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Holiday Inn Austin NW Plaza/Arboretum

3.0 of 5 8901 Business Park Drive, Austin, TX 78759
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Los Angeles, California
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24 reviews 24 reviews
13 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I recently stayed at this Holiday Inn. The hotel is going through a remodel which is great for them but lousy if your staying there. The workers start early in the morning and don't let you sleep in. I understand during the week as I would be gone early for work but on the weekend too? I was woken up... More 

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Larry G, General Manager at Holiday Inn Austin NW Plaza/Arboretum, responded to this review

Dear Manuel S, I apologize for the renovation/construction inconvenience you experienced during your stay. We do our very best to make sure our guest's are aware of the renovation prior to check in. Your feedback is important and will be addressed. Thank you for acknowledging our great staff. We hope to serve you again once renovation is complete. Thank you,... More 

Dublin, Ireland
Top Contributor
58 reviews 58 reviews
48 hotel reviews
97 helpful votes 97 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I booked this hotel through expedia convinced it was a different hotel Holiday Inn Express in the same area but rated very high on TA. I only realized a few days before we travelled but I couldnt change this reservation as it was non refundable, so we had to stick to it. Hotel was ok, but for the price we... More 

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Larry G, General Manager at Holiday Inn Austin NW Plaza/Arboretum, responded to this review

Dear izakrak, Thank you for you recent stay and feedback. Your feedback is important to us and will be addressed. We look forward to hosting you again in the future. Wishing you safe travels. Thank you, Larry G. General Manager More 

Cork
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18 reviews 18 reviews
10 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Quite expensive for what you get. No bar in hotel, no minibar in room. Shower broken when I arrived, thankfully was immediately relocated to a room with functioning shower when I called the front desk. Breakfast was okay but only paper & plastic cups, plates and cutlery. Lobby area small and not really comfortable. No place to just lounge. Alright... More 

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Larry G, General Manager at Holiday Inn Austin NW Plaza/Arboretum, responded to this review

Hello and thank you for your post. We appreciate your feedback and will address your concerns. Our renovations will be complete within the next 3 months and hope to serve you again once they are complete. Thank you, Larry G. General Manager More 

Austin, Texas
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48 reviews 48 reviews
6 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

The building itself is lovely, with an indoor/outdoor pool and an indoor terrac3e. The rooms are fine. However, the food is lousy; even the coffee is undrinkable (and we are not very picky about our coffee). There was a fire drill while we were in the building, the staff wasn't very helpful, and all the staff offered for a protracted... More 

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Larry G, General Manager at Holiday Inn Austin NW Plaza/Arboretum, responded to this review

Dear Jake662013, Thank you for your recent stay and feedback. I apologize we did not meet your expectations. Your comments are important to us and they will addressed. Thank you, Larry G. General Manager More 

Grapevine, Texas
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37 reviews 37 reviews
10 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Checked in after a UT football game and another customer was having some issues with her reservation. Headed towards my room and had to dodge about 20 plates of room service trays laying in the hallway. The room was OK, but could have been cleaned better. I woke up numerous times during the night because of door slamming down our... More 

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Larry G, General Manager at Holiday Inn Austin NW Plaza/Arboretum, responded to this review

Dear Chris S, I apologize we failed to meet your expectations during your recent stay with us. It is our goal to provide the very best guest experience and I once again apologize we failed to provide that for you. Your comments are important to us and we will address your concerns. Thank you, Larry G. General Manager More 

Graham, Texas
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155 reviews 155 reviews
23 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

Came to Austin for the Texas Book Festival and used points to stay here. Great hotel - clean, comfortable, very nice staff. Had lunch at the bar and breakfast at the restaurant and was great. About a $25 cab ride to Capital area but made up for it in savings. Highly recommend.

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Larry G, General Manager at Holiday Inn Austin NW Plaza/Arboretum, responded to this review

Hello and thank you for your October 2014 stay with us. Our goal is to provide the very best experience for our guest's at a competitve rate. I am pleased that our staff was able to provide both for you. We will be offering a brand new product in early 2015 and hope to serve you again soon. Thank you,... More 

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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

This was a surprise find. It is located in an odd area but it was easy to get to southwest Austin where I had business. The non refundable internet price was 100.00 plus tax and this included breakfast. The breakfast was excellent. It was so large I could not eat it all. This was not a continental breakfast. They gave... More 

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Larry G, General Manager at Holiday Inn Austin NW Plaza/Arboretum, responded to this review

Hello and thank you for your July 2014 stay with us. Our goal is to provide the very best guest service at a competitive rate. I am pleased that our staff provided both for you. The property has started a complete renovation and will be offering a brand new product in early 2015, which will include a shuttle. We hope... More 

Addison, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

I was traveling during a UT football home-game weekend, and my hotel arrangements at another hotel had gotten cancelled by a person I was sharing the room with. Thus, we got stranded as everywhere was booked. I called this hotel (Holiday Inn Austin Northwest) and gave them my situation. Alex at the front desk found a way to get me... More 

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Larry G, General Manager at Holiday Inn Austin NW Plaza/Arboretum, responded to this review

Hello and thank you for sharing your feedback with us regarding your recent stay. On behalf of the entire hotel and staff, I also want to thank you for your service to our Country. I am happy that we were able to accommodate you during a very busy weekend in Austin and I am equally happy that we exceeded your... More 

Christchurch, New Zealand
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33 reviews 33 reviews
20 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

The hotel is fine but if you don't have a car it's quite a journey to get there from the likes of the Megabus depot -about $30US for a taxi. If you are prepared to walk for about 30 minutes from the hotel you can access the Metro buses and get downtown, which I did -$2 or $3 for a... More 

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Larry G, General Manager at Holiday Inn Austin NW Plaza/Arboretum, responded to this review

Hello and thank you for your recent post. We continue to look for ways to improve our guest's experience. Once the total property renovation is complete in early 2015, a hotel shuttle will be available for our guests. We haven't defined the areas/locations we will provide transportation to at this point, but we are confident our guest's will be happy... More 

London, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

I've been here a few times now, the staff are friendly and the rooms are okay, all what you'd expect for a fairly cheap hotel. My big problem with this place that makes it a last resort choice for me is how incredibly slow the Internet is, consistently, I can't even stream music online, webpages take half a minute to... More 

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Larry G, General Manager at Holiday Inn Austin NW Plaza/Arboretum, responded to this review

Thank you for your post and feedback. One of the key areas that will be addressed during our renovation is our WiFi bandwidth. You can expect much quicker access with the ability to stream and download from the Internet. We will be offering a brand new product and hope to serve you again in the future. Thank you, General Manager More 

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Address: 8901 Business Park Drive, Austin, TX 78759
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Location: United States > Texas > Austin
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Holiday Inn Austin NW Plaza/Arboretum 3*
Number of rooms: 194
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