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Holiday Inn Express Marana

2.5 of 5 Hotel   |   8373 Cracker Barrel Road, Marana, AZ 85743
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Ranked #2 of 4 hotels in Marana
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
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Hampton,Va
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This hotel is next to the freeway, so is great for the casual or business traveler. Shopping and restaurants are close by. Downtown Tucson is only a few miles south on I-10. There are many outdoor activities nearby. I only stayed for one night, but the room was very comfortable and fairly priced. There is a very good breakfast each... More

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New Castle, Delaware
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11 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We has stated at the Holiday Inn Express in Las Cruces and really liked it, so we booked this stay the next night. Most Holiday Inn Express are relatively new and thus location was in that same category. Very convenient location just north of Tucson. That allowed an early start towards Hoover Dam and Vegas without having to deal with... More

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Rose H, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express Marana, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to leave a review. We certainly do apologize for the parking situation. It is my pleasure to inform you that the second parking space dedicated to "Manager" has been removed. As a convenience to our guests, we offer laundry soap at the front desk. We look forward to serving your lodging needs again in... More

Tucson
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed here over July 4th. What a great hotel! It had a good breakfast and great coffee! The room was clean and the pillows were comfortable! The bathroom was very clean.It was very close to everything I needed!! Will stay again and recommend it highly!!

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Rose H, Front Office Manager at Holiday Inn Express Marana, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words. Upon your return, we hope you will have a chance to relax and cool off by our wonderful swimming pool or even try our fresh, hot cookies in the afternoon. Safe travels! More

San Antonio, Texas
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82 reviews 82 reviews
14 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

On the northwest side of Tucson headed out of town, made for a good start in the morning when headed toward San Diego. Very new side of town with a large selection of restaurants and retail stores for anything that might be needed. Good access off and on the interstate.

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Rose H, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express Marana, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to post a review. Our location is very convenient to shopping and dining. We are a great place for lodging when traveling and getting that early morning start. It is our hope that you allow us to serve your lodging needs when you are in our area. Safe Travels. More

Burbank, California
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

This hotel is well placed just west of Tucson, perfect for people going to to Phoenix. The hotel and room were very clean and the staff was accommodating. I made my reservation hours before I arrived and I checked in without a problem. The only problem I had was the air conditioning was off in the room and the temperature... More

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Rose H, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express Marana, responded to this review

Thank you for posting a review. Our location is convenient for those looking to shop, bike, relax or have a great meal. Thank you for informing us about the temperature in your room, this is not the first impression we hope to create. Please accept our apologies for any unpleasantness this may have caused. I will meet with all departments... More

Top Contributor
50 reviews 50 reviews
27 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2014

The hotel is near where we needed to stay for business. The room was clean but the bed was soft. I personally like a very hard mattress. The breakfast selection was terrible and so I choose to eat outside the hotel even though breakfast was included. Many good restaurants are within walking distance or a short car ride away across... More

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Rose H, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express Marana, responded to this review

We value guest feedback such as yours. I am pleased to inform you that we are expanding our breakfast items. Our location is very convenient to local restaurants, shopping centers and movie theaters. There is also a beautiful walking path within walking distance along the Santa Cruz River. Upon your return visit please speak with a clerk, so they may... More

Chandler, Arizona
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50 reviews 50 reviews
32 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2014

The rooms are spacious and beds are comfortable. I would have given this a 5 rating if not for the very odd smell in the room that never went away even with the window open. The hallway smelled like cigarettes. Hotel breakfast was good, had wonderful cinnamon rolls. The hotel seriously would have been great other than the smells.

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Rose H, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express Marana, responded to this review

We appreciate your review. Thank you for making us aware of the smell near your sleeping room.We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed our marvelous breakfast, we just added new items. We offer two floors that are dedicated to non smoking. Please advise the clerk on your next visit so that we may select one of these rooms for... More

Spokane, Washington
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24 reviews 24 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2014

Worst hotel stay in my 25 years of business travel. Required to sign a statement that we would not smoke in the room, but apparently everyone else smoked in there. The windows were covered with very dirty little kid hand prints. Went to my father's funeral with the kids and I smelling like we spent the night in an ashtray.

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Rose H, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express Marana, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to post a review. Our condolences go out to you and your family. We apologize for the subpar condition of the room. We have taken measures to make sure that this does not happen to another guest. We would greatly appreciate the opportunity to serve you and your families lodging needs when visiting Tucson. More

Palm Springs
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2014

Stayed there this past weekend, it was great. Gina at the front desk was very accommodating and has a wonderful upbeat personality, and is very helpful. The room was great, the beds and pillows quite wonderful, breakfast in the morning was very good value as a part of the room cost. Opted to stay in a suite to have the... More

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Rose H, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express Marana, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to share your wonderful experience. Gina is a wonderful asset to our establishment. All of our staff members go above and beyond to ensure that all our guest feel as if they are at home. Upon your return you will be able to enjoy our expanded breakfast menu. See you soon! More

Sun City West, Arizona
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2014

We stayed here because we had had such a good experience at the HIE in Ozona, TX. It was pretty disappointing, not nearly as nice and starting to look a little shopworn. The carpet in the elevator was filthy and the one in our room was none too clean either. It was vacuumed, but needed shampooing.The bathroom floor had a... More

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Rose H, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express Marana, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. Please accept our apologies for the inconvenience you encountered during your stay. We are in the process of replacing the carpets and adding tile to the elevators. There is now an ordinance preventing the train to blow it's whistle during certain hours. Upon your return visit please speak with a... More

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Address: 8373 Cracker Barrel Road, Marana, AZ 85743
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Location: United States > Arizona > Marana
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Holiday Inn Express Marana 2.5*
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Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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Welcome to the Holiday Inn Express Hotel at Marana, Arizona! Our hotel has 83 rooms on three floors, interior corridors and elevator service. We offer suites with whirlpool. We have an outdoor pool and fitness center to add to your stay. The hotel offers a complimentary continental breakfast for our guests each morning. There are restaurants within walking distance. Our meeting space will accommodate up to 40 people for your business meeting or social function. ... more   less 
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