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Holiday Inn Express - Hotel & Suites

2.5 of 5 Hotel   |   1119 East Tyler Street, Athens, TX 75751
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Ranked #2 of 8 Hotels in Athens
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 6 days ago
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This is absolutely the best hotel In a small town I have ever stayed at. From the front desk staff, clean rooms to the breakfast goodies, everything was perfect! When checking, in the front desk clerk went above and beyond to accommodate us and was so friendly.

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Melbourne, Florida
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4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stay here every year and love that we can walk to Appleby's for lunch or dinner. Breakfast is very nice and offers a variety of options. We always take an apple to our horse. The staff is excellent and I like having internet access (member of the rewards club).

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Dallas, Texas
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31 reviews 31 reviews
10 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed here based on the location and it's ranking on this website. We certainly weren't disappointed. The room was huge and could actually accommodate a love seat were the hotel so inclined. What it did have were extremely comfortable beds and pillows. A good sized bathroom and a fridge and microwave. We ate the complementary breakfast and it was... More

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Tyler, Texas
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44 reviews 44 reviews
14 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

Staff was friendly. Happy hour consisted of canned drinks, some wings in a crock pot, Lays potato chips, and oatmeal raisin cookies. Even though my room was nonsmoking, I could smell a faint smell of smoke when first opening the door each time I returned to the room. The room was very clean. The bed was comfortable, I slept really... More

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16 reviews 16 reviews
5 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Holiday Inn offered everything we want in a hotel. Great customer service, friendly and helpful staff, as well as quiet and clean rooms. Our room was huge! More than enough room for our scuba gear and suitcases. Breakfast was great. Love the pancake maker!! We will be back!

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Cheyenne A, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express - Hotel & Suites, responded to this review

Dear Drake407, Thank you for the review of our hotel and staff here in Athens! We love having you scuba divers come to stay. I don't know if anyone informed you but we also have a discounted rate for anyone coming to dive, just ask for the scuba park rate when you make your reservation. We will be glad to... More

Leesivlle, United States
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5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

Warm friendly greeting upon arrival. Every expectation was exceeded. Great clean room. Good breakfast. Front desk staff was very friendly professional! Room was clean quiet and well maintained. Not only will I stay here again. But I will make travel plans to make this hotel a stop over spot

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Cheyenne A, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express - Hotel & Suites, responded to this review

Andrew, Thank you for your excellent review of our facility! I'm so proud and thrilled that my staff was able to provide you with exceptional service and make your stay comfortable and relaxing. We are very glad that you will be staying with us again and we look forward to caring for you and your family the next time you... More

Houston, Texas, United States
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

We went to Athens, Texas for the weekend to spend a Saturday diving at Athens Scuba Park. We booked a regular room with a king sized bed. When we checked into our room, we were pleasantly surprised to receive a suite. Our room was very big and had a refrigerator, microwave, and sofa in a little sitting area. The hotel... More

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Cecilia H, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express - Hotel & Suites, responded to this review

Dear Jewel K, Thanks for a great review. We are truly glad you enjoyed your stay and all the amenities we could offer you. It's our pleasure to have you stay with us again next time you make it to Athens, Texas. Have a great day! More

Boise, Idaho
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014 via mobile

Nice newer clean hotel, very quiet. Upon check-in the front desk lady was very courteous, well way to courteous, more less over the top annoying. It's nice to be greeted, but she must have been lonely, what normally takes five minutes tops to check in, turned into nearly a half hour. Once she was finished I did get to enjoy... More

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Cecilia H, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express - Hotel & Suites, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Harkness, Thanks for taking time to give us a great review, We are glad you enjoyed your stay. We would like to apologize for the inconvenience our Guest Service Agent cost you. This issue has been addressed appropriately. We sure would like to have you stay again. Have a great Day. More

Dallas
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61 reviews 61 reviews
24 hotel reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

I only stayed one night, but I enjoyed the time while there. This place is close to Walmart and the Texas Freshwater Center. It is a typical HI Express. The staff was friendly, but when I checked in, there was only one guy at the counter and he was on the phone, ignoring the line of people waiting there in... More

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Atttx, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express - Hotel & Suites, responded to this review

Luggnutt- Thank you for taking the time to share you constructive feedback about our hotel in regards to your most recent stay. I have reviewed your comments and shared them with my team. We have addressed the noise issue with the AC unit, as well as I have coached our Front Desk Team on acknowledging guests in front of them... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

Love seat sleeper sofa in King Suite was very terrible; worst I have ever seen. I killed a large spider in the room. Toilet paper holders were also terrible and did not work. Air conditioning worked great. A herd of elephants was staying above us.

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Atttx, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express - Hotel & Suites, responded to this review

Gene W- Thank you for your constructive feedback in regards to your most recent stay with us at the Holiday Inn Express Athens, Tx. We strive to provide fresh clean rooms and I am sorry we did not meet your expectations. I have met with my housekeeping and maintenance team and we have addressed your issues in regards to the... More

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Additional Information about Holiday Inn Express - Hotel & Suites

Address: 1119 East Tyler Street, Athens, TX 75751
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Location: United States > Texas > Athens
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Holiday Inn Express - Hotel & Suites 2.5*
Number of rooms: 66
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