do appreciate the feedback and use it as a way to continually improve how we deliver exceptional service and quality. Glad to hear you enjoyed the breakfast! Hope to see you back should your travels return you to the Ames Iowa area. More

Odenthal, Germany
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67 reviews 67 reviews
27 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed for one night at the HI Express in Ames and it was a nice stay. The room was very spacious and the bed and pillows were comfortable. The staff was very friendly and helpful. I had troubles with the internet so I called the front desk. Less than a few minutes later, tech support called me and quickly... More

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PatriotHospitality, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express Ames, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review of the Holiday Inn Express. We do apologize you were inconvenienced with the internet. However, happy to hear, it was resolved timely and to your satisfaction. Holiday Inn Express will begin undergoing a renvoatiion beginning first quarter of next year. We encourage you to stop by and see our progress. More

Broken Arrow, Oklahoma
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great hotel. Breakfast wasn't fantastic, but was good. Service was good and location was good. Would stay there again in a heart beat. Location is good, right off of the interstate and has good proximity to a gas station.

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PatriotHospitality, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express Ames, responded to this review

Thank you for the 5 star rating! We do appreciate your feedback and are excited to hear you enjoyed your stay. The Holiday Inn Express looks forward to seeing you should your travels return you to the Ames, Iowa area. More

Kansas City
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39 reviews 39 reviews
32 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed on a Monday night in November. Check in was quick and smooth. Becca was very nice and quick to check me in. Since I'm a Platinum member they upgraded me to a jacuzzi suite which was very nice but very wasted on a businessman traveling alone. They had cookies and a bowl of candy at the front desk when... More

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PatriotHospitality, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express Ames, responded to this review

Thank you for the 4 star rating and for being a valued PLATINUM member of our IHG Loyalty Club. We not only value your business at our hotel, but at all of our brands. We find that having hot fresh homemade cookies at the desk promotes a positive guest experience. Additionally, having an awesome staff member Becca, is a perfect... More

Saint Paul, Minnesota
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice, clean hotel in a safe neighborhood are of Ames. Breakfast are was nice and clean, and well stocked. front desk staff was friendly and helpful and room was well cleaned. Would stay here again..... no issues

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PatriotHospitality, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express Ames, responded to this review

Thank you for the 5 star rating! We do appreciate the feedback and are excited to hear you enjoyed your stay. Our team hopes to see you back should your travels return you to the Ames Iowa area. More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a great time staying at Holiday inn in Ames IA. Employees were great, friendly and even help us finding different places to eat while we were stay at there faculty. Every day they would welcome us with fresh made chocolate chip cookies. Thanks to all employees. Had a great time staying at Holiday inn in Ames IA. Employees were... More

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PatriotHospitality, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express Ames, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review! We are very happy to see the 5 star rating! It is the goal of the Holiday Inn Express to ensure each guest has a positive memorable experience. Olivia the Orchard made her debut only a few weeks ago. She enjoys seeing all of the guests every day and from... More

Parkersburg, West Virginia
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a very friendly and accommodating hotel, and surprisingly quiet given the proximity to the freeway and a major street. The room was spotlessly cleaned each day and amenities replaced. Breakfast was good and the person in charge of the breakfast was accessible and amenable to requests. On the downside, the exercise equipment (treadmill, eliptical) was not in top... More

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PatriotHospitality, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express Ames, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to rate the Holiday Inn Express. We do apologize you found our fitness equipment subpar. Begining the first part of next year, we will be going through a renovation which will include a complete overhaul of the fitness area. We do encourage you to stop by and see our progress! Our team is confident... More

Dryden
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15 reviews 15 reviews
10 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great place to stop if you are travelling I35. Easy to get to off the interstate, not far from great restaurants. Excellent experience at check-in with John. He made us feel like we were at home. Rooms were clean, beds comfortable, quiet, excellent sleep. Breakfast was excellent.

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PatriotHospitality, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express Ames, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to rate the Holiday Inn Express 4 stars! We do appreciate your feedback and use it as a way to continually improve how we deliver exceptional service and quality. John is truly an asset here at the hotel. I have shown him this survey and it has put a smile on his face. Thank... More

Mize, Mississippi
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Clean, up to date, free wi-fi. And close to I-35, but not close enough to hear the traffic. Typical breakfast. I stay At Hotels year round with Work and I must say this is one of the better holiday Inns express All And All great Hotel

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PatriotHospitality, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express Ames, responded to this review

Thank you for being a loyal customer of IHG. We do appreciate your continued business both at our hotel and at our brands. The Holiday Inn Express strives to ensure each guest has a positive memorable experience. We have met our goal with you and truly appreciate the 5 star rating. Should your travels ever return you to the Ames... More

Leawood, Kansas
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a great stay. Room was basic but very clean, beds very comfy, no noise. Only problem was smell of cigarette smoke which surprised us but only in hallway - didn't make it into our room. Front desk staff very friendly. The best part of our visit was breakfast! Larry welcomed us and taught us how to work the... More

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PatriotHospitality, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express Ames, responded to this review

Thank you for the 5 star review!! Larry truly is a gem. He is a valued team member who works hard to ensure each guest leaves with 100% satisfaction. I know this survey will make him smile. More

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Address: 2600 E. 13Th Street, Ames, IA 50010
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Location: United States > Iowa > Ames
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Holiday Inn Express Ames 2.5*
Number of rooms: 74
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